The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/0523/17

Product:  Passenger car

Name: Boxster, Cayman, 911

Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles affected were produced between 7/10/2015 and 26/9/2016.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Porsche

Type / number of model:  EC type-approvals: e13*2007/46*1607*00 - 03, e13*2007/46*1187*12 - 15 Types: 982, 991

Risk type: Fire
The mounting screws for the fuel pipe on the fuel injectors may shear off due to stress corrosion cracking. This could lead to the fuel pipe becoming detached and fuel may leak into the engine compartment.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  Passenger car

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands