Porsche is recalling 193,259 vehicles from the 2003 to 2020 model years with improperly installed headlight components.
In affected vehicles, the caps covering the horizontal adjustment screws of the low beam headlights are missing, which could allow the headlights to deviate from their ideal setting, according to a. recall report submitted by Porsche to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on September 13.
According to the recall notice, if the headlights are not adjusted properly, they may not provide enough light for the road or may increase glare for oncoming drivers.
Porsche Cayenne S Transsyberia
The recall includes the Macan and Cayenne SUV crossovers, the Panamera hatchback, and the Cayman S sports car. Affected vehicles have been identified through production records, but the problem is not uniform across all models. variant and five samples. For example, it is only related to 2020 MacanMacan S 2015 and 2018, Macan Turbo 2015 and Cayman S.
Many Cayenne models are affected. The list includes base models for 2003-2006, 2008-2014 and 2016-2017, as well as the Cayenne Diesel (2013-2015), Cayenne GTS (2008-2010, 2013-2014, 2016), Cayenne S ( 2003-2006, 2008-2009, 2011-2015), Cayenne S E-Hybrid (2015), Cayenne S Hybrid (2011-2014), Cayenne S Transsyberia (2010), Cayenne Turbo (2006, 2008-2015) and Cayenne Turbo S (2006, 2009-2010, 2014, 2016).
2013 Porsche Panamera GTS
Affected Panamera models include the base model and Panamera 4 from 2011-2016, as well as Panamera 4S (2010-2016), Panamera GTS (2013-2016), Panamera S (2010-2016), Panamera S E -Hybrid (2015-2016), Panamera S Hybrid (2012-2014), Panamera Turbo (2010-2016) and Panamera Turbo S (2012-2016).
Starting October 29, Porsche will mail owners notices asking them to bring their vehicles to dealers for a free installation of any missing caps. Vehicle owners looking for more information can contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243 and refer to the recall number ANB4.