2015 Porsche Cayman recall AE04

Porsche Recall AE04: Hood Lock Upper Components

2015 Porsche Cayman

A failure of the hood latching mechanism may cause the hood to suddenly open during vehicle operation and will severely impede the driver's ability to see out the front windshield, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.

Latches/Locks/Linkages — Hood — Latch

Summary
Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Porsche 911, Boxster, and Cayman vehicles manufactured May 7, 2014, to September 23, 2014. The front hood upper lock components were not manufactured to specification and may fail to securely latch the vehicle's hood during operation.
Actions
Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the lock on the front hood, free of charge. The recall began December 12, 2014. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AE04.
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Date Announced
NOV 04, 2014
Vehicles Affected
1,382
Porsche Recall #
AE04
NHTSA Campaign #
14V698000
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