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Porsche recalls 142 vehicles because the ski bag straps were made with the wrong thread.

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Porsche Ski Bag Recall Issued For Macans and Cayennes
Porsche recalls 142 vehicles because the ski bag straps were made with the wrong thread.

— Porsche is recalling 142 vehicles equipped with optional ski bags because the fastening straps may have been manufactured with the wrong thread.

  • 2017 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S
  • 2017 Porsche Cayenne Turbo
  • 2017 Porsche Cayenne Plug-in Hybrid
  • 2017 Porsche Cayenne GTS
  • 2017 Porsche Cayenne Plug-in Hybrid Platinum Edition
  • 2017 Porsche Macan Turbo
  • 2017 Porsche Macan GTS
  • 2017-2018 Porsche Cayenne S
  • 2017-2018 Porsche Macan
  • 2017-2018 Porsche Cayenne Platinum Edition
  • 2017-2018 Porsche Macan S
  • 2018 Porsche Cayenne

The wrong thread can cause the seams of the strap to tear and leave the ski bag unsecured in a crash.

The Porsche recall is expected to begin January 27, 2019, when dealers will replace the ski bags.

Customers may contact the automaker at 800-767-7243 and refer to recall number AJ12.

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