2012 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Recalls
RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 3 official 2012 Porsche Cayenne Turbo recalls. Find out if your 2012 Porsche Cayenne Turbo needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.
The pin that secures the brake pedal may separate, resulting in the brake pedal becoming dislodged, and preventing the brakes from being applied. This would result in the increased risk of an accident.
Recalls on your Porsche must be performed by a Porsche dealership. Porsche will notify known owners of affected vehicles (a timetable for this notification is not available as of the time of this writing). If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Porsche dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.
Certain turbo models are being recalled because the turbo charger may fail, allowing oil to be drawn into the exhaust system and resulting in excessive smoke and an increased risk of fire.
Porsche will notify owners of affected vehicles during July, 2012. If you notice excess smoke from the exhaust, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.
One or both headlight assembly may come loose and/or detach from the fender.
Porsche will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning February 23, 2012. If you are experiencing problems with your headlights, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.