Porsche AG — Porsche Panamera (970), 911 (991), Boxster/Cayman (981) and Boxster/Cayman (982) MY2016-2017

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

An airbag control unit with an out of specification capacitor for maintaining power supply may have been installed on the affected vehicles.

What are the hazards?

An out of specification capacitor in the airbag control unit can deploy the airbags and/or seat-belt pretensioners in the vehicle unexpectedly, or can prevent them from deploying in the event of an accident, increasing the risk of injury to vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by mail or can contact their nearest Porsche dealer to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

Affected owners can find their nearest Porsche dealer at https://www.porsche.com/australia/dealersearch/

Traders who sold this product

Official Porsche Centres

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 23 June 2015 - 16 June 2016

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Product category