June 8, 2003
Porsche Has Recalled the 2002 GT2
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the
Make : PORSCHE Model : GT2 Year : 2002
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 03V209000
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 32
CERTAIN COUPE (TWO SEATER) PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE
REQUIREMENTS OF PART 567, CERTIFICATION. THE GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT RATING IS
INCORRECT ON THE CERTIFICATION LABEL. THE LISTED GVWR IS 4,244 POUNDS AND
THE CORRECT VALUE SHOULD BE 3,814 POUNDS.
DEALERS WILL INSTALL A CORRECTED CERTIFICATION LABEL. (THIS RECALL WILL BE
CONDUCTED IN CONJUNCTION WITH PORSCHES PREVIOUS RECALL A303/03V-027 ON THE
SAME VEHICLES FOR A FMVSS NO. 225 NONCOMPLIANCE). OWNER NOTIFICATION IS
EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING JUNE 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN
AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE
REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT PORSCHE AT 1-800-767-7243.
PORSCHE RECALL NO. A207.
Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list
auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
How many did you hear
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