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SafetyAlerts
October 1, 2003

Porsche Has Recalled the 2003 Cayenne S and Cayenne Turbo

(SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the following information.


Make : PORSCHE Model : CAYENNE S Year : 2003

Make : PORSCHE Model : CAYENNE TURBO Year : 2003

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 03V351000

Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Potential Number Of Units Affected : 270

Summary:
ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, THE AFFECTED VEHICLES MAY BE MISSING THE GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT RATING (GVWR) AND GROSS AXLE WEIGHT RATINGS (GAWR) ON THE CERTIFICATION LABEL AS REQUIRED BY PART 567.4(G)(3) AND (G)(4).

Consequence:
THE VEHICLE OPERATOR WILL NOT BE INFORMED OF THE VEHICLES GVWR AND GAWR.

Remedy:
DEALERS WILL APPLY THE CORRECTED LABEL. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING OCTOBER 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT PORSCHE AT 1-800-545-8039.

Notes:
CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATIONS AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Important Note Regarding Auto Recalls
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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 about?

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