Porsche Recalls Cayenne, Panamera Over Potential Fuel Leak

Porsche is recalling two models over a potential fuel leak in the fuel injection system that increases the risk of a fire.

The problem: in affected vehicles, the fuel injection system may experience a leak, which increases the risk of a fire in the presence of an ignition source.

Affected vehicles:

  • 2011-2012 Cayenne S Hybrid manufactured April 26, 2011 to August 2, 2012
  • 2011-2012 Panamera S Hybrid manufactured April 26, 2011 to August 2, 2012

Number of vehicles affected: unspecified.

The fix: Porsche will notify owners of the recall and dealers will replace the fuel rails and corresponding seals free of charge to the customer.

Contacts: for more information about the Porsche recall, contact:

  • Porsche customer service: 1-800-767-7243
  • National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline: 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or to

A similar recall also affects other vehicles from the Volkswagen Auto Group, including models from Audi and Volkswagen. Find out about these recalls using the links below:

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