Porsche Recalls Various Model Year 2020-2021 Cayenne Models Due to Missing Passenger Seat Back Heating Element

Porsche North America recalled 136 vehicles due to potential safety risk.

The vehicles included in the recall are the following:

  • Model year 2021 Cayenne GTS
  • Cayenne GTS Coupe
  • Model year 2020-2021 Cayenne Coupe
  • Cayenne S Coupe
  • Cayenne E-Hybrid Coupe

The passenger seat back heating element was not installed and may affect the calibration of the Occupant Classification System.

The may result in failure of the front passenger airbag to deploy, increasing the risk of injury.

Dealers will install a heating element free of charge.

Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed June 27, 2021.

There have been no reported incidents or injuries to date.


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