1990 PORSCHE 911 Recall - Recall ID 6386

1990 PORSCHE 911 Recall

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NHTSA Campaign Number: 93V204000 
Vehicle/Equipment Make: PORSCHE 
Vehicle/Eqipment Model: 911 
Model Year: 1990 
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Mfg Component Desc: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS 
Mfg Involved in Recall: PORSCHE CARS N.A. INC. 
Manufacture Dates: 04-01-88 through 01-01-92 
Type of Report: (V) Vehicle 
Potential # of Units Affected: 11,346 
Date Owner Notified by Mfg: 01-03-94 
Recall Initiated By: MFR 
Mfg Responsible for Recall: PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA, INC. 
Report Recieved Date: 12-07-93 
Record Creation Date: 12-16-93 
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Defect Summary: AFTER THE ENGINE HAS BEEN TURNED OFF, THE REAR HEATER WILL AUTOMATICALLY OPERATE IN ORDER TO DISSIPATE HEAT IN THE ENGINE HEATING SYSTEM. DURING THIS OPERATION, THE RESISTOR FOR THE REAR HEATER BLOWER CAN BECOME OVERLOADED DUE TO A BINDING OR SEIZED REAR HEATER BLOWER. 
Consequence Summary: THE OVERLOADED RESISTOR CAN CREATE HEAT SUFFICIENT TOIGNITE THE PLASTIC AIR PIPE TO WHICH IT IS CONNECTED, RESULTING IN AN ENGINECOMPARTMENT FIRE. 
Corrective Summary: PORSCHE DEALERS WILL INSTALL A NEW RESISTOR CONTAINING A CIRCUIT BREAKER. 
Notes: SYSTEM: HEATER; WATER; DEFROSTER; CIRCUIT BREAKER.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES.NOTE: IF YOUR VEHICLE IS PRESENTED TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPONSERVICE DATE AND THE REMEDY IS NOT PROVIDED WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME AND FREEOF CHARGE OR THE REMEDY DOES NOT CORRECT THE DEFECT OR NONCOMPLIANCE, PLEASECONTACT PORSCHE SERVICE CENTER AT 1-800-545-8039. ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONALHIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-800-424-9393. 
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1990 PORSCHE 911 Recall - Recall ID 6386 for PORSCHE 911 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

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