AMB5: Porsche Taycan Electrical system: Propulsion system: Traction motor: Controller: Software

Recall date

Recall no.

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2020-2021 Taycan Turbo, Taycan Turbo S, Taycan 4S, 2021 Taycan, Taycan Cross Turismo, Taycan Turbo S Cross Turismo, Taycan 4S Cross Turismo, and Taycan Turbo Cross Turismo vehicles. The monitoring software can incorrectly detect a fault and shutdown the power train, causing a loss of motive power.

Recall consequence
A loss of motive power increases the risk of a crash.

Recall action
Dealers will reprogram the power electronics and the engine control unit, free of charge. Owner notification letters were mailed July 30, 2021. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AMB5.
These ones always scare me. The ones that can increase the risk of crashing and accidents. Not that I have one but I will be getting the word out as I know someone who does have one. Not sure if this is his model or not!