Porsche recalls various model year 2020-2021 Taycan models

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A software error can cause a loss of motive power

Porsche Cars North America is recalling 10,373 model year 2020-2021 Taycan Turbo, Taycan Turbo S & Taycan 4S, and model year 2021 Taycan, Taycan Cross Turismo, Taycan Turbo S Cross Turismo, Taycan 4S Cross Turismo & Taycan Turbo Cross Turismo vehicles.

The monitoring software can incorrectly detect a fault and shutdown the power train, causing a loss of motive power.

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

What to do

Dealers will reprogram the power electronics and the engine control unit free of charge.

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

Owners may contact Porsche customer service at (800) 767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AMB5.

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