Ferrari recalling 17 years of cars for brakes that could fail

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An important function on any automobile is its braking system, and that was by no means extra true than on a Ferrari. 1000’s of Ferraris bought within the U.S. since 2005 are topic to a recall for a brake downside that probably may trigger a crash.

The Nationwide Freeway Visitors Security Administration studies that the recall impacts some 23,555 automobiles with a brake fluid reservoir cap that “could not vent correctly, making a vacuum contained in the brake fluid reservoir, and leading to a brake fluid leak which will result in a partial or complete lack of brake operate.”

Ferrari says sure examples of those fashions are affected:

  • 2005-2009 430
  • 2019-2020 488 Pista
  • 2016 F60 America
  • 2005-2011 612 Scaglietti
  • 2010-2011 612
  • 2018-2022 812
  • 2020-2022 F8 Spider
  • 2020-2022 F8 Tributo
  • 2021-2022 Roma
  • 2009-2017 California
  • 2015-2017 California T
  • 2013-2017 F12 Berlinetta
  • 2017 F12 TDF
  • 2012-2016 FF
  • 2017-2020 GTC4 Lusso
  • 2018-2020 GTC4 Lusso T
  • 2013-2015 LaFerrari
  • 2017 LaFerrari Aperta
  • 2019-2022 Portofino

The repair is easy, and in contrast to most issues on a Ferrari, it is free. Ferrari will substitute the brake reservoir cap and replace the automobile’s software program to indicate a warning gentle for low brake fluid. 

Should you personal one among these fashions, be looking out for a letter that is anticipated to reach by Sept. 24. Or higher but, go to NHTSA’s recall web site and enter your Ferrari’s VIN quantity. You can too name the NHTSA hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or name Ferrari customer support at 1-201-816-2668.

You may reference Ferrari’s recall quantity for this marketing campaign: RC 80. This recall is an growth of NHTSA recall 21V-833.

 

 

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