2012 MASERATI GRANTURISMO

Report Date:
October 09, 2012
Campaign Number:
12V489000
Component:
TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

Summary:
Maserati is recalling certain model year 2012 Quattroporte, Granturismo, Granturismo Convertible, and Granturismo MC vehicles. The tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) may malfunction due to a software error, preventing the driver from being notified of a low tire pressure situation.

Consequence Summary:
If the driver continues to operate the vehicle with a tire that has low air pressure, the tire may fail, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary:
Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will replace the TPMS control unit free of charge. The recall began on October 31, 2012. Owners may contact Maserati at 1-201-816-2600.