2005 MASERATI QUATTROPORTE

Report Date:
May 13, 2013
Campaign Number:
13V196000
Component:
SUSPENSION:REAR

Summary:
Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain model year 2005-2008 Quattroporte, 2008 Granturismo, and 2008 Alfa Romeo 8C vehicles. The rear tie rod assemblies may have insufficient anti-corrosion material applied, allowing them to weaken and possibly fail.

Consequence Summary:
Failure of the tie rods may result in a loss of vehicle control and increase the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary:
Maserati will notify owners and dealers will replace the tie rod assemblies. The recall began on June 27, 2013. Customers may contact Maserati at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati's recall campaign number is 205.