Porsche Issues

The most common Porsche problems

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Problems solved during Porsche’s recalls do not usually determine the reliability of the vehicle itself. Even the common-recalled model can be a good choice, and vice versa.

It is good to be informed, however, what problems the manufacturer has recalled most often. At least to know whether the defect was corrected by the previous owner, when buying a second-hand car. You should check your vehicle VIN with your nearest Porsche dealer using our special page.



The most common Porsche faults by keywords

Airbags

Porsche-911-2017-recall 21. 4. 2017

Porsche 911 (2016 - 2017)

  MY 2016 - 2017
There is a possibility that the passenger airbags were manufactured with faulty components. This may ...
     416
porsche-cayman-2017-recall 21. 4. 2017

Porsche Cayman (2016 - 2017)

  MY 2016 - 2017
There is a possibility that the passenger airbags were manufactured with faulty components. This may ...
     460
Porsche-Boxster-2017-recall 21. 4. 2017

Porsche Boxster (2016 - 2017)

  MY 2016 - 2017
There is a possibility that the passenger airbags were manufactured with faulty components. This may ...
     495
Porsche-911-2016-recall 19. 2. 2017

Porsche 911 / 911 Turbo (2016)

  28. 9. - 11. 10. 2016
The front side airbags may fail to trigger in the event of an accident, resulting in an increased ri ...
     487
porsche-cayman-2016-recall 19. 2. 2017

Porsche Cayman (2016)

  28. 9. - 11. 10. 2016
The front side airbags may fail to trigger in the event of an accident, resulting in an increased ri ...
     551
Porsche-Boxster-2016-recall 19. 2. 2017

Porsche Boxster (2016)

  28. 9. - 11. 10. 2016
The front side airbags may fail to trigger in the event of an accident, resulting in an increased ri ...
     542

End of Airbags Sumary

Brakes

6. 5. 2016

Porsche Cayenne (2010 - 2016)

  15. 1. 2010 - 11. 1. 2016
A securing collar on the bearing block of the pedal cluster may come loose and hinder the action of ...
     740

End of Brakes Sumary

Engine

porsche-918-spyder-recall 10. 7. 2015

Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)

  MY2015
The electrical wiring harness for the radiator fan in the rear left of the engine compartment may be ...
     582
porsche-911-carrera-2012-recall 31. 5. 2013

Porsche 911 Carrera (2011 - 2012)

  3. 11. 2011 - 14. 11. 2012
The exhaust tailpipe of the rear muffler can crack on vehicles with higher mileage and this can subs ...
     133
PORSCHE-Cayenne-2012-recall 7. 12. 2012

Porsche Cayenne (2010 - 2012)

  MY 2010 - 2012
A faulty turbocharger can impair engine performance and cause oil to leak. There is a possibility of ...
     154
porsche-panamera-2012-recall 7. 12. 2012

Porsche Panamera (2010 - 2012)

  MY 2010 - 2012
A faulty turbocharger can impair engine performance and cause oil to leak. There is a possibility of ...
     179

End of Engine Sumary

Gearbox

End of Gearbox Sumary

Suspension

porsche-macan-2016-recall 20. 1. 2017

Porsche Macan (2016)

  30. 7. - 9. 8. 2016
Defective coupling rods of the front stabiliser can affect driving stability. The recall affects veh ...
     762
Porsche-918-Spyder-2015-recall 6. 3. 2015

Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)

  MY 2015
The durability of certain chassis components on the front axle may not be sufficient. The components ...
     548

End of Suspension Sumary

Steering

End of Steering Sumary

Fuel Tank

End of Fuel Tank Sumary

Bodywork

Porsche-911-2017--recall 25. 4. 2017

Porsche 911 (2017)

  10. 1. 2017 - 10. 2. 2017
The windscreen might not be correctly bonded to the bodywork. Consequently, there is a possibility t ...
     614
Porsche-Boxster-2017--recall 25. 4. 2017

Porsche Boxster (2017)

  10. 1. 2017 - 10. 2. 2017
The windscreen might not be correctly bonded to the bodywork. Consequently, there is a possibility t ...
     454
Porsche-911-2014-recall 5. 12. 2014

Porsche 911 / 911 Turbo (2014)

  7. 5. 2014 - 23. 9. 2014
The upper part of the front bonnet lock is faulty causing the bonnet to open inadvertently. The reca ...
     326
porsche-cayman-2014-recall 5. 12. 2014

Porsche Cayman (2014)

  7. 5. 2014 - 23. 9. 2014
The upper part of the front bonnet lock is faulty causing the bonnet to open inadvertently. The reca ...
     388
Porsche-Boxster-2014-recall 5. 12. 2014

Porsche Boxster (2014)

  7. 5. 2014 - 23. 9. 2014
The upper part of the front bonnet lock is faulty causing the bonnet to open inadvertently. The reca ...
     368
porsche-911-carrera-2012-recall 31. 5. 2013

Porsche 911 Carrera (2011 - 2012)

  3. 11. 2011 - 14. 11. 2012
The exhaust tailpipe of the rear muffler can crack on vehicles with higher mileage and this can subs ...
     133

End of Bodywork Sumary

Electronic

End of Electronic Sumary

Door Locks

End of Door Locks Sumary

Stabilization

End of Stabilization Sumary

Seat Belts

End of Seat Belts Sumary

Fuel

End of Fuel Sumary

Seats

12. 8. 2016

Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)

  MY 2015
The screws on the end mount of the seatbelt and on the seatbelt winder can become loose, which can i ...
     462

End of Seats Sumary

Headlamps

End of Headlamps Sumary

Tyres

End of Tyres Sumary



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