2016 PORSCHE Panamera

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

3 Recalls for 2016 PORSCHE Panamera

Recall Date Component Summary
July 17, 2019 AIR BAGS: AIR BAG/RESTRAINT CONTROL MODULE

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2016-2017 911 and Boxster, 2016 Cayman and Panamera vehicles. The air bag Electronic Control Unit (ECU) may have a defective power supply capacitor that can result in air bag deactivation or inadvertent deployment of the air bags.

Remedy:

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will install new software and replace the air bag ECU as necessary, free of charge. Interim notices informing owners of the safety risk were mailed September 13, 2019. Owners received a second notice and the recall began February 12, 2020. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AKB4.

June 12, 2019 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2003-2006 Cayenne S, Cayenne Turbo, 2004-2010 Cayenne, 2006 Cayenne Turbo S, 2010-2016 Panamera S, Panamera 4 S, Panamera Turbo, 2011-2016 Panamera, Panamera 4, 2012-2013 Panamera Turbo S, 2013-2016 Panamera 4 GTS, 2014-2016 Panamera 4 S Executive, Panamera Turbo Executive, Panamera Turbo S G1 II, Panamera Turbo S Executive, 2013 Panamera 4 Platinum Edition, Panamera Platinum Edition, 2016 Panamera 4 Edition, Panamera Edition, Panamera Turbo S Executive Luxury Sports vehicles.

The bushing that attaches the gear selector lever to the gearbox may degrade over time, causing the bushing to detach. This condition could allow the driver to move the shift lever to Park and remove the ignition key, while the transmission may not be in Park, with no warning message or audible chime.

Remedy:

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the shifter cable bushing, free of charge. Owners are instructed to use the parking brake until their vehicle is repaired. The recall began August 9, 2019. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AKB1.

April 24, 2019 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2010-2016 Panamera 4S and Panamera S, 2011-2016 Panamera, Panamera 4 and Panamera Turbo, 2012-2016 Panamera Turbo S and Panamera S E-Hybrid, 2013-2016 Panamera GTS, 2013 Panamera Platinum Edition and Panamera 4 Platinum Edition, 2014-2016 Panamera 4S Executive, Panamera Turbo Executive and Panamera Turbo S Executive, 2015 Panamera Diesel and 2016 Panamera 4 Edition, Panamera Edition and Panamera Turbo S Exclusive Series vehicles. Water may enter the A/C blower control unit, causing an electrical short circuit.

Remedy:

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the blower control unit, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began February 10, 2020. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AKA7. Note: Porsche recommends that owners park their vehicle outdoors until the recall remedy has been performed.

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Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

238 Service Alerts for 2016 PORSCHE Panamera

Date Description
March 7, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Installation and conversion instructions for the Panamera. PCM3.1 – Navigation Update

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March 7, 2022 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Installation and conversion instructions for the Panamera. PCM3.1 – Navigation Update

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March 24, 2022 020000 SUSPENSION

Technical information – adjust values for suspension alignment: using current values and observing specifcations.

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March 8, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information on eliminating symptoms in body interior: re-calibrating surround view camera control unit.

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March 8, 2022 130000 VISIBILITY

Information on eliminating symptoms in body interior: re-calibrating surround view camera control unit.

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March 8, 2022 118620 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ADAS:HUD:CAMERA/SENSOR

Information on eliminating symptoms in body interior: re-calibrating surround view camera control unit.

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March 16, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information on WMM7 – replacing VTS control unit.

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March 3, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Technical information for WMM7 – replacing VTS control unit.

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March 3, 2022 354000 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

Technical information for WMM7 – replacing VTS control unit.

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March 2, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

Engine symptom – loose/broken screws and oil leaks in the area of the chain housing cover and/or camshaft phaser.

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March 2, 2022 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Engine symptom – loose/broken screws and oil leaks in the area of the chain housing cover and/or camshaft phaser.

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March 30, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Advanced technical information for WMM7.

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March 30, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

Advanced technical information for WMM7.

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March 30, 2022 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Advanced technical information for a brake squeal.

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February 8, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information for recall campaign WMM7 replacing VTS control unit.

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February 8, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information for recall campaign WMM7 replacing VTS control unit.

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February 24, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Instructions on the manufacturers certificate for allocation of approved engine oils up until MY2020. (starting back at MY1984). An overview of the approved engine oils.

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March 30, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Warranty information on timing chain cover repairs.

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January 14, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Symptom based workshop manual information – eliminating symptoms in body interior: Re-calibrating Surround View Camera Control Unit (for I-no. 8A4)

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January 14, 2022 130000 VISIBILITY

Symptom based workshop manual information – eliminating symptoms in body interior: Re-calibrating Surround View Camera Control Unit (for I-no. 8A4)

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March 26, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of approved C20 style engine oils for classic and new Porsche models since 1984.

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January 14, 2022 130000 VISIBILITY

Special tools information regarding the surround view calibration mats.

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December 3, 2021 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Information for PIWIS tester update. #40.750.000 & .030

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December 3, 2021 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

Information for PIWIS tester update. #40.750.000 & .030

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December 3, 2021 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Information for PIWIS tester update. #40.750.000 & .030

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November 23, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Technical information on WMM7 – replacing VTS control unit.

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November 16, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special tools information for logo templates and exchangeable inserts.

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November 3, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special tools information for coolant cart foam update.

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October 26, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special tools information for a new contact surface cleaning set.

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October 26, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special tools for new Cayenne and Panamera engine tools.

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October 26, 2021 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Special tools for new Cayenne and Panamera engine tools.

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September 10, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on new special tool requirements for all vehicles.

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May 30, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

Resubmitting at request of Mr. Bernard Hardgrave. Advanced technical information on brake fluid for all Porsche vehicles.

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May 16, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Resubmitting at request of Mr. Bernard Hardgrave. Information on fogging lighting components.

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July 26, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Resubmitting at request of Mr. Bernard Hardgrave. Instructions on how to check the cable routing in the front center console area and rework it if necessary in the event that the speedometer needle in the instrument cluster is shaking.

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July 26, 2016 117100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:INSTRUMENT PANEL:SPEEDOMETER/ODOMETER

Resubmitting at request of Mr. Bernard Hardgrave. Instructions on how to check the cable routing in the front center console area and rework it if necessary in the event that the speedometer needle in the instrument cluster is shaking.

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November 12, 2020 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Parts withdrawal information for an Engine support for the Panamera.

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September 16, 2021 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

Special Tools information for Deutronic Signal Lamps.

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September 16, 2021 110600 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:INTERIOR LAMPS/BULBS

Special Tools information for Deutronic Signal Lamps.

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August 30, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special tools information for a 12V Power Supply for PT3G Oscilloscope.

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August 26, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

New Special tools information for a Schumacher 100 Amp Reprogrammer / Power Supply with Battery Support.

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August 31, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved engine C30 engine oils for all Porsche vehicles using C30 oil.

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August 31, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C20 engine oils for all Porsche models using C20 oil.

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August 31, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved engine oils for all Porsche models using C40 oil.

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August 31, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of approved engine oils for all Porsche models using C40 oil.

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August 26, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

New Special tools information for a Schumacher 100 Amp Reprogrammer / Power Supply with Battery Support.

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August 26, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special tools information for new VAS 5908 Requirements.

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August 26, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Special tools information for new Deutronic Signal Lamps.

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August 4, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Installation instructions for retrofitting a roof box on a variety of Porsche models.

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August 30, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Special tools information for a 12V Power Supply for PT3G Oscilloscope.

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August 12, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special tools information on new Redline Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Locator.

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July 11, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Advanced technical information for updating the PVTS CU Software in the event that the engine will not start.

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July 11, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Advanced technical information for updating the PVTS CU Software in the event that the engine will not start.

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April 22, 2016 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

1997 to Present – Vehicle Analysis Log Types – In an effort to prode accurate information regarding the state of the vehicle at the time fof VAL creation, a “log type” drop down menu was added at the end of the VAL creation menu.

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March 24, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Understanding and addressing brake squeal complaints.

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March 24, 2016 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Understanding and addressing brake squeal complaints.

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April 11, 2015 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

2003 to Present All with tire pressure monitoring system.

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April 11, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

2003 to Present All with tire pressure monitoring system.

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February 16, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Brake noise can vary greatly. The most common brake noise complaint is squeal.

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February 16, 2016 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Brake noise can vary greatly. The most common brake noise complaint is squeal.

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December 11, 2015 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The Approval and Support Management Program (ASM)

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June 18, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on PIWIS tester update #40.300.000 & .010.

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June 2, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on new PIWIS Tester program for independent repair facilities.

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June 23, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Advanced technical information on Updating PVTS CU Software in the event that the Engine will not start.

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June 1, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on Porsche PIWIS Tester update #40.250.030 & .035.

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June 25, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on new PIWIS Tester update #40.300.020.

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June 11, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on new PIWIS Tester update #40.250.040

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May 21, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on Porsche PIWIS Tester III Online Update 40.200.020.

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May 24, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved engine oils for new and classic Porsche models.

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May 10, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information on Porsche PIWIS Tester III Online Update 40.200.000, .010, .015 & .016.

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April 19, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information on how to deal with a potential cyber security breach.

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March 19, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Instructions for replacing the hydraulic pump on the 970 Panamera.

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March 30, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Warranty information on timing chain cover repairs.

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March 30, 2021 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Historical information on Porsche product evolution.

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March 26, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C20 style engine oils for classic and new Porsche models since 1984.

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March 1, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information on a Navigation system update for the PCM3.1

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March 5, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C20 engine oils for all new and classic Porsche models 1984 and newer.

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March 5, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C30 engine oils for all new and Classic Porsche vehicles MY1984 and newer.

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March 5, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on PIWIS Tester update 40.000.020 & .022.

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March 5, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C40 engine oils for new and classic Porsche vehicles MY 1984 and newer.

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March 5, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved A40 style engine oils for new and classic Porsche vehicles MY 1984 and newer.

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August 29, 2019 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Instructions for reprogramming the High Voltage Control Unit on Panamera S E-Hybrid models in the event of a red or yellow hybrid warning message.

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December 3, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C40 style engine oils for new and classic Porsche vehicles.

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December 3, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved A40 style engine oils for new and classic Porsche models.

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December 3, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of approved A40 style engine oils for new and classic Porsche models.

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February 8, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

New parts promotion for all weather mats and cargo liner.

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February 12, 2021 200000 WHEELS

List of approved wheels and tires for the Panamera.

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February 26, 2021 020000 SUSPENSION

Parts withdrawal information for a Panamera Damper.

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February 19, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Parts withdrawal information for assorted control units.

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May 30, 2018 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Resubmitting at request of Mr. Bernard Hardgrave. Advanced technical information on brake fluid for all Porsche vehicles.

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May 16, 2018 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Resubmitting at request of Mr. Bernard Hardgrave. Information on fogging lighting components.

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July 26, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Resubmitting at request of Mr. Bernard Hardgrave. Instructions on how to check the cable routing in the front center console area and rework it if necessary in the event that the speedometer needle in the instrument cluster is shaking.

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July 26, 2016 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Resubmitting at request of Mr. Bernard Hardgrave. Instructions on how to check the cable routing in the front center console area and rework it if necessary in the event that the speedometer needle in the instrument cluster is shaking.

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January 15, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special tools information on Logo templates and exchangeable inserts.

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January 13, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information on new Porsche PIWIS Tester update # 39.900.047

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December 18, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on Porsche PIWIS Tester update #39.900.040

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December 14, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on Porsche PIWIS Tester update #39.900.030

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December 4, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on Porsche PIWIS Tester update #39.900.020

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December 23, 2020 200000 WHEELS

Parts withdrawal information for Winter wheel and tire sets.

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January 27, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

Special tools information on a measuring and alignment system.

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December 23, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on Porsche PIWIS Tester update #39.900.045

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January 21, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special tools information on Logo Templates and exchangeable inserts.

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December 22, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Porsche intranet posting with preliminary information on WLN1 stop sale/workshop campaign.

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November 12, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Parts withdrawal information for an Engine support for the Panamera.

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December 11, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on parts withdrawal of closed workshop campaign parts.

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December 8, 2020 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Advanced Technical information on brake squeal on all Porsche vehicles.

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October 28, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Advanced Technical information on a NVH Lubrication kit.

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January 22, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information about the new PIWIS tester update #39.900.060

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January 27, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on PIWIS tester update #39.900.065

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May 29, 2020 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Information on a new recommended smoke machine.

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May 27, 2020 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Information on new VCI cables available for purchase by dealers.

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September 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information on PIWIS Tester III Online Update 39.700.000, .010 & .012

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September 30, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information on replacing the control unit for the auxiliary alarm system in the event of fault codes.

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September 30, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Information on replacing the control unit for the auxiliary alarm system in the event of fault codes.

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September 15, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information on PCM3.1 – Navigation Update for MY13.

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September 15, 2020 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Information on PCM3.1 – Navigation Update for MY13.

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September 15, 2020 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

Information on a parts withdrawal for a side member of the 971 Panamera.

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September 14, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information on PIWIS Tester III Online Update 39.700.030

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September 9, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

Technical information on Checking Dual-Mass Flywheel (DMF) on Vehicles with PDK.

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September 9, 2020 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Information on new special tool for offline updates of the PCM Versions 4 and 5.

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September 3, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Overview of Approved Porsche C20 Engine Oils

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May 14, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved A40 engine oils for all applicable vehicles as of 1984.

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May 14, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of approved A40 engine oils for all applicable vehicles as of 1984.

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May 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Instructions for how to perform a software update on the Control unit for the auxiliary alarm system in the event that the vehicle will not start.

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July 29, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Information on new pressure sensor and a cooling system tester for HV batteries.

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July 29, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information on new pressure sensor and a cooling system tester for HV batteries.

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July 24, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

Various repair symptoms and their associated repairs for all PDK transmissions.

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August 4, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on Parts withdrawal of outdated instrument clusters.

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August 4, 2020 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

Information on Parts withdrawal of outdated instrument clusters.

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April 22, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C40 engine oils for all Porsche models since 1984.

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July 15, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Recommendations on how to store any Porsche vehicle since 2009.

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October 22, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Warranty information for Timing Chain cover repairs.

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October 22, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Warranty information for Timing Chain cover repairs.

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May 1, 2020 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Instructions for clearing adaptive cruise control faults and warnings.

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May 21, 2020 220000 SEATS

Instructions for reworking the seat cover in the event that dark spots begin to appear as a result of using seat ventilation.

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June 2, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Installation and Conversion instructions for installing a Cool Bag on several models.

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June 2, 2020 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Installation and Conversion instructions for installing a Cool Bag on several models.

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June 2, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Installation and Conversion instructions for installing a Cool Bag on several models.

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June 25, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on new PIWIS tester update 39.500.020 and .025.

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June 25, 2020 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Information on new PIWIS tester update 39.500.020 and .025.

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June 18, 2020 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Instructions on how to perform a PVTS Software update in the event that a car will not start.

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June 18, 2020 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Instructions on how to perform a PVTS Software update in the event that a car will not start.

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September 8, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Information on a new pressure loss tester for all new models.

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June 19, 2020 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Info on a new customer tool for looking up campaigns and recalls on their vehicle.

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September 25, 2020 354000 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

Information on new special tool – Pinout/Diag Tool Box w/ Foam

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September 25, 2020 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Information on new special tool – Pinout/Diag Tool Box w/ Foam

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September 25, 2020 061500 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OIL/LUBRICATION

List of approved engine oils for all Porsche models since 2003.

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April 24, 2020 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

Advanced information on clearing lane change assist warning faults.

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September 29, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on new special tool – VAS 1978/35 Connector Release Tools.

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September 29, 2020 114700 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:CONNECTORS/PLUGS/RECEPTACLES

Information on new special tool – VAS 1978/35 Connector Release Tools.

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September 8, 2020 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Information on new special tool T90005 Adapter for Removing Injectors.

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September 8, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information on PIWIS Tester III Online Update 39.700.020

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June 30, 2020 162900 STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

Parts withdrawal information for roof consoles on Panamera vehicles.

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June 30, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Parts withdrawal information for roof consoles on Panamera vehicles.

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July 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Updated warranty and repair information concerning timing chain cover repairs due to any failure of the chain.

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June 3, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Document showing the evolution of Porsche Vehicles since 1948.

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June 3, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Document showing the evolution of Porsche Vehicles since 1948.

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December 20, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Instructions for manually setting the date and time on older model vehicles with GPS and PCM 2.1 or older.

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December 20, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Instructions for manually setting the date and time on older model vehicles with GPS and PCM 2.1 or older.

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February 26, 2020 220000 SEATS

Instructions for addressing leather seat wrinkling on older models.

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December 12, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information about PIWIS Tester update 39.000.020

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January 30, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved A40 engine oils for all Porsche vehicles since 1984.

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January 30, 2020 200000 WHEELS

List of approved A40 engine oils for all Porsche vehicles since 1984.

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December 16, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information about new PIWIS Tester updates 39.000.022 and 39.050.000

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March 23, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved engine oils for all Porsche models.

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February 5, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Bulletin outlining new PIWIS tester update 39.100.030 & .035

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December 20, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information about new PIWIS Tester update 39.050.012

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February 28, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Bulletin outlining PIWIS tester update 39.200.000, .010, .015, .016, & .017

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December 20, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information about new PIWIS Tester update 39.050.010

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December 13, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Porsche Intranet posting outlining the Warranty Credit stop that takes place at the end of every calendar year.

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March 6, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Information on crankcase/piston ring replacement, stating that mixed installation is not permitted and a full replacement must take place.

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January 31, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Parts withdrawal bulletin for various outdated control units on a variety of vehicles.

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December 13, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Updated worksheet for Chassis and VIN numbering system. Updated to include 2020 Models including the Taycan.

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January 7, 2020 200000 WHEELS

Parts withdrawal for various parts that were used in Recall and workshop campaigns.

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January 7, 2020 220000 SEATS

Parts withdrawal for various parts that were used in Recall and workshop campaigns.

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January 7, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Parts withdrawal for various parts that were used in Recall and workshop campaigns.

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January 30, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C30 engine oils for all Porsche vehicles since 1984.

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March 17, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Parts Withdrawal information for Panamera and Cayenne antennas.

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November 22, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of valid Advanced Technical Information bulletins (ATIs) as of 11/22/2019

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February 27, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Bulletin outlining new blitz table replacement castors due to a high rate of failure reported by dealers.

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November 25, 2019 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Repair instructions for Timing chain repair. If an oil leak is identified from the timing chain cover and it has been found that any part on the timing cover has failed, then the engine must be removed and the entire timing chain cover rese

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January 30, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C20 engine oils for all Porsche vehicles since 1984.

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December 13, 2019 130000 VISIBILITY

Parts withdrawal bulletin for return of part # PNA0000WKE0.

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October 29, 2019 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved A40 engine oils for Porsche vehicles.

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October 22, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

New PIWIS Tester update 38.800.020

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October 24, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

New PIWIS Tester update 38.800.030

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June 20, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Porsche intranet posting for campaign WKE0, which is an interim measure for recall AKA7. WKE0 seeks to install an additional relay to the air conditioning control unit in the meantime while parts for AKA7 are unavailable.

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December 13, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Updated bulletin with the full list of Porsche model type designations.

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October 14, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

New PIWIS tester updates 38.800.000 &.010

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June 25, 2019 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Notice to dealers that coolants will be moved out of the special tool cabinet in the dealer service department in order to make room for new special tools. All coolant tools will be moved to the “Coolant Cart” because they need to be housed

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June 20, 2019 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

Information on new model designation logos which can be purchased and applied to the rear exhaust area of a vehicle, displaying the model designation on the outside of the vehicle.

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June 19, 2019 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.

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August 29, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Instructions for reprogramming the High Voltage Control Unit on Panamera S E-Hybrid models in the event of a red or yellow hybrid warning message.

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July 2, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Information about possible engine knocking and how to clean carbon deposits is they are dirty and causing knocking.

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July 2, 2019 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Information about possible engine knocking and how to clean carbon deposits is they are dirty and causing knocking.

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September 17, 2019 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

Instructions for how to treat a leaking paroramic roof

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September 6, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Bulletin highlighting new updates 38.750, 38.750.000 for the Porsche PIWIS Tester 3

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August 8, 2019 140000 AIR BAGS

Notice of parts withdrawl of Porsche Part Number 97061820130.

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August 1, 2019 162900 STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

Instructions for installing the Porsche Roof Box on applicable models with an already installed roof transportation system

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August 15, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Bulletin outlining PIWIS Tester updates 38.600.030 & 035.

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June 21, 2019 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Instructions for carrying out Workshop Campaign WKE0, Retrofitting Relay for Activating Control Unit for Air-Conditioning Blower. Optimized control units for the air-conditioning blower that are needed as part of campaign AKA7 are currently

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August 5, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Bulletin outlining PIWIS Tester updates 38.600.000, .010, & .015.

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August 7, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Bulletin outlining PIWIS Tester updates 38.600.020.

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September 18, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Announcement of new Tech Live look, which will put technicians into live chats with technical support if they should have an urgent issue

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August 2, 2019 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Instructions for retrofitting Sport Plus Mode on vehciles without sport chrono package already installed.

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August 2, 2019 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Instructions for retrofitting Sport Plus Mode on vehciles without sport chrono package already installed.

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August 23, 2016 160000 STRUCTURE

Instructions for installing the Porsche Bicycle Rack on applicable models with an already installed roof transportation system

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May 8, 2019 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Technical Bulletin detailing new Special Tool, Flexray Vehicle Network Tester, which is now a required tool to communicate with the vehicles modules and the Porsche in-house tester known as the PIWIS Tester III.

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May 8, 2019 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Technical Bulletin detailing new Special Tool, Flexray Vehicle Network Tester, which is now a required tool to communicate with the vehicles modules and the Porsche in-house tester known as the PIWIS Tester III.

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May 21, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Withdrawal of Part Number 971858331B 1E0 as it has been superceded by Part Number 971857335C 1E0.

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March 11, 2019 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

Outer seal on Panoramic roof is faulty, causing water to leak into vehicle.

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February 25, 2019 162700 STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

The rear lid does not close normally.

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June 27, 2018 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Concerns: Belt tensioner Information: Checking belt tensioner in the event of a complaint about “leaks” before carrying out any other work.

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June 28, 2018 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Oil in the wiring harness. If oil is found in the engine wiring harness during a repair, the wiring harness and all the affected components (including the oil pump control valve) must be replaced.

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July 3, 2018 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

Subject: Front camera Symptom: The customer complains that certain functions of the front camera are not available at times: Lane Change Assist not available Porsche Dynamic Light System not available Traffic sign recognition not avail

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May 10, 2018 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Information: The Approval and Support Management system was created to offer assistance to the dealer organization with new and complex technical issues by utilizing the Support Specialists within Porsche R&D. As a result, this process has

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June 27, 2018 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Concerns: Belt tensioner Information: Checking belt tensioner in the event of a complaint about “leaks” before carrying out any other work.

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June 27, 2018 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Concerns: Belt tensioner Information: Checking belt tensioner in the event of a complaint about “leaks” before carrying out any other work.

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August 23, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Cause The control unit for the auxiliary alarm system has limited bus communication. Date of Introduction Control units for the auxiliary alarm system with updated software have been used in production since the beginning of December 20

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February 13, 2018 063130 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)

Subject: Intake valves and intake ports Information: Carboned-up valves in the engine can be reworked and cleaned using cleaning equipment. If there is a complaint about knocking combustion, e.g. during acceleration at high load, the con

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February 6, 2018 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Symptom: Hard or jerky gear changes. Cause: This is caused by the transition phase when changing from the engaged gear to the target gear. Various components of the powertrain affect the shifting quality. Remedial Action: In the event

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November 6, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Information: This document updates information previously published in EQ 1105, EQ 1105, and EQ 1401. To provide stable voltage and sufficient current throughout certain service operations, you should connect the vehicle to a battery charg

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October 12, 2017 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Subject: Air-conditioning system function Situation: Customers complain that the air conditioning does not function at times or after starting it. The air conditioning does not turn on or is turned off if the state of charge of the high-v

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December 13, 2016 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Information: The customer complains that certain functions of the front camera are not available at times: * Lane Change Assist not available * Porsche Dynamic Light System not available * Traffic sign recognition not available Cause: I

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December 14, 2016 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Vehicle Data Label Vehicle identification label is on the inside of the maintenance book. This label contains the following information: ? Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) ? Vehicle code ? Engine and transmission code ? Paint Code

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August 8, 2016 100000 POWER TRAIN

The unwarranted errormessages “Hybrid system fault” and “Reduced engine power” can appear sporadically in the instrument cluster on the affected vehicles under certain driving conditions because the diagnostic function for the hybrid decoup

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August 8, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The unwarranted errormessages “Hybrid system fault” and “Reduced engine power” can appear sporadically in the instrument cluster on the affected vehicles under certain driving conditions because the diagnostic function for the hybrid decoup

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December 21, 2017 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Concern: On vehicles with a conventional drive system, the fuel that gets into the engine oil is evaporated by the high operating temperatures of the combustion engine. However, this fuelmight not evaporate fully due to the comparably low

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July 14, 2017 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Concerns: PDK transmission/control unit for PDK transmission Information: Procedure and repairmeasures in the event of complaints relating to PDK: ? Gearbox emergency operation/other warning messages ? Fault memory entries in the fault m

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February 20, 2017 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

No cooling in the passenger compartment. NOTE: A low state of charge of the High Voltage Battery can cause the AC to be deactivated until the state of charge increases to an adequate level. Customers who do not plug their vehicle in on a

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October 5, 2016 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

The unwarranted errormessages “Hybrid system fault” and “Reduced engine power” can appear sporadically in the instrument cluster on the affected vehicles under certain driving conditions because the diagnostic function for the hybrid deco

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September 13, 2017 125100 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH

Information: A Cayenne with optional equipment no. 1D6 will come with a Trailer hitch receiver and wiring up to the receiver hitch that includes a control unit to operate the trailer parking lights, turn signals and brake lights. The Cayenn

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September 20, 2016 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

A fuel tank cap in Aluminum Look (designation in Tequipment Catalog: “Fuel tank cap in Aluminum Look”) is available for the Panamera (970).

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September 16, 2016 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

There is a possibility that the function of the change-over valve for the sport exhaust system can fail as a result of water leaking in and causing corrosion. If this happens, the mode that was activated last will remain active. It will n

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August 11, 2017 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Information: Very small leaks may not be found on a normal inspection. Extra effort to locate these leaks is required.

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June 27, 2017 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

Subject: Discharge protection function of the batterymanagement system(BMS) in order to extend the service life of high-voltage and low-voltage batteries

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June 13, 2017 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

Concerns: AGM starter battery (referred to below simply as ‘battery’) Situation: Support for the care andmaintenance of the AGMstarter battery (at the dealership): From the time the vehicle is delivered to the Porsche Centre until it is h

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June 13, 2017 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

Customer complaints concerning battery-related topics Recurring customer complaints concerning topics relating to battery capacity and quality.

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