2021 Porsche 718 Spyder

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

2 Recalls for 2021 Porsche 718 Spyder

Recall Date Component Summary
March 24, 2021 ENGINE

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2021 Porsche Cayman GT4, Cayman GTS 4.0, 718 Spyder, and Boxster GTS 4.0 vehicles. The engine connecting rods may crack and loosen.

Remedy:

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the connecting rods or, as necessary, the engine, free of charge. Owner notification letters were mailed May 21, 2021. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AMA4.

March 10, 2021 SUSPENSION | SUSPENSION:CRITICAL FASTENERS

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2021 Porsche Taycan Turbo, Taycan Turbo S, Taycan, Taycan 4S, 911 Turbo S Coupe, Cayman, Cayman T, Cayman S, Cayman GT4, 911 Carrera Coupe, 911 Carrera S Coupe, 911 Carrera 4S Coupe, 911 Carrera 4S Targa, 911 Carrera Cabriolet, 911 Carrera S Cabriolet, 911 Carrera 4S Targa Heritage Design Edition, 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet, 911 Turbo Coupe, 911 Turbo Cabriolet, 911 Turbo S Cabriolet, 718 Spyder, and Boxster vehicles. Certain suspension components may not have been tightened correctly and can loosen.

Remedy:

Dealers will replace the affected suspension nuts and bolts. Dealers will also inspect surrounding components for damage, and replace any damaged parts as necessary. Repairs will be performed free of charge. Owner notification letters were mailed May 7, 2021. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AMA3.

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85 Service Alerts for 2021 Porsche 718 Spyder

Date Description
May 25, 2022 190000 TIRES

Instructions on manufacturers certificate for approved wheels and tires.

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May 25, 2022 200000 WHEELS

Instructions on manufacturers certificate for approved wheels and tires.

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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 11, 2022 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

Symptom-based workshop manual: scraping noises when changing from 1st to 2nd gear.

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February 11, 2022 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Symptom-based workshop manual: scraping noises when changing from 1st to 2nd gear.

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February 10, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Overview of approved engine C30 engine oils for all Porsche models using C30 oils.

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February 10, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Overview of approved engine C20 engine oils for all Porsche models that use C20 oil.

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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 MY2021. (starting back at MY1984). An overview of the approved engine oils.

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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 26, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of approved C20 engine oils for new Porsche vehicles.

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March 26, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of approved C40 engine oils for new Porsche vehicles.

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December 13, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Special tools information for a map service update for PCM4 and PCM5.

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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 29, 2021 200000 WHEELS

Instructions on the manufacturer’s certificate for approved wheels and tires.

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October 19, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Overview of approved engine C30 engine oils for all Porsche models using C30 oil.

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October 19, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Overview of approved engine C20 engine oils for all Porsche models using C40 oil.

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October 19, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

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October 19, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Overview of approved engine C30 engine oils for all Porsche models using C30 oil.

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October 19, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

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October 26, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special tools information for the holding bridge.

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September 28, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Porsche Workshop campaign repair instructions for Workshop Campaign WMG0 ⿿ Retrofitting Tire Pressure Monitoring (TPM) Control Unit.

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September 28, 2021 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

Porsche Workshop campaign repair instructions for Workshop Campaign WMG0 ⿿ Retrofitting Tire Pressure Monitoring (TPM) Control Unit.

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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 350000 EQUIPMENT

Allocation of approved engine oils per model for all models MY21 and newer.

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August 31, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of approved C20 engine oils for all Porsche models MY21 and newer.

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August 31, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of approved C30 engine oils for all Porsche models MY21 and newer.

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August 31, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of approved C40 engine oils for all Porsche models MY21 and newer.

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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 31, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Allocation of approved engine oils per model for all models MY21 and newer.

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August 31, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C20 engine oils for all Porsche models MY21 and newer.

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August 31, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C30 engine oils for all Porsche models MY21 and newer.

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August 31, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C40 engine oils for all Porsche models MY21 and newer.

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August 13, 2021 020000 SUSPENSION

Porsche service campaign instructions for Workshop Campaign WMJ4 – Performing Concluding Work for AMA4 Stop Delivery.

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August 5, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Porsche recall campaign instructions for Recall Campaign AMA4 – Replacing or Repairing Engine.

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August 11, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Porsche intranet posting with information on Workshop campaign WMJ4 – Performing concluding work for AMA4 Stop Delivery.

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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 23, 2021 190000 TIRES

List of approved wheels and tires for the Cayman GT4 and Boxster Spyder.

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July 23, 2021 200000 WHEELS

List of approved wheels and tires for the Cayman GT4 and Boxster Spyder.

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

The Approval and Support Management Program (ASM)

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June 18, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Recall campaign information for Porsche Recall Campaign AMA4 – Replacing or Repairing Engine.

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June 15, 2021 200000 WHEELS

List of approved wheels and tires for the 718 GT4 and Spyder.

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June 2, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on new PIWIS Tester program for independent repair facilities.

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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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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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May 21, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information on Porsche PIWIS Tester III Online Update 40.200.020.

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May 11, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Recall repair information for Porsche Recall campaign AMA4 – Replacing or Repairing Engine.

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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 18, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

Advanced technical information on a possible issue with the 4.0 liter manual transmission, where the cable unclamps at the transmission housing bracket.

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March 26, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C40 engine oils for new Porsche vehicles.

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March 26, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C30 style engine oils for new Porsche vehicles.

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March 15, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

Porsche intranet posting with information on Workshop campaign WMC6 Stop Delivery – Performing additional quality measures.

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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 engine oils for new Porsche vehicles.

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March 5, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C40 engine oils for all MY2021 Porsche vehicles.

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March 5, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C30 engine oils for MY 2021 Porsche vehicles.

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March 5, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C20 engine oils for all new MY 2021 Porsche vehicles.

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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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December 3, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C40 style engine oils for MY21 and newer Porsche models.

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December 3, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of approved C40 style engine oils for MY21 and newer Porsche models.

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December 3, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C30 style engine oils for MY21 and newer Porsche models.

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December 3, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of approved C30 style engine oils for MY21 and newer Porsche models.

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December 3, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

List of approved C20 style engine oils for new Porsche models as of 2021.

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December 3, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

List of approved C20 style engine oils for new Porsche models as of 2021.

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