Porsche Car Problems & Fixes

Porsche owner problems and repairs

Below is a list of Porsche cars and the total problems we have in our database for that model. You can add your own problems by clicking the 'Post a new problem' buttons around the site.

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The Latest Porsche Problems
Clutch pedal not returning fully

car drives fine but clutch is only half returning, no fluid loss

2004 Porsche Boxster Boxster 3.2 S
Posted: Mar 30, 2020
Knock on start up

Engine has knock on start up when cold ,if restarted within two days all is ok leave three days knock is back sounds li...

1999 Porsche Boxster
Posted: May 8, 2015

Battery flat Cannot open front boot to get to charger and battery Window slightly down

2002 Porsche Boxster
Posted: Mar 2, 2015
Unknown water leak

Drove back from the airport today to find a water puddle on the drivers side of the car, not sure were the puddle came f...

2004 Porsche Cayenne 4.0
Posted: Jan 31, 2012
Rattle on start up

when i start the car from cold the engine rattles for half a second then runs smooth.Is there something wrong with the c...

2001 Porsche Boxster 2.7 manual
Posted: Dec 2, 2011
PCM fixed at one point on map or navi to start any navigation

PCM on my new to me 997 911 will only start any navigation from one position it is fixed on a set point but will give di...

2004 Porsche 911 997 C2S
Posted: Aug 27, 2011
Water getting in

Water has got into the car and caused flooding under the front passenger seat, thus wrecking the onboard computer...cost...

2006 Porsche Boxster boxster s
Posted: Dec 18, 2009
PCM screen blank, but sound still working

The PCM display is blank, in a good light it is possible to faintly see the icons are there, but not clear enough to be ...

2002 Porsche Boxster 3.2s
Posted: Oct 16, 2009
Not firing on all cylinders

hi there, fitted a set of pads and disks and when i started car didn't sound right and doesn't seem to be firing on all ...

1999 Porsche 911 carrera4 3.6
Posted: Jul 1, 2009

the drawer where you put your sim card will not click back in on my pcm system,does anybody know if this can be fixed ? ...

2003 Porsche Boxster 3.2
Posted: May 11, 2009
Non Start

A friend said change the fuel pump relay. I did and it started a couple of times. Now it will not start again. Do you k...

1995 Porsche 911
Posted: Sep 12, 2008
Acelerator peddle

The nipple fixing that should be fixed to the underside of peddle has come out,the P.S.M Light and A.B.S Lights are now ...

2001 Porsche 911 convertable manual
Posted: Jul 29, 2008
Dent in roof panel

Same as my other dent problem post. Would this dent be fixable by paintless dent removal? Cheers

2002 Porsche 911 Carrera 4
Posted: Oct 4, 2007
Dents in rear panel

What's the best way to get the dents seen in the picture removed? The dents are very shallow, you can see them where the...

2002 Porsche 911 996 Carrera 4
Posted: Oct 4, 2007
Car cutting out unexpectedly

In heavy traffic the car lost all power, there's no warning, no strange noise nothing. It happened several times in heav...

2001 Porsche Boxster 2.7
Posted: Oct 4, 2007
Acceleration dies off after 3 - 4000 rpm

When accelerating hard the car seems to lose power after 4000 rpm and doesn't feel right. The engine feels a bit "shakey...

1998 Porsche 911 996 Carrera 2
Posted: Oct 4, 2007
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