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Crash Test Data for 2006 Porsche

Porsche Vehicle Front Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover Resistance Rating
Driver Passenger Front Seat Rear Seat
2006 911 CarreraNot
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2006 911 Carrera 4Not
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2006 911 Carrera CabrioletNot
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2006 BoxsterNot
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2006 CayenneNot
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2006 Cayman SNot
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Service Bulletins for 2006 Porsche

2006 PORSCHE 911 (997)
Bulletin Number: 0803
TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING FOR SPORTS CAR (ALL 987 AND 997) FOR MODEL YEARS 2005-2008. PE
Bulletin Number: 122-K6Q4Y-12
WJ25 - Retrofitting Connect Functions (Workshop Campaign)
Bulletin Number: D76
PARTS WITHDRAWN. PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERIC REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNIT TO PCNA, BUT ONLY IN CASES WHERE THE DEFECT IS VISIBLE: PART NUMBER 955 110 235 01, DESCRIPTION FUEL LINE. *PE
Bulletin Number: D77
PARTS WITHDRAW; PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNITS TO PCNA: PART NUMBERS 955 628 320 00 AND 955 628 321 00; DESCRIPTION TIP SWITCH. *PE
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
Bulletin Number: TSB-16-08
PORSCHE: RETURN OF FUEL HIGH PRESSURE PUMPS. PROTECTION CAPS MISSING OR NOT FITTED ON FUEL CONNECTIONS ON FUEL HIGH PRESSURE PUMP. A POSSIBILITY THAT DIRT, DUST OR OTHER PARTICLES CAN GET INTO THE CONNECTIONS. *PE
2006 PORSCHE 911 CARRERA S
Bulletin Number: 0603
CARBON CANISTER - SMOKE TESTING. *TT FUEL TANK FLANGE LEAK. *KB
Bulletin Number: 122-V3B6B-07
Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.
Bulletin Number: 122-W9D2T-07
Instructions for using VAS 581005P in order to chech and service R1234yf Air Conditioning Unit.
Bulletin Number: 122-X5P4C-11
Spare parts requirements for components on the power distributor (housing/pin/cable) or in the event of complaints relating to the overall power supply on the vehicle and if a "corroded pin in the power distributor" is determined as the c
Bulletin Number: 2505
WORKSHOP CAMPAIGN FOR VEHICLES SHIPPED WITH AN INCORRECTLY CALIBRATED FUEL-LEVEL SENSOR. *TT
Bulletin Number: D76
PARTS WITHDRAWN. PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERIC REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNIT TO PCNA, BUT ONLY IN CASES WHERE THE DEFECT IS VISIBLE: PART NUMBER 955 110 235 01, DESCRIPTION FUEL LINE. *PE
Bulletin Number: D77
PARTS WITHDRAW; PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNITS TO PCNA: PART NUMBERS 955 628 320 00 AND 955 628 321 00; DESCRIPTION TIP SWITCH. *PE
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
Bulletin Number: TI-39-12
PORSCHE: THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAYS WARNING OF BRAKE LIGHT REMAINS ON. *PE
Bulletin Number: TI-41-14
PORSCHE: IF POWER DISTRIBUTOR PIN, ON SOME VEHICLES, IS CORRODED AND CAUSE HAS BEEN DETERMINED, THEN PIN ON POWER DISTRIBUTOR MUST BE REPLACED. MODEL 2005-2012 911 CARRERA, BOXSTER, CAYMAN. *PE
Bulletin Number: TSB-16-08
PORSCHE: RETURN OF FUEL HIGH PRESSURE PUMPS. PROTECTION CAPS MISSING OR NOT FITTED ON FUEL CONNECTIONS ON FUEL HIGH PRESSURE PUMP. A POSSIBILITY THAT DIRT, DUST OR OTHER PARTICLES CAN GET INTO THE CONNECTIONS. *PE
2006 PORSCHE 911 CARRERA S CABRIOLET
Bulletin Number: 101005
HANDLING PTFE CRANKSHAFT SEALS. 8JB
Bulletin Number: 122-S9G7U-06
Concerns: Power distributor (? Installation position of power distributor) Information: In the event of complaints relating to the overall power supply on the vehicle and if a "corroded pin in the power distributor" is determined as the
Bulletin Number: 122-V3B6B-07
Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.
Bulletin Number: 122-W9D2T-07
Instructions for using VAS 581005P in order to chech and service R1234yf Air Conditioning Unit.
Bulletin Number: 1359
INSTALLING PTFE (POLYTETRAFLUOROETHYLENE) CRANKSHAFT SEALS ON REPLACEMENT ENGINES. *TT
Bulletin Number: D76
PARTS WITHDRAWN. PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERIC REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNIT TO PCNA, BUT ONLY IN CASES WHERE THE DEFECT IS VISIBLE: PART NUMBER 955 110 235 01, DESCRIPTION FUEL LINE. *PE
Bulletin Number: D77
PARTS WITHDRAW; PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNITS TO PCNA: PART NUMBERS 955 628 320 00 AND 955 628 321 00; DESCRIPTION TIP SWITCH. *PE
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
Bulletin Number: TI-41-14
PORSCHE: IF POWER DISTRIBUTOR PIN, ON SOME VEHICLES, IS CORRODED AND CAUSE HAS BEEN DETERMINED, THEN PIN ON POWER DISTRIBUTOR MUST BE REPLACED. MODEL 2005-2012 911 CARRERA, BOXSTER, CAYMAN. *PE
2006 PORSCHE 911 GT2
Bulletin Number: 122-V3B6B-07
Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.
2006 PORSCHE 911 GT3
Bulletin Number: 122-V3B6B-07
Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.
2006 PORSCHE BOXSTER
Bulletin Number: 0603
CARBON CANISTER - SMOKE TESTING. *TT FUEL TANK FLANGE LEAK. *KB
Bulletin Number: 101005
HANDLING PTFE CRANKSHAFT SEALS. 8JB
Bulletin Number: 106
SCREECHING NOISE FROM THE ENGINE DURING WARM-UP. *TT
Bulletin Number: 122-F7A6N-07
Announcement of new Special Tool 9942 for cheching the valve on the coolant reservoir for the 718.
Bulletin Number: 122-N7K2Y-06
Concerns: Ignition coil with Part Nos. 997.602.104.00 and 997.602.107.00 Information: Procedure for replacing faulty ignition coils. Cracks in the ignition coil housing (Figure 1) can cause corrosion, which can result in a rough-running
Bulletin Number: 122-S9G7U-06
Concerns: Power distributor (? Installation position of power distributor) Information: In the event of complaints relating to the overall power supply on the vehicle and if a "corroded pin in the power distributor" is determined as the
Bulletin Number: 122-V3B6B-07
Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.
Bulletin Number: 122-V5F8X-07
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.
Bulletin Number: 122-W9D2T-07
Instructions for using VAS 581005P in order to chech and service R1234yf Air Conditioning Unit.
Bulletin Number: 122-X2X7N-07
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
Bulletin Number: 122-X5P4C-11
Spare parts requirements for components on the power distributor (housing/pin/cable) or in the event of complaints relating to the overall power supply on the vehicle and if a "corroded pin in the power distributor" is determined as the c
Bulletin Number: 1359
INSTALLING PTFE (POLYTETRAFLUOROETHYLENE) CRANKSHAFT SEALS ON REPLACEMENT ENGINES. *TT
Bulletin Number: 574
WORKSHOP SERVICE ACTION W574 - INSTALLING WASHERS ON EXHAUST SYSTEM BRACKET CLAMPS WHICH MAY EVENTUALLY CAUSE THE EXHAUST TAILPIPE TO TILT DOWNWARDS. *TT
Bulletin Number: D76
PARTS WITHDRAWN. PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERIC REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNIT TO PCNA, BUT ONLY IN CASES WHERE THE DEFECT IS VISIBLE: PART NUMBER 955 110 235 01, DESCRIPTION FUEL LINE. *PE
Bulletin Number: D77
PARTS WITHDRAW; PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNITS TO PCNA: PART NUMBERS 955 628 320 00 AND 955 628 321 00; DESCRIPTION TIP SWITCH. *PE
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
Bulletin Number: TI-39-12
PORSCHE: THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAYS WARNING OF BRAKE LIGHT REMAINS ON. *PE
Bulletin Number: TI-41-14
PORSCHE: IF POWER DISTRIBUTOR PIN, ON SOME VEHICLES, IS CORRODED AND CAUSE HAS BEEN DETERMINED, THEN PIN ON POWER DISTRIBUTOR MUST BE REPLACED. MODEL 2005-2012 911 CARRERA, BOXSTER, CAYMAN. *PE
Bulletin Number: TI-58-12
PORSCHE: PROCEDURAL INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING THE REPLACING OF FAULTY CRACKED IGNITION COILS ON CERTAIN VEHICLES. MODEL 1997-2013 BOXSTER (986), BOXSTER/CAYMAN (987), CARRERA (996 & 997). *PE
2006 PORSCHE BOXSTER (987)
Bulletin Number: 0803
TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING FOR SPORTS CAR (ALL 987 AND 997) FOR MODEL YEARS 2005-2008. PE
Bulletin Number: D76
PARTS WITHDRAWN. PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERIC REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNIT TO PCNA, BUT ONLY IN CASES WHERE THE DEFECT IS VISIBLE: PART NUMBER 955 110 235 01, DESCRIPTION FUEL LINE. *PE
Bulletin Number: D77
PARTS WITHDRAW; PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNITS TO PCNA: PART NUMBERS 955 628 320 00 AND 955 628 321 00; DESCRIPTION TIP SWITCH. *PE
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
Bulletin Number: TI-41-14
PORSCHE: IF POWER DISTRIBUTOR PIN, ON SOME VEHICLES, IS CORRODED AND CAUSE HAS BEEN DETERMINED, THEN PIN ON POWER DISTRIBUTOR MUST BE REPLACED. MODEL 2005-2012 911 CARRERA, BOXSTER, CAYMAN. *PE
Bulletin Number: TI-58-12
PORSCHE: PROCEDURAL INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING THE REPLACING OF FAULTY CRACKED IGNITION COILS ON CERTAIN VEHICLES. MODEL 1997-2013 BOXSTER (986), BOXSTER/CAYMAN (987), CARRERA (996 & 997). *PE
Bulletin Number: TSB-16-08
PORSCHE: RETURN OF FUEL HIGH PRESSURE PUMPS. PROTECTION CAPS MISSING OR NOT FITTED ON FUEL CONNECTIONS ON FUEL HIGH PRESSURE PUMP. A POSSIBILITY THAT DIRT, DUST OR OTHER PARTICLES CAN GET INTO THE CONNECTIONS. *PE
2006 PORSCHE CARRERRA GT
Bulletin Number: D76
PARTS WITHDRAWN. PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERIC REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNIT TO PCNA, BUT ONLY IN CASES WHERE THE DEFECT IS VISIBLE: PART NUMBER 955 110 235 01, DESCRIPTION FUEL LINE. *PE
Bulletin Number: D77
PARTS WITHDRAW; PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNITS TO PCNA: PART NUMBERS 955 628 320 00 AND 955 628 321 00; DESCRIPTION TIP SWITCH. *PE
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
2006 PORSCHE CAYENNE
Bulletin Number: 0702
LEVEL ADJUSTMENT FAULT CODE 1772 - PRESSURE SENSOR SIGNAL LINE -- THE DIAGNOSIS FOR LEVEL CONTROL FAULT 1772 DOES NOT INDICATE THE LEVEL CONTROL COMPRESSOR AS POSSIBLE FAULT CAUSE. *NJ
Bulletin Number: 122-A4N7P-09
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
Bulletin Number: 122-D9G9Q-09
Information: Leaks have occurred at the filter flange of the fuel pump over the service life of vehicles manufactured during certain periods on some Volkswagen Group brands. Similar components are installed in Cayenne vehicles from model y
Bulletin Number: 122-J9T9U-04
Outer seal on Panoramic roof is faulty, causing water to leak into vehicle.
Bulletin Number: 122-M8L6W-08
Subject: Filter flange of fuel pump Information: Fine hairline cracks can occur on the filter flange of the fuel pump on the affected vehicles. As a result, fuel can seep out causing a smell of fuel.
Bulletin Number: 122-V3B6B-07
Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.
Bulletin Number: 122-X2X7N-07
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
Bulletin Number: 1308
SERVOTRONIC CONTROL UNIT: STEERING IS HARD AND STIFF AFTER STARTING THE ENGINE. *PE UPDATED 5/27/09. 8PE
Bulletin Number: 2207
TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM TROUBLESHOOTING TIPS. *KB
Bulletin Number: 2820
BAR IGNITION MODULES (COILS) WITH PART NO. 948.602.104.00 AND 948.602.104.01. *KB UPDATED 8/9/11. *PE
Bulletin Number: 306
ENGINE RESPONSE - DRIVER'S SUBJECTIVE OPINION: ENGINE IS SLOW TO RESPOND. *TT
Bulletin Number: 4A06
W712 - TIGHTENING ATF LINE FASTENING NUTS AT THE THERMOSTAT (WORKSHOP CAMPAIGN). ATF (AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUIID) LINE LEAK BETWEEN RADIATOR AND THERMOSTAT. *PE
Bulletin Number: 603
REPLACING WINDSHIELD WIPER ARMS (WORKSHOP CAMPAIGN). *TT
Bulletin Number: 605
REPLACING OF WINDSHIELD WIPER BLADES. *AK
Bulletin Number: ATI-0903
PORSCHE: BRAKE BOOSTER DISTANCE SENSOR. VEHICLE HAS THE WARNING PHC UNAVAILABLE. THE VEHICLE HAS FAULT CODE 1673 FOR THE BRAKE BOOSTER DISTANCE SENSOR. THE SENSORS REPLACED HAVE BEEN FOUND NOT TO HAVE AN INTERNAL FAILURE. DISCONNECT TH
Bulletin Number: ATI-1102
PORSCHE: CHECK ENGINE LIGHT COMES ON. *PE
Bulletin Number: ATI-1302
PORSCHE: INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING PROPER USAGE OF AN APPROVED WHEEL BOLT FOR A VEHICLE APPLICATION. MODELS 2003-2010 CAYENNE. *PE
Bulletin Number: ATI-13-04
PORSCHE: INFORMATION CONCERNING COOLANT PIPE INSPECTION IN ORDER TO IDENTIFY A CAST SUPPORT ON THE ALUMINUM PIPES. MODELS INCLUDE ALL CAYENNE (9PA) MODEL YEARS 2003-2006. *JS
Bulletin Number: ATI-1403
PORSCHE: SOME VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING, IN DRIVER'S FOOTWELL, A MAIN WIRING HARNESS CORROSION, WHICH IS CAUSING A NO START SITUATION. MODEL 2003-2010 CAYENNE (S, GTS, TURBO). *PE
Bulletin Number: D76
PARTS WITHDRAWN. PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERIC REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNIT TO PCNA, BUT ONLY IN CASES WHERE THE DEFECT IS VISIBLE: PART NUMBER 955 110 235 01, DESCRIPTION FUEL LINE. *PE
Bulletin Number: D77
PARTS WITHDRAW; PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNITS TO PCNA: PART NUMBERS 955 628 320 00 AND 955 628 321 00; DESCRIPTION TIP SWITCH. *PE
Bulletin Number: PI-D47-13
PORSCHE: REQUESTING RETURN OF PART/S TO PCNA FOR HIGH PRESSURE PUMP #9A1 110 315 06. *PE
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
2006 PORSCHE CAYENNE GTS
Bulletin Number: 122-V3B6B-07
Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.
Bulletin Number: 1308
SERVOTRONIC CONTROL UNIT: STEERING IS HARD AND STIFF AFTER STARTING THE ENGINE. *PE UPDATED 5/27/09. 8PE
Bulletin Number: ATI-0903
PORSCHE: BRAKE BOOSTER DISTANCE SENSOR. VEHICLE HAS THE WARNING PHC UNAVAILABLE. THE VEHICLE HAS FAULT CODE 1673 FOR THE BRAKE BOOSTER DISTANCE SENSOR. THE SENSORS REPLACED HAVE BEEN FOUND NOT TO HAVE AN INTERNAL FAILURE. DISCONNECT TH
Bulletin Number: ATI-1302
PORSCHE: INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING PROPER USAGE OF AN APPROVED WHEEL BOLT FOR A VEHICLE APPLICATION. MODELS 2003-2010 CAYENNE. *PE
Bulletin Number: ATI-13-04
PORSCHE: INFORMATION CONCERNING COOLANT PIPE INSPECTION IN ORDER TO IDENTIFY A CAST SUPPORT ON THE ALUMINUM PIPES. MODELS INCLUDE ALL CAYENNE (9PA) MODEL YEARS 2003-2006. *JS
Bulletin Number: ATI-1403
PORSCHE: SOME VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING, IN DRIVER'S FOOTWELL, A MAIN WIRING HARNESS CORROSION, WHICH IS CAUSING A NO START SITUATION. MODEL 2003-2010 CAYENNE (S, GTS, TURBO). *PE
Bulletin Number: D76
PARTS WITHDRAWN. PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERIC REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNIT TO PCNA, BUT ONLY IN CASES WHERE THE DEFECT IS VISIBLE: PART NUMBER 955 110 235 01, DESCRIPTION FUEL LINE. *PE
Bulletin Number: D77
PARTS WITHDRAW; PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNITS TO PCNA: PART NUMBERS 955 628 320 00 AND 955 628 321 00; DESCRIPTION TIP SWITCH. *PE
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
Bulletin Number: S-2445
PORSCHE: ROUGH RUNNING ENGINE AT IDLE SPEED. DIAGNOSTICS ON HOT FILM MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR (MAF). *PE
2006 PORSCHE CAYENNE S
Bulletin Number: 122-V3B6B-07
Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.
Bulletin Number: 1308
SERVOTRONIC CONTROL UNIT: STEERING IS HARD AND STIFF AFTER STARTING THE ENGINE. *PE UPDATED 5/27/09. 8PE
Bulletin Number: 4A06
W712 - TIGHTENING ATF LINE FASTENING NUTS AT THE THERMOSTAT (WORKSHOP CAMPAIGN). ATF (AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUIID) LINE LEAK BETWEEN RADIATOR AND THERMOSTAT. *PE
Bulletin Number: ATI-0903
PORSCHE: BRAKE BOOSTER DISTANCE SENSOR. VEHICLE HAS THE WARNING PHC UNAVAILABLE. THE VEHICLE HAS FAULT CODE 1673 FOR THE BRAKE BOOSTER DISTANCE SENSOR. THE SENSORS REPLACED HAVE BEEN FOUND NOT TO HAVE AN INTERNAL FAILURE. DISCONNECT TH
Bulletin Number: ATI-1103
PORSCHE: THE CHECK ENGINE COMES ON. *PE
Bulletin Number: ATI-1302
PORSCHE: INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING PROPER USAGE OF AN APPROVED WHEEL BOLT FOR A VEHICLE APPLICATION. MODELS 2003-2010 CAYENNE. *PE
Bulletin Number: ATI-13-04
PORSCHE: INFORMATION CONCERNING COOLANT PIPE INSPECTION IN ORDER TO IDENTIFY A CAST SUPPORT ON THE ALUMINUM PIPES. MODELS INCLUDE ALL CAYENNE (9PA) MODEL YEARS 2003-2006. *JS
Bulletin Number: ATI-1403
PORSCHE: SOME VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING, IN DRIVER'S FOOTWELL, A MAIN WIRING HARNESS CORROSION, WHICH IS CAUSING A NO START SITUATION. MODEL 2003-2010 CAYENNE (S, GTS, TURBO). *PE
Bulletin Number: D76
PARTS WITHDRAWN. PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERIC REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNIT TO PCNA, BUT ONLY IN CASES WHERE THE DEFECT IS VISIBLE: PART NUMBER 955 110 235 01, DESCRIPTION FUEL LINE. *PE
Bulletin Number: D77
PARTS WITHDRAW; PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNITS TO PCNA: PART NUMBERS 955 628 320 00 AND 955 628 321 00; DESCRIPTION TIP SWITCH. *PE
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
Bulletin Number: S-2445
PORSCHE: ROUGH RUNNING ENGINE AT IDLE SPEED. DIAGNOSTICS ON HOT FILM MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR (MAF). *PE
2006 PORSCHE CAYENNE TURBO
Bulletin Number: 0702
LEVEL ADJUSTMENT FAULT CODE 1772 - PRESSURE SENSOR SIGNAL LINE -- THE DIAGNOSIS FOR LEVEL CONTROL FAULT 1772 DOES NOT INDICATE THE LEVEL CONTROL COMPRESSOR AS POSSIBLE FAULT CAUSE. *NJ
Bulletin Number: 122-V3B6B-07
Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.
Bulletin Number: 1308
SERVOTRONIC CONTROL UNIT: STEERING IS HARD AND STIFF AFTER STARTING THE ENGINE. *PE UPDATED 5/27/09. 8PE
Bulletin Number: 2207
TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM TROUBLESHOOTING TIPS. *KB
Bulletin Number: 2820
BAR IGNITION MODULES (COILS) WITH PART NO. 948.602.104.00 AND 948.602.104.01. *KB UPDATED 8/9/11. *PE
Bulletin Number: 306
ENGINE RESPONSE - DRIVER'S SUBJECTIVE OPINION: ENGINE IS SLOW TO RESPOND. *TT
Bulletin Number: ATI-0903
PORSCHE: BRAKE BOOSTER DISTANCE SENSOR. VEHICLE HAS THE WARNING PHC UNAVAILABLE. THE VEHICLE HAS FAULT CODE 1673 FOR THE BRAKE BOOSTER DISTANCE SENSOR. THE SENSORS REPLACED HAVE BEEN FOUND NOT TO HAVE AN INTERNAL FAILURE. DISCONNECT TH
Bulletin Number: ATI-1103
PORSCHE: THE CHECK ENGINE COMES ON. *PE
Bulletin Number: ATI-1302
PORSCHE: INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING PROPER USAGE OF AN APPROVED WHEEL BOLT FOR A VEHICLE APPLICATION. MODELS 2003-2010 CAYENNE. *PE
Bulletin Number: ATI-13-04
PORSCHE: INFORMATION CONCERNING COOLANT PIPE INSPECTION IN ORDER TO IDENTIFY A CAST SUPPORT ON THE ALUMINUM PIPES. MODELS INCLUDE ALL CAYENNE (9PA) MODEL YEARS 2003-2006. *JS
Bulletin Number: ATI-1403
PORSCHE: SOME VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING, IN DRIVER'S FOOTWELL, A MAIN WIRING HARNESS CORROSION, WHICH IS CAUSING A NO START SITUATION. MODEL 2003-2010 CAYENNE (S, GTS, TURBO). *PE
Bulletin Number: D76
PARTS WITHDRAWN. PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERIC REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNIT TO PCNA, BUT ONLY IN CASES WHERE THE DEFECT IS VISIBLE: PART NUMBER 955 110 235 01, DESCRIPTION FUEL LINE. *PE
Bulletin Number: D77
PARTS WITHDRAW; PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNITS TO PCNA: PART NUMBERS 955 628 320 00 AND 955 628 321 00; DESCRIPTION TIP SWITCH. *PE
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
Bulletin Number: S-2445
PORSCHE: ROUGH RUNNING ENGINE AT IDLE SPEED. DIAGNOSTICS ON HOT FILM MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR (MAF). *PE
2006 PORSCHE CAYENNE TURBO S
Bulletin Number: 122-V3B6B-07
Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.
Bulletin Number: ATI-0903
PORSCHE: BRAKE BOOSTER DISTANCE SENSOR. VEHICLE HAS THE WARNING PHC UNAVAILABLE. THE VEHICLE HAS FAULT CODE 1673 FOR THE BRAKE BOOSTER DISTANCE SENSOR. THE SENSORS REPLACED HAVE BEEN FOUND NOT TO HAVE AN INTERNAL FAILURE. DISCONNECT TH
Bulletin Number: ATI-1302
PORSCHE: INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING PROPER USAGE OF AN APPROVED WHEEL BOLT FOR A VEHICLE APPLICATION. MODELS 2003-2010 CAYENNE. *PE
Bulletin Number: ATI-13-04
PORSCHE: INFORMATION CONCERNING COOLANT PIPE INSPECTION IN ORDER TO IDENTIFY A CAST SUPPORT ON THE ALUMINUM PIPES. MODELS INCLUDE ALL CAYENNE (9PA) MODEL YEARS 2003-2006. *JS
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
Bulletin Number: S-2445
PORSCHE: ROUGH RUNNING ENGINE AT IDLE SPEED. DIAGNOSTICS ON HOT FILM MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR (MAF). *PE
2006 PORSCHE CAYMAN
Bulletin Number: 122-F7A6N-07
Announcement of new Special Tool 9942 for cheching the valve on the coolant reservoir for the 718.
Bulletin Number: 122-L4C8W-07
Information: 911 and 718 models have differences in the front end structure which depend on whether the vehicle has a two wheel drive or an all wheel drive body shell.
Bulletin Number: 122-V3B6B-07
Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.
Bulletin Number: 122-V5F8X-07
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.
Bulletin Number: 122-W9D2T-07
Instructions for using VAS 581005P in order to chech and service R1234yf Air Conditioning Unit.
Bulletin Number: 122-X2X7N-07
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
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
Bulletin Number: TI-41-14
PORSCHE: IF POWER DISTRIBUTOR PIN, ON SOME VEHICLES, IS CORRODED AND CAUSE HAS BEEN DETERMINED, THEN PIN ON POWER DISTRIBUTOR MUST BE REPLACED. MODEL 2005-2012 911 CARRERA, BOXSTER, CAYMAN. *PE
Bulletin Number: TI-58-12
PORSCHE: PROCEDURAL INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING THE REPLACING OF FAULTY CRACKED IGNITION COILS ON CERTAIN VEHICLES. MODEL 1997-2013 BOXSTER (986), BOXSTER/CAYMAN (987), CARRERA (996 & 997). *PE
2006 PORSCHE CAYMAN S
Bulletin Number: 0603
CARBON CANISTER - SMOKE TESTING. *TT FUEL TANK FLANGE LEAK. *KB
Bulletin Number: 106
SCREECHING NOISE FROM THE ENGINE DURING WARM-UP. *TT
Bulletin Number: 1150
HANDLING, REMOVING AND RETURNING THE BATTERY DISCONNECT SWITCH. *TT
Bulletin Number: 122-F7A6N-07
Announcement of new Special Tool 9942 for cheching the valve on the coolant reservoir for the 718.
Bulletin Number: 122-V3B6B-07
Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning.
Bulletin Number: 122-V5F8X-07
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.
Bulletin Number: 122-W9D2T-07
Instructions for using VAS 581005P in order to chech and service R1234yf Air Conditioning Unit.
Bulletin Number: 205
MANUAL TRANSMISSION REPAIR WORK. *TT
Bulletin Number: 206
INSTALLING CAPS ON THE ENGINE CARRIER STUDS DUE TO THE POSSIBILITY THE COOLANT HOSE (SUPPLY) IS CHAFING ON THE TWO LEFT STUDS FOR THE ENGINE CARRIER. (WORKSHOP CAMPAIGN). *TT
Bulletin Number: 305
HANDLING, REMOVING AND RETURNING THE BATTERY DISCONNECT SWITCH. *TT
Bulletin Number: 305
TIPTRONIC TRANSMISSION REPAIR WORK. ANALYSIS OF TRANSMISSION DAMAGE. *TT
Bulletin Number: 306
ENGINE RESPONSE - DRIVER'S SUBJECTIVE OPINION: ENGINE IS SLOW TO RESPOND. *TT
Bulletin Number: 306
BATTERY GROUND STRAP CONCERNS. BREAKDOWNS DUE TO LOOSET GROUND STRAP. *KB
Bulletin Number: 405
PORSCHE COMMUNICATION MANAGEMENT PCM2.1 (I NO. P16). INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS. *TT
Bulletin Number: D76
PARTS WITHDRAWN. PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERIC REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNIT TO PCNA, BUT ONLY IN CASES WHERE THE DEFECT IS VISIBLE: PART NUMBER 955 110 235 01, DESCRIPTION FUEL LINE. *PE
Bulletin Number: D77
PARTS WITHDRAW; PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNITS TO PCNA: PART NUMBERS 955 628 320 00 AND 955 628 321 00; DESCRIPTION TIP SWITCH. *PE
Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM
Bulletin Number: TI-41-14
PORSCHE: IF POWER DISTRIBUTOR PIN, ON SOME VEHICLES, IS CORRODED AND CAUSE HAS BEEN DETERMINED, THEN PIN ON POWER DISTRIBUTOR MUST BE REPLACED. MODEL 2005-2012 911 CARRERA, BOXSTER, CAYMAN. *PE
Bulletin Number: TSB-16-08
PORSCHE: RETURN OF FUEL HIGH PRESSURE PUMPS. PROTECTION CAPS MISSING OR NOT FITTED ON FUEL CONNECTIONS ON FUEL HIGH PRESSURE PUMP. A POSSIBILITY THAT DIRT, DUST OR OTHER PARTICLES CAN GET INTO THE CONNECTIONS. *PE

 

Recalls for 2006 Porsche

2006 PORSCHE 911 CARRERA S
NHTSA Campaign ID:ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
Manufacturer:PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates:04/20/2004 - 10/21/2005
Potential Units Affected:5094

Defect Description:

CERTAIN 2 DOOR COUPE AND CONVERTIBLE VEHICLES MAY HAVE BEEN SUPPLIED WITH A TAILPIPE THAT MAY HAVE BEEN PRODUCED WITH A WELD LOCATED BETWEEN THE FASTENING CLIP AND EXHAUST PIPE, WHICH IS INADEQUATELY DIMENSIONED. ALSO INCLUDED ARE CERTAIN ACCESSORY EXHAUST PIPES INSTALLED BY DEALERS.

Consequence:

IF THE WELD COMPLETELY FAILS, THE EXHAUST PIPE CAN DETACH FROM THE VEHICLE, WHICH COULD STARTLE THE DRIVER RESULTING IN A CRASH.

Action:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A NEW TAILPIPE WITH A LONGER SEAM WELD FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 24, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PORSCHE AT 1-800-545-8039.
2006 PORSCHE 911 CARRERA S CABRIOLET
NHTSA Campaign ID:ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
Manufacturer:PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates:04/20/2004 - 10/21/2005
Potential Units Affected:5094

Defect Description:

CERTAIN 2 DOOR COUPE AND CONVERTIBLE VEHICLES MAY HAVE BEEN SUPPLIED WITH A TAILPIPE THAT MAY HAVE BEEN PRODUCED WITH A WELD LOCATED BETWEEN THE FASTENING CLIP AND EXHAUST PIPE, WHICH IS INADEQUATELY DIMENSIONED. ALSO INCLUDED ARE CERTAIN ACCESSORY EXHAUST PIPES INSTALLED BY DEALERS.

Consequence:

IF THE WELD COMPLETELY FAILS, THE EXHAUST PIPE CAN DETACH FROM THE VEHICLE, WHICH COULD STARTLE THE DRIVER RESULTING IN A CRASH.

Action:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A NEW TAILPIPE WITH A LONGER SEAM WELD FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 24, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PORSCHE AT 1-800-545-8039.
2006 PORSCHE CAYENNE
NHTSA Campaign ID:FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Manufacturer:Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:05/27/2005 - 11/29/2006
Potential Units Affected:50145

Defect Description:

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2003-2006 Cayenne S and Cayenne Turbo vehicles, 2004-2006 Cayenne vehicles, and 2006 Cayenne S "Titanium" Edition vehicles. These gasoline-powered vehicles have a fuel pump flange that may crack, allowing fuel to leak.

Consequence:

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.

Action:

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel filter flanges with new filter flanges that have a protective film, free of charge. The recall began July 6, 2018. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AH10.
2006 PORSCHE CAYENNE
NHTSA Campaign ID:POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
Manufacturer:Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:11/15/2002 - 02/02/2010
Potential Units Affected:99665

Defect Description:

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.

Consequence:

If the vehicle is exited without the transmission being in Park and without the parking brake being applied, the vehicle may unexpectedly move, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

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.
2006 PORSCHE CAYENNE S
NHTSA Campaign ID:POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
Manufacturer:Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:11/20/2002 - 11/30/2006
Potential Units Affected:99665

Defect Description:

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.

Consequence:

If the vehicle is exited without the transmission being in Park and without the parking brake being applied, the vehicle may unexpectedly move, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

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.
2006 PORSCHE CAYENNE S
NHTSA Campaign ID:FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Manufacturer:Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:05/26/2005 - 11/30/2006
Potential Units Affected:50145

Defect Description:

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2003-2006 Cayenne S and Cayenne Turbo vehicles, 2004-2006 Cayenne vehicles, and 2006 Cayenne S "Titanium" Edition vehicles. These gasoline-powered vehicles have a fuel pump flange that may crack, allowing fuel to leak.

Consequence:

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.

Action:

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel filter flanges with new filter flanges that have a protective film, free of charge. The recall began July 6, 2018. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AH10.
2006 PORSCHE CAYENNE TURBO
NHTSA Campaign ID:POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
Manufacturer:Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:02/04/2003 - 12/04/2006
Potential Units Affected:99665

Defect Description:

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.

Consequence:

If the vehicle is exited without the transmission being in Park and without the parking brake being applied, the vehicle may unexpectedly move, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

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.
2006 PORSCHE CAYENNE TURBO
NHTSA Campaign ID:FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Manufacturer:Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:05/27/2005 - 02/22/2006
Potential Units Affected:50145

Defect Description:

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2003-2006 Cayenne S and Cayenne Turbo vehicles, 2004-2006 Cayenne vehicles, and 2006 Cayenne S "Titanium" Edition vehicles. These gasoline-powered vehicles have a fuel pump flange that may crack, allowing fuel to leak.

Consequence:

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.

Action:

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel filter flanges with new filter flanges that have a protective film, free of charge. The recall began July 6, 2018. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AH10.
2006 PORSCHE CAYENNE TURBO S
NHTSA Campaign ID:POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
Manufacturer:Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:11/17/2005 - 12/04/2006
Potential Units Affected:99665

Defect Description:

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.

Consequence:

If the vehicle is exited without the transmission being in Park and without the parking brake being applied, the vehicle may unexpectedly move, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

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.