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2001 Toyota Avalon 4dr Sdn XL w/Bench Seat (GS)

  • Driver & front outboard passenger seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Driver & front outboard passenger airbag Supplemental Restraint System (SRS)
  • Child-protector rear door locks
  • 3-point front outboard shoulder belts w/pretensioners, adjustable anchors
  • 3-point rear shoulder belts
  • Front center lap belt
  • Side-impact door beams
  • Crumple zones
  • Internal trunk release handle
 
Crash Test Results for the 2001 Toyota Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2001 Toyota 4Runner 44552
2001 Toyota Avalon 3545Not
Tested
2001 Toyota Camry 454Not Tested5
2001 Toyota Camry 45335
2001 Toyota Celica 443Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2001 Toyota Corolla 44334
2001 Toyota Corolla 44434
2001 Toyota Echo 44344
2001 Toyota Prius 34Not
Tested
Not
Tested
4
2001 Toyota RAV4 44Not
Tested
Not
Tested
3
2001 Toyota Sienna 55454
2001 Toyota Solara Not
Tested
Not
Tested
35Not
Tested
2001 Toyota Tacoma 343Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2001 Toyota Tacoma Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2001 Toyota Tundra 33Not
Tested
Not
Tested
3
 
Service Bulletins for 2001 Toyota Tundra 4dr Sdn XL w/Bench Seat (GS)
2001 TOYOTA AVALON:

Bulletin Number: 00204
CENTER REGISTER DISASSEMBLY PROCEDURE. *JB

Bulletin Number: 00207
TECHSTREAM ECU FLASH REPROGRAMMING PROCEDURE. *KB

Bulletin Number: 004008081
REPAIR MANUAL CORRECTION. *SC

Bulletin Number: 004008081
REPAIR MANUAL CORRECTION. *SC

Bulletin Number: 00900
ENABLING/DISABLING AUTO DOOR LOCK. *TT

Bulletin Number: 01005
A541E TRANSMISSION SOLENOID IDENTIFICATION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 010101
TDN MAIL MESSAGE TO DEALERS REGARDING A SAFETY RECALL INVOLVING CERTAIN MODELYEAR 2001 VEHICLES TO INSPECT AND / OR REPLACE THE FRONT SUB-FRAME ASSEMBLY. THE FRONT SUB-FRAME ASSEMBLY WAS NOT ADEQUATELY WELDED DURING THE MANUFACTURING PROC

Bulletin Number: 01504
FUEL DOOR IMPROVEMENT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 060601
SUBJECT REGARDING DOOR CHECK NOISE. *ET

Bulletin Number: 297
BRIEF INFORMATION REGARDING THE AN UPCOMING BULLETIN INTRODUCING A NEW ACCESSORY ALLOW WHEEL FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES. *TT

Bulletin Number: 298
PROPERLY CALIBRATING THE STEERING ANGLE SENSOR ON CERTAIN VEHICLES WITH VEHICLE SKID CONTROL (VSC) SYSTEM. *TT

Bulletin Number: 303
BRIEF INFORMATION PROGRAMMING THE KEYLESS ENTRY REMOTES. *TT

Bulletin Number: 344
SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH VEHICLE SKID CONTROL (VSC) SYSTEM MAY EXHIBIT VSC AND VSC OFF LIGHTS ON (DTC C1301 / 42) IN CONJUNCTION WITH A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT ON (DTCS P0440, P0441, AND / OR P0446). *TT

Bulletin Number: 472
TDN ELECTRONIC MAIL MESSAGE REGARDING A FIELD FIX TO REPAIR INOPERATIVE ASHTRAY DOOR. *TT

Bulletin Number: 616
ELECTRONIC MESSAGE REGAREING A TICKING NOISE FROM THE FRONT WHEEL BEARING DUST DEFLECTOR DUE TO LOOSENESS OF THE DUST REFLECTOR. *TT

Bulletin Number: AX00700
THIS BULLETIN INTRODUCES A NEW ACCESSORY ALLOY WHEEL FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES. *JB

Bulletin Number: BO01801
EXHIBITING A POP OR CREAK NOISE WHILE OPENING/CLOSING THE DOOR.*JB

Bulletin Number: BO02800
TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN INTRODUCING A FIELD FIX FOR INCIDENTS OF MOISTURE AND ODORS PERMEATING INTO THE VEHICLE. THE QUARTER PANEL AIR DUCT FLAPS MAY HAVE BECOME LOOSE OR MISSING. REPLACING THE QUARTER PANEL AIR DUCT WILL REMEDY

Bulletin Number: BR00500
SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH VEHICLE SKID CONTROL (VSC) SYSTEM MAY EXHIBIT VSC AND VSC OFF LIGHTS ON (DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE C1301 / 42) IN CONJUNCTION WITH A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT ON (DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0440, P0441 AND / OR P0

Bulletin Number: EG01303
MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0440, P0441 AND/OR P0446 STORED. *TT

Bulletin Number: EG01303R
MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0440, P0441 AND/OR P0446 STORED. *TT

Bulletin Number: EG01601
SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0773 (SHIFT SOLENOID E ELECTRICAL MALFUNCTION). *TT

Bulletin Number: EL01101
INFORMATION REGARDING TRUNK RELEASE SENSITIVITY. *YD

Bulletin Number: NV01001
INFORMATION REGARDING THE FRONT FENDER LINER NOISE. *YD

Bulletin Number: PG004-97-Obsolet
Technical Service Bulletin: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 31, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

Bulletin Number: PG004-97-Obsolet
Technical Service Bulletin: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 31, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

Bulletin Number: PG006-01-Obsolet
Technical Service Bulletin: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 31, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

Bulletin Number: PG006-01-Obsolet
Technical Service Bulletin: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 31, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

Bulletin Number: Recall Follow Up
Toyota will be sending Safety Recall Follow-up notices to remind owners whose vehicles have not yet had campaign repairs completed

Bulletin Number: Recall Follow Up
Toyota will be sending Safety Recall Follow-up notices to remind owners whose vehicles have not yet had campaign repairs completed

Bulletin Number: Safety Recall an
Update on Technician Certification Requirements.

Bulletin Number: Safety Recall an
Update on Technician Certification Requirements.

Bulletin Number: ST00401
SUBJECT REGARDING STEERING COLUMN NOISE. *YD

Bulletin Number: ST00700
STEERING ANGLE SENSOR CALIBRATION ON CERTAIN VEHICLES WITH VEHICLE SKID CONTROL (VSC) SYSTEM. *JB

Bulletin Number: SU00101
SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A TICKING NOISE FROM THE FRONT WHEEL BEARING DUST DEFLECTOR DUE TO LOOSENESS OF THE DUST DEFLECTOR. *TT

Bulletin Number: SU00102
SUBJECT REGARDING REAR BEARING O-RING SERVICE TIP. *TT

Bulletin Number: SU00202
THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A REVISED REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR THE NO. 2 LOWER SUSPENSION ARM ON CERTAIN VEHICLES. *TT

Bulletin Number: TC01012
TOYOTA WILL INITIATE A SPECIAL SERVICE CAMPAIGN TO INSPECT AND; IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THE FRONT SUB-FRAME ASSEMBLY IN 545 MODEL YEAR 2001 VEHICLES. *TT

Bulletin Number: TC01016
INFORMATION REGARDING THE UPGRADE OF THE CHILD RESTRAINT TETHER ANCHORS.*JB

Bulletin Number: TC01030
SUBJECT REGARDING FRONT SUB - FRAME ASSEMBLY. *YD

Bulletin Number: TC02002
SPECIAL POLICY ADJUSTMENT REGARDING VEHICLES EXPERIENCING ENGINE OIL GELLING OR SLUDGE. *TT

Bulletin Number: TC13-019
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: T-PG006-00 Obsol
This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0054-13.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0012-13
Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bulletin de

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0012-13
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0012-13 Rev
TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE: September 14, 2016: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0134-16.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0012-13 Rev
TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bullet

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0012-13 REV
"TSB: FLASH REPROGRAMMING ALLOWS THE ECU SOFTWARE TO BE UPDATED WITHOUT REPLACING THE ECU. FLASH CALIBRATION UPDATES FOR SPECIFIC VEHICLE MODELS/ECUS ARE RELEASED AS FIELD-FIX PROCEDURES DESCRIBED IN INDIVIDUAL SERVICE BULLETINS. THIS BUL

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0012-13 REV
"TSB: FLASH REPROGRAMMING ALLOWS THE ECU SOFTWARE TO BE UPDATED WITHOUT REPLACING THE ECU. FLASH CALIBRATION UPDATES FOR SPECIFIC VEHICLE MODELS/ECUS ARE RELEASED AS FIELD-FIX PROCEDURES DESCRIBED IN INDIVIDUAL SERVICE BULLETINS. THIS BUL

Bulletin Number: TSB-0012-13 Rev2
TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bull

Bulletin Number: TSB-0012-13 Rev2
TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bull

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0014-11 Rev
TSB: The purpose of this service bulletin is to provide information regarding the installation of the correct torque converter bolts during automatic transmission/transaxle assembly replacement. Incorrect torque converter bolts or missing w

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0014-11 Rev
TSB: The purpose of this service bulletin is to provide information regarding the installation of the correct torque converter bolts during automatic transmission/transaxle assembly replacement. Incorrect torque converter bolts or missing w

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0043-14
TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0043-14 Rev
TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased. Follow the procedures in this bulletin to

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0043-14 Rev
TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0043-14 Rev
TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased. Follow the procedures in this bulletin to

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0054-13
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0054-13
California (CA), Federal (FED), and 50 State Certified emission control underhood labels (emission labels) may be obtained through your dealership?s Parts Department utilizing standard replacement parts ordering procedures. Follow the guide

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0057-18
TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0043-14. ? Applicability has been updated to include 2017 ? 2018 model year Toyota vehicles. Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0043-14 is obso

Bulletin Number: TSB-0064-10
TOYOTA: TECHSTREAM ECU FLASH REPROGRAMMING PROCEDURE. FLASH REPROGRAMMING ALLOWS THE ECU SOFTWARE TO BE UPDATED WITHOUT REPLACING THE ECU. FLASH CALIBRATION UPDATES FOR SPECIFIC VEHICLE MODELS/ECUS ARE RELEASED AS FIELD-FIX PROCEDURES DE

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0064-10 Rev
This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0012-13.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0064-10 Rev
Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bulletin de

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0071-11 Rev
The purpose of this service bulletin is to provide precautions to follow when installing an automatic transmission/transaxle assembly to avoid MIL ?ON,? shifting issues, and/or transmission damage. Use the information in this bulletin when

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0083-13 Rev
TSB: The procedure in this bulletin is a general guideline on how to properly diagnose the air conditioning system after a component failure. Refer to the applicable Repair Manual for vehicle specific repair procedures and parts.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0083-13 Rev
TSB: The procedure in this bulletin is a general guideline on how to properly diagnose the air conditioning system after a component failure. Refer to the applicable Repair Manual for vehicle specific repair procedures and parts.

Bulletin Number: TSB-0087-12
TOYOTA: ACCELERATOR PEDAL SENSOR ASSEMBLY INFORMATION REGARDING THE INSPECTION, REMOVAL, AND INSTALLATION, IF LUBRICATION OR OIL, IS APPLIED. *PE

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0101-11 Rev
TSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0101-11 Rev
TSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0101-11 Rev
TSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0122-11
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: TSB-0122-11
TOYOTA: INFORMATION PROVIDED FOR REPLACING THE SEAT COVERS FOR VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SIDE AIRBAGS. *PE

Bulletin Number: TSB-0122-11
TOYOTA: INFORMATION PROVIDED FOR REPLACING THE SEAT COVERS FOR VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SIDE AIRBAGS. *PE

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0122-11 Rev
Beginning in 1998, Toyota introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Toyota does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Toyota leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0122-11 Rev
Beginning in 1998, Toyota introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Toyota does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Toyota leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0122-11 Rev
Beginning in 1998, Toyota introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Toyota does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Toyota leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-14
TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to provide precautions to follow when installing an automatic transmission/transaxle assembly to avoid MIL "ON" shifting issues and/or transmission damage. Use the information in this bulletin when insta

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-14
TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to provide precautions to follow when installing an automatic transmission/transaxle assembly to avoid MIL "ON" shifting issues and/or transmission damage. Use the information in this bulletin when insta

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-16
TSB: Supersession Notice. Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-16
TSB: Supersession Notice. Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-16-Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. October 30, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has be

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-16-Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. October 30, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has be

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-16-Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. October 30, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has be

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-16_Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE October 30, 2017 Rev1: * Applicability has been updated to include 2018 model year vehicles. SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes SB No. T-SB-0012-13. Flash reprogramming allows the

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0141-13
A new Special Service Tool (SST 09709-00002) has been introduced to aid in the inspection procedure for certain vehicles equipped with a floor pedal-type parking brake system. This bulletin references the correct method for installing the B

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0141-13
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0141-13
A new Special Service Tool (SST 09709-00002) has been introduced to aid in the inspection procedure for certain vehicles equipped with a floor pedal-type parking brake system. This bulletin references the correct method for installing the B

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0144-08_Obs
TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE November 21, 2017: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

Bulletin Number: TSB018217
TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes SB No. T-SB-0101-11. Applicability has been updated to include 2016 ? 2017 model year vehicles. Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0101-11 is Obsolete and any printed

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0185-13
The following procedures are recommended during routine maintenance or in the event of a customer concern for wiper performance.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0218-17_Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 20, 2017 Rev1: Applicability has been updated to exclude 2007 ? 2017 model year Avanza vehicles. Some hazardous material treatment and handling regulations at the state and local level define the pre-disposal deplo

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0218-17_Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 20, 2017 Rev1: Applicability has been updated to exclude 2007 ? 2017 model year Avanza vehicles. Some hazardous material treatment and handling regulations at the state and local level define the pre-disposal deplo

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0229-12_Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE November 22, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2014 ? 2018 model year vehicles. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. In the event that a Toyota vehicle becomes submerg

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0304-17
TSB: Vehicle replacement certification labels (the vinyl label installed on the driver door or door post) and VIN plates (the metal plate riveted to dashboard) may be available from Toyota, provided the request meets one of the criteria lis

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0304-17_Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 31, 2018 Rev2: ? The Supersession Notice has been updated. January 11, 2018 Rev1: ? The Supersession Notice has been updated. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. SUPERSESSION NOTICE

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0304-17_Rev
TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin Nos. PG021-88, PG015-89, PG0015-90, PG002-91, PG002-93, PG005-97, PG007-01, PG007-07, and T-SB-0144-08. Service Bulletin Nos. PG021-88, PG015-89

Bulletin Number: TS-BO030-01 Obso
This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0185-13.

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0010-10 Rev
Tech Tip: Low battery voltage can contribute to a MIL "ON" condition for P0335 (Crankshaft Position

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0010-10 Rev
Tech Tip: Low battery voltage can contribute to a MIL "ON" condition for P0335 (Crankshaft Position

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0132-11
A key part to maintain the proper function and safe operation of the vehicle's braking system is to perform a visual inspection when installing brake pads, calipers, and discs. The following recommendations are intended to provide general

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0132-11
A key part to maintain the proper function and safe operation of the vehicle's braking system is to perform a visual inspection when installing brake pads, calipers, and discs. The following recommendations are intended to provide general

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0213-13
Toyota vehicles are equipped with SRS, including various airbags and in some models, seat belt pre-tensioners, to help reduce the risk of injury in a collision. If a customer expresses any concerns that the SRS airbags or pretensioner devi

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0213-13
Toyota vehicles are equipped with Supplemental Restraint Systems (SRS), including various airbags and in some models, seat belt pre-tensioners, to help reduce the risk of injury in a collision. If a customer expresses any concerns that the

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0226-13
The customer is having difficulty changing the multi-display screen from Day Mode. If the multi-display screen is set to Day Mode when the headlights are on, the setting we be memorized when the engine is turned off.

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0381-16
TECH TIP: SOME CUSTOMERS MAY EXPERIENCE DIFFICULTY PROGRAMMING HOMELINK.

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0381-16
Tech Tip: Some customers may experience difficulty programming HomeLink.

 
Recalls for 2001 Toyota Tundra 4dr Sdn XL w/Bench Seat (GS)
2001 TOYOTA AVALON
NHTSA Campaign ID: 01V072000
Component: STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
Manufacturer: TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates: 01/20/2001 - 01/24/2001
Potential Units Affected: 545
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE FRONT SUB FRAME ASSEMBLY HAS NOT BEEN ADEQUATELY WELDED.
Consequence:
THIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE FAILURE OF THE ASSEMBLY FOLLOWING LONG-TERM USAGE, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE THE FRONT SUB FRAME, IF NECESSARY. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN APRIL 9, 2001. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT TOYOTA AT 1-800-331-4331.
2001 TOYOTA AVALON
NHTSA Campaign ID: 10V345000
Component: STEERING
Manufacturer: TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates: 04/28/1999 - 12/20/2004
Potential Units Affected: 372593
Defect Description:
TOYOTA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2000-2004 AVALON VEHICLES. DUE TO IMPROPER CASTING OF THE STEERING LOCK BAR, THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT A MINUTE CRACK MAY DEVELOP ON THE SURFACE OF THE LOCK BAR. SUCH A CRACK MAY EXPAND OVER A LONG PERIOD OF REPEATED LOCK AND UNLOCK OPERATIONS, AND EVENTUALLY THE LOCK BAR COULD BREAK.
Consequence:
SHOULD THE STEERING LOCK BAR BREAK, THE STEERING WHEEL WOULD LOCK AND THE DRIVER WOULD LOSE THE ABILITY TO STEER THE VEHICLE, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE STEERING INTERLOCK DEVICE FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 7, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT TOYOTA AT 1-800-331-4331.
 


2010 Porsche Panamera 4S

  • Driver Airbag With Dual-Stage Deployment
  • Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags
  • Knee Airbag
  • Passenger Airbag With Dual-Stage Deployment
  • Rear Side Airbags
  • Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags
  • Rear Electronic Parking Aid With Ultrasonic Sensors
  • Rollover Sensor
  • Front Dual Seatbelt Height Adjusters
  • Front and Rear 3-Point Seatbelts
  • Front and Rear Pretensioners
  • Side Guard Door Beams
 
Crash Test Results for the 2010 Porsche Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2010 Porsche 911 Carrera Not
Tested
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Tested
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Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2010 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2010 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2010 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2010 Porsche 911 GT3 Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2010 Porsche 911 Targa Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2010 Porsche 911 Turbo Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2010 Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2010 Porsche Boxster Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2010 Porsche Cayenne Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2010 Porsche Cayman Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2010 Porsche Panamera Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
 
Service Bulletins for 2010 Porsche Panamera 4S
2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA:

Bulletin Number: 122-A6Z3V-03
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

Bulletin Number: 122-B3W7F-06
Concerns: Brake light switch Information: Possible replacement of perfectly functioning components when complaint "Brake light stays on" is received/fault code 4340 in PSM control unit.

Bulletin Number: 122-B3W7F-06
Concerns: Brake light switch Information: Possible replacement of perfectly functioning components when complaint "Brake light stays on" is received/fault code 4340 in PSM control unit.

Bulletin Number: 122-B4W2U-06
Concerns: Coding values for the instrument cluster Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on certain 2010 to 2013 Panamera/4/S/4S/S Hybrid and Panamera Turbo/S vehicles. A new parameter set for the instrument

Bulletin Number: 122-B4W2U-06
Concerns: Coding values for the instrument cluster Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on certain 2010 to 2013 Panamera/4/S/4S/S Hybrid and Panamera Turbo/S vehicles. A new parameter set for the instrument

Bulletin Number: 122-B5D5V-06
Withdrawal of Part Number 971858331B 1E0 as it has been superceded by Part Number 971857335C 1E0.

Bulletin Number: 122-B9V4V-06
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

Bulletin Number: 122-E5F6L-06
Concerns: Power distributor Information: In the event of complaints relating to the overall power supply on the vehicle and if "Connections in power distributor corroded"? is discovered as the cause of the fault, the cover on the power d

Bulletin Number: 122-F4A6H-06
Concerns: Front-end electronics control unit Rear-end electronics control unit (only for model year 2012 vehicles) Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. New data records for

Bulletin Number: 122-F9S5J-09
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

Bulletin Number: 122-H5U6B-06
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.

Bulletin Number: 122-H5U6B-06
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.

Bulletin Number: 122-H7B7W-09
Information: Very small leaks may not be found on a normal inspection. Extra effort to locate these leaks is required.

Bulletin Number: 122-J5L6E-06
Concerns: Front-end electronics control unit Rear-end electronics control unit (only for model year 2012 vehicles) Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. New data records for

Bulletin Number: 122-J5L6E-06
Concerns: Front-end electronics control unit Rear-end electronics control unit (only for model year 2012 vehicles) Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. New data records for

Bulletin Number: 122-L4X2R-10
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

Bulletin Number: 122-L6P5E-07
Request for dealers to remove Special Tool VAS 6839 from High Voltage tool box because the unit could give erroneous voltage readings. PAG has decided that VAS 6558A could be used in its place.

Bulletin Number: 122-M6M7G-06
Concerns: Front-end electronics control unit Rear-end electronics control unit (only for model year 2012 vehicles) Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. New data records for

Bulletin Number: 122-M7V3V-05
Concerns: Heat shield (also referred to as tunnel heat shield) Information: Modified heat shield If the cardan shaft needs to be replaced, the type of heat shield installed must be checked. Depending on which type is installed, the heat

Bulletin Number: 122-M8J2T-06
Concerns: DME control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Certain environmental conditions and the quality of fuel available in themarket can cause combustion residue t

Bulletin Number: 122-M8J2T-06
Concerns: DME control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Certain environmental conditions and the quality of fuel available in themarket can cause combustion residue t

Bulletin Number: 122-N2C3W-02
Subject: Fastening screws for camshaft controllers Information: Due to influencing factors during the camshaft controller assembly process, the threaded connections can become strained to such an extent that the function of the camshaft c

Bulletin Number: 122-P2Z3Z-09
Supersessions to the seat adjustment motor on the spare parts requirements for the front power seat frame.

Bulletin Number: 122-P5G7U-07
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.

Bulletin Number: 122-P5G7U-07
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.

Bulletin Number: 122-P5G7U-07
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.

Bulletin Number: 122-P6P7K-10
There is increased friction in the air spring compressor valves at temperatures below ?13┬░ F (?25┬░ C). This can result in a situation in which the maximum control current is not sufficient to actuate the valves. As a result, a warning mess

Bulletin Number: 122-Q5C4S-06
Issue: Oil in the wiring harness. Information: 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.

Bulletin Number: 122-Q5C4S-06
Issue: Oil in the wiring harness. Information: 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.

Bulletin Number: 122-R4T6X-07
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

Bulletin Number: 122-R9H5B-07
Concerns: Belt tensioner Information: Checking belt tensioner in the event of a complaint about "leaks" before carrying out any other work.

Bulletin Number: 122-R9H5B-07
Concerns: Belt tensioner Information: Checking belt tensioner in the event of a complaint about "leaks" before carrying out any other work.

Bulletin Number: 122-R9H5B-07
Concerns: Belt tensioner Information: Checking belt tensioner in the event of a complaint about "leaks" before carrying out any other work.

Bulletin Number: 122-S7G8J-10
A fuel tank cap in Aluminum Look (designation in Tequipment Catalog: "Fuel tank cap in Aluminum Look") is available for the Panamera (970).

Bulletin Number: 122-T7Y5Q-12
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

Bulletin Number: 122-U3T2C-06
Concerns: Porsche Communication Management (PCM) 3.1 Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Various issues can occur in the PCM integrated systemon the affected vehicles, depen

Bulletin Number: 122-U3T2C-06
Concerns: Porsche Communication Management (PCM) 3.1 Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Various issues can occur in the PCM integrated systemon the affected vehicles, depen

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-W5C2W-08
Information about possible engine knocking and how to clean carbon deposits is they are dirty and causing knocking.

Bulletin Number: 122-W5C2W-08
Information about possible engine knocking and how to clean carbon deposits is they are dirty and causing knocking.

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-Y6Q8V-06
Concern: Power steering lines may be leaking at the power steering rack. Work Procedure: The power steering lines at the steering rack may leak due to a damaged o-ring(s). The o-ring damage results from an imperfection in the line. Replac

Bulletin Number: 122-Y6Q8V-06
Concern: Power steering lines may be leaking at the power steering rack. Work Procedure: The power steering lines at the steering rack may leak due to a damaged o-ring(s). The o-ring damage results from an imperfection in the line. Replac

Bulletin Number: 122-Y6Q8V-06
Concern: Power steering lines may be leaking at the power steering rack. Work Procedure: The power steering lines at the steering rack may leak due to a damaged o-ring(s). The o-ring damage results from an imperfection in the line. Replac

Bulletin Number: 122-Y7G4E-03
The rear lid does not close normally.

Bulletin Number: 122-Z3X2N-12
Information: FC00001E for right side rear lid strut is set in the Rear Lid Control Unit. The actual fault may be in the left rear lid strut. Information for Workshop: The cause could be software or moisture in the Rear Lid Control Unit. If

Bulletin Number: 42/10
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 42/10
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 9709
PORSCHE: MODEL YEAR 2010-2013: COVER ON POWER DISTRIBUTOR MUST BE SEALED TO AVOID CORROSION. *LJ

Bulletin Number: ATI-1202
PORSCHE: DUE TO DAMAGED O RINGS, POWER STEERING LINES MAY BE LEAKING AT THE STEERING RACK, RESULTING IN AN IMPERFECTION IN THE LINE. *PE

Bulletin Number: ATI-1202
PORSCHE: DUE TO DAMAGED O RINGS, POWER STEERING LINES MAY BE LEAKING AT THE STEERING RACK, RESULTING IN AN IMPERFECTION IN THE LINE. *PE

Bulletin Number: ATI-1202
PORSCHE: DUE TO DAMAGED O RINGS, POWER STEERING LINES MAY BE LEAKING AT THE STEERING RACK, RESULTING IN AN IMPERFECTION IN THE LINE. *PE

Bulletin Number: ATI-1202
PORSCHE: DUE TO DAMAGED O RINGS, POWER STEERING LINES MAY BE LEAKING AT THE STEERING RACK, RESULTING IN AN IMPERFECTION IN THE LINE. *PE

Bulletin Number: ATI-1301
PORSCHE: INFORMATION PROVIDED ON SUCCESSFULLY CALIBRATING ELECTRONIC PARKING BRAKES. MODELS 2010-2013 PANAMERA, CAYENNE, SPORT CARS(9X1). *PE

Bulletin Number: ATI-1301
PORSCHE: INFORMATION PROVIDED ON SUCCESSFULLY CALIBRATING ELECTRONIC PARKING BRAKES. MODELS 2010-2013 PANAMERA, CAYENNE, SPORT CARS(9X1). *PE

Bulletin Number: ATI-1303
PORSCHE: THERE MAY BE OIL IN THE WIRING HARNESS. THE WIRING HARNESS AND ALL AFFECTED AREAS MAY NEED TO BE REPLACED. MODELS INCLUDE CAYENNE V8 MY 2008 AND UP/PANAMERA MY 2010 AND UP/ SPORTS CARS 2009 AND UP. *JS

Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM

Bulletin Number: TI-109-1
PORSCHE: THE PORSCHE TRACTION MANAGEMENT (PTM) IS TRANSMITTING TOO MUCH DRIVE TORQUE TO FRONT AXLE, AND THIS INCREASES WEAR ON RING GEAR AND PINION SHAFT TOOTHING AND FRONT AXLE FINAL DRIVE MAKES NOISES.. MODELS 2010-2014 PANAMERA 4, 4S,

Bulletin Number: TI-16-10
PORSCHE: REPLACING HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP. ON CERTAIN MODEL YEAR PANAMERA S/4S AND PANAMERA TURBO VEHICLES, THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMPS, WHICH DO NOT CONFORM TO PORSCHE QUALITY STANDARDS, WERE INSTALLED IN THE A

Bulletin Number: TI-16-10
PORSCHE: REPLACING HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP. ON CERTAIN MODEL YEAR PANAMERA S/4S AND PANAMERA TURBO VEHICLES, THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMPS, WHICH DO NOT CONFORM TO PORSCHE QUALITY STANDARDS, WERE INSTALLED IN THE A

Bulletin Number: TI-39-12
PORSCHE: THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAYS WARNING OF BRAKE LIGHT REMAINS ON. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-52-12
PORSCHE: REAR END ELECTRONICS CONTROL UNIT AND FRONT END ELECTRONICS CONTROL UNIT NEED TO BE REPROGRAMMED WITH UPDATED DATA RECORD. MODELS 2010-2012 PANAMERA, 4, S HYBRID, S, 4 S, TURBO, PANAMERA TURBO S. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-59-09-2
PORSCHE: WORKSHOP CAMPAIGN WA19-REPROGRAMMING DME AND PDK CONTROL UNIT. THE NEW DATA RECORDS HAVE IMPROVED THE START AND DRIVE OFF BEHAVIOR OF THE VEHICLE WHEN THE START/STOP SYSTEM IS ACTIVATED AND PROVIDE OPTIMISED IDLE SPEED CONTROL DU

Bulletin Number: TI-84-10
PORSCHE: 2011 PANAMERA. INFORMATION ON REPROGRAMMING ELECTRONICS IN THE REAR, INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, AND STEERING. *RM

Bulletin Number: TI-84-10
PORSCHE: 2011 PANAMERA. INFORMATION ON REPROGRAMMING ELECTRONICS IN THE REAR, INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, AND STEERING. *RM

Bulletin Number: TI-84-10
PORSCHE: 2011 PANAMERA. INFORMATION ON REPROGRAMMING ELECTRONICS IN THE REAR, INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, AND STEERING. *RM

Bulletin Number: TIS-53-11
PORSCHE: SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING A REDUCTION IN COMFORT WHEN ENGINE STARTS AFTER SERVERAL ATTEMPTS ARE MADE, USING DRIVER'S KEY. *PE

Bulletin Number: TIS-53-11
PORSCHE: SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING A REDUCTION IN COMFORT WHEN ENGINE STARTS AFTER SERVERAL ATTEMPTS ARE MADE, USING DRIVER'S KEY. *PE

Bulletin Number: TIS-53-11
PORSCHE: SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING A REDUCTION IN COMFORT WHEN ENGINE STARTS AFTER SERVERAL ATTEMPTS ARE MADE, USING DRIVER'S KEY. *PE

Bulletin Number: TS-1008-9752
PORSCHE: CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ILLUMINATED WITH VARIOUS FAULT CODES STORED IN THE DME. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY OF FAULTY SPLICE POINTS IN THE ENGINE WIRING HARNESS WHICH MAY CAUSE VARIOUS FAULT CODES. *PE


2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA 4S:

Bulletin Number: 122-B9V4V-06
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

Bulletin Number: 122-J4K4G-02
Subject: Fastening screws for camshaft controllers Information: Due to influencing factors during the camshaft controller assembly process, the threaded connections can become strained to such an extent that the function of the camshaft c

Bulletin Number: 122-J8L3U-08
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

Bulletin Number: 122-M8J2T-06
Concerns: DME control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Certain environmental conditions and the quality of fuel available in themarket can cause combustion residue t

Bulletin Number: 122-M8J2T-06
Concerns: DME control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Certain environmental conditions and the quality of fuel available in themarket can cause combustion residue t

Bulletin Number: 122-N2C3W-02
Subject: Fastening screws for camshaft controllers Information: Due to influencing factors during the camshaft controller assembly process, the threaded connections can become strained to such an extent that the function of the camshaft c

Bulletin Number: 122-T7Y5Q-12
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

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-X8Y9N-07
A vacuum line at the vacuum reservoir in the left front wheel well was not connected properly during production and may become disconnected (see the picture below). The repair is to simply reconnect the line and make sure it is not under

Bulletin Number: 122-X8Y9N-07
A vacuum line at the vacuum reservoir in the left front wheel well was not connected properly during production and may become disconnected (see the picture below). The repair is to simply reconnect the line and make sure it is not under

Bulletin Number: 122-X8Y9N-07
A vacuum line at the vacuum reservoir in the left front wheel well was not connected properly during production and may become disconnected (see the picture below). The repair is to simply reconnect the line and make sure it is not under

Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM

Bulletin Number: SB-0906-6
PORSCHE: PASSENGER AIRBAG OFF (PAO), LIGHT REMAINS ON WITH EMPTY PASSENGER SEAT. THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THE PASSENGER AIR BAG OFF (PAO) LIGHT HAS BEEN CHANGED FROM EARLIER PORSCHE MODELS. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-109-1
PORSCHE: THE PORSCHE TRACTION MANAGEMENT (PTM) IS TRANSMITTING TOO MUCH DRIVE TORQUE TO FRONT AXLE, AND THIS INCREASES WEAR ON RING GEAR AND PINION SHAFT TOOTHING AND FRONT AXLE FINAL DRIVE MAKES NOISES.. MODELS 2010-2014 PANAMERA 4, 4S,

Bulletin Number: TI-16-10
PORSCHE: REPLACING HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP. ON CERTAIN MODEL YEAR PANAMERA S/4S AND PANAMERA TURBO VEHICLES, THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMPS, WHICH DO NOT CONFORM TO PORSCHE QUALITY STANDARDS, WERE INSTALLED IN THE A

Bulletin Number: TI-16-10
PORSCHE: REPLACING HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP. ON CERTAIN MODEL YEAR PANAMERA S/4S AND PANAMERA TURBO VEHICLES, THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMPS, WHICH DO NOT CONFORM TO PORSCHE QUALITY STANDARDS, WERE INSTALLED IN THE A

Bulletin Number: TI-22-10
PORSCHE: MODIFYING SEAT BELT MOUNT. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT IF THE FRONT SEATS ARE ADJUSTED VERY FAR, RESULTING IN UNFAVORABLE TOLERANCES, IT IS POSSIBLE THAT THE FUNCTION OF THE LOCKING MECHANISM FOR THE SEAT BELT MOUNT CAN NO LONGER

Bulletin Number: TI-52-12
PORSCHE: REAR END ELECTRONICS CONTROL UNIT AND FRONT END ELECTRONICS CONTROL UNIT NEED TO BE REPROGRAMMED WITH UPDATED DATA RECORD. MODELS 2010-2012 PANAMERA, 4, S HYBRID, S, 4 S, TURBO, PANAMERA TURBO S. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-79-13
PORSCHE: INFORMATION CONCERNING POOR VEHICLE DRIVABILITY AND/ OR ENGINE NOISE AT LOW REVS. THE DME CONTROL UNIT MUST BE RE-PROGRAMMED DUE TO DIFFERENT QUALITY FUEL AND POOR VEHICLE DRIVABILITY. MODELS PANAMERA S (9700/PANAMERA 4S(970)/PAN

Bulletin Number: TI-79-13
PORSCHE: INFORMATION CONCERNING POOR VEHICLE DRIVABILITY AND/ OR ENGINE NOISE AT LOW REVS. THE DME CONTROL UNIT MUST BE RE-PROGRAMMED DUE TO DIFFERENT QUALITY FUEL AND POOR VEHICLE DRIVABILITY. MODELS PANAMERA S (9700/PANAMERA 4S(970)/PAN

Bulletin Number: TI-8-12
PORSCHE: THE GROUND SPLICE CONNECTIONS IN ENGINE WIRE HARNESS BECOMES MOIST AND/OR WET, CAUSING SPLICE CONNECTIONS TO CORRODE OVER LIFE OF VEHICLE AND ACTIVATE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-84-10
PORSCHE: 2011 PANAMERA. INFORMATION ON REPROGRAMMING ELECTRONICS IN THE REAR, INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, AND STEERING. *RM

Bulletin Number: TI-84-10
PORSCHE: 2011 PANAMERA. INFORMATION ON REPROGRAMMING ELECTRONICS IN THE REAR, INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, AND STEERING. *RM

Bulletin Number: TI-84-10
PORSCHE: 2011 PANAMERA. INFORMATION ON REPROGRAMMING ELECTRONICS IN THE REAR, INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, AND STEERING. *RM

Bulletin Number: TIS-53-11
PORSCHE: SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING A REDUCTION IN COMFORT WHEN ENGINE STARTS AFTER SERVERAL ATTEMPTS ARE MADE, USING DRIVER'S KEY. *PE

Bulletin Number: TIS-53-11
PORSCHE: SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING A REDUCTION IN COMFORT WHEN ENGINE STARTS AFTER SERVERAL ATTEMPTS ARE MADE, USING DRIVER'S KEY. *PE

Bulletin Number: TIS-53-11
PORSCHE: SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING A REDUCTION IN COMFORT WHEN ENGINE STARTS AFTER SERVERAL ATTEMPTS ARE MADE, USING DRIVER'S KEY. *PE

Bulletin Number: TS-1008-9752
PORSCHE: CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ILLUMINATED WITH VARIOUS FAULT CODES STORED IN THE DME. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY OF FAULTY SPLICE POINTS IN THE ENGINE WIRING HARNESS WHICH MAY CAUSE VARIOUS FAULT CODES. *PE


2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA GTS:

Bulletin Number: 122-B9V4V-06
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

Bulletin Number: 122-M8J2T-06
Concerns: DME control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Certain environmental conditions and the quality of fuel available in themarket can cause combustion residue t

Bulletin Number: 122-M8J2T-06
Concerns: DME control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Certain environmental conditions and the quality of fuel available in themarket can cause combustion residue t

Bulletin Number: 122-T7Y5Q-12
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

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.


2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA S:

Bulletin Number: 122-B7U4T-05
Customer Concern: Certain vehicle systems have unwanted, unpredictable behavior. Technical Concern: The symptoms are difficult to diagnose. There may be multiple symptoms intermittently affecting multiple systems. Though this is not an e

Bulletin Number: 122-B9V4V-06
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

Bulletin Number: 122-E7T5N-06
Concerns: DME, PDK and PSM control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. New data records are

Bulletin Number: 122-E7T5N-06
Concerns: DME, PDK and PSM control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. New data records are

Bulletin Number: 122-E7T5N-06
Concerns: DME, PDK and PSM control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. New data records are

Bulletin Number: 122-J4K4G-02
Subject: Fastening screws for camshaft controllers Information: Due to influencing factors during the camshaft controller assembly process, the threaded connections can become strained to such an extent that the function of the camshaft c

Bulletin Number: 122-J8L3U-08
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

Bulletin Number: 122-M8J2T-06
Concerns: DME control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Certain environmental conditions and the quality of fuel available in themarket can cause combustion residue t

Bulletin Number: 122-M8J2T-06
Concerns: DME control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Certain environmental conditions and the quality of fuel available in themarket can cause combustion residue t

Bulletin Number: 122-Q5C4S-06
Issue: Oil in the wiring harness. Information: 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.

Bulletin Number: 122-Q5C4S-06
Issue: Oil in the wiring harness. Information: 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.

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-T7Y5Q-12
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

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-W5A8M-06
Concerns: Wire harness for engine Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. There

Bulletin Number: 122-W5A8M-06
Concerns: Wire harness for engine Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. There

Bulletin Number: 122-W9D2T-07
Instructions for using VAS 581005P in order to chech and service R1234yf Air Conditioning Unit.

Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM

Bulletin Number: SB-0906-6
PORSCHE: PASSENGER AIRBAG OFF (PAO), LIGHT REMAINS ON WITH EMPTY PASSENGER SEAT. THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THE PASSENGER AIR BAG OFF (PAO) LIGHT HAS BEEN CHANGED FROM EARLIER PORSCHE MODELS. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-16-10
PORSCHE: REPLACING HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP. ON CERTAIN MODEL YEAR PANAMERA S/4S AND PANAMERA TURBO VEHICLES, THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMPS, WHICH DO NOT CONFORM TO PORSCHE QUALITY STANDARDS, WERE INSTALLED IN THE A

Bulletin Number: TI-16-10
PORSCHE: REPLACING HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP. ON CERTAIN MODEL YEAR PANAMERA S/4S AND PANAMERA TURBO VEHICLES, THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMPS, WHICH DO NOT CONFORM TO PORSCHE QUALITY STANDARDS, WERE INSTALLED IN THE A

Bulletin Number: TI-22-10
PORSCHE: MODIFYING SEAT BELT MOUNT. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT IF THE FRONT SEATS ARE ADJUSTED VERY FAR, RESULTING IN UNFAVORABLE TOLERANCES, IT IS POSSIBLE THAT THE FUNCTION OF THE LOCKING MECHANISM FOR THE SEAT BELT MOUNT CAN NO LONGER

Bulletin Number: TI-39-12
PORSCHE: THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAYS WARNING OF BRAKE LIGHT REMAINS ON. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-52-12
PORSCHE: REAR END ELECTRONICS CONTROL UNIT AND FRONT END ELECTRONICS CONTROL UNIT NEED TO BE REPROGRAMMED WITH UPDATED DATA RECORD. MODELS 2010-2012 PANAMERA, 4, S HYBRID, S, 4 S, TURBO, PANAMERA TURBO S. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-79-13
PORSCHE: INFORMATION CONCERNING POOR VEHICLE DRIVABILITY AND/ OR ENGINE NOISE AT LOW REVS. THE DME CONTROL UNIT MUST BE RE-PROGRAMMED DUE TO DIFFERENT QUALITY FUEL AND POOR VEHICLE DRIVABILITY. MODELS PANAMERA S (9700/PANAMERA 4S(970)/PAN

Bulletin Number: TI-79-13
PORSCHE: INFORMATION CONCERNING POOR VEHICLE DRIVABILITY AND/ OR ENGINE NOISE AT LOW REVS. THE DME CONTROL UNIT MUST BE RE-PROGRAMMED DUE TO DIFFERENT QUALITY FUEL AND POOR VEHICLE DRIVABILITY. MODELS PANAMERA S (9700/PANAMERA 4S(970)/PAN

Bulletin Number: TI-81-12
PORSCHE: INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING THE COOLER CONNECTION WHERE ONE OR TWO HOSE CLAMPS BEEN USED FOR POWER STEERING RETURN LINE. MODELS 2013 PANAMERA, PANAMERA S, PANAMERA TURBO. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-8-12
PORSCHE: THE GROUND SPLICE CONNECTIONS IN ENGINE WIRE HARNESS BECOMES MOIST AND/OR WET, CAUSING SPLICE CONNECTIONS TO CORRODE OVER LIFE OF VEHICLE AND ACTIVATE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-84-10
PORSCHE: 2011 PANAMERA. INFORMATION ON REPROGRAMMING ELECTRONICS IN THE REAR, INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, AND STEERING. *RM

Bulletin Number: TI-84-10
PORSCHE: 2011 PANAMERA. INFORMATION ON REPROGRAMMING ELECTRONICS IN THE REAR, INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, AND STEERING. *RM

Bulletin Number: TI-84-10
PORSCHE: 2011 PANAMERA. INFORMATION ON REPROGRAMMING ELECTRONICS IN THE REAR, INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, AND STEERING. *RM

Bulletin Number: TIS-53-11
PORSCHE: SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING A REDUCTION IN COMFORT WHEN ENGINE STARTS AFTER SERVERAL ATTEMPTS ARE MADE, USING DRIVER'S KEY. *PE

Bulletin Number: TIS-53-11
PORSCHE: SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING A REDUCTION IN COMFORT WHEN ENGINE STARTS AFTER SERVERAL ATTEMPTS ARE MADE, USING DRIVER'S KEY. *PE

Bulletin Number: TIS-53-11
PORSCHE: SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING A REDUCTION IN COMFORT WHEN ENGINE STARTS AFTER SERVERAL ATTEMPTS ARE MADE, USING DRIVER'S KEY. *PE

Bulletin Number: TS-1008-9752
PORSCHE: CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ILLUMINATED WITH VARIOUS FAULT CODES STORED IN THE DME. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY OF FAULTY SPLICE POINTS IN THE ENGINE WIRING HARNESS WHICH MAY CAUSE VARIOUS FAULT CODES. *PE


2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA TURBO:

Bulletin Number: 122-B9V4V-06
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

Bulletin Number: 122-J4K4G-02
Subject: Fastening screws for camshaft controllers Information: Due to influencing factors during the camshaft controller assembly process, the threaded connections can become strained to such an extent that the function of the camshaft c

Bulletin Number: 122-J8L3U-08
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

Bulletin Number: 122-M8J2T-06
Concerns: DME control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Certain environmental conditions and the quality of fuel available in themarket can cause combustion residue t

Bulletin Number: 122-M8J2T-06
Concerns: DME control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Certain environmental conditions and the quality of fuel available in themarket can cause combustion residue t

Bulletin Number: 122-T7Y5Q-12
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

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-X8Y9N-07
A vacuum line at the vacuum reservoir in the left front wheel well was not connected properly during production and may become disconnected (see the picture below). The repair is to simply reconnect the line and make sure it is not under

Bulletin Number: 122-X8Y9N-07
A vacuum line at the vacuum reservoir in the left front wheel well was not connected properly during production and may become disconnected (see the picture below). The repair is to simply reconnect the line and make sure it is not under

Bulletin Number: 122-X8Y9N-07
A vacuum line at the vacuum reservoir in the left front wheel well was not connected properly during production and may become disconnected (see the picture below). The repair is to simply reconnect the line and make sure it is not under

Bulletin Number: PK-D8-16
PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM

Bulletin Number: SB-0906-6
PORSCHE: PASSENGER AIRBAG OFF (PAO), LIGHT REMAINS ON WITH EMPTY PASSENGER SEAT. THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THE PASSENGER AIR BAG OFF (PAO) LIGHT HAS BEEN CHANGED FROM EARLIER PORSCHE MODELS. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-16-10
PORSCHE: REPLACING HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP. ON CERTAIN MODEL YEAR PANAMERA S/4S AND PANAMERA TURBO VEHICLES, THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMPS, WHICH DO NOT CONFORM TO PORSCHE QUALITY STANDARDS, WERE INSTALLED IN THE A

Bulletin Number: TI-16-10
PORSCHE: REPLACING HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP. ON CERTAIN MODEL YEAR PANAMERA S/4S AND PANAMERA TURBO VEHICLES, THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMPS, WHICH DO NOT CONFORM TO PORSCHE QUALITY STANDARDS, WERE INSTALLED IN THE A

Bulletin Number: TI-22-10
PORSCHE: MODIFYING SEAT BELT MOUNT. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT IF THE FRONT SEATS ARE ADJUSTED VERY FAR, RESULTING IN UNFAVORABLE TOLERANCES, IT IS POSSIBLE THAT THE FUNCTION OF THE LOCKING MECHANISM FOR THE SEAT BELT MOUNT CAN NO LONGER

Bulletin Number: TI-39-12
PORSCHE: THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAYS WARNING OF BRAKE LIGHT REMAINS ON. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-52-12
PORSCHE: REAR END ELECTRONICS CONTROL UNIT AND FRONT END ELECTRONICS CONTROL UNIT NEED TO BE REPROGRAMMED WITH UPDATED DATA RECORD. MODELS 2010-2012 PANAMERA, 4, S HYBRID, S, 4 S, TURBO, PANAMERA TURBO S. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-8-12
PORSCHE: THE GROUND SPLICE CONNECTIONS IN ENGINE WIRE HARNESS BECOMES MOIST AND/OR WET, CAUSING SPLICE CONNECTIONS TO CORRODE OVER LIFE OF VEHICLE AND ACTIVATE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-84-10
PORSCHE: 2011 PANAMERA. INFORMATION ON REPROGRAMMING ELECTRONICS IN THE REAR, INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, AND STEERING. *RM

Bulletin Number: TI-84-10
PORSCHE: 2011 PANAMERA. INFORMATION ON REPROGRAMMING ELECTRONICS IN THE REAR, INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, AND STEERING. *RM

Bulletin Number: TI-84-10
PORSCHE: 2011 PANAMERA. INFORMATION ON REPROGRAMMING ELECTRONICS IN THE REAR, INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, AND STEERING. *RM

Bulletin Number: TIS-53-11
PORSCHE: SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING A REDUCTION IN COMFORT WHEN ENGINE STARTS AFTER SERVERAL ATTEMPTS ARE MADE, USING DRIVER'S KEY. *PE

Bulletin Number: TIS-53-11
PORSCHE: SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING A REDUCTION IN COMFORT WHEN ENGINE STARTS AFTER SERVERAL ATTEMPTS ARE MADE, USING DRIVER'S KEY. *PE

Bulletin Number: TIS-53-11
PORSCHE: SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING A REDUCTION IN COMFORT WHEN ENGINE STARTS AFTER SERVERAL ATTEMPTS ARE MADE, USING DRIVER'S KEY. *PE

Bulletin Number: TS-1008-9752
PORSCHE: CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ILLUMINATED WITH VARIOUS FAULT CODES STORED IN THE DME. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY OF FAULTY SPLICE POINTS IN THE ENGINE WIRING HARNESS WHICH MAY CAUSE VARIOUS FAULT CODES. *PE

 
Recalls for 2010 Porsche Panamera 4S
2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA
NHTSA Campaign ID: 10V141000
Component: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
Manufacturer: PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates: 07/04/2009 - 02/15/2010
Potential Units Affected: 3176
Defect Description:
PORSCHE HAS NOTIFIED NHTSA OF A DEFECT IN CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010 PANAMERA S, 4S AND TURBO 4-DOOR SEDAN. IF THE FRONT SEATS ARE ADJUSTED TOWARDS AN EXTREME POSITION, RESULTING IN UNFAVORABLE TOLERANCE OF THE MATING COMPONENTS, IT IS POSSIBLE THAT THE FUNCTION OF THE LOCKING MECHANISM OF THE SEAT BELT MOUNT CAN NO LONGER BE GUARANTEED. THE SEAT BELT MOUNT COULD DETACH FROM THE ANCHORING SYSTEM WHEN THE SEAT BELT IS FASTENED OR OPENED.
Consequence:
IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH, THE SEAT BELT MAY NOT PROVIDE ADEQUATE PROTECTION FOR THE SEAT OCCUPANT, WHICH MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF INJURY OR DEATH.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL HAVE AN ADDITIONAL LOCKING ELEMENT INSTALLED ON THE SEAT BELT ANCHORING SYSTEM FOR BOTH FRONT SEATS. THIS SERVICE WILL BE PERFORMED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 30, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PORSCHE AT 1-800-545-8039.
2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA 4S
NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V368000
Component: ENGINE
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 07/06/2009 - 07/17/2010
Potential Units Affected: 17986
Defect Description:
Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2010-2012 Panamera S, Panamera 4S and Panamera Turbo vehicles, 2011-2012 Panamera and Panamera 4 vehicles, and 2011 Cayenne S and Cayenne Turbo vehicles. The affected vehicles have camshaft controllers that may come loose inside the engine, potentially resulting in an engine stall.
Consequence:
An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fastening screws for the camshaft adjusters, free of charge. Interim notices informing owners of the safety risk were mailed August 4, 2017. Owners will receive a second notice when the remedy is available. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AH08.
2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA 4S
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V446000
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 07/06/2009 - 07/04/2016
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 to take:
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.
2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA 4S
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V322000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 02/12/2010 - 02/12/2010
Potential Units Affected: 33206
Defect Description:
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.
Consequence:
An electrical short increases the risk of fire.
Action to take:
Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will add a relay harness to the A/C blower control unit and reseal it to prevent water from leaking in, free of charge. The recall began June 21, 2019. 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.
2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA S
NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V368000
Component: ENGINE
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 07/04/2009 - 07/09/2010
Potential Units Affected: 17986
Defect Description:
Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2010-2012 Panamera S, Panamera 4S and Panamera Turbo vehicles, 2011-2012 Panamera and Panamera 4 vehicles, and 2011 Cayenne S and Cayenne Turbo vehicles. The affected vehicles have camshaft controllers that may come loose inside the engine, potentially resulting in an engine stall.
Consequence:
An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fastening screws for the camshaft adjusters, free of charge. Interim notices informing owners of the safety risk were mailed August 4, 2017. Owners will receive a second notice when the remedy is available. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AH08.
2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA S
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V446000
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 07/07/2009 - 07/01/2016
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 to take:
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.
2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA S
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V322000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 12/07/2009 - 12/07/2009
Potential Units Affected: 33206
Defect Description:
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.
Consequence:
An electrical short increases the risk of fire.
Action to take:
Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will add a relay harness to the A/C blower control unit and reseal it to prevent water from leaking in, free of charge. The recall began June 21, 2019. 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.
2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA TURBO
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V446000
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 07/08/2009 - 05/13/2016
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 to take:
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.
2010 PORSCHE PANAMERA TURBO
NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V368000
Component: ENGINE
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 07/08/2009 - 07/22/2010
Potential Units Affected: 17986
Defect Description:
Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2010-2012 Panamera S, Panamera 4S and Panamera Turbo vehicles, 2011-2012 Panamera and Panamera 4 vehicles, and 2011 Cayenne S and Cayenne Turbo vehicles. The affected vehicles have camshaft controllers that may come loose inside the engine, potentially resulting in an engine stall.
Consequence:
An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fastening screws for the camshaft adjusters, free of charge. Interim notices informing owners of the safety risk were mailed August 4, 2017. Owners will receive a second notice when the remedy is available. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AH08.
 






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