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Safety Features



2006 Lexus GS 300 AWD

  • Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment
  • Front Dual Knee Airbags
  • Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Activated By Passenger Weight
  • Front Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment
  • Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags
  • Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags
  • Front Dual Seatbelt Height Adjusters
  • Rear 3-Point Center Seatbelt
  • Front and Rear Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts
  • L A T C H
  • Front Dual Power Lumbar Support
  • Front Passenger and Rear Automatic Locking Retractors
  • First Aid Kit
  • Front and Rear Crumple Zones
  • Front and Rear Pretensioners With Force Limiters
  • Side Guard Door Beams
  • Trunk Anti-Trap Device
  • Child Safety Door Locks Located On Rear Doors
 
Crash Test Results for the 2006 Lexus Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
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Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2006 Lexus ES330 55544
2006 Lexus GS300/430 Not
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2006 Lexus GX470 Not
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2006 Lexus IS250/350 Not
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2006 Lexus LS430 Not
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2006 Lexus LX470 Not
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2006 Lexus RX330 Not
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2006 Lexus RX400h Not
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2006 Lexus SC430 Not
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Service Bulletins for 2006 Lexus SC430 AWD
No service bulletins exist
 
Recalls for 2006 Lexus SC430 AWD
No recalls exist.
 


2012 Porsche Panamera S

  • Driver Airbag
  • Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags
  • Front Dual Knee Airbags
  • Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor
  • Passenger Airbag
  • Rear Side Airbags
  • Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags
  • ParkAssist Rear Electronic Parking Aid With Ultrasonic Sensors
  • Front Seatbelt Height Adjusters
  • Front and Rear Pretensioners
  • Side Guard Door Beams
 
Crash Test Results for the 2012 Porsche Models:
No crash test results exist
 
Service Bulletins for 2012 Porsche Panamera S
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA:

Bulletin Number: 122-A4T8C-06
Concerns: Vacuum pump Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. There is a possibility that the elastomer check valve in the additional outlet on the vacuum pump can become damag

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-L5P2V-06
Concerns: Wire harness for exterior mirrors Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. There is the possibility that the wire harnesses in both exterior mirrors may not be routed co

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-N9F6H-01
Information: The customer complains that certain functions of the front camera are not available at times: * Lane Change Assist not available * Porsche Dynamic Light System not available * Traffic sign recognition not available Cause: I

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-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-R4C7X-08
Subject: Front camera Symptom: The customer complains that certain functions of the front camera are not available at times: Lane Change Assist not available Porsche Dynamic Light System not available Traffic sign recognition not avail

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-R8X7Z-07
Customer complaints concerning battery-related topics Recurring customer complaints concerning topics relating to battery capacity and quality.

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-S3R8H-06
Concern: Diagnosis of Failed Camshaft Adjuster Element Information: The following fault codes may be stored in the DME when a camshaft adjuster element fails: Mass Air flow: P0068, P1074 Cylinder Misfire: P0300 Fuel Pressure: P1023, P1

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-X3Y7Q-07
Concerns: AGM starter battery (referred to below simply as 'battery') Situation: Support for the care andmaintenance of the AGMstarter battery (at the dealership): From the time the vehicle is delivered to the Porsche Centre until it is h

Bulletin Number: 122-X9H3H-06
Concerns: Engine-oil level Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Engine oil consumption might increase during the vehicle's run-in period in some cases. As a result, it may b

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: 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-20-13
PORSCHE: CERTAIN VEHICLES,IN ISOLATED CASES, AFTER STARTING ENGINE, DRIVE OFF COMFORT MAYBE IMPAIRED RESULTING IN REDUCED ENGINE POWER MESSAGE DISPLAYED. MODELS 2011-2013 PANAMERA, PANAMERA 4. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-20-13
PORSCHE: CERTAIN VEHICLES,IN ISOLATED CASES, AFTER STARTING ENGINE, DRIVE OFF COMFORT MAYBE IMPAIRED RESULTING IN REDUCED ENGINE POWER MESSAGE DISPLAYED. MODELS 2011-2013 PANAMERA, PANAMERA 4. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-29-12
PORSCHE: DUE TO ELASTOMER CHECK VALVE IN ADDITIONAL OUTLET, ON VACUUM PUMP, CAN BECOME DAMAGED, RESULTING IN SECONDARY LOADS, SUPPLIED BY THE VACUUM, NOT BEING SUFFICIENT. MODELS 2011-2012 PANAMERA, PANAMERA 4. *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: 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


2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA 4:

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-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.


2012 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-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


2012 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.


2012 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-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-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-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-U4R6C-08
Concerns: Look of the seat cover Information: Work procedure in the event of complaint "Seat cover wrinkled".

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.


2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA S E-HYBRID:

Bulletin Number: 122-A7K4L-06
Concerns: Retaining clip for coolant temperature sensor in the coolant hose Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. There is a possibility that retaining clips of the wrong size

Bulletin Number: 122-B9S9K-07
Concern: Check Engine and Hybrid warning illuminated Information: If the fault P055600 is stored in the DME, the brake booster vacuum system must be function tested as per the information in Guided Fault Finding and Diagnosis Informatio

Bulletin Number: 122-B9S9K-07
Concern: Check Engine and Hybrid warning illuminated Information: If the fault P055600 is stored in the DME, the brake booster vacuum system must be function tested as per the information in Guided Fault Finding and Diagnosis Informatio

Bulletin Number: 122-B9S9K-07
Concern: Check Engine and Hybrid warning illuminated Information: If the fault P055600 is stored in the DME, the brake booster vacuum system must be function tested as per the information in Guided Fault Finding and Diagnosis Informatio

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-G8Z4D-10
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-K6Q6J-11
Frequent short trips and city driving can cause the warning ?Maximum oil level exceeded? to appear in theinstrument cluster. If the engine-oil level is increased, the implausible warning message "Below minimum oil level" can also be display

Bulletin Number: 122-K6Q6J-11
Frequent short trips and city driving can cause the warning ?Maximum oil level exceeded? to appear in theinstrument cluster. If the engine-oil level is increased, the implausible warning message "Below minimum oil level" can also be display

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-Q5G8A-10
There is a possibility that a leak can occur at the fuel rails in the fuel injection system on the affected vehicles. As a result, a small amount of fuel can leak out. The customer may get a smell of fuel in these rare cases. Replace both

Bulletin Number: 122-Q5G8A-10
There is a possibility that a leak can occur at the fuel rails in the fuel injection system on the affected vehicles. As a result, a small amount of fuel can leak out. The customer may get a smell of fuel in these rare cases. Replace both

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-Y3P4L-06
Subject: Hydraulic valve for camshaft control Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Because of the previous attachment method, the electric plug connection on the hydraulic v

Bulletin Number: 122-Y3P4L-06
Subject: Hydraulic valve for camshaft control Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Because of the previous attachment method, the electric plug connection on the hydraulic v

Bulletin Number: 122-Z4U7L-06
Concerns: Engine-oil level Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Engine oil consumptionmight increase during the vehicle's run-in period in some cases. As a result, it may be

Bulletin Number: TI-107-1
PORSCHE: INFORMATION PERTAINING TO ASSEMBLY AND REPAIR WORK FOR TURBOCHARGING SYSTEM. MODELS 2011 911 TURBO, 911 TURBO S, CAYENNE TURBO, CAYENNE TURBO S, CAYENNE S DIESEL, PANAMERA TURBO, PANAMERA TURBO S, PANAMERA S HYBRID. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-107-1
PORSCHE: INFORMATION PERTAINING TO ASSEMBLY AND REPAIR WORK FOR TURBOCHARGING SYSTEM. MODELS 2011 911 TURBO, 911 TURBO S, CAYENNE TURBO, CAYENNE TURBO S, CAYENNE S DIESEL, PANAMERA TURBO, PANAMERA TURBO S, PANAMERA S HYBRID. *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


2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA S HYBRID:

Bulletin Number: ATI-4-1303
PORSCHE: WHEN THE FAULT CODE P055600 IS STORED, SOME VEHICLES MAY REQUIRE THE BRAKE BOOSTER VACUUM SYSTEM FUNCTION TO BE TESTED. MODEL ALSO INCLUDED PANAMERA S HYBRID (970) MODEL YEAR 2013. *JS UPDATED 6/12/15. *PE


2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA TURBO:

Bulletin Number: 122-B3K4R-05
Issue: Fault P029900-Turbo/Super Charger Underboost stored in the DME. Information: 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 pictu

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: 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


2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA TURBO S:

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-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-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-X5F7U-08
Symptom Customers complain that the brake pedal does not always return completely to its end position following actuation.

Bulletin Number: TI-107-1
PORSCHE: INFORMATION PERTAINING TO ASSEMBLY AND REPAIR WORK FOR TURBOCHARGING SYSTEM. MODELS 2011 911 TURBO, 911 TURBO S, CAYENNE TURBO, CAYENNE TURBO S, CAYENNE S DIESEL, PANAMERA TURBO, PANAMERA TURBO S, PANAMERA S HYBRID. *PE

Bulletin Number: TI-107-1
PORSCHE: INFORMATION PERTAINING TO ASSEMBLY AND REPAIR WORK FOR TURBOCHARGING SYSTEM. MODELS 2011 911 TURBO, 911 TURBO S, CAYENNE TURBO, CAYENNE TURBO S, CAYENNE S DIESEL, PANAMERA TURBO, PANAMERA TURBO S, PANAMERA S HYBRID. *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

 
Recalls for 2012 Porsche Panamera S
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA
NHTSA Campaign ID: 12V329000
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO-CHARGER
Manufacturer: PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates: -
Potential Units Affected: 270
Defect Description:
PORSCHE IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011-2012 PANAMERA TURBO, 2012 PANAMERA TURBO S, AND 2012 CAYENNE TURBO VEHICLES. THE TURBINE WHEEL OF A TURBOCHARGER MAY FRACTURE DUE TO A CASTING DEFECT. IF A FRACTURE OCCURS, VEHICLE PERFORMANCE WILL BE DECREASED AND THE TURBINE SHAFT MAY FRACTURE.
Consequence:
IF THE SHAFT FRACTURES, OIL MAY BE DRAWN INTO THE EXHAUST SYSTEM, RESULTING IN SMOKE AND THE INCREASED RISK OF A FIRE.
Action to take:
PORSCHE WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE TURBINE WHEELS, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 31, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PORSCHE AT 1-800-767-7243.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA
NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V368000
Component: ENGINE
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 05/31/2011 - 09/13/2011
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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V446000
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 07/09/2009 - 09/02/2016
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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V322000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 05/31/2011 - 06/05/2012
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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA 4
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V322000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 06/01/2011 - 06/05/2012
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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA 4
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V446000
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 07/10/2009 - 09/06/2016
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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA 4
NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V368000
Component: ENGINE
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 05/31/2011 - 09/13/2011
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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA 4S
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V322000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 06/01/2011 - 05/30/2012
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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA 4S
NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V368000
Component: ENGINE
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 06/01/2011 - 09/13/2011
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.
2012 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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA S
NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V368000
Component: ENGINE
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 05/31/2011 - 09/13/2011
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.
2012 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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA S
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V322000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: -
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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA S E-HYBRID
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V322000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 08/24/2011 - 07/01/2012
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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA S HYBRID
NHTSA Campaign ID: 15V016000
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 04/26/2011 - 08/02/2012
Potential Units Affected: 1368
Defect Description:
Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Cayenne S Hybrid, and 2012 Panamera S Hybrid vehicles manufactured April 26, 2011, to August 2, 2012. The fuel injection system may leak.
Consequence:
A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increasea the risk of a fire.
Action to take:
Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel rails, free of charge. The recall began on April 17, 2015. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA TURBO
NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V368000
Component: ENGINE
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 05/31/2011 - 09/13/2011
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.
2012 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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA TURBO
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V322000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 05/31/2011 - 05/24/2012
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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA TURBO S
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V446000
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 07/19/2009 - 06/23/2016
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.
2012 PORSCHE PANAMERA TURBO S
NHTSA Campaign ID: 19V322000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 05/04/2011 - 07/01/2012
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.
 






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