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Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 1998 Porsche 911

1998 Porsche 911

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1998 Porsche 911 Problems

Miscellaneous -- Verified

Wind noise at the front of the car and water leaks at the vent wing are typical problems on Targa models.

Exhaust & Emissions -- Verified

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Check Engine Light illumination and performance issues can be caused by oxygen sensor faults.

Brakes -- Verified

The brake warning display and warning gong can activate, typically after the first start of the day. The warning light/gong might stop after idling for a short time. This fault is usually caused by low stored hydraulic pressure due to a failed high pressure accumulator.

Brakes -- Verified

An external fluid leak may develop at the pressure switch; fluid will be evident in the trunk and the reservoir level will drop.

Brakes -- Verified

The accumulation of moisture at major connectors and control units can cause various ABS/PDAS faults due to corrosion.
 

1998 Porsche 911 Recalls (Recent)

Body, Interior & Misc., March 2, 1998

Summary: EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION: CHILD SEATING SYSTEM AIR BAG DEACTIVATION KIT FOR USE ON 1997-1998 911 CARRERA S, CARRERA 4, CARRERA 4S, AND TURBO (1997 MODEL ONLY), PART NO. 993 803 283 00, AND 1997-1998 BOXSTER MODEL VEHICLES, PART NOS. 996 803 283 00 AND 996 803 083 00. DUE TO A MANUFACTURING PROBLEM, THE CONTACT BUCKLE (WHICH IS PART OF THE KIT) DOES NOT DEACTIVATE THE AIR BAG(S).

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1998 Porsche 911 Questions and Answers

Bpiaffer, 1998 Porsche 911, w/o Turbo, Hedgesville, WV

Where is the air filter located and how is it changed?

Visitor, 1998 Porsche 911, Pittsburgh, PA

How do you replace the ECU for the convertible top?

Visitor, 1998 Porsche 911, Indianapolis, IN

Can the old ones be gutted out?

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