2001 Porsche 911 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Porsche 911

2001 Porsche 911 Problems

Rear Main Seal/Intermediate Support Cover O-ring may Leak Oil

Engine oil leaks can occur at the rear main seal and/or intermediate support cover o-ring; a revised seal is available. A careful diagnosis with proper tools is necessary to verify dimensional accuracy of the crankshaft to engine block.

Misfire due to failed mass air flow sensor or failed purge valve
A failing mass air flow sensor or EVAP purge valve can cause misfire issues.
Check Engine Light due to cam tensioner/timing issues

Cam tensioner/cam timing issues can cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate.

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2001 Porsche 911 Questions

common repairs (1 answer)

general repairs

the top on my convertible carrera leaks water collects in the laeft rear seat (1 answer)

Is there a drainage system for that in the frame?

fuel pump (1 answer)

I have a 2001 Carrera that I have been driving for about 4 years. A month ago it wouldn't start. I took it to the Porsche dealership and they diagnosed it as a fuel pump. It was replaced, and the next day it wouldn't start. They told me it was the fuel pump (again) and then changed th...

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2001 Porsche 911 Recalls

Recall 01V015000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT THE CLUTCH PRESSURE LINE COULD LEAK IN THE AREA OF ITS CONNECTION WITH THE CLUTCH CYLINDER.
Recall 01V016000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT THE FUEL SUPPLY LINE COULD LEAK DUE TO CHAFFING WITH THE INTAKE MANIFOLD AND/OR THE FUEL RETURN LINE COULD LEAK DUE TO CHAFFING WITH A SPRING BAND CLAMP USED TO SECURE A COOLANT LINE.

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