Smoke, oil consumption, and fuel trim issues with various fault codes can be traced to an internal leak at the oil separator.
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2006 Porsche 911
2006 Porsche 911 Problems
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.
A small leak in the coolant reservoir can cause persistent coolant loss. To ensure engine longevity, coolant loss and overheating issues need to be resolved. Out technicians tell us the proper coolant fill procedure must be followed when refiling the cooling system.
Valve cover leaks are common.
Pay close attention to warning lights and have the brakes inspected regularly—immediately address any brake problems. Hard driving habits will cause excessive brake pad and rotor wear.
2006 Porsche 911 Questions and Answers
My 06 Porsche 911 Cab won't start quickly when you turn the key in the ignition. It has a several second delay. It's always been maintained by the dealer with no major issues, but the w...
Car was last driven 6 days ago. This morning it would not turn over ... got computer "system fault: air bag" message. Any suggestions other than having it towed into the dealership?
hard starting was diagnosed as bad battery cable