1999 Porsche Boxster Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Porsche Boxster

1999 Porsche Boxster Problems

Internal Leak at Oil Seperator Can Cause Fuel Trim and Oxygen Sensor Limit Faults

Various fuel trim and oxygen sensor limit fault codes can be traced to an internal vacuum leak at the oil separator.

Check Engine Light due to cam tensioner/timing issues

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

Check Engine Light Due to Various Leaks

Engine vacuum leaks can develop from various locations resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light.

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1999 Porsche Boxster Questions

my car is 1997 porsche boxster no cranking (1 answer)

I remove the battery and put it back and just one click its start again but after I turn off the engine and start it again no cranking. then I remove the battery again and put it back after couple of hour its start.My battery is brand new. what do you think is the problem please help me how to fi...

how to remove left side mirror housing (1 answer)

how do you remove left side mirror housing needs to be replaced cracked

how to remove left side mirror housing (1 answer)

left side mirror housing is cracked. need to be replaced

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1999 Porsche Boxster Recalls

Recall 03V004000
CERTAIN 2-DOOR CONVERTIBLE PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE TIPTRONIC (AUTOMATIC) TRANSMISSION MAY HAVE BEEN PRODUCED WITH AN INCORRECTLY ADJUSTED KEY-LOCK-CABLE DOWN TO THE SHIFT SELECTOR. IF THE KEY-LOCK-CABLE IS NOT ADJUSTED CORRECTLY, IT IS POSSIBLE THAT THE IGNITION KEY WILL SNAG UPON B...

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1999 Porsche Boxster Reviews

i have had about 25 different cars in my time, from jag's, to audi's, to benz, many American cars as well. this porsche is BY FAR the most fun to drive. it drives like nothing else. it can take turns like no other car i have ever driven. i have had very few mechanical issues. mileage is good at 25 on road, 21 in city. there are many great ones for sale & for around $10- $12,000 you can get a lo...
I just have problems after I wash the car I keep getting a misfire on the @2 piston. I love this car and can't explain what a ball it is to drive.

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