Boxster S

Electrical Issue Due to Failed Ignition Switch on Porsche Boxster S

Problem Description and Possible Solution

If the vehicle cannot return to run position after start or if the interior fan is not getting power, it may be the electrical portion of the ignition switch has become erratic or has failed. The entire switch assembly should be replaced.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 44,070 (28,000–65,000)
11 model years affected: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, more2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
16 people reported this problem
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The key started to stick when returning to the off position and now stick and electrical items will not work. Looks like it need to be replaced.
ignition key will not return to run position, is difficult ro remove and at times acts as if key is still inserted.