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Porsche 911 Turbo Problems

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Most Common Porsche 911 Turbo Problems

Cam tensioner/cam timing issues can cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate.
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 co...
A abnormal noise may be noted from the differential due to a ring gear/pinion failure.
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6 Known Porsche 911 Turbo Brakes Problems

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

1 Known Porsche 911 Turbo Drive Train Problem

An internal transmission problem can cause difficulty engaging or downshifting from second gear. Improved parts are available as of the 1997 model year.

0 Known Porsche 911 Turbo Electrical & Lights Problems

10 Known Porsche 911 Turbo Engine Problems

Cam tensioner/cam timing issues can cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate.
Engine oil leaks may develop from the valve cover gaskets. This type of leak is most associated with a burning type smell from the engine area.
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 co...

1 Known Porsche 911 Turbo Exhaust & Emissions Problem

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

0 Known Porsche 911 Turbo Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known Porsche 911 Turbo Maintenance Problems

0 Known Porsche 911 Turbo Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known Porsche 911 Turbo Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known Porsche 911 Turbo Problems & Complaints

Pay close attention to secondary ignition system components (distributor caps, rotors, cables, and connectors).
If the engine won't turn over or cuts out at seemingly random times, it may be a failing relay for the DME system.
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 ...
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