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Porsche Boxster S Problems

Find the most common issues based on car owner complaints

Most Common Porsche Boxster S Problems

The drains in the Cabriolet top can clog, causing water to leak onto the carpets.
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.
Electrical issues—windows lowering after locking or leaving the vehicle—can be caused by a defect in the window motors.
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2 Known Porsche Boxster S Brake Problems

1 Known Porsche Boxster S Drive Train Problem

6 Known Porsche Boxster S Electrical & Lights Problems

8 Known Porsche Boxster S Engine Problems

3 Known Porsche Boxster S Exhaust & Emissions Problems

1 Known Porsche Boxster S Miscellaneous Problem

21 Known Porsche Boxster S Problems

Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Porsche Boxster S years 2000, 2001, and 2003 are the most likely to experience problems.

2000 Porsche Boxster S
2001 Porsche Boxster S
2003 Porsche Boxster S
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