Recalls

Porsche
# of Recalls Component Affected
2017 Porsche 911 6 Air Bags, Visibility, Fuel System, Gasoline More Details
2016 Porsche 911 2 Air Bags More Details
2015 Porsche 911 1 Latches/locks/linkages More Details
2014 Porsche 911 4 Latches/locks/linkages, Engine And Engine Cooling, Electrical System, Seats More Details
2013 Porsche 911 2 Engine And Engine Cooling More Details
2012 Porsche 911 13 Engine And Engine Cooling, Fuel System, Gasoline, Seat Belts More Details
2011 Porsche 911 8 Seat Belts, Equipment, Wheels More Details
2010 Porsche 911 8 Suspension, Wheels, Equipment More Details
2008 Porsche 911 2 Electrical System More Details
2006 Porsche 911 2 Engine And Engine Cooling More Details
2005 Porsche 911 2 Engine And Engine Cooling More Details
2003 Porsche 911 9 Seats, Steering More Details
2002 Porsche 911 6 Visibility, Equipment, Seat Belts, Child Seat More Details
2001 Porsche 911 2 Power Train, Fuel System, Gasoline More Details
2000 Porsche 911 2 Fuel System, Gasoline More Details
1999 Porsche 911 2 Fuel System, Gasoline More Details

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UK Porsche GT3 owners are irked that other countries are getting better deals

Porsche 911 GT3 owners in the United Kingdom are up in arms, but it's not for the reason you might think. Okay, well it sort of is. See, it's been fairly well documented that 911 GT3 owners have had their cars grounded over concerns that the engines could catch fire. Porsche is rushing to build and install replacement engines in all 800 or so cars, scattered around the globe.

Followup
Porsche gives GT3 owners extra year of warranty, new engines in production April 22

While the auto industry reels from massive recall after massive recall, Porsche has quietly been working on a fix for an issue that's forced owners of the new 911 GT3 to park their track-ready rockets for fear of an engine fire. Thanks to a leaked letter from Porsche to a GT3 owner (which has been certified as real), we now have an idea of just where the German brand is at with the fix.

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Porsche 911 GT3 RS facing delay over GT3 fire problems?

Porsche has never been afraid to introduce variants of its cars. However, its even higher spec, next-generation 911 GT3 RS may be delayed from its planned launch this summer while the engines in the standard GT3s (pictured above) are replaced.

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Porsche announces plan to replace 911 GT3 engines

About a month back, we reported that Porsche was suspending delivery of its 911 GT3 due to reported incidents of the engine bursting into flames. A few days later, Porsche told owners of the new track-ready models not to drive their cars and had their local dealers pick up the cars in question. Just a couple of days ago, we reported that Porsche was working on a fix, and now we have the official details.

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Porsche close to fix for 911 GT3 engine fires [UPDATE]

It looks like 2014 Porsche 911 GT3 drivers might actually get to drive their cars again soon. Reports of fires affecting the track-ready Germans first began about a month ago. Then, a few days later, the automaker confirmed two of the five alleged blazes and said owners shouldn't drive their cars until further notice. Porsche then went so far as to offer to pick up the GT3s and transport them to the nearest dealer until the problem was identified and a fix was found. Finally, there appears to be

Official
NHTSA closes probe into 2011 Porsche 911 coolant leaks

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has announced that it will end its investigation into rapid coolant loss in 24,635 Porsche 911s built between 2001 and 2011. The models affected included the standard 911, GT2, GT3 and Turbo, as well as their variants (GT2 RS, GT3 RS and Turbo S).

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Porsche recalling 2012 911 Carrera S over possible fuel leak

Porsche is recalling 1,232 examples of its new 911 Carrera S over potential fuel leaks. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration filing, routing of a coolant line could interfere with the fuel line, causing the latter to to become disconnected. Naturally, a loose fuel line is no small matter, as it could lead to stalling problems or even a fire.

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Porsche recalling select 2011-12 Boxster, Cayman, 911 models for seatbelt anchor issue

Porsche has announced a recall for certain Model Year 2011-2012 Boxster, Cayman and 911 models for seatbeat anchor plate issues that could increase the risk of injury during a crash.

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Porsche 911 GT3 and GT3 RS recalled

According to What Car?, Porsche isn't immune to the recall woes that normally plague much larger automakers. The article states that 43 911 GT3s and their harder-core RS siblings are suffering from faulty seatbelts. The optional six-point belt's unlocking mechanism apparently won't come loose, causing concerns that if a crash were to take place, the occupants wouldn't be able to escape the vehicle without the belts being cut.