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2019 Porsche Cayenne 1 Seat Belts More Details
2018 Porsche Cayenne 1 Equipment More Details
2018 Porsche Macan 4 Equipment, Electrical System More Details
2018 Porsche Panamera 5 Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Suspension More Details
2018 Porsche Panamera E-Hybrid 1 Suspension More Details
2018 Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo 2 Suspension More Details
2017 Porsche 718 Boxster 4 Air Bags, Visibility, Fuel System, Gasoline More Details
2017 Porsche 718 Cayman 3 Air Bags, Fuel System, Gasoline More Details
2017 Porsche 911 6 Air Bags, Visibility, Fuel System, Gasoline More Details
2017 Porsche Cayenne 1 Equipment More Details
2017 Porsche Macan 10 Equipment, Fuel System, Gasoline, Air Bags, Suspension More Details
2017 Porsche Panamera 3 Suspension More Details
2016 Porsche 911 2 Air Bags More Details
2016 Porsche Cayenne 1 Service Brakes, Hydraulic More Details
2016 Porsche Macan 6 Fuel System, Gasoline, Air Bags More Details
2015 Porsche 911 1 Latches/locks/linkages More Details
2015 Porsche 918 Spyder 8 Suspension, Seat Belts, Engine And Engine Cooling More Details
2015 Porsche Boxster 1 Latches/locks/linkages More Details
2015 Porsche Cayenne 2 Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Suspension More Details
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Porsche recalls 100,000 cars due to rollaway risk

Some Cayenne and Panamera transmissions may not actually be in Park

Some Cayenne and Panamera transmissions may not actually be in Park.

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Porsche accused of using steering inputs to cheat on emissions tests

The automaker denies any wrongdoing.

Audi has already issued a recall for the same issue.

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2017 Porsche Macan recalled for oversteer issues

An oversteering Macan actually sounds like a lot of fun.

Anti-roll bar connecting links could move, making the vehicle oversteer in certain driving conditions.

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Volkswagen and Porsche recall Touareg and Cayenne

A clip of the pedal bearing bracket could be missing.

Volkswagen and Porsche recall Touareg and Cayenne worldwide because a clip in the pedal assembly could be missing.

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Porsche recalling Macan S and Turbo for fuel leak

Porsche is recalling 58,881 examples of the Macan S and Turbo worldwide because of a potential fuel leak, and 21,835 of them are in the US. There are no reports of accidents or injuries.

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Porsche 918 Spyder recalled over bad wiring harness

Porsche is recalling the 918 Spyder to correct a problem with a wiring harness that can be damaged by a carbon fiber component.

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VW Group recalls 27k Touaregs, Audis and Porsches for fuel leak

A problem with leaky fuel injection systems has prompted the NHTSA to issue recall notices for the VW Touareg, Porsche hybrids and a smattering of Audis.

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Porsche calling in two Cayennes

In what is surely one of the smallest (and most pedantically German) recalls we've seen yet from a major automaker, Porsche is recalling a grand total of two 2015 Cayennes to have their suspension bolts tightened.

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Porsche to replace chassis components in 918 Spyders

Porsche is repairing 205 units of the 918 Spyder around the world for problems with unspecified "chassis components" on the hybrid supercar. The company discovered the problem during quality checks, and the affected owners have already been contacted to have the issue repaired, which could take around two days.

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Porsche recalling 4,400 911, Boxster and Cayman models over hood latches

Porsche has issued a "precautionary" and voluntary safety recall affecting some 4,400 sports cars across the globe. Here in the United States, the recall includes 1,382 911, Boxster convertibles and Cayman coupes, all of which are from model years 2014 and 2015.

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Porsche 918 Spyder gets tiny recall for rear control arms

As the recent US recall of a single Koenigsegg Agera shows, even low-production supercars aren't immune from safety campaigns. Now, there's another example that even the fastest cars can have their faults. The Porsche 918 Spyder is a pretty fantastic vehicle for its ability to mix hybrid fuel economy and incredible amounts of power, but Porsche has a problem on a few units of its halo model.

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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.

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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

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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 recalls new 911 models over exhaust pipe issues

Porsche, though the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, announced a voluntary recall on about 2,200 911 Carrera and Carrera 4 models built during the 2012 and 2013 model years. On cars equipped with the standard exhaust system it was found that the tailpipes could separate from the mufflers and become dangerous road debris; models that added the optional sport exhaust system are not included in this recall.

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Porsche recalling 2010 911 GT3 over faulty rear wheel hubs

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration just announced that Porsche is recalling several hundred 911 GT3 sportscars, built for the 2010 model year. The cars in question are being recalled for potentially faulty rear-wheel hubs. These hubs cold be prone to failure under "certain driving conditions." The specific driving conditions in question are not noted. If the rear-wheel hub fails, one could lose control of the track-oriented Porsche, which would not be pretty at speed.

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Porsche recalls select 2012 Panamera, Cayenne models over turbo fractures

A potentially defective turbine wheel in the turbochargers of 2011 and 2012 Porsche Panamera Turbo and Turbo S models and the 2012 Porsche Cayenne Turbo has led to a recall. There are 270 units affected among the three models, with a casting defect being cited as the cause of the trouble. The issue could lead to a fracture in the turbocharger itself, which could then lead to follow-on problems, smoke and risk of fire.

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