Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2015 Macan are official communications between Porsche & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

    STEERING

    • TSB #No. 43-14

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175924

      Information on retrofitting Power Steering Plus on the Macan. Read More »

    • TSB #122-C6E3W-04

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173041

      Updated bulletin with instructions for replacing the intermediate steering shaft on affected Macan vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #122-X6C3S-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169744

      Instructions for replacing the intermediate steering shaft in the event that there are noise complaints from the customer. Read More »

    • TSB #122-N4G6E-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117511

      Symptom: Customers complain about disturbing noises coming from the footwell area on the driver's side while steering. Cause: The surface of the foam rubber seal in the sealing sleeves starts to wear and crumble due to high temperatures. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:AIR SUSPENSION SYSTEM

    • TSB #122-B2R3T-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 19, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084205

      "THERE IS INCREASED FRICTION IN THE AIR SPRING COMPRESSOR VALVES AT TEMPERATURES BELOW 13 F (25 C). THIS CAN RESULT IN A SITUATION IN WHICH THE MAXIMUM CONTROL CURRENT IS NOT SUFFICIENT TO ACTUATE THE VALVES. Read More »

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #122-P2P8X-06

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142254

      Technical Background Front brakes are squealing with light pedal at low speed. The noise is primarily in the 8 kHz range. Service Information Test drive the vehicle and verify the noise with an FFT plot. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

    • TSB #122-H5C4J-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 28, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10125206

      Information: It is possible that a faulty wheel speed sensor can be the root cause of the multiple warnings. Check the fault memory for the following types of faults for one or more wheel speed sensors. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

    • TSB #122-H5C4J-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 28, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10125206

      Information: It is possible that a faulty wheel speed sensor can be the root cause of the multiple warnings. Check the fault memory for the following types of faults for one or more wheel speed sensors. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #122-T6A9F-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170983

      Parts withdrawal for various parts that were used in Recall and workshop campaigns. Read More »

    • TSB #122-W5C2W-08

      Date Announced:
      JUL 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163757

      Information about possible engine knocking and how to clean carbon deposits is they are dirty and causing knocking. Read More »

    • TSB #122-R9H5B-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143523

      Concerns: Belt tensioner Information: Checking belt tensioner in the event of a complaint about "leaks" before carrying out any other work. Read More »

    • TSB #122-R9H5B-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143299

      Concerns: Belt tensioner Information: Checking belt tensioner in the event of a complaint about "leaks" before carrying out any other work. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #No. 16-20

      Date Announced:
      MAY 14, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175902

      List of approved A40 engine oils for all applicable vehicles as of 1984. Read More »

    • TSB #122-M8J3B-05

      Date Announced:
      APR 22, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174598

      List of approved C40 engine oils for all Porsche models since 1984. Read More »

    • TSB #122-F4J4K-04

      Date Announced:
      MAR 23, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173051

      List of approved engine oils for all Porsche models. Read More »

    • TSB #122-Z2X7A-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170997

      List of approved C20 engine oils for all Porsche vehicles since 1984. Read More »

    • TSB #122-S7K8Z-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170996

      List of approved A40 engine oils for all Porsche vehicles since 1984. Read More »

    • TSB #122-T9S3B-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171001

      List of approved C30 engine oils for all Porsche vehicles since 1984. Read More »

    • TSB #122-Y2L6A-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170998

      Technical information concerning possible leaking coolant pipes at the front of the cylinder head in certain Cayenne and Macan vehicles. The remedy is to install a coolant pipe with a toothed ring. Read More »

    • TSB #122-U2G9J-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168745

      Repair instructions for Timing chain repair. If an oil leak is identified from the timing chain cover and it has been found that any part on the timing cover has failed, then the engine must be removed and the entire timing chain cover ... Read More »

    • TSB #122-G2B4B-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 29, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166908

      List of approved A40 engine oils for Porsche vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #122-X2X7N-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162221

      Notice to dealers that coolants will be moved out of the special tool cabinet in the dealer service department in order to make room for new special tools. Read More »

    • TSB #122-F8U4Z-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10128661

      Subject: Air-conditioning control unit (also control panel/switch console) Symptom: When starting the vehicle, an unsuitable air conditioning setting is preset in the rear air-conditioning control unit. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • TSB #122-V5F8X-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162220

      Information on new model designation logos which can be purchased and applied to the rear exhaust area of a vehicle, displaying the model designation on the outside of the vehicle. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)

    • TSB #122-A6Z3V-03

      Date Announced:
      FEB 13, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130121

      Subject: Intake valves and intake ports Information: Carboned-up valves in the engine can be reworked and cleaned using cleaning equipment. If there is a complaint about knocking combustion, e.g. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #122-W7E3R-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168749

      Bulletin outlining parts withdrawal of an injector used in new Macan and Cayenne vehicles. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #TSB-45-14

      Date Announced:
      SEP 12, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058257

      PORSCHE: IN SOME CASES, ON SOME VEHICLES, THERE CAN BE AN INCORRECT DIAGNOSIS OF TANK LEAKAGE DUE TO DIRT PARTICLES IN TANK LEAKAGE DIAGNOSIS MODULE AND BE DEPOSITED ON DIAPHRAGM SEAL. MODEL 2015 MACAN S, MACAN TURBO. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #122-D2J9B-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147459

      Concern: An oil leak can occur close to the connection point between the intermediate housing (? Oil leak on PDK transmission -item 1-) and cover (? Oil leak on PDK transmission -item 2-) on the PDK transmission due tomanufacturing ... Read More »

    • TSB #122-V2L9S-06

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142255

      Subject: Transfer case and transfer case control unit (all-wheel drive control unit) Read More »

    • TSB #122-L7P4X-03

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130120

      The "transfer case" is designed as an active all-wheel drive system that is dynamically adapted to the respective driving state. Read More »

    • TSB #122-N4J6S-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10127498

      Oil leak/leak on PDK transmission close to the connection point between the intermediate housing and cover. Insufficient cross-cut made at the flange and as a result, the sealant has not bonded sufficiently. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #122-T8T3K-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 12, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10119318

      Information: In certain driving situations, the transmission only switches from 1st to 2nd gear at a significantly higher engine speed when selector-lever position "D" is engaged. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)

    • TSB #122-K5X7U-05

      Date Announced:
      APR 17, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138301

      Subject: Transfer case and transfer case control unit (all-wheel drive control unit) Read More »

    • TSB #122-L7P4X-03

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130120

      The "transfer case" is designed as an active all-wheel drive system that is dynamically adapted to the respective driving state. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #No. D4a

      Date Announced:
      JUN 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176897

      Document showing the evolution of Porsche Vehicles since 1948. Read More »

    • TSB #No. 31-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175898

      Instructions for what to do in the event that the customer loses the driver's key while transporting the vehicle. Read More »

    • TSB #No. 41-20

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175897

      Instructions for how to perform a software update on the Control unit for the auxiliary alarm system in the event that the vehicle will not start. Read More »

    • TSB #122-V4J2F-03

      Date Announced:
      FEB 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172059

      Bulletin outlining PIWIS tester update 39.200.000, .010, .015, .016, & .017 Read More »

    • TSB #122-H6D8D-03

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172095

      Bulletin outlining new PIWIS tester update 39.100.030 & .035 Read More »

    • TSB #122-Y3Y7Y-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170979

      Parts withdrawal bulletin for various outdated control units on a variety of vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #122-A9R3U-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169762

      Information about new PIWIS Tester update 39.050.010 Read More »

    • TSB #122-S2J9B-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169761

      Information about new PIWIS Tester update 39.050.012 Read More »

    • TSB #122-M6J2U-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169755

      Information about PIWIS Tester update 39.000.020 Read More »

    • TSB #122-A9G7N-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166924

      Bulletin outlining SD card storage for PIWIS Testers. Read More »

    • TSB #122-S3R9Q-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 24, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166923

      New PIWIS Tester update 38.800.030 Read More »

    • TSB #122-H6S4J-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166920

      New PIWIS Tester update 38.800.020 Read More »

    • TSB #122-D4N9X-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166915

      New PIWIS tester updates 38.800.000 &.010 Read More »

    • TSB #122-Z3C2E-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165939

      Announcement of new Tech Live look, which will put technicians into live chats with technical support if they should have an urgent issue Read More »

    • TSB #122-L8R6J-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165938

      Bulletin highlighting new updates 38.750, 38.750.000 for the Porsche PIWIS Tester 3 Read More »

    • TSB #122-Z6Y7L-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165167

      Bulletin outlining PIWIS Tester updates 38.600.030 & 035. Read More »

    • TSB #122-E4R8U-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165166

      Bulletin outlining PIWIS Tester updates 38.600.020. Read More »

    • TSB #122-B3Y6H-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165165

      Bulletin outlining PIWIS Tester updates 38.600.000, .010, & .015. Read More »

    • TSB #122-F4U4P-04

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134874

      Model Line: Cayenne (92A) Macan (95B) Concerns: AGM starter battery (referred to below simply as ?battery?) Situation: Customer complaints concerning battery-related topics Recurring customer complaints concerning topics relating to ... Read More »

    • TSB #122-T7Y5Q-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 06, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10125213

      Information: This document updates information previously published in EQ 1105, EQ 1105, and EQ 1401. Read More »

    • TSB #122-V4R8N-05

      Date Announced:
      APR 10, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117443

      Concerns: Power supply relays Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

    • TSB #122-S7H6V-03

      Date Announced:
      FEB 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130122

      Concerns: Battery trickle charging with "Charge-o-mat"may time out within a short period of time. The trickle charging will thus end prematurely. Thismay result in a dead battery. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY:CABLES

    • TSB #122-X5B2V-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10122095

      Due to incorrect fitting of the front hood lock cable, there is a possibility that the cable will rub against the microswitch for the hood lock. This will damage the microswitch. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

    • TSB #122-S4R2X-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143298

      Subject: Outside temperature sensor Symptom: The outside temperature display shows implausible values. Read More »

    DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

    • TSB #122-B3Y9V-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10119315

      Concern: Coding failures of the instrument cluster. Information: Ensure the Auto Memory option is deselected prior to replacing or coding an Instrument Cluster on all Macan models. Read More »

    • TSB #122-Y8E4C-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 12, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10119319

      Subject: Outside temperature display in the instrument cluster Information: Customers complain that the outside temperature value in the instrument cluster is implausible and does not change. Read More »

    • TSB #122-L6F9K-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 28, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120789

      If the software versions are no longer compatible, it may no longer be possible for the DME control unit to communicate with the instrument cluster via the gateway control unit. Read More »

    • TSB #122-X5B2V-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10122095

      Due to incorrect fitting of the front hood lock cable, there is a possibility that the cable will rub against the microswitch for the hood lock. This will damage the microswitch. Read More »

    • TSB #122-B2R3T-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 19, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10122088

      There is increased friction in the air spring compressor valves at temperatures below ?13 F (?25 C). This can result in a situation in which the maximum control current is not sufficient to actuate the valves. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

    • TSB #PIWIS2001v

      Date Announced:
      JUN 25, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176881

      Information on new PIWIS tester update 39.500.020 and .025. Read More »

    • TSB #No. 41-20

      Date Announced:
      JUN 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176852

      Instructions on how to perform a PVTS Software update in the event that a car will not start. Read More »

    • TSB #No. 2005

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175919

      Information on new VCI cables available for purchase by dealers. Read More »

    • TSB #122-T4M9P-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165171

      Instructions for retrofitting Sport Plus Mode on vehciles without sport chrono package already installed. Read More »

    • TSB #122-D6B2X-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165172

      Instructions for retrofitting Sport Plus Mode on vehciles without sport chrono package already installed. Read More »

    • TSB #122-Z5F3L-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10081401

      The customer observes an MIL. The technician is able to verify the MIL and notices fault code P0071 stored in the DME. PCNA is aware of this this issue. Read More »

    • TSB #TIS-98-14

      Date Announced:
      JUN 12, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057614

      PORSCHE: DATA RECORDS FAIL TO COMPLY TO CURRENT STANDARDS REGARDING TRANSFER GEARS WITH CONTROL UNIT AT TIME OF DELIVERY AND WOULD NEED ALL WHEEL DRIVE CONTROL UNIT REPROGRAMMED. MODEL 2014-15 MACAN S, DIESEL, TURBO. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INTEGRATED TRAILER BRAKE CONTROL

    • TSB #122-A4N7P-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 14, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117507

      Information: A Cayenne with optional equipment no. 1D6 will come with a Trailer hitch receiver and wiring up to the receiver hitch that includes a control unit to operate the trailer parking lights, turn signals and brake lights. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

    • TSB #122-X2M2D-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 04, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10127490

      Symptom: Symptom 1: Right headlight has interior condensation. Symptom 2: One or both headlights has/have interior condensation Remedial action 1: The breather hose 95B.941.560. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

    • TSB #122-R2U2N-05

      Date Announced:
      APR 19, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138302

      Subject: Front power windows Symptom: Unusual noises can occur when you open and close the front door window. Squeaking, rattling or noises can indicate that the door window glass is stiff. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #122-J9T9U-04

      Date Announced:
      MAR 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10157106

      Outer seal on Panoramic roof is faulty, causing water to leak into vehicle. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:REAR WINDOW WIPER/WASHER

    • TSB #122-V2S7X-05

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117417

      Concerns: Spray nozzle for rear window washer Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #122-J9H3G-05

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117442

      Concerns: Spray nozzle for rear window washer Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

    • TSB #TIS-51-14

      Date Announced:
      DEC 16, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057616

      PORSCHE: PASSENGER AIR BAG LIGHT IS ON, ONCE IGNITION SWITCH IS TURN ON, FIVE MINUTES LATER AIR BAG LIGHT SPORADICALLY GOES OUT 5 MINUTES LATER. CONTROL UNIT OF AIR BAG NEEDS REPROGRAMMING. MODEL 2014-15 MACAN. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #No. D494

      Date Announced:
      JUN 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176899

      Information on parts withdrawal of roof rail bars on the Macan. Read More »

    • TSB #122-T3H2H-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165170

      Instructions for installing the Porsche Bicycle Rack on applicable models with an already installed roof transportation system Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #122-Y6T7L-04

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173071

      Instructions for retrofitting an illuminated door entry guard on the Macan. Read More »

    • TSB #122-C4Y3D-03

      Date Announced:
      JAN 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155171

      The outside door handle may crack and break. It initially looks like the paint is cracking, but will grow to larger size cracks. Read More »

    • TSB #122-W3B4L-05

      Date Announced:
      MAR 16, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117435

      Concerns: Protective film for rear door sill Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

    STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

    • TSB #122-E2L9P-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165169

      Instructions for installing the Porsche Roof Box on applicable models with an already installed roof transportation system Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

    • TSB #122-C2P3G-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10122098

      There is a possibility that covers on front and rear doors can become loose and start to stick up due to adhesion problems. In the event of a customer complaint, all four covers on front and rear doorsmust be replaced. Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH

    • TSB #122-E2U9F-05

      Date Announced:
      AUG 27, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10126449

      Information: The upper front hood latches have a fine adjustment not mentioned in the workshop manual. A fine adjustment to change the depth of the upper latch striker may be made at the bolt shown in the photo above. Read More »

    VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

    • TSB #No. 122-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175911

      Information on Extended Warranty for the wheel speed sensors on the Macan. Read More »

    • TSB #No. 2007.1

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175912

      Instructions for clearing adaptive cruise control faults and warnings. Read More »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #No. 122-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175911

      Information on Extended Warranty for the wheel speed sensors on the Macan. Read More »

    • TSB #122-S7K8Z-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170996

      List of approved A40 engine oils for all Porsche vehicles since 1984. Read More »

    • TSB #122-T6A9F-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170983

      Parts withdrawal for various parts that were used in Recall and workshop campaigns. Read More »

    • TSB #122-C3Z7L-04

      Date Announced:
      MAR 23, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10119287

      Customer Concern: Vehicle has an issue that ends up requiring a wheel alignment. Technical Concern: The VAS 6918 adapters may be confused, resulting in an improper alignment. Read More »

    TRAILER HITCHES

    • TSB #122-A4N7P-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 14, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117507

      Information: A Cayenne with optional equipment no. 1D6 will come with a Trailer hitch receiver and wiring up to the receiver hitch that includes a control unit to operate the trailer parking lights, turn signals and brake lights. Read More »

    SEATS

    • TSB #No. 04-11

      Date Announced:
      MAY 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175908

      Instructions for reworking the seat cover in the event that dark spots begin to appear as a result of using seat ventilation. Read More »

    • TSB #122-W5C4C-03

      Date Announced:
      FEB 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172076

      Instructions for addressing leather seat wrinkling on older models. Read More »

    • TSB #122-T6A9F-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170983

      Parts withdrawal for various parts that were used in Recall and workshop campaigns. Read More »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION

    • TSB #122-R4C7X-08

      Date Announced:
      JUL 03, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143841

      Subject: Front camera Symptom: The customer complains that certain functions of the front camera are not available at times: Lane Change Assist not available Porsche Dynamic Light System not available Traffic sign recognition not ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #PIWIS2001v

      Date Announced:
      JUN 25, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176881

      Information on new PIWIS tester update 39.500.020 and .025. Read More »

    • TSB #No. D494

      Date Announced:
      JUN 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176899

      Information on parts withdrawal of roof rail bars on the Macan. Read More »

    • TSB #No. D4a

      Date Announced:
      JUN 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176897

      Document showing the evolution of Porsche Vehicles since 1948. Read More »

    • TSB #No. D4a

      Date Announced:
      JUN 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176894

      Document showing the evolution of Porsche models since 1948. Read More »

    • TSB #No. 2-17

      Date Announced:
      JUN 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176882

      Installation and Conversion instructions for installing a Cool Bag on several models. Read More »

    • TSB #No. 16-20

      Date Announced:
      MAY 14, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175902

      List of approved A40 engine oils for all applicable vehicles as of 1984. Read More »

    • TSB #No. D493

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175935

      Information on a parts withdrawal of an outdated diagnosis pump. Read More »

    • TSB #122-A3L9P-04

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173075

      Instructions for retrofitting stainless steel rear trim on the Macan. Read More »

    • TSB #122-J4L4X-03

      Date Announced:
      FEB 27, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172096

      Bulletin outlining new blitz table replacement castors due to a high rate of failure reported by dealers. Read More »

    • TSB #122-F5T6X-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169751

      Instructions for manually setting the date and time on older model vehicles with GPS and PCM 2.1 or older. Read More »

    • TSB #122-Y9Z9P-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 16, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169758

      Information about new PIWIS Tester updates 39.000.022 and 39.050.000 Read More »

    • TSB #122-H4F7Z-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169773

      Updated worksheet for Chassis and VIN numbering system. Updated to include 2020 Models including the Taycan. Read More »

    • TSB #122-L7Q9T-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169772

      Updated bulletin with the full list of Porsche model type designations. Read More »

    • TSB #122-H6M8Z-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169776

      Porsche Intranet posting outlining the Warranty Credit stop that takes place at the end of every calendar year. Read More »

    • TSB #122-X6C3S-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169744

      Instructions for replacing the intermediate steering shaft in the event that there are noise complaints from the customer. Read More »

    • TSB #122-A7G3D-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168693

      List of valid Advanced Technical Information bulletins (ATIs) as of 11/22/2019 Read More »

    • TSB #122-W7E3R-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168749

      Bulletin outlining parts withdrawal of an injector used in new Macan and Cayenne vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #122-A9G7N-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166924

      Bulletin outlining SD card storage for PIWIS Testers. Read More »

    • TSB #122-J7Y2Y-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166922

      Special tools bulletin for new brake fluid tester. Read More »

    • TSB #122-M5X4J-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166917

      Tools and equipment document highlighting new connector release tool set. Read More »

    • TSB #122-X3X2M-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166940

      Parts Withdrawal bulletin for the Ski Bag included with the Macan and Cayenne. Read More »

    • TSB #122-P3D8Y-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148787

      Service Information There was a parts supply error and incorrect parts were stocked. An order to correct this error has been initiated and the stock will be clean soon. Read More »

    • TSB #122-S4R2X-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143522

      Subject: Outside temperature sensor Symptom: The outside temperature display shows implausible values. Read More »

    • TSB #122-N4G6E-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117511

      Symptom: Customers complain about disturbing noises coming from the footwell area on the driver's side while steering. Cause: The surface of the foam rubber seal in the sealing sleeves starts to wear and crumble due to high temperatures. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #No. 2-17

      Date Announced:
      JUN 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176882

      Installation and Conversion instructions for installing a Cool Bag on several models. Read More »

    • TSB #No. 2007

      Date Announced:
      MAY 29, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175921

      Information on a new recommended smoke machine. Read More »

    • TSB #122-N9F6H-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10125194

      Information: The customer complains that certain functions of the front camera are not available at times: * Lane Change Assist not available * Porsche Dynamic Light System not available * Traffic sign recognition not available Cause: ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #Charging lockup

      Date Announced:
      JUN 19, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176905

      Info on a new customer tool for looking up campaigns and recalls on their vehicle. Read More »

    • TSB #No. 41-20

      Date Announced:
      JUN 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176852

      Instructions on how to perform a PVTS Software update in the event that a car will not start. Read More »

    • TSB #No. 43-14

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175924

      Information on retrofitting Power Steering Plus on the Macan. Read More »

    • TSB #122-B9V4V-06

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142252

      Information: The Approval and Support Management system was created to offer assistance to the dealer organization with new and complex technical issues by utilizing the Support Specialists within Porsche R&D. Read More »

    • TSB #122-Z5F3L-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10081401

      The customer observes an MIL. The technician is able to verify the MIL and notices fault code P0071 stored in the DME. PCNA is aware of this this issue. Read More »

    • TSB #122-E2U9F-05

      Date Announced:
      AUG 27, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10126449

      Information: The upper front hood latches have a fine adjustment not mentioned in the workshop manual. A fine adjustment to change the depth of the upper latch striker may be made at the bolt shown in the photo above. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

    • TSB #No. 2-17

      Date Announced:
      JUN 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176882

      Installation and Conversion instructions for installing a Cool Bag on several models. Read More »

    • TSB #122-F5T6X-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169751

      Instructions for manually setting the date and time on older model vehicles with GPS and PCM 2.1 or older. Read More »

    • TSB #122-W5C2W-08

      Date Announced:
      JUL 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163757

      Information about possible engine knocking and how to clean carbon deposits is they are dirty and causing knocking. Read More »

    • TSB #122-S4R2X-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143522

      Subject: Outside temperature sensor Symptom: The outside temperature display shows implausible values. Read More »

    • TSB #122-R9H5B-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143523

      Concerns: Belt tensioner Information: Checking belt tensioner in the event of a complaint about "leaks" before carrying out any other work. Read More »

    • TSB #TIS-98-14

      Date Announced:
      JUN 12, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057614

      PORSCHE: DATA RECORDS FAIL TO COMPLY TO CURRENT STANDARDS REGARDING TRANSFER GEARS WITH CONTROL UNIT AT TIME OF DELIVERY AND WOULD NEED ALL WHEEL DRIVE CONTROL UNIT REPROGRAMMED. MODEL 2014-15 MACAN S, DIESEL, TURBO. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #122-V3B6B-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162219

      Announcement of a 6 month warranty extension on VAS 581005P R1234yf Service Units for air conditioning. Read More »

    • TSB #122-W9D2T-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162214

      Instructions for using VAS 581005P in order to chech and service R1234yf Air Conditioning Unit. Read More »

    • TSB #122-W3X6V-06

      Date Announced:
      MAY 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142256

      Subject: Air-conditioning control unit (also control panel/switch console) Symptom: When starting the vehicle, an unsuitable air conditioning setting is preset in the rear air-conditioning control unit. Read More »

    • TSB #122-F8U4Z-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10128661

      Subject: Air-conditioning control unit (also control panel/switch console) Symptom: When starting the vehicle, an unsuitable air conditioning setting is preset in the rear air-conditioning control unit. Read More »

    • TSB #122-H7B7W-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 11, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117508

      Information: Very small leaks may not be found on a normal inspection. Extra effort to locate these leaks is required. Read More »

    • TSB #122-X5V8K-03

      Date Announced:
      FEB 17, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120605

      Symptom: No cooling performance from the air-conditioning system. Cause: The evaporator for the air-conditioning system can freeze at high outside temperatures and high humidity. Read More »

    • TSB #122-U3L4B-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 07, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10119297

      The customer observes a MIL and the HVAC controls are not functioning. Also, other Comfort CAN commodities may not function. PCNA is aware of this issue. Read More »

    • TSB #122-U3L4B-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 07, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120622

      The customer observes a MIL and the HVAC controls are not functioning. Also, other Comfort CAN commodities may not function. PCNA is aware of this issue. Read More »

    • TSB #122-K2Z9K-05

      Date Announced:
      AUG 06, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10126445

      Customer Situation: The airflow from the vents may be reduced dramatically while the blower is still running during extended trips with lower fan speed settings (4 bars and below). Read More »

    • TSB #122-J4C2E-05

      Date Announced:
      AUG 06, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10126448

      Concerns: Control unit for air-conditioning system Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Read More »