Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2019 Panamera 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 #122-X5Z7M-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 17, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153557

      Subject: Control unit for electric power steering Information: There is a possibility that the electric power steering may not be available for a limited period of time sporadically on the affected vehicles due to a software error. Read More »

    STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

    • TSB #122-X5Z7M-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 17, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153557

      Subject: Control unit for electric power steering Information: There is a possibility that the electric power steering may not be available for a limited period of time sporadically on the affected vehicles due to a software error. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:STABILIZER BAR

    • TSB #122-Q8U7C-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145569

      Subject: Connecting links on rear PDCC anti-roll bar Information: The durability of the installed connecting links on the rear PDCC anti-roll bar cannot be guaranteed over the service life of the vehicle due to amanufacturing defect. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    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-R7G2C-06

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161404

      Notice to dealers that the rear section of the engine cover is no longer installed during production, and dealers need not retrofit the cover before selling the vehicle. Read More »

    • TSB #122-R8P3T-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153566

      Oil Leakage from Cylinder Head of 3.0 and 2.9-Liter V6 Engines Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #122-J8K8Z-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169742

      Instructions for addressing annoying rattling noises from the engine compartment at low speeds. Read More »

    • TSB #122-A9M4Z-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169736

      Additional information for repairing leaking cylinder head covers near the injector holes. 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-J9P4T-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166946

      Parts withdrawal for the engine support on the Panamera. 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-T4V3R-04

      Date Announced:
      MAR 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10157109

      There is cast residue in the cylinder head cover sealing groove, causing the injector holes to leak. 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 »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #122-A9M7V-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168757

      Porsche intranet posting for WS Campaign WKG7. Read More »

    • TSB #122-D4C6B-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 07, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153558

      Subject: Filler flap and charge port door Information: There is a possibility that the required clearance of the filler flap and charge port door with respect to the body side panel is not guaranteed under all conditions due to ... Read More »

    • TSB #122-U9Q5U-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 07, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153559

      Subject: Filler flap Information: There is a possibility that the required clearance of the filler flap with respect to the body side panel is not guaranteed under all conditions due to unfavorable tolerances. Read More »

    • TSB #122-U4B2K-10

      Date Announced:
      DEC 07, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166856

      Porsche intranet posting for WJ61 campaign, which seeks to check the fuel filler flap and electric charge port door and replace them if necessary. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #122-J2B6T-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 17, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148781

      Information: With the current transmission software, a clicking noise can be heard in the drive train on the affected vehicles under certain driving conditions. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • 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-B2G3N-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 27, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165936

      Information on airbag warning lights due to high cabin temperatures and how to clear the associated faults 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-A7W6Z-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166880

      Porsche intranet posting for WKJ0 campaign, which seeks to reprogram the control unit for the air conditioning system on affected vehicles. 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-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-L6P5E-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162212

      Request for dealers to remove Special Tool VAS 6839 from High Voltage tool box because the unit could give erroneous voltage readings. PAG has decided that VAS 6558A could be used in its place. Read More »

    • TSB #122-V3G9L-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153567

      Replacement Keys Disallow KESSY Function Read More »

    • TSB #122-H7A2F-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153575

      Information: New data records for the DME control unit and the PDK control unit are available for the affected vehicles. The new data records will enhance vehicle drivability and switching comfort of the vehicles. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

    • TSB #122-H5U6B-06

      Date Announced:
      MAY 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161395

      Technical Bulletin detailing new Special Tool, Flexray Vehicle Network Tester, which is now a required tool to communicate with the vehicles modules and the Porsche in-house tester known as the PIWIS Tester III. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING

    VISIBILITY

    • TSB #122-A7W6Z-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166880

      Porsche intranet posting for WKJ0 campaign, which seeks to reprogram the control unit for the air conditioning system on affected vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #122-N9P9V-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 17, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148782

      Symptom: Exterior mirror can make squeaking noises when folding in and out. Cause: The exterior mirror can squeak when folding in and out due to the sealing geometry of the joint gap seal between the mirror base and mirror housing. 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 »

    • TSB #122-N6J7L-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153560

      Subject: Panoramic roof Symptom: Loud creaking noises can come from the panoramic roof area while driving. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • 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-P8P9K-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166927

      Information about retrofitting model designation on doors. Read More »

    • TSB #122-L5D8J-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165174

      Instructions for retrofitting the Illuminated Door Entry Guard on any Porsche MY19 and newer. 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 »

    WHEELS

    • 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-H8K6P-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165152

      List of approved wheel and tire combinations for the MY17 Panamera and newer. Read More »

    SEATS

    • 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 »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #122-H7W8J-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171013

      Technical Bulletin for retrofitting rear seat entertainment on Panamera vehicles. 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-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-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-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-J8K8Z-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169742

      Instructions for addressing annoying rattling noises from the engine compartment at low speeds. Read More »

    • TSB #122-A9M4Z-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169736

      Additional information for repairing leaking cylinder head covers near the injector holes. 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-A9M7V-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168757

      Porsche intranet posting for WS Campaign WKG7. 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-J9P4T-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166946

      Parts withdrawal for the engine support on the Panamera. 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-P8P9K-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166927

      Information about retrofitting model designation on doors. Read More »

    • TSB #122-E8H4T-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166938

      Parts withdrawal bulletin for a bracket on the 971 Panamera Read More »

    • TSB #122-B5D5V-06

      Date Announced:
      MAY 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161391

      Withdrawal of Part Number 971858331B 1E0 as it has been superceded by Part Number 971857335C 1E0. Read More »

    • TSB #122-R7G2C-06

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161404

      Notice to dealers that the rear section of the engine cover is no longer installed during production, and dealers need not retrofit the cover before selling the vehicle. Read More »

    • TSB #122-V3G9L-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153567

      Replacement Keys Disallow KESSY Function Read More »

    • TSB #122-U9Q5U-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 07, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153559

      Subject: Filler flap Information: There is a possibility that the required clearance of the filler flap with respect to the body side panel is not guaranteed under all conditions due to unfavorable tolerances. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #122-F6G8G-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162224

      Instructions for installing the projector UD1, which displays the word "PORSCHE" on the ground as soon as the door to the vehicle is opened. Read More »

    • TSB #122-H5U6B-06

      Date Announced:
      MAY 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161395

      Technical Bulletin detailing new Special Tool, Flexray Vehicle Network Tester, which is now a required tool to communicate with the vehicles modules and the Porsche in-house tester known as the PIWIS Tester III. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #122-W7G6T-08

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163760

      Information on possible rumbling noise and vibrations in steering wheel when Air Conditioning is at its highest setting. Also contains procedure for reworking A/C compressor to eliminate symptoms. Read More »

    • 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-D3S9X-06

      Date Announced:
      MAY 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161402

      Instructions for re-programming the Air Conditioning Control Unit on affected Panamera vehicles. Faults stored in the control unit may cause the air conditioning air flow to work notas intended according to selected positions. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #122-R7T2N-08

      Date Announced:
      JUL 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163774

      Information on new special tools for the Panamera (971) which will auto ship to dealers upon release. Read More »

    • TSB #122-S2Y8Z-08

      Date Announced:
      JUL 16, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163772

      Instructions on new tools used for recalibrating the Heads Up Display on Panamera and Cayenne models. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

    • 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-J8K8Z-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169742

      Instructions for addressing annoying rattling noises from the engine compartment at low speeds. Read More »

    • TSB #122-A9M4Z-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169736

      Additional information for repairing leaking cylinder head covers near the injector holes. 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 »