2016 Porsche 911 TSBs

2016 Porsche 911

64 Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs)

TSB List for the 2016 Porsche 911

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2016 911 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.

  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO-CHARGER
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
  • POWER TRAIN
  • POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY
  • POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:COLUMN SHIFT
  • POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
  • VISIBILITY
  • VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES
  • AIR BAGS
  • STRUCTURE
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES
  • VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
  • TIRES
  • WHEELS
  • EQUIPMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)
  • EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
  • EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    • TSB #122-R7L3B-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165162

      Technical bulletin detailing clicking noise from the front Carbon Ceramin Brakes (PCCB) on 911 Turbo and Turbo S models in the 991 generation. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #122-D7K9V-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148783

      Complaint - Incorrect Allocation of Fault Code (P0153/P0133) for Oxygen Sensor (upstream of Catalytic Converter): Replacing both oxygen sensors (upstreamof catalytic converter) (89/18) Read More »

    • TSB #122-P5G7U-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143521

      Oil in the wiring harness. If oil is found in the engine wiring harness during a repair, the wiring harness and all the affected components (including the oil pump control valve) must be replaced. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • 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-N4W7J-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166942

      Parts withdrawal bulletin for the coolant pump on 991 and 992 911 models. 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-X4X7D-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 14, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148789

      Cause The noises can occur if there is excessive spring force tolerance in the oil separator Date of introduction The optimized oil separators are used in production from November 25, 2015. Read More »

    • TSB #122-N6X5Y-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 17, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10119329

      The customer states that the low coolant warning came on the instrument cluster and the temperature gauge went to full hot (or overheated). Fault ?00A046 Warning: Coolant level? may also be stored in the instrument cluster. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO-CHARGER

    • TSB #122-Y8J4E-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10125195

      Information: Debris from the production process can cause the check valves in the oil supply and return lines for the turbocharger to stick open. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #122-P5G7U-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143297

      Oil in the wiring harness. If oil is found in the engine wiring harness during a repair, the wiring harness and all the affected components (including the oil pump control valve) must be replaced. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #122-D5X5D-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168689

      A revised bulletin outlining the complaint about longitudinal movement of the shift lever during load changes. This update is to include the 991 911 Speedster model. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #122-V4Z5A-10

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145563

      Subject: Fastening screws on the clutch pressure plate Information: On vehicles with a single-mass flywheel, there is a possibility that the fastening screws on the clutch pressure plate can loosen over the service life of the vehicle ... Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:COLUMN SHIFT

    • TSB #122-E6U4B-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 20, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153573

      Subject: Shift lever Information: The shift lever can move in longitudinal direction during load changes in 4th gear. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #122-T8T7L-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10125200

      Subject: Bleeder screw for front axle lift system Situation: There is a possibility that the bleeder screw for the front axle lift system was not tightened to the prescribed tightening torque on the affected vehicles. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

    • TSB #122-R7W2C-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 13, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120793

      Concerns: AGM starter battery (referred to below simply as ?battery?) Situation: Customer complaints concerning battery-related topics Recurring customer complaints concerning topics relating to battery capacity and quality. Read More »

    • TSB #122-N9Z4L-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 13, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120794

      Concerns: AGM starter battery (referred to below simply as 'battery') Situation: Support for the care andmaintenance of the AGMstarter battery (at the dealership): From the time the vehicle is delivered to the Porsche Centre until it is ... Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

    • TSB #122-P5G7U-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143521

      Oil in the wiring harness. If oil is found in the engine wiring harness during a repair, the wiring harness and all the affected components (including the oil pump control valve) must be replaced. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

    • 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 »

    VISIBILITY

    • TSB #122-S6T8H-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168755

      Porsche intranet posting for WS Campaign WJ07. Read More »

    • TSB #122-X9K7M-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168747

      Technical information for Workshop Campaign WJ07, which seeks to check the plastic rear window and replace it if necessary. Read More »

    • TSB #122-H9P5Z-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166944

      Parts withdrawal bulletin for the sun sensor on 718 and 991 911 models. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

    • TSB #6689

      Date Announced:
      FEB 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074883

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #122-W3K5L-10

      Date Announced:
      JUN 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166870

      Porsche intranet posting for WJ90 campaign, which seeks to check the convertible Targa Top hinge on affected vehicles and adjust if necessary. 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: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

    • TSB #122-W3K5L-10

      Date Announced:
      JUN 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166870

      Porsche intranet posting for WJ90 campaign, which seeks to check the convertible Targa Top hinge on affected vehicles and adjust if necessary. Read More »

    VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

    • TSB #122-J2T5H-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166947

      Parts withdrawal for the speed sensor on the 991 and 992 911 models. Read More »

    TIRES

    • TSB #122-T4C3F-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165156

      List of approved wheel and tire combinations for the MY14 through MY16 Porsche 911 GT3, GT3RS, and 911R models. Read More »

    • TSB #122-A9Z9X-10

      Date Announced:
      APR 03, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166866

      Porsche intranet posting for WKA0 campaign, which seeks to send a letter to affected customers and reprogram their instrument cluster if necessary. Read More »

    • TSB #122-S2Z5A-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10125205

      Information: Summary tables with applicable notes on Ultra High Performance (UHP) tires for easy reference is supplied in this bulletin. Read More »

    • TSB #4440

      Date Announced:
      APR 09, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074881

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #122-T4C3F-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165156

      List of approved wheel and tire combinations for the MY14 through MY16 Porsche 911 GT3, GT3RS, and 911R models. Read More »

    • TSB #122-A9Z9X-10

      Date Announced:
      APR 03, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166866

      Porsche intranet posting for WKA0 campaign, which seeks to send a letter to affected customers and reprogram their instrument cluster if necessary. Read More »

    • TSB #122-Y9K4F-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148784

      Symptom: During and after race track use, loud noises can sometimes come from the wheel assembly on the rear axle - particularly on bends. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • 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-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-T4D2V-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 31, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166948

      Parts withdrawal for sealing grease used for sports cars. Read More »

    • TSB #122-H9P5Z-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166944

      Parts withdrawal bulletin for the sun sensor on 718 and 991 911 models. Read More »

    • TSB #122-N4W7J-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166942

      Parts withdrawal bulletin for the coolant pump on 991 and 992 911 models. Read More »

    • TSB #122-W3K5L-10

      Date Announced:
      JUN 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166870

      Porsche intranet posting for WJ90 campaign, which seeks to check the convertible Targa Top hinge on affected vehicles and adjust if necessary. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #9110

      Date Announced:
      FEB 03, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074886

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT: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 »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • 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 »

    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 »

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