TSB List for the 2000 Porsche Boxster

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2000 Boxster 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.

  • SUSPENSION:FRONT:STABILIZER BAR
  • SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
  • SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
  • BRAKES (PWS)
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
  • POWER TRAIN
  • POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:PEDAL/HAND LEVER(MOTORCYCLE)
  • POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:BELL HOUSING
  • POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
  • VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:SWITCH/WIRING
  • AIR BAGS
  • AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE
  • STRUCTURE
  • WHEELS
  • SEATS
  • EQUIPMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:INFOTAINMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
  • EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY
  • EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
  • UNKNOWN OR OTHER
  • SUSPENSION:FRONT:STABILIZER BAR

    • TSB #0402

      Date Announced:
      DEC 10, 2004
      NHTSA ID:
      #10011679

      CONNECTION ROD (FRONT & REAR) FOR STABILIZER. *TC PORSCHE. *TT Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS

    • TSB #122-X9V7W-05

      Date Announced:
      APR 17, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138291

      Subject: Replacing the coil spring on the front axle during repairs Information: Coil spring for the respective chassis no longer available. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS

    • TSB #122-U4T9K-05

      Date Announced:
      APR 17, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138292

      Subject: Replacing the coil spring on the rear axle during repairs Information: Coil spring for the respective chassis no longer available. Read More »

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #No. 1801.3

      Date Announced:
      DEC 08, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185121

      Advanced Technical information on brake squeal on all Porsche vehicles. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM

    • TSB #601

      Date Announced:
      MAR 08, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #632415

      BRAKE BOOSTER SEAL AT THE FIREWALL CHANGED. *TT 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-N7K2Y-06

      Date Announced:
      SEP 06, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109328

      Concerns: Ignition coil with Part Nos. 997.602.104.00 and 997.602.107.00 Information: Procedure for replacing faulty ignition coils. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #No. 2000

      Date Announced:
      OCT 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182276

      Advanced Technical information on a NVH Lubrication kit. Read More »

    • TSB #No. 33-20

      Date Announced:
      SEP 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180488

      Overview of Approved Porsche C20 Engine Oils 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 #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-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-F7A6N-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162222

      Announcement of new Special Tool 9942 for cheching the valve on the coolant reservoir for the 718. Read More »

    • TSB #1359

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2005
      NHTSA ID:
      #10018051

      INSTALLING PTFE (POLYTETRAFLUOROETHYLENE) CRANKSHAFT SEALS ON REPLACEMENT ENGINES. *TT Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

    • TSB #2445

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #619998

      CONCERNS WITH NEW AIRFLOW SENSOR THAT IS LESS SENSITIVE TO DIRT PARTICLES. *TT 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:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

    • TSB #A209

      Date Announced:
      JUN 24, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #635587

      INFORMATION REGARDING THE REPLACEMENT OF THE FULE FILLER CAP. *TT Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

    • TSB #D76

      Date Announced:
      MAY 08, 2008
      NHTSA ID:
      #10025182

      PARTS WITHDRAWN. PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERIC REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNIT TO PCNA, BUT ONLY IN CASES WHERE THE DEFECT IS VISIBLE: PART NUMBER 955 110 235 01, DESCRIPTION FUEL LINE. *PE Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #A305

      Date Announced:
      SEP 19, 2003
      NHTSA ID:
      #10004639

      CUSTOMER RECALL CAMPAIGN - CHECKING ADJUSTMENT OF THE TIPTRONIC KEYLOCK CABLE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #A305

      Date Announced:
      JUL 11, 2003
      NHTSA ID:
      #10003494

      CUSTOMER RECALL CAMPAIGN - CHECKING ADJUSTMENT OF THE TIPTRONIC KEYLOCK CABLE. *TT Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:PEDAL/HAND LEVER(MOTORCYCLE)

    • TSB #105

      Date Announced:
      SEP 06, 2005
      NHTSA ID:
      #10016915

      CLUTCH PEDAL DOES NOT FULLY REACH ITS ORIGINAL POSITION. *TT Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:BELL HOUSING

    • TSB #3041

      Date Announced:
      JAN 20, 2006
      NHTSA ID:
      #622496

      CREAKING NOISE(S) COMING FROM THE CLUTCH BELL HOUSING AREA. *TT Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

    • TSB #202

      Date Announced:
      OCT 04, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #10013346

      W208 UPDATE PCM (POWER TRAIN CONTROL MODULE) SOFTWARE (SERVICE ACTION). *TT Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #PIWIS2001af

      Date Announced:
      SEP 14, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180508

      Information on PIWIS Tester III Online Update 39.700.030 Read More »

    • TSB #PIWIS2001ad

      Date Announced:
      SEP 08, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180495

      Information on PIWIS Tester III Online Update 39.700.020 Read More »

    • TSB #PIWIS2001ac

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180482

      Information on PIWIS Tester III Online Update 39.700.000, .010 & .012 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 #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-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-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 #303

      Date Announced:
      JUL 25, 2003
      NHTSA ID:
      #10003495

      ON-BOARD DIAGNOSIS II (OBD II)/DME ME 7.2 MANUAL SUPPLEMENT - DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0446/P0604/P0605/P1671. *TT Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

    • TSB #No. 56-20

      Date Announced:
      AUG 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179274

      Information on Classic Radio options for the 996 and 986 models. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

    • TSB #TI-58-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 16, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055907

      PORSCHE: PROCEDURAL INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING THE REPLACING OF FAULTY CRACKED IGNITION COILS ON CERTAIN VEHICLES. MODEL 1997-2013 BOXSTER (986), BOXSTER/CAYMAN (987), CARRERA (996 & 997). Read More »

    • TSB #122-N7K2Y-06

      Date Announced:
      SEP 06, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109328

      Concerns: Ignition coil with Part Nos. 997.602.104.00 and 997.602.107.00 Information: Procedure for replacing faulty ignition coils. 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 »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH

    • TSB #TI-39-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 24, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10044348

      PORSCHE: THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAYS WARNING OF BRAKE LIGHT REMAINS ON. *PE Read More »

    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:SWITCH/WIRING

    • TSB #D77

      Date Announced:
      MAY 21, 2008
      NHTSA ID:
      #10025186

      PARTS WITHDRAW; PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA REQUESTS RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING UNITS TO PCNA: PART NUMBERS 955 628 320 00 AND 955 628 321 00; DESCRIPTION TIP SWITCH. *PE Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #0201

      Date Announced:
      OCT 11, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #10013355

      AIRBAG WARNING LAMP ON WITH FAULT CODES 45, 46, 48, 49. *TT Read More »

    AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE

    • TSB #TI-4-05-6

      Date Announced:
      APR 10, 2008
      NHTSA ID:
      #10032952

      PORSCHE: DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES IN AIRBAG CONTROL UNIT. AIRBAG WARNING LIGHT ACTIVATED IN MULTIFUNCTION DISPLAY. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #No. 1820.1

      Date Announced:
      JAN 27, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186489

      Special tools information on a measuring and alignment system. Read More »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #No. D538

      Date Announced:
      DEC 23, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185129

      Parts withdrawal information for Winter wheel and tire sets. 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 »

    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 #PIWIS2101d

      Date Announced:
      JAN 27, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186488

      Information on PIWIS tester update #39.900.065 Read More »

    • TSB #PIWIS 2101c

      Date Announced:
      JAN 22, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186460

      Information about the new PIWIS tester update #39.900.060 Read More »

    • TSB #PIWIS2001av

      Date Announced:
      DEC 23, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185138

      Information on Porsche PIWIS Tester update #39.900.045 Read More »

    • TSB #PIWIS2001au

      Date Announced:
      DEC 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185137

      Information on Porsche PIWIS Tester update #39.900.040 Read More »

    • TSB #PIWIS2001at

      Date Announced:
      DEC 14, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185136

      Information on Porsche PIWIS Tester update #39.900.030 Read More »

    • TSB #No. D536

      Date Announced:
      DEC 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185126

      Information on parts withdrawal of closed workshop campaign parts. Read More »

    • TSB #PIWIS2001as

      Date Announced:
      DEC 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185135

      Information on Porsche PIWIS Tester update #39.900.020 Read More »

    • 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. D4a

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

      Document showing the evolution of Porsche Vehicles since 1948. 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 #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 »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:INFOTAINMENT

    • TSB #No. 56-20

      Date Announced:
      AUG 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179274

      Information on Classic Radio options for the 996 and 986 models. 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. 19-20

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176847

      List of approved engine oils for classic vehicles. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • 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 »

    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 »

    UNKNOWN OR OTHER

    • TSB #PK-D8-16

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10038544

      PORSCHE: INFORMATION ON HOW TO READ THE VIN. *RM Read More »

    • TSB #0203

      Date Announced:
      AUG 16, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #10010766

      EXCHANGE ENGINES AND TRANSMISSIONS FOR WARRANTY. THIS BULLETIN REPLACES BULLETIN WTY0203 DATED 2-15-02. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #7018

      Date Announced:
      JUL 22, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #635581

      CONCERNS WITH CLICKING NOISES FROM THE CENTER OF INSTRUMENT PANEL IN THE KNEE PROTECTOR STRIP AREA. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #7018

      Date Announced:
      JUL 22, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #635583

      CONCERNS WITH CLICKING NOISES FROM THE INSTRUMENT PANEL ON THE PASSENGER SIDE. *TT Read More »

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