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2016 Porsche Cayenne TSBs

2016 Porsche Cayenne

40 Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs)

TSB List for the 2016 Porsche Cayenne

The TSB information displayed below are summaries. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

STEERING

  • TSB #122-N6B7V-12

    NHTSA ID #10125212

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 02 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Cause: Clicking noises can come from around the transfer case when manoeuvring the vehicle (or driving slowly) due to activation of the transfer case servo motor. Remedial Action: Before doing any other work, the symptom must be simulate

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SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE

  • TSB #122-Z8Q2T-05

    NHTSA ID #10117406

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 02 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Concerns: Suspension alignment Information: Due to amanufacturing problem, there is a possibility that the wheel alignment on the front and rear axle was not carried out correctly and the threaded connections on all toe, camber and caste

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES

  • TSB #25/16

    NHTSA ID #10076060

    • Date Announced: MARCH 24 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: AG02 Stop Sale Campaign/Recall Campaign - Checking Circlip on Bearing Bracket for Pedals Internal tests have shown that a circlip on the bearing bracket for the pedals may have become detached from its locking position as a result of pre

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #122-Q5C4S-06

    NHTSA ID #10108675

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Issue: Oil in the wiring harness. Information: 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.

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  • TSB #122-G8Y6U-05

    NHTSA ID #10117422

    • Date Announced: JULY 27 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Concerns: DME control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. On the affected vehicles with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR), there is a possibility that the fault memor

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #122-L6Q4X-01

    NHTSA ID #10125193

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 13 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Symptom: The engine will not start at times and the fault code P0607 Control unit faulty is stored in the fault memory. Cause: The DME control unit can become damaged via the electric wires as a result of electrostatic discharge of the th

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

  • TSB #122-D2Y3E-01

    NHTSA ID #10125190

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 13 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The turbocharger is damaged by detached parts of the cracked inner part of the manifold. A faulty turbocharger is diagnosed due to loss of power and when the "Check Engine" warning is activated. However, a faulty turbocharger can also be

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

  • TSB #122-G8Y6U-05

    NHTSA ID #10117422

    • Date Announced: JULY 27 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Concerns: DME control unit Information: This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. On the affected vehicles with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR), there is a possibility that the fault memor

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

  • TSB #SB-CAY-1-102

    NHTSA ID #10060324

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 12 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PORSCHE: DUE TO INCORRECT USAGE THERE'S A POSSIBILITY THAT POSITIVE CRANKCASE VENTILATION VALVES MAY HAVE A BURR ON THE COVER. *CN

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

  • TSB #122-A6Z3V-03

    NHTSA ID #10130121

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 13 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. during acceleration at high load, the con

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #122-A5L9U-04

    NHTSA ID #10134861

    • Date Announced: MARCH 13 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Information: Analysis has shown that traces of oil found in the hydraulic pump or tandempump area are not always caused by a Pentosin leak in the pump. In the event of a complaint about traces of oil in the hydraulic pump or tandem pump a

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FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

  • TSB #122-T3F3A-01

    NHTSA ID #10127489

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Subject: Ensuring the quality of vehicles following storage Information: Due to the Stop Sale for Cayenne Diesel vehicles, pre-owned vehicles were stored for a long time at the dealerships.

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  • TSB #122-Z2L8Q-01

    NHTSA ID #10127488

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 14 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Subject: Ensuring the quality of vehicles following storage Information: As a result of the Stop Sale Campaign for Cayenne Diesel vehicles, vehicles that were not yet delivered to customers were stored for a long period of time.

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

  • TSB #122-S9X3M-12

    NHTSA ID #10125211

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 08 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Situation: Cayenne Diesel vehicles were equipped with undisclosed Auxiliary Emission Control Devices which are not permitted by emissions regulations. Action Required: Install updated engine control module (DME) software and transmissio

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POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)

  • TSB #122-M3B5L-03

    NHTSA ID #10130118

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Cause: Clicking noises can come from around the transfer case when manoeuvring the vehicle (or driving slowly) due to activation of the transfer case servo motor. Remedial action: Before doing any other work, the symptommust be simulate

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #122-F4U4P-04

    NHTSA ID #10134874

    • Date Announced: MARCH 13 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 bat

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  • TSB #122-T8H2H-01

    NHTSA ID #10127487

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 19 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Technical Concern: The tail light produces a warning in the instrument cluster indicating that the tail light is no working. Also one or more fault codes (880F0E or 880F1E) are observed in the Rear-End Electronics module using the PIWIS Te

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  • TSB #122-T7Y5Q-12

    NHTSA ID #10125213

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 06 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Information: This document updates information previously published in EQ 1105, EQ 1105, and EQ 1401. To provide stable voltage and sufficient current throughout certain service operations, you should connect the vehicle to a battery charg

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  • TSB #122-Q3V5G-10

    NHTSA ID #10119317

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 22 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Cause: Clicking noises can come from around the transfer case when manoeuvring the vehicle (or driving slowly) due to activation of the transfer case servo motor. Remedial Action: Before doing any other work, the symptommust be simulate

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  • TSB #122-E3D6M-12

    NHTSA ID #10120623

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 18 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Due to incorrect sealing of the electric plug connection on the transfer case servo motor, moisture can get into the connector. As a result, the contacts can become corroded. In the event of a customer complaint, check the plug connection o

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  • TSB #122-E3D6M-12

    NHTSA ID #10119298

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 18 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Due to incorrect sealing of the electric plug connection on the transfer case servo motor, moisture can get into the connector. As a result, the contacts can become corroded. In the event of a customer complaint, check the plug connection o

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #122-A3L7Z-10

    NHTSA ID #10119311

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 26 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Technical Concern: The technician confirms the MIL and notes P0C4700 is present in the high-voltage battery. Service Information: In many cases, technicians noted one or more of the following root causes: a) Corrosion on Ground Pin 6B (Se

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  • TSB #122-T5Z7V-08

    NHTSA ID #10120616

    • Date Announced: JULY 27 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Technical Concern: The technician confirms the MIL and notes P0C4700 is present in the high voltage battery.

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  • TSB #122-Y6R5S-07

    NHTSA ID #10120788

    • Date Announced: JUNE 13 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 h

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  • TSB #122-S5L3F-07

    NHTSA ID #10120787

    • Date Announced: JUNE 13 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #122-S7R6B-11

    NHTSA ID #10119334

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The customer observes a MIL. (Please note: Often, this failure mode is not accompanied by other unwanted behavior.) The technician confirms the MIL and notes P0C4700 is present in the high voltage battery. PCNA is aware of this issue. A ba

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

  • TSB #122-Q5C4S-06

    NHTSA ID #10108675

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Issue: Oil in the wiring harness. Information: 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.

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DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

  • TSB #122-J8L7U-03

    NHTSA ID #10130115

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 08 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Customer Concern: The customer observes a Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL). (Note: Typically, this MIL is the only symptom of this issue.) Technical Concern: The technician confirms the MIL and notes P0C4700 is present in the high-voltage

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #122-S9X3M-12

    NHTSA ID #10125211

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 08 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Situation: Cayenne Diesel vehicles were equipped with undisclosed Auxiliary Emission Control Devices which are not permitted by emissions regulations. Action Required: Install updated engine control module (DME) software and transmissio

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  • TSB #122-J8L6N-09

    NHTSA ID #10081247

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 12 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ENABLING ONLINE SERVICES

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INTEGRATED TRAILER BRAKE CONTROL

  • TSB #122-A4N7P-09

    NHTSA ID #10117507

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 14 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. The Cayenn

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

  • TSB #122-T8H2H-01

    NHTSA ID #10127487

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 19 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Technical Concern: The tail light produces a warning in the instrument cluster indicating that the tail light is no working. Also one or more fault codes (880F0E or 880F1E) are observed in the Rear-End Electronics module using the PIWIS Te

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TRAILER HITCHES

  • TSB #122-A4N7P-09

    NHTSA ID #10117507

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 14 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. The Cayenn

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #122-P6P7K-10

    NHTSA ID #10119330

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 20 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Converting transfer cases that are still in stock to the new type before installing themin customer vehicles. The optimized transfer case is used during production from week 31/2016. If the transfer case needs to be replaced, check the p

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  • TSB #25/16

    NHTSA ID #10076060

    • Date Announced: MARCH 24 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: AG02 Stop Sale Campaign/Recall Campaign - Checking Circlip on Bearing Bracket for Pedals Internal tests have shown that a circlip on the bearing bracket for the pedals may have become detached from its locking position as a result of pre

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  • TSB #SB-1502

    NHTSA ID #10060323

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 08 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PORSCHE CAYENNE (92A) BULLETIN ON REPLACING COWL DRAIN. IF COWL CAGE WILL NOT FASTEN PROPERLY TO THE BODY REPLACE IT. *CN

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  • TSB #SB-CAY-9-77-15

    NHTSA ID #10060325

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 05 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PORSCHE: WHEN NECESSARY CONDITIONS ARE MET THE DME CONTROL UNIT AND FRONT END ELECTRONICS AREN'T SWITCHED TO SLEEP MODE. *CN

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #122-N9F6H-01

    NHTSA ID #10125194

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 13 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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: I

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #122-T5P5F-07

    NHTSA ID #10120786

    • Date Announced: JUNE 27 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Information: Converting transfer cases that are still in stock to the new type before installing themin customer vehicles.

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #25/16

    NHTSA ID #10076060

    • Date Announced: MARCH 24 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: AG02 Stop Sale Campaign/Recall Campaign - Checking Circlip on Bearing Bracket for Pedals Internal tests have shown that a circlip on the bearing bracket for the pedals may have become detached from its locking position as a result of pre

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