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Where is my alternator located
Hello there, the alternator for your 2006 Porsche Cayenne Turbo is located on the front of the engine along the serpentine belt path. Replacing the alternator is a extensive job best left to the professionals as it required the removal...
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Whining noise when the engine is at idle.
Hi there. The whining noise that you are hearing is the gears and timing chain in the engine. This is a normal condition and all of the Porsche engines have the same sound. If your engine has an inner cooler,...
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Fuel line plugged according to the check engine light.
Billing question sent to CS for the cost of repairing a plugged up fuel system on a 2014 Porsche Panamera.
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Steering fault indicated on the dashboard.
Hi there. Check the entire steering system for any issues that could cause the steering fault to illuminate on the dashboard. Look for signs of fluid leaks, broken lines, and listen for the pump as it is working. If the...
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I let my uncle change my pads and rotors and now everytime i press the brake all i get is an air sound scared to drive
Usually a hissing noise when you hit the brakes involves the vacuum brake booster. But it seems unlikely that working on the brakes should effect this component. Changing brake pads and rotors is a pretty straightforward job, even on a...
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Maintenance Costs
The maintenence costs for the Porsche as opposed to the Audi would be entirely dependent on which type of oil and filter you use as well as the amount of oil that the Porsche engine requires. If the two engines...
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Harmonic balancer bolt removal which way to turn it 2001 Porsche
Hello - removal of the harmonic balancer bolt is counter-clockwise. Be sure to use a flywheel block or pin to prevent counter-clockwise engine rotation, which could cause engine damage. Good luck!
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THE CARS DOES NOT ENGAGE IN GEAR , EVEN THO IT DID WHEN IT CAME OFF DELIVERY TRAILER, I HAVER EXAMINED THE LINKAGE
Hi Hugo. It sounds like something may have come loose; shift cable, connector, linkage, etc.. Are there any warning lights illuminated? Are there any noises that don't sound normal present? All in all it sounds like a connection may have...
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Porsche Cayenne S 2005 has code P0349 read on scanner.
Hi there. The Camshaft Position Sensor tone ring could be damaged or there could be an electrical problem with the electrical circuit with the camshaft position sensor harness. I recommend replacing the camshaft position sensor. If you need further assistance...
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What is the price to replace Porsche Panamera camshaft adjuster aluminum bolts
Hi there. Unfortunately, this is not a service our mobile mechanics offer. I would highly recommend contacting a local Porsche mechanic to dealer to request a quote for this type of service.
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right side back up light inop .
Hello, thank you for writing in. The reverse lights have a switch located on the transmission itself. They also have a fuse before that. Chances are both of these are good and your issue lies with the wiring itself, or...
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2011 Panamera, constant steering wheel shake.
Hi there. Although we don't service or complete repairs on this vehicle, there are a few things you might want to have inspected before you purchase this vehicle. First, have the front wheels and tires balanced. This is the typical...
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I'm thinking about purchasing either a 2009 or 2010 Cayman base. Maybe an S. I'm trying to find one with around 50k or less miles.
Hi There, Assuming your question is relating to the dependability of the Porsche Cayman, in my experience this is a great car that handles very well. As you may know, this is what is called a "mid-engine" car which means...
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I took my 2009 porsche cayenne to PEP BOYs and they told me I need to buy a special tool to remove valve cover.....Would you happe
It is possible that your valve cover is held on by E-torx bolts. These bolts will require special E-torx sockets to remove. Many European manufacturers use these type of bolts. No American or Japanese car will have these bolts to...
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Can I use BMW Twin Power Turbo, Original BMW Sae 5w-30 in my 2017 Base Macan?
Hi there. What does the owner's manual state about the oil type? The owner's manual is a great source of maintenance specifications. I would like to be able to truthfully answer the question as to whether you should or should...
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Best water pump or "good enough"? 2004 Porsche Boxster S
Hi - there is a certain value from the buyers point of view in being to able say you "only used OEM parts" - and I don't mean necessarily ones that came in a Porsche box. Pierburg is an OEM...
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My car won't unlock
When this situation occurs, it's commonly due to a failure within the power lock module, which is what receives the signal from your FOB key and sends a signal to each door to unlock. However, it could be a simple...
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Josh I am buying a used cayenne Porsche 2014 with24,000MilesWhat will my main ten ever costs be
Hello....upon purchasing the vehicle your immediate repair, maintenance, and restoration (if applicable) costs will be highly dependent on the actual, as found, condition of the vehicle. It is really hard to say what those costs will amount to without thoroughly...
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Car is low on oil and trying to see which kind is needed for Porsche Panamera hybrid s 2014
You should only use 0w30 or 5w30 full synthetic oil that is authorized by Porsche.
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Pad replacement for 2008 cayman all 4 pads only. Roters look great
Hi....pad costs depend on whether your vehicle was equipped with ceramic pads or non-ceramic pads. Different rotors were used for each of these options and so the correct pad material must be used. Also, there is a difference in cost...

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