Common Porsche Problems

Yes, even Porsche vehicles have probems. By collecting data from actual Porsche owners and combining it with information from NHTSA, we can tell you which cars to avoid and what problems happen most.

Coolant Leaks in Porsche Engines

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Owners have noticed coolant leaking from the thermostat housing, intake manifold, water pump, and busted coolant pipes.

Porsche Coolant Leaks

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Worst Porsche Vehicles to Own

A generation is a period of time where only minor changes are made from year-to-year with a specific model. We've found that grouping vehicles by their generations is an accurate predictor of reliability. Once you select a generation, you can then compare the problems from year-to-year.

Compare Porsche generations

How Porsche Models Stack Up

Sometimes you just want to see which models can't get their heads out of their collective tailpipes. So we've taken each models complaints volume, paired it with the number of NHTSA actions, and sprinkled in some safety scores to give each a collective reliability score.

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Which Porsche Vehicles Are Recalled the Most?

You can look at recalls as a bad thing, because ... ugh, they mean car problems and a trip to the mechanic. Or you can look at recalls as a good thing, because at least Porsche is acknowledging an issue and offering a free fix.

Whichever way you want to look at it, here's the list of the Porsche vehicles with the most recalls.

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