Compare Porsche Vehicles

PainRank combines owner data, recall frequency, vehicle age, and other factors to give you a guide about which vehicles are a pain-in-the-butt to own. We’ve also ranked Porsche generations, so you can get a better sense of which vehicles and model years you should avoid like the plague.

Why You Should Avoid the 2nd Generation Porsche Cayenne

From 2011 to 2016, the Cayenne accumulated an overall PainRank™ of 4.02. By our math that means it ranks last in overall reliability. See why it ranks so poorly.

Want to know now all 16 Porsche generations rank?

Rank Model Generation Years Reliability PainRank
16th Cayenne Gen 2 2011—2016
15th Boxster Gen 1 1997—2004
14th Cayenne Gen 1 2003—2010