6th Generation (2012—2016) 911 Problems

This generations ranks 11th out of 17 Porsche generations in reliability and is one of the safer bets out there. Owners have the most complaints about the cooling system (66%), windows (33%), and the We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Radiator Leak 1 complaints at an average of 250 miles in the 2014 Porsche 911.
  2. Coolant Hose Slip 1 complaints at an average of 636 miles in the 2014 Porsche 911.
  3. Power Window Not Working 1 complaints at an average of 10,563 miles in the 2012 Porsche 911.

What 911 Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Porsche model years.

Watch out for the 2014 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2016 0 1 17 0.0
2015 0 1 12 0.0
2014 2 1 20 2.07
2013 0 0 13 0.0
2012 1 0 12 0.86

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