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Porsche - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis



Compare Porsche models

The following chart shows the Porsche models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years Porsche has sold far more Cayenne model cars than Targa.

Table 1. Compare Porsche models

Porsche Model Number of Problems
  Cayenne
252
  Boxster
211
  911 Turbo
96
  911
85
  911 Gt3
70
  911 Carrera
46
  Panamera
34
  Cayman
32
  Carrera
18
  Porsche
10
  968
3
  911 Carrera S
3
  911 Carrera 4s
2
  911SC
2
  911 Carrera Cabriolet
2
  Cabriolet
1
  Targa
1

Number of problems reported for all models of Porsche built from year 1996 to 2017.

Owners of Porsche cars have reported a total of 868 problems for all Porsche models built from year 1996 to 2017. The average problems per model year reported during this period for all Porsche models is 39.4. Porsche's 2004 model year cars have the most problems reported (165 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Porsche
13
  1997 Porsche
39
  1998 Porsche
48
  1999 Porsche
68
  2000 Porsche
17
  2001 Porsche
70
  2002 Porsche
46
  2003 Porsche
52
  2004 Porsche
165
  2005 Porsche
63
  2006 Porsche
44
  2007 Porsche
62
  2008 Porsche
33
  2009 Porsche
19
  2010 Porsche
16
  2011 Porsche
53
  2012 Porsche
12
  2013 Porsche
14
  2014 Porsche
22
  2015 Porsche
2
  2016 Porsche
7
  2017 Porsche
1

Common problems of Porsche Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported for all models of Porsche cars. The number one most common problem of Porsche is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling, with 336 problems reported. The second most common Porsche car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (94 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Porsche vehicles



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