Porsche

Porsche repair questions? Ask a mechanic for answers ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Porsche Questions
Just changed battery 1 month ago. Noticed after the car sits
Just changed battery 1 month ago. Noticed after the car sits for a few days, when I do the initial start a burnt plastic smell comes from vents but only happens on initial start when I let it sit for … read more
Roman Bihansky
Roman Bihansky
Master Technician
Associate Degree
844 satisfied customers
My 1990 Porsche 911 battery is draing quickly, When I try to
my 1990 Porsche 911 battery is draing quickly, When I try to jump start with a portable charger red on positive with negative to metal on car. the car will not charge. if I try to connect negative to … read more
Jake
Jake
5,166 satisfied customers
There is a red light flashing - it is in the middle of the
There is a red light flashing - it is in the middle of the dash board - at the front. Don't know what it means. … read more
Todd M
Todd M
Owner
ASE Certification
1,974 satisfied customers
911 993 Tip 1996 Cab. Lovely thing. Tiptronic Emergency Mode
911 993 Tip 1996 Cab. Lovely thing. Tiptronic Emergency Mode warning light, Car stuck in 2nd gear. Tried to disconnect battery for ten minutes (but did not try to short the car's power inputs) … read more
Pete
Pete
Automotive Diagnostic Specialist
General auto certifications
33,440 satisfied customers
2002 Porsche Boxster: went to turn on car and the battery
2002 Porsche Boxster: went to turn on car and the battery was almost completely dead. The lights throughout car started flashing on / off, the radio was barely on and the automatic windows moved up an… read more
Matt
Matt
Engineer - BEng Hons
Bachelor's Degree
574 satisfied customers
I have a 1999 911 Carrera 4 problem with battery going dead.
I have a 1999 911 Carrera 4 problem with battery going dead. Dealer, now out of business, said it was in the hood latch. Has a new battery charging at 14, ok any thoughts?… read more
Jerry
Jerry
Service consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
13,108 satisfied customers
Porsche 911 C2S PDK: The battery in my 2009 Porsche 911 C2S
The battery in my 2009 Porsche 911 C2S PDK went dead (my son drove it and left the lights on). Two weeks later I pulled the battery (a DuraLast Premium) and took it to AutoZone. They tested it, declar… read more
Lou Palomino
Lou Palomino
associates in automotive technology
8,265 satisfied customers
Porsche 911 Turbo: Battery died on 2008 911 turbo. Towing
Battery died on 2008 911 turbo. Towing company used battery jumper to start it. Airbag light came on and hasn't turned off even after battery was replaced with new battery.… read more
gomi_otaku
gomi_otaku
Auto Technician (dealership)
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,446 satisfied customers
Porsche 911 Targa: Jan hope you are well? I really hope you
Jan hope you are well? I really hope you can help me? what type of oil should I use for my Porsche 911 Targa 1986 model? I bought it a month or so ago and the oil light went on yesterday? Also how muc… read more
Jan Andersson
Jan Andersson
Master Tech
Bachelor's Degree
809 satisfied customers
Porsche 911 Carrera: I have a 1999 Porsche 911. The 4th
I have a 1999 Porsche 911. The 4th gear display and the D (Drive) button are flashing alternately which I have read says there is a fault in the transmission or the control unit. What is the course of… read more
PorscheDoc
PorscheDoc
Independent Porsche shop owner
Bachelor's Degree
7,336 satisfied customers
Porsche Carrera: Porsche 911 careers 1999. Had a window regulator
Porsche 911 careers 1999. Had a window regulator replaced passenger side now the fourth gear display and selector display flash alternately tiptronic trans… read more
porscheguru
porscheguru
Porsche technician
386 satisfied customers
Porsche 911 Carrera 2: Hi, I have a 2002 911 C2 coupe, recently
Hi, I have a 2002 911 C2 coupe, recently I;ve problems with the head light switch that has yet to be looked at. Today I used the car after it sat appr. 3 weeks, drove 7-8 miles turned it off, at resta… read more
PorscheDoc
PorscheDoc
Independent Porsche shop owner
Bachelor's Degree
7,336 satisfied customers
1978 porsche 911: starting fine and the battery is good
I have a 1978 porshe 911. it has been starting fine and the battery is good. When i try to start it I get nothing. Doesnt turn over at all. Is there something I can check like a fuse or something.… read more
Eurospecialist
Eurospecialist
Master Technician
High School or GED
66 satisfied customers
2001 Porsche 911 Turbo: doors..the car jumped and drove it..stereo
My battery was dead this morning in my 2001 Porsche 911 Turbo. One of the doors was left not fulling closed and I believe this was the cause. I had the car jumped and drove it to work and the stereo w… read more
Anthony
Anthony
Master Automobile Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
11,778 satisfied customers
1993 porsche 911: aftermarket..security system..original owner..locks
I have a 1993 porsche 911. It has an aftermarket security system from original owner. Have had problems with car not starting when locks used and disconnecting battery seemed to reset system but not t… read more
utiporsche
utiporsche
Technician
Associate Degree
29 satisfied customers
1999 911 Carrera: car started..I cant open the hood or trunk..towed
My dome light was left on in my 1999 911 Carrera 4. Battery is drained. How can I get my car started? I can't open the hood or trunk without power. Can it be jumped by a service call truck? Or, do I n… read more
Jan Andersson
Jan Andersson
Master Tech
Bachelor's Degree
809 satisfied customers
1999 Porsche 911 Carrera: the check engine light is on..run fine
Just took delivery of 1999 Porsche 911 Carrera, was delivered from Texas to California. When they took it off the truck, I started it up and the check engine light is on. Car seems to run fine, but li… read more
JOHN aka Eauto
JOHN aka Eauto
self employed
High School or GED
19,925 satisfied customers
1972 Porsche 914: dash light..master cylinder..the warning light gets
Hi I have a 1972 Porsche 914, The car has been sitting for a couple of months...now the warning dash light flashes and the break lights stay on....I have checked the E-brake switch, also the master cy… read more
Jan Andersson
Jan Andersson
Master Tech
Bachelor's Degree
809 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Sebastian Vizcarra

Sebastian Vizcarra

Porsche Meister Tech

350 satisfied customers

Porsche Factory Certified Master Technician

Matt

Matt

Engineer - BEng Hons

574 satisfied customers

Mechanical Engineer with 20 years experience in the auto industry, 8 yrs in formula 1 engine testing

Stephen D

Stephen D

Technician

67 satisfied customers

5+ years managing an auto repair shop. Developed a wealth of Porsche knowledge over many model years.

Mike S.

Mike S.

ASE Certified Technician

63 satisfied customers

Porsche mechanic.

Mike Kelly

Mike Kelly

Porsche Mechanic

51 satisfied customers

17 years experience as an auto mechanic, foreign and domestic. 5 years running my own repair business.

Don - Mo Lurch

Don - Mo Lurch

Mechanic

35 satisfied customers

Line Mechanic, Mobile Electronics, Aftermarket Equipment

ALLTECH

ALLTECH

ASE Master and L1 Adv Tech

25 satisfied customers

Numerous years in Euro only shops. VW/Audi/Porsche

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x