Free software update for the first Porsche Taycan models
Porsche extensively updated its all-electric Taycan last September for the new model year. Now, Taycan customers...
Did the move from a 991.2 Carrera T to the Taycan 4S, no regrets, totally different but both very rewarding experiences.
Main reason for the move for me was tax considerations and EV curiosity.
You’ll miss the sound, but will get addicted to the acceleration.
Got this mail from my local Belgian dealer today. It’s in Dutch, but basically announcing the Taycan RWD launch on the 20th of January... not sure if they jumped the gun on the communication....
just noticed that there is a great write-up on how to recover from this issue:
Porsche Assistent was very responsive, took them 20 minutes to get here. Just in time for me to found out how to open the car... using this doc: https://cdn2.hubspot.net/hubfs/2932510/2020_PorscheTaycan_DeadBatteryEntry_Tipsheet_V4.pdf
They kickstarted the 12v battery, and told me to take the...
My 4s’ alarm started; car completely dead; no way to unlock it with the key fob
Drove it 3 hours ago, 25% left, plugged it in to charge
Called Porsche Assistance...
I’m afraid it’s the infamous 12v issue
Looking for some advice...
Got a 20 amp fuse and my Home Charger seems to limit itself to 10 amp.
Found this in the online manual:
Charging Current Limiting
The control unit detects the voltage and the available current automatically.
The power to be used for charging can be set using...
Delivery of my 4S is planned for tomorrow morning. Got my Car Connect and Porsche Charging app up and running, bought me an usbc to lightning cable, have my carport fitted with a socket... I’m ready!
Dealer whatsapp’ed me some pictures of the car waiting for me in the showroom. Really happy...
being a Porsche driver and enthusiast for the last 15 years (993 targa, cayman, 2x boxster, 991 carrera t), I will soon say goodbye to burning ⛽️
Ordered my 4S in December, finalized my options this week. Production confirmation for August, delivery September.