JL Cooling System

Temperature gauge (ignition on)

Pointer to the left - engine cold f Avoid high engine speeds and heavy engine loading.

Pointer in the middle - normal operating temperature

The pointer may move up to the red area when engine is heavily loaded and outside temperature is high, but should return to "normal" when engine load is reduced.

Warning light "A"

If the coolant temperature is too high, the warning light comes on.

Additionally, a warning is displayed in the on-board computer.

f Pull off the road, turn off the engine and allow to cool.

f Check radiator and air passages in front end of car for obstructions.

f Check coolant level.

If necessary, add coolant and have fault remedied at an authorized Porsche dealer. Please observe the chapter "COOLANT LEVEL" on Page 179.

Note

To prevent excessive temperatures, the coolingair passages must not be restricted by coverings (e.g. films, "stone guards").

If the coolant level is too low, the warning light flashes.

Additionally, a warning is displayed in the on-board computer.

f Switch engine off and allow to cool. f Add coolant.

f Have the cause of the fault remedied at an authorized Porsche dealer. Please observe the chapter "COOLANT LEVEL" on Page 179.

Risk of engine damage.

f If the warning lights come on even though coolant level is correct, do not continue driving.

f Have the fault remedied at the nearest authorized Porsche dealer.

Engine compartment blower fan

In addition, this warning light flashes to indicate a fault in the engine compartment blower fan.

f Have the cause of the fault remedied at an authorized Porsche dealer.

Tiptronic

Indicator for selector lever position and engaged gear

When the engine is running, the selector lever position and engaged gear are indicated.

If the selector lever is between two positions:

- The corresponding selector lever position in the instrument cluster flashes and

- The warning "Selector lever not engaged" appears on the display of the on-board computer.

f Engage the selector lever correctly.

If there is a fault in the transmission:

- The 4th gear display flashes.

- The warning "Tiptronic emergency run" appears on the on-board computer.

f Please observe the chapter "REDUCED DRIVING PROGRAM" on Page 150.

f Have the fault repaired immediately at an authorized Porsche dealer.

f Please observe the chapter "TIPTRONIC S" on Page 145.

g] Fuel

Level gauge

When the ignition is on the fuel level is displayed.

f Please observe the chapter "CAPACITIES" on Page 268.

If the vehicle's inclination changes (e.g. going up or downhill), minor deviations in the indication may occur.

Note

If the tank is near empty and you top up with only a small quantity of fuel, this cannot be registered by the level gauge and calculation of the range remaining is impossible.

Warning light "A"

When the engine is running, the warning light of the level gauge lights up if less than approx. 2.6 U.S. gallons (10 liters) of fuel remains in the tank or the range on remaining fuel falls below ap-prox. 30 miles (50 km).

Additionally, a warning is displayed in the on-board computer.

f Fill up at the next opportunity.

To prevent damage to the emission control system and engine.

f Never drive the tank completely out of fuel.

f Avoid high cornering speeds after the warning lights have come on.

f Please observe the chapter "EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEM" on Page 191.

If the level gauge warning light flashes, there has been a system fault.

Additionally, a warning is displayed in the on-board computer.

There will then be no reserve warning.

f To remedy the fault, go to an authorized Porsche dealer.

Setting the time

Warning!_

Risk of an accident and loss of control.

f Do not reach through the steering-wheel spokes while driving.

A - Adjustment button for clock B - Clock

C - Outside temperature display

A - Adjustment button for clock B - Clock

C - Outside temperature display

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