Crown

Board: Porsche - 911 - 997 Language: English Region: Worldwide Share/Save/Bookmark Close

Forum - Thread


    Carrera S Brakes

    Hi all,

    Have just completed the reccomended run-in period this afternoon and have found that my S is nice and fluid, throatier and more enjoyable to drive by the day. However, I'm finding the brakes (standard S spec) a bit spongy and they really only 'bite' as I am closer to the firewall, i.e. 3/4 down on the pedal onwards. Is anyone else experiencing this and is it a normal trait for these?

    Re: Carrera S Brakes

    Doesn't sound right. I think you should have the dealer look at it.

    Re: Carrera S Brakes

    Quote:
    SrfCity said:
    Doesn't sound right. I think you should have the dealer look at it.



    I second that!

    Re: Carrera S Brakes

    Quote:
    Basalt said:
    Hi all,

    Have just completed the reccomended run-in period this afternoon and have found that my S is nice and fluid, throatier and more enjoyable to drive by the day. However, I'm finding the brakes (standard S spec) a bit spongy and they really only 'bite' as I am closer to the firewall, i.e. 3/4 down on the pedal onwards. Is anyone else experiencing this and is it a normal trait for these?



    Ask your dealer to allow you to drive another 997 S to make a comparison. Also let your mechanic drive your car in comparison to a dealer car. And of course you should go to your dealer as soon as possible...we're talking about the brake.

     
    Edit

    Forum

    Board Subject Last post Rating Views Replies
    Porsche Sticky The moment I've been waiting for... 5/16/22 11:50 AM
    BjoernB
     
     
     
     
     
    572484 1304
    Porsche Sticky OFFICIAL: New Porsche 911 Turbo S (2020) 4/23/22 1:43 PM
    Rossi
    222066 1179
    Porsche Sticky SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA (Part II) 5/17/22 1:30 AM
    watt
    110878 955
    Porsche Sticky Welcome to Rennteam: Cars and Coffee... (photos) 4/1/22 7:14 AM
    Boxster Coupe GTS
    108008 405
    Porsche Sticky Porsche Taycan Turbo S - Short Review 1/3/22 7:55 AM
    Rossi
    89158 531
    Porsche Sticky OFFICIAL: Cayman GT4 RS (2021) 1/15/22 10:41 PM
    watt
    31395 1
    Porsche Cayman GT4 10/5/21 7:04 PM
    Topspeed
    511584 3587
    Porsche OFFICIAL: 911 GT2 RS (2017) 9/28/21 3:25 AM
    WhoopsyM
    426882 3507
    McLaren McLaren on a winning streak 2/1/22 10:14 PM
    SSO.
    423802 3954
    Porsche OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018) 11/17/21 5:18 PM
    Rossi
    387135 3256
    Porsche OFFICIAL: 911 R (2016) 2/1/22 9:49 AM
    RCA
    364462 2655
    Porsche 992 GT3 5/13/22 3:48 PM
    Grant
    345298 3536
    Porsche OFFICIAL: The new Porsche 992 – a design icon and high-tech sports car 9/29/21 1:59 AM
    watt
    289178 1587
    Porsche Donor vehicle for Singer Vehicle Design 2/10/22 9:08 PM
    Topspeed
    137304 772
    Porsche Welcome to the new Taycan Forum! 4/25/22 7:26 PM
    bluelines
    134303 1388
    McLaren F1 7/10/21 7:43 AM
    BiTurbo
    110634 209
    AMG AMG GT R 3/13/22 8:52 PM
    spudgun
    109640 834
    Lambo Aventador and SV 4/20/22 3:29 PM
    Enmanuel
    107320 709
    Others Tesla 2 the new thread 5/12/22 9:01 PM
    Leawood911
    92144 1637
    Porsche GT4RS 5/16/22 7:03 AM
    Porker
    83282 933
    Motor Sp. [2021] Formula 1 4/19/22 10:08 PM
    Leawood911
    75654 1590
    Others Bugatti Chiron 4/12/22 9:24 PM
    blueflame
    74727 520
    Ferrari Ferrari 812 Superfast 12/15/21 8:04 PM
    Topspeed
    70110 533
    BMW M BMW M2 Rumors 2/28/22 7:42 PM
    Topspeed
    61586 409
    Porsche Red Nipples 991.2 GT3 Touring on tour 4/4/22 7:10 AM
    GnilM
    54461 472
    Lambo Urus (SUV) 7/21/21 6:22 PM
    Topspeed
    53900 592
    Porsche Dave and Gnil @ Nürburgring Nordschleife 10/16/21 1:07 PM
    Pentium
    53816 719
    Others Corvette C8 11/8/21 8:04 PM
    Topspeed
    49754 442
    Others Toyota Yaris GR 4/13/22 8:33 PM
    Grant
    26467 640
    AMG AMG plotting new SLR with hybrid power for 2018 launch 2/22/22 2:34 PM
    Topspeed
    23984 275
    226 items found, displaying 1 to 30.