Porsche Repair Manual (911) - Bentley P989

Porsche Repair Manual: 911 Carrera 1984-1989

This manual is a comprehensive source of repair information and specifications for Porsche 911 Carrera models from 1984 to 1989. The aim throughout this manual is simplicity and clarity, with practical explanations, step-by-step procedures and accurate specifications. Whether you're a mechanic or a do-it-yourselfer, this manual will help you understand, take care of, and repair your car.

**Although the do-it-yourself Porsche owner will find this manual indispensable as a source of detailed maintenance and repair information, the Porsche owner who has no intention of working on his or her own car will find that reading and owning this manual allows for a better understanding when discussing repairs with a professional technician.

Models covered in this book:

-911 Carrera Coupe -911 Carrera Targa -911 Carrera Cabriolet

Engine covered:

-3.2 liter (930/21 and 930/25)


-915 (5-speed, with cable-operated clutch) -G50 (5-speed, with hydraulic clutch)

Technical highlights:

-Maintenance procedures for everything from changing the oil in the dry-sump lubrication system to adjusting front wheel bearing play. This manual tells you what to do and how and when to do it.

-Illustrated engine disassembly and rebuilding, including camshaft, timing chain, and timing chain tensioner replacement with the engine in or out of the car.

-Dry-sump lubrication system repair and diagnosis, including replacing leaky oil return tubes with the engine installed.

-Carrera-specific driveability problems, including explanation of the Bosch DME engine management system.

-Complete overhaul of the 915 transmission, including replacing the synchronizer "dog" teeth.

-Complete clutch service, including clutch cable replacement (1984-1986 models) and clutch hydraulics service (1987-1989 models).

-Brake, steering and suspension system maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair, including torsion bar setup and adjustment.

-Heating and air conditioning repair, including A/C component replacement.

-Body adjustments and repairs, including power seat disassembly and repair.

-Electrical system diagnosis and fault finding, with an easy-to-use illustrated component locator section.

-Wiring schematics for all circuits, including power distribution, grounds, convertible top, rear wiper and other hard to find circuits.

Publishing note: Prior to December 2011, this book was published in a softcover edition (ISBN 978-0-8376-0291-2)

Porsche 911 Carrera 84-89 Serv Man BSIN: P989 ISBN: 0-8376-1696-4 (ISBN-10) ISBN: 978-0-8376-1696-4 (ISBN-13)

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Porsche Repair Manual (911) - Bentley P989

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