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Classic Porsche Parts & Accessories - Worldwide Shipping
Classic Porsche Parts & Accessories - Worldwide Shipping

Ignition Switch for Boxster/996 Models up to 2003. Only for Models with an Original Lock Assembly Part Number: 996-347-017-05 or 996-347-017-06.

One of the most common part to fail on the 986/996 models is the ignition switch. Symptoms may include any of the following:

1. Difficulty inserting or removing the key
2. Difficulties turning the key
3. Intermittent electrical problems (Radio, A/C, Power Seats, Lights etc)

The igntion/lsteering lock assembly was eventually upgraded on Model Year 2004 and up to fix this issue. Can also update to late style lock assembly with late type switch, part number: 996-347-017-07

Reference Part Number: 4A0-905-849-B
Manufacturer: OE Supplier

**Note: No returns on electrical parts.

Vehicle Fitment

Model Engine Years Fuel System Option Qty Required Comments
Boxster 2.5 1997-1999 FI 1
Boxster 2.7 2000-2003 FI 1
Boxster S 3.2 2000-2003 FI 1
996 Carrera All 1999-2003 FI 1
996 Carrera 4 All 1999-2003 FI 1
996 Carrera 4S 3.6 2002-2003 FI 1
996 Targa 3.6 2002-2003 FI 1
996 Turbo 3.6 2001-2003 FI 1
996 GT2 3.6 2002-2003 FI 1