Common Porsche Grille Assembly Problems

For most people, grille assemblies were purposely made only to offer an added charm to a car's exterior. With a wide array of design variations to choose from, it is easy to add that aesthetic value to the vehicle. Beyond what meets the eye, however, you will find more use to it. First on that aspect is the fact that they actually protect the engines and the radiator so that nothing comes into close contact with them. While covering the luxury car's interiors, the Porsche grille assembly will surely be one of the most taken cared of part of the vehicle. What problems may come with it? Here are the most common ones.


In the past, grille assemblies were made to be less complex. Simple as they are, they can easily be installed by just about anyone who has a basic knowledge of the process. As time went by, the grille assemblies became more complicated and newer concepts in the installation process have been introduced. This made installing them a lot harder than before and some may just commit a mistake in the procedure. This will then lead to crack in the assemblies plus a host of other damages that can sometimes be irreparable.


Damaged grille assemblies do not just revolve around the simple cracks that they may encounter during the installation process. They can result from all other problems including accidents encountered down the road or debris that hits the assembly very hard. Grilles will be broken when this is the case thus leaving room for 'perpetrators' to damage the engine. All sorts of contaminants will come in contact with the engine and will surely compromise its performance. When you happen to spot such problems, it will be best to have your grilles replaced.


Corrosion is considered as the top problem when it comes to car parts made out of metal, either partly or entirely. When corrosion strikes that part, it becomes weaker thus not being able to deliver the function it is expected to deliver. Grille assemblies are commonly made out of chrome metal, many of you will think they are not prone to this problem. Yes they are not prone to corrosion but they can still be susceptible to it. Save yourself the money by replacing them right away once you see signs of corrosion.

Replacing your car grille assembly, whether corroded, damaged, or cracked, is a must. This way, you will be able to save the life of your engine while also making sure they remain aesthetic for their purpose. Since grilles improve the car's performance, you should never neglect them.

Replacement grille assemblies are readily available in our store. We have different styles to meet the different tastes of our clients. You can order one from us depending on how you want the grilles to look like and how dependable they will be for a longer period of time. Check the accessories that come with replacing your grille assemblies as well. We only have the most genuine Porsche parts in stock.