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The PVTS can detect up to 7 driver cards per vehicle. Please contact your authorized Porsche dealer if you want to add, delete or replace a driver card.
Only one active driver card must be present in the vehicle. The second driver card is intended for a second driver or can be used as a spare card.
Driver card malfunction
In exceptional cases (e.g. interference from radio waves), the driver card may not be detected.
A warning message appears on the multi-function display in the instrument panel.
For information on warning messages on the multifunction display:
Emergency deactivation of the driver card
If the vehicle is transported with the ignition switched off (e.g. on a ferry), transport mode must be activated.
If the vehicle is not transported in transport mode, the system can trigger a false alarm, for which you will be billed (further information is available at www.porsche.com/connect).
Activating and deactivating transport mode
The PVTS must be set to Maintenance mode in the following situations:
If the vehicle is not serviced in Maintenance mode, the system can trigger a false alarm, for which you will be billed (further information is available at www.porsche.com/connect).
Activating and deactivating Maintenance mode
Make sure that you get your driver cards back when your vehicle is returned to you following servicing.