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Porsche Vehicle Tracking System Plus (PVTS Plus)
PVTS Plus is a GSM/GPS-based tracking system which enables the vehicle to be located by a Security Operating Center (SOC) and secured by the relevant authorities in the event of theft.
As soon as PVTS Plus recognizes an alarm, the location of the corresponding vehicle is reported to the Security Operating Center (SOC).
There are two different PVTS Plus equipment versions:
The PVTS Plus equipment version depends on the vehicle insurance or statutory requirements of the individual countries. Your authorized Porsche dealer will be pleased to advise you on the PVTS Plus version installed in your vehicle.
In vehicles with the Porsche Car Connect smartphone app, some settings for the Porsche Vehicle Tracking System Plus (PVTS Plus) can be made directly from the app.
You can find detailed installation information at: www.porsche.com/connect.
Scope of supply and initial activation
PVTS Plus is tested by the authorized Porsche dealer and activated together with the vehicle owner.
After activation, you will receive important documents such as the telephone number of the local Security Operating Center (SOC) and of your service provider.
Detailed activation information can be obtained at www.porsche.com/connect or from an authorized Porsche dealer.
The vehicle will only be only located in the event of theft. In this event, a text message is sent to the cell phone number provided. For security reasons, the position of the vehicle is not communicated in the text message.
The following alarms can be set:
For information about the battery:
Operation of PVTS Plus without driver card
No intervention is required on your part during normal operation of the Porsche Vehicle Tracking System Plus (PVTS Plus).