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what's your fav porsche blue?
frogster - Wednesday at 10:51:42 am

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Re: what's your fav porsche blue?
db997S - Wednesday at 10:58:26 am

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Petrol Jpeg Attachments
Laz - Wednesday at 11:09:32 am

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Re: what's your fav porsche blue? Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - Thursday at 8:58:47 am

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I am partial to Mexico Blue. But ....
JMstamford,ct - Thursday at 10:34:19 am

17

Good list but it's missing Ocean Blue
Boxsterra - Thursday at 12:09:21 pm

17

In the link, Amazon looks a lot like Ocean Blue. *NM*
Tony in Whittier - Yesterday at 12:51:06 pm

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Re: Good list but it's missing Ocean Blue
frogster - Today at 3:18:08 pm (3 hours ago)

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Azzuro California until...
SMILIN - Yesterday at 1:10:47 am

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Supposedly "all" Porsche colors, but can be daunting Jpeg Attachments URL
Laz - Yesterday at 8:23:37 am

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Re: Supposedly "all" Porsche colors, --- It is Not Complete. Aga Blue is not on there. *NM*
JMstamford,ct - Yesterday at 3:01:05 pm

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Re: what's your fav porsche blue?
grc0456 - Today at 11:06:29 am (7 hours ago)

8

heater foam a/k/a THE BLACK SNOW .....
JMstamford,ct - 2 weeks ago

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Re: heater foam a/k/a THE BLACK SNOW .....
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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Re: heater foam a/k/a THE BLACK SNOW .....
grc0456 - 2 weeks ago

35

Likely years: 1997 through 2012 *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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foam a/k/a THE BLACK SNOW-What year cars are most likely to suffer this fate? What about 2005?... *NM*
tom coughlin - 2 weeks ago

37

WOW - what a major production to fix and such a common fault looks like 100% will have this.
JMstamford,ct - 1 week ago

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I don't know the reason
Boxsterra - Today at 12:18:18 pm (6 hours ago)

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3 pedals rule!!! (NBC)
Paralizer - Sunday at 2:26:54 am

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Re: 3 pedals rule!!! (NBC)
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday at 10:19:52 am

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Or an autonomous car
Boxsterra - Monday at 11:49:23 am

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lol - that would be funny. *NM*
JMstamford,ct - Monday at 11:51:20 am

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On the other hand, are autonomous vehicles hack-proof?
Laz - Monday at 4:47:40 pm

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No car is hack-proof
Boxsterra - Monday at 8:47:16 pm

21

Not that it's a sequitur, but this came to mind:
Laz - Monday at 11:02:11 pm

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Re: Not that it's a sequitur, but this came to mind:
frogster - Tuesday at 7:31:47 pm

32

Je ne parle pas français. Parlez vous anglais? *NM*
JMstamford,ct - Thursday at 10:48:52 am

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Not to have the gist of this thread veer off, but Jpeg Attachments
Laz - Thursday at 1:10:17 pm

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Thank you. Now, it makes sense. *NM*
JMstamford,ct - Thursday at 2:44:10 pm

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Source to Convertible Top Relay
BarryL - 1 week ago

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Resolved - Took off rspinning smiley sticking its tongue outelay, put back on, top now closes. *NM*
BarryL - 1 week ago

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In answer to your question
JMstamford,ct - 1 week ago

23

Just for completeness
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 week ago

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Re: Just for completeness
paulofto - 1 week ago

26

thanks JMstanford,mikefocke, paulofto for info....future parts sourcing *NM*
BarryL - 1 week ago

23

Convertible Top Transmission Problem
Skyler - 1 month ago

148

Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
SMILIN - 1 month ago

68

Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

72

The plastic rod end is sacrificial....
JMstamford,ct - 1 month ago

62

Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
MauriceonLongIsland - 1 month ago

72

Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
Skyler - 0 months ago

65

Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem -Bigger problem
Skyler - 3 weeks ago

68

Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem -Bigger problem
MauriceonLongIsland - 3 weeks ago

56

Appears to be the B version
Skyler - 3 weeks ago

55

Picture
Skyler - 3 weeks ago

53

Re: Appears to be the B version
MauriceonLongIsland - 3 weeks ago

52

I may have found the PROBLEM!!!!
Skyler - 3 weeks ago

67

What Maurice said ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 0 months ago

64

So the guru has spoken
JMstamford,ct - 0 months ago

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Re: So the guru has spoken
Skyler - 0 months ago

56

I have no answers to your problem, but it's good to hear from you. *NM*
Tony in Whittier - 0 months ago

62

Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
frogster - 3 weeks ago

53

Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
Skyler - 3 weeks ago

48

Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
frogster - 3 weeks ago

57

Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
Skyler - 3 weeks ago

43

Well, I'm quitting this fix.
Skyler - 1 week ago

53

Re: Well, I'm quitting this fix.
Skyler - 1 week ago

35

Re: Well, I'm quitting this fix.
Skyler - 1 week ago

40

CD plays even with key removed
j.davis - 2 weeks ago

74

Re: CD plays even with key removed
carlos in Montreal - 2 weeks ago

35

Re: CD plays even with key removed
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 2 weeks ago

49

Re: CD plays even with key removed
j.davis - 2 weeks ago

33

Something to do with how much voltage is available at shut-off? *NM*
Laz - 2 weeks ago

33

If it happens again
Boxsterra - 1 week ago

39

I made a post about my ignition switch recent. I sprayed in electrical contact cleaner as suggested.
Tony in Whittier - 1 week ago

42

Ahh Pedro with all the rightanswersthumbs up *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 2 weeks ago

30

Happy Thanksgiving!
grc0456 - 2 weeks ago

62

Happy Thanksgiving! Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 2 weeks ago

45

Yes (belatedly,) and Erntedankfest
Laz - 2 weeks ago

45

Re: Yes (belatedly,) and Erntedankfest
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 weeks ago

31

981 Battery replacement
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

1,479

Re: 981 Battery replacement
MikenOH - 8 months ago

267

More knocking
Laz - 8 months ago

249

Re: More knocking
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

250

The high voltage readings Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: The high voltage readings
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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14.X voltage....
Petee_C - 8 months ago

246

Re: 981 Battery replacement
Tweety - 8 months ago

258

To be clear about my posted anecdote:
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: My 2000 986
oconnell - 7 months ago

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Re: My 2000 986
frogster - 7 months ago

189

Re: 981 Battery replacement
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

235

Re: 981 Battery replacement
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

243

Re: 981 Battery replacement
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

211

Re: 981 Battery replacement
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

208

GMA or AGM? Typo? Not sure what a GMA battery would be. *NM*
jg wnc - 8 months ago

247

I used to be dyslexic, but now I'm KO. *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

258

Re: 981 Battery replacement
Vince - 8 months ago

252

Re: 981 Battery replacement
Petee_C - 8 months ago

190

Re: 981 Battery replacement
BLKBOXS - 6 months ago

170

Re: 981 Battery replacement
Tweety - 6 months ago

157

Re: 981 Battery replacement
Robuk - 2 weeks ago

46

Any potential system effects, if jumping, whether donor or receiver battery?
Laz - 2 weeks ago

33

Re: 981 Battery replacement
Robuk - 2 weeks ago

36

N rating = Nurburgring?
Laz - 2 weeks ago

97

From the horse's mouth
Boxsterra - 2 weeks ago

46

Thanks for digging that up! Now we can go back to whether they're worth it! winking smiley *NM*
Laz - 2 weeks ago

34

Power steering pressure line leak URL
Blackbird - 4 weeks ago

140

Re: Power steering pressure line leak
Blackbird - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Power steering pressure line leak Png Attachments
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Power steering pressure line leak
Blackbird - 3 weeks ago

52

Re: Power steering pressure line leak
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 weeks ago

64

Pedro on the plane
sdm100 - 1 month ago

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You're the first ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 0 months ago

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Re: Pedro on the plane Video Attachments
frogster - 3 weeks ago

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Looking good smiling smiley *NM*
old timer - 3 weeks ago

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Yes you are " Looking good"
tom coughlin - 3 weeks ago

64

and ... are you feeling OK? *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 3 weeks ago

58

My brother got to see the good and bad of Porsche ownership last weekend
db997S - 4 weeks ago

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Re: My brother got to see the good and bad of Porsche ownership last weekend
CarreraLicious - 3 weeks ago

63

RPM Varies at speed/load
db997S - 3 years ago

1,107

I'm a little confused, is this a PDK or manual?
grant - 3 years ago

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Re: I'm a little confused, is this a PDK or manual?
db997S - 3 years ago

1,007

My understanding is that the PDK is also a dual wet clutch, so....
grant - 3 years ago

604

Re: My understanding is that the PDK is also a dual wet clutch, so....
db997S - 3 years ago

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Hard to believe the PDK clutch pack is slipping. It is possible I suppose. It would...
MarcW - 3 years ago

1,058

Just for the record, i think Marc's real-time speculation is spot-on
grant - 3 years ago

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Re: Just for the record, i think Marc's real-time speculation is spot-on
db997S - 3 years ago

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Re: Just for the record, i think Marc's real-time speculation is spot-on
Matteo - 3 weeks ago

65

2012 Boxster All-Seasons At Last
Sayle - 0 months ago

147

Re: 2012 Boxster All-Seasons At Last
grc0456 - 4 weeks ago

61

I have the same tires
JMstamford,ct - 4 weeks ago

63

Question on the ignition switch. 2000 S.
Tony in Whittier - 1 month ago

150

Re: Question on the ignition switch. 2000 S.
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

57

Re: Question on the ignition switch. 2000 S.
grc0456 - 1 month ago

62

Do I spray directly into the key hole or access the contacts from under the dash? *NM*
Tony in Whittier - 1 month ago

63

Re: Do I spray directly into the key hole or access the contacts from under the dash?
grc0456 - 0 months ago

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Thanks. *NM*
Tony in Whittier - 0 months ago

53

Re: Question on the ignition switch. 2000 S.
AndyInNYC - 1 month ago

76

I replaced the electric part twice....
JMstamford,ct - 1 month ago

69

Re: I replaced the electric part twice....
Michael SYS Driver - 1 month ago

64

To all our Veterans ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

103

Re: To all our Veterans ...
grc0456 - 1 month ago

48

Re: To all our Veterans ...
old timer - 1 month ago

61

Who will be the first...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

181

Re: Who will be the first...
db997S - 1 month ago

65

My beef is not with quality ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: My beef is not with quality ...
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

61

Re: Who will be the first...
Iwas There (Toronto) - 1 month ago

59

i’m on the non-existent list for...
SMILIN - 1 month ago

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Not I said the ...... *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 1 month ago

71

2000 Boxster wheel well liner
AndyInNYC - 1 month ago

110

Re: 2000 Boxster wheel well liner
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 month ago

70

Boxster S tiptronic in base Boxster?
Han Solo - 1 month ago

86

Should be plug-n-play *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

57

Friday pic Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

145

Tires for my 2006 Boxster.
Dennis - 2 months ago

237

Re: Tires for my 2006 Boxster.
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 2 months ago

114

Re: Tires for my 2006 Boxster.
Sayle - 2 months ago

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Did you buy the car new? What model Goodyears was it equipped with? *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

111

Winter tifes are awful int eh summer - and wear very fast
grant - 1 month ago

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Re: Winter tifes are awful int eh summer - and wear very fast
Sayle - 1 month ago

59

I looked on TireRack & was hoping Michelin PA3s or 4s were available for your sizes, but...
Laz - 1 month ago

47

Grant, I find even Michelin PA4s downright scary in some snow/slush/ice conditions... Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 1 month ago

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Re: Tires for my 2006 Boxster.
Dennis - 2 months ago

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Re: Tires for my Boxster.
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Re: Tires for my Boxster.
Dennis - 2 months ago

96

The Michelin PA4 n-rated actually makes for a good all season; possible faster wear aside.
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: Tires for my Boxster.
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 2 months ago

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Re: Tires for my Boxster.
Sayle - 2 months ago

90

Please note in my case it was December, but it was in the mid to high eighties while in the South. *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

128

Winter tires drive to FL
tom coughlin - 2 months ago

113

Re: Tires for my Boxster.
grc0456 - 2 months ago

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Re: Tires for my Boxster.
Sayle - 2 months ago

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and what is your objection to ultra high performance all seasons?
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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sad smiley
Ed B - 1 month ago

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Winter tires offer the “stay awake” option.
Laz - 1 month ago

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Re: Winter tires offer the “stay awake” option.
Ed B - 1 month ago

62

Those are a lot of options, just in Case! winking smiley *NM*
Laz - 1 month ago

58

Got a nice brochure from PCA in the mail yesterday.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 month ago

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Re: Got a nice brochure from PCA in the mail yesterday.
db997S - 1 month ago

69

Water pump and gasket brand
Blackbird - 1 month ago

120

Re: Water pump and gasket brand
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

67

Top idler pulley R/R
Blackbird - 1 month ago

130

Which one? Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Re: Which one?
Blackbird - 1 month ago

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Re:Answer
Blackbird - 1 month ago

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Re: Top idler pulley R/R
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

63

How bout a Friday picture day?... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Re: How bout a Friday picture day?...
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

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Re: How bout a Friday picture day?...
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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all I see is a rock chip..... winking smiley *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 1 month ago

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Re: all I see is a rock chip..... winking smiley Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Clever license plate! And...
Laz - 1 month ago

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Re: Clever license plate! And...
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Re: How bout a Friday picture day?... Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: How bout a Friday picture day?...
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

69

Key remote.....
grant - 2 months ago

204

Ideas
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

88

Thanks - a few comments
grant - 2 months ago

81

Re: Thanks - a few comments
JerryW - 1 month ago

84

Thanks Jerry
grant - 1 month ago

68

Two strikes :-( *NM*
grant - 1 month ago

90

Re: Key remote.....
Ed B - 1 month ago

93

I'll try it! (next stop: dealer) *NM*
grant - 1 month ago

73

Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 9 years ago

10,084

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 8 years ago

2,195

How do you address selection bias in your data?
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

2,154

Re: How do you address selection bias in your data?
mkaresh - 8 years ago

2,072

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 8 years ago

2,128

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
jwdbox - 8 years ago

2,190

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 8 years ago

2,438

Enlighten Me ...
paulwdenton - 8 years ago

2,541

Re: Enlighten Me ...
mkaresh - 8 years ago

1,936

Per year. Which means...
grant - 7 years ago

1,716

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
longislander1 - 8 years ago

2,399

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 8 years ago

2,225

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info Gif Attachments
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

2,274

lies and statistics
Dave In MD - 8 years ago

2,101

Re: lies and statistics
mkaresh - 8 years ago

2,043

Re: lies and statistics
Dave In MD - 8 years ago

1,922

Re: lies and statistics
mkaresh - 8 years ago

2,035

How to Understand Statistics
paulwdenton - 8 years ago

2,381

Re: How to Understand Statistics
mkaresh - 8 years ago

2,037

IMS failure rate stat?
Bobtesa - 8 years ago

6,673

% is not cumulative...
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

2,099

Re: % is not cumulative... Thanks Burg, I like your analysis *NM*
Bobtesa - 8 years ago

2,023

My pleasure smiling smiley Just to be clear...
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

2,033

Re: IMS failure rate stat?
mkaresh - 8 years ago

4,982

The problem of the self selecting sample
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

2,003

Re: The problem of the self selecting sample
mkaresh - 8 years ago

1,995

Re: The problem of the self selecting sample
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,932

Re: The problem of the self selecting sample
mkaresh - 8 years ago

2,013

Re: The problem of the self selecting sample
paulwdenton - 8 years ago

2,171

Re: The problem of the self selecting sample
mkaresh - 8 years ago

1,993

Well, at least we can presume that due to the self selection bias -- is....
grant - 8 years ago

2,169

Re: IMS failure rate stat?
kel-tec-innovations - 1 month ago

91

So?
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

62

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 8 years ago

1,922

Thanks for the update.thumbs up *NM*
jwdbox - 8 years ago

1,998

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 7 years ago

2,005

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
jwdbox - 7 years ago

1,848

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
p-wagen - 7 years ago

1,848

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 7 years ago

1,757

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 7 years ago

1,817

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info. Thanks for the update! thumbs up *NM*
jwdbox - 7 years ago

1,825

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
BarryL - 7 years ago

1,625

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 6 years ago

1,574

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
jwdbox - 6 years ago

1,632

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
MikenOH - 6 years ago

1,644

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 6 years ago

1,470

Thanks for the updates. *NM*
bar10dah - 6 years ago

1,577

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 5 years ago

1,652

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 5 years ago

1,753

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
mkaresh - 5 years ago

1,461

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info URL
mkaresh - 5 years ago

1,422

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info URL
mkaresh - 4 years ago

1,271

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability
m2 - 4 years ago

1,590

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info URL
mkaresh - 4 years ago

1,525

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info URL
mkaresh - 4 years ago

1,234

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info URL
mkaresh - 4 years ago

1,336

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info URL
mkaresh - 3 years ago

1,019

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info URL
mkaresh - 3 years ago

1,028

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info URL
mkaresh - 3 years ago

915

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info URL
mkaresh - 2 years ago

886

Re: Porsche Boxster reliability - better info
Nashhorn - 2 years ago

793

The Ring Cheating: Taycan vs Model S
db997S - 1 month ago

178

Tusk doing what he does best...getting a headline
MikenOH - 1 month ago

74

Not his focus
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

64

Also worth noting
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

65

Re: Also worth noting
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

70

Re: Also worth noting
JMstamford,ct - 1 month ago

65

This month’s Christophorus is all about what PAG is focused on: the Taycan
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

86

just wonderful *NM*
old timer - 1 month ago

63

spinning smiley sticking its tongue out
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

68

Track Tire advice.... it'll be cold and wet.
Petee_C - 1 month ago

130

For those conditions ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

90

Re: For those conditions ...
Petee_C - 1 month ago

67