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HELP -- coolant leak.
DanV - Yesterday at 6:50:06 pm

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Hi
Mick_B - Yesterday at 6:50:47 am

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Welcome
Boxsterra - Yesterday at 7:50:15 am

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Wecome to Pedro's Board
Guenter in Ontario - Yesterday at 7:57:04 am

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Welcome to PedrosBoard, Mick! *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Yesterday at 4:57:09 pm

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It's nice to see ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: It's nice to see ...
macsak (aloha,y'all) - 3 months ago

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Re: It's nice to see ...
Meredith in Atlanta - 3 months ago

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Re: It's nice to see ...
macsak (aloha,y'all) - 3 months ago

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Re: It's nice to see ...
macsak (aloha,y'all) - 3 months ago

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Re: It's nice to see ...
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: It's nice to see ...
patrick - 3 months ago

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Re: It's nice to see ...
Meredith in Atlanta - Yesterday at 2:13:12 pm

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Re: It's nice to see ...
frogster - 3 months ago

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Latest issue of PCA Club Racing News -- articles by Pedro, and me
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 3 months ago

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aloha tryg!
macsak (aloha,y'all) - 3 months ago

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Aloha, Steve! *NM*
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 3 months ago

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Re: Latest issue of PCA Club Racing News -- articles by me
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: Latest issue of PCA Club Racing News -- articles by Pedro
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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great story Trygve!
SMILIN - 3 months ago

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Re: great story Trygve!
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 2 months ago

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how's kevin c? *NM*
macsak (aloha,y'all) - 2 months ago

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Re: how's kevin c?
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 2 months ago

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please let him know i said hi!
macsak (aloha,y'all) - 2 months ago

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Hey Trygve ....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Club Races 2018
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 2 months ago

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Re: great story Trygve!
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 1 month ago

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Thank you Trygve...
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Re: It's nice to see ... just saying hi...
Dave In MD - 1 month ago

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Re: It's nice to see ...
Frissen - 2 weeks ago

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I thought it was mandatory to have a picture attached to a Frissen post? *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 1 week ago

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Re: I thought it was mandatory to have a picture attached to a Frissen post?
Frissen - 1 week ago

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Some Porsche history with pictures URL
Guenter in Ontario - Yesterday at 8:31:10 am

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TechnoFix DOF
Steve&Deb - Thursday at 1:58:09 am

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All oil simply falls to the bottom of the sumpo ( oil pan) and gets sucked up
grant - Thursday at 6:29:50 am

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Re: TechnoFix DOF
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday at 6:38:51 am

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Re: TechnoFix DOF
Steve&Deb - Thursday at 9:39:24 am

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Re: TechnoFix DOF
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday at 10:37:55 am

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Re: TechnoFix DOF
Steve&Deb - Thursday at 6:45:13 pm

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718 GTS announced by Porsche.
MikenOH - Tuesday at 7:59:28 pm

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Re: 718 GTS announced by Porsche.
db997S - Wednesday at 12:04:04 pm

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Electrical issues...Immobilizer?
PattyKW - Monday at 8:00:59 pm

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Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday at 6:39:33 am

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Re: Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday at 6:51:35 am

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Re: Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
PattyKW - Tuesday at 7:16:13 pm

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Re: Electrical issues...Immobilizer?
MarcW - Tuesday at 8:53:01 am

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Time for professional help
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Tuesday at 12:29:42 pm

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986 Half Start and Now Won't Start At All
phatryd - Sunday at 3:15:21 pm

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Elaboration and context?
Boxsterra - Sunday at 9:18:22 pm

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Lots of questions..
grant - Monday at 6:40:31 am

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Re: 986 Half Start and Now Won't Start At All
MarcW - Monday at 8:47:11 am

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That makes sense..... *NM*
grant - Monday at 7:57:44 pm

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Re: 986 Half Start and Now Won't Start At All
phatryd - Tuesday at 8:50:08 am

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Re: 986 Half Start and Now Won't Start At All
MarcW - Tuesday at 9:13:46 am

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Re: 986 Half Start and Now Won't Start At All
grant - Tuesday at 2:26:19 pm

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Hi there! ... car & Boxster newbie post from Taiwan Image Attachments
timstertaiwan - 1 week ago

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First, congratulations on your new baby, and welcome to PedrosBoard
grant - 1 week ago

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Re: First, congratulations on your new baby, and welcome to PedrosBoard
timstertaiwan - Monday at 7:06:03 am

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Yes, accessory drive belt. Accessed exactly as you describe
grant - Monday at 7:59:48 pm

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First, get the Bentley Manual...
JMstamford,ct - 1 week ago

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Re: First, get the Bentley Manual... Image Attachments
timstertaiwan - Monday at 7:17:23 am

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Re: First, get the Bentley Manual... Jpeg Attachments URL
Guenter in Ontario - Monday at 9:08:01 am

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Welcome. A coupe of things. URL
Boxsterra - 1 week ago

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Re: Hi there! ... car & Boxster newbie post from Taiwan
tom coughlin - 1 week ago

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Re: Hi there! ... car & Boxster newbie post from Taiwan
Anker - 1 week ago

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Re: Hi there! ... car & Boxster newbie post from Taiwan
timstertaiwan - Monday at 6:58:21 am

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Re: Hi there! ... car & Boxster newbie post from Taiwan
MikenOH - Monday at 1:51:33 pm

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NBC- Is the operation of an electrical switch impacted by heat?
Tony in Whittier - 1 week ago

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Re: NBC- Is the operation of an electrical switch impacted by heat?
Anker - 1 week ago

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Re: NBC- Is the operation of an electrical switch impacted by heat?
Tony in Whittier - 1 week ago

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Re: NBC- Is the operation of an electrical switch impacted by heat?
MarcW - Sunday at 10:08:40 am

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Re: NBC- Is the operation of an electrical switch impacted by heat?
Tony in Whittier - Sunday at 12:56:33 pm

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981 PET Catalog
Blackbird - 1 week ago

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Re: 981 PET Catalog
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 week ago

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Re: 981 PET Catalog
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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There's a nice boxster guide on PCA's website and in their newsletter
grant - 1 week ago

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Re: There's a nice boxster guide on PCA's website and in their newsletter
grc0456 - 1 week ago

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Tech Tactics West ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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I have two enging codes. What to check URL
Williamhawk - 1 week ago

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Re: I have two enging codes. What to check
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Remote keys stopped working at same time after 1,5 days URL
Williamhawk - 1 week ago

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Re: Remote keys stopped working at same time after 1,5 days URL
RecluseRoad - 1 week ago

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Re: Remote keys stopped working at sI have the same problem on my 2000 "track" car...
grant - 1 week ago

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Check the small blue fuse on the Central Locking Unit under the driver's seat. *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Drive a different Porsche every week?
db997S - 1 week ago

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Re: Drive a different Porsche every week?
frogster - 1 week ago

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Re: Drive a different Porsche every week?
db997S - 1 week ago

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I dont expect that Road Atlanta is on the delivery list.... :-) *NM*
grant - 1 week ago

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iPhone - iOS 11 - Dension 500SBT issue
Eric (Plug Guy) - 1 week ago

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New Sponsor!
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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Re: New Sponsor!
Anker - 3 weeks ago

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Congratulations Pedro!
frogster - 3 weeks ago

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Congrats and I strongly concur - there is so much depth to the club
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Re: New Sponsor! URL
RecluseRoad - 1 week ago

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2009 Boxster problems?
dak911 - 1 week ago

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The good news is that I have heard of very few
grant - 1 week ago

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Re: The good news is that I have heard of very few
dak911 - 1 week ago

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Re: 2009 Boxster problems?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 1 week ago

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Many modern cars that are lightly driven....
grant - 1 week ago

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Re: 2009 Boxster problems?
db997S - 1 week ago

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Broken Tab on Air Filter Box
RJS04 - 1 week ago

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Dunno, never seen such. (more)
grant - 1 week ago

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Re: Broken Tab on Air Filter Box
carlos in Montreal - 1 week ago

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Re: Broken Tab on Air Filter Box
JMstamford,ct - 1 week ago

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Oil thoughts?
JC Costarakis - 2 weeks ago

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Keep it simple.
grant - 1 week ago

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Re: Oil thoughts?
paulofto - 1 week ago

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Re: Oil thoughts?
MarcW - 1 week ago

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Re: Oil thoughts?
boxsterd - 1 week ago

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Re: Oil thoughts?
MikenOH - 1 week ago

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Yes, the 5W50 has nearly the shear stregth of the 15W50.... for a while
grant - 1 week ago

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On the 981 I've used LubroMoly (can't remember which version) and Motul X-Cess in 5W-40
MikenOH - 1 week ago

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just threw a P1117 code...
JMstamford,ct - 2 weeks ago

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Before you replace ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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If you do replace them, they are just Bosch made and Porsche labeled.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 weeks ago

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My car is 2000 - 986 - 2.7L
JMstamford,ct - 2 weeks ago

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Re: just threw a P1117 code...
MarcW - 2 weeks ago

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986 rattling rear windstop - hot glue?
Petee_C - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 986 rattling rear windstop - hot glue?
Anker - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 986 rattling rear windstop - hot glue?
frogster - 2 weeks ago

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Replace it - cheap
Boxsterra - 2 weeks ago

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I used a black cable tie.
JMstamford,ct - 2 weeks ago

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Very fast Porsche, and of course, quite expensive drinking smiley
Gary in SoFL - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Very fast Porsche, and of course, quite expensive drinking smiley
db997S - 3 weeks ago

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Video
Boxsterra - 3 weeks ago

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Amazing smileys with beer .....and he never shifted once winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Amazing smileys with beer .....and he never shifted once winking smiley
Anker - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Amazing smileys with beer .....and he never shifted once winking smiley
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Amazing smileys with beer .....and he never shifted once winking smiley
Gary in SoFL - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Amazing smileys with beer .....and he never shifted once winking smiley
old timer - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Amazing smileys with beer .....and he never shifted once winking smiley
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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the speed he carries through the curves is unbelievable
frogster - 3 weeks ago

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Living life at the redline. *NM*
db997S - 3 weeks ago

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Great video. Thanks for sharing. The highest speed I saw was 313 kph (194 mph)...
Tony in Whittier - 3 weeks ago

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Thanks for posting. I wish the biubble/g-meter was calibrated....
grant - 3 weeks ago

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According to one source, much of the secret is in some very special Michelin tires URL
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 2 weeks ago

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I'm Back.....
dak911 - 2 weeks ago

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Kumho PS31 tires - like 'em so far.
Petee_C - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Kumho PS31 tires - like 'em so far.
db997S - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Kumho PS31 tires - like 'em so far.
Petee_C - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Kumho PS31 tires - like 'em so far.
TheFarmer - 3 weeks ago

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The way to do it ( I do all the time to extend the life of track tires) is to...
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: The way to do it ( I do all the time to extend the life of track tires) is to...
Petee_C - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Kumho PS31 tires - like 'em so far.
MikenOH - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Kumho PS31 tires - like 'em so far.
Petee_C - 3 weeks ago

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Then I'd get an alignment.
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Coolant drip 2008 Cayman 2.7
dennisafrompa - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Coolant drip 2008 Cayman 2.7
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Coolant drip 2008 Cayman 2.7
dennisafrompa - 3 weeks ago

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why is there a coolant cap in the engine compartment....
dennisafrompa - 3 weeks ago

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Re: why is there a coolant cap in the engine compartment....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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Its been a while, here's your track video fix - WGI PCA "Advanced" DE thius week
grant - 1 month ago

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I love The Glen ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Great videos and driving, Grant
MikenOH - 3 weeks ago

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Stupid question....is coolant coolant or do I have to use a Porsche coolant? My coolant light was
John from MN - 4 weeks ago

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Re: Stupid question....is coolant coolant or do I have to use a Porsche coolant? My coolant light was
MarcW - 4 weeks ago

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Re: Stupid question....is coolant coolant or do I have to use a Porsche coolant? My coolant light was
p-wagen - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Stupid question....is coolant coolant or do I have to use a Porsche coolant? My coolant light was URL
carlos in Montreal - 4 weeks ago

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Great info from both of you. Thanks! So what I'm hearing is that there is a leak somewhere and
John from MN - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Great info from both of you. Thanks! So what I'm hearing is that there is a leak somewhere and
carlos in Montreal - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Great info from both of you. Thanks! So what I'm hearing is that there is a leak somewhere and
MarcW - 3 weeks ago

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Re: When you say, "My info is while there can be a sign of a leak, white anti-freeze residue, there
John from MN - 3 weeks ago

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Re: When you say, "My info is while there can be a sign of a leak, white anti-freeze residue, there
MarcW - 3 weeks ago

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G12? - I believe that is the spec coolant for Porsche... might be a new number now.... nm *NM*
Petee_C - 3 weeks ago

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MarcW is right the old '00' cap issue is not a theory . . .
paulofto - 3 weeks ago

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Just add water
Boxsterra - 3 weeks ago

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Boxster brakes and other things...
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Nice report, Marc
MikenOH - 1 month ago

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Re: Nice report, Marc
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Update: Re: Boxster brakes and other things...
MarcW - 4 weeks ago

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Speaking of left over 718 stock
MikenOH - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Speaking of left over 718 stock
MarcW - 3 weeks ago

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I doubt they are
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 3 weeks ago

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