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An interesting Comparison Jpeg Attachments
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - Friday at 7:42:47 am

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Re: An interesting Comparison
db997S - Friday at 9:17:23 am

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Re: An interesting Comparison
dennisafrompa - Friday at 3:33:24 pm

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Re: An interesting Comparison
dennisafrompa - Friday at 3:26:30 pm

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Re: An interesting Comparison
Guenter in Ontario - Friday at 4:26:01 pm

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Re: An interesting Comparison
MikenOH - Friday at 6:47:38 pm

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sorry, looks as if....
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - Yesterday at 7:04:02 am

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Now let's see
Boxsterra - Yesterday at 3:02:54 pm

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1999 Boxster 986 both power windows and convertible top not working
avisalem155 - 1 week ago

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Re: 1999 Boxster 986 both power windows and convertible top not working
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Re: 1999 Boxster 986 both power windows and convertible top not working
avisalem155 - 1 week ago

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Re: 1999 Boxster 986 both power windows and convertible top not working
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Re: 1999 Boxster 986 both power windows and convertible top not working
avisalem155 - 1 week ago

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Re: 1999 Boxster 986 both power windows and convertible top not working Jpeg Attachments
avisalem155 - 1 week ago

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Re: 1999 Boxster 986 both power windows and convertible top not working
avisalem155 - 1 week ago

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Re: 1999 Boxster 986 both power windows and convertible top not working
avisalem155 - Yesterday at 12:50:53 pm

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Re: 1999 Boxster 986 both power windows and convertible top not working
avisalem155 - Yesterday at 1:32:31 pm

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Now this is a fun run hot smiley Video Attachments
carlos in Montreal - Monday at 5:37:40 pm

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Re: Now this is a fun run hot smiley
SRG - Wednesday at 12:53:25 pm

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Re: Now this is a fun run
frogster - Wednesday at 10:14:47 pm

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Does the bobsled run in the summer?
jg atl - Thursday at 11:24:17 am

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Re: Does the bobsled run in the summer?
frogster - Friday at 7:43:26 pm

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Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars.
moresquirt - Tuesday at 11:42:44 am

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Re: Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars.
MarcW - Wednesday at 8:00:55 am

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Re: Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars.
moresquirt - Wednesday at 2:49:46 pm

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Re: Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars.
moresquirt - Wednesday at 2:54:40 pm

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Re: Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars.
MarcW - Wednesday at 7:33:25 pm

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Re: Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars. URL
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Wednesday at 4:19:42 pm

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Re: Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars.
moresquirt - Wednesday at 4:50:41 pm

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Re: Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars.
MarcW - Wednesday at 7:28:49 pm

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Re: Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars. URL
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Thursday at 2:19:31 pm

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Re: Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars.
moresquirt - Friday at 6:07:30 am

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Re: Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars.
oldhoo07s - Friday at 7:05:42 am

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Re: Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars.
MarcW - Friday at 8:33:57 am

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Re: Is there a bypass built into the oil filter housing for Boxster 986/987 cars.
moresquirt - Friday at 9:14:26 am

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If the bypass opens at 2psi no oil would flow through the filter at any time. *NM*
MarcW - Friday at 12:42:30 pm

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Re: If the bypass opens at 2psi no oil would flow through the filter at any time.
moresquirt - Friday at 6:48:02 pm

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Spot the problem... Jpeg Attachments
MarcW - Thursday at 11:05:06 am

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The parking brake light won't go off? *NM*
MikenOH - Thursday at 12:12:04 pm

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Re: The parking brake light won't go off?
MarcW - Thursday at 2:11:54 pm

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Your LCD display is bleeding *NM*
boxtaboy - Thursday at 1:50:55 pm

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Bingo! You win....
MarcW - Thursday at 2:16:17 pm

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Re: Bingo! You win....
boxtaboy - Thursday at 2:22:37 pm

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Re: Bingo! You win....
MarcW - Thursday at 6:44:42 pm

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Re: Bingo! You win....
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - Friday at 9:05:20 am

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Re: Bingo! You win....
db997S - Thursday at 2:25:01 pm

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Porsche Reportedly Makes $17,250 Profit Per Vehicle Sold
db997S - Monday at 11:02:29 am

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They gotta pay for the emissions cheat somehow. grinning smiley *NM*
boxtaboy - Monday at 3:00:09 pm

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Re: They gotta pay for the emissions cheat somehow. grinning smiley
dennisafrompa - Monday at 3:29:44 pm

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Re: They gotta pay for the emissions cheat somehow. grinning smiley
boxtaboy - Monday at 4:20:51 pm

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Re: Actually we are all going to pay somehowsad smiley *NM*
carlos in Montreal - Monday at 5:22:01 pm

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I thought it was for your doughnuts *NM*
Boxsterra - Tuesday at 3:56:39 pm

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Uh oh. A noise...
MarcW - 1 week ago

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Update: Noise present from "cold" start. Tow truck on its way....
MarcW - 1 week ago

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if you can, pull the access cover and look...
grant - 1 week ago

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Re: Uh oh. A noise...
SRG - 1 week ago

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Not anxious to try to diagnose this at work...
MarcW - 1 week ago

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As the poster child
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 week ago

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Don't think it is anything more serious than a bad idler...
MarcW - 1 week ago

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Re: Don't think it is anything more serious than a bad idler...
MikenOH - 1 week ago

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Not special order. A local(Napa?) auto parts store...
MarcW - 1 week ago

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You don't use a high-mileage oil? *NM*
Boxsterra - 1 week ago

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Re: You don't use a high-mileage oil?
MarcW - 1 week ago

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High mileage oil ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Yes, and a bit more. I just spoke to ExxonMobil's lead on motor oil research
grant - 1 week ago

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Re: High mileage oil ...
MarcW - 1 week ago

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Re: High mileage oil ...
boxtaboy - 1 week ago

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You keep believing that everything is marketing ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Re: You keep believing that everything is marketing ...
boxtaboy - 1 week ago

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Update: Re: Uh oh. A noise...
MarcW - 1 week ago

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You poor poor soul
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 week ago

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Re: Uh oh. A noise...
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Monday at 6:38:22 am

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Re: Uh oh. A noise...
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Monday at 7:08:32 am

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Re: Uh oh. A noise...
MarcW - Monday at 8:07:11 am

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Flat tire during winter storage
KPM 05-987 - Monday at 4:24:47 am

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Re: Flat tire during winter storage
tom coughlin - Monday at 6:12:04 am

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Re: Flat tire during winter storage
boxtaboy - Monday at 6:17:29 am

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80k (13000 Kilometers) Original AOS,should I change out?
moresquirt - 1 week ago

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Re: 80k (13000 Kilometers) Original AOS,should I change out?
MarcW - Sunday at 10:04:03 am

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Re: 80k (13000 Kilometers) Original AOS,should I change out?
moresquirt - Sunday at 2:04:40 pm

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Re: 80k (13000 Kilometers) Original AOS,should I change out?
MarcW - Sunday at 3:04:53 pm

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Re: 80k (13000 Kilometers) Original AOS,should I change out?
moresquirt - Sunday at 4:25:55 pm

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Did anyone here go to Werks Reunion?...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Re: Did anyone here go to Werks Reunion?...
PorscheFever - 1 week ago

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To learn how to post photos ... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Here are a couple Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - 1 week ago

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Re: Did anyone here go to Werks Reunion?... Jpeg Attachments URL
grc0456 - 1 week ago

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Re: Did anyone here go to Werks Reunion?...
newt - 1 week ago

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Re: Did anyone here go to Werks Reunion?... Jpeg Attachments
grc0456 - 1 week ago

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I put my Malta Classic Car Museum photos in a 4 minute video on You Tube. Click on the link
Jeff (Philly) - 1 week ago

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"loose" sound
boxsterd - 1 week ago

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Re: "loose" sound
Guenter in Ontario - 1 week ago

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Does anyone have pointers to good, reasonably inexpensive, cat test pipes for 986?
grant - 1 month ago

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Re: Does anyone have pointers to good, reasonably inexpensive, cat test pipes for 986? URL
boxtaboy - 1 month ago

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thank you.
grant - 1 month ago

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Re: thank you.
boxtaboy - 1 month ago

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I'm seriously considering the $150 ones on ebay...
grant - 1 month ago

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Re: I'm seriously considering the $150 ones on ebay...
boxtaboy - 1 month ago

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Yes.
grant - 1 month ago

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Re: Does anyone have pointers to good, reasonably inexpensive, cat test pipes for 986?
JiminAZ - 1 month ago

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Fabspeed fails the "reasonabvly inexpensive" test badly. I'm familiar with theirs..
grant - 1 month ago

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Re: Fabspeed fails the "reasonabvly inexpensive" test badly. I'm familiar with theirs..
JiminAZ - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Does anyone have pointers to good, reasonably inexpensive, cat test pipes for 986?
MN 986 - 1 week ago

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Malta Classic Car Museum Jpeg Attachments
Jeff (Philly) - 1 week ago

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Mission E to be a "segment below" the Panamera
db997S - 1 week ago

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Front brake sensor.
EricG - 1 week ago

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Re: Front brake sensor.
Anker - 1 week ago

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You can order the correct sensor or ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Re: You can order the correct sensor or ...
EricG - 1 week ago

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I'm with pedro. Short the sensor. What I do is:
grant - 1 week ago

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My preference is to fit the right wear sensors....
MarcW - 1 week ago

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Re: My preference is to fit the right wear sensors....
EricG - 1 week ago

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Re: Front brake sensor.
boxsterd - 1 week ago

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Re: Front brake sensor.
EricG - 1 week ago

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SLK?
JackintheBoxster - 1 month ago

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Re: SLK?
frogster - 1 month ago

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Re: SLK?
chamilun - 1 month ago

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Re: SLK?
yellowesty - 1 month ago

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Re: SLK?
boxtaboy - 1 month ago

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I just sold a 986 with no IMS problems and was glad to be rid of the repairs, but thanks. *NM*
JackintheBoxster - 1 month ago

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Re: SLK?
SciGuy in MI - 1 month ago

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Re: SLK?
Roger987 - 1 month ago

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Re: SLK? Jpeg Attachments
SciGuy in MI - 1 month ago

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Packing
Roger987 - 1 month ago

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My wife is on her third SLK, a 2014 350. She loves it. Hiway Quiet, Comfortable & has curb appeal.
Jeff (Philly) - 1 month ago

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Re: SLK?
Anker - 1 month ago

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Re: SLK?
JackintheBoxster - 2 weeks ago

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Re: SLK?
Anker - 2 weeks ago

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Re: SLK?
boxtaboy - 2 weeks ago

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Re: SLK?
JackintheBoxster - 2 weeks ago

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Re: SLK?
Anker - 2 weeks ago

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Re: SLK?
boxtaboy - 2 weeks ago

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A Porsche Station Wagon for 2018
db997S - 3 weeks ago

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Re: A Porsche Station Wagon for 2018
MikenOH - 3 weeks ago

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Re: A Porsche Station Wagon for 2018
frogster - 2 weeks ago

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Re: A Porsche Station Wagon for 2018
MikenOH - 2 weeks ago

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Re: That's not a proper station wagon...
old timer - 3 weeks ago

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Re: That's not a proper station wagon...
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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Re: That's not a proper station wagon...
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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Re: That's not a proper station wagon...
db997S - 2 weeks ago

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Re: That's not a proper station wagon...
TheFarmer - 2 weeks ago

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Flushing brake fluid on car with ABS and PSM
Anker - 3 weeks ago

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In order...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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And over time....
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Re: And over time....
Anker - 2 weeks ago

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981 Exhaust mod?
Niche - 2 weeks ago

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Porsche sales February 2017 URL
Guenter in Ontario - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Porsche sales February 2017
MikenOH - 3 weeks ago

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A fair number of 911's on the road down here, fewer Boxster and Caymans, Macans everywhere! *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 3 weeks ago

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Re: A fair number of 911's on the road down here, fewer Boxster and Caymans, Macans everywhere!
MikenOH - 3 weeks ago

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Would a temporary collapsed lifter cause Bore Scoring or piston/ring wear?
moresquirt - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Would a temporary collapsed lifter cause Bore Scoring or piston/ring wear?
MarcW - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Would a temporary collapsed lifter cause Bore Scoring or piston/ring wear?
moresquirt - 3 weeks ago

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No more Pirelli tires?...
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Michelin Pilot Sport tires are on the car and I've driven it now a bit...
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Stay dry and safe
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 month ago

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Re: Stay dry and safe
MarcW - 1 month ago

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I always liked the Pilot Sports. SuperSports even more....
grant - 1 month ago

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Re: No more Pirelli tires?...
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 1 month ago

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Re: No more Pirelli tires?...
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Re: No more Pirelli tires?...
chamilun - 3 weeks ago

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2005 987 seat cover removal
bob - 3 weeks ago

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Macan to get a light facelift..... URL
Gary in SoFL - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Macan to get a light facelift..... URL
Guenter in Ontario - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Macan to get a light facelift..... URL
Gary in SoFL - 3 weeks ago

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What are the odds. Multiple Boxster drivers (3) all getting a haircut at the same place and time? Jpeg Attachments
Jeff (Philly) - 1 month ago

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The same odds as ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: The same odds as ...
carlos in Montreal - 1 month ago

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Re: The same odds as ...
grc0456 - 4 weeks ago

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Now people really gonna think it's a hairdresser's car! grinning smiley *NM*
boxtaboy - 1 month ago

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Re: What are the odds. Multiple Boxster drivers (3) all getting a haircut at the same place and time?
Frontpage - 1 month ago

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Re: What are the odds. Multiple Boxster drivers (3) all getting a haircut at the same place and time?
Tweety - 3 weeks ago

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Entertaining (but dangerous) mod to 911
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Most interesting. He just left out one REALLY important detail.
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: Most interesting. He just left out one REALLY important detail.
frogster - 1 month ago

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Re: Most interesting. He just left out one REALLY important detail.
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: Most interesting. He just left out one REALLY important detail.
decay - 1 month ago

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Re: Most interesting. He just left out one REALLY important detail.
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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I laughed outloud watching this video; that guy is funny! *NM*
MikenOH - 1 month ago

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Re: Most interesting. He just left out one REALLY important detail.
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

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Re: Entertaining (but dangerous) mod to 911
decay - 1 month ago

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Yeeehaoooo!!!
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 0 months ago

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probbly real street lamps *NM*
grant - 0 months ago

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That was the joke, I believe
Boxsterra - 4 weeks ago

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03 S remote key problem
Blackbird - 1 month ago

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Re: 03 S remote key problem
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Re: 03 S remote key problem
Blackbird - 1 month ago

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Re: 03 S remote key problem
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Re: 03 S remote key problem
Blackbird - 1 month ago

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Here's additional info... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: Here's additional info...
Blackbird - 1 month ago

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Re: Here's additional info...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: Here's additional info... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 1 month ago

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Re: Here's additional info...
Blackbird - 1 month ago

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Re: Here's additional info...
boxtaboy - 1 month ago

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New Continental extreme contact sport max perf tire from Continental now available in 981 sizes
MikenOH - 1 month ago

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If you're purchasing ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: If you're purchasing ...
MikenOH - 1 month ago

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The new Pilot Sport 4S replacement for old MPSS coming in very soon.... *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

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Except they don't have the proper size 19" tire for 981..
MikenOH - 1 month ago

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2000 Boxster - ominous CEL - P1126
bb1 - 1 month ago

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Possible causes
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Re: Possible causes
bb1 - 1 month ago

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In a 15 year old car
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 month ago

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Rats!
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Re: Rats!
bb1 - 1 month ago

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Accessing engine in the 986
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Not a video, but ... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster - ominous CEL - P1126
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster - ominous CEL - P1126
bb1 - 1 month ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster - ominous CEL - P1126
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster - ominous CEL - P1126
bb1 - 1 month ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster - ominous CEL - P1126
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Don't bother clearing the code
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Re: Don't bother clearing the code
bb1 - 1 month ago

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