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Loss of power
Ed B - Monday at 8:35:25 am

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Re: Loss of power
MarcW - Monday at 1:46:58 pm

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Re: Loss of power
Ed B - Yesterday at 7:41:30 am

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Re: Loss of power
MarcW - Yesterday at 6:55:11 pm

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Loooooong time lurker... finally an owner...
siegrisd - Monday at 11:00:38 am

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Re: Loooooong time lurker... finally an owner...
Gary in SoFL - Monday at 12:20:06 pm

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Re: Loooooong time lurker... finally an owner...
Guenter in Ontario - Monday at 3:12:51 pm

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Congratulations Dan! But...
SMILIN - Monday at 7:19:51 pm

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Re: Loooooong time lurker... finally an owner...
MikenOH - Monday at 7:33:00 pm

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Re: Loooooong time lurker... finally an owner...
grc0456 - Yesterday at 5:35:25 am

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Excellent
Boxsterra - Yesterday at 9:58:44 am

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718 Spyder ... sounds like ...
Indybox - 4 weeks ago

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Re: 718 Spyder ... sounds like ...
Indybox - Yesterday at 8:14:27 am

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Out of hibernation today Jpeg Attachments URL
Iwas There (Toronto) - Sunday at 2:38:49 pm

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Re: Out of hibernation today
frogster - Sunday at 7:19:16 pm

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Re: Out of hibernation today
Iwas There (Toronto) - Sunday at 8:48:27 pm

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Re: Out of hibernation today
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday at 10:15:42 pm

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Need help with pic. Seemed ok in preview. Any suggestions? Thanks *NM*
Iwas There (Toronto) - Monday at 9:23:41 am

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Re: Out of hibernation today
John from MN - Monday at 8:08:35 am

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I'm waiting for the first big rainfall
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Monday at 8:46:37 am

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I’ve been surprised ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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Re: I’ve been surprised ...
Naples986 - 3 weeks ago

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Re: I’ve been surprised ...
grc0456 - 3 weeks ago

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I see far fewer sports cars in general in Europe.
grant - 3 weeks ago

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On further reflection....
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Nice, Cannes, Monaco, Antibes ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Nice, Cannes, Monaco, Antibes ...
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Nice, Cannes, Monaco, Antibes ...
frogster - Friday at 9:42:47 pm

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But my point was ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Saturday at 4:58:17 pm

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SInce a Tesla
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Saturday at 8:31:01 pm

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Re: But my point was ...
frogster - Sunday at 7:17:10 pm

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yep. *NM*
grant - 2 weeks ago

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I was also in Spain last month, A little further south in Tenerife, Canary Islands
Jeff (Philly) - 2 weeks ago

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Re: I was also in Spain last month, A little further south in Tenerife, Canary Islands
Ed B - 2 weeks ago

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7-minute trip around The Ring, in a GT3 RS
db997S - Friday at 12:18:26 pm

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Re: 7-minute trip around The Ring, in a GT3 RS
Anker - Friday at 12:21:28 pm

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Re: 7-minute trip around The Ring, in a GT3 RS
frogster - Friday at 9:53:11 pm

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Re: 7-minute trip around The Ring, in a GT3 RS
Iwas There (Toronto) - Saturday at 3:05:36 pm

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Porsche CEO expects German automaker to only sell electric vehicles starting in 2030
RainyDayGarage - 2 weeks ago

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I can see this on some models--Cayanne/Macan/Panamera--but 911/718? sad smiley *NM*
MikenOH - 2 weeks ago

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I guess the transition will be
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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Re: I guess the transition will be
grc0456 - 1 week ago

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Re: Porsche CEO expects German automaker to only sell electric vehicles starting in 2030
dennisafrompa - 2 weeks ago

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Note CEO quote " Who knows – maybe by then even our iconic sports car, the 911, will be electric.
tom coughlin - 2 weeks ago

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Like it or not, radical change is coming drinking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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Yup, there were those who hated to see the horse and buggy go way of the dinosaur confused smiley *NM*
db997S - 1 week ago

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Re: However....
old timer - 1 week ago

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Pollution
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 week ago

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Re: Pollution
MarcW - Thursday at 1:08:55 pm

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Porsche has announced 500 super-charging stations coming to US by end of 2019
db997S - 1 week ago

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Local dealer has charging stations but ....
MarcW - 1 week ago

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Re: Local dealer has charging stations but ....
db997S - 1 week ago

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Re: Local dealer has charging stations but ....
MarcW - Thursday at 8:36:27 am

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Route for Backup Camera Cables
Al in Melbourne Beach - 1 week ago

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Re: Route for Backup Camera Cables
Ed B - 1 week ago

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Re: Route for Backup Camera Cables
Al in Melbourne Beach - 1 week ago

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2000 Boxster will not crank.
Moore2806 - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
Anker - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
Gary in SoFL - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
Anker - 3 weeks ago

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A voltmeter would be useful. No it wont indicate a high impedance ground, but its a start.
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
Moore2806 - 3 weeks ago

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my two cents: stop throwing parts at it and do more testing.
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: my two cents: stop throwing parts at it and do more testing.
Moore2806 - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
MarcW - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
Moore2806 - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
MarcW - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
Moore2806 - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
Moore2806 - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
MarcW - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
Moore2806 - 2 weeks ago

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"Park" detection
Boxsterra - 2 weeks ago

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I just saw that it was a Tip ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster will not crank.
Al in Melbourne Beach - 2 weeks ago

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Do you have remote entry and does it work? *NM*
RainyDayGarage - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Do you have remote entry and does it work?
Moore2806 - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Do you have remote entry and does it work?
RainyDayGarage - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Do you have remote entry and does it work?
Moore2806 - 2 weeks ago

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@ shops tell me I have Rusty Rotors (not the surface the pads contact)
tom coughlin - 3 weeks ago

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Normal, not an issue
Boxsterra - 3 weeks ago

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Re: @ shops tell me I have Rusty Rotors (not the surface the pads contact)
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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That's a tell-tale sign of....
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: That's a tell-tale sign of....
Gary in SoFL - 3 weeks ago

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Re: That's a tell-tale sign of....
MarcW - 3 weeks ago

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Re: @ shops tell me I have Rusty Rotors (not the surface the pads contact)
tom coughlin - 2 weeks ago

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$3000?!!?
Boxsterra - 2 weeks ago

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4 rotors, brake fluid, new pads all around - no where near $3k.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 weeks ago

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Re: $3000?!!?
tom coughlin - 2 weeks ago

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For that price I'll come and do them twicesmiling smiley *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 2 weeks ago

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Re: @ shops tell me I have Rusty Rotors (not the surface the pads contact)
MarcW - 2 weeks ago

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Back-up Camera
p-wagen - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Back-up Camera
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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The Chevy Bolt has a nice implementation
Boxsterra - 3 weeks ago

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Re: The Chevy Bolt has a nice implementation URL
KevinH2000 - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Back-up Camera
Al in Melbourne Beach - 2 weeks ago

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I head to Lime Rock tomorrow and i just cleared 6" of snow from my driveway.
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: I head to Lime Rock tomorrow and i just cleared 6" of snow from my driveway.
Anker - 3 weeks ago

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Either 2 or 3 years ago i did run LRP on snows! . . .
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Time for the Blizzaks instead of the RE-71Rs *NM*
MikenOH - 3 weeks ago

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Recent lunch at the Porsche Driving Experience Center in LA... Jpeg Attachments URL
RainyDayGarage - 3 weeks ago

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all about "A" version convertible top transmissions
pharkel - 1 month ago

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Re: all about "A" version convertible top transmissions
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: all about "A" version convertible top transmissions
pharkel - 1 month ago

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Re: all about "A" version convertible top transmissions
SMILIN - 4 weeks ago

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Re: all about "A" version convertible top transmissions
pharkel - 3 weeks ago

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Re: all about "A" version convertible top transmissions
SMILIN - 3 weeks ago

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Re: all about "A" version convertible top transmissions
pharkel - 3 weeks ago

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Re: all about "A" version convertible top transmissions
SMILIN - 3 weeks ago

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Only thing I've ever seen addressing top cables is
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 3 weeks ago

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diy
EHG - 3 weeks ago

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Re: diy
Guenter in Ontario - 3 weeks ago

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Re: diy
EHG - 3 weeks ago

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Re: diy
Guenter in Ontario - 3 weeks ago

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Great idea with the DIY forum / links Pedro smileys with beer *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 3 weeks ago

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NPC: Morning commuting treat for the day
db997S - 3 weeks ago

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Help...My convertible top won't go back up.....
BarryL - 2 months ago

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Just found YouTube video on same problem..bad conv. top relay ..showed how to jump to get top closed *NM*
BarryL - 2 months ago

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Wow... The convertible top relay part cost $200.....Anyone have a source from wrecked Boxster? *NM*
BarryL - 2 months ago

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Re: Wow... The convertible top relay part cost $200.....Anyone have a source from wrecked Boxster?
AndyInNYC - 2 months ago

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Thanks! *NM*
BarryL - 2 months ago

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Re: Wow... The convertible top relay part cost $200.....Anyone have a source from wrecked Boxster?
Al in Melbourne Beach - 1 month ago

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Still sure it's the relay?
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Unlikely to be the relay
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Thanks Tony. I'll try that and report back. Hope that's it. *NM*
BarryL - 2 months ago

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Boxterra... Google search and found person with same problem and their fix which was the relay. *NM*
BarryL - 2 months ago

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Google search for a symptom is not conclusive
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Re: Google search for a symptom is not conclusive
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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Re: Help...My convertible top won't go back up.....
Tony in Whittier - 2 months ago

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How to access hand brake microswitch?
BarryL - 3 weeks ago

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Disregard my last post.... I found discussion from four years ago and will try Pedro's suggested fix *NM*
BarryL - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Help...My convertible top won't go back up.....
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 month ago

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Failed readiness status on my smog check.
Tony in Whittier - 1 month ago

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Re: Failed readiness status on my smog check.
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Update- Failed readiness status on my smog check.
Tony in Whittier - 3 weeks ago

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air bag light
pharkel - 4 weeks ago

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Re: air bag light
Ed B - 3 weeks ago

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Re: air bag light
pharkel - 3 weeks ago

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Re: air bag light
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 3 weeks ago

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Or a Durametric URL
Boxsterra - 3 weeks ago

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Very good Porsche VIN Decoder site:
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

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Re: Very good Porsche VIN Decoder site:
Ed B - 1 month ago

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Re: Very good Porsche VIN Decoder site:
Sandia - 1 month ago

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Re: Very good Porsche VIN Decoder site:
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

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Re: Very good Porsche VIN Decoder site:
Sandia - 1 month ago

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Re: Very good Porsche VIN Decoder site: Even better site
paulofto - 1 month ago

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Doesn't work for my 1999 Boxster *NM*
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Nor on my '01S
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 month ago

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So maybe not an "even better site" winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

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Re: So maybe not an "even better site" winking smiley
paulofto - 1 month ago

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worked for my Cayman VIN.
dennisafrompa - 1 month ago

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Mission E and more... can't wait!!!
RainyDayGarage - 1 month ago

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Re: Mission E and more... can't wait!!!
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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700 HP, 911 Hybrid in 2021?
db997S - 1 month ago

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Plus it's an automatic and autonomous...what fun! hot smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

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Re: not automatic...
old timer - 1 month ago

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That's one of my all-time favorite Porsche commercials. *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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My all time favorite Porsche commercial....banned of course winking smiley
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

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Sort of off topic, but when I'm having a bad day I come here to get away for a bit and regroup.
John from MN - 1 month ago

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Porsche Turns to 3D-Printing To Reproduce Classic Parts... URL
RainyDayGarage - 1 month ago

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Mission E SUV concept at Geneva
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Re: Mission E SUV concept at Geneva
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Guenter: Great minds ... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: Guenter: Great minds ...
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: Guenter: Great minds ...
MikenOH - 1 month ago

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Re: A German friend of mine...
old timer - 1 month ago

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Re: A German friend of mine... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: Guenter: Great minds ...
grc0456 - 1 month ago

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Re: Mission E SUV concept at Geneva
db997S - 1 month ago

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Mobile 1 5w40 turbo diesel oil for boxster?!
vatoloco_hd - 1 month ago

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Additives and trade-opffs are different for diesels
grant - 1 month ago

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Re: Mobile 1 5w40 turbo diesel oil for boxster?!
paulofto - 1 month ago

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Re: Mobile 1 5w40 turbo diesel oil for boxster?!
vatoloco_hd - 1 month ago

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Re: Mobile 1 5w40 turbo diesel oil for boxster?!
paulofto - 1 month ago

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1) approved oils will have Porsche A40 noted ont he bottle. 2) the listing is on Pedrosgarage.com *NM*
grant - 1 month ago

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Electrical issues...Immobilizer?
PattyKW - 6 months ago

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Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 months ago

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Re: Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Guenter in Ontario - 6 months ago

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Re: Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
PattyKW - 6 months ago

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Re: Electrical issues...Immobilizer?
MarcW - 6 months ago

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Time for professional help
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 6 months ago

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Re: Electrical issues...Immobilizer?
PattyKW - 1 month ago

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Re: Electrical issues...Immobilizer?
grc0456 - 1 month ago

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Greetings from Daytona!
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 2 months ago

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Re: Greetings from Daytona!
jg atl - 2 months ago

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Re: Greetings from Daytona!
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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Re: Greetings from Daytona!
jg atl - 2 months ago

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Re: Greetings from Daytona!
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 2 months ago

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Re: Greetings from Daytona!
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 2 months ago

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MR:
Laz - 2 months ago

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My old 986 was only missing the M grinning smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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Mine is missing the M, R, S *NM*
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Can my immobilizer board be salvaged? I definitely found the window issue. Wet immobilizer.
Doug427 - 2 months ago

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Re: Can my immobilizer board be salvaged? I definitely found the window issue. Wet immobilizer.
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Re: Can my immobilizer board be salvaged? I definitely found the window issue. Wet immobilizer.
Al in Melbourne Beach - 1 month ago

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