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grey foam coming out of vents
Michael SYS Driver - Today at 4:58:59 pm (3 hours ago)

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Totally "normal"
Boxsterra - Today at 5:13:42 pm (3 hours ago)

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Re: Totally "normal"
Michael SYS Driver - Today at 5:51:29 pm (2 hours ago)

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AC blowing warm air, but fuse checking questions (edited)
Laz - Yesterday at 4:27:51 pm

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Re: AC blowing warm air, but fuse checking questions (edited)
Guenter in Ontario - Yesterday at 7:03:47 pm

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Re: AC blowing warm air, but fuse checking questions (edited)
Guenter in Ontario - Today at 9:03:49 am (11 hours ago)

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Thanks for the input, Guenter. (Edited)
Laz - Today at 10:54:04 am (9 hours ago)

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You should first ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Today at 1:23:14 pm (7 hours ago)

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Thank you for the advice, Pedro. Could you give me specs?
Laz - Today at 3:10:38 pm (5 hours ago)

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Re: Thank you for the advice, Pedro. Could you give me specs?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Today at 3:37:04 pm (4 hours ago)

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THANKS! *NM*
Laz - Today at 4:05:52 pm (4 hours ago)

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981 Battery Voltage ups and downs
Guenter in Ontario - Today at 9:37:18 am (10 hours ago)

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Re: 981 Battery Voltage ups and downs
Laz - Today at 10:44:16 am (9 hours ago)

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Re: 981 Battery Voltage ups and downs
Tweety - Today at 11:09:23 am (9 hours ago)

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Re: 981 Battery Voltage ups and downs
fgv1it - Today at 3:47:58 pm (4 hours ago)

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Fault code U0146 and 8007
EricG - Today at 12:08:16 pm (8 hours ago)

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Re: Fault code U0146 and 8007
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Today at 1:17:21 pm (7 hours ago)

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PST-2 giving 4266 fault diagnostic procedures
Awa - Yesterday at 5:30:58 pm

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race ramps
bb1 - Tuesday at 3:10:36 pm

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Re: race ramps Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - Tuesday at 3:24:07 pm

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+1
Boxsterra - Saturday at 6:40:48 am

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Re: +1
CarreraLicious - Saturday at 7:13:45 am

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Not a boy anymore? smiling smiley *NM*
Boxsterra - Yesterday at 8:53:38 am

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Wish I was! *NM*
CarreraLicious - Yesterday at 11:05:53 am

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Re: race ramps
MarcW - Wednesday at 8:02:40 am

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Window drop does not stay down
Michael SYS Driver - Tuesday at 11:02:24 am

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Did you have a shop do the preparations prior to starting her up and getting back on the road?
Tony in Whittier - Tuesday at 12:26:22 pm

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Re: Did you have a shop do the preparations prior to starting her up and getting back on the road?
Michael SYS Driver - Tuesday at 1:28:24 pm

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Door latch microswitch - sounds right to me *NM*
Boxsterra - Yesterday at 8:56:16 am

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Advise for purchasing a 2001 Boxster - manual.
Eddien - 1 week ago

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Welcome to PB, Eddie ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Re: Welcome to PB, Eddie ...
Eddien - 1 week ago

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Re: Welcome to PB, Eddie ...
db997S - Tuesday at 11:24:39 am

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^^^ What Pedro said
Boxsterra - Saturday at 6:35:42 am

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Re: Advise for purchasing a 2001 Boxster - manual.
MarcW - Tuesday at 2:29:31 pm

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Re: Advise for purchasing a 2001 Boxster - manual.
Anker - Tuesday at 4:46:28 pm

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Don't know what to do with that $275K burning a hole in your pocket?
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday at 6:13:11 pm

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Re: Don't know what to do with that $275K burning a hole in your pocket?
Gary in SoFL - Wednesday at 6:59:52 am

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It would just need two minor modifications first
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday at 12:32:12 pm

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Re: Don't know what to do with that $275K burning a hole in your pocket?
db997S - Thursday at 7:18:20 am

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Re: A 57 would be nice...
old timer - Thursday at 5:10:25 pm

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Who is planning on attending the NY Int'l Auto Show, 4/19-4/28?
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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No lively young horse?
Boxsterra - 2 weeks ago

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Re: No lively young horse?
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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Looks like no 718GT4 sad smiley and no mid engine vette eye rolling smiley at show...
Gary in SoFL - 1 week ago

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Right on
Boxsterra - 1 week ago

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Thank you thumbs up *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Tuesday at 9:55:15 am

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floor jack
bb1 - 1 week ago

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This is one of the ones I recently purchased
986rgt - 1 week ago

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+1 on HF jacks
MikenOH - 1 week ago

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I've used both of those
Boxsterra - 1 week ago

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Re: I've used both of those
bb1 - 1 week ago

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Re: floor jack
Black Knight - 1 week ago

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Keep in mind
Boxsterra - 1 week ago

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Meet up with Porsche buddies... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 2 weeks ago

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Spring drives. Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Spring drives. Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Spring drives. Jpeg Attachments
jg wnc - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Spring drives.
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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More Spring Drives Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 1 week ago

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90 miles is quite the diversion. Glad you had a nice long drive. *NM*
CarreraLicious - 1 week ago

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Happy for all of our friends that are just thawing out...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Happy for all of our friends that are just thawing out...
Ed B - 1 week ago

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In NC it has thawed
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 week ago

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Re: In NC it has thawed
Ed B - 1 week ago

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Golf courses
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 week ago

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Hey Rich, keep me informed if you guys get together again.
986rgt - 1 week ago

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Re: Hey Rich, keep me informed if you guys get together again. Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 1 week ago

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getting the old girl back on the road
alboo - 2 weeks ago

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.....and what about your car? winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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Re: getting the old girl back on the road
Michael SYS Driver - 1 week ago

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Need new trickle charger/maintainer
AndyInNYC - 1 week ago

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Re: Need new trickle charger/maintainer
carlos in Montreal - 1 week ago

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Alarm bell rings at 3,500 rpm when on 2nd gear
Sergio - 2 weeks ago

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Wish I knew the answer, but in the meantime:
Laz - 2 weeks ago

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Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Sergio - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Sergio - 2 weeks ago

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Doh!
Laz - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Doh!
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Hmm. Sergio, does the display show a speed setting when you hear the chime? (It does on my 2013.) *NM*
Laz - 1 week ago

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Same here
Boxsterra - 1 week ago

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Re: Same here
Guenter in Ontario - 1 week ago

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thumbs up
Laz - 1 week ago

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Re: Same here
Gary in SoFL - 1 week ago

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Fixed it!
Sergio - 1 week ago

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Convertible top won't open
Sergio - 2 weeks ago

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What you need is ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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981 Battery replacement
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
MikenOH - 2 weeks ago

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More knocking
Laz - 2 weeks ago

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Re: More knocking
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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The high voltage readings Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 2 weeks ago

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Re: The high voltage readings
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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14.X voltage....
Petee_C - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Tweety - 2 weeks ago

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To be clear about my posted anecdote:
Laz - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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GMA or AGM? Typo? Not sure what a GMA battery would be. *NM*
jg wnc - 2 weeks ago

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I used to be dyslexic, but now I'm KO. *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Vince - 2 weeks ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Petee_C - 2 weeks ago

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Couldn't Stay Away Jpeg Attachments
fgv1it - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Couldn't Stay Away
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Couldn't Stay Away
fgv1it - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Couldn't Stay Away
jg wnc - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Couldn't Stay Away
db997S - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Couldn't Stay Away
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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Super nice looking! That red has wonderful depth. Also, an FYI concerning polarized glasses
Laz - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Super nice looking! That red has wonderful depth. Also, an FYI concerning polarized glasses
fgv1it - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Super nice looking! That red has wonderful depth. Also, an FYI concerning polarized glasses
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Super nice looking! That red has wonderful depth. Also, an FYI concerning polarized glasses
Vince - 2 weeks ago

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fuel gage & outside temp sensor
Ed B - 1 month ago

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Re: fuel gage & outside temp sensor
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Re: fuel gage & outside temp sensor
Ed B - 1 month ago

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There can be...
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Re: There can be...
Ed B - 1 month ago

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What exactly is the error message? *NM*
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Re: What exactly is the error message?
Ed B - 1 month ago

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Re: fuel gage & outside temp sensor
Ed B - 1 month ago

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Re: fuel gage & outside temp sensor, update
Ed B - 4 weeks ago

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hot smiley Re: fuel gage & outside temp sensor, final report
Ed B - 3 weeks ago

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Great work! *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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immobilizer on my '98 986. need advice
Sheriff John - 7 years ago

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Sounds like...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 years ago

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Unfortunately, Best Buy won't solve the problem
Boxsterra - 7 years ago

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Best Buy doesn't, but I do,,,
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 years ago

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Wow! are you coming out to Southern California anytime soon?
Sheriff John - 7 years ago

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deprogram immobilizer from a 1998 Boxster DME
porschefred - 2 weeks ago

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The symptoms might be due to a wet CLU but they sound very similar to the symptoms...
MarcW - 7 years ago

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Re: immobilizer on my '98 986. need advice
knight - 5 years ago

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Call me or email me. I can help. *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 years ago

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Re: immobilizer on my '98 986. need advice
porschefred - 2 weeks ago

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Re: immobilizer on my '98 986. need advice
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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987 information
David H - 2 months ago

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Re: 987 information Jpeg Attachments
David H - 2 months ago

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My opinion, cum grano salis
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 months ago

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Re: 987 information
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Re: 987 information
Paralizer - 2 months ago

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Re: 987 information
David H - 1 month ago

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Except
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 month ago

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Re: 987 information
moresquirt - 3 weeks ago

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2006 Porsche Boxster S appears to be the one to own!! (For the 987.1 and earlier years)
moresquirt - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2006 Porsche Boxster S appears to be the one to own!! (For the 987.1 and earlier years)
moresquirt - 3 weeks ago

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Semi Porsche Content
db997S - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Semi Porsche Content
Guenter in Ontario - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Semi Porsche Content
db997S - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Semi Porsche Content
Gary in SoFL - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Semi Porsche Content
Laz - 3 weeks ago

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Looking for reviews on the Centric Rotors for Boxsters
Petee_C - 1 month ago

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Similar question for a 981
MikenOH - 1 month ago

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Re: Looking for reviews on the Centric Rotors for Boxsters
Petee_C - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Looking for reviews on the Centric Rotors for Boxsters
Van914 - 3 weeks ago

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No power to soft top?
AndyInNYC - 0 months ago

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Re: No power to soft top?
CarreraLicious - 0 months ago

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Re: Microswitch is the first check, then the convertible top relay
RainyDayGarage - 0 months ago

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Re: No power to soft top?
frogster - 0 months ago

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When you sold your Boxster, did you include the "hack"?
Tony in Whittier - 3 weeks ago

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Re: When you sold your Boxster, did you include the "hack"?
frogster - 3 weeks ago

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No longer Boxtaboy... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Why did you downgrade to a Carrera?spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Lol! Wifey wanted back seat for our son for practicality! smiling smiley *NM*
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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He'll out grow it in a matter of months! spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
db997S - 1 month ago

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You may be right. He’s 10 yrs old and 5’3” but still fits as of now nicely!
CarreraLicious - 4 weeks ago

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Re: Why did you downgrade to a Carrera? Me too
dak911 - 1 month ago

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Re: Why did you downgrade to a Carrera? Me too
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
MikenOH - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
db997S - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
babamoto - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 4 weeks ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 4 weeks ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 4 weeks ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 4 weeks ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy... URL
jlegelis - 3 weeks ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy... URL
CarreraLicious - 3 weeks ago

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Anyone in Tampa?
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 4 weeks ago

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All electric Boxster?
RainyDayGarage - 1 month ago

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careful. that kind of heresy could get you banned around these parts! eye popping smiley *NM*
frogster - 1 month ago

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Re: careful. that kind of heresy could get you banned around these parts! eye popping smiley
db997S - 1 month ago

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At 1800 MPH, EVs will be fine for road trips
TheFarmer - 1 month ago

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Depends on where you are trying to go...
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 month ago

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Re: Depends on where you are trying to go...
MikenOH - 1 month ago

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Re: Depends on where you are trying to go...
Ed B - 1 month ago

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Re: Depends on where you are trying to go...
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: but soon....
old timer - 1 month ago

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Re: Depends on where you are trying to go...
RainyDayGarage - 0 months ago

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Re: Depends on where you are trying to go...
TheFarmer - 0 months ago

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Re: Depends on where you are trying to go...
TheFarmer - 0 months ago

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A shot in the dark!
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: A shot in the dark!
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Interstate? *NM*
old timer - 3 months ago

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Re: Interstate?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Obviously not a Porsche (C-Tec) unit cool smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 3 months ago

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Re: Obviously not a Porsche (C-Tec) unit cool smiley
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: Obviously not a Porsche (C-Tec) unit cool smiley
Sayle - 3 months ago

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Re: Obviously not a Porsche (C-Tec) unit cool smiley
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 3 months ago

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Re: Obviously not a Porsche (C-Tec) unit cool smiley
carlos in Montreal - 3 months ago

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Pedro....could C-Tec have made improvements since you had several issues with them years ago?
Gary in SoFL - 3 months ago

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I hope they have ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: Interstate?
old timer - 3 months ago

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Re: Interstate?
Larry Nakamura - 3 months ago

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Fishing? ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Sounds like
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: A shot in the dark!
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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Re: A shot in the dark!
Black Knight - 3 months ago

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My C Tec stopped working within 5 years
Naples986 - 3 months ago

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A method for using the Porsche branded charger
Laz - 3 months ago

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The reason I posted the above:
Laz - 2 months ago

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Chargers/maintainers
dak911 - 2 months ago

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Re: Chargers/maintainers
Laz - 2 months ago

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Correction to my Method for the Porsche maintainer: The unit doesn't "default" to motorcycle mode.
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: A method for using the Porsche branded charger
John from PA - 2 months ago

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Please see my correction above. *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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Also, regarding the current for each mode:
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: My C Tec stopped working within 5 years
Al in Melbourne Beach - 2 months ago

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Re: My C Tec stopped working within 5 years
John from PA - 2 months ago

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Re: My C Tec stopped working within 5 years
Al in Melbourne Beach - 1 month ago

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Re: My C Tec stopped working within 5 years
paulofto - 1 month ago

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Re: My C Tec stopped working within 5 years
Sayle - 1 month ago

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Re: A shot in the dark!
AndyInNYC - 1 month ago

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Decisions decisions
Paralizer - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
jg wnc - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Drive the GTS
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
frogster - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
ff42racer - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
db997S - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
Paralizer - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
SMILIN - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
Paralizer - 1 month ago

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Awesome. Congratulations!
SMILIN - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
jg wnc - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions Jpeg Attachments
Paralizer - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
grc0456 - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
Nashhorn - 1 month ago

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Re: Decisions decisions
The Voxster ('03S, In-A-Band Jose) - 1 month ago

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