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P1128...
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Re: P1128...
boxtaboy - 1 month ago

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I was going to say
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Re: P1128...
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Not much of an update...
MarcW - 1 month ago

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You could also try cleaning it
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Spoke with the tech today...
MarcW - 1 month ago

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The air filter does let small particles through
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Well, I managed to change the engine air filter yesterday evening...
MarcW - 0 months ago

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Well, it is not my imagination... the engine is running better after the filter change....
MarcW - 4 weeks ago

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Update...
MarcW - Friday at 9:23:42 am

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Re: Update...
Guenter in Ontario - Friday at 12:19:43 pm

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Re: Update...
MarcW - Friday at 12:37:31 pm

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Oil temp sender - 986 URL
grant - Tuesday at 9:59:14 am

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Re: Oil temp sender - 986
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday at 11:13:13 am

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A related oil temp question for the 981
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday at 11:58:54 am

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I could be wrong but ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday at 12:37:09 pm

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Thanks Pedro
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday at 3:21:46 pm

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And frow watching both in my audi (street and track)
grant - Tuesday at 4:31:34 pm

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thanks! *NM*
grant - Tuesday at 12:40:39 pm

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Confused, - how can i have pressure but no flow?
grant - Wednesday at 8:07:54 am

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Re: Confused, - how can i have pressure but no flow?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday at 7:48:08 am

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Normally, this is my street... (NPC) Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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WOW, So sorrysad smiley *NM*
Jeff (Philly) - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Normally, this is my street... (NPC)
frogster - 2 weeks ago

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A little dryer here, but the lake is rising....Porsche Turbo totalled driving into standing water *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Normally, this is my street... (NPC)
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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Ouch! no flooding of your home i hope....? *NM*
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Hope all is well, but it reminds me of "Who's the U-boat Captain?" *NM*
db997S - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Hope all is well, but it reminds me of "Who's the U-boat Captain?"
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Normally, this is my street... (NPC)
Al in Melbourne Beach - 2 weeks ago

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The problem with the street flooding....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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Actually i read an even bigger dilemma, that quoted city officials
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Not a drought ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 weeks ago

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I'm just a few miles east of Pedro, but on higher ground in Davie. Our lake is high, but no flooding *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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Re: so I guess the dry season is over? *NM*
old timer - 1 week ago

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No, old timer...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Re: No, old timer...
old timer - 1 week ago

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Re: No, old timer...
grc0456 - 1 week ago

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Re: Normally, this is my street... (NPC) Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - 1 week ago

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Re: Normally, this is my street... (NPC)
jlegelis - Tuesday at 6:31:40 pm

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Self dimming mirrors
Ed B - Monday at 6:32:03 am

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Re: Self dimming mirrors
MarcW - Monday at 3:47:18 pm

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Start lining up, guys. There is a looong waiting list. smoking smiley
Gary in SoFL - 1 week ago

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For those who missed BRBS this year and want to see some of what happened URL
Guenter in Ontario - 1 week ago

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Re: For those who missed BRBS this year and want to see some of what happened
frogster - 1 week ago

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BRBS is not ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Re: BRBS is not ...
Gary in SoFL - 1 week ago

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We all missed you at BRBS Gary. *NM*
Naples986 - 1 week ago

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Not as much as I missed all of you, even gman! XX for sure thumbs up smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 1 week ago

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Re: We all missed you at BRBS Gary.
grc0456 - 1 week ago

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Re: We all missed you at BRBS Gary.
Gary in SoFL - 1 week ago

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Re: We all missed you at BRBS Gary.
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 1 week ago

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Re: We all missed you at BRBS Gary.
Gary in SoFL - 1 week ago

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Budget Tires for 986s in 2017
Petee_C - 1 week ago

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I like those and have them on my car for street use. *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Hankook ventus v12 no longer available *NM*
Petee_C - 1 week ago

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I just ordered a set of Hankook V12 EVO2 yesterday ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Re: I just ordered a set of Hankook V12 EVO2 yesterday ...
Petee_C - 1 week ago

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Re: I just ordered a set of Hankook V12 EVO2 yesterday ...
Petee_C - 1 week ago

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My "mid budget" tire, and excellent overall is the BFG g-force comp2 sport
grant - 1 week ago

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I'm running the Sumitomo HRTZIIIs
boxtaboy - 1 week ago

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Yokohama S-drive, Avid Envigor, Kumho ps31
Petee_C - 1 week ago

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thumbs upRe: I'm running the Sumitomo HRTZIIIs *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 1 week ago

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Dunlop Sport 18" fronts for 986 FREE to good home.
Iwas There (Toronto) - 1 week ago

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Re: Dunlop Sport 18" fronts for 986 FREE to good home.
Petee_C - 1 week ago

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Re: Dunlop Sport 18" fronts for 986 FREE to good home.
Iwas There (Toronto) - 1 week ago

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Firestone makes an excellent UHP tire in 18" sizes
MikenOH - 1 week ago

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Re: Firestone makes an excellent UHP tire in 18" sizes
Crooster - 1 week ago

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Re: Firestone makes an excellent UHP tire in 18" sizes
Sayle - 1 week ago

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Re: Firestone makes an excellent UHP tire in 18" sizes
MikenOH - 1 week ago

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Tempting...
MarcW - 1 week ago

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Re: Tempting...
FrankZ, Chicago - 1 week ago

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Re: Tempting...
frogster - 1 week ago

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Re: Tempting...
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 1 week ago

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Re: Tempting...
MarcW - 1 week ago

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My two cents is...
grant - 1 week ago

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I think you'd be very happy with the '15' Cayman
MikenOH - 1 week ago

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Puppies are a great analogy
grant - 1 week ago

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Re: Puppies are a great analogy
MikenOH - 1 week ago

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Re: I think you'd be very happy with the '15' Cayman
MarcW - 1 week ago

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Re: Tempting...
db997S - 1 week ago

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Re: Tempting...
MarcW - 1 week ago

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Re: Tempting...
boxsterd - 1 week ago

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Re: Tempting...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 week ago

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Re: Tempting...
MarcW - 1 week ago

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BRBS was fabulous again this year. Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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Re: BRBS was fabulous again this year.
db997S - 1 week ago

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Re: BRBS was fabulous again this year.
Guenter in Ontario - 1 week ago

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Is brake anti-squeal paste necessary on Boxster caliper pads?
kentv1 - 1 week ago

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Duuno. I use anti-size compound...
grant - 1 week ago

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Re: Is brake anti-squeal paste necessary on Boxster caliper pads?
MarcW - 1 week ago

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Another Brake Question
kentv1 - 1 week ago

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It means the teeth that are facing you (outward). . .
grant - 1 week ago

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Brake Rotor Wear
kentv1 - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Brake Rotor Wear
Anker - 2 weeks ago

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Boxster S brake rotor thickness is 28mm (front), 26mm (rear). Wear limits are 2mm...
MarcW - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Boxster S brake rotor thickness is 28mm (front), 26mm (rear). Wear limits are 2mm...
kentv1 - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Boxster S brake rotor thickness is 28mm (front), 26mm (rear). Wear limits are 2mm...
MarcW - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Boxster S brake rotor thickness is 28mm (front), 26mm (rear). Wear limits are 2mm...
kentv1 - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Boxster S brake rotor thickness is 28mm (front), 26mm (rear). Wear limits are 2mm... URL
MarcW - 2 weeks ago

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I believe it is anti-intuitive: the air vents aim backward - they expel air rather than scoop it
grant - 2 weeks ago

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I would install the brake rotor on the side it is labeled for. The grooves I think want to curve...
MarcW - 2 weeks ago

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Yes. Agree both on whcihy direction they go and why.
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Yes. Agree both on whcihy direction they go and why.
MarcW - 1 week ago

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With the 00 Boxster S, you have a lot of replacement rotor options URL
MikenOH - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Brake Rotor Wear
boxsterd - 2 weeks ago

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Your cna get new textar (on of the major OEM suppliers) for $75-100/pair URL
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Update
kentv1 - 1 week ago

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Porsche Museum
Roger987 - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Porsche Museum
Guenter in Ontario - 2 weeks ago

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Buy a $257K, gold, 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series and get a free watch. Bargain for 27 extra horses URL
db997S - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Buy a $257K, gold, 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series and get a free watch. Bargain for 27 extra horses
frogster - 2 weeks ago

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Just wait for a much more fun 2019 Cayman GT4 Clubsport cool smiley URL
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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Michelin Pilot Super Sports
Iwas There (Toronto) - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Michelin Pilot Super Sports
jg atl - 3 weeks ago

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They are fabulous.
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Oh yes, air pressure....can of worms, but
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Oh yes, air pressure....can of worms, but
oldhoo07s - 2 weeks ago

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Handling, but i dont find those small differences make much difference in wear...
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Can you explain?
Boxsterra - 2 weeks ago

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Per se, it does not. But
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Still confused, sry
Boxsterra - 2 weeks ago

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i want max traction
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Oh yes, air pressure....can of worms, but
jlegelis - 2 weeks ago

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Track-hot. Street-cold
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Porsche spec is different for the 987
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Michelin Pilot Super Sports
Iwas There (Toronto) - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Michelin Pilot Super Sports
frogster - 2 weeks ago

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Shock Absorbers
george g - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Shock Absorbers *NM*
george g - 2 weeks ago

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Don;t fix what ain;t broke
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Don;t fix what ain;t broke
george g - 2 weeks ago

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Yes, but they make quite an array of options
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Re: Shock Absorbers
MarcW - 2 weeks ago

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smileys with beerRe: Shock Absorbers
george g - 2 weeks ago

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It's not always obvious
Boxsterra - 2 weeks ago

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Latest Project
Al in Melbourne Beach - 1 month ago

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Nice. Looking forward to seeing pictures when you finish. *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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No pictures yet, but here's a description
Al in Melbourne Beach - 2 weeks ago

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Now I have an alarm system problem
Al in Melbourne Beach - 2 weeks ago

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Solved! Re: Now I have an alarm system problem
Al in Melbourne Beach - 2 weeks ago

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Audio Difficulties with Alpine INE-W960 (solved)
Al in Melbourne Beach - 2 weeks ago

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Pictures at last. Ignore the scratches and dust Jpeg Attachments
Al in Melbourne Beach - 2 weeks ago

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Remembering D-Day Jpeg Attachments
Jeff (Philly) - 2 weeks ago

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The day that saved western civilization...for a while. The USA suffered 4,400 KIA. Bless them all.
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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Make that number for all Allied paticipants.... *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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Article: Porsche to crack down on people who flip their cars URL
Boxsterra - 3 weeks ago

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HA! Then stop reserving new specialty GT cars for people who already purchased 918's.
Gary in SoFL - 3 weeks ago

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Re: HA! Then stop reserving new specialty GT cars for people who already purchased 918's.
db997S - 3 weeks ago

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Re: HA! Then stop reserving new specialty GT cars for people who already purchased 918's.
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 2 weeks ago

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Re: HA! Then stop reserving new specialty GT cars for people who already purchased 918's.
Gary in SoFL - 2 weeks ago

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Dyno tune, bearings, light, tracks....
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Dyno tune, bearings, light, tracks....
MikenOH - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Dyno tune, bearings, light, tracks....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 3 weeks ago

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Really???!!!, they were TRASHED
grant - 2 weeks ago

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2 or 3 hole gauge "blank" to go in radio hole in console....
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2 or 3 hole gauge "blank" to go in radio hole in console....
Ed B - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2 or 3 hole gauge "blank" to go in radio hole in console....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 3 weeks ago

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Re: 2 or 3 hole gauge "blank" to go in radio hole in console.... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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thanks all! (gene said "make your own", too) *NM*
grant - 2 weeks ago

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Oil pressure and temperature - add on
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Oil pressure and temperature - add on
MarcW - 3 weeks ago

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Thanks marc.
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Thanks marc.
MarcW - 3 weeks ago

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Good info. I've been down similar paths ....
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Look into techstream
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 3 weeks ago

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thanks Mike *NM*
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Things that plug into the OBD2 port... URL
MarcW - 3 weeks ago

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Form what i read, it may not give me to Oil info real-time, but it certainyl looks cool
grant - 3 weeks ago

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It will give you oil temperature in real time at least...
MarcW - 3 weeks ago

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part question - rear suspension URL
bb1 - 3 weeks ago

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I believe it is #8. It sits on the damper shaft and is basically a block of rubber *NM*
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: I believe it is #8. It sits on the damper shaft and is basically a block of rubber
bb1 - 3 weeks ago

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Yes, it's part #8
Boxsterra - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Yes, it's part #8
bb1 - 3 weeks ago

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Correct URL
Boxsterra - 3 weeks ago

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USB TO CIG LIGHTER CONNECTION
babamoto - 1 month ago

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The problem is the lighter, not the plug
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Re: The problem is the lighter, not the plug
babamoto - 1 month ago

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I replaced the lighter socket too. Made a huge difference. Sick of sticking cardboard to tighten *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 0 months ago

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I wired in a dedicated USB plug.
grant - 1 month ago

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So did I Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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yours in nicer than mine :-( *NM*
grant - 1 month ago

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It looks like you are using a holder in your air vents for your phone or nav....
Tony in Whittier - 1 month ago

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Yes, it works well
Boxsterra - 3 weeks ago

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Re: So did I
babamoto - 1 month ago

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I have a much more useful cig lighter connection... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 0 months ago

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Based on the placement of the button
Boxsterra - 3 weeks ago

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Re: Based on the placement of the button
boxtaboy - 3 weeks ago

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rear suspension question URL
bb1 - 0 months ago

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There are several components ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 0 months ago

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You really need to find the culprit before throwing time and energy at it
grant - 4 weeks ago

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Aren't we saying the same thing on #3? *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 weeks ago

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We agree on the bottom line, but i read a subtle differenfe - maybe nto what you intended:
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: We agree on the bottom line, but i read a subtle differenfe - maybe nto what you intended:
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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Good points. either way i dont like them either. *NM*
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: rear suspension question Gif Attachments
bb1 - 4 weeks ago

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Re: rear suspension question URL
MarcW - 4 weeks ago

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Re: rear suspension question
bb1 - 4 weeks ago

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track arm URL URL
grant - 3 weeks ago

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Re: rear suspension question
Anker - 4 weeks ago

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Re: rear suspension question
bb1 - 4 weeks ago

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Re: rear suspension question
frogster - 4 weeks ago

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Re: rear suspension question URL
bb1 - 3 weeks ago

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Re: rear suspension question
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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I agree with Pedro Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - 3 weeks ago

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Today we remember ... NBC Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 weeks ago

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Lest we forget.... Video Attachments
Gary in SoFL - 3 weeks ago

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Cayman S with soft top
Harvey in FL - 0 months ago

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Re: Cayman S with soft top
Guenter in Ontario - 0 months ago

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Seems to me Harvey ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 0 months ago

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Re: Cayman S with soft top
db997S - 0 months ago

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GT3 RS Crash...
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

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I could not tell if the driver survived; but, I don't believe so. sad smiley *NM*
Harvey in FL - 0 months ago

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The first autonomous Porsche drinking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 0 months ago

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1 millionth 911 (Video) - NBC
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Re: 1 millionth 911 (Video) - NBC
db997S - 1 month ago

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Re: 1 millionth 911 (Video) - NBC
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: 1 millionth 911 (Video) - NBC
JMstamford,ct - 0 months ago

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New Clutch for 987S and Cayenne "Loaner" experience. Jpeg Attachments URL
r9i8c7k - 1 month ago

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Re: New Clutch for 987S and Cayenne "Loaner" experience.
decay - 1 month ago

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Re: New Clutch for 987S and Cayenne "Loaner" experience.
r9i8c7k - 1 month ago

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Re: New Clutch for 987S and Cayenne "Loaner" experience.
decay - 1 month ago

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Re: New Clutch for 987S and Cayenne "Loaner" experience.
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Re: New Clutch for 987S and Cayenne "Loaner" experience.
db997S - 1 month ago

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Depends on where you live
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 1 month ago

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Why did you
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 month ago

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Re: Why did you
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 1 month ago

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Re: Why did you
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 month ago

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