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Engine change problem. Water pump impeller chewed up....Where's the pieces? Jpeg Attachments
Byron in Atlanta - 6 years ago

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Re: Engine change problem. Water pump impeller chewed up....Where's the pieces?
JFP in PA - 6 years ago

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I agree with JFP...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

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I don't think it was a water pump failure that caused the engine to blow....
Byron in Atlanta - 6 years ago

564

You should also install...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

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Funny you should say that...
Byron in Atlanta - 6 years ago

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It depends ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

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I am using the spin on adapter...
Byron in Atlanta - 6 years ago

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Afraid I cannot agree………..
JFP in PA - 6 years ago

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So you think the impeller just started shedding vanes?
Byron in Atlanta - 6 years ago

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Byron, I do not mean to belabor your obvious loss in this engine failure............
JFP in PA - 6 years ago

538

A common failure
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 years ago

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Re: Engine change problem. Water pump impeller chewed up....Where's the pieces?
SeaNile - 6 years ago

988

Backflush the radiators, cabin heater core. Since you're replacing the engine...
MarcW - 6 years ago

639

Actually............
JFP in PA - 6 years ago

548

I was under the impression the replacement engine comes with a new oil/water heat exchanger...
MarcW - 6 years ago

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My wife got an SLK 280 MB for Xmas. It is a certified 2008 Special Edition I really really like it.
Jeff (Philly) - 6 years ago

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Re: My wife got an SLK 280 MB for Xmas. It is a certified 2008 Special Edition I really really like it.
SeaNile - 6 years ago

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Re: My wife got an SLK 280 MB for Xmas. It is a certified 2008 Special Edition I really really like it.
MauriceonLongIsland - 6 years ago

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Re: My wife got an SLK 280 MB for Xmas. It is a certified 2008 Special Edition I really really like it.
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

412

We'll know if he .....
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 6 years ago

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If it snows on that day, I will! grinning smiley Happy 2011 Ed! *NM*
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

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If it snows on that day, I won't be there grinning smiley
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 6 years ago

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Don't apologize
garyinseattle - 6 years ago

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Re: Don't apologize
Guenter in Ontario - 6 years ago

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That must be the world's most expensive satellite radio smiling bouncing smiley *NM*
db997S - 6 years ago

432

Porsche shifting Boxter, Cayman production to former Karmann facility
Capt Ron - 6 years ago

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Reasons to worry...Maybe
AS2003 - 6 years ago

639

Tell me a brand
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 years ago

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Re: Tell me a brand
MikenOH - 6 years ago

642

Just imagine a folding hard top for the Panamera. It might look like "Moby Dick." *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

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Arguments for a Folding Hardtop on the Next Boxster
AS2003 - 6 years ago

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Re: Arguments against a Folding Hardtop on the Next Boxster Jpeg Attachments
jwdbox - 6 years ago

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The soft top has a lower center of gravity and would be less likely to overturn in the first place.
Laz - 6 years ago

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Re: Arguments against a Folding Hardtop on the Next Boxster
AS2003 - 6 years ago

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There's already a hardtop Boxster.
Mike D. - 6 years ago

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Re: Porsche shifting Boxter, Cayman production to former Karmann facility
Spanky - 6 years ago

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smileys with beer *NM*
jwdbox - 6 years ago

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Oh oh. Just arrived at the office this AM and as I pulled into the parking lot...
MarcW - 6 years ago

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Marc, are you sure of that DTC code?
JFP in PA - 6 years ago

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Yep. I wrote DTC number down ...
MarcW - 6 years ago

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Re: Yep. I wrote DTC number down ...
JFP in PA - 6 years ago

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Dropping in another engine from the same year, etc. can sometimes be done for less than $5K.
MauriceonLongIsland - 6 years ago

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Re: Oh oh. Just arrived at the office this AM and as I pulled into the parking lot...
Rich - Long Island...again - 6 years ago

587

A bad few weeks
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 years ago

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Having analyzed my failure...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

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Re: Oh oh. Just arrived at the office this AM and as I pulled into the parking lot...
Ed B - 6 years ago

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Update: Sunday after a short and unproductive time at the office....
MarcW - 6 years ago

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Update: Just heard from the service manager....
MarcW - 6 years ago

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Actuator not solenoid...I had 97 with this...it was a big job to fix. Good luck. *NM*
Rich - Long Island...again - 6 years ago

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Hope it works out well and not too bad $$ wise mate *NM*
Merlin33 - 6 years ago

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Doesn't look to be too serious. Parts are on order but as of approx. 11am today the dealer...
MarcW - 6 years ago

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Re: Doesn't look to be too serious. Parts are on order but as of approx. 11am today the dealer...
Ollie - 6 years ago

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When car is fixed I'll post details including the labor time. Tech told me the other day after...
MarcW - 6 years ago

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Re: When car is fixed I'll post details including the labor time. Tech told me the other day after...
MikenOH - 6 years ago

541

Yes, the CPO coverage has paid for itself. The coverage runs 2 years, 100K miles and 2 years...
MarcW - 6 years ago

652

01 S tiptronic p0411 p1411 help? won't start after it stalled
culture9 - 6 years ago

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Both codes are for the secondary air injection system......
JFP in PA - 6 years ago

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Guenter! Low snow in the central valley of California
EdSac - 6 years ago

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Ed, you really had me worried and had me ready to Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 6 years ago

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Has anyone done an in person side-by-side of Platinum and Arctic?
Laz - 6 years ago

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I've been trying to find out the same thing, too..
Rick J (Nashville, TN) - 6 years ago

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I think the Panamera connection is
Laz - 6 years ago

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The first time I saw a Cayman I really liked it was Seal Gray
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 years ago

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Lately, I haven't seen Seal Grey on the configurator at all, and forget "paint to sample." *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

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Getting rid of dash reflection is easy.
Guenter in Ontario - 6 years ago

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I find polarized glasses severely diminish the legibility of the radio and HVAC displays.
Laz - 6 years ago

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Re: I find polarized glasses severely diminish the legibility of the radio and HVAC displays.
Guenter in Ontario - 6 years ago

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Yes, I agree that optimal view out the windshield is of the utmost importance,
Laz - 6 years ago

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Here you go Jpeg Attachments
Roger987 - 6 years ago

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The shots are excellent. Proper, matched exposures with the overcast sky minimize the variables.
Laz - 6 years ago

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Cost of paint
Guenter in Ontario - 6 years ago

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Thank you for the insights. I'd assumed GT was a complex mix requiring special painting techniques. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

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Re: Cost of paint
Roger987 - 6 years ago

484

Top Gear UK drives the Blue Ridge Parkway
MarkinMD - 6 years ago

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Re: Top Gear UK drives the Blue Ridge Parkway
dennisafrompa - 6 years ago

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The Parkway is for the RV set. It was a funny segment, though, thanks for posting *NM*
db997S - 6 years ago

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Re: The Parkway is for the RV set. It was a funny segment, though, thanks for posting Jpeg Attachments
Dave In MD - 6 years ago

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They did go to VIR. It is in the second segment of the show...... Jpeg Attachments
jg atl - 6 years ago

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what is the speed limit in Britain?
JMstamford,ct - 6 years ago

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IIRC 70mph. But many many places set much lower limits and enforce them with....
MarcW - 6 years ago

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They're heavy handed on all speed limits
Steve (Morro Bay) - 6 years ago

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Most (all?) UK car and motorcycle reviewers just rave over the roads in Wales. There are...
MarcW - 6 years ago

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Re: Top Gear UK drives the Blue Ridge Parkway
Stephen Tinker in Australia..... - 6 years ago

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Strange problem after start up
patrick - 6 years ago

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Re: Strange problem after start up
Edmond in SoCal - 6 years ago

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Bleeping anectdote
Laz - 6 years ago

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Re: Strange problem after start up
Ed B - 6 years ago

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Hence the warning signs you'll see at building excavation sites in Manhattan. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

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Re: Strange problem after start up-Update
patrick - 6 years ago

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Battery probably (probably) on the way out. A 20 minute charge only bought you some time...
MarcW - 6 years ago

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NBC- Wheel bearing question
Ollie - 6 years ago

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Re: NBC- Wheel bearing question
extanker - 6 years ago

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Re: NBC- Wheel bearing question
Ollie - 6 years ago

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so its an irs...it has exposed half shafts ? *NM*
extanker - 6 years ago

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Re: so its an irs...it has exposed half shafts ?
Ollie - 6 years ago

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Re: so its an irs...it has exposed half shafts ?
Ollie - 6 years ago

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the wheel bearings are in the spindle...diff. bearings are in the carrier
extanker - 6 years ago

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Re: the wheel bearings are in the spindle...diff. bearings are in the carrier
Ollie - 6 years ago

465

I've seen some pretty bad wheel bearings -- car bearings -- that allow the wheel some movement..
MarcW - 6 years ago

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Re: NBC- Wheel bearing question
Ed B - 6 years ago

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Re: NBC- Wheel bearing question
Ollie - 6 years ago

477

Re: NBC- Wheel bearing question
Wayne K - 6 years ago

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Re: NBC- Wheel bearing question
Ed B - 6 years ago

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Re: NBC- Wheel bearing question
Ollie - 6 years ago

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Re: NBC- Wheel bearing question
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 years ago

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Re: NBC- Wheel bearing question
Ollie - 6 years ago

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Re: NBC- Wheel bearing question
Ed B - 6 years ago

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Re: Slide rules grinning smiley Jpeg Attachments
jwdbox - 6 years ago

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Re: Slide rules grinning smiley
Ed B - 6 years ago

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Re: Slide rules grinning smiley
jwdbox - 6 years ago

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Re: Slide rules grinning smiley
Ed B - 6 years ago

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Not a Curta, but... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

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That looks more like part of an Enigma! *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

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Missing Part Jpeg Attachments
ouroboros - 6 years ago

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Here you go,,,
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

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Re: Here you go,,,
ouroboros - 6 years ago

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Last Scan day of 2010 Porsches on the road Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 6 years ago

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How about Porsches on the road... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

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Re: Last Scan day of 2010 Porsches on the road Jpeg Attachments
jwdbox - 6 years ago

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A more leisurely drive on the road... Jpeg Attachments
Dave In MD - 6 years ago

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Re: "Offroading" in my 1962 356B coupe Jpeg Attachments
Donovan 356/986 - 6 years ago

467

How about one ready to hit the road with hardtop newly installed? Jpeg Attachments
MauriceonLongIsland - 6 years ago

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Now you really are the expert for....
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 6 years ago

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5... 4... 3... 2... 1... Jpeg Attachments
FrankZ, Chicago - 6 years ago

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Ok, I'm a day/year late... Jpeg Attachments
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

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FXBoy, I thought your SUV was black winking smiley *NM*
Burg Boxster - 6 years ago

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Very true Mr. Lexus GXMan. winking smiley *NM*
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

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Happy New Year everyone, hope you have a boxsteriffic 2011 smiling smiley *NM*
Merlin33 - 6 years ago

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Not fair...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

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Re: Not fair... on the other hand
Guenter in Ontario - 6 years ago

331

Actually America's day begins in Guam, so I think we're first.
dennisafrompa - 6 years ago

330

A great book: Eco's "The Island of the Day Before"
Laz - 6 years ago

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sorry mate i am in tommorow, you are in yesterday, im still trying to figure out who is in today smiling smiley *NM*
Merlin33 - 6 years ago

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Wishes for a funtastic 2011 smiling bouncing smiley Jpeg Attachments
jwdbox - 6 years ago

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Re: Hope the rains don't dampen your spirits *NM*
bgale (Montrose,CO) - 6 years ago

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Happy New Year, Mate! *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

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I took a pre-Christmas run to the local mountains and took a few photos.
Tony in Whittier - 6 years ago

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I've been wondering how that road did in the recent rain
Steve (Morro Bay) - 6 years ago

337

I was up there after the week long set of storms. No issues. But with the cold storm today, there...
Tony in Whittier - 6 years ago

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I grew up in Glendora a quarter mile from the startof GMR. Always wanted to drive it in the BoXster *NM*
Keith in AZ - 6 years ago

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Re: I took a pre-Christmas run to the local mountains and took a few photos.
EdSac - 6 years ago

385

I hope that they re-open the last segment of 39 to ACH. It would make it a bit easier for me to...
Tony in Whittier - 6 years ago

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Re: I took a pre-Christmas run to the local mountains and took a few photos.
EdSac - 6 years ago

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Re: I took a pre-Christmas run to the local mountains and took a few photos.
Guenter in Ontario - 6 years ago

293

Sigh..................
Guenter in Ontario - 6 years ago

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Thanks Pedro & Bert Smith Porsche - rec'd my 2011 Porsche calendar yesterday! smileys with beer *NM*
Burg Boxster - 6 years ago

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Me too. Thanks to Pedro & Bert Smith Porsche - rec'd my 2011 Porsche calendar today smileys with beer *NM*
Clif R - 6 years ago

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+1 Thanks Pedro & Bert Smith Porsche - rec'd my 2011 Porsche calendar yesterday! smileys with beer *NM*
JFP in PA - 6 years ago

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Re: Thanks Pedro & Bert Smith Porsche - rec'd my 2011 Porsche calendar TODAY smileys with beer
JMstamford,ct - 6 years ago

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Re: Thanks Pedro & Bert Smith Porsche - rec'd my 2011 Porsche calendar yesterday! smileys with beer
tamarsha - 6 years ago

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Re: Thanks Pedro & Bert Smith Porsche thumbs up
jwdbox - 6 years ago

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Battery charging on Boxster 98
Brasco - 6 years ago

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You can ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

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Re: Battery charging on Boxster 98
Brasco - 6 years ago

377

Farewell to my Boxster S
edco - 6 years ago

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Re: Farewell to my Boxster S
jwdbox - 6 years ago

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Second that! *NM*
MarcW - 6 years ago

293

Congratulations on your new ride. Looking forward to some pictures and
Guenter in Ontario - 6 years ago

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Welcome to the Boxster Alumni Club and enjoy your 997 as I have. smileys with beer *NM*
Harvey in FL - 6 years ago

295

Re: Where is it going? I'm in the market for an 05 S
SeaNile - 6 years ago

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Re: Where is it going? I'm in the market for an 05 S
edco - 6 years ago

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If you've got 16 min 24 sec to spare...
986rgt - 6 years ago

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Nice! I love the braking at the intersections in town. Glorious exhaust noises, too. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

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reminds my of my sunday outings in the boxster in switzerland winking smiley *NM*
frogster - 6 years ago

421

Great video.... marriage proposal even,,,,, *NM*
Motobob - 6 years ago

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Re: If you've got 16 min 24 sec to spare...
2TrunkSteve - 6 years ago

372

saggy top? Jpeg Attachments
Steve (Morro Bay) - 6 years ago

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Although others haven't complained of this yet; a disadvantage of the heavier glass window?
Laz - 6 years ago

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that looks wrong -- where is maurice when we need him? *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 6 years ago

409

You can adjust the rear of the soft top...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

488

that's what you get for not wearing a bra *NM*
frogster - 6 years ago

413

nothing a little surgery can't fix smiling smiley *NM*
Steve (Morro Bay) - 6 years ago

410

Re: saggy top?
EdSac - 6 years ago

425

I think I know your issue... Jpeg Attachments
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

467

Those pics are perfect -- thanks
Steve (Morro Bay) - 6 years ago

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Re: saggy top?
John B in SC - 6 years ago

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This is awesome! Looks like exactly what I need. Thanks!!! *NM*
Steve (Morro Bay) - 6 years ago

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Re: saggy top? Jpeg Attachments
MauriceonLongIsland - 6 years ago

434

I didn't know that the tension was adjustable
Steve (Morro Bay) - 6 years ago

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For the air-cooled fans Gif Attachments
Laz - 6 years ago

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That's dear to my heart being a K-jetronic CIS engine. *NM*
Brett 1978 911SC Continental orange (San Diego) - 6 years ago

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Considering decades of tech advances, I wish Porsche would come out with an air-cooled engine again.
Laz - 6 years ago

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Re: Considering decades of tech advances, I wish Porsche would come out with an air-cooled engine again.
Faster Horses (Apollo Beach, FL) - 6 years ago

567

So: a radial pancake engine with a horizontal blower like the 917. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

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Re: Considering decades of tech advances, I wish Porsche would come out with an air-cooled engine again.
jnc19610 - 6 years ago

575

Thanks for the education. (I knew about the noise though.) *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

642

Re: Porsche tried many times unsuccessfully to develop a 4-valve technology on . . .
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 6 years ago

1,450

Come to think of it, which Porsche racecar had only the heads water cooled?
Laz - 6 years ago

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Re: Well, the 924 was the first water cooled Porsche in 1976 but the engine was . . .
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 6 years ago

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And the answer is............... Jpeg Attachments
JFP in PA - 6 years ago

706

But with water cooling
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 years ago

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Re: But with water cooling
Laz - 6 years ago

603

So about water cooling
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 years ago

702

Sounds interesting, Mike, but the link is ng. Goes to Hartech, but Error 404. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

638

Re: Sounds interesting, Mike, but the link is ng. Goes to Hartech, but Error 404. PDF Attachments
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 years ago

596

Did a search for "hartech air cooling," found a site pdf headlined "Important-Please Read First..." *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

644

Went to Hartech's home page... lotsa reading and what a well-written & illustrated resource! *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

689

Re: For the air-cooled fans
Alcantera - 6 years ago

622

And no pun was intended: I didn't notice the "fans" - fan connection until I posted! *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

678

Cigarette lighter receptacle too large
sandress - 6 years ago

1,067

I believe I got sleeves from Escort.
Laz - 6 years ago

384

Re: I believe I got sleeves from Escort.
sandress - 6 years ago

392

ebay? *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

360

I replaced the plug with a later version
JMstamford,ct - 6 years ago

360

Re: Wolfi's plug becomes stretched from leaving the Porsche ChargeOmatic trickle . . .
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 6 years ago

466

John, Great idea to pass along. Isn't the 2003-on a better fit?
Laz - 6 years ago

377

I seem to recall getting the instructions on the old board
JMstamford,ct - 6 years ago

388

Ah, the Gordian Knot solution. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

385

Re: Sorry, Laz, but you're asking the wrong guy about "newer" Boxsters! smiling bouncing smiley
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 6 years ago

445

Yeah. I keep making references to my 912. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

340

Simple fix.........
JFP in PA - 6 years ago

401

SAP and Porsche
Laz - 6 years ago

593

M+S tire explanation
Laz - 6 years ago

763

I'm now writing tech articles for about 50 PCA regional newsletters ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

433

Thanks, Pedro. I've got the McQueen quote on a cap I bought at Lime Rock a few years ago. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

366

That quote should actually be attributed to...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

344

Re: That quote should actually be attributed to...
Laz - 6 years ago

330

If it's not the AOS... ?
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 6 years ago

1,151

Most certainly a ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

809

Could be residual oil
Boxsterra - 6 years ago

493

Re: If it's not the AOS... ?
Alcantera - 6 years ago

721

Thanks for the suggestions!
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 6 years ago

641

If (if) the AOS was bad it can put alot of oil into the TB area (even on the TB and butterfly...
MarcW - 6 years ago

907

Thanks, Marc...
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 6 years ago

557

How about a smart phone thread!
boxsterd - 6 years ago

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Re: How about a smart phone thread! Jpeg Attachments
Dave In MD - 6 years ago

397

if i were to get a droid, i'd go with the Nexus S
frogster - 6 years ago

369

I've got a nexus one & absolutely love it
Steve (Morro Bay) - 6 years ago

338

i still use my stupid rotary phonesmiling bouncing smiley *NM*
extanker - 6 years ago

360

If you ever get a cell phone, you will find this comforting... winking smiley Jpeg Attachments
MarkinMD - 6 years ago

381

Last time I checked, my smart phone is as stupid as my laptop... *NM*
dghii - 6 years ago

354

Here's hoping that everyone of our members from the NE are... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

1,115

Re: Here's hoping that everyone of our members from the NE are... Jpeg Attachments
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

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Re: Here's hoping that everyone of our members from the NE are...
Guenter in Ontario - 6 years ago

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Re: Here's hoping that everyone of our members from the NE are...
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

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Re: Here's hoping that everyone of our members from the NE are...
Guenter in Ontario - 6 years ago

419

boxtaboy thank god you got a truckhot smiley *NM*
Clif R - 6 years ago

572

Haha. Thanks Clif! Stay safe! *NM*
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

627

Re: Here's hoping that everyone of our members from the NE are...
lacleven - 6 years ago

486

Well, after about 3 hours out with my monster s**wblower, all is calm and good!
MauriceonLongIsland - 6 years ago

438

My favorite with that s**w blower toy
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 years ago

485

I gotta get me one of those monster s**wblowers!
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 6 years ago

499

Wrestling one of the big blowers isn't easy either
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 years ago

550

Only 13" of s**w in New London, NH
Ed B - 6 years ago

420

Re: Only 13" of s**w in New London, NH
Ollie - 6 years ago

573

Think snow! *NM*
Ed B - 6 years ago

465

It's "snow", not "s**w"
Boxsterra - 6 years ago

504

Let me know how....
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 6 years ago

476

My NYS Thruway observations over the years
Laz - 6 years ago

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Need Some Wheel Wisdom Jpeg Attachments
slotsunami - 6 years ago

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Re: Need Some Wheel Wisdom Jpeg Attachments
RiskMan - 6 years ago

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Re: Need Some Wheel Wisdom Jpeg Attachments
Griff 03s - 6 years ago

684

18" BBS on 1" lowered '02 Boxster S Jpeg Attachments
Ed(Arizona) - 6 years ago

1,536

Re: 18" BBS on 1" lowered '02 Boxster S
slotsunami - 6 years ago

1,384

Re: 18" BBS on 1" lowered '02 Boxster S -Spacer size answer
Ed(Arizona) - 6 years ago

2,215

well, spacers, no matter ow good, add additional
grant - 6 years ago

704

And spacers add unsprung weight
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 years ago

615

How bout grey?... Jpeg Attachments
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

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Re: How bout grey?...
slotsunami - 6 years ago

644

Grey looks terrific. It'd be nice if Porsche offered it as a 0 cost option. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

607

"Porsche" and "0 cost option": LOL *NM*
Tom F. - 6 years ago

674

It's a hoot considering their option list, but I meant like choosing flat exterior colors, etc. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

607

Re: Not sure if this qualifies as "wisdom" but I like these wheels. Jpeg Attachments
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 6 years ago

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Fuchs: There is no substitute. Thanks for the link to the configurator, John. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

1,115

Re: My pleasure, Laz. It amazes me that updated Fuchs A5 style looks so great . . .
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 6 years ago

765

Fuchs still look so "right." And you can't go wrong with drop forging. The avatar isn't me, it's...
Laz - 6 years ago

688

Porsche.com ought to have Fuchs do their configurator. A world of difference with color accuracy. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

1,229

On further perusal, the wheel colors are garish in some cases.
Laz - 6 years ago

715

And so, with the new year, the saga continues...
JackintheBoxster - 6 years ago

1,068

He seems like a good guy, and his shop's the silver lining of your trouble. *NM*
Laz - 6 years ago

317

Fuel grade question (NBC)...
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

952

Maybe this will help...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

603

Re: Maybe this will help...
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

506

The engines are...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

537

What I do based on no science or measurements
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 years ago

562

The manual reads like double-speak. From what you posted I gather the engine is designed...
MarcW - 6 years ago

639

Re: The manual reads like double-speak. From what you posted I gather the engine is designed...
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

461

Log the MPG results with a few tanks of each gas and compare the results... As long as you're not
MauriceonLongIsland - 6 years ago

509

Re: Log the MPG results with a few tanks of each gas and compare the results... As long as you're not
boxtaboy - 6 years ago

583

You won't notice any power difference or even any torque difference without the benefit...
MarcW - 6 years ago

575

Referred to the Evo gas test...
MarcW - 6 years ago

603

Re: Your manual isn't saying all it needs is 87 octane; it's saying you can get by with 87 . . .
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 6 years ago

1,207

Short answer. If you rarely go WOT, then you are never at maximum compression, and therefore....
grant - 6 years ago

485

Just be aware that there doesn't have to be an audible "knock."
Laz - 6 years ago

579

Outside Temperature Indicator Sensor
Dove Canyon Craig - 6 years ago

683

The sensor is the ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 years ago

366

Re: The sensor is the ...
Dove Canyon Craig - 6 years ago

384