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Very much a NBC post- I am considering getting set up on the home theater 3D experience.....
Tony in Whittier - 7 years ago

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try this site for some help
Harvey in FL - 7 years ago

744

being on the cutting edge is very expensive and risky
frogster - 7 years ago

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Re: being on the cutting edge is very expensive and risky
SeaNile - 7 years ago

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Re: being on the cutting edge is very expensive and risky
Rev Dennis - 7 years ago

648

I agree that the 3D is not catching on with consumers. My TV is developing a driver problem that is
Tony in Whittier - 7 years ago

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One mans comments
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

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Re: Another man's comments
db997S - 7 years ago

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Re: One mans comments
extanker - 7 years ago

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Re: One mans comments
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

598

I'm still running my 65" HD Mitsu projector....great set
patrick - 7 years ago

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Re: Very much a NBC post- I am considering getting set up on the home theater 3D experience.....
Paul S. - 7 years ago

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I have the 3D Panasonic with DirecTV. Sports are amazing in 3D
Carlos (no longer in Vegas) - 7 years ago

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Ignition switch question.
TCinNJ - 7 years ago

800

You don't, you replace the $10 switch............ *NM*
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

413

No lubrication should be needed. Why do you think you need to lube the switch? *NM*
MarcW - 7 years ago

404

What's the symptom? *NM*
Boxsterra - 7 years ago

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More smaller engine news
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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four engines per season, 12k RPM limit. this sounds like real fun. not.
frogster - 7 years ago

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Could be worse - they could be going to stupid electric cars! *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

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Re: Don't give them any ideas; Please! *NM*
bgale (Montrose,CO) - 7 years ago

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Car cover for use with CTEK Battery charger?confused smiley
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 7 years ago

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Re: Car cover for use with CTEK Battery charger?confused smiley
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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Isn't the Moll Battery maintenance free?
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 7 years ago

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No, it is a flooded flat plate battery with removable caps for filling the cells. *NM*
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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Not Mine! Jpeg Attachments
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 7 years ago

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Re: Not Mine! - Yes yours.
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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After I read your post...
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 7 years ago

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Yes mine!
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 7 years ago

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Ed, you aren't the first one
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

526

Spring can't come too soon......
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 7 years ago

468

Yes, the six plastic caps with the crosses cut into them.........and yours is a real Moll. *NM*
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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Oh, and I wouldn't bet the white, Porsche logoed battery is a Moll either.........................
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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Car cover and battery maintainer - and my hibernation list Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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Re: Car cover for use with CTEK Battery charger?confused smiley
Indybox - 7 years ago

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Re: Car cover for use with CTEK Battery charger?confused smiley
carlos in Montreal - 7 years ago

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I'm preety sure they're concerned with the battery itself
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 7 years ago

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I've had my car under a Noah cover for 5 winters
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

617

Aside from the 911
JackintheBoxster - 7 years ago

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It took them a few decades, but the current XK is at long last a nice homage to the E-type. *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

645

I haven't seen it in person but the pictures don't seem to have the sports car appeal of the E *NM*
JackintheBoxster - 7 years ago

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Everything these days has been beefed up; safety regs and all that. Less lithe, but a good update.. *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

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My '67 XK-E Jpeg Attachments
whall - 7 years ago

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Re: My '67 XK-E Jpeg Attachments
MauriceonLongIsland - 7 years ago

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That was my favorite car of all time
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 7 years ago

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That sounds like a quality poster, I might like to see that more than the pic of the car above! *NM*
Spanky - 7 years ago

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Re: That sounds like a quality poster, I might like to see that more than the pic of the car above!
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 7 years ago

563

Beautiful car Bill! *NM*
boxtaboy - 7 years ago

574

Beautiful car. Had a friend in the
Dave In MD - 7 years ago

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Re: Beautiful car. Had a friend in the
Wayne K - 7 years ago

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Wow!
dghii - 7 years ago

551

Not for the faint of heart. eye popping smiley Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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Re: Not for the faint of heart. eye popping smiley
ff42racer - 7 years ago

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A very cold one! grinning smiley *NM*
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 7 years ago

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Hope he has heated seats cool smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 7 years ago

459

Frogster posted this one many, many years ago...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 years ago

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it's an MG F parked in Versoix, a few km north of Geneva on Lac Leman (or lake geneva)
frogster - 7 years ago

429

I'm bummed
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

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That is bad news at any time, but particularly at this time.
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

393

Even worse
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

388

On the other hand...
Constantin - 7 years ago

412

As it is for many here, my thoughts are with the soldier, his family, and you, Mike. *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

416

The pain will subside, their wonderful memories won't, and hopefully their pride won't *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 7 years ago

441

Sorry to hear that Mike.
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

388

So sorry to hear that. So much sacrifice... *NM*
Constantin - 7 years ago

387

He is in our thoughts and prayers. *NM*
Dan08BoxS - 7 years ago

448

My prayers are with him and his family
Bobtesa - 7 years ago

373

Re: I'm bummed
IFlyLow - 7 years ago

361

Re: I'm bummed
Al in Melbourne Beach - 7 years ago

435

Finally took the Box out after a month not driving her, and... Jpeg Attachments
boxtaboy - 7 years ago

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Re: Finally took the Box out after a month not driving her, and...
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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Re: Finally took the Box out after a month not driving her, and...
boxtaboy - 7 years ago

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BAD Boxtaboy!, Bad!
986rgt - 7 years ago

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Re: BAD Boxtaboy!, Bad! Jpeg Attachments
boxtaboy - 7 years ago

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Now I've heard everything! eye popping smiley
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 7 years ago

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Re: Now I've heard everything! eye popping smiley
boxtaboy - 7 years ago

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Dude, you need your head examined. winking smiley
JMstamford,ct - 7 years ago

592

We are holding him ransom. grinning smiley *NM*
boxtaboy - 7 years ago

564

My Boxster (05 base) loves the heat
garyinseattle - 7 years ago

628

Ditto my 02. Warm days the car almost feels plush compared to the same car on a real cold...
MarcW - 7 years ago

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Re: Finally took the Box out after a month not driving her, and...
db997S - 7 years ago

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Re: Finally took the Box out after a month not driving her, and...
boxtaboy - 7 years ago

566

Re: Finally took the Box out after a month not driving her, and...
longislander1 - 7 years ago

560

Re: Finally took the Box out after a month not driving her, and...
boxtaboy - 7 years ago

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Re: Finally took the Box out after a month not driving her, and...
Clif R - 7 years ago

570

Re: Finally took the Box out after a month not driving her, and...
boxtaboy - 7 years ago

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I thought the 350Z sounded good, until I got this!! Jpeg Attachments
dennisafrompa - 7 years ago

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Lol. You guys crack me up. What's wrong with liking a truck? winking smiley *NM*
boxtaboy - 7 years ago

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What's wrong with liking a truck? winking smiley
JMstamford,ct - 7 years ago

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Re: What's wrong with liking a truck? winking smiley hey i did it too
Clif R - 7 years ago

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LOL. Nice one Dennis grinning smiley Have to confess though...
Clam - 7 years ago

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Re: I thought the 350Z sounded good, until I got this!! Jpeg Attachments
Wayne K - 7 years ago

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I've been running Mobil 1 10-40 but with this REALLY cold weather should I switch to Castrol 5-30?? *NM*
John B in SC - 7 years ago

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No, 30 weight is too thin for these engines; you should be fine with 10W-40 in SC..... *NM*
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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10W synthetic pumps fine. Just drive it easy until it warms a bit
grant - 7 years ago

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Perhaps I’m showing my age, but I remember when 10W-X oils were recommended for the arctic....... *NM*
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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0W-40? *NM*
Jayusa123 - 7 years ago

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We are decidedly not fans of 0W-anything.................
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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I would suspect then that you're not a fan of the 0W-5 they recommend for my new Tundra? *NM*
John B in SC - 7 years ago

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Re: I would suspect then that you're not a fan of the 0W-5 they recommend for my new Tundra?
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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Is there harm in substituting
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

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Re: Is there harm in substituting
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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Re: Is there harm in substituting
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

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Re: Is there harm in substituting
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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Re: Is there harm in substituting
Capt Ron - 7 years ago

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I would suspect there is no harm....
grant - 7 years ago

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Re: We are decidedly not fans of 0W-anything.................
Wayne K - 7 years ago

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My 02 Boxster covered 10s of thousands of miles on Mobil 1 0w-40 with 5K mile oil/filter...
MarcW - 7 years ago

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While i too have moved away from M1 0W40....
grant - 7 years ago

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Re: We are decidedly not fans of 0W-anything.................
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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Have you ever caught yourself watching them sleep? Jpeg Attachments
Dan08BoxS - 7 years ago

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OK, I admit I do too. Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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Whimps!!!! Jpeg Attachments
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 7 years ago

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Another long winter ahead .... Jpeg Attachments
Roger987 - 7 years ago

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Yes, but Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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Drama Queens! Jpeg Attachments
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 7 years ago

518

Drama Queens! grinning smiley grinning smiley grinning smiley I think you and I had the same Gif Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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LOLthumbs up *NM*
Clam - 7 years ago

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Not even a dusting here.
Roger987 - 7 years ago

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Re: Have you ever caught yourself watching them sleep? Jpeg Attachments
MikelSr - 7 years ago

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No Garage Queen Jpeg Attachments
garyinseattle - 7 years ago

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Don't have to deal with the cold but if it rains for a couple of days.... Jpeg Attachments
r9i8c7k - 7 years ago

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Sleeping with protection .... Jpeg Attachments
Clam - 7 years ago

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grinning smiley *NM*
Roger987 - 7 years ago

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winter of 09 vs 10....... tongue sticking out smiley Jpeg Attachments
Harvey in FL - 7 years ago

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Sleeping in Red Satin .....eye rolling smiley Jpeg Attachments
Isaac '04SE (Hollywood FL / Mexico City) - 7 years ago

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Permagrin *NM*
Dan08BoxS - 7 years ago

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Late to the picture party - but what really freaks me out.... Jpeg Attachments
John B in SC - 7 years ago

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eye popping smiley grinning smiley grinning smiley
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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Permagrin Jpeg Attachments
Dan08BoxS - 7 years ago

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You've got that right, Dan
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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Hardtop Fit Question
Tom F. - 7 years ago

1,176

Re: Hardtop Fit Question
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

2,341

Re: Hardtop Fit Question
Tom F. - 7 years ago

1,591

My experience
Roger987 - 7 years ago

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Re: Hardtop Fit Question
Clif R - 7 years ago

1,254

Re: Hardtop Fit Question Maurice are you out there ? *NM*
Clif R - 7 years ago

864

Me too: Maurice?
Tom F. - 7 years ago

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Re: Me too: Maurice?
MauriceonLongIsland - 7 years ago

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It may not be the fit.....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 7 years ago

913

Thanks everyone...
Tom F. - 7 years ago

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hesitating litronics head lamps
Sheriff John - 7 years ago

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Answer
Howard in London - 7 years ago

448

Thx Howard!
Sheriff John - 7 years ago

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Are they factory Lits, or installed post delivery? *NM*
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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factory Lits, *NM*
Sheriff John - 7 years ago

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Factory Lits have one major advantage.............
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

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Mine had the problem intermittently a couple years ago, then gone. Cold weather, maybe? *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

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My limited experience is it can take a moment or two (5 seconds seems stretching it though)...
MarcW - 7 years ago

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Maybe contacts at the headlamp unit being fussy, (or the light switch) possibly due to the cold. *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

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Doesn't get too cold here in SoCal
Sheriff John - 7 years ago

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Oh, and people here have found the ignition switch to be a problem with various electrical issues. *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

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Calling MikeF.
gregsterInMO - 7 years ago

1,057

Is the noise coming from the front of the engine? With any noise like 'loose change'...
MarcW - 7 years ago

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Re: Is the noise coming from the front of the engine? With any noise like 'loose change'...
gregsterInMO - 7 years ago

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Is the windscreen secure in the space between the rollbar hoops and are the wind blockers...
MarcW - 7 years ago

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Maybe it IS loose change. Check very carefully under the seats and don't poke any wires. Also...
Laz - 7 years ago

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Re: Maybe it IS loose change. I believe someone had some loose change go down the side of
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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'loose change' = water pump? *NM*
babamoto - 7 years ago

542

That "sounds" good. My experience has been it's like marbles rolling around fast in a ceramic bowl. *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

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Re: Calling MikeF.
Spanky - 7 years ago

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Here is where you will find the adjustment bolt for those "tension ropes": Jpeg Attachments
MauriceonLongIsland - 7 years ago

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And we thought using the Boxster trunk as a pizza oven was something... Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 7 years ago

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Now if that were just a convertible
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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Good concept! *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

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4th in a row... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 years ago

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Congratulations, Pedro!!!!!!!!! I can just imagine how difficult it must have been for you to
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

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Great story Pedro smiling smiley *NM*
Howard in London - 7 years ago

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Congrats to you , and to Gary thumbs up *NM*
Clam - 7 years ago

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Re: 4th in a row...
steve on hhi - 7 years ago

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Re: 4th in a row...
Gary in SoFL - 7 years ago

469

Congrats Pedro smileys with beer *NM*
Burg Boxster - 7 years ago

558

Congrats, Pedro. *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

605

Great story Pedro. Love the ending which caught me off guard. *NM*
Wayne K - 7 years ago

505

Way to bring home the hardware Pedro! *NM*
DougW - 7 years ago

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Re: 4th in a row...
silverbox03 - 7 years ago

525

Congrat's Pedro. What's the expression? Something about discretion and valour .... *NM*
Roger987 - 7 years ago

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Re: Congrats Pedro!!!! *NM*
slotsunami - 7 years ago

552

Great story - congrats on your championship!!!! - and "way to protect Gary's car" - my similar...
grant - 7 years ago

567

Given Pedro's recent Boxster driving "luck", a bit of concern was reasonable drinking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 7 years ago

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For my friends
MikelSr - 7 years ago

1,153

I am so sorry for your loss.
JMstamford,ct - 7 years ago

562

Condolences Mike. I will keep your Family in my prayers. *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

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It's bad enough losing parents, but a brother... my condolences. *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

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I'm very sorry for your loss. *NM*
Kevin the Slow in NYC - 7 years ago

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My condolences to you and his family *NM*
Todd in PA - 7 years ago

673

Re: Sorry for your loss Mike *NM*
bgale (Montrose,CO) - 7 years ago

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So sorry for you loss, Mike
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

578

Truly sorry for your family's loss... *NM*
r9i8c7k - 7 years ago

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Very sorry for your loss. sad smiley *NM*
Eric (Plug Guy) - 7 years ago

605

Sincerest condolences on you loss, Mike. *NM*
Burg Boxster - 7 years ago

555

My sincere condolences, Mike...
FrankZ, Chicago - 7 years ago

625

Sincerest condolences on your terrible loss. *NM*
MarcW - 7 years ago

570

This is very saddening. Peace be with you and your family. *NM*
Wayne K - 7 years ago

551

Very sorry for your family's loss...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 years ago

700

My Condolences Mike *NM*
DougW - 7 years ago

575

very sorry to hear. *NM*
Rev Dennis - 7 years ago

532

My most sincere condolences. Regards, *NM*
MauriceonLongIsland - 7 years ago

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Condolences and prayers for your loss *NM*
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 7 years ago

555

Life can be so harsh sometimes....so very sorry for your loss.... *NM*
Sandbox - 7 years ago

780

Re: So sorry for your loss Mike *NM*
slotsunami - 7 years ago

495

Somehow you'll have the strength to get through this, Mikel. Deepest condolences... *NM*
babamoto - 7 years ago

581

Hopefully the pain of your loss is supplanted by wonderful memories soon *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 7 years ago

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OK, I'll Bite...What does *NM* Stand For???!!! *NM*
IFlyLow - 7 years ago

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"No Message" would be my guess...the full content of the post is in the subject line. *NM*
Leor ('09S, North of Boston) - 7 years ago

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Re: "No Message" would be my guess...the full content of the post is in the subject line.
IFlyLow - 7 years ago

376

Correct. No Message. No need to click to read. See this as a case in point *NM*
db997S - 7 years ago

396

I've asked so many similar questions over the years
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

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"NMNM" stands for "No Message in New Mexico" spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

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Fell for the Boxster all over again.
JMstamford,ct - 7 years ago

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I'm with you JM.
TCinNJ - 7 years ago

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Re: I'm with you JM.
JMstamford,ct - 7 years ago

473

Re: I'm with you JM.
boxtaboy - 7 years ago

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Re: I'm with you JM.
JMstamford,ct - 7 years ago

443

Re: Fell for the Boxster all over again.
boxtaboy - 7 years ago

470

There needs to be an intervention - FAST! hot smiley grinning smiley *NM*
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 7 years ago

505

From December 2010 Excellence
Roger987 - 7 years ago

519

Re: Fell for the Boxster all over again.
IFlyLow - 7 years ago

410

Spoiler decal
a986dude - 7 years ago

1,073

Re: Spoiler decal Jpeg Attachments
Dave In MD - 7 years ago

504

Re: Spoiler decal
a986dude - 7 years ago

454

One of the Year's worst selling cars???? 2010 Cayman????
Dan08BoxS - 7 years ago

1,150

Re: One of the Year's worst selling cars???? 2010 Cayman????
Davzin - 7 years ago

607

Word I get from the various dealers...
MarcW - 7 years ago

567

Could it be...
Bobtesa - 7 years ago

628

Yes, in fact I think people knew up front the Cayman was just a Boxster coupe and didn't assign...
MarcW - 7 years ago

734

Re: One of the Year's worst selling cars???? 2010 Cayman????
boxsterd - 7 years ago

617

As one who has no use of his Boxster's soft top I have considered buying a new Boxster S...
MarcW - 7 years ago

676

Re: As one who has no use of his Boxster's soft top I have considered buying a new Boxster S...
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

647

The PCCB option is pricy but I think it is really cool. 'course, when push comes to shove...
MarcW - 7 years ago

659

Re: One of the Year's worst selling cars???? 2010 Cayman????
IFlyLow - 7 years ago

581

Re: One of the Year's worst selling cars???? 2010 Cayman????
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 7 years ago

507

DC Area - Engine Failure Seminar from LN On Saturday AM
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

1,197

How was the seminar? Learn anything new? *NM*
MarcW - 7 years ago

432

Just added a Painted Console - Photos Included Jpeg Attachments
Chuck W. - 7 years ago

1,199

Re: Just added a Painted Console - Photos Included
Spyder 517 - 7 years ago

1,077

Not only is the engine backwards...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 years ago

493

I like it...
r9i8c7k - 7 years ago

442

console removal and replacement is not really that much work.
frogster - 7 years ago

485

I've done this to my last two Porsches. Really brightens up the cabin
db997S - 7 years ago

499

Re: I've done this to my last two Porsches. Really brightens up the cabin
Clarkaddison - 7 years ago

512

Posting pictures with Flickr Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

526

Re: Posting pictures with Flickr Image Attachments
Clarkaddison - 7 years ago

438

You almost had it. Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

458

Re: You almost had it. Jpeg Attachments
Clarkaddison - 7 years ago

443

Success thumbs up
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

440

Re: Just added a Painted Console - Photos Included
steve on hhi - 7 years ago

502

Kenwood Nav Stereo
Chuck W. - 7 years ago

475

Re: Kenwood Nav Stereo
steve on hhi - 7 years ago

459

Me likey. Did the same thing and love it. *NM*
Gundo - 7 years ago

432

What else should I change while changing my engine?
Byron in Atlanta - 7 years ago

1,449

Re: What else should I change while changing my engine?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

1,104

Re: What else should I change while changing my engine?
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

1,299

Re: What else should I change while changing my engine?
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

922

Re: What else should I change while changing my engine?
db997S - 7 years ago

932

Can't put GT3 engine mount in 986
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

1,091

Check everything for wear while the engine is out of the car
Boxsterra - 7 years ago

821

Re: Check everything for wear while the engine is out of the car
nils - 7 years ago

1,028

It's not insurance, it's Kool Aid
Boxsterra - 7 years ago

913

All we know
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

955

Re: All we know
db997S - 7 years ago

899

Re: All we know
John B in SC - 7 years ago

932

God it's great to have you guys back! drinking smiley *NM*
Byron in Atlanta - 7 years ago

998

Some other things to worry some
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 years ago

867

It is really a question of statistics and risk tolerance
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

960

great post.
Dave In MD - 7 years ago

1,035

John...doesn't your calculation assume the LN bearing never fails? *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 7 years ago

1,053

Re: It is really a question of statistics and risk tolerance
KWelty - 7 years ago

885

Heh
Boxsterra - 7 years ago

862

Good catch, and I agree with Stefan's response. *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

1,044

I like your analysis but I don't agree with one of your premises
Boxsterra - 7 years ago

957

Re: I like your analysis but I don't agree with one of your premises
extanker - 7 years ago

996

Re LN scheduled inspection: It seems they're asking customers to do beta testing. *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

883

Exactly...if there were a reasonable fix, or if the issue was really prevasive,
Gary in SoFL - 7 years ago

1,001

Porsche did fix it. They redesigned the engine to get rid of the pest. That says there's an issue *NM*
db997S - 7 years ago

991

But maybe less of an issue than a timing chain
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

1,300

Re: But maybe less of an issue than a timing chain
db997S - 7 years ago

921

Re: It's not insurance, it's Kool Aid
Al in Melbourne Beach - 7 years ago

939

I don't even think the LN one is lubricated
Boxsterra - 7 years ago

851

From talking to my PCA tech buddies
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

924

Re: From talking to my PCA tech buddies
MauriceonLongIsland - 7 years ago

1,017

Re: From talking to my PCA tech buddies
extanker - 7 years ago

833

i think red lightning said that - grease sels break down. True.
grant - 7 years ago

1,111

Its more complicated than that,.
grant - 7 years ago

1,045

Re: Its more complicated than that,.
Al in Melbourne Beach - 7 years ago

870

Re: I don't even think the LN one is lubricated - that's the point
grant - 7 years ago

845

The problem is...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 years ago

889

Pedro: "I'll be the Guinea Pig" - useless without pics! spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

1,003

OK. how's this... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 years ago

896

New Mascot? drinking smiley *NM*
db997S - 7 years ago

837

Re: OK. how's this... Yeah, That's what I'm talking about ! *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

842

Re: The problem is...
Ed B - 7 years ago

1,011

Boxter key not working PlEASE help !!!
joe123 - 7 years ago

850

It sounds to me as if...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 years ago

508

Another possibility
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

469

Re: Boxter key not working PlEASE help !!!
IFlyLow - 7 years ago

467

Have you tried the Poor Man's Computer Reset?
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

721

So I got bit by the Porsche bug again.....
Chris A. - 7 years ago

1,345

You are doing a lot better than I did ...
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 7 years ago

559

Re: You are doing a lot better than I did ...
Laz - 7 years ago

676

Between 1974 and 2008...
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 7 years ago

574

Re: Between 1974 and 2008...
Laz - 7 years ago

701

The Brits drink warm beer because Lucas (AKA “The Prince of Darkness”) also makes refrigeration gear *NM*
JFP in PA - 7 years ago

611

Why don't Brits make any computers?
Burg Boxster - 7 years ago

729

Re: Why don't Brits make any computers? (edited reply to make sense... maybe)
Laz - 7 years ago

609

Re: Why don't Brits make any computers?
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

674

Well, if we're gonna start that.....Why do the Americans drink their American beer cold?...
Howard in London - 7 years ago

588

Welcome back Chris. Your new car sounds interesting. *NM*
Alberta Alex - 7 years ago

605

Any other car details than model and year?
db997S - 7 years ago

595

Re: Time w/o Porsche
bgale (Montrose,CO) - 7 years ago

614

Re: Any other car details than model and year?
Chris A. - 7 years ago

589

The 997 Turbo won't have as much power as your 986, but you'll get used to it . . . winking smiley *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

583

Re: The 997 Turbo won't have as much power as your 986, but you'll get used to it . . . winking smiley
Chris A. - 7 years ago

527

Re: The 997 Turbo won't have as much power as your 986, but you'll get used to it . . . winking smiley
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

556

Re: The 997 Turbo won't have as much power as your 986, but you'll get used to it . . . winking smiley
Burg Boxster - 7 years ago

550

Welcome back and welcome to...
Burg Boxster - 7 years ago

560

Re: Welcome back and welcome to...
Chris A. - 7 years ago

542

Oh you'll love the 997 Turbo....
Howard in London - 7 years ago

602

So I picked it up from Houston this weekend and immediatly drove it 8hrs back home..... Jpeg Attachments
Chris A. - 7 years ago

593

Ya know this lack of spare thing...angry smiley
Paralizer - 7 years ago

1,623

Don't let the beer go flat *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

784

you can get the spare tire look by drinking too much beer *NM*
extanker - 7 years ago

877

I think that's a Porsche option, like "Additional Interior Package in Aluminum Look." *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

885

Information for you
AreaOne - 7 years ago

732

Yes, good info here and there are links to parts sources, too. *NM*
Laz - 7 years ago

814

Re: Ya know this lack of spare thing...angry smiley
Paralizer - 7 years ago

830

Thoughts for Mikel today -
Meredith in Atlanta - 7 years ago

870

Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

1,539

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads Jpeg Attachments
Dave In MD - 7 years ago

670

Blue Ridge Parkway Jpeg Attachments
Roger987 - 7 years ago

714

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads Jpeg Attachments
Burg Boxster - 7 years ago

925

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

975

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads
Burg Boxster - 7 years ago

688

grinning smiley grinning smiley grinning smiley Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

707

Burg....you wild party animal cool smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 7 years ago

743

I thought you'd never ask - been waiting to show these off... Jpeg Attachments
nmanitou (Doug in MI) - 7 years ago

932

Great time of year to drive those roads
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

755

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads
Christian in Atl - 7 years ago

719

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads Jpeg Attachments
Red_Lightnin! - 7 years ago

649

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roadsthumbs up Jpeg Attachments
jwdbox - 7 years ago

696

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads thumbs up
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

779

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads thumbs up
jwdbox - 7 years ago

579

My first Boxster... Jpeg Attachments
r9i8c7k - 7 years ago

832

how about a video? Video Attachments
Steve (Morro Bay) - 7 years ago

720

if that link doesn't work
Steve (Morro Bay) - 7 years ago

674

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads Jpeg Attachments
Paralizer - 7 years ago

701

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads Jpeg Attachments
John B in SC - 7 years ago

693

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads Jpeg Attachments
986rgt - 7 years ago

649

Re: Friday Scan day Porsches on mountain roads Jpeg Attachments
Doug (Vancouver) - 7 years ago

806

My old 996 C4S driving thru the alps...(pic won't post sad smiley ) Image Attachments
Howard in London - 7 years ago

875

Moderator - Howard's pic Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 years ago

849

WOW - looks like heaven! *NM*
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 7 years ago

652

Re: WOW - looks like heaven!
Capt Ron - 7 years ago

706

Thanks Pedro. *NM*
Howard in London - 7 years ago

727

Turn Signal Issue
JTK San Diego - 7 years ago

680

Re: Turn Signal Issue
tom coughlin - 7 years ago

438

Might be a relay issue. But check the front and rear bulbs and sockets/connections. My 02's left...
MarcW - 7 years ago

394

Yikes! Missed my Cayman this morning!
Meredith in Atlanta - 7 years ago

911

You can always return to the Porsche fold. All will be forgiven. *NM*
MarcW - 7 years ago

453

That's the problem with Swedish cars, 21F is balmy so no need for heated seats hot smiley *NM*
db997S - 7 years ago

482

Re: Yikes! Missed my Cayman this morning!
Capt Ron - 7 years ago

470

Re: Yikes! Missed my Cayman this morning!
Alcantera - 7 years ago

426

Re: Yikes! Missed my Cayman this morning!
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

430

It was pretty cool this morning...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 years ago

499

Sheesh, Pedro! Next you'll be telling us about
Guenter in Ontario - 7 years ago

494

Re: Almost as cold as ...
bgale (Montrose,CO) - 7 years ago

491

LOL spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
Meredith in Atlanta - 7 years ago

471

Mer, I believe you bought a Volvo
Rev Dennis - 7 years ago

514

Re: Mer, I believe you bought a Volvo
dennisafrompa - 7 years ago

482

Not new, but new to me. *NM*
Rev Dennis - 7 years ago

487