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101 projects for your boxster
Alcantera - 8 years ago

1,245

Wayne did a great job...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

721

Nice contribution, Pedro thumbs up *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

627

well, yes and no.
grant - 8 years ago

594

Thanks *NM*
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 8 years ago

516

Re: well, yes and no.
DFW02S - 8 years ago

502

Is it for a 986 or 987? *NM*
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 8 years ago

523

Re: 101 projects for your boxster
Stephen Tinker in Australia..... - 8 years ago

644

Re: 101 projects for your boxster
Alcantera - 8 years ago

569

Re: 101 projects for your boxster
Stephen Tinker in Australia..... - 8 years ago

583

I thought it was more like the GREAT BARrier winking smiley ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

622

As i said, its a worthwhile buy. I just wish....
grant - 8 years ago

611

Brake pads and DEs
tamarsha - 8 years ago

1,378

It all depends...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

918

Re: It all depends...
MikenOH - 8 years ago

902

How's the brake fluid? Might be time to do a flush/bleed to make sure fluid is fresh. *NM*
MarcW - 8 years ago

860

You have a at least three sorta independent questions.
grant - 8 years ago

796

Re: You have a at least three sorta independent questions.
tamarsha - 8 years ago

900

Re: You have a at least three sorta independent questions.
MikenOH - 8 years ago

731

Answers
grant - 8 years ago

824

Re: You have a at least three sorta independent questions.
Paul S. - 8 years ago

779

Re: Brake pads and DEs
Ed(Arizona) - 8 years ago

1,157

Europlates
TSS4LSU - 8 years ago

897

It's all subjective of course, but
Roger987 - 8 years ago

512

Re: Europlates
frogster - 8 years ago

493

Re: Europlates Here's a place where I got my plate and frame.
carlos in Montreal - 8 years ago

491

Re: Europlates Here's a place where I got my plate and frame.www.german-number-plates.com *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 8 years ago

481

Problem with those frames is that they are flat
frogster - 8 years ago

461

Re: Problem with those frames is that they are flat
carlos in Montreal - 8 years ago

504

carlos, are you talking about 986 or987?
frogster - 8 years ago

476

Re: carlos, are you talking about 986 or987? nibe is a 987 *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 8 years ago

501

Re: Europlates
TSS4LSU - 8 years ago

363

IMS replaced and more.....
JiminAZ - 8 years ago

1,210

Re: the cost?
boxster99 - 8 years ago

483

Cost for all was $2200........much labor involved. IMS alone would have been around $2K. *NM*
JiminAZ - 8 years ago

568

Re: IMS replaced and more.....
Alcantera - 8 years ago

468

It's a gamble. If a person wants to keep their car.......
JiminAZ - 8 years ago

553

or just buy insurance for just the IMS for much less
Boxsterra - 8 years ago

531

Re: or just buy insurance for just the IMS for much less
MikenOH - 8 years ago

539

I'm talking about IMS insurance, not car insurance
Boxsterra - 8 years ago

566

Re: IMS replaced and more.....
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

495

Re: IMS replaced - good value whatever the cost.......
Stephen Tinker in Australia..... - 8 years ago

607

Headlight bulb replacement?
gregsterInMO - 8 years ago

847

Re: Headlight bulb replacement?
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

456

Even I
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

532

Or better yet, consider Pedro's Xenon upgrade.
Roger987 - 8 years ago

508

Turned in my SilverStars for excellent Techo Lites thumbs up *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

561

Re: Headlight bulb replacement?
Laz - 8 years ago

396

Looks like good news for some Arctic Silver fans
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

1,014

Sounds like you're in the market for a new Boxster cool smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

559

Naw, for us in the Great White North, the Porsche website is our winter car-p*rn
Roger987 - 8 years ago

513

Re: Naw, for us in the Great White North, the Porsche website is our winter car-p*rn
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

559

Seal Gray for me, but I too enjoy, and owned, an AS with a black drop top cool smiley Jpeg Attachments
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

528

Re: Sounds like you're in the market for a new Boxster ..Nope
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

673

Seal Grey! Seal Grey!
Laz - 8 years ago

572

While I like it on a Boxster
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

514

I'm considering getting a Cayman S, so that's exactly where I'd like to see it. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

521

I concur - it's the nicest of the greys! *NM*
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 8 years ago

506

TPCRacing
Just MID-ENGINES - 8 years ago

867

Re: TPCRacing *NM*
Just MID-ENGINES - 8 years ago

547

No direct experience but IIRC Excellence Mag did a review on a Boxster (or Cayman?) with...
MarcW - 8 years ago

701

Re: TPCRacing
John in VA - 8 years ago

479

Half the price of a new 911 Speedster, and MUCH faster! (some Porsche content)
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

955

Yeah, but it's a hardtop.......
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 8 years ago

507

I'm winning!!! or things I learned while snowed - mostly - in.
JMstamford,ct - 8 years ago

922

You are winning.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

507

Re: You are winning.
JMstamford,ct - 8 years ago

481

Good luck on that! drinking smiley *NM*
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 8 years ago

485

Daytona 24 is just around the corner.....
Rev Dennis - 8 years ago

951

Re: Daytona 24 is just around the corner.....
Dave In MD - 8 years ago

478

Re: Daytona 24 is just around the corner.....
Rev Dennis - 8 years ago

486

Re: Daytona 24 is just around the corner.....
Dave In MD - 8 years ago

410

Which ticket? $85 one?
Rev Dennis - 8 years ago

513

Done! smiling bouncing smiley *NM*
Dave In MD - 8 years ago

527

Along with dry, intermediate, and rain tires, the teams are bringing snows this year. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

504

Re: Along with dry, intermediate, and rain tires, the teams are bringing snows this year.
Dave In MD - 8 years ago

501

Oops! To clarify, I mean tires, not the type of precipitation! *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

491

Re: Daytona 24 is just around the corner.....
MikelSr - 8 years ago

413

Same here! Did Sebring last year. It was a great time. smiling smiley *NM*
Dave In MD - 8 years ago

519

Screech only on startup and link for Insttrument cluster removal
gmoney17 - 8 years ago

1,126

Re: Screech only on startup and link for Insttrument cluster removal
JiminAZ - 8 years ago

663

I second that. Metallic scraping/screeching. It was my car's starter motor/solenoid. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

1,377

Re: Screech only on startup and link for Insttrument cluster removal
ugleeual - 8 years ago

614

Re: Screech only on startup and link for Insttrument cluster removal
derb - 8 years ago

626

Before disconnecting the battery, have your radio code handy. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

739

Re: Before disconnecting the battery, have your radio code handy.
gmoney17 - 8 years ago

714

Starter is on top at front.
Laz - 8 years ago

694

Here are two photos of the location of the starter on a 986: Jpeg Attachments
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

738

Thanks Laz, It appears that was my issue too. *NM*
SPG356 - 8 years ago

681

You're welcome. Also, I think you'll need to open the access behind the seats. Not a big deal either *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

686

Re: You're welcome. I believe the access panel behind seats has to come off, too. Not a big deal. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

709

(Ooops, meant to edit the first reply.) *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

669

Re: Screech only on startup and link for Insttrument cluster removal
ugleeual - 8 years ago

610

Re: Screech only on startup and link for Insttrument cluster removal
SPG356 - 8 years ago

664

Re: Screech only on startup and link for Insttrument cluster removal
RayinVA - 8 years ago

641

Take the Boxster out... Jpeg Attachments
Ollie - 8 years ago

1,009

OUCH...you guys on the frozen tundra may need Pedro's Techno Charger sad smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

567

Steve Tinkler....mate hope you are ok with the floods..the rest of Oz and im sure the pedros board..
Merlin33 - 8 years ago

818

Re: Steve Tinker....mate hope you are ok with the floods..the rest of Oz and im sure the pedros board..
Stephen Tinker in Australia..... - 8 years ago

611

Re: Steve Tinker....mate hope you are OK with the floods..the rest of Oz and I'm sure the Pedro's board..
Alcantera - 8 years ago

500

Re: Steve Tinkler....mate hope you are ok with the floods..the rest of Oz and im sure the pedros board..
Stephen Tinker in Australia..... - 8 years ago

513

What is the lube of choice?
dghii - 8 years ago

996

I clean it with...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

565

Re: What is the lube of choice?
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

487

Re: What is the lube of choice?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

493

Thank you!
dghii - 8 years ago

521

Engine Smoking & Intermittent High Pitch Noise
Arena Red - 8 years ago

2,263

PS: 1998 Boxster with 68K
Arena Red - 8 years ago

826

Unless your qualified I'd say get it to a qualified shop for professional diagnosis..
MarcW - 8 years ago

764

Oil & Water levels and color check out OK
Arena Red - 8 years ago

734

A rubbery smell can sometimes be from the ignition coils' o-rings.
Laz - 8 years ago

941

Fluid levels ok is a good sign. From the rubber or belt smell I think your attention should...
MarcW - 8 years ago

746

I can run the engine without the belt attached?
Arena Red - 8 years ago

825

The poly-ribbed belt runs ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

966

What Pedro said. If you're sure the noise appears at cold engine start or shortly thereafter...
MarcW - 8 years ago

791

Thanks guys...this is very helpful...
Arena Red - 8 years ago

742

Welcome "back" smiling smiley *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

896

What do these items have in common?........ Jpeg Attachments
Harvey in FL - 8 years ago

1,038

Re: What do these items have in common?........
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

554

You picked up all that rubber because...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

584

Pedro...you have mail *NM*
Harvey in FL - 8 years ago

629

Oil Leak?
gregsterInMO - 8 years ago

992

Any engine
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

524

let's assume that its RMS.
grant - 8 years ago

600

An RMS leak should not be neglected... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

963

Battery Maintainer...
marbleheader - 8 years ago

1,131

Re: Battery Maintainer... Image Attachments
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

660

I got two at Wamart that work fine. *NM*
savinor - 8 years ago

719

Re: Battery Maintainer...
steve_wilwerding - 8 years ago

582

You sure it's broken?
Boxsterra - 8 years ago

560

Re: You sure it's broken?
marbleheader - 8 years ago

546

Check out one of our sponsor's banner winking smiley ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

561

One more vote for the Boxster Spyder
Roger987 - 8 years ago

951

Hey, he's just telling us what we already know cool smiley ...but
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

531

New Car Shopping...
marbleheader - 8 years ago

1,049

Early in the quarter
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

589

Re: Early in the quarter
marbleheader - 8 years ago

601

Re: Early in the quarter
db997S - 8 years ago

520

driver's seat squeak
boxsterd - 8 years ago

866

Re: driver's seat squeak
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

510

Re: driver's seat squeak
Wayne K - 8 years ago

452

Re: driver's seat squeak
boxsterd - 8 years ago

740

WAR EAGLE! ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

1,151

It pays to have a professional quarterback at the helm hot smiley the finger smiley *NM*
db997S - 8 years ago

614

It pays to be a member of the strongest conference in America smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

617

It pays to have a monster of a defensive lineman. *NM*
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

547

Detroit 2011: Porsche unveils 918 RSR
danz76 - 8 years ago

1,031

I've always wondered if I'm the sole weirdo ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

2,256

You're not alone
Bobtesa - 8 years ago

1,126

An octopus would enjoy going from one tank to the other. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

2,621

Re: I've always wondered if I'm the sole weirdo ...
db997S - 8 years ago

1,253

Now you've gone and done it
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

1,237

Actually, kind of cool, Pedro. Why, you could even add a Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

1,190

Nice shots Guenter looks cold bet you didn't have the top down that daysmiling smiley *NM*
DougW - 8 years ago

1,132

I get air intakes
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,247

Re: I get air intakes
Motobob - 8 years ago

1,163

If you look closely at the photo... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

1,197

Pedro, I have to say that is original..................very nice.thumbs up *NM*
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

1,241

Re: If you look closely at the photo...
Motobob - 8 years ago

1,328

Fish are generally considered ....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

1,369

They seem to be smart enough to avoid my flies often enough! *NM*
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 8 years ago

1,002

Re: Fish are generally considered ....
Motobob - 8 years ago

1,400

Re: Fish are generally considered ....
Laz - 8 years ago

1,297

Pedro's fish are exceptionally....
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

1,405

Gary, I hope it's not an
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

1,281

No, just a fishy one winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

1,164

Are you back home?...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

1,324

Yes, and thanks smiling smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

1,229

Re: If you look closely at the photo... Video Attachments
Laz - 8 years ago

1,373

Mine used to be exercise
Sheriff John - 8 years ago

1,319

A Technotunnel! grinning smiley *NM*
CarreraLicious - 8 years ago

999

Re: I've always wondered if I'm the sole weirdo ...
CK in Chatham NJ - 8 years ago

1,227

Re: I've always wondered if I'm the sole weirdo ...
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

1,335

LOL ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

1,169

Very impressive. We need to find you more projects... *NM*
atwnsw - 8 years ago

1,241

My Other Hobby Jpeg Attachments
Dan08BoxS - 8 years ago

1,205

Re: I've always wondered if I'm the sole weirdo ...
Alcantera - 8 years ago

1,219

Some RC Hobby Jpeg Attachments
Isaac '04SE (Hollywood FL / Mexico City) - 8 years ago

958

Re: Some RC Hobby...Now those like some serious toys! Regards, *NM*
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

1,327

Re: Some RC Hobby
Dan08BoxS - 8 years ago

1,928

Porsche unveils 918RSR in Detroit... Video Attachments
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

1,112

I noticed the horizontal fan for the first time. Video of the 917 puts a shiver down my spine. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

526

@ Porsche's official site check out the 918 video in Entertainment/Porsche Web Cinema. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

532

They also predict selling more than 100,000 total units in 2011 eye popping smiley *NM*
db997S - 8 years ago

510

When I first got interested in Porsches they were making 60 per day. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

520

Hey Marc, need a few parts for your 911? NBC
Paralizer - 8 years ago

990

Re: Hey Marc, need a few parts for your 911? NBC
Ruby - 8 years ago

545

Damn.... I doubt even if there's a working light bulb in that car. *NM*
MarcW - 8 years ago

679

The Boxster is done. Later today (tonight) I'll pick it up and...
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,089

Looking forward to the pics
Rob in CO - 8 years ago

555

Was all set to post pics but a shakedown drive had the same symptom and P1341 error code...
MarcW - 8 years ago

671

The silver lining is that Porsche windshields get sandblasted pretty quickly anyway. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

875

A bad electrical connection, perhaps. Found this at Renntech:
Laz - 8 years ago

499

Sure, could be. I didn't diagnose the cause of the problem. I relied upon the Porsche tech...
MarcW - 8 years ago

505

NBC: For the 3-D aficionados out there: BCS Championship Game on ESPN3D tonight
Carlos (no longer in Vegas) - 8 years ago

832

Boxsters Sleeping Pics Jpeg Attachments
nmanitou (Doug in MI) - 8 years ago

1,080

Re: Boxsters Sleeping Pics
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

595

Is that a GT3 snowblower in Bright Orange? *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

556

Yup - 6 speed, plus 2 speed reverse! *NM*
nmanitou (Doug in MI) - 8 years ago

581

Yea but what mods have you made to it?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

600

Advice needed: clutch is going on my 98 BOX with 102K miles...sad smiley
RayinVA - 8 years ago

1,088

Re: Advice needed: clutch is going on my 98 BOX with 102K miles...sad smiley
steve_wilwerding - 8 years ago

582

Re: Advice needed: clutch is going on my 98 BOX with 102K miles...sad smiley
Ruby - 8 years ago

556

Re: Advice needed: clutch is going on my 98 BOX with 102K miles...sad smiley
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

604

When I decided to lower the tranny on my car...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

609