Welcome! Log In Create A New Profile

Main Forum

Discussion of Boxsters and other Porsches 
AnnouncementsLast Post
AnnouncementInstructions for posting photos10/22/2011 07:51AM
AnnouncementOur Rules11/11/2010 02:00PM

Expect the best, and accept no substitute.

Products for your Boxster, Cayman and Carrera.
PostViews

Oil leaking from Oil Filter
gmoney17 - 8 years ago

895

Re: Oil leaking from Oil Filter
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

495

The leak could be wholly or partly due to not having been properly tightened.
Laz - 8 years ago

667

It's also possible that there is an extra o-ring
Boxsterra - 8 years ago

536

Why I do as much of my own car service as possible. **NBC** Jpeg Attachments
r9i8c7k - 8 years ago

1,142

I saw a car fall off a lift at a dealer one day
frogster - 8 years ago

1,158

That's an Audi dealership ??
Roger987 - 8 years ago

612

Now that the law suit has been dismissed, you'll soon have that Audi Experience *NM*
db997S - 8 years ago

741

That's not like any Audi dealership that I've been at.
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

643

Re: That's not like any Audi dealership that I've been at.
r9i8c7k - 8 years ago

559

I find that as opposed to dealers, indies...
grant - 8 years ago

587

Well geez, what did you...
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

639

Re: Insurance regulations. I agree, but it also allows them to keep motormouth know-it-alls away.
Laz - 8 years ago

556

Re: Why I do as much of my own car service as possible. **NBC**
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

540

Tech Session at Livermore Porsche Jan 22 at 10am...
MarcW - 8 years ago

827

MAF problems?
Paul-sussex uk - 8 years ago

849

Would be nice to have a bit more detail on the symptoms. Does the erratic ticker occur...
MarcW - 8 years ago

517

Where do you park your Boxster when shopping
Ruby - 8 years ago

1,138

At home............. *NM*
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

806

+1 *NM*
longislander1 - 8 years ago

760

Anywhere
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

781

row ends, end of the lot, and out of the way of foot traffic.
grant - 8 years ago

864

Re: Where do you park your Boxster when shopping
John B in SC - 8 years ago

851

i do something similar but for other reasons as well
frogster - 8 years ago

848

Whenever possible as far away from other cars as possible (within reason that is) and...
MarcW - 8 years ago

838

Re: Where do you park your Boxster when shopping
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

769

By myself, I do not take the Boxster Shopping.
r9i8c7k - 8 years ago

770

Re: Where do you park your Boxster when shopping
boxtaboy - 8 years ago

752

Any where, but really tight spots *NM*
db997S - 8 years ago

748

Out in left field with the other nuts
Bobtesa - 8 years ago

812

Re: Where do you park your Boxster when shopping
Laz - 8 years ago

782

Re: I always park as close as I can get
Michael SYS Driver - 8 years ago

880

Re: Where do you park your Boxster when shopping
chasbyron - 8 years ago

764

Fueling problems
Davzin - 8 years ago

1,154

Re: Fueling problems-it may have been the station's pump
bgale (Montrose,CO) - 8 years ago

540

Re: Fueling problems
Al in Melbourne Beach - 8 years ago

613

Bet it's the sensor
Ruby - 8 years ago

571

Re: Bet it's the sensor
Davzin - 8 years ago

588

In need of some advise
getready - 8 years ago

2,094

You could do it - but I think your chances of winning the lottery are better
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 8 years ago

963

Re: You could do it - but I think your chances of winning the lottery are better
db997S - 8 years ago

747

Disagree - You Could Do It and Have a Decent Chance of Success
paulwdenton - 8 years ago

1,309

You could be right - but I doubt it
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 8 years ago

1,098

Re: You could be right - but I doubt it
paulwdenton - 8 years ago

772

Re: You could be right - but I doubt it
longislander1 - 8 years ago

846

Re: You could be right - but I doubt it
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,096

Re: You could be right - but I doubt it
longislander1 - 8 years ago

1,121

Re: You could be right - but I doubt it
paulwdenton - 8 years ago

906

Re: You could be right - but I doubt it
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 8 years ago

1,024

Re: You could be right - but I doubt it
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 8 years ago

936

Re: You could be right - but I doubt it
getready - 8 years ago

831

But you said that the car was 3 months out of warranty! *NM*
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 8 years ago

1,084

I have doubts that any court would apply "res ipso loquitur" to this case
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 8 years ago

835

Re: I have doubts that any court would apply "res ipso loquitur" to this case
longislander1 - 8 years ago

1,219

Speaking of IMS failures, I've been thinking.....
Roger987 - 8 years ago

1,042

Re: I don't believe either synthetic or dyno oil has ever had an effect on seals. What MAY . . .
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 8 years ago

889

Actually.............. . .
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

1,053

Re: Actually.............. . .
Roger987 - 8 years ago

1,077

Re: Actually.............. . .
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

1,019

Thanks
Roger987 - 8 years ago

870

You do have a point………but it is a bit of a double edged issue…..
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

1,020

I feel your pain!!
dennisafrompa - 8 years ago

760

But let's not forget that...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

1,031

Roger--
MikenOH - 8 years ago

982

Re: Roger--
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

853

Re: Roger--
MikenOH - 8 years ago

783

Mike
Roger987 - 8 years ago

1,032

Re: Mike
MikenOH - 8 years ago

1,034

Re: Roger--
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

881

Re: Speaking of IMS failures, I've been thinking.....
Ed B - 8 years ago

1,101

Re: In need of some advise
longislander1 - 8 years ago

1,184

Re: In need of some advise
getready - 8 years ago

1,131

Re: In need of some advise
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

820

Re: In need of some advise
getready - 8 years ago

705

Re: In need of some advise
longislander1 - 8 years ago

823

Re: In need of some advise
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 8 years ago

1,042

Coincidentally...
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

1,094

Re: In need of some advise
getready - 8 years ago

1,181

Re: In need of some advise
longislander1 - 8 years ago

1,107

Re: In need of some advise
getready - 8 years ago

957

Why do tires lose air pressure faster when you don't drive the car?...
boxtaboy - 8 years ago

9,656

revenge winking smiley *NM*
Steve (Morro Bay) - 8 years ago

984

I've wondered the same thing about air in tires.
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

932

there are lots of entertaining guesses listed here
Steve (Morro Bay) - 8 years ago

726

Re: there are lots of entertaining guesses listed here
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

939

Could it be a function of the temperature...
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 8 years ago

897

both temperature and "amount of air" contribute
Steve (Morro Bay) - 8 years ago

1,036

Re: both temperature and "amount of air" contribute
boxtaboy - 8 years ago

992

Distributes the oils in the rubber which helps improve the abilty of the rubber to retain air. *NM*
MarcW - 8 years ago

912

Re: Why do tires lose air pressure faster when you don't drive the car?...
Spanky - 8 years ago

996

Re: Why do tires lose air pressure faster when you don't drive the car?...
Clarkaddison - 8 years ago

1,226

Re: Why do tires lose air pressure faster when you don't drive the car?...
db997S - 8 years ago

962

I dont believe mine do.
grant - 8 years ago

839

Re: Why do tires lose air pressure faster --We should ask Boyle or Avagadro *NM*
Clif R - 8 years ago

1,416

A watched tire always Boyles. Avogadro would say tiny "moles" get at tires that sit still. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

987

i like it! so it's pV=k (which is an ideal law) or V over n = k
Clif R - 8 years ago

998

I was thinking more like the free particle approach to Schrodinger's equation, or his boxed cat. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

885

Lower temp means less Brownian Motion. Air molecules settle to the bottom and quietly slip out. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

901

Do they "quietly slip out" or does the Dark Rubber incite them to come to the other side? *NM*
Capt Ron - 8 years ago

948

For them to be incited I'd consider this loose paraphrase of an idea by Fritjof Capra:
Laz - 8 years ago

981

Article: Deep Dive: Porsche takes control of full-size car development at VW Group
Boxsterra - 8 years ago

973

Re: Article: Deep Dive: Porsche takes control of full-size car development at VW Group
AS2003 - 8 years ago

553

Rear Main Seal Installation jig Jpeg Attachments
Davy in Oregon - 8 years ago

1,174

Looks good! Will this board have a technical archive? *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

582

Re: Rear Main Seal Installation jig
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

765

The SKU is 12871 55935....
Byron in Atlanta - 8 years ago

582

Re: The SKU is 12871 55935....
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

547

Re: Rear Main Seal Installation jig
db997S - 8 years ago

544

I wonder if this will mean Porsche will lower the $464 price for the OEM tool..............spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

558

No, they' just try to corner the market for 3 inch ID PVC pipe joiners. *NM*
Capt Ron - 8 years ago

780

Details & First Pic of my Turbo S Jpeg Attachments
edco - 8 years ago

1,831

2 words...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

890

Very nice. How much you want for them yaller brakes? *NM*
MarcW - 8 years ago

747

Verrrrrrry nice.
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

907

Re: Verrrrrrry nice.
edco - 8 years ago

843

Love the centre-lug wheels. Very sharp. *NM*
Roger987 - 8 years ago

791

Re: Love the centre-lug wheels. Very sharp.
NorminHouston - 8 years ago

864

Fricken Sweeeet!
gregsterInMO - 8 years ago

838

Re: Details & Pic Turbo S-- Mrs. Ed doesn't look as excited as you do. winking smiley Congratulations
Clif R - 8 years ago

884

Re: Details & Pic Turbo S-- Mrs. Ed doesn't look as excited as you do. winking smiley Congratulations
edco - 8 years ago

970

Re: Details & Pic Turbo S-- Mrs. Ed doesn't look as excited as you do. winking smiley Congratulations
slotsunami - 8 years ago

790

Re: Details & Pic Turbo S-- Mrs. Ed IS OBVIOUSLY A KEEPER
Clif R - 8 years ago

939

Lovely car :-) *NM*
Howard in London - 8 years ago

878

Re: Lovely car :-)
Wayne K - 8 years ago

948

Wow!!!! *NM*
PLStout (Pearland,TX) - 8 years ago

801

No words to describe...they should have sent a poet *NM*
nmanitou (Doug in MI) - 8 years ago

912

Can I borrow it this weekend? smiling smiley *NM*
newt - 8 years ago

917

Re: Details & First Pic of my Turbo S
Alcantera - 8 years ago

960

Very nice, and that's not even its best angle. That wide butt is the money shot now, spruce up the
db997S - 8 years ago

1,001

Re: Very nice, and that's not even its best angle. That wide butt is the money shot now, spruce up the
edco - 8 years ago

779

I thought freeze thaw was the only enemy. I'll take it over sink holes any day. Good luck. *NM*
db997S - 8 years ago

980

Meeresstille und glückliche Fahrt. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

810

Geez that's nice! *NM*
DougW - 8 years ago

899

Just like Campbell's soup - MMMmmm... MMmmm... good !!thumbs up *NM*
John B in SC - 8 years ago

1,371

SUHWEEEET! Congrats smileys with beer Drive her in good health, often and fast! smoking smiley *NM*
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

875

Tyres Matter
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

1,581

Are the Conti all-seasons their DWS tire? *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

839

Yes, I think so *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

726

Thanks. Apparently there's a huge difference between the DW & DWS, at least until the "S" is gone. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

854

Re: All season tires are indeed compromises, which to me means . . .
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 8 years ago

822

Re: All season tires are indeed compromises, which to me means . . .
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

783

Re: Perhaps if I lived in Florida, but here - thanks, but no thanks, Gary.
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 8 years ago

786

Not too bad of a compromise!
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

860

A cousin of mine switched from Pilots to DWs (not S) and finds they're much better in cold weather. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

795

Re: Just took a look @ The Tire Rack's information on the Conti ExtremeContact DWS . . .
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 8 years ago

763

Another possibility.....
Sandbox - 8 years ago

840

I'm confused
Laz - 8 years ago

762

Re: I'm confused
Sandbox - 8 years ago

690

Re: Tyres Matter
garyinseattle - 8 years ago

832

Re: Tyres Matter
Alcantera - 8 years ago

793

Whistling Front Hood
slotsunami - 8 years ago

817

Re: Whistling Front Hood
boxtaboy - 8 years ago

504

Re: Whistling Front Hood
Dave In MD - 8 years ago

419

Same issue, same solution, front latch. You can test by putting blue painter's tape over hood seams *NM*
db997S - 8 years ago

531

Re: Whistling Front Hood
slotsunami - 8 years ago

399

First I'd be sure the front bumper cover is installed correctly. My info (and experience) is ....
MarcW - 8 years ago

497

boxster tiptronic blinking D light...
RainyDayGarage - 8 years ago

1,829

Re: boxster tiptronic blinking D light...
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

549

Blinking D light cleared up after a five mile drive...
RainyDayGarage - 8 years ago

514

Re: Blinking D light cleared up after a five mile drive...
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

513

Re: boxster tiptronic blinking D light...update
RainyDayGarage - 8 years ago

568

Muffler hack, want louder but no welding
tom coughlin - 8 years ago

951

Re: Muffler hack, want louder but no welding
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

500

Found the link to the mod, and it was none other than the Voxster
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

454

Re: Muffler hack, want louder but no welding
Alcantera - 8 years ago

412

ADMIN! - On behalf of the complete PedrosBoard Staff... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

1,451

A fantastic job you have done for all of us smileys with beer
jwdbox - 8 years ago

737

Re: On behalf of the complete PedrosBoard Staff...
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

766

Happy New Year to the staff! smileys with beer Thanks for all your work...
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

721

Re: Happy New Year to the staff! smileys with beer Thanks for all your work...
Ed B - 8 years ago

783

Re: Happy New Year to the staff! smileys with beer Thanks for all your work...
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

714

Vive la différence *NM*
Boxsterra - 8 years ago

683

Thanks and a Positive Year to All. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

724

Here's wishing a Peaceful Year to the staff and all...
Leor ('09S, North of Boston) - 8 years ago

689

Re: Nice, gentlemanly post, Leor. Lots of us still here, though. Suggest a NY's resolution . . .
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 8 years ago

694

don't worry about that here.
frogster - 8 years ago

696

Re: Read the post I responded to, please, sir. *NM*
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 8 years ago

649

Happy New Year Everyone Jpeg Attachments
Roger987 - 8 years ago

683

Re: On behalf of the complete PedrosBoard Staff...BACK AT YOU ALL! but Pedro,
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

737

Re: On behalf of the complete PedrosBoard Staff...BACK AT YOU ALL! but Pedro,
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

704

Happy New Year and many thanks for the new board! *NM*
longislander1 - 8 years ago

688

Happy New Year everyone! *NM*
Meredith in Atlanta - 8 years ago

719

Re: Happy New Year everyone!
dak911 - 8 years ago

680

Re: On behalf of the complete PedrosBoard Staff...
jhbaik - 8 years ago

680

Hi Jong...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

755

Re: On behalf of the complete PedrosBoard Staff...
Al in Melbourne Beach - 8 years ago

739

And here's back at ya
Bobtesa - 8 years ago

660

Boxster update: Parts did not arrive in time to finish the car by this last Friday...
MarcW - 8 years ago

825

Parts mixup. Car's repair has been delayed. Temp parts guy ordered wrong parts... 02 was...
MarcW - 8 years ago

498

Can someone tell me the minimum pad thickness for front and rear pads for an '00 S?
Tony in Whittier - 8 years ago

687

My memory is the wear sensor is 3/16ths of an inch in diameter... which is 0.187" or 4.75mm...
MarcW - 8 years ago

466

Introducing the newest member of our pit crew! Jpeg Attachments
Byron in Atlanta - 8 years ago

1,104

Congratulations, Byron! Baptism by fire no less I see winking smiley *NM*
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

544

Remember, when introducing babies to racing, the sooner the better, but safety first ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

541

Cent'anni, Byron! *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

574

Congrats Byron! Hope you get your car on the road....
jg wnc - 8 years ago

471

At the rate it's going now....
Byron in Atlanta - 8 years ago

476

Can't wait to meet her... have been too sick, but maybe next week? *NM*
Meredith in Atlanta - 8 years ago

488

Congrats! Regards, *NM*
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

430

Orlando mechanic
Humility - 8 years ago

754

Re: Orlando mechanic
edco - 8 years ago

475

Re: Orlando mechanic
jhbaik - 8 years ago

437

Strange Sound on Start-Up
JTK San Diego - 8 years ago

1,057

Does it ever happen when the engine is hot? When started cold the secondary air...
MarcW - 8 years ago

717

Re: Does it ever happen when the engine is hot? When started cold the secondary air...
JTK San Diego - 8 years ago

710

Re: Does it ever happen when the engine is hot? When started cold the secondary air...
JTK San Diego - 8 years ago

642

Re: Does it ever happen when the engine is hot? When started cold the secondary air...
jhbaik - 8 years ago

542

It is not the belt tension you are checking but the play of each accessory drive's pulley/shaft...
MarcW - 8 years ago

669

Re: It is not the belt tension you are checking but the play of each accessory drive's pulley/shaft...
JTK San Diego - 8 years ago

672

The starter motor idea is a good one too. I would think though with the engine exposed...
MarcW - 8 years ago

574

Re: Strange Sound on Start-Up
jhbaik - 8 years ago

761

Starter for SURE!! Just lube it. *NM*
JiminAZ - 8 years ago

654

Boxster winter testing video Video Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

1,455

Re: Boxster winter testing video
Roger987 - 8 years ago

598

Re: Boxster winter testing video
db997S - 8 years ago

623

Re: Boxster winter testing video
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

735

Probably was here...
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

665

Re: Probably was here...
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

693

Re: Boxster winter testing video
Dave In MD - 8 years ago

605

interesting gas cover.
Michael SYS Driver - 8 years ago

646

It appears the car can alternately keep its normally "park only " l/r signal on.
Laz - 8 years ago

710

Also appears to be several different cars.....
jg wnc - 8 years ago

634

Re: Also appears to be several different cars.....
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

754

It probably helps to confuse spys with more details to ponder and no "this is the one." *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

607

Re: Boxster winter testing video
986rgt - 8 years ago

550

Might be decision time. Found two nice cars, one 986, one 987???
SeaNile - 8 years ago

2,388

Re: Might be decision time. Found two nice cars, one 986, one 987???
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

1,335

if it were my money…
frogster - 8 years ago

1,299

I think i agree,
grant - 8 years ago

1,064

Re: I think i agree, ..for once I'd disagree.
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

1,171

good points. I really didnt notice the heated seats ( whcih i use all the time) and frankly forgot
grant - 8 years ago

1,179

The price for the 2002 S is too high
db997S - 8 years ago

1,248

Where are you located?...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

1,304

Re: Where are you located?...
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,345

Really depends on your preferences - money vs. a newer car
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

1,229

Re: Really depends on your preferences - money vs. a newer car
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,294

Re: Really depends on your preferences - money vs. a newer car
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

1,186

I'd go back and read
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,263

you have been looking for a car for months....go to a dealer and sign your name on a new one use the
extanker - 8 years ago

1,070

Re: you have been looking for a car for months....go to a dealer and sign your name on a new one use the
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,303

Don't get the SLK
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

1,283

Re: Might be decision time. Found two nice cars, one 986, one 987???
garyinseattle - 8 years ago

1,237

Ironically Gary, I feel exactly the opposite
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

1,263

Re: Ironically Gary, I feel exactly the opposite..Side Vents
garyinseattle - 8 years ago

1,337

Re: Might be decision time. Found two nice cars, one 986, one 987???
ff42racer - 8 years ago

1,265

For what it's worth, I've had an '02 S since new.....
JiminAZ - 8 years ago

1,319

Re: Oh no, now add an 03 S to the mix!
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,297

Way overpriced *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

1,180

Re: Way overpriced
Paul S. - 8 years ago

1,268

Re: Way overpriced
MikenOH - 8 years ago

1,186

Re: Oh no, now add an 03 S to the mix!
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,173

Received the Feb 11 issue of Excellence yesterday...
NorminHouston - 8 years ago

1,219

Re: Received the Feb 11 issue of Excellence yesterday...
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,196

Re: Received the Feb 11 issue of Excellence yesterday...
NorminHouston - 8 years ago

1,077

Re: Received the Feb 11 issue of Excellence yesterday...
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,294

Re: What kind of exhaust is on this 02 S??
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,147

That is an OEM Porsche Sports Exhaust (PSE); it was an option on that car..................
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

2,038

Re: That is an OEM Porsche Sports Exhaust (PSE); it was an option on that car..................
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,295

I hate to tell you this..................
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

1,234

Run away, run away!
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

1,264

Re: Run away, run away!
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,262

Everything a car salesman tells you is intended to get you to buy the car right now ...
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,219

Re: Everything a car salesman tells you is intended to get you to buy the car right now ...
whall - 8 years ago

1,302

Re: Gotta love car salesmen
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,115

You know you might end up buying this car. I think you like it and that counts for a lot...
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,234

Re: You know you might end up buying this car. I think you like it and that counts for a lot...
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,388

Wouldn't be a bad idea to test the Z if you think you're interested. The time to consider your...
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,049

Re: I tried to test drive one once....
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,092

I keep waiting for the former 2 time IMS loser
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,281

The best part about the 2 time IMS loser's 350Z was the license plate... It read
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

1,279

Kind of sounded like another "midlife crisis" when he posted about it............ *NM*
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

1,260

Re: The best part about the 2 time IMS loser's 350Z was the license plate... It read
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,253

The Bullit scratched an itch. Plain and simple. I don't think there was a crisis involved. *NM*
Brett 1978 911SC Continental orange (San Diego) - 8 years ago

1,135

Re: The Bullit scratched an itch. Plain and simple. ....TRUE!!! Jpeg Attachments
dennisafrompa - 8 years ago

1,194

California Black Plates! *NM*
Tom F. - 8 years ago

1,291

No service records.... no deal..... *NM*
newt - 8 years ago

1,411

Re: No service records.... no deal.....
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,281

No service records ....maybe a deal
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,102

Re: No service records ....maybe a deal
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,302

Re: No service records ....maybe a deal
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,158

Are you only looking at dealer cars? Or private party too? *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

1,231

First price is not fact only an opinion. So do *not* take the price you're quoted too seriously...
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,373

Private party or dealer
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,267

If the dealer didn't mention any service specific items then my guess is the car didn't get...
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,155

I'm suggesting private party
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,228

Re: Might be decision time. Found two nice cars, one 986, one 987???
boxsterd - 8 years ago

1,109

Re: Might be decision time. Found two nice cars, one 986, one 987???
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,191

Re: Might be decision time. Found two nice cars, one 986, one 987???
boxsterd - 8 years ago

1,179

Re: Might be decision time. Found two nice cars, one 986, one 987???
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,168

Re: Might be decision time. Found two nice cars, one 986, one 987???
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,151

Re: Might be decision time. Found two nice cars, one 986, one 987???
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,099

Re: Good news, bad news on the 986....
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,258

Re: Good news, bad news on the 986....
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

1,232

PS - February 2011 Excellence Mag (on sale12/28 if you don't subscribe) gave nod to '00-'02 986S...
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

1,297

Re: PS - February 2011 Excellence Mag (on sale12/28 if you don't subscribe) gave nod to '00-'02 986S...
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,205

Repairs depend upon the quality of the shop and how much the dealer wants to pay...
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,120

Re: Repairs depend upon the quality of the shop and how much the dealer wants to pay...
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,280

Impossible to know what's going through the dealer's mind....
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,019

"The dealer might be tempted to skimp to avoid eating into its profits". Marc, an eternal optimist. *NM*
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

1,296

Re: "The dealer might be tempted to skimp to avoid eating into its profits". Marc, an eternal optimist.
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,131

Doubtful...
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

1,272

Such skepticism from the man who always uses dealer service...
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

981

Re: Deposit is on the car....and not from me!
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,128

My skepticism is valid...
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,265

Re: So here is the 987. Thoughts?
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,376

One thought...................
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

1,119

Pics not as good as I would like. One thing I noticed is the exhaust outlets... One appears...
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,217

Re: Called the Porsche dealer about this 05 S and...
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,186

You are on the weak side if you start negotiating down from the dealer's asking price...
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,238

Your story reminds me of my first Porsche purchase
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,093

Re: Called the Porsche dealer about this 05 S and...
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

1,162

Re: Negotiating from a distance...
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,019

The deal is entirely up to you. If you like the car, and feel the price it is offered at is...
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,184

Re: Called the Porsche dealer about this 05 S and...
dghii - 8 years ago

1,205

Re: Called the Porsche dealer about this 05 S and...
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,188

Re: Wholesale/trade in info
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,217

This thread/subject has to be approaching the infamous "crow’s foot extension" in length....... *NM*
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

1,117

LOL - but how's it compare in torque value winking smiley. *NM*
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

1,064

Its got my shorts in a twist............... *NM*
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

1,252

Better than your bra being in a knot winking smiley ........ *NM*
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

1,199

I was almost certain Abe authored this thread until ...
Roger987 - 8 years ago

1,244

I am beginning to think the thread's author had a very descriptive name........... *NM*
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

1,107

Re: I am beginning to think the thread's author had a very descriptive name........... LOL! Regards *NM*
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

1,161

Re: The story of SeaNile
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,113

If that's who you're missing Roger, sober up! grinning smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

1,152

Re: If that's who you're missing Roger, sober up! grinning smiley
Roger987 - 8 years ago

1,131

i was thinking exactly the same thing roger! winking smiley *NM*
frogster - 8 years ago

1,010

And you believed them? spinning smiley sticking its tongue out
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

1,235

Great idea Mike!thumbs up *NM*
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 8 years ago

1,221

Re: Sorry for the long thread...update..they are now at $26,900
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,209

What does your market research tell you this car ought to sell for? *NM*
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,078

Re: What does your market research tell you this car ought to sell for?
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,247

Regardless of where the car is you have to rely upon yourself or a qualified PPI to know the car's..
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,130

Re: Regardless of where the car is you have to rely upon yourself or a qualified PPI to know the car's..
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,131

I wonder if you don't need to find a better mechanic for the PPI
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

1,271

Re: Offers made on two 987 cars, one 05 S one 06 S...
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,235

Good luck! What ever happens, start a new thread! smiling smiley *NM*
Tom F. - 8 years ago

1,056

So, a solid CEL is better than a Flashing CEL, right?
db997S - 8 years ago

794

Yes, a solid CEL is better (or not as bad) as a blinking one. But even a solid CEL must...
MarcW - 8 years ago

524

Re: Yes, a solid CEL is better (or not as bad) as a blinking one. But even a solid CEL must...
db997S - 8 years ago

635

yes and
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

423

Turns out loose oil cap. Need a code reader.
db997S - 8 years ago

583

Spyder Posters
dak911 - 8 years ago

765

Those things never seem to make it north of the 49th parallel. sad smiley *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

529

Re: Those things never seem to make it north of the 49th parallel. sad smiley
dak911 - 8 years ago

461

Don't have one of those either. sad smiley sad smiley Please don't
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

533

Re: Don't have one of those either. sad smiley sad smiley Please don't
dak911 - 8 years ago

461

Re: Spyder Posters
db997S - 8 years ago

427

And one more thing
dak911 - 8 years ago

656

Mobil 0W40 on sale
Jason_DW - 8 years ago

741

Castrol Syntec on sale as well for same price
dghii - 8 years ago

491

do they have 15W50? *NM*
Michael SYS Driver - 8 years ago

389

Battery Condition
Brasco - 8 years ago

792

Re: Battery Condition
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

425

Re: Battery Condition
Brasco - 8 years ago

486

Do a load test then wait a few hours and do it again. When my Turbo's battery done this way....
MarcW - 8 years ago

646

As other posters have said...
MartinJF - 8 years ago

454

HVAC controls and cup holder cover 2005 987
fossilfuel - 8 years ago

1,223

Re: HVAC controls and cup holder cover 2005 987 Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

507

Re: HVAC controls and cup holder cover 2005 987
jacknyc - 8 years ago

489

Thanks for the tip on the dip
Roger987 - 8 years ago

553

Engine change problem. Water pump impeller chewed up....Where's the pieces? Jpeg Attachments
Byron in Atlanta - 8 years ago

1,855

Re: Engine change problem. Water pump impeller chewed up....Where's the pieces?
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

1,312

I agree with JFP...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

923

I don't think it was a water pump failure that caused the engine to blow....
Byron in Atlanta - 8 years ago

836

You should also install...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

946

Funny you should say that...
Byron in Atlanta - 8 years ago

888

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

803

I am using the spin on adapter...
Byron in Atlanta - 8 years ago

893

Afraid I cannot agree………..
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

895

So you think the impeller just started shedding vanes?
Byron in Atlanta - 8 years ago

810

Byron, I do not mean to belabor your obvious loss in this engine failure............
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

760

A common failure
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

790

Re: Engine change problem. Water pump impeller chewed up....Where's the pieces?
SeaNile - 8 years ago

1,389

Backflush the radiators, cabin heater core. Since you're replacing the engine...
MarcW - 8 years ago

875

Actually............
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

778

I was under the impression the replacement engine comes with a new oil/water heat exchanger...
MarcW - 8 years ago

854