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So....anyone else starting to suffer from BAD eye rolling smiley Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

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I've got it really BAD, too, Guenter... Jpeg Attachments
FrankZ, Chicago - 8 years ago

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

626

i just looked at mine
extanker - 8 years ago

643

Nope - one benefit of a high mileage car
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

614

Nope, I'm all GOOD--Get Out Often to Drive the finger smiley *NM*
db997S - 8 years ago

622

Nope. My car is sitting outside my office in the pouring-down rain right now! ...
TCinNJ - 8 years ago

726

Stop torturing yourself and babying that car, Guenter, and set a set of Blizzaks smileys with beer Video Attachments
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

783

I missed permagrin in the winter while in MD.....to solve it.... Jpeg Attachments
Harvey in FL - 8 years ago

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Re: So....anyone else starting to suffer from BAD eye rolling smiley
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

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Re: So....anyone else starting to suffer from BAD eye rolling smiley Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

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Re: So....anyone else starting to suffer from BAD eye rolling smiley Jpeg Attachments
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

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Re: So....anyone else starting to suffer from BAD eye rolling smiley
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

573

Re: So....anyone else starting to suffer from BAD eye rolling smiley
ff42racer - 8 years ago

553

Re: So....anyone else starting to suffer from BAD eye rolling smiley
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

571

Yep. Have BAD bad.
Gundo - 8 years ago

715

Re: Yep. Have BAD bad.
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

640

Re: Your turn is coming drinking smiley *NM*
bgale (Montrose,CO) - 8 years ago

616

In the interest of trying to stay warm. How about some Arizona Porsche pictures? Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

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Okay Guenter, here's a few fav's from Sedona, AZ (sbc) Jpeg Attachments
FrankZ, Chicago - 8 years ago

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I like this guy!!!...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 years ago

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I can see why: Beer, Beard, White Boxster. *NM*
Fairport Paul - 8 years ago

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With a cigar photo, he'd be perfect smoking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 years ago

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You've got it, Gary... Jpeg Attachments
FrankZ, Chicago - 8 years ago

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Frank, I love that Cathedral Rock shot Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

797

Nothin' like the smell of a fresh brew (or brewski for that matter, eh?)
FrankZ, Chicago - 8 years ago

763

Re: In the interest of trying to stay warm. How about some Arizona Porsche pictures? Jpeg Attachments
Ed(Arizona) - 8 years ago

774

Re: In the interest of trying to stay warm. How about some Arizona Porsche pictures?
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

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Pic of the in-dash temp display going across AZ last summer going between Kingman... Jpeg Attachments
MarcW - 8 years ago

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Re: Pic of the in-dash temp display going across AZ last summer going between Kingman...
Ed(Arizona) - 8 years ago

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Oh, I had the A/C (auto climate control) on and set to...
MarcW - 8 years ago

716

New P-cars may not be selling, but...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 years ago

1,130

Anyone here going to Orlando?...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 years ago

575

Not going but...
dghii - 8 years ago

774

Top-up or top-down in the garage?
Spanky - 8 years ago

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As long as the top's dry, clean and if a plastic rear window you have it folded smoothly ...
MarcW - 8 years ago

956

Re: Top-up or top-down in the garage?
Bob O - 8 years ago

779

One downside of down I've found
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

872

Top down over many years!
tom coughlin - 8 years ago

837

Re: Top-up or top-down in the garage?
db997S - 8 years ago

769

I keep it down, with a cockpit cover;...
Fairport Paul - 8 years ago

848

Re: Top-up or top-down in the garage?
Clarkaddison - 8 years ago

694

Re: Top-up or top-down in the garage?
garyinseattle - 8 years ago

750

Re: My car's top is down all winter, Thanksgiving through Easter, when the hardtop . . .
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 8 years ago

959

Re: My car's top is down all winter, Thanksgiving through Easter, when the hardtop . . .
Spanky - 8 years ago

874

3.6 litre motor
Alcantera - 8 years ago

1,032

Re: 3.6 litre motor
db997S - 8 years ago

671

Re: 3.6 litre motor
Alcantera - 8 years ago

601

Airbag light on after I let the battery drain
mwzl - 8 years ago

1,113

The airbag light is one of the codes ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 years ago

582

Re: The airbag light is one of the codes ...
mwzl - 8 years ago

570

Re: Airbag light on after I let the battery drain
NorminHouston - 8 years ago

807

Idle fluctuating
Michael SYS Driver - 8 years ago

1,304

you can try cleaning the TB and MAF sensor ..some report good results *NM*
extanker - 8 years ago

829

Whenever I read a post of idle variations like you describe I always think "AOS"....
MarcW - 8 years ago

992

very good point marc.....should he be seeing oil smoke exhaust ? *NM*
extanker - 8 years ago

780

My experience is not necessarily. I spent some time attempting to diagnose what proved to be...
MarcW - 8 years ago

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Re: Whenever I read a post of idle variations like you describe I always think "AOS"....
Michael SYS Driver - 8 years ago

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Re: Whenever I read a post of idle variations like you describe I always think "AOS"....
Michael SYS Driver - 8 years ago

765

The idle is not going from good to bad to good again, the idle is bad if it is not stable...
MarcW - 8 years ago

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Re: The idle is not going from good to bad to good again, the idle is bad if it is not stable...
Michael SYS Driver - 8 years ago

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I didn't hear it -- at first -- but ...
MarcW - 8 years ago

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Similar issue with my 2000S - Dirty throttle body - real simple. *NM*
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 8 years ago

802

Condensation in Front Trunk of 2006 Boxster S
Silver Streak - 8 years ago

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Re: Condensation in Front Trunk of 2006 Boxster S
steve_wilwerding - 8 years ago

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i think the charger is the cause *NM*
extanker - 8 years ago

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battery discharge? *NM*
grant - 8 years ago

753

naaa...just temp difference maybe *NM*
extanker - 8 years ago

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Re: The Porsche battery maintainer plugs into the passenger compartment's cigar lighter, . . .
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 8 years ago

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Nothing concrete but be sure drains (front and back) are clear and no water or even damp...
MarcW - 8 years ago

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Re: Nothing concrete but be sure drains (front and back) are clear and no water or even damp...
Silver Streak - 8 years ago

796

I just checked and the weather in your area
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

761

Re: Condensation in Front Trunk of 2006 Boxster S
longislander1 - 8 years ago

713

Optima Battery
EZ AIRE - 8 years ago

1,231

Re: Optima Battery
NorminHouston - 8 years ago

626

Re: Optima Battery
EZ AIRE - 8 years ago

537

Re: Optima Battery
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

579

Re: Optima Battery
ff42racer - 8 years ago

601

True enough.........
JFP in PA - 8 years ago

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Re: Good point. That adapter is beautifully made, works well, & is worth the price IMO.
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 8 years ago

643

Re: Optima Battery
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

797

Is horn "beep" possible upon locking doors?
BoxsterBill (Houston) - 8 years ago

1,031

Yes, indication something is not secured for the alarm. Usual suspect, the console bin is ajar *NM*
db997S - 8 years ago

636

Check the owners manual to see if this feature available in your car. If so you'll have to ....
MarcW - 8 years ago

679

The "RemoteKey" product gives you that feature
Leor ('09S, North of Boston) - 8 years ago

648

Re: The "RemoteKey" product gives you that feature
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

609

This would be a car that I'd like to build... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 years ago

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Amazing detail work
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 8 years ago

705

Re: Amazing detail work...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 years ago

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But Pedro
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

603

Orange will be the first one, no doubt, but...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 years ago

606

Re: This would be a car that I'd like to build...
BOB W - 8 years ago

673

Maybe by then Renee will let me buy one! *NM*
Gundo - 8 years ago

568

Wonder if Becker's days are numbered as VW signs six-year deal with Harman International
db997S - 8 years ago

896

My neighbor runs Harman's consumer division
Gundo - 8 years ago

592

Reminder: make sure your drains are clear!
TCinNJ - 8 years ago

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That's just nuts! *NM*
Kevin the Slow in NYC - 8 years ago

573

Shoots and leaves *NM*
Boxsterra - 8 years ago

576

Don't forget to eat first! *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

574

Good tip. A mistake like that will make your money go down the drain. *NM*
CarreraLicious - 8 years ago

543

plus dont forget to have your pipes cleaned often *NM*
extanker - 8 years ago

527

You'd have to squirrel away lots of money to pay for that repair IM Sure winking smiley *NM*
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

688

Stop needling him about his water ponds *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

580

This thread is so, like, Tubular! *NM*
dghii - 8 years ago

543

Re: Reminder: make sure your drains are clear!
extanker - 8 years ago

572

Re: Reminder: make sure your drains are clear!
chasbyron - 8 years ago

512

Re: Reminder: make sure your drains are clear!
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

492

Re: I suspect Draino's a big no-no . . . winking smiley *NM*
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 8 years ago

551

Any experience with Stoptech "309" pads?
grant - 8 years ago

914

Porsche back at Detroit Auto show for 1st time in 3 yrs and will have something "spectacular"
db997S - 8 years ago

791

Porsche cayanne turbo
Alcantera - 8 years ago

821

Re: Porsche cayanne turbo
Alcantera - 8 years ago

579

Fuse Question - Help Please!
2001saxsterS - 8 years ago

868

Off hand I think the fuse controls all interior lighting. If you can expose the bulb and remove it..
MarcW - 8 years ago

609

Re: Fuse Question - Help Please!
2001saxsterS - 8 years ago

531

Thoroughly Impressed - If you are in Boston area and need a mechanic:
Nliran - 8 years ago

997

link doesn't work *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 8 years ago

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Re: link doesn't work
Nliran - 8 years ago

590

Re: Thoroughly Impressed - If you are in Boston area and need a mechanic:
Nliran - 8 years ago

577

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

577

Link works for me. Fascinating pictures *NM*
John B in SC - 8 years ago

557

Re: Thoroughly Impressed - If you are in Boston area and need a mechanic: Gif Attachments
Nliran - 8 years ago

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Re: Thoroughly Impressed - If you are in Boston area and need a mechanic:
mwzl - 8 years ago

519

boxster - snow ----- snow - boxster
JMstamford,ct - 8 years ago

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Flurries here today too. Thank goodness none of it stuck to the roads!!! *NM*
TCinNJ - 8 years ago

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PCNA announces that Cayenne Hybrid is eligible for the $1,800 tax credit.
db997S - 8 years ago

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A little something for extanker... some P-Car content. Jpeg Attachments
Kevin the Slow in NYC - 8 years ago

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Re: A little something for extanker... some P-Car content.
extanker - 8 years ago

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Saw a few published reports Boxster's engine will become a flat 4 (not just for baby Box, either) confused smiley *NM*
db997S - 8 years ago

1,402

Could work out well if it is a turbo
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

769

There's no replacement for...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 years ago

858

Well said, Pedro
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

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Re: There's no replacement for...
Wayne K - 8 years ago

632

True but most people don't drive their cars in a way that maximizes demands upon the engine's...
MarcW - 8 years ago

760

Re: True but most people don't drive their cars in a way that maximizes demands upon the engine's...
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

647

Unless you drive a 918 *NM*
Boxsterra - 8 years ago

705

But the 918 displaces ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 years ago

718

It's amazing what $500,000 buys! *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

632

i've heard it's going to be even more than that. *NM*
frogster - 8 years ago

652

I guess I'll have to buy mine used . . . *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

644

If not going after the Tuner crowd, even a blown 4 banger won't cut it in $50K/$60K segment
db997S - 8 years ago

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Re: If not going after the Tuner crowd, even a blown 4 banger won't cut it in $50K/$60K segment
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

690

El Boxstero. LOL. Now that's funny. The fuzzy dice option would be through the roof, though. *NM*
Brett 1978 911SC Continental orange (San Diego) - 8 years ago

629

No laugh! I have actually taken the Boxster swamping and that lift kit sure came in handy! *NM*
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

625

If the M3's a comparison it actually started with 4-cylinder power.
EJ in SC - 8 years ago

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Re: If not going after the Tuner crowd, even a blown 4 banger won't cut it in $50K/$60K segment
silverbox03 - 8 years ago

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Re: Disagree w/Miata not being a sports car. It's an excellent sports car. *NM*
John Brown of Northern Virginia - 8 years ago

687

Re: IIRC the original design was for a 4 cylinder *NM*
bgale (Montrose,CO) - 8 years ago

759

Some interesting quotes from PCNA
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

804

November pic and quote of the month are up.
986rgt - 8 years ago

938

911 GT2 RS: Driven to Extreme (NBC) Video Attachments
frogster - 8 years ago

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Very cool *NM*
atwnsw - 8 years ago

570

Beautiful Car....
r9i8c7k - 8 years ago

543

Not the fastest way to drive on track but
MartinJF - 8 years ago

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Re: Not the fastest way to drive on track but
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 years ago

574

Martin you are right, it is for a specific audience
MarkinMD - 8 years ago

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At about 5:05 there's "evidence" that he edited out an off-track excursion. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

555

Sometimes "tail out" is good
Rev Dennis - 8 years ago

580

Porsche sales up 49% over last Nov. Cayenne and Panamera account for 70% of all sales
db997S - 8 years ago

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I used to say ....
JMstamford,ct - 8 years ago

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Re: Porsche sales up 49% over last Nov. Cayenne and Panamera account for 70% of all sales
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

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Porsche NA sales since 1997..
MikenOH - 8 years ago

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Re: Porsche NA sales since 1997..
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

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Re: Porsche NA sales since 1997..
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 years ago

520

You realize the "allocation" comment is sales BS, right?
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

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Yes and no...
Burg Boxster - 8 years ago

552

I suspect those Cayenne and Panamera numbers inflated a bit. I hit some Porsche dealers...
MarcW - 8 years ago

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Re: I suspect those Cayenne and Panamera numbers inflated a bit. I hit some Porsche dealers...
edco - 8 years ago

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Maybe they'll buy out VW after all. *NM*
Laz - 8 years ago

585

adding a hitch or bike rack to my Boxster
L. J. in San Antonio - 8 years ago

1,232

Re: adding a hitch or bike rack to my Boxster
Dave In MD - 8 years ago

1,231

Does the bike rack used the receiver or the ball? Jpeg Attachments
Byron in Atlanta - 8 years ago

656

Re: Does the bike rack used the receiver or the ball?
L. J. in San Antonio - 8 years ago

599

lots of track rats put small tralers behind their boxsters. Attach behind the license plate, typica
grant - 8 years ago

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For KtS Now that the picture icon is working. Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

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Hey! Cool. It even shows the number of pictures. thumbs up *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 8 years ago

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Actually, it only shows one or more than one. Glad you all like it. *NM*
Boxsterra - 8 years ago

708

Very nice, thanks! *NM*
Kevin the Slow in NYC - 8 years ago

589

996 owner with a door that sticks (from the inside door release) ...
Richard H in Pcola - 8 years ago

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Re: 996 owner with a door that sticks (from the inside door release) ...
Red_Lightnin! - 8 years ago

633

Re: 996 owner with a door that sticks (from the inside door release) ...
Richard H in Pcola - 8 years ago

504

Re: 996 owner with a door that sticks (from the inside door release) ...
jg wnc - 8 years ago

510

Update (Re: 996 owner with a door that sticks (from the inside door release) ...
Richard H in Pcola - 8 years ago

663

My '02 Boxster's passenger side window started acting up... Not dropping when the handle...
MarcW - 8 years ago

927

brake parts
Steve (Morro Bay) - 8 years ago

896

Generally, I...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 years ago

563

Nothing. However i do...
grant - 8 years ago

558

Re: Nothing. However i do...
gedwin - 8 years ago

617

oh, easy. Take the old, damaged sensors....
grant - 8 years ago

625

if you want a picture email me
grant - 8 years ago

606

Porsche's new CEO picks Cayman R over the 911 Speedster and GTS
db997S - 8 years ago

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Re: Porsche's new CEO picks Cayman R over the 911 Speedster and GTS
MikenOH - 8 years ago

798

Sounds like he's simply being honest...
Leor ('09S, North of Boston) - 8 years ago

524

Re: Sounds like he's simply being honest...
MikenOH - 8 years ago

618

Porsche test driver.
ff42racer - 8 years ago

569

Power, balance...
Leor ('09S, North of Boston) - 8 years ago

596