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track time
Harvey in FL - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 7:12:05 am

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Re: track time
grant - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 8:41:49 am

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Not knowing Sebring...
grant - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 6:57:44 pm

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Re: track time
MikenOH - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 8:45:25 pm

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Re: track time
Harvey in FL - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 12:58:32 pm

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Re: track time
MikenOH - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 1:33:00 pm

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Re: track time
Harvey in FL - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 3:49:15 pm

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Re: track time
MikenOH - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 3:53:59 pm

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Coudl you send me the same?
grant - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 7:38:19 am

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Thanks for the exhilarating ride Harvey thumbs up *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:21:43 am

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Come to 2015 Porsche 911 GTS models
Tickeyrod - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 11:40:56 pm

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Anyone still remember my Boxster? Well, it is finished and back home... Jpeg Attachments
MarcW - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 4:17:19 pm

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Oil level variations
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 4:25:27 pm

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What glue did you use, Grant? *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 8:49:32 am

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gorilla glue *NM*
grant - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 9:54:07 am

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Which one? Thanks. *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 10:19:10 am

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I'll look. Its clear and indicates it good for plastic. bear in mind...
grant - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 11:08:19 am

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Ok, the white (dries clear) type, not the original formula, and not their epoxy, yes? *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 11:16:51 am

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Label says:
grant - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 2:01:43 pm

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Thanks, Grant. *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 2:35:51 pm

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Yes, me too. After the car was parked after having the engine fully warmed up...
MarcW - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 9:58:06 am

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Re: Anyone still remember my Boxster? Well, it is finished and back home...
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 5:42:30 pm

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That was my thought too
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 6:00:58 pm

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Yes, apparently so. Plugs and new o-rings to fix the leaking tubes and oil/filter service...
MarcW - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 10:06:13 am

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Re: Anyone still remember my Boxster? Well, it is finished and back home...
MikenOH - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 6:58:57 pm

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Last I heard the labor rate is $150/hour. *NM*
MarcW - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 10:07:45 am

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Yikes. Mine is due for plugs along with the next oil change. (40k) *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 8:51:14 am

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Are plugs due at 40K or 60K miles? Or are you having them changed based on time? *NM*
MarcW - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 11:26:28 am

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By the Book: "Replace spark plugs every 40,00 miles, but no later than every 4 years"
Laz - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 11:46:31 am

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If that is the plug change schedule I'm not suggesting you do not follow it....
MarcW - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 5:07:26 pm

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Well, the Porsche recommended brake fluid change is overdue. (Every two years.) *NM*
Laz - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 3:59:52 pm

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Re: Well, the Porsche recommended brake fluid change is overdue. (Every two years.)
hoppy44 - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 5:36:07 pm

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Do they charge for washer fluid top up even if you just did it?
Laz - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 5:47:25 pm

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Had that done not long ago. I lost track of the time and it was last done around 2.5 years before...
MarcW - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 8:30:35 am

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My AOS repair cost about the same thing. Had it done a few weeks ago. *NM*
MikelSr - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 7:54:32 pm

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Just took European delivery of a new Porsche! Jpeg Attachments
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 6:46:31 pm

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Re: Just took European delivery of a new Porsche!
Roger987 - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 7:59:01 pm

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Re: Just took European delivery of a new Porsche! Jpeg Attachments
MikenOH - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 6:23:45 am

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Re: Just took European delivery of a new Porsche!
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 7:39:57 am

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Fast Lane Travel
MikenOH - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 7:43:46 pm

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Re: Fast Lane Travel
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 9:37:47 pm

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Cayman vs. Cayman (PDK vs. manual)
Steve (Morro Bay) - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 9:40:24 am

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Harvey, don't watch this video ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 9:55:11 am

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Remember that none of us here are either WRC or BTC contenders... and winners
grant - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 7:01:17 pm

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Nice splash of water out the Cayman exhaust upon engine start. *NM*
MarcW - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 1:28:26 pm

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I won't watch it, as I don't care...I love my Cayman S (PDK) *NM*
Harvey in FL - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 6:39:55 pm

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I watched it, as I care. I love my Boxster with a real transmission that I get to drive. *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 2:48:36 pm

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Re: I watched it, as I care. I love my Boxster with a real transmission that I get to drive.
Crooster - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 4:56:37 pm

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Had a conversation related to this subject at the track over the weekend with a new 981 owner
MikenOH - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 8:35:37 pm

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Typo?
Roger987 - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 8:37:33 am

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oops my bad
MikenOH - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 11:59:48 am

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truth is, i actually want both
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 7:11:47 pm

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I, too, watched it, but not because I care about
Roger987 - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 4:03:47 pm

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I'm going racing. you guys have a great weekend *NM*
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 11:29:43 am

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CR 210 Backlighting Question
p-wagen - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 7:40:04 pm

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Re: CR 210 Backlighting Question
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 6:12:31 am

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Re: CR 210 Backlighting Question
p-wagen - Thursday, 2 October, 2014, at 2:54:02 pm

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Parking brake trouble
marty - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 12:47:08 pm

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Could be the crescent shaped hinge
Boxsterra - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 9:07:22 am

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Here's a pic of the part I'm talking about Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 10:00:50 pm

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My WAG is the drum is worn oversize, having gotten that way...
MarcW - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 9:17:18 am

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Re: My WAG is the drum is worn oversize, having gotten that way...
marty - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 2:34:09 am

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Make sure cabling doesn't hang up somehow and prevent at least one side's shoes...
MarcW - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 9:36:47 am

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Re: Parking brake trouble
marty - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 12:39:04 pm

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Never done this for any car so I have no idea. *NM*
MarcW - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 2:18:36 pm

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Well, I haven't done it but one way would be with the car safely in the air...
MarcW - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 5:13:47 pm

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Sorted it - thanks spinning smiley sticking its tongue out
marty - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 3:16:46 pm

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Boeing and Porsche: A New Context Jpeg Attachments
Laz - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 8:35:10 am

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breaking: 918 in flames in Caledon, Ontario (Canada) URL
frogster - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 2:26:38 pm

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Ouch! ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 3:37:03 pm

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Retractable TechnoShield? *NM*
Laz - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 5:22:46 pm

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So, that's what they did with all those GT3 engines hot smiley could be battery pack, too *NM*
db997S - Tuesday, 30 September, 2014, at 7:07:36 am

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Boxster going on the flat bed… Jpeg Attachments
MarcW - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 9:21:58 pm

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What did I tell you?...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 9:50:56 pm

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Actually based on the bad one I cut apart it is the rubber membrane that fails...
MarcW - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 11:34:26 pm

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That's a lot of AOS's. Wasn't the design "improved?" Something external to the AOS causing stress? *NM*
Laz - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 4:23:25 am

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See the post i'm about to make. If my suspicion is right, my latest one lasted < 2 years and < 20k
grant - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 7:52:56 am

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Well, I have to point out the 1st AOS only lasted 80K miles...
MarcW - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 8:48:09 am

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Update of sorts...
MarcW - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 3:12:00 pm

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Good choice
Roger987 - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 8:07:01 pm

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The GTO was a nice car. I planned on keeping it forever. But I couldn't get the car serviced….
MarcW - Wednesday, 24 September, 2014, at 10:39:31 am

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How did you catch them?
JMstamford,ct - Wednesday, 24 September, 2014, at 12:41:07 pm

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The first time when I went to pick up the car I smelled what proved to...
MarcW - Wednesday, 24 September, 2014, at 2:54:54 pm

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Maybe a California thing
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 2:33:45 pm

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Reality is its all int he individual dealer's management. Take MArc's experience
grant - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 4:25:25 pm

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Well, maybe. I note GM has implemented some kind of "valet" mode to record...
MarcW - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 8:45:36 pm

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Update on this...New AOS is on the bench...
MarcW - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 6:20:38 pm

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Help!! Antifreeze leak big leak 2000s
gmoney17 - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 4:48:38 pm

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Probably coolant tank. They can linger with a slow leak/seep really for a while...
MarcW - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 5:06:31 pm

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Re: Probably coolant tank. They can linger with a slow leak/seep really for a while...
gmoney17 - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 5:19:08 pm

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The most common leak point is a seam on the under side of the tank...
MarcW - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 7:16:36 pm

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Start by assuming there's air in the system
Boxsterra - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 8:09:41 pm

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When a car dumps its coolant ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 9:12:43 pm

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Re: When a car dumps its coolant ...
gmoney17 - Sunday, 28 September, 2014, at 5:48:33 am

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That's the overflow tube
Boxsterra - Sunday, 28 September, 2014, at 9:19:27 am

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Re: That's the overflow tube
gmoney17 - Sunday, 28 September, 2014, at 3:05:52 pm

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Be sure when the tank leaks again and you replace the tank you transfer the new cap to the new tank. *NM*
MarcW - Sunday, 28 September, 2014, at 6:36:24 pm

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Probably not a concern
Boxsterra - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 2:26:18 pm

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Re: Help!! Antifreeze leak big leak 2000s
chamilun - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 4:45:31 pm

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Re: Help!! Antifreeze leak big leak 2000s
chamilun - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 4:46:15 pm

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Another fun NNJR-PCA event - different from my usual Fare....
grant - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 11:27:54 am

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The great OEM Gear oil debate: what would Porsche say? URL
grant - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 11:20:45 am

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I find that last phrase suspect
Boxsterra - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 8:13:24 pm

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Marketing hyperbole *NM*
grant - Sunday, 28 September, 2014, at 8:01:51 am

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Almost 285K miles on my '02 Boxster and this noise turns up... URL
MarcW - Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, at 4:26:26 pm

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Re: Almost 285K miles on my '02 Boxster and this noise turns up...
BLKBOXS - Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, at 5:13:26 pm

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Re: Almost 285K miles on my '02 Boxster and this noise turns up...
Tony in Whittier - Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, at 6:45:04 pm

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Where I live here in Livermore. This turkey has apparently decided to live here...
MarcW - Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, at 8:57:06 pm

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Love it when the guy steps up and takes a look in your window.. *NM*
Roger987 - Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, at 7:57:13 pm

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I guessed a tree frog. Careful: turkeys will peck at their reflections in cars' door panels. *NM*
Laz - Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, at 8:24:23 pm

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Yep. I haven't seen him do this to my cars...
MarcW - Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, at 9:00:02 pm

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Update on this. Neighbor spotted me having a tassel with the damn bird...
MarcW - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 11:10:32 am

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According to this, they're not protected: URL
Laz - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 6:32:28 pm

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I'd think the noise should be gone by November 27th. *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, at 9:03:36 pm

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That's a good one! *NM*
Laz - Thursday, 18 September, 2014, at 5:31:31 am

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Pardon? *NM*
Boxsterra - Thursday, 18 September, 2014, at 2:59:13 pm

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Re: Pardon? URL
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 18 September, 2014, at 5:41:35 pm

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Re: Pardon? URL
Boxsterra - Friday, 19 September, 2014, at 11:54:38 am

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Almost 285K miles on my '02 Boxster and this noise turns up...
r9i8c7k - Thursday, 18 September, 2014, at 10:16:09 am

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Re: Almost 285K miles on my '02 Boxster and this noise turns up... Jpeg Attachments
RainyDayGarage - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 10:46:21 am

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Perfect alarm
Boxsterra - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 8:11:33 pm

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Air Bag Light
SPG356 - Saturday, 16 November, 2013, at 11:46:31 am

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It may be the ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Saturday, 16 November, 2013, at 4:22:49 pm

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Re: It may be the ...
SPG356 - Sunday, 17 November, 2013, at 7:55:39 pm

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It IS maddening...
grant - Saturday, 16 November, 2013, at 4:28:50 pm

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Re: Air Bag Light
ShadKing - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 4:33:48 am

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Re: Air Bag Light
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 7:43:07 pm

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Re: Air Bag Light URL
ShadKing - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 1:46:10 am

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Boxster fire URL
goldened - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 2:25:51 pm

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Track Studs
grant - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 10:31:48 am

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Re: Track Studs
Burg Boxster - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 12:31:15 pm

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'Vette, 718
JackintheBoxster - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 11:45:38 am

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Earlier today got my first wave-back from a 981 Boxster. I've seen it in my area for about a year. *NM*
Laz - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 9:59:15 am

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i'd like to pick up this old porsche. your opinions? Jpeg Attachments
frogster - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 10:08:29 pm

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Could I even afford the PPI?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 9:30:00 am

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Will Canada let you import this?
Tony in Whittier - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 10:13:25 am

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you can import anything if it's over 15 years old
frogster - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 7:40:29 pm

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frogster ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 10:00:33 pm

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Re: frogster ...
frogster - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 10:00:50 pm

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Re: i'd like to pick up this old porsche. your opinions?
db997S - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 11:46:23 am

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Re: i'd like to pick up this old porsche. your opinions? URL
jlegelis - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 2:52:13 pm

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Re: i'd like to pick up this old porsche. your opinions?
frogster - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 7:41:55 pm

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One of maybe 3 dream cars for me, along with a 246 Dino and a Miura. *NM*
Laz - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 6:26:25 pm

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I could see a Dino, but a Miura?
Tony in Whittier - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 8:36:11 pm

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For me, the Miura was the ultimate zoomy exotic. Still is.
Laz - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 4:18:03 am

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a BMW M1 would do it for me *NM*
frogster - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 10:01:32 pm

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my new Cayman S is here........... hot smiley Jpeg Attachments
Harvey in FL - Friday, 29 August, 2014, at 7:43:35 pm

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Re: my new Cayman S is here........... hot smiley
Sigsauer - Friday, 29 August, 2014, at 8:16:25 pm

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Beautiful! Congratulations!!! *NM*
Meredith in Atlanta - Monday, 8 September, 2014, at 12:04:11 pm

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Congratulations!!!
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 29 August, 2014, at 8:37:49 pm

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Re: Congratulations!!!
Harvey in FL - Saturday, 30 August, 2014, at 6:48:24 am

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Re: Congratulations!!!
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 30 August, 2014, at 9:14:25 am

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Your Cayman S looks great, congrats Harvey thumbs up *NM*
Naples986 - Friday, 29 August, 2014, at 9:44:51 pm

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Great looking car
MikenOH - Saturday, 30 August, 2014, at 5:58:13 am

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Re: my new Cayman S is here........... hot smiley
Crooster - Saturday, 30 August, 2014, at 8:26:52 am

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my new Cayman S is here........... hot smiley
r9i8c7k - Saturday, 30 August, 2014, at 11:01:06 am

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I'm lovin it....even the tranny, for you, makes sense smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Saturday, 30 August, 2014, at 11:26:16 am

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Short answer to your question is Y E S !!!
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Saturday, 30 August, 2014, at 4:16:03 pm

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nobody answered my question..........
Harvey in FL - Saturday, 30 August, 2014, at 6:20:39 pm

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Re: nobody answered my question..........
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 30 August, 2014, at 7:05:53 pm

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"I thought it was a rhetorical question" ...no, it was not........
Harvey in FL - Sunday, 31 August, 2014, at 7:42:58 am

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Re: my new Cayman S is here........... hot smiley
Rev Dennis - Sunday, 31 August, 2014, at 7:40:55 am

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Re: my new Cayman S is here........... hot smiley
Harvey in FL - Sunday, 31 August, 2014, at 7:46:06 am

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Many, many long nad happy miles to you!
grant - Sunday, 31 August, 2014, at 8:22:19 am

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Gorgeous !
Roger987 - Sunday, 31 August, 2014, at 12:15:45 pm

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Congratulations Harvey! What a beauty! smiling smiley smiling smiley *NM*
Meredith in Atlanta - Monday, 1 September, 2014, at 1:10:28 am

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Very Nice Harvey and love the color! *NM*
DougW - Monday, 1 September, 2014, at 3:52:26 pm

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Gawgeous! *NM*
Laz - Monday, 1 September, 2014, at 5:41:32 pm

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Congratulations Harvey...
Dave In MD - Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, at 4:33:59 pm

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Re: Congratulations Harvey... Video Attachments
Harvey in FL - Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, at 8:14:20 pm

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Nice driving Harvey! Jpeg Attachments
Dave In MD - Wednesday, 3 September, 2014, at 6:55:43 pm

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letting others drive your car
Bobtesa - Thursday, 4 September, 2014, at 7:02:24 am

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new Cayman S .............
Harvey in FL - Wednesday, 10 September, 2014, at 10:02:59 am

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Oh boy!
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 10 September, 2014, at 11:05:50 am

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Re: Oh boy!
Gary in SoFL - Wednesday, 10 September, 2014, at 11:17:58 am

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Re: Oh boy!
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 10 September, 2014, at 4:36:10 pm

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Re: Oh boy!
Gary in SoFL - Thursday, 11 September, 2014, at 4:48:18 pm

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Re: Oh boy!
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 11 September, 2014, at 5:02:39 pm

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warning........
Harvey in FL - Wednesday, 10 September, 2014, at 12:13:47 pm

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Re: my new Cayman S is here........... hot smiley
frogster - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 7:53:39 pm

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Yes you are correct...I meant to say
Harvey in FL - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 8:35:58 am

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Re: Yes you are correct...I meant to say
frogster - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 9:49:22 pm

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Window Regulator
Greg - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 7:57:32 am

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All that comes to mind right off the top of my head is the window limit was ...
MarcW - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 11:03:10 am

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Re: All that comes to mind right off the top of my head is the window limit was ...
Greg - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 4:06:47 pm

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Should be covered in the owners manual. But I remember the steps and I do not believe...
MarcW - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 9:46:24 pm

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Re: Should be covered in the owners manual. But I remember the steps and I do not believe...
Greg - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 7:22:33 am

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They break because Porsche's plastic parts ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 8:46:03 am

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Re: They break because Porsche's plastic parts ...
Greg - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 10:20:17 am

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Re: They break because Porsche's plastic parts ...
MarcW - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 10:35:10 am

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Re: They break because Porsche's plastic parts ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 4:24:49 pm

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It's because they added lightness! *NM*
Laz - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 6:27:09 pm

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I've seen quite a few window reg failures, btu beyond that....
grant - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 9:16:38 am

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Air-Oil-Seperator - MY2000 install difficulty
grant - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 7:54:07 am

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I lubricated the o-ring on the sideways piece
Boxsterra - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 10:11:38 am

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I guess i did nto use sufficiently good grease.
grant - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 10:17:11 am

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I have only had to do one AOS so far on my 02 S
jg atl - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 11:53:00 am

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That's the strange part- the bolts did NOT pull mine in 100%
grant - Wednesday, 24 September, 2014, at 10:09:26 am

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I drove so fast my license plate sucked off . . .
grant - Friday, 19 September, 2014, at 9:49:27 am

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You are just driving a bit beyond its design limits. Congrats. *NM*
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Saturday, 20 September, 2014, at 6:33:32 am

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Re: I drove so fast my license plate sucked off . . .
Spanky - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 10:24:37 am

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I have learned the following:
grant - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 4:27:41 pm

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How hard is it to remove the plate before tracking the car?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 5:59:45 pm

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i was partly joking...
grant - Wednesday, 24 September, 2014, at 7:35:50 am

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is this normal?
bb1 - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 3:46:30 pm

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The action of the rear wheels when trying to spin one with the other on the ground….
MarcW - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 10:06:15 pm

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Re: The action of the rear wheels when trying to spin one with the other on the ground….
bb1 - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 5:44:12 am

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The behavior of the wheels when spun like you did does not suggest to me a real problem...
MarcW - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 10:59:05 am

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Re: is this normal?
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 3:40:30 pm

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Plonks, not clunks, when going over short, sharp bumps; after the suspension itself "warms up,"... Jpeg Attachments
Laz - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 6:23:47 pm

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That's it!!! Evil rat-bastard even has horns. *NM*
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 8:49:46 pm

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Could be the opposite, too: URL
Laz - Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at 4:20:41 am

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The coming demise of the real manual transmission sad smiley
Gary in SoFL - Friday, 12 September, 2014, at 9:09:26 am

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Re: The coming demise of the real manual transmission sad smiley URL
jlegelis - Friday, 12 September, 2014, at 9:32:44 am

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Thanks. I read that article too.
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 12 September, 2014, at 1:06:30 pm

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Re: The coming demise of the real manual transmission sad smiley
db997S - Friday, 12 September, 2014, at 10:27:33 am

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One problem with automatics which continues today--at least on the C7 URL
MikenOH - Friday, 12 September, 2014, at 10:33:01 am

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Re: One problem with automatics which continues today--at least on the C7 URL
jlegelis - Friday, 12 September, 2014, at 12:02:02 pm

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the demise of the manual transmission...
Iwas There (Toronto) - Friday, 12 September, 2014, at 12:10:53 pm

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My kids
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Friday, 12 September, 2014, at 3:17:25 pm

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Re: My kids
jlegelis - Friday, 12 September, 2014, at 4:45:42 pm

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Re: My kids
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Saturday, 13 September, 2014, at 1:45:40 pm

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My daughter, now 30, learned to drive in our 1974 MGB. Figured then she could drive anything. *NM*
Jeff (Philly) - Sunday, 14 September, 2014, at 7:25:45 am

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Re: My kids
BLKBOXS - Sunday, 14 September, 2014, at 6:14:19 pm

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you guys are worrying too much…
frogster - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 10:23:30 pm

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Re: you guys are worrying too much…
Gary in SoFL - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 6:57:30 am

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Re: you guys are worrying too much…
frogster - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 7:43:12 pm

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Radnor Concours - Pictures! URL Jpeg Attachments
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 6:32:06 pm

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thanks for so many great pix *NM*
Harvey in FL - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 7:33:42 pm

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Thanks for posting
Roger987 - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 7:06:54 am

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Bruce, Thanks for the photos. I was there. I spent a lot of time talking the the mechanic for the Jpeg Attachments
Jeff (Philly) - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 12:58:25 pm

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I arrived around 9 when open and was out around 12. Beat the crowds. *NM*
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Monday, 22 September, 2014, at 3:35:44 pm

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Coolant question
JackintheBoxster - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 3:26:33 pm

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Porsche cautions against using anything but Porsche anti-freeze and further cautions against...
MarcW - Sunday, 21 September, 2014, at 10:10:32 pm

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Power steering fluid cooler....worthwhile or overkill?
Rob in CO - Tuesday, 29 October, 2013, at 5:01:54 pm

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Not sure I see the reasoning behind putting an underdrive pully on a car being used for DE's...
MarcW - Tuesday, 29 October, 2013, at 6:14:37 pm

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When can we welcome the electric water pump?
joris - Friday, 1 November, 2013, at 1:54:41 am

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Hmm... I think I had some "electric" water back in '72. *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 2 November, 2013, at 9:21:39 am

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Yes, but I was thinking of a revival, such as the electric cars, which are now flooding the market. *NM*
joris - Sunday, 3 November, 2013, at 1:17:54 am

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I'm not sure that electric cars are exactly "flooding the market"
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 3 November, 2013, at 8:45:05 am

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Agreed, but curious about your opinion of an electric water pump *NM*
joris - Sunday, 3 November, 2013, at 11:52:46 am

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Just don't see an electric water pump being a good idea
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 3 November, 2013, at 4:45:13 pm

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Re: Just don't see an electric water pump being a good idea
joris - Monday, 4 November, 2013, at 12:29:49 am

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The newer models -- I do not know what year this appeared -- have electrically controlled...
MarcW - Sunday, 3 November, 2013, at 11:04:56 pm

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Re: Not sure I see the reasoning behind putting an underdrive pully on a car being used for DE's...
Sputter - Saturday, 20 September, 2014, at 5:37:55 pm

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The under dive pulley is all that you need ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 29 October, 2013, at 6:21:00 pm

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So now we're supposed to believe Porsche also over drives the water pump to make the engine run....
MarcW - Wednesday, 30 October, 2013, at 8:18:46 am

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Believe what you will MarcW *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 30 October, 2013, at 4:37:00 pm

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And you likewise. A slower turning water pump is not as effective at cooling...
MarcW - Wednesday, 30 October, 2013, at 8:52:48 pm

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We're all Porsche fans here, but it seems that you drank their Kool-Aid, because ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 31 October, 2013, at 6:19:16 am

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Who is drinking the Kool-Aid? Where is the science to back up the claim the under drive pulley...
MarcW - Thursday, 31 October, 2013, at 12:39:54 pm

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So I guess I won't be selling you any TechnoParts ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 31 October, 2013, at 3:55:05 pm

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That's an interesting point that i had not considered. That said
grant - Monday, 4 November, 2013, at 7:39:04 am

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Cavitation?
Laz - Wednesday, 30 October, 2013, at 9:30:55 am

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Underdrive is a pretty common solution for tracked cars of all types....
Rob in CO - Wednesday, 30 October, 2013, at 9:43:40 am

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The water pump impeller blades are shaped to prevent cavitation. It can still arise...
MarcW - Wednesday, 30 October, 2013, at 8:58:07 pm

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Come on guys, the intended use has a lot to do with whether it's all factory or some aftermarket.
Laz - Thursday, 31 October, 2013, at 2:49:03 pm

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My two cents.
grant - Monday, 4 November, 2013, at 7:37:02 am

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