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Porsche Sales up 10% in 2019, thanks to the dreaded SUVs
db997S - 1 month ago

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Those 'dreaded' SUVs are both damn good, and have saved Porsche financially, so be grateful smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

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They did not save Porsche.
JMstamford,ct - 1 month ago

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If they allow Porsche to keep making sports cars, I’m cool with that. *NM*
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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It goes beyond financial considerations
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 1 month ago

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A trip for Porschephiles Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Wow!
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

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another emphatic “ditto” (WOW!) *NM*
SMILIN - 1 month ago

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Excellent pics, Guenter!
MikenOH - 1 month ago

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Re: A trip for Porschephiles
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Wonderful anecdotes and pictures! *NM*
Laz - 1 month ago

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Re: A trip for Porschephiles
jg wnc - 1 month ago

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Re: A trip for Porschephiles
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Simply amazing!
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Re: A trip for Porschephiles
BLKBOXS - 1 month ago

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Once more, our deepest thanks to BumperPlugs.com ....
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

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thanks!
SMILIN - 1 month ago

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Keep on keeping on, Eric smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

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Happy New Year!
Constantin - 1 month ago

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Glad you gave the 986 some love.
JMstamford,ct - 1 month ago

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Re: Happy New Year!
db997S - 1 month ago

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Db987
JMstamford,ct - 1 month ago

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Re: Db987
db997S - 1 month ago

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Re: Happy New Year!
grc0456 - 1 month ago

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Cayman temperature gauge that really shows the temperature
j.davis - 1 month ago

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Can you elaborate?
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Re: Cayman temperature gauge that really shows the temperature
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Re: Cayman temperature gauge that really shows the temperature
j.davis - 1 month ago

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Re: Cayman temperature gauge that really shows the temperature
jlegelis - 1 month ago

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Re: Cayman temperature gauge that really shows the temperature
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

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Happy New Year 2020 ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: Happy New Year 2020 ...
grc0456 - 1 month ago

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Re: Happy New Year 2020 ...
frogster - 1 month ago

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Re: Happy New Year 2020 ... Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Did you get a new car Pedro smiling smiley *NM*
old timer - 1 month ago

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Re: Did you get a new car Pedro smiling smiley
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 month ago

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I'll get a recommendation from my mechanic *NM*
old timer - 1 month ago

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What a great way to end the year... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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name dropper.....
JMstamford,ct - 1 month ago

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Re: name dropper.....
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Re: What a great way to end the year...
grc0456 - 1 month ago

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Re: What a great way to end the year... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Re: What a great way to end the year...
grc0456 - 1 month ago

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Re: What a great way to end the year...
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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Re: What a great way to end the year... Jpeg Attachments
frogster - 1 month ago

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Re: What a great way to end the year... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 1 month ago

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2020
Ed B - 1 month ago

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Porsche trickle charger for other cars?... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 2 months ago

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Re: Porsche trickle charger for other cars?...
Wayne K - 2 months ago

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Thanks for confirming! *NM*
CarreraLicious - 2 months ago

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If you have any doubt
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Lol! Not a bad idea, but she’s already scared of riding in my car now! grinning smiley *NM*
CarreraLicious - 2 months ago

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How does the fresh air/recirculating air flap work on 2002 Boxster?
Landsboxster - 2 months ago

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Re: How does the fresh air/recirculating air flap work on 2002 Boxster?
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 2 months ago

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Re: How does the fresh air/recirculating air flap work on 2002 Boxster?
Landsboxster - 2 months ago

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heater foam a/k/a THE BLACK SNOW .....
JMstamford,ct - 3 months ago

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Re: heater foam a/k/a THE BLACK SNOW .....
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: heater foam a/k/a THE BLACK SNOW .....
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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Likely years: 1997 through 2012 *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 months ago

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foam a/k/a THE BLACK SNOW-What year cars are most likely to suffer this fate? What about 2005?... *NM*
tom coughlin - 3 months ago

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WOW - what a major production to fix and such a common fault looks like 100% will have this.
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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I don't know the reason
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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From a VW site. Who knows if accurate....
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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More VW instructions. I bet the box is a VW part.
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Interesting
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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This looks like the only viable method without pulling the dash.... URL
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Another viable choice. This actually looks a little less invasive. URL
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Other descriptions with better pictures - read whole thread - might be the best method URL
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Thoughts URL
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Flaps URL
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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The actuator at 6 looks like any door would be just above the fan.
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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I did this last year. Used the "cut off the top of something" method - not hard to do.
MarknearChicago - 2 months ago

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ADMIN! - Merry Christmas...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 2 months ago

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And a very Merry Christmas to you and your family.
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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And mind the cold pavement, too! winking smiley *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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Same to you, and all good things to everyone. *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: Merry Christmas...
grc0456 - 2 months ago

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Merry Christmas to you all and your families! *NM*
CarreraLicious - 2 months ago

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Re: Merry Christmas...
old timer - 2 months ago

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Happy Holidays
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 months ago

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what's your fav porsche blue?
frogster - 2 months ago

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Re: what's your fav porsche blue?
db997S - 2 months ago

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Petrol Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: what's your fav porsche blue? Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 2 months ago

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I am partial to Mexico Blue. But ....
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Good list but it's missing Ocean Blue
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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In the link, Amazon looks a lot like Ocean Blue. *NM*
Tony in Whittier - 2 months ago

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Re: Good list but it's missing Ocean Blue
frogster - 2 months ago

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Azzuro California until...
SMILIN - 2 months ago

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Supposedly "all" Porsche colors, but can be daunting Jpeg Attachments URL
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: Supposedly "all" Porsche colors, --- It is Not Complete. Aga Blue is not on there. *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Re: what's your fav porsche blue?
grc0456 - 2 months ago

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This is a reasonably complete list, with examples, of Porsche colours
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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Re: This is a reasonably complete list, with examples, of Porsche colours
ff42racer - 2 months ago

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My favorite Bali Blue Cabriolet with a Lapis background
tom coughlin - 2 months ago

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3 pedals rule!!! (NBC)
Paralizer - 2 months ago

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Re: 3 pedals rule!!! (NBC)
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Or an autonomous car
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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lol - that would be funny. *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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On the other hand, are autonomous vehicles hack-proof?
Laz - 2 months ago

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No car is hack-proof
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Not that it's a sequitur, but this came to mind:
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: Not that it's a sequitur, but this came to mind:
frogster - 2 months ago

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Je ne parle pas français. Parlez vous anglais? *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Not to have the gist of this thread veer off, but Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 2 months ago

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Thank you. Now, it makes sense. *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Source to Convertible Top Relay
BarryL - 2 months ago

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Resolved - Took off rspinning smiley sticking its tongue outelay, put back on, top now closes. *NM*
BarryL - 2 months ago

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In answer to your question
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Just for completeness
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 months ago

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Re: Just for completeness
paulofto - 2 months ago

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thanks JMstanford,mikefocke, paulofto for info....future parts sourcing *NM*
BarryL - 2 months ago

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Convertible Top Transmission Problem
Skyler - 3 months ago

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Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
SMILIN - 3 months ago

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Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
CarreraLicious - 3 months ago

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The plastic rod end is sacrificial....
JMstamford,ct - 3 months ago

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Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
MauriceonLongIsland - 3 months ago

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Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
Skyler - 3 months ago

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Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem -Bigger problem
Skyler - 3 months ago

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Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem -Bigger problem
MauriceonLongIsland - 3 months ago

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Appears to be the B version
Skyler - 3 months ago

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Picture
Skyler - 3 months ago

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Re: Appears to be the B version
MauriceonLongIsland - 3 months ago

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I may have found the PROBLEM!!!!
Skyler - 3 months ago

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What Maurice said ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 months ago

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So the guru has spoken
JMstamford,ct - 3 months ago

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Re: So the guru has spoken
Skyler - 3 months ago

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I have no answers to your problem, but it's good to hear from you. *NM*
Tony in Whittier - 3 months ago

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Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
frogster - 3 months ago

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Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
Skyler - 3 months ago

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Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
frogster - 3 months ago

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Re: Convertible Top Transmission Problem
Skyler - 3 months ago

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Well, I'm quitting this fix.
Skyler - 3 months ago

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Re: Well, I'm quitting this fix.
Skyler - 2 months ago

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Re: Well, I'm quitting this fix.
Skyler - 2 months ago

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CD plays even with key removed
j.davis - 3 months ago

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Re: CD plays even with key removed
carlos in Montreal - 3 months ago

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Re: CD plays even with key removed
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: CD plays even with key removed
j.davis - 3 months ago

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Something to do with how much voltage is available at shut-off? *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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If it happens again
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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I made a post about my ignition switch recent. I sprayed in electrical contact cleaner as suggested.
Tony in Whittier - 2 months ago

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Ahh Pedro with all the rightanswersthumbs up *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 3 months ago

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Happy Thanksgiving!
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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Happy Thanksgiving! Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 months ago

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Yes (belatedly,) and Erntedankfest
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: Yes (belatedly,) and Erntedankfest
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 3 months ago

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981 Battery replacement
Guenter in Ontario - 11 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
MikenOH - 11 months ago

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More knocking
Laz - 11 months ago

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Re: More knocking
Guenter in Ontario - 11 months ago

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The high voltage readings Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 10 months ago

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Re: The high voltage readings
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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14.X voltage....
Petee_C - 10 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Tweety - 10 months ago

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To be clear about my posted anecdote:
Laz - 10 months ago

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Re: My 2000 986
oconnell - 10 months ago

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Re: My 2000 986
frogster - 10 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Gary in SoFL - 11 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Guenter in Ontario - 11 months ago

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GMA or AGM? Typo? Not sure what a GMA battery would be. *NM*
jg wnc - 11 months ago

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I used to be dyslexic, but now I'm KO. *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Vince - 11 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Petee_C - 10 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
BLKBOXS - 9 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Tweety - 9 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Robuk - 3 months ago

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Any potential system effects, if jumping, whether donor or receiver battery?
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery replacement
Robuk - 3 months ago

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N rating = Nurburgring?
Laz - 3 months ago

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From the horse's mouth
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Thanks for digging that up! Now we can go back to whether they're worth it! winking smiley *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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Power steering pressure line leak URL
Blackbird - 3 months ago

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Re: Power steering pressure line leak
Blackbird - 3 months ago

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Re: Power steering pressure line leak Png Attachments
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: Power steering pressure line leak
Blackbird - 3 months ago

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Re: Power steering pressure line leak
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 months ago

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My brother got to see the good and bad of Porsche ownership last weekend
db997S - 3 months ago

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Re: My brother got to see the good and bad of Porsche ownership last weekend
CarreraLicious - 3 months ago

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2012 Boxster All-Seasons At Last
Sayle - 3 months ago

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Re: 2012 Boxster All-Seasons At Last
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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I have the same tires
JMstamford,ct - 3 months ago

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Question on the ignition switch. 2000 S.
Tony in Whittier - 3 months ago

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Re: Question on the ignition switch. 2000 S.
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: Question on the ignition switch. 2000 S.
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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Do I spray directly into the key hole or access the contacts from under the dash? *NM*
Tony in Whittier - 3 months ago

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Re: Do I spray directly into the key hole or access the contacts from under the dash?
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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Thanks. *NM*
Tony in Whittier - 3 months ago

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Re: Question on the ignition switch. 2000 S.
AndyInNYC - 3 months ago

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I replaced the electric part twice....
JMstamford,ct - 3 months ago

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Re: I replaced the electric part twice....
Michael SYS Driver - 3 months ago

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To all our Veterans ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: To all our Veterans ...
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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Re: To all our Veterans ...
old timer - 3 months ago

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Who will be the first...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: Who will be the first...
db997S - 3 months ago

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My beef is not with quality ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: My beef is not with quality ...
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: Who will be the first...
Iwas There (Toronto) - 3 months ago

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i’m on the non-existent list for...
SMILIN - 3 months ago

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Not I said the ...... *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 3 months ago

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2000 Boxster wheel well liner
AndyInNYC - 3 months ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster wheel well liner
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 3 months ago

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Boxster S tiptronic in base Boxster?
Han Solo - 3 months ago

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Should be plug-n-play *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 3 months ago

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Friday pic Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 3 months ago

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