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grant - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 8:59:57 am

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Since no one else has, i'll reply ( I got more info to share)
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 5:42:06 pm

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718 Cancelled? URL
JackintheBoxster - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 2:36:25 pm

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It doesn't surprise me
MikenOH - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 3:10:32 pm

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Or is it the Miata price point competition?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 7:28:43 pm

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There goes ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 5:32:37 am

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Re: There goes ...
hoppy44 - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 8:43:49 am

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Having driven it, I think the sales guy is correct, and I own a 991 *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 9:48:14 am

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I don't buy it
JackintheBoxster - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 9:51:15 am

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Just read the Motor Trend Best Drivers Car article
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 7:06:07 pm

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Re: There goes ...
Crooster - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 11:02:21 am

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I suspect the whole thing was a scam to obtain consumer data....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 3:15:55 pm

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Re: I suspect the whole thing was a scam to obtain consumer data....
Roger987 - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 6:19:32 pm

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I don't think it will be for long, Roger.
MikenOH - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 6:46:59 am

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The trend is wide and deep..
grant - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 8:37:50 am

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Re: The trend is wide and deep..
MikenOH - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 12:56:42 pm

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Re: The trend is wide and deep..
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 4:15:17 pm

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Sure, today. But you dont plan for today... to quote Wayne Gretsky
grant - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 4:56:23 pm

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You are all wrong... it is natural gas.
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 8:49:27 pm

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That is a good point. It too has some drawbacks...
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 6:15:55 am

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Re: 718 Cancelled?
JackintheBoxster - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 4:21:22 pm

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Re: 718 Cancelled?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 8:09:56 am

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what whole thing? *NM*
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 8:11:34 am

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Re: what whole thing?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 8:22:43 am

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frankly, since the 1997 intro od the M96...
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 9:48:34 am

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One comment about Porsche reliability--atleast since 2009 MY
MikenOH - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 1:23:31 pm

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Re: One comment about Porsche reliability--atleast since 2009 MY
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 3:26:36 pm

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Will they ever be "appreciated" by the masses? I doubt it.
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 5:33:47 pm

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Need some quick help - current draw in Audi
grant - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 2:07:05 pm

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No help, but a little humor relating to the battery's sudden demise:
Laz - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 2:51:58 pm

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Exactly. Oh yea, you have too much free time. *NM*
grant - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 3:04:50 pm

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Rainy day. Also retired and (mostly) loving it! *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 3:18:25 pm

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That's a lot of current draw. Based on some measurements of various vehicle current draws...
MarcW - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 5:15:20 pm

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Thanks for the info. Consistent with my thoughts. More below
grant - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 6:45:56 pm

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And here's the final (happy ending)
grant - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 9:24:42 am

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An intermittent issue with the dying battery; chemical or plate shorting or...? *NM*
Laz - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 3:54:10 pm

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Its veryhard to say. My chemistry runs out before i would venture too much...
grant - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 6:34:07 am

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Astute conjectures on your part thus far. *NM*
Laz - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 7:00:30 am

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When a battery is old
Boxsterra - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 12:25:17 pm

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Maybe. But did you read the history--it doesnt read that way
grant - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 1:43:17 pm

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Sulfation is slow but there is a tipping point
Boxsterra - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 5:21:02 pm

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Rather uncommon in a battery that is used regularly, no? And was working not just OK, but grea
grant - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 8:50:24 am

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Re: Rather uncommon in a battery that is used regularly, no?
MarcW - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 10:19:04 am

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RThe driving was 40 mile seach way to work and back, 2/3 highway.
grant - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 8:37:24 pm

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Re: RThe driving was 40 mile seach way to work and back, 2/3 highway.
MarcW - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 9:32:41 am

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Hey , remember, no complaining here - this battery lasted > 8 years
grant - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 9:43:55 am

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A few things to consider here
Boxsterra - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 6:43:42 am

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"more so in a battery with usage patterns like yours":
grant - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 8:33:25 am

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"even if i left it for 2 weeks untouched"
Boxsterra - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 5:32:42 pm

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that's more helpful, but still leaves as many questions as it answers, at least to me
grant - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 5:45:52 pm

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Given the age of the battery and the speed at which it went bad I'm going with...
MarcW - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 7:39:29 pm

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Me too. *NM*
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 6:16:20 am

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Headset recommendation?
JackintheBoxster - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 2:06:32 pm

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Yes, a wired one.... really
grant - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 4:08:17 pm

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Re: Yes, a wired one.... really
JackintheBoxster - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 4:14:37 pm

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Better because there is minimal distorion on the wire vs bluetooth URL
grant - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 6:22:07 pm

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Re: Better because there is minimal distorion on the wire vs bluetooth
JackintheBoxster - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 7:18:19 pm

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There are many advantages to BT. If oyu find one with really good quality..
grant - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 6:03:40 am

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There's a (surmountable) bandwidth issue with Bluetooth
Boxsterra - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 7:07:18 am

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Well...
grant - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 8:26:32 am

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Re: Well...
JackintheBoxster - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 8:43:52 am

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I have no idea really. I've had cheap ones with fairly good audio quality and expensive ones
grant - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 9:45:23 am

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You're wrong on the 4 kHz stat
Boxsterra - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 2:00:39 pm

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Now that's rather insulting. But i'm not sure what you point is any longer anyway...
grant - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 5:36:39 pm

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I agree, let's get back to the subject at hand
Boxsterra - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 5:15:31 pm

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I tried a bunch.... $25 Plantronics is the best I ever had.
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 5:58:06 pm

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Hmm. So whats up with this supposed DOF failure? URL
San Rensho - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 9:38:13 pm

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Re: Hmm. So whats up with this supposed DOF failure?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 10:24:24 pm

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I know of one case ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 8:28:46 am

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Very reassuring, as I've told my friend who bought my 986 he should install one at a clutch change.
Laz - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 10:09:23 am

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The problem is by the time he sees bits in the filter it may be too late. The engine has to be...
MarcW - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 1:54:55 pm

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I believe I made him aware of that, but he's "willing" to take the risk. *NM*
Laz - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 4:22:32 pm

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Doesn't add up
Boxsterra - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 9:25:31 am

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Good point. *NM*
Laz - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 10:07:27 am

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My two cents: does not implicate the DOF ( in short: agree) - more
grant - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 5:41:26 pm

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Re: Hmm. So whats up with this supposed DOF failure? Gif Attachments
Burg Boxster - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 12:34:14 pm

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Re: Hmm. So whats up with this supposed DOF failure?
BOB W - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 7:20:25 pm

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Re: Hmm. So whats up with this supposed DOF failure?
chamilun - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 4:50:09 pm

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One thing....
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 6:35:39 pm

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Very good points. That said, I think the 986forum poster was hasty and unfair
grant - Tuesday, 30 September, 2014, at 6:18:38 am

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Re: Very good points. That said, I think the 986forum poster was hasty and unfair
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:53:54 am

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That's bad logic as i explained already - but will again, more slowly
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:56:50 am

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Re: That's bad logic as i explained already - but will again, more slowly
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 11:19:42 am

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M96? N on my own, no. I dont have the tools. Why?
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 11:30:13 am

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To AmondC
Roger987 - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 10:21:03 am

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Re: To AmondC
amondc - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 7:08:49 pm

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Thanks, Chris.
grant - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 6:28:01 am

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Thanks, glad to learn you're not the rumored Jiffy Lube guy, and the jury is still out on Grant winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 11:12:41 am

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Re: Thanks, Chris.
Roger987 - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 8:36:37 am

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Re: One thing....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 30 September, 2014, at 7:06:13 pm

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IO realize how oen sided it looks. But i beleiev he simply didnt think (on many levels)
grant - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 7:04:07 am

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It may be ignorance ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 7:20:29 am

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Re: It may be ignorance ...
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:49:24 am

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Read the thread above. context matters.
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:57:59 am

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Re: Read the thread above. context matters.
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 11:27:08 am

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Great answer.
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 12:00:52 pm

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ADMIN! - Keep it above the belt
Boxsterra - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 8:24:57 am

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Bad Faith ?
Roger987 - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 12:40:20 pm

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Actually
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 2:25:47 pm

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Re: Actually
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 2:34:26 pm

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Re: Actually
Roger987 - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 4:10:15 pm

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I speculated at length on exactly that
grant - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 4:34:35 pm

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Re: One thing....
amondc - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 12:16:59 pm

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Re: Hmm. So whats up with this supposed DOF failure?
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:46:32 am

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I dont see the details in your answer that I'd like to see. ( and i asked about)
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:55:56 am

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Re: I dont see the details in your answer that I'd like to see. ( and i asked about)
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 11:16:31 am

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That's fine. But..
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 11:59:22 am

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Re: That's fine. But..
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 3:31:54 pm

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But - not to be argumentative - what if the oil pressure or flow is marginal?
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 4:27:20 pm

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Did you also change the oil during this service? *NM*
Boxsterra - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 8:33:36 am

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I've also asked him
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 9:29:19 am

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Re: I've also asked him
Gary in SoFL - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 12:06:42 pm

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Re: I've also asked him
boxtaboy - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 7:57:51 am

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Here's a link - scroll down to PDF Attachments
Roger987 - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 10:56:28 am

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Agreed. If he has that much experience...
grant - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 11:58:48 am

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Gee he didn't
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 12:54:13 pm

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Yes, Mike, those are indeed some of an almost infinite list of possibilities...
Roger987 - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 2:00:22 pm

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Exactly, all i did was state hwo i saw the sytem and ask. And i'm still open to learning. *NM*
grant - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 9:08:42 am

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And I regularly
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 9:09:28 am

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That was nto my message at all.
grant - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 9:03:24 am

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Exactly
Roger987 - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 11:38:14 am

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Re: Exactly
chamilun - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 5:16:44 pm

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Not sure if Chris will return to add this, but on the original thread...
grant - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 6:06:46 am

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Re: Not sure if Chris will return to add this, but on the original thread...
MikenOH - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 6:46:34 am

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Re: Not sure if Chris will return to add this, but on the original thread...
amondc - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 7:17:27 am

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From the small dample i have touched...
grant - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 8:04:25 am

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Becomes stranger to me
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 9:27:38 am

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It opens many cans of worms... *NM*
grant - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 11:47:27 am

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There's a LOT of weird data here .... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 4:21:39 pm

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Porsche mid-engine backstory URL
Harvey in FL - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 10:07:56 am

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Re: Porsche mid-engine backstory
Dave In MD - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 4:09:22 am

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Perhaps no CGT in order to promote the current supercar, the 918. How are its sales? *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 9:57:06 am

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nevermind...link/photo failed. oops. *NM*
Steve (Morro Bay) - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 3:10:49 pm

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Arrgghhhhhh!!! Chipmunk or some other rodents in my Boxster!... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - Sunday, 28 September, 2014, at 5:03:40 pm

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Yes, you are going to need to carefully inspect the car for any other damage. The critters....
MarcW - Sunday, 28 September, 2014, at 6:35:43 pm

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Re: Yes, you are going to need to carefully inspect the car for any other damage. The critters....
boxtaboy - Sunday, 28 September, 2014, at 7:24:05 pm

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You should do this promptly. I hope I'm wrong but if the critters have done further damage....
MarcW - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 2:15:45 am

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My favorite solution
Boxsterra - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 2:24:54 pm

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Re: My favorite solution
boxtaboy - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 5:02:36 pm

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I am not convinced that alone would protect the car. If the need is great, if the competition...
MarcW - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 8:44:48 am

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Re: I am not convinced that alone would protect the car. If the need is great, if the competition...
boxtaboy - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 11:10:26 am

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My contractor neighbor told me to use steel wool to seal/plug gaps around where in the case of my...
MarcW - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 9:07:56 am

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Re: My contractor neighbor told me to use steel wool to seal/plug gaps around where in the case of my...
oldhoo07s - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 7:33:43 am

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No. They are not. Not really. I watched my sister's cat catch a mouse in an empty lot next door....
MarcW - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 9:20:40 am

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Although European plagues might've been avoided if cats weren't killed by association w/ witchcraft. *NM*
Laz - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 11:11:59 am

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LOL! leave it to Laz! *NM*
grant - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 6:29:03 am

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My cat
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 2:30:51 pm

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Some cats do that. Some leave the prize alive. And you do not know about the ones that got away...
MarcW - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 4:50:27 pm

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Re: My contractor neighbor told me to use steel wool to seal/plug gaps around where in the case of my... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 1:43:52 pm

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Starting to notice a pattern.. Every other time the AOS fails I get O2 sensor error codes...
MarcW - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 2:26:48 pm

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Remember that an AoS failure means burning oil, and that means
grant - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 3:38:22 pm

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Talked to the tech who did the AOS. He reported he removed the MAF and found it perfectly free...
MarcW - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 4:45:59 pm

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Tonight I'm off to hear Skip Barber at the NNJR-PCA Monthly meeting
grant - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 2:12:13 pm

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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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