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Was that you Pedro on House Hunters?
Wyominguy - 1 month ago

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That was ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: That was ...
Wyominguy - 1 month ago

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Battery charging question.
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: Battery charging question.
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Re: Battery charging question.
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: Battery charging question.
MarcW - 1 month ago

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Anything different about this trip, like long downhills?
Laz - 1 month ago

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What Laz said *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: Anything different about this trip, like long downhills?
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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First ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Thanks Pedro
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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May be time for a new battery
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 1 month ago

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My dealer told me the high voltage was ok. (edited)
Laz - 1 month ago

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Re: My dealer told me the high voltage was ok. (edited)
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Sport Mode
Laz - 1 month ago

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Re: Battery charging question.
Petee_C - 1 month ago

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Re: Battery charging question - an update
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

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Re: Battery charging question - an update
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 1 month ago

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One more thing...
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 1 month ago

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Re: Battery charging question.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 month ago

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Reattaching the rearview mirror - not the hardest DIY, but... :-) URL
RainyDayGarage - 1 month ago

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Clutch Flush- some Porschec content
Wayne K - 1 month ago

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Re: Clutch Flush- some Porschec content
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: Clutch Flush- some Porschec content
Wayne K - 1 month ago

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Time to claim your lifetime Craftsman guarantee
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Or get one of these for for less than sticker:
Laz - 2 months ago

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Oops: "for for" eye rolling smiley
Laz - 2 months ago

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Sears sold Craftsman to Stanley Black and Decker- so will they honor guarantee?
tom coughlin - 1 month ago

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Maybe
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

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Craftsman was sold to Stanley/B&D some time back....
grant - 1 month ago

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Just installed a short shifter...
siegrisd - 1 month ago

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Hoping that none of our members ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Bottled water brand good for the newer drink holders Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 2 months ago

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Cup holder?...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Ha. I was waiting for a response like that! smiling smiley
Laz - 2 months ago

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Weighed down by the arsenic *NM*
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Or radioactive fallout from the Bikini Atoll tests! Gif Attachments
Laz - 2 months ago

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To reply somewhat winking smiley substantively:
Laz - 2 months ago

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thumbs up
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Bottled water reminds me of sea salt
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: Bottled water reminds me of sea salt
MarcW - 2 months ago

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These days it's gonna take more than centuries-old traditions to get all the new weird stuff out. moody smiley *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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Beautiful to see it being done, though. URL
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: Bottled water brand good for the newer drink holders
MarcW - 2 months ago

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Re: Bottled water brand good for the newer drink holders
db997S - 2 months ago

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Thanks for the tip! Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 2 months ago

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Advertising opportunity ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Key removes but engine runs
tom coughlin - 2 months ago

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Re: Key removes but engine runs
Anker - 2 months ago

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Anyone with a 1997-2004 driver-side wind deflector they don't want?
RainyDayGarage - 2 months ago

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headlight bulb replacement 987.2
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 2 months ago

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Re: headlight bulb replacement 987.2
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Re: headlight bulb replacement 987.2
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 2 months ago

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If the headlight unit is anything like the 986's,
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: If the headlight unit is anything like the 986's,
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 2 months ago

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Re: If the headlight unit is anything like the 986's,
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 2 months ago

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Good judgement. *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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FYI it's a 5 mm socket. *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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UPDATE
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 2 months ago

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Re: UPDATE
frogster - 2 months ago

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Re: headlight bulb replacement 987.2
BoxsterJim - 2 months ago

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Porsche tractor race at Laguna Seca
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Re: Porsche tractor race at Laguna Seca Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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I like the huge wing on the one piloted by a woman. (I like her, too!) *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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Stiff ignition switch
Ed B - 2 months ago

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Re: Stiff ignition switch
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Plugged Convertible Top Drain
tigerguy - 2 months ago

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Re: Plugged Convertible Top Drain Png Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Re: Plugged Convertible Top Drain
tigerguy - 2 months ago

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Re: Plugged Convertible Top Drain
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Front engine mount
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Pedro, I have two I think...
986rgt - 2 months ago

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After 9 years and 60k miles
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Speaking of GT3s Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: Speaking of GT3s
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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PEC trip
Laz - 2 months ago

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If you've just put down a deposit for a GT3 or GT3RS ... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Ha - not me *NM*
MarknearChicago - 2 months ago

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Those deposits were the cost of my Boxsters (NM) *NM*
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 months ago

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Champion, who has been in trouble with PCNA before, has a major problem...shame, shame thumbs down *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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Re: If you've just put down a deposit for a GT3 or GT3RS ...
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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No, my GT4 order is not with Champion drinking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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What type of insurance?
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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E&O? Liability? *NM*
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: What type of insurance?
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Not surprised it exists
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Re: Not surprised it exists
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Do you know how to tell if a car salesman is lying? *NM*
grant - 2 months ago

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He's talking? *NM*
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Champion said they will make good on the $2.6 MM from their pocket. They need to scrub their hands! *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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Then ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Help! Washer fluid leaking under car
BoxsterJim - 4 months ago

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Re: Help! Washer fluid leaking under car
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

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Re: Help! Washer fluid leaking under car
BoxsterJim - 4 months ago

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Re: Help! Washer fluid leaking under car
boxtaboy - 4 months ago

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Re: Help! Washer fluid leaking under car
PeterInMA - 4 months ago

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I had to replace my reservoir...
JMstamford,ct - 4 months ago

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Re: Help! Washer fluid leaking under car
BoxsterJim - 2 months ago

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Old school look with Fuchs Replicas. Image Attachments
dennisafrompa - 2 months ago

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Rock in one of the inner brake cooling shields?
986rgt - 2 months ago

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Re: Rock in one of the inner brake cooling shields?
dennisafrompa - 2 months ago

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Re: Rock in one of the inner brake cooling shields?
db997S - 2 months ago

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Driver's side handbrake cable was rubbing...
dennisafrompa - 2 months ago

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The other cause
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Re: The other cause
dennisafrompa - 2 months ago

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Cool, glad it's resolved *NM*
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Common issue with larger tires and over-sized rims *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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Tesla Model 3 (sort of, not really) setting EV record on Laguna Seca
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Yeah, but that's not ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Multiple Fault Codes
Wyominguy - 3 months ago

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Cracked ignition coils
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Re: Multiple Fault Codes
MarcW - 3 months ago

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Re: Multiple Fault Codes
Wyominguy - 3 months ago

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Don't just replace coils "in case"
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Re: Don't just replace coils "in case"
Wyominguy - 3 months ago

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My opinion
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Re: Don't just replace coils "in case"
MarcW - 3 months ago

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"replacing the plugs is a starting point"
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Re: "replacing the plugs is a starting point"
MarcW - 3 months ago

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Re: Multiple Fault Codes
Wyominguy - 2 months ago

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Thanks for the update
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Sudden Silent Transmission failure
neumaiek - 3 months ago

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Re: Sudden Silent Transmission failure
MarcW - 3 months ago

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Re: Sudden Silent Transmission failure
neumaiek - 3 months ago

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Re: Sudden Silent Transmission failure
Blackbird - 3 months ago

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Re: Sudden Silent Transmission failure
neumaiek - 3 months ago

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Re: Sudden Silent Transmission failure
Tweety - 3 months ago

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Last thing touched is always suspect...
MarcW - 3 months ago

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Another case of "last thing touched"
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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wow. In many way you were lucky
grant - 2 months ago

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Yeah, with LSD it would be way worse
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Aha, of course. I was racking my brian on the clutch assembly..... this makes lots of sense *NM*
grant - 2 months ago

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WGI PCA HPDE a few laps
grant - 2 months ago

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I guess it would help if i hit "publish". Done. *NM*
grant - 2 months ago

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Horn actuator in steering wheel...
grant - 4 months ago

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Re: Horn actuator in steering wheel...
SMILIN - 3 months ago

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That cannot make a difference
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Re: That cannot make a difference
SMILIN - 3 months ago

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Thjanks to both. Info ont he plate is useful. I'll need better access to measure power at horns them
grant - 3 months ago

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I wouldn't start with the horns
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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THANKS. *NM*
grant - 3 months ago

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quick question on the horn/airbag.
grant - 3 months ago

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Fixed. In case you are wondering:
grant - 3 months ago

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Excellent. Which wire?
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Yes, the brown ground wire that pushes onto the 1/4" spade. right angle insulated connector. *NM*
grant - 2 months ago

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I know it well
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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2001 BoxsterS AOS
Larry Nakamura - 3 months ago

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My responses
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Re: 2001 BoxsterS AOS
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: 2001 BoxsterS AOS
Larry Nakamura - 3 months ago

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My two cents
grant - 2 months ago

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We know many would NEVER consider letting strangers drive their Porsches, but...
RainyDayGarage - 2 months ago

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let a complete stranger drive my porsche?
frogster - 2 months ago

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To our friends in the Carolinas and vicinity...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Re: To our friends in the Carolinas and vicinity...
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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hopefully they are busy preparing or evacuating...no time for the forum *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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140 miles inland
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 months ago

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It feels like it's been a short Summer Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: It feels like it's been a short Summer
Anker - 3 months ago

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Re: It feels like it's been a short Summer
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Did the usual visit to the Monterey Car Week starting from Southern California....
Tony in Whittier - 3 months ago

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Re: It feels like it's been a short Summer
db997S - 3 months ago

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Sincere suggestion: parked in a strong, sustained rain, a lot of grime will just rinse off.
Laz - 3 months ago

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Very true - also
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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And rainwater is relatively very soft, leaving no deposits. *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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In this case, not mosquitoes, but very large Tsetse flies:
Laz - 3 months ago

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grinning smiley Just what I needed on a chilly, dark, damp, cloudy morning.
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Dash lights up but car won’t start.
Tho127 - 3 months ago

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Re: Dash lights up but car won’t start.
RainyDayGarage - 3 months ago

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Re: Dash lights up but car won’t start.
Tho127 - 3 months ago

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Crank position sensor was our problem when we had your symptoms... *NM*
RainyDayGarage - 3 months ago

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Re: Dash lights up but car won’t start.
Tho127 - 3 months ago

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When what proved to be a bad clutch safety interlock switch in my 2002 was..
MarcW - 3 months ago

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Re: Dash lights up but car won’t start.
Tho127 - 3 months ago

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Some ideas
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Re: Some ideas URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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And I agree with both, but will consolidate with my short list:
grant - 3 months ago

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Dead battery
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Re: Dead battery
paulofto - 3 months ago

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Re: Dash lights up but car won’t start.
Petee_C - 3 months ago

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