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Boxster S > Model S
kmmcdonald - 1 month ago

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Re: Boxster S > Model S
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

65

Re: Boxster S > Model S
boxtaboy - 1 month ago

59

I happen to like the model S, btu they are totally different cars
grant - 1 month ago

66

Re: Boxster S > Model S
db997S - 1 month ago

50

Re: Boxster S > Model S
jlegelis - 1 month ago

46

P1128 (again) and Porsche IMSB "solution"....
MarcW - 1 month ago

350

re: IMSB and 3k
grant - 1 month ago

63

Re: re: IMSB and 3k
MarcW - 1 month ago

71

Yea, i was thinking of the dance. Hoping it was out more than on *NM*
grant - 1 month ago

68

Update....
MarcW - 1 month ago

75

Re: Update....
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 1 month ago

64

Don't know for sure...
MarcW - 1 month ago

62

GT4
grant - 1 month ago

72

Re: GT4
MarcW - 1 month ago

65

3 rd gear and understeer
grant - 1 month ago

65

Porsche IMSB "kit"... I mentioned this in another....
MarcW - 1 month ago

282

Will these H7 bulbs work in my 2000 Boxster
AndyInNYC - 1 month ago

264

Those on the link are H4 ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

61

Re: Those on the link are H4 ...
AndyInNYC - 1 month ago

53

Its not so much ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

64

Re: Will these H7 bulbs work in my 2000 Boxster
grc0456 - 1 month ago

66

2000 Boxster ignition switch issue URL
bb1 - 1 month ago

240

Homm, that soudns mechanical, the typical problem is electrical.
grant - 1 month ago

61

Re: Homm, that soudns mechanical, the typical problem is electrical.
bb1 - 1 month ago

55

When I looked into this my Porsche tech sources told me they always replace the entire switch...
MarcW - 1 month ago

62

Re: 2000 Boxster ignition switch issue
Al in Melbourne Beach - 1 month ago

68

plastic rear window - small crack
bb1 - 1 month ago

221

Small cracks become big ones..
grant - 1 month ago

59

You Might Try E6800
DanStub - 1 month ago

59

I suppose it can't hurt to try scuffing it a bit and using any model-glue/cement (Duco,,,,) *NM*
grant - 1 month ago

58

Re: plastic rear window - small crack
MarcW - 1 month ago

62

Re: plastic rear window - small crack
bb1 - 1 month ago

59

Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
jmr986 - 2 months ago

260

Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
frogster - 2 months ago

97

Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
jmr986 - 2 months ago

76

Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
Indybox - 2 months ago

80

Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
jmr986 - 2 months ago

51

Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
db997S - 2 months ago

72

Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch Jpeg Attachments
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 2 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
jmr986 - 2 months ago

75

Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
AndyInNYC - 1 month ago

61

Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
bb1 - 1 month ago

69

The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

322

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
frogster - 1 month ago

71

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

82

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
frogster - 1 month ago

76

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

66

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
db997S - 1 month ago

64

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

60

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

73

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
db997S - 1 month ago

68

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
frogster - 1 month ago

63

Well said. *NM*
MikenOH - 1 month ago

65

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

93

And by the same token...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

83

Well said, Pedro thumbs up
Gary in SoFL - 1 month ago

82

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

74

Re: And by the same token...
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 1 month ago

79

NBC: Tesla's new $200K roadster: 0-60 in 1.9 seconds
db997S - 2 months ago

280

Face lift anyone? eye popping smiley *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 2 months ago

72

200 Gs isn't just the price, it's the amount of force, too. spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
db997S - 2 months ago

76

Another video of the acceleration
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

118

Re: Another video of the acceleration
Tweety - 2 months ago

89

So i guess its fast :-) *NM*
grant - 2 months ago

74

Batteries on a track? Not yet.
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 1 month ago

73

Well...
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

61

Now go try and test drive one.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 months ago

96

Re: Now go try and test drive one.
MikenOH - 2 months ago

91

Elon Musk plays the long game
grant - 2 months ago

87

Re: Now go try and test drive one.
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

95

Re: Now go try and test drive one.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 months ago

76

Resource allocation
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

85

More detail on "why?"
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

80

Re: Resource allocation
MarcW - 2 months ago

80

Misplaced credibility
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

84

Re: Misplaced credibility
db997S - 2 months ago

75

Re: Misplaced credibility
MarcW - 2 months ago

83

Re: Misplaced credibility - for the record
paulofto - 2 months ago

89

Re: Misplaced credibility - for the record
MarcW - 1 month ago

73

Alan, but yes. And..
grant - 1 month ago

63

Re: Misplaced credibility - for the record
MarcW - 1 month ago

85

To be fair to GM
grant - 1 month ago

65

Well you now can order one if you have gotten the email because you were low on the list. *NM*
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 months ago

79

"7,375 pound-feet of torque at the wheels"
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

84

funny that the event was meant to unveil the semi!
frogster - 2 months ago

74

Trucks and electric URL
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 1 month ago

69

Last chance to register ... Image Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

202

Strange problem - fuel tank
grant - 2 months ago

236

After some digging i have some more info
grant - 2 months ago

99

2nd the vent valve URL
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

72

Thanks Stefan. What lines did you clean and where did oyu detach them?
grant - 2 months ago

71

Purge valve line Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

90

Thanks! If i read correctly, its the line...
grant - 2 months ago

81

Yes
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

74

Status and weirdness....
grant - 1 month ago

82

Unsatisfying
Boxsterra - 1 month ago

72

TechnoFix DOF
Steve&Deb - 3 months ago

509

All oil simply falls to the bottom of the sumpo ( oil pan) and gets sucked up
grant - 3 months ago

111

Re: TechnoFix DOF
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

132

Re: TechnoFix DOF
Steve&Deb - 3 months ago

95

Re: TechnoFix DOF
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

90

Re: TechnoFix DOF
Steve&Deb - 3 months ago

104

Re: TechnoFix DOF
BoxsterOutlaws - 2 months ago

128

Re: TechnoFix DOF
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

101

Funny, every high performance car sprays oil on its pistons to cool them.
grant - 2 months ago

123

Spaying implies...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

106

Re: Funny, every high performance car sprays oil on its pistons to cool them.
BoxsterOutlaws - 2 months ago

96

Here's a thought, Recluse Road
Roger987 - 2 months ago

109

Re: Here's a thought, Recluse Road
Jake Raby - 2 months ago

105

Re: Here's a thought, Recluse Road
thom4782 - 1 month ago

72

Re: Here's a thought, Recluse Road
boxtaboy - 1 month ago

56

If the target is 12 to 19 year old cars, does that make good business sense?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 month ago

81

ADMIN! - Happy Thansgiving ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 month ago

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Re: Happy Thansgiving ...
grc0456 - 1 month ago

56

Re: Happy Thansgiving ...
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

58

Re: Happy Thansgiving ...PS
Guenter in Ontario - 1 month ago

55

30% tread depth formula
Blackbird - 2 months ago

235

Let's look at the math
grant - 2 months ago

85

Re: 30% tread depth formula
Blackbird - 2 months ago

82

Re: 30% tread depth formula
MarcW - 2 months ago

65

If its not circumference, why do you suppose they care? *NM*
grant - 2 months ago

81

because tread depth affects braking and corner
frogster - 2 months ago

65

Rented a car in Switzerland
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 months ago

75

well..... that's actually a can of worms. Less tread does nto mean less grip, it means..
grant - 1 month ago

67

Re: well..... that's actually a can of worms. Less tread does nto mean less grip, it means..
frogster - 1 month ago

68

Re: If its not circumference, why do you suppose they care?
MarcW - 2 months ago

68

Just for the record, i did the math for a 255/40-17. Its just about 1% *NM*
grant - 2 months ago

69

Re: Just for the record, i did the math for a 255/40-17. Its just about 1%
MarcW - 2 months ago

83

One of the accepted sizes for spec boxster...
grant - 2 months ago

80

A 420hp Boxster Spyder?
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 2 months ago

173

what, no PDK?
frogster - 2 months ago

69

P1128 update...
MarcW - 2 months ago

211

looking forward to hearing the rest *NM*
John from MN - 2 months ago

58

Stopped at the dealer this AM... The cause of the P1128 error is....
MarcW - 2 months ago

107

Unfortunately, leaves get everywhere in these cars.
grant - 2 months ago

78

Re: Unfortunately, leaves get everywhere in these cars.
MarcW - 2 months ago

75

Not following
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

78

oooh, very clever *NM*
grant - 2 months ago

74

Re: Not following
MarcW - 2 months ago

77

Got a confession to make...
Tony in Whittier - 2 months ago

239

Re: Got a confession to make...
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

76

Mileage?
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

62

Re: Mileage?
Tony in Whittier - 2 months ago

65

my mileage is much better with 89 than 87
frogster - 2 months ago

82

Hesitation and Engine Noise
BarryL - 2 months ago

356

Re: Hesitation and Engine Noise
MarcW - 2 months ago

115

As marc says, that's juts too vague to diagnose.
grant - 2 months ago

81

Re: Hesitation and Engine Noise
BarryL - 2 months ago

85

Re: Hesitation and Engine Noise Update
BarryL - 2 months ago

67

Re: Hesitation and Engine Noise Update
BarryL - 2 months ago

76

A few comments
grant - 2 months ago

78

Re: A few comments
BarryL - 2 months ago

71

Re: A few comments
MarcW - 2 months ago

78

Re: A few comments
BarryL - 2 months ago

74

How Many Miles?
kgribbon - 2 months ago

254

Re: How Many Miles?
db997S - 2 months ago

77

240,000
grant - 2 months ago

88

190k *NM*
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

67

Re: How Many Miles?
Paralizer - 2 months ago

67

210K Miles
BarryL - 2 months ago

78

Re: How Many Miles?
dak911 - 2 months ago

65

Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees
MikenOH - 2 months ago

250

Re: Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

68

Re: Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees
MikenOH - 2 months ago

62

Re: Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

52

Re: Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees
Blackbird - 2 months ago

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Re: Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

51

I have heard that about some tires; e.g.: Toyo 888s. That said I drove my...
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: I have heard that about some tires; e.g.: Toyo 888s. That said I drove my...
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Re: Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees - don't.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 months ago

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Thanks for all the replies.. PDF Attachments
MikenOH - 2 months ago

59

I do want to clearly distinguish between poo rtraction adn mechanical failre.
grant - 2 months ago

78

add this one to the list of experiences
frogster - 2 months ago

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That can even happen in hot conditions....
Tony in Whittier - 2 months ago

79

a few years ago smiling smiley *NM*
SMILIN - 2 months ago

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ADMIN! - A heartfelt THANK YOU to our veterans ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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End of season oil filter inspection Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - 2 months ago

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Hmmm. I can't really tell, but i have NEVER seen such large fragments in my oil
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: Hmmm. I can't really tell, but i have NEVER seen such large fragments in my oil
Indybox - 2 months ago

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Re: End of season oil filter inspection
MarcW - 2 months ago

77

Marc - from reading I think this was targeted to me?
grant - 2 months ago

71

Oil Dilution
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

60

Precisely.
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: Thnaks for the good info ... and a photo from the last autumn run 2017 Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - 2 months ago

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Can you send it to blackstone labs in the USA? They are Chicagoland.
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: Marc - from reading I think this was targeted to me?
MarcW - 2 months ago

78

I hear you. But i have generally downplayd those concenrs due to the temps my motor oeprates at...
grant - 2 months ago

76

Need ideas for better CD player options 2002 with single CD player radio (CR 220)
tom coughlin - 2 months ago

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The best for your CDs is to .... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

97

You're dragging me into the 21st century
tom coughlin - 2 months ago

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Re: You're dragging me into the 21st century Jpeg Attachments
jlegelis - 2 months ago

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Boxster Outlaws-New FaceBook Group
BoxsterOutlaws - 2 months ago

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The Porsche Community and PedrosBoard has lost a friend ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Re: The Porsche Community and PedrosBoard has lost a friend ...
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 2 months ago

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what a legacy to leave behind
frogster - 2 months ago

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He had good taste
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

80

Is it true that since our brake rotors are drilled, they shouldn't be turned- but fully replaced?
John from MN - 2 months ago

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

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Thank you. I really appreciate your knowledge. *NM*
John from MN - 2 months ago

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Re: Porsche ...
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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I've got a BIG can opener here, if you want smiling smiley *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

84

That would be a step backwards winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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True, but beyond that...
grant - 2 months ago

85

2nd that - if you think they're warped
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Re: Is it true that since our brake rotors are drilled, they shouldn't be turned- but fully replaced?
MarcW - 2 months ago

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And it's back....
MarcW - 2 months ago

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Re: And it's back....
Anker - 2 months ago

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Re: And it's back....
MarcW - 2 months ago

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And the diagnosis is....
MarcW - 2 months ago

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Independently, i was thinking two things:
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: Independently, i was thinking two things:
MarcW - 2 months ago

76

Pirelli Pzero tread depth measurement
Blackbird - 2 months ago

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Re: Pirelli Pzero tread depth measurement
MarcW - 2 months ago

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Re: Pirelli Pzero tread depth measurement
Blackbird - 2 months ago

78

Had the same experience with the PZero on a 981
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Re: Had the same experience with the PZero on a 981
Blackbird - 2 months ago

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Re: Had the same experience with the PZero on a 981 PDF Attachments
MarcW - 2 months ago

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Re: Had the same experience with the PZero on a 981
Blackbird - 2 months ago

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Update---PZero tread depth on a 981
Blackbird - 2 months ago

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Thanks for the update. After the tires are replaced get some seat time in your car....
MarcW - 2 months ago

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Plugged and patched tires
Blackbird - 2 months ago

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yes, but ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Re: yes, but ... URL
grc0456 - 2 months ago

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Re: Plugged and patched tires
Blackbird - 2 months ago

75

I second everything Pedro said
grant - 2 months ago

74

RMS oil leak after winter storage
imtonyd - 2 months ago

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Re: RMS oil leak after winter storage
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Re: RMS oil leak after winter storage
imtonyd - 2 months ago

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Re: RMS oil leak after winter storage URL
carlos in Montreal - 2 months ago

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Re: RMS oil leak after winter storage
imtonyd - 2 months ago

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That is not normal.
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: That is not normal.
imtonyd - 2 months ago

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Re: RMS oil leak after winter storage
MarcW - 2 months ago

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Re: RMS oil leak after winter storage
Iwas There (Toronto) - 2 months ago

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Re: RMS oil leak after winter storage
imtonyd - 2 months ago

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