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Dumb question .... Re: DOF and IMS
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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I dont believe so. It would have . . .
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: Dumb question .... Re: DOF and IMS
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Re: Dumb question .... Re: DOF and IMS
Ed B - 2 months ago

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Just FYI - I had *NO* seals in my bearing... Jpeg Attachments
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: Just FYI - I had *NO* seals in my bearing...
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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For clarification. i am nbot talkign abotu oil in the bearing.....
grant - 2 months ago

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As I understand it...
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Oil gets into the bearing from the fact that it sits submerged in oil in the sump. At least at rest.
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: Dumb question .... Re: DOF and IMS
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 2 months ago

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I had the nose repainted and tires
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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For when you can have the car detailed after any paint work...
MarcW - 2 months ago

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Re: I had the nose repainted and tires Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 2 months ago

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Don't need to detail the newly painted part yet
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Strange...
JMstamford,ct - 2 months ago

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Wait on detailing newly painted panels
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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Re: I had the nose repainted and tires
Rob in KC - 2 months ago

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Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
tonyd - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
amondc - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
tonyd - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
amondc - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ?? URL
tonyd - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
tonyd - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
amondc - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
tonyd - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
tonyd - 2 months ago

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Wow
Roger987 - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
amondc - 2 years ago

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There is a reason why it's not needed. I have said it innumerable times but ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 years ago

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Re: There is a reason why it's not needed. I have said it innumerable times but ...
tonyd - 2 years ago

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Re: There is a reason why it's not needed. I have said it innumerable times but ...
amondc - 2 years ago

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Re: There is a reason why it's not needed. I have said it innumerable times but ...
Roger987 - 2 years ago

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What breaks is the bearing ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 years ago

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Re: What breaks is the bearing ...
amondc - 2 years ago

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Not true
Boxsterra - 2 years ago

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I think the poitn was...
grant - 2 years ago

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Yet some, dare I say most, do. *NM*
MarcW - 2 years ago

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Well, it depends on what you call "survivie". Not as designed it doesn;t.
grant - 2 years ago

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I interpreted it as
Boxsterra - 2 years ago

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Well even the plain bearing has been known to fail...
MarcW - 2 years ago

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actually, i'm still back on steop #1 - how we get the failure rate below zero.....
grant - 2 years ago

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Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
boxtaboy - 2 months ago

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Re: Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
Anker - 2 months ago

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Re: Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
boxtaboy - 2 months ago

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Was this filmed in Stuttgart?spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Re: Was this filmed in Stuttgart?spinning smiley sticking its tongue out
boxtaboy - 2 months ago

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Re: Was this filmed in Stuttgart?spinning smiley sticking its tongue out
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Re: Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Re: Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
boxtaboy - 2 months ago

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Re: Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Re: Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
db997S - 2 months ago

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PCNA sets new sales records in 2016 URL
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Re: PCNA sets new sales records in 2016
Anker - 2 months ago

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Re: PCNA sets new sales records in 2016
db997S - 2 months ago

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Re: PCNA sets new sales records in 2016
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Audi, too, did well, especially with its SUV's URL
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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Re: PCNA sets new sales records in 2016
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Step 2: Take the Motor Apart Jpeg Attachments
grant - 2 months ago

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Ft. Lauderdale airport shooting URL
grc0456 - 2 months ago

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Which year, best bang for the buck
chamilun - 2 months ago

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Re: Which year, best bang for the buck
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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+ 1
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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Easy....
MarcW - 2 months ago

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Re: Easy....
boxtaboy - 2 months ago

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Yes,....
MarcW - 2 months ago

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Re: Yes,....
boxtaboy - 2 months ago

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Re: Yes,....
MarcW - 2 months ago

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I just pulled the clutch on my track car
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: I just pulled the clutch on my track car
boxtaboy - 2 months ago

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How can you have a lambo and not abuse it?
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: How can you have a lambo and not abuse it?
boxtaboy - 2 months ago

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Re: How can you have a lambo and not abuse it?
db997S - 2 months ago

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Re: How can you have a lambo and not abuse it?
boxtaboy - 2 months ago

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Re: How can you have a lambo and not abuse it?
db997S - 2 months ago

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Re: How can you have a lambo and not abuse it?
boxtaboy - 2 months ago

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Re: Easy....
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 2 months ago

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Well, i'd look differently than by year
grant - 2 months ago

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2009. No IMS as Porsche designed it out of the car
db997S - 2 months ago

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2009 or newer
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 2 months ago

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Re: Which year, best bang for the buck
chamilun - 2 months ago

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Help! Police! Jpeg Attachments
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: Help! Police!
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Re: Help! Police!
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Quick answers ( happy to talk as well)
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: Quick answers ( happy to talk as well)
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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here's how i figure...
grant - 2 months ago

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Some of you may have noted that i have an error in my assumptions
grant - 2 months ago

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FYI - i am also looking at how to retrofit a hillbilly dry sump. *NM*
grant - 2 months ago

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Excellent
Boxsterra - 2 months ago

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I am told ...
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: Help! Police!... what electrical / ECU modifications are required?
m2 - 2 months ago

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Re: Help! Police!... what electrical / ECU modifications are required?
MarcW - 2 months ago

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I am not swapping anything....same motor
grant - 2 months ago

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Yeeehaaa!!!
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 2 months ago

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Happy New Year... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Yes, best wishes for the new year to this entire community of friends *NM*
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: Happy New Year...
frogster - 2 months ago

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Passenger Door Window
Boxster997 - 3 months ago

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Re: Passenger Door Window
MarcW - 3 months ago

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Could be the fuse
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Re: Could be the fuse
Anker - 3 months ago

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But which fuse? B6, C3, D1
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 3 months ago

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Doesn't matter
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Are you referring to ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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A Porsche and passenger onboard make the news in Atlanta URL
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Saw an article in the Atlanta paper this morning....
jg atl - 2 months ago

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How do you get a gyn rack and a hond dog in the back of a 981? *NM*
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: How do you get a gyn rack and a hond dog in the back of a 981?
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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718 S on Road & Track February 2017 cover... Jpeg Attachments
jlegelis - 2 months ago

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Fabspeed Tries, but Fails at 718 Exhaust. Sounds like the car has gas (flatulence)
db997S - 3 months ago

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Re: Fabspeed Tries, but Fails at 718 Exhaust. Sounds like the car has gas (flatulence)
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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Loud/unnatural overrun I believe comes from fuel and possibly ignition being cut but the throttle...
MarcW - 3 months ago

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Feliz Christmas ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: Feliz Christmas ...
Anker - 3 months ago

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or Merry Navidad!
frogster - 3 months ago

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Re: Feliz Christmas ...
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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Re: Feliz Christmas ...
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Happy Boxing Day *NM*
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 3 months ago

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Drop Links & Anti Roll Bushes
marty - 3 months ago

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Mine lasted >100k miles, including track and AX
grant - 3 months ago

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Re: Drop Links & Anti Roll Bushes
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 3 months ago

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Suspension wear isn't gauged by mileage
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Happy ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
ace1 - 3 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
carlos in Montreal - 3 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
ace1 - 3 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
ace1 - 3 months ago

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And
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 3 months ago

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Re: And
carlos in Montreal - 3 months ago

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Werks Reunion - Amelia Island 3/10/17 URL
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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718 GTS being tested URL
MikenOH - 4 months ago

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Re: 718 GTS being tested
db997S - 4 months ago

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When I read the description
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 4 months ago

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Re: When I read the description
MikenOH - 4 months ago

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Re: When I read the description
Guenter in Ontario - 4 months ago

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Re: When I read the description
Guenter in Ontario - 4 months ago

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Re: When I read the description
db997S - 4 months ago

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Re: 718 GTS being tested
kmmalek - 3 months ago

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Most reliable car?... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 3 months ago

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Similar here. I'll note my experience with a used motor in my other car differs....
grant - 3 months ago

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Re: Similar here. I'll note my experience with a used motor in my other car differs....
boxtaboy - 3 months ago

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Oh yea, I did hte motor mount too. An early techno Mount (no longer made, sniff) *NM*
grant - 3 months ago

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Re: Similar here. I'll note my experience with a used motor in my other car differs....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 3 months ago

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Re: Most reliable car?... Jpeg Attachments URL
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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Re: Most reliable car?...
boxtaboy - 3 months ago

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hope you don't jinx yourself drinking smiley *NM*
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 3 months ago

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I know, right?! *NM*
boxtaboy - 3 months ago

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Re: Most reliable car?... Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: Most reliable car?...
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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Re: Most reliable car?... Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: Most reliable car?...
carlos in Montreal - 3 months ago

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Couple of good laps @ Sebring
Harvey in FL - 3 months ago

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Re: Couple of good laps @ Sebring
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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Re: Couple of good laps @ Sebring
Harvey in FL - 3 months ago

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Re: Couple of good laps @ Sebring
Van914 - 3 months ago

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You are way faster now with the Cayman S ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: Couple of good laps @ Sebring
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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Thanks for sharing Harvey
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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The Future of the Internal Combustion Engine Is Camless (NPC)
frogster - 3 years ago

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A tank of compressed air as a supercharger ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 years ago

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Re: A tank of compressed air as a supercharger ... Video Attachments
Laz - 3 years ago

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What happened to the magnetic/electrical coil systems?
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 3 years ago

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I seem to recall at least one issue was the 12v system. More volts (48V?) was needed...
MarcW - 3 years ago

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Good link about camless engines here
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 3 years ago

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Members-only link. Can you post? *NM*
grant - 3 months ago

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Porsche Experience Center - L.A. Jpeg Attachments
r9i8c7k - 3 months ago

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Re: Porsche Experience Center - L.A.
Roger987 - 3 months ago

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Re: Porsche Experience Center - L.A.
r9i8c7k - 3 months ago

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Great report and pics..many thanks. *NM*
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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Re: Great report and pics..many thanks.
r9i8c7k - 3 months ago

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Ellen's partner should have been there, given her name. winking smiley *NM*
Roger987 - 3 months ago

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Thanks for the additional details
Roger987 - 3 months ago

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Re: Thanks for the additional details
r9i8c7k - 3 months ago

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Re: Thanks for the additional details
Roger987 - 3 months ago

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Porsche's farewell video message to Audi racing URL
db997S - 3 months ago

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thumbs up *NM*
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 3 months ago

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Pronouncing Porsche correctly URL
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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That's the German pronunciation
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Re: That's the German pronunciation
Roger987 - 3 months ago

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Re: That's the German pronunciation
Ed B - 3 months ago

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After Deer hit repair body shop has trouble getting air out of radiator system. Is there a process?
Jeff (Philly) - 3 months ago

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Re: After Deer hit repair body shop has trouble getting air out of radiator system. Is there a process?
MarcW - 3 months ago

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Sounds like there's still a leak *NM*
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Re: After Deer hit repair body shop has trouble getting air out of radiator system. Is there a process?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: After Deer hit repair body shop has trouble getting air out of radiator system. Is there a process?
Jeff (Philly) - 3 months ago

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18" v 19" v 20" wheels
jeff in VA - 3 months ago

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Re: 18" v 19" v 20" wheels
Roger987 - 3 months ago

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Re: 18" v 19" v 20" wheels
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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In addition to what's below:
grant - 3 months ago

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Re: In addition to what's below:
boxtaboy - 3 months ago

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Uh-Oh, Porsche being investigated for emission cheating software on gasoline powered cars
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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"Volkswagen's Porsche" being investigated :p *NM*
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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A bit more info on the topic from PC Magazine article URL
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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Detection via lack of steering inputs
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 3 months ago

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Re: Detection via lack of steering inputs
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: Detection via lack of steering inputs
jeff in VA - 3 months ago

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PC mag story updated
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 3 months ago

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Interesting article on Porsche profit margins URL
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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well....
grant - 3 months ago

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Re: well....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 3 months ago

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speaking of VW....
dennisafrompa - 3 months ago

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Re: speaking of VW....
boxtaboy - 3 months ago

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Me, I like my Audi :-)
Roger987 - 3 months ago

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