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steering column stalk assembly
friesout - 3 months ago

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It Happened!
Lew - 3 months ago

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Re: It Happened!
Lew - 3 months ago

101

Re: It Happened!
Gary in SoFL - 3 months ago

100

Made these back in 2006... URL
RainyDayGarage - 3 months ago

87

License Plate Bracket
AndyInNYC - 3 months ago

146

Re: License Plate Bracket
AndyInNYC - 3 months ago

76

concours and track people, who wish to remove them...
grant - 3 months ago

81

Tire trailer
sdm100 - 3 months ago

157

Instrument Cluster Issue - 986 Boxster
Seadweller - 3 months ago

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The usual culprit
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Re: Instrument Cluster Issue - 986 Boxster
Seadweller - 3 months ago

95

Do a battery load test
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

93

Re: Do a battery load test
Seadweller - 3 months ago

97

Re: Instrument Cluster Issue - 986 Boxster
Seadweller - 3 months ago

85

Bad ground *NM*
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

86

Re: Bad ground
Seadweller - 3 months ago

102

No
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

87

Clarification
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

85

Re: Clarification
Seadweller - 3 months ago

91

Chances are
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

84

P1128 and P1130 head scratcher
John from MN - 1 year ago

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Re: P1128 and P1130 head scratcher
Ed B - 1 year ago

544

Possible culprits
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

484

We are in the same boat. Just yesterday afternoon...
MarcW - 1 year ago

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Re: We are in the same boat. Just yesterday afternoon...
John from MN - 1 year ago

465

Re: We are in the same boat. Just yesterday afternoon...
MarcW - 1 year ago

449

Re: I use Shell too, although it's the non oxy version and is 91 Octane
John from MN - 1 year ago

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Re: I use Shell too, although it's the non oxy version and is 91 Octane
MarcW - 1 year ago

400

I had the same codes at appx 50K and replaced the MAF - none since.
JMstamford,ct - 1 year ago

466

Re: I had the same codes at appx 50K and replaced the MAF - none since.
MarcW - 1 year ago

453

Re: My freeze frame numbers..
John from MN - 1 year ago

449

Re: My freeze frame numbers..
MarcW - 1 year ago

419

These are normal numbers
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

479

Re: These are normal numbers
MarcW - 1 year ago

456

I could only find one MAF reading on my device and it's in english...
John from MN - 1 year ago

447

What are you using to read the values?
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

483

Re: That's exactly what I'm using - Torque Pro, but I can't find the MAF reading that you reference. *NM*
John from MN - 1 year ago

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"Mass Air Flow Rate" *NM*
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

429

Re: at idle it reads 0 - 1.25 g/s (most common reading is .5) at 3000 RPM it drops to zero.
John from MN - 1 year ago

402

Those numbers are not what they're supposed to be
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

449

Re: If I choose to replace the MAF (it is 16 years old), is the OEM at $238 worth the premium over
John from MN - 1 year ago

422

Be careful that you get teh correct MAF.
JMstamford,ct - 1 year ago

447

Depends on the "lesser known brand"
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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Re: whoops...I made a mistake. I redid the MAF readings and got 6 g/s at idle and it jumped to
John from MN - 1 year ago

485

Yet another P1128 from my car. Seems to require hot weather....
MarcW - 1 year ago

486

What year is your car?
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

382

After 2 tanks of techron fuel system cleaner and cleaning MAF twice - the CEL has gone off
John from MN - 1 year ago

700

Cool, keep us posted *NM*
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

380

Re: After 2 tanks of techron fuel system cleaner and cleaning MAF twice - the CEL has gone off
MarcW - 1 year ago

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Both of those code indicate ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 year ago

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I agree with Pedro, but I assumed the techs already did that.
JMstamford,ct - 1 year ago

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Re: your assumption was right, techs checked "everything" and said there was no reason the codes
John from MN - 1 year ago

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Re: your assumption was right, techs checked "everything" and said there was no reason the codes
Petee_C - 1 year ago

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long thread update - I do think it is non-oxy gas related
John from MN - 3 months ago

122

From experience I know gasoline can play a role in some error codes. When I switched from Rotten...
MarcW - 3 months ago

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Re: From experience I know gasoline can play a role in some error codes. When I switched from Rotten...
Alcantera - 3 months ago

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Re: From experience I know gasoline can play a role in some error codes. When I switched from Rotten...
Alcantera - 3 months ago

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2018 Porsche 993
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

172

Replaced 2002 with 2005 S, now do I need spacers to make winter wheels fit?
tom coughlin - 3 months ago

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Re: Replaced 2002 with 2005 S, now do I need spacers to make winter wheels fit?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

97

Re: Replaced 2002 with 2005 S, now do I need spacers to make winter wheels fit?
tom coughlin - 3 months ago

80

Re: Replaced 2002 with 2005 S, now do I need spacers to make winter wheels fit?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

71

930 Turbo and/or Chicago Bears Fans, Can Own Walter Payton's 1979 930 Turbo URL
db997S - 3 months ago

189

Very nice Png Attachments
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

100

Re: Very nice
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

75

2001 BoxsterS Fog Light
Larry Nakamura - 3 months ago

159

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

83

Re: 2001 BoxsterS Fog Light
Larry Nakamura - 3 months ago

74

Re: 2001 BoxsterS Fog Light
Larry Nakamura - 3 months ago

71

Coolant Leak
Larry Nakamura - 4 months ago

258

Sounds like you undertand the problem...
grant - 4 months ago

110

Re: Coolant Leak
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

119

Yoru boxster has company
grant - 4 months ago

119

Before you take anything apart
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

124

Re: Before you take anything apart
Larry Nakamura - 4 months ago

116

Re: Before you take anything apart
MarcW - 4 months ago

102

Re: Before you take anything apart
Larry Nakamura - 4 months ago

82

Re: Before you take anything apart
MarcW - 4 months ago

104

Cap fit
Blackbird - 4 months ago

100

They sell the Pittsburgh pressure test kit at Harbor Freight. I bought one & one of the attachments
Tony in Whittier - 4 months ago

103

Final Outcome
Larry Nakamura - 3 months ago

104

Read this Elsewhere/Not my Car
Lew - 3 months ago

200

I solved the same problem
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

76

Was that a one time / still good fix, or do you add it periodically? *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

72

Periodic
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

80

Great! I won't have to bring a lot on my upcoming moon trip!
Laz - 3 months ago

88

oil pan baffle for trackdays
Petee_C - 3 months ago

149

Re: oil pan baffle for trackdays
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

82

Or your own deep sump? Not quite accusump.... *NM*
grant - 3 months ago

76

Re: Or your own deep sump? Not quite accusump....
Petee_C - 3 months ago

81

Re: Or your own deep sump? Not quite accusump....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

66

Leak 06 987S
Paralizer - 3 months ago

162

Re: Leak 06 987S URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

74

Re: Leak 06 987S URL
Paralizer - 3 months ago

72

Roof latch
marty - 4 months ago

236

@maurice?? *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 4 months ago

92

Re: Roof latch
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

99

Re: Roof latch
marty - 4 months ago

96

When you close the top ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

105

Re: When you close the top ...
marty - 4 months ago

89

Since that's the case, then...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

103

Re: Since that's the case, then...
marty - 4 months ago

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is the rattle gone? *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

85

Re: is the rattle gone?
marty - 4 months ago

95

Re: Since that's the case, then...
grc0456 - 4 months ago

90

Gary...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

101

Re: Gary...
grc0456 - 4 months ago

101

Re: Gary...
Lew - 3 months ago

85

Re: Gary...
Anker - 3 months ago

77

Re: Gary...
Lew - 3 months ago

74

FYI: Porsche Challenge at Pike's Peak
Laz - 4 months ago

145

Porsche, given Euro engine emission constraints, could be in trouble with this USA mid engine coming
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

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Re: Porsche, given Euro engine emission constraints, could be in trouble with this USA mid engine coming
Tweety - 4 months ago

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Re: Porsche, given Euro engine emission constraints, could be in trouble with this USA mid engine coming
db997S - 4 months ago

81

Nice looking car from the front and side Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

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Re: Nice looking car from the front and side
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

77

Re: Nice looking car from the front and side
db997S - 4 months ago

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You're right:
Laz - 4 months ago

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Re: Porsche, given Euro engine emission constraints, could be in trouble with this USA mid engine coming
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 4 months ago

78

Re: Porsche, given Euro engine emission constraints, could be in trouble with this USA mid engine coming
MikenOH - 4 months ago

79

Lock light on dash comes on by itself from time to time, seems to work OK other wise
tom coughlin - 4 months ago

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Re: Lock light on dash comes on by itself from time to time, seems to work OK other wise
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

104

OK, How to fix it?
tom coughlin - 4 months ago

90

Can I disable switch on dash and still have remote locks work?
tom coughlin - 4 months ago

86

Replace ECU - but use my Factory Immobilizer and Key/Ignition Tumbler
prost77177 - 4 months ago

120

A Pedro PSE Exhaust Mod for 987
esecrest - 4 months ago

157

Re: A Pedro PSE Exhaust Mod for 987
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

86

Rattling Noise
Lew - 5 months ago

382

Re: Rattling Noise
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

156

Re: Rattling Noise
Lew - 5 months ago

144

Your clutch pedal is rattling
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: Rattling Noise
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Rattling Noise
Lew - 5 months ago

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Re: Rattling Noise
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Rattling Noise
Lew - 5 months ago

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Re: Rattling Noise
Lew - 5 months ago

126

Could be exhaust related...
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Rattling Noise
AndyInNYC - 5 months ago

122

Re: Rattling Noise
Lew - 5 months ago

104

Re: Rattling Noise
Lew - 5 months ago

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Re: Rattling Noise
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Rattling Noise
Lew - 4 months ago

80

Re: Rattling Noise
MarcW - 4 months ago

79

Re: Rattling Noise
Lew - 4 months ago

78

4 wheels with tires - will they fit in a MKV jetta? Jpeg Attachments
Petee_C - 4 months ago

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Im pretty sure they ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

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fit in trunk or backseat was the question.....
Petee_C - 4 months ago

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Completely misread that one! *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

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Re: 4 wheels with tires - will they fit in a MKV jetta?
j.davis - 4 months ago

97

4 cayman wheels fit
Petee_C - 4 months ago

93

They should fit.
JMstamford,ct - 4 months ago

98

Yes, it will fit *NM*
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

84

2019 911 Out in the Wild and Naked
db997S - 4 months ago

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Re: 2019 911 Out in the Wild and Naked
Roger987 - 4 months ago

90

Alarm beeps when i open door
marty - 4 months ago

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Re: Alarm beeps when i open door
MarcW - 4 months ago

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Re: Alarm beeps when i open door
marty - 4 months ago

107

I’ve never ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

118

Re: I’ve never ...
marty - 4 months ago

110

Game back on
marty - 4 months ago

106

What year is your Boxster?
Guenter in Ontario - 4 months ago

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Re: Game back on
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

101

Look at the code
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

97

Re: Game back on
MarcW - 4 months ago

110

Replacement lock
marty - 4 months ago

90

Re: Replacement lock
Blackbird - 4 months ago

86

Boxster's passenger airbag deployed while at a standstill...???
RainyDayGarage - 4 months ago

182

Was your airbag light on before this happened?
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

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No lights... *NM*
RainyDayGarage - 4 months ago

75

Does your light work?
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

75

Re: Does your light work?
RainyDayGarage - 4 months ago

76

Definitely not a common problem *NM*
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

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Also "destroyed" the passenger side inside door panel...
RainyDayGarage - 4 months ago

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Re: Boxster's passenger airbag deployed while at a standstill...???
kmmalek - 4 months ago

81

Went to see the car this morning... it was the airbag on the DOOR that went off.
RainyDayGarage - 4 months ago

92

You don't have to start the car to read the code
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

65

As these cars age, I wonder if these accidental deployments will become more common
MikenOH - 4 months ago

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OK, so you guys want to go REALLY fast......
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

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I like the lines ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

99

There are a few parts
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

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I wonder what the 3 warning lights are for......
jg wnc - 4 months ago

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Re: I wonder what the 3 warning lights are for......
Laz - 4 months ago

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Re: OK, so you guys want to go REALLY fast......
Roger987 - 4 months ago

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Re: OK, so you guys want to go REALLY fast......
MikenOH - 4 months ago

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Re: OK, so you guys want to go REALLY fast......
Petee_C - 4 months ago

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Re: OK, so you guys want to go REALLY fast......
Roger987 - 4 months ago

80

Nuther A/C question...why so loud?
boxtaboy - 4 months ago

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Re: Nuther A/C question...why so loud?
Anker - 4 months ago

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Re: Nuther A/C question...why so loud?
boxtaboy - 4 months ago

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Re: Nuther A/C question...why so loud?
Guenter in Ontario - 4 months ago

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Re: Nuther A/C question...why so loud?
boxtaboy - 4 months ago

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I'd be more embarrassed about using A/C in a convertible *NM*
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

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Especially on sweltery days, one can create a nice microclimate
Laz - 4 months ago

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Re: Especially on sweltery days, one can create a nice microclimate
db997S - 4 months ago

92

Seat heating plus ventilation suggestion
Laz - 4 months ago

99

Wearing a suit with top up....need the A/C! *NM*
boxtaboy - 4 months ago

87

I frequently use the A/C with the top down....
JMstamford,ct - 4 months ago

89

(Porsche press release) "For Porsche the future is electric"
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

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Re: (Porsche press release) "For Porsche the future is electric"
db997S - 4 months ago

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Rusty!
Laz - 4 months ago

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Re: Rusty!
db997S - 4 months ago

88

986 "Frunk" micro-switch repair
neumaiek - 4 months ago

159

Re: 986 "Frunk" micro-switch repair
MarcW - 4 months ago

83

Marc, I think you are missing the Boxster...
boxtaboy - 4 months ago

79

Re: Marc, I think you are missing the Boxster...
MarcW - 4 months ago

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Re: Marc, I think you are missing the Boxster...
boxtaboy - 4 months ago

75

It’s coming....with a 4L NA engine and three pedals smileys with beer
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

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What it looks like.....
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

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Can’t wait to see and drive one! *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

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