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Biggest fear for some, coming closer to reality: Plug-in 911
db997S - 6 months ago

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Re: Biggest fear for some, coming closer to reality: Plug-in 911
boxsterd - 6 months ago

163

Re: Biggest fear for some, coming closer to reality: Plug-in 911
db997S - 6 months ago

169

Some even drive hybrids.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 months ago

148

Re: Some even drive hybrids.
boxsterd - 6 months ago

118

NBC - The Porsche Museum Just Finished Restoring Its Oldest 911
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 6 months ago

526

awesome. brings a smile to my face. thanks for posting. *NM*
frogster - 6 months ago

118

2002 Boxster - How to reset Convertible Top Warning Light on dash (after Top Repair)
ErnestoCarNut - 6 months ago

541

Re: 2002 Boxster - How to reset Convertible Top Warning Light on dash (after Top Repair)
Anker - 6 months ago

148

Re: 2002 Boxster - How to reset Convertible Top Warning Light on dash (after Top Repair)
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 months ago

143

PCA Juniors
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 months ago

445

2019 911 URL
Roger987 - 6 months ago

477

Re: 2019 911
db997S - 6 months ago

126

99 boxter with permanent cam sensor shorted faults
_adrian_ - 3 years ago

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P0341 - Camshaft position sensor 1 signal implausible, short to ground, short to positive...
MarcW - 3 years ago

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Here are the tests for P0341...
MarcW - 3 years ago

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Let me add that in another reference the test steps show with the Porsche diagnostics... Png Attachments
MarcW - 3 years ago

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Re: Let me add that in another reference the test steps show with the Porsche diagnostics...
snc22782 - 6 months ago

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I use...
MarcW - 6 months ago

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Re: 99 boxter with permanent cam sensor shorted faults
_adrian_ - 3 years ago

592

Be careful. You are not following the test steps as they are given...
MarcW - 3 years ago

453

Re: Be careful. You are not following the test steps as they are given...
_adrian_ - 3 years ago

576

If test 4 failed that's indicative of a short to positive, based on the info from my...
MarcW - 3 years ago

660

Re: 99 boxter with permanent cam sensor shorted faults
_adrian_ - 3 years ago

511

Re: 99 boxter with permanent cam sensor shorted faults
_adrian_ - 3 years ago

532

My references are for newer cars with DME version 7.8. If 12V is not measured in test 4....
MarcW - 3 years ago

621

Re: My references are for newer cars with DME version 7.8. If 12V is not measured in test 4....
_adrian_ - 3 years ago

462

Re: 99 boxter with permanent cam sensor shorted faults
_adrian_ - 3 years ago

687

My hardcopy of the factory manual has wiring diagrams...Trouble is
MarcW - 3 years ago

585

Boxster S > Model S
kmmcdonald - 6 months ago

598

Re: Boxster S > Model S
Gary in SoFL - 6 months ago

145

Re: Boxster S > Model S
boxtaboy - 6 months ago

122

I happen to like the model S, btu they are totally different cars
grant - 6 months ago

158

Re: Boxster S > Model S
db997S - 6 months ago

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Re: Boxster S > Model S
jlegelis - 6 months ago

105

P1128 (again) and Porsche IMSB "solution"....
MarcW - 6 months ago

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re: IMSB and 3k
grant - 6 months ago

157

Re: re: IMSB and 3k
MarcW - 6 months ago

176

Yea, i was thinking of the dance. Hoping it was out more than on *NM*
grant - 6 months ago

154

Update....
MarcW - 6 months ago

167

Re: Update....
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 6 months ago

139

Don't know for sure...
MarcW - 6 months ago

141

GT4
grant - 6 months ago

153

Re: GT4
MarcW - 6 months ago

155

3 rd gear and understeer
grant - 6 months ago

154

Porsche IMSB "kit"... I mentioned this in another....
MarcW - 6 months ago

453

2000 Boxster ignition switch issue URL
bb1 - 6 months ago

376

Homm, that soudns mechanical, the typical problem is electrical.
grant - 6 months ago

161

Re: Homm, that soudns mechanical, the typical problem is electrical.
bb1 - 6 months ago

157

When I looked into this my Porsche tech sources told me they always replace the entire switch...
MarcW - 6 months ago

148

Re: 2000 Boxster ignition switch issue
Al in Melbourne Beach - 6 months ago

152

plastic rear window - small crack
bb1 - 6 months ago

344

Small cracks become big ones..
grant - 6 months ago

143

You Might Try E6800
DanStub - 6 months ago

153

I suppose it can't hurt to try scuffing it a bit and using any model-glue/cement (Duco,,,,) *NM*
grant - 6 months ago

133

Re: plastic rear window - small crack
MarcW - 6 months ago

145

Re: plastic rear window - small crack
bb1 - 6 months ago

124

Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
jmr986 - 7 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
frogster - 7 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
jmr986 - 7 months ago

168

Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
Indybox - 7 months ago

164

Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
jmr986 - 7 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
db997S - 7 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch Jpeg Attachments
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 7 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
jmr986 - 7 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
AndyInNYC - 6 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
bb1 - 6 months ago

132

The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Guenter in Ontario - 6 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
frogster - 6 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Guenter in Ontario - 6 months ago

185

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
frogster - 6 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Gary in SoFL - 6 months ago

133

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
db997S - 6 months ago

144

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Guenter in Ontario - 6 months ago

138

Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
db997S - 6 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
frogster - 6 months ago

137

Well said. *NM*
MikenOH - 6 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Guenter in Ontario - 6 months ago

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And by the same token...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 months ago

174

Well said, Pedro thumbs up
Gary in SoFL - 6 months ago

169

Oops....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 months ago

163

Re: And by the same token...
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 6 months ago

175

NBC: Tesla's new $200K roadster: 0-60 in 1.9 seconds
db997S - 7 months ago

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Face lift anyone? eye popping smiley *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 7 months ago

196

200 Gs isn't just the price, it's the amount of force, too. spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
db997S - 7 months ago

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Another video of the acceleration
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

253

Re: Another video of the acceleration
Tweety - 7 months ago

193

So i guess its fast :-) *NM*
grant - 7 months ago

173

Batteries on a track? Not yet.
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 6 months ago

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Well...
Boxsterra - 6 months ago

167

Now go try and test drive one.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 months ago

213

Re: Now go try and test drive one.
MikenOH - 7 months ago

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Elon Musk plays the long game
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Now go try and test drive one.
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Re: Now go try and test drive one.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 months ago

171

Resource allocation
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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More detail on "why?"
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

186

Re: Resource allocation
MarcW - 7 months ago

189

Misplaced credibility
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

212

Re: Misplaced credibility
db997S - 7 months ago

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Re: Misplaced credibility
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Re: Misplaced credibility - for the record
paulofto - 7 months ago

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Re: Misplaced credibility - for the record
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Alan, but yes. And..
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Misplaced credibility - for the record
MarcW - 6 months ago

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To be fair to GM
grant - 7 months ago

171

Well you now can order one if you have gotten the email because you were low on the list. *NM*
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 months ago

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

191

funny that the event was meant to unveil the semi!
frogster - 7 months ago

208

Trucks and electric URL
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 6 months ago

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Last chance to register ... Image Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 months ago

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Strange problem - fuel tank
grant - 7 months ago

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After some digging i have some more info
grant - 7 months ago

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2nd the vent valve URL
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

170

Thanks Stefan. What lines did you clean and where did oyu detach them?
grant - 7 months ago

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Purge valve line Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

252

Thanks! If i read correctly, its the line...
grant - 7 months ago

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Yes
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

179

Status and weirdness....
grant - 7 months ago

178

Unsatisfying
Boxsterra - 6 months ago

158

TechnoFix DOF
Steve&Deb - 8 months ago

675

All oil simply falls to the bottom of the sumpo ( oil pan) and gets sucked up
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: TechnoFix DOF
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

237

Re: TechnoFix DOF
Steve&Deb - 8 months ago

195

Re: TechnoFix DOF
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

172

Re: TechnoFix DOF
Steve&Deb - 8 months ago

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Re: TechnoFix DOF
BoxsterOutlaws - 8 months ago

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Re: TechnoFix DOF
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Funny, every high performance car sprays oil on its pistons to cool them.
grant - 7 months ago

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Spaying implies...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: Funny, every high performance car sprays oil on its pistons to cool them.
BoxsterOutlaws - 7 months ago

187

Here's a thought, Recluse Road
Roger987 - 7 months ago

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Re: Here's a thought, Recluse Road
Jake Raby - 7 months ago

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Re: Here's a thought, Recluse Road
thom4782 - 6 months ago

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Re: Here's a thought, Recluse Road
boxtaboy - 6 months ago

140

If the target is 12 to 19 year old cars, does that make good business sense?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 6 months ago

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ADMIN! - Happy Thansgiving ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 6 months ago

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Re: Happy Thansgiving ...
grc0456 - 6 months ago

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Re: Happy Thansgiving ...
Guenter in Ontario - 6 months ago

143

Re: Happy Thansgiving ...PS
Guenter in Ontario - 6 months ago

129

30% tread depth formula
Blackbird - 7 months ago

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Let's look at the math
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: 30% tread depth formula
Blackbird - 7 months ago

197

Re: 30% tread depth formula
MarcW - 7 months ago

148

If its not circumference, why do you suppose they care? *NM*
grant - 7 months ago

189

because tread depth affects braking and corner
frogster - 7 months ago

170

Rented a car in Switzerland
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 months ago

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well..... that's actually a can of worms. Less tread does nto mean less grip, it means..
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: well..... that's actually a can of worms. Less tread does nto mean less grip, it means..
frogster - 7 months ago

166

Re: If its not circumference, why do you suppose they care?
MarcW - 7 months ago

152

Just for the record, i did the math for a 255/40-17. Its just about 1% *NM*
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Just for the record, i did the math for a 255/40-17. Its just about 1%
MarcW - 7 months ago

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One of the accepted sizes for spec boxster...
grant - 7 months ago

177

A 420hp Boxster Spyder?
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 7 months ago

314

what, no PDK?
frogster - 7 months ago

163

P1128 update...
MarcW - 7 months ago

346

looking forward to hearing the rest *NM*
John from MN - 7 months ago

168

Stopped at the dealer this AM... The cause of the P1128 error is....
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Unfortunately, leaves get everywhere in these cars.
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Unfortunately, leaves get everywhere in these cars.
MarcW - 7 months ago

168

Not following
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

194

oooh, very clever *NM*
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Not following
MarcW - 7 months ago

185

Got a confession to make...
Tony in Whittier - 7 months ago

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Re: Got a confession to make...
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

164

Mileage?
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

145

Re: Mileage?
Tony in Whittier - 7 months ago

160

my mileage is much better with 89 than 87
frogster - 7 months ago

182

Hesitation and Engine Noise
BarryL - 7 months ago

501

Re: Hesitation and Engine Noise
MarcW - 7 months ago

210

As marc says, that's juts too vague to diagnose.
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Hesitation and Engine Noise
BarryL - 7 months ago

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Re: Hesitation and Engine Noise Update
BarryL - 7 months ago

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Re: Hesitation and Engine Noise Update
BarryL - 7 months ago

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A few comments
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: A few comments
BarryL - 7 months ago

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Re: A few comments
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Re: A few comments
BarryL - 7 months ago

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How Many Miles?
kgribbon - 7 months ago

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Re: How Many Miles?
db997S - 7 months ago

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240,000
grant - 7 months ago

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190k *NM*
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

142

Re: How Many Miles?
Paralizer - 7 months ago

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210K Miles
BarryL - 7 months ago

160

Re: How Many Miles?
dak911 - 7 months ago

133

Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees
MikenOH - 7 months ago

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Re: Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Re: Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees
MikenOH - 7 months ago

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Re: Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Re: Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees
Blackbird - 7 months ago

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Re: Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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I have heard that about some tires; e.g.: Toyo 888s. That said I drove my...
grant - 7 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 - 7 months ago

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Re: Driving on Max Perf. tires under 30 degrees - don't.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 months ago

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Thanks for all the replies.. PDF Attachments
MikenOH - 7 months ago

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I do want to clearly distinguish between poo rtraction adn mechanical failre.
grant - 7 months ago

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add this one to the list of experiences
frogster - 7 months ago

229

That can even happen in hot conditions....
Tony in Whittier - 7 months ago

169

a few years ago smiling smiley *NM*
SMILIN - 7 months ago

147

ADMIN! - A heartfelt THANK YOU to our veterans ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

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End of season oil filter inspection Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - 7 months ago

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Hmmm. I can't really tell, but i have NEVER seen such large fragments in my oil
grant - 7 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 - 7 months ago

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Re: End of season oil filter inspection
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Marc - from reading I think this was targeted to me?
grant - 7 months ago

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Oil Dilution
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

160

Precisely.
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Thnaks for the good info ... and a photo from the last autumn run 2017 Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - 7 months ago

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Can you send it to blackstone labs in the USA? They are Chicagoland.
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Marc - from reading I think this was targeted to me?
MarcW - 7 months ago

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I hear you. But i have generally downplayd those concenrs due to the temps my motor oeprates at...
grant - 7 months ago

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Need ideas for better CD player options 2002 with single CD player radio (CR 220)
tom coughlin - 7 months ago

282

The best for your CDs is to .... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

191

You're dragging me into the 21st century
tom coughlin - 7 months ago

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Re: You're dragging me into the 21st century Jpeg Attachments
jlegelis - 7 months ago

175

Boxster Outlaws-New FaceBook Group
BoxsterOutlaws - 7 months ago

317

The Porsche Community and PedrosBoard has lost a friend ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: The Porsche Community and PedrosBoard has lost a friend ...
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 7 months ago

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what a legacy to leave behind
frogster - 7 months ago

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He had good taste
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

162