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Boxster P1128 diagnosis....
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Well you have an answer. Now, do you still own the car? Your fleet has my head spinning :-)
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Well you have an answer. Now, do you still own the car? Your fleet has my head spinning :-)
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

177

What is the Motorsports version? *NM*
BarryL - 7 months ago

144

Re: What is the Motorsports version? Oh, just looked it up... Would it prevent future AOS failures? *NM*
BarryL - 7 months ago

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Re: Well you have an answer. Now, do you still own the car? Your fleet has my head spinning :-)
MarcW - 7 months ago

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The M-version
grant - 7 months ago

192

My recollection of what I read about the M version of the AOS is that it is super expensive...
MarcW - 7 months ago

165

Just one detail - its about 8x, not 3x / price for those of us who put them in ourselves... *NM*
grant - 7 months ago

171

Thanks.... sounds like it isn't worth pursuing given normal driving conditions.. *NM*
BarryL - 7 months ago

162

Another great one has left us .... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

688

A great driver and a class act--he will be missed. *NM*
MikenOH - 7 months ago

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Re: A great driver and a class act--he will be missed. That's for sure. *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

144

(NPC) New GM driverless car Image Attachments
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

728

Re:What's the point?confused smiley might as well take the bussad smiley *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 7 months ago

167

Re: (NPC) New GM driverless car
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Re: (NPC) New GM driverless car
MikenOH - 7 months ago

139

Early adopters...
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

188

Re: (NPC) New GM driverless car
Anker - 7 months ago

167

Re: (NPC) New GM driverless car
frogster - 7 months ago

154

Porsche says "We'll keep the steering wheel as long as we can"
tom coughlin - 7 months ago

157

2000 Boxster - gauge cluster removal - please help URL
bb1 - 7 months ago

720

I don't remember ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

163

You don't have to...
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

166

Re: I don't remember ...
bb1 - 7 months ago

143

Anyone here in the Huntsville Alabama area?
Paralizer - 7 months ago

705

Map URL
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

187

Make that Boxster's still in the shop and I have 2 new cars... Jpeg Attachments
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Good for you--great looking car
MikenOH - 7 months ago

179

Re: Good for you--great looking car
MarcW - 7 months ago

190

Re: Make that Boxster's still in the shop and I have 2 new cars...
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

161

Re: Make that Boxster's still in the shop and I have 2 new cars...
MarcW - 7 months ago

159

Marc, thanks for your contributions over the years
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 7 months ago

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Re: Make that Boxster's still in the shop and I have 2 new cars...
BarryL - 7 months ago

151

How many miles, exactly?
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

178

Re: How many miles, exactly? Mine is at 211K...Marc's over 300K if I remember right *NM*
BarryL - 7 months ago

184

Nice. I actually meant to ask about Marc's car *NM*
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

180

wow
frogster - 7 months ago

186

Re: wow
MarcW - 7 months ago

172

Marc, I truly believe that *everyone* on this forum wants you to continue contributing..
Rick (Nashville, TN) - 7 months ago

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Re: Marc, I truly believe that *everyone* on this forum wants you to continue contributing.. I agree *NM*
BarryL - 7 months ago

174

Re: Make that Boxster's still in the shop and I have 2 new cars...
db997S - 7 months ago

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Re: Make that Boxster's still in the shop and I have 2 new cars...
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 7 months ago

151

Thanks Marc and Good luck! Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - 7 months ago

186

2 nice choices. I'm sorry to see you go though. Your insight has always been valuable....
John from MN - 7 months ago

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Re: Make that Boxster's still in the shop and I have 2 new cars...
Tony in Whittier - 7 months ago

155

Thanks for all the kind words...
MarcW - 7 months ago

185

Re: Thanks for all the kind words...
MikenOH - 7 months ago

178

Ouch, 8-year-old Porsches are expensive
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: Ouch, 8-year-old Porsches are expensive
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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Re: Ouch, 8-year-old Porsches are expensive
Anker - 8 months ago

229

Not sure "any" tire shop could do a proper Boxster (Porsche) alignment...A local tire shop proved...
MarcW - 8 months ago

235

They key is neither indie, nor specialist nor dealer - its knowledge and care
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Ouch, 8-year-old Porsches are expensive
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: Ouch, 8-year-old Porsches are expensive
MarcW - 8 months ago

233

Ha, ha...Panamera Laugh
fgv1it - 8 months ago

226

Re: Ouch, 8-year-old Porsches are expensive
jlegelis - 8 months ago

205

That's a bit steep, but there are some expensive parts there....
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: That's a bit steep, but there are some expensive parts there....
db997S - 8 months ago

220

I was expecting to find that the 997 was more expensive for the service than a 987
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 8 months ago

208

I’m just going to say...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: That's a bit steep, but there are some expensive parts there....
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

193

Ouch!
grant - 8 months ago

225

Re: Ouch, 8-year-old Porsches are expensive
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: Ouch, 8-year-old Porsches are expensive
db997S - 8 months ago

206

Re: Ouch, 8-year-old Porsches are expensive
MarcW - 8 months ago

223

Did you ask for zero front camber?
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Did you ask for zero front camber?
MarcW - 8 months ago

196

Its not very twitchy, btu the reason is...
grant - 8 months ago

201

Re: Its not very twitchy, btu the reason is...
db997S - 8 months ago

217

Harry's lap timer will tell you in real time for $20. *NM*
grant - 8 months ago

231

Re: Did you ask for zero front camber?
2008RS60 - 7 months ago

161

Re: Ouch, 8-year-old Porsches are expensive
boxsterd - 8 months ago

203

And for a comparison
grant - 8 months ago

199

I think all things done at dealerships are pricey...
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Re: I think all things done at dealerships are pricey...
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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Re: I think all things done at dealerships are pricey...
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Re: I think all things done at dealerships are pricey...
boxsterd - 8 months ago

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Re: I think all things done at dealerships are pricey...
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

203

that's quite reasonable really...
grant - 8 months ago

227

Re: that's quite reasonable really...
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

208

Re: Ouch, 8-year-old Porsches are expensive
dak911 - 7 months ago

185

Re: Ouch, 8-year-old Porsches are expensive
2008RS60 - 7 months ago

146

Update on Transmission and Question about IMS Upgrade with 175K miles already on engine
BarryL - 7 months ago

791

The DOF does not cost $1500. It costs $799.99 ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

230

Thanks, Pedro. I will let my indy know. Makes a difference as I like not having to do again *NM*
BarryL - 7 months ago

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Re: Update on Transmission and Question about IMS Upgrade with 175K miles already on engine
MikenOH - 7 months ago

165

Good point. I need to discuss further with my indy. Very helpful. Thanks! *NM*
BarryL - 7 months ago

156

A few comments. (short answer: lubrication)
grant - 7 months ago

184

Just wanted to mention this: Porsche now offers an IMSB "kit". The kit retails for just...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Re: Just wanted to mention this: Porsche now offers an IMSB "kit". Thanks, Marc! *NM*
BarryL - 7 months ago

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Re: A few comments. (short answer: lubrication) - Thanks for your thoughts and experience shared! *NM*
BarryL - 7 months ago

149

M96/22AT65265283 My engine number shows its really a 2002 engine, just rebuilt in 2006?
BarryL - 7 months ago

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Re: M96/22AT65265283 My engine number shows its really a 2002 engine, just rebuilt in 2006?
MikenOH - 7 months ago

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Re: M96/22AT65265283 My engine number shows its really a 2002 engine, just rebuilt in 2006?
BarryL - 7 months ago

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Re: M96/22AT65265283 My engine number shows its really a 2002 engine, just rebuilt in 2006?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

157

Thanks, Pedro! *NM*
BarryL - 7 months ago

153

Happy New Year 2018!... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: Happy New Year 2018!...
Anker - 7 months ago

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Re: Happy New Year 2018!...
frogster - 7 months ago

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Re: Happy New Year 2018!...
grc0456 - 7 months ago

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Re: Happy New Year 2018!...
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

122

Boxster's still in the shop...and I have a new car... Jpeg Attachments
MarcW - 7 months ago

894

I see a lot of Challengers on the street.
MikenOH - 7 months ago

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Re: I see a lot of Challengers on the street.
MarcW - 7 months ago

173

What i really like about the new toy is....
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Boxster's still in the shop...and I have a new car...
Ed B - 7 months ago

166

Re: Boxster's still in the shop...and I have a new car...
MarcW - 7 months ago

165

Re: Boxster's still in the shop...and I have a new car...
Ed B - 7 months ago

144

Re: Boxster's still in the shop...and I have a new car...
db997S - 7 months ago

155

Re: Boxster's still in the shop...and I have a new car...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Re: Boxster's still in the shop...and I have a new car...
db997S - 7 months ago

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Re: Boxster's still in the shop...and I have a new car...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Re: Boxster's still in the shop...and I have a new car... Vanishing Point.
m2 - 7 months ago

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Update... May be just my imagination but it doesn't look good for the Boxster...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Update 2...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Re: Update 2...
Roger987 - 7 months ago

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Re: Update 2...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Santa's been very busy lately ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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incredible! *NM*
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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Re: Santa's been very busy lately ...
marty - 7 months ago

149

Techo Choo Choo smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 7 months ago

152

gesundheit *NM*
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

144

Re: Santa's been very busy lately ...
Van914 - 7 months ago

130

That's fabulous. And you do a pretty good Santa... Merry Christmas to all your family. G *NM*
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Santa's been very busy lately ...
db997S - 7 months ago

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Re: Santa's been very busy lately ...
grc0456 - 7 months ago

140

Wow, that's really nice - you look like you are in your element! Awesome! *NM*
BarryL - 7 months ago

149

Great work, Pedro. Looks so clean and smooth. *NM*
Clam - 7 months ago

157

Re: Santa's been very busy lately ...
dak911 - 7 months ago

137

Limited Slip Diff recommendations for 986 Boxster S?
jlegelis - 8 months ago

732

Hi John...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: Hi John...
jlegelis - 8 months ago

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Re: Hi John...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

153

Well...... (PSS9 comfy? Maybe)
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Well...... (PSS9 comfy? Maybe)
jlegelis - 7 months ago

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Re: Well...... (PSS9 comfy? Maybe)
BoxsterNorm - 7 months ago

169

I like the OS geiken but... more
grant - 8 months ago

192

ADMIN! - Feliz Christmas, or Merry Navidad, or ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

651

Question for Pedro - Archive Book or Database Flatfile
BarryL - 7 months ago

722

Why not just use the "search"?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 months ago

147

Well said Mike. *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

149

Re: Well said Mike. Thanks Pedro....
BarryL - 7 months ago

148

Tips on refreshing my suspension?
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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Re: Tips on refreshing my suspension?
MarcW - 8 months ago

171

thanks Marc! I appreciate your thoughtful and complete replies.
SMILIN - 8 months ago

173

I'll pile on here and mainly add to what Marc has already said
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: I'll pile on here and mainly add to what Marc has already said
SMILIN - 8 months ago

166

OEMs
grant - 7 months ago

155

Car springs... URL
MarcW - 7 months ago

156

Last minute shopping? ....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: Last minute shopping? ....
db997S - 8 months ago

145

Biggest fear for some, coming closer to reality: Plug-in 911
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: Biggest fear for some, coming closer to reality: Plug-in 911
boxsterd - 8 months ago

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Re: Biggest fear for some, coming closer to reality: Plug-in 911
db997S - 8 months ago

195

Some even drive hybrids.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

181

Re: Some even drive hybrids.
boxsterd - 8 months ago

145

NBC - The Porsche Museum Just Finished Restoring Its Oldest 911
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 8 months ago

572

awesome. brings a smile to my face. thanks for posting. *NM*
frogster - 8 months ago

139

2002 Boxster - How to reset Convertible Top Warning Light on dash (after Top Repair)
ErnestoCarNut - 8 months ago

571

Re: 2002 Boxster - How to reset Convertible Top Warning Light on dash (after Top Repair)
Anker - 8 months ago

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Re: 2002 Boxster - How to reset Convertible Top Warning Light on dash (after Top Repair)
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

163

PCA Juniors
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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2019 911 URL
Roger987 - 8 months ago

510

Re: 2019 911
db997S - 8 months ago

145

99 boxter with permanent cam sensor shorted faults
_adrian_ - 4 years ago

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P0341 - Camshaft position sensor 1 signal implausible, short to ground, short to positive...
MarcW - 4 years ago

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Here are the tests for P0341...
MarcW - 4 years ago

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Let me add that in another reference the test steps show with the Porsche diagnostics... Png Attachments
MarcW - 4 years ago

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Re: Let me add that in another reference the test steps show with the Porsche diagnostics...
snc22782 - 8 months ago

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I use...
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: 99 boxter with permanent cam sensor shorted faults
_adrian_ - 4 years ago

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Be careful. You are not following the test steps as they are given...
MarcW - 4 years ago

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Re: Be careful. You are not following the test steps as they are given...
_adrian_ - 4 years ago

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

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Re: 99 boxter with permanent cam sensor shorted faults
_adrian_ - 4 years ago

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

553

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

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

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

718

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

614

Boxster S > Model S
kmmcdonald - 8 months ago

639

Re: Boxster S > Model S
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

173

Re: Boxster S > Model S
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

143

I happen to like the model S, btu they are totally different cars
grant - 8 months ago

185

Re: Boxster S > Model S
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: Boxster S > Model S
jlegelis - 8 months ago

122

P1128 (again) and Porsche IMSB "solution"....
MarcW - 8 months ago

572

re: IMSB and 3k
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: re: IMSB and 3k
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Yea, i was thinking of the dance. Hoping it was out more than on *NM*
grant - 8 months ago

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Update....
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: Update....
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 8 months ago

163

Don't know for sure...
MarcW - 8 months ago

170

GT4
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: GT4
MarcW - 8 months ago

181

3 rd gear and understeer
grant - 8 months ago

182

Porsche IMSB "kit"... I mentioned this in another....
MarcW - 8 months ago

489

2000 Boxster ignition switch issue URL
bb1 - 8 months ago

429

Homm, that soudns mechanical, the typical problem is electrical.
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Homm, that soudns mechanical, the typical problem is electrical.
bb1 - 8 months ago

193

When I looked into this my Porsche tech sources told me they always replace the entire switch...
MarcW - 8 months ago

190

Re: 2000 Boxster ignition switch issue
Al in Melbourne Beach - 8 months ago

188

plastic rear window - small crack
bb1 - 8 months ago

383

Small cracks become big ones..
grant - 8 months ago

167

You Might Try E6800
DanStub - 8 months ago

177

I suppose it can't hurt to try scuffing it a bit and using any model-glue/cement (Duco,,,,) *NM*
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: plastic rear window - small crack
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: plastic rear window - small crack
bb1 - 8 months ago

140

Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
jmr986 - 9 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
frogster - 9 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
jmr986 - 9 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
Indybox - 9 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
jmr986 - 9 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
db997S - 9 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch Jpeg Attachments
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 9 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
jmr986 - 9 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
AndyInNYC - 8 months ago

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Re: Attention, non contortionists and inflexible owners! Getting to ignition switch
bb1 - 8 months ago

158

The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
frogster - 8 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
frogster - 8 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
frogster - 8 months ago

166

Well said. *NM*
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Re: The new 992 likely coming in 2018 as a 2019 model
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

233

And by the same token...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

204

Well said, Pedro thumbs up
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

201

Oops....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

195

Re: And by the same token...
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 8 months ago

200

NBC: Tesla's new $200K roadster: 0-60 in 1.9 seconds
db997S - 9 months ago

495

Face lift anyone? eye popping smiley *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 9 months ago

239

200 Gs isn't just the price, it's the amount of force, too. spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
db997S - 9 months ago

243

Another video of the acceleration
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

299

Re: Another video of the acceleration
Tweety - 8 months ago

227

So i guess its fast :-) *NM*
grant - 8 months ago

212

Batteries on a track? Not yet.
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 8 months ago

223

Well...
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

201

Now go try and test drive one.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Re: Now go try and test drive one.
MikenOH - 9 months ago

243

Elon Musk plays the long game
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Now go try and test drive one.
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Re: Now go try and test drive one.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

205

Resource allocation
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

254

More detail on "why?"
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

221

Re: Resource allocation
MarcW - 8 months ago

223

Misplaced credibility
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Re: Misplaced credibility
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: Misplaced credibility
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: Misplaced credibility - for the record
paulofto - 8 months ago

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Re: Misplaced credibility - for the record
MarcW - 8 months ago

222

Alan, but yes. And..
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Misplaced credibility - for the record
MarcW - 8 months ago

205

To be fair to GM
grant - 8 months ago

206

Well you now can order one if you have gotten the email because you were low on the list. *NM*
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

237

"7,375 pound-feet of torque at the wheels"
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

228

funny that the event was meant to unveil the semi!
frogster - 8 months ago

245

Trucks and electric URL
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 8 months ago

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