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Never too Late for a Boxster URL
KDMAC - Friday, 2 January, 2015, at 3:18:09 pm

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It's all about how young you feel.
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 2 January, 2015, at 4:19:04 pm

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Re: It's all about how young you feel.
db997S - Tuesday, 6 January, 2015, at 6:58:00 am

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Good for him. He's thinking younger and is more optimistic than many people ⅓ his age.
Laz - Saturday, 3 January, 2015, at 11:52:16 am

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Re: Never too Late for a Boxster
Gary in SoFL - Monday, 5 January, 2015, at 11:27:40 am

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Holding the steer wheel the right way URL
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 3 January, 2015, at 8:56:56 am

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If the author is this guy, the shifter's on the left because he's upside down:
Laz - Saturday, 3 January, 2015, at 10:33:49 am

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Whaaa? yoo got a problem with me using my knee? *NM*
grant - Saturday, 3 January, 2015, at 10:39:49 am

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Dang, forgot about that one; almost unimaginable. You have top (bottom?) place, Grant! *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 3 January, 2015, at 11:45:19 am

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That sounds painful - getting your knee to the top of the wheel.
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 3 January, 2015, at 1:12:08 pm

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Re: That sounds painful - getting your knee to the top of the wheel.
Laz - Saturday, 3 January, 2015, at 1:44:11 pm

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Re: That sounds painful - getting your knee to the top of the wheel.
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 3 January, 2015, at 3:49:00 pm

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Then there was the time (absolutely nothing to do with Boxsters/Porsches)
Laz - Saturday, 3 January, 2015, at 4:07:26 pm

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Re: Then there was the time (absolutely nothing to do with Boxsters/Porsches)
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 3 January, 2015, at 4:14:20 pm

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Same one. *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 3 January, 2015, at 7:15:52 pm

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Re: Then there was the time (absolutely nothing to do with Boxsters/Porsches)
Kurt300 - Monday, 5 January, 2015, at 12:33:27 am

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So long ago; can't remember. And it wouldn't/didn't make a difference! *NM*
Laz - Monday, 5 January, 2015, at 12:52:00 pm

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"Your external mirrors should show you what’s in the other lanes, not the side of your own car."
Roger987 - Sunday, 4 January, 2015, at 6:02:34 pm

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Next you're going to tell us
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 4 January, 2015, at 6:48:09 pm

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Don't get me started
Roger987 - Monday, 5 January, 2015, at 11:20:41 am

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Re: Don't get me started
Guenter in Ontario - Monday, 5 January, 2015, at 12:11:19 pm

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"0 IQ indicators." Thats a good one! Another, less drastic method is to deduct points.
Laz - Monday, 5 January, 2015, at 12:50:48 pm

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odometer display mystery Jpeg Attachments
SMILIN - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 10:21:13 am

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Looks like Santa to me
Roger987 - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 10:50:48 am

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Re: odometer display mystery
jlegelis - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 1:07:40 pm

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Re: odometer display mystery
KevinH2000 - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 10:52:14 pm

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chuckling at the comments..... smiling smiley (and thanks Kevin) *NM*
SMILIN - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 3:24:49 pm

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Re: chuckling at the comments..... smiling smiley (and thanks Kevin) URL
KevinH2000 - Saturday, 27 December, 2014, at 8:47:50 am

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Cathy Sweat Drop = "Whew!" Jpeg Attachments
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 8:02:41 am

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Alien font. ( Think "Predator." ) Png Attachments
Laz - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 8:27:51 pm

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Re: odometer display mystery
Porsche_Joe - Sunday, 4 January, 2015, at 7:29:21 am

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Re: odometer display mystery
SMILIN - Sunday, 4 January, 2015, at 6:25:46 pm

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Anyone using Valentine SAVVY unit?
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 9:51:00 am

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Yes, a nice (and welcome) addition...
Burg Boxster - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 10:14:26 am

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Already had the software upgrade and just recently set the traffic/K-POP to Off. URL
Laz - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 8:01:10 pm

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Re: Already had the software upgrade and just recently set the traffic/K-POP to Off.
Burg Boxster - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 10:00:06 am

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Sure wish Mike would make the V1 undectable
Roger987 - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 10:31:25 am

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Don't think it can be made completely undetectable....
MarcW - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 4:47:38 pm

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Re: Don't think it can be made completely undetectable....
Roger987 - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 11:24:17 am

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Using a radar detector in a region/state where they are outlawed is going to have the unit...
MarcW - Friday, 26 December, 2014, at 4:30:32 pm

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Re: Using a radar detector in a region/state where they are outlawed is going to have the unit...
Roger987 - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 3:11:34 pm

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Re: Using a radar detector in a region/state where they are outlawed is going to have the unit...
MarcW - Friday, 2 January, 2015, at 8:34:40 am

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Falsing on laser is a bad unit. Mine did that and I sent it in and got it back a few weeks later...
MarcW - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 4:45:32 pm

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How valuable is a laser detector?
MikenOH - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 7:08:11 pm

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Can't say. I haven't been out on the open road for over 2 years. Around where I live/drive I...
MarcW - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 5:37:37 am

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It's possible a LASER detector is picking up a signal deflected from elsewhere,
Laz - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 2:15:35 pm

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Re: How valuable is a laser detector?
Michael SYS Driver - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 1:11:30 am

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I just turned off Laser... worked fine.
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 1:51:57 pm

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Perceived falsing in some cases can be a non-LASER detection, but within the wavelength range.
Laz - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 2:08:06 pm

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False triggers for Laser
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 3:37:47 pm

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Nice writeup. Thanks. *NM*
Laz - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 8:39:24 pm

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Before I sent my V1 in it was laser alarming on those things...
MarcW - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 7:26:13 am

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Back in 01 traveling through a desolate stretch of eastern Colorado,
Laz - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 8:02:46 am

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Before I had a V1. I was driving west on 58 near Edwards Air Force base when...
MarcW - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 5:22:26 pm

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Way back wiring an Escort into a T-38 would do wonders in air-to-air practice w/ radar equiped birds *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 9:56:10 am

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FYI: SAVVY unit not very compatible with the 981: OBD socket is in the driver's footwell fuse panel.
Laz - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 7:55:14 pm

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battery replacement
boxsterd - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 3:50:08 pm

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Re: battery replacement
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 4:28:55 pm

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Re: battery replacement
boxsterd - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 4:43:25 pm

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The stealer lies. See my longer commment. *NM*
grant - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 7:08:23 pm

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Depends upon what year. Some models have "Komfort" settings that can be lost...
MarcW - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 6:42:56 am

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Yes, as i noted below a lot of adaptations will be lost, but quickly re-learned.
grant - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 8:41:58 am

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Re: battery replacement
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 7:13:36 am

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Gman, you couldn't have done that had your car not had a manual tranny. winking smiley
Roger987 - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 8:26:39 am

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Absolutely correct. Roger. smileys with beer *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 8:36:28 am

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You can obtain one of these or something similar to retain the computer memory: URL
Laz - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 6:28:54 pm

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What year is your car?
grant - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 7:07:43 pm

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The battery is just a battery
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 7:48:12 pm

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Re: The battery is just a battery
boxsterd - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 11:19:51 am

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Right. And if you work fast, maybe not that either....
grant - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 3:02:32 pm

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Well, there is a list of things to do after a loss of battery power...
MarcW - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 9:23:24 am

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aside from running windows up and down once...
grant - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 8:53:33 pm

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And most of the list can be safely ignored.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Saturday, 27 December, 2014, at 2:03:47 pm

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Well, like Grant you assume everyone's experience will be like yours. How one can logically....
MarcW - Saturday, 27 December, 2014, at 3:28:31 pm

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Re: Well, like Grant you assume everyone's experience will be like yours. How one can logically....
boxtaboy - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 6:24:29 am

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Well, part of the problem is often there is no outward sign anything needs resetting. I admit this..
MarcW - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 7:07:31 am

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This sounds like nonsense to me *NM*
grant - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 7:26:29 am

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For clarity the "nonsense" I refer to is not the calibration method, but rather the ambiguous...
grant - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 4:00:39 pm

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Re: Well, part of the problem is often there is no outward sign anything needs resetting. I admit this..
boxtaboy - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 2:16:13 pm

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Just turn the key to the on position. The dash lights should come on but no more. *NM*
MarcW - Friday, 2 January, 2015, at 8:21:09 am

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Exactly, i keep saying "I've done this dozens of times" no need to speculate
grant - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 7:25:27 am

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AAA: battery replacement
tom coughlin - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 6:51:57 am

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From the CURVEN8R and me to all our friends here. Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 31 December, 2014, at 2:09:54 pm

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Amen ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 31 December, 2014, at 3:55:54 pm

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Happy New Year Gman (now that
DougW - Wednesday, 31 December, 2014, at 9:18:36 pm

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Too late, Doug
Roger987 - Thursday, 1 January, 2015, at 2:57:41 pm

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grinning smiley grinning smiley grinning smiley *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 1 January, 2015, at 3:18:08 pm

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Re: Too late, Doug
BLKBOXS - Friday, 2 January, 2015, at 7:39:23 am

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RS60 Spyder
Boxsterbabe14 - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 4:53:36 pm

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Re: RS60 Spyder
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 5:31:06 pm

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The 987 RS
grant - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 7:06:02 am

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Re: The 987 RS
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 8:02:14 am

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I amy be confusing the two. I was referring to the one that was decontented *NM*
grant - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 8:38:09 am

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Yes. The first one I described was actually called the 2008 RS60 Spyder *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 8:59:38 am

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Re: RS60 Spyder
BLKBOXS - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 7:11:06 am

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Re: RS60 Spyder
Boxsterbabe14 - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 12:47:51 pm

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The only time you do not need a PPI when purchasing a used Porsche is when ....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 9:23:18 pm

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Trust everyopne. Then cut the deck.
grant - Friday, 26 December, 2014, at 8:22:05 am

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Re: RS60 Spyder
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Friday, 26 December, 2014, at 12:23:17 pm

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Why no CPO?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Saturday, 27 December, 2014, at 1:54:39 pm

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As mike says. I have ben told that the effective cost of a CPO is between $2-3k
grant - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 7:29:02 am

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Re: Why no CPO?
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 8:33:19 am

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Ding ding, we havea winner. with only 8k miles, i put it out of my mind that it could be that old.
grant - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 10:45:03 am

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Re: RS60 Spyder
MikenOH - Friday, 26 December, 2014, at 2:37:16 pm

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Re: RS60 Spyder
Boxsterbabe14 - Saturday, 27 December, 2014, at 8:41:21 am

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Re: RS60 Spyder URL
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 27 December, 2014, at 2:30:00 pm

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Congrat's
Roger987 - Saturday, 27 December, 2014, at 7:52:26 pm

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Congratulations!
MikenOH - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 7:40:44 am

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Re: RS60 Spyder
BLKBOXS - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 8:30:51 am

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Re: RS60 Spyder
Boxsterbabe14 - Thursday, 1 January, 2015, at 8:07:07 am

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Great pictures - posting correction Jpeg Attachments URL
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 1 January, 2015, at 8:51:04 am

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Re: RS60 Spyder hard top and winter driving?
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 8:47:39 am

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Re: RS60 Spyder hard top and winter driving?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Tuesday, 30 December, 2014, at 9:38:00 am

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Per Guenter's suggestion, here's a link to Tire Rack's RS60 winter tire page: URL
Laz - Monday, 29 December, 2014, at 3:48:50 pm

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Boxster tops are substantial. No hardtop available for 981. Even flimsy Alfa tops were ok with snow. *NM*
Laz - Tuesday, 30 December, 2014, at 9:49:33 am

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991 Production plant - Nat'l Geographic
Roger987 - Saturday, 27 December, 2014, at 4:01:38 pm

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Re: 991 Production plant - Nat'l Geographic
Laz - Saturday, 27 December, 2014, at 5:17:15 pm

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You might prefer this one
Roger987 - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 4:45:09 pm

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Nice! Natural motion and you can see what's actually going on. A real breakthrough in documentary filming! *NM*
Laz - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 6:02:24 pm

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Jay is a real car guy who enjoys the act of driving
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 10:06:56 pm

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Oops. Meant to post this in the Jay Leno thread. tongue sticking out smiley *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Monday, 29 December, 2014, at 8:04:34 am

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Re: You might prefer this one
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 9:46:16 pm

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Re: You might prefer this one URL
BLKBOXS - Monday, 29 December, 2014, at 7:51:58 am

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Very cool.
Guenter in Ontario - Monday, 29 December, 2014, at 8:34:53 am

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Now we know how to put one together for ourselves! Interesting seeing the "904" being assembled. *NM*
Laz - Monday, 29 December, 2014, at 3:44:23 pm

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I believe that's #904 / 918 *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Monday, 29 December, 2014, at 3:53:51 pm

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Although a prototype, I suppose "Frankenstein" counted: Jpeg Attachments
Laz - Tuesday, 30 December, 2014, at 11:32:37 am

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Jay Leno drives the 918 Spyder URL
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 4:40:24 pm

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Good commentary, description and yes, natural sounds without some stupid soundtrack messing it up. *NM*
Laz - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 6:36:13 pm

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Jay is a real car guys, who enjoys the act of driving
Guenter in Ontario - Monday, 29 December, 2014, at 8:06:05 am

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Re: Jay is a real car guys, who enjoys the act of driving
Roger987 - Monday, 29 December, 2014, at 8:22:25 am

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Re: Jay is a real car guy, who enjoys the act of driving
Guenter in Ontario - Monday, 29 December, 2014, at 8:47:40 am

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Re: Jay Leno drives the 918 Spyder
RainyDayGarage - Monday, 29 December, 2014, at 5:54:17 pm

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Re: Jay Leno drives the 918 Spyder
db997S - Tuesday, 30 December, 2014, at 7:36:02 am

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Re: Jay Leno drives the 918 Spyder
Roger987 - Tuesday, 30 December, 2014, at 10:44:13 am

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evaporative control "purge" valve
grant - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 7:23:27 am

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Never cut one apart but it can't that complex. Just a valve operated by vacuum....
MarcW - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 9:08:40 am

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Yes, i agre with all that. Soo..
grant - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 10:49:29 am

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It may be the ghosts of Christmas past...
grant - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 7:34:01 am

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Re: It may be the ghosts of Christmas past...
BLKBOXS - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 8:40:40 am

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Re: It may be the ghosts of Christmas past...
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 8:50:18 am

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Yes,it was warm after the ride, but it then alarmed..
grant - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 10:43:33 am

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Re: It may be the ghosts of Christmas past...
Kurt300 - Sunday, 28 December, 2014, at 10:00:35 am

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Merry Christmas to all ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 9:53:40 am

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Re: Merry Christmas to all ...
BLKBOXS - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 4:13:03 pm

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Re: Merry Christmas to all ...
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 4:33:24 pm

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Best wishes, Pedro, for a blessed, peaceful, & Merry Christmas..
Rick J (Nashville, TN) - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 7:20:33 am

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Next year I'm sending You my wish list! *NM*
Laz - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 7:30:55 am

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Great shot! *NM*
Eric (Plug Guy) - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 9:01:41 am

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That beard almost looks real, Santa winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 9:48:03 am

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Merry Christmas, Everyone !
Roger987 - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 10:34:03 am

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2016 Porsche 718 URL
Gary in SoFL - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 11:51:25 am

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Re: 2016 Porsche 718
db997S - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 2:20:58 pm

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Re: 2016 Porsche 718
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 4:05:16 pm

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Re: 2016 Porsche 718
BLKBOXS - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 7:21:15 am

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Re: 2016 Porsche 718
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 25 December, 2014, at 8:08:07 am

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It says the single-model, cheap 718 was cancelled. Instead, they...
grant - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 7:11:08 am

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Fiat or postponed new car URL
Tickeyrod - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 11:27:59 pm

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Boxsters 101 URL
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 9:13:17 am

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Captures a lot of the essence of the cars. One minor quibble, though:
Laz - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 8:53:35 pm

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Absolutley correct.
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 24 December, 2014, at 7:46:18 am

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3rd radiator install question
mikesz - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 7:26:01 am

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Re: 3rd radiator install question
Crooster - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 5:28:34 pm

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Re: 3rd radiator install question
mikesz - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 6:51:21 am

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TPMS frequency
carlos in Montreal - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 6:39:13 am

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Happy Christmas to all on Pedro's board!
marty - Tuesday, 23 December, 2014, at 5:19:32 am

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The joys of small, squishy tires
grant - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 4:08:57 pm

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Re: The joys of small, squishy tires
MarcW - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 8:16:31 pm

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Re: The joys of small, squishy tires
TheFarmer - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 10:05:27 pm

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Yep another good one, like snow. But there is a distinct difference...
grant - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 6:58:09 am

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Re: Yep another good one, like snow. But there is a distinct difference...
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 8:05:31 am

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Wife on snow.... drunken teenager....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 10:13:00 am

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Re: Wife on snow.... drunken teenager....
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 10:31:30 am

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Agree with all the above ( and ejoy the imagery too...) i'll add that...
grant - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 2:27:04 pm

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A snow adaptation; must make for a rough, noisy ride though: URL
Laz - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 8:33:42 pm

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Re: The joys of small, squishy tires
yellowesty - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 4:26:35 pm

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Where its going...
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 5:35:03 pm

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You seem to have it triangulted pretty well
grant - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 2:39:17 pm

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Re: The joys of small, squishy tires URL
Spanky - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 10:51:32 am

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BRZ
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 12:42:47 pm

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Yeah: a 912 with 165/15s, 102 hp; two Alfas with 185/14s, ≈110 hp; & CRX like the Alfas.
Laz - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 8:16:29 pm

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Jeff Zwart's take on Pikes Peak road surfaces.
Laz - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 8:45:03 pm

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Why I love having a Porsche at the holidays
JackintheBoxster - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 11:24:32 am

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Re: Why I love having a Porsche at the holidays
db997S - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 12:45:57 pm

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Good time to buy a '13 Boxster?
Kinnick4Ever - Tuesday, 9 December, 2014, at 4:10:48 pm

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Re: Good time to buy a '13 Boxster?
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday, 9 December, 2014, at 4:44:21 pm

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Re: Good time to buy a '13 Boxster?
carlos in Montreal - Tuesday, 9 December, 2014, at 5:29:38 pm

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There is indeed such a thing as a winter discount.
JMstamford,ct - Tuesday, 9 December, 2014, at 6:28:52 pm

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Leases vary in length
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Tuesday, 9 December, 2014, at 7:11:15 pm

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Re: Good time to buy a '13 Boxster?
Kinnick4Ever - Tuesday, 9 December, 2014, at 7:17:56 pm

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I think you need to consider the specific deals, btu there is solid reason to buy off season
grant - Tuesday, 9 December, 2014, at 10:23:38 pm

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Re: I think you need to consider the specific deals, btu there is solid reason to buy off season
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 10 December, 2014, at 6:21:25 am

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Re: I think you need to consider the specific deals, btu there is solid reason to buy off season
Kinnick4Ever - Thursday, 11 December, 2014, at 1:56:14 pm

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You can still flee in your new Boxster ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 11 December, 2014, at 2:36:12 pm

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or get a trailer! *NM*
grant - Friday, 12 December, 2014, at 1:41:27 pm

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Re: Good time to buy a '13 Boxster?
MikenOH - Thursday, 11 December, 2014, at 7:44:40 am

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Re: Good time to buy a '13 Boxster?
Kinnick4Ever - Thursday, 11 December, 2014, at 2:47:18 pm

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Re: Good time to buy a '13 Boxster?
BLKBOXS - Thursday, 11 December, 2014, at 5:32:48 pm

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Re: Good time to buy a '13 Boxster?
Kinnick4Ever - Thursday, 11 December, 2014, at 6:41:24 pm

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Re: Good time to buy a '13 Boxster?
goldened - Thursday, 11 December, 2014, at 7:02:08 pm

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Sounds like a good deal
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Friday, 12 December, 2014, at 12:58:09 pm

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Re: Sounds like a good deal Jpeg Attachments
Kinnick4Ever - Sunday, 14 December, 2014, at 5:55:03 pm

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Congratulations!!!
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 14 December, 2014, at 6:21:39 pm

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My experience back in April of 2009 was while there were a number of good deals to be had...
MarcW - Friday, 12 December, 2014, at 8:40:05 am

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Might be a good time to buy a 2014 and 2015 Porsche. I got an email from...
MarcW - Wednesday, 17 December, 2014, at 8:47:58 am

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Unless you wish to modify them, the new 981/991 series cars...
grant - Wednesday, 17 December, 2014, at 2:02:27 pm

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Re: Might be a good time to buy a 2014 and 2015 Porsche. I got an email from...
Kinnick4Ever - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 10:12:00 am

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Anyone tried these lights?
Highlander - Monday, 5 May, 2014, at 4:51:06 pm

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Another option
Boxsterra - Friday, 9 May, 2014, at 7:56:09 am

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Re: Another option
KevinH2000 - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 10:37:27 pm

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The problem with that setup ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 5:49:19 am

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Re: The problem with that setup ...
KevinH2000 - Monday, 22 December, 2014, at 8:42:59 am

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$2.269/gallon for 91 octane yesterday at Shell station in Stamford TX....
MarcW - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 6:45:07 am

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A couple days ago the cheapest gas in the country was somewhere in Missouri. URL Jpeg Attachments
Laz - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 6:56:13 am

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Here in southern Ontario
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 7:49:02 am

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Is that CAD or USD? *NM*
Laz - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 8:00:54 am

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It's CAD. Right now 1 CAD - about $0.86 USD *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 8:27:51 am

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Merci! *NM*
Laz - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 8:39:12 am

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Re: A couple days ago the cheapest gas in the country was somewhere in Missouri.
MarcW - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 8:06:21 am

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Me likes angry american consumers apparently. *NM*
grant - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 7:10:18 pm

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Re: $2.269/gallon for 91 octane yesterday at Shell station in Stamford TX....
db997S - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 8:01:27 am

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Low oil prices won't destroy the shale/fracking business, just slow it down a bit...
MarcW - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 8:09:30 am

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Re: Low oil prices won't destroy the shale/fracking business, just slow it down a bit...
db997S - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 10:41:33 am

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Next ramification is from the politicians who are not getting the expected gas tax revenue.
Tony in Whittier - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 12:40:52 pm

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And how do you pay for road/bridge maintenance?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 3:06:30 pm

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Re: And how do you pay for road/bridge maintenance? URL
MikenOH - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 3:41:57 pm

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While I agree with your last paragraph
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 8:06:52 pm

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Here's a link to a Bloomberg article on this subject from earlier in the year URL
MikenOH - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 7:55:34 am

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Re: And how do you pay for road/bridge maintenance? URL
MarcW - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 8:27:42 pm

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While I agree that everyone pay their share.....
Tony in Whittier - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 11:17:55 pm

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Re: While I agree that everyone pay their share.....
Roger987 - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 8:38:11 am

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Re: $2.269/gallon for 91 octane yesterday at Shell station in Stamford TX.... URL
MikenOH - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 2:42:07 pm

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$2.27 in 2014 is the same as $1.66 in 2000 URL
Boxsterra - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 6:38:20 pm

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Wowser. While i buy 93, that's cheap. I'm paying between $2.80 and $2.90 here in NJ ( or was last) *NM*
grant - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 7:09:32 pm

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The lowest around here (today) Is $2.459 for 85 octane. *NM*
Tony in Whittier - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 10:44:46 pm

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$2.399/gallon yesterday (12/20) in mid-Missouri. Cheapest it has been for years. *NM*
MarcW - Sunday, 21 December, 2014, at 6:03:36 pm

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A few books from Ludvigsen for Porsche lovers... Jpeg Attachments URL
RainyDayGarage - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 9:23:28 pm

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918 down to 816 making it increasingly rare. URL
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 7:01:26 am

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Hope the tree is okspinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
carlos in Montreal - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 8:17:10 am

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Re: 918 down to 816 making it increasingly rare.
decay - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 9:05:53 am

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You mean 916 left, right?...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 10:10:14 am

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Yup. You are correct. Caffeine hadn't reached the fingers yet. grinning smiley
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 11:14:57 am

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Re: You mean 916 left, right?...
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 7:29:17 pm

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Re: 918 down to 816 making it increasingly rare.
db997S - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 10:10:18 am

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lol 'interesting' indeed.
Roger987 - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 3:52:31 pm

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From the same website - why you should ALWAYS park your car yourself URL
Roger987 - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 4:11:20 pm

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I saw that on a Corvette forum
MikenOH - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 8:34:56 am

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I'd never let any of my cars be parked by a valet.
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 8:51:31 am

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Achtung Pedro, Tangerine Porsche alert!
Jim in Iowa - Saturday, 20 December, 2014, at 7:20:00 am

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new addition Jpeg Attachments
sdm100 - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 12:13:59 pm

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Welcome back! ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 3:11:13 pm

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I like the wheels, or, as the kids say
Roger987 - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 3:49:30 pm

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Congratulations and welcome back
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 5:42:09 pm

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Nice find, it's a beauty..
Rick J (Nashville, TN) - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 11:57:56 pm

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Nice! Very dramatic perspective and lighting in that shot, too. *NM*
Laz - Friday, 19 December, 2014, at 8:39:59 am

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The saddest road trip has begun. Started yesterday as a matter of fact. I grabbed the...
MarcW - Wednesday, 17 December, 2014, at 9:13:14 am

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Re: The saddest road trip has begun. Started yesterday as a matter of fact. I grabbed the...
gregsterInMO - Wednesday, 17 December, 2014, at 9:24:19 am

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Not sure when I'll be in Joplin. I had hoped to be there tomorrow night...
MarcW - Wednesday, 17 December, 2014, at 10:27:06 pm

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Re: The saddest road trip has begun. Started yesterday as a matter of fact. I grabbed the...
db997S - Wednesday, 17 December, 2014, at 9:24:54 am

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Re: The saddest road trip has begun. Started yesterday as a matter of fact. I grabbed the...
EricG - Wednesday, 17 December, 2014, at 3:11:09 pm

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God speed Marc
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Wednesday, 17 December, 2014, at 3:16:12 pm

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Have a safe trip, Marc *NM*
MikenOH - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 8:38:12 am

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Made it to Lordsburg in NM for the night. El Paso was just too far. Rain most of the way...
MarcW - Wednesday, 17 December, 2014, at 10:23:25 pm

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If you use the same route back and take a break near Las Cruces, check out: URL
Laz - Thursday, 18 December, 2014, at 7:00:38 am

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Starter time 2...
MarcW - Friday, 12 December, 2014, at 3:32:28 pm

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Re: Starter time 2...
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Friday, 12 December, 2014, at 4:10:41 pm

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You raise a good point. However, $750 for a 2 year 24K mile warranty is a steep price to ...
MarcW - Friday, 12 December, 2014, at 6:18:59 pm

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I am curious on the relationship between the dealer and the starter rebuilder....
Tony in Whittier - Friday, 12 December, 2014, at 11:03:10 pm

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Re: I am curious on the relationship between the dealer and the starter rebuilder....
MarcW - Saturday, 13 December, 2014, at 10:01:36 am

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Are you a PCA member?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Saturday, 13 December, 2014, at 10:50:27 am

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Yes, I'm a PCA member and would get IIRC a 15% discount on parts, including the starter. Next week..
MarcW - Saturday, 13 December, 2014, at 1:16:17 pm

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Re: Yes, I'm a PCA member and would get IIRC a 15% discount on parts, including the starter. Next week.. URL
San Rensho - Sunday, 14 December, 2014, at 4:59:18 pm

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Ok, I spoke with the tech today. He said there is a less expensive alternative to the Porsche...
MarcW - Monday, 15 December, 2014, at 6:50:13 pm

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When you do get your new starter
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 15 December, 2014, at 7:40:08 pm

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Will do. *NM*
MarcW - Tuesday, 16 December, 2014, at 10:09:03 am

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I would be very comfortable with the similarity...
grant - Tuesday, 16 December, 2014, at 6:28:19 pm

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Different is not the same, but I hear what you are saying. I'm not really qualified...
MarcW - Wednesday, 17 December, 2014, at 8:45:27 am

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Not when your car was made Porsche wasn't customizing
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Wednesday, 17 December, 2014, at 3:21:39 pm

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Agree. The entire 986/996 project was about...
grant - Wednesday, 17 December, 2014, at 6:07:23 pm

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CHALLENGE: OK, so who is who and what brought you to the Porsche world?
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 14 November, 2014, at 4:29:05 pm

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Re: CHALLENGE: OK, so who is who and what brought you to the Porsche world? Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 14 November, 2014, at 4:41:11 pm

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Back in 1982 my wife and I had just moved from London to Newport Beach, CA and I needed a car.
Jeff (Philly) - Saturday, 15 November, 2014, at 7:12:36 am

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Great story, Guenter--mine is way different URL
MikenOH - Saturday, 15 November, 2014, at 7:18:05 am

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My bad--this one is better Jpeg Attachments URL
MikenOH - Saturday, 15 November, 2014, at 7:55:51 am

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My version... Jpeg Attachments
Crooster - Saturday, 15 November, 2014, at 8:29:15 am

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Re: My version... Turtles
TheFarmer - Saturday, 15 November, 2014, at 6:39:06 pm

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Single, in my 20s...
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Saturday, 15 November, 2014, at 12:03:52 pm

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Re: CHALLENGE: OK, so who is who and what brought you to the Porsche world?
Meredith in Atlanta - Sunday, 16 November, 2014, at 3:02:25 am

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I fell in love at age 8 ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Sunday, 16 November, 2014, at 10:28:11 am

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Karmann Ghia, 911 GT1, Boxster prototype Jpeg Attachments
SMILIN - Sunday, 16 November, 2014, at 1:23:44 pm

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Great story and pics, Doug *NM*
MikenOH - Monday, 17 November, 2014, at 9:20:03 am

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Re: Karmann Ghia, 911 GT1, Boxster prototype Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - Monday, 17 November, 2014, at 12:30:31 pm

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smiling smiley '68 *NM*
SMILIN - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 8:33:56 am

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Re: smiling smiley '68 smileys with beer *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 8:54:57 am

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One last comment on Doug's pic
MikenOH - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 8:08:08 am

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Re: One last comment on Doug's pic
SMILIN - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 5:05:14 pm

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Re: CHALLENGE: OK, so who is who and what brought you to the Porsche world?
Kurt300 - Sunday, 16 November, 2014, at 1:49:10 pm

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Re: CHALLENGE: OK, so who is who and what brought you to the Porsche world?
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 7:34:41 am

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Just a 912 memory Jpeg Attachments
Laz - Monday, 17 November, 2014, at 9:05:26 am

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Re: CHALLENGE: OK, so who is who and what brought you to the Porsche world?
Ed B - Monday, 17 November, 2014, at 11:02:15 am

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It's great that ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 17 November, 2014, at 11:27:18 am

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Re: CHALLENGE: OK, so who is who and what brought you to the Porsche world?
db997S - Monday, 17 November, 2014, at 1:36:33 pm

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sounds like we could be brothers. your story is another version of my story. smiling smiley *NM*
SMILIN - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 5:03:15 pm

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Re: CHALLENGE: OK, so who is who and what brought you to the Porsche world? Jpeg Attachments
nobox - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 8:29:43 am

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Thanks for unlurking! smiling smiley
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 8:53:17 am

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Remember how
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 9:29:09 am

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That 914 ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 11:23:49 am

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Re: Remember how
nobox - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 11:40:35 am

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Re: Remember how
db997S - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 11:48:48 am

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ok, I'll play too Jpeg Attachments
986rgt - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 8:52:37 pm

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Re: ok, I'll play too
nobox - Wednesday, 19 November, 2014, at 7:56:04 am

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Here's my story Jpeg Attachments URL
Joanne in OC - Sunday, 30 November, 2014, at 11:38:24 pm

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Re: Here's my story
MikenOH - Monday, 1 December, 2014, at 6:31:32 am

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That's the ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 1 December, 2014, at 6:40:55 am

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Love it
Guenter in Ontario - Monday, 1 December, 2014, at 7:17:07 am

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Hmmm. You didn't mention who "won" one of the TBHL stereo raffles....
Tony in Whittier - Monday, 1 December, 2014, at 5:40:01 pm

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Re: CHALLENGE: OK, so who is who and what brought you to the Porsche world? Jpeg Attachments
Michael SYS Driver - Tuesday, 2 December, 2014, at 8:17:23 am

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Thanks for letting us tag along on your run down memory lane.
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday, 2 December, 2014, at 8:50:14 am

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Michael, I have just started going to PCA for a couple of months now, come join us
Joanne in OC - Tuesday, 2 December, 2014, at 2:11:39 pm

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Re: Michael, I have just started going to PCA for a couple of months now, come join us
Michael SYS Driver - Wednesday, 3 December, 2014, at 7:33:55 pm

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Re: CHALLENGE: OK, so who is who and what brought you to the Porsche world?
Bobtesa - Thursday, 4 December, 2014, at 4:20:02 pm

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Almost forgot...
Bobtesa - Thursday, 4 December, 2014, at 4:34:16 pm

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"Blame the Wife"
richard986pei - Friday, 5 December, 2014, at 10:07:58 am

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I bet
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 5 December, 2014, at 12:28:13 pm

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My story.... Jpeg Attachments
Eric (Plug Guy) - Sunday, 7 December, 2014, at 3:15:43 pm

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The hook was set in the depths of a long midwest winter ... Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - Tuesday, 9 December, 2014, at 11:32:28 am

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Get your pocket book prepared for the air cooled move.
Tony in Whittier - Tuesday, 9 December, 2014, at 11:50:08 am

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Re: Air cooled ... and ... bumper plugs ...
Indybox - Tuesday, 9 December, 2014, at 1:08:12 pm

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Re: Air cooled ... and ... bumper plugs ...
Tony in Whittier - Tuesday, 9 December, 2014, at 10:56:14 pm

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Re: Air cooled ... and ... bumper plugs ...
Indybox - Wednesday, 10 December, 2014, at 11:17:16 am

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Re: Get your pocket book prepared for the air cooled move. Jpeg Attachments
Kinnick4Ever - Tuesday, 9 December, 2014, at 3:42:32 pm

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Re: CHALLENGE: OK, so who is who and what brought you to the Porsche world?
Boxsterbabe14 - Tuesday, 16 December, 2014, at 6:58:19 pm

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Welcome to the board!
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday, 16 December, 2014, at 8:28:12 pm

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