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It's Blue but is it worth it
Lew - 6 months ago

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Re: It's Blue but is it worth it
jg wnc - 6 months ago

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All you ever wanted to know about brake fluid ... URL
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 6 months ago

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Re: All you ever wanted to know about brake fluid ...
j.davis - 6 months ago

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Re: All you ever wanted to know about brake fluid ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 6 months ago

146

Re: It's Blue but is it worth it
j.davis - 6 months ago

159

Boxster 19 years or 90K miles Service Report Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - 7 months ago

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At that mileage ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: At that mileage ... water pump pics
Indybox - 7 months ago

220

My advice to leave well enough alone is only applicable if there is no sign of any trouble...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Re: My advice to leave well enough alone is only applicable if there is no sign of any trouble...
Indybox - 7 months ago

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Re: My advice to leave well enough alone is only applicable if there is no sign of any trouble...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Water pumps also damage the impeller ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: Water pump design and coolant level checks ... Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - 7 months ago

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Re: Oil filter and mag plug inspection Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - 6 months ago

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Re: Oil filter and mag plug inspection Jpeg Attachments
Lew - 6 months ago

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Re: Oil filter and mag plug inspection Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - 6 months ago

153

Re: Plastic bits in the oil filter and chain guide pad wear Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - 6 months ago

177

98 boxster - replacing transmission mounts
Garcial - 6 months ago

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Re: 98 boxster - replacing transmission mounts
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 6 months ago

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ADMIN! - Happy Thanksgiving! Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 6 months ago

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Can’t remove key, 02 tip, not going all the way into park
02boxsterSfan - 6 months ago

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Re: Can’t remove key, 02 tip, not going all the way into park Png Attachments
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 6 months ago

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10 Years & 150,000 Miles Later... Jpeg Attachments URL
r9i8c7k - 8 months ago

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Re: 10 Years & 150,000 Miles Later...
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: 10 Years & 150,000 Miles Later...
Tweety - 8 months ago

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Re: 10 Years & 150,000 Miles Later...
dennisafrompa - 8 months ago

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Re: 10 Years & 150,000 Miles Later...
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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congrats! beautiful car *NM*
frogster - 8 months ago

208

Congrats on hitting the 150k milestone. Glad you're still enjoying your beautiful car. *NM*
SMILIN - 8 months ago

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Re: 10 Years & 150,000 Miles Later...
kmmalek - 7 months ago

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Re: 10 Years & 150,000 Miles Later...
r9i8c7k - 7 months ago

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Re: 10 Years & 150,000 Miles Later...
Paralizer - 7 months ago

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Hoping that all of our PB members in CA are safe ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: Hoping that all of our PB members in CA are safe ...
grc0456 - 7 months ago

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Re: Hoping that all of our PB members in CA are safe ...
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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I feel sad for all the victims, but especially for the victims of the town of Paradise.
Tony in Whittier - 7 months ago

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Re: Hoping that all of our PB members in CA are safe ...
r9i8c7k - 7 months ago

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Re: Hoping that all of our PB members in CA are safe ...
Larry Nakamura - 7 months ago

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Re: Hoping that all of our PB members in CA are safe ...
Paralizer - 7 months ago

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PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
MarknearChicago - 1 year ago

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Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
Guenter in Ontario - 1 year ago

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Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
MarknearChicago - 1 year ago

575

Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
Guenter in Ontario - 1 year ago

570

Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

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Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
MarknearChicago - 1 year ago

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Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
oldhoo07s - 1 year ago

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Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor URL
MarcW - 1 year ago

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Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
oldhoo07s - 1 year ago

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I had the same symptom URL
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
MarcW - 1 year ago

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Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
oldhoo07s - 1 year ago

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To replace the sensor ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

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What he said
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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Re: What he said
oldhoo07s - 1 year ago

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Heh - what is the car equivalent of dog years? *NM*
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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Re: Heh - what is the car equivalent of dog years?
oldhoo07s - 1 year ago

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Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
Iko168 - 8 months ago

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Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor
Iko168 - 7 months ago

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What if you press the gas while starting?
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Re: What if you press the gas while starting?
Iko168 - 7 months ago

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So...
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Re: So...
Iko168 - 7 months ago

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Any moisture under the seat
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Re: Any moisture under the seat
Iko168 - 7 months ago

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Did you try to start the car with the MAF disconnected? *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: Did you try to start the car with the MAF disconnected?
Iko168 - 7 months ago

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Re: So...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Re: So...
Iko168 - 7 months ago

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Re: So...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Yes, but
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Fuel pump failure is not unusual in any MY Porsche. While the fialure rate is not high...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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I'm confused
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Re: I'm confused
MarcW - 7 months ago

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"already replaced the crankshaft position sensor"
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Re: "already replaced the crankshaft position sensor"
Iko168 - 7 months ago

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Did you pull codes with Durametric software or equivalent? *NM*
MarknearChicago - 8 months ago

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Re: Did you pull codes with Durametric software or equivalent?
Iko168 - 7 months ago

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Saw this in the December 2018 issue of Excellence:
Laz - 7 months ago

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Re: Saw this in the December 2018 issue of Excellence:
Iko168 - 7 months ago

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Re: PSA - Car won't start - Crank Position Sensor - Update
MarknearChicago - 1 year ago

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Excellent. Thanks for the update. *NM*
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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100,000 Smiles... Jpeg Attachments
FrankZ, Chicago - 8 months ago

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Congratulations
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: 100,000 Smiles...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: 100,000 Smiles...
r9i8c7k - 7 months ago

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It's definitely Fall Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Beautiful! You could shoot for R&T or Car and Driver. *NM*
Laz - 8 months ago

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Where are the people? winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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sharp car and great pics! *NM*
frogster - 8 months ago

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Re: It's definitely Fall
grc0456 - 8 months ago

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Re: It's definitely Fall
r9i8c7k - 7 months ago

148

A heartfelt THANK YOU .....
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: A heartfelt THANK YOU .....
grc0456 - 7 months ago

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My ride during the Vietnam war.
Jeff (Philly) - 7 months ago

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....and mine smileys with beer Jpeg Attachments
Gary in SoFL - 7 months ago

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Re: ....and mine smileys with beer
dennisafrompa - 7 months ago

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Thanks for being there when I needed a fill up, Dennis thumbs up *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 7 months ago

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Tech Tactics West 2018 Image Attachments
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: Tech Tactics West 2018
Gary in SoFL - 7 months ago

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Re: Tech Tactics West 2018
grc0456 - 7 months ago

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This is a new one for me. Even dogs love Porsches
db997S - 7 months ago

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Re: This is a new one for me. Even dogs love Porsches Video Attachments
Laz - 7 months ago

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Re: This is a new one for me. Even dogs love Porsches
Gary in SoFL - 7 months ago

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Any white car fans out there?
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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A $3 million 993, but is it really a 993?
db997S - 7 months ago

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No, not a 993
Boxsterra - 7 months ago

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Sort of VW Golfs that are sort of 928s
Laz - 7 months ago

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Re: Sort of VW Golfs that are sort of 928s
frogster - 7 months ago

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Re: A $3 million 993, but is it really a 993?
frogster - 7 months ago

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Re: A $3 million 993, but is it really a 993?
old timer - 7 months ago

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Re: A $3 million 993, but is it really a 993?
db997S - 7 months ago

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Electronically controlled oil pump explanation?
Laz - 4 years ago

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Not sure why this wound up here as a separate post. It's a reply to GiO's 1 psi start/stop post.
Laz - 7 months ago

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Re: Not sure why this wound up here as a separate post. It's a reply to GiO's 1 psi start/stop post.
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Great article. Just wish something would be made available to explain the oil pump in detail. *NM*
Laz - 7 months ago

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My info is the oil pump...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Ah, variable displacement, AND an aux pump. Thanks, Marc! *NM*
Laz - 7 months ago

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Hoping Pedro will weigh in on this - Changing cylinder heads to solve intermix procedure
Doug427 - 7 months ago

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Re: Hoping Pedro will weigh in on this - Changing cylinder heads to solve intermix procedure
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Was that you Pedro on House Hunters?
Wyominguy - 8 months ago

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That was ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: That was ...
Wyominguy - 7 months ago

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Battery charging question.
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: Battery charging question.
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: Battery charging question.
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: Battery charging question.
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Anything different about this trip, like long downhills?
Laz - 8 months ago

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What Laz said *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: Anything different about this trip, like long downhills?
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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First ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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Thanks Pedro
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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May be time for a new battery
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 8 months ago

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My dealer told me the high voltage was ok. (edited)
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: My dealer told me the high voltage was ok. (edited)
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Sport Mode
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: Battery charging question.
Petee_C - 8 months ago

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Re: Battery charging question - an update
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Re: Battery charging question - an update
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 7 months ago

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One more thing...
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 7 months ago

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Re: Battery charging question.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 months ago

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Reattaching the rearview mirror - not the hardest DIY, but... :-) URL
RainyDayGarage - 8 months ago

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Clutch Flush- some Porschec content
Wayne K - 8 months ago

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Re: Clutch Flush- some Porschec content
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: Clutch Flush- some Porschec content
Wayne K - 8 months ago

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Time to claim your lifetime Craftsman guarantee
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Or get one of these for for less than sticker:
Laz - 8 months ago

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Oops: "for for" eye rolling smiley
Laz - 8 months ago

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Sears sold Craftsman to Stanley Black and Decker- so will they honor guarantee?
tom coughlin - 8 months ago

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Maybe
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Craftsman was sold to Stanley/B&D some time back....
grant - 8 months ago

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Just installed a short shifter...
siegrisd - 8 months ago

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Hoping that none of our members ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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Bottled water brand good for the newer drink holders Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 8 months ago

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Cup holder?...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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Ha. I was waiting for a response like that! smiling smiley
Laz - 8 months ago

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Weighed down by the arsenic *NM*
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Or radioactive fallout from the Bikini Atoll tests! Gif Attachments
Laz - 8 months ago

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To reply somewhat winking smiley substantively:
Laz - 8 months ago

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thumbs up
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Bottled water reminds me of sea salt
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: Bottled water reminds me of sea salt
MarcW - 8 months ago

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These days it's gonna take more than centuries-old traditions to get all the new weird stuff out. moody smiley *NM*
Laz - 8 months ago

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Beautiful to see it being done, though. URL
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: Bottled water brand good for the newer drink holders
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: Bottled water brand good for the newer drink holders
db997S - 8 months ago

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Thanks for the tip! Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 8 months ago

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Advertising opportunity ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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Key removes but engine runs
tom coughlin - 8 months ago

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Re: Key removes but engine runs
Anker - 8 months ago

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Anyone with a 1997-2004 driver-side wind deflector they don't want?
RainyDayGarage - 8 months ago

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headlight bulb replacement 987.2
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 8 months ago

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Re: headlight bulb replacement 987.2
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: headlight bulb replacement 987.2
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 8 months ago

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If the headlight unit is anything like the 986's,
Laz - 8 months ago

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Re: If the headlight unit is anything like the 986's,
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 8 months ago

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Re: If the headlight unit is anything like the 986's,
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 8 months ago

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Good judgement. *NM*
Laz - 8 months ago

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FYI it's a 5 mm socket. *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 months ago

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UPDATE
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 8 months ago

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Re: UPDATE
frogster - 8 months ago

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Re: headlight bulb replacement 987.2
BoxsterJim - 8 months ago

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Porsche tractor race at Laguna Seca
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Re: Porsche tractor race at Laguna Seca Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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I like the huge wing on the one piloted by a woman. (I like her, too!) *NM*
Laz - 8 months ago

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