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not a bad review, plus URL
JackintheBoxster - 4 months ago

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Annoying P0446 code
Greg - 5 months ago

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Make sure the seating surfaces are clean at the cap. It must seal. *NM*
grant - 5 months ago

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Re: Make sure the seating surfaces are clean at the cap. It must seal.
Greg - 5 months ago

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I don't think it's the gas cap URL
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: I don't think it's the gas cap
Greg - 5 months ago

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Right but that doesn't mean it's the cap
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

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Awesome!
Greg - 4 months ago

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I think the above has all of the info you need.
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

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More info :p
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

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Re: More info :p
Greg - 4 months ago

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Anyone have experience with ABT brake pads?
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: Anyone have experience with ABT brake pads?
Naples986 - 5 months ago

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No experience with ABT, but..
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Thanks guys
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Yes - the Centric line of pads are genberally good and cheap. (More)
grant - 5 months ago

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Re: Anyone have experience with ABT brake pads?
Petee_C - 4 months ago

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P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
Ed B - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
Ed B - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
Ed B - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
Ed B - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
Ed B - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
Ed B - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: P1128 & P1130 codes They're back!
Ed B - 5 months ago

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Mice do not discriminate ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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Re: Mice do not discriminate ...
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Mice do not discriminate ...
Ed B - 5 months ago

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How to get at the trunk release button now fallen inside the housing on the driver's side sill?
tom coughlin - 5 months ago

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Here Gif Attachments
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: How to get at the trunk release button now fallen inside the housing on the driver's side sill?
grc0456 - 5 months ago

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That's just what I needed.
tom coughlin - 5 months ago

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Re: That's just what I needed.
grc0456 - 5 months ago

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Re:missed SoBo
tom coughlin - 5 months ago

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Re: Re:missed SoBo Jpeg Attachments
grc0456 - 5 months ago

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It's settled!...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
db997S - 5 months ago

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Even with PSE, it just sounds like a loud sewing machine.....way to go Porsche. YUCK spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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When he trades in his Carrera GT for a 718 I might believe this. *NM*
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Could we just loosen the f up here????
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Re: Could we just loosen the f up here???? URL
Burg Boxster - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
ritchieg - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Ritchieg....pardon me for not welcoming you....didn't realize you were new here. smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Per Gary;'s comment, not sure if you saw my notes
grant - 5 months ago

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Re: Per Gary;'s comment, not sure if you saw my notes
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: Per Gary;'s comment, not sure if you saw my notes
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
dennisafrompa - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
dennisafrompa - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 5 months ago

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Well done Mike!
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
ritchieg - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!... URL
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!... URL
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
ritchieg - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!...
ritchieg - 5 months ago

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Re: It's settled!... URL
grc0456 - 5 months ago

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Welcome ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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Spyder Rag Top
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

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Re: Spyder Rag Top
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: Spyder Rag Top
jg atl - 5 months ago

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CEL
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Re: CEL Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

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Re: CEL
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 5 months ago

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Re: CEL
db997S - 5 months ago

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Actually a blinking CEL means one thing: misfires
grant - 5 months ago

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Most people freak out ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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Re: Most people freak out ...
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 5 months ago

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Re: Most people freak out ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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When a Benz backs over a Ferrari 458, it's more than a minor fender bender, ouch (NPC, but video)
db997S - 5 months ago

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Did you notice the establishment behind them?
grant - 5 months ago

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Why, why. 911 with a Hyundai engine, really? Why? URL
db997S - 5 months ago

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Re: Why, why. 911 with a Hyundai engine, really? Why?
old timer - 5 months ago

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Re: Why, why. 911 with a Hyundai engine, really? Why?
db997S - 5 months ago

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Re: Why, why. 911 with a Hyundai engine, really? Why? URL
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

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Because it is there....
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 5 months ago

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Mold
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Re: Mold
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Mold
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Re: Mold
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Mold
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Re: Mold
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Mold
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Re: Mold
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Excellent idea, I'll try tonight. *NM*
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Have to tell you upon further reflection "mold" is about as likely as aliens...
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Aliens. I hadn't thought of that. I need to check my coverage. *NM*
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Exactly. At best, the control unti could be weak, and marginal keys not work...
grant - 5 months ago

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Interesting link on 718s in China URL
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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718 Promo or why Porsches cost a lot. Jpeg Attachments
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

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Re: 718 Promo or why Porsches cost a lot. One day later I get another mailing from Porsche NA
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

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Re: 718 Promo or why Porsches cost a lot.
old timer - 5 months ago

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we need a video of that thing in action! smiling smiley *NM*
frogster - 5 months ago

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Ask and you shall receive ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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thanks Pedro!
frogster - 5 months ago

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How does Porsche NA decide who to send these trinkets to? *NM*
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

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Re: Wealth *NM*
old timer - 5 months ago

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Stats and marketing
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Dissing the 718 around here is automatic disqualification the finger smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Add second cigarette lighter to 2000 Boxster
AndyInNYC - 5 months ago

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Re: Add second cigarette lighter to 2000 Boxster
db997S - 5 months ago

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Re: Add second cigarette lighter to 2000 Boxster Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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Re: Add second cigarette lighter to 2000 Boxster
AndyInNYC - 5 months ago

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Re: Add second cigarette lighter to 2000 Boxster Png Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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Re: Add second cigarette lighter to 2000 Boxster
AndyInNYC - 5 months ago

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Re: Add second cigarette lighter to 2000 Boxster
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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Re: Add second cigarette lighter to 2000 Boxster
AndyInNYC - 5 months ago

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search Amazon for 12v outlet *NM*
old timer - 5 months ago

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Re: Add second cigarette lighter to 2000 Boxster
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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Re: Add second cigarette lighter to 2000 Boxster Jpeg Attachments
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 5 months ago

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More details URL
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: More details
AndyInNYC - 5 months ago

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Reusing the other socket
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Dealer killed my engine! 2002 boxster s
02boxsterSfan - 7 months ago

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Re: Dealer killed my engine! 2002 boxster s
986rgt - 7 months ago

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That's ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

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int he end, thsi may be a blessing. When done you will have
grant - 7 months ago

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Re: Dealer killed my engine! 2002 boxster s
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Re: Dealer killed my engine! 2002 boxster s
02boxsterSfan - 7 months ago

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It overheated.
grant - 7 months ago

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I should point out that my answer was the original cause...
grant - 7 months ago

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Amazed
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 7 months ago

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Any new OEM part ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: Dealer killed my engine! 2002 boxster s
02boxsterSfan - 7 months ago

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While a verbal acknowledgment they created the problem is a start..
MikenOH - 7 months ago

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Contact the county's division of consumer fraud and if your state has one...
MarcW - 7 months ago

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Re: Dealer killed my engine! 2002 boxster s
02boxsterSfan - 7 months ago

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Re: Dealer killed my engine! 2002 boxster s
02boxsterSfan - 7 months ago

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Re: Dealer killed my engine! 2002 boxster s
02boxsterSfan - 5 months ago

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Time to get a lawyer
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Re: Time to get a lawyer
Tcar - 5 months ago

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Saw my first 718 TV Commercial last night
db997S - 5 months ago

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Re: Saw my first 718 TV Commercial last night
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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VW buyback deal....NBC.
dennisafrompa - 5 months ago

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Re: VW buyback deal....NBC.
db997S - 5 months ago

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Re: VW buyback deal....NBC.
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: VW buyback deal....NBC.
dennisafrompa - 5 months ago

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Re: VW buyback deal....NBC.
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

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This may help
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Sounds like a pretty good deal. *NM*
Clam - 5 months ago

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An excellent deal for a good reason
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 5 months ago

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Re: VW buyback deal....NBC.
Wayne K - 5 months ago

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Let's not forget where they get that money
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Exactly, and true of so many "giveaways". *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: Let's not forget where they get that money
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Re: Let's not forget where they get that money
db997S - 5 months ago

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Re: VW buyback deal....NBC.
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 5 months ago

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Re: VW buyback deal....NBC.
dennisafrompa - 5 months ago

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The very definition of "Knife to a gun fight" :-) (Watkins Glen video)
grant - 5 months ago

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Knives don't kill people; people kill people
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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In case you had any question,,,,
grant - 5 months ago

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Good driving, Grant --very smooth
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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you bet....
grant - 5 months ago

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Re: you bet....
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Re: you bet....
newt - 5 months ago

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My annual venture to VIR (~9 hours)...
grant - 5 months ago

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Re: My annual venture to VIR (~9 hours)...
newt - 5 months ago

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Very Smooth! you can't do much about HP differences..... *NM*
newt - 5 months ago

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Basically true, and thanks, but...
grant - 5 months ago

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DC BMW service
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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New climate control blinks, suggestions?
Marknindy - 5 months ago

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Re: New climate control blinks, suggestions?
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: New climate control blinks, suggestions?
Marknindy - 5 months ago

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Ball Joint Rod Broke Jpeg Attachments URL
BLKBOXS - 5 months ago

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718 sound
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Engine died - Failure or Alternator?
BarryL - 5 months ago

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Alternator...
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Great call Mark and Naples986. It was the alternator..
BarryL - 5 months ago

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Re: Great call Mark and Naples986. It was the alternator..
Tcar - 5 months ago

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Amazing - I was surprised at how dependent and quickly all systems shut down. Little warning *NM*
BarryL - 5 months ago

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And even more likely...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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I was told the units are combined regulator/alternator. Didn't know could replace separately. *NM*
BarryL - 5 months ago

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The voltage regulator ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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Thanks, Pedro! *NM*
BarryL - 5 months ago

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Re: Engine died - Failure or Alternator?
Naples986 - 5 months ago

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To be honest... URL
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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On the other hand... URL
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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This opens the way...
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Does anyone remember what purists said about the sound of the 996 vs 993? Just wondering *NM*
db997S - 5 months ago

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I'm pretty sure everyone agreed it was welcome evolution and saluted Porsche for not being hidebound *NM*
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Really to be a bit brutal about it...
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Preach it, brother. *NM*
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Well, if you're comparing passion fruit to peanuts
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: Well, if you're comparing passion fruit to peanuts
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

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Re: Really to be a bit brutal about it...
Tcar - 5 months ago

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Re: Really to be a bit brutal about it...
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

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Re: Really to be a bit brutal about it...
Tcar - 5 months ago

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Re: Really to be a bit brutal about it...
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

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It's not just the purists
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: It's not just the purists
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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While many 986, 987 and 981 folks won't be happy with 718's, many folks who buy them.....
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: While many 986, 987 and 981 folks won't be happy with 718's, many folks who buy them.....
grc0456 - 5 months ago

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Perhaps this is a deliberate ploy on Porsche's part
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: Perhaps this is a deliberate ploy on Porsche's part
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Off to the Glen!
grant - 5 months ago

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Re: Off to the Glen!
Burg Boxster - 5 months ago

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Saw this after i returned.
grant - 5 months ago

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I wish...
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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VW Door Lock Actuators in a Boxster??
june82000 - 5 months ago

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If I had a spare $300k (USD), I'd consider one URL
Roger987 - 6 months ago

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Well, since I prefer to do the driving, for $200K US less - if you can find one, I'd go for URL
Guenter in Ontario - 6 months ago

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Can't disagree with you. URL
Roger987 - 6 months ago

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Re: Can't disagree with you.
Guenter in Ontario - 6 months ago

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Re: Can't disagree with you.
fgv1it - 6 months ago

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That's exciting
Roger987 - 6 months ago

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Re: That's exciting
fgv1it - 6 months ago

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Re: That's exciting
Guenter in Ontario - 6 months ago

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That's a superb build
Roger987 - 6 months ago

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Re: That's a superb build
fgv1it - 6 months ago

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Nice build
jg atl - 6 months ago

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Nah, now this is a car, lucky 918 owners: 911R, on the track, through mountains & going 318 km/h URL
db997S - 6 months ago

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718 GT4 with the 3.8 NA flat6 is a year away. URL
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 5 months ago

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"Six-cylinder turbocharged engine wouldn't fit"
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: 718 GT4 with the 3.8 NA flat6 is a year away.
BLKBOXS - 5 months ago

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Macan Turbo vs M2 - NBC
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 5 months ago

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Re: Macan Turbo vs M2 - NBC
db997S - 5 months ago

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Not sure what kind of tires come with the M2...
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Window regulator replacement... side air bag question
m2 - 5 months ago

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Re: Window regulator replacement... side air bag question
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Window regulator replacement... side air bag question
m2 - 5 months ago

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Re: Window regulator replacement... side air bag question
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Window regulator replacement... thanks Marc. *NM*
m2 - 5 months ago

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UCR's 40 Anniversary picnic Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: UCR's 40 Anniversary picnic
db997S - 5 months ago

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Re: UCR's 40 Anniversary picnic
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: UCR's 40 Anniversary picnic
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Re: UCR's 40 Anniversary picnic
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: UCR's 40 Anniversary picnic
Iwas There (Toronto) - 5 months ago

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Wow ! Very impressive indeed!
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: UCR's 40 Anniversary picnic
Tweety - 5 months ago

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