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5 reasons why the 718 is better than the 981 (to be taken with a LARGE grain of salt) URL
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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718 in a word - YUCK thumbs down *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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Re: 718 in a word - YUCK thumbs down
carlos in Montreal - 2 months ago

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Re: 718 in a word - YUCK thumbs down
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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Who really cares about mileage in any of these wonderful sports cars? *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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Re: Who really cares about mileage in any of these wonderful sports cars?
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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the govmint *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Re: the govmintthe finger smiley *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 2 months ago

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Unfortunately, international goverments angry smiley *NM*
db997S - 2 months ago

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Re: 5 reasons why the 718 is better than the 981 (to be taken with a LARGE grain of salt) URL
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Re: 5 reasons why the 718 is better than the 981 (to be taken with a LARGE grain of salt) URL
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Might be true Mike, IF you're no interested in a real sports car. *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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Re: Might be true Mike, IF you're no interested in a real sports car.
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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thumbs up Mike.... *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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Re: 5 reasons why the 718 is better than the 981 (to be taken with a LARGE grain of salt)
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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More suitable internal metals; bigger radiators, engine bay venting, more oil/oil flow, etc? *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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If you ever tracked your beast, you'd be shocked at your poor mileage drinking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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Aimed at frugal g-man, not you Laz, even if you're 'tight' also winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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More h.p and torque, earlier in the rev band, but 'not as easy to fall under this Porsche's spell'
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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Re: More h.p and torque, earlier in the rev band, but 'not as easy to fall under this Porsche's spell'
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Re: More h.p and torque, earlier in the rev band, but 'not as easy to fall under this Porsche's spell'
Gary in SoFL - 2 months ago

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I would guess that..
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: I would guess that.. URL
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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the way of the world
grant - 2 months ago

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2000 Boxster exhaust mount failure...
Pbastian - 2 months ago

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Before suspecting the bolts, i would..
grant - 2 months ago

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718 Soundtrack
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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The 4 cylinder configuration is very noticeable here. Also, the photography...
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: 718 Soundtrack
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Help is on the way URL
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Re: Help is on the way grinning smiley
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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Re: Help is on the way grinning smiley
MikenOH - 2 months ago

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Sounds more like Sylvester the Cat than a spitting, snarling wild beast, Say it an't so confused smiley
db997S - 2 months ago

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Oh, yeah:
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: Oh, yeah:
db997S - 2 months ago

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On some talk show he said he had no idea what it was. *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: On some talk show he said he had no idea what it was.
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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Contemporary Triumph Bonneville
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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Re: 718 Soundtrack
dennisafrompa - 2 months ago

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4" serpentine pulley mod ,is it worth it?
moresquirt - 2 months ago

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Re: 4" serpentine pulley mod ,is it worth it?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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A temporary boost can be had by attaching one of these:
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: A temporary boost can be had by attaching one of these: URL
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Nice tie-in, G. Was thinking of that before opening the link. Good one! *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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Joey Tribbiani Joining Revamped Top Gear. Premieres May 8. Fav car 911 GT2 RS URL
db997S - 2 months ago

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Re: Joey Tribbiani Joining Revamped Top Gear. Premieres May 8. Fav car 911 GT2 RS
dennisafrompa - 2 months ago

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2000 Boxster transmission fluid...
Pbastian - 2 months ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster transmission fluid...
MarcW - 2 months ago

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Or motor oil...
grant - 2 months ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster transmission fluid...
Pbastian - 2 months ago

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Re: 2000 Boxster transmission fluid...
MarcW - 2 months ago

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A stated ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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LED Interior Light Bulb Upgrade for 2006 Boxster S.... (Where to buy LED bulbs)? URL
atwnsw - 2 months ago

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Re: LED Interior Light Bulb Upgrade for 2006 Boxster S.... (Where to buy LED bulbs)?
Naples986 - 2 months ago

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Based on the lack of response and your feedback, I pulled the trigger on the Suncoast kit. Thanks.. *NM*
atwnsw - 2 months ago

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Hmm...
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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Re: Hmm...I don't have a beef with the meatier steering wheel. *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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It's great to have a meatier steering wheel, and with the engine hidden away,
Roger987 - 2 months ago

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Can somebody tell me the correct part # for the attached photo? I am thinking of replacing it.... Jpeg Attachments
atwnsw - 2 months ago

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Re: Can somebody tell me the correct part # for the attached photo? I am thinking of replacing it....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Thank you........ *NM*
atwnsw - 2 months ago

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Kienzle 1016bt what is the take on this stereo?
Frissen - 2 months ago

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Good video on 2016 Boxster Spyder: "2016 Porsche Boxster Spyder is one hell of an arachnid" URL
Jeff (Philly) - 2 months ago

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Nice commentary. Not sure if she got the car to engage the PTV selective braking. (Mild turns.) *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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I agree. I doubt PTV would engage in the curves shown in the video - although
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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10 of the rarest porsche models URL
Guenter in Ontario - 2 months ago

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Agreed Value Insurance
Spanky - 2 months ago

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No contract specifics to offer, but have you checked Chubb? *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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Sounds about right. My policy (Grundy) says the car will be used for hobby purposes and exhibition
MarknearChicago - 2 months ago

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Looking to find the correct part # for silver tiptronic rocker....See photo Jpeg Attachments
atwnsw - 2 months ago

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Re: Looking to find the correct part # for silver tiptronic rocker....See photo
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 months ago

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Re: Looking to find the correct part # for silver tiptronic rocker....See photo
atwnsw - 2 months ago

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Or rubberize it with some black Sugru and call it a day :-) *NM*
RainyDayGarage - 2 months ago

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Does anybody know if the switch cover pops off or do I have to remove the airbag first? *NM*
atwnsw - 2 months ago

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Details here: PDF Attachments
Burg Boxster - 2 months ago

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Thank you.... *NM*
atwnsw - 2 months ago

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Back from Daytona
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 2 months ago

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Did you experience the Corvettes' into-the-infrasonic, near seismic sounds?
Laz - 2 months ago

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Re: Back from Daytona URL
carlos in Montreal - 2 months ago

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That's it. New rear snows for next winter.
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: That's it. New rear snows for next winter.
decay - 2 months ago

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Just the summers and winters
Laz - 2 months ago

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(Too late to edit) Also, didn't expect such hot weather even down there in the 2nd week of December. *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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981 front signal light bulb change
Laz - 3 months ago

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Minor detail clarification
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: 981 front signal light bulb change
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Side markers have reflective properties. IMO their job is more about vehicles approaching at 90ยบ *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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While you're in there, it's a good idea URL
Roger987 - 3 months ago

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Oh yeah, I topped it up. It lubes the filaments. *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: While you're in there, it's a good idea URL
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Even accounting for lots of highway driving, always signaling lane changes causes wear and tear. *NM*
Laz - 2 months ago

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Get yourself some cool clear LED turn signal lenses and lights from Suncoast
Gary in SoFL - 3 months ago

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Thanks for the suggestion, but I'm ok with the looks as is. And--
Laz - 3 months ago

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Boxster on Winter Tires...
RainyDayGarage - 3 months ago

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Nice. Which snows; sizes? And a couple "why snow tires count" anecdotes:
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: Nice. Which snows; sizes? And a couple "why snow tires count" anecdotes:
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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My generalizations:
Laz - 3 months ago

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16" rims, WinterForce tires... URL
RainyDayGarage - 3 months ago

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Thanks. Those Firestones look impressive (literally!) *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: 16" rims, WinterForce tires...
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 3 months ago

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Agree about Blizzak snow traction. In the dry they feel like you're driving on wet sponges. *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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Found a picture of the Semperit URL
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: Found a picture of the Semperit URL
Wayne K - 3 months ago

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Re: Found a picture of the Semperit
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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Re: Boxster on Winter Tires...
dennisafrompa - 3 months ago

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Re: Boxster on Winter Tires...
Laz - 3 months ago

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PA4 addendum
Laz - 3 months ago

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Congrats to you guys....REAL men drive their Boxsters & Caymans all winter smileys with beer winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 3 months ago

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Wintertime at the winery: Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 3 months ago

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Wintertime at the winery: question Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Ground's prematurely readied for St. Patrick's Day. Plus, the winery is in Sunny Mid-Hudson Valley.
Laz - 3 months ago

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My conspiracy theory...
jlegelis - 3 months ago

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I like the math.
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: My conspiracy theory...from another point of view and experience
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Your observations based on direct (and ironic) experience(s) are appreciated. *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: My conspiracy theory...from another point of view and experience
jlegelis - 3 months ago

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Re: My conspiracy theory...from another point of view and experience
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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Re: Boxster on Winter Tires...
grc0456 - 3 months ago

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Re: Boxster on Winter Tires...
Ed B - 3 months ago

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That last sentence is like the quip about what horsepower and torque are.
Laz - 3 months ago

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I'M DEPRESSED
babamoto - 3 months ago

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It could be ....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: It could be ....
babamoto - 3 months ago

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For a problem, that one sounds pretty good... I agre with Pedro (although details may vary)
grant - 3 months ago

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Re: For a problem, that one sounds pretty good... I agre with Pedro (although details may vary)
babamoto - 3 months ago

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Ticky-tacky noise source in 981 Boxster Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 3 months ago

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718 Boxster Press Release
Indybox - 3 months ago

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Re: 718 Boxster Press Release URL
frogster - 3 months ago

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718 Boxster info, pics and video now on the Porsche Canada website URL
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: 718 Boxster info, pics and video now on the Porsche Canada website URL
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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Using the Sports throttle button is akin to getting virtual gearing. *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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In one word.....YUCK eye rolling smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 3 months ago

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Re: In one word.....YUCK eye rolling smiley
blazon - 3 months ago

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I think it's pretty nice looking from the pictures. I am seriously concerned, though...
JackintheBoxster - 3 months ago

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Re: I think it's pretty nice looking from the pictures. I am seriously concerned, though... *NM*
JackintheBoxster - 3 months ago

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Re: I think it's pretty nice looking from the pictures. I am seriously concerned, though... Image Attachments
frogster - 3 months ago

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Suncoast has some stuff too URL
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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and now the microsite is live URL
frogster - 3 months ago

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The sound..
Roger987 - 3 months ago

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Re: The sound..
frogster - 3 months ago

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Re: The sound..
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: The sound..
JackintheBoxster - 3 months ago

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Re: and now the microsite is live
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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Re: and now the microsite is live
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: and now the microsite is live
MikenOH - 3 months ago

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Re: and now the microsite is live URL
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Just like the change from the 356 to the 911, the air cooled 993 to the water cooled 996,
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: Just like the change from the 356 to the 911, the air cooled 993 to the water cooled 996,
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: Just like the change from the 356 to the 911, the air cooled 993 to the water cooled 996,
jg atl - 3 months ago

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Re: Just like the change from the 356 to the 911, the air cooled 993 to the water cooled 996,
Roger987 - 3 months ago

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Old Flat 6 owners never die; they just fade away. *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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Now we know how coyboys feel when forced to give up their horses winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 3 months ago

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Amazing (Some Porsche content)
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: Amazing (Some Porsche content)
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Re: Amazing (Some Porsche content)
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: Amazing (Some Porsche content)
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Speaking of setups Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 3 months ago

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All of this stuff is rigged to increase the drama
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Absolutely agree: Top Gear is great fun. Excellent writing, personalities, "plots," and Cars.
Laz - 3 months ago

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Detailing in South FL
dak911 - 3 months ago

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Re: Detailing in South FL
Gary in SoFL - 3 months ago

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Re: Detailing in South FL
db997S - 3 months ago

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Re: Detailing in South FL
Gary in SoFL - 3 months ago

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Cayman vs. Blizzard of '16..... Image Attachments
dennisafrompa - 3 months ago

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Nice. The car seems invincible, and ready to take on the snowy roads!
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: Nice. The car seems invincible, and ready to take on the snowy roads!
dennisafrompa - 3 months ago

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PA2s, right? PDF Attachments
Laz - 3 months ago

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Wowzer. Where does all of the snow...
Clam - 3 months ago

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New Joisey *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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SIRIUS ON LATER BOXSTERS
dak911 - 3 months ago

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Re: SIRIUS ON LATER BOXSTERS
Ausflug - 3 months ago

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2001 Boxster Base 3 x Black
ace1 - 3 months ago

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this post is useless without pics......the finger smiley *NM*
Harvey in FL - 3 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster Base 3 x Black Jpeg Attachments URL
ace1 - 3 months ago

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Gotta wonder: the 981 Boxster rear view is already compromised quite a bit compared to the 986.
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: Gotta wonder: the 981 Boxster rear view is already compromised quite a bit compared to the 986.
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Nice if that was the real world, but it's scary enough doing a left entrance onto a major road. *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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Only with the top up
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Well, those humps don't help. *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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Addendum: the rear deck overall appears to be higher than the standard version.
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster Base 3 x Black Jpeg Attachments
ace1 - 3 months ago

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Slight hesitation on acceleration...
Tony in Whittier - 3 months ago

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Re: Slight hesitation on acceleration...
MarcW - 3 months ago

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Marc has some good ideas below, but i'd like to start with fundamentals
grant - 3 months ago

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Re: Marc has some good ideas below, but i'd like to start with fundamentals
Tony in Whittier - 3 months ago

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If its between 2k and 4k you are hitting the flat post where variocam shifts. Normal.
grant - 3 months ago

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I agree with Grant
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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If no other explanation is found for the behavior your engine could possibly benefit...
MarcW - 3 months ago

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Question for anyone with the definitive answer: if Chevron isn't available...
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: Question for anyone with the definitive answer: if Chevron isn't available...
MarcW - 3 months ago

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Decades ago both, but now neither east of the Mississippi, near as I can tell.
Laz - 3 months ago

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Just follow the direction on the bottle
grant - 3 months ago

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Re: here are the asweres *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 3 months ago

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Re:Here are some answers about Techron URL
carlos in Montreal - 3 months ago

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Thanks. Says there are optimized formulations,
Laz - 3 months ago

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Re: Thanks. Says there are optimized formulations,
MarcW - 3 months ago

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The extensive explanation is appreciated. *NM*
Laz - 3 months ago

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The e-gas reset didn't work. Still getting the hesitation....
Tony in Whittier - 3 months ago

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Re: The e-gas reset didn't work. Still getting the hesitation....
MarcW - 3 months ago

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No CEL. I checked the oil filler tube cap.
Tony in Whittier - 3 months ago

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The funnel rests on the spring which is removable. *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Any pending error codes? *NM*
MarcW - 3 months ago

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That could be a sticking throttle body
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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Boxsterra's and Pedro's suggestions are good, (fairly) cheap and (fiarly) easy *NM*
grant - 3 months ago

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Re: Slight hesitation on acceleration...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Got a new project for gofundme dot com
Guenter in Ontario - 3 months ago

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Wow wow wow
Boxsterra - 3 months ago

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PPC (Partial Porsche Content)
Roger987 - 3 months ago

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Re: PPC (Partial Porsche Content)
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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0446 and 0447 codes popped on 04 Boxster S
blaster9158 - 3 months ago

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P0446 and P0447 codes ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 3 months ago

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Re: P0446 and P0447 codes ...
blaster9158 - 3 months ago

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