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Ed from Long Island - Sunday, 23 November, 2014, at 12:37:19 pm

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A few more Jpeg Attachments URL
Boxsterra - Tuesday, 25 November, 2014, at 6:12:40 am

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Must be the angle... Jpeg Attachments
Burg Boxster - Tuesday, 25 November, 2014, at 8:16:39 am

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Good eye
Boxsterra - Thursday, 27 November, 2014, at 10:54:07 am

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Happy Thanksgiving ... Gif Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 27 November, 2014, at 6:25:49 am

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Re: Happy Thanksgiving to our South of the Border friends
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 27 November, 2014, at 7:25:20 am

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Anybody have any experience with these pipes? URL
newt - Sunday, 23 November, 2014, at 7:58:15 pm

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Anybody have any experience with "Circuit Werks" Secondary Cat Bypass Pipes?
newt - Monday, 24 November, 2014, at 4:21:28 pm

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Re: Anybody have any experience with these pipes?
tonyd - Monday, 24 November, 2014, at 6:35:29 pm

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Re: Anybody have any experience with these pipes?
newt - Tuesday, 25 November, 2014, at 5:12:51 am

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Re: Anybody have any experience with these pipes?
tonyd - Tuesday, 25 November, 2014, at 9:18:03 am

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Has anyone been to the Barrett Jackson auction?
Tony in Whittier - Saturday, 22 November, 2014, at 9:48:31 am

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Re: Has anyone been to the Barrett Jackson auction?
p-wagen - Sunday, 23 November, 2014, at 8:42:13 pm

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Pedro, do you use the Durametric software? Some questions please... Jpeg Attachments URL Excel Attachments
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Sunday, 23 November, 2014, at 8:58:17 am

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Another observation.....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Sunday, 23 November, 2014, at 10:51:38 am

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Re: Another observation.....
Guenter in Ontario - Sunday, 23 November, 2014, at 1:53:46 pm

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Again, let me offer my most sincere thanks for all the kind/thoughtful sentiments….
MarcW - Wednesday, 19 November, 2014, at 6:36:46 pm

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NPC. Another cliché nighttime in the city ad with a guy driving like a jerk: Video Attachments
Laz - Wednesday, 19 November, 2014, at 9:46:59 am

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McLaren P1 v Porsche 918 Spyder
RainyDayGarage - Sunday, 16 November, 2014, at 8:49:04 pm

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918s are sold out now.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 17 November, 2014, at 3:53:09 pm

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Re: 918s are sold out now. URL
jlegelis - Monday, 17 November, 2014, at 4:37:24 pm

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More than on a drawing board! Jpeg Attachments
Laz - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 6:38:17 am

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Re: More than on a drawing board!
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 7:14:44 am

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Re: More than on a drawing board!
jlegelis - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 7:27:19 am

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Drat! Sat on the fence too long. *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Monday, 17 November, 2014, at 4:54:07 pm

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Guess i can stop playing the lottery, nothing to do with the winnings now. *NM*
db997S - Tuesday, 18 November, 2014, at 1:23:08 pm

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Very cool ad ... (NPC)
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Friday, 14 November, 2014, at 8:12:17 am

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Re: Very cool ad ... (NPC)
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 14 November, 2014, at 8:23:33 am

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Or ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Friday, 14 November, 2014, at 8:45:56 am

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thumbs upthumbs upthumbs upsmileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Friday, 14 November, 2014, at 10:05:53 am

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Whoever owned that Boxster R
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 14 November, 2014, at 10:09:17 am

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Re: Whoever owned that Boxster R
Gary in SoFL - Friday, 14 November, 2014, at 10:17:05 am

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Re: Whoever owned that Boxster R
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 14 November, 2014, at 10:22:07 am

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Cleaver! (Deliberate misspelling.) *NM*
Laz - Friday, 14 November, 2014, at 8:40:46 am

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Clever *NM*
Boxsterra - Monday, 17 November, 2014, at 5:53:13 am

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Hello, again!
Kurt300 - Friday, 14 November, 2014, at 9:48:49 pm

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Welcome back!! smiling smiley *NM*
Meredith in Atlanta - Sunday, 16 November, 2014, at 3:06:18 am

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Welcome to PB ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Sunday, 16 November, 2014, at 8:41:52 am

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FIA World Endurance Championship, round 7, Bahrain results URL
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 15 November, 2014, at 4:05:33 pm

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Looking for the link that provides instructions on how to add photos to a message?
Indybox - Wednesday, 12 November, 2014, at 12:51:01 pm

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You need to upload them to a file sharing service, copy the URL, and embed it.
grant - Wednesday, 12 November, 2014, at 3:54:53 pm

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Here's the link to the photo posting instructions. URL
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 12 November, 2014, at 3:59:23 pm

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ADMIN! - I've put the instructions back at the top of the page. Carry on. *NM*
Boxsterra - Wednesday, 12 November, 2014, at 4:12:31 pm

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Re: I've put the instructions back at the top of the page. Carry on. - Photo Post Success - Thanks! Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - Thursday, 13 November, 2014, at 11:43:54 am

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Re: I've put the instructions back at the top of the page. Carry on. - Photo Post Success - Thanks!
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 13 November, 2014, at 12:38:10 pm

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The Porsche "used to prove that a small car with a small engine ..." -- Jerry Seinfeld URL
JackintheBoxster - Wednesday, 12 November, 2014, at 11:16:20 am

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Be sure to click on the link..
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Thursday, 13 November, 2014, at 10:43:31 am

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To all Gold Coast Region PCA members ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 13 November, 2014, at 6:25:17 am

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Word to the wise: the winter tire/wheel set went on this afternoon. Smoke 'em if you got 'em. *NM*
Laz - Wednesday, 12 November, 2014, at 4:36:30 pm

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To every PB Veteran...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 11 November, 2014, at 7:02:12 am

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And Happy 239th birthday to the Marine Corps! *NM*
Tony in Whittier - Tuesday, 11 November, 2014, at 10:20:31 am

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Thanks Pedro. I'm a Vietnam vet (USN). I am also proud of the service I did later as a civilian 10
Jeff (Philly) - Tuesday, 11 November, 2014, at 10:16:46 pm

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IMS bearing -major upgrade to ABEC 9 for $105 -good/bad idea?
tonyd - Friday, 7 November, 2014, at 10:14:27 pm

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Re: IMS bearing -major upgrade to ABEC 9 for $105 -good/bad idea?
MarcW - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 8:59:57 am

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Clarification?
grant - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 9:34:43 am

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Re: Clarification? URL
tonyd - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 10:30:17 am

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Direct oil feed doesn't make the oil dirtier nor does it add water...
MarcW - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 12:07:22 pm

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OK, now i understand that, but the grease is largely gone fairly early...
grant - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 3:22:57 pm

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Well, I do not know about most of them lubed by oil anyway comment. A half a dozen is not a large...
MarcW - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 6:12:27 pm

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Please dont twist what i said.... but we are largely in agreement on the facts....
grant - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 6:28:05 pm

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Re: IMS bearing -major upgrade to ABEC 9 for $105 -good/bad idea?
Ed B - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 9:46:50 am

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Re: IMS bearing -major upgrade to ABEC 9 for $105 -good/bad idea? URL
tonyd - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 12:10:43 pm

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Re: IMS bearing -major upgrade to ABEC 9 for $105 -good/bad idea?
Ed B - Monday, 10 November, 2014, at 11:58:32 am

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Speaking of watches- and Porsches- and Steve McQueen Video Attachments
Laz - Sunday, 2 November, 2014, at 9:19:19 am

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It's only a theory......winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Monday, 3 November, 2014, at 7:02:09 am

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Steve McQueen was a Rolex man
JackintheBoxster - Monday, 3 November, 2014, at 9:33:56 am

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Yes, but he also "had" to wear Tags, and other(s): URL
Laz - Monday, 3 November, 2014, at 11:46:49 am

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Speaking of ads... URL
JackintheBoxster - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 7:52:17 am

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Mille Miglia is good-looking; lean and elegant. *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 6:22:12 am

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Did any PB member purchase the Special Edition PCA Chopard Mille Miglia? URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 6:12:33 am

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Nope. One good watch; one Porsche. *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 6:22:53 am

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Re: Did any PB member purchase the Special Edition PCA Chopard Mille Miglia? URL
BLKBOXS - Monday, 10 November, 2014, at 10:35:51 am

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Come on Mike Fox....nickel and dime watch to you smiling bouncing smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Monday, 10 November, 2014, at 11:58:05 am

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Captree this Sunday?
Kevin the Slow in NYC - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 3:55:37 am

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Welcome back
Boxsterra - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 6:40:12 am

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Re: Captree this Sunday?
Jaay - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 7:53:15 am

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Re: Captree this Sunday?
TomT_from LI - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 11:38:50 am

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Re: Captree this Sunday?
CK in Chatham NJ - Sunday, 9 November, 2014, at 10:20:01 pm

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How to remove coin holder?
catalogguy - Sunday, 9 November, 2014, at 4:00:32 pm

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pull straight up...just snapped in there firmly (on my '98) *NM*
SMILIN - Sunday, 9 November, 2014, at 7:34:10 pm

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Re: How to remove coin holder?
catalogguy - Sunday, 9 November, 2014, at 7:53:20 pm

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knocking noise coming from crankshaft pulley area,any ideas.
moresquirt - Saturday, 18 October, 2014, at 1:58:08 pm

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Re: knocking noise coming from crankshaft pulley area,any ideas.
moresquirt - Saturday, 18 October, 2014, at 1:59:31 pm

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Are you sure it is coming from inside the engine?....
MarcW - Saturday, 18 October, 2014, at 8:48:41 pm

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Re: Are you sure it is coming from inside the engine?....
moresquirt - Sunday, 19 October, 2014, at 7:10:01 am

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Please do not use Seafoam...
MarcW - Sunday, 19 October, 2014, at 10:19:08 am

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Re: Please do not use Seafoam...
moresquirt - Sunday, 19 October, 2014, at 2:17:59 pm

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I would think about...
grant - Sunday, 19 October, 2014, at 8:06:12 pm

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I do not recall you mentioning a low oil pressure light persisting for a while after engine start...
MarcW - Sunday, 19 October, 2014, at 8:27:07 pm

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A couple of things
MikenOH - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 11:35:23 am

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Re: A couple of things
moresquirt - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 4:23:41 pm

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Re: knocking noise coming from crankshaft pulley area,any ideas.
moresquirt - Friday, 24 October, 2014, at 9:40:26 am

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This may help
MikenOH - Friday, 24 October, 2014, at 7:57:04 pm

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mystery solved,thx to everyone that posted!
moresquirt - Sunday, 9 November, 2014, at 8:39:35 am

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That's good to know. Thanks for posting the problem and its solution. *NM*
Laz - Sunday, 9 November, 2014, at 11:36:10 am

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Ever wonder what happens with your car at the dealership? Link to what happened at a Chevy dealer URL
MikenOH - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 7:09:10 pm

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Re: Ever wonder what happens with your car at the dealership? Link to what happened at a Chevy dealer
San Rensho - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 9:34:15 pm

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Re: Ever wonder what happens with your car at the dealership? Link to what happened at a Chevy dealer
MikenOH - Sunday, 9 November, 2014, at 6:41:43 am

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And you wonder why i generally avoid them. That said,
grant - Sunday, 9 November, 2014, at 7:54:01 am

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The Audi dealer's stance borders on making it a protection racket. *NM*
Laz - Sunday, 9 November, 2014, at 11:34:46 am

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Center console 12V socket dead - fuse?
Leor ('09S, North of Boston) - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 2:19:13 pm

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Never mind, handled...
Leor ('09S, North of Boston) - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 2:52:03 pm

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Re: Center console 12V socket dead - fuse?
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 2:52:49 pm

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Re: Center console 12V socket dead - fuse?
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 2:57:14 pm

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Heh
Leor ('09S, North of Boston) - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 3:09:06 pm

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Here's a 986 fuse list - probably the same Png Attachments
Boxsterra - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 3:15:55 pm

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Same fuse positions, I mean
Boxsterra - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 3:16:54 pm

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Re: Same fuse positions, I mean
Leor ('09S, North of Boston) - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 4:09:25 pm

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Re: Same fuse positions, I mean
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 6:04:48 pm

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Re: Same fuse positions, I mean
BLKBOXS - Friday, 31 October, 2014, at 10:36:44 am

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Then, twin exhausts.. It's going to get out of control. winking smiley *NM*
Roger987 - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 9:11:23 am

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Even the 987 has lots of twosies. Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 10:20:27 am

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An upgrade from SEMA, for G-man: Image Attachments
Gary in SoFL - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 12:02:28 pm

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Two too many doors
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 12:36:46 pm

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Re: Two too many doors
Gary in SoFL - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 12:54:54 pm

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You're saying
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 2:01:44 pm

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(Especially for Grant) Too many...
Laz - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 2:55:52 pm

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This is fun!...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Friday, 7 November, 2014, at 6:22:05 am

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Morale to the story
grant - Friday, 7 November, 2014, at 6:39:20 am

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Right now ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Friday, 7 November, 2014, at 7:33:25 am

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Cliffhanger! *NM*
Boxsterra - Friday, 7 November, 2014, at 8:19:00 am

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Kinda reminds me of some of Stefan's back road BRBS runs.... drinking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Friday, 7 November, 2014, at 11:25:50 am

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Try THAT with a Cayenne! *NM*
Laz - Friday, 7 November, 2014, at 12:35:00 pm

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This UTVUnderground.com apparently has a series of these videos. Here is "The Crash"
Jeff (Philly) - Friday, 7 November, 2014, at 2:30:32 pm

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One of those "Oh, crap" moments. *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 7 November, 2014, at 5:26:58 pm

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My next door neighbor
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Friday, 7 November, 2014, at 6:44:02 pm

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Sky dove twice (only.) Once to experience it; second time because I knew what I was in for. *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 8 November, 2014, at 6:25:02 am

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IMS - one more for the mix
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 31 March, 2014, at 8:37:13 pm

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Re: IMS - one more for the mix
eicheldp - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 2:44:19 am

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Thanks for posting, Mike
Roger987 - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 7:46:15 am

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Our replacement bearings are also SKF ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 10:41:35 am

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FD says their SKF is of the 'Super-Precision class'.
Roger987 - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 11:07:38 am

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Re: FD says their SKF is of the 'Super-Precision class'.
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 11:12:19 am

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Re: FD says their SKF is of the 'Super-Precision class'.
Roger987 - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 12:17:13 pm

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Great slogan! *NM*
Laz - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 12:51:28 pm

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Is "Super-Precision" an actual industry rating, from DIN perhaps, or is it like...
Laz - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 12:59:27 pm

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According to my handy reference -- a Machinery's Handbook - there are 4 classes of ball bearings...
MarcW - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 2:40:38 pm

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Here you go...
Roger987 - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 3:39:04 pm

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I rest my case! *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 3:53:53 pm

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Can't get the SKF web site to work well enough to try to view just what the super-precision...
MarcW - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 4:12:00 pm

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Re: Can't get the SKF web site to work well enough to try to view just what the super-precision...
Roger987 - Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, at 4:18:11 pm

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Maybe "Super-precision" is like: Video Attachments
Laz - Wednesday, 9 April, 2014, at 7:08:54 am

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That's a good one, Lazthe finger smiley *NM*
MikenOH - Wednesday, 9 April, 2014, at 7:17:10 am

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Isn't that getting way too technical? drinking smiley
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 9 April, 2014, at 7:42:34 am

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Managed to get on the site and download the PDF on super precision bearing selection..
MarcW - Wednesday, 9 April, 2014, at 9:41:19 am

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Re: IMS - one more for the mix
boxsterd - Tuesday, 8 April, 2014, at 5:46:40 pm

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Re: IMS - Super Precision ABEC 9,yes nine ! $105 each.
tonyd - Friday, 7 November, 2014, at 4:36:20 pm

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can't find specified oil
kmmcdonald - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 11:13:20 am

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All SAE listed oils are technically compatible, including those of different grades.
grant - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 1:03:37 pm

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A40 list is on pedro's site (pedrosgarage.com) *NM*
grant - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 1:03:58 pm

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AFR's and timing question.
Jaay - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 3:45:20 pm

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A safe AFR varies....
MarcW - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 4:14:29 pm

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What are you trying to do?
grant - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 4:57:08 pm

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Re: AFR's and timing question.
Jaay - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 8:07:35 pm

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The calibration is unaffected. More likely what is going is the laminar air flow the MAF requires...
MarcW - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 10:57:48 pm

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Re: AFR's and timing question.
Jaay - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 5:47:01 am

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Can't put my hands on it, but I had an early article about putting a 3.6l 911 engine in....
MarcW - Thursday, 6 November, 2014, at 9:12:41 am

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Several laps of VIR URL
grant - Monday, 3 November, 2014, at 4:59:19 pm

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Nice catch at about 6:15 in the second video. *NM*
Laz - Monday, 3 November, 2014, at 7:14:24 pm

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yes, but i should not have been in that situation.
grant - Tuesday, 4 November, 2014, at 7:52:40 am

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Noticed others, too, but as it's been said, you're very smooth, especially in recovery. *NM*
Laz - Tuesday, 4 November, 2014, at 8:45:13 am

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Re: yes, but i should not have been in that situation.
MikenOH - Tuesday, 4 November, 2014, at 10:19:31 am

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yes, in fact it can be a throw away. What i try to do ( and failed there)
grant - Tuesday, 4 November, 2014, at 10:42:21 am

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You're looking very smooth out there , Grant
MikenOH - Monday, 3 November, 2014, at 7:26:16 pm

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Re: You're looking very smooth out there , Grant
grant - Tuesday, 4 November, 2014, at 7:58:08 am

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You're relaxed and consistent ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 4 November, 2014, at 5:29:51 am

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Re: You're relaxed and consistent ...
grant - Tuesday, 4 November, 2014, at 8:05:51 am

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Speaking of smooth steering inputs--a question for you Pedro
MikenOH - Tuesday, 4 November, 2014, at 3:07:05 pm

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I'll give you my answer(s) (for better or worse)
grant - Tuesday, 4 November, 2014, at 5:44:19 pm

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Re: Speaking of smooth steering inputs--a question for you Pedro
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 6:11:25 am

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2 and 3 for me *NM*
grant - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 6:23:15 am

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Re: Speaking of smooth steering inputs--a question for you Pedro
MikenOH - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 7:46:12 am

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Well, if you can alwasy find the limit 100% of the time...
grant - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 11:48:20 am

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"Other drivers just think they're quicker because of all the work they're doing."
Roger987 - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 11:25:55 am

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Brief Hankook Ventus V12 Evo update (11,000 miles) URL
RainyDayGarage - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 8:04:19 am

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One more lap with data URL
grant - Tuesday, 4 November, 2014, at 6:56:55 pm

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Re: One more lap with data
Van914 - Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, at 5:26:29 am

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