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Advise for purchasing a 2001 Boxster - manual.
Eddien - 10 months ago

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Welcome to PB, Eddie ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Re: Welcome to PB, Eddie ...
Eddien - 10 months ago

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Re: Welcome to PB, Eddie ...
db997S - 10 months ago

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^^^ What Pedro said
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: Advise for purchasing a 2001 Boxster - manual.
MarcW - 10 months ago

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deleted - sorry
JMstamford,ct - 10 months ago

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Re: Advise for purchasing a 2001 Boxster - manual.
Anker - 10 months ago

218

170 Porsches at Luft Wasser in Brevard
jg wnc - 10 months ago

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Re: 170 Porsches at Luft Wasser in Brevard
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

201

Beautiful day, and cars
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

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Re: Beautiful day, and cars
jg wnc - 10 months ago

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Who is planning on attending the NY Int'l Auto Show, 4/19-4/28?
Gary in SoFL - 11 months ago

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No lively young horse?
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Re: No lively young horse?
Gary in SoFL - 11 months ago

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Looks like no 718GT4 sad smiley and no mid engine vette eye rolling smiley at show...
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

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Right on
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Thank you thumbs up *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

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Here Png Attachments
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: Here
frogster - 10 months ago

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AOS - Source of repeated failure?
BarryL - 7 years ago

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My 02 Boxser (at around 259K miles) is on its 3rd AOS. My take is the AOS...
MarcW - 7 years ago

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Agree.
grant - 7 years ago

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Thanks for your thoughts and suggestions...
BarryL - 7 years ago

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AOS replacement cost
Bobtesa - 7 years ago

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Actually...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 7 years ago

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I hear they last about 9k and 3 months :-) *NM*
grant - 7 years ago

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Re: Actually...thanks for the correction Pedro, it must have been an other part *NM*
Bobtesa - 7 years ago

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Re: Actually...
kvan99 - 10 months ago

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AOS (standadr) is $97. It took me about 3-4 hours to do it (learning).
grant - 7 years ago

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Dealer replaced AOS at no cost under warranty
BarryL - 7 years ago

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This should be a great event in October...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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981 Battery Voltage ups and downs
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery Voltage ups and downs
Laz - 10 months ago

166

Re: 981 Battery Voltage ups and downs
Tweety - 10 months ago

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Re: 981 Battery Voltage ups and downs
fgv1it - 10 months ago

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Mine has been doing the same thing after winter storage.
MikenOH - 10 months ago

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Re: Mine has been doing the same thing after winter storage.
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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PST-2 giving 4266 fault diagnostic procedures
Awa - 10 months ago

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Re: PST-2 giving 4266 fault diagnostic procedures
Ed B - 10 months ago

202

grey foam coming out of vents
Michael SYS Driver - 10 months ago

562

Totally "normal"
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: Totally "normal"
Michael SYS Driver - 10 months ago

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One suggestion ... URL
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Fault code U0146 and 8007
EricG - 10 months ago

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Re: Fault code U0146 and 8007
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Re: Fault code U0146 and 8007
EricG - 10 months ago

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Re: Fault code U0146 and 8007
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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AC blowing warm air, but fuse checking questions (edited)
Laz - 10 months ago

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Re: AC blowing warm air, but fuse checking questions (edited)
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Re: AC blowing warm air, but fuse checking questions (edited)
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Thanks for the input, Guenter. (Edited)
Laz - 10 months ago

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You should first ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Thank you for the advice, Pedro. Could you give me specs?
Laz - 10 months ago

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Re: Thank you for the advice, Pedro. Could you give me specs?
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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THANKS! *NM*
Laz - 10 months ago

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race ramps
bb1 - 10 months ago

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Re: race ramps Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 10 months ago

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+1
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: +1
CarreraLicious - 10 months ago

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Not a boy anymore? smiling smiley *NM*
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Wish I was! *NM*
CarreraLicious - 10 months ago

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Re: race ramps
MarcW - 10 months ago

223

Window drop does not stay down
Michael SYS Driver - 10 months ago

539

Did you have a shop do the preparations prior to starting her up and getting back on the road?
Tony in Whittier - 10 months ago

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Re: Did you have a shop do the preparations prior to starting her up and getting back on the road?
Michael SYS Driver - 10 months ago

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Door latch microswitch - sounds right to me *NM*
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

188

Don't know what to do with that $275K burning a hole in your pocket?
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Re: Don't know what to do with that $275K burning a hole in your pocket?
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

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It would just need two minor modifications first
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Re: Don't know what to do with that $275K burning a hole in your pocket?
db997S - 10 months ago

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Re: A 57 would be nice...
old timer - 10 months ago

195

floor jack
bb1 - 10 months ago

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This is one of the ones I recently purchased
986rgt - 10 months ago

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+1 on HF jacks
MikenOH - 10 months ago

215

I've used both of those
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: I've used both of those
bb1 - 10 months ago

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Re: floor jack
Black Knight - 10 months ago

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Keep in mind
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Meet up with Porsche buddies... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 10 months ago

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Spring drives. Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Re: Spring drives. Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 10 months ago

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Re: Spring drives. Jpeg Attachments
jg wnc - 10 months ago

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Re: Spring drives.
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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More Spring Drives Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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90 miles is quite the diversion. Glad you had a nice long drive. *NM*
CarreraLicious - 10 months ago

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Happy for all of our friends that are just thawing out...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Re: Happy for all of our friends that are just thawing out...
Ed B - 10 months ago

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In NC it has thawed
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

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Re: In NC it has thawed
Ed B - 10 months ago

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Golf courses
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

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Hey Rich, keep me informed if you guys get together again.
986rgt - 10 months ago

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Re: Hey Rich, keep me informed if you guys get together again. Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 10 months ago

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getting the old girl back on the road
alboo - 10 months ago

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.....and what about your car? winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

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Re: getting the old girl back on the road
Michael SYS Driver - 10 months ago

242

Need new trickle charger/maintainer
AndyInNYC - 10 months ago

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Re: Need new trickle charger/maintainer
carlos in Montreal - 10 months ago

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Alarm bell rings at 3,500 rpm when on 2nd gear
Sergio - 10 months ago

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Wish I knew the answer, but in the meantime:
Laz - 10 months ago

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Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Re: Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Re: Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Sergio - 10 months ago

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Re: Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Sergio - 10 months ago

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Doh!
Laz - 10 months ago

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Re: Doh!
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Hmm. Sergio, does the display show a speed setting when you hear the chime? (It does on my 2013.) *NM*
Laz - 10 months ago

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Same here
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: Same here
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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thumbs up
Laz - 10 months ago

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Re: Same here
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

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Fixed it!
Sergio - 10 months ago

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Convertible top won't open
Sergio - 10 months ago

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What you need is ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Couldn't Stay Away Jpeg Attachments
fgv1it - 11 months ago

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Re: Couldn't Stay Away
Guenter in Ontario - 11 months ago

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Re: Couldn't Stay Away
fgv1it - 11 months ago

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Re: Couldn't Stay Away
jg wnc - 11 months ago

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Re: Couldn't Stay Away
db997S - 11 months ago

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Re: Couldn't Stay Away
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Super nice looking! That red has wonderful depth. Also, an FYI concerning polarized glasses
Laz - 11 months ago

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Re: Super nice looking! That red has wonderful depth. Also, an FYI concerning polarized glasses
fgv1it - 10 months ago

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Re: Super nice looking! That red has wonderful depth. Also, an FYI concerning polarized glasses
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Re: Super nice looking! That red has wonderful depth. Also, an FYI concerning polarized glasses
Vince - 10 months ago

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fuel gage & outside temp sensor
Ed B - 11 months ago

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Re: fuel gage & outside temp sensor
MarcW - 11 months ago

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Re: fuel gage & outside temp sensor
Ed B - 11 months ago

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There can be...
MarcW - 11 months ago

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Re: There can be...
Ed B - 11 months ago

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What exactly is the error message? *NM*
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Re: What exactly is the error message?
Ed B - 11 months ago

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Re: fuel gage & outside temp sensor
Ed B - 11 months ago

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Re: fuel gage & outside temp sensor, update
Ed B - 11 months ago

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hot smiley Re: fuel gage & outside temp sensor, final report
Ed B - 11 months ago

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Great work! *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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immobilizer on my '98 986. need advice
Sheriff John - 8 years ago

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Sounds like...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 8 years ago

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Unfortunately, Best Buy won't solve the problem
Boxsterra - 8 years ago

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Best Buy doesn't, but I do,,,
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 years ago

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Wow! are you coming out to Southern California anytime soon?
Sheriff John - 8 years ago

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deprogram immobilizer from a 1998 Boxster DME
porschefred - 11 months ago

232

The symptoms might be due to a wet CLU but they sound very similar to the symptoms...
MarcW - 8 years ago

1,498

Re: immobilizer on my '98 986. need advice
knight - 6 years ago

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Call me or email me. I can help. *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 6 years ago

1,112

Re: immobilizer on my '98 986. need advice
porschefred - 11 months ago

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Re: immobilizer on my '98 986. need advice
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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987 information
David H - 1 year ago

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Re: 987 information Jpeg Attachments
David H - 1 year ago

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My opinion, cum grano salis
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 year ago

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Re: 987 information
MikenOH - 1 year ago

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Re: 987 information
Paralizer - 1 year ago

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Re: 987 information
David H - 1 year ago

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Except
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 year ago

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Re: 987 information
moresquirt - 11 months ago

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2006 Porsche Boxster S appears to be the one to own!! (For the 987.1 and earlier years)
moresquirt - 11 months ago

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Re: 2006 Porsche Boxster S appears to be the one to own!! (For the 987.1 and earlier years)
moresquirt - 11 months ago

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Semi Porsche Content
db997S - 11 months ago

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Re: Semi Porsche Content
Guenter in Ontario - 11 months ago

217

Re: Semi Porsche Content
db997S - 11 months ago

185

Re: Semi Porsche Content
Gary in SoFL - 11 months ago

187

Re: Semi Porsche Content
Laz - 11 months ago

174

Looking for reviews on the Centric Rotors for Boxsters
Petee_C - 11 months ago

384

Similar question for a 981
MikenOH - 11 months ago

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Re: Looking for reviews on the Centric Rotors for Boxsters
Petee_C - 11 months ago

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Re: Looking for reviews on the Centric Rotors for Boxsters
Van914 - 11 months ago

194

No power to soft top?
AndyInNYC - 11 months ago

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Re: No power to soft top?
CarreraLicious - 11 months ago

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Re: Microswitch is the first check, then the convertible top relay
RainyDayGarage - 11 months ago

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Re: No power to soft top?
frogster - 11 months ago

219

When you sold your Boxster, did you include the "hack"?
Tony in Whittier - 11 months ago

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Re: When you sold your Boxster, did you include the "hack"?
frogster - 11 months ago

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No longer Boxtaboy... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 1 year ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
Guenter in Ontario - 1 year ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 1 year ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
Guenter in Ontario - 1 year ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 1 year ago

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Why did you downgrade to a Carrera?spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

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Lol! Wifey wanted back seat for our son for practicality! smiling smiley *NM*
CarreraLicious - 1 year ago

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He'll out grow it in a matter of months! spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
db997S - 1 year ago

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You may be right. He’s 10 yrs old and 5’3” but still fits as of now nicely!
CarreraLicious - 11 months ago

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Re: Why did you downgrade to a Carrera? Me too
dak911 - 1 year ago

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Re: Why did you downgrade to a Carrera? Me too
CarreraLicious - 1 year ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
MikenOH - 1 year ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 1 year ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
db997S - 1 year ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 1 year ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 1 year ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 1 year ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
babamoto - 11 months ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 11 months ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 11 months ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy... Jpeg Attachments
CarreraLicious - 11 months ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 11 months ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy...
CarreraLicious - 11 months ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy... URL
jlegelis - 11 months ago

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Re: No longer Boxtaboy... URL
CarreraLicious - 11 months ago

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Anyone in Tampa?
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 11 months ago

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All electric Boxster?
RainyDayGarage - 11 months ago

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careful. that kind of heresy could get you banned around these parts! eye popping smiley *NM*
frogster - 11 months ago

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Re: careful. that kind of heresy could get you banned around these parts! eye popping smiley
db997S - 11 months ago

252

At 1800 MPH, EVs will be fine for road trips
TheFarmer - 11 months ago

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Depends on where you are trying to go...
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 11 months ago

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Re: Depends on where you are trying to go...
MikenOH - 11 months ago

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Re: Depends on where you are trying to go...
Ed B - 11 months ago

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Re: Depends on where you are trying to go...
Guenter in Ontario - 11 months ago

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Re: but soon....
old timer - 11 months ago

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Re: Depends on where you are trying to go...
RainyDayGarage - 11 months ago

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Re: Depends on where you are trying to go...
TheFarmer - 11 months ago

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Re: Depends on where you are trying to go...
TheFarmer - 11 months ago

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