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Electrical issues...Immobilizer?
PattyKW - 1 year ago

747

Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 year ago

378

Re: Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
Guenter in Ontario - 1 year ago

354

Re: Welcome to PedrosBoard ...
PattyKW - 1 year ago

348

Re: Electrical issues...Immobilizer?
MarcW - 1 year ago

345

Time for professional help
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 1 year ago

358

Re: Electrical issues...Immobilizer?
PattyKW - 9 months ago

226

Re: Electrical issues...Immobilizer?
grc0456 - 9 months ago

187

Greetings from Daytona!
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 10 months ago

764

Re: Greetings from Daytona!
jg wnc - 10 months ago

301

Re: Greetings from Daytona!
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

300

Re: Greetings from Daytona!
jg wnc - 10 months ago

278

Re: Greetings from Daytona!
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 10 months ago

256

Re: Greetings from Daytona!
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 10 months ago

255

MR:
Laz - 10 months ago

308

My old 986 was only missing the M grinning smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

333

Mine is missing the M, R, S *NM*
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

251

Can my immobilizer board be salvaged? I definitely found the window issue. Wet immobilizer.
Doug427 - 10 months ago

443

Re: Can my immobilizer board be salvaged? I definitely found the window issue. Wet immobilizer.
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

261

Re: Can my immobilizer board be salvaged? I definitely found the window issue. Wet immobilizer.
Al in Melbourne Beach - 9 months ago

229

Door handle spring snapped (I think)
AndyInNYC - 10 months ago

448

What year is the car? ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

226

Re: Door handle spring snapped (I think)
AndyInNYC - 9 months ago

251

Re: Door handle spring snapped (I think)
AndyInNYC - 9 months ago

208

Re: Door handle spring snapped (I think)
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

217

Re: Took it to my mechanic
AndyInNYC - 9 months ago

252

Broken lower AOS breather hose.
Joe986Stip - 9 months ago

456

Which hose? Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

245

Just checking, is 02 the old stuyle (picture) or the new style? I forget when the cutoff was.... *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

245

Re: Which hose?
Joe986Stip - 9 months ago

255

Re: Broken lower AOS breather hose.
moresquirt - 9 months ago

228

Power window problem, very hard to diagnose for this new guy
Doug427 - 10 months ago

447

Re: Power window problem, very hard to diagnose for this new guy
Anker - 10 months ago

262

Re: Power window problem, very hard to diagnose for this new guy
Doug427 - 10 months ago

208

I'm sure you know about the PET
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

254

Re: I'm sure you know about the PET
Doug427 - 10 months ago

249

The CLU ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

258

Re: The CLU ...
Doug427 - 9 months ago

236

Third and final new guy question - stiff shifter
Doug427 - 10 months ago

469

Ideas
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

232

My 240,000 mile l;inakge.....
grant - 9 months ago

249

Re: My 240,000 mile l;inakge.....
Doug427 - 9 months ago

258

The point of my question
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

234

Re: The point of my question
Doug427 - 9 months ago

226

Which makes me think its a broken and/or gummed up shifter mech. *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

224

Re: Which makes me think its a broken and/or gummed up shifter mech.
Doug427 - 9 months ago

226

Dash Display Gremlins Jpeg Attachments
tigerguy - 10 months ago

507

Displays do that
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

226

Re: Dash Display Gremlins URL
KevinH2000 - 9 months ago

265

Re: Dash Display Gremlins
AndyInNYC - 9 months ago

205

Re: Dash Display Gremlins
newt - 9 months ago

234

Will these H7 bulbs work in my 2000 Boxster
AndyInNYC - 1 year ago

587

Those on the link are H4 ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 year ago

291

Re: Those on the link are H4 ...
AndyInNYC - 1 year ago

281

Its not so much ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 year ago

294

Re: Will these H7 bulbs work in my 2000 Boxster
grc0456 - 1 year ago

312

How about the Night Breaker Laser H7
AndyInNYC - 9 months ago

244

Re: How about the Night Breaker Laser H7
grc0456 - 9 months ago

212

Re: How about the Night Breaker Laser H7
AndyInNYC - 9 months ago

218

now THIS is a boxster road!! Video Attachments
frogster - 9 months ago

561

So what you're saying is
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

249

Re: So what you're saying is
frogster - 9 months ago

201

Re: So what you're saying is
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

223

Re: So what you're saying is
frogster - 9 months ago

185

Which is why my joke makes sense *NM*
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

216

Yes....funny, but way to subtle for some drinking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 9 months ago

204

Make that TOO subtle for one..... winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 9 months ago

264

Re: now THIS is a boxster road!! Video Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

212

Passenger side mirror dip when parking in reverse - Is there a hack for that?
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 10 months ago

558

Re: Passenger side mirror dip when parking in reverse - Is there a hack for that?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

250

Re: Passenger side mirror dip when parking in reverse - Is there a hack for that?
db997S - 10 months ago

213

Re: Passenger side mirror dip when parking in reverse - Is there a hack for that?
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 10 months ago

204

Re: Passenger side mirror dip when parking in reverse - Is there a hack for that?
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 10 months ago

184

Re: Passenger side mirror dip when parking in reverse - Is there a hack for that?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

198

Re: Passenger side mirror dip when parking in reverse - Is there a hack for that?
KevinH2000 - 9 months ago

199

Dont dis your passenger!
grant - 10 months ago

235

New guy question #2 - Air oil separator - Uro brand ok or have to go with original Porsche unit
Doug427 - 10 months ago

395

its seems to me the Porsche unit is also no good, so it shoudl be a good match *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

226

LOL - Grant's response is spot on IMHO...spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
BarryL - 9 months ago

202

Re: New guy question #2 - Air oil separator - Uro brand ok or have to go with original Porsche unit
Joe986Stip - 9 months ago

213

Liqui Moly Ceratek
EHG - 10 months ago

477

Re: Liqui Moly Ceratek
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

221

Re: Liqui Moly Ceratek
EHG - 10 months ago

183

Mike, did you notice you have posted exactly "987" messageswinking smiley *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 10 months ago

194

That count doesn't include private PMs.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

220

thumbs up *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 10 months ago

199

A quick scan says
grant - 10 months ago

213

Re: A quick scan says
EHG - 10 months ago

218

Some people don't know when to put the top up.
Jeff (Philly) - 10 months ago

480

You need a Cayman winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

229

Note the screen....
grant - 10 months ago

202

Re: Note the screen....
paulofto - 10 months ago

197

Re: Note the screen...Depending on which camera is active you may not see the "Don't Panic" msg.smiling smiley
Jeff (Philly) - 10 months ago

192

regeneration valve for a 987 2007 Boxster
sickboyx13 - 10 months ago

427

Re: regeneration valve for a 987 2007 Boxster
carlos in Montreal - 10 months ago

184

Re: regeneration valve for a 987 2007 Boxster
sickboyx13 - 10 months ago

184

When this part failed in my audi....
grant - 10 months ago

220

No more Boxsters?
Kinnick4Ever - 10 months ago

862

Not to worry, a 600 HP, mid engine V-8, Corvette is on the horizon drinking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

293

Re: No more Boxsters?
db997S - 10 months ago

277

Re: No more Boxsters?
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

300

Re: No more Boxsters?
db997S - 10 months ago

248

This all started when ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

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Re: This all started when ...
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

288

Get one while you can!
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 10 months ago

290

Re: This all started when ...
old timer - 10 months ago

250

That's not the only way
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

264

Re: No more Boxsters?
boxtaboy - 10 months ago

266

Re: No more Boxsters?
carlos in Montreal - 10 months ago

230

You know, they could slap a Porsche badge in the most fuel efficient econobox
JMstamford,ct - 10 months ago

286

Re: No more Boxsters? -- alternatives I'd look at maybe
JackintheBoxster - 10 months ago

282

The 48 Hours at Sebring Club Race... Jpeg Attachments URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

682

Re: The 48 Hours at Sebring Club Race...
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

265

Re: The 48 Hours at Sebring Club Race...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

218

Discomfort shouldn't be there
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

246

it’s been just one day ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

255

Re: it’s been just one day ...
jg wnc - 10 months ago

260

The 48 Hours at Sebring is ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

273

Re: The 48 Hours at Sebring is ... URL
old timer - 10 months ago

222

Re: The 48 Hours at Sebring is ... Image Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

264

Re: Better winking smiley *NM*
old timer - 10 months ago

212

Porsche betting big on electric URL
Kinnick4Ever - 10 months ago

466

So much for the ‘moldy old figs’ amongst us drinking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

222

Possible competition for electric
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 10 months ago

219

I'm all for Porsche going electric
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

220

I don't care if they sell toothpaste ....
JMstamford,ct - 10 months ago

238

Can't wait for races with Porsche in Formula e
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

435

Re: Can't wait for races with Porsche in Formula e
db997S - 10 months ago

203

Whine on Sunday; sell on Monday? *NM*
Laz - 10 months ago

208

Whine on Sunday; charge on Monday. *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

205

The future has arrived ... URL
Indybox - 10 months ago

617

Re: The future has arrived ...
Anker - 10 months ago

243

Re: The future has arrived ...
2008RS60 - 10 months ago

246

20 years! 146k Smiles.
SMILIN - 10 months ago

781

They're ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

270

looks like you’ve had about twice as much fun smiling smiley *NM*
SMILIN - 10 months ago

221

Re: 20 years! 146k Smiles. Jpeg Attachments
SMILIN - 10 months ago

289

Nice....
BarryL - 10 months ago

225

Re: 20 years! 146k Smiles.
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

217

Re: 20 years! 146k Smiles.
db997S - 10 months ago

209

Re: 20 years! 146k Smiles.
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 10 months ago

230

Re: 20 years! 146k Smiles.
SMILIN - 10 months ago

201

Re: 20 years! 146k Smiles.
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 10 months ago

192

Re: 20 years! 146k Smiles.
SMILIN - 10 months ago

180

New Spy Photos of the 718 Spyder
db997S - 10 months ago

727

Re: New Spy Photos of the 718 Spyder
Indybox - 10 months ago

250

Re: New Spy Photos of the 718 Spyder ... cold weather testing.
Indybox - 10 months ago

207

Re: New Spy Photos of the 718 Spyder ... cold weather testing.
Indybox - 10 months ago

179

Re: New Spy Photos of the 718 Spyder ... cold weather testing.
Anker - 10 months ago

213

correct MAF sensor part# for 2000 Boxster 2.7 77k miles
bb1 - 10 months ago

608

Re: correct MAF sensor part# for 2000 Boxster 2.7 77k miles
bb1 - 10 months ago

222

Re: correct MAF sensor part# for 2000 Boxster 2.7 77k miles
paulofto - 10 months ago

208

Re: correct MAF sensor part# for 2000 Boxster 2.7 77k miles
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 10 months ago

197

Re: correct MAF sensor part# for 2000 Boxster 2.7 77k miles
bb1 - 10 months ago

191

If you can change oil and filters - you can clean the throttle body.
JMstamford,ct - 10 months ago

240

idle
boxsterd - 11 months ago

889

Dirty throttle body *NM*
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

248

Re: idle
Anker - 11 months ago

276

both of the below are good suggestions.
grant - 11 months ago

262

Re: idle
MarcW - 11 months ago

246

Re: idle
boxsterd - 10 months ago

241

Re: idle
MarcW - 10 months ago

248

BINGO!
boxsterd - 10 months ago

245

ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
bb1 - 11 months ago

1,055

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
Anker - 11 months ago

308

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
bb1 - 11 months ago

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Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
Anker - 11 months ago

257

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 11 months ago

268

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
bb1 - 11 months ago

252

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
Anker - 11 months ago

308

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster URL
bb1 - 11 months ago

235

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
Anker - 11 months ago

262

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 11 months ago

244

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster URL
bb1 - 11 months ago

243

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 11 months ago

229

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
bb1 - 11 months ago

223

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster URL
bb1 - 11 months ago

233

Never ever use WD-40 as a lubricant
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

403

Re: Never ever use WD-40 as a lubricant
bb1 - 11 months ago

276

Re: Never ever use WD-40 as a lubricant
bb1 - 11 months ago

282

2nd this! It was never intended as one... use
grant - 11 months ago

248

Replace the pistol *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 11 months ago

294

Re: Replace the pistol
Anker - 11 months ago

296

Re: Replace the pistol
bb1 - 10 months ago

230

Re: Replace the pistol
MarcW - 10 months ago

277

Re: Replace the pistol
bb1 - 10 months ago

257

I don't agree
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

259

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
bb1 - 11 months ago

245

I agree with Pedro
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

295

Re: I agree with Pedro
Anker - 11 months ago

262

And I agree with Boxsterra :-)
grant - 11 months ago

256

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
Anker - 11 months ago

233

Re: ignition switch issue - 2000 Boxster
bb1 - 11 months ago

242

986 fuel pumps
Wayne K - 10 months ago

596

Re: 986 fuel pumps
db997S - 10 months ago

205

Re: 986 fuel pumps
MarcW - 10 months ago

199

Looking to replace the transmission oil in my '00S.....
Tony in Whittier - 10 months ago

754

Re: Looking to replace the transmission oil in my '00S.....
Tony in Whittier - 10 months ago

237

Ok, maybe I can still be of some help....
MarcW - 10 months ago

308

Not correct for the 5 speed!
Anker - 10 months ago

320

Yea, its about 1/4" And... I am not making this up...
grant - 10 months ago

237

Re: Not correct for the 5 speed!
MarcW - 10 months ago

248

Fluid and labor time
grant - 10 months ago

296

Re: Fluid and labor time . . my experience
paulofto - 10 months ago

264

Thanks all. I found the 1 liter version.
Tony in Whittier - 10 months ago

263

Re: Thanks all. I found the 1 liter version. . . . . . drill the access hole
paulofto - 10 months ago

258

Re: Thanks all. I found the 1 liter version. . . . . . drill the access hole
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

216

Re: Thanks all. I found the 1 liter version. . . . . . drill the access hole
Anker - 10 months ago

242

Re: Looking to replace the transmission oil in my '00S.....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 10 months ago

208

My Horror ($ only) story of the day
AndyInNYC - 1 year ago

1,104

Re: My Horror ($ only) story of the day
boxtaboy - 1 year ago

431

No direct experience but I seem to recall the Tip can develop a severe leak....
MarcW - 1 year ago

285

This is correct. Much more common...
grant - 1 year ago

272

Re: My Horror ($ only) story of the day
db997S - 12 months ago

249

Re: My Horror ($ only) story of the day
AndyInNYC - 12 months ago

241

Name me a car that
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 12 months ago

285

Re: Name me a car that
db997S - 12 months ago

250

Re: Name me a car that
AndyInNYC - 12 months ago

272

Well,relatively speaking, it could be much, much worse
Roger987 - 12 months ago

293

Re: Well,relatively speaking, it could be much, much worse
MikenOH - 12 months ago

289

Maybe a used trans ....
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 12 months ago

279

Re: My Horror ($ only) story of the day
AndyInNYC - 12 months ago

257

Re: My Horror ($ only) story of the day
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 12 months ago

251

Its fairly common. ZF 5HP19 if i recall. Usd in lots of cars. May be modified for Porsche. *NM*
grant - 11 months ago

351

Re: 2000 Tip ...had the transmission rebuilt at around 155K
RainyDayGarage - 11 months ago

278

Re: 2000 Tip ...had the transmission rebuilt at around 155K
AndyInNYC - 11 months ago

268

Re: My Transmission just died too!
BarryL - 11 months ago

253

Re: My Transmission just died too!
Anker - 11 months ago

274

Re: My Transmission just died too!
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 11 months ago

218

Thanks Pedro for the validation on a tiptronic replacement. Question..
BarryL - 11 months ago

343

Re: My Transmission just died too!
Anker - 11 months ago

235

Re: My Transmission just died too!
AndyInNYC - 11 months ago

230

Re: My Transmission just died too!
Anker - 11 months ago

202

I have the same decision on IMS bearing fix...
BarryL - 11 months ago

277

forgot - my replacement engine was a 2006 - IMS cannot be upgraded without disassembly. *NM*
BarryL - 11 months ago

269

Re: forgot - my replacement engine was a 2006 - IMS cannot be upgraded without disassembly.
MikenOH - 11 months ago

261

Re: forgot - my replacement engine was a 2006 - IMS cannot be upgraded without disassembly.
BarryL - 11 months ago

251

Re: My Horror ($ only) story of the day
AndyInNYC - 11 months ago

257

Very similar story.....
BarryL - 11 months ago

272

When they receive the second tranny ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 11 months ago

287

Re: When they receive the second tranny ...Will do, thanks, Pedro! *NM*
BarryL - 11 months ago

271

New (Used transmission) and DOF solution - runs great!
BarryL - 10 months ago

269

HELP -- coolant leak.
DanV - 1 year ago

727

Well to "leak" from the cap, either:
grant - 1 year ago

306

Re: Well to "leak" from the cap, either:
DanV - 1 year ago

300

Cap part #? URL
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

327

Re: HELP -- coolant leak.
paulofto - 1 year ago

300

There are no coincidences ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 year ago

319

Re: There are no coincidences ...
DanV - 10 months ago

252

You need a ....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

256

Re: HELP -- coolant leak.
MarcW - 1 year ago

319

One down...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

837

Re: One down...
jg wnc - 10 months ago

224

I had restrictions
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

238

Re: One down...
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

239

excellent. I keep thinking of lasik, but with my nearsightedness....
grant - 10 months ago

216

Re: One down...
grc0456 - 10 months ago

213

Re: One down...
tom coughlin - 10 months ago

205

Re: One down...
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

194

In case you still have your 'eye' on this adventure, Pedro......
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

222

Re: In case you still have your 'eye' on this adventure, Pedro......
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

223

Re: One down...
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 10 months ago

195

WOW Pedro....good luck ....
dak911 - 10 months ago

202