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You could be getting a real charge out of driving the 718 in the future URL
Guenter in Ontario - 7 months ago

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Re: You could be getting a real charge out of driving the 718 in the future
db997S - 7 months ago

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Central locking problem but weird.
Jaay - 8 months ago

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Re: Central locking problem but weird.
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: Central locking problem but weird.
Jaay - 8 months ago

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Besides not starting how does the car behave?...
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: Besides not starting how does the car behave?...
Jaay - 8 months ago

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How do you know the DME is not connecting to the OBD2 port?
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: Central locking problem but weird.
Jaay - 8 months ago

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Re: Central locking problem but weird.
Jaay - 8 months ago

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What is the model year of the car?
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: What is the model year of the car?
Jaay - 8 months ago

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Re: What is the model year of the car?
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: What is the model year of the car?
Jaay - 8 months ago

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Re: Central locking problem but weird.
Jaay - 8 months ago

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Re: Central locking problem but weird.
Jaay - 8 months ago

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Re: Central locking problem but weird.
Jaay - 7 months ago

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Re: Central locking problem but weird.
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 7 months ago

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Re: Central locking problem but weird.
Jaay - 7 months ago

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Anyone in the great white north or similar region have a 911 as a daily driver?
986rgt - 8 months ago

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Re: Anyone in the great white north or similar region have a 911 as a daily driver?
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Not a 911, but my 986 works great in snow (with proper tires)
grant - 8 months ago

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I'm so sorry about the lights Grant
986rgt - 8 months ago

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Don;t fret, the car is mostly sleeping until next season. As to the 911
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Anyone in the great white north or similar region have a 911 as a daily driver?
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: Anyone in the great white north or similar region have a 911 as a daily driver?
TheFarmer - 8 months ago

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Except once in a while
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Re: Except once in a while
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: Except once in a while
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Sadly
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Snow tires as insurance....
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Snow tires as insurance....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 7 months ago

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Re: Anyone in the great white north or similar region have a 911 as a daily driver?
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 8 months ago

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Honey I'm going to be a little late for dinnereye popping smiley URL
carlos in Montreal - 8 months ago

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Re: Honey I'm going to be a little late for dinnereye popping smiley
Anker - 8 months ago

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Re: Honey I'm going to be a little late for dinnereye popping smiley
db997S - 8 months ago

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Happy Thanksgiving Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: Happy Thanksgiving
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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There is a lot to be thankful for ! *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: Happy Thanksgiving
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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Porsche: “We have nothing to gain by creating a cheaper Porsche in the future." URL
db997S - 8 months ago

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NBC--More shoes drop resulting from the VW cheating scandal
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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The article I read
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Re: The article I read
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Sold my Boxster sad smiley
newt - 8 months ago

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Re: Sold my Boxster sad smiley
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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video of 718S at Laguna Seca
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Re: video of 718S at Laguna Seca
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Enough already.....
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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Now I know what I heard this morning. It was the sound of
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Boys...boys...boys...eye rolling smiley
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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My memory isn't that good,
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

235

It wasn't always simply 'Yuck'
Roger987 - 8 months ago

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thumbs up *NM*
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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My God, what is that sound?
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: My God, what is that sound? URL
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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That may not be a stock car. *NM*
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: My God, what is that sound?
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: My God, what is that sound?
Anker - 8 months ago

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Why did the driver put the mic next to his pet snake? *NM*
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Dry. I love it. *NM*
grant - 8 months ago

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A mid-engined 911?... URL
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: A mid-engined 911?...
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: A mid-engined 911?...
db997S - 9 months ago

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They've been working at it ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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If you extend the path they are on...
grant - 8 months ago

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What they did that was radical ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: A mid-engined 911?... URL
babamoto - 8 months ago

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Re: A mid-engined 911?... URL
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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718, the sound and the fury...
JackintheBoxster - 8 months ago

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There's little doubt Porsche engineers got the best 'sound' possible from these engines URL
Roger987 - 8 months ago

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And the others
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Re: 718, the sound and the fury...
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Re: 718, the sound and the fury...
Roger987 - 8 months ago

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They apparently think a crackle/burble at lift makes up for engine song. *NM*
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Re: 718, the sound and the fury...
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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My 2000 Audi S4 (2.7L bi-turbo, v6) sounded pretty nice.
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: 718, the sound and the fury... URL
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: 718, the sound and the fury...
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Re: 718, the sound and the fury... *NM*
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Re: 718, the sound and the fury... URL
grc0456 - 8 months ago

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Re: 718, the sound and the fury...
GoMan - 8 months ago

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Exhaust sounds are so passé
frogster - 8 months ago

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#neverelectric *NM*
old timer - 8 months ago

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Re: Exhaust sounds are so passé
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Re: Exhaust sounds are so passé
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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That sound is heavenly
frogster - 8 months ago

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Re: Exhaust sounds are so passé
grc0456 - 8 months ago

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Re: Exhaust sounds are so passé Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: Exhaust sounds are so passé Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Re: Exhaust sounds are so passé URL
frogster - 8 months ago

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Electric car noise---breaking news URL
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Re: Electric car noise---breaking news
frogster - 8 months ago

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Re: Electric car noise---breaking news
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Wow! Don't you just love
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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That's a good one, Guenter! *NM*
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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LOL! *NM*
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Real life fuel figures... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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As with everything, it depends on the driving...
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: As with everything, it depends on the driving... Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: As with everything, it depends on the driving...
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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I got published
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Re: Real life fuel figures...
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: Real life fuel figures...
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: Real life fuel figures...
Anker - 8 months ago

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Questions
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Re: Questions
Anker - 8 months ago

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Re: Questions
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Battery question again... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Install the vent line ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: Install the vent line ...
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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To all our Veterans... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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I went to our City's veteran's celebration. There was a man there who had D Day veteran written on..
Tony in Whittier - 8 months ago

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When I lived near DC 9 years ago
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Wife and I went to Normandy last summer
frogster - 8 months ago

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Sylvania Silverstar H7 Halogen Headlight bulbs
babamoto - 8 months ago

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If you ....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: Sylvania Silverstar H7 Halogen Headlight bulbs Jpeg Attachments
babamoto - 8 months ago

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Re: Sylvania Silverstar H7 Halogen Headlight bulbs
frogster - 8 months ago

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Re: Sylvania Silverstar H7 Halogen Headlight bulbs
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: Sylvania Silverstar H7 Halogen Headlight bulbs
frogster - 8 months ago

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Porsche offered ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: Sylvania Silverstar H7 Halogen Headlight bulbs
babamoto - 8 months ago

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I just looked at the 2 headlight lens on my '00 S. No lens discoloration whatsoever.
Tony in Whittier - 8 months ago

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Re: Sylvania Silverstar H7 Halogen Headlight bulbs
babamoto - 8 months ago

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Re: Sylvania Silverstar H7 Halogen Headlight bulbs
frogster - 8 months ago

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with time, yes. Mine are, from many, many hours of use by the PO *NM*
grant - 8 months ago

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I have a set of used Litronics in mine, and...
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Durametric vs. BT-1 throttle readings on OBD port
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 8 months ago

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My e-Gas reference is at the office and I don't trust my memory...
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Not e-gas
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 8 months ago

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I'm just trying to think it through
grant - 8 months ago

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Definitely not airflow
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 8 months ago

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There's only one sensor
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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The throttle position sensor...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Never worked on the throttles of any Porsches but back when I installed....
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: The throttle position sensor...
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 8 months ago

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With the ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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With carbs there is an idle air control valve that one uses to...
MarcW - 8 months ago

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I bore TBs ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: I bore TBs ... Jpeg Attachments
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: I bore TBs ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Looking at Porsche pricing...
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Re: Looking at Porsche pricing...
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: Looking at Porsche pricing...
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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VIR Video
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: VIR Video
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 8 months ago

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Nice driving, Grant
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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I ran in both and firmly come down the other way....
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: VIR Video
newt - 8 months ago

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Interesting about South Bend..
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Interesting about South Bend..
newt - 8 months ago

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Yes, it was Bill. Five of us shared him. Known him for years. *NM*
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Yes, it was Bill. Five of us shared him. Known him for years.
newt - 8 months ago

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Re: VIR Video
Van914 - 8 months ago

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Yes you did, the Bullsitters! Fun guys, join us every year.
grant - 8 months ago

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Was he behaving himself? winking smiley *NM*
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Remarkably, yes.
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Remarkably, yes.
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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I bet. I've ridden with Matt.
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: I bet. I've ridden with Matt.
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Cleaning Sports Exhaust on my 2016 Boxster vs earlier models Jpeg Attachments
Jeff (Philly) - 8 months ago

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One teason black exhaust tips are so popular... *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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Re: Cleaning Sports Exhaust on my 2016 Boxster vs earlier models
db997S - 8 months ago

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Try it. This stuff cut right through the build up I had. See what I ordered from Amazon.
Jeff (Philly) - 8 months ago

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Re: Cleaning Sports Exhaust on my 2016 Boxster vs earlier models
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Battery time again?...what are people recommending these days?
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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I had an Optima Red battery in my 2002 S (manufactured in late 2001)
jg atl - 8 months ago

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Re: I had an Optima Red battery in my 2002 S (manufactured in late 2001)
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Autozone lasted 8 years? Why are you doubting?
JMstamford,ct - 8 months ago

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Re: Autozone lasted 8 years? Why are you doubting?
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Truth is, there are only a handful of battery makers....many rebranders
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Truth is, there are only a handful of battery makers....many rebranders
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Re: Truth is, there are only a handful of battery makers....many rebranders
Larry Nakamura - 8 months ago

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Re: Truth is, there are only a handful of battery makers....many rebranders
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Re: Battery time again?...what are people recommending these days?
moresquirt - 8 months ago

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Might there be hope URL
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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A touch of reality. What a concept. *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: A touch of reality. What a concept.
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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The times are changing. The Macan is an excellent Porsche smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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lMHO, of course winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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Nah. There is no hope. It is not about cleanliness anymore....
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Re: Might there be hope
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Re: Sounds like...
carlos in Montreal - 8 months ago

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Not from me. I am firmly in favor of the emissions requirements. Because of these...
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Power to control our existance, the Matrix perhaps thumbs up *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 8 months ago

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Well said Marc!
Tony in Whittier - 8 months ago

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LOL - What shall the next Boxster board will be named grinning smiley smileys with beer smiling smiley smoking smileythe finger smileyspinning smiley sticking its tongue out thumbs up cool smiley winking smiley *NM*
Burg Boxster - 8 months ago

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Of course when the east coast pipeline shut down
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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+1, Marc *NM*
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Ouch. Anyone had bodywork done to their boxster? Jpeg Attachments
Petee_C - 8 months ago

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I had similar damage to my 2002 S some years back
jg atl - 8 months ago

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Re: I had similar damage to my 2002 S some years back
Petee_C - 8 months ago

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Re: I had similar damage to my 2002 S some years back
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: Ouch. Anyone had bodywork done to their boxster?
boxsterd - 8 months ago

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My two cents is:
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: My two cents is:
Petee_C - 8 months ago

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Look for a shop that offers 'paintless dent removal'. URL
Jeff (Philly) - 8 months ago

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How about picture thread here??... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: How about picture thread here??... Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: How about picture thread here??...
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: How about picture thread here??... Jpeg Attachments
grc0456 - 9 months ago

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Re: How about picture thread here??... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: How about picture thread here??... Jpeg Attachments URL
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 9 months ago

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OK my two favorite Blue Porsches Jpeg Attachments
tom coughlin - 9 months ago

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Re: How about picture thread here??... Jpeg Attachments
Indybox - 9 months ago

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Re: How about picture thread here??... Jpeg Attachments
jlegelis - 9 months ago

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Re: How about picture thread here??...
grc0456 - 9 months ago

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LIttle late,..but ready for liftoff!! Jpeg Attachments
Clam - 9 months ago

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Let's grow this thread... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Ok, I'll play, finally got out for some relaxing driving and some picture taking. Image Attachments
986rgt - 8 months ago

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Car still looks great Steve!...thx for posting. *NM*
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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PCNA October 2016 sales numbers URL
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Re: PCNA October 2016 sales numbers
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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There was lots of buying
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Re: There was lots of buying
MikenOH - 8 months ago

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Re: There was lots of buying
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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"Service in 27 days"
BLKBOXS - 8 months ago

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Re: "Service in 27 days"
carlos in Montreal - 8 months ago

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Re: "Service in 27 days"
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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OMG! Almost forgot
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Which takes only an hour
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Re: "Service in 27 days"
db997S - 8 months ago

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Re: "Service in 27 days"
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Re: "Service in 27 days"
grc0456 - 8 months ago

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Newbie here- Are 1997 Boxsters okay?
GoMan - 9 months ago

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They are quite similar
grant - 9 months ago

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Welcome to PedrosBoard...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Welcome to the board.
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Differences
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Re: Newbie here- Are 1997 Boxsters okay?
GoMan - 9 months ago

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I doubt the 18" wheel limitation is anything to worry about....
grant - 9 months ago

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Porsche didn't sanction 18" wheels for the earlier models even for street use. My advice to the OP..
MarcW - 9 months ago

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My memory
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Re: My memory
GoMan - 9 months ago

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Re: My memory URL
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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I'm with the"what's it about 18s that's so important?"
grant - 9 months ago

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The Bentley manual references the 18" wheel...
MarcW - 9 months ago

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I agree that luck is not a strategy... but
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: I agree that luck is not a strategy... but
MarcW - 9 months ago

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An aside, vectoring off your coment about "not for track use".... the Cayman GT4 manual....
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: The Bentley manual references the 18" wheel...
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Re: The Bentley manual references the 18" wheel...
GoMan - 9 months ago

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Porsche put out a TSB on this that addresses your question directly... URL
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Porsche put out a TSB on this that addresses your question directly...
GoMan - 9 months ago

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and furthermore, Boxtaboy!!!
GoMan - 9 months ago

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Re: and furthermore, Boxtaboy!!!
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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You're really making a mountain...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Mountains, molehills, 22's, et al.
GoMan - 9 months ago

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Re: Mountains, molehills, 22's, et al.
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Not so these days
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Re: Mountains, molehills, 22's, et al.
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Re: You're really making a mountain...
GoMan - 8 months ago

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One other difference not mentioned
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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Early Boxster differences I know about
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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I wonder what happens if I press this button?... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Do It, Do It!hot smiley *NM*
carlos in Montreal - 8 months ago

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Re: Do It, Do It!hot smiley
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Please
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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Re: Please
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Will it work with the top open or closed? *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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Either or, but it hurts less with the top open. *NM*
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Re: I wonder what happens if I press this button?...
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

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So that's what it does! smiling smiley *NM*
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Last PCA Fun Run of the season. Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Last PCA Fun Run of the season.
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Last PCA Fun Run of the season. Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Re: Last PCA Fun Run of the season.
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Last PCA Fun Run of the season.
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Last PCA Fun Run of the season.
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Last PCA Fun Run of the season.
Tweety - 9 months ago

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Re: Last PCA Fun Run of the season.
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Re: Last PCA Fun Run of the season.
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Last PCA Fun Run of the season. Jpeg Attachments URL
Crooster - 9 months ago

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Re: Last PCA Fun Run of the season.
BLKBOXS - 8 months ago

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Now the video version of Chris Harris's test of the 2017 BoxsterS URL
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Now the video version of Chris Harris's test of the 2017 BoxsterS
Gary in SoFL - 9 months ago

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Thanks for posting the link, G-Man
Roger987 - 9 months ago

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It's back, again eye rolling smiley
Ed B - 9 months ago

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Re: It's back, again eye rolling smiley
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: It's back, again eye rolling smiley
Ed B - 9 months ago

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Fuel valve is a reed switch I believe, and you liekly blew the fuse. Look it up and check *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: It's back, again eye rolling smiley
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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