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Speaking of GT3s Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 10 months ago

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Re: Speaking of GT3s
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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PEC trip
Laz - 10 months ago

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If you've just put down a deposit for a GT3 or GT3RS ... URL
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Ha - not me *NM*
MarknearChicago - 10 months ago

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Those deposits were the cost of my Boxsters (NM) *NM*
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

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Champion, who has been in trouble with PCNA before, has a major problem...shame, shame thumbs down *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

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Re: If you've just put down a deposit for a GT3 or GT3RS ...
MikenOH - 10 months ago

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No, my GT4 order is not with Champion drinking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

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What type of insurance?
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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E&O? Liability? *NM*
grant - 10 months ago

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Re: What type of insurance?
MikenOH - 10 months ago

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Not surprised it exists
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: Not surprised it exists
MikenOH - 10 months ago

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Do you know how to tell if a car salesman is lying? *NM*
grant - 10 months ago

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He's talking? *NM*
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Champion said they will make good on the $2.6 MM from their pocket. They need to scrub their hands! *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

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Then ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Help! Washer fluid leaking under car
BoxsterJim - 1 year ago

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Re: Help! Washer fluid leaking under car
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

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Re: Help! Washer fluid leaking under car
BoxsterJim - 1 year ago

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Re: Help! Washer fluid leaking under car
CarreraLicious - 1 year ago

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Re: Help! Washer fluid leaking under car
PeterInMA - 1 year ago

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I had to replace my reservoir...
JMstamford,ct - 11 months ago

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Re: Help! Washer fluid leaking under car
BoxsterJim - 10 months ago

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Old school look with Fuchs Replicas. Image Attachments
dennisafrompa - 10 months ago

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Rock in one of the inner brake cooling shields?
986rgt - 10 months ago

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Re: Rock in one of the inner brake cooling shields?
dennisafrompa - 10 months ago

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Re: Rock in one of the inner brake cooling shields?
db997S - 10 months ago

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Driver's side handbrake cable was rubbing...
dennisafrompa - 10 months ago

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The other cause
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: The other cause
dennisafrompa - 10 months ago

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Cool, glad it's resolved *NM*
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Common issue with larger tires and over-sized rims *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

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Tesla Model 3 (sort of, not really) setting EV record on Laguna Seca
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Yeah, but that's not ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Multiple Fault Codes
Wyominguy - 10 months ago

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Cracked ignition coils
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: Multiple Fault Codes
MarcW - 10 months ago

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Re: Multiple Fault Codes
Wyominguy - 10 months ago

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Don't just replace coils "in case"
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: Don't just replace coils "in case"
Wyominguy - 10 months ago

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My opinion
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: Don't just replace coils "in case"
MarcW - 10 months ago

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"replacing the plugs is a starting point"
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: "replacing the plugs is a starting point"
MarcW - 10 months ago

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Re: Multiple Fault Codes
Wyominguy - 10 months ago

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Thanks for the update
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Sudden Silent Transmission failure
neumaiek - 10 months ago

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Re: Sudden Silent Transmission failure
MarcW - 10 months ago

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Re: Sudden Silent Transmission failure
neumaiek - 10 months ago

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Re: Sudden Silent Transmission failure
Blackbird - 10 months ago

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Re: Sudden Silent Transmission failure
neumaiek - 10 months ago

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Re: Sudden Silent Transmission failure
Tweety - 10 months ago

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Last thing touched is always suspect...
MarcW - 10 months ago

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Another case of "last thing touched"
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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wow. In many way you were lucky
grant - 10 months ago

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Yeah, with LSD it would be way worse
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Aha, of course. I was racking my brian on the clutch assembly..... this makes lots of sense *NM*
grant - 10 months ago

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WGI PCA HPDE a few laps
grant - 10 months ago

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I guess it would help if i hit "publish". Done. *NM*
grant - 10 months ago

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Horn actuator in steering wheel...
grant - 11 months ago

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Re: Horn actuator in steering wheel...
SMILIN - 11 months ago

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That cannot make a difference
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Re: That cannot make a difference
SMILIN - 11 months ago

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Thjanks to both. Info ont he plate is useful. I'll need better access to measure power at horns them
grant - 11 months ago

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I wouldn't start with the horns
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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THANKS. *NM*
grant - 11 months ago

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quick question on the horn/airbag.
grant - 10 months ago

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Fixed. In case you are wondering:
grant - 10 months ago

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Excellent. Which wire?
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Yes, the brown ground wire that pushes onto the 1/4" spade. right angle insulated connector. *NM*
grant - 10 months ago

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I know it well
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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2001 BoxsterS AOS
Larry Nakamura - 11 months ago

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My responses
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Re: 2001 BoxsterS AOS
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Re: 2001 BoxsterS AOS
Larry Nakamura - 11 months ago

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My two cents
grant - 10 months ago

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We know many would NEVER consider letting strangers drive their Porsches, but...
RainyDayGarage - 10 months ago

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let a complete stranger drive my porsche?
frogster - 10 months ago

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To our friends in the Carolinas and vicinity...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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Re: To our friends in the Carolinas and vicinity...
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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hopefully they are busy preparing or evacuating...no time for the forum *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

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140 miles inland
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

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It feels like it's been a short Summer Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Re: It feels like it's been a short Summer
Anker - 10 months ago

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Re: It feels like it's been a short Summer
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Did the usual visit to the Monterey Car Week starting from Southern California....
Tony in Whittier - 10 months ago

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Re: It feels like it's been a short Summer
db997S - 10 months ago

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Sincere suggestion: parked in a strong, sustained rain, a lot of grime will just rinse off.
Laz - 10 months ago

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Very true - also
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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And rainwater is relatively very soft, leaving no deposits. *NM*
Laz - 10 months ago

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In this case, not mosquitoes, but very large Tsetse flies:
Laz - 10 months ago

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grinning smiley Just what I needed on a chilly, dark, damp, cloudy morning.
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Dash lights up but car won’t start.
Tho127 - 11 months ago

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Re: Dash lights up but car won’t start.
RainyDayGarage - 10 months ago

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Re: Dash lights up but car won’t start.
Tho127 - 10 months ago

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Crank position sensor was our problem when we had your symptoms... *NM*
RainyDayGarage - 10 months ago

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Re: Dash lights up but car won’t start.
Tho127 - 10 months ago

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When what proved to be a bad clutch safety interlock switch in my 2002 was..
MarcW - 10 months ago

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Re: Dash lights up but car won’t start.
Tho127 - 10 months ago

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Some ideas
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: Some ideas URL
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 10 months ago

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And I agree with both, but will consolidate with my short list:
grant - 10 months ago

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Dead battery
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: Dead battery
paulofto - 10 months ago

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Re: Dash lights up but car won’t start.
Petee_C - 10 months ago

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steering column stalk assembly
friesout - 10 months ago

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It Happened!
Lew - 11 months ago

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Re: It Happened!
Lew - 11 months ago

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Re: It Happened!
Gary in SoFL - 11 months ago

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Made these back in 2006... URL
RainyDayGarage - 10 months ago

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Tire trailer
sdm100 - 10 months ago

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Instrument Cluster Issue - 986 Boxster
Seadweller - 11 months ago

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The usual culprit
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Re: Instrument Cluster Issue - 986 Boxster
Seadweller - 11 months ago

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Do a battery load test
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Re: Do a battery load test
Seadweller - 11 months ago

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Re: Instrument Cluster Issue - 986 Boxster
Seadweller - 11 months ago

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Bad ground *NM*
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Re: Bad ground
Seadweller - 11 months ago

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No
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Clarification
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Re: Clarification
Seadweller - 11 months ago

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Chances are
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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P1128 and P1130 head scratcher
John from MN - 2 years ago

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Re: P1128 and P1130 head scratcher
Ed B - 2 years ago

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Possible culprits
Boxsterra - 2 years ago

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We are in the same boat. Just yesterday afternoon...
MarcW - 2 years ago

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Re: We are in the same boat. Just yesterday afternoon...
John from MN - 2 years ago

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Re: We are in the same boat. Just yesterday afternoon...
MarcW - 2 years ago

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Re: I use Shell too, although it's the non oxy version and is 91 Octane
John from MN - 2 years ago

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Re: I use Shell too, although it's the non oxy version and is 91 Octane
MarcW - 2 years ago

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I had the same codes at appx 50K and replaced the MAF - none since.
JMstamford,ct - 1 year ago

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Re: I had the same codes at appx 50K and replaced the MAF - none since.
MarcW - 1 year ago

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Re: My freeze frame numbers..
John from MN - 2 years ago

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Re: My freeze frame numbers..
MarcW - 2 years ago

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These are normal numbers
Boxsterra - 2 years ago

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Re: These are normal numbers
MarcW - 2 years ago

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I could only find one MAF reading on my device and it's in english...
John from MN - 2 years ago

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What are you using to read the values?
Boxsterra - 2 years ago

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Re: That's exactly what I'm using - Torque Pro, but I can't find the MAF reading that you reference. *NM*
John from MN - 1 year ago

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"Mass Air Flow Rate" *NM*
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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Re: at idle it reads 0 - 1.25 g/s (most common reading is .5) at 3000 RPM it drops to zero.
John from MN - 1 year ago

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Those numbers are not what they're supposed to be
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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Re: If I choose to replace the MAF (it is 16 years old), is the OEM at $238 worth the premium over
John from MN - 1 year ago

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Be careful that you get teh correct MAF.
JMstamford,ct - 1 year ago

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Depends on the "lesser known brand"
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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Re: whoops...I made a mistake. I redid the MAF readings and got 6 g/s at idle and it jumped to
John from MN - 1 year ago

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Yet another P1128 from my car. Seems to require hot weather....
MarcW - 1 year ago

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What year is your car?
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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After 2 tanks of techron fuel system cleaner and cleaning MAF twice - the CEL has gone off
John from MN - 1 year ago

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Cool, keep us posted *NM*
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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Re: After 2 tanks of techron fuel system cleaner and cleaning MAF twice - the CEL has gone off
MarcW - 1 year ago

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Both of those code indicate ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 2 years ago

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I agree with Pedro, but I assumed the techs already did that.
JMstamford,ct - 1 year ago

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Re: your assumption was right, techs checked "everything" and said there was no reason the codes
John from MN - 1 year ago

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Re: your assumption was right, techs checked "everything" and said there was no reason the codes
Petee_C - 1 year ago

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long thread update - I do think it is non-oxy gas related
John from MN - 11 months ago

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From experience I know gasoline can play a role in some error codes. When I switched from Rotten...
MarcW - 11 months ago

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Re: From experience I know gasoline can play a role in some error codes. When I switched from Rotten...
Alcantera - 10 months ago

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Re: From experience I know gasoline can play a role in some error codes. When I switched from Rotten...
Alcantera - 10 months ago

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2018 Porsche 993
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Replaced 2002 with 2005 S, now do I need spacers to make winter wheels fit?
tom coughlin - 11 months ago

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Re: Replaced 2002 with 2005 S, now do I need spacers to make winter wheels fit?
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Re: Replaced 2002 with 2005 S, now do I need spacers to make winter wheels fit?
tom coughlin - 11 months ago

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Re: Replaced 2002 with 2005 S, now do I need spacers to make winter wheels fit?
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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930 Turbo and/or Chicago Bears Fans, Can Own Walter Payton's 1979 930 Turbo URL
db997S - 11 months ago

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Very nice Png Attachments
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Re: Very nice
Guenter in Ontario - 11 months ago

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2001 BoxsterS Fog Light
Larry Nakamura - 11 months ago

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Re: 2001 BoxsterS Fog Light
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Re: 2001 BoxsterS Fog Light
Larry Nakamura - 11 months ago

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Re: 2001 BoxsterS Fog Light
Larry Nakamura - 11 months ago

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Coolant Leak
Larry Nakamura - 1 year ago

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Sounds like you undertand the problem...
grant - 1 year ago

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Re: Coolant Leak
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

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Yoru boxster has company
grant - 1 year ago

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Before you take anything apart
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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Re: Before you take anything apart
Larry Nakamura - 12 months ago

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Re: Before you take anything apart
MarcW - 12 months ago

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Re: Before you take anything apart
Larry Nakamura - 12 months ago

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Re: Before you take anything apart
MarcW - 12 months ago

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Cap fit
Blackbird - 12 months ago

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They sell the Pittsburgh pressure test kit at Harbor Freight. I bought one & one of the attachments
Tony in Whittier - 12 months ago

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Final Outcome
Larry Nakamura - 11 months ago

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Read this Elsewhere/Not my Car
Lew - 11 months ago

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I solved the same problem
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Was that a one time / still good fix, or do you add it periodically? *NM*
Laz - 11 months ago

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Periodic
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Great! I won't have to bring a lot on my upcoming moon trip!
Laz - 11 months ago

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oil pan baffle for trackdays
Petee_C - 11 months ago

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Re: oil pan baffle for trackdays
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Or your own deep sump? Not quite accusump.... *NM*
grant - 11 months ago

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Re: Or your own deep sump? Not quite accusump....
Petee_C - 11 months ago

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Re: Or your own deep sump? Not quite accusump....
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Leak 06 987S
Paralizer - 11 months ago

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Re: Leak 06 987S URL
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Re: Leak 06 987S URL
Paralizer - 11 months ago

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Roof latch
marty - 11 months ago

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@maurice?? *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 11 months ago

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Re: Roof latch
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Re: Roof latch
marty - 11 months ago

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When you close the top ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Re: When you close the top ...
marty - 11 months ago

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Since that's the case, then...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Re: Since that's the case, then...
marty - 11 months ago

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is the rattle gone? *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Re: is the rattle gone?
marty - 11 months ago

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Re: Since that's the case, then...
grc0456 - 11 months ago

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Gary...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

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Re: Gary...
grc0456 - 11 months ago

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Re: Gary...
Lew - 11 months ago

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Re: Gary...
Anker - 11 months ago

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Re: Gary...
Lew - 11 months ago

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FYI: Porsche Challenge at Pike's Peak
Laz - 11 months ago

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Porsche, given Euro engine emission constraints, could be in trouble with this USA mid engine coming
Gary in SoFL - 11 months ago

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Re: Porsche, given Euro engine emission constraints, could be in trouble with this USA mid engine coming
Tweety - 11 months ago

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Re: Porsche, given Euro engine emission constraints, could be in trouble with this USA mid engine coming
db997S - 11 months ago

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Nice looking car from the front and side Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

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Re: Nice looking car from the front and side
Gary in SoFL - 11 months ago

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Re: Nice looking car from the front and side
db997S - 11 months ago

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You're right:
Laz - 11 months ago

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Re: Porsche, given Euro engine emission constraints, could be in trouble with this USA mid engine coming
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 11 months ago

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Re: Porsche, given Euro engine emission constraints, could be in trouble with this USA mid engine coming
MikenOH - 11 months ago

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