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New Contest !!!
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: New Contest !!!
richard986pei - 5 months ago

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Great news, Roger! *NM*
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Welcome to Club Macan! Jpeg Attachments
Burg Boxster - 5 months ago

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Re: Welcome to Club Macan!
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: New Contest !!!
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: New Contest !!!
BLKBOXS - 5 months ago

121

Pictorial Hint Jpeg Attachments
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: Pictorial Hint Jpeg Attachments
MikenOH - 5 months ago

136

Re: Pictorial Hint
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: Pictorial Hint
richard986pei - 5 months ago

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Re: Pictorial Hint
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: Pictorial Hint
richard986pei - 5 months ago

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Richard's Guess
Roger987 - 5 months ago

117

Wow. This new car is really making you generous, Roger
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

118

Deadline is Midnight Sept 4, 2015 *NM*
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Another wild guess URL
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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BLKBOX Guess
BLKBOXS - 5 months ago

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Hi Roger, here's my non-contest entry..
Rick J (Nashville, TN) - 5 months ago

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Ok, Roger, I'm updating my guess as follows, lol..
Rick J (Nashville, TN) - 5 months ago

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Re: Ok, Roger, I'm updating my guess as follows, lol..
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: New Contest !!! - Update
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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I think that Gary is going to wait until 11:59 PM Sept. 4, 2015 to post his contest entry.
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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981 ipod integration Jpeg Attachments
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: 981 ipod integration
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: 981 ipod integration
Roger987 - 5 months ago

108

Yes......
Harvey in FL - 5 months ago

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Re: 981 ipod integration - Yes, plugs into the glove compartment *NM*
Motobob - 5 months ago

105

Aux port in my 981 glove box is a standard 3.5 MM head phone jack. I have a radio shack cable that
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

101

Palmer Motorsports Park Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 5 months ago

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Re: Palmer Motorsports Park
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Yes, lots of potential. A mini-Nurburgring of sorts. Some travel advice:
Laz - 5 months ago

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It is a fabulous track!
grant - 5 months ago

89

NCR-PCA Make-A-wish car show
Ed B - 5 months ago

179

Fall and Spring driving in the Garden State
nobox - 5 months ago

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Re: Fall and Spring driving in the Garden State
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

102

Driven with the top down while it was snowing.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 5 months ago

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Re: Driven with the top down while it was snowing.
nobox - 5 months ago

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Spent 14 hours and over 1000 miles in Boxster this week - boy did I miss it.
JMstamford,ct - 5 months ago

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Re: Spent 14 hours and over 1000 miles in Boxster this week - boy did I miss it.
db997S - 5 months ago

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78 to 81. *NM*
JMstamford,ct - 5 months ago

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Re: Spent 14 hours and over 1000 miles in Boxster this week - boy did I miss it.
Laz - 5 months ago

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Re: Spent 14 hours and over 1000 miles in Boxster this week - boy did I miss it.
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Top down about 60% of the time.
JMstamford,ct - 5 months ago

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Re: Top down about 60% of the time.
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: Spent 14 hours and over 1000 miles in Boxster this week - boy did I miss it.
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

107

That's the first half of the trip to VIR; long but beautiful
grant - 5 months ago

103

Sport suspension and tire size
Rundtinden - 5 months ago

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I suspect you will find little first hand experience with those sizes and that much lowering.
grant - 5 months ago

107

991 v. 981 Ride Comfort
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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CR as "objective"... That's a good one! grinning smiley grinning smiley grinning smiley URL
Burg Boxster - 5 months ago

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Re: CR as "objective"... That's a good one! grinning smiley grinning smiley grinning smiley URL
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: CR as "objective"... That's a good one! grinning smiley grinning smiley grinning smiley
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: CR as "objective"... That's a good one! grinning smiley grinning smiley grinning smiley
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: CR as "objective"... That's a good one! grinning smiley grinning smiley grinning smiley
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Just wondering if one car had PASM. And CR has a subjective worldview, just like everyone else. *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

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Re: Just wondering if one car had PASM. And CR has a subjective worldview, just like everyone else.
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: Just wondering if one car had PASM. And CR has a subjective worldview, just like everyone else.
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: Just wondering if one car had PASM. And CR has a subjective worldview, just like everyone else.
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Hate to say it but...
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Re: Hate to say it but...
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: Hate to say it but...
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Something you don't see every day. (No car content at all) Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 5 months ago

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Sun Visor Cover Up decals to hide air bag decals. Lawdevil & CURVN8R thank you for the tip. Jpeg Attachments URL
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

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Re: Sun Visor Cover Up decals to hide air bag decals. Lawdevil & CURVN8R thank you for the tip.
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 5 months ago

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Re: Sun Visor Cover Up decals to hide air bag decals. Lawdevil & CURVN8R thank you for the tip. Jpeg Attachments URL
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Thanks for the post, I ordered some for my 986 *NM*
Naples986 - 5 months ago

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Considering them, too. To each who have/will have them, please report on color & texture match. *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

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Had the paste-overs on my '01
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 5 months ago

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Same here. Is this recent product from Jules the Cover Guy? They were good. *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

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Re: Same here. Is this recent product from Jules the Cover Guy? They were good.
Ed fromTampa ( formerly Long Island) - 5 months ago

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Gary - relax, above posts are not about THOSE kind of pasties you're used to viewing grinning smiley *NM*
Burg Boxster - 5 months ago

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Miley Cyrus is sooooo relieved spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Who? *NM*
Burg Boxster - 5 months ago

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What? *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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No hurricane is good news smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Hi Gary, glad to hear it..
Rick J (Nashville, TN) - 5 months ago

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Re: Hi Gary, glad to hear it..
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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987 Boxster S power steering leaking?
moresquirt - 5 months ago

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Re: 987 Boxster S power steering leaking?
MarcW - 5 months ago

128

Re: 987 Boxster S power steering leaking?
moresquirt - 5 months ago

128

Re: 987 Boxster S power steering leaking?
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: 987 Boxster S power steering leaking?
moresquirt - 5 months ago

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Boxster in small town Virginia Jpeg Attachments URL
Vince - 5 months ago

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Re: Boxster in small town Virginia
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Wonderful photo, Vince, and thanks for including your wife in it. thumbs up *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Beautiful car, Vince! *NM*
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Gorgeous! *NM*
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: Boxster in small town Virginia
JackintheBoxster - 5 months ago

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Re: Boxster in small town Virginia
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: Boxster in small town Virginia
Vince - 5 months ago

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Re: Boxster in small town Virginia
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Same here: people from all walks of life get a kick out of seeing my car.
Laz - 5 months ago

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Re: Boxster in small town Virginia
BER - 5 months ago

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Anyone install LED license plate bulbs on their Boxster? Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

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Boxster 987 Engine Maintenance Parts for sale
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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981 Short Shifter Question URL
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: 981 Short Shifter Question Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: 981 Short Shifter Question
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: 981 Short Shifter Question
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: 981 Short Shifter Question
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: 981 Short Shifter Question Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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Re: 981 Short Shifter Question
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Attachment method Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: Attachment method
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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The groove(s)' purpose is likely to help keep the knob from rotating around the shaft. *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

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Is the dog ever amused by the seal on the water bottle? Also, did you take out the drink holders? *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

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No, and no URL
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Just looked like the console stack was different from stock. Gif Attachments
Laz - 5 months ago

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Re: Attachment method Jpeg Attachments
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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It could be but
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: It could be but
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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a small dose of humor...
SMILIN - 5 months ago

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...on further thought...
SMILIN - 5 months ago

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Re: ...on further thought...
KevinH2000 - 5 months ago

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$62 deal
SMILIN - 5 months ago

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Re: a small dose of humor...
joecal - 5 months ago

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Re: a small dose of humor...
TheFarmer - 5 months ago

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And my last two Chrysler products
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 5 months ago

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Re: And my last two Chrysler products
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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OTOH
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 5 months ago

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Stopped by the dealer today and saw a couple of cars I wouldn't mind having Jpeg Attachments URL
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Re: Stopped by the dealer today and saw a couple of cars I wouldn't mind having
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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That Panamera is all about exclusivity-1 of 100 to be made URL
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Re: Stopped by the dealer today and saw a couple of cars I wouldn't mind having
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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No, you can't order one...0 to 60 in 4.1 & quarter in 12.3 @ 115 MPH
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: No, you can't order one...0 to 60 in 4.1 & quarter in 12.3 @ 115 MPH
db997S - 5 months ago

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Contrary questions
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 5 months ago

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I thought the same thing...
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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I should confess
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 5 months ago

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Re: I should confess
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: Contrary questions
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Makes those stop signs on the entrance to the highway safer *NM*
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Seriously, yes.
Laz - 5 months ago

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Re: Seriously, yes.
db997S - 5 months ago

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Re: Makes those stop signs on the entrance to the highway safer
db997S - 5 months ago

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A safety factor when you're shunpiking.
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: A safety factor when you're shunpiking.
Laz - 5 months ago

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Re: A safety factor when you're shunpiking.
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Probably. But it depends upon the car's behavior. Big HP means big torque and the saying is...
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Probably. But it depends upon the car's behavior. Big HP means big torque and the saying is...
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Re: Contrary questions
db997S - 5 months ago

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Re: Contrary questions URL
joecal - 5 months ago

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Re: Contrary questions
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Porsche = Borislav?
Laz - 5 months ago

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2000 986 will not go above 2000 rpm.
gpbud - 5 months ago

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Re: 2000 986 will not go above 2000 rpm.
jg atl - 5 months ago

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Re: 2000 986 will not go above 2000 rpm.
gpbud - 5 months ago

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ECU is my guess as well. As i recall on rear firewall. *NM*
grant - 5 months ago

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Re: 2000 986 will not go above 2000 rpm.
gpbud - 5 months ago

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Absolutely disconnect the battery -- follow proper procedures to do this! -- before ...
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Absolutely disconnect the battery -- follow proper procedures to do this! -- before ...
gpbud - 5 months ago

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So the car idles normally, revs normally, just stays at 2000 rpm when you hold the gas pedal down? *NM*
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: So the car idles normally, revs normally, just stays at 2000 rpm when you hold the gas pedal down?
gpbud - 5 months ago

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Re: Absolutely disconnect the battery -- follow proper procedures to do this! -- before ...
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Absolutely disconnect the battery -- follow proper procedures to do this! -- before ...
gpbud - 5 months ago

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Before you can start replacing things you have to have some reasonable idea of what to replace...
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: Before you can start replacing things you have to have some reasonable idea of what to replace...
joecal - 5 months ago

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Re: Before you can start replacing things you have to have some reasonable idea of what to replace...
gpbud - 5 months ago

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Re: Before you can start replacing things you have to have some reasonable idea of what to replace... URL
MarcW - 5 months ago

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The easiest way to test the ECU is by ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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Re: Before you can start replacing things you have to have some reasonable idea of what to replace... URL
boxtaboy - 5 months ago

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Re: Absolutely disconnect the battery -- follow proper procedures to do this! -- before ...
Ed B - 5 months ago

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30 years of Porsche Super cars. URL
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Very short video of 991 turbo and 981.2 at the "ring".
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Funny hearing a chipmunk merrily chirping away in the GT3 clip from about :36 to 1:00 *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

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Re: Very short video of 991 turbo and 981.2 at the "ring".
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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I took delivery today of my 2016 Boxster. I was able to take some photos and updated my web page Jpeg Attachments URL
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

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Re: I took delivery today of my 2016 Boxster. I was able to take some photos and updated my web page
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 5 months ago

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Sounds like a great solution. What should I search on in Google? *NM*
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

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Re: Sounds like a great solution. What should I search on in Google? URL
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 5 months ago

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Happy Boxstering
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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What an elegantly beautiful color combination! *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

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Visor stickers
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Great looking car, Jeff. Please post more pics when you have the time. *NM*
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Mike, Did you see the photos on the web page? www.greatvalleyhouse.com/Boxster *NM*
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

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Re: Mike, Did you see the photos on the web page? www.greatvalleyhouse.com/Boxster
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Great looking car Jeff!
jg atl - 5 months ago

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Re: I took delivery today of my 2016 Boxster. I was able to take some photos and updated my web page
fgv1it - 5 months ago

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Beautiful ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

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In the 987 I saw screws to remove visors. How to remove these 981 visors is a mystery. I don't want
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

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Looks Great. Congrats. *NM*
Clam - 5 months ago

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fantastic looking boxster Jeff - great colour combination *NM*
richard986pei - 5 months ago

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Beautiful & congrats!thumbs up Did you request GY F1 or luck of draw? Expect fuller 28 mi review winking smiley *NM*
Burg Boxster - 5 months ago

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The Good Year Eagle F1s were luck of the draw. I ordered standard wheels. I actually favor Michelins *NM*
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

139

Super! Question...
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 5 months ago

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Bruce, we should meet one day. I am out by Valley Forge. As to your questions; the stickers are not URL
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

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Re: Bruce, we should meet one day. I am out by Valley Forge. As to your questions; the stickers are not URL
MikenOH - 5 months ago

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Re: Bruce, we should meet one day. I am out by Valley Forge. As to your questions; the stickers are not
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 5 months ago

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Looks fantastic, and probably one of the last ones with a gray interior. Best of luck with her smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Congratulations, Jeff
Roger987 - 5 months ago

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Great choice of colors. Enjoy in good health. thumbs upsmileys with beer *NM*
Harvey in FL - 5 months ago

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One more photo I took today in Valley Forge National Park. Jpeg Attachments
Jeff (Philly) - 5 months ago

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Re: One more photo I took today in Valley Forge National Park.
BLKBOXS - 5 months ago

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Beautiful Car! Beautiful Color!...Congrats! *NM*
newt - 5 months ago

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Beautiful! Congrats. *NM*
SMILIN - 5 months ago

102

1999 Boxster C3 fuse keeps blowing
joecal - 6 months ago

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Fuse C3
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

137

He said: ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

133

I don't agree
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: I don't agree
joecal - 5 months ago

114

Try this
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: Try this
joecal - 5 months ago

98

That kind of misbehavior suggests a water problem...
MarcW - 5 months ago

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Re: That kind of misbehavior suggests a water problem...
joecal - 5 months ago

100

Both problems can be explained by the same cause
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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Re: Both problems can be explained by the same cause
joecal - 5 months ago

107

I don't think it's a microswitch problem
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

98

Re: I don't think it's a microswitch problem
joecal - 5 months ago

92

Red Clip and the 981
jg atl - 5 months ago

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IICR the 986 one won't fit, and last I checked (couple years ago) Porsche doesn't make a 981 type.
Laz - 5 months ago

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Thanks Laz. Wouldn't expect one to be available on a 981.....
jg atl - 5 months ago

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Dieter Burmester has passed URL
Jim in Iowa - 5 months ago

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Re: Dieter Burmester has passed
Laz - 5 months ago

91

01 base Boxster AC recharge questions
Laz - 5 months ago

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Re: 01 base Boxster AC recharge questions
MarcW - 5 months ago

106

Thanks, Marc.
Laz - 5 months ago

102

To answer your questions ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

120

Thanks, Pedro. *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

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Re: Thanks, Marc.
MarcW - 5 months ago

106

Thanks for the PDF (interesting doc!) offer, but he'll likely not require the cooling specs. *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

96

'09S: Old issue revisited, "Emergency Transmission Run" condition... now solved.
Leor ('09S, North of Boston) - 5 months ago

179

Good points Leor
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

89

NBC: VW Hid Car (key) Hacking Flaw for Two Years URL
Leor ('09S, North of Boston) - 5 months ago

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Re: NBC: VW Hid Car (key) Hacking Flaw for Two Years
Leor ('09S, North of Boston) - 5 months ago

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No worries, different article on the same topic *NM*
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

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