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P1128
Crooster - Monday, 2 June, 2014, at 2:54:38 pm

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Re: P1128
Crooster - Monday, 2 June, 2014, at 3:18:05 pm

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It generally is...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 2 June, 2014, at 3:24:53 pm

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Re: It generally is...
Crooster - Monday, 2 June, 2014, at 3:53:54 pm

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A dirty MAF is not the problem. When my 02 Boxster manifested this error code the first...
MarcW - Thursday, 5 June, 2014, at 5:38:02 pm

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Re: A dirty MAF is not the problem. When my 02 Boxster manifested this error code the first...
Crooster - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 11:04:56 am

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If it truly is the MAF, cleaning might last a bit, but it might be intrinsically deteriorating. *NM*
Laz - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 12:18:01 pm

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It is certainly your call. Be aware that very likely the real cause of the P1128 is still present...
MarcW - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 2:52:03 pm

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Re: P1128
Joseph in NJ - Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, at 9:19:06 am

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Yes, normal *NM*
Boxsterra - Thursday, 5 June, 2014, at 1:34:25 pm

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Thanks for the relief Boxsterra. *NM*
Joseph in NJ - Friday, 6 June, 2014, at 10:30:12 am

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I cleaned the MAF and no check engine light (for 400Km anyway)
Crooster - Monday, 16 June, 2014, at 5:31:33 pm

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Fixed the horn honking when braking Jpeg Attachments
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - Friday, 23 May, 2014, at 6:15:43 pm

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nicely done. this is the first bushing repair or frame replacement??? *NM*
SMILIN - Friday, 23 May, 2014, at 9:53:00 pm

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Re: nicely done. this is the first bushing repair or frame replacement???
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - Saturday, 24 May, 2014, at 1:50:28 pm

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Re: Fixed the horn honking when braking... question about air bag?
m2 - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 2:15:17 pm

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There's no need to be nervous...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 4:22:54 pm

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Re: There's no need to be nervous... Thanks, appreciate the confirmation. *NM*
m2 - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 10:03:43 am

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To confirm: negative side (only) ? *NM*
Laz - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 1:02:49 pm

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not clear what the question is, but
grant - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 11:20:22 am

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Re: not clear what the question is, but
Laz - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 11:58:56 am

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"...disconnecting the positive ("hot," yes?) side is more effective/safer..."
RainyDayGarage - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 1:53:43 pm

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Good point concerning current through the wrench. *NM*
Laz - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 2:01:43 pm

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yes on both points. I thought i explained that a circuit must be complete (either end open). And..
grant - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 4:58:44 pm

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Open vs. closed circuit was always understood. It was more about which terminal to disconnect. Jpeg Attachments
Laz - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 6:41:49 pm

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Well, its an explosive device
grant - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 12:14:11 pm

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Accidental trigger of the airbag by unplugging is not just unlikely, it's impossible
Boxsterra - Monday, 2 June, 2014, at 9:59:39 am

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You keep saying this but that doesn't make it right. Looking at the wiring diagram for my 02...
MarcW - Monday, 2 June, 2014, at 1:57:53 pm

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The airbag handshake is proprietary so it's a "black box" on the wiring diagram
Boxsterra - Tuesday, 3 June, 2014, at 7:06:25 am

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Hence GM's no-signal-at-all ignition switches. *NM*
Laz - Tuesday, 3 June, 2014, at 7:33:47 am

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The air bag in its natural environment is quite free from spurious...
MarcW - Monday, 16 June, 2014, at 9:17:06 am

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and i quote:
grant - Monday, 16 June, 2014, at 11:38:20 am

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I did not know that, and something still bothers me.
grant - Monday, 16 June, 2014, at 7:07:44 am

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Re: Fixed the horn honking when braking... Thanks for the video, everything went fine.
m2 - Sunday, 15 June, 2014, at 9:28:33 am

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Another area where I'm sure Porsche excels.
JackintheBoxster - Sunday, 15 June, 2014, at 11:04:37 am

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Used to be known as "spongeabilty." *NM*
Laz - Sunday, 15 June, 2014, at 3:13:33 pm

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Ah yes
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Sunday, 15 June, 2014, at 6:55:17 pm

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Nice to see the Porsche 919's in each of the first two rows.
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 12 June, 2014, at 9:42:50 pm

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Re: Nice to see the Porsche 919's in each of the first two rows.
Crooster - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 7:06:06 am

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Re: Nice to see the Porsche 919's in each of the first two rows.
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 8:54:54 am

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Re: Nice to see the Porsche 919's in each of the first two rows.
ff42racer - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 10:11:40 am

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Re: Nice to see the Porsche 919's in each of the first two rows.
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 11:03:05 am

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See if this works
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 1:03:14 pm

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Re: See if this works
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 4:02:03 pm

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Re: See if this works
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Saturday, 14 June, 2014, at 5:42:29 am

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Just found this Le Mans link on the Porsche website
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 14 June, 2014, at 6:22:31 am

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Re: See if this works
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Saturday, 14 June, 2014, at 3:10:14 pm

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Re: See if this works
Crooster - Saturday, 14 June, 2014, at 8:06:42 pm

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Change AOS now car won't run
Wyominguy - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 5:45:55 pm

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Yes, there is very likely a big air leak. Recheck the AOS installation for bad hook up…
MarcW - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 8:28:25 pm

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2nd that Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - Saturday, 14 June, 2014, at 4:25:53 pm

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Fixed the problem - Boxster runs great now!
Wyominguy - Saturday, 14 June, 2014, at 6:47:43 pm

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Odd puddling behind passenger seat
JackintheBoxster - Saturday, 31 May, 2014, at 1:21:04 pm

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Clean the water drains under the front trunk lid under the plastic panels just ahead of ...
MarcW - Saturday, 31 May, 2014, at 6:25:37 pm

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Oddly...
JackintheBoxster - Sunday, 1 June, 2014, at 12:30:42 pm

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Radiator leak?...
MarcW - Sunday, 1 June, 2014, at 2:49:24 pm

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Not a radiator leak
Boxsterra - Monday, 2 June, 2014, at 10:11:39 am

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Re: Not a radiator leak
JackintheBoxster - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 12:31:33 pm

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They may not be clogged but you need to be sure they are not clogged. Clogging is a common...
MarcW - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 4:14:10 pm

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Re: Not a radiator leak
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 6:08:26 pm

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No, works like a charm. *NM*
JackintheBoxster - Sunday, 8 June, 2014, at 1:26:03 pm

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Went to mechanic
JackintheBoxster - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 9:31:34 am

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Re: Went to mechanic
Crooster - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 11:02:36 am

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Well, I hate to disagree with the mechanic but for water to be in the cabin on the floor...
MarcW - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 9:26:22 am

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I'm with Marc on this
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 4:10:44 pm

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May have solved it
JackintheBoxster - Saturday, 14 June, 2014, at 12:06:40 pm

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thanks for reporting back *NM*
SMILIN - Saturday, 14 June, 2014, at 12:56:36 pm

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excellent.
JMstamford,ct - Saturday, 14 June, 2014, at 1:08:33 pm

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Last Forever.....???
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Saturday, 14 June, 2014, at 6:37:02 am

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The car won't last forever, not even close…
MarcW - Saturday, 14 June, 2014, at 9:27:20 am

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$800 dollar estimate for water pump replacement..?? From an Indie..??? *NM*
Clam - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 7:21:44 am

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Parts/labor breakdown? *NM*
Boxsterra - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 7:56:13 am

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Don't have that yet. Will post when I find out.
Clam - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 8:20:42 am

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Book time is 5.2 hours
Boxsterra - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 8:49:33 am

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IIRC a water pump replacement for my 02 Boxster at a dealer cost a bit over $1K. Water pump,...
MarcW - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 8:25:29 am

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Re: IIRC a water pump replacement for my 02 Boxster at a dealer cost a bit over $1K. Water pump,...
BarryL - Thursday, 12 June, 2014, at 11:09:51 pm

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Thanks for the info, Barry. *NM*
Clam - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 7:47:06 am

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The original water pump failed at around 172K miles. The replacement has around 110K miles...
MarcW - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 8:34:58 am

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Yes, Kahler's did the work. *NM*
BarryL - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 7:42:12 pm

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Genuine Porsche pump can be had for $269
Roger987 - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 8:37:20 am

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That's on the lower end ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 9:42:12 am

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Thanks all. Feelin' better about it now thumbs up *NM*
Clam - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 2:53:12 pm

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IMS LN retrofit - certified shop told me that they would not
BarryL - Thursday, 12 June, 2014, at 11:23:16 pm

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I would ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 7:07:21 am

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Psst! 2002 Boxsters are the best! ...
MarcW - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 8:37:14 am

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Beg to differ on that one
db997S - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 10:57:46 am

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Re: Beg to differ on that one
db997S - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 11:53:25 am

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Re: Beg to differ on that one
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 12:27:23 pm

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Re: Beg to differ on that one
db997S - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 2:25:27 pm

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Re: Beg to differ on that one
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 3:50:08 pm

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Re: Psst! 2002 Boxsters are the best! ...
BarryL - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 2:51:44 pm

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Preventative Maintenance
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 5:27:00 pm

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Re: Preventative Maintenance - Great points!
BarryL - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 7:39:53 pm

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Porsche museum open 24 hrs during Lemans...
wewannaporsche - Friday, 13 June, 2014, at 8:21:19 am

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In other news - in searching for the old board I found the remebrance page for Chuck Hammersmith.
JMstamford,ct - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 9:46:31 am

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I had just moved to NC
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 4:03:50 pm

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Too many never met him. *NM*
JMstamford,ct - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 10:39:22 pm

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Never met him, but met his fine daughter and her husband at the NCMA Porsche show last year.
Laz - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 7:42:40 am

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I've also been fortunate enough to meet Kim and her husband Ryan at this and last year's BRBS.
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 8:31:01 am

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Laz...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 9:36:22 am

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Re: In other news - in searching for the old board I found the remebrance page for Chuck Hammersmith.
nobox - Thursday, 12 June, 2014, at 11:28:58 am

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A nice gesture from Audi ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 8:23:15 pm

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Re: A nice gesture from Audi ...
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 8:48:12 pm

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Re: A nice gesture from Audi ...
Constantin - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 6:27:21 am

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Does VW now own them both? *NM*
Roger987 - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 7:18:46 am

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Yep. A PR stunt *NM*
grant - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 7:38:31 am

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And a noble, sporting challenge right at the "portcullis." *NM*
Laz - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 8:03:28 am

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Re: A nice gesture from Audi ...
scott in pa - Thursday, 12 June, 2014, at 7:44:46 am

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fix electric window & trade in car, or just trade in car?
kmmcdonald - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 5:44:19 pm

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Re: fix electric window & trade in car, or just trade in car?
db997S - Thursday, 29 May, 2014, at 9:55:52 am

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Probably a door lock switch. My advice would be to let it go...
MarcW - Friday, 30 May, 2014, at 8:03:56 am

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Re: fix electric window & trade in car, or just trade in car?
kmmcdonald - Friday, 30 May, 2014, at 3:49:07 pm

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Yes, it makes sense if you have to wait for the new car to arrive. You want the car you…
MarcW - Friday, 30 May, 2014, at 9:56:52 pm

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You can close the door with the window 1/2" down and...
Tony in Whittier - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 8:51:03 pm

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my thinking has evolved; considering Tesla Model S
kmmcdonald - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 6:56:28 pm

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Porsche 919's are 1, 2 at Le Mans latest Free practice
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 4:34:06 pm

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Yep, great for 1st time in 16 years, but it's a looong race. My "souci" is the SNCF strike. *NM*
Laz - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 7:29:16 pm

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2005 porsche 911 with 80,000 miles
Seaman911 - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 11:00:05 am

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Not sure what you are asking.
grant - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 11:20:26 am

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Re: Not sure what you are asking.
Seaman911 - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 2:03:40 pm

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Re: 2005 porsche 911 with 80,000 miles
db997S - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 11:42:18 am

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Re: 2005 porsche 911 with 80,000 miles *NM*
Seaman911 - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 2:11:30 pm

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Sound liek you are on top of it. So do PPI
grant - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 2:22:45 pm

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Re: Sound liek you are on top of it. So do PPI
Seaman911 - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 2:31:56 pm

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For price, color, options, etc. I can't help you....
MarcW - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 3:42:12 pm

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Bluetooth earpiece?
JackintheBoxster - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 9:36:27 am

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Jawbone
Roger987 - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 3:07:35 pm

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Which model? Noise suppressing or not? *NM*
JackintheBoxster - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 3:44:28 pm

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Re: Which model? Noise suppressing or not?
Roger987 - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 4:31:16 pm

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I am not a fan of Jawbones.....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 7:44:47 pm

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Did I mention my Jawbone has worked really well for several years?
Roger987 - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 7:56:10 pm

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When you say "worked well"
grant - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 6:59:47 am

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Re: When you say "worked well"
Roger987 - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 8:41:56 am

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Blackberry
JackintheBoxster - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 8:46:26 am

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I bet the phone does make a difference.. My old BB
grant - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 8:56:56 am

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Re: I bet the phone does make a difference.. My old BB
Roger987 - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 10:04:37 am

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Re: I bet the phone does make a difference.. My old BB
JackintheBoxster - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 10:14:28 am

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Jawbone - see all my posts immediately above. *NM*
Roger987 - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 11:20:50 am

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Jawbone worked great
TheFarmer - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 8:29:28 pm

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Yea, a good, old-fashined, wired, plantronics over-the-head, noise cancelling set.
grant - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 6:57:07 am

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Parking hand brake
marty - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 9:24:42 am

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I find if I park on a slope I really have to give the lever a tug...
MarcW - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 12:44:52 pm

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Adjustments
Boxsterra - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 8:03:21 am

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Pollen Filter Housing
ericp - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 10:35:32 am

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What model year? My 02's cabin filter doesn't have a cover but it still tucked away...
MarcW - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 6:56:22 pm

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Re: Pollen Filter Housing
ericp - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 5:35:11 am

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Nope, no cover *NM*
Boxsterra - Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, at 7:59:21 am

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The old Board - Archives...?
JMstamford,ct - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 9:42:44 am

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Did you try logging on to PPBB?
jg atl - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 9:54:39 am

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I did try.
JMstamford,ct - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 10:38:24 pm

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Just to put this ZDDP thing to rest.... PDF Attachments
grant - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 6:12:13 pm

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Re: Just to put this ZDDP thing to rest....
TheFarmer - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 8:25:50 pm

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Rear spoiler light
Greg - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 12:42:59 pm

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I continue to be impressed
Roger987 - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 1:42:18 pm

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Re: I continue to be impressed
Greg - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 6:54:09 pm

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The spoiler light has come on a couple of times with my Boxster...
MarcW - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 4:52:50 pm

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Re: The spoiler light has come on a couple of times with my Boxster...
Greg - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 7:03:10 pm

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A more confusing oil analysis Jpeg Attachments
grant - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 3:07:54 pm

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The UOA has your address and phone number. Did you want to publish those? *NM*
MarcW - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 3:36:31 pm

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Meh, maybe i should take them out. Thanks for the heads-up. *NM*
grant - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 4:02:47 pm

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New link Jpeg Attachments
grant - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 4:07:06 pm

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Re: New link
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 6:05:00 pm

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Mike - some context ( in the first post BTW)
grant - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 5:18:21 pm

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Earlier analysis from 987 Jpeg Attachments
MikenOH - Sunday, 8 June, 2014, at 8:35:16 am

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Not sure I can agree the analysis is confusing….
MarcW - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 4:09:16 pm

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No. See below
grant - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 5:08:37 pm

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The UOA has "Mobil 1 High Mileage 10w-40" as the oil...
MarcW - Sunday, 8 June, 2014, at 9:27:12 am

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First, let me apologise for the tone of my reply. Now, to the oil, there appears to be confusion.
grant - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 5:13:22 pm

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Re: First, let me apologise for the tone of my reply. Now, to the oil, there appears to be confusion.
MikenOH - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 6:49:09 pm

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Re: A more confusing oil analysis
San Rensho - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 5:28:03 pm

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Thanks. I am not all that concerned. But i am curious.
grant - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 5:21:30 pm

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Oil Analysis report Jpeg Attachments
grant - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 4:56:05 am

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Good report; what does the added Ti and Magnesium do to enhance an oil's lubricating properties? *NM*
MikenOH - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 9:32:55 am

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Re: Good report; what does the added Ti and Magnesium do to enhance an oil's lubricating properties?
grant - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 12:00:01 pm

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What is your criteria for "short trip"?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 6:16:09 pm

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That's a very hard question to answer practically. In theory it means...
grant - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 5:29:27 pm

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Cool video Porsche Carrera 3.2 breakdown thumbs up
carlos in Montreal - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 3:25:06 pm

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Thank you Pedro. NM *NM*
JMstamford,ct - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 9:47:08 am

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Just over a month since the accident and I'm now driving the Boxster regularly again...
MarcW - Monday, 9 June, 2014, at 3:05:14 pm

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Re: Just over a month since the accident and I'm now driving the Boxster regularly again...
db997S - Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, at 9:19:02 am

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Pedro - what do you think my problem is?
YoungTurk - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 12:17:06 pm

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Just to jump in: my bet is on a bad MAF.
Laz - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 1:25:14 pm

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Re: Just to jump in: my bet is on a bad MAF.
YoungTurk - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 1:34:08 pm

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Re: Just to jump in: my bet is on a bad MAF.
EricG - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 1:54:04 pm

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Mass Air Flow sensor
grant - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 2:03:46 pm

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For what i see they have replaced O2 sensors at least twice with same result? Yes?
grant - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 2:06:51 pm

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Re: For what i see they have replaced O2 sensors at least twice with same result? Yes?
YoungTurk - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 2:18:35 pm

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What did they say the 2nd time? *NM*
grant - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 5:28:02 am

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A BIG problem with dealer tech departments today is ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 2:09:37 pm

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Today's update:
YoungTurk - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 3:59:27 pm

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I agree with Pedro
Boxsterra - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 8:51:20 pm

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And i agree wtih Boxsterra *NM*
grant - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 5:28:40 am

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Re: I agree with Pedro
YoungTurk - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 5:47:06 am

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Re: A BIG problem with dealer tech departments today is ...
YoungTurk - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 9:25:37 am

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LInk doesn't work for me. Get an error about some Planet 9 database problem….Can..
MarcW - Monday, 26 May, 2014, at 9:44:48 pm

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Link works now. But codes aren't there. *NM*
Boxsterra - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 6:31:01 am

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Yeah, link now works. Need error codes. To the OP...
MarcW - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 8:09:37 am

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Re: Yeah, link now works. Need error codes. To the OP...
YoungTurk - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 10:10:38 am

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Ok, rodents can be ruled out. What are the error codes? *NM*
MarcW - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 11:39:26 am

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Tuesday update
YoungTurk - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 6:42:02 pm

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Re: Tuesday update
MikenOH - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 7:53:20 pm

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Anyone care to guess what compensation Porsche has in mind for me? *NM*
YoungTurk - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 7:55:46 pm

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Re: Anyone care to guess what compensation Porsche has in mind for me?
Roger987 - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 8:58:40 pm

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Re: Anyone care to guess what compensation Porsche has in mind for me?
YoungTurk - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 2:54:39 am

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Re: Anyone care to guess what compensation Porsche has in mind for me?
Roger987 - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 7:43:40 pm

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Some problems are a bit of a pain to resolve. Pistons, valves, bearings, and so on..
MarcW - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 9:38:35 pm

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Tuesday update
YoungTurk - Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, at 6:42:23 pm

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Re: Tuesday update
YoungTurk - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 2:57:42 am

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Who knows. If there's a fault in it, yes.
grant - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 6:20:15 am

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Porsche Approved Replacing DME
YoungTurk - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 7:59:48 am

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Re: Porsche Approved Replacing DME
Roger987 - Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, at 7:46:34 pm

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Re: Porsche Approved Replacing DME
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Thursday, 29 May, 2014, at 2:46:50 pm

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Re: Porsche Approved Replacing DME
YoungTurk - Thursday, 29 May, 2014, at 2:52:00 pm

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There is no way to rule out wiring.
grant - Friday, 30 May, 2014, at 6:20:45 am

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Re: There is no way to rule out wiring.
YoungTurk - Friday, 30 May, 2014, at 7:04:32 am

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Re: There is no way to rule out wiring.
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Friday, 30 May, 2014, at 9:04:02 am

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At this point, and really at no other point in the process, would the techs be directed...
MarcW - Friday, 30 May, 2014, at 11:20:41 am

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Friday update - DME has arrived!!
YoungTurk - Friday, 30 May, 2014, at 12:38:55 pm

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Re: Friday update - DME has arrived!!
Roger987 - Friday, 30 May, 2014, at 2:29:09 pm

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Dealer says we're good to go!
YoungTurk - Saturday, 31 May, 2014, at 2:29:50 am

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Re: Dealer says we're good to go!
MikenOH - Saturday, 31 May, 2014, at 5:54:11 am

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obvious question is"what happened to the DME"? Or maybe it was a poor connection?
grant - Saturday, 31 May, 2014, at 6:49:57 am

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Probably an electronic component of an input or output line in the DME...
MarcW - Saturday, 31 May, 2014, at 9:08:30 am

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Re: obvious question is"what happened to the DME"? Or maybe it was a poor connection?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Saturday, 31 May, 2014, at 9:50:16 am

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Agree. I missed the intermittent aspect: That's not a hard electronic component failure…
MarcW - Saturday, 31 May, 2014, at 12:40:53 pm

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Sunday update
YoungTurk - Sunday, 1 June, 2014, at 5:06:55 am

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Monday update!
YoungTurk - Monday, 2 June, 2014, at 5:36:00 pm

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That's great! Codes aside, the MAF guess was that it's a more common issue, along w/O2s sensors. *NM*
Laz - Tuesday, 3 June, 2014, at 6:14:54 am

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So he was blaming you?
Boxsterra - Tuesday, 3 June, 2014, at 7:07:34 am

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Maybe it's a little loudspeaker telling the motor what to do. *NM*
Laz - Tuesday, 3 June, 2014, at 7:34:44 am

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The driver in this case does not refer to a software driver but a circuit at a pin of the DME...
MarcW - Tuesday, 3 June, 2014, at 8:10:41 am

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Re: The driver in this case does not refer to a software driver but a circuit at a pin of the DME...
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Tuesday, 3 June, 2014, at 11:53:33 am

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Re: Monday update!
MikenOH - Tuesday, 3 June, 2014, at 3:41:52 pm

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$7k ????? Sweet MOG !!!
Roger987 - Tuesday, 3 June, 2014, at 8:32:26 pm

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Compensation from PCNA
YoungTurk - Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, at 8:06:36 am

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Good to hear they took care of you..
MikenOH - Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, at 3:50:43 pm

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Very nice of them. Good for you! *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Saturday, 7 June, 2014, at 4:11:24 am

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How many times is it safe to remove tires from rims?
ouroboros - Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, at 12:17:06 am

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To install TPMS ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, at 5:19:56 am

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Re: To install TPMS ...
ouroboros - Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, at 10:14:43 am

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Your post got me curious so I looked for some guidelines... PDF Attachments
MarcW - Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, at 9:07:11 am

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Nice find. Didn't see anything about repaired tire loss of speed rating, or the German 6? year rule. *NM*
Laz - Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, at 12:45:33 pm

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As MArc notes, it can't be *good*, however
grant - Thursday, 5 June, 2014, at 1:11:02 am

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Video for Guenther
Blackbird - Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, at 7:08:40 pm

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Oh, oh. You know me too well. cool smiley
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, at 7:29:52 pm

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Re: Video for Guenther
Michael SYS Driver - Thursday, 5 June, 2014, at 12:21:04 am

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So, you've detailed your Boxster and think it's the cleanest car around?
Roger987 - Saturday, 31 May, 2014, at 6:48:17 am

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How did you happen to watch this?? A search on Mmmm... Mmmm... Mmmm...?? or BMW? smiling smiley *NM*
Jeff (Philly) - Saturday, 31 May, 2014, at 8:20:39 am

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Good question
Roger987 - Saturday, 31 May, 2014, at 8:42:04 am

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Happiness is...
Roger987 - Monday, 2 June, 2014, at 9:59:29 am

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Re: So, you've detailed your Boxster and think it's the cleanest car around?
Guenter in Ontario - Monday, 2 June, 2014, at 2:57:37 pm

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Cleanest car on the planet......Uranus maybe. *NM*
Joseph in NJ - Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, at 12:02:30 pm

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There's a joke somewhere from that comment. *NM*
Laz - Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, at 12:46:31 pm

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