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Compression tests - questions re: consistency
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Compression tests - questions re: consistency
jg atl - 9 months ago

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yes, exactly, But since i dont know T of the air... I'm looking for experience over many, many tests *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Compression tests - questions re: consistency
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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That's precisely one of the questions in my mind - especialyl since the recent tests are closely
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Compression tests - questions re: consistency
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Thanks Marc. Actually, the typical gueidance is that...
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Thanks Marc. Actually, the typical gueidance is that...
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Thanks again (as usual) a few cthoughts...
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Thanks Marc. Actually, the typical gueidance is that...
jg atl - 9 months ago

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The oil is not pooling in the oil pan...
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: The oil is not pooling in the oil pan...
grant - 8 months ago

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Two words ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Yes, stock AOS, but the symptoms are not the typical AOS ones.
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Yes, stock AOS, but the symptoms are not the typical AOS ones.
MarcW - 8 months ago

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We have located catch cans ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 8 months ago

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Lots of good comments.
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Lots of good comments.
MarcW - 8 months ago

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Great info, a few nits: URL
grant - 8 months ago

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Re: Great info, a few nits: URL
MarcW - 8 months ago

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For those who aspire to air-cooled 911 ownership... URL
JackintheBoxster - 9 months ago

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Every 911 is a $30K car...
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: Every 911 is a $30K car...
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Re: Every 911 is a $30K car...
JackintheBoxster - 9 months ago

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Re: Every 911 is a $30K car...
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: Every 911 is a $30K car...
JackintheBoxster - 9 months ago

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Re: Every 911 is a $30K car...
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: Every 911 is a $30K car...
JackintheBoxster - 9 months ago

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That was a great article, thanks *NM*
newt - 8 months ago

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61 years ago Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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You've got better at picture taking since then, g-man *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 9 months ago

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Re: 61 years ago
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: 61 years ago
db997S - 9 months ago

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Big American metal...
JackintheBoxster - 9 months ago

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Re: Big American metal...
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Big American metal...
JackintheBoxster - 9 months ago

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New version of Cylindrical Roller Bearing IMSB URL
tonyd - 1 year ago

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Re: New version of Cylindrical Roller Bearing IMSB
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 year ago

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Re: New version of Cylindrical Roller Bearing IMSB
tonyd - 1 year ago

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you are a smart Porsche owner. Just think ....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 year ago

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They say they've had zero failures
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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"Zero failures" sounds a lot like "Lifetime Warranty." *NM*
Laz - 1 year ago

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Modification to DOF -is it redundant?
tonyd - 1 year ago

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IMO, a 2nd order effect. The point of his videos is that centrifugal force spins the bearing dry.
grant - 1 year ago

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Re: New version of Cylindrical Roller Bearing IMSB URL
tonyd - 1 year ago

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Re: New version of Cylindrical Roller Bearing IMSB
tonyd - 1 year ago

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I just read about the last 80 messages from that thread.
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 year ago

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Re: I just read about the last 80 messages from that thread.
tonyd - 1 year ago

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If you read the thread - even the sellers admit that the oil is the problem....
JMstamford,ct - 1 year ago

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Re: If you read the thread - even the sellers admit that the oil is the problem....
tonyd - 1 year ago

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Well, then I will quote ....
JMstamford,ct - 1 year ago

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Thoroughly confused as to your 'objectives' in this post/thread... *NM*
Burg Boxster - 1 year ago

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Re: New version of Cylindrical Roller Bearing IMSB
Ed B - 1 year ago

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Re: New version of Cylindrical Roller Bearing IMSB
tonyd - 1 year ago

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That's true but
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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Causes
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 year ago

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oil contamination
grant - 1 year ago

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Re: That's true but
MikenOH - 1 year ago

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My guess in that case
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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Re: New version of Cylindrical Roller Bearing IMSB URL
tonyd - 9 months ago

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Questionable credibility
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Or maybe
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Clarification
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Re: Or maybe
tonyd - 9 months ago

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Thanks but
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Re: New version of Cylindrical Roller Bearing IMSB
moresquirt - 1 year ago

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Because the cost outweighs the benefit
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

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Re: New version of Cylindrical Roller Bearing IMSB URL
tonyd - 1 year ago

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Pedro published first ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 1 year ago

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Re: Pedro published first ...
tonyd - 1 year ago

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Au contraire ye of great hypocrisy... Pedro has countless reasons for wanting to pull the plug. URL
Burg Boxster - 1 year ago

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Re: Au contraire ye of great hypocrisy... Pedro has countless reasons for wanting to pull the plug.
tonyd - 1 year ago

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"Mr. Trump", appreciate your compassion on my well being & psycho-analysis. Please provide those...
Burg Boxster - 1 year ago

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Re: "Mr. Trump", appreciate your compassion on my well being & psycho-analysis. Please provide those...
tonyd - 1 year ago

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Appreciate you again proving my points.... "Squirrel!" LOL *NM*
Burg Boxster - 1 year ago

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Too funny LOL - I was thinking Muroidea Rattus cool smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 1 year ago

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Hopefully, a humorous interjection concerning your signature: Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 1 year ago

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WHAT, pull the plug just when I got back into the community? NOooooooooooo!sad smiley *NM*
dennisafrompa - 1 year ago

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Re: New version of Cylindrical Roller Bearing IMSB
grc0456 - 1 year ago

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Rebuilt tiptronic transmission... any "break-in" needed?
RainyDayGarage - 9 months ago

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There is some break in needed but it is obtained at the same time as the new engine...
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Did your shop have experience rebuilding the Tiptronic? *NM*
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Re: There is some break in needed but it is obtained at the same time as the new engine...
RainyDayGarage - 9 months ago

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While I don't have a Tip equipped car I have spoken to the Porsche techs...
MarcW - 9 months ago

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FNA Transmissions in Wakefield MA... URL
RainyDayGarage - 9 months ago

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Torque converter seemed to have been the problem... all is well now.
RainyDayGarage - 9 months ago

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I cannot speak to the Tiptronic.
JMstamford,ct - 9 months ago

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I would also look at ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Friend just picked up an '06' base Boxster and asked me about which perf. mods to make.
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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easy - invest in autocross and DE, it will speed the car immensely *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Friend just picked up an '06' base Boxster and asked me about which perf. mods to make.
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Auto-X is a good suggestion, but the venues around here have really dried up
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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My opinion is that power mods are a fool's errand
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Friend just picked up an '06' base Boxster and asked me about which perf. mods to make.
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: Friend just picked up an '06' base Boxster and asked me about which perf. mods to make.
jlegelis - 9 months ago

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Re: Friend just picked up an '06' base Boxster and asked me about which perf. mods to make.
db997S - 9 months ago

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I disagree with Grant
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Re: I disagree with Grant
old timer - 9 months ago

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Very possibly. But even a modest improvement is quite costly.
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Very possibly. But even a modest improvement is quite costly.
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Both true.
grant - 9 months ago

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"giddyap [...] gets old, pretty fast"
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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when did you put in the 3.4?
grant - 9 months ago

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It's a 996 3.4
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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A list culled from various postings and discussions over the years
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Thanks to those who helped with removal of convertible
grant - 9 months ago

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PCA First Settlers Region DE at VIR September 16 Jpeg Attachments URL
Vince - 9 months ago

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Great track. Glad you enjoyed *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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"The Truth Behind What Caused Paul Walker's Fatal Crash" - The Drive URL
frogster - 9 months ago

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A bit more
grant - 9 months ago

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And some car teams
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Re: A bit more
frogster - 9 months ago

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This is so true! (below)
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: This is so true! (below)
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Re: "The Truth Behind What Caused Paul Walker's Fatal Crash" - The Drive
Crooster - 9 months ago

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Re: "The Truth Behind What Caused Paul Walker's Fatal Crash" - The Drive
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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well, yes, but
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: well, yes, but
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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I wont say how fast I've gone. *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Raise your hand if you have not .... *NM*
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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A very unfortunate accident to be sure. Even with good tires...
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Got hit by Bambi Sunday night in Chesterbrook PA
Jeff (Philly) - 9 months ago

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Re: Got hit by Bambi Sunday night in Chesterbrook PA
grc0456 - 9 months ago

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Re: Got hit by Bambi Sunday night in Chesterbrook PA
jg atl - 9 months ago

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Glad you are ok. Though it can't be a pleasure to see... Jpeg Attachments
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Oh, deer eye popping smiley *NM*
db997S - 9 months ago

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Does anyone have instructions on how to remove the convertible top?
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Does anyone have instructions on how to remove the convertible top? URL
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: Does anyone have instructions on how to remove the convertible top?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Thanks! ( I had just found the same link via google...) *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Does anyone have instructions on how to remove the convertible top?
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Excellent, i recall you saying you did it in some incredibly short time. THNX *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Anytime, and it was a pretty fast swap cause of Maurice's expertise! smiling smiley
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Does anyone have instructions on how to remove the convertible top?
db997S - 9 months ago

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I have not weighed them
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: I have not weighed them
db997S - 9 months ago

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Oh exactly. Its simply a matter of "1 < 2"
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: I have not weighed them
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Well,
grant - 9 months ago

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Did I mention this place -- and all of you - Rocks? *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Gratuious track footage: One Lap Watkins Glen
grant - 9 months ago

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Gratuitous track footage: PCA Spec Boxster at Thunderhill
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 9 months ago

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Nice video. Thanks
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Nice video. Thanks
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 9 months ago

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More fun driving! Nice and short, and approchable: One run of the joint PCA-SCCA Autocross today
grant - 9 months ago

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One more - last non-cool down lap of the day
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: One more - last non-cool down lap of the day
Burg Boxster - 9 months ago

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But amazingly, no faster :-) *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: But amazingly, no faster :-)
grant - 9 months ago

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NPC: Clarkson, Hammond, May in new show URL
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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I agree...the Cayman is one of the greatest cars on earth...pre 718 smileys with beer URL
Gary in SoFL - 9 months ago

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Re: That color is hideous *NM*
old timer - 9 months ago

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It's only semi-hideous in person, old timer drinking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 9 months ago

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Porsche Day at the Larz Anderson Auto Musuem Jpeg Attachments
grc0456 - 9 months ago

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Re: Porsche Day at the Larz Anderson Auto Musuem
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Porsche Day at the Larz Anderson Auto Musuem Jpeg Attachments
grc0456 - 9 months ago

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When do we get one of these in the 718? URL
JackintheBoxster - 9 months ago

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What do you get when your cross a crock with a horse? A 5.0 litre V-8 Cayman URL
db997S - 9 months ago

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Re: What do you get when your cross a crock with a horse? A 5.0 litre V-8 Cayman
dennisafrompa - 9 months ago

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Remember this one? Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Re: Remember this one?
db997S - 9 months ago

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Not easy to drive!
grant - 9 months ago

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Yup. It;s all about the 0 - 60 time. *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Yup. It;s all about the 0 - 60 time.
Wayne K - 9 months ago

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PCA Fun Run this past Saturday Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Very cool. Thanks for sharing. *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Re: PCA Fun Run this past Saturday
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: PCA Fun Run this past Saturday
richard986pei - 9 months ago

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Great pics; Chrysler tech in the 50's--push button shifting and in-car record players. *NM*
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Hey, in-car record player a must for watching submarine races on lovers' lane with your best girl smoking smiley *NM*
db997S - 9 months ago

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Farewell to an old friend, hello to a new one Jpeg Attachments
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 10 months ago

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Re: Farewell to an old friend, hello to a new one
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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I remember when your car got stolen. What a way to start off your Boxster...
MarcW - 10 months ago

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Re: Farewell to an old friend, hello to a new one
boxtaboy - 10 months ago

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Another one bites the dust ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

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"Kind of sad"... agreed. I'm thinking of a new car and I don't want to own 3 cars...
MarcW - 10 months ago

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Re: "Kind of sad"... agreed. I'm thinking of a new car and I don't want to own 3 cars...
boxtaboy - 10 months ago

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Re: "Kind of sad"... agreed. I'm thinking of a new car and I don't want to own 3 cars...
MarcW - 10 months ago

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Re: "Kind of sad"... agreed. I'm thinking of a new car and I don't want to own 3 cars...
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

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Re: "Kind of sad"... agreed. I'm thinking of a new car and I don't want to own 3 cars...
MarcW - 10 months ago

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Bazillion? Is that more or less than a brazillian? grinning smiley grinning smiley grinning smiley *NM*
Burg Boxster - 10 months ago

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I think they are equivalent. *NM*
jg atl - 9 months ago

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Both beautiful cars.... the power difference must be a shock!
grant - 10 months ago

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Nothing better than a hot young ride smileys with beer
Gary in SoFL - 10 months ago

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I'd be interested...
JackintheBoxster - 10 months ago

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I remember picture #5...
Tony in Whittier - 10 months ago

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Congrats Bob!
SMILIN - 10 months ago

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Re: Farewell to an old friend, hello to a new one
catalogguy - 10 months ago

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Re: Farewell to an old friend, hello to a new one
BoxsterBob - San Carlos - 10 months ago

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Tardy to the party, but..............
grc0456 - 9 months ago

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Congratulations, Bob,
Roger987 - 9 months ago

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Congratulations and great story... thanks for sharing. smileys with beer *NM*
BarryL - 9 months ago

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Re: Farewell to an old friend, hello to a new one URL
george g - 9 months ago

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Thoughts on the Z-5
JackintheBoxster - 10 months ago

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Re: Thoughts on the Z-5
db997S - 10 months ago

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Re: Thoughts on the Z-5
JackintheBoxster - 10 months ago

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My experience
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 10 months ago

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Re: My experience
MarcW - 10 months ago

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BOTH of mine have been replaced...
grant - 9 months ago

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MAF sensor
Ed B - 9 months ago

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no. Three comments below
grant - 9 months ago

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Another perspective
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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I agree with you
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: MAF sensor
MarcW - 9 months ago

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PCA tech Q&A
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Re: PCA tech Q&A
MarcW - 9 months ago

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grinning smiley grinning smiley grinning smiley *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: PCA tech Q&A
Ed B - 9 months ago

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Re: PCA tech Q&A
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Check twice for compatibility Jpeg Attachments
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Re: Check twice for compatibility
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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To be clear
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Reinstalling the transmission (tip) rear cover
MikelSr - 9 months ago

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The easiest solution is to ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Re: The easiest solution is to ...
MikelSr - 9 months ago

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if you loosen the ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Re: if you loosen the ...
MikelSr - 9 months ago

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CEL/P0453/P0327 OBD-II Fault Codes Question
kw986s - 9 months ago

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Hmmm. Not entirely sure, but here's my thinking.
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: CEL/P0453/P0327 OBD-II Fault Codes Question
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Here URL
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Re: CEL/P0453/P0327 OBD-II Fault Codes Question Jpeg Attachments
kw986s - 9 months ago

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From last year, but an idiot and his car are soon parted. Man crashes 918 Spyder URL
db997S - 9 months ago

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Re: From last year, but an idiot and his car are soon parted. Man crashes 918 Spyder URL
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Brake wear...failure
boxsterd - 9 months ago

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Re: Brake wear...failure
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Brake wear...failure
TheFarmer - 9 months ago

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Sensor wires don't have to short
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Re: Sensor wires don't have to short
Petee_C - 9 months ago

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It can short
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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My observation is that....
grant - 9 months ago

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If you look at the tip of the sensor (old style -986) ... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Re: Brake wear...failure
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: Brake wear...failure
boxsterd - 9 months ago

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Depending on the ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Re: Brake wear...failure
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 9 months ago

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Let's simplify this....
grant - 9 months ago

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Porsche key blade swap... Need help Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Porsche key blade swap... Need help
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: Porsche key blade swap... Need help
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Forget it...figured it out... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Interesting, although no Porsche content...
JackintheBoxster - 9 months ago

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First day of school... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: First day of school...
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: First day of school...
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: First day of school...
db997S - 9 months ago

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Re: First day of school...
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: First day of school...
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: First day of school...
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: First day of school...
db997S - 9 months ago

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Re: First day of school...
dennisafrompa - 9 months ago

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Re: First day of school... Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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