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Removing the key to the Boxster... car's electrical system is still "on"
RainyDayGarage - 8 months ago

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Re: Removing the key to the Boxster... car's electrical system is still "on"
boxtaboy - 8 months ago

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Re: Removing the key to the Boxster... car's electrical system is still "on"
RainyDayGarage - 8 months ago

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Probably fine
Boxsterra - 8 months ago

226

Hard to know for sure
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

248

It depends...
MarcW - 8 months ago

225

After shutdown
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

257

I had the "no clunk" problem URL
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 8 months ago

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I know I've been a bit absent from PB lately ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Re: I know I've been a bit absent from PB lately ...
jg atl - 9 months ago

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Re: I know I've been a bit absent from PB lately ...
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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congrats pedro!
frogster - 9 months ago

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I have ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Congratulations, Pedro! *NM*
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Great pics. Congrats. *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Busy man..... Congrats!! *NM*
Clam - 9 months ago

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Congratulations Pedro...
FrankZ, Chicago - 9 months ago

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Re: I know I've been a bit absent from PB lately ...
Frontpage - 9 months ago

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Congrats to Mary and you and your loving family...family being the most important part of life.
Harvey in FL - 9 months ago

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Re: I know I've been a bit absent from PB lately ...
grc0456 - 9 months ago

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excuses, excuses.
JMstamford,ct - 9 months ago

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Congrats, Pedro! Next cigar is on me. *NM*
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 9 months ago

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Congrat's Pedro, and best wishes to the bride and groom. *NM*
Roger987 - 8 months ago

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Cracked Passenger Side Mirror Jpeg Attachments
AndyInNYC - 8 months ago

299

An opportunity
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 8 months ago

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"It feels like a symphony"
Roger987 - 8 months ago

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Re: "It feels like a symphony"
Guenter in Ontario - 8 months ago

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TPMS and changing tire/wheel
jeff in VA - 10 months ago

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Re: TPMS and changing tire/wheel
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Congrat's Jeff
Roger987 - 10 months ago

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Re: Congrat's Jeff
MarcW - 10 months ago

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Re: Congrat's Jeff
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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"Looking forward to those pics and you impressions of the car"
Roger987 - 10 months ago

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Well,
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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718
jeff in VA - 9 months ago

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Re: 718
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: 718 Jpeg Attachments
jeff in VA - 9 months ago

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Very nice. Enjoy the heck out of it! *NM*
MarcW - 9 months ago

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OK
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: 718
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Re: 718
jg atl - 9 months ago

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Re: 718
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: 718
Tweety - 9 months ago

226

OMG!
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

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Re: TPMS and changing tire/wheel
grc0456 - 8 months ago

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986 2.7 04 Control arm bushes.
Mc5716 - 9 months ago

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Re: 986 2.7 04 Control arm bushes.
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: 986 2.7 04 Control arm bushes.
Mc5716 - 9 months ago

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Re: 986 2.7 04 Control arm bushes.
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Re: 986 2.7 04 Control arm bushes. URL
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: 986 2.7 04 Control arm bushes.
ghude - 9 months ago

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Boxster Auf Wiedersehen
JackintheBoxster - 9 months ago

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Sorry to hear. What happened?
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Sorry to hear. What happened?
JackintheBoxster - 9 months ago

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Re: Sorry to hear. What happened?
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Daughter in law and friend bought from CarMax
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Re: Boxster Auf Wiedersehen
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: Boxster Auf Wiedersehen
db997S - 9 months ago

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Re: Boxster Auf Wiedersehen
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: Boxster Auf Wiedersehen
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Re: Boxster Auf Wiedersehen
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: Boxster Auf Wiedersehen
db997S - 9 months ago

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Go for the gusto! 1940 Cadillac V16 *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Boxster Auf Wiedersehen
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 9 months ago

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Re: Boxster Auf Wiedersehen
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Boxster Auf Wiedersehen
db997S - 9 months ago

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Thump on Shift
kentv1 - 9 months ago

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I think we'd need more description...but i think not
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Thump on Shift URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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IMS and DOF
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: IMS and DOF
Anker - 9 months ago

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Re: IMS and DOF
Ed B - 9 months ago

236

Can you elaborate on what one would use an impact wrench on?
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Can you elaborate on what one would use an impact wrench on?
Ed B - 9 months ago

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OK, yea that woudl nto be good. I torqued the one i put in. This one... dunno *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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It's a good thing
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Do I detect sarcasm? *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Actually, no
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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you have more confidence than I do....
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Actually, no. Or maybe yes
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Re: IMS and DOF
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 9 months ago

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My memory is Jake Raby is on record stating the problem never was with lubrication... URL
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: My memory is Jake Raby is on record stating the problem never was with lubrication...
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 9 months ago

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Re: My memory is Jake Raby is on record stating the problem never was with lubrication...
MarcW - 9 months ago

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No supporting logic or evidence in that post
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: No supporting logic or evidence in that post
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 9 months ago

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Re: No supporting logic or evidence in that post
MarcW - 9 months ago

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That makes sense. As does mike's question about grit/dirt...
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: That makes sense. As does mike's question about grit/dirt...
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Not too concerned
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: No supporting logic or evidence in that post
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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Mist, not splash URL
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 9 months ago

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and let's remember that my retrofit degraded severely in 39k miles
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: and let's remember that my retrofit degraded severely in 39k miles
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Thanks Pedro. *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Service in West Palm Beach area
sdm100 - 9 months ago

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If I was lucky enough to live that close
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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2nd that *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Service in West Palm Beach area
decay - 9 months ago

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Broke the block today. So, what did I find? Jpeg Attachments
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Broke the block today. So, what did I find?
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Answers and comments
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Answers and comments
MarcW - 9 months ago

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All true, all trade-offs, but from what i hear....
grant - 9 months ago

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On displacement vs. Strength, from LNE
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Answers and comments
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 9 months ago

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If i didnt remove the seals, the Oil Feed would......not feed :-) *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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cracked rods
frogster - 9 months ago

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"Cracked or Fractured Rods" Jpeg Attachments
grant - 9 months ago

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thanks grant
frogster - 9 months ago

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Re: Broke the block today. So, what did I find?
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Re: Broke the block today. So, what did I find?
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Broke the block today. So, what did I find?
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Dumb question .... Re: DOF and IMS
JMstamford,ct - 9 months ago

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I dont believe so. It would have . . .
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Dumb question .... Re: DOF and IMS
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Re: Dumb question .... Re: DOF and IMS
Ed B - 9 months ago

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Just FYI - I had *NO* seals in my bearing... Jpeg Attachments
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Just FYI - I had *NO* seals in my bearing...
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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For clarification. i am nbot talkign abotu oil in the bearing.....
grant - 9 months ago

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As I understand it...
JMstamford,ct - 9 months ago

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Oil gets into the bearing from the fact that it sits submerged in oil in the sump. At least at rest.
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Dumb question .... Re: DOF and IMS
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 9 months ago

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I had the nose repainted and tires
JMstamford,ct - 9 months ago

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For when you can have the car detailed after any paint work...
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: I had the nose repainted and tires Jpeg Attachments URL
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Don't need to detail the newly painted part yet
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Strange...
JMstamford,ct - 9 months ago

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Wait on detailing newly painted panels
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Re: I had the nose repainted and tires
Rob in KC - 9 months ago

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Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
tonyd - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
amondc - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
tonyd - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
amondc - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ?? URL
tonyd - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
tonyd - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
amondc - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
tonyd - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
tonyd - 9 months ago

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Wow
Roger987 - 2 years ago

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Re: Technofix DOF with new option of staggered double row ??
amondc - 2 years ago

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There is a reason why it's not needed. I have said it innumerable times but ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 years ago

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Re: There is a reason why it's not needed. I have said it innumerable times but ...
tonyd - 2 years ago

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Re: There is a reason why it's not needed. I have said it innumerable times but ...
amondc - 2 years ago

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Re: There is a reason why it's not needed. I have said it innumerable times but ...
Roger987 - 2 years ago

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What breaks is the bearing ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 2 years ago

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Re: What breaks is the bearing ...
amondc - 2 years ago

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Not true
Boxsterra - 2 years ago

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I think the poitn was...
grant - 2 years ago

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Yet some, dare I say most, do. *NM*
MarcW - 2 years ago

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Well, it depends on what you call "survivie". Not as designed it doesn;t.
grant - 2 years ago

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I interpreted it as
Boxsterra - 2 years ago

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Well even the plain bearing has been known to fail...
MarcW - 2 years ago

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actually, i'm still back on steop #1 - how we get the failure rate below zero.....
grant - 2 years ago

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Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
Anker - 9 months ago

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Re: Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Was this filmed in Stuttgart?spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Re: Was this filmed in Stuttgart?spinning smiley sticking its tongue out
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Was this filmed in Stuttgart?spinning smiley sticking its tongue out
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Re: Now I know how Porsche creates all those pops and crackles in their exhaust...
db997S - 9 months ago

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PCNA sets new sales records in 2016 URL
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Re: PCNA sets new sales records in 2016
Anker - 9 months ago

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Re: PCNA sets new sales records in 2016
db997S - 9 months ago

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Re: PCNA sets new sales records in 2016
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Audi, too, did well, especially with its SUV's URL
Roger987 - 9 months ago

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Re: PCNA sets new sales records in 2016
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Step 2: Take the Motor Apart Jpeg Attachments
grant - 9 months ago

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Ft. Lauderdale airport shooting URL
grc0456 - 9 months ago

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Which year, best bang for the buck
chamilun - 9 months ago

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Re: Which year, best bang for the buck
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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+ 1
Roger987 - 9 months ago

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Easy....
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: Easy....
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Yes,....
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Re: Yes,....
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Yes,....
MarcW - 9 months ago

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I just pulled the clutch on my track car
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: I just pulled the clutch on my track car
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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How can you have a lambo and not abuse it?
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: How can you have a lambo and not abuse it?
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: How can you have a lambo and not abuse it?
db997S - 9 months ago

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Re: How can you have a lambo and not abuse it?
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: How can you have a lambo and not abuse it?
db997S - 9 months ago

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Re: How can you have a lambo and not abuse it?
boxtaboy - 9 months ago

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Re: Easy....
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - 9 months ago

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Well, i'd look differently than by year
grant - 9 months ago

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2009. No IMS as Porsche designed it out of the car
db997S - 9 months ago

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2009 or newer
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 9 months ago

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Re: Which year, best bang for the buck
chamilun - 9 months ago

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Help! Police! Jpeg Attachments
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Help! Police!
Guenter in Ontario - 9 months ago

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Re: Help! Police!
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Quick answers ( happy to talk as well)
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Quick answers ( happy to talk as well)
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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here's how i figure...
grant - 9 months ago

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Some of you may have noted that i have an error in my assumptions
grant - 9 months ago

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FYI - i am also looking at how to retrofit a hillbilly dry sump. *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Excellent
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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I am told ...
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Help! Police!... what electrical / ECU modifications are required?
m2 - 9 months ago

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Re: Help! Police!... what electrical / ECU modifications are required?
MarcW - 9 months ago

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I am not swapping anything....same motor
grant - 9 months ago

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Yeeehaaa!!!
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 9 months ago

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Happy New Year... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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Yes, best wishes for the new year to this entire community of friends *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: Happy New Year...
frogster - 9 months ago

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Passenger Door Window
Boxster997 - 10 months ago

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Re: Passenger Door Window
MarcW - 10 months ago

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Could be the fuse
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Re: Could be the fuse
Anker - 10 months ago

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But which fuse? B6, C3, D1
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

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Doesn't matter
Boxsterra - 9 months ago

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Are you referring to ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 9 months ago

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A Porsche and passenger onboard make the news in Atlanta URL
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Saw an article in the Atlanta paper this morning....
jg atl - 9 months ago

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How do you get a gyn rack and a hond dog in the back of a 981? *NM*
grant - 9 months ago

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Re: How do you get a gyn rack and a hond dog in the back of a 981?
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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718 S on Road & Track February 2017 cover... Jpeg Attachments
jlegelis - 9 months ago

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Fabspeed Tries, but Fails at 718 Exhaust. Sounds like the car has gas (flatulence)
db997S - 9 months ago

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Re: Fabspeed Tries, but Fails at 718 Exhaust. Sounds like the car has gas (flatulence)
MikenOH - 9 months ago

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Loud/unnatural overrun I believe comes from fuel and possibly ignition being cut but the throttle...
MarcW - 9 months ago

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Feliz Christmas ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

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Re: Feliz Christmas ...
Anker - 10 months ago

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or Merry Navidad!
frogster - 10 months ago

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Re: Feliz Christmas ...
grc0456 - 10 months ago

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Re: Feliz Christmas ...
Guenter in Ontario - 10 months ago

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Happy Boxing Day *NM*
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

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Drop Links & Anti Roll Bushes
marty - 10 months ago

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Mine lasted >100k miles, including track and AX
grant - 10 months ago

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Re: Drop Links & Anti Roll Bushes
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 10 months ago

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Suspension wear isn't gauged by mileage
Boxsterra - 10 months ago

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Happy ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 10 months ago

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2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
ace1 - 10 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
grc0456 - 10 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
carlos in Montreal - 10 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
grc0456 - 10 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
ace1 - 10 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
grc0456 - 10 months ago

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Re: 2001 Boxster carpet soaked behind drivers seat
ace1 - 10 months ago

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And
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 10 months ago

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Re: And
carlos in Montreal - 10 months ago

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Werks Reunion - Amelia Island 3/10/17 URL
grc0456 - 10 months ago

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This topic has been moved. 986 2.7 04 Control arm bushes.
This topic has been moved. This topic has been moved. Mc5716 - 9 months ago

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