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Time for some Fall colours. Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 24 October, 2014, at 7:57:23 am

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Fabulous! And the structure reminds me that, "you can sleep in a car, but you can't drive a house." *NM*
Laz - Friday, 24 October, 2014, at 10:21:20 am

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Re: Fabulous! And the structure reminds me that, "you can sleep in a car, but you can't drive a house."
BLKBOXS - Friday, 24 October, 2014, at 10:24:44 am

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Re: Fabulous! And the structure reminds me that, "you can sleep in a car, but you can't drive a house."
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 24 October, 2014, at 10:41:21 am

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Clever observation, GiO! *NM*
Laz - Sunday, 26 October, 2014, at 11:29:12 am

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I guess that depends on the size of the house.
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 24 October, 2014, at 10:37:51 am

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Congrats on winning the BoxsterRegister photo contest Guenter! *NM*
Crooster - Friday, 31 October, 2014, at 2:26:18 pm

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Re: Congrats on winning the BoxsterRegister photo contest Guenter!
Guenter in Ontario - Saturday, 1 November, 2014, at 7:23:25 am

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Short, but sweet (AutoX Run)
grant - Sunday, 26 October, 2014, at 8:12:10 am

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I'm curious? How many here Autocross? How many have tried it? *NM*
grant - Monday, 27 October, 2014, at 8:50:20 am

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Not yet, but just love to drive ad infinitum. *NM*
Laz - Monday, 27 October, 2014, at 2:47:37 pm

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You'll have to shorten infinity to somewhere between 50-80 seconds. *NM*
grant - Monday, 27 October, 2014, at 8:54:31 pm

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Used to do all the local PCA AX events
jg atl - Tuesday, 28 October, 2014, at 5:45:55 pm

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Re: Used to do all the local PCA AX events
MikenOH - Tuesday, 28 October, 2014, at 6:47:35 pm

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Yep, exactly. Im both curious, and also in effect doing a little market research for our own ..
grant - Wednesday, 29 October, 2014, at 12:52:34 pm

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Re: Used to do all the local PCA AX events
Meredith in Atlanta - Wednesday, 29 October, 2014, at 2:10:12 am

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Most ATL SCCA AX events are at Turner Field
jg atl - Friday, 31 October, 2014, at 11:56:20 am

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Re: Used to do all the local PCA AX events
Michael SYS Driver - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 7:03:55 am

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cayman pricing
sdm100 - Tuesday, 28 October, 2014, at 11:46:49 am

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Re: cayman pricing
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Tuesday, 28 October, 2014, at 12:32:00 pm

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Re: cayman pricing
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Tuesday, 28 October, 2014, at 2:54:22 pm

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That's to be expected. The asking price is almost certainly going to be higher than the...
MarcW - Tuesday, 28 October, 2014, at 3:31:10 pm

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Manheim auction prices are the floor.
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Friday, 31 October, 2014, at 7:50:39 am

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Driving around Croatia in a beat up red Mitsubishi rental car. See "Driving in Italy post below Jpeg Attachments URL
Jeff (Philly) - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 8:01:53 am

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I almost forgot to mention the caution 'Wild Boar' signs all around Croatia. Photo attached. Jpeg Attachments
Jeff (Philly) - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 8:40:51 pm

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Re: Driving around Croatia in a beat up red Mitsubishi rental car. See "Driving in Italy post below
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 31 October, 2014, at 6:52:56 am

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I have a Garmin with the Eastern European maps, it worked great. The paper map helped us follow
Jeff (Philly) - Friday, 31 October, 2014, at 7:40:57 am

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Anyone else going to Porsche Escape in Orlando?
Lawdevil & CURVN8R - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 9:10:02 am

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Off to VIR!
grant - Wednesday, 29 October, 2014, at 12:56:04 pm

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Smoke 'em, Grant! winking smiley *NM*
Roger987 - Wednesday, 29 October, 2014, at 7:07:56 pm

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Re: Off to VIR!
MikenOH - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 6:58:12 am

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Have a great time ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at 8:40:36 am

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Starting Issue
Wayne K - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 3:21:31 pm

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Obviously the best i can do is some educated guessing but...
grant - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 4:08:02 pm

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Or the immobilizer *NM*
Boxsterra - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 4:24:02 pm

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But wouldn't that be on or off, not "weak"? *NM*
grant - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 4:30:25 pm

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I didn't read "weak" in the description
Boxsterra - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 10:14:54 am

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Many possible explanations but I'm going with the most likely: Battery. Even though the battery...
MarcW - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 7:36:40 pm

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I like the bad connector theory - ground, starter wire, ...
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 6:18:51 am

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Have you done a few things:
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 6:35:48 am

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My first check would be the ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 7:22:12 am

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Re: My first check would be the ...
Wayne K - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 1:28:50 pm

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Typically the starter grounds itself when it mounts to the block
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 1:54:22 pm

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I would try desulfating the battery spinning smiley sticking its tongue out *NM*
Boxsterra - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 2:00:38 pm

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You got me.
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 5:34:52 pm

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for the record, I might get one of those toys for my track car. It often sits for 3-5 weeks
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 7:14:18 pm

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I wouldn't push start the car. That's not a solution. Based on the latest post...
MarcW - Wednesday, 15 October, 2014, at 10:03:26 am

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Re: I wouldn't push start the car. That's not a solution. Based on the latest post...
Wayne K - Wednesday, 15 October, 2014, at 12:54:00 pm

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Maybe, but maybe not...
MarcW - Wednesday, 15 October, 2014, at 4:25:37 pm

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simple enough to find out: try it. *NM*
grant - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 9:47:36 am

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Yes, one can try it but really why risk possibly damaging the paint/finish for no real...
MarcW - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 11:17:59 am

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I would not rule out the battery
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 6:13:40 am

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Rather than starting with the expensive and difficult
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 7:42:59 am

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A digital voltmeter works as well
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 9:07:46 am

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The problem is that that is not conclusive
Boxsterra - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 12:18:55 pm

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Re: The problem is that that is not conclusive
oldhoo07s - Friday, 17 October, 2014, at 6:24:57 am

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About sulfation
Boxsterra - Friday, 17 October, 2014, at 12:28:39 pm

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Update
Wayne K - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 11:29:07 am

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You can pull the fuel pump fuse and the engine will crank but not start. *NM*
MarcW - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 8:34:04 pm

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Fuel pump is fuse C4 *NM*
Boxsterra - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 8:49:37 pm

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Re: Fuel pump is fuse C4
Wayne K - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 10:13:39 am

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Just thought of something else
Wayne K - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 3:08:49 pm

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From what I recall of the symptoms -- a click when you turned the key to the start position...
MarcW - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 3:40:09 pm

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As i recall, and based on how i imagine it works, you would get no click.
grant - Wednesday, 22 October, 2014, at 7:22:51 pm

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Re: As i recall, and based on how i imagine it works, you would get no click.
Wayne K - Thursday, 23 October, 2014, at 10:26:12 am

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There is a security module involved that if the key RFID is recognized allows the starter to be.... URL
MarcW - Thursday, 23 October, 2014, at 11:22:53 am

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No lcue as to the relay, but your owners manual will say. The solenoid
grant - Thursday, 23 October, 2014, at 11:24:55 am

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Re: No lcue as to the relay, but your owners manual will say. The solenoid
Wayne K - Monday, 27 October, 2014, at 10:25:34 pm

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Those numbers prove a good battery. *NM*
grant - Tuesday, 28 October, 2014, at 6:51:28 am

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For what it's worth, CNET on Porsche Macan URL
JackintheBoxster - Monday, 27 October, 2014, at 9:30:01 am

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Re: For what it's worth, CNET on Porsche Macan
Roger987 - Monday, 27 October, 2014, at 12:29:27 pm

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Warning, intrusive ad content. *NM*
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 27 October, 2014, at 1:43:27 pm

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2006 911s cab or 2006 911c4s cab
diegotola - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 9:24:08 pm

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Right! *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 7:45:26 am

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Re: Right! +1 *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 7:57:04 am

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No poop +2 *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 9:35:29 am

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Easy decision - get a used 981 Boxster for about the same price
Roger987 - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 5:06:31 pm

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Re: 2006 911s cab or 2006 911c4s cab
MikenOH - Monday, 27 October, 2014, at 9:29:14 am

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2011 Boxster S....No sound and then sound.
decay - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 9:47:12 am

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My 08 Cayman S exhibited something like this behavior shortly after...
MarcW - Friday, 17 October, 2014, at 9:56:39 am

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Re: 2011 Boxster S....No sound and then sound.
Hobiedog - Saturday, 25 October, 2014, at 4:15:03 pm

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Nevermind (answered my own question)
grant - Friday, 24 October, 2014, at 5:03:36 pm

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Pedro what is the syntrax for adding a photo? [Pic}....[/Pic] ? *NM*
Jeff (Philly) - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 10:18:59 am

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img *NM*
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 10:35:13 am

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You can also press the image button (looks like a mountain landscape) *NM*
Boxsterra - Wednesday, 22 October, 2014, at 7:59:19 am

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I didn't have ahy visible icons while I was in Croatia. I am home now and I can see them again. *NM*
Jeff (Philly) - Thursday, 23 October, 2014, at 3:23:00 pm

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Aren't icons illigal in Croatia?
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 23 October, 2014, at 5:40:42 pm

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No, no, no, that has to do with Protetantism :-) *NM*
grant - Friday, 24 October, 2014, at 6:33:47 am

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grinning smiley *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 24 October, 2014, at 7:21:21 am

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Same Device. Also I could not access my banks https pages over there. *NM*
Jeff (Philly) - Friday, 24 October, 2014, at 6:55:26 am

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I actually ran into the same sort of problems while in Italy.
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 24 October, 2014, at 7:20:54 am

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How its supposed to be done URL
grant - Wednesday, 22 October, 2014, at 5:04:42 pm

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He certainly ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 22 October, 2014, at 6:37:13 pm

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Re: How its supposed to be done
Michael SYS Driver - Wednesday, 22 October, 2014, at 11:19:51 pm

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I struggle with what gear to use there.
grant - Thursday, 23 October, 2014, at 6:52:43 am

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One lap of Lightning URL
grant - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 4:42:19 pm

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Smooth! *NM*
Laz - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 4:53:21 pm

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A few more will be viewable on the same channel as i get them edited and up *NM*
grant - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 7:03:34 pm

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Re: One lap of Lightning
Guenter in Ontario - Wednesday, 22 October, 2014, at 6:11:24 am

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1G
grant - Wednesday, 22 October, 2014, at 6:54:14 am

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Re: 1G
MikenOH - Wednesday, 22 October, 2014, at 8:12:55 am

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Brakes? Don't they slow you down? *NM*
grant - Wednesday, 22 October, 2014, at 8:27:59 am

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Ettore Bugatti would be proud of you. *NM*
Laz - Wednesday, 22 October, 2014, at 9:13:27 am

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Re: One lap of Lightning
Michael SYS Driver - Wednesday, 22 October, 2014, at 11:02:05 pm

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Driving in Italy (NBC)
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 7:50:07 am

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Re: Driving in Italy (NBC) - another take Video Attachments
grant - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 8:31:32 am

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Si, grazie. I wish you'd have posted that BEFORE I went to Italy. Then I'd have been prepared. grinning smiley *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 9:06:36 am

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Re: Driving in Italy (NBC)
MikenOH - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 11:46:46 am

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Re: Driving in Italy (NBC)
Joanne in OC - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 7:47:20 pm

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Parking in Italy (NBC) Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 8:28:42 pm

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I am in Dubrovnik Croatia. Yesterday I drove the costal D8 from Split to Dubrovnik, Same thing. *NM*
Jeff (Philly) - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 10:12:43 am

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Wow. That moped sure gets around.
Guenter in Ontario - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 10:38:12 am

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We drove through Bosnia yesterday getting here from Split. Going to drive into Montenegro tomorrow.
Jeff (Philly) - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 12:45:33 pm

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Boxster Sighting, with Montenegro plates. We saw it after returning to Croatia thru passport control
Jeff (Philly) - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 9:55:44 am

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Here is the photo ( http://greatvalleyhouse.com/Boxster/BoxsterinCroat ia.jpg ) Copy and paste URL Jpeg Attachments
Jeff (Philly) - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 12:37:25 pm

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Built on a slope?... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 1:04:42 pm

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Re: Built on a slope?... Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 4:33:59 pm

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The body language for the folks in pic #1....
Tony in Whittier - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 10:03:26 pm

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Re: The body language for the folks in pic #1.... Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 7:55:23 am

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Re: The body language for the folks in pic #1....
Laz - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 9:30:15 am

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Oh that's funny
grant - Wednesday, 22 October, 2014, at 8:32:59 am

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Re: The body language for the folks in pic #1....
Gary in SoFL - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 9:34:11 am

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Re: The body language for the folks in pic #1.... Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 12:17:18 pm

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LOL....just my luck *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 3:45:20 pm

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oh my..... you MEN!!!!
Joanne in OC - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 9:02:17 pm

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Old topic, but now a minor inconvenience....
Tony in Whittier - Friday, 17 October, 2014, at 11:31:55 pm

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Here's the fix ... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Saturday, 18 October, 2014, at 6:10:43 am

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Plasti Dip Now Comes in Spray Cans
DanStub - Saturday, 18 October, 2014, at 7:38:15 am

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Bought the plasti-dip. Used laquer thinner. Then light sanding....
Tony in Whittier - Tuesday, 21 October, 2014, at 7:20:24 pm

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Re: Old topic, but now a minor inconvenience.... URL
boxtaboy - Saturday, 18 October, 2014, at 4:06:58 pm

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I just installed the Numeric Shifter URL
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Saturday, 18 October, 2014, at 6:53:23 pm

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Re: I just installed the Numeric Shifter
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Sunday, 19 October, 2014, at 6:23:55 am

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My impressions....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 6:52:06 pm

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Another night under observation sad smiley
Joanne in OC - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 7:53:41 pm

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Re: Another night under observation sad smiley
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 8:33:05 pm

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Word of advice...
MarcW - Friday, 17 October, 2014, at 9:48:55 am

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PCA Grand Prix region is having an off road event on Sunday with Cayennes and Macans.... URL
Tony in Whittier - Friday, 17 October, 2014, at 10:43:23 am

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Thanks Tony
Joanne in OC - Sunday, 19 October, 2014, at 11:15:25 am

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....and your sunroof is easier to open and much larger cool smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 10:05:00 am

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DME ready status (smog related)
Cris - Sunday, 19 October, 2014, at 7:55:24 pm

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A tune complicate things. It may disable the secondary air injection operation or in some way...
MarcW - Sunday, 19 October, 2014, at 8:36:56 pm

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Re: DME ready status (smog related)
jlegelis - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 5:59:51 am

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Most likely ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 20 October, 2014, at 6:07:32 am

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Factory Incentives?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Saturday, 18 October, 2014, at 6:47:16 pm

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Re: Factory Incentives?
MikenOH - Sunday, 19 October, 2014, at 6:15:47 am

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Problem with 2001 CDR-220 cd player - thoughts?
rrr - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 9:02:57 pm

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Re: Problem with 2001 CDR-220 cd player - thoughts?
San Rensho - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 9:16:45 pm

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Those radios ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Friday, 17 October, 2014, at 1:33:28 pm

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+1 I had exactly the same symptoms
JMstamford,ct - Friday, 17 October, 2014, at 3:33:48 pm

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Re: Problem with 2001 CDR-220 cd player - thoughts?
rrr - Friday, 17 October, 2014, at 4:13:22 pm

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DOF
getready - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 9:32:45 pm

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Re: DOF
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Friday, 17 October, 2014, at 12:07:30 pm

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Ims
getready - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 9:29:46 pm

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The dreaded check engine light sad smiley ..... x2 sad smiley
Joanne in OC - Wednesday, 15 October, 2014, at 9:42:45 pm

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What code? What valve?
grant - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 6:20:16 am

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Re: The dreaded check engine light sad smiley ..... x2 sad smiley
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 6:21:30 am

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My mistake
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 6:35:41 am

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Re: The dreaded check engine light sad smiley ..... x2 sad smiley
Guenter in Ontario - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 7:08:50 am

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The codes
Joanne in OC - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 8:32:25 am

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Re: The codes
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 8:43:55 am

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Absolutely. No need to panic. Thsiis why i bought a $70 code reader
grant - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 9:57:11 am

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Ohhh the famous N80 or purge valve
grant - Thursday, 16 October, 2014, at 9:52:33 am

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Baaaack smiling bouncing smiley
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 5:22:46 pm

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It feels good to not be on vacation in Italy any more?
grant - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 6:25:21 pm

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Eating my cake and having it too. winking smiley
Guenter in Ontario - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 7:01:32 pm

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Or is it drinking your rosso di montalchino and having it too
grant - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 6:41:47 am

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La Vita in Rosa! *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 9:55:34 am

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Re: Baaaack smiling bouncing smiley
Naples986 - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 9:46:01 am

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Sounds like a wonderful trip, G-man
Roger987 - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 6:16:31 pm

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Welcome Back
Joanne in OC - Wednesday, 15 October, 2014, at 9:34:26 pm

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Porterfield R-4 brake pads
grant - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 8:59:57 am

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Since no one else has, i'll reply ( I got more info to share)
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 5:42:06 pm

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718 Cancelled? URL
JackintheBoxster - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 2:36:25 pm

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It doesn't surprise me
MikenOH - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 3:10:32 pm

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Or is it the Miata price point competition?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 7:28:43 pm

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There goes ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 5:32:37 am

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Re: There goes ...
hoppy44 - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 8:43:49 am

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Having driven it, I think the sales guy is correct, and I own a 991 *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 9:48:14 am

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I don't buy it
JackintheBoxster - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 9:51:15 am

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Just read the Motor Trend Best Drivers Car article
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 7:06:07 pm

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Re: There goes ...
Crooster - Tuesday, 7 October, 2014, at 11:02:21 am

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I suspect the whole thing was a scam to obtain consumer data....
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 3:15:55 pm

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Re: I suspect the whole thing was a scam to obtain consumer data....
Roger987 - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 6:19:32 pm

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I don't think it will be for long, Roger.
MikenOH - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 6:46:59 am

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The trend is wide and deep..
grant - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 8:37:50 am

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Re: The trend is wide and deep..
MikenOH - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 12:56:42 pm

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Re: The trend is wide and deep..
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 4:15:17 pm

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Sure, today. But you dont plan for today... to quote Wayne Gretsky
grant - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 4:56:23 pm

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You are all wrong... it is natural gas.
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 8:49:27 pm

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That is a good point. It too has some drawbacks...
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 6:15:55 am

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Re: 718 Cancelled?
JackintheBoxster - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 4:21:22 pm

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Re: 718 Cancelled?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 8:09:56 am

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what whole thing? *NM*
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 8:11:34 am

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Re: what whole thing?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 8:22:43 am

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frankly, since the 1997 intro od the M96...
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 9:48:34 am

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One comment about Porsche reliability--atleast since 2009 MY
MikenOH - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 1:23:31 pm

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Re: One comment about Porsche reliability--atleast since 2009 MY
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 3:26:36 pm

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Will they ever be "appreciated" by the masses? I doubt it.
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 5:33:47 pm

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Need some quick help - current draw in Audi
grant - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 2:07:05 pm

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No help, but a little humor relating to the battery's sudden demise:
Laz - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 2:51:58 pm

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Exactly. Oh yea, you have too much free time. *NM*
grant - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 3:04:50 pm

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Rainy day. Also retired and (mostly) loving it! *NM*
Laz - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 3:18:25 pm

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That's a lot of current draw. Based on some measurements of various vehicle current draws...
MarcW - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 5:15:20 pm

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Thanks for the info. Consistent with my thoughts. More below
grant - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 6:45:56 pm

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And here's the final (happy ending)
grant - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 9:24:42 am

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An intermittent issue with the dying battery; chemical or plate shorting or...? *NM*
Laz - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 3:54:10 pm

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Its veryhard to say. My chemistry runs out before i would venture too much...
grant - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 6:34:07 am

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Astute conjectures on your part thus far. *NM*
Laz - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 7:00:30 am

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When a battery is old
Boxsterra - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 12:25:17 pm

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Maybe. But did you read the history--it doesnt read that way
grant - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 1:43:17 pm

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Sulfation is slow but there is a tipping point
Boxsterra - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 5:21:02 pm

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Rather uncommon in a battery that is used regularly, no? And was working not just OK, but grea
grant - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 8:50:24 am

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Re: Rather uncommon in a battery that is used regularly, no?
MarcW - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 10:19:04 am

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RThe driving was 40 mile seach way to work and back, 2/3 highway.
grant - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 8:37:24 pm

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Re: RThe driving was 40 mile seach way to work and back, 2/3 highway.
MarcW - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 9:32:41 am

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Hey , remember, no complaining here - this battery lasted > 8 years
grant - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 9:43:55 am

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A few things to consider here
Boxsterra - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 6:43:42 am

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"more so in a battery with usage patterns like yours":
grant - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 8:33:25 am

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"even if i left it for 2 weeks untouched"
Boxsterra - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 5:32:42 pm

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that's more helpful, but still leaves as many questions as it answers, at least to me
grant - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 5:45:52 pm

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Given the age of the battery and the speed at which it went bad I'm going with...
MarcW - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 7:39:29 pm

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Me too. *NM*
grant - Tuesday, 14 October, 2014, at 6:16:20 am

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Headset recommendation?
JackintheBoxster - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 2:06:32 pm

207

Yes, a wired one.... really
grant - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 4:08:17 pm

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Re: Yes, a wired one.... really
JackintheBoxster - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 4:14:37 pm

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Better because there is minimal distorion on the wire vs bluetooth URL
grant - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 6:22:07 pm

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Re: Better because there is minimal distorion on the wire vs bluetooth
JackintheBoxster - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 7:18:19 pm

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There are many advantages to BT. If oyu find one with really good quality..
grant - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 6:03:40 am

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There's a (surmountable) bandwidth issue with Bluetooth
Boxsterra - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 7:07:18 am

136

Well...
grant - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 8:26:32 am

106

Re: Well...
JackintheBoxster - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 8:43:52 am

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I have no idea really. I've had cheap ones with fairly good audio quality and expensive ones
grant - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 9:45:23 am

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You're wrong on the 4 kHz stat
Boxsterra - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 2:00:39 pm

83

Now that's rather insulting. But i'm not sure what you point is any longer anyway...
grant - Sunday, 12 October, 2014, at 5:36:39 pm

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I agree, let's get back to the subject at hand
Boxsterra - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 5:15:31 pm

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I tried a bunch.... $25 Plantronics is the best I ever had.
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 5:58:06 pm

127

Hmm. So whats up with this supposed DOF failure? URL
San Rensho - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 9:38:13 pm

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Re: Hmm. So whats up with this supposed DOF failure?
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 25 September, 2014, at 10:24:24 pm

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I know of one case ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 8:28:46 am

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Very reassuring, as I've told my friend who bought my 986 he should install one at a clutch change.
Laz - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 10:09:23 am

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The problem is by the time he sees bits in the filter it may be too late. The engine has to be...
MarcW - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 1:54:55 pm

107

I believe I made him aware of that, but he's "willing" to take the risk. *NM*
Laz - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 4:22:32 pm

131

Doesn't add up
Boxsterra - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 9:25:31 am

113

Good point. *NM*
Laz - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 10:07:27 am

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My two cents: does not implicate the DOF ( in short: agree) - more
grant - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 5:41:26 pm

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Re: Hmm. So whats up with this supposed DOF failure? Gif Attachments
Burg Boxster - Friday, 26 September, 2014, at 12:34:14 pm

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Re: Hmm. So whats up with this supposed DOF failure?
BOB W - Saturday, 27 September, 2014, at 7:20:25 pm

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Re: Hmm. So whats up with this supposed DOF failure?
chamilun - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 4:50:09 pm

118

One thing....
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 29 September, 2014, at 6:35:39 pm

138

Very good points. That said, I think the 986forum poster was hasty and unfair
grant - Tuesday, 30 September, 2014, at 6:18:38 am

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Re: Very good points. That said, I think the 986forum poster was hasty and unfair
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:53:54 am

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That's bad logic as i explained already - but will again, more slowly
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:56:50 am

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Re: That's bad logic as i explained already - but will again, more slowly
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 11:19:42 am

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M96? N on my own, no. I dont have the tools. Why?
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 11:30:13 am

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To AmondC
Roger987 - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 10:21:03 am

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Re: To AmondC
amondc - Wednesday, 8 October, 2014, at 7:08:49 pm

127

Thanks, Chris.
grant - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 6:28:01 am

104

Thanks, glad to learn you're not the rumored Jiffy Lube guy, and the jury is still out on Grant winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 11:12:41 am

102

Re: Thanks, Chris.
Roger987 - Saturday, 11 October, 2014, at 8:36:37 am

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Re: One thing....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Tuesday, 30 September, 2014, at 7:06:13 pm

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IO realize how oen sided it looks. But i beleiev he simply didnt think (on many levels)
grant - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 7:04:07 am

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It may be ignorance ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 7:20:29 am

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Re: It may be ignorance ...
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:49:24 am

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Read the thread above. context matters.
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:57:59 am

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Re: Read the thread above. context matters.
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 11:27:08 am

101

Great answer.
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 12:00:52 pm

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ADMIN! - Keep it above the belt
Boxsterra - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 8:24:57 am

100

Bad Faith ?
Roger987 - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 12:40:20 pm

186

Actually
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 2:25:47 pm

84

Re: Actually
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 2:34:26 pm

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Re: Actually
Roger987 - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 4:10:15 pm

103

I speculated at length on exactly that
grant - Wednesday, 1 October, 2014, at 4:34:35 pm

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Re: One thing....
amondc - Thursday, 9 October, 2014, at 12:16:59 pm

101

Re: Hmm. So whats up with this supposed DOF failure?
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:46:32 am

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I dont see the details in your answer that I'd like to see. ( and i asked about)
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 10:55:56 am

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Re: I dont see the details in your answer that I'd like to see. ( and i asked about)
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 11:16:31 am

91

That's fine. But..
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 11:59:22 am

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Re: That's fine. But..
amondc - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 3:31:54 pm

112

But - not to be argumentative - what if the oil pressure or flow is marginal?
grant - Friday, 3 October, 2014, at 4:27:20 pm

100

Did you also change the oil during this service? *NM*
Boxsterra - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 8:33:36 am

99

I've also asked him
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 9:29:19 am

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Re: I've also asked him
Gary in SoFL - Saturday, 4 October, 2014, at 12:06:42 pm

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Re: I've also asked him
boxtaboy - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 7:57:51 am

98

Here's a link - scroll down to PDF Attachments
Roger987 - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 10:56:28 am

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Agreed. If he has that much experience...
grant - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 11:58:48 am

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Gee he didn't
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 12:54:13 pm

85

Yes, Mike, those are indeed some of an almost infinite list of possibilities...
Roger987 - Sunday, 5 October, 2014, at 2:00:22 pm

113

Exactly, all i did was state hwo i saw the sytem and ask. And i'm still open to learning. *NM*
grant - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 9:08:42 am

112

And I regularly
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 9:09:28 am

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That was nto my message at all.
grant - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 9:03:24 am

89

Exactly
Roger987 - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 11:38:14 am

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Re: Exactly
chamilun - Monday, 6 October, 2014, at 5:16:44 pm

94

Not sure if Chris will return to add this, but on the original thread...
grant - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 6:06:46 am

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Re: Not sure if Chris will return to add this, but on the original thread...
MikenOH - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 6:46:34 am

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Re: Not sure if Chris will return to add this, but on the original thread...
amondc - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 7:17:27 am

115

From the small dample i have touched...
grant - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 8:04:25 am

115

Becomes stranger to me
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 9:27:38 am

81

It opens many cans of worms... *NM*
grant - Friday, 10 October, 2014, at 11:47:27 am

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There's a LOT of weird data here .... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Monday, 13 October, 2014, at 4:21:39 pm

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