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Oil Level Indicator
eicheldp - 5 months ago

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A few observations.
grant - 5 months ago

112

Re: A few observations.
eicheldp - 5 months ago

93

Step #1 - check the dipstick after letting it sit, truly level.
grant - 5 months ago

110

Re: A few observations. URL
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 5 months ago

115

Maybe my car's issue (posted elsewhere) is level sender related?
Laz - 4 months ago

91

Yes. It is a possibility. *NM*
MarcW - 4 months ago

81

Good to hear your opinion, Marc. Also, I would be very much relieved if that's the problem. *NM*
Laz - 4 months ago

88

That was the point of my admittedly cheekcy dipstick comment... in fact...
grant - 4 months ago

69

Is the oil light an oil pressure warning or an oil level warning light?
MarcW - 5 months ago

109

Re: Is the oil light an oil pressure warning or an oil level warning light?
eicheldp - 4 months ago

69

Cayman GT4 for $50. PDF Attachments
db997S - 4 months ago

283

What the hey, I'm in. *NM*
Laz - 4 months ago

84

Seeking Advice - IMS
kgribbon - 4 months ago

239

Since you have owned the car since new unless you had an IMSB "fix" installed...
MarcW - 4 months ago

82

Re: Since you have owned the car since new unless you had an IMSB "fix" installed...
kgribbon - 4 months ago

74

Re: Since you have owned the car since new unless you had an IMSB "fix" installed...
jlegelis - 4 months ago

90

To you, what is the worst
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 4 months ago

87

Re: Seeking Advice - IMS
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

90

This is exactly what i was thinking.
grant - 4 months ago

80

Porsche Parade Mexico 2014 VIDEO
Frissen - 4 months ago

242

Re: Porsche Parade Mexico 2014 VIDEO
kmmalek - 4 months ago

76

Frissen ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

79

2nd that
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

76

3rd that
Guenter in Ontario - 4 months ago

83

I thought WE were south of YOUR border!
jg atl - 4 months ago

72

Re: I thought WE were south of YOUR border!
Guenter in Ontario - 4 months ago

74

Re: Porsche Parade Mexico 2014 VIDEO
Frissen - 4 months ago

75

Boxster Kart Png Attachments
Laz - 4 months ago

100

Re: Boxster Kart
Guenter in Ontario - 4 months ago

70

very nice video...looked like some drones were used for some of the filming.. *NM*
Motobob - 4 months ago

71

Michelin Pilot Sport tire question
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 4 months ago

212

As long as ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

69

Thanks
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 4 months ago

65

The Super Sports are cheaper ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

70

More sudden breakaway with Super Sports? Not good at the rear; but maybe insignificant difference? *NM*
Laz - 4 months ago

80

Builder codes
toliverj - 4 months ago

242

Re: Builder codes
Roger987 - 4 months ago

81

Re: Builder codes
toliverj - 4 months ago

83

Re: Builder codes
Roger987 - 4 months ago

81

Re: Builder codes he
toliverj - 4 months ago

81

Re: Builder codes he URL
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 4 months ago

78

Re: Builder codes he URL
Roger987 - 4 months ago

64

Junked my 986 S eye popping smiley
IFlyLow - 4 months ago

376

Sorry to see you ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

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Re: Sorry to see you ...
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

89

How many cars removed from a Boxster are you at this point? winking smiley the finger smiley smileys with beer *NM*
Burg Boxster - 4 months ago

77

The same number as you spinning smiley sticking its tongue out tongue sticking out smiley smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

82

I have a cure for that ... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 4 months ago

100

Re: I have a cure for that ...
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

75

Re: I have a cure for that ...
db997S - 4 months ago

92

Apparently...
Burg Boxster - 4 months ago

81

Re: Apparently...UGH
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

89

Re: Sorry to see you ...
Post Falls Rob - 4 months ago

73

Re: Sorry to see you ...
IFlyLow - 4 months ago

62

For those of us looking for the 'perfect' 986 or 987 successor... URL
Roger987 - 4 months ago

322

Instead of... URL
Burg Boxster - 4 months ago

91

Re: Instead of... URL
Guenter in Ontario - 4 months ago

85

Re: Instead of...
Roger987 - 4 months ago

89

"Here"?
Burg Boxster - 4 months ago

125

I had good luck with Autotrader
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 4 months ago

98

The author of the G&M article is not my favorite automotive writer
MikenOH - 4 months ago

80

Re: The author of the G&M article is not my favorite automotive writer
Roger987 - 4 months ago

70

I.C.W.
ff42racer - 4 months ago

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Re: I.C.W.
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

86

Thanks, didn't know either & don't think Google search has it. *NM*
Laz - 4 months ago

76

Re: I.C.W.
Guenter in Ontario - 4 months ago

79

Google acronym URL
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 4 months ago

92

Looking for forum wisdom on suspenstion / dynamics tuning.
grant - 4 months ago

145

The right parking space Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 4 months ago

263

Re: The right parking space
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

72

Last said this year, but next year for sure. *NM*
Laz - 4 months ago

68

Nice find, cool pic! *NM*
Rick J (Nashville, TN) - 4 months ago

68

Was good to find any parking space! *NM*
Laz - 4 months ago

124

This explains it all..... grinning smiley
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

352

Hah! *NM*
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

81

No, no, no, no. ... Jpeg Attachments
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

137

Ok, I give up
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

90

Re: Ok, I give up
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

77

All the techno- components are
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

84

Not these two examples? (No car content, but you might think of Lamborghinis) Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 5 months ago

79

Re: This explains it all..... grinning smiley
kmmalek - 4 months ago

77

NPC: Driverless car article in The Onion URL
Laz - 5 months ago

201

grinning smiley grinning smiley grinning smiley
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

74

Driverless cars can't use ethanol treated gasoline either. They'll fail the DUI test. *NM*
MarcW - 4 months ago

68

PDK URL
Roger987 - 5 months ago

294

The 2nd article's last few sentences put it very well.
Laz - 5 months ago

89

Re: PDK- absolutely agree! ........ In the Boxster search mode smileys with beer
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

91

I just went from a 6 speed manual to a 7 speed PDK... I LOVE IT- just as much fun if not more! *NM*
Motobob - 5 months ago

90

Re: I just went from a 6 speed manual to a 7 speed PDK... I LOVE IT- just as much fun if not more!
Roger987 - 5 months ago

91

a little elaboration...
Motobob - 5 months ago

91

All of this just goes to show
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

86

Very true, Boxsterra....old hard headed opinions, mine included, die hard. smileys with beer *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

68

I have the benefit of youth
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

66

Lacking the benefit of youth . . .
yellowesty - 4 months ago

67

Let's not forget how important it is to have a manual
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

75

Article: Porsche Boxster Spyder debuts Jpeg Attachments URL
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

228

Hmm...apparently that pic is bogus URL
Boxsterra - 4 months ago

80

Re: Hmm...apparently that pic is bogus
20BoxSter02 - 4 months ago

82

Inline 3 on each side. *NM*
Laz - 4 months ago

77

Wouldn't that complicate things by doubling half the horsepower? *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 4 months ago

77

Yes. It's a German thing. *NM*
Laz - 4 months ago

78

Less is more? *NM*
Laz - 4 months ago

70

You asked for it, Pedro. Here it is. URL
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

395

I guess they listened ....
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

86

Re: I guess they listened ....
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

89

Re: I guess they listened ....
Roger987 - 5 months ago

92

Yes. cool smiley *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

74

One would think that ....
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

88

Re: One would think that ....
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

87

Re: One would think that ....
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

75

I remember many conversations with you lately,,,,,,
Harvey in FL - 5 months ago

71

PAG will sell many but it's visually clumsy relative to sleek GT4 and 981 Boxster in my opinion confused smiley
Burg Boxster - 5 months ago

91

All it needs is ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

81

Re: PAG will sell many but it's visually clumsy relative to sleek GT4 and 981 Boxster in my opinion confused smiley
Roger987 - 5 months ago

83

The top's rear buttresses could be worrisome at 180 mph, possibly ripping the top apart.
Laz - 5 months ago

86

This Spyder's soft top ... URL
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

102

That's reassuring, Pedro. *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

81

Re: This Spyder's soft top ... URL
Crooster - 5 months ago

103

Now I have a sudden urge to go to the beach, but police monitor those roads bigtime here *NM*
db997S - 5 months ago

72

This Spyder's soft top... might be NASCAR's next airbrake winking smiley *NM*
Burg Boxster - 5 months ago

75

Re: You asked for it, Pedro. Here it is. URL
BLKBOXS - 4 months ago

87

Re: You asked for it, Pedro. Here it is.
Guenter in Ontario - 4 months ago

66

Re: You asked for it, Pedro. Here it is.
Gary in SoFL - 4 months ago

63

Porsche Boxster Spyder premiered at the NYIAS... URL
RainyDayGarage - 5 months ago

189

Link doesn't seem to be working. *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

72

Sorry about that!!! Try this link...should be live now! Jpeg Attachments URL
RainyDayGarage - 4 months ago

96

Apple to acquire Porsche AG for approximately 55.0B€ eye popping smiley URL
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

349

Pretty elaborate and detailed April Fools joke *NM*
db997S - 5 months ago

86

R U sure? It's a March 31st press release.... Png Attachments
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

81

Have to admit. I was skeptical about the whole article until
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

85

Very perceptive thumbs up *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

84

Makes sense as both companies have expensive products with over priced options *NM*
db997S - 5 months ago

68

They have the cash to do it. Then we can have the moving oxymoron driverless Porsche iCar *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

77

Considering a mid-rise lift - Bendpak? Harbor Freight? URL
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 8 months ago

463

The BendPak one looks to be the pick of litter...
MarcW - 8 months ago

147

Very happy with the Bendpak Jpeg Attachments
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 8 months ago

231

Another data point on Bendpack
grant - 8 months ago

131

Pete, on another forum.... recommended this one.... Drive ON!!!! URL PDF Attachments
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 8 months ago

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Re: Pete, on another forum.... recommended this one.... Drive ON!!!!
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 8 months ago

153

Re: Pete, on another forum.... recommended this one.... Drive ON!!!! URL PDF Attachments
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 8 months ago

146

These are Peak lifts made in China....... The PDF shows their brand in a graphic. *NM*
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 8 months ago

137

Re: Considering a mid-rise lift - Bendpak? Harbor Freight? Video Attachments URL
EricG - 8 months ago

227

Re: Considering a mid-rise lift - Bendpak? Harbor Freight?
Petee_C - 5 months ago

96

Re: Considering a mid-rise lift - Bendpak? Harbor Freight?
TJA1 - 8 months ago

177

Warm Up of Water & Oil Temps - Durametric Data Jpeg Attachments
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 5 months ago

283

Very cool - thanks for the interesting data *NM*
Boxsterra - 5 months ago

69

nice data! Thanks for sharing
grant - 5 months ago

86

Re: Warm Up of Water & Oil Temps - Durametric Data
MarcW - 5 months ago

80

Part of (at least the latest) "thermal management" is the oil/coolant heat exchange.
Laz - 5 months ago

74

Why would the guages be incorrect?
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 5 months ago

89

One case where it's what Porsche wants you to see: the latest coolant temperature software
Laz - 5 months ago

78

This topic has been moved. Selling in June Jpeg Attachments
This topic has been moved. This topic has been moved. BoxsterJim - 5 months ago

283

crazy, stupid, and inconsiderate Cayman driver in Charlottetown, PEI Video Attachments
richard986pei - 5 months ago

233

Maybe the driver is "on the pipe," as Chris Rock would say. *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

69

Taking the phrase "drive it like you stole it" to the extreme. At least have fun before U Wreck it *NM*
db997S - 5 months ago

66

Cayman was probably a loaner for a Cayenne owner eye popping smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

76

Another TPMS issue/question
Bobtesa - 5 months ago

247

Re: Another TPMS issue/question
Pedro (Weston, FL) - 5 months ago

86

PIWIS?
Bobtesa - 5 months ago

74

Re: PIWIS? Found it
Bobtesa - 5 months ago

86

Re: Another TPMS issue/question
kosiba - 5 months ago

74

Re: Another TPMS issue/question
Bobtesa - 5 months ago

76

Kid in a candy store Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Re: Kid in a candy store
Crooster - 5 months ago

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Re: Kid in a candy store
eicheldp - 5 months ago

57

The 904 reminds me of the one featured in Automobile Quarterly: Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 5 months ago

62

NBC - Cadillac may have been doing its homework URL
Roger987 - 5 months ago

272

Rog, understand your despair... fire and all but... it's a friggin Caddy and not even a CTS-V...
Burg Boxster - 5 months ago

90

Re: Rog, understand your despair... fire and all but... it's a friggin Caddy and not even a CTS-V... URL
Roger987 - 5 months ago

97

Re: NBC - Cadillac may have been doing its homework
Frissen - 5 months ago

67

NPC--Pirelli bought by Chinese chemical company URL
MikenOH - 5 months ago

201

Re: NPC--Pirelli bought by Chinese chemical company
db997S - 5 months ago

94

Re: NPC--Pirelli bought by Chinese chemical company
Frissen - 5 months ago

73

Almost $140 million bucks (US)....nice drinking smiley URL
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

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Re: Almost $140 million bucks (US)....nice drinking smiley
richard986pei - 5 months ago

66

Anybody going to Summit Point next weekend?
newt - 5 months ago

106

Had lunch with Harvey in FL the other day. Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

250

I bet I know who paid winking smiley *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

76

I took the track car out of its igloo for a nice drive today.
grant - 5 months ago

269

Used to drive my Alfas top down while it was snowing… although wearing a parka with its hood up. *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

100

But with a tonneau in place and no passenger
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 5 months ago

88

The tricky part is slowing down for the bridge so quickly that you don't get wet. *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

90

I thought that was the whole reason that Boxsters have such good brakes. ......wait..
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

91

Yes, although sometimes the top becomes the bottom: Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 5 months ago

116

That's one way of making it easy to clean the bottom of the car, but
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

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Good for back flushing the drains. *NM*
Laz - 5 months ago

79

...and getting loose debris out of the floor, maybe even some quarters *NM*
Gary in SoFL - 5 months ago

82

This works, too, without turning over an entire car: Jpeg Attachments
Laz - 5 months ago

101

Looks like meeting with IRS. *NM*
Guenter in Ontario - 5 months ago

82

Re: Yes, although sometimes the top becomes the bottom: URL
EricG - 5 months ago

86

Different car, but another spirited driver: Video Attachments
Laz - 5 months ago

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