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Rear Window Came Unglued
tigerguy - 11 months ago

409

If the replaced top ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

186

Re: If the replaced top ...
tigerguy - 11 months ago

186

How to know which are sleeved engines?
Will98D - 11 months ago

461

Re: How to know which are sleeved engines?
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

251

Weren't there two separate problems?
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 11 months ago

243

Yes, and no...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

275

And a third problem with the early internals was
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 11 months ago

239

Porsche did identify ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

293

I did not know that.
JMstamford,ct - 11 months ago

249

Re: I did not know that.
Laz - 11 months ago

229

If the engine was replaced ....
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

219

Re: How to know which are sleeved engines?
Bruce In Philly (2000 S Boxster, now '09 C2S) - 11 months ago

242

Simple. If its still running 20 years later its either a) not sleeved or b) well done.
grant - 11 months ago

235

Tear in Passenger Seat Jpeg Attachments
AndyInNYC - 11 months ago

474

No crazy glue!
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

210

Re: No crazy glue!
AndyInNYC - 11 months ago

192

Re: Tear in Passenger Seat
Lew - 11 months ago

207

Re: Tear in Passenger Seat
AndyInNYC - 11 months ago

219

Re: Tear in Passenger Seat
MarcW - 11 months ago

236

Porsche's Unrestricted Le Mans Car Beat A 35-Year-Old Nürburgring Lap Record By Nearly A Minute
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

377

Video from the cockpit
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

240

Re: Video from the cockpit
frogster - 11 months ago

239

Re: Video from the cockpit
Lew - 11 months ago

176

Some specs
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

233

PB is back online and ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

356

Re: PB is back online and ...
FrankZ, Chicago - 11 months ago

200

Rain and flatbed of shame
Chris in Va Beach - 11 months ago

589

Re: Rain and flatbed of shame
MarcW - 11 months ago

268

Relevance for a 2010 Boxster?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 11 months ago

241

Re: Relevance for a 2010 Boxster?
Guenter in Ontario - 11 months ago

271

Pictures, anyone?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 11 months ago

274

Re: Pictures, anyone? Jpeg Attachments
Guenter in Ontario - 11 months ago

299

Re: Pictures, anyone?
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 11 months ago

207

Re: Relevance for a 2010 Boxster?
MarcW - 11 months ago

200

May be salvageable URL
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

280

One step u can take is waterproof box
tom coughlin - 11 months ago

233

Re: One step u can take is waterproof box
Chris in Va Beach - 11 months ago

211

Re: One step u can take is waterproof box
MarcW - 11 months ago

199

Re: One step u can take is waterproof box
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 11 months ago

202

Re: One step u can take is waterproof box
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 11 months ago

189

Mission E will now be called Taycon (tie-con), which translates to lively, young horse. URL
db997S - 1 year ago

767

Love the 0-60 time
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

338

Re: Love the 0-60 time
db997S - 1 year ago

356

Shhh
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

320

and if one wanted to drive from say, Boston, MA to Richmond, VA?
JMstamford,ct - 12 months ago

357

Re: and if one wanted to drive from say, Boston, MA to Richmond, VA?
Guenter in Ontario - 12 months ago

314

Re: and if one wanted to drive from say, Boston, MA to Richmond, VA?
Guenter in Ontario - 12 months ago

286

Easy
Boxsterra - 12 months ago

303

I don't object to e-cars
JMstamford,ct - 12 months ago

309

Electric cars are great
Boxsterra - 12 months ago

293

Re: Electric cars are great
Anker - 12 months ago

280

Winter driving?
Wyominguy - 12 months ago

319

Re: Winter driving?
Guenter in Ontario - 11 months ago

291

Re: Winter driving?
MikenOH - 11 months ago

266

Re: Winter driving?
Guenter in Ontario - 11 months ago

269

Should be better than that
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

283

Under ideal conditions, yes
Guenter in Ontario - 11 months ago

285

Now they released a teaser video of the Taycan
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

370

Re: Now they released a teaser video of the Taycan
Guenter in Ontario - 1 year ago

312

The wave of the future is much more complex than simply marketing, even for a old curmudgeon drinking smiley
Gary in SoFL - 1 year ago

326

"no cars for unenlightened cavemen" *NM*
old timer - 1 year ago

292

I have no problem with EV's
Guenter in Ontario - 12 months ago

307

Appropriate Cost for new vinyl window retrofit?
AndyInNYC - 11 months ago

435

Re: Appropriate Cost for new vinyl window retrofit?
MarcW - 11 months ago

213

Two decades later.
scott in pa - 1 year ago

456

Re: Two decades later.
db997S - 1 year ago

214

Re: Two decades later.
scott in pa - 11 months ago

178

Re: Two decades later.
scott in pa - 1 year ago

203

Small world, and kinda nice. *NM*
grant - 1 year ago

214

Porsche SUV? Jpeg Attachments
SMILIN - 12 months ago

385

Should settle a bit
Boxsterra - 11 months ago

210

If i can i'll send you a pic or my USA 030, several years old *NM*
grant - 11 months ago

196

Starter switch failure
Ed B - 12 months ago

379

yes, and that switch can go too.
grant - 12 months ago

229

Re: Starter switch failure
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 12 months ago

201

New Top!
kgribbon - 12 months ago

417

Cool!
Boxsterra - 12 months ago

205

Re: New Top!
Paralizer - 12 months ago

198

Re: New Top!
grc0456 - 12 months ago

170

Happy ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 12 months ago

412

Re: Happy ...
Gary in SoFL - 12 months ago

219

Re: Happy ...
grc0456 - 12 months ago

205

P0420 and P0430
CSK - 1 year ago

412

Re: P0420 and P0430
MarcW - 1 year ago

292

Re: P0420 and P0430
CSK - 1 year ago

227

"Known good" sensors
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

277

Turn switch stalk replacement for a 986 in 2018.....
Petee_C - 1 year ago

397

Re: Turn switch stalk replacement for a 986 in 2018.....
Petee_C - 1 year ago

236

slightly squeeky wheel.
Petee_C - 1 year ago

231

No!...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

225

Re: No!...
Petee_C - 1 year ago

225

Steve McQueen, Bruce Lee and Porsche
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 1 year ago

389

Another NA Boxster. The 2019 Spyder spied.
db997S - 1 year ago

388

Replacement top 987 (Northern California)
Paralizer - 1 year ago

388

Take a short drive ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

222

Re: Replacement top 987 (Northern California)
MarcW - 1 year ago

237

Re: Replacement top 987 (Northern California)
Paralizer - 1 year ago

218

Pictoral of 718 PDK oil change--amazingly complicated
MikenOH - 1 year ago

557

Wow!
Guenter in Ontario - 1 year ago

270

Re: Wow!
MikenOH - 1 year ago

267

I heard you had to drop the engine on a 986 to change the oil winking smiley
SMILIN - 1 year ago

274

All the troubel seems to be with...
grant - 1 year ago

275

Youtube video with 718 oil change
MikenOH - 1 year ago

306

Re: Youtube video with 718 oil change
Guenter in Ontario - 1 year ago

292

Attended a 70th celebration at Porsche Downtown LA yesterday.
Tony in Whittier - 1 year ago

281

Re: Attended a 70th celebration at Porsche Downtown LA yesterday.
Guenter in Ontario - 1 year ago

246

Well-made video
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

265

thanks, Mike
grant - 1 year ago

256

Re: thanks, Mike
MikenOH - 1 year ago

234

Yea, the brake pads thing bugs me too...
grant - 1 year ago

279

Boxster jerks at high rpm
ctimgo - 1 year ago

460

Re: Boxster jerks at high rpm
ctimgo - 1 year ago

234

Re: Boxster jerks at high rpm
MarcW - 1 year ago

278

Re: Boxster jerks at high rpm
ctimgo - 1 year ago

215

P0335 and P0336 ...
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

309

ABS wiring repair kit
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 1 year ago

492

You are absolutely correct....
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

266

Re: You are absolutely correct....
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 1 year ago

278

Harness replacement worked!
Trygve (Oakland, CA) - 1 year ago

262

Good job! Glad you fixed it. *NM*
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

238

"Suspension Overhaul Kit" from Pelican
bb1 - 5 years ago

1,082

Check the kit carefully
Roger987 - 5 years ago

602

And depending upon the exact arm, one is much more expensive than the other. *NM*
Laz - 5 years ago

699

Re: Check the kit carefully
bb1 - 5 years ago

725

Not comprehensive and doesn't have what you need
Boxsterra - 5 years ago

635

Bottom line as I see it:
Constantin - 5 years ago

627

Well, a good indie should be able to source parts much cheaper. For instance:
grant - 5 years ago

666

Yes. Since I'm about to rebuild my suspension for the track, i've done a lot of digging
grant - 5 years ago

634

Most of these things should be done "as needed"
Boxsterra - 5 years ago

604

I'll clarify my comment.
grant - 5 years ago

594

Re: Yes. Since I'm about to rebuild my suspension for the track, i've done a lot of digging
bb1 - 1 year ago

275

Bilstein
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

283

ALLDATA or ProDemand Access?
DanV - 1 year ago

344

Re: ALLDATA or ProDemand Access?
Anker - 1 year ago

217

Close
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

221

first to go - front or rear
bb1 - 1 year ago

362

I've never noticed that one wears faster - and in fact they last a long time. But...
grant - 1 year ago

216

2nd that
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

218

chassis ears that record?
bb1 - 1 year ago

358

No, i attenmpt to use my phone, btu its not good.
grant - 1 year ago

234

Any mic with bluetooth, I'd think
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

223

Re: Any mic with bluetooth, I'd think
bb1 - 1 year ago

210

Radiator fan ballast resistor replacement (DIY instructions) Png Attachments URL
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

402

Questions about cooling fans
gedwin - 8 years ago

1,224

Re: Questions about cooling fans
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

688

Here's the radiator fan hack
Boxsterra - 8 years ago

6,342

What Maurice said. My 02's passenger side fan was *not*...
MarcW - 8 years ago

742

Thanks for the responses! I'll check it out. *NM*
gedwin - 8 years ago

655

Re: What Maurice said. My 02's passenger side fan was *not*...
gedwin - 8 years ago

741

See link above for full explanation of what to expect and how to address it *NM*
Boxsterra - 8 years ago

818

Ok, thanks. *NM*
gedwin - 8 years ago

707

Tested
gedwin - 8 years ago

679

Update
gedwin - 8 years ago

755

smileys with beer Re: Update smileys with beer Regards, *NM*
MauriceonLongIsland - 8 years ago

679

Re: Update
vdoubleubum - 1 year ago

313

It’s a lot easier to ... URL
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

312

Ballast resistor replacement instructions
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

313

Re: Ballast resistor replacement instructions
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

286

dead battery. Should be simple eh?
grant - 1 year ago

448

Some CTEKs will not charge if the begining charge is not fairly high
mikefocke, '01S Sanford, NC - 1 year ago

262

model 7002 (with the deep de-sulfating cycle)
grant - 1 year ago

274

Re: model 7002 (with the deep de-sulfating cycle)
SteveJ (2010 987 base, manual trans) - 1 year ago

274

Well, afte ra few days and >250 miles....
grant - 1 year ago

283

986 Boxster, supercharged - AOS failure and oil seepage
RWP - 1 year ago

483

Re: 986 Boxster, supercharged - AOS failure and oil seepage
Pedro (Odessa, FL) - 1 year ago

263

Re: 986 Boxster, supercharged - AOS failure and oil seepage
RWP - 1 year ago

228

I too suspect crankcase pressure is the culprit
grant - 1 year ago

268

Re: 986 Boxster, supercharged - AOS failure and oil seepage
MarcW - 1 year ago

271

Re: 986 Boxster, supercharged - AOS failure and oil seepage
jg wnc - 1 year ago

233

Mission E test drive
Boxsterra - 1 year ago

426

Re: Mission E test drive
Guenter in Ontario - 1 year ago

264

Re: Mission E test drive
db997S - 1 year ago

248