Go Back   986 Forum - for Porsche Boxster & Cayman Owners > Porsche Boxster & Cayman Forums > Boxster General Discussions

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-02-2008, 02:19 PM   #1
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Iowa USA
Posts: 196
The front trunck/dead battery issue (I know this is an old issue)

All:
I know this is an old debated issue, however I just got done helping my mechanically challenged freind with a 2000 S. He didnt trickle the battery over the winter and had a dead battery and couldnt open the front trunck. Did a quick search on the site and pulled up alot of people that tore apart the passenger wheel well on pre 2001 cars. We went to Target and purchased a thing made by Black and Decker that plugs into the cigarette lighter of a donor vehicle with a charged battery and the cigarette lighter of the dead Porsche. Had the trunk open in 2 seconds, cost $20. I understand if the Porshe is your only car you could buy a battery pack that plugs into the cigarette lighter also, or call a friend.

No need to waste time tearing apart your car for this problem.

I know some of you know this but if you do a search one may be lead to tear into the wheel well.....
__________________
2000 Boxster S
Black/Black/Black
IowaS is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On




All times are GMT -8. The time now is 09:44 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page