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View Poll Results: what's the longest you've been away from the booster
< 24 hours 1 4.17%
1 week 7 29.17%
2-3 weeks 4 16.67%
1 month 5 20.83%
2-6 months 7 29.17%
up to a year or more 0 0%
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Old 05-27-2013, 01:38 AM   #1
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1 month away

for some strange reason that sounded good at the time, we decided to take a nearly 3-month vacation to europe in the middle of spring-summer!

now i'm really going through withdrawal.



(ugh! "booster" - i hate autocorrect)

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Old 05-27-2013, 05:27 AM   #2
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Every year since 2006 its gone into winter hibernation from about mid-October to April. This year I did not get the car out until mid-May do to weather (rainy spring). So this year's was the longest wait. 7 months. But I do drive the 993 from March (as soon as most all of the salt dust is gone) till Thanksgiving weekend.

I am only Porsche-less about 3.5 months. I actually enjoy the break during the winter. Every spring I rip out 2 new cars.

The longest wait ever was when I ordered my car in August of 2005 and did not get delivery until late March 2006. It was a custome build with an open February build allocation. Thyat was brutal.
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Old 05-28-2013, 08:58 AM   #3
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3 months vacation! That's awesome. I'd be lucky to get 3 days in a row off! Rent a Porsche over there !
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Old 05-28-2013, 09:26 AM   #4
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2 week vacation

Only once have I gone longer than 5 days without DRIVING the Boxster. It was a really nice two week vacation. The only problem was that it happened 3 weeks after I got the car
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Old 05-28-2013, 11:55 AM   #5
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Is there a misspelling here?

Are you asking what's the longest you've been away from the car, or the NOS button?

Just askin'..........

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