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Old 10-09-2006, 01:01 PM   #1
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RMS and the Boxster 987

I found the following post interesting today from the RennTech site:

http://www.renntech.org/forums/index.php?showtopic=11008
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Old 10-09-2006, 01:18 PM   #2
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Interesting, and good to hear. Nice catch.
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Old 10-09-2006, 01:35 PM   #3
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Hi,

Well, I guess if you believe it's not happening, then it really isn't. That article is nothing but anectodal, and contrary to what my Dealership Service Advisor has said. I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but I called him and read the article to him just now to get his reaction. His reply - "...don't believe it"...

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Old 10-10-2006, 07:03 AM   #4
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You know what I found interesting? I called the auto repair shop that my dealership friend uses for all his high end cars and asked them how much they would charge for an RMS replacement in a Porsche. They had to call me back because they had never done it. Now this isnt a dinky little mom and pop place and they do service all brands. I dont know if its because the RMS issue is handled through dealerships because of warranties? It was just interesting.
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Old 10-10-2006, 10:02 AM   #5
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Not to hi-jack the thread, but I found a recent thread on another Boxster board to be odd. The owner of a 987 had his engine replaced due to a porous block, which I haven't read or heard tell of since the early runs of the 986.

Pic of the block:
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That block report is bizarre!
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