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Old 12-24-2011, 05:01 PM   #1
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boxster update conversion?

has anyone ever looked into doing a 996 facelift update to the Boxster (fenders, bumper and headlights)?
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Old 12-24-2011, 07:47 PM   #2
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Yes, a few people have done it. somewhere on here there is a list of all necessary parts.
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Old 12-24-2011, 08:28 PM   #3
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I just could not figure out the correct keywords for a search lol.....as you can tell by the thread title
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Old 12-25-2011, 09:42 PM   #4
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Here is the thread that you're looking for...

Official 986 to 996 Front-end Conversion Thread
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Old 12-26-2011, 06:28 AM   #5
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sweet, thanks! and ouch! I did not think it was going to be THAT expensive lol.....guess Ill just look for some clear factory headlights on ebay lol....

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Old 12-26-2011, 03:07 PM   #6
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sweet, thanks! and ouch! I did not think it was going to be THAT expensive lol.....guess Ill just look for some clear factory headlights on ebay lol....
wow. i agree. it's nice, but damn...is it worth it? personally, just replacing with clear lights would probably give the same affect.
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Old 12-26-2011, 03:18 PM   #7
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How about just buying a used early 996 bumper? Bolts right on with no other changes.
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Old 12-26-2011, 03:32 PM   #8
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good point, and can probably find pretty cheap and would be a different look
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Old 12-26-2011, 04:45 PM   #9
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I think it looks good on my 01.

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