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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-07-2018, 06:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 636
Posted By gtoger
Sure. You can. But it costs the same either...

Sure. You can. But it costs the same either way, so you may as well get the benefit of the handsfree phone.

It's not like you have to drill or otherwise alter the car in any way. The...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-06-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 636
Posted By gtoger
I stuck it on the nameplate on the bottom of the...

I stuck it on the nameplate on the bottom of the center stack. The flat(ish) wire just slips between the plastic seam and cannot be seen unless you're really looking.

The microphone is mounted...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-06-2018, 06:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 839
Posted By gtoger
I also thought about moving to a 911 when we...

I also thought about moving to a 911 when we replaced our Arena Red Boxster. Ultimately, I couldn't justify the price difference. The 986 Boxsters are pretty well fully depreciated and good ones...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-06-2018, 05:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 636
Posted By gtoger
Oh yes, I know that I could get the hardware a...

Oh yes, I know that I could get the hardware a bit cheaper. And that might well be the right choice for someone who is purely interested in saving a few bucks. So I'm not sore over that at all.
...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-05-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 839
Posted By gtoger
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Even after disaster happened... I still feel the same way!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-05-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 636
Posted By gtoger
Got a TechnoTooth

I bought a TechnoTooth from Pedro's Garage.
TechnoTooth (http://www.pedrosgarage.com/Site_2/TechnoTooth.html)

Apart from a bit of a wiring issue (my car apparently has a later-model factory...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-05-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 839
Posted By gtoger
We had a great little 986. Then I wrecked it in...

We had a great little 986. Then I wrecked it in December. In January we got a newer 986 Boxster S. It's a low-mile car that has been well taken care of and I love it. We also considered 987,...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-25-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 663
Posted By gtoger
SOLD. The wind-stop inserts are still...

SOLD.

The wind-stop inserts are still available, though. Y'know, in case anyone is interested.
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-23-2018, 07:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 794
Posted By gtoger
These inserts plus the Lexan deflector window are...

These inserts plus the Lexan deflector window are posted on Ebay for anyone who prefers to purchase that way:
https://www.ebay.com/itm/152877870338
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-23-2018, 07:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 663
Posted By gtoger
These are now for sale on Ebay, in case you...

These are now for sale on Ebay, in case you prefer to purchase them that way:
https://www.ebay.com/itm/152877874745
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-22-2018, 08:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By gtoger
No ideas on this? I guess the tops are just...

No ideas on this? I guess the tops are just incredibly complicated!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-19-2018, 06:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 761
Posted By gtoger
Could be the window regulator. Those things have...

Could be the window regulator. Those things have all sorts of ways of failing.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-19-2018, 06:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,551
Posted By gtoger
FWIW, I am now on my 2nd 986 Boxster. The...

FWIW, I am now on my 2nd 986 Boxster.

The first one was a 98 model, extremely well optioned and lovingly maintained by the previous owner. My wife and I both loved the car (she was the primary...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-19-2018, 06:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By gtoger
Top will not fully open / go down

On the "new to us" Boxster... 03 with glass window...

Top functions as it should EXCEPT it won't fully go down. It retracts and the clamshell goes down but winds up leaving a small (1/4 to 1/2...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-11-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 870
Posted By gtoger
SOLD! Watch for installed pics from the new...

SOLD!

Watch for installed pics from the new owner soon.

I still have some other things for sale (mats, wind deflectors) so PM me if you're interested. Thanks!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-10-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 794
Posted By gtoger
Yeah, here's a quick pic. Hardly a glamor shot,...

Yeah, here's a quick pic. Hardly a glamor shot, but it went to work today.

http://986forum.com/forums/uploads02/BLACK_CAR1515620183.jpg


Got plenty of work to do on it. All a matter of...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-10-2018, 01:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 870
Posted By gtoger
Yes. 2nd pic in the first post. Also,...

Yes. 2nd pic in the first post.

Also, should be noted that if you do not like the CFL strips in the turn signal area, that can be disconnected with a wire.
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-10-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 870
Posted By gtoger
Here's what they look like at night. ...

Here's what they look like at night.

http://986forum.com/forums/uploads02/HIDs_lit1515603132.jpg
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-10-2018, 08:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 467
Posted By gtoger
FS: Clear Lexan wind stop (OEM)

Removed from our car prior to it going to the salvage yard. In good shape with a couple of very slight imperfections. Really difficult to get a picture of. (How do you take a picture of...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-10-2018, 07:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 794
Posted By gtoger
FS: Mesh headrest inserts

A pair of black plastic honeycomb mesh inserts (left and right) for 986 Boxster.

The LEFT (driver side) insert is in perfect shape.

The RIGHT (passenger side) insert is cracked and has 3 places...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-10-2018, 07:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 663
Posted By gtoger
FS: Lloyd Ultramat floor mat set, gray

Genuine Lloyd mats with Boxster embroidered logo.

I pulled these out of the car before it went to the scrapyard. They are about 2 years old, and in good condition. There is some matting where...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-10-2018, 06:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 870
Posted By gtoger
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Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-10-2018, 06:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 870
Posted By gtoger
http://986forum.com/forums/uploads02/HID1151559518...

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Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-10-2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 870
Posted By gtoger
FS: HID projector headlights, clear with corners

These came off our 98 Boxster, but the housings are newer. These headlights are factory housings that have been retrofitted with the Luminoso GT projectors by forum member Particlewave.

On a...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-09-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 794
Posted By gtoger
and WE'RE BACK! (from totalled to replaced)

As posted in an earlier thread, I totaled my wife's 98 Arena Red 986 last month. Our insurance company treated us well enough, though we got all of about $650 for the $3100 worth of work we had...
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