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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-17-2020, 04:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By boxsterboxster
Thanks for the help It turns out the plastic...

Thanks for the help
It turns out the plastic transmission gears are kaput. Any thoughts on metal vs plastic replacements?
Also, there is a micro switch on the drivers side transmission which...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-15-2020, 05:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By boxsterboxster
convertible top woes

friends
So the plastic ends on the rods that attach the top to the transmission are broken. I have new ones on order. no sweat. the problem is my windows won't fully close even though the top is...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 01-18-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,522
Posted By boxsterboxster
just to clarify, press the button on the key...

just to clarify, press the button on the key twice , and the taillights flash?
Thx
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 12-25-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,522
Posted By boxsterboxster
thanks! I will follow your advice. Love the...

thanks!
I will follow your advice.
Love the Prius quote.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 12-19-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,522
Posted By boxsterboxster
alarm has a mind of its own!

hey everybody
After locking my 2005 boxster either with the key, or the remote, the alarm goes of after about 5 or 10 mins. The horn honks for awhile, and then the running lights flash until I...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-02-2019, 09:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 176
Posted By boxsterboxster
seat heaters don"t

hi,
the seat heaters on my 2005 boxster aren't working, and i'm not finding a corresponding fuse.
Any ideas?
Thanks
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-09-2019, 09:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 598
Posted By boxsterboxster
Well, I wound up taking the easy way out. I...

Well, I wound up taking the easy way out. I bought the 2005. So i now have two boxsters. Is too early for an intervention?
Thanks for all your input.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-04-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 598
Posted By boxsterboxster
many thanks, i'll check it out. Any thoughts on...

many thanks, i'll check it out. Any thoughts on the cost of swapping the motors?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-01-2019, 08:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 598
Posted By boxsterboxster
What to do? My boxster died!

Hey
My 2000s is in need of a major rebuild, scored cylinders. . $15000 or so. I'm looking at a 2005 for $11000. PPi is being done now. How do 2005s stack up in the major engine failure dept? IMS...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-16-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 103,169
Posted By boxsterboxster
Raby rebuild cost

Hey, anybody want share the approximate cost of a Raby rebuild?
My 3.2 is showing signs of impending doom!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-12-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By boxsterboxster
turbo Boxster?

Hey
Has anyone replaced the front bumper of their 986 with one from a 996 Turbo?
If not, could it work?
Thx
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-14-2018, 08:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By boxsterboxster
thats what i love about this sight, ask any...

thats what i love about this sight, ask any question and get thoughtful replies that often lead in an entirely different direction. I'm thinking the dash cover idea is the way to go. Makes a ton of...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-12-2018, 08:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By boxsterboxster
car covers?

Hi,
My boxster sits outside during the day and I'm going to purchase a cover to protect it from the damaging rays of the sun. Any ideas on what i should get?
Thanks
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-16-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By boxsterboxster
problem solved! new cap did the trick, thanks...

problem solved! new cap did the trick, thanks again to the boxster bros!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-10-2018, 04:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By boxsterboxster
coolant cap and o rings on the way, thanks again...

coolant cap and o rings on the way, thanks again everyone.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-07-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By boxsterboxster
thanks for the great response! I can't wait to...

thanks for the great response! I can't wait to try your suggestions. You guys are amazing.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-07-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By boxsterboxster
Thanks Dmitry I don't see any evidence of a...

Thanks Dmitry
I don't see any evidence of a tank leak. the trunk is dry, i took up the carpet. Should I pressurize the system to be sure?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-07-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By boxsterboxster
coolant leak

Hey everyone
I came out of the store to find a trail of coolant leading to my car, and a puddle in front of my passenger side rear tire, rats. drove it home, same thing puddle by tire. I've...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 05-26-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,447
Posted By boxsterboxster
i believe the correct term is artificial rock, if...

i believe the correct term is artificial rock, if I remember my MG manual correctly. The wheels look great!
Forum: Boxster & Cayman Detailing Discussion 05-26-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,281
Posted By boxsterboxster
I agree, the early boxters would look great with...

I agree, the early boxters would look great with retro ,ie RSK type wheels. Anybody know if it would be possible the widen our space saver spares ?:dance:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-21-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 728
Posted By boxsterboxster
Dan and Skip had matching speedsters and raced...

Dan and Skip had matching speedsters and raced each other on local desert roads.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-20-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 728
Posted By boxsterboxster
Hey Topless, Your dad wasn't Skip Hudson by any...

Hey Topless,
Your dad wasn't Skip Hudson by any chance?
I grew up in Berdoo, not far from Riverside.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-18-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 728
Posted By boxsterboxster
Thanks for the link, a sad day mixed with many...

Thanks for the link, a sad day mixed with many great memories.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-08-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By boxsterboxster
many thanks, also for the oil cap tip, i'll try...

many thanks, also for the oil cap tip, i'll try it.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-07-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By boxsterboxster
Nice tip Gilles, I'll try it as 'm experiencing...

Nice tip Gilles, I'll try it as 'm experiencing similar oil level gremlins, with a new AOS.
Are manometers pricey?
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