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Forum: New Member Introductions 06-15-2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 78
Posted By paulofto
Very nice. Welcome to the forum.

Very nice. Welcome to the forum.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-10-2019, 06:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 302
Posted By paulofto
I had a series of dents and one 'bulge' repaired...

I had a series of dents and one 'bulge' repaired by a PDR shop. They did every one of them without accessing from below the dent, all were done from the surface with a variety of tools. Once done...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-01-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 141
Posted By paulofto
These cars are known to have some bizarre...

These cars are known to have some bizarre ignition switch issues. This sounds like one of them so it may be time for a new one.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-01-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,212
Posted By paulofto
They do look good as well as the 'fuzzy dice'...

They do look good as well as the 'fuzzy dice' hanging from the mirror
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-01-2019, 07:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 269
Posted By paulofto
Always a good idea. If close to or at minimum...

Always a good idea. If close to or at minimum change them.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-30-2019, 05:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 450
Posted By paulofto
Geez, now that is a reference you don't hear much...

Geez, now that is a reference you don't hear much these days. Mid sixties My Favourite Martian.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-30-2019, 05:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 358
Posted By paulofto
delete, wrong post

delete, wrong post
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-26-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 612
Posted By paulofto
It also gives you a reason to remove your wheels...

It also gives you a reason to remove your wheels and give the them a good s=cleaning on teh inside as well as inspect your suspension and other goodies that are hard to get to. Using the power...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-26-2019, 08:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 548
Posted By paulofto
I turned 65 yesterday and my Boxster is my DD...

I turned 65 yesterday and my Boxster is my DD from April to October. Still loving the silver beauty after 5 years.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-25-2019, 05:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 417
Posted By paulofto
Do a search for 'Continental radio' you should...

Do a search for 'Continental radio' you should see many threads about this unit that has a retro look ideal for the Boxster.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-24-2019, 06:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,284
Posted By paulofto
From your list the only things I haven't done...

From your list the only things I haven't done myself are the water pump, fuel filter and oil level sensor. Everything else I did in my own garage without a lift, only ramps and jack stands. I did...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-24-2019, 06:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 215
Posted By paulofto
Hmmmm. I thought that 'click' was normal. Both my...

Hmmmm. I thought that 'click' was normal. Both my windows do it and have since I owned the car (5 years)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-24-2019, 06:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 514
Posted By paulofto
Just my 2 cents worth. If you get your hands on a...

Just my 2 cents worth. If you get your hands on a Uview Airlift or equivalent, the vacuum of the coolant linesand refill of coolant is a piece of cake. I got mine from Princess Auto here in Canada...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-17-2019, 05:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By paulofto
+1, easy and clean. But the lighter method works...

+1, easy and clean. But the lighter method works too.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-16-2019, 04:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 226
Posted By paulofto
My stretch parts only add up to 42.

My stretch parts only add up to 42.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-14-2019, 06:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 799
Posted By paulofto
I was being sarcastic. You can tell the original...

I was being sarcastic. You can tell the original is gone.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-13-2019, 06:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 799
Posted By paulofto
One of the nicest styling principles of the 986...

One of the nicest styling principles of the 986 and 996 was the low profile front end reminiscent of air cooled Porsches. Minimizing the frontal area while still allowing plenty of air to the rads...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-12-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 125
Posted By paulofto
Where does the aux cable plug in? Do you have the...

Where does the aux cable plug in? Do you have the Bose system? My Boxster has Bose and an after market Dension Gateway 500 that plugs into the MOST fibre optic system making the unit 'think' there is...
Forum: Boxster & Cayman Detailing Discussion 05-12-2019, 07:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 144
Posted By paulofto
Sometimes the simplest thing is the answer. Make...

Sometimes the simplest thing is the answer. Make sure your coolant cap is not cross threaded and make sure you have the latest one ending with 04 in the part number.
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-12-2019, 07:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By paulofto
I guess I opened up a can of interesting worms...

I guess I opened up a can of interesting worms for you Mr Gibbon! It sure appears you have a 2003. Overall not a bad thing. I love my 03 S.
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-10-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By paulofto
Welcome to the forum. Beautiful car there. Seal...

Welcome to the forum. Beautiful car there. Seal Grey with Carrera Light wheels (my personal fave) and its a 986S. If it is a 2002 then it is still a 986.1. The 986.2 ran for 2003 and 2004. 986.1 from...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-01-2019, 06:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 459
Posted By paulofto
In the 6 years I have had my 03 S I've never had...

In the 6 years I have had my 03 S I've never had to add oil between changes which are done once a year at approximately 3,500 miles.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-29-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 320
Posted By paulofto
You should join the PCA. The magazine alone is...

You should join the PCA. The magazine alone is worth the $46.00 membership.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-29-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 625
Posted By paulofto
Sorry, Mrs. Kensington was played by Mimi Rogers,...

Sorry, Mrs. Kensington was played by Mimi Rogers, not Diana Rigg. The character was a parody of Mrs. Peel from the Avengers who was played by Diana Rigg.

BTW, Mimi Rogers was Tom Cruise's first...
Forum: DIY Project Guides 04-27-2019, 05:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,009
Posted By paulofto
Either scenario is possible. My eyesite isn't...

Either scenario is possible. My eyesite isn't what it used to be so a botched solder job is possible. And the relay was used so it may have been an issue. I should have tried it un modded first.
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