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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-11-2020, 12:29 PM
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Posted By Burg Boxster
Been a number of years but if I recall correctly...

Been a number of years but if I recall correctly it's best/easiest to attach hinge w/ spring to body first. Then attach cover second by sliding down onto new hinge...

Good luck :)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-08-2020, 05:54 PM
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Views: 121,751
Posted By Burg Boxster
A little irony, at least to me... This is...

A little irony, at least to me...

This is being 'debated' on a Porsche forum whereas the phrase/quote originated from one of the most notable and largest (private) collectors of Porsches.
...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-12-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By Burg Boxster
My 997 C2S Cab had the CF interior package and...

My 997 C2S Cab had the CF interior package and sun wreaked havoc on parts wherever they were narrow or w/ complex curves. For instance, the ashtray was replaced 2x under warranty b/c cover edges...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-27-2020, 09:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 353
Posted By Burg Boxster
^ this (can also just create a little jumper...

^ this (can also just create a little jumper wire to test once you unplug if you want have there...)

Good luck :)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-13-2020, 07:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By Burg Boxster
you can find suitable replacements at a local...

you can find suitable replacements at a local hardware store (like ACE, TrueValue or DIB) in their MRO open stock bins.

Good luck :)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-04-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 380
Posted By Burg Boxster
check fuse in plug tip... if "brains" appear to...

check fuse in plug tip... if "brains" appear to be working working and you confirmed power at plug, this likely is your culprit.

FYI, they always suggest "plugging" in car first and then...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-17-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By Burg Boxster
Yes both issues seem to be wiring related... ...

Yes both issues seem to be wiring related...

whine is typically known/caused by a ground loop (different grounds for various components i.e. head unit, amp, cd player, etc.)

cut outs can be...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-01-2020, 06:59 AM
Replies: 6,139
Views: 680,693
Posted By Burg Boxster
My wife and her sisters gonna be thrilled to find...

My wife and her sisters gonna be thrilled to find their long lost one is alive and apparently married to Starter :D

:cheers:
Forum: Video Center 08-10-2020, 12:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 299
Posted By Burg Boxster
[ahem] Rockford Turn to those of us w/ sufficient...

[ahem] Rockford Turn to those of us w/ sufficient chronological qualifications :D
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-23-2020, 08:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,015
Posted By Burg Boxster
Here you go:

Here you go:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-15-2020, 09:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 564
Posted By Burg Boxster
Very interesting. Don't they just replace your...

Very interesting. Don't they just replace your valve stem covers? (yeah, prolly a bit heavy).

Anywho, haven't tried but do look forward to your review. Would be a great mod for my enclosed car...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-20-2020, 07:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 178
Posted By Burg Boxster
Go to tire rack.com (eliminate space) and search...

Go to tire rack.com (eliminate space) and search to fit your vehicle. Read some reviews (there will be plenty for Boxster's...) and choose from there. Then either order and have shipped to one of...
Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 06-15-2020, 09:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 323
Posted By Burg Boxster
new user... first and only post... f/s of...

new user... first and only post... f/s of non-Boxster and not even P-car vehicle...

Seems legit. Prove me wrong moderators.

:rolleyes:
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-08-2020, 10:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 422
Posted By Burg Boxster
no . . . .

no . . . .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-28-2020, 09:11 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,502
Posted By Burg Boxster
look behind tow hook cover... previous owner may...

look behind tow hook cover... previous owner may have already relocated...

Good luck :)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-28-2020, 06:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By Burg Boxster
Ground loop... i.e. different grounds b/w source...

Ground loop... i.e. different grounds b/w source (sat radio) and head unit is causing the "ignition" noise. Install ground loop isolator (from amazon or radio shack if any still around) and noise...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-13-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,716
Posted By Burg Boxster
Maybe too reasonable ;)

Maybe too reasonable ;)
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-10-2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,716
Posted By Burg Boxster
Nope - none. However, slamming gears,...

Nope - none.

However, slamming gears, short shifter or not will cause damages you describe. One of the things you teach a new track student (once you let them begin shifting - LOL) is to be...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-23-2020, 01:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 420
Posted By Burg Boxster
^ what they said... especially husker though it...

^ what they said... especially husker though it seems to vary each time. In which case, refer back to JayG's directions. LOL
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-15-2020, 11:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By Burg Boxster
ah yes... my bad. My mind, after inhaling an...

ah yes... my bad. My mind, after inhaling an afternoon's worth of exhaust from my power washer - LOL, 'read' something different - the usual headlight release problem.

Great catch, correction and...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-14-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By Burg Boxster
the hex "nut" is not plastic... it's metal and...

the hex "nut" is not plastic... it's metal and steel IIRC. And it's an extension "arm".

Issue more than likely is your tool; they strip easily to prevent damage to the headlight unit. Try using...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-03-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 936
Posted By Burg Boxster
Sears stopped honoring torque wrench warranties...

Sears stopped honoring torque wrench warranties long before Eddie the a-hole sold off the brand. Left mine on the counter there probably 15-20 years years ago.

The "new" craftsman provides 1yr...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-23-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By Burg Boxster
Fisheyes are sign of surface contamination. ...

Fisheyes are sign of surface contamination.

Most likely from oils of your fingers or silicone found in most consumer car detailing products like tire sling, quick detailers, armor all, etc. ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-14-2020, 05:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 577
Posted By Burg Boxster
I think OP meant to say can this be spray painted...

I think OP meant to say can this be spray painted again?

Good luck :)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-14-2020, 05:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 291
Posted By Burg Boxster
If everything you say is good is good then listen...

If everything you say is good is good then listen for A/C compressor next. You should hear it 'click' on when clutch engages (w/ serpentine belt) when motor running and a/c on. If not clicking on,...
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