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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-08-2016, 11:04 AM
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Posted By jacabean
997 c4

Finally moved on from the 986 , 996 era cars with this 2006 C4 . It is a one owner and he had a bunch of goodies put on it by Sharkwerks . It took a long time to move up into a 997 . Having the car...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2016, 06:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,012
Posted By jacabean
the glass is not the same .

the glass is not the same .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-26-2016, 02:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,547
Posted By jacabean
the salt is gone in the Boston area . I have been...

the salt is gone in the Boston area . I have been driving my 996 on nice days and will drive it this whole weekend . i will take the Boxster out of storage at the end of march .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-07-2016, 11:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 869
Posted By jacabean
you can not tell unless you pull the tranny

you can not tell unless you pull the tranny
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-07-2016, 11:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 869
Posted By jacabean
The car has 47k on the clock , would prefer the...

The car has 47k on the clock , would prefer the big bearing , seems to be very few problems with them . the car is priced right but a bearing and clutch will negate that quickly .

I waited 5...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-07-2016, 10:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 869
Posted By jacabean
Would you buy an 05 997 S or pass ? with a clean...

Would you buy an 05 997 S or pass ? with a clean PPI .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-07-2016, 09:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 869
Posted By jacabean
05 997 s ims ?

looking at a nice 05 997 S to purchase . I read somewhere that all the S models had the bigger bearing but i am not sure if this is true and the PPI will not help me with this either . anyone with...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-28-2016, 03:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,056
Posted By jacabean
i remember driving my car to the shop to get it...

i remember driving my car to the shop to get it lined up after installing the row kit . the car felt like it was driving sideways , very scary .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-25-2016, 03:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,628
Posted By jacabean
just turn your ac on . thats what i do in the...

just turn your ac on . thats what i do in the heat and traffic .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-02-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,831
Posted By jacabean
i have driven several 996s and the pedal seems to...

i have driven several 996s and the pedal seems to have a heavier feel to it compared to the boxster . that is way porsche set it up i believe .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-01-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,831
Posted By jacabean
my 01 996 pedal is much heavier than my 03...

my 01 996 pedal is much heavier than my 03 boxster S . I actually prefer the heavy pedal feel of the 996 . I am also a big fan of the power that the 3.4 puts out and the exhaust sounds are something...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-12-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,104
Posted By jacabean
looks like these people are the reason for all...

looks like these people are the reason for all the used 981s
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-12-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,104
Posted By jacabean
sounds like a bunch of fake ass people i wouldn't...

sounds like a bunch of fake ass people i wouldn't bother to associate with .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-11-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 628
Posted By jacabean
buy used factory parts on ebay . wood in a...

buy used factory parts on ebay . wood in a boxster . why ?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-09-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,104
Posted By jacabean
A 987 mk2 with sports chono and PDK would be the...

A 987 mk2 with sports chono and PDK would be the most desirable to me but if the 981 heads down the slope it is going they will be hard to overlook as a second hand car buyer. Even if it is a base...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-09-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,104
Posted By jacabean
981 the new 986 ?

Looking on Autotrader and other sites i am very surprised to see the large amount of 981 cars for sale . I have been on the lookout for a well optioned 987 mk2 S but they are rare birds compared to...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-09-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,073
Posted By jacabean
I am not so sure i would doubt the M96 motors...

I am not so sure i would doubt the M96 motors longevity . lately i have been seeing many high mileage cars up for sale. 130 , 140k cars seem common . I also doubt that these cars see the care that...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-08-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,044
Posted By jacabean
does not sound good

does not sound good
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-06-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,238
Posted By jacabean
on my first boxster i owned i had the same leak...

on my first boxster i owned i had the same leak and it mysteriously stopped . it was only a very small drip when it did leak .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-04-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,530
Posted By jacabean
Japanese take on a mk2 conversion . I think the...

Japanese take on a mk2 conversion . I think the mk 2 lights look the best .

http://986forum.com/forums/uploads01/porsche+boxster+986+super+car+red+color+red+wheel+aero+spoiler1441390840.jpg
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-01-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 946
Posted By jacabean
your looking for something like this . ...

your looking for something like this .

02 Boxster s rwd Porsche 986 6 Speed Manual Shifter Cables 98642404208 33 628 | eBay...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-01-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 946
Posted By jacabean
they have different part #s . Here is the 6...

they have different part #s . Here is the 6 speed part # 98642404208 .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-26-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,268
Posted By jacabean
he most likely was not pushing , That car will...

he most likely was not pushing , That car will leave your base boxster in the dust in a straight line . no question about it .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-26-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,032
Posted By jacabean
don't use water base , you will not notice the...

don't use water base , you will not notice the difference in the sheen . i would be way more concerned about the color match.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-24-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,334
Posted By jacabean
I also found it best to use a power washer when...

I also found it best to use a power washer when you clean the radiators . My 996 radiators looked clean when I took the bumper off but after closer examination i found that about 40% of the surface...
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