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Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 08-09-2010, 02:20 AM
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Posted By threpwood
Offering it for FREE as long as you pay the...

Offering it for FREE as long as you pay the shipping cost from Japan to your country (probably $500 or less by surface, not sure, you can get the quote yourself) + $200 handling fee. You can arrange...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 07-27-2010, 02:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,988
Posted By threpwood
For Sale: Absolute NEW Zeintop (Arctic Silver)

Bought the Zeintop in March 2009 and had it shipped to me in Japan. I just couldn't live without top down and especially with my heavy schedule, I never get a chance to get myself to install it. This...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-20-2009, 06:44 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,657
Posted By threpwood
Whatever man :rolleyes: No need to settle to...

Whatever man :rolleyes: No need to settle to insults. It's clear you have your view and I have mine, so be it. Like I said, wait until someone grab your design alter it here and there and call it...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-20-2009, 01:17 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,657
Posted By threpwood
This discussion is never about engine, it is the...

This discussion is never about engine, it is the look of the car.

If economy is the reason where car makers or any kind of manufacturer must jump on the bandwagon in order to stay alive, then we...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-20-2009, 01:01 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,657
Posted By threpwood
Thanks for the knowledgeable explanation. Very...

Thanks for the knowledgeable explanation. Very clear and well-thought without the need of any sarcasm in context.

"because of aerodynamic law and computer assisted design, cars that look the same...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-20-2009, 12:25 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,657
Posted By threpwood
Yeah too long and lost IMO. Beetle is...

Yeah too long and lost IMO.

Beetle is designed by his father and HIS SON produced the Porsche. So there you have it, father and son, close relationship, not a no good patent infringer.

It's not...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-19-2009, 10:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,651
Posted By threpwood
Congratulations! Post pics if you can.

Congratulations! Post pics if you can.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-19-2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,657
Posted By threpwood
Uh...911 is a 1936 beetle chop off? And you have...

Uh...911 is a 1936 beetle chop off? And you have to write a book just to explain your point? Like I said, you just don't get what I said so I guess no point in arguing with you. I do not think your...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-19-2009, 01:38 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,657
Posted By threpwood
You can argue all you want, but you know what I...

You can argue all you want, but you know what I am talking about. I wasn't mentioning features, I was referrring to the car shape. If everything is a derivative of everything else, it means that...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-18-2009, 09:09 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,657
Posted By threpwood
Ah yes the engine. Of course, most car makers...

Ah yes the engine. Of course, most car makers have their own uniqueness in their engines because engine is the backbone, but what I was referring to is the overall design of the car to the eyes of...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-16-2009, 03:10 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,657
Posted By threpwood
Z is not comparable to Boxster IMO. Nothing...

Z is not comparable to Boxster IMO. Nothing against Japanese cars since I drive one too (Honda), but I think most of the newer sport Japanese car is produced like home appliances, no originality....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-12-2009, 06:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,420
Posted By threpwood
Damn, that's some kind of paint job. Hopefully...

Damn, that's some kind of paint job. Hopefully you'll get the replacement soon.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-12-2009, 06:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,420
Posted By threpwood
I got the delivery date of March 25th, so I...

I got the delivery date of March 25th, so I should see it in early April because I should give it some days to pass customs. It's incredible that they can deliver it in just few weeks and painted!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-11-2009, 09:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,420
Posted By threpwood
Thanks for sharing the experience! I did not...

Thanks for sharing the experience!

I did not purchase the wing because the picture without the wing seems to grow on me.

I noticed that the usage instruction do not specify us to remove the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-11-2009, 09:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,024
Posted By threpwood
Talking about alignment, when I had the boxs...

Talking about alignment, when I had the boxs aligned last month, the mechanics had some problem in aligning the rear tires because they never reached the 'proper' setting whatever they did. Ended up...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-11-2009, 03:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,420
Posted By threpwood
I pulled the trigger today and bought me a...

I pulled the trigger today and bought me a zeintop. Kind of expensive...hope it's worthed it!

It's going to be painted first into arctic silver to match the boxs, then shipped to me in Japan via...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-08-2009, 07:14 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,898
Posted By threpwood
Congrats! Nice buy indeed. Now some pictures...

Congrats! Nice buy indeed. Now some pictures please :cool:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-06-2009, 07:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,836
Posted By threpwood
50K? I would go for 911 or just add more blings...

50K? I would go for 911 or just add more blings into the boxster to make it more fun! PS9, expensive wheels, stereo?, 3.4 engine conversion?, supercharger etc. I wouldn' go for cayman since there's...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-06-2009, 01:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,420
Posted By threpwood
Got the manual from zeintec. Luckily it doesn't...

Got the manual from zeintec. Luckily it doesn't look so hard. The only problem is probably the wiring through the firewall since I've never fiddle with the boxs wiring. Thanks!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-05-2009, 07:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,420
Posted By threpwood
Well I did the search but couldn't find any step...

Well I did the search but couldn't find any step by step installation instruction. There are few pictures but not as many as I would like to see. So...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-05-2009, 06:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,420
Posted By threpwood
Zeintop

Hello,

How hard is it to install Zeintop for beginner to average mechanic? I mean does it require anything else than screwdriver? I'm thinking to get Zeintop soon, so any tips would be much...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-02-2009, 04:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 977
Posted By threpwood
have you tried rust remover or baking soda and...

have you tried rust remover or baking soda and water to remove the corrosion?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-21-2009, 10:49 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 5,808
Posted By threpwood
My broker said GM will not go bankrupt in anyway...

My broker said GM will not go bankrupt in anyway because the stake is too high for Americans. The stock will continue to deplete and can probably reach 1 cent a share. I wonder why USA doesn't...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-21-2009, 10:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,454
Posted By threpwood
Very nice! Please post more pics when you can....

Very nice! Please post more pics when you can. Does the seat have seat heater?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-29-2008, 08:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,615
Posted By threpwood
Everything is normal. I think you are just...

Everything is normal. I think you are just worried too much!

As for the drop in coolant level in 2 months...I think it's normal unless you noticed a leak somewhere? Check the bottom of your car if...
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