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Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 08-03-2020, 06:01 AM
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Views: 444
Posted By Spyder_Man
FS - 2004 S Red on Black under 20k for $8k (NOT MINE)

For starters this isnít my car and I am not the seller. I donít know the seller. I just stumbled upon this 2004 S for sale on eBay. Buy it Not for $8k. Car has under 20k miles on it. Guards red with...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-04-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 965
Posted By Spyder_Man
True that roof racks always create wind noise,...

True that roof racks always create wind noise, but on a convertible with the soft-top providing minimal sound damping, you noise it even more. Iím guessing the 996 that inspired you was a coupe?
...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-03-2020, 09:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 965
Posted By Spyder_Man
Having had one of these RTS setups on a previous...

Having had one of these RTS setups on a previous Boxster, the major draw back is you cannot put the top up or down without taking the whole rack off. Also expect way more wind noise when driving. You...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-15-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,015
Posted By Spyder_Man
Yes, Pioneer offers many more button color...

Yes, Pioneer offers many more button color options than other major brands. For example, Sony makes some great looking double din units hit the buttons can only be white light, which would never...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-14-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,015
Posted By Spyder_Man
Looks great! Iíve been eyeing the 2660 and 4660...

Looks great! Iíve been eyeing the 2660 and 4660 models because they can be a very clean install that looks close to OEM. No mismatching button shapes. No white button lighting that contrasts with the...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 06-12-2020, 07:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 178
Posted By Spyder_Man
WTB: 2004 SE 550 Tail lights

Looking for a spare set of special edition Boxster tail lights (the ones that are almost entirely red). Let me know if you got a pair, what your asking price is, the condition of the parts, etc.

...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-21-2020, 05:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By Spyder_Man
Years ago Sunset Porsche used to sell these along...

Years ago Sunset Porsche used to sell these along with the SE tail lights, tail pipe, and a few other trim bits unique to the 550 SE. They might be able to provide a part number for you


Sent...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 05-20-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 20,680
Posted By Spyder_Man
Looks great with the spacers added! Sent...

Looks great with the spacers added!


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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-06-2020, 01:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By Spyder_Man
Yes please. Sent from my iPhone using...

Yes please.


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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-03-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By Spyder_Man
2003-04 Boxster trunk pictures requested

Hey folks,

I'm working on installing an aftermarket stereo system in my 2003 Boxster S. Where possible I'm trying to use OEM parts in OEM-like applications. One example of this, is that I am...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-22-2020, 06:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,082
Posted By Spyder_Man
Here is what I have on hand: ...

Here is what I have on hand:

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200422/0e46b75a51898625c3b5b98724d77f59.jpg

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200422/90339b428a1b821449fc88f4b0a343b8.plist
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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-21-2020, 09:22 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,655
Posted By Spyder_Man
Thanks. Iím looking at doing a similar placement...

Thanks. Iím looking at doing a similar placement with my amps. With an amp mounted on the front of that bracket there isnít a lot of clearance left between the front of the amp and the spare. Iíve...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-21-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,655
Posted By Spyder_Man
I'm curious if you can share what material and...

I'm curious if you can share what material and thickness you used for adapting the OEM amplifier mount to your ACM-1.300.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-19-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By Spyder_Man
Definitely consult with Darin directly. He's all...

Definitely consult with Darin directly. He's all about his customer service.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-13-2020, 04:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,082
Posted By Spyder_Man
Definitely Boxster Red interior. My previous 986...

Definitely Boxster Red interior. My previous 986 was Arctic Silver with Boxster Red. While I love the silver over red look (obviously since I've had three Porsches in a row with that combo), I could...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-08-2020, 07:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 530
Posted By Spyder_Man
Interesting. Looks like it is Europe only at this...

Interesting. Looks like it is Europe only at this time, but Iím sure that will change given a bit more time.

Hereís Googleís attempt at translating the description:

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Do you sometimes talk...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-01-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 194
Posted By Spyder_Man
Iíve seen some very early example 986 Boxster...

Iíve seen some very early example 986 Boxster with analog dials for AC control similar to what youíve posted. Iím sure you could source one from a wrecker since itís likely not very desirable of a...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-26-2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By Spyder_Man
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200227/4d81f59b...

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200227/4d81f59b92d33af96cc3ae04e2070b67.jpg

The 986S is mine. :) The 550 isnít. :(


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Forum: New Member Introductions 02-26-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 521
Posted By Spyder_Man
Welcome to the club! I bought my first Boxster...

Welcome to the club! I bought my first Boxster ('99 2.5l) as a 25th birthday gift to myself. It still stands as the best birthday gift that I've ever received, but don't tell my family/wife about...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-22-2020, 06:09 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,655
Posted By Spyder_Man
Makes sense. I was wondering how one would keep...

Makes sense. I was wondering how one would keep the audio interference down if thereís only one grommet you work with.


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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-22-2020, 08:23 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,655
Posted By Spyder_Man
Great intel. So are you routing two or four 4g...

Great intel. So are you routing two or four 4g wires through the grommet between the battery bay and the trunk where the amps are? Just trying to figure out ideal placement of the components and to...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-21-2020, 06:50 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,655
Posted By Spyder_Man
Perfect! Did you split the 4g wire with...

Perfect! Did you split the 4g wire with distribution blocks or just run separate runs of wire from the battery to each amp?


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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-21-2020, 03:56 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,655
Posted By Spyder_Man
Happy to help. Perhaps you two can help me....

Happy to help. Perhaps you two can help me. Approximately how many ft of power/ground wire and speaker wire did you end up using with your stereo overhauls?


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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-20-2020, 03:34 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,655
Posted By Spyder_Man
Happy to help, but I'm a somewhat informed...

Happy to help, but I'm a somewhat informed amateur at best when it comes to this stuff. There are a couple of *somewhat* helpful discussions at DYIMobileAudio.com that I've come across:

This one...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-20-2020, 02:21 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,655
Posted By Spyder_Man
TRP - I’m sure there are other viable options for...

TRP - I’m sure there are other viable options for replacement 5” woofers for the BOSE subwoofer box, but you have to look at the speaker ratings closely.

The reason why many folks have landed on...
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