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Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 03-05-2015, 03:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,700
Posted By Motobob
My "new" one continues to sleep in the garage...

My "new" one continues to sleep in the garage while this last gasp of winter weather for VA pummels us... I should be able to get it out and drive it soon! Bob
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 02-23-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,700
Posted By Motobob
Agree....yes I really wish I could have sold it...

Agree....yes I really wish I could have sold it to a private owner; one regret. When I was given a fair price for my 986 it was just too easy to drive it down, sign the title over and pick up the...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 02-21-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,700
Posted By Motobob
You note I did not compare them (different...

You note I did not compare them (different generations)...the 986 is a classic and a great car... had I had a reason to keep it and have two.... no... I could think of no reasonable excuse... :)
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 02-21-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,700
Posted By Motobob
Transitioning from a 986 to a 981

Here is my trip report (http://whitespider.broeking.com/?page_id=2051) of moving from a 2001S to a 2013 S after 7 years of ownership. I have enjoyed my time here over the years. Bob
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-27-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 464
Posted By Motobob
Taylor Chapman...

Taylor Chapman (http://www.taylorchapman.com/Pages/default.aspx)

Out by Dulles but the only guy I trust to touch my Porsche for the last three years. Bob
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-18-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,315
Posted By Motobob
it appears to be a miracle...

it appears to be a miracle...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-10-2013, 05:22 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,725
Posted By Motobob
Then...no Now...yes! Bo

Then...no
Now...yes!

Bo
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 01-12-2013, 06:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,341
Posted By Motobob
Ditto - Whine I did not recognize for a year was...

Ditto - Whine I did not recognize for a year was a bad rear ball bearing; now I can hear my engine! Sounds great. Bob
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-12-2013, 06:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,469
Posted By Motobob
strange website

strange website
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-15-2012, 08:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,404
Posted By Motobob
Excellence +2

Excellence +2
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-10-2012, 01:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,812
Posted By Motobob
Replaced mine at 28,000 on 2001S last Nov. It has...

Replaced mine at 28,000 on 2001S last Nov. It has shown just a hint of a drip on occasion...replaced it with an OEM part and no issues. Bob
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-04-2012, 08:31 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,015
Posted By Motobob
Did 36 miles this am, averaging 19 mph with 10...

Did 36 miles this am, averaging 19 mph with 10 other guys in 94 degree temps..I am serious for a 54 year old who has been riding since age 13 on the road...:-)
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 05-12-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,703
Posted By Motobob
Smile you should see me fly on this puppy; turns...

you should see me fly on this puppy; turns quicker than the Boxster...

http://whitespider.smugmug.com/Other/VA-House-Oct-09/007/691873397_AgGJk-L.jpg

Bob
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-26-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,045
Posted By Motobob
Very nice, buy it!

Very nice, buy it!
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-22-2012, 05:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,045
Posted By Motobob
pictures...without them, this thread is...

pictures...without them, this thread is worthless!!! :-)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-22-2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,370
Posted By Motobob
Great news and I agree, great setting to reach...

Great news and I agree, great setting to reach this milestone, I am right behind you with my 2001S at 28, 545, but not bad though for 10,000 miles since I bought it in late 2008 when it is not a...
Forum: Video Center 04-14-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,774
Posted By Motobob
Very well done, thanks, Bob

Very well done, thanks, Bob
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-04-2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,123
Posted By Motobob
I like the car wash picture... the green and the...

I like the car wash picture... the green and the shadows Bob
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-04-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,940
Posted By Motobob
I see I skimmed too lightly; :-) glad your...

I see I skimmed too lightly; :-) glad your problem was fixed. New Tires were the answer for me as well in 2008. Bob
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-04-2012, 03:22 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,940
Posted By Motobob
I skimmed the post but did not see the word...

I skimmed the post but did not see the word alignment. Is the car properly set up with an aligment. ? My car had this when I bought it and it needed new tires and the ALIGNMENT was what fixed it. ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-22-2011, 01:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,252
Posted By Motobob
Wonder if he will be arrested next for reckless...

Wonder if he will be arrested next for reckless driving....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-15-2011, 12:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,183
Posted By Motobob
Congrats...shows patience... your story above...

Congrats...shows patience... your story above about yr gal cracks me up...again congratulations. Bob
Forum: Video Center 12-08-2011, 03:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 988
Posted By Motobob
was he shifting with paddle shifters or was that...

was he shifting with paddle shifters or was that PDK doing those downshifts? Bob
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-18-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 178,637
Posted By Motobob
Taylor Chapman - Great - Northern VA!

Taylor Chapman moved his business from Springfield VA to out near Dulles but I am such a fan I followed him out there from my home near Fredericksburg VA. I had been over in Iraq for the last 7...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-08-2011, 07:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,221
Posted By Motobob
Dave: I saw that on the news and moved from...

Dave: I saw that on the news and moved from Colorado Springs the "last" time in 2009 so I know the weather there. I envy the abrupt and sometimes early weather changes in CO but do recall it...
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