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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-02-2021, 03:50 PM
Replies: 35
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Posted By tommy583
I would take out the passenger side airbag. I...

I would take out the passenger side airbag. I think it is just a few screws from under the dash and it should come right out. You should be able to get to anything on that side of the dash with the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-23-2021, 05:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 151
Posted By tommy583
Clunking rear

Ok so it has come time to remove the car from it's winter cocoon. Driving it yesterday refreshed my memory of some strange noises. A clunk from the rear end over small bumps for one. The most...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-21-2021, 03:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 533
Posted By tommy583
I replaced mine. Pretty easy. Got a used one...

I replaced mine. Pretty easy. Got a used one from itsnotanova (Woody) on here.
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 03-05-2021, 07:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By tommy583
I don't think you will have any drone with the...

I don't think you will have any drone with the Fister muffler. I wouldn't worry about it. If you were going with one of the cheap 2 can muffler systems then yeah, but Fister shouldn't be a problem.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-25-2021, 01:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 182
Posted By tommy583
I just found their website. They don't list the...

I just found their website. They don't list the bypass pipes any place on their site. I'm almost positive the top speed and circuit werks are just resellers of aftermarket pipes made in china by...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-25-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 182
Posted By tommy583
Yeah I'm not sure they sell them on ebay anymore....

Yeah I'm not sure they sell them on ebay anymore. I though there was a direct link to them someplace on this site. Maybe do a search for it. Not sure they are even in business anymore.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-25-2021, 11:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 182
Posted By tommy583
The 3 brands I know of are Circuit werks, top...

The 3 brands I know of are Circuit werks, top speed and Fabspeed. Circuit werks are the cheapest and i've heard nothing bad about them. Top speed is a two pipe per side system that may be easier to...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-24-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 587
Posted By tommy583
https://vinanalytics.com/ Try this link. It...

https://vinanalytics.com/

Try this link. It seems to work pretty good for a car I was looking at.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-23-2021, 06:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 587
Posted By tommy583
Great points above. I was thinking the same...

Great points above. I was thinking the same thing, but I wasn't about to write all that lol. Sometimes I wish Starter jumped in on threads.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-23-2021, 03:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 587
Posted By tommy583
Well if that is the case then list them on here...

Well if that is the case then list them on here or just list the whole car. You never really know what stuff is truly worth until somebody buys it. Or you could do some research on the items and...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-23-2021, 01:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 587
Posted By tommy583
You could get some nice money for the wheels,...

You could get some nice money for the wheels, headlights and Aero kit, but why do you want to sell them? IMO they make the car.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-23-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 529
Posted By tommy583
If I could afford yours I would have done it...

If I could afford yours I would have done it already :cheers:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-20-2021, 05:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 529
Posted By tommy583
Yes Mike I don't know any of those things right...

Yes Mike I don't know any of those things right now. I'm hoping he has changed the top and had the IMS done. Newer tires and fluids up to date would be good as well. I plan on swapping the wheels...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-20-2021, 10:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 529
Posted By tommy583
I agree. Bat prices seem very high. CL and...

I agree. Bat prices seem very high. CL and local sales sites would be a better gauge of prices. Unfortunately active ads are few and far between this time of year in the north east.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-20-2021, 10:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 529
Posted By tommy583
I hear what you are saying but, I purchased my...

I hear what you are saying but, I purchased my current 986 with 60K miles ten years ago. So I have some experience on how the added miles contribute to the wear on certain items. Of course years...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-19-2021, 06:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 529
Posted By tommy583
Yes prices go up here in the spring. That is one...

Yes prices go up here in the spring. That is one of the reasons of possibly getting a deal done before the weather breaks here. Prices for Boxsters are generally higher up here than other places...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-19-2021, 02:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 242
Posted By tommy583
It won't be too loud. It will sound great. If...

It won't be too loud. It will sound great. If you decide you don't like it you should have no problem selling it.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-19-2021, 02:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 529
Posted By tommy583
Thinking of getting a newer 986

Hey guys,
So my much loved 98 base is nearing 150,000 miles. This spring I will need at a minimum new tires and some suspension work. I think the trailing arms bushings are shot and I'm getting a...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-19-2021, 01:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 242
Posted By tommy583
The entering pipes on the S muffler with...

The entering pipes on the S muffler with removable tips may be larger. I am only talking about the S muffler with the welded on tips. The welded tips muffler will bolt right up with no problem,...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-19-2021, 01:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 242
Posted By tommy583
I have a 98 base. The entering pipe sizes on the...

I have a 98 base. The entering pipe sizes on the S muffler are the same size. I'm not sure where the other guys commenting on this thread are getting that they have different size pipes. I felt no...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-19-2021, 12:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 242
Posted By tommy583
S muffler up to 2002 will have the welded on...

S muffler up to 2002 will have the welded on tips. 2003 and after will have the removable tips. You want the welded tips. The fister mod runs tubes into the tips. I have a 98 base with a 2000 S...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-18-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 563
Posted By tommy583
My Box stays in the garage while I do donuts in...

My Box stays in the garage while I do donuts in the parking lots in my Jeep Cherokee. :eek:

Really though for the do's and don'ts would start with not using summer tires when it is below 50...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 01-13-2021, 08:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 946
Posted By tommy583
http://986forum.com/forums/diy-project-guides/7011...

http://986forum.com/forums/diy-project-guides/70112-internal-exhaust-mod.html

This is what you want to do. Pretty easy and if you can weld it's free. If not i'm sure a shop will do it for less...
Forum: DIY Project Guides 01-07-2021, 02:50 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 175,918
Posted By tommy583
+986 :) +986

+986 :) +986
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 01-01-2021, 12:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 560
Posted By tommy583
I changed it to black. The seats were trashed...

I changed it to black. The seats were trashed and the carpet faded to a salmon color. I bought some black seats locally. Got a black carpet from Woody. Some of the small pieces I got black ones. ...
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