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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-24-2010, 12:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,315
Posted By kavlono
I could not wait to get the parts from overseas...

I could not wait to get the parts from overseas so I went to the dealer and bought the two assemblies which cost $70 each or $140 total. I unscrewed the white plastic end caps from the parts and put...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-20-2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,315
Posted By kavlono
I found and removed the two broken plastic balls...

I found and removed the two broken plastic balls sockets today. It was easy and should be easy to replace. Where can i buy them from the guy you say has them made in Europe? Are they exactly alike. I...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-19-2010, 09:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,315
Posted By kavlono
Thanks go much guys. This information is...

Thanks go much guys. This information is invaluable and exactly what i need. i will let you know what happens.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-18-2010, 11:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,315
Posted By kavlono
Something broke when I tried to put the top down. What happened?

I have a 2007 Boxster I bought new. The other day I was putting down the top and flipped open the latch and the top began to open but caught on the tip of the latch and I heard a loud "SNAP" coming...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-01-2010, 08:36 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,945
Posted By kavlono
why did;t the alarm go off?

why did;t the alarm go off?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-06-2010, 09:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,631
Posted By kavlono
to put everything in perspective, I paid over...

to put everything in perspective, I paid over $50k for two weeks in rehab last year. So anything that keeps me from going back to Happytown is worth it. and this car helps me.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-06-2010, 12:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,631
Posted By kavlono
It is more than just pads. Here is the breakdown:...

It is more than just pads. Here is the breakdown:

Brake linings $160
2 cable wear indicators 80
2 mounting kits 135
4 damping panels 54
labor 2 hrs @140 280

Considering I went 56k...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-05-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,631
Posted By kavlono
Front brake pads at 58k miles: $756!

A light came on my 07 Boxster saying that the brake pad detector was activated and I neeed to get my brakes checked. So I took it to the dealer today who looked at it and said I needed two front...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-22-2009, 07:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,848
Posted By kavlono
I did get them at the dealer i bought the car...

I did get them at the dealer i bought the car from. am very happy with their service. i am also happy with the tires. i never race the car and use it as a daily dirver putting 20k miles on it a ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-22-2009, 11:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,848
Posted By kavlono
Rear tires lasted 50k miles and cost $617 to replace

Before I got my Boxster I was terrified that I would have to replace the tires ever 20k as someone on here said. Well today with 50,000 miles on my 07 Boxster I finally replaced the rear tires...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-21-2009, 09:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 717
Posted By kavlono
Yes, that explains why Porsche is not at the Los ...

Yes, that explains why Porsche is not at the Los Angeles California USA auto show.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-20-2009, 08:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 717
Posted By kavlono
Porsche is not in the LA Auto Show

Porsche is not going to be at the LA Auto Show next month. Anyone know why??
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-04-2008, 09:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 633
Posted By kavlono
oK, i orded it from there. We will see how it...

oK, i orded it from there. We will see how it comes out. Thanks
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-04-2008, 07:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 633
Posted By kavlono
Where can I get some touch up paint

I think it was here that someone recommended a place that sold matching touch up paint, but now I cannot find it.
DOes anyone have a source of touch up paint that will brin my poor bumber back to...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-02-2008, 05:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,856
Posted By kavlono
How do I repaint scratched on bottom of front bumper?

I drove my 06 Boxster over the top of acurb and scratched the front bottom of my front bumber. There are obviouls scratches plus the plastic has small gouges. I just need to repait it so how do I do...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-02-2008, 05:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 701
Posted By kavlono
I just watched it and think it is a very fair and...

I just watched it and think it is a very fair and accurate summary of the two cars. THe Porsche is a very practical car that works and you can take it places. The Ferari is just for look and only...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-13-2008, 12:57 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,330
Posted By kavlono
My rule is if my car is the best looking or most...

My rule is if my car is the best looking or most expensive car in the lot I either will not park there or I cover it so t is not obvious. Undernith a cover it looks like a Hundai. I have had a friend...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-01-2008, 11:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,227
Posted By kavlono
That is not true that at 20k miles you need new...

That is not true that at 20k miles you need new tires. I had my first dealer service on a new 07 at 20k miles adn the bill was jus about $225, My next service is at 40k when the dealer siad I will...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-25-2008, 08:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 722
Posted By kavlono
Thanks for the info Nick. If I feel adventurous...

Thanks for the info Nick. If I feel adventurous can I get to Newfoundland Island and drive route 430 to the city of St. Anthony. Is there a ferry there and what are the roads like? Have you done it?...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-23-2008, 01:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 722
Posted By kavlono
How far northeast into Canada can/should I drive a Boxster??

I want to take a cross country trip from San Diego and go as far northeast as I can past Main and into Canada. Looking at he map it appears I can go into Nova Scotia to Halifax and then take a ferry...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-22-2008, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,019
Posted By kavlono
You are right I did post it in the Harley site...

You are right I did post it in the Harley site under my biler alias. I am Wofarted. And I agree. i like my Porsche very much but I love my Harley to death. Going out in teh porsche does not even come...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-22-2008, 10:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,019
Posted By kavlono
A Harley is more expensive to maintain than a new Porsche

In 2004 I bought a new Harley Heritage Softail and per factory recommendations I have had it serviced every 5000 miles. I have gone to three different dealers and each time I go in they hit me for...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-15-2007, 06:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 832
Posted By kavlono
This is great information and great pictures. I...

This is great information and great pictures. I already did Route 66 on a Harley from San Diego To Milwaukee a few years back with about 5000 other Harleys. It was great. WE took over towns.
I have...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-14-2007, 06:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 832
Posted By kavlono
What to see/do going cross country from LA to Miami?

I am going to be driving cross country from Los Angeles to Miami Florida next week. I will be taking Interstate 10 going there. I have two weeks to get there so I have plenty of time for...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-23-2007, 10:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 552
Posted By kavlono
How accuracte are the tire pressure monitors?

I filled my tires and measured the tire pressure with a new Harley Davidson tire guage. The tire pressure monitors showed different pressures between 1 and 3 psi. WHen filling your tires do you trust...
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