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Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-23-2016, 10:58 AM
Replies: 2
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Hood & deck replacement with CF or Fiberglass?

Anybuddy have experience with replacing heavy metal hood or rear deck lid with either Carbon Fiber or Fiberglass? If so what brand or product fits the best with the least amount of hassle? ...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-16-2016, 03:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,688
LOL! Just noticed the designation on the...

LOL! Just noticed the designation on the container about being for Porsche and other German cars and wondered if this was something new I was missing. I also have the spin on filter from L&N and he...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-16-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,688
Mobil 1 0W-40?

Any buddy have anything good or bad to say about this 'European' blend of Mobil-1? Says it is for Audi, Porsche, mercedes etc. Also fully synthetic. I am thinking of using it this year instead of...
Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 11-23-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 929
OK, had a lot of looks but no takers. Make me...

OK, had a lot of looks but no takers. Make me an offer that I can't refuse but please don't insult me.

AKL
Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 11-15-2015, 07:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 929
Passport MAX for sale

I have a radar detector for sale. Used in my '02 986. This unit shows EXACT speed from satellite connection. My Boxster is 3 to 5 miles off in real speed. Also has connection with Smart Cord for...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-14-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,072
Southern ivy?

Kudzu?????
AKL
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-10-2015, 11:00 AM
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Views: 516
Special edition still for sale.

Special edition 986 S is still for sale in Poughkeepsie, NY Widow now just want to move it so she came down to $16k. If anyone is interested in this low mile well kept example get back to me at: ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-01-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,868
So what have you done about the dog? No sense in...

So what have you done about the dog? No sense in fretting over the scratches until you stop the source.
I find the Griot's Garage orbiters fine for working on the paint. I believe Porter Cable...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-11-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,045
+ 1 on your take on the TIP. Don't forget there...

+ 1 on your take on the TIP. Don't forget there are 5 driving 'maps' in the computer that ups the performance depending on your driving style. Good to know it would handle more HP as it certainly...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-28-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,814
Same wheels as mine. I just had them refurbished...

Same wheels as mine. I just had them refurbished and they came out pristine. Will post some pics when not raining or snowing here and I can get it out and take some decent photos.
AKL :cheers:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-25-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 918
Yeah Man, all the best. Miss you and hope you...

Yeah Man, all the best. Miss you and hope you start posting again soon.

AKL :cheers:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-17-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,438
[QUOTE=surf40;440440]I did the Exotic Racing at...

[QUOTE=surf40;440440]I did the Exotic Racing at the Fontana CA track The car I drove was the Porsche Cayman R, the smallest, lightest car they offer, with only 330 HP, and PDK. Everybody else was...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-17-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,385
Make sure your suspension is up to the task of...

Make sure your suspension is up to the task of accepting these 18" wheels. The earliest 986 cars suspensions were not robust enough to handle heavier rims. I am not sure off the top of my head what...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-10-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 737
You can install a mesh screen to keep out larger...

You can install a mesh screen to keep out larger debris like leaves and cigarette butts. The water issue however you cannot protect from. Our latest car wash, if you do such things to your Boxster,...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-09-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,320
No. Sumner Laboratories, Inc. Don't know who or...

No. Sumner Laboratories, Inc. Don't know who or what Camco is. If they are selling 210 plastic cleaner and it is not produced by Sumner then I don't know who makes it or what it is.

My wife...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 02-09-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,594
Boy that sure changes the back end. Can I ask...

Boy that sure changes the back end. Can I ask again where can you get those LED taillights? Thanks for the pics.

AKL
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 02-08-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,594
Thanks Fro, interesting approach. AKL

Thanks Fro, interesting approach.

AKL
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-08-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,211
+ 1 on what Chrisp says. Very tasteful and still...

+ 1 on what Chrisp says. Very tasteful and still looks like a Boxster.

AKL :cheers:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-08-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,737
I think there is a aluminum bar that attaches to...

I think there is a aluminum bar that attaches to those shock absorber type mounts on both sides of the car under the tail lights. That bar could be drilled for heat passage then painted black so it...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-07-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,737
Perhaps drilling a number of holes in the bumper...

Perhaps drilling a number of holes in the bumper bar might help air flow. Don't quite know what it looks like without removing the rear bumper panel. Anyone out there with a pic of the bumper off...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-07-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,737
See if you can buy a European bumper as these did...

See if you can buy a European bumper as these did not have the cutouts for the US bumperette safety mandate. I imagine a aftermarket plastic panel to cover the holes might be a product someone here...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-07-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Flex paint

The flexible bumpers need an additive to the paint mix that keeps the paint somewhat flexible too. Paint needs the ability to move a bit without flaking off. I doubt you will get that ingredient in...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-07-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,320
Another good product

210 Plastic cleaner & polish from Sumner Labs. Inc. Sumner Laboratories Inc - Home (http://www.sumnerlabs.com) Cleared my plastic window up nicely. Biggest trick is squeezing between the seats...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-23-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 604
Wheel refurbishing question

Has anyone here in the northeast had their wheels refurbished/painted by the outfit in Bath, PA known as Wheel Collision Center? I know about Wheel Enhancement in CA but would like to use a good...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-18-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,631
You left out the rest of the story: "That is...

You left out the rest of the story:

"That is when the fight started and my recovery, according to my Dr., will be months and I may never be able to see out of my right eye again!"

AKL:cheers:
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