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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-31-2011, 09:29 PM
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Views: 725
Posted By Adam
Some early base models came with TCS (traction...

Some early base models came with TCS (traction control system). It was optional. The switch would be located on the center console by the e-brake. After MY 2000 I believe, Porsche came out with the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-04-2011, 03:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,298
Posted By Adam
Well, my back is pretty much up against the wall...

Well, my back is pretty much up against the wall and the mount sounds like the culprit so I'll probably end up swapping the front mount soon...probably just go with the 987 mount....don't really want...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-04-2011, 10:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,298
Posted By Adam
I've been researching this motor mount deal a...

I've been researching this motor mount deal a little bit. Pedro takes cores and fills the bracket in with his own rubber/poly insert. That's one option. Have any of you guys tried the Cheetah mount?...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-04-2011, 07:26 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 11,286
Posted By Adam
I'll paypal over a contribution soon. Glad to...

I'll paypal over a contribution soon. Glad to help.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-03-2011, 10:14 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 11,286
Posted By Adam
Wow, what a crazy series of events. Sorry to hear...

Wow, what a crazy series of events. Sorry to hear about all this Richard. This Righthaven group seems like a sleazy company. Just the conspiracy theorist inside thinking aloud here but who is to say...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-03-2011, 09:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,298
Posted By Adam
Thanks guys. I've heard of the motor mount issue...

Thanks guys. I've heard of the motor mount issue as a cause for difficult shifting but it totally escaped me these past few days when thinking about it. I'll check out Pedro's site and a few others...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-03-2011, 08:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,298
Posted By Adam
Hard to get into gear

I was wondering if you guys have any suggestions or solutions. My Boxster seems like it has been progressively harder to get into gear (all of them) since new. I've tried different shifter setups,...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-30-2011, 08:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,174
Posted By Adam
I use the degreaser and oil kit others have...

I use the degreaser and oil kit others have referenced. Spray degreaser on it liberally, let it soak, rinse with a liberal amount of water, let dry overnight, reoil lightly and let it sit on paper...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-30-2011, 07:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,119
Posted By Adam
Excellent choice! :dance:

Excellent choice! :dance:
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-23-2011, 07:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,221
Posted By Adam
I wish I could help you, but Porsche doesn't make...

I wish I could help you, but Porsche doesn't make a 5 speed pattern in that shape :(
Apparently there isn't a huge need for the 6 speed shifter out there right now. Porsche salvage yards are...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-22-2011, 11:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 854
Posted By Adam
+1 looks totally fine. The outside will catch up...

+1 looks totally fine. The outside will catch up with the inside after you do some DE's.
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-22-2011, 08:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,221
Posted By Adam
Final offer on the shifter $70 out the door....

Final offer on the shifter $70 out the door. That's my bottom dollar. I'll just hang on to it otherwise.
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-20-2011, 09:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,817
Posted By Adam
+1 some people have no tact.

+1 some people have no tact.
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-18-2011, 08:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,221
Posted By Adam
Couple more pics of the shifter. As you can see...

Couple more pics of the shifter. As you can see this thing almost looks new. Only has about 15K miles on it.

http://i100.photobucket.com/albums/m2/Porsche_Daddy/DSCN0207.jpg ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-17-2011, 08:19 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,201
Posted By Adam
Either **************** or get off the pot :D

Either **************** or get off the pot :D
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-17-2011, 02:48 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,201
Posted By Adam
I like the way you think!

I like the way you think!
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-17-2011, 09:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,221
Posted By Adam
Dropping price to $80 shipped for the shifter....

Dropping price to $80 shipped for the shifter. The thing is in great shape and hardly shows any wear. Similar shifters are going for double this on ebay.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 01-16-2011, 07:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,305
Posted By Adam
Changing the gear oil certainly couldn't hurt...

Changing the gear oil certainly couldn't hurt especially if it's never been changed. That would be the first thing I would do. Just use a quality synthetic 75w90 gear lube. Mobil 1, Amsoil, Redline,...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 01-16-2011, 07:23 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,221
Posted By Adam
Cockpit cover has been sold. Side Markers and...

Cockpit cover has been sold. Side Markers and shifter still available. $20 shipped on the pair of side markers. That's a deal!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-16-2011, 07:10 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,201
Posted By Adam
Z06 a terrible car for the street? What's your...

Z06 a terrible car for the street? What's your basis for that opinion? I've driven a Z06 several hundred miles on the street over multiple days and it was fine. It would make a fine daily driver if...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-15-2011, 08:10 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,201
Posted By Adam
Yeah it beat both.

Yeah it beat both.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-15-2011, 08:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,232
Posted By Adam
The shifter should be slightly slanted towards...

The shifter should be slightly slanted towards the driver. Take a pic and we could tell you if it's where it should be.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-14-2011, 10:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,615
Posted By Adam
Pull the trigger on this thing! On long trips I...

Pull the trigger on this thing! On long trips I wish I had cruise, but no cruise makes it more "pure" right? ;) PSM isn't necessary if you know how to drive. Coming off of a Miata I'm sure you know...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-14-2011, 07:08 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,201
Posted By Adam
Sure, would you buy them for $30,000 so I can get...

Sure, would you buy them for $30,000 so I can get an EVO? :D Yeah the Carrera Light wheels are popular. Lots of people buy the knock offs....mine are real. :cool:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-14-2011, 06:47 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,201
Posted By Adam
Well, a few of them might think that to. ;)...

Well, a few of them might think that to. ;) Which leads me to..................................

Jacabean, you have to remember your audience here. Most of the guys on the forum here are up in...
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