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Forum: Boxster & Cayman Detailing Discussion 09-08-2020, 06:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 546
Posted By mipstien
It is your car and you can do whatever you want...

It is your car and you can do whatever you want to it.
Black would look great. Just make sure you do all the prep work and paint them correctly.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-31-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 207
Posted By mipstien
This is what I found when searching. ...

This is what I found when searching.
http://986forum.com/forums/boxster-general-discussions/43538-987-mirrors-986-boxster-anyone-done-mod.html

One of the links in there seems to explain how to...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-04-2020, 04:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,502
Posted By mipstien
I haven't gotten to the motor mount just yet. I...

I haven't gotten to the motor mount just yet. I have been sanding my wheels for paint. Next is to diagnose if my AOS is still having problems(it was just replaced 5 miles ago). I have a manometer to...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-02-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,707
Posted By mipstien
Did you super glue the headliner or the plastic...

Did you super glue the headliner or the plastic piece?

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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-01-2020, 11:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,707
Posted By mipstien
Do you have any photos of what you did? I am...

Do you have any photos of what you did? I am curious
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-27-2020, 03:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 811
Posted By mipstien
When my magnet was missing it was hard to start...

When my magnet was missing it was hard to start after refilling and took a long time to fill.

This is a lot of good information. ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-27-2020, 03:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 811
Posted By mipstien
I could not manually bypass anything. I don't...

I could not manually bypass anything. I don't remember why. YMMV

Try using another magnet and put it in or around the neck and listen for the other magnet click.

If I recall the reason for that...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-26-2020, 11:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 811
Posted By mipstien
I am not sure if the entire thing needs to be...

I am not sure if the entire thing needs to be replaced. I ended up finding mine and just putting it back in the correct position. I found a picture that shows the piece and where the magnet would be....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-26-2020, 02:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 811
Posted By mipstien
I had a problem with filling my tank at one...

I had a problem with filling my tank at one point. It wouldn't take fuel faster than a trickle and if I tried it came right back out at me. It ended up being the fuel fill magnet. The magnet became...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-15-2020, 03:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By mipstien
What does it sound like with the fuel door open...

What does it sound like with the fuel door open and cap off?
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-14-2020, 03:55 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,176
Posted By mipstien
I found these this morning while searching. The...

I found these this morning while searching. The thing that caught my attention was the remote 40mm air rise and lower....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-11-2020, 08:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 497
Posted By mipstien
Advance Auto Parts had a tool that worked to pull...

Advance Auto Parts had a tool that worked to pull the wheel bearing. I just went through this a month ago.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-28-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,075
Posted By mipstien
I did smoke test all weekend. It was incredibly...

I did smoke test all weekend. It was incredibly difficult to find the problem. Every time I pumped smoke through it I was getting a cloud coming from both sides. It ended up having smoke coming from...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-23-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,075
Posted By mipstien
Does anyone know if E and D in the photo come on...

Does anyone know if E and D in the photo come on every time the car is started or if it's only when it's under such a temperature either engine or outside temp? How long does it stay on and does E...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-20-2020, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,075
Posted By mipstien
I took the intake apart today and replaced a...

I took the intake apart today and replaced a hose. I'm going to have to go back in though. I'm still having the problem. I think I might have damaged the hose between the electronic switch over and...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-19-2020, 12:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,075
Posted By mipstien
It appears I have a broken vacuum line. The one...

It appears I have a broken vacuum line. The one going from G to E in the attached picture. I can't see the E connection unfortunately. I may have to take thebpassenger side intake off to repair it.
...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-18-2020, 04:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,075
Posted By mipstien
Engine noise

I can't figure out what is causing my car to have trouble to hold idle when cold. When I start the car it pops and I am guessing it is early or late detonation. If I give it gas it doesn't do it....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-16-2020, 07:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,502
Posted By mipstien
Sounds good. Ordered the Powerflex bushing. Thank...

Sounds good. Ordered the Powerflex bushing. Thank you all for the help! Much appreciated. I have a terrible time making decisions on this stuff.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-16-2020, 02:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,502
Posted By mipstien
I think the two that really caught my attention...

I think the two that really caught my attention are the: PowerFlex yellow street bushing...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-15-2020, 12:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 495
Posted By mipstien
I just ordered Zerex G40 to do a purge and...

I just ordered Zerex G40 to do a purge and refill. Pelican parts was out of the Porsche version.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-15-2020, 03:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,502
Posted By mipstien
Motor Mount

I am going to replace the front motor mount (https://www.pelicanparts.com/More_Info/98737502305OEM.htm?pn=987-375-023-05-OEM&bt=Y&fs=0&SVSVSI=1047) while I am in there doing the water pump,...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-14-2020, 08:57 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,090
Posted By mipstien
Is this a good oil cooler...

Is this a good oil cooler (https://www.pelicanparts.com/More_Info/99610702559M6.htm?pn=996-107-025-59-M6&bt=Y&fs=0&SVSVSI=986M) to get?

Would it be worthwhile to just get a used one from the sale...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-14-2020, 06:09 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,090
Posted By mipstien
Thank you for this information. This makes my...

Thank you for this information. This makes my decision a lot easier and gives me piece of mind. I really appreciate the response's. I have been holding off on ordering one because I just couldn't...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-14-2020, 05:26 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,090
Posted By mipstien
Thanks for the reply piper6909. Doesn't the...

Thanks for the reply piper6909.
Doesn't the most wear happen during the heat up phase and subsequently if the thermostat opens early wouldn't that make it wear for longer?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-14-2020, 05:15 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,090
Posted By mipstien
Low temperature thermostat

I have searched all over the place and can't seem to find what I am looking for.

I want to know why would you change the thermostat to a low temperature one if the original does it's job...
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