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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-15-2021, 03:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 166
Posted By 10/10ths
Fwiw....

.....my Porsche tool would not lock one of mine. The socket worked. I vote for a 1/4 drive Socket.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-31-2021, 06:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,134
Posted By 10/10ths
I....

....never said, “quarts” of water.

But fine, let’s say my explanation is exaggerating the danger.

I will end with this thought, how is it any cheaper in your time and money to drain a little...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-30-2021, 03:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,134
Posted By 10/10ths
Wow...

....so you guys apparently do not read my posts.

See that part where I said,”..on START UP.”

Yes, the water burns off, but not instantly.

ON START UP, when your parts are dry, you are...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2021, 03:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,134
Posted By 10/10ths
Last time...

....I said,”The Oil Itself Does NOT go bad..”

I know oil is not hydroscopic.

The water that condenses in the sump does not get absorbed by the oil. It just mixes with the oil on startup. And...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-26-2021, 04:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,134
Posted By 10/10ths
Quadcammer....

....As I posted, twice already, it’s not that the oil itself “goes bad”, it’s that the oil sump fills with water from condensation and the fuel that gets by the piston rings.

The contaminants...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-23-2021, 09:51 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,134
Posted By 10/10ths
Freedom of choice....

.....is indeed a beautiful thing.

But not changing your oil every six months is far from beautiful.

You invested in a nice car. Spend the money and time to just change the oil every six...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-23-2021, 03:50 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,134
Posted By 10/10ths
Really!?!?!?

Oil analysis?!?!?!

In the time and expense of getting a used oil analysis, you can replace your old oil and filter.

Don’t over think it.

Oil just sitting in the sump, with the car never...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-22-2021, 11:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,134
Posted By 10/10ths
Yes....

....Change your oil every six months, without fail, no matter what.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-19-2021, 01:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By 10/10ths
New Muffler Option...

...Stoddard Porsche, in the United States, is offering the Dansk Factory Sport Muffler.

This is a great option for folks who want a sportier exhaust note without any “drone” and can be satisfied...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-16-2021, 04:15 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,543
Posted By 10/10ths
Thanks guys....

....and for what it’s worth, I never bought that Ferrari 308 when they were JUST affordable to me a decade ago because I knew I couldn’t afford the timing belt service and all the other “Ferrari”...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-14-2021, 04:00 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,543
Posted By 10/10ths
Forgive me.....

.....if I am harsh.

But it’s a freaking expensive and exotic German sports car.

Just because it has depreciated and is twenty years old and kids are buying them for $5,999, doesn’t change...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-13-2021, 03:35 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,543
Posted By 10/10ths
Wow....

Oil is cheap, transmissions are expensive.


You bought a freaking Porsche.


Just invest in the Porsche oil.


In all the time you have been trolling forums and researching formulations...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 02-27-2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By 10/10ths
Fvd

+1

Just spend the money.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-24-2021, 03:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 537
Posted By 10/10ths
Get a 2003/2004. Just do it.

Get a 2003/2004.

Just do it.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-18-2021, 06:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 567
Posted By 10/10ths
Yeah......

.....You must turn off your stability control or else you will get stuck.

The car will auto brake and try to prevent yaw and spinning out, so you can never get momentum and it will prevent...
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-02-2021, 02:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 798
Posted By 10/10ths
Destin....

....plus the hurricane that hit Mexico Beach and Panama City sent a lot of people west to Destin.

Can’t wait until they get 98 finished.

What a traffic mess.
Forum: DIY Project Guides 02-02-2021, 02:33 AM
Replies: 727
Views: 116,434
Posted By 10/10ths
Both of my shifters....

.....are sold.


Thanks everyone.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-19-2021, 03:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 576
Posted By 10/10ths
Congrats!!!!

I am so jealous!!

Enjoy!
Forum: DIY Project Guides 01-14-2021, 05:18 AM
Replies: 727
Views: 116,434
Posted By 10/10ths
I have...

.....two of Ben’s shifters. I ended up not building the cars I bought them for.

One is just the shifter, the other is in the housing and assembled.

I will part with them for a member here. ...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 01-13-2021, 03:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 648
Posted By 10/10ths
Just.....

........Don’t.


You’re welcome.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 01-12-2021, 03:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 556
Posted By 10/10ths
I ride also.....

....and that is why I hate DRLs.

In the old days before this stupid DRL trend, people would “see” me on my Ducati.

Now, even with my headlight modulator, people don’t notice me as much...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 01-11-2021, 05:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 556
Posted By 10/10ths
So, just want to make sure I understand this....

...You are trading Fog Light functionality for a DRL?

Is that right?
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 01-10-2021, 04:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 556
Posted By 10/10ths
Typically...

...LED bulbs do NOT work in halogen bulb reflectors.

Keep us updated on if these actually work.

Thank you.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-05-2021, 05:22 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,368
Posted By 10/10ths
And...

....just to tie a ribbon on this, a street car makes a lousy race car and a race car makes a lousy street car.

A lot of these aftermarket parts that people think will improve their street cars...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-01-2021, 01:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,368
Posted By 10/10ths
No codes....

....you will just lose power.

The stiffer motor mounts trigger the knock sensors and the engine management will retard ignition timing to prevent what it thinks is detonation.

I’ve seen dyno...
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