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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-13-2016, 12:52 PM
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Posted By DRGETZ
BruceH & grc0456: Thanks for the Positive Comments

[QUOTE=grc0456;509961]Ditto. Love the look of those wheels, Doc :[/QOUTE]

Brake dust is my mortal enemy and I hate it, but I have never been a fan of black wheels. To each, his own.


No...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-12-2016, 01:03 PM
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Posted By DRGETZ
Nice Boxsters Gentlemen...they're at least...

Nice Boxsters Gentlemen...they're at least siblings if not twins.
Got me thinking about coloring my wheels black.
Thanks for sharing the pics and info.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-16-2016, 01:55 AM
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Posted By DRGETZ
Looked like fun! Not an expert yet you...

Looked like fun!

Not an expert yet you appear to consistently take lines better lines thru the turns but the yellow car just has more horsepower...

Thanks for sharing...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-15-2016, 01:02 AM
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Posted By DRGETZ
Nice work but perhaps a little more radius ;-)

Nice work but perhaps a little more radius ;-)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-13-2016, 12:53 AM
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Posted By DRGETZ
I concur. In your photo that looks down the trunk...

I concur. In your photo that looks down the trunk gap towards the spoiler, your design would present a cleaner, more consistent look if the top rear corners of the spoiler aligned with the trunk line...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-09-2016, 03:35 AM
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Posted By DRGETZ
Axle Assembly Left & Right = Same Part for 986

U R Welcome...
Circle and other retailers may only list "left" or "right" because the same axle assembly fits both sides.

Only need to make sure to compare auto trans with auto trans, 5 speed vs...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-08-2016, 09:33 AM
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Posted By DRGETZ
Looks like some good work... interested to see...

Looks like some good work... interested to see again once installed.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-08-2016, 08:26 AM
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Posted By DRGETZ
To find parts compatibility/part numbers perform...

To find parts compatibility/part numbers perform the following tasks online:

1) Go to an online PORSCHE parts dealer/retailer like Circle Porsche Parts , Sunset, or Pelican and enter car...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-06-2016, 09:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 483
Posted By DRGETZ
Recommend Litronics (Xenon) for 986 Boxster

The least expensive Litronics in good condition that I've seen on ebay...

Genuine Pair of Porsche 996 Boxster 986 Litronic Headlights Xenon RHD Clear | eBay...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-21-2016, 08:02 AM
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Posted By DRGETZ
http://www.porsche.com/museum/en/milestones/

I refer to when Dr. Ferdinand Porsche first opened his own business in 1931...the beginnings of the Porsche Brand.

Porsche Milestones (http://www.porsche.com/museum/en/milestones/)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-21-2016, 07:15 AM
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Posted By DRGETZ
Just Trying To Help...

Hey, it's your car so do what you want with it.
I never made any such statement that Porsche knows it all.

I only sought to share information.

Personally, I bought a Porsche because of the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-21-2016, 07:01 AM
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Posted By DRGETZ
Respect Returned...

Many posts from users support not using K & N. I also experienced fouling of plenum and sensor on my Mazda MX-5. I regularly used fuel system cleaner to keep her running smoother and would have...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-21-2016, 06:35 AM
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Posted By DRGETZ
K&N Not Recommended--May Want to Research

Read several posts and articles stating that K&N oil can foul MAF and other Sensors.
After reading all the info available online about K and N and Porsches...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-20-2016, 04:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,409
Posted By DRGETZ
PORSCHE APPROVED TIRES Link

Thanks BYprodriver...good source of tire information...

Also found this...

Tire Rack Porsche N Rating Information (http://www.tirerack.com/tires/tiretech/techpage.jsp?techid=26&)

Tire Tech...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-18-2016, 12:59 AM
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Posted By DRGETZ
Porsche's "N" Ratings Explained by Pedro

Porsche works with manufacturers to test and approve tires that meet Porsches high standards in braking, speed, handling, etc.

If they meet Porsche's standards for tires, they earn an "N" rating...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-17-2016, 02:40 PM
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Posted By DRGETZ
Thanks for checking BYprodriver-- I really...

Thanks for checking BYprodriver-- I really appreciate it!

I wonder if the "Latest Generation" tires listed here on Michelin's MPSS page have been improved upon since 2013/14?

Could you point me...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-17-2016, 07:38 AM
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Posted By DRGETZ
Do you have the 88Y or 92Y's in the front? ...

Do you have the 88Y or 92Y's in the front?

Thanks!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-17-2016, 07:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,048
Posted By DRGETZ
Thanks- I had it posted for over a day with no...

Thanks- I had it posted for over a day with no reply so I thought I'd have more luck here???
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-17-2016, 07:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,048
Posted By DRGETZ
Thanks for the Replies Thus Far

Thanks I agree that all four should be replaced with the same brand/model.

As I shared, the rear loses traction and wants to slide out when driving over painted surfaces (or deep puddles =...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-17-2016, 07:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,409
Posted By DRGETZ
Thanks for the Replies Thus Far

Thanks I agree that all four should be replaced with the same brand/model.

As I shared, the rear loses traction and wants to slide out when driving over painted surfaces (or deep puddles =...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-15-2016, 03:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,048
Posted By DRGETZ
Front Tires For Wet Conditions (88Y or 92Y Michelin Super Sports Front)??

QUESTION:

Do any of you more seasoned Boxster owner's have experience/knowledge to share regarding 88Y's and 92Y's front tire size performance differences and/or feedback regarding Pilot Super...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-15-2016, 03:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 463
Posted By DRGETZ
Service Mode for Glass Window Top

I feel your frustration as I just did this for the first time a few weeks ago to change air filter and belt.

This is what worked for me and my glass-windowed 2000S top...

1. Make sure the...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-15-2016, 12:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,409
Posted By DRGETZ
Front Tire Question 88Y or 92Y Pilot Super Sports for Wet Conditions?

QUESTION:

Do any of you more seasoned Boxster owner's have experience/knowledge to share regarding 88Y's and 92Y's front tire size performance differences and/or feedback regarding Pilot Super...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-14-2016, 12:54 AM
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Views: 631,916
Posted By DRGETZ
Remote Working Again...

...in search of remote/key redemption...

PROBLEM: Replaced Battery in New Key Fob and Remote stopped opening/closing doors and trunk but light flashes when buttons are pressed.

SOLUTION:...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-14-2016, 12:51 AM
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Views: 768
Posted By DRGETZ
Key Fob Problem Solved...Redemption

...in search of key redemption...

PROBLEM: Replaced Battery in New Key Fob and Remote stopped opening/closing doors and trunk but light flashes when buttons are pressed.

SOLUTION: Removed and...
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