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Forum: DIY Project Guides 03-14-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 59,361
Posted By Reddy Head
I realize I may be a little late but if there's...

I realize I may be a little late but if there's any way to squeeze in another order you can put me down as well!

I took a little hiatus but now I'm in the process of really treating my boxster to...
Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 06-14-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,724
Posted By Reddy Head
I may be relocating from Texas to the California...

I may be relocating from Texas to the California area pretty soon, If it's still on the market at the time I would definitely be hard pressed not to pounce.

In the meantime, do you mind telling me...
Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 01-09-2015, 12:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,697
Posted By Reddy Head
Extremely late, but I remember stumbling across...

Extremely late, but I remember stumbling across this thread before I had purchased my Boxster... I had always been meaning to answer the question but never got around to it.

Porsche did make an...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 01-09-2015, 12:10 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,036
Posted By Reddy Head
What get's more practical than having TWO...

What get's more practical than having TWO trunks?! :D

Since purchase in July, I have been daily driving my Boxster. Living in El Paso, Tx the weather is what I like to call bi-polar. The sun will...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 07-23-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,412
Posted By Reddy Head
Thank you, I appreciate the kind words! ...

Thank you, I appreciate the kind words!

Unfortunately, I haven't had the privilege of driving one of the legendary air-cooled Porsches - I've just admired from a distance. Who know's that might...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 07-22-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,412
Posted By Reddy Head
Thank you. I'll be trying to get some of...

Thank you.

I'll be trying to get some of your famous CGT Headlights on this baby as soon as possible!(If they are still available) :cheers:
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 07-22-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,412
Posted By Reddy Head
Hahahaha, I like that - fixing an old car I shall...

Hahahaha, I like that - fixing an old car I shall be doing! :D
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 07-22-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,412
Posted By Reddy Head
The coolant buying process took about 2 hours...

The coolant buying process took about 2 hours because I was researching, cross referencing this forum, rennlist, planet-9, and other material I could get my hands on! :D

It's been about a week...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 07-22-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,412
Posted By Reddy Head
It might be something I'll look into. Honestly...

It might be something I'll look into. Honestly after putting my story out there I feel a whole lot better, I just needed to vent somehow. I'm completely happy now, and I don't want to re-visit that...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 07-21-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,412
Posted By Reddy Head
My Journey to Obtaining a Porsche Boxster - New Owner

I was planning on making this post after I had done a semi-professional photoshoot with the car on a nice mountain road... but here goes.

It was three years ago when I saw my first Porsche, and...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-21-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,056
Posted By Reddy Head
It turns out the PO replaced a hose connected to...

It turns out the PO replaced a hose connected to the reservoir tank and NEVER INSTALLED CLAMPS!

I found this out by doing diagnostic work myself - which was relatively easy... This begs the...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-12-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,056
Posted By Reddy Head
I just went out this morning and checked the...

I just went out this morning and checked the coolant level, it dropped below the minimum level...
The way I see it, is that the coolant reservoir tank needs to be replaced or the water pump. Both...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-11-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,056
Posted By Reddy Head
Engine Temperature and Coolant Light

Hello, I'm new to the Boxster world, I just purchased mine about a week ago. Initially I had noticed that coolant was leaking through the cap, as there was condensation on the trunk lid. I went ahead...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-10-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,613
Posted By Reddy Head
New Owner

Hello everyone, I know I've been silent for awhile... I just wanted to keep quiet while I closed a deal. :D

Ironically, I ended purchasing the "Dripping Springs" car. I honestly couldn't be more...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-01-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,613
Posted By Reddy Head
Very nice vehicles. (Sorry you had to get rid of...

Very nice vehicles. (Sorry you had to get rid of the last)

I came across this Boxster on the forum, let me know your opinion... The owner says remote key access is not working. Should I be...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-30-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,613
Posted By Reddy Head
Beautiful! Maybe I am just biased towards...

Beautiful!

Maybe I am just biased towards the color red though... I find myself gravitating towards the red version of everything. It's quite comical actually because my name is Red. :D
...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-30-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,613
Posted By Reddy Head
Is there a car variation of "bestiality" taking...

Is there a car variation of "bestiality" taking place right now? Hahaha, just joking! :p
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-30-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,613
Posted By Reddy Head
Hahaha, I'm assuming I should avoid that area? :P...

Hahaha, I'm assuming I should avoid that area? :P

White is definitely not my first choice of color. Also I don't think the grey interior adds enough contrast TBH... But nonetheless the car appears...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-30-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,613
Posted By Reddy Head
Did another search right now and came across this...

Did another search right now and came across this Boxster:
1999 Guards Red 48K going for $10,944

Used 1999 Porsche Boxster For Sale in Houston, TX | Stock: TXU624166...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-30-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,613
Posted By Reddy Head
Thank you for sharing your experience. ...

Thank you for sharing your experience.

Ideally, I would love to get an S model, for the same reason that you mentioned. El Paso, Texas does have long flat roads with exception of one mountain road...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-30-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,613
Posted By Reddy Head
What had happened was that a few hours after...

What had happened was that a few hours after posting when I was ready to confirm with the owner, it had been sold... Just my luck.

Now I'm going up to take a look at a 2002 Boxster S in Killeen,...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-29-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,613
Posted By Reddy Head
I was on pcarshop.com today and the closest...

I was on pcarshop.com today and the closest service center to the vehicle is "Eurotech Car Care Center". Does anyone have any experience with them or know anyone who has?

Or would it be a worthy...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-26-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,613
Posted By Reddy Head
I want to thank you both for your quick...

I want to thank you both for your quick responses.
Pulling useful bits from both posts, I am happy to say that I think I have found my car.
It is in Austin, Tx. 2001 Base in Arctic Silver on a...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-23-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,613
Posted By Reddy Head
Buying a 986 - Advice Needed

I have been reading these forums and finally decided to join. For years I've been wanting to experience the thrill of driving and owning a Porsche. Luckily for me, I am the position to buy.
My...
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