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Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 09-02-2019, 05:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 198
Posted By Stroked & Blown
I have a set of 2.5 cats with <50k miles. PM me...

I have a set of 2.5 cats with <50k miles. PM me if interested.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-28-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 276
Posted By Stroked & Blown
Track arms (aka Tuning forks) are known to wear...

Track arms (aka Tuning forks) are known to wear out and rattle. Easy replacement if you are already doing control arms.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-27-2019, 05:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 740
Posted By Stroked & Blown
You will be very happy with the M030. Great...

You will be very happy with the M030. Great improvement that keeps you in the ‘stock’ class as Anker said.
With PSS9s higher spring rates, you will feel every pebble on route 202 �� (I was on it...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 05-18-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,709
Posted By Stroked & Blown
Hard to believe they swapped a 9A1 direct...

Hard to believe they swapped a 9A1 direct injection engine into a 2004. I would imagine the electronics are very different.
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 04-16-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 940
Posted By Stroked & Blown
987 airboxes show improvements on S motors. I...

987 airboxes show improvements on S motors. I don't recall feedback from anyone who has tried it with a 2.5.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-15-2019, 10:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By Stroked & Blown
nope .

nope








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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-13-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By Stroked & Blown
Killed the birds with 118 ft lbs of torque.

Killed the birds with 118 ft lbs of torque.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-08-2019, 07:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By Stroked & Blown
Have you re-installed the headlights recently? ...

Have you re-installed the headlights recently?
I broke the harness clip once b/c I didn’t insert the headlight assembly straight in and started seeing odd behavior like this. The harness wasn’t...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-08-2019, 06:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By Stroked & Blown
Good question. Installed with tires on, on the...

Good question. Installed with tires on, on the ground. Didn’t use a torque wrench b/c I couldn’t fit it on either bolt. Torqued to “good and tight”

Edit: Just saw that the spec is 118 ft/lbs for...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-08-2019, 04:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By Stroked & Blown
New Trailing arm sounds like a bird

I just replaced my right rear trailing arm (aka tuning fork) with a TRW unit.
The clunk is gone but the new arm squeaks like a bird over bumps. It is loud to the point that a pedestrian said...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-05-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By Stroked & Blown
I grabbed one of these...

I grabbed one of these (https://www.amazon.com/Bluetooth-Transmitter-LDesign-Applicable-smartphone-Black/dp/B01NAT2U02) to play podcasts and listen to music. Works great for $15. Not audiophile...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-31-2019, 07:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 410
Posted By Stroked & Blown
Are you planning to stack spacers? If so, I...

Are you planning to stack spacers? If so, I suggest getting a single spacer at the width that you want. One less failure point (wheel->spacer flange->hub vs. wheel->spacer flange->spacer...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2019, 03:20 AM
Replies: 5,409
Views: 549,540
Posted By Stroked & Blown
Thanks - I wasn’t aware of that. The original...

Thanks - I wasn’t aware of that.
The original intent was to wrap the TPs to keep heat off of the axle CV boots and other lines in the area, as the stock cats have heat shields.
I *think* these are...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-26-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 5,409
Views: 549,540
Posted By Stroked & Blown
Getting ready for AX season: Removed my...

Getting ready for AX season:
Removed my rattling second-hand charlie chan exhaust.
Ordered a new muffler, TPs, header wrap, and a trailing arm.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-20-2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,151
Posted By Stroked & Blown
Bend the tip of a coat hanger and see if you can...

Bend the tip of a coat hanger and see if you can get it to move?
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 03-15-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 330
Posted By Stroked & Blown
I should clarify - I have a 996 TT style bumper...

I should clarify - I have a 996 TT style bumper on my 986 and am thinking about adding the splitter as some Miatas in the field have picked up 1s on a ~1:15 course with a big splitter and lexan rear...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 03-15-2019, 05:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 330
Posted By Stroked & Blown
I have been interested in building a splitter and...

I have been interested in building a splitter and sealing it to my 996 TT bumper.
Two questions:
1. Is the splitter curved up at the front? Wouldn't that create lift?
2. How are you attaching it...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-10-2019, 07:52 PM
Replies: 1,117
Views: 98,970
Posted By Stroked & Blown
https://www.carsforsale.com/vehicle/details/519429...

https://www.carsforsale.com/vehicle/details/51942943

https://cdn04.carsforsale.com/3/1020094/27539344/1275754716.jpg

Box o’ Duracell?
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 02-10-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,173
Posted By Stroked & Blown
I have an ETX-30L as well and am surprised at how...

I have an ETX-30L as well and am surprised at how well it works. I figured I would need to keep it on a battery tender regularly and jump start it in the cold, but it can go weeks between starts in...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-31-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 339
Posted By Stroked & Blown
I’m in Metro West. You should come to an AX event...

I’m in Metro West. You should come to an AX event at Devens AFB this spring. See https://www.motorsportreg.com/calendar/ for the schedule.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-18-2019, 07:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,123
Posted By Stroked & Blown
Instead of starting a fight on the Internet, how...

Instead of starting a fight on the Internet, how about trying your keys in the ignition to see what happens? The car is in front of your house, right?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-13-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By Stroked & Blown
I had similar symptoms and it turned out that the...

I had similar symptoms and it turned out that the clip holding the wiring harness into the headlight tray was broken, resulting in poor contact.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-12-2019, 12:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,151
Posted By Stroked & Blown
Have you checked your blinker fluid?

Have you checked your blinker fluid?
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 01-05-2019, 03:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,997
Posted By Stroked & Blown
That’s a great result for that car on a Dyno...

That’s a great result for that car on a Dyno Dynamics (a.k.a. Heartbreaker) dyno.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-01-2019, 02:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By Stroked & Blown
Yup!!! Happy new year!

Yup!!! Happy new year!
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