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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-13-2009, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,096
Posted By 1JB
I've got midnight blue and have had great results...

I've got midnight blue and have had great results using a permanent magic marker that I picked up at an arts supply store. I've filled a few, very small chips on the hood and bumper using permanent...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-07-2008, 08:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,839
Posted By 1JB
Bad battery. I'm on 2 years with my trickle...

Bad battery. I'm on 2 years with my trickle charger for 3 months at time and the battery is still fine as far as I can tell. Did you plug the charger into the cigarette lighter by the armrest?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-03-2008, 12:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 656
Posted By 1JB
Take it in. Who know what it is for sure but...

Take it in. Who know what it is for sure but they will figure it out if they're half as good as the service department at my dealer. My '06 had an intermittent squeaking sound that seemed to come...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-25-2008, 11:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 923
Posted By 1JB
2009 boxster will start being built in September...

2009 boxster will start being built in September '08 after the factory shuts down in August I believe.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-25-2008, 08:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 923
Posted By 1JB
The '08 S goes from 0-60 in 5.1 seconds and 167...

The '08 S goes from 0-60 in 5.1 seconds and 167 mph(?) which is the same as my '06. Unless you're going to track the car any HP gains are just silly at this point in my mind.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-24-2008, 07:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,025
Posted By 1JB
I've got an '06 S and all I can say is whether...

I've got an '06 S and all I can say is whether it's 4.9 secs or 5.1 hold on to the steering wheel because it's scarry fast.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-12-2008, 06:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,744
Posted By 1JB
"Desnorkeling" is an utter and complete waste of...

"Desnorkeling" is an utter and complete waste of time from everything I have read hear and at other sites including dyno read outs that can't be duplicated by those who claim gains in horsepower.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-25-2008, 06:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,141
Posted By 1JB
Middle of the summer and I'm driving home from...

Middle of the summer and I'm driving home from work on the beautiful winding road I take every day. 99% of the time I'm just tootaling along behind whatever car enjoying the ride. Before you get on...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-11-2008, 06:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,224
Posted By 1JB
Cayman owners seem to spend most of their time...

Cayman owners seem to spend most of their time bashing the Boxster and explaining why the Cayman is not a Boxster with a hard top. The supposed huge difference in stiffness provided by the hardtop...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-10-2008, 06:15 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,554
Posted By 1JB
Great looking top.

Great looking top.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-09-2008, 06:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,738
Posted By 1JB
Oh, and the other thing you have to do is find a...

Oh, and the other thing you have to do is find a nice tunnel to drive through with the top down. Man, you can really hear the engine!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-08-2008, 05:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,738
Posted By 1JB
Congrats on the Boxster LB. I was all set to buy...

Congrats on the Boxster LB. I was all set to buy a Cayman and hadn't even considered a Boxster until I drove one at the last minute. Went out with my son, put the top down, on a sunny spring day,...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-03-2008, 10:24 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,454
Posted By 1JB
Even at $4500US I think there will be very...

Even at $4500US I think there will be very limited demand for this top. It's primary use is for winter driving. At the current price you can drive a very nice used car in the winter for that price,...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-17-2007, 07:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,020
Posted By 1JB
I've got an'06 S with 280hp. It will push you...

I've got an'06 S with 280hp. It will push you back in the seat just fine. No problem scaring the living day lights out of you or killing yourself if you get stupid. I've done 0-60 faster than I...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-06-2007, 08:18 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,748
Posted By 1JB
I followed the break in period as well but I...

I followed the break in period as well but I don't believe Porsche specifies one for their cars sold in Europe? I think there's a good argument to be made that the break in period for NA is more for...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-06-2007, 08:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,094
Posted By 1JB
I have non-PASM on 18s and it is perfect. I know...

I have non-PASM on 18s and it is perfect. I know some swear by it but I test drove both before I bought mine on 18s and 19s and never really noticed a difference worth bothering over. My personal...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-05-2007, 05:59 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,769
Posted By 1JB
I went with the Escort SRX. Excellent system. ...

I went with the Escort SRX. Excellent system. The "shifter" definitely works.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-04-2007, 05:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,577
Posted By 1JB
There's no reason to cover anything when applying...

There's no reason to cover anything when applying ragtopp. It doesn't spray out that far and short bursts, from about 6 inches around the edges are fine. Take any mild cleaner, such as Zaino's car...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-21-2007, 07:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 833
Posted By 1JB
It will continue to go off and on every day. The...

It will continue to go off and on every day. The alarm system drains the battery.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-07-2007, 05:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,327
Posted By 1JB
You don't have to drive it and you don't have to...

You don't have to drive it and you don't have to do much prep work for winter storage. Draining the fluids, removing the battery, etc. is for long term storage 3 months or more without so much as...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-23-2007, 05:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 744
Posted By 1JB
If you check out this thread and the link in it...

If you check out this thread and the link in it you will see that for '06 at least it seems 1633 Boxster S' were sold in NA. The other cars are broken out as well. ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-23-2007, 05:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 727
Posted By 1JB
On the '06 it's 31mph or lower.

On the '06 it's 31mph or lower.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-04-2007, 06:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,298
Posted By 1JB
I've got midnight blue but never used the Z-PC. ...

I've got midnight blue but never used the Z-PC. In the right angle under bright sunlight you can see very light swirl marks.

When you apply and remove Zaino don't use a circular motion. Use up...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-19-2007, 06:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 881
Posted By 1JB
If 7 months of the warranty is used up then the...

If 7 months of the warranty is used up then the cars been titled and is a used car. The time period on a warranty should start on the day the car is sold. If you buy it and title it in September...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-19-2007, 06:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,356
Posted By 1JB
Don't take this the wrong way but why are you...

Don't take this the wrong way but why are you buying a Porsche? There are plenty of other cars with better 0-60 and skid pad times than the Boxster S for a lot less money. In my opinion mentally...
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