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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-27-2016, 11:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,582
Posted By ppbon
I don't negotiate with terrorists ...

and even posting this seems like I'm caving, but there are too many 986forum members that have stood up to defend me while others believe the slander that's been thrown my way.

I hate the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-26-2016, 03:09 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,771
Posted By ppbon
I've read your spew ...

but I won't dignify it with an answer.
You are such a class act!
Happy Boxstering,
Pedro
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-26-2016, 02:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 816
Posted By ppbon
Are you sure the radio is wired correctly? ...

Are you sure the radio is wired correctly?
There are at least two wires that are hot when switched.
One is dependent on the ignition switch alone but the other one is connected through a time...
Forum: New Member Introductions 03-07-2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,346
Posted By ppbon
Happy to see you made it back home safe and...

Happy to see you made it back home safe and sound.
Enjoy your beautiful car. She's a beaut!
All the best.
Happy Boxstering,
Pedro
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-01-2016, 07:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,587
Posted By ppbon
It should be half the amount quoted. Happy...

It should be half the amount quoted.
Happy Boxcstering,
Pedro
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 02-19-2016, 06:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,368
Posted By ppbon
I'm a Scrutineer for PCA ...

and we do allow for push-button start on SPB (Spec Boxster)
The rules state:
ECU and programming must remain stock; no other engine management can be added.
Steering wheel lock must be...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-01-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,063
Posted By ppbon
You have to weigh the PROS and CONS when making...

You have to weigh the PROS and CONS when making any decision.
The PROS: oh, there are none.
The CONS: I can't believe anyone would seriously think about it?
After analyzing the data I think the...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 11-04-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 11,300
Posted By ppbon
It's a character thing ...

and we can clearly see that you lack it, Jamesp.
You claim to have "discovered" how the IMS fails and you show as proof a video you published on YouTube 10/01/13....
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 11-04-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 11,300
Posted By ppbon
Amusing

I'm glad I was able to amuse you and your group.
Just returning the favor!
Just trying to make people happy,
Pedro
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-15-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 867
Posted By ppbon
Very common ...

... on most German headlights that are 10 years old or older.
Same issue in Mercedes Benz, Audi, VW.
Put some electrical tape on the frayed naked wires otherwise you will start blowing fuses and...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-11-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 694
Posted By ppbon
Another inexpensive way to fix ...

the soft top is using hot-glue or contact cement.
The hot-glue and the contact cement begin liquids penetrate into the fabric and form a long and durable adhesion.
Happy Boxstering,
Pedro
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-04-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,346
Posted By ppbon
Aside from the ...

... remote's circuit board you also need to transfer the immo pill. It's a small glass capsule which is in the key fob.
Happy Boxstering
Pedro
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-31-2015, 04:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 754
Posted By ppbon
From the description of symptoms ...

... the most obvious cause is a clogged flexible brake line.
Believe it or not, flexible brake lines are wear items.
Happy Boxstering
Pedro
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-13-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 614
Posted By ppbon
Also, check to see if the CEL comes on when the...

Also, check to see if the CEL comes on when the ignition is set to on.
If the CEL is out when the ignition is on then the bulb is burnt.
Happy Boxstering,
Pedro
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-17-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,477
Posted By ppbon
Some new security software ...

... at GoDaddy reassigned new addresses to all my domains and pointed them all to PedrosBoard (http://www.PedrosBoard.com).
All is well now and all of the sites are up and running.
The content in...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 06-10-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,070
Posted By ppbon
Most, if not ...

... all of the fiberglass tops on the market for Boxsters are for racing.
They are generally secured with 1/4 turn fasteners.
Happy Boxstering,
Pedro
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 06-10-2015, 05:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,541
Posted By ppbon
Only if you're running windows emulator your Mac....

Only if you're running windows emulator your Mac.
Happy Boxstering,
Pedro
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-04-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 605
Posted By ppbon
You probably need ...

... to replace the electrical portion of the ignition.

Here's all the info you need:
Replace Ignition Switch (http://pedrosgarage.com/Site_3/Replace_Ignition_Switch.html)

Happy Boxstering,...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-21-2015, 03:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 899
Posted By ppbon
I'll be there ...

... on Wednesday evening.
Looks like we'll all need good windshield wipers.
Happy Boxstering
Pedro
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-14-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,578
Posted By ppbon
This is what I did many years ago ...

... and still looks great.

http://i83.photobucket.com/albums/j307/ppbon/TwoToneSeats2.jpg

http://i83.photobucket.com/albums/j307/ppbon/TwoToneSeats1.jpg

Happy Boxstering,
Pedro
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-14-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 926
Posted By ppbon
Our HPDE season is also halted in South Florida ...

... but we resume in September, when it's more manageable.
In the meantime I get to work or race through PCA Club Racing.
Just did COTA last weekend. Talk about hot and sticky!
Happy Boxstering,...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-14-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 926
Posted By ppbon
Sebring is tricky ...

... but fun.
Based on watching your last video, here's my critique:
Turn 1 - Make the turn-in earlier which allows you to come closer to the apex (wall)
Turn 2- Is a non-turn in a Boxster
Turn 3...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-13-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 559
Posted By ppbon
I was there also ...

... working as a Scrutineer.
Nice weekend.
Bad trying to get back home.
I was supposed to fly back to Dallas and then to Ft. Lauderdale on Sunday evening.
Eventually I ended renting a car and...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-01-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,159
Posted By ppbon
You cannot use the AirLift to pressure test. ...

You cannot use the AirLift to pressure test.
It's the opposite. The Airlift creates a vacuum.
You can test for leaks after you empty the coolant by drawing a vacuum and waiting 5 minutes. If the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-01-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,159
Posted By ppbon
What usually happens in these cases is ...

... that there is air trapped in the coolant system.
After a drive when everything is hot and pressures at the highest the air bubble exits via the pressure relief valve, through the drain hose, but...
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