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Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-16-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,567
Posted By Jamesp
Frodo, I did a search. You clearly have a...

Frodo,

I did a search. You clearly have a short attention span poor reading skills, or perhaps even a limited intellect. My bet's on the last, and you may want to wipe your nose.

Maytag,
...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-15-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,567
Posted By Jamesp
Lew, Thank you for your earlier reply. I...

Lew,

Thank you for your earlier reply. I received sparse replies on the first post I made, and yours was very thoughtful and helpful. I am very conservative in making repairs, so while I should...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-15-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,567
Posted By Jamesp
Done. And it is aptly named "ignore". ...

Done.

And it is aptly named "ignore".

I don't care how much information you have, or how high an opinion of yourself you have. Treating people poorly is disrespectful and should not be...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-15-2018, 07:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,567
Posted By Jamesp
I actually did use the search function before...

I actually did use the search function before posting. Your assumption that I did not was presumptive and incorrect.

Anyone pointing to the search function instead simply answering a question...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-15-2018, 05:47 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,567
Posted By Jamesp
Thanks for the helpful responses, I appreciate...

Thanks for the helpful responses, I appreciate you sharing your knowledge.

I went with the Sachs before I read your posts because I'm chicken about using anything but OEM on a repair this...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-14-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,567
Posted By Jamesp
Really? No wonder no one responded to this. Sure...

Really? No wonder no one responded to this. Sure would have been helpful to have someone provide their experience instead of this completely unhelpful post. Mikefocke, never respond to one of my...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-13-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,567
Posted By Jamesp
Which clutch to buy LUK or Sachs?

What is your opinion?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-13-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,857
Posted By Jamesp
I've been pretty impressed with LN products, but...

I've been pretty impressed with LN products, but not so much that I've bought any. I simply put a high quality high temp single row back in to replace the failed one from my engine. Replaced the...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-07-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 385
Posted By Jamesp
Time for a new clutch

2003 S 144k miles daily driver, clutch slipping at higher loads. Looks like it's time for a new clutch and flywheel. Anyone have words of wisdom on which clutch and flywheel arrangement to choose? ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-01-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By Jamesp
I bought them at autozone. Don't know the brand...

I bought them at autozone. Don't know the brand name.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-30-2018, 06:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By Jamesp
Go Air Horns!!!

Was coming home from work and a full up semi truck did not see me as it entered the freeway and was planning crossing to the left into my lane! More than just planning, it full up entered my lane...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-15-2018, 05:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 424
Posted By Jamesp
Bad luck. Boxster are either 5 or 3 chain...

Bad luck. Boxster are either 5 or 3 chain engines. The chains wear and stretch, but rarely break.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-11-2018, 04:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 770
Posted By Jamesp
The gasoline is shot. There is a fuel line qd...

The gasoline is shot. There is a fuel line qd under the car on the drivers side you can pull off then jump the pump relay to empty the tank. That's what I did in a similar circumstance.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-08-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,127
Posted By Jamesp
I used a hydraulic jack under a 3/4 in plywood...

I used a hydraulic jack under a 3/4 in plywood cradle I made. Balance is an issue but I found working carefully there was little drama.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-08-2018, 04:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,384
Posted By Jamesp
You clearly have a criminal jerk living nearby....

You clearly have a criminal jerk living nearby. Your likely not the only person targeted. You should get the police involved to shut the jerk down.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-07-2018, 03:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 448
Posted By Jamesp
You need to remake the headlight wiring harness....

You need to remake the headlight wiring harness. Time consuming but easy. I have a thread somewhere in this vast forum showing how to do it.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-06-2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 344
Posted By Jamesp
Make sure the outboard rear axle nuts are fully...

Make sure the outboard rear axle nuts are fully torqued. I had a similar noise and replaced the rear bearings only for the noise to return. Turned out I only needed to tighten to axle bolts.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-06-2018, 04:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 543
Posted By Jamesp
Vacuum leak is on the check list for SAI codes.

Vacuum leak is on the check list for SAI codes.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-31-2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 765
Posted By Jamesp
Make sure you lock the timing to zero and install...

Make sure you lock the timing to zero and install the tools to lock down the back end of the cams before removing the cam covers or the valve springs can break the cams when the cam cover is removed...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-24-2018, 08:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 707
Posted By Jamesp
There is a frunk release cable tucked up behind...

There is a frunk release cable tucked up behind the right headlight. Hard to find but it's there unless someone moved it. Give it a tug and you can get to your battery.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-23-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 610
Posted By Jamesp
Indeed, then replace the tail lights with...

Indeed, then replace the tail lights with something that is not amber, though it looks freaking great as it stands. :cheers:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-23-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By Jamesp
P1128 360 Oxygen Sensing Adaptation, Idle Range,...

P1128 360 Oxygen Sensing Adaptation, Idle Range, Bank 1- below limit
Possible fault causes
incorrect signal from the MAF sensor
fuel pressure too high
fuel injector leaking
EVAP cannister Purge...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-23-2018, 02:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By Jamesp
P0446 is evap canister shutoff valve (function)...

P0446 is evap canister shutoff valve (function) below limit. Possible causes purge air line blocked
Evap canister purge valve stuck in open position
Evap canister shutoff valve stuck in open...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-19-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 338
Posted By Jamesp
+1 To contact Woody screen name itsnotanova. He...

+1 To contact Woody screen name itsnotanova. He sells used parts that are in great shape. Very reliable.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-12-2018, 04:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,763
Posted By Jamesp
2002 versus 2003 differences: Wiring harness...

2002 versus 2003 differences:

Wiring harness
Software

I'd not be surprised if that's the problem.
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