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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-09-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By crumbum
I tested it tonight with the car sitting still...

I tested it tonight with the car sitting still (engine not even running). Still does the same thing.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-09-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By crumbum
Right headlight still goes out

I am still battling the right headlight that goes out after about 30 seconds. When I switch the lights off and on again, it immediately goes on and after 30 seconds it goes out.

Relay position...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-14-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By crumbum
All other electronics actually work (indicators,...

All other electronics actually work (indicators, high beams, etc).

When I switch the lights off and back on, the right light comes on again and goes out about 5 mins later.

INFURIATING!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-14-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By crumbum
Help with Litronics

I have had some strange issues with the litronics on my 2000 Boxster S. The right headlight just turns off while I am driving.

I have done the following (on expert advice) so far:

Replaced...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-28-2013, 10:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,455
Posted By crumbum
MAF Sensor!!!!

I had exactly the same issue. I had the wrong MAF sensor in my car. I replaced it with the correct one and it has been fine ever since. I was able to sell the "wrong" one along since there was...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-31-2013, 06:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 814
Posted By crumbum
HELP: Total Headlight failure

Hi guys,

I was driving home late last night, when I hit the high-beams on a dark road to get a better look at the curve coming up. Much to my shock, ALL lights went out. There I was, doing 80 in...
Forum: DIY Project Guides 02-19-2013, 03:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,020
Posted By crumbum
Have you seen the technical articles on the...

Have you seen the technical articles on the Pelican Parts site?

Pelican Technical Article: Boxster Oxygen Sensor Replacement - 986 / 987...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 06-24-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 894
Posted By crumbum
Still looking for a driver-side headlight washer...

Still looking for a driver-side headlight washer unit.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-22-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,556
Posted By crumbum
There are a number of technical articles on the...

There are a number of technical articles on the Pelican Parts site that you might find useful.Click here (http://www.pelicanparts.com/boxster/boxster_tech.htm)

The link to checking and changing...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-15-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,556
Posted By crumbum
Have you checked the transmission fluid level? ...

Have you checked the transmission fluid level?

Are you sure it is engine oil and not transmission fluid?
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 01-07-2012, 06:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,752
Posted By crumbum
Have you considered the tire itself? I had a...

Have you considered the tire itself? I had a tire that developed a delam and would create a "bubble" while driving (due to the heat on the tire). The bubble was not huge enough to see plainly, but...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-26-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,689
Posted By crumbum
It doesn't take a pro to change the oil, filters...

It doesn't take a pro to change the oil, filters and belt. You can do it.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-05-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,310
Posted By crumbum
I think I found one from a car that rolled over. ...

I think I found one from a car that rolled over. Any concerns?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-05-2011, 07:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,310
Posted By crumbum
Good point. Where can I find a list of Porsche...

Good point. Where can I find a list of Porsche dismantlers?

There aren't any that I know of here in Charlotte.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-04-2011, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,310
Posted By crumbum
DIY Transmission Rebuild?

I have the typical 2nd gear synchro issue on my 2000 Boxster S. When I bought it, I (regrettably) did not do a PII and overpaid too. Yes, I can analyze the things I SHOULD have done, but I am...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-25-2011, 05:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,240
Posted By crumbum
Thanks for the help guys. I got the original...

Thanks for the help guys. I got the original part and installed it on both sides. Boy, those things are expensive. I wonder if they carve them out of diamonds.

It was frustrating not being able...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-24-2011, 08:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,240
Posted By crumbum
Ok, I found the problem. After A LOT of...

Ok, I found the problem. After A LOT of troubleshooting, I found that the front park light bulb had burnt out and fused against the socket. That caused the short.

The bulb that I pulled out of...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-23-2011, 06:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,240
Posted By crumbum
Even more curious that it would blow the right...

Even more curious that it would blow the right side circuit. Unless it blew as I moved it past the first notch.

I will remove the headlight and keep looking
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-22-2011, 06:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,240
Posted By crumbum
I dont understand. Headlight pod? You mean I...

I dont understand. Headlight pod? You mean I should remove the headlight? I can certainly do that, however I was focusing on the items on the A3 circuit.


I turned the light switch two notches...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-22-2011, 02:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,240
Posted By crumbum
Ok, I just went after a fresh batch of fuses and...

Ok, I just went after a fresh batch of fuses and popped one in. When I turned the light switch to Park, the right side marker fuse (A3) popped again.

I still had the side marker and the tail...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-21-2011, 05:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,240
Posted By crumbum
Thanks guys, I downloaded the wiring...

Thanks guys,

I downloaded the wiring diagram. It shows only the side marker (right side and right rear) on circuit breaker A3.

With all components removed from that circuit, it still craps out...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-21-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,240
Posted By crumbum
I removed the side marker and the tail light...

I removed the side marker and the tail light circuit board tonight and put in a fresh fuse in.

When I switched the light switch on and POP.

%%$&* !!!!!!!

So, I am assuming that the short is...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-20-2011, 04:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,240
Posted By crumbum
I realize this sounds very stupid, but how do I...

I realize this sounds very stupid, but how do I do that?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-20-2011, 04:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,240
Posted By crumbum
Rigth side marker fuse

I noticed that my right side tail light was out. I tested the light bulb by switching it from side to side and the bulb turned out to be ok.

I finally tracked it down to the right side marker...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 11-05-2011, 07:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 894
Posted By crumbum
WTB: Driver side headlight washer

I am looking for a headlight washer unit for the left (driver) side.

Please PM me if you have one for sale.
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