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Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 12-27-2005, 12:30 PM
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Views: 717
Posted By my89_928gt
Carbon fiber hood for sale

This is for some one in the DFW area as I will not ship it.
I have a Carbon Fiber front hood. Take the latch from you stock hood and bolt to this one.
The top is carbon fiber 2x2 twill with a clear...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-01-2005, 08:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 729
Posted By my89_928gt
Well I went to pickup the car this morning. Did...

Well I went to pickup the car this morning. Did not get stuck with the arm.
But I did not take the car. Never even put it in gear. The check engine light was on and the car was running very very...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-29-2005, 11:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 729
Posted By my89_928gt
Body shop issue

Ok, I could be premature on this one, but...After hearing from the shop yesturday(I was about to go and pick up the car) they said at the last minute they found that the top light was on and the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-29-2005, 11:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,417
Posted By my89_928gt
If coolant is indeed in the oil, do not drive the...

If coolant is indeed in the oil, do not drive the car. The AF will break down the oil very quickly and then you could ruine the engine.lll
If it's just the cracked coolant tank, no big deal and easy...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-15-2005, 07:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,082
Posted By my89_928gt
I like that. Let me know if you try it. I don't...

I like that. Let me know if you try it.
I don't like my plastic window(still clear).

Richard
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-15-2005, 06:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 926
Posted By my89_928gt
Just don't get crazy. And do try to keep speed...

Just don't get crazy.
And do try to keep speed down some, after all speed kills.
That said I'm 41 and have never had a radar detector(just never bought one).
I get caught speeding oh about once...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-15-2005, 06:48 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,444
Posted By my89_928gt
I'm in Texas Richard

I'm in Texas

Richard
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 11-13-2005, 04:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,166
Posted By my89_928gt
I agree with grease. As for a dual mass...

I agree with grease.
As for a dual mass flywheel, I don't know what that is. Can anyone tell me?

Richard
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 11-13-2005, 12:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,059
Posted By my89_928gt
Over oilling is the biggest problem with oiled...

Over oilling is the biggest problem with oiled filetrs like K&N. The mass on the Boxster is very close to the fileter.
Hmmm, I have nearly 20K miles on my Boxter with a K&N. No problems at all. The...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-10-2005, 10:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 841
Posted By my89_928gt
I use Auto Magic products. I have learned when...

I use Auto Magic products.
I have learned when I bought my clay bar from them that with a black(or dark finsh) to use the blue bar only. It is not as abrasive as their red bar.
Their spray lub is...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 11-04-2005, 08:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,034
Posted By my89_928gt
I find it a bit stiff as well when cold. I just...

I find it a bit stiff as well when cold. I just take it easy tell it warms up.
I'm going to be changeing my gear oil when I get it back from the shop.
I'm going to try Swepco(It helped the 5sp...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-04-2005, 08:19 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,769
Posted By my89_928gt
$300 labor to change a Mass airflow sensor????...

$300 labor to change a Mass airflow sensor???? That is insane. I would change it myself for sure. Was your check engine light on? Preaty sure it would come on if it is bad.
Coolant tank or tube?...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-01-2005, 07:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,227
Posted By my89_928gt
No, no traction control. I was not hurt and no...

No, no traction control.
I was not hurt and no one around, so that was good.
Yes, I have allways ment to take some DE events.
It's not so much the near 50/50 weight balance that will make the car...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-31-2005, 04:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,227
Posted By my89_928gt
After the rain. Just going straight. Nothing...

After the rain. Just going straight.
Nothing weird. The floating thing is wrong and not realy floating. Floating is the wrong word for it. Just the handleing traight of the car, witch is fine. The...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-31-2005, 02:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,227
Posted By my89_928gt
Less than 2 months old and apx 2000 miles maybe a...

Less than 2 months old and apx 2000 miles maybe a little less.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-31-2005, 02:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,227
Posted By my89_928gt
Well Darn it. I wrecked my Boxster today

I was woundering if this has ever happend to anybody.
I was driving along at no more than 30mph(road was wet but no standing water and new tires just about) the car just very agresively started...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-22-2005, 07:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 864
Posted By my89_928gt
Yes, I admit I have done it myself. The first...

Yes, I admit I have done it myself.
The first time I could not see it as I did not get up high enough as I knew this to be a bad idear.
The second time no problem I saw it. Actualy not that hard...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-08-2005, 08:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,679
Posted By my89_928gt
Yea, I was kind hopeing their was an aftermarket...

Yea, I was kind hopeing their was an aftermarket bushing out their.
I priced the arms at the dealer for about $450 each. Have not shoped around yet.
Belive it or not I never had a bushing go out(or...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-08-2005, 08:38 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,564
Posted By my89_928gt
I think I will tell my wife to buy a lawn chair...

I think I will tell my wife to buy a lawn chair and boom box and do the same.
Though I have barely touched my Boxster I work on my own car's allways have.
For a sports car like this I have to as...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-07-2005, 12:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,679
Posted By my89_928gt
Rear trailing arm

On my 97 Boxster, both the rear trailingarm's ruber around the bushings where the aft end of the lateral guide bolts to the trailingarm are worn and tearing.
Are these bushings sold with out the arm...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-06-2005, 12:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,060
Posted By my89_928gt
I checked the link. That is very nice looking...

I checked the link.
That is very nice looking install. The best I have seen in my opinion.
I'm guessing that is an 8" sub. Planet Audio makes some nice sounding stuff.
I had a couple of their...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 09-30-2005, 08:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,307
Posted By my89_928gt
Well, I'm glad I did not put them in. I'm going...

Well, I'm glad I did not put them in. I'm going to bring them back and get the Copper plugs.


Richard
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 09-25-2005, 06:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,307
Posted By my89_928gt
Hmmm, why not platimum? I whent down to my...

Hmmm, why not platimum?
I whent down to my local shop(reputable) and they sold me Bosch Platinum 4 spark plugs.
I have not put them on yet.
The only time I ever heard of not useing platinum plugs...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-25-2005, 06:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 954
Posted By my89_928gt
What I did on mine(and not just becaue of the...

What I did on mine(and not just becaue of the rattleing, but also because I have heard of them flying of the car) I opeted for a dap of RTV on each clip. It dose not show, no more rattle or worry of...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-25-2005, 06:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,395
Posted By my89_928gt
I have not heard of anything but, I would check...

I have not heard of anything but, I would check with the dealer and see if thats not covered or a recall of some kind.
If it is only the clear your body shop should be able to just prep and put a...
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