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Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-29-2020, 02:26 AM
Replies: 226
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Posted By truegearhead
Do you know if a Boxster pressure plate and...

Do you know if a Boxster pressure plate and clutch plate will work on that flywheel?
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-28-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 28,706
Posted By truegearhead
What flywheel and clutch did those of you use...

What flywheel and clutch did those of you use that swapped in an ABZ motor? I was hoping I could use the Boxster setup but its an 8 bolt and not a 10 bolt flywheel
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 07-28-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 101
Posted By truegearhead
Lightweight Flywheel and Stage 3 Clutch kit-- $600

I paid $648.75 for the stage 3 clutch kit and no idea on the lightweight single-mass flywheel. The Aasco Flywheel is 17 lbs and the surface was re-machined three HPDEs ago, the clutch kit also has...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 07-24-2020, 03:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 473
Posted By truegearhead
Sold! And yes itís heat reflective gold...

Sold!

And yes itís heat reflective gold tape. Bling bling.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-10-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,430
Posted By truegearhead
Iím using both ECUs. The Audi ecu to run the...

Iím using both ECUs. The Audi ecu to run the engine and fuel pump and the Boxster unit for the chassis. Thatís the plan at least...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-07-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,215
Posted By truegearhead
https://s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/prod.mm.com/upl...

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Out with the old. Anyone need a 2.7? The Audi V8 arrives Friday (I think), 8 weeks or so until...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-07-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,041
Posted By truegearhead
Haha expensive indeed and I certainly have time...

Haha expensive indeed and I certainly have time on my hands. My wifeís pregnant so Iím on double super secret quarantine. I spent the first months doing what felt like rebuilding the house and Iíve...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-07-2020, 03:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,041
Posted By truegearhead
ECU needed for ABS to function?

Iím working on an Audi 4.2l engine swap and am thinking about removing the Boxster engine harness and ecu. Does anyone know if the ABS will still function?
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-07-2020, 10:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,430
Posted By truegearhead
Thanks, I was fortunate enough to find that...

Thanks, I was fortunate enough to find that already. Oddly it also doesnít mention anything about ignition (Starting the car). I bought a timing belt car. What motor did you put in yours?
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-07-2020, 09:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,430
Posted By truegearhead
Wow, that would great! I bought a 2004 A8 motor,...

Wow, that would great! I bought a 2004 A8 motor, itíll be here Friday. The wiring is really worrying me, the fuel pump, and electric pedal look straight forward but I canít find any information for...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 07-07-2020, 07:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 473
Posted By truegearhead
Iím eager to get rid of this thing, Iím running...

Iím eager to get rid of this thing, Iím running out of garage space. Iíll do $1,000 without the engine harness.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-07-2020, 03:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,430
Posted By truegearhead
Anyone have a 2.5L Wiring Diagram?

I'm trying to track one down to help with an Audi 4.2L swap.

:cheers:
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 07-05-2020, 06:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 473
Posted By truegearhead
2001 2.7L Engine-- $1,300 (will work in 2.5L as setup)

I installed this engine last year and have run three HPDEs since. Unfortunately I don't know how many miles are on it. I'm installing an Audi V8 so its going. I bought this motor for $2,000 last...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-03-2020, 02:50 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,215
Posted By truegearhead
It is, and you never get to the bottom. For...

It is, and you never get to the bottom. For example I bought an Audi V8 for it today...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-03-2020, 02:56 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,215
Posted By truegearhead
Thanks, Iím putting on 315/35/17 Hoosiers today,...

Thanks, Iím putting on 315/35/17 Hoosiers today, and 245s in the front. Same setup I have on my 911, Iíll eventually need a wider front tire
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-02-2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,215
Posted By truegearhead
The flares are the problem, the wing and splitter...

The flares are the problem, the wing and splitter have been tested on and off, they're worth almost 3 seconds at VIR. I need to have more power, thats the only solution. Especially now that I have...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-01-2020, 05:45 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 28,706
Posted By truegearhead
There seems to be endless Audi 4.2l options. Is...

There seems to be endless Audi 4.2l options. Is there a year/model you want to stick too? Looking at the horsepower figures an 04 or later is good, an S8 is ideal and I guess the drive by wire or...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 06-29-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 162
Posted By truegearhead
Four rear wheels with Slicks

I have two sets of wheels and tires for sale, I recently installed a widebody setup so I'm going to a different offset. The wheels are visually rough but structurally good (no rash, dents, cracks...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-09-2020, 01:30 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,215
Posted By truegearhead
I've done a few engine swaps and ya, they never...

I've done a few engine swaps and ya, they never go well. The 3.4L 911 motors are starting to get cheap but I'm really looking for more power. If there was a cost effective Porsche solution I'd go...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-08-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,215
Posted By truegearhead
I made it back from VIR with good news and bad...

I made it back from VIR with good news and bad news. The good news I didn't die... the homemade control arms and various other one off suspension changes didn't break. The bad news is it was...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-03-2020, 08:06 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,215
Posted By truegearhead
I think they wanted to follow the soft top lines...

I think they wanted to follow the soft top lines and maybe distinguish it from the 911. I agree that those lines are much smoother though


In other news I got it back from the wrap shop, I have...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-01-2020, 10:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,355
Posted By truegearhead
The Audi 01E transmission which uses the Boxster...

The Audi 01E transmission which uses the Boxster bell housing would be strong enough. Apparently they can hold 500jp on all wheel drive cars and far over that on rear wheel drive cars. They were...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 05-29-2020, 07:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 420
Posted By truegearhead
Thanks for all the feedback guys. I think youíre...

Thanks for all the feedback guys. I think youíre right, too many variables and Iím not sure how long Iíll stick with this engine anyways. Good to hear even a 3.6 isnít having cooling problems. My...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-29-2020, 04:21 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,215
Posted By truegearhead
The roof is done! don't worry about those fender...

The roof is done! don't worry about those fender bolts those are being replaced. The car goes into the wrap shop Monday and if everything goes right it'll be back on the track at VIR next week. I...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-27-2020, 05:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,355
Posted By truegearhead
Nope. Iíd move up from TT5 but as long as itís...

Nope. Iíd move up from TT5 but as long as itís in the Porsche family I can fit into a class The Porsche family includes all of the VW products (Porsche, vw, Audi, Lamborghini, Bugatti).
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