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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-13-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,037
Posted By jjanari
the ROW suspension is a good upgrade, but some...

the ROW suspension is a good upgrade, but some more details would help elicit better responses. What's the mileage? what makes the suspension "horrible," i.e. rough ride, uneven tire wear,...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-23-2012, 08:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,052
Posted By jjanari
your symptoms sound very similar to what I...

your symptoms sound very similar to what I experienced a few months ago. I had the updated cap; my issue turned out to be the pressure relief valve. I replaced it and have had no problems since then.
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 09-28-2011, 07:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 567
Posted By jjanari
Sent you a PM. -Jimmy

Sent you a PM.
-Jimmy
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-27-2011, 06:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 987
Posted By jjanari
I had a similar issue. I think I may have tweaked...

I had a similar issue. I think I may have tweaked the parking brake assembly in the course of removing the hub spindle with the SIR tool. In any event, I adjusted the star wheel (for the parking...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-10-2011, 06:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,750
Posted By jjanari
I believe there is basically a gap between the...

I believe there is basically a gap between the edge of the tube and where the tube sits in the plug hole, but it's been over 2 years since i did this (i was replacing my tubes since I had some good...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-10-2011, 06:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,750
Posted By jjanari
the boat plug didn't work for me either as my...

the boat plug didn't work for me either as my plug tubes seemed fused to the engine after 90k miles.

so I made a very simple tool to pull the tubes out, which worked for me.

it consists of a...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-25-2011, 07:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,804
Posted By jjanari
symptoms sound similar to what I had when I had a...

symptoms sound similar to what I had when I had a loose coilpack (I had just changed the plugs and didn't snap the coil pack connector fully).

either way, like the others stated, don't drive it...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-09-2010, 04:46 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 88,547
Posted By jjanari
very interested in a build up with pix! -Jimmy

very interested in a build up with pix!
-Jimmy
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-20-2010, 06:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,258
Posted By jjanari
I believe that is your e-brake cable. btw,...

I believe that is your e-brake cable.

btw, I've never known wheel weights to be placed in that location as seen in your picture. they're usually inside the rim. are you sure the weight didn't...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-19-2010, 04:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 722
Posted By jjanari
I know of no tricks. but I used a pair of needle...

I know of no tricks. but I used a pair of needle nose pliers to carefully remove the strainer w/o any problems.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-30-2009, 10:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 673
Posted By jjanari
I think you should keep looking. boxsters are...

I think you should keep looking. boxsters are pretty plentiful and it doesn't look like you are in a locale where they would be hard to find with some patience. personally, I would increase the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-23-2009, 03:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 919
Posted By jjanari
try this. really not that much different from...

try this. really not that much different from other cars:

http://www.realtime.net/~rentner/Blog/B600322026/C339116892/E466985417/index.html
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-23-2009, 03:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,807
Posted By jjanari
condolences, jake. -jimmy

condolences, jake.
-jimmy
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-16-2009, 07:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,209
Posted By jjanari
around $281 for gt3 front sway at suncoast: ...

around $281 for gt3 front sway at suncoast:

http://www.e-partssales.com/miva/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store_Code=P&Product_Code=299634379216AN99634370190&Category_Code=986sus
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-15-2009, 07:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,415
Posted By jjanari
touch up isn't too bad, but like the article...

touch up isn't too bad, but like the article below says, you don't want to go crazy and paint large sections of the wheel. wurth makes a silver wheel paint that is a spot-on match for our stock...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-11-2009, 05:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,209
Posted By jjanari
gsc, It's a very easy DIY; I just installed...

gsc,

It's a very easy DIY; I just installed some tarett drop links (front and rear) last week. Although the drop links did not come w/any instructions, it was not difficult. also, I confirmed...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-10-2009, 01:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 725
Posted By jjanari
I had something similar and it turned out to be a...

I had something similar and it turned out to be a failing clutch switch. however, since you mention putting it in "park" and "neutral," I assume you have a tip??

otherwise, strange electrical can...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-09-2009, 09:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,343
Posted By jjanari
my understanding is that the ROW M030 kit does...

my understanding is that the ROW M030 kit does use the bilstein sports, which are shorter in length than the bilstein HDs (and firmer) to accommodate the shorter ROW springs (someone correct me if...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-09-2009, 07:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,343
Posted By jjanari
I will definitely try and post some before and...

I will definitely try and post some before and after pix. However, i suspect it won't be all that dramatic as the ROW is a pretty conservative drop, i.e. 20 mm front and 10 mm, iirc. the streets...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-09-2009, 07:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,343
Posted By jjanari
Just ordered ROW M030 suspension kit

After some debate regarding whether to order the ROW M030 kit vs. PSS9, I ordered the M030 for my '02 boxster base. I decided that I might get 1-2 autoX a year, if lucky, as I've got little to no...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 09-22-2009, 05:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,267
Posted By jjanari
you likely have the standard ones. I just...

you likely have the standard ones. I just ordered a set of the taretts (drop links), so I'll be interested to see if I notice any difference with my stock sways/suspension ('02 base) and these...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-17-2009, 05:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By jjanari
to clarify, you are actually just getting the...

to clarify, you are actually just getting the torn boots replaced, not the CV axles. the parts costs are relatively minimal, i.e. less than a $100.00. however, it's a somewhat labor intensive...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-11-2009, 05:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,376
Posted By jjanari
also, before you do the oil change, look at the...

also, before you do the oil change, look at the condition of the drain plug. it looks like you picked up your box w/higher mileage like me. when I went to change the oil, I had a new drain plug...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-09-2009, 05:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,568
Posted By jjanari
in all likelihood, you didn't snap the electrical...

in all likelihood, you didn't snap the electrical connector fully into the coil pack. otherwise, if it's a faulty coil pack, you could switch the #1 coil pack w/one of the other packs to see if the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-06-2009, 06:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,080
Posted By jjanari
don't won't to thread jack, but are these dings...

don't won't to thread jack, but are these dings on the trunk or the front hood? i have one of those closed the front hood on something from the previous owner that I want to fix. however, I don't...
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