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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-05-2008, 06:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,517
Posted By thomschoon
they are $3850 including shipping from Zeintec :p...

they are $3850 including shipping from Zeintec :p

Thank you for your enquiry. Zeintop sells at US$4450 (painted and assembled) normally but our Christmas special currently offers a discount which...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-04-2008, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 723
Posted By thomschoon
zeintop quality

i was wondering what the experience was of those who have purchased a zeintop. They are running another xmas discount which gets you down to around $3900 shipped, or $3000 unfinished. Do they rattle,...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-23-2008, 06:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 810
Posted By thomschoon
I would start by checking the cooling system to...

I would start by checking the cooling system to ensure it is properly purged of air, check the connections to the sending unit, etc before I moved on to replacing parts that may not be bad.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-20-2008, 06:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,482
Posted By thomschoon
I think we just care more, my wifes daily driver...

I think we just care more, my wifes daily driver cost a lot more than a 986, I could care less what happens to her car nor does she care as it is just a car, use the valet, park close, leave it on...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-11-2008, 09:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,291
Posted By thomschoon
do a search on www.dorkiphus.net the site is DC...

do a search on www.dorkiphus.net the site is DC area based and has good information, mainly air cooled but several 986 owners.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-29-2008, 09:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,077
Posted By thomschoon
I wouldnt worry about quality for a while, how...

I wouldnt worry about quality for a while, how many people get a 3-4 year warning that there job may go away. Valmet is a good company and will fill the void, I would be more worried about pricing in...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-01-2008, 08:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,458
Posted By thomschoon
Valmet is a world class manufacturer: ...

Valmet is a world class manufacturer:
http://www.valmet-automotive.com/automotive/cms.nsf

People worry too much about where things are made versus the quality of what you bought, the reason...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-29-2008, 06:11 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,006
Posted By thomschoon
OFB, Old Fat & Bald, been fifty for a couple of...

OFB, Old Fat & Bald, been fifty for a couple of years, no mid-life crisis just ongoing immaturity. Owned my first P-car at 21, several since, have a 986 because it was a sunny friday and it was...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-16-2008, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 34,389
Posted By thomschoon
Sunoco has 100 for $8.25 down the street outside...

Sunoco has 100 for $8.25 down the street outside Philly, not a good investment.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-04-2008, 07:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,509
Posted By thomschoon
I just finished my install, it is much stiffer...

I just finished my install, it is much stiffer and you will feel every road joint, but is well worth it.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-19-2008, 06:56 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,419
Posted By thomschoon
I would buy one if the price drops a bit more,...

I would buy one if the price drops a bit more, $3K to $3500 is about what it is worth, I never drop the top anyways and have lost so much in value that I will keep it a couple more years.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 12-23-2007, 03:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,116
Posted By thomschoon
Too funny :cheers:

Too funny :cheers:
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 12-19-2007, 01:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 755
Posted By thomschoon
WTB: Hardtop near Philly

I am looking for a Speed yellow or black hardtop in good shape, will pay max of $1000, yes I know they can sell for more but not to me. I have cash and will pick up ASAP if you are within range of...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-07-2007, 08:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 891
Posted By thomschoon
I think that the larger issue is currency rates,...

I think that the larger issue is currency rates, with a soft US economy how long will, not can, Porsche hold pricing to keep sales volume. As a Porsche shareholder I think they are doing a great job...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-11-2007, 05:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,301
Posted By thomschoon
I did this hack on my '02, just install the parts...

I did this hack on my '02, just install the parts per the listed website above and see what you get, mine was already turned on so I didnt have to do anything else, if it hadnt been then I would have...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-10-2007, 05:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,113
Posted By thomschoon
Not quite true, if you want to make any changes...

Not quite true, if you want to make any changes on your car in Germany you need a TUV approval sticker on the part, the certify many things. The reason I was asking is that while many members may...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-08-2007, 06:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,148
Posted By thomschoon
I bought my 911SC while I spent monday thru...

I bought my 911SC while I spent monday thru Friday in a different city, never bothered to really tell the wife for a few months since if I didnt tell it wasnt really a lie, finally had to admit it,...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-06-2007, 05:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,113
Posted By thomschoon
i was wondering if these parts were TUV approved...

i was wondering if these parts were TUV approved or had some other certifications as they would be holding my car together? I looked at the Hardrace site and it isnt very clear to where the parts are...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-27-2007, 05:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 990
Posted By thomschoon
Check out www.dorkiphus.net for local content,...

Check out www.dorkiphus.net for local content, mainly 911 stuff but always helpful as there are several great local Indie shops.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-20-2007, 05:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 958
Posted By thomschoon
That works for an inner boot but what about an...

That works for an inner boot but what about an outer? I have a broken outer and also havent been able to find a Bentleys, do you just unbolt the inner and then remove the axle nut for the outer? It...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 08-18-2007, 10:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 715
Posted By thomschoon
Dropping motor/trans/suspension as a unit

I was wondering if anybody had dropped evrything all at once, I need to replace a cv boot, check my clutch, replace the rear shocks & sways, and do a couple other small tasks. I was thinking it would...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-17-2007, 07:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,470
Posted By thomschoon
it is all about price point, the 944 turbo was...

it is all about price point, the 944 turbo was faster then most of the 911's and the 986 S is very close, but you cant insult the Carrera owners by having the entry level machine be faster, same...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-28-2007, 01:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 949
Posted By thomschoon
Too funny, if you do use dish soap use the lemon...

Too funny, if you do use dish soap use the lemon scented, it will impress the studs at the local track :rolleyes:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-19-2007, 06:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 892
Posted By thomschoon
I owned an 850 for 3 years, it is the best car I...

I owned an 850 for 3 years, it is the best car I ever owned and it was not an automatic.

I actually have been looking for another one as I think it is probaly faster then my '02S and I think it is...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-14-2007, 07:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,953
Posted By thomschoon
Another vote for debadging, I think it looks...

Another vote for debadging, I think it looks tacked on anyways. Next will be removing the hood emblem and replacing it with a 911 RS light weight emblem, also known as a sticker.
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