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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-25-2008, 06:00 PM
Replies: 54
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Posted By motoadve
No no I dont ride the clutch , just revved to...

No no I dont ride the clutch , just revved to redline all the time.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-25-2008, 04:24 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,482
Posted By motoadve
What do you mean by riding the clutch? I...

What do you mean by riding the clutch?

I dont slip the clutch, just change gears at high rpms because this car is just for the track or mountain twisties on Sunday mornings.

In other words ,...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-25-2008, 11:57 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,482
Posted By motoadve
If changing gear most of the time at 6000 or 7000 rpms, will the clutch wear out quic

Does the clutch wear out quicker if changing gears at high rpms?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-24-2008, 12:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 639
Posted By motoadve
Clutch feel when chnaging gears at high rpms

ts my first manual car since 1988.

Everyng works fine.

One question when changing gears at high rpms 5k to 7k is it normal to feel the clutch pedal a bit tingly or a feeling of the rpms in the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-18-2008, 09:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 862
Posted By motoadve
Went for a drive yesterday and today in the...

Went for a drive yesterday and today in the mountains, temp was in the 70's up to 80 .

Temperature never moved from center, so I think everything is ok
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-17-2008, 10:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 518
Posted By motoadve
Video of Mt road

Here is a link of the video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hJk4WiuqAxg
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-17-2008, 12:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 862
Posted By motoadve
Here are some pics of both radiators

Here are some pics of both radiators
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-16-2008, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 862
Posted By motoadve
Im not too worried about the track, because you...

Im not too worried about the track, because you get some speed , use 3rd and 4th gear, even 5th gear.

This mt road is uphill second gear tight turn after turn, high G load turns and not enough...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-16-2008, 05:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 862
Posted By motoadve
Actually the bottom part of the right radiator...

Actually the bottom part of the right radiator was pretty dirty, and many of the fins of both radiators are bent, more than 50% of both radiators.

I susposse there is a fix for this right?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-16-2008, 11:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 862
Posted By motoadve
Temp rise when high engine load normal?

Today temepartue was 80 F, I had air conditioning at max.
The car is a Cayman S manual

Drove a 25 mile section of twisties (deserted , no cars) was pushing it, mostly second gear sections , then...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-08-2008, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,474
Posted By motoadve
Well my car lost coolant, , I had to add green...

Well my car lost coolant, , I had to add green coolant and at the end it was just a loose clamp and hose .

So I need to put hose back, tighten clamp and flush the cooling system and put new...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-08-2008, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,474
Posted By motoadve
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-07-2008, 05:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 769
Posted By motoadve
What coolant would you put in , if you cannot get Porsche coolant?

In Costa Rica the dealer only had 3 liters, and I need 12.

What other coolant can I put?
Has to be major brands like Texaco , castrol ect
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-19-2008, 03:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,588
Posted By motoadve
Any advantages of 19" vs 18" wheels?

Apart from looks ?
Will the 19" give you a harsh ride compared to 18"?

Any performance benefits of 19" wheels?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-19-2008, 04:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 628
Posted By motoadve
Porsche driving school

This was lots of fun

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2wEMZxgWmVg

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TqjhBEuk2Fs&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xasCMb9BfQE
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-18-2008, 07:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 500
Posted By motoadve
Tested a Cayman S

Im a proud owner of a Boxster 987 Tip , it has Fabspeed exhaust /intake and Softronic software loaaded.

Lots of fun car, I did the Porsche driving scholl and learned a lot.This was Saturday...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-17-2008, 07:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 631
Posted By motoadve
Yes , and specially on a braking test

Yes , and specially on a braking test
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-17-2008, 07:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 631
Posted By motoadve
oops here it is ...

oops here it is

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xasCMb9BfQE
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-17-2008, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 631
Posted By motoadve
Porsche driving School in Costa Rica videos

Did a Porsche driving school yesterday
Lots of fun and learned a lot

here are some videos

Its me in my Boxster
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fIQeCQh6Ulc
...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-07-2008, 06:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,315
Posted By motoadve
What happens if we put wider tires?

My Boxster came with Boxster S 18" wheels
235/40/18 fronts and 265/40/18 rears

What happens (Pros and cons) if I put 245/40/18 fronts and 275/40/18 rears?

Will the PSM be affected? car will...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-12-2008, 01:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,257
Posted By motoadve
At the track I was running 40psi , meassured hot...

At the track I was running 40psi , meassured hot in all 4 tires and it was working good.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-11-2008, 07:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,257
Posted By motoadve
That was a lot of fun!!! Im hooked now. And...

That was a lot of fun!!!
Im hooked now.
And also more impressed with the Boxster than I ever was, what an amazing car.

Tires are shot though
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-09-2008, 07:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,257
Posted By motoadve
Tires are pilot sport stock tires. As driver...

Tires are pilot sport stock tires.

As driver experience.
I go out most weekends early for mountain drives, kind of fast, been saved by the PSM a lot of times (means I like to push it, not that...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-09-2008, 07:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,257
Posted By motoadve
First track day this Friday, more or less tire pressure?

Should I put more or less tire pressure?

I run 30 front and 32 rear

What pressure is recomended?
18 inch tires
2.7 Tip Boxster

Also any advice for track driving?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-23-2007, 05:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 596
Posted By motoadve
Has anyone bought this upgrade brake kit?

Mine is a base Boxster
Looking for more powerfull brakes.
Has anyone tried this ones?
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