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Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 06-29-2014, 08:49 AM
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Posted By vath2001
Unable to sell, traded in for a BMW 328i xDrive

Unable to sell, traded in for a BMW 328i xDrive
Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 04-06-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,011
Posted By vath2001
98 Silver w/Tip for sale

1998 Silver Boxster for sale
85000 miles
2.5L w/ tiptronic
Wind deflector package, upgraded brake cross drill/slotted
New tires, motor mount & spark plugs
Including car cover and mechanics...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-02-2014, 02:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By vath2001
Not sure what that is, but probably not. Mine...

Not sure what that is, but probably not. Mine had to be done by the Porsche computer that the mechanics use.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-01-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,494
Posted By vath2001
Good to hear that someone drives his car... and...

Good to hear that someone drives his car... and does not just own a museum piece that sits in a garage.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-01-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By vath2001
Air Bag reset

The only way to get the air bag error reset is by way of the Porsche mechanics computer. I was lucky and a local shop did it for free for me.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-26-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,844
Posted By vath2001
Try Oklahoma Import - junk yard. I picked up a...

Try Oklahoma Import - junk yard. I picked up a used DS screen for $60. I have both sides are secured with wire ties now.
Forum: DIY Project Guides 03-27-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,319
Posted By vath2001
Cut off valve air injection

I have finally tackled the CEL codes P0410 & 1411 by replacing the cut off valve air injection. As some of you may know, this valve is under the intake manifold and dam hard to see, much less...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-28-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,459
Posted By vath2001
You don't have to tell her. Just park it at your...

You don't have to tell her. Just park it at your girl friends house.
And if you feel the need to explain to your girl friend why you bought a Boxster, you need a new girl friend!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-08-2012, 04:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,204
Posted By vath2001
My 98 came with the check engine light on right...

My 98 came with the check engine light on right from the factory. I recommend you buy a code reader, $50 at AutoZone. it work on all newer cars anyways. Nice tool to have in the tool box.

And...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-08-2012, 04:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,218
Posted By vath2001
So even with the alternator out, you couldn't get...

So even with the alternator out, you couldn't get to it? I have to change my alternator this winter, and I was going to try the replace the air cut-off valve at the same time. So your post does not...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 11-17-2012, 04:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,513
Posted By vath2001
The answer to 'how often' really depends on where...

The answer to 'how often' really depends on where you live and drive. I live in NE Ohio, it rains... a lot. So we don't have the road dust/dirt like people in the West. I also don't drive on dirt...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-17-2012, 04:33 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,930
Posted By vath2001
I don't allow anything to get between me and the...

I don't allow anything to get between me and the sound of my Boxster.

I'm sorry. I thought this was a thread about sound systems. My bad.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-28-2012, 04:12 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,049
Posted By vath2001
Well, I didn't "fall in love" or anything...

Well, I didn't "fall in love" or anything sentimental like that. I wanted a convertible (rag top). Looked at Mustang - they're every where. Looked at Z3 - didn't interest me. Looked at Miata -...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-25-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,331
Posted By vath2001
The how to: Install Front Engine Mount...

The how to:
Install Front Engine Mount (http://www.pedrosgarage.com/Site_3/Install_Front_Engine_Mount.html)

Pedro's the Man!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-25-2012, 03:48 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,359
Posted By vath2001
Simple: Bought news one from Suncoast for $20...

Simple: Bought news one from Suncoast for $20 each. But then both of mine were broken.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-25-2012, 03:44 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,191
Posted By vath2001
DS side: Cell phone headphones and sometimes the...

DS side: Cell phone headphones and sometimes the EZ pass & sunglasses. PS: Cell charger And in the pouch on the rear deck: baseball caps and code reader (dam CEL light)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-30-2012, 04:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 873
Posted By vath2001
My Advance Auto was out of 10-40, so I went with...

My Advance Auto was out of 10-40, so I went with the 5-40 that they did have. I took that last 9 quarts @ $5.99. They wanted $22 for the filter, but I passed on that.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-21-2012, 03:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,130
Posted By vath2001
I did not have to remove the coolant hoses to get...

I did not have to remove the coolant hoses to get mine. Go to pedrosgarage.com to see how to do the mount. i bought my mount from Suncoast. Pedro doesn't do the mount rebuilds anymore.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-04-2012, 03:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 10,973
Posted By vath2001
Airbag bracket. The bushing are wearing out. ...

Airbag bracket. The bushing are wearing out. Two options: Try to use some hose or tubing to reinforce the bushing... or spend $60 buck at Suncoast Porsche for a new bracket.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-04-2012, 03:08 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,754
Posted By vath2001
Lets see. Two weekends ago I did the NW Ohio MS...

Lets see. Two weekends ago I did the NW Ohio MS Bike to the Bay. Saturday I did the Century ride over to Port Clinton and then Sunday I did the 75 back to Toledo. This morning (after 10 days of...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-07-2012, 03:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,029
Posted By vath2001
I didn't use the rubber stops when I replaced my...

I didn't use the rubber stops when I replaced my mount. The olds ones crumbled away and I didn't want to wait. I haven't heard any noise, yet.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-24-2012, 02:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 31,504
Posted By vath2001
I have a Tip and will admit a stick would have...

I have a Tip and will admit a stick would have been nice. However with my 98, the clearance in the foot well would have been tricky to drive with my size 13 feet. So one consideration would have...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-06-2012, 04:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,051
Posted By vath2001
We need to keep this thread clean, and not have...

We need to keep this thread clean, and not have it decline into a "Danger" bashing event. Although.... I did hear this one time about Johnny...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 04-01-2012, 02:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 30,222
Posted By vath2001
My $0.02 worth... My first consideration for...

My $0.02 worth... My first consideration for tires was "where I live". If I lived in Phoenix or San Diego, I would have gone with summer tires. I live in Ohio. It rains and snows here... a lot...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-08-2012, 02:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,985
Posted By vath2001
I haven't found a way. I bought new horns before...

I haven't found a way. I bought new horns before I pulled off the bumper. These horns are known for going bad. They sit so low and get all the road dirt up into them. Pelican Parts had the best...
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