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Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 03-30-2015, 08:10 AM
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Views: 984
Posted By The dude
2002 Boxster S- Speed Yellow !!! 79k miles

Well, I got excited when on vacation and I went to Porsche dealers and drove some cars. I ended up buying 2004 911 C4S. I am happy, but sad. Sad to see the Boxster S up for sale.... I put a lot...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-17-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,611
Posted By The dude
Water on INSIDE of windshield.... now carpets wet!

I had the box sitting on the driveway in late fall until I had the garage cleaned up to put the car to sleep for winter time. I noticed the inside of the window would be wet on cold days. I have...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-11-2012, 10:58 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 12,317
Posted By The dude
If you read your post again..... The tech said...

If you read your post again..... The tech said spark plugs are changed at 60,000 and that's what the sheet said. The shop owner said they didn't replace them sooner and they just inspect them. Why...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-11-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,510
Posted By The dude
Cycling

I ride. Switched from mountain bike more to road just due to the convenience of not driving to find the trails. I still ride both though. I did ironman in 2010, so I was getting alot of miles in...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-10-2012, 04:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,703
Posted By The dude
This makes zero sense to me. My 2008 Honda...

This makes zero sense to me. My 2008 Honda cbr1000rr motorcycle does 90mph in first gear. My 2012 Honda accord can go 100 mph...... Not sure how long it takes and it's auto, so not sure what gear...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-03-2012, 09:50 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 29,487
Posted By The dude
No kidding. If a sticker adds 10hp to a civic,...

No kidding. If a sticker adds 10hp to a civic, it's at least 15hp to a boxster
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-03-2012, 03:13 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 19,510
Posted By The dude
I specifically cot the 02 boxster s I have...

I specifically cot the 02 boxster s I have because it was speed yellow. Every car I looked at had flawed paint, so I figured ..... Get an original speed yellow and paint it again to look new!

2...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-03-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,417
Posted By The dude
Bumperettes

Actually..... I am going to do just that.

I am currently painting my car. I ran out of paint and the paint shop can't reproduce speed yellow to save their ass. So, I told them to make me all new...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-01-2012, 08:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,417
Posted By The dude
Paint attitives

I was told that flex agents and adhesion promoters were only for plastic, not rubber.

I used ppg k38 primer, and it cracked.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-01-2012, 06:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,417
Posted By The dude
Painted bumperettes

I took off the black, rubber, bumperettes? I painted them with primer and I was goo g to paint them, but I moved the rubber arou d to see if the primer would crack- and it did. Anyone that painted...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-20-2012, 12:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 531
Posted By The dude
Inside Windshield seal help

I am putting the Boxster back together. Only problem is.... a lot of time passed and details I can't remember!

Question is on the inner windshiled seal.... this is the seal the goes around the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-12-2012, 09:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,812
Posted By The dude
Here is the deal...... The key has a chip in...

Here is the deal......

The key has a chip in it ( a little pill)... It recognizes the car, so it unlocks and starts the car. The led lights up because the battery and keyless are sending a...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-01-2012, 09:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,026
Posted By The dude
I will post pictures of the finished car when it...

I will post pictures of the finished car when it is done. Vacation next wekeend, so maybe two weeks from now.


The carbon wing wrap is really bad ass. When I saw the door handles another guy...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-01-2012, 09:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,026
Posted By The dude
Well...... the good news is, after talking to...

Well...... the good news is, after talking to lots of guys in the business- pro's don't take 15 minutes either! HAHA

All in all, there is the suggested, best way to paint. Then, there is the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-30-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,026
Posted By The dude
It's spring.... The boxster project will soon be done

First off- I painted the car. It is speed yellow and I simply repainted OEM speed yellow.

Here is the news.... After hearing ridiculous quotes.... As much as $10,000. I decided to do it myself....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-19-2012, 07:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,034
Posted By The dude
How do you remove the exterior door handles?

As the topic says..... I need to remove the outside door handle and I can't figure it out. I don't want to break something!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-12-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 677
Posted By The dude
Got it! Thank you! Jamie

Got it! Thank you!

Jamie
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-12-2012, 04:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 677
Posted By The dude
Trim removal of convertible top body panel

I am not sure of the name of the panel, but it is the panel that raises up when you put the top down and the top tucks under it.

I am painting my car and stripping the car down. So far, so good. ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-12-2012, 09:51 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,512
Posted By The dude
Wing going into tail lamps is like women and...

Wing going into tail lamps is like women and their over-drawing their lips with lipstick. [/QUOTE]



I kinda like that. Nothing is wrong with looking a little slutty.

I like the wing too. I...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 12-21-2011, 10:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 973
Posted By The dude
No, No. Wife of the decade.

No, No. Wife of the decade.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-24-2011, 04:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,223
Posted By The dude
Wow! A 911 for 48 hrs! I have a friend who had...

Wow! A 911 for 48 hrs! I have a friend who had a Ferreri 430. I drove it and told him the experience was great since I don't have to make the payments. Free cars are the best, huh!

Have fun!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-24-2011, 04:42 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,470
Posted By The dude
What is "the red clip"?

What is "the red clip"?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-20-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 13,181
Posted By The dude
What rear bumpre is this and what side skirts? ...

What rear bumpre is this and what side skirts? Do you have the stock front bumper?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-17-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,912
Posted By The dude
Damn, since the tires are directional and...

Damn, since the tires are directional and different sizes front and rear, you can't rotate the tires at all!

I didn't think about that until reading this thread!
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 09-22-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 525
Posted By The dude
Front tires- 205/50/17

I bought my car with mismatched tires..... don't ask.

Anyway, I switched the tires to all 4 that match and I am offering the mismatched tires for sale.

1- Sumitomo HTRZ II 205/50/17

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