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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-11-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,096
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
Even though Porsche says you can NOT resurface...

Even though Porsche says you can NOT resurface (turn) the rotors ... you actually can. Did mine 40,000 miles ago and no problems at all.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-23-2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,797
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
I tried the DWS on my 17 rims. Great grip. Even...

I tried the DWS on my 17 rims. Great grip. Even took the Box on snow covered dirt roads and got right through. HOWEVER... the cornering was hideous. Under steer like crazy. Had to get them off. ...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 09-25-2017, 12:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,797
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
Thanks guys. Good feedback. Are there any more...

Thanks guys. Good feedback. Are there any more suggestions or +1 ?
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 09-24-2017, 11:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,797
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
Time for good tires.

I am ready to put a set of really good performance tires on the 2000 "S" on 17 inch rims. Been using Kumho M&S ECSTA 4x. Good tires that really hug the corners but I want something better.
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Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 09-24-2017, 10:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,244
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
You guys are geniuses'.

You guys are geniuses'.
Forum: Video Center 03-01-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,443
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
Great amateur video. My wife and I watched it...

Great amateur video. My wife and I watched it together and now want to drive those roads.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-27-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 943
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
If you are willing to pay a premium, may I...

If you are willing to pay a premium, may I suggest moving ahead 1 year to upgrade from the base model to a 2000 S model. You get a lot more with an S model.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-27-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 5,410
Views: 550,048
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
The Wife wanted some "Wings" for Christmas. After...

The Wife wanted some "Wings" for Christmas. After all she is my Angel. So I gave them to her. Together we installed Her "Wings" on Her cars on Christmas day. They turned out pretty nice.
...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-27-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,801
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
KSJohn. Congratulations on a potentially really...

KSJohn. Congratulations on a potentially really good deal. The only thing cheap about a used Porsche is "the owner". I have 3 recommendations for you.

1) Forget the spin on filter and keep...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 12-27-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,639
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
I thought LSD was made illegal in the '60s.

I thought LSD was made illegal in the '60s.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-20-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 877
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
Yes I am suggesting like Husker Boxster is...

Yes I am suggesting like Husker Boxster is interpreting.

Keeping the tire rolling in the same direction just changing sides by dismount/remount inside to outside.

I don't track the car and...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-20-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 877
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
Defeating tire camber wear question ?

Set up:
2000 S with tire width 255 on rear and 225 on front. Kumho Ecsta 4X.
Camber of wheels causes the inside tread of the tire to wear faster than the outside tread. Tire have Outside and...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-20-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,892
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
I don't like the idea of small cc 4 cylinder...

I don't like the idea of small cc 4 cylinder turbo. Long life would be difficult to obtain at an affordable price. I hope they still offer a large displacement flat six as an option.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-20-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,547
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
My 2000 S has just begun to throw the code if I...

My 2000 S has just begun to throw the code if I don't warm up the car to over 100 degrees before driving it. It has done it twice since the weather turned cold.
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 08-02-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,137
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
Yellow986S do you have the 2 axles for the 2000 S...

Yellow986S do you have the 2 axles for the 2000 S ?

Bill
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-28-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,123
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
Use 10W/40 or 10W/50. That 0 and 5 stuff doesn't...

Use 10W/40 or 10W/50. That 0 and 5 stuff doesn't take the heat so well.
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 06-07-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,501
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
The red Boxsters do look good with the hard top...

The red Boxsters do look good with the hard top on. It is like having three different cars during the year.

http://986forum.com/forums/uploads01/Porsche+2+1433704146.jpg
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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-26-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,241
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
Besides the obvious drug reference, what is LSD ?

Besides the obvious drug reference, what is LSD ?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-24-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,467
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
Those are real. We have since sold the Boxster...

Those are real. We have since sold the Boxster on the right. Still have both Triumphs. Been through other bikes since then too.

The triples street fleet.
...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-22-2015, 10:08 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,467
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
It has been said that Motorcycle riders make...

It has been said that Motorcycle riders make better car drivers. You guys have some bikes that are real beauties.

I have been riding motorcycles for 45 years and have owned 36 different bikes. ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-22-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,996
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
Let's not be The Nanny for each other. WE all...

Let's not be The Nanny for each other. WE all have a Boxster for what it can do in speed and handling. If we were all good boys all the time then a Boxster would not even exist. We could all just...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 01-22-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 36,218
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
I was thinking the same as Randall. At least...

I was thinking the same as Randall. At least band in multiple places in multiple directions. Even screwing the top to the wood. I have been in the freight business for 36 years. I am worried. ...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 12-29-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,175
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
Home garage swap = a lot of swearing and waisted...

Home garage swap = a lot of swearing and waisted money. Do it right. Sell the base - buy an S. Or keep the base and buy an S like I did. Then sell the base when the time is right. Really fun...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 12-05-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,256
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
What price range were you thinking ? Do you have...

What price range were you thinking ? Do you have box/create to ship it in ? Please post pictures of the inside of the top.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-31-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 915
Posted By Idaho Red Rocket 3
"Cant Touch This" !

"Cant Touch This" !
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