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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-09-2008, 09:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,796
Posted By Joji
Its possible but the boiling thing does not hppen...

Its possible but the boiling thing does not hppen all the time. Once in a while. Is it bad when it boils. if it is a craked head that is $4000 or more to fix Can I live with it if it only happens...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-07-2008, 03:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,796
Posted By Joji
I checked the 2 in the front. I hear them come...

I checked the 2 in the front. I hear them come on. But the wierd thing is that 6 months ago I heard the left fan in the front sound like it was miss aligned. it was making a bizare noise. I was just...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-06-2008, 04:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,796
Posted By Joji
All right I am making some progress. I finally...

All right I am making some progress. I finally have the coolant level right below the max line when the car is cool. The Temperature light above 250 is off now. The new cap I ordered from Sunset...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-02-2008, 09:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,796
Posted By Joji
Cool. good to know. Any idea why the temperature...

Cool. good to know. Any idea why the temperature light goes on when the coolant enters the radiators when the car warms up. That is why I thought maybe it needs more coolant?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-02-2008, 09:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,796
Posted By Joji
I know I asked this before but I am still trying...

I know I asked this before but I am still trying to figure out the coolant level question. I got the new cap and no more spraying coolant or leak. But when the car is cool over night the coolant...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 12-02-2008, 08:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,948
Posted By Joji
Is the Duremetric tool scan the whole porsche...

Is the Duremetric tool scan the whole porsche boxster for other errors codes example check engine light. can you rent one or buy one and how much.

Also how would I know then if I fixed the seat...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-30-2008, 06:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,796
Posted By Joji
The caps should end in 03. But there was a bad...

The caps should end in 03. But there was a bad batch as well with caps ending in 03. I f you care having problems buy a new one and make sure they sell you the newest ones otherwise you will be in...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-30-2008, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,495
Posted By Joji
How do you burp the system. I think there is...

How do you burp the system. I think there is definietly air in there. When I open the cap it sounds like a lot of air escaping. When I lift the bleeder tab I hear a lot of bubbling going on when the...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 11-30-2008, 05:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,948
Posted By Joji
If you spray the contacts with a cleaner will the...

If you spray the contacts with a cleaner will the airbag light go off if the connection is back to normal?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-30-2008, 05:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,495
Posted By Joji
Bleeder Tab (Paperclip looking thing)

I just installed a new coolant cap and 2 new o-rings in the bleeder. 1st off the O-rings the porsche mechanic put in was warped and bent. Bizarre. When I put the bleeder back together the silver clip...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-30-2008, 05:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,796
Posted By Joji
Recall on Coolant caps

Just a heads up. Porsche issued a recall on coolant caps. I went through 3 of them and they were all defective. I received the newest one that was fixed and it works.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-24-2008, 08:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 524
Posted By Joji
Where do I get O-Rings

I have been looking on line for the O-ring for the Bleeder in the truck sesction on the coolant tank. Does anyone have alink where I can buy them
thanks
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-23-2008, 08:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 985
Posted By Joji
Not sure if this will definetly work but I just...

Not sure if this will definetly work but I just went through the same drama with the blinking light. I found out that the coolant level was very low. Look and make sure that the coolant level is...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-23-2008, 01:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,204
Posted By Joji
I did a lot of research. The oil on the dip stick...

I did a lot of research. The oil on the dip stick does not have milkshake color. it is normal. The yellow oil cap has no whitish or milky color either just oil drop on the top of the cap. Now that...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-22-2008, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,204
Posted By Joji
Coolant condesation and hissing sound

Alright I posted before about my headache with the porsche dealer. They charged me all this money for a cap & pressurizing the system. Mean while I brought it back to them 4 times. now they told me...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-11-2008, 08:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,040
Posted By Joji
I called porsche before bringing it back. the...

I called porsche before bringing it back. the head mechanic said that there is probably air caught in the tube and that it will purge out of the cap after driving it for a while. He said the cap is...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-06-2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,040
Posted By Joji
The car is from 1999. This is still driving me...

The car is from 1999. This is still driving me mad. I brought it to the porsche dealer. They can the cap twice. And I just got home and I smell coolant. I opened up my trunk and the cap and oil cap...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-30-2008, 02:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,040
Posted By Joji
Hi, Thanks for the tips. I just brought it back...

Hi,
Thanks for the tips. I just brought it back to the porsche dealer. I actually moved to CA. I live in Valencia outside of Hollywood.
The main mechanic came out who fixed it. He was very nice....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-30-2008, 10:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,040
Posted By Joji
Loosing my mind please help

Hi,
I brought my boxster in to get my water pump fixed. With the replacement and belt and a broken oil line it cost me $1600. Then a month later the coolant started spraying on the roof of the trunk...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-10-2008, 09:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 651
Posted By Joji
Starter Problem

I just got my boxster back from my mechanic. first the Water pump broke and cut the oil line. Now it is having trouble turning over

When the car sits so it is cool it starts no problem. Once I...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-05-2008, 04:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 723
Posted By Joji
I brought ito my mechanic. He tested the battery...

I brought ito my mechanic. He tested the battery and said it is fully charged. He said it was the startedr by the sound it was making. Can I install this myself. is it a easy fix? I need to save...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-30-2008, 05:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 723
Posted By Joji
Car Trouble Starting

Hi,
My Water pump broke last week and the belt fell off cutting the oil line and the coolant and oil all spilled all over the highway and then the car came to a halt and overheated and died. My...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-07-2008, 03:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 601
Posted By Joji
Bluetooth headset in boxster

Hi,
I have tried a couple of bluetooth wireless headsets. The best quality is the Jawbone that I have found so far. People say they don't hear the wind and car noise. But I can't hear very well when...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-09-2007, 11:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 578
Posted By Joji
I will check tomorrow if the noise is on both...

I will check tomorrow if the noise is on both sides. The sound is sometime louder than othertimes. If i turn the AC off then back on again sometimes the sound is extremly low. When I turn the car off...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-09-2007, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 578
Posted By Joji
Bump or please help

Bump or please help
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