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Forum: Performance and Technical chat 11-16-2021, 08:28 AM
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Posted By JFP in PA
That about sums it up................

That about sums it up................
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 11-12-2021, 06:44 AM
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Posted By JFP in PA
The panel is looking for the Tip's computer and...

The panel is looking for the Tip's computer and cannot find it. I am not sure this can be disabled or programmed out.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-11-2021, 06:53 AM
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Posted By JFP in PA
If you have the chance, thank a vet today.......

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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-05-2021, 08:19 AM
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Views: 764
Posted By JFP in PA
More likely EM interference from the alternator.

More likely EM interference from the alternator.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-04-2021, 10:18 AM
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Posted By JFP in PA
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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-04-2021, 09:58 AM
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Posted By JFP in PA
These cars were designed to use a maintainer...

These cars were designed to use a maintainer plugged into the cig lighter socket, which remains hot at all times, even when the car is locked up. The driver's door area at the bottom below the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-04-2021, 09:45 AM
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Views: 489
Posted By JFP in PA
You will be fine with that unit; has both a...

You will be fine with that unit; has both a dedicated AGM profile and de-sulfation step in every charge profile. You may also ask Santa for the cigarette lighter adaptor for it; that way you can...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-04-2021, 09:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 489
Posted By JFP in PA
A "good" maintainer, one with de-sulfation steps...

A "good" maintainer, one with de-sulfation steps in every charge profile and a specific charging profile for AGM batteries, is going to cost a bit more than $30.........
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-02-2021, 03:32 PM
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Views: 489
Posted By JFP in PA
Wink YES! Don't cheap out on a junk tickle charge,...

YES! Don't cheap out on a junk tickle charge, buy a quality maintainer like the Ctek units, your new battery will thank you by living years longer.;)

Amazon and others sell them.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-02-2021, 02:49 PM
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Posted By JFP in PA
AGM batteries are sealed, so no corrosion, longer...

AGM batteries are sealed, so no corrosion, longer lived, and much more vibration resistant than common flooded cell batteries.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-02-2021, 02:48 PM
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Views: 489
Posted By JFP in PA
You will have to reenter your radio's code, and...

You will have to reenter your radio's code, and probably reset your windows, but otherwise it should be fine.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-02-2021, 12:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 523
Posted By JFP in PA
The Airlift system does not come into contact...

The Airlift system does not come into contact with the coolant in the surge tank while evacuating the system; as such, you can apply vacuum slowly and allow the air pockets to bleed out of the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-02-2021, 08:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 489
Posted By JFP in PA
That happens when the battery is toast and needs...

That happens when the battery is toast and needs replacing.

Pull yours out, go to your local AutoZone or whatever, and get an AGM replacement. Your car will thank you.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-02-2021, 07:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 489
Posted By JFP in PA
Yes, but with one major caveat: I would highly...

Yes, but with one major caveat: I would highly recommend replacing your battery with a new AGM type battery. AAA may not do that. As taking out and replacing the battery is very simple, you might ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-02-2021, 06:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 523
Posted By JFP in PA
While an atmospheric bleed can often clear the...

While an atmospheric bleed can often clear the system, the correct way to get them out is to fill the system while it is under vacuum. The vacuum tool can also get air out of already manually filled...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-02-2021, 06:36 AM
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Views: 489
Posted By JFP in PA
Your battery has gone bad.

Your battery has gone bad.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-01-2021, 03:29 PM
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Posted By JFP in PA
Air pockets.

Air pockets.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-31-2021, 11:50 AM
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Views: 764
Posted By JFP in PA
Depends upon many factors; environment, amount of...

Depends upon many factors; environment, amount of heat exposure, who's coils, etc.

At 10 years, you got your money's worth..................
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-29-2021, 01:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 172
Posted By JFP in PA
No, disconnecting the battery does not cause the...

No, disconnecting the battery does not cause the air bag system to reset, or clear air bag codes for that matter. More than likely, the during the removal of the door panels, something was not...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-27-2021, 02:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By JFP in PA
Without the codes, anything is simply a...

Without the codes, anything is simply a guess...............
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-25-2021, 02:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 414
Posted By JFP in PA
If it the factory unit, you need to insert the...

If it the factory unit, you need to insert the two keys (Amazon sells them) from the front to unlock it, then it just slides out:

...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-22-2021, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 175
Posted By JFP in PA
The cooling system should be filled under vacuum...

The cooling system should be filled under vacuum to eliminate any air entrapment/
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-17-2021, 02:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 358
Posted By JFP in PA
Quality units, like the LN retrofits, the outside...

Quality units, like the LN retrofits, the outside is not a full seal, it is designed to let the engine oil mists lubricate the bearing, while blocking any debris from entering the bearing.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-16-2021, 02:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 358
Posted By JFP in PA
If you purchase a quality retrofit kit, the...

If you purchase a quality retrofit kit, the bearing would only be sealed on the shaft side right out of the box. The shaft side seal is important to prevent flooding the shaft with oil.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-15-2021, 02:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 386
Posted By JFP in PA
For years, we provided winter storage for special...

For years, we provided winter storage for special customer's cars, which included battery maintainers (not cheap trickle chargers, but a high quality Ctek electronically controlled true maintainer...
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