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Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 05-09-2017, 01:21 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By Ian c
I just sent a text . I have a 2003 2.7 tip ,...

I just sent a text .

I have a 2003 2.7 tip , silver with black leather .
I'll check after work , but it's done around 160k
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-21-2016, 04:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,368
Posted By Ian c
I'm not sure if it was a 2003 upgrade thing , but...

I'm not sure if it was a 2003 upgrade thing , but some cars have a connection in the fuse box for applying a 12v to open the trunk when the battery is flat .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-19-2016, 09:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,345
Posted By Ian c
Btw , should we ever have another one I'd buy a...

Btw , should we ever have another one I'd buy a 2013 on in a heartbeat ....

A totally different car , but taking the principal to a whole new level ....

A Pdk S was my end goal , after buying...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-19-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,345
Posted By Ian c
I prefer the 986 . It is how it was supposed to...

I prefer the 986 .
It is how it was supposed to be .
Of them all I'd take a 2003-04 model for the upgrades , but could quite easily live with a first year model .

I also like the 987 ....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-19-2016, 09:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,423
Posted By Ian c
Yes and no . I have a two car garage and all...

Yes and no .

I have a two car garage and all kinds of tools and knowledge , but I have had a 56 non-op beetle drag car and a non-op 73 911 track car in the garage for the 3 years I've lived here...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 04-19-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 886
Posted By Ian c
A quick update : I'm collecting the car...

A quick update :

I'm collecting the car after work so depending on time I'll add photos tonight or tomorrow night .

If anyone can help on sensible pricing I'd appreciate it .
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 04-18-2016, 10:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,252
Posted By Ian c
If steve doesn't take them I will . I said I...

If steve doesn't take them I will .
I said I didn't want to spend any more on the car I'm selling , but at this price I'm prepared to as stock wheels should help the sale :)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-17-2016, 06:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 957
Posted By Ian c
So on the surface you don't have a problem . ...

So on the surface you don't have a problem .
Battery is good and alternator is charging .

Next test would be a draw whilst standing idle , but if you're going out enjoying the new car , you...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-16-2016, 08:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 957
Posted By Ian c
Not true .

Not true .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-16-2016, 07:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 957
Posted By Ian c
Yeah , congratulations !!! They really are...

Yeah , congratulations !!!

They really are great little cars .

True porsche guys like them .
True car guys like them .
Anybody else's opinion of them I couldn't care less about :cool:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-16-2016, 06:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 957
Posted By Ian c
Good luck with it . Probably just the porsche's...

Good luck with it .
Probably just the porsche's way of saying hello to its new keeper by leaving interior light on or something .....
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 04-16-2016, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 886
Posted By Ian c
Bilstein psd-9 coil overs and Tarett toe and drop links

Shortly selling a full kit .
They're coming off this weekend after less than 10k miles use .
Includes toe- adjusting arms to run down to spec-racing height/rake , and sway bar adjusting links ....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-16-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 957
Posted By Ian c
That's what your alternator is putting out . ...

That's what your alternator is putting out .

What does it give you after the engine has been off for an hour ?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-16-2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 957
Posted By Ian c
If it does turn out to be the switch (which I'd...

If it does turn out to be the switch (which I'd change anyway) It's a vw part , so check prices from vw dealers before you buy elsewhere .....
It's a common fault so they'll probably have one in...
Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 04-16-2016, 06:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 699
Posted By Ian c
2003 2.7 tiptronic 155k ..... 8000

Selling this car now as its not getting used and I have too many other plates spinning .

It's a 2003 silver 2.7 with black leather heated seats and litronic headlights .
Runs strong ,...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-22-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 710
Posted By Ian c
I've changed these out . Less than 30 minutes...

I've changed these out .
Less than 30 minutes work and about 3 bucks for a new spring .
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-14-2014, 05:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,481
Posted By Ian c
Congratulations . That's a beautiful car !!

Congratulations .
That's a beautiful car !!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-13-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,140
Posted By Ian c
DEFINATELY recheck , but the only things I can...

DEFINATELY recheck , but the only things I can think of would be top mounts , and tightening up whilst still in the air ....

Is the car sitting level ?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-13-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,140
Posted By Ian c
Stock parts ?

Stock parts ?
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-13-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 875
Posted By Ian c
Sorry !!! I forgot all about this !!! Yeah...

Sorry !!!
I forgot all about this !!!

Yeah tip = tiptronic .

Can you get access to a multimeter ?
I can talk you through all the basic checks to confirm its nothing "outside" the tip (which...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-12-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 857
Posted By Ian c
I think jake is referring to the ims failures on...

I think jake is referring to the ims failures on "driving miss daisy" cars :D
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-12-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,114
Posted By Ian c
Just wanted to update on this .. I just got...

Just wanted to update on this ..

I just got called out front again as they didn't come on just now .
Following advice given earlier in this thread , I had done a little research into the...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-11-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 875
Posted By Ian c
I'll pm or post some info in the morning . ...

I'll pm or post some info in the morning .
You'll need access to a multimeter .....
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-11-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 875
Posted By Ian c
Blinking d-4 means a tip issue . Can you select...

Blinking d-4 means a tip issue .
Can you select manual gears using the buttons ?
I'm going off memory , and a little drunk , but there is an electrical contact from the gearbox linkage that can...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-09-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,083
Posted By Ian c
I can post pics of 997.2 gt3 arch liners if you...

I can post pics of 997.2 gt3 arch liners if you want ?
I have then sat on top of my beetle in the garage waiting to be fitted
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