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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-06-2021, 12:54 PM
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Posted By Troy.Boxster
Took the car to the local dealer for a safety and...

Took the car to the local dealer for a safety and emission inspection as required here in PA. It passed the emissions but failed the safety due to a cracked motor mount! They wanted $900 for the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-24-2020, 05:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 314
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-20-2020, 02:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 662
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Great video! You have made quite a few mods and...

Great video! You have made quite a few mods and I've enjoyed your videos. The car is really coming along. :-) Pretty soon, you'll need the 101 More Mods book.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-07-2020, 08:15 PM
Replies: 6,183
Views: 712,135
Posted By Troy.Boxster
I picked up my car from the port of Baltimore and...

I picked up my car from the port of Baltimore and drove it to our new place about 90 miles away. It ran great and it felt good to be behind the wheel again. We did hit a massive thunderstorm so the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-26-2020, 01:54 PM
Replies: 6,183
Views: 712,135
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Dropped the car off to be shipped back to the US....

Dropped the car off to be shipped back to the US. Germany/Stuttgart has been great and weekend cruises on the autobahn with the top down and my daughter blasting K-Pop made for some good memories....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-18-2020, 12:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 495
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Here is a link to another thread on the subject....

Here is a link to another thread on the subject. This may or may not help, but it has helped me quite a bit. I was having similar issues as you, but not anymore.
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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-31-2020, 07:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 627
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Nice! It does look like fun... and all those cars...

Nice! It does look like fun... and all those cars in the museum are maintained in running condition, so this could, um, you know, really happen. :-)
Forum: DIY Project Guides 01-25-2020, 02:22 AM
Replies: 452
Views: 52,997
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Count me in as well for a set when you start back...

Count me in as well for a set when you start back up! :-)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-18-2020, 05:08 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,675
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Maintenance really, really, really depends on how...

Maintenance really, really, really depends on how crazy you want to go. From my 10+ years of ownership, I doubt I've spent $2K in one year let alone for an average. Perhaps I've been lucky and my...
Forum: DIY Project Guides 01-08-2020, 10:24 AM
Replies: 792
Views: 96,020
Posted By Troy.Boxster
You already know that I'm in for v2.0, but I...

You already know that I'm in for v2.0, but I wanted to make it official here. :-)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-02-2020, 06:25 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,154
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Fred, I PM'd you about this, but you...

Fred,

I PM'd you about this, but you probably have at least a dozen or so PMs built up... I'm down for a SkyBreaker as well, if you have enough.

Best,
Troy
Forum: DIY Project Guides 12-31-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 35,052
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Sorry Fred! But now there is closure. :-) Glad to...

Sorry Fred! But now there is closure. :-) Glad to hear that you were able to recoup the investment and do something with the design. Thanks for the update!
Forum: DIY Project Guides 12-31-2019, 01:47 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 35,052
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Fred, Just how far did this come along? I've...

Fred,
Just how far did this come along? I've been re-reading this thread and saw just how close to production this was. Did you get some of the pieces manufactured? You had mentioned that certain...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-30-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 765
Posted By Troy.Boxster
I have a Bosch battery with similar specs as OEM...

I have a Bosch battery with similar specs as OEM and it has served me well. It even took a charge well the other day after I let it run down because I hadn't driven the car for a while and I don't...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-29-2019, 06:52 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,154
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Fred! Welcome back and Happy New Year! You will...

Fred! Welcome back and Happy New Year! You will be one of first on the forum to ring it in, eh?

I'm glad to see that the car is running and you are being ordered to drive it. There are a lot...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 10-03-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 825
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Nice! I've loved that color since I had it on a...

Nice! I've loved that color since I had it on a '67 MGB 20 years ago. If I ever repaint my car, I may have to go that route. :-)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-15-2019, 03:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By Troy.Boxster
My clutch was way off after it was serviced to...

My clutch was way off after it was serviced to repair a broken hydraulic line. I took it back, they bled it (again?), and it is now back to normal. Good luck!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-07-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,278
Posted By Troy.Boxster
That's a great look!

That's a great look!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-02-2019, 03:46 AM
Replies: 6,183
Views: 712,135
Posted By Troy.Boxster
I got my car back from the shop, again, after the...

I got my car back from the shop, again, after the clutch hydraulic failure. It turns out the hydraulic line burst/broke while I was driving. The shop replaced the line with a new one, but the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-06-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 6,183
Views: 712,135
Posted By Troy.Boxster
That is what I'm thinking about the line, but I'm...

That is what I'm thinking about the line, but I'm no expert with the clutch hydraulic system. I'm sure I have many hoses and lines that are ready to be replaced. Luckily, the auto-hobby shop is...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-06-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 6,183
Views: 712,135
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Went for drive with my daughter on the Autobahn...

Went for drive with my daughter on the Autobahn to enjoy the afternoon, knock some rust off the brakes and listen to (her) K-Pop. Unfortunately, I heard and felt a thunk from the clutch pedal as I...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-29-2019, 04:25 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,840
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Radio adjustment may help

Here is something else you can do that might help with the parasitic battery drain. I've not had a problem with my battery running down since making this change to the radio. It's worth a shot at...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-28-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 310
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Immobilizer discussion with Specialized ECU Repair

I was watching a Samcrac video in which he is repairing a Ferrari and had to get the ECUs repaired. While at the shop there was a discussion about the work Specialized ECU Repair does for the Porsche...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-14-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 6,183
Views: 712,135
Posted By Troy.Boxster
I took my 2000S to the autobody shop for an...

I took my 2000S to the autobody shop for an estimate after somebody backed into my driver-side door. The damage didn't look too bad, but I guess the dent is enough that I'll be getting a new door....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-13-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 1,217
Views: 125,329
Posted By Troy.Boxster
Ha! One of my favorite Steven Wright quotes. Well...

Ha! One of my favorite Steven Wright quotes. Well done.
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