Go Back   986 Forum - for Porsche Boxster & Cayman Owners > Porsche Boxster & Cayman Forums > Boxster General Discussions

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-27-2010, 10:32 AM   #1
Registered User
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Toronto
Posts: 2,656
Boxster book - this one worth buying?

Did anyone buy this book from Gavin Farmer?


ekam is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2010, 11:30 AM   #2
Registered User
jcb986's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Orlando
Posts: 1,266
I have seen it...as I recall it gives a little history of Porsche and describes how the birth of the Boxster became. It is not a maintenance manual which is what a Boxster owner wants.

Old Hippie Young Heart
2000 S/3.2 Liter/Tiptronic/Boxster S Sport Package/Cruise Control/Slate Grey Metallic
Red Special Leather Interior/Red Floor Mats/Red Hand Painted Instrument Dials/Roll Bar/Windstop
Small Carbon Package/Leather Wrap Carbon Wheel/Center Console Exterior Color/Alum Carbon Shift Knob
AM/FM Radio w/CD Player & Changer/Digital Sound Package/18" Turbo Wheels/Wheel Caps w/Colored Crest
jcb986 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2010, 03:28 PM   #3
Registered User
NWI Bill's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Broomfield, Colorado
Posts: 35
I have the book. It was a gift from my wife. It gives the history behind the development of the Boxster, has some background history on Porsche and has a lot of illustrations on the Boxster. It's not a service manual as mentioned by jcb986 but still an interesting read.

1999 996-Carrera Arena Red Metallic-Current
1998 Boxster-Glacier White-Sold
1997 Boxster-Ocean Blue Metallic-Modified-Sold
NWI Bill is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 11:51 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page