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Old 02-10-2015, 09:55 AM   #1
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Are worn out A/C knobs, like this one, fixable?

Looking to buy a used Boxster and see a decent amount of cars with A/C knobs worn out like the one below. Not sure what to make of it.

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Old 02-10-2015, 11:48 AM   #2
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Somebody with sweaty hands and fingers...does it every time..
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Old 02-10-2015, 12:33 PM   #3
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Few fixes for this problem. You can take them out real carefully and respray, buy some sort of a sticker that goes over it, or color it with a sharpie. I know crazy huh.
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Old 02-10-2015, 12:39 PM   #4
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Does that climate control swap out easily with the newer two- window display?
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Old 02-10-2015, 08:20 PM   #5
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that problem is common on the 987 / 997 models. I am in the process of cleaning all that crap off of my "knobs" and will repaint them with some brush on model type paint. I am comfortable with losing the temp script and the fan blade diagram.

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