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Old 08-26-2019, 03:11 PM   #1
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I picked up my 2003 Boxster last Friday in South Carolina and drove it home. The ride home was great, except for the monsoon rain I drove through in Athens Ga that tore the temporary tag off my car. My Boxster is Gray with a Black Interior. It had less than 45,000 miles when I picked it up, but it topped the 45k mark on the drive home. With a little cleaning on Sunday the inside looks like new. On the exterior, the exhaust tip looks like crap, so I guess aluminum cleaner/polish and elbow grease should do the trick. I'm open to suggestions on how to clean it and make it shine, so please chime in. Also, I need to replace the lug nuts as they are in poor shape. Are any of the on-line vendors better than others? Finally, I live in the Sarasota, Florida area and will be looking for a Porsche Mechanic, so suggestions on where to go and where not to go are welcome.

Once it cools down, around November were I live, I will put the top down and take my wife for a ride. That is, if she's over being mad at me for buying the Boxster. If she isn't, oh well, my dog Zeke likes to go for rides too.


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Old 08-27-2019, 03:58 PM   #2
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Congrats on the purchase! I got my 2001 just a few months ago and its been great. BTW, I've got the same wheels and yours are a lot cleaner.

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