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Forum: DIY Project Guides 05-13-2013, 10:15 PM
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Posted By boxster7614
Particle I was just curious.

Particle I was just curious.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-12-2013, 05:39 PM
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Views: 2,825
Posted By boxster7614
First of all glad you made it to 200,000. I'm...

First of all glad you made it to 200,000. I'm also on my third water pump at 120,000 miles. For some reason these motors seem to be hard on the pumps. I stopped wasting money on the OEM parts, after...
Forum: DIY Project Guides 05-12-2013, 04:57 PM
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Posted By boxster7614
Nice job on your customizing. You are one of the...

Nice job on your customizing. You are one of the few of us that dare to open the lights as its a bit tricky and stressful getting them apart....not to mention running the chance of breaking or...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-10-2013, 08:53 PM
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Views: 4,976
Posted By boxster7614
I would love to go with white LED's but just a...

I would love to go with white LED's but just a little fact. While they look pretty good while lit up, the white LED's are yellow when they are not lit and in my humble opinion look horrible in the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-09-2013, 08:10 PM
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Views: 4,976
Posted By boxster7614
Damn that looks sweet! Wish the pic was turned...

Damn that looks sweet! Wish the pic was turned the right way LOL Can't believe what a difference it makes, you should post a side by side pic comparison with old lights vs new. Those mirrors look...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-08-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 15,564
Posted By boxster7614
I don't know it might work, I'm doing a few...

I don't know it might work, I'm doing a few retrofits this weekend i'll play around a bit. I'm assuming there might be some pretty good shadows as the HID projector protrudes down a bit blocking some...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-06-2013, 11:42 PM
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Views: 15,564
Posted By boxster7614
Yes you could wire the Angel eyes to use as...

Yes you could wire the Angel eyes to use as Daytime lights, but no go on keeping the original high beams as that's where the new hi/lo hid projectors mount.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-06-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,863
Posted By boxster7614
you can sand them down, call around there are...

you can sand them down, call around there are people that due this for a living. I've done it on mine and its a lot of work, there is a very hard coating that most people just try using a cheap...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-06-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,806
Posted By boxster7614
I still think it has something to do with your...

I still think it has something to do with your ballast and bulbs. May be that the high frequency has damaged the stereo. I think its time to make a call to Kenwood. good luck.

On aside note my...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-06-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 967
Posted By boxster7614
My guess would be its probably time to replace...

My guess would be its probably time to replace the MAF, make sure you get the right one as there are 3 different versions.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-05-2013, 10:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,806
Posted By boxster7614
If its consistently the same side that's not...

If its consistently the same side that's not coming on its most likely its the bulb going bad. The ballast send out a high frequency start to ignite the arc in the bulbs. The bulbs start to wear out...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-17-2013, 02:57 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 15,564
Posted By boxster7614
Thanks for the compliments guys. First off I...

Thanks for the compliments guys.

First off I don't know about the legal issues of modifying your headlights! However if you are going to run aftermarket HID lights this is the way to go about...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-08-2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 15,564
Posted By boxster7614
Vader welcome to the overpriced Porsche world....

Vader welcome to the overpriced Porsche world. I've never seen cheap lights.

Sent a PM Dan.

Sorry Ckrikos I don't have any cores
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-25-2012, 03:21 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 15,564
Posted By boxster7614
I never could get my camera to take a good pic of...

I never could get my camera to take a good pic of the angel eyes at night so I snapped one in the early morning.

http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a359/boxster7614/photo-6.jpg
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-01-2012, 11:32 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,631
Posted By boxster7614
Diesel engines tend to leak oil into the coolant...

Diesel engines tend to leak oil into the coolant when the oil cooler fails. My ford powerstroke did this, one trick diesel mechanics use is to drain all the coolant, replace it with water and then...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-01-2012, 11:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,458
Posted By boxster7614
I just threw mine away from my HID install wish I...

I just threw mine away from my HID install wish I would of known somebody needed them.

What bulbs caused that damage?
Forum: DIY Project Guides 10-01-2012, 11:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,758
Posted By boxster7614
LOL funny cause I went out and purchased the cup...

LOL funny cause I went out and purchased the cup holders to add to my boxster. I use them quite a bit, I do wish they would hold a little bit bigger cup.
Forum: DIY Project Guides 09-22-2012, 09:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,510
Posted By boxster7614
Check out SEM Solaray UV headlight coating. I...

Check out SEM Solaray UV headlight coating. I think there is even a youtube video doing it on a Porsche 997. Your headlight will yellow if you don't replace the coating you just sanded off.
Forum: DIY Project Guides 09-22-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 21,718
Posted By boxster7614
Excellent write up thank you!

Excellent write up thank you!
Forum: DIY Project Guides 09-22-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,442
Posted By boxster7614
You are going to want to use the same quality and...

You are going to want to use the same quality and brand of paint you would use for the exterior of the car. This is going to be a base coat and clear system.

The first thing I will tell you is...
Forum: DIY Project Guides 09-21-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,485
Posted By boxster7614
Awesome work!

Awesome work!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-21-2012, 01:14 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 15,564
Posted By boxster7614
I've tried to take pics of the lights lit up but...

I've tried to take pics of the lights lit up but my iphone just blurs the light. I need to find a camera that take good pics at night.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-20-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,009
Posted By boxster7614
That extra socket is only for the control of the...

That extra socket is only for the control of the auto leveling feature. It sounds like to me you just have dirty electrical contacts and need to clean the contacts in the sockets. They make a spray...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-20-2012, 08:36 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 15,564
Posted By boxster7614
If your lens is yellow I can also refinish them. ...

If your lens is yellow I can also refinish them. Many people burn the inner lens using the Silverstar bulbs trying to achieve that HID look, but the bulbs just ran too hot and burned/yellowed...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-19-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 15,564
Posted By boxster7614
As I said I don't have a how to. Yes the inside...

As I said I don't have a how to. Yes the inside of your light looks like that after you break off the front lens. But it's chrome not black, see first post there is a pic before I painted it with a...
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