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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-05-2021, 05:30 PM
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Posted By PaulE
I picked up my car from the shop today. They...

I picked up my car from the shop today. They welded the midpipe back together, added a couple of gussets for strength and also welded some broken mounting tabs. So I'm good to go for Saturday's...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-05-2021, 05:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 591
Posted By PaulE
My car stayed inside at my Indy shop while the...

My car stayed inside at my Indy shop while the engine was apart too, they had no sway with getting the engine case back any sooner, LN is at the mercy of the plater. I suspect Jake Raby is the only...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-04-2021, 03:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 611
Posted By PaulE
In my case the GFI outlet on the circuit my...

In my case the GFI outlet on the circuit my charger was connected to had tripped, so there was no power at the outlet. If the fuse in the tip of the cigarette lighter adapter has blown, this is how...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-04-2021, 03:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 591
Posted By PaulE
Having tgone through this due to a failed LN...

Having tgone through this due to a failed LN Single Row Pro IMSB 2 years ago and deciding to have my engine rebuilt by my local shop, I feel your pain. I decided to have my engine case sent to LN...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-03-2021, 12:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 275
Posted By PaulE
While paying for an expensive part is no fun, you...

While paying for an expensive part is no fun, you have the worse deal having to sort through the wiring for your radio. I might have been able to cobble something together for my issue, but I...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-03-2021, 10:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 275
Posted By PaulE
Oh and I spy a GT3 Euro bucket in the garage too!...

Oh and I spy a GT3 Euro bucket in the garage too! The pair I bought had the outboard seatbelt anchors for the harness lap belts sawed down. The price I paid for the 2 replacements from Porsche for...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-03-2021, 10:25 AM
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Views: 754,828
Posted By PaulE
I just dropped it off this morning. They expect...

I just dropped it off this morning. They expect to pull the midpipe out to repair it, not sure if that means dropping the muffler or not. Should have it back in a day or two, in time for my...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-02-2021, 03:41 PM
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Posted By PaulE
A couple of weeks ago I installed my GT3 seats...

A couple of weeks ago I installed my GT3 seats and harness bar and harnesses for the first time. The harness bar required the removal of the rear shelf compartment over the engine cover. When I...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-02-2021, 03:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 275
Posted By PaulE
Nice work! That ashtray delete cubby in the...

Nice work! That ashtray delete cubby in the center console is going on my wish list!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-22-2021, 02:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 476
Posted By PaulE
Wow I'm impressed!

Wow I'm impressed!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-22-2021, 02:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 112
Posted By PaulE
Thanks I have no airbag light issue and...

Thanks I have no airbag light issue and everything is good, I'm just curious about the seatbelt light. This actually works fine for me the way it is and I put my OEM seats back in for the fall and...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-22-2021, 01:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 112
Posted By PaulE
Question on Seat Belt Receptacles

So I just swapped out my factory seats for my GT3 Euro seats. I noticed my on factory seats the terminal for the seat belt receptacle wire on the driver’s seat is blue and the one on the passenger...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-09-2021, 04:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 338
Posted By PaulE
Did mine a month...

Did mine a month ago!http://986forum.com/forums/uploads02/IMG_52191618015720.jpg
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-30-2021, 01:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By PaulE
Front motor mount while you're doing the water...

Front motor mount while you're doing the water pump. Check the transmission mounts and AOS while the clutch is being done. Do the water pump if there is no record of a replacement. Over time the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-30-2021, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 151
Posted By PaulE
There are other threads and posts in this forum...

There are other threads and posts in this forum from people with lots of experience that say Porsche used the latest available IMSB that was in production when the replacement engine was made,...
Forum: New Member Introductions 03-30-2021, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By PaulE
PCCM is that new double din radio upgrade with...

PCCM is that new double din radio upgrade with navigation and Apple Carplay. It seems like all kinds of parts are taking longer to deliver now. I waited about a month for a GT3 center console...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-20-2021, 07:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 442
Posted By PaulE
That's interesting. What size tires do you have...

That's interesting. What size tires do you have on the 17's and 18's? I've got a set of 17's and a set of 18's for my 2003 S and the speedometer is off about the same with either set on the car. ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-18-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 442
Posted By PaulE
I agree that the Porsche speedometer reads higher...

I agree that the Porsche speedometer reads higher than actual speed, and that tire wear will affect both speed and odometer readings. But I believe the odometers are more accurate than the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-15-2021, 03:24 PM
Replies: 6,282
Views: 754,828
Posted By PaulE
Yeah they don't seem to put much paint on the...

Yeah they don't seem to put much paint on the inside of the Porsche wheels. I have 2 different sets and they're all like that!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-14-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 847
Posted By PaulE
I have no idea why NNJR stopped going to Mosport,...

I have no idea why NNJR stopped going to Mosport, maybe we didn't have enough takers? After that last year, they started with the NER chapter going to Tremblant to coincide with the Mt. Tremblant...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-14-2021, 08:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 847
Posted By PaulE
If you want the 987 airbox because the air filter...

If you want the 987 airbox because the air filter is about twice the size of the 986 one, the best time to do it is with the engine out. There are threads you can search for how to modify the 987...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-12-2021, 03:26 PM
Replies: 6,282
Views: 754,828
Posted By PaulE
Today I fixed the foam blowing from my interior...

Today I fixed the foam blowing from my interior vents. Once I got inside, I could see that my blend doors were still fully covered with foam, which is why I didn't have any issues with the heat or...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 03-09-2021, 04:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 161
Posted By PaulE
FYI, when I had the ROW M030 kit installed on my...

FYI, when I had the ROW M030 kit installed on my 2003 S, the rear sway bar in the kit was the same part number as the rear sway bar that was already on there. The part number was 98633370121.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-05-2021, 02:59 PM
Replies: 6,282
Views: 754,828
Posted By PaulE
I finally broke down and bought the GT3 console...

I finally broke down and bought the GT3 console delete kit and installed it. I'll miss the 2 storage cubbies I had, but hope my right leg appreciates the extra room!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-24-2021, 06:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By PaulE
FWIW my IMS Single Row Pro lasted 35,000 miles...

FWIW my IMS Single Row Pro lasted 35,000 miles and failed. I'm the original owner of my car and still on my original clutch, pressure plate, flywheel and release bearing at over 90,000 miles now. ...
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