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Forum: Porsche Cayman Discussions 05-07-2021, 07:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 98
Posted By truegearhead
Youíre the dung beetle guy!? Thatís awesome I...

Youíre the dung beetle guy!? Thatís awesome I follow that on Grassroots. Your story of that car is hilarious.
Forum: Porsche Cayman Discussions 05-07-2021, 05:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 98
Posted By truegearhead
Two members made the semi-final Pelican Parts Virtual Car Show semi-finals, VOTE!

Myself and WizardSmokey both made it to the Pelican virtual car show semi-finals, winner gets a $750 gift card. Give one of us a vote! :cheers:
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Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-07-2021, 05:01 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 11,041
Posted By truegearhead
Thanks again you are the man! I followed your...

Thanks again you are the man! I followed your advice and bought that very one. It seems like its going to fix the problem, I'll know tomorrow.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-04-2021, 02:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 591
Posted By truegearhead
I'm so sorry, ouch. As someone who has blown up...

I'm so sorry, ouch. As someone who has blown up a Boxster engine before and looked at all the options I think your best bet is to find a local S motor and replace it (and no offence but don't get...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-03-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 168
Posted By truegearhead
awesome thanks guys, so it sounds like I only...

awesome thanks guys, so it sounds like I only need to connect the large cable which goes to the battery and I'm all set. :cheers:
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-02-2021, 05:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 168
Posted By truegearhead
Alternator Wiring Question

For I hope this isn't a duplicate post, I just posted it but it seems to have disappeared..maybe a hit preview. Anyways, I'm trying to finish up the wiring on my swap and having trouble with the...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-28-2021, 08:56 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 11,041
Posted By truegearhead
I have a major setback, I rotated the engine...

I have a major setback, I rotated the engine before I bolted the transmission up but now with everything assembled it won't rotate....ugh. I'm going to pull the transmission off tonight and see what...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-26-2021, 06:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By truegearhead
Here's my very in-depth engineering...

Here's my very in-depth engineering analysis...aka something I made in paint with some images I stole from the internet. The deal breaker is the location of the green tie in points, if they're in...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-26-2021, 06:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By truegearhead
I didn't realize the new cup cars had front dual...

I didn't realize the new cup cars had front dual wishbones, looks like the new GT3 does as well. I've always been shocked Porsche used such a poor McPherson design. They did a great job of making...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-23-2021, 03:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By truegearhead
Thanks! unfortunately Iím a terrible welder but...

Thanks! unfortunately Iím a terrible welder but my buddy that has done all the welding on this car is fantastic. My car actually still has most of its chassis intake. Only the top half of the...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-23-2021, 07:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By truegearhead
Thought exercise: 911 dual A arm suspension on a Boxster

Let me start by saying I have a very cut up Boxster and a buddy has a 911 rear end sitting around that I could get a deal on... Now for the question: Could you make a 911 dual A-arm rear suspension...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-21-2021, 08:35 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 38,272
Posted By truegearhead
I posted this on an Audi forum with no luck and...

I posted this on an Audi forum with no luck and can't find the info any where else. Long shot on this thread but do any of you Audi V8 guys know where the Audi brake booster vacuum port is on the...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-19-2021, 09:14 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 11,041
Posted By truegearhead
The fender intercoolers are done, definitely more...

The fender intercoolers are done, definitely more work than I anticipated and I still have some metal clean up work but its all plumbed up and looks like it'll work.
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Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 04-19-2021, 04:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By truegearhead
If there is a track that is going to starve an...

If there is a track that is going to starve an engine of oil its that one, super long fast sweepers. Sorry about the engine, time for an upgrade! :cheers:
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-10-2021, 03:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,471
Posted By truegearhead
Wow. Just wow

Wow. Just wow
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 04-09-2021, 05:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 740
Posted By truegearhead
I have both although my Boxster is no longer a...

I have both although my Boxster is no longer a road car but it was stock for years. I expected my 996 to be very similar to the Boxster but they are worlds apart. My Boxster is a 97 and my 996 is a...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-08-2021, 02:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 322
Posted By truegearhead
Ha! What a rollercoaster. Join us next week for:...

Ha! What a rollercoaster. Join us next week for: What are these ďcoolantĒ lines?
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-08-2021, 10:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 322
Posted By truegearhead
Great thanks! I really need to get one of those...

Great thanks! I really need to get one of those service manuals and stop abusing you guys. thanks for all the help.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-08-2021, 09:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 322
Posted By truegearhead
Right, but typically these regulators are...

Right, but typically these regulators are installed after the rail to ensure they are maintaining rail pressure (unless Iím wrong). Do I have this backwards?
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-08-2021, 08:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 322
Posted By truegearhead
The fuel pressure regulator is installed on the...

The fuel pressure regulator is installed on the feed line on Porsches? How does that work? Now I'm really confused.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-08-2021, 06:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 322
Posted By truegearhead
Man I should have made this a poll!

Man I should have made this a poll!
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 04-07-2021, 03:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 322
Posted By truegearhead
Fuel supply and return which is which?

This is a bit of an embarrassing question that I could have answered myself if I still had the original engine in the car but does anyone know what is the fuel supply and what is the fuel return...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-27-2021, 05:35 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,756
Posted By truegearhead
We did check AFR during the dyno run, if I could...

We did check AFR during the dyno run, if I could find the damn graph the AFR readings are plotted on the same graph as the power curve. I was completely surprised by the addition HP, I was only...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-22-2021, 08:02 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 11,041
Posted By truegearhead
I have no idea... I can probably do some math and...

I have no idea... I can probably do some math and get close
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 03-22-2021, 07:56 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 11,041
Posted By truegearhead
Thanks for the kind words guys! That photo is...

Thanks for the kind words guys! That photo is actual of the engine oil cooler and the transmission cooler.
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