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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-26-2017, 11:01 AM
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Posted By Ebell914
As many others on here have also given story to,...

As many others on here have also given story to, my 45 minute, change 1 sensor turned into a 4 week miserable experience....just FYI....soak that puppy in penetrant and have a tap handy...M18 I...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-26-2017, 10:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,445
Posted By Ebell914
My 2000 S had 54k when I bought her in Jan...

My 2000 S had 54k when I bought her in Jan 2014...was a 2nd car until I killed my Soul in May. First 3 years, NOT as a DD - 20k miles....4 months as a DD: 126 miles....damn I need to find a job....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-27-2017, 03:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 725
Posted By Ebell914
Thanks guys!!! I am pretty sure this is original...

Thanks guys!!! I am pretty sure this is original coolant now that you say all this. The car is exceptionally original and in very well maintained condition, which is why I was so confused to see it...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-27-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 725
Posted By Ebell914
My Porsche had alien blood

I know these cars are out of this world! But my box had green blood in its veins! No really, I drained the coolant for a w/p change and the impeller was perfect, thank god, but the coolant was...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-27-2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,257
Posted By Ebell914
Thanks all for the support! I was HOA pres for 4...

Thanks all for the support! I was HOA pres for 4 years, until they brokered enough votes to vote me out! They said I was too lenient! LOL!!

So box is up and running! I bought an airlift knock...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-23-2017, 02:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,257
Posted By Ebell914
Ok everyone... sorry for such a late response on...

Ok everyone... sorry for such a late response on the outcome of this, but I feel I need to share the ordeal...or call Maury...

Found my stethoscope, and boy... all the pullies were chatty. I...
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 05-03-2017, 02:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,307
Posted By Ebell914
PM sent... I'll take em!

PM sent... I'll take em!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-05-2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,257
Posted By Ebell914
Well, M96 experience, no. But I have rebuilt...

Well, M96 experience, no. But I have rebuilt plenty of Type IV engines in my 914 days, including recovering a precious GA motor from a spun bearing (perhaps my source of the paranoia). I know the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-04-2017, 07:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,257
Posted By Ebell914
Huh. It is most prevalent on the lower passenger...

Huh. It is most prevalent on the lower passenger side of the motor. You are talking serpentine belt? It has had a kind of rubbing sound consistent with engine speed that has been getting louder. ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-04-2017, 05:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,257
Posted By Ebell914
Could this be the wretched knocking of the rod?

2000 S with 74k miles. Driven with spirit, not reckless abandon...last Blackstone was less than 3k ago and came back with great marks! Could the video at the link below really be rod knock? It was...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-15-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,780
Posted By Ebell914
Mine is a 2012...so many upgrades. Earlier ones...

Mine is a 2012...so many upgrades. Earlier ones had crappy interior that scratched easily. Those were mostly replaced by warranty (hmmmm sounds like a familiar statement around here ;o)). Mine is...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-15-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,924
Posted By Ebell914
BTW - welcome to the Forum and your car is...

BTW - welcome to the Forum and your car is absolutely beautiful!!!
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-15-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,924
Posted By Ebell914
I had a 1990 B package...put 300k pizza delivery...

I had a 1990 B package...put 300k pizza delivery miles over 10 years on that puppy back in the day. Replaced everything on it at least once, except for the actual transmission. We all fret about...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-14-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,464
Posted By Ebell914
NC... $25 for registration... $30 for...

NC... $25 for registration... $30 for personalized plate... And about $150 for property fee (based on car's value...property tax, really)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-14-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,664
Posted By Ebell914
How are those even legal??? LOL

How are those even legal??? LOL
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-14-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,780
Posted By Ebell914
2012 Kia Soul +....I love that thing... Great...

2012 Kia Soul +....I love that thing... Great mileage, low maintenance costs... Can fit anything in it...170hp, so plenty get up and go...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-10-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,033
Posted By Ebell914
Car and Driver May, 1986... Article about the...

Car and Driver May, 1986... Article about the 959. Nothing came close at the time! Funny how that car had so much we still only have as upgrades now....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-11-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,272
Posted By Ebell914
So you valet parked and then had a bunch of...

So you valet parked and then had a bunch of problems? Ever see Ferris Bueller's Day Off? :)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-10-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 857
Posted By Ebell914
http://986forum.com/forums/uploads01/Blackstone141...

http://986forum.com/forums/uploads01/Blackstone1415671278.jpg
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-10-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 857
Posted By Ebell914
First Blackstone Report

I got my first BlackStone, and it was a good prognosis. My car has an LNE bearing in it, done by the PO at a reputable shop (from what I can tell - Import Performance in Wilmington), but there was...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-03-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,174
Posted By Ebell914
I got my '00 S with 53k miles for $14,700 last...

I got my '00 S with 53k miles for $14,700 last winter....but that came with recent clutch and LNE IMS bearing....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-01-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,853
Posted By Ebell914
My car is ocean blue metallic...beautiful color! ...

My car is ocean blue metallic...beautiful color! If it is very clean, it looks greenish in the light...if it is a little dirty, it looks almost black..kind of like a mood ring to tell me when she is...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-31-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 889
Posted By Ebell914
Just got back from BRP... I love it up there. I...

Just got back from BRP... I love it up there. I am alwaysoomibg for a good drive up that way from Charlotte... Let me know if you guys go...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-29-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 889
Posted By Ebell914
I am in Charlotte...not too far up the road..... ...

I am in Charlotte...not too far up the road.....

BigJake - aren't you in that area?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-29-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,821
Posted By Ebell914
Well, if we are talking about age at Porsche...

Well, if we are talking about age at Porsche ownership... I was 15 when I got my first 914 for $550... I could not even drive it for another year back then... :)
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