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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-05-2021, 08:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 606
Posted By Burg Boxster
Know that in some cases these things just plain...

Know that in some cases these things just plain die in time...

My C-Tek 3600, referenced above, finally bit dust after 15 years. Connected to one of the vehicles and started charge cycle. Next...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-28-2021, 12:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 440
Posted By Burg Boxster
Sory but it won't... the H2O is inside the block...

Sory but it won't... the H2O is inside the block and slowly seeping out b/c it has nowhere else to go. Anything in that garage will get moldy.

Best bet is to park in street... or if insistent on...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-02-2021, 04:25 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,060
Posted By Burg Boxster
Maybe I'm mistaken but is this the meaning for...

Maybe I'm mistaken but is this the meaning for the adage "marry a woman with small hands"?

Good luck ;)

PS - peanut butter
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-30-2021, 08:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 416
Posted By Burg Boxster
Meh, Land Rover forums are full of v polite...

Meh, Land Rover forums are full of v polite English people. Us krautheads on other hand enjoy takin' ya to the mat on oil every. single. time.

Enjoy your new to you Boxster and good luck w its...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-29-2021, 01:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 416
Posted By Burg Boxster
http://i395.photobucket.com/albums/pp39/darthramza...

http://i395.photobucket.com/albums/pp39/darthramza/Foghorn-Leghorn-Thats-a-joke-son-You-missed-it-Flew-right-by-ya.jpg

Absolutely knew what he meant...

Tried adding levity to keep thread from...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-29-2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 416
Posted By Burg Boxster
@Frodo - Had OP written "first time I'm changing...

@Frodo - Had OP written "first time I'm changing oil in my 2001 Boxster" I would wholeheartedly agree. But he did not. Poor Boxster 21 years old and only now getting first oil change





;)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-28-2021, 09:42 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,060
Posted By Burg Boxster
suggestions... Lose the glue traps... have...

suggestions...

Lose the glue traps... have seen happen and a PITA when they do rip limbs and/or their skin off. So stick w good old snaps.

Now:

if possible in your carport, leave windows...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2021, 08:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 416
Posted By Burg Boxster
Yep, and gosh never thought I'd say this but... ...

Yep, and gosh never thought I'd say this but... I'm w Starter... :D

you're better off at this point not disturbing the 21+ year old oil and should just leave original stuff in there. I mean...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2021, 08:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 443
Posted By Burg Boxster
Johnny, me thinks we got "dismissed" from same...

Johnny, me thinks we got "dismissed" from same grade school many years (decades) apart :D:D:D

Good luck w ur lock wheel bolt removal. When ready I have 20+ std ones I can sell u cheap + shipping...
Forum: Boxster & Cayman Detailing Discussion 03-22-2021, 02:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 410
Posted By Burg Boxster
agree - xpel great stuff. The biggest thing w...

agree - xpel great stuff. The biggest thing w PPF is buying a good installer is as much and even more important than the quality of material. With bumper already off they can easily wrap the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-18-2021, 02:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 472
Posted By Burg Boxster
per photos I see from wikipedia from 1st gen 996...

per photos I see from wikipedia from 1st gen 996 GT3's it definitely looks a little bent. Might straighten out once all securing screw are in place. Or maybe stuff something in there to wedge apart...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-28-2021, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 327
Posted By Burg Boxster
Sorry, no idea and could be any brand. On the...

Sorry, no idea and could be any brand. On the assumption they bought it after the car was made in 2000, it's more likely a maintainer not a tender-izer. As such, my thought is sumtin' is better than...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-11-2021, 12:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 698
Posted By Burg Boxster
will be easy fine tow but FYI: u-haul has,...

will be easy fine tow but FYI:

u-haul has, since last checked years ago, strict limits on alum body
F-150s (2015+) regardless actual tow rating and different than their std
limits.

You should...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-11-2020, 11:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By Burg Boxster
Been a number of years but if I recall correctly...

Been a number of years but if I recall correctly it's best/easiest to attach hinge w/ spring to body first. Then attach cover second by sliding down onto new hinge...

Good luck :)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-08-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 1,222
Views: 129,689
Posted By Burg Boxster
A little irony, at least to me... This is...

A little irony, at least to me...

This is being 'debated' on a Porsche forum whereas the phrase/quote originated from one of the most notable and largest (private) collectors of Porsches.
...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-12-2020, 08:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 481
Posted By Burg Boxster
My 997 C2S Cab had the CF interior package and...

My 997 C2S Cab had the CF interior package and sun wreaked havoc on parts wherever they were narrow or w/ complex curves. For instance, the ashtray was replaced 2x under warranty b/c cover edges...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-27-2020, 08:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 426
Posted By Burg Boxster
^ this (can also just create a little jumper...

^ this (can also just create a little jumper wire to test once you unplug if you want have there...)

Good luck :)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-13-2020, 06:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By Burg Boxster
you can find suitable replacements at a local...

you can find suitable replacements at a local hardware store (like ACE, TrueValue or DIB) in their MRO open stock bins.

Good luck :)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-04-2020, 09:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 606
Posted By Burg Boxster
check fuse in plug tip... if "brains" appear to...

check fuse in plug tip... if "brains" appear to be working working and you confirmed power at plug, this likely is your culprit.

FYI, they always suggest "plugging" in car first and then...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-17-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 403
Posted By Burg Boxster
Yes both issues seem to be wiring related... ...

Yes both issues seem to be wiring related...

whine is typically known/caused by a ground loop (different grounds for various components i.e. head unit, amp, cd player, etc.)

cut outs can be...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-01-2020, 05:59 AM
Replies: 6,277
Views: 753,632
Posted By Burg Boxster
My wife and her sisters gonna be thrilled to find...

My wife and her sisters gonna be thrilled to find their long lost one is alive and apparently married to Starter :D

:cheers:
Forum: Video Center 08-10-2020, 11:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 396
Posted By Burg Boxster
[ahem] Rockford Turn to those of us w/ sufficient...

[ahem] Rockford Turn to those of us w/ sufficient chronological qualifications :D
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-23-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,095
Posted By Burg Boxster
Here you go:

Here you go:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-15-2020, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 642
Posted By Burg Boxster
Very interesting. Don't they just replace your...

Very interesting. Don't they just replace your valve stem covers? (yeah, prolly a bit heavy).

Anywho, haven't tried but do look forward to your review. Would be a great mod for my enclosed car...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-20-2020, 06:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By Burg Boxster
Go to tire rack.com (eliminate space) and search...

Go to tire rack.com (eliminate space) and search to fit your vehicle. Read some reviews (there will be plenty for Boxster's...) and choose from there. Then either order and have shipped to one of...
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