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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-30-2015, 06:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 925
Posted By dmairspotter
"Front Control Unit" issues?

A friend with a 2005 Box has a bunch of error codes/dash indications after buffing his headlight lenses. A quick web search shows that buffing/waxing can cause problems with the "front control unit"....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-04-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,517
Posted By dmairspotter
I paid $606 at my indy shop in 2013. $100 - parts...

I paid $606 at my indy shop in 2013. $100 - parts rest labor
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-05-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,094
Posted By dmairspotter
Thanks for all the input. I only take it out in...

Thanks for all the input. I only take it out in winter on dry road days once a month or so. Just to roll the running gear and get the oil up to temp.

95% of my driving is summer, and only wet if...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-04-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,094
Posted By dmairspotter
Need new street tires for the Box

I know this gets flogged to death here, but...

I need a need set of street tires for the 2003 S

No track, no auto-x, relatively sedate street driving only.

I'd like decent dry AND wet...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-23-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,691
Posted By dmairspotter
04S gives you glass rear window and 6 speed - not...

04S gives you glass rear window and 6 speed - not sure if the 02S is 6 or 5, but I know it has plastic window. I would go 4 the 04S unless you really like the colors on the 02S better.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-12-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,043
Posted By dmairspotter
2003S also has the 6 speed - not sure when that...

2003S also has the 6 speed - not sure when that came in -too lazy to look it up
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-11-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,043
Posted By dmairspotter
2003 has glass rear window

2003 has glass rear window
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-10-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 962
Posted By dmairspotter
I want to see a picture of the distressed Swede...

I want to see a picture of the distressed Swede and does she come with the car?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-05-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,576
Posted By dmairspotter
Nice story and pics! Thanks for sharing with a...

Nice story and pics! Thanks for sharing with a garage bound guy in the snowy NE
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-04-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 849
Posted By dmairspotter
My car has been in the garage in Maine all...

My car has been in the garage in Maine all winter. I start it up about every 2-3 weeks. No battery maintainer, and as far as I know it's the original battery.

When I do start the car, I make sure...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-01-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,632
Posted By dmairspotter
Your price range will reach a Boxster S with a...

Your price range will reach a Boxster S with a glass rear window easily. I got my o3S with 21k miles on it 2 years ago for 21K dollars. There are interior room differences between the 986 and 987...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-26-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,956
Posted By dmairspotter
Awesome! Congrats

Awesome!

Congrats
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-23-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,237
Posted By dmairspotter
I have the GT3 console (6'2+ size 13) in my 03S....

I have the GT3 console (6'2+ size 13) in my 03S. It lets me move my right knee further to the right which equates to substantially more legroom and foot mobility. I don't heel and toe in the P-car...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-07-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,019
Posted By dmairspotter
Man to wife: Remember when we first got married?...

Man to wife: Remember when we first got married? We lived in a cheap apartment, drove a junk car and had no money in the bank but I got to sleep with at 23 year old hot chick. Now we have a $500,000...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-21-2013, 04:59 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,135
Posted By dmairspotter
LN IMSB RMS Clutch Water Pump Rear wheel...

LN IMSB
RMS
Clutch
Water Pump
Rear wheel bearing
Motor Mount
Regular Service

about $6k IIRC, I really don't want to add it up again, I might just sell the damned thing, since I won't get to...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-08-2013, 01:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,586
Posted By dmairspotter
I'm sorta wondering too!?!?!

I'm sorta wondering too!?!?!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-21-2013, 06:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 676
Posted By dmairspotter
Are you looking for group drives or TSD type...

Are you looking for group drives or TSD type events? SCCA (Sports Car Club of America) has TSD rallies all over the country

The Sports Car Club of America - Rally (http://www.scca.com/rally/)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-14-2013, 05:22 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,485
Posted By dmairspotter
Look forward to your review. I think GM has...

Look forward to your review. I think GM has really hit the mark with this one.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-13-2013, 04:36 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 27,940
Posted By dmairspotter
Timco-that is one glamorous lifestyle you have...

Timco-that is one glamorous lifestyle you have there! :)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-11-2013, 04:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 951
Posted By dmairspotter
Tim - Great post. Thanks for sharing.

Tim - Great post. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-05-2013, 05:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By dmairspotter
My rear wheel bearing was all noise, no...

My rear wheel bearing was all noise, no vibration. I'm guessing CV.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-03-2013, 02:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 939
Posted By dmairspotter
I have a friend who has one. He drove them all...

I have a friend who has one. He drove them all and settled on the 6 cyl (I think the 4S). He could have afforded any of them but liked the 6 best. I had a chance to ride with him on a few laps at New...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-28-2013, 05:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,288
Posted By dmairspotter
more pics and a bearing report! Thanks for...

more pics and a bearing report! Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-27-2013, 06:02 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 37,924
Posted By dmairspotter
Very nice! They look very professional! Thanks...

Very nice! They look very professional! Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-23-2013, 10:50 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,898
Posted By dmairspotter
Like I said, I am not concerned about what the...

Like I said, I am not concerned about what the voices in other peoples heads are saying about me or my car. I am equally sure the the guys in H1's are totally unconcerned about the voice in my head. ...
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