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Forum: New Member Introductions 09-15-2020, 06:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 82
Posted By Rickvd
Welcome to the group. Have fun driving your new...

Welcome to the group. Have fun driving your new Boxster.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-14-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 266
Posted By Rickvd
My understanding is that this is normal.

My understanding is that this is normal.
Forum: Video Center 08-31-2020, 06:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By Rickvd
Thanks for posting. Rick CWO3, USN Retired.

Thanks for posting. Rick CWO3, USN Retired.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-29-2020, 08:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 709
Posted By Rickvd
I bought an 04s automatic with 29k miles on it...

I bought an 04s automatic with 29k miles on it with an unknown maintenance history. In 3 years of ownership currently at 42k miles. I have did the 60k maintenance at 30k miles. Replaced the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-04-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 175
Posted By Rickvd
I bought my 04S in 2018 with just under 30k miles...

I bought my 04S in 2018 with just under 30k miles but 14 years old. Abt 6 months after purchase I received two triptronic codes and had the tranny fluid and filter changed. No issues since then. Rick
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-29-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 269
Posted By Rickvd
Check the oil filter housing. I had an Indy shop...

Check the oil filter housing. I had an Indy shop do an oil change and soon after developed an oil leak at the filter housing. Last week did an oil change replaced the o ring seal and no more leak.
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-25-2020, 08:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 123
Posted By Rickvd
Welcome to the forum. Lots of helpful folks and a...

Welcome to the forum. Lots of helpful folks and a goos source of info. - Rick
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-25-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 313
Posted By Rickvd
Sounds great, I have the same feeling when I put...

Sounds great, I have the same feeling when I put mine away for winter. Just canít wait for the first few warm days of spring. Heck thatís what seat heaters and the cabin heater are for. Enjoy - Rick
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-18-2020, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 277
Posted By Rickvd
Thank you very informative. Rick

Thank you very informative. Rick
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-15-2020, 06:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By Rickvd
Congrats I have a 04S myself going on my third...

Congrats I have a 04S myself going on my third year of ownership. Enjoy. Rick
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-15-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 114
Posted By Rickvd
Welcome and enjoy. Post a pic of your new car...

Welcome and enjoy. Post a pic of your new car once you get a chance. Rick
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-05-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By Rickvd
Congrats Rachel. I have an 04S that I purchased...

Congrats Rachel. I have an 04S that I purchased in 2018. Going on my 3rd year now and have had a lot of fun. Enjoy your new ride. Rick
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-28-2020, 05:38 AM
Replies: 5,965
Views: 629,454
Posted By Rickvd
Thanks for posting. On investigation we have one...

Thanks for posting. On investigation we have one of the franchises in my town. Have to check this out for my sears as well. Rick.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-27-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 909
Posted By Rickvd
I had the same issue when I purchased my car. One...

I had the same issue when I purchased my car. One key fob worked, one did not. I ended up going to the dealer to have a new key fob paired with the car. Rick
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-27-2020, 08:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By Rickvd
Enjoy - I have had my 04 S since March of 18, so...

Enjoy - I have had my 04 S since March of 18, so this is my third summer - the fun doesn't fade! Have fun and enjoy - Rick
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-27-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 5,965
Views: 629,454
Posted By Rickvd
Yesterday picked up the car from spring/summer...

Yesterday picked up the car from spring/summer inspection. As I suspected from a few dribbles on the driveway the waterpump was headed south. So had the indy shop replace pump, thermostat. Then...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-27-2020, 07:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 277
Posted By Rickvd
PCCM plus

Just saw the availability of the PCCM plus for the 986. Anyone seen this in person or have it installed yet? Rick
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-20-2020, 06:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 478
Posted By Rickvd
Sounds reasonable to me. Let us know how it goes...

Sounds reasonable to me. Let us know how it goes & thanks. Rick
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-14-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,166
Posted By Rickvd
I watched a Wheeler Dealer episode this evening...

I watched a Wheeler Dealer episode this evening that featured a Boxster S. In this episode they pulled the seats recovered the insert and it did look like they painted the seats. No experience with...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-10-2020, 07:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 686
Posted By Rickvd
My experience may be atypical but I purchased an...

My experience may be atypical but I purchased an 04S with 29k miles 2 years ago from our local Porsche dealer. Since then I got new tires, did the 60K service at 30K since the car came with no...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-03-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 676
Posted By Rickvd
The article is here Good Vibrations...

The article is here Good Vibrations (http://pedrosgarage.com/Site_5/Good_Vibrations.html)
Interesting reading. Rick
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-03-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 676
Posted By Rickvd
When you graph the cam deviations if they are...

When you graph the cam deviations if they are jumping around that is an issue. I have a copy of an article from a vibration analyst I can send if you are interested.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-03-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By Rickvd
I have an 04S with Amp but not the CD changer. I...

I have an 04S with Amp but not the CD changer. I can send some pics tomorrow if you would like.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 05-02-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 676
Posted By Rickvd
No problem. Mine has the original ims and I am...

No problem. Mine has the original ims and I am monitoring the cam deviations as an indicator of ims health so just curious. Still interested in you evaluation of the old ims when you get it out. Have...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-01-2020, 06:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 955
Posted By Rickvd
Question. In instances like this where the...

Question. In instances like this where the insurance looks to total the car and you negotiate a buyout do you have to be wary of a salvage title? Or not? I donít know just asking for my own...
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