Go Back   986 Forum - for Porsche Boxster & Cayman Owners > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 105
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Pinarelloman
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-23-2012, 12:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,734
Posted By Pinarelloman
What about put on a Bilstein suspension kit or KW...

What about put on a Bilstein suspension kit or KW V3.
I recently changed my ROW to KW and am very impressed. Better road feel, similar ride & better more controlled handling.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-22-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,932
Posted By Pinarelloman
This happened within two weeks of me buying mine,...

This happened within two weeks of me buying mine, I was more than a little worried. Mine also was hard to start.
After cleaning the throttle body all was well. Follow the instructions on Pedros...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 02-01-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,131
Posted By Pinarelloman
I think they can leave the bumper in place,...

I think they can leave the bumper in place, however access is a whole lot easier with it removed.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 01-31-2012, 09:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,163
Posted By Pinarelloman
Who did the work? Can we ask the cost??

Who did the work? Can we ask the cost??
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-31-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 883
Posted By Pinarelloman
Check that you have the latest version of the...

Check that you have the latest version of the coolant reservoir cap. The early ones are renowned for leaking.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-17-2012, 10:08 PM
Replies: 428
Views: 53,427
Posted By Pinarelloman
49 Mid life crisis iminent. Load Control...

49 Mid life crisis iminent.
Load Control officer, Weight and Balance instructor Qantas airways Australia.

2001 Boxster S.
Love the car. Wanted a Porsche since I pulled engines on type 1 VW...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-04-2011, 08:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,265
Posted By Pinarelloman
OK. As we I am not from the USA, but get there...

OK. As we I am not from the USA, but get there about once every two years, where is the TOD.
Thanks.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-26-2011, 09:58 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 15,624
Posted By Pinarelloman
You know, I have been a Porsche fan since day 1...

You know, I have been a Porsche fan since day 1 when I began spannering changing engines & gearboxes in VW type 1 Beetles. Buying 2 crap cars to make 1 good one.During that time we (dad & I)always...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-13-2011, 09:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,378
Posted By Pinarelloman
Guys, I will be holidaying next week and...

Guys,
I will be holidaying next week and travelling around the USA. What is the weather forecast for Denver up through the Black Hills to Rapid City and then across to Chicago & Ontario from Sunday...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-03-2011, 10:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 805
Posted By Pinarelloman
Smile Steve, I will be in the USA for a month from...

Steve,
I will be in the USA for a month from 16Oct.
Will be shopping at Pelican Parts on 7Nov and buying one extra item would not be a problem, I can post to you when I return.
Let me know....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-14-2011, 11:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,066
Posted By Pinarelloman
Help with shopping list

Hi guys,
I need a few suggestions for my shopping list.
My Box is up to 70,000km and I will be on holiday in the USA in October.

I am looking at what I may need to replace for preventative...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-12-2011, 06:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,094
Posted By Pinarelloman
Thanks for all the replies. I missed out! They...

Thanks for all the replies.
I missed out! They were sold yesterday afternoon.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-12-2011, 03:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,094
Posted By Pinarelloman
Thanks for the reply. No problem with fit, I am...

Thanks for the reply. No problem with fit, I am 75kg (165lb).
Parking attendants don't touch my car and the Mrs is 50kg so no problem for her.
I have a Durametric, so air bag warning light is taken...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-12-2011, 11:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,852
Posted By Pinarelloman
It could be a few things, but first guess would...

It could be a few things, but first guess would be the AOS (air oil separator). A quick check to tell if it is this is to start the engine and then remove the oil filler cap. If there is a strong...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-12-2011, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,094
Posted By Pinarelloman
Yes, we Aussies drive on the other side of the...

Yes, we Aussies drive on the other side of the road to you guys.

Perfect Lap, I see you have the same seats. Are they more comfortable on long drives than standard seats? Also, any wiring...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-12-2011, 09:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,094
Posted By Pinarelloman
Here is a link to the seats. ...

Here is a link to the seats.

http://cgi.ebay.com.au/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=260833274524

They are the genuine Porsche seats and for sale for $1200AUD.
...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-11-2011, 10:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,094
Posted By Pinarelloman
996 seats in 986?

I have been offered a pair of Recaro pole position seats out of a 996 Turbo.
Does anyone know if they are a direct bolt in replacement? I have not looked at them yet, but they have apparently been...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-16-2011, 09:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,528
Posted By Pinarelloman
I believe you can only adjust rebound on PSS9's....

I believe you can only adjust rebound on PSS9's. The PSS10 which are not available for Boxsters are adjustable for both.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-16-2011, 12:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,528
Posted By Pinarelloman
Bilstein PSS9 or KW suspension

The time has come to upgrade my suspension. I will be in the USA in October and looking to buy either a PSS9 or KW version 2/3.
Does anyone have any recommendation, one way or the other?
I am...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-26-2011, 01:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 979
Posted By Pinarelloman
I tried 986 wheels on my S. They did not fit on...

I tried 986 wheels on my S. They did not fit on the front due to the larger red brake caliper. I did not try the rears and would not use spacers due to insurance issues here in Aussie.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-26-2011, 12:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,967
Posted By Pinarelloman
http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y169/FeralDave100...

http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y169/FeralDave100s/Porsche/IMG_6113.jpg
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-15-2011, 10:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,100
Posted By Pinarelloman
I used a long bolt with a large washer and nut....

I used a long bolt with a large washer and nut. Insert the bolt the plug tube until the washer slips through and comes in contact with the inner lip near the spark plug. You are then able to use a...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-07-2011, 12:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,481
Posted By Pinarelloman
I am surprised you did not hear the axle clunking...

I am surprised you did not hear the axle clunking prior to falling out.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-02-2011, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,389
Posted By Pinarelloman
The engine mount is an easy do it yourself job....

The engine mount is an easy do it yourself job. Plenty of how to guides on this site, or on Pelican Parts....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-02-2011, 04:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,326
Posted By Pinarelloman
Congratulations on the purchase! Welcome to the...

Congratulations on the purchase!
Welcome to the forum and the wealth of information on here.
If you are a hands on type of owner, get yourself the Bentley guide for Boxsters & Wayne from Pelican...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 105

 
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 02:03 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page