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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-08-2009, 06:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 919
Posted By larryshomework
I've driven the new Base - it's nice. Hard to...

I've driven the new Base - it's nice. Hard to tell if the power bump is really noticeable over the 08 version (which I ended up buying due to the deal). Thinks I like most are the interior changes...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-12-2008, 08:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,114
Posted By larryshomework
I defend the "amber"! I'm interested in any...

I defend the "amber"!

I'm interested in any reasonable iPod solution for a 987 (haven't seen many)

Agree with the early post about driving the car the way they were meant to be driven - i've...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-06-2008, 07:43 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,393
Posted By larryshomework
I didn't go with the group but just got back from...

I didn't go with the group but just got back from a football weekend in Knoxville.

I drove over to Blue Ridge GA. I took 68 up from the Georgia line - great road, light traffic (virtually none...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-01-2008, 07:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,644
Posted By larryshomework
Bi-xenon Retrofit for 987s?

I couldn't find a thread on this already so here goes. I know you can put the Litronics in a 986. Is there a similar option for 987s? I'm looking at an 05 without them but would consider upgrading...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-01-2008, 07:47 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 79,385
Posted By larryshomework
QK - I live in Birmingham so I drive 25...

QK - I live in Birmingham so I drive 25 frequently. There's a great section just south of Leeds well before you go up over the mountain. The hairpin on the top of the mountain is pretty fun and the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-05-2008, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 984
Posted By larryshomework
I have the Dynolicious product but it won't...

I have the Dynolicious product but it won't calibrate properly on my iPhone. :mad:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-05-2008, 04:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,055
Posted By larryshomework
I bought a low-mileage (20K) 2002 from a BMW...

I bought a low-mileage (20K) 2002 from a BMW dealer out of town. I had it sent to a Porsche Dealer for a PPI (which it passed).

I bought a 4year/50K mile extended (bumper to bumper) warranty from...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-29-2008, 12:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,950
Posted By larryshomework
Thanks for the update and congratulations! ...

Thanks for the update and congratulations!

10% is what I was thinking -- now I've got some thinking to do... :rolleyes:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-28-2008, 01:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,950
Posted By larryshomework
Ejmc, Please keep us updated if you get...

Ejmc,

Please keep us updated if you get discounts on a new RS60. I'm considering one (also the gray interior). I'm waiting until I'm serious before negotiating.
:cheers:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-14-2008, 07:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,416
Posted By larryshomework
Seal Gray and Amber for me.

Seal Gray and Amber for me.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-30-2008, 12:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 950
Posted By larryshomework
I was all about getting a Cayman S but wanted to...

I was all about getting a Cayman S but wanted to be sure so I tested a new 997 and new Boxster S.

In the end, I didn't like the feel of the 997 as much as I thought I would. The front end felt...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-30-2008, 12:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,156
Posted By larryshomework
I did the M Driving School a little over a year...

I did the M Driving School a little over a year ago and we spent about 1/2 the day in those cars. Lot's of fun. The only drawback I see is they are a bit cramped and dark inside. Love that big,...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-22-2008, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,421
Posted By larryshomework
987 Sport Steering Wheel Swap?

I've been looking at 987 S's and I really like the Sport Steering Wheel over the regular.

Does anybody know if it's possible to swap one - if so, how much approximately and can you by them from...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-03-2008, 11:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 963
Posted By larryshomework
Not sure if these would have much sound effect...

Not sure if these would have much sound effect but the RS 60 with the sport exhaust sounds amazing! For me, it is love at first start!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-03-2008, 07:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,880
Posted By larryshomework
I drove an RS last week at the dealer. Wow! ...

I drove an RS last week at the dealer.

Wow! what a glorious sound.

I'm not sure I could live with the red interior but a dealer about 150 miles away has one with the dark grey... :rolleyes:
...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-19-2008, 07:50 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,393
Posted By larryshomework
I just got back from the Dragon - I was in...

I just got back from the Dragon - I was in Knoxville visiting friends and did 2 separate days up there.

It's been over 20 years since I drove that road. I grew up in Knoxville and we used to go...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-04-2008, 05:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By larryshomework
Sorry it's Epiq not Epic. Here's the product...

Sorry it's Epiq not Epic.

Here's the product I purchased - works fine.

ipod aux cable (http://www.epiqautosport.com/pro_porsche_radio_ipod.php)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-04-2008, 05:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By larryshomework
I bought the aux cable hookup from Epic ( a site...

I bought the aux cable hookup from Epic ( a site sponsor). I can't find the link right now.

I think it comes with the radio keys.

Simple to install - except you have to physically put the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-03-2008, 06:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 942
Posted By larryshomework
One of the benefits of living in the South -...

One of the benefits of living in the South - there is no hibernation period :dance:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-03-2008, 06:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,904
Posted By larryshomework
Just my two cents on leasing. Putting money...

Just my two cents on leasing.

Putting money down to lower the payment (e.g. 3-4K) is risky. If you total the car, the insurance won't repay that down payment but gap insurance would cover you if...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-23-2008, 07:13 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,349
Posted By larryshomework
My two cents on Audi vs BMW questions. I've...

My two cents on Audi vs BMW questions.

I've owned 2 e30 3-series, 1 e36 3-series, 3 e46 3-series, 1 5 series from BMW. From Audi, I've owned 2 B5 A4's (1 avant) and 1 B6 A4 Avant.

None of the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-23-2008, 07:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,688
Posted By larryshomework
Owners manual --- PFFFFFT! :rolleyes:

Owners manual --- PFFFFFT! :rolleyes:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-22-2008, 10:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,688
Posted By larryshomework
I know it comes up pretty quickly as soon as you...

I know it comes up pretty quickly as soon as you hit the speed threshold - just wondering if the down response is as quick.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-22-2008, 10:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,548
Posted By larryshomework
I haven't owned a 911 enough to know the handling...

I haven't owned a 911 enough to know the handling differences but everyone always says they are harder to drive and don't handle as well.

I recently read a MotorTrend article that sought to find...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-22-2008, 10:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,688
Posted By larryshomework
When does the spoiler go down?

Dumb question but since I can't see the spoiler when driving, I'm wondering when it goes down. I know it generally comes up at speed but if you are city driving and it comes up but you slow down for...
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