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Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 08-12-2020, 06:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 544
Posted By BYprodriver
There is no replacement for displacement !

There is no replacement for displacement !
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 08-10-2020, 12:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 491
Posted By BYprodriver
I believe Oil quality is the top priority. I use...

I believe Oil quality is the top priority. I use DT-40.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 08-10-2020, 07:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 491
Posted By BYprodriver
Very brief oil pressure drops on track, but I...

Very brief oil pressure drops on track, but I just drive to the track & run with my street tires.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 08-09-2020, 07:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 491
Posted By BYprodriver
I have the FVD pan, It comes with a X-51 style...

I have the FVD pan, It comes with a X-51 style metal baffle & doors. It's a quality part. I run DT-40 oil & don't have any issues
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 08-07-2020, 10:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 733
Posted By BYprodriver
I paid $500 + expenses to get to Jake's 1st...

I paid $500 + expenses to get to Jake's 1st engine rebuild class in 2009. I would think the new DVD's will have even better content info than what I got then, which was all I needed to rebuild my...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-03-2020, 10:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 894
Posted By BYprodriver
Meet the seller at a shop that has a wheel spin...

Meet the seller at a shop that has a wheel spin balancer & have them checked while spinning on the balancer. There should be no side to side or "hop"(up & down movement)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-03-2020, 10:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,122
Posted By BYprodriver
When I managed Porsche's new car fleet in 2003...

When I managed Porsche's new car fleet in 2003 they sent their cars to Class Auto Center in Long Beach right off 405 Cherry ave exit.
Forum: New Member Introductions 08-03-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 85
Posted By BYprodriver
How does this grab you ??

How does this grab you ??
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 08-01-2020, 10:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,882
Posted By BYprodriver
The water pump pieces can be so small that they...

The water pump pieces can be so small that they get stuck in the head coolant passages causeing a hot spot that can crack a head.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-31-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,334
Posted By BYprodriver
Exhaust & Intake improvement is 1st step. You...

Exhaust & Intake improvement is 1st step. You should go to a autocross race to get more comfortable cornering fast.
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 07-29-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 668
Posted By BYprodriver
I will sell the seats seperatly too.

I will sell the seats seperatly too.
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 07-29-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,694
Posted By BYprodriver
Bump up your power

Bump up your power
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-29-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,882
Posted By BYprodriver
Often when the water pump fails,some of the...

Often when the water pump fails,some of the ceramic pump vanes break & circulate thru the cooling system until they get stuck in a cylinder head passage. This leads to overheating, which can crack...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-28-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 184
Posted By BYprodriver
You will notice a difference doing that, I would...

You will notice a difference doing that, I would think someone would trade springs with you if you go that way. When I overhauled my suspension a couple years ago I retained the oe standard springs.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-28-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 221
Posted By BYprodriver
They will not, usually if there is a problem with...

They will not, usually if there is a problem with a coil pack you will get a misfire code.
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 07-26-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 313
Posted By BYprodriver
3.6 litre now. 99mm bore size

3.6 litre now. 99mm bore size
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-26-2020, 07:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By BYprodriver
Welcome to the forum, I would rather buy a car...

Welcome to the forum, I would rather buy a car that needs nothing cosmeticly, because I am going to upgrade the mechanicals anyway.
Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 07-26-2020, 07:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,184
Posted By BYprodriver
Hmm, my rebuilt engine is a 2001.

Hmm, my rebuilt engine is a 2001.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-24-2020, 07:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By BYprodriver
I would just drive it like that for a while and...

I would just drive it like that for a while and closely monitor tread wear. Lower air pressure to suit your preference for ride comfort &/or cornering gradually.

Having said that,I have known...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-19-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,264
Posted By BYprodriver
So you are still mad that I didn't buy a part...

So you are still mad that I didn't buy a part from you.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-19-2020, 06:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,264
Posted By BYprodriver
Yeah I am having trouble comprehending why...

Yeah I am having trouble comprehending why someone that knows more about Porsche engines than Jake Raby is giving him 1,000's of dollars to teach him. I only spent $500.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-18-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,264
Posted By BYprodriver
You should take a long look in the mirror while...

You should take a long look in the mirror while you say that, I read every word of the relevant posts!!!!!
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-18-2020, 12:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,264
Posted By BYprodriver
OBVIOUS to most people

OBVIOUS to most people
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-18-2020, 06:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 637
Posted By BYprodriver
And possibly perpetuate the whole cycle again.

And possibly perpetuate the whole cycle again.
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-17-2020, 07:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 208
Posted By BYprodriver
Welcome, in 2000 I had a job test driving new...

Welcome, in 2000 I had a job test driving new cars before they went to Magazines & celebritys. A new Boss I hated caused me to quit the only job I ever loved so 1st thing I did was buy a 2000 Boxster...
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