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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-30-2020, 05:52 PM
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Did your primary physician or cardiologist order...

Did your primary physician or cardiologist order a doppler test of your arteries? my father suffered a stroke and was unlucky to be taken to a second rate hospital. After discharge and nearly a month...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-29-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,546
Posted By Perfectlap
Thank you for your combat service. p.s. ...

Thank you for your combat service.

p.s.
An excellent really outstanding presentation of the facts
regarding COVID-19 from one of South Korea's top doctors.
Bottomline.. this ain't over by a...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,546
Posted By Perfectlap
One of my best friends who is an ardent stable...

One of my best friends who is an ardent stable genius (his words not mine) supporter has been arguing with me that this will not end up being a high death count or high ventilator use situation. I...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2020, 07:08 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,546
Posted By Perfectlap
sorry didnt mean to be rude like Dr. Trump. I...

sorry didnt mean to be rude like Dr. Trump. I have barely driven the car these last two years. It's only a weekend car and my parents health crisis pretty much means I'm on a plane right after work...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2020, 01:48 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,546
Posted By Perfectlap
I get that insulting others is his insecurity...

I get that insulting others is his insecurity coping mechanism. But at a time like this you think he would pivot to Reagan Mode (the way you win all the states of your opposition party but one)....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2020, 09:51 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,546
Posted By Perfectlap
yes hopefully if we all make it out of this we'll...

yes hopefully if we all make it out of this we'll re-evaluate our unearned worship of the self-proclaimed rich and famous (as well as the "rich for being famous"). Let's worship those who speak with...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,546
Posted By Perfectlap
Yes the Boxster S continues to be my only car...

Yes the Boxster S continues to be my only car since 2004. From 9k miles to 110k as of this morning.

As for your other comment I don't need the respect of ultra die hard supporters of any...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2020, 08:07 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,546
Posted By Perfectlap
Maytag, interesting that you hold yourself up to...

Maytag, interesting that you hold yourself up to a much higher standard of civility than the politician actually elected to do the job. Like him or hate him he's showing us exactly what he is and...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2020, 06:56 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,546
Posted By Perfectlap
Thanks. I intentionally made it very long to...

Thanks. I intentionally made it very long to discourage the possibility that any ultra die hard Trump supporters might read it. Although to their credit they generally will read something longer than...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-26-2020, 05:51 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,546
Posted By Perfectlap
well here's the view from a NYC worker who lives...

well here's the view from a NYC worker who lives in NJ. Both my folks are battling cancer and a list of other illnesses too long to list. They live in Florida and I fly back and forth several times a...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-30-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,152
Posted By Perfectlap
I think the 996 4S is the best looking 911 ever. ...

I think the 996 4S is the best looking 911 ever.
This is sacrilege but I've never been a fan of VW head lights on a Porsche. It seemed like the Turbo headlights was a step forward just like modern...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-30-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 955
Posted By Perfectlap
You got a deal. I wouldn't drive them on rough...

You got a deal. I wouldn't drive them on rough roads though the extra weight is more punishment on your suspension and wheel bearings which can cost more than the car to replace. I have those same...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-26-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 354
Posted By Perfectlap
This worked. You guys should lubricate the seals...

This worked. You guys should lubricate the seals in the windows with silicone spray with teflon. It will say on the can if it's suitable for window seals.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-26-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 354
Posted By Perfectlap
The question is how do you determine which of the...

The question is how do you determine which of the micros switches is dead or if it's the window regulator?
I was hoping that maybe someone had their window stuck in this position could shed some...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-24-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 354
Posted By Perfectlap
Dead window, door won't close

Greetings.
After a very long time away from my car I finally picked it up from my mechanic last week. Fyi, the battery had to be replaced among a very long list of things. The passenger side window...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 09-04-2017, 11:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 807
Posted By Perfectlap
I think it's a buyiny opportunity simply because...

I think it's a buyiny opportunity simply because the car fax itself is inconclusive yet it reduces the total number of buyers. I had two incidents where the car was not moving. The first was in a gas...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-23-2017, 04:30 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,567
Posted By Perfectlap
I will just add this, all bearings need to be...

I will just add this, all bearings need to be replaced at some interval, even dual row. There is no such thing as a lifetime bearing doing the heavy lifting of this particular application.
Forum: Boxster & Cayman Detailing Discussion 07-23-2017, 04:20 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,280
Posted By Perfectlap
You are absolutely correct water beads are a...

You are absolutely correct water beads are a problem but the pluses far outweigh that downside which is mitigated during your seasonal polishing. I'm not familiar enough non-beading waxes to say...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-20-2017, 10:39 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,567
Posted By Perfectlap
After 14 years of owning this car most of that...

After 14 years of owning this car most of that time being on this forum it's my opinion that all mileage is not equal when it comes to this issue. If the miles were from daily driving where...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-13-2017, 09:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,316
Posted By Perfectlap
Well if your going full boat I think you might be...

Well if your going full boat I think you might be interested at some point in swapping the mesh factory wheels with a nice set of BBS mesh wheels with the sportier gun metal finish to compliment the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-13-2017, 08:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 782
Posted By Perfectlap
Take your Boxster S to your local track. You will...

Take your Boxster S to your local track. You will not think it underpowered after that day. That's true even with the 2.5 Boxster. These cars have more than enough power to put you up a tree if you...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-13-2017, 08:40 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,940
Posted By Perfectlap
I like it. Why not try something different. But...

I like it. Why not try something different. But I'm not sure about roadster with a whale tail. Seems very 1980's Miami Vice.
Might be better on a Coxster.

My old boss heard an older co-worker...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-21-2017, 08:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 438
Posted By Perfectlap
Squeaky Steering Wheel

Is this a DIY job you've addressed recently?

The ball joint toad croaking emerged on my latest set of control arms. I hit a pot hole and heard a thud. I cut into the rubber boot thing and sprayed...
Forum: Boxster & Cayman Detailing Discussion 06-21-2017, 08:35 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,280
Posted By Perfectlap
A brand new right out of the bag microfiber...

A brand new right out of the bag microfiber towel?
Indeed it will not swirl the clear coat.

The problem is that those prickly hooks are extremely stubborn at releasing what they pick up once...
Forum: Boxster & Cayman Detailing Discussion 06-19-2017, 06:28 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,280
Posted By Perfectlap
Clay bar, and a decent swirl remover will make...

Clay bar, and a decent swirl remover will make any polish and wax like Turtle Wax from Wal-Mart look nearly identical to any overpriced boutique brand multi step product line.
The only caveat is...
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