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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-09-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 11,754
Posted By pidj
Yeah, I'm with you. Frankly, I bought my car for...

Yeah, I'm with you. Frankly, I bought my car for the way it looks, not despite, the way it looks.

But, to each their own :)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-07-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,911
Posted By pidj
Can you recommend which LED H7's you went with? ...

Can you recommend which LED H7's you went with? I ordered some for the driving lights, from 'the bay' and they eventually started to flash and shake ..... As I don't have Litronics, I'll have to...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-07-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,911
Posted By pidj
Sweet! Like a West Indian Taxicab!!

Sweet! Like a West Indian Taxicab!!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-27-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 409
Posted By pidj
Yeah, that's the strange thing - they don't...

Yeah, that's the strange thing - they don't appear damaged, just what the tire center found when balancing new tires. I brought the car up from Indiana and those roads are not great, so it makes...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-26-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 409
Posted By pidj
Turbo Twist Shimmy

It appears that a PO may have hit a pot hole real hard on the passenger side of my 2001 986S.
Since I've had the car, approaching 75mph results in a shake until moving up to a higher speed. When...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-15-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 561
Posted By pidj
Awesome! Thanks, I'll complete this!

Awesome! Thanks, I'll complete this!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-15-2018, 05:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 561
Posted By pidj
LOL!! Galveston, here I come!

LOL!! Galveston, here I come!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-15-2018, 05:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 561
Posted By pidj
Bonehead move of the day

Up here in Ontario we have a drive clean program to have the car smog tested before renewal tags are issued. I've had few problems with my S and it passed it's first test fine. Thinking I would be...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-08-2018, 04:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,384
Posted By pidj
Call the police. Hopefully they find this greasy...

Call the police. Hopefully they find this greasy hipster (now the majority of TO) and taze his ass. Big cities attract idiots. That's why this idiot moved out! Hope it gets resolved.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-01-2018, 04:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 815
Posted By pidj
Well, if it's a door panel screw, it's well...

Well, if it's a door panel screw, it's well concealed. I have rich shag carpeting on the bottom half of the door, around the speaker. I can't see where a screw would fit, much less where the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-01-2018, 04:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By pidj
That looks very interesting! I'd be curious to...

That looks very interesting! I'd be curious to see more details around the installation, though. I've never disassembled any upholstery before ....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 06-01-2018, 03:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 815
Posted By pidj
Lol!! I'll have a look at the vertical part near...

Lol!! I'll have a look at the vertical part near the jamb, RandallNeighbour
It's too small compared to the top latch screws etc. I did clean and reinstall my Lloyd's mats and they have a seat rail...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-29-2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,147
Posted By pidj
So, I wouldn't just be able to add 20mm spacers...

So, I wouldn't just be able to add 20mm spacers on the rear (to a stock 'S' setup)?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-29-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 815
Posted By pidj
Found in passenger footwell

I found this screw. Torx head and ~1/2 inch long ... can anyone identify it?http://986forum.com/forums/uploads02/IMG_44741527639598.jpg

Thanks in advance!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-26-2018, 06:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,940
Posted By pidj
People who can do body work: that's a true...

People who can do body work: that's a true talent!
Are you going to mod the interior too?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-25-2018, 06:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 999
Posted By pidj
Frankly, I was surprised that they were 11 years...

Frankly, I was surprised that they were 11 years old. I agree, that had I known that I would not have driven as fast as I have! I actually decided to go with Firestone Firehawk Indy 500's all...
Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 04-24-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,557
Posted By pidj
Haha! Perfect. After seeing this pic, that...

Haha! Perfect. After seeing this pic, that colour is definitely 'dead to me'!!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-24-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 999
Posted By pidj
Lol!!! :eek: I'm shuffling off to Buffalo -...

Lol!!! :eek:

I'm shuffling off to Buffalo - TireRack.com
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-24-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 999
Posted By pidj
Got it. Checked the side that was up against the...

Got it. Checked the side that was up against the garage wall :P .
They were manufactured in 2007. Stored them at regular pressure (needed to add some air to bring them back up ...)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-24-2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 999
Posted By pidj
I'm embarrassed to say that I'm unable to tell...

I'm embarrassed to say that I'm unable to tell how old the tires are. They're Yokohama's V-102S but there is no DOT stamp on them ... there is a C1543U -1 on the front and a C1563U -1 on the rear. ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-24-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 999
Posted By pidj
Not as much fun ....

So I completed my first winter storage and it fired up without issue! The engine sounds good ... but it ends there. The drive is not good. I don't remember it be like this. I noticed last year...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-22-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 27,214
Posted By pidj
Fantastic news on all fronts!! Great to hear...

Fantastic news on all fronts!! Great to hear you're still enjoying your Rabyized 986 and ,most importantly, your retirement. Keep us in the loop and the sun at your back:)

:cheers:
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-21-2018, 04:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 797
Posted By pidj
Well stated!!

Well stated!!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-19-2018, 06:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,711
Posted By pidj
That's CDN $ 25K USD is like 100,000 CDN (or...

That's CDN $ 25K USD is like 100,000 CDN (or some such crap conversion)

still, for 9-10 CDN he could secure a used boxster powertrain and pay someone 3-5K in labour to put it together .... a...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-12-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 809
Posted By pidj
The good people of Montreal generally feel the...

The good people of Montreal generally feel the same way. I say 'Come back when you have a car that'll run for 3 hours with only stops for tire changes ...
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