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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-09-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By RayW
987 6 speed gear shift knob removal

Anyone know if there is a trick to removing the shift knob on a 987? My 986 I know just pulled off with a little effort. The 987 just doesn't seem to move at all. Am I missing something, or just...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-09-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 549
Posted By RayW
I have run them on my 986. Loved them. Stuck like...

I have run them on my 986. Loved them. Stuck like glue, quiet as well. Good on road and track.....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-24-2019, 04:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 357
Posted By RayW
Detailing Advise please

So I purchased a Speed Yellow 987 in fall, just in time to put it up for winter.... Anyway the car is pristine, except for the Yellow seat belts. They are pretty dirty from years of sliding through...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-22-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 921
Posted By RayW
I personally couldn't give up the converible....

I personally couldn't give up the converible. That said, I had an oppertunity to take a Macon S onto the the track at the Autobahn CC here in IL. I was shocked how well it handled. Damn near as good...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 02-22-2019, 04:35 AM
Replies: 566
Views: 74,246
Posted By RayW
one of the guys on the Boxster group on Facebook...

one of the guys on the Boxster group on Facebook posted a link to your thread here. Read through the whole thing and am inspired to get the cover off mine if it ever warms up here. Love your wheels...
Forum: DIY Project Guides 02-07-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 938
Posted By RayW
Good time to check / change axle boots. Do you...

Good time to check / change axle boots. Do you need the IMS bearing tool?
Forum: Boxster and Cayman Parts for Sale or Wanted 02-07-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 25,813
Posted By RayW
Is the center consol for the manual available?

Is the center consol for the manual available?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-07-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,848
Posted By RayW
Just put mine back on a couple months ago, don't...

Just put mine back on a couple months ago, don't know if these will help......http://986forum.com/forums/uploads01/image1423340504.jpg

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Forum: New Member Introductions 02-07-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,273
Posted By RayW
Looks good. I'm a little jealous, saw a guy...

Looks good. I'm a little jealous, saw a guy driving today with the top down. Mine's in the garage under a cover, and the seats are down in the basement getting redone. Working on pulling the center...
Forum: DIY Project Guides 01-28-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,990
Posted By RayW
The "missing" trans bolt is not really missing....

The "missing" trans bolt is not really missing. It was omitted by the factory for reasons unknown. There are a ton of mentions of this on the forum. I was concerned as well until I researched it....
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 01-18-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 28,188
Posted By RayW
Tony, are you getting ride of your old rims? I...

Tony, are you getting ride of your old rims? I may have interest.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-10-2015, 04:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,153
Posted By RayW
Does anyone know how the plastic trim on the roll...

Does anyone know how the plastic trim on the roll bar comes off? I have the same issue with broken tabs and am thinking of an alternative mount or screen. Want to see if the attachment could be...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-06-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,224
Posted By RayW
Check out the LeatherWorld website. I think as...

Check out the LeatherWorld website. I think as long as it's a pretty clean tear it may be fixable. It's worth the $90 to try it. I'd then dye the entire seat, it helps blend it in. They use a backing...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-06-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,452
Posted By RayW
I've had several leather interior cars over the...

I've had several leather interior cars over the years, all colors and quality. The key is conditioning, the best leather will look like crap in a couple years if you don't maintain it, and conversely...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 01-05-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,643
Posted By RayW
I love to restore old cars, my wife had wanted a...

I love to restore old cars, my wife had wanted a light blue convertible since she was 16 and her dad wouldn't let her buy one from a neighbor. I ran across a 90 Mustang GT convert that needed paint...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-04-2015, 05:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,224
Posted By RayW
Welcome! You can easily do the black on your...

Welcome! You can easily do the black on your seats on your own. I just finished repairing and readying mine. The passenger seat had a cigarette burn in it when I bought the car. Order the dye kit...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-04-2015, 05:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,113
Posted By RayW
I have a similar issue, bought mine with an...

I have a similar issue, bought mine with an inoperative top, one of the rods was bent. I ordered all the new parts, rods and a couple plastic ends, and have several hours trying to "re- time and...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-02-2015, 04:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,751
Posted By RayW
Thanks guys, I knew there had to be something...

Thanks guys, I knew there had to be something simple I missed. Gotta love the forum.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-01-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,751
Posted By RayW
Seat wire harness removal

Looking for some help, I have a 1998 Boxster Base and I am trying to remove the front seats for some leather work over the winter. I got the bolts out in 2 minutes, but have been struggling with the...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 09-09-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 760
Posted By RayW
Thanks, first thing about this that made me...

Thanks, first thing about this that made me laugh:)
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 09-09-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 760
Posted By RayW
Thanks for the tips. I'm back at it tonight with...

Thanks for the tips. I'm back at it tonight with a stethoscope to see if I can at least locate the area the sound is coming from.....
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 09-08-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 760
Posted By RayW
Rotational chirp, not belt related??

So, I'm hoping this is a known issue with Boxsters. I bought mine with a chirping sound that I swore would have been the throw out bearing. I changed it, along with the clutch, pilot bearing, and the...
Forum: DIY Project Guides 08-21-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,792
Posted By RayW
I think I have your twin. I picked it up late...

I think I have your twin. I picked it up late last fall, I'm just finishing up the IMS and clutch R&R, Interior and Paint are next. I'm not a big fan of silver, I'm trying to figure out what other...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-20-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 915
Posted By RayW
Yep, if that's pressed I can see why you wouldn't...

Yep, if that's pressed I can see why you wouldn't want to use the set screws. Great advise, thanks.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 07-20-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 915
Posted By RayW
Thanks, I'm not always a fan of "shortcuts", but...

Thanks, I'm not always a fan of "shortcuts", but stabilizing the bearing end of the shaft made some sense. I'll try to find the LN instructions.
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