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  1. Window Sticker Interest Poll - Please Respond!

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    Ok I have found a place to make window stickers and I either need to buy 100, 250 or 500, buying 500 is the most economical in terms of cost per unit, but given the overall costs I'm not going to be able to send these out to people free of charge. In other words what I will need for members to...
  2. ODB Foibles

    981 Cayman and Boxster Electronics
    This might be the classic example of a little bit of knowledge being a dangerous thing except I don't think my knowledge amounts to even a little. I picked up one of those wireless ODB port readers as I found one on sale so cheap it was kind of a no brainer. I bought it with the intention of...
  3. Rear brake pads 987.2

    987 Cayman and Boxster Problems and Complaints
    I am replacing Textar (stock) rear brake pads in my 987.2 for Fedoro's. The sensor seems "hard wired" into the friction material. I can't just unplug it easily like the front pads. There was a small plastic hub that I pulled on to attempt removal of the sensor with, but it ended up coming...
  4. More than 400 Porsches sit idle with PCM Shortage!

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    http://www.planet-9.com/gallery/files/3/pcm40no.jpgAtlanta More than 400 new Porsches are not in the hands of their new owners but rather sitting idle waiting for a missing part, and the number continues to grow. The part in question is the new Porsche Communications Management (PCM) 4.0 that...
  5. Question about SS Brake line fitment

    987 Cayman and Boxster Chat
    I was getting ready to install these SS brake lines on my '08 Boxster S. I noticed that two of the cables have one end that is different from the others. On the car, all the ends are the same. Do I have the wrong set, or do the "odd" ends have a purpose? The top one in the picture below is...
  6. 2013 Cayenne GTS shopping

    Cayenne and Macan Chat
    I have a buddy looking specifically for a 2013 Cayenne GTS preferably in red, blue or some other "non boring" color as he put it. I looked on Cars.com and found a few carmine red ones, a few blues, a peridot and a couple of umber ones. Prices seem to range from high 60's to mid 50's...
  7. Oil Suction Tube Broken!! Helicoil? NEED HELP!

    987 Cayman and Boxster Chat
    Hello everybody, I am currently installing a Mantis Deep Sump kit on my CS and as I was tightening the oil suction tube down, I didn't tighten it a lot I used a torque wrench set at 7.5 ft lb, the thread for the hole snapped on the edge. To me it looks like. Helicoil insert in it but I can't be...
  8. Taller Center Console and Arm Rest by Exclusive Option

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    http://www.planet-9.com/gallery/files/3/centerconsolenews.jpgSometimes you see something you like only to have it taken away. Other times you just want to achieve some sort of balance between a bunch of different parts, to combine them into a harmonious whole. Whatever the ultimate reason...
  9. One off Cayman GT4...SPONSORS?

    981 Cayman GT4 Chat
    Plan on looking into this further...but I wanted to know what would your thoughts be on a One off RS inspired body kit (Hood,Fender, Rear Quarter Panel, Wing, Wheels) Would most likely be done in Carbon Fiber Anyone know of one? Anyone want to sponsor me and get it made? Vorsteiner?
  10. 991 GT3, 981 GT4 comparison

    981 Cayman GT4 Chat
    For those who might be interested in reading a short review of driving these two cars back to back, there's one in the PCA Roadrunner region magazine, Ramblings. http://www.rrrpca.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/July-2016-Ramblings-.pdf It's on page 16.
  11. GT4 AWE Tuning Foiler Install Article

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    http://www.planet-9.com/gallery/files/3/img_7384_400.jpg As far as modifications go, this one surely has to be one of the easiest to accomplish. I was left with so much extra time on my hands that I decided to shoot some video as well. The process was so short that while I took a picture of...
  12. GT4 Center Console Correction

    981 Cayman GT4 Chat
    Finally got around to correcting the GT4 center console to be like the one they showed on the press car back at unveiling and then took away by production time. Enjoy! The install article can now be found here...
  13. Tire choices

    Porsche Tires & Wheels
    What are the recommendations from members about which tires to purchase for a 991.2 base. It is impossible to get a tire to meet all needs like wear, traction, and noise. Is there one that should be considered to be a good all around tire. One of my main needs would be one to keep road noise...
  14. XPEL Ultimate Film Install Article

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    http://www.planet-9.com/gallery/files/3/img_7297a.jpg I would like to thank our sponsor XPEL for helping to make this article possible. I would also like to thank Chicago Auto Pros who did the installation work shown in these photos. As many of you may know, I've had some form of clear bra on...
  15. Graphite Blue Metallic

    718 Chat
    Is that the same color VW sells on the bug? I saw one in what looked like the identical color yesterday...
  16. Boxster S Are thee different CDR24 models?

    987 Cayman and Boxster Electronics
    Is the CDR24 used with the Bose system different from the one used without the Bose? If so, can one be converted to the other?
  17. Cayenne diesel sales... when?

    Cayenne and Macan Chat
    I have money and would like to buy a new one, when will they resume sales? Anything concrete yet?
  18. PDK Dyno

    981 Cayman and Boxster Modifications
    If the search function was working I might find the answer to this question but since it's not..... Which dyno provides the most accurate data on a car with PDK? I'm having trouble finding one in the Denver area that has dyno'd a PDK car. Usually when I call a shop, they ask "What's PDK?". That...
  19. Some quick shots of the Black Edition

    981 Cayman and Boxster Pictures and Video
    First Porsche one week old, love it!!
  20. Removing panel with cig lighter in passenger footwell

    981 Cayman GT4 Chat
    I've looked for quite a while and do not see any posts on how to remove the panel containing the cigarette lighter in the 981. Anyone know of a thread or links on how to do this? Based on what I can see and feel after removing a couple of attachment points on the left side, it seems like pulling...
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