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  1. Transmission Swap???

    981 Cayman GT4 Chat
    Got the call from Porsche, they want to swap out the transmission in my GT4 (nothing wrong, just a preventative recall so that I don't get the 3rd gear issue - which I haven't ever had). Anything to look out for from anyone who has had this done? Can I keep my original transmission? I mean...
  2. 718/981 Wheel tire set for sale

    718 Chat
    Hey all - tried to post in classifieds but not working - am selling Porsche Winter tire set in Kansas City local pick-up. Bought in 2016 - used for 3 seasons. 18 inch wheels - tires have about 9K miles - selling set of 4 for $900 - rims in great condition - no scratches or curb rash - traded...
  3. 6 cylinder NA cars are for "touring" (unless they aren't)

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    Porsche To Offer 6-Cylinder ‘Touring’ Versions Of 718 Boxster And Cayman Porsche To Offer 6-Cylinder 'Touring' Versions Of 718 Boxster And Cayman | Carscoops Reports suggest that the 4.0-liter flat-six engine in the Cayman GT4 and Boxster Spyder will be detuned to around 425hp, while the...
  4. 2009 Cayman S - Manual Transmission

    Porsche Car Classifieds (Members)
    2009 Cayman S VIN: WP0AB29879U780796 with 6-Speed Transmission in Guards Red and Black Leather and Gen II motor (9A1). 2nd owner if you don't count the shop that I purchased it from. They installed a new clutch at purchase - though I couldn't detect any slip. Brand new unmounted tires on...
  5. 981S Brake Caliper Seals/Rebuild

    981 DIY Discussion
    After putting a lot of track time on the car for the past couple years, and after a warm day a the track this past weekend, my caliper piston dust boots are showing signs of wear. The pistons are not leaking yet, so I'm not sure I'm in need of a full caliper seal rebuild, but I at least need to...
  6. Short(ish) shift kit with a 20 minute install

    718 Chat
    (title may be a bit misleading as this is not a proper short shift kit, but is a similar mod that is much simpler to install...) I wanted a shorter shift throw on my 718 BS shifter, especially after installing the same thing on my MT Mk7 GTI. The OEM shift knobs on both the Porsche and the GTI...
  7. DIY: PDK clutch fluid and gear oil change without using PIWIS fill mode

    981 DIY Discussion
    This is a DIY on how to replace the fluids in the 981 Boxster/Cayman PDK transmission without using the PIWIS fill mode. Difficulty level: Similar to an engine oil change. Before I start, I can confirm that the procedure I’ve put below works. I’ve compared the fill level I’ve achieved using...
  8. DIY: Coolant flush, fill and bleeding procedure

    981 DIY Discussion
    Hello everyone, first post on the forum here. Very happy to be here. I recently purchased my first Porsche, a 2012 981 Boxster S. PDK, PASM, Sports Chrono. Quite simply a sensational car. I’ve been living in the BMW DIY world for a good number of years now and finally decided to make the jump...
  9. Porsche Moving Cayman Production Facility

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  10. Fabspeed Motorsport | Porsche 718 Product Suite

    718 Chat
    Fabspeed is proud to announce the release of our Exhaust Suite for the 718. We have developed solutions from tips to turbo to help you meet your power, aesthetic, and sound goals. The 718 with its turbo boxer four cylinder engine is quite the departure from the flat-six power plant of the...
  11. 718 Recall

    718 Chat
    Just to give 718 owners a heads up i Came across this article on Flat Sixes. All US 718’s from 2017 to 2019 are voluntarily being recalled by Porsche.
  12. The Current Porsche 718 Boxster and Cayman Will Stick Around Until 2023

    718 Chat
    The Current Porsche 718 Boxster and Cayman Will Stick Around Until 2023
  13. Porsche Driving Experience

    718 Chat
    Has anyone done the Porsche Driving Experience in Atlanta? If so, is it worth the time and money?
  14. Reflective PORSCHE

    718 Chat
    Added this Red reflective PORSCHE text on my 718. It covers over the face of the chrome. It does not cover all the chrome but you have to be really close to see it. You peel and stick each letter individually... pretty easy. Here is a link to the order page.
  15. Celebrate President's Day with Fabspeed!

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    Hello All, Phil from Fabspeed Here! ​​​​​​​10% off all Porsche products and a free Fabspeed Tee-shirt!
  16. Boxster S For Sale (981)

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    2013 Porsche Boxster S for sale. Vehicle is listed on and Please contact me via email at [email protected] for further details and/or discussion. Thank You, Regards, Ron
  17. '17 Cayman S For Sale

    718 Chat
    - Porsche certified pre-owned (extended warranty transfers to new owner) - 2-year service performed last month ($1300) - Fresh set (< 1k miles) of Michelin Pilot Sport 4S tires ($1500) - Rear quarter panels clear-bra'd ($450) - 10k miles - Clean title This car has EVERY performance option...
  18. Porsche 981 cayman 2014 lost a small plastic to hold together the cargo cover shade.

    981 DIY Discussion
    Hello fellow Porsche lovers, The other day I lost a small plastic particle that hold together my cargo cover shade in the back of the car. My dealer wants me to re-order the whole sunscreen part since according to them its not possible to order just the small plastic part. Do any of you guys...
  19. Fabspeed | Porsche 718 Boxster/Cayman Supercup Turboback Exhaust System

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    Phil From Fabspeed. Fabspeed's Supercup Turboback Exhaust System for the 718 Boxster/Cayman is the ultimate solution for performance, decreasing turbo lag and 36lbs of weight while offering an invigorating increase in turbo sound and boxer rumble. Here is a great review about the system...
  20. 718 GT4 - Success or Failure?

    981 Cayman GT4 Chat
    Ok I'm starting to get enough questions of "Hey are you trading your existing GT4 in on a new one?" that I thought I would pose the question to all of you about what would make the new 718 GT4 a success or failure. While I am not planning to trade or buy one, here are some thoughts from my...