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  1. Question about caliper stud torque value

    981 DIY Discussion
    I had a local, but respected, racing shop install some caliper studs on my 14BS. They say they are made by Giro but I cannot find any listing from Giro (I did send them a question). Not wanting a repeat of what caused the stud installation (stripped caliper bolt), I am concerned about the...
  2. 718 GT4... Will PDK be Offered?

    718 Chat
    Putting aside the argument for PDK vs manual. I love both and have owned and tracked both. I simply prefer PDK for the track. I'm ready to plunk down the kids college fund for my very own GT4 but not unless PDK is an option. Sadly, I think the rumors of PDK will not come true. I've spent some...
  3. Differences between 718 GT4 Clubsport and 718 GT4

    718 Chat
    Hi all, So I was curious as to what everyone thought of the differences between the two cars. If I understand correctly, the Club Sport is running the same motor as the last GT4 (3.8) where as the new GT4 is running a new 4.0. Curious if the 3.8 is superior to the 4.0 and what everyones...
  4. limid slip diff.

    718 Chat
    limited slip diff. Does a 2019 718 base come with limited slip diff. or what options do I need to have it.
  5. 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...
  6. 18 inch wheels on 718S

    718 Chat
    Is it possible to use 18 inch wheels on a 718 S or GTS? There is a lack of racetrack tires (r compound or slicks) in 19 or 20 inch. Also, if possible what would it do to the speedo and PSM?
  7. Radar Detector

    987 Cayman and Boxster Chat
    I have been waiting all day for responses to this post and I just realized i never posted it. lol Anyway, what radar detectors are you using, where do you mount it and how do you power it? Thanks.
  8. Emperical data part deux: MAHA dyno, PSE valves open and closed, Fabspeed.

    981 Cayman and Boxster Modifications
    I had my car in Germany for some Nurburgring trackday shenanigans (more on that in a different thread later) and had a boatload of time to waste before catching a ferry to Helsinki the next day. So I used the opportunity to get my car onto the MAHA dyno at MTO engineering that is used by the...
  9. Not Sure What to Think.....

    Porsche Tires & Wheels
    Saw this on the net.....
  10. Age Check for Cayman owners.

    987 Cayman and Boxster Chat
    Prospective Cayman owner wondering what the ages are of other owners, and what their experiences are living with the car. In particular, easy to get in and out of ? Comfort on lengthy commutes ? I've had many air cooled Porsches and more exotic imports, all when I was younger (and smaller) so...
  11. $21,000 Oil Change

    Automotive Off Topic
    $21,000 and 27 hours (That's $777/hour) for an oil change on a Bugatti Veyron. $30,000 for new tires. $120,000 for new wheels, which are scheduled to be replaced with the 2nd tire change. The next time anyone complains that changing the oil or spark plugs isn't straightforward on his/her...
  12. 2014 Cayman S battery replacement

    981 Cayman and Boxster Service and Tech
    4 year old battery in my CS, sometimes needs to be jumped to start. Had Lyle Person Porsche troubleshoot it and do a stress test on the battery. Said I need new battery, ok well what do I need? Oh you need a Porsche battery, let me see what freight will cost you on top of the $300 battery. Hey...
  13. Porsche Entry and Drive - What Year was it Added to Boxster?

    981 Chat
    Just wondering if anyone knows offhand what year Porsche Entry and Drive showed up on a Boxster? Thanks! Cheers, Nick
  14. What to replace my OEM 18" with? PS4S rears not available for my size yet.

    Porsche Tires & Wheels
    My OEM Pirelli PZ4's need to be replaced. I'm running 18" wheels and really don't see a need to replace with 19". There is so much hype around the Michelin PS4S's, are they that much better than the PZ4 and Goodyear F1's? The PS4S are available in my size for the fronts, but not the rears and...
  15. My Cayman is no more. Now what?

    987 Cayman and Boxster Chat
    Hello everyone. My 2007 Cayman S was involved in a crash. A drunk driver went straight through a stop sign on a country road. I barely had enough time to react. Impacted the front right quarter. Airbags deployed. Front trunk area floor pan is rolled up. It’s done. The Cayman took the hit...
  16. Cayman S Scheduled Maintenance Costs

    987 Cayman and Boxster Service and Tech
    Re: '06 Cayman S, Launch Edition; 74k miles Getting ready to take the Cayman in for the 80k mile scheduled maintenance. Based on the Porsche Maintenance Checklist, what is the current competitive cost range in the larger urban areas. Thanks, CF
  17. Video shows man breaking into Porsche to steal radar detector

    Automotive Off Topic
    Anyone here? https://www.kxan.com/news/local/austin/video-shows-man-breaking-into-porsche-to-steal-radar-detector/1293869124 Dashcam is an Owl. Waylens has a new security cam too. Neither are 4k.
  18. what is this wheel from ?

    Porsche Tires & Wheels
    A local body shop has this wheel & Conti tire but doesn't know what it belongs to. The tire is a 245/50x18 & there are numbers on the inside of the wheel but I didn't know if they mean anything, so no info. Any help advice is appreciated.
  19. Ohlins R/T Coilovers

    Arcflash LLC
    The Öhlins Road & Track suspension gives our customers the ability to track their cars without losing comfort when commuting to work. The unique Dual Flow Valve (DFV) technology allows you to quickly change the stiffness of the shock absorber. When arriving to the racetrack or favorite twisty...
  20. What part is this on 6 speed gearbox

    987 Cayman and Boxster Chat
    On my 987.1 Manual 6 speed there is a metallic ringing when I make a gear change. I have a short shifter. It's this wheel on the gearbox. The vid shows it is slack. https://youtu.be/vDSQZ9hExf0 What is it called and can it be replaced? Cheers
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