Porsche repair in Las Vegas - Rennlist - Porsche Discussion Forums

Notices

Porsche repair in Las Vegas

Old 01-11-2019, 10:24 PM
  #1  
enriquezestevan
User
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Posts: 6
Default Porsche repair in Las Vegas

Good evening everyone. Unfortunately, my 87 944s has just suffered a broken timing belt and after conducting the compression test it is apparent that I have bent some valves. That being said, does anyone have any information on a good machine shop here in Vegas or even a good mechanic to help with the rebuild? Any information you can provide will be greatly appreciated. Thanks.
enriquezestevan is offline  
Old 01-12-2019, 12:20 PM
  #2  
Tiger03447
Addict
Rennlist Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 1,926
Default

Good luck with that project! You can save yourself some time and money by pulling the head yourself. Be sure to take plenty of pictures prior to doing this, and place all the parts in plastic baggies WITH labels in the baggies...If some time elapses before you get it back together again, this will be invaluable...ASK me how I know..mine has been apart for 5+ years now...A workshop manual (WSM) is available on CD..for about 20 bucks or so..Hope this helps some..
Tiger03447 is offline  
Old 01-14-2019, 02:14 AM
  #3  
enriquezestevan
User
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Posts: 6
Default

Thank you for your insight. Unfortunately, part of the reason I was looking to outsource this endeavor is because I just recently had heart surgery so any manual labor has been put on hold for quite some time. However, since you have attempted this process on your own how difficult would you rate it? Im no mechanic guru but I am more advanced than average so im curious as to how you would rate this.
enriquezestevan is offline  


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us About Us Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

© 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: