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Old 07-18-2017, 04:13 PM
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Same here, hitting 4 years in January with 25k miles now on the clock... don't think ill do plugs then.
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Old 07-18-2017, 04:15 PM
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Originally Posted by tango131
Lex, which dealership did you give your business to?
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Old 07-18-2017, 04:25 PM
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Originally Posted by drcollie View Post
I've only got 17K on my car, and its due for plugs at 4 years which will be end of this year. I'm debating whether or not to do it, or let it go longer. My car is not out in rain or driven in the winter, so there would be no rust or corrosion to do them on time - that's my thinking, anyways. Your plugs look good from the photos, a bit of carbon buildup on the electrode on a couple, but wear looks minimal.
pretty much same situation for me, garage kept, not driven in winter - wondering if necessary to change plugs with such low mileage
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Old 07-18-2017, 05:08 PM
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my car is almost 4 years old and have 10K miles; still planning on getting plugs done.

planning on keeping car for a very, very long time so it's in my best interest (paranoia)
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Old 07-18-2017, 05:29 PM
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Doing the belt change at 4 yrs/40K miles makes sense to me since the bumper cover has to be removed anyway.
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Old 07-18-2017, 05:42 PM
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Originally Posted by neurotichamster8 View Post
my car is almost 4 years old and have 10K miles; still planning on getting plugs done.

planning on keeping car for a very, very long time so it's in my best interest (paranoia)


Can old plugs cause any malfunction in other parts? Don't think so, but would like experts to say.


Other than that, I would only do them at 4 years and 30k miles IF THE CPO WERE AT RISK for not doing it. Is that a possibility?
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Old 07-18-2017, 05:47 PM
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Most cars have a 100k miles plugs interval ....

I would still do mine at 4/40k. There are only six (as opposed to 12 on my 993).
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Old 07-18-2017, 08:43 PM
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Here are the rough numbers:

Oil change $183 (I provide the 8 quarts Mobil 5W50 only)
Plugs $595
Engine Air Filters $200
Brake Fluid Flush $275
Serpentine Belt $375
$1,628 - 10% discount + tax & other =$1,530
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Old 07-18-2017, 08:49 PM
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Originally Posted by STG View Post
Any info on this exterior window trim?
I updated this thread last week:

https://rennlist.com/forums/991/9967...stripping.html
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Old 01-12-2018, 04:25 PM
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Originally Posted by LexVan View Post
Here are the rough numbers:

Oil change $183 (I provide the 8 quarts Mobil 5W50 only)
Plugs $595
Engine Air Filters $200
Brake Fluid Flush $275
Serpentine Belt $375
$1,628 - 10% discount + tax & other =$1,530
About to pick my car today from the 4 yrs / 40k miles service (at 27k miles). have been quoted almost 2k this morning...
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Old 01-12-2018, 04:36 PM
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Originally Posted by LexVan View Post
Here are the rough numbers:

Oil change $183 (I provide the 8 quarts Mobil 5W50 only)
Plugs $595
Engine Air Filters $200
Brake Fluid Flush $275
Serpentine Belt $375
$1,628 - 10% discount + tax & other =$1,530

The oil change seems pretty reasonable. My 10k miles oil change on my Panamera 4 was ú300, although that did include the oil.
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Old 01-12-2018, 05:17 PM
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I'm also getting close to my 4yr/40k service and want to see what others are paying. I plan on getting quotes from a couple local dealers, but so far have been told $2400 (!) from the first dealer.

If anyone in the DC area has a recommendation for a dealer that will do the 40k service at a reasonable price around here, please PM me with the details.
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Old 01-12-2018, 05:39 PM
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Are they giving you a reach around for $2400?

Should be around $1500-1800.

If you have a garage and some tools you can do it for $350
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Old 01-12-2018, 08:26 PM
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It is indeed good to see a 911 cab owner, living in Chicago, driving their car 40k miles in 4 years. Too many garage queens in the Boston area.
Cost of ownership is what it is. The 40k service price is quite reasonable.
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In October, had the 4 year service done (at 26K miles). I provided the plugs, engine air filters and serpentine belt (since rear bumper coming off anyway per LexVan's recommendation). Also had them do my second brake flush but no oil change. Did some negotiating and it cost $950. Thought it was reasonable
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