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Old 02-11-2016, 05:45 PM
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Default What did you buy your 991 today thread

A little surprised there is not one of these... I'm 30 days into ownership and finally made some decisions on Mods.

Today:

Sport front lip Spoiler
Tech Art Rear diffuser
3rd radiator ket from Rennline (was 50 bucks less than Suncoast and free shipping)
3Piece bumper mesh grill in Black
LED Clear Markers
IPE F1 exhaust
scheduled for full front plus full quarter panel Exel clear

Considering the DC2 suspension hockus pockus
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Old 02-11-2016, 06:20 PM
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Great thread idea
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Old 02-11-2016, 06:35 PM
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I bought it insurance. And gas.
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Old 02-11-2016, 07:20 PM
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- Changed glove box and interior door lights to LEDs
- Clear LED front markers
- Full front end wrapped with Xpel
- Carbotech 1521 brake pads (Fr & R)
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A couple kWh and a few therms. I'm still in winter storage. Will be -3 tomorrow. Hopefully driving by mid March.
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About $1.27 in electricity through the trickle charger.
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Today I bought a black, thin 991 GTS engine cover grill for my 991 GTS, which came with the standard 991S grill because I ordered mine with ducktail and Porsche used to only supply that with standard grill, although now they have shipped a GTS Rennsport Reunion Edition with duck and black grill, as detailed elsewhere.

Wish mine had come that way -- on the other hand, it's also nice to get something new after a year, so you keep the thrill alive. Helps keep the "gotta have a new and different car" thought from crossing my mind.

Next up: refinishing black GTS wheels to a lighter shade, and 380mm rotors, and rebadging to

P O R S C H E
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Originally Posted by R_Rated View Post
A little surprised there is not one of these... I'm 30 days into ownership and finally made some decisions on Mods.

Today:

Sport front lip Spoiler
Tech Art Rear diffuser
3rd radiator ket from Rennline (was 50 bucks less than Suncoast and free shipping)
3Piece bumper mesh grill in Black
LED Clear Markers
IPE F1 exhaust
scheduled for full front plus full quarter panel Exel clear

Considering the DC2 suspension hockus pockus
Whoa...mother load...

For mine (not necessarily bought today, but...)

Rennline front mesh grills
CTEK trickle charger
Front clear LED indicators
Rodifix Maxi Cosi booster seat
Frunk lid protector
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Definitely went all in. Nice.
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I bought my car a full tank of 93 octane gas today.
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Old 02-12-2016, 05:01 PM
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Not purchased today but recently... and pending installation tomorrow.

Cargraphic X-Pipe (used but new to me)
BMC Air Filters

Next Week: Rebadging rear to 'Porsche GTS'.

Future: Investigating DSC V2 Controller. We'll see.


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380mm rotors
Interesting, is this the rotor upgrade option available via Racing Brake?
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Originally Posted by Vise View Post

Interesting, is this the rotor upgrade option available via Racing Brake?
Ja.

http://www.racingbrake.com/RB-Iron-R...por-irk-15.htm
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Ja.
Very nice... it looks quite interesting and have been waiting for someone to take the plunge.

Look forward to your review and pics...
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Clear LED corners. They look so much better than the standard yellow ones.
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Originally Posted by stealthboy View Post
I bought my car a full tank of 93 octane gas today.
I filled mine with 97 Octane today, as I always do. Does this mean the fuel we are using in the UK is a higher grade to US or is it measured differently.
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