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Forum: 997 Forum
02-16-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 885
Posted By docdrs

The coil packs on the .2 are supposedly better...

The coil packs on the .2 are supposedly better than the .1. However that doesn’t mean that they won’t go bad. I’m not sure what the recommended replacement interval is on the .1 and whether it is a...
02-14-2019, 02:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,562
Posted By docdrs

Exactly, it isn't right now, but if what they are...

Exactly, it isn't right now, but if what they are buying is not manufactured in North America then there will be less jobs here and that will be the trickle down factor.....again i hope Im wrong but...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-14-2019, 01:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,268
Posted By docdrs

Exactly, all this is , is an unfortunate event...

Exactly, all this is , is an unfortunate event that can happen on rare occasion. All we/they are trying to put forth is a plausible reason as to why this can happen and how maybe one can prevent it...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-12-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 111,198
Posted By docdrs

Castrol vs Motul......very interesting.....to bad...

Castrol vs Motul......very interesting.....to bad there isn’t some kind of standardized test at different temperatures to determine some kind of a wear protection ranking. Although this is only one...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-12-2019, 08:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,268
Posted By docdrs

Very interesting article

Very interesting article
Forum: 997 Forum
02-12-2019, 01:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 178
Posted By docdrs

29 ft/pd I believe fo the 6 #2 hex cap bolts ...

29 ft/pd I believe fo the 6 #2 hex cap bolts

https://rennlist.com/forums/997-forum/986319-997-2-c4s-front-differential-seal-replacement.html
Forum: 997 Forum
02-11-2019, 09:46 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 111,198
Posted By docdrs

So the new DI oil will help with the LSPI wear...

So the new DI oil will help with the LSPI wear that occurs on the connecting rod bearings. Will it also help to preven or minimize borescoring from the break down of the Piston skirt anti wear...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-07-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 793
Posted By docdrs

Is that coming from around the HPFP? Maybe The o...

Is that coming from around the HPFP? Maybe The o ring failing?
Forum: 997 Forum
02-07-2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 470
Views: 111,198
Posted By docdrs

Or, can I put a deposit down now to hold a spot...

Or, can I put a deposit down now to hold a spot for when it needs it or I could sell that spot with the car if I ever sell it or better yet to a friend ;) for almost free. Just like it is for the new...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-07-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,621
Posted By docdrs

It seems to always start at #6. So is this at the...

It seems to always start at #6. So is this at the end of the oiling pathways, the furthest from the water pump resulting in less protection and higher heats
I wonder what #3 looked like in that...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-06-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 111,198
Posted By docdrs

If scoring, then as a result of the breakdown of...

If scoring, then as a result of the breakdown of the pistonskirt antiwear coating? Due to lubrication failure, inadequate lubrication, overheating due to lack of cooling, dissimilar metal expansion...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-06-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 470
Views: 111,198
Posted By docdrs

So does the increase in aluminum and silicon...

So does the increase in aluminum and silicon represent the breakdown of the alusil coating on the cylinder walls and or pistons(not sure if they are coated)?
If so the ? is what is responsible for...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-05-2019, 11:57 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 111,198
Posted By docdrs

The suspense thickens.......where the changes on...

The suspense thickens.......where the changes on oil analysis the result of bore scoring or some other catastrophic metal on metal wear? That also resulted in engine function abnormal noise? What...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-05-2019, 11:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 404
Posted By docdrs

I think you need to find out what the cel code...

I think you need to find out what the cel code was thrown and what the code is before speculating. Could be a myriad of things
02-02-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 725
Posted By docdrs

Looks great Joe

Looks great Joe
01-27-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,562
Posted By docdrs

I’m going to call it now. 12-18 months we are...

I’m going to call it now. 12-18 months we are going into a recession. Cars being leased out at 8 years is not a good sign. It’s only a way to keep people’s payment the same and stretching it out...
Forum: 997 Forum
01-25-2019, 06:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 825
Posted By docdrs

How do you not start your 911

Made you look

But, as the title says, during winter hibernation of the 911 in the garage on its tender(not tinder) how do you resist the urge not to want to listen to the purr of the flat six...
Forum: 997 Forum
01-24-2019, 01:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 404
Posted By docdrs

Generally you will get a reduced engine power...

Generally you will get a reduced engine power warning when the Hpfp goes. It will run like sh*t and be hard to start.
Forum: 997 Forum
01-20-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 436
Posted By docdrs

Sport plus in automatic mode will give you...

Sport plus in automatic mode will give you optimal shift points for a track mode torque and power band. Thus the up and down shifts will occur to give best performance. Hence the rpm points of these...
Forum: 997 Forum
01-18-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,551
Posted By docdrs

Tell him to bring it to you if he is seriously...

Tell him to bring it to you if he is seriously interested in selling it. Then find something wrong and tell him you cant make the deal. If he complains about the drive , just tell him , now you know...
Forum: 997 Forum
01-12-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By docdrs

thankyou from me and my billfold

thankyou from me and my billfold
Forum: 997 Forum
01-12-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By docdrs

I was just at the P dealer yesterday and the SA...

I was just at the P dealer yesterday and the SA suggested replacing the coil packs when you do the plugs on a 997.2. I know the 997.1 have a propensity to crack but didn’t think it was an issue on...
Forum: 997 Forum
01-12-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,681
Posted By docdrs

Turn the front wheel and look for the axel shaft...

Turn the front wheel and look for the axel shaft coming out from the front differential to the wheel
Forum: 997 Forum
01-11-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 629
Posted By docdrs

If you plan on doing a muffler mod or change then...

If you plan on doing a muffler mod or change then sure. Start with the centermuffler clamps and exhaust tips first. I had to fab up some aluminum barrel bolts as the existing ones were already...
01-11-2019, 12:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 553
Posted By docdrs

lmao......good catch......thanks for sharing

lmao......good catch......thanks for sharing
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