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01-26-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 34
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Posted By Swenny

Better wiring harness? It's still Porsche and...

Better wiring harness? It's still Porsche and it's still German. Not the best at wiring. Now if it was made in Austria, it would be superior.
01-24-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 12,187
Posted By Swenny

​​​​​​ That what I did. Flip it over

​​​​​​ That what I did. Flip it over
01-24-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 12,187
Posted By Swenny

As Dan said the switch is incorrectly wired....

As Dan said the switch is incorrectly wired. Switch the connections on the switch itself(that fixed mine). My 924S doors are the same as you described.
01-23-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 518
Posted By Swenny

Ive done that and can verify that it works-no...

Ive done that and can verify that it works-no leaks
01-21-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 389
Posted By Swenny

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulleti...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulletin/439x274/screenshot_37__7d016c81a2c361c653858017d5671eaf6408c9f3.png...
01-19-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,291
Posted By Swenny

The high quality German plastic has a life span...

The high quality German plastic has a life span of about 10-15 years :)~ so look to replace a boatload of that-and( before anyone attacks me 34 year old plastic is 34 year old plastic)1600 miles a...
01-19-2019, 01:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 989
Posted By Swenny

This is a useful tool to help identify parts: ...

This is a useful tool to help identify parts:

https://porsche.com/usa/accessoriesandservices/classic/genuineparts/originalpartscatalogue/
01-18-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,077
Posted By Swenny

I'm occasionally perplexed by the "engineering"...

I'm occasionally perplexed by the "engineering" that is put into these cars. The lackadaisical design that I run into-battery tray drainage, quarter panel drainage etc. There's over kill here,under...
01-17-2019, 12:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 989
Posted By Swenny

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulleti...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulletin/1035x1527/screenshot_20190116_204907_2_810704c3855a76f409668ad9ed8960c1c8c8d5cd.pngThe heater control valve (#35,at the firewall) has plastic that...
01-15-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 990
Posted By Swenny

What's amazing is that the odometer gears are...

What's amazing is that the odometer gears are still working! Your story restores my faith in these German carport c*nts.
01-15-2019, 12:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,123
Posted By Swenny

It sounds like you're on top of your engine...

It sounds like you're on top of your engine troubles,so good luck. And tappet,lifter, I've heard each referred to as the other my whole life. Most people understand what you're saying when you refer...
01-14-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 12,187
Posted By Swenny

I'm sure they'll survive the horrible let down of...

I'm sure they'll survive the horrible let down of finding out that the 30 year old 944 that they bought wasn't a eurospec. Wait until they see the prices for replacement parts! LOL!
01-14-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 12,187
Posted By Swenny

I copied and pasted and really didn't read it....

I copied and pasted and really didn't read it. Thanks for the clarity.
01-14-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 12,187
Posted By Swenny

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulleti...

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944 Chassis numbers

All 944 chassis numbers consist of two groups of code...
01-14-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 12,187
Posted By Swenny

https://rennlist.com/forums/vindecoder.php This...

https://rennlist.com/forums/vindecoder.php
This should give a basic idea of what came with that VIN.
01-13-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,123
Posted By Swenny

If you have spark,and you say all four injectors...

If you have spark,and you say all four injectors spray well then air and compression are the other keys to successful combustion. So...possible air flow issues on #2 or your original compression...
01-12-2019, 09:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 966
Posted By Swenny

Now you have some spare parts 😆 it's always a...

Now you have some spare parts 😆 it's always a good feeling to fix something that has you stumped. Take note of how it ran before you fixed it so you'll have a reference for future troubles.
01-12-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,123
Posted By Swenny

Opinions on adding ATF the motor oil are as...

Opinions on adding ATF the motor oil are as varied as what brand motor oil is best. Here's what Amsoil writes about it: Amsoil ...
01-11-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 12,187
Posted By Swenny

I was employed at a high school that was...

I was employed at a high school that was predominantly Hispanic and the students loved my car. A nice looking classic Porsche is appreciated by all races and across all income, education levels....
01-11-2019, 12:17 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,128
Posted By Swenny

My guess with the white/grey smoke and the...

My guess with the white/grey smoke and the popping from the exhaust is that you need a head job and/or rings. The AOS is the easiest thing to check first,the seals slowly fail until one day you're...
01-10-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,129
Posted By Swenny

If the benefit of using Kevlar was extended belt...

If the benefit of using Kevlar was extended belt changes I would consider using one. So a rubber balance shaft,timing belt runs around $50 (approximately) plus shipping, the Kevlar is over $100 and...
01-10-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,129
Posted By Swenny

I had a tensioner roller disintegrate and take...

I had a tensioner roller disintegrate and take the valves out. The belts got tangled up but otherwise didn't shred. Keep oil off of them and they'll last the prescribed time/mileage.
01-09-2019, 06:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,129
Posted By Swenny

My non-value comment would be that this timing...

My non-value comment would be that this timing belt/balance shaft belt set up is total bull. This car should have been a straight six, non interference with a chain driving the overhead cam. Side...
01-09-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,053
Posted By Swenny

I was suffering from a dead battery every morning...

I was suffering from a dead battery every morning on a '87 924 and after tossing a battery at it I was perplexed by the drain until one night,hours after I had parked it I went to the car to...
01-09-2019, 12:29 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,128
Posted By Swenny

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulleti...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulletin/1120x2000/img_20160105_175101833_8526e90da0a0f66aff53a1b7ab4c943913f6803c.jpg
When the AOS seals fail you'll know it. Oil throughout the intake...
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