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Forum: 991 Turbo
03-21-2019, 01:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By catpat8000

From that thread, as of Feb 25, 2019: ...

From that thread, as of Feb 25, 2019:

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Forum: 991 Turbo
03-12-2019, 02:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,005
Posted By catpat8000

Hey I didn't mean to slam the car - I think the...

Hey I didn't mean to slam the car - I think the gold ones are absolutely gorgeous. I just don't get the price.
Forum: 991 Turbo
03-11-2019, 03:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,005
Posted By catpat8000

Thanks for the information and thanks for the...

Thanks for the information and thanks for the chastising, that really helped me out. But at least you feel better about yourself.
Forum: 991 Turbo
03-11-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,005
Posted By catpat8000

Can anyone explain the TTS 'exclusive'?

As far as I can tell, for 27 extra horsepower, you shell out something like $125K over what a comparably equipped TTS would cost.
...
Forum: 991 Turbo
03-11-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,716
Posted By catpat8000

People always say things like this but it never...

People always say things like this but it never proves to be true. The things which mainly influence used car prices? Number of vehicles sold and MSRP.

People buy what they want and what they...
Forum: 991 Turbo
02-22-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,642
Posted By catpat8000

Agree 100%. From a driving perspective, this car...

Agree 100%. From a driving perspective, this car does everything I was hoping for with just one single fault and that is the cabin noise, including but not limited to the droning and the road noise....
Forum: 991 Turbo
02-22-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,716
Posted By catpat8000

I paid $3500 to insure the carbon fiber wheels. I...

I paid $3500 to insure the carbon fiber wheels. I have no idea if that is a good deal or a bad deal but it is less than the cost of one replacement wheel.
The carbon wheels were likely a dumb...
Forum: 991 Turbo
02-21-2019, 06:41 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,716
Posted By catpat8000

I think it depends on your specific wheels and...

I think it depends on your specific wheels and tires. Some cost more to insure than others.
Forum: 991 Turbo
02-21-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,716
Posted By catpat8000

I bought my 2019 from Porsche Downtown LA and...

I bought my 2019 from Porsche Downtown LA and they offered 6% right off the bat. They were excellent to deal with.
Forum: 991 Turbo
02-21-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,642
Posted By catpat8000

I recently plugged both ends of my symposer tube...

I recently plugged both ends of my symposer tube on my 2019 TTS. It definitely helps reduce the drone we're all talking about. Mine is not entirely gone but much better. I'm guessing my tube plugging...
Forum: 991 Turbo
02-14-2019, 01:51 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,439
Posted By catpat8000

Without a doubt it is worth it. I don't know if...

Without a doubt it is worth it. I don't know if you've driven the Turbo S but in addition to being a better handling car, it is pulls so much harder than the 2015 991 C4S that it will leave you...
Forum: 991 Turbo
02-14-2019, 01:45 AM
Replies: 589
Views: 136,696
Posted By catpat8000

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulleti...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulletin/2000x1005/img_0258_74f45c60c1e11fb8143b1d073324adc501c13e81.jpg
NBM Turbo S
Forum: 991 Turbo
01-25-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,003
Posted By catpat8000

Probably because you didn't really pay attention...

Probably because you didn't really pay attention to my post and you are responding to something you think I complained about which I didn't complain about.
The complaint I made was that at a very...
Forum: 991 Turbo
01-25-2019, 03:13 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,207
Posted By catpat8000

All I have seen from Porsche is 25% lighter than...

All I have seen from Porsche is 25% lighter than stock wheels, no other specifics. They look great though!
...
Forum: 991 Turbo
01-23-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,003
Posted By catpat8000

Found this older posting about the same issue

Seems like this has been an issue on some cars at least for years:
https://rennlist.com/forums/991-turbo/855598-991-tt-anyone-plug-sound-sympose-2.html#post12146600

Anyone know if TerryO is still...
Forum: 991 Turbo
01-23-2019, 02:20 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,003
Posted By catpat8000

I will get it checked but I wonder about your...

I will get it checked but I wonder about your claim that my experience is not usual. There are 5 posts in this thread by 5 others who have exactly this same problem.
Forum: 991 Turbo
01-22-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,003
Posted By catpat8000

Let me say that this is an obviously a boomy...

Let me say that this is an obviously a boomy engine drone, not tire noise. First, it happens at 2000-2500 rpm, in every gear, at part throttle. It is not dependent on speed, which tire noise would...
Forum: 991 Turbo
01-22-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,003
Posted By catpat8000

This is an excellent suggestion, thank you! I...

This is an excellent suggestion, thank you! I will try this out and report back.
Forum: 991 Turbo
01-22-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,003
Posted By catpat8000

Well that's a pretty condescending and unhelpful...

Well that's a pretty condescending and unhelpful reply, thank you.
Forum: 991 Turbo
01-22-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,003
Posted By catpat8000

While the car is loud and there is a ton of road...

While the car is loud and there is a ton of road noise, which by itself is surprising for a GT car this expensive, it is the boomy and droning horrible engine note while cruising around 2000 rpm...
Forum: 991 Turbo
01-22-2019, 03:25 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,003
Posted By catpat8000

Anyone else struggling with the Turbo S engine noise?

I went on my first long trip today with my 2019 Turbo S and I am pretty unhappy at the end of the day. We all know the Turbo engine sounds like butt but I wasn't prepared for the loud boomy, droning...
Forum: 991
01-07-2019, 11:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,034
Posted By catpat8000

Another NBM

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulletin/2000x1005/img_0258_aadda02465727e38cff35477598beb75f5448485.jpg
Tough to get this color correct in photos.
12-24-2018, 02:22 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,271
Posted By catpat8000

Agreed. Chris Harris is a tool.

Agreed. Chris Harris is a tool.
Forum: 991
12-08-2018, 12:12 AM
Replies: 5,174
Views: 694,114
Posted By catpat8000

3 months of waiting but it is here!

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulletin/2000x1176/img_0232_5b82b6b7f71108faa5b75f8adb683aa8251cd4ed.jpg
Forum: 991
11-27-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5,174
Views: 694,114
Posted By catpat8000

How long from Port to car ready at dealer?

My car arrived at the port of LA on Nov 20. Now 7 days later the dealer says he has no update on the car. I understand the time to get the car prepped and delivered to the (LA-based) dealer can vary....
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