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Forum: 993 Forum
04-21-2007, 06:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 711
Posted By rickw51

Paid the bill to Rennsport, left the springs with...

Paid the bill to Rennsport, left the springs with them. Gone in 60 seconds.
Forum: 993 Forum
04-21-2007, 06:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,754
Posted By rickw51

Muffler bearing overrides.

Muffler bearing overrides.
Forum: 993 Forum
12-30-2006, 08:52 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 6,643
Posted By rickw51

Tsk, tsk, tsk. Risk, risk, risk. State of...

Tsk, tsk, tsk. Risk, risk, risk.
State of Oregon ... 101 mph = $1001 speeding ticket, vehicle impounded, loss of license. Who knows how many dollars for 147 mph.
Popcorn is good ... amber ale is...
Forum: 993 Forum
09-04-2006, 11:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,566
Posted By rickw51

Candidate for the HWFM Racing Beer Juggler.

Candidate for the HWFM Racing Beer Juggler.
Forum: 993 Forum
09-04-2006, 11:22 AM
Replies: 852
Views: 318,075
Posted By rickw51

Ed ... welcome. I'm printing a copy of your...

Ed ... welcome. I'm printing a copy of your message to give to a friend of mine named Mark who is battling bladder cancer at the moment. He is a racquetball buddy of mine who also is the owner of a...
Forum: 993 Forum
09-01-2006, 01:17 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,919
Posted By rickw51

993 ... by hand. Water squeegie before finishing...

993 ... by hand. Water squeegie before finishing with microfiber towels. This is therapy for me following a week's worth of stress at work. Finishing with a wax job every three months or so is...
Forum: 993 Forum
08-31-2006, 12:32 AM
Replies: 852
Views: 318,075
Posted By rickw51

Jeff ... thanks. The annual fishing trip (this...

Jeff ... thanks. The annual fishing trip (this was year 10) is as anticipated and relished as the annual trip in the 993.

Rick
Forum: 993 Forum
08-29-2006, 02:07 AM
Replies: 852
Views: 318,075
Posted By rickw51

That's me on the right ... brother Pete 2nd from...

That's me on the right ... brother Pete 2nd from left with Monty and John in Alaska back on August 1 ..

Then the car ... after a wax yesterday and with new H&R's and Bilsteins.
Forum: 993 Forum
08-14-2006, 04:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,860
Posted By rickw51

+/-80% for me too ... just turned 64000 miles...

+/-80% for me too ... just turned 64000 miles yesterday.
Forum: 993 Forum
08-05-2006, 10:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 916
Posted By rickw51

Mine came loose about two months back and was...

Mine came loose about two months back and was badly freyed ... so I replaced it. A royal pain in the rear, but it is done. I wouldn't have done it if the condition was good and not leaking in our...
Forum: 993 Forum
07-27-2006, 01:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 422
Posted By rickw51

I got mine at Performance. Bilsteins from...

I got mine at Performance. Bilsteins from Shox.com. Car came back today ... looks beautiful and rides great. Will post before and after photos following my return from Alaska next week ... packing...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-25-2006, 02:44 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,853
Posted By rickw51

No PPI on mine. I bought it from a broker in...

No PPI on mine. I bought it from a broker in Salem, OR. Stopped in on my way back from S. Oregon on business, drove it, put it on his lift and inspected it myself (I am not an expert in any way,...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-09-2006, 04:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,031
Posted By rickw51

It is tough for me to read all of the 'tude in...

It is tough for me to read all of the 'tude in the responses. I've been driving full size pickups and suv's for over 30 years and have only had experience (in 1978) when I hit a car (one of my...
Forum: 993 Forum
04-21-2006, 04:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,242
Posted By rickw51

I just put a new one in on Tuesday. Last Sunday...

I just put a new one in on Tuesday. Last Sunday morning I dropped my wife at the Portland airport to catch a flight. After off loading her and her bags, I sat there unable to start the car (crank,...
Forum: 993 Forum
04-21-2006, 04:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 833
Posted By rickw51

Ty ... I do mine with Jacks, but if you have a...

Ty ... I do mine with Jacks, but if you have a friend with a lift ....

Polver ... my tight filter trick is to take a rubber glove (one of those I wear to keep as much of the mess off of me as...
Forum: 993 Forum
04-21-2006, 01:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 833
Posted By rickw51

Time is correct. For this old guy, the second...

Time is correct. For this old guy, the second time (for me, two nights ago) took about 2.5 hours under supervision by the dog. It sure is satisfying when complete. Also did the transmission last...
Forum: 993 Forum
04-21-2006, 01:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 392
Posted By rickw51

I just changed mine two nights ago with parts...

I just changed mine two nights ago with parts from Sunset ... same numbers except for the o-ring. Everything went without a hitch.
Forum: 993 Forum
04-18-2006, 02:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 779
Posted By rickw51

Good stuff. I did my first oil change last...

Good stuff. I did my first oil change last September. Tomorrow I'll stop at Sunset for filters etc for the next one, will do the tranny for the first time, fuel filter for the first time, and...
Forum: 993 Forum
03-27-2006, 01:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,148
Posted By rickw51

Nothing wrong with "bone stock" ... that's the...

Nothing wrong with "bone stock" ... that's the way mine is. Nothing wrong with "mods" either. Just a matter of personal preference. One of the nicest things about the Porsche is that straight off...
Forum: 993 Forum
02-15-2006, 02:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 416
Posted By rickw51

Many thanks. BTW ... Valentines Day to my wife...

Many thanks. BTW ... Valentines Day to my wife ... she had the car all day. Big grin on her face this evening.

Rick
Forum: 993 Forum
02-14-2006, 06:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 416
Posted By rickw51

Sixty thousand mile service

I only change the oil and brake pads on my 96 Carrera and rely for anything else to be done by a local shop. The car is due for its 60K service. I am looking for a list of things to be done during...
Forum: 993 Forum
12-17-2005, 08:30 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,959
Posted By rickw51

An interesting thread .. I was taught and have...

An interesting thread .. I was taught and have done so in every manual transmission auto I've owned or driven the technique of neutral at stops with feet off the pedals and parking brake engaged. I...
Forum: 964 Forum
10-31-2005, 01:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 425
Posted By rickw51

Thanks for the replies. Food for thought.

Thanks for the replies. Food for thought.
Forum: 964 Forum
10-30-2005, 06:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 425
Posted By rickw51

question on tire sizes

I have an 89 C4 with 17 x 7 inch front rims with 215/45/17 tires on presently. I would like to use Michelin Pilot ps2's which only come in 225/55/17. Has any one tried this size and or this tire?
Forum: 993 Forum
10-18-2005, 04:49 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,203
Posted By rickw51

Not many people ask this question of me, but when...

Not many people ask this question of me, but when asked I tell them I drive the Explorer to, from, and at work (company rig) and a Porsche on my own time. That answer raises questions about my work...
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