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Forum: 993 Forum
06-11-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,766
Posted By ed devinney

It's only because of this thread that I looked at...

It's only because of this thread that I looked at center stop light regulations. They weren't required at all in the EU until 1998, but were required in the US, CA, AU and NZ long before the launch...
06-09-2019, 02:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 741
Posted By ed devinney

I hope so, too - if anyone's considering making a...

I hope so, too - if anyone's considering making a track car out of a nice stock turbo S I'd consider a trade.
Forum: 993 Forum
06-08-2019, 10:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 690
Posted By ed devinney

I agree with chsu74, it's safe to start the car....

I agree with chsu74, it's safe to start the car. If it runs ok (and it probably will), drive it gently and when there's some room in the tank do as NC_TRACKRAT says and start adding fresh gas.

I...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-07-2019, 09:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,885
Posted By ed devinney

Not even a big pita without a scissor lift. Check...

Not even a big pita without a scissor lift. Check out the multitude of threads here and the DIYs that are around, make sure you have a big enough oil drain pan, order up the parts and have at it.
Forum: 993 Forum
06-07-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,479
Posted By ed devinney

That's not the same mount - maybe Rennlibe has...

That's not the same mount - maybe Rennlibe has changed it over time? I bought mine last winter, it fits like 95_993's and absolutely won't fit up higher.
Forum: 993 Forum
06-07-2019, 07:36 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,479
Posted By ed devinney

I think that would be tough. There isn't very...

I think that would be tough. There isn't very much room between the clock bezel and the dash to allow space for a mounting boss.
Forum: 993 Forum
05-31-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 1,479
Views: 197,323
Posted By ed devinney

Got back behind the wheel after 12 weeks on my...

Got back behind the wheel after 12 weeks on my lift and 12 weeks at the body shop for a little midlife refresh.
...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-29-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,991
Posted By ed devinney

Chances are good that the radio has line level...

Chances are good that the radio has line level outputs but not RCAs. See here for a pinout diagram of the stock radio:...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-29-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 758
Posted By ed devinney

The lenses are glass, so a solvent-type adhesive...

The lenses are glass, so a solvent-type adhesive may not hold very well. I couldn't find small quantities of urethane windshield adhesive when I did mine and ended up with automotive silicone...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-28-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,214
Posted By ed devinney

Yes, that would be why I made my decision based...

Yes, that would be why I made my decision based on years of lab analysis :to_order:
05-27-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 99
Posted By ed devinney

Performance Friction PF97 race pads 951S, 928S4, 993

NOS set of PF97 track pads for the Big Black/S4 caliper - definitely fits 951 Turbo S, 928S4, 993 C2. These are part number 7700.97.16.45, which have no slot for pad wear indicators but if you're...
05-27-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 741
Posted By ed devinney

944 turbo S track car

TL:DR:

Good: Autothority chip & MAF turbo S, <20k on Tom Stewart rebuild, F 400 lb + double-adjustable konis + camber plates, R 31mm hollow t-bars + koni, F&R 968 M030 bars, 16x8 phone dials,...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-27-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,214
Posted By ed devinney

Opinions vary, as do conditions, but here's some...

Opinions vary, as do conditions, but here's some data.

I've used mobil 1 in my 993 and 951 forever, and usually have it analyzed at Blackstone when changed. The 993 is street driven only, and not...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-25-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,702
Posted By ed devinney

Exactly my point - standouts made in small(ish)...

Exactly my point - standouts made in small(ish) quantities will stand out for a long time. Mass-produced cars including the regular 911 series, as nice as they are and as much as we like them,...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-25-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,702
Posted By ed devinney

In 20 years, the newest air-cooled 911 will be 40...

In 20 years, the newest air-cooled 911 will be 40 years old. Even if we haven't moved to an autonomous, electric fleet, very few people will be daily-driving these cars, so parts supply may actually...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-17-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 985
Posted By ed devinney

If you don't want to go ducts, take the time to...

If you don't want to go ducts, take the time to R&R the glass and paint the inside of the housing chrome silver. Simple job with lots of diy help here, looks great when you're done.
Forum: 993 Forum
05-16-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,878
Posted By ed devinney

Any chance the chunks are rocker bushing bits?

Any chance the chunks are rocker bushing bits?
Forum: 993 Forum
05-14-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,479
Posted By ed devinney

You are correct, the glue will leave marks. The...

You are correct, the glue will leave marks. The Rennline mount mentioned in this thread doesn't use glue.
Forum: 993 Forum
05-13-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 651
Posted By ed devinney

They're probably not *better*, but I've had no...

They're probably not *better*, but I've had no problem with 6-8 sets of Zimmermans on both 993 and 951 track car. Hit the hub and edge with some paint and they'll stay nicer looking for a bit longer...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-12-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 898
Posted By ed devinney

For the manufacturer, a prepackaged kit would...

For the manufacturer, a prepackaged kit would make logistics more complex - look at how many different cars can use certain parts in your list. Without a kit, the manufacturer can stock minimal...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-12-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,158
Posted By ed devinney

Well done, congratulations! That first...

Well done, congratulations!

That first start-up is pretty fun, eh?
Forum: 993 Forum
05-06-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 878
Posted By ed devinney

I did most everything on your list, and some...

I did most everything on your list, and some more, but I dropped the engine myself and did the WYIT because it was a lot easier than doing the inevitable work with the engine in the car. Unless your...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-04-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,578
Posted By ed devinney

Consider the short shifter. I'm not a short-shift...

Consider the short shifter. I'm not a short-shift kind of guy, but it isn't too short and does work well with the goldenrod to improve the shifting experience.

Sounds like the LWF would fit your...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-03-2019, 11:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,578
Posted By ed devinney

I've had a LWF in my 96 (street car) for about...

I've had a LWF in my 96 (street car) for about 50k miles. I generally agree with WRXdriver - it can be fun part of a modded car, but may not fit what you want the car to be. My car is modded but is a...
Forum: 993 Forum
04-28-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 895
Posted By ed devinney

Don't worry too much about a used muffler. There...

Don't worry too much about a used muffler. There is very little that can go wrong with 993 mufflers, other than crash damage. They are made of heavy stainless steel and don't rust (much). My own car...
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