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10-04-2016, 09:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By jsmirand

Thank you all and Pedros Garage for the guidance,...

Thank you all and Pedros Garage for the guidance, my ignition switch failed, I ordered two replacement parts (so now I have a spare), and was able to replace resulting in my car running and starting...
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04-24-2015, 10:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,097
Posted By jsmirand

Michelin PS2 side wall failure

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Tire failure

Was city driving around 40 MPH when I had a flat on my 18...
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02-06-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,087
Posted By jsmirand

It's funny to me, when I take my Honda to the...

It's funny to me, when I take my Honda to the dealership at 8am, I get the 10am call from the service advisor with the summary of things we are looking at, and he is almost apologetic and hesitant...
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01-20-2012, 07:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,015
Posted By jsmirand

That will be lots of fun in New Zealand's...

That will be lots of fun in New Zealand's beautiful country side roads! A few years back I drove around several parts of the South Island (a rental car) and loved the roads down there.

My car...
Forum: 996 Forum
12-10-2011, 07:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 504
Posted By jsmirand

Beautiful car! I enjoy my cab around Tucson,...

Beautiful car! I enjoy my cab around Tucson, especially during Winter, from the landscaping, it looks like you are in the SW too?
Forum: 996 Forum
09-21-2011, 12:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,116
Posted By jsmirand

I am officially making the declaration that the...

I am officially making the declaration that the battery will not be replaced until 2012, and that my car has heard this challenge, and has thus far signaled that it will respond accordingly, and in...
Forum: 996 Forum
09-20-2011, 05:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,116
Posted By jsmirand

I am happy to report that after driving it...

I am happy to report that after driving it throughout Saturday, it starts right up since. The fix in this case, was to drive it!
Forum: 996 Forum
09-17-2011, 08:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,116
Posted By jsmirand

Good eye, it was taken heading North from Globe...

Good eye, it was taken heading North from Globe just south of Show Low so headed in that direction.

I am going to look into a new battery but for the moment, today's drive seems to have helped,...
Forum: 996 Forum
09-17-2011, 05:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,116
Posted By jsmirand

2003 C4 starter cranking slow... @$!#! What to DO!?

Starting this week, the cranking was getting slower and slower. Is it the battery? The starter? The alternator? An electrical gremlin?

Or was it that I was slammed this month, travelled the...
Forum: 996 Forum
07-13-2011, 01:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 870
Posted By jsmirand

Safelite replaced my Porsche's window earlier...

Safelite replaced my Porsche's window earlier this year (and MB E350) and they did a very good job on both.
Forum: 996 Forum
05-19-2011, 05:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 365
Posted By jsmirand

Before swapping equipment, you may want to double...

Before swapping equipment, you may want to double check the fuses by the drivers foot, swap a spare make sure there isn't a loose contact.
Forum: 997 Forum
05-11-2011, 12:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,328
Posted By jsmirand

My trunk lid strut was getting weak, I ordered a...

My trunk lid strut was getting weak, I ordered a Porsche OEM strut for about $30 and installed it in 2 minutes. $550? Looks like the dealer is sticking it to PNA.
Forum: 996 Forum
04-17-2011, 02:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,937
Posted By jsmirand

http://www.weirdlyodd.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/...

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Forum: 996 Forum
04-16-2011, 11:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,437
Posted By jsmirand

I run the car to full temp, turn off, park and...

I run the car to full temp, turn off, park and check about 10-15 minutes later as I have always done in the past... And check the electronic gauge on the dash... Until now it was all bars high, now 3...
Forum: 996 Forum
04-16-2011, 10:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,437
Posted By jsmirand

Smile Porsche dealer oil change, three bars low, bad?

My 2003 C4 cab got the 30k Porsche dealer visit, which included oil & lube. The electronic display shows the oil 3 bars low from the top, but well within the range of normal. Traditionally, my...
Forum: 997 Forum
04-14-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 574
Posted By jsmirand

disconnect, scrub the contacts, make sure they...

disconnect, scrub the contacts, make sure they are clean, re-tighten. I once had this problem (with an older car), contact appeared generally clean, but wasn't.
Forum: 996 Forum
04-06-2011, 11:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,159
Posted By jsmirand

I like my 2003 C4 Cab stock too, and do my best...

I like my 2003 C4 Cab stock too, and do my best to keep it looking good.

The only thing I have done recently is order new Lloyd floor mats, which for about $80, gives the car a newer look when...
Forum: 997 Forum
03-24-2011, 01:54 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,792
Posted By jsmirand

lol, to continue the analogy of Porsche owners...

lol, to continue the analogy of Porsche owners critiquing top of the line Porsche owners: Like the business class passenger looking at the few in first class 7 foot beds with disdain. Of course, in...
Forum: 997 Forum
03-15-2011, 01:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,982
Posted By jsmirand

I have encountered more positive than negative...

I have encountered more positive than negative reactions but when receiving the infrequent negative experience I focus on my enjoyment of the car. As for achieving success earlier in life through...
Forum: 996 Forum
02-24-2011, 11:02 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,984
Posted By jsmirand

A beer would be good sometime, My wife and I live...

A beer would be good sometime, My wife and I live in Oro Valley, are you far from say La Encantada for a beer at North?
Forum: 996 Forum
02-24-2011, 06:21 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,984
Posted By jsmirand

On Mt. Lemmon, Tucson and in the garage ...

On Mt. Lemmon, Tucson and in the garage

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Forum: 996 Forum
02-22-2011, 12:27 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,329
Posted By jsmirand

I would suggest avatar pictures like that can...

I would suggest avatar pictures like that can waive the requirement of the obligatory p-car pic.
Forum: 996 Forum
02-22-2011, 12:22 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,577
Posted By jsmirand

I understand the hardship of watching a loved one...

I understand the hardship of watching a loved one going through chemo. I hope your daughter has a very long remission and that she doesn't have to experience this type of therapy again. Enjoy your...
Forum: 996 Forum
02-19-2011, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,971
Posted By jsmirand

Thank you for sharing! I have great memories of...

Thank you for sharing! I have great memories of my visits to New Zealand, and only wish I would have had a Porsche to drive along the beautiful country highways instead of my Hertz rental!
Forum: 996 Forum
02-16-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 455
Posted By jsmirand

If you like engine Sound

Ok so its a Ferrari sound, but I thought some folks here might like this commercial from Shell in Europe where various vintage and new Ferrari's were flown around the world and run in the streets of...
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