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Forum: 993 Forum
06-20-2016, 02:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,058
Posted By Toga

Thanks for your opinions and guidance guys. ...

Thanks for your opinions and guidance guys.
After a chat with a tire specialist, we agreed that the perfect system doesn't exist yet. ABS systems base the detection on the different of tire diameter...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-17-2016, 03:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,058
Posted By Toga

Thanks for your answers. NYC 993, that exactly...

Thanks for your answers.
NYC 993, that exactly what I want to anticipate.
600RR, thanks for the link. Are you using that one? is htere a battery in each sensor?
Forum: 993 Forum
06-16-2016, 04:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,058
Posted By Toga

After market TPMS anyone?

Hi guys, "long time no see"!

I still have my 993 4S with my carbon wheels. After a puncture, I was lucky enough that I didn't damage them, but I'm seriously thinking of installing a tire pressure...
Forum: 993 Forum
12-13-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

Good evening gentlemen, yesterday was a...

Good evening gentlemen,

yesterday was a "very" rainy day in my area. As it was the third one, I though that the roads would be free of salt, and I decided it was time for a test run and a...
Forum: 993 Forum
11-13-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,080
Posted By Toga

Learning the hard way! But I fully understand...

Learning the hard way! But I fully understand your point.
Even if 4 professionals are within a range of a few miles, I too, do all I can on my car, and I'm sure she's in much better condition than...
Forum: 993 Forum
11-12-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

last update on my progresses: I sprayed some...

last update on my progresses:

I sprayed some quantity of heavy duty anti rust wax in the cavity. And just to confirm that there was wax everywhere, the aft drain started to drip
...
Forum: 993 Forum
10-21-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

Gracias espanolie! at the end I'll post some pics...

Gracias espanolie! at the end I'll post some pics of how I found the inside floor at the very beginning of the story while water stood there for... ...ages! Not for the faint hearted :-)
Forum: 993 Forum
10-21-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

Hi GC, thanks for that input. I've been as far...

Hi GC,
thanks for that input. I've been as far as I could in the cavity, and everything looks normal. But the whole floor as been treated yet from inside and under the car, so this might have solved...
Forum: 993 Forum
10-19-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

Ok guys some update on my situation. After...

Ok guys some update on my situation.
After inspecting the area as shown on posts before, I decided to go for a treatment on both sides. The most difficult one to reach being inside that cavity....
Forum: 993 Forum
10-19-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

I don't know how to deal with acid, but yes I...

I don't know how to deal with acid, but yes I would go for a complete clean up to bear metal, than rust killer, epoxy primer and painting of the the damaged area + some inches around just to be sure...
Forum: 993 Forum
10-02-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

k722070, I'm not eager to seal that drain. My...

k722070, I'm not eager to seal that drain. My preference would be to solve the problem as follow: removing the heater tube to have access to the cavity shown on my video and sealing with 3M along the...
Forum: 993 Forum
10-01-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,068
Posted By Toga

Very nice! Thanks for sharing.

Very nice! Thanks for sharing.
Forum: 993 Forum
10-01-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

Hi all, I'm coming back with the results of my...

Hi all, I'm coming back with the results of my investigations. First, I bought a mini videoscope to be able to visit the inside of the compartment accessible by the hole in the front left wheel arch....
Forum: 993 Forum
09-30-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,238
Posted By Toga

Hi zooming 993. Do not hesitate, go for it! I...

Hi zooming 993. Do not hesitate, go for it! I wrote the write up Mike pointed out ( tks Mike!) While doing the job. It was my first time with no lift. Rennlist was my "psychological support"! This...
Forum: 993 Forum
09-29-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 469
Views: 120,115
Posted By Toga

Wow!! Thank you so much for such a kind offer! I...

Wow!! Thank you so much for such a kind offer! I live only 2 hours from the ring, between Brussels and LiŔge. I would make the up & down just to see the car, so imagine with such a proposition ...
Forum: 993 Forum
09-23-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 469
Views: 120,115
Posted By Toga

What a thread! I read it on one pass by this...

What a thread! I read it on one pass by this rainy afternoon in Corsica, and I'm really impressed. Congratulations to the 9M team, the owner, ... and the Norschleiffe track designer :)
And to...
Forum: 993 Forum
09-22-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,031
Posted By Toga

I would just add, if you have the opportunity, go...

I would just add, if you have the opportunity, go first as passenger with someone who knows the track; You'll enjoy that for sure, and it will help you stay humble while you bring your own car (or...
Forum: 993 Forum
09-19-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,987
Posted By Toga

As all "steering rack specialists" are grouped on...

As all "steering rack specialists" are grouped on this thread, may I ask a question slightly out of topic?
I have somewhere in my memory that the 964 steering rack was a bit more direct (different...
Forum: 993 Forum
09-18-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

Thanks everyone for your helpful comments ! When...

Thanks everyone for your helpful comments ! When I posted this thread, I knew there were some water problems with 993s, but I was far to imagine this thread would be seen more than 1300 times in just...
Forum: 993 Forum
09-17-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

I checked in the workshop manual to try to find...

I checked in the workshop manual to try to find an answer to why those openings, or at least to try to understand how those parts are fitted together, but it's not really helping :-(
The thing is...
Forum: 993 Forum
09-16-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

Not sure really. It has now 152.000km so about...

Not sure really. It has now 152.000km so about 95000 mi. It had about the half when I bought it from a Porsche specialist. The first owner was a Porsche Zuffenhausen employee. This could mean driven...
Forum: 993 Forum
09-15-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

pm sent. Thanks

pm sent. Thanks
Forum: 993 Forum
09-15-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

Thanks for your comments. that's exactly it...

Thanks for your comments.

that's exactly it deekay911 and k.
I'm back from a Porsche approved body shop. What they say is that under sill area is sprayed by water as soon as the road is wet, even...
Forum: 993 Forum
09-15-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

until.... after a very rainy drive in Germany, I...

until.... after a very rainy drive in Germany, I checked the floor... soaking wet!!!!
So the origin of the problem was still not cured. But this time it was much easier to trace, and after half an...
Forum: 993 Forum
09-15-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,143
Posted By Toga

So while I was there, I googled lots of key words...

So while I was there, I googled lots of key words with rust 993 etc.., used advises from friends and forums to find hidden rust all over the car:

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