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Forum: 997 Forum
05-19-2019, 06:37 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,567
Posted By Milo2361

My 80 SC was my first real sports car experience....

My 80 SC was my first real sports car experience.

Growing up, my dad, brother and I worked on my brothers truck for about 6 years on weekends(he was in high school, I was 4 years behind, a little...
Forum: 997 Forum
05-18-2019, 04:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,004
Posted By Milo2361

Not sure how one with as low of miles as the one...

Not sure how one with as low of miles as the one he's looking at has the suspension problems being described. My 997.1 Carrera has 80k on the suspension and its a LITTLE soft, but not really awful....
Forum: 997 Forum
05-16-2019, 11:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,004
Posted By Milo2361

I've been toying with the idea of upgrading from...

I've been toying with the idea of upgrading from my 997.1 to a 991.1 - I think I disagree with you on the 991. It definitely still holds true to the 911 design (to me), far more than the 996. Even...
Forum: 997 Forum
05-12-2019, 11:05 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 966,670
Posted By Milo2361

Widebody offsets or spacers? planning on...

Widebody offsets or spacers? planning on ordering some of these at the end of summer! looking at widebody offset - just don't feel like dealing with spacers.
Forum: 997 Forum
05-07-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,165
Posted By Milo2361

I see the point - we do push our cars to the...

I see the point - we do push our cars to the limit more than 95% of Corolla owners, a possible reason why Toyota's warranty is(slightly) better - 60 mo/60k mi powertrain from a quick google search....
Forum: 997 Forum
05-05-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By Milo2361

Had the part shipped out to my parents (where the...

Had the part shipped out to my parents (where the car's at while I'm out on deployment). No fit for that bolt. super frustrating! any other ideas?
Forum: 997 Forum
05-05-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,165
Posted By Milo2361

I'd agree, the two Porsches I've owned have been...

I'd agree, the two Porsches I've owned have been extremely reliable compared to other stuff I've had - my 80 SC ran almost 100k mi under my ownership and the only thing I replaced was the old CIS...
Forum: 997 Forum
05-01-2019, 01:34 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,226
Posted By Milo2361

I sold my SC about 3 years back at ~180,000mi,...

I sold my SC about 3 years back at ~180,000mi, still in top (mechanical) shape - 150k mi leakdown/compression showed near new numbers (~3% per cyl leakdown, lowest compression was 6psi below max, 174...
Forum: 997 Forum
04-29-2019, 03:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By Milo2361

When I lived in Western NE and needed something...

When I lived in Western NE and needed something done for my air cooled, I went to Euroservice in downtown Denver a few time. Dunno if they're still around/still good but never had a bad experience...
Forum: 997 Forum
03-31-2019, 11:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,858
Posted By Milo2361

Engine was rebuilt by Vision last year - but if...

Engine was rebuilt by Vision last year - but if it happens again i'll definitely look into them!
Forum: 997 Forum
03-31-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,858
Posted By Milo2361

Honestly, no clue how it actually broke. and so...

Honestly, no clue how it actually broke. and so far just a street car - but I plan on doing a couple of track days a year in the future.

bought the car with 50k miles, picked it up for what seemed...
Forum: 997 Forum
03-30-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,858
Posted By Milo2361

I had Vision Motorsports in Cali do mine (kept it...

I had Vision Motorsports in Cali do mine (kept it 3.6) when my crankshaft broke. they've been at it for decades. - IMS upgrade, knife edged crank, ported&polished heads, more oil capacity, among...
Forum: 997 Forum
03-28-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 8,158
Posted By Milo2361

I really like the amazon ones (Vipmotoz). seems...

I really like the amazon ones (Vipmotoz). seems to put more emphasis on the red light bar and not have so much chrome for the turn signals, brake lights, etc. probably gonna go for some when I'm...
Forum: 997 Forum
03-28-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By Milo2361

Awesome! i'll give that one a try!

Awesome! i'll give that one a try!
Forum: 997 Forum
03-26-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By Milo2361

Seat mounting bolt question

Hello, I've got standard seats in my 997.1, just the backrest tilt is electric, and it has the hand pump to raise/lower seat height. My passenger side is missing one of the bolts, appears to be one...
Forum: 997 Forum
03-16-2019, 04:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,154
Posted By Milo2361

I'm definitely not an expert, but I do love the...

I'm definitely not an expert, but I do love the way mine sounds. I've got Borla headers(discontinued), AWE cats (crossover type, no X-Pipe) and Borla mufflers(discontinued). In my opinion it sounds...
Forum: 997 Forum
03-08-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 688
Posted By Milo2361

I do believe the Bose system is harder to...

I do believe the Bose system is harder to integrate- the fiber optic connections that it utilizes I don't think work as a direct hookup to the AVIC system (maybe a newer AVIC, like the 8200NEX may be...
Forum: 997 Forum
03-08-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 688
Posted By Milo2361

I had a professional shop do a Pioneer AVIC...

I had a professional shop do a Pioneer AVIC 5200NEX unit in my 997.1 non bose. sleek touch screen with 5 buttons on one side, silver trim matched the silver trim in the car perfectly. looks amazing,...
Forum: 997 Forum
03-04-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,534
Posted By Milo2361

Really like that rear diffuser. What brand? ...

Really like that rear diffuser. What brand?

Edit: And the fogs/ tails. that's exactly what i'm looking for! lol GLWS very nice car!
Forum: 997 Forum
03-04-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 389
Views: 40,978
Posted By Milo2361

07 base carrera, atlas grey metallic. Shortly...

07 base carrera, atlas grey metallic. Shortly after I bought it in 2016 The pic makes it look kind of blue....
Forum: 997 Forum
03-04-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,237
Posted By Milo2361

I'm pretty satisfied with my base 997.1 with a...

I'm pretty satisfied with my base 997.1 with a rebuilt better than stock 3.6 from Vision motorsports. Long story short I was dumb and didn't get a PPI(never again). 20,000mi down the road I snapped...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-24-2019, 06:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By Milo2361

Same thing happened to mine - fortunately the...

Same thing happened to mine - fortunately the issue happened on my way to getting a blown front speaker replaced shortly after, and the guy doing the speaker used a heavy duty Zip Tie to hold back...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-19-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,688
Posted By Milo2361

To adjust the rear dampening do you have to...

To adjust the rear dampening do you have to remove the back carpet to get to the knob or do they sell an extender device like the Ohlins setups I've seen? Pretty sure I'm going with BC based on...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-18-2019, 11:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,951
Posted By Milo2361

I don't have the X-pipe, but AWE 200cell cats...

I don't have the X-pipe, but AWE 200cell cats (crossover style, like stock). posts #26 and #30 in this thread are how mine sound (Borla headers + Awe Cats + Borla Mufflers). not sure how much...
Forum: 997 Forum
02-18-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,644
Posted By Milo2361

I don't have one sitting around, but for some...

I don't have one sitting around, but for some peace of mind, the fit for my 997.1 was literally perfect. After a minor fender bender, my local body shop also resprayed the front bumper and actually...
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