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06-30-2019, 08:49 PM
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Posted By Seattle 993

If you like your car, I wouldn’t drive until I...

If you like your car, I wouldn’t drive until I took care of this. I have LR lines, rubber with sheaths, because stainless steel is a heat sink and harder to detect leaks. Didn’t make any sense. ...
06-24-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 514
Posted By Seattle 993

I’ll take them V2. PM’d.

I’ll take them V2. PM’d.
Forum: 993 Forum
06-23-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,368
Posted By Seattle 993

This is a really helpful reminder post. I used to...

This is a really helpful reminder post. I used to ride a motorcycle for a couple of years (long ago - gave it up when I thought about personal safety ��) but I retained the “ride paranoid” mentality...
06-23-2019, 04:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 493
Posted By Seattle 993

I remove the electric fans to provide more room...

I remove the electric fans to provide more room for a gear puller. 6 bolts hold the fan to the radiator and 2 connectors to the fan (I have a turbo yours might be slightly different). A gear puller...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-22-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 626
Posted By Seattle 993

The suspension is very firm and tight so I think...

The suspension is very firm and tight so I think I’ll stay with it. Really just the drop links and maybe ROW 030 springs.
Forum: 993 Forum
06-22-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 626
Posted By Seattle 993

Front drop link recommendations

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Beautiful summer day in Washington state...
06-20-2019, 09:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By Seattle 993

Chapman, check out Lindsey racing Venturi delete...

Chapman, check out Lindsey racing Venturi delete kit. Hoses can be replaced easily on the metal hoses. I chose to just replace the hoses, kept it stock to the cycling valve. If you go with manual...
06-14-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,707
Posted By Seattle 993

Dwane, when Porsche made the 1988.5 turbo S...

Dwane, when Porsche made the 1988.5 turbo S (1,000 of these worldwide) and followed up with 1 year of the 1989 turbo (at which point all production ceased) they were the 944 turbo cup car that...
06-13-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,110
Posted By Seattle 993

That car has a rebuilt title which means it was...

That car has a rebuilt title which means it was totaled by an insurance company. Could be the paint is good because it’s been painted. There is something wrong with the car, it is not just a fuel...
06-13-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 825
Posted By Seattle 993

Hi there. I am a long time owner of a 1988 944...

Hi there. I am a long time owner of a 1988 944 turbo S (27 years). I agree that a NA 944 priced at 8K may be high...it would need to be in really good shape. The calipers may need to be rebuilt...
06-12-2019, 02:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,249
Posted By Seattle 993

Hi MikeMike, I’m a longtime 944 turbo S owner (27...

Hi MikeMike, I’m a longtime 944 turbo S owner (27 years). This car doesn’t look like a 60,000 mile vehicle - please be careful. Odometers are known to break (people attempt to reset the trip...
06-11-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,707
Posted By Seattle 993

I’ve had a 952 (1988 turbo S) for 27 years and I...

I’ve had a 952 (1988 turbo S) for 27 years and I can tell you that they have unappreciated for 26 years - until last year it seems. Now, it is rare enough that even the kids take notice - one asked...
06-09-2019, 11:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,295
Posted By Seattle 993

Very cool. How about printing the air box?

Very cool. How about printing the air box?
06-01-2019, 12:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,099
Posted By Seattle 993

Passed emissions with good numbers 2 years ago...

Passed emissions with good numbers 2 years ago and in WA state a 30 year old car is exempt from emissions checks. So, not sure I’d have it checked again.

my thoughts were exactly that it’s a 30...
05-31-2019, 03:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,099
Posted By Seattle 993

Hey guys, the engine performed well. I actually...

Hey guys, the engine performed well. I actually just needed to replace the oil pan gasket (leaking at the right rear near the exhaust) and it was time for a front reseal, belts, rollers so by the...
05-30-2019, 11:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,099
Posted By Seattle 993

Should I replace a headgasket

Hey all, I have a perfectly sound head gasket, 156k on the engine. It’s original. Just finishing up engine reseal, oil pan gasket, rod bearings, motor mounts, etc. and you know, while your in there...
05-19-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,692
Posted By Seattle 993

Looks like you’ll need to drill them out. Ouch. ...

Looks like you’ll need to drill them out. Ouch.

Anyone know now if I can install the cross over pipe before I install the cross member? Clark’s garage lists the order as cross member then cross...
05-19-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,692
Posted By Seattle 993

Hey Mike, tip for you (ask me how I know). When...

Hey Mike, tip for you (ask me how I know). When you reinstall the turbo to the exhaust system and heat shields, especially the one near the AOS and that black support that connects to the intake,...
05-19-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By Seattle 993

Wow, that was fast! The advantage of stocking...

Wow, that was fast! The advantage of stocking parts. I used curil t on the outer diameter of seals and oil on the inside diameter and they slide right in. Curil t is non hardening (wipes clean...
05-19-2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 843
Posted By Seattle 993

Humboldtgrin, yes thanks for the reminder. I’m on...

Humboldtgrin, yes thanks for the reminder. I’m on my second set of fuel lines from lindseyracing, forgot about those. And the jumper at the fuel damper/rail replaced also. Was thinking about fuel...
05-18-2019, 06:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By Seattle 993

I’d do a total front engine reseal while you’re...

I’d do a total front engine reseal while you’re in that far, maybe with the exception of the camshaft if it’s dry. Pretty simple to do.

in my case, the dealer sealed the lower balance shaft...
05-18-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 843
Posted By Seattle 993

Ried, I totally agree. No mods, other than the...

Ried, I totally agree. No mods, other than the Rogue A tune and 3 bar FPR. I still have the stock DME chip, KLR remains stock. Totally reversible. I just think it runs better with the A-tune. It’s...
05-17-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,692
Posted By Seattle 993

Ha, that looks like where I am also. Just...

Ha, that looks like where I am also. Just installed the AOS and turbo but that bolt that connects the exhaust flange to the block, which goes through a metal support that connects to the intake...
05-12-2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 843
Posted By Seattle 993

1988 Turbo S - opinion of value

I have a 1988 turbo S and have owned it since 1991, initially owned by a family member of Circle Porsche in Southern California. No accidents, and I’ve taken great care of it for the last 27 years...
05-11-2019, 12:53 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,692
Posted By Seattle 993

Having just done it I think I’d opt for pulling...

Having just done it I think I’d opt for pulling the turbo. I’ve literally taken almost all the accessories off the block without a broken bolt or stripped head. I may have gotten lucky on a 30 year...
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