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Forum: 997 Forum
Today, 05:15 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 17,125
Posted By shyamvenky

Thanks for the tip about filing the bolt-holes in...

Thanks for the tip about filing the bolt-holes in the hinges. I vaguely remember reading about this quite a while back (possibly your old posts :) )
Between the 2 bolt-holes in the hinge, there is a...
Forum: 997 Forum
Today, 05:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,586
Posted By shyamvenky

Circling back from my previous post more than a...

Circling back from my previous post more than a year ago..
The Toyo Proxes 4 Plus tires were ok throughout the summer. Again, I didn't push the car anywhere, so wasn't disappointed.
Come late fall,...
Forum: 997 Forum
Today, 04:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 333
Posted By shyamvenky

I've done that sooooooooo many times during my...

I've done that sooooooooo many times during my quest to retain steering controls. For about 2 months, I drove the car without the side panels for the center console, of which several days were...
Forum: 997 Forum
Yesterday, 09:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 333
Posted By shyamvenky

I've the Seicane module that I briefly used on my...

I've the Seicane module that I briefly used on my car before switching to one supplied by Connects2 (my guess is that they're both the same, at least going by the prices).
I've had no issues so far,...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-15-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 17,125
Posted By shyamvenky

Let me explore how adjustable the hinge is. As...

Let me explore how adjustable the hinge is. As far as panel gaps are concerned, we have nice-sized gaps all through the car, so that's fine :)

Unfortunately, my spoiler was a local pickup, not...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-13-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 17,125
Posted By shyamvenky

Thanks for the tip. I will explore that as well....

Thanks for the tip. I will explore that as well. But my main concern is still that the top edge rubs against brake light panel. Ideally I'd like to move the mounting holes of the decklid, but that's...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-12-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 983
Posted By shyamvenky

If you choose this HU, then you are at their...

If you choose this HU, then you are at their mercy for features and updates for maps or file formats etc.
The OS being Android, maybe you will need to side-load apps yourself => which might be...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-11-2019, 09:05 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 17,125
Posted By shyamvenky

So I finally took the ducktail from the box in...

So I finally took the ducktail from the box in the garage and did a quick test-fit.
Disconnecting the decklid harness was a pain, until I figured out how to do it right....
Forum: 997 Forum
07-11-2019, 08:55 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 48,135
Posted By shyamvenky

Were the fuses messed around with when tapping...

Were the fuses messed around with when tapping for switched power for the HU/modules? The fuse panel cover should tell you which fuse corresponds to ABS etc.
Or you can find the details online as...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-11-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 192
Posted By shyamvenky

Got the harness unplugged. Great thanks to a...

Got the harness unplugged. Great thanks to a video I stumbled upon YouTube when I searched by the connector type.
You basically compress the 2 plugs, then you "unlock" the latch and the plugs come...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-11-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 192
Posted By shyamvenky

How do I remove the rear decklid harness?

Quite a bit of swearing and shouting done already. I've been trying to disconnect the rear decklid harness (the one that goes into the spoiler for the fan and brake light etc).. so that I can...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-11-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 48,135
Posted By shyamvenky

The MOST module is only does L and R and doesn't...

The MOST module is only does L and R and doesn't have fader control (Front Rear balance).
If you just do LF and RF or RF and RR, then you will only be sending in Fronts (lose bass and lower stuff)...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-10-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 15,001
Posted By shyamvenky

sheesh.. the more updates I see in this thread,...

sheesh.. the more updates I see in this thread, the guiltier I get to see my kit sit on the garage shelf for months! I'll get to it one of these days soon..
Forum: 997 Forum
07-09-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 530
Posted By shyamvenky

I second bgoetz . You are waaaaaaaay overthinking...

I second bgoetz . You are waaaaaaaay overthinking this. You will be mostly in 1st gear for those ramps. PCar has enough torque to not overheat and explode in that window.
If you're thaaaaaaaaat...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-05-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,172
Posted By shyamvenky

You can close the flap enough for it not be...

You can close the flap enough for it not be noticeable immediately. Then again, folks usually don't do much with the parcel shelf in the back often.
If you are careful, you can get away with cutting...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-05-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 645
Posted By shyamvenky

Several folks have used similar meshes for the...

Several folks have used similar meshes for the front air-intake guards. I'm planning the same for my ducktail as well.
In one of the ducktail threads, someone mentioned that they used epoxy to stick...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-03-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 866
Posted By shyamvenky

My RPG ducktail has been sitting on the shelf for...

My RPG ducktail has been sitting on the shelf for a few months.. I will get down to installing it soon,.
The thread that wc11 mentioned is good. But I also looked at several other videos on YouTube...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-01-2019, 02:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,345
Posted By shyamvenky

Rear facing seats might be tricky in a 997. But...

Rear facing seats might be tricky in a 997. But forward facing are not so hard to live with, even as an everyday experience => I've been doing it for more than a year now.
If you still want to...
Forum: 997 Forum
06-30-2019, 12:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 818
Posted By shyamvenky

Bilstein seems to be having a significant backlog...

Bilstein seems to be having a significant backlog for parts since last summer at least.
When I looking for their B12 kit (B8 dampers + Eibach Pro), I was told that there would be a 2 month wait...
Forum: 997 Forum
06-28-2019, 01:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,487
Posted By shyamvenky

I've seen your videos as well :) Quite...

I've seen your videos as well :) Quite informative. Keep them coming and enjoy the car :)
--shyam
Forum: 997 Forum
06-27-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By shyamvenky

You could just do the OEM struts, which are...

You could just do the OEM struts, which are Bilstein B4. For something that's much better, go with Bilstein B6. If you plan on lowering the car at some point, then choose Bilstein B8 (basically B6...
Forum: 997 Forum
06-26-2019, 03:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,691
Posted By shyamvenky

While this amount seems outrageous, Porsche's...

While this amount seems outrageous, Porsche's official info says that 1 litre every 600 miles is still within spec.
The digital gauge in the dash measures around 1 qt for its three or four levels....
Forum: 997 Forum
06-17-2019, 03:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 929
Posted By shyamvenky

I had the steering wheel controls and wanted to...

I had the steering wheel controls and wanted to retain them. After several other kits that claimed to retain the controls failed, I chose the Connects2 kit and everything is fine there.
For a 997.1...
Forum: 997 Forum
06-14-2019, 10:25 PM
Replies: 8,621
Views: 1,236,606
Posted By shyamvenky

Wow! Nice job. I've been wanting to do this for...

Wow! Nice job. I've been wanting to do this for the million chips on my car!
Forum: 997 Forum
06-14-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By shyamvenky

First off.. it's too early to think about winter....

First off.. it's too early to think about winter. Enjoy the summer more while it lasts (at least that's how it is here in the PNW)

I've had 18x8 ET50 and 18x10 ET65 on my 997 (MY02 wheels). My car...
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