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Forum: 997 Forum
07-16-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,259
Posted By ADias

Recorded sounds are hard to evaluate without a...

Recorded sounds are hard to evaluate without a volume reference. It sounds normal to me. You only show the passenger side cylinder-bank; same sound on the driver's side?
Forum: 997 Forum
07-14-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 978
Posted By ADias

Parking brake is the tool to use. 1 - Pull...

Parking brake is the tool to use.

1 - Pull brake up while pressing with your thumb the release button.

2 - Lift the clutch pedal to the engagement point while feathering the throttle to...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-13-2019, 11:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,138
Posted By ADias

Lock it with 2 clicks yielding a long hazards...

Lock it with 2 clicks yielding a long hazards light signal (instead of the normal 2 blips). This way it locks the doors but disables the cabin motion alarm.
Forum: 997 Forum
07-13-2019, 11:25 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 29,699
Posted By ADias

The Golf R is AWD but it is FWD-biased, whereas...

The Golf R is AWD but it is FWD-biased, whereas the 997 C4 is AWD but RWD-biased.
Forum: 997 Forum
07-12-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 29,699
Posted By ADias

Golfs are very different cars (FWD) vs 997s even...

Golfs are very different cars (FWD) vs 997s even a 4WD 997, but great cars nonetheless. I had a lot of fun with gen6 manual Golf 2-door. The R is even a better car.
Forum: 997 Forum
07-11-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,550
Posted By ADias

The DSC will change the damp behavior, but to...

The DSC will change the damp behavior, but to really improve high frequency bump response one needs non-linear springs with a soft top.
Forum: 997 Forum
07-05-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,695
Posted By ADias

Again it's a matter of driver training/skill,...

Again it's a matter of driver training/skill, which can be learned. I suspect the Macan S has very little lag and for a driver who presses the throttle progressively rather than stabbing it, lag will...
Forum: 997 Forum
07-05-2019, 12:14 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,695
Posted By ADias

All Macans are turbos.

All Macans are turbos.
Forum: 997 Forum
07-04-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,695
Posted By ADias

Binary on/off drivers do not feel turbo lag, as...

Binary on/off drivers do not feel turbo lag, as for them it is all or nothing. For analog, smooth drivers, turbo lag is very much real and intrusive. Just ask Walter Rohrl.
Forum: 997 Forum
07-02-2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,394
Posted By ADias

Appropriate tire pressure may vary with compound...

Appropriate tire pressure may vary with compound but it is mostly defined by vehicle mass and tire patch size. It was long determined that for the 997.2 a good street value is 33/37PSI (at 68F)....
Forum: 997 Forum
07-01-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,020
Posted By ADias

UOA would detect gas in the oil in significant...

UOA would detect gas in the oil in significant amounts.
Forum: 997 Forum
06-30-2019, 01:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,999
Posted By ADias

Sorry but the post you refer to relates to the...

Sorry but the post you refer to relates to the PDK pan cover for certain cars (limited series) equipped with PDK, nothing to do with the oil pan cover. And in any case, the OP's car is a 2005 997.1....
Forum: 997 Forum
06-30-2019, 12:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,020
Posted By ADias

I buy Chevron/Shell/Union76 gas and also use...

I buy Chevron/Shell/Union76 gas and also use 4oz/tank of StaBil 360 Ethanol Treatment.
Forum: 997 Forum
06-30-2019, 12:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,999
Posted By ADias

What is the problem? Do you use the correct 8mm...

What is the problem? Do you use the correct 8mm hex bit to untorque the plug, making sure the bit is fully inserted before you rotate the wrench?

Tool size and torque values for 997.2:

Drain...
Forum: 997 Forum
06-29-2019, 11:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 35,002
Posted By ADias

A heavy clutch may also be a failing master...

A heavy clutch may also be a failing master cylinder...
Forum: 997 Forum
06-27-2019, 03:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,717
Posted By ADias

Jan 2016 is correct. But there should be more...

Jan 2016 is correct. But there should be more recent ones. Also it misses some oil types that are A40 approved, like Motul 8100 Xcess 5W40.
...
06-27-2019, 12:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,876
Posted By ADias

Liqui Moly Leichtlauf High Tech 5W40. And for...

Liqui Moly Leichtlauf High Tech 5W40. And for good measure add 1.75 bottles of LM MoS2. The latter is a great solid lubricant to be added to any oil including Motul.
Forum: 997 Forum
06-26-2019, 10:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,717
Posted By ADias

I think that there is a more recent list - 2018...

I think that there is a more recent list - 2018 or 2019.
Forum: 997 Forum
06-24-2019, 04:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,490
Posted By ADias

What are you replacing it with?

What are you replacing it with?
06-23-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 380
Posted By ADias

Bovee 1000 for sale...

No longer available.
06-23-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,600
Posted By ADias

I have a Bovee 1000 for sale. Virtually new in a...

I have a Bovee 1000 for sale. Virtually new in a box; post HERE (https://rennlist.com/forums/987-981-forum/1149142-bovee-1000-for-sale.html#post15927622).
Forum: 997 Forum
06-23-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 642
Posted By ADias

I am selling a virtually new Bovee 1000 - HERE...

I am selling a virtually new Bovee 1000 - HERE (https://rennlist.com/forums/997-forum/1149037-bovee-1000-for-sale.html).
Forum: 997 Forum
06-23-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,697
Posted By ADias

Scope your cylinders - from the top and bottom.

Scope your cylinders - from the top and bottom.
Forum: 997 Forum
06-22-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 382
Posted By ADias

Bovee 1000 for sale

No longer available.
Forum: 997 Forum
06-22-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,443
Posted By ADias

You will need to shim them instead to meet the...

You will need to shim them instead to meet the rewired torque value. an arduous process. :)
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