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Forum: 993 Forum
06-20-2006, 01:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,060
Posted By Ray Calvo

On my '95, mine actuates OK when stopped, but if...

On my '95, mine actuates OK when stopped, but if I try using it while the wheel is moving, it won't "blow". Passes yearly inspection so far, so not mucking with this portion of the horn (you folks...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-20-2006, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 472
Posted By Ray Calvo

The brake light switch is buried under the...

The brake light switch is buried under the floorboard by the brake pedal pivot, so possibly there is something that is dragging and hitting the switch. Disconnect the gas pedal, pull up the...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-17-2006, 01:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 448
Posted By Ray Calvo

The secret isn't the product, but the applier. ...

The secret isn't the product, but the applier. Somebody who knows what they're doing will cut it so you can't see any seams exc. for the end point halfway up the trunk hood.

My Invisishield...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-16-2006, 01:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 836
Posted By Ray Calvo

Wheel center cap/center hub didn't feel hotter...

Wheel center cap/center hub didn't feel hotter than other side? Always thought this was one way to check for bearing problems (besides the standard way of rocking the wheel by grabbing the top &...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-15-2006, 01:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,007
Posted By Ray Calvo

Agree with joon (whoever he is) - and R134a...

Agree with joon (whoever he is) - and R134a refrigerant has been working great for 10 years, so I'm not mucking with anything different (if whatever Checker is pawning is different).
Forum: 993 Forum
06-15-2006, 01:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 326
Posted By Ray Calvo

Wink Blue jeans and a long sleeve T-shirt are all I...

Blue jeans and a long sleeve T-shirt are all I need.
Forum: 993 Forum
06-15-2006, 01:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,762
Posted By Ray Calvo

Well at 3X the cost of a used 993 - it should be...

Well at 3X the cost of a used 993 - it should be better!

Hope you enjoy it as much.
Forum: 993 Forum
06-14-2006, 07:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 616
Posted By Ray Calvo

PCA stickers are enough; don't need any more.

PCA stickers are enough; don't need any more.
Forum: 993 Forum
06-13-2006, 09:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,317
Posted By Ray Calvo

Wink 1) Go here and buy a plug-in voltmeter (replaces...

1) Go here and buy a plug-in voltmeter (replaces your cigarette lighter)
http://www.cetsolar.com/voltmeter.htm

2) With engine off, plug it in. Shoould read no less than about 11.5V if battery...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-13-2006, 01:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,920
Posted By Ray Calvo

Have an Optima 75/35 battery in my 993; have used...

Have an Optima 75/35 battery in my 993; have used the stock bottom lip mounts with no trouble.

And what the heck are you doing running w/o a spare tire? It's added nose weight for better...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-12-2006, 01:26 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,875
Posted By Ray Calvo

Sorry, was at a Porsche Club event at Exoticars...

Sorry, was at a Porsche Club event at Exoticars in Pittsburgh (fabulous new place with selection of cars prob. valued at eight figures easy. Everything is or was for sale.
Forum: 993 Forum
06-12-2006, 01:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 422
Posted By Ray Calvo

When I sprayed the pistons with cleaner, also hit...

When I sprayed the pistons with cleaner, also hit them wiht a toothbrush.

The seals tips is good; the outside rubber dust shield was broken on a couple pistons from age. I removed the caliper and...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-12-2006, 01:18 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,357
Posted By Ray Calvo

Outside of Steelertown; find it yourself. ...

Outside of Steelertown; find it yourself.

(Got nothing better to do?)
Forum: 993 Forum
06-12-2006, 01:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 586
Posted By Ray Calvo

Got 93K miles on my '95. Did it once prob. about...

Got 93K miles on my '95. Did it once prob. about 3 years ago when the clutch was squeaking as I depressed the pedal. Fluid was absolutely black when I bled it at the slave cylinder. Clutch has...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-12-2006, 09:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 422
Posted By Ray Calvo

Possible that the pistons on the more worn side...

Possible that the pistons on the more worn side are sticking slightly. I have an old set of pads from which I have knocked all of the pad material off. When I change pads on one caliper, I remove...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-09-2006, 06:18 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 10,734
Posted By Ray Calvo

Don't forget - pay your taxes!

Don't forget - pay your taxes!
Forum: 993 Forum
06-09-2006, 09:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 950
Posted By Ray Calvo

See my personal picture. Used the vinyl one for...

See my personal picture. Used the vinyl one for awhile; started to scratch the top of the fenders so I stopped using it and went to a permanent clear vinyl one. Far happier with it.

With no bra,...
Forum: 993 Forum
06-08-2006, 09:51 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,975
Posted By Ray Calvo

Sell the sucker and buy a RWD 993, dummy.

Sell the sucker and buy a RWD 993, dummy.
Forum: 993 Forum
06-07-2006, 09:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,130
Posted By Ray Calvo

Drive it and make up your own dopey mind. See if...

Drive it and make up your own dopey mind. See if you like the way a lot of the driver feel is damped out.
Forum: 993 Forum
06-02-2006, 10:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 276
Posted By Ray Calvo

Is that "wrenching" or "wenching"? Have...

Is that "wrenching" or "wenching"?

Have fun!

(Will be at a dealer show/picnic then)
Forum: 993 Forum
06-02-2006, 10:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 372
Posted By Ray Calvo

Different tires (make/model) front and rear? ...

Different tires (make/model) front and rear? Careful; you could have some weird handling effects!
Forum: 993 Forum
06-02-2006, 10:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,632
Posted By Ray Calvo

You don't need it; use 0W-40. Have 93K...

You don't need it; use 0W-40.

Have 93K miles on the Porsche; even at the track it's happy with this. Consumption is 3K miles/qt and have no leaks.

Try it and check your oil pressure. If you...
Forum: 993 Forum
05-31-2006, 02:11 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,875
Posted By Ray Calvo

Bit too far to drive from Steelertown. Have...

Bit too far to drive from Steelertown.

Have fun!
Forum: 993 Forum
05-31-2006, 09:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 519
Posted By Ray Calvo

So, you're out polluting the environment? ...

So, you're out polluting the environment? Naughty, naughty!
Forum: 993 Forum
05-31-2006, 09:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 475
Posted By Ray Calvo

Gotta agree the Valentine is the way to go. Had...

Gotta agree the Valentine is the way to go. Had mine upgraded several years ago with laser detection; haven't done anything since.

Also, for interstate driving, CB radio gives you the longest...
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