Search our site:
Pelican Parts Technical BBS
garylewa's Garage :: "MAUL"
Manage My Garage
Browse by Username
Browse Recently Added
Browse Recently Modified
Mark Forums Read
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Toledo, OH
View Public Profile
Find all posts by garylewa
PORSCHE Basalt Black Metallic
Full Leather Interior (Cocoa Brown), sunroof, etc. etc...
Bought used & abused in December of 2009; finished a 100% restore summer of 2010. Original color was Platinum Metallic but PO decided to give this a very bad overspray color change to Red (I even had overspray in the interior....). I stripped car down to bare metal for color change and decided on Porsche's Basalt Black Metallic (it has copper, brown and gold metallic in it and really sets off the Chocolate Brown leather interior).
Interior was gutted and what was bad was re-done by my brother and I back to the original Chocolate Brown color in leather. Door panels were redone using buffalo hide. A-pillars were redone using goatskin.
All engine work was completed once again by my brother and I.
All exterior trim was removed, stripped and repainted (what a difference!!!)
All seals and glass (except rear hatch glass)) were removed for repaint
All electrics were repaired (PO had a wiring disaster) along w/cruise control and sunroof by yours truly...
1.) Rear S4 wing - not a fiberglass knock-off
2.) Rear wiper delete
3.) Radio antenna delete
4.) "PORSCHE" lettering in gloss black for rear bumper
5.) Front chin spoiler; brake ducts, etc.
6.) Satin Black calipers
1. Changed to MY 1985 and up model year door panels - I like the speaker grille look....
2.) Interior, Dash, Console and shift plate in red LED's
3.) MOMO Quark black leather steering wheel
4.) 1985 Sport seats installed w/heat option
5.) Black leather e-brake handle & shift boot
6.) Lloyds front & rear car mats "928S" script in red (2010 Xmas from wife; thanks, babe!)
7.) BELTRONICS 940 radar detector (hardwired w/red led output)
8.) KENWOOD tuneage....
9.) Instrument pod in black leather
1.) K&N Air Filter
2.) Goodridge SS brake lines in red
Performance Upgrades Images
Engine / Under the Hood
1.) Red silicon vacuum hoses
2.) Red Porsche crest hood pad
Wheels and Tires
17" Turbo Twists outfitted w/ BF-Goodrich G-Sport tires (8" front, 9.5" rear)
Wheels and Tires Images
All times are GMT -8. The time now is
-- Pelican Parts - vBulletin 2 Style
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by
Copyright 2011 Pelican Parts - Posts may be archived for display on the Pelican Parts Website -
DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page
DTO Garage Plus
by Drive Thru Online, Inc.