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Kurt

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  1. Etarga
    11-30-2011 08:39 AM - permalink
    Etarga
    Hey Kurt,

    I have LEDs that cure that problem. No modifications needed, just like replacing one of the bulbs and your gauges will be BRIGHT!!!

    Jules
  2. Kazeo
    11-23-2011 01:22 PM - permalink
    Kazeo
    I have a 1987 911 Porsche Carrara with stock gauges... I'd like to keep the stock gauges but at night I can hardly read them... The lighting is so dim (which I hear is a common problem with older model Porsche gauges).... I found a place in California that could install LED strips inside the gauges to improve lighting for around $275. Is there a local person that can do this work in the Seattle area?
  3. Kazeo
    01-12-2011 10:23 AM - permalink
    Kazeo
    KTL - Thanks - I decided to buy the 993 wheels and worry about getting the spacers later... They were such a good deal...
  4. KTL
    01-10-2011 08:34 AM - permalink
    KTL
    993 wheels can be used two ways:

    1. Buy aftermarket wheels by Miglia 1000 which have the correct offsets built into the wheel hubs themselves. These wheels are heavy cast alloy wheels and not very strong. I had a set and they suffered many bends from road damage by previous owner of the car.

    2. Acquire OEM Porsche 993 wheels and use wheel spacers or wheel adapters. This subject has been covered numerous times on the 911 tech forum. Do a search and you will find many answers. The simple answer is the front wheels require a 1 inch spacer and the rear wheels require a 1-1/2 inch to 2 inch spacer to properly fit.
  5. Kazeo
    04-07-2010 08:51 PM - permalink
    Kazeo
    I have a 1987 911 and there is a whining noise in the front under the hood... sounds like the whine from a pump - been going on for sometime and does not seem to effect the running of the car... is this something to be concerned about or is this a normal noise? I am wondering if this may be the fuel pump making this noise?

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  • About Kazeo
    Biography
    German/Japanese
    Location
    Lake Stevens, Wa
    Interests
    Music - Art - Porsche 911
    Occupation
    Teacher @ Marysville Getchell High School
  • Signature
    Kurt Hollstein
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    1987 - 911

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  • Join Date: 11-09-2004

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