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Forum: Porsche 911 Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 03-31-2011, 08:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 835
Posted By JBO
I presume you have sold this by now?

I presume you have sold this by now?
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-03-2010, 05:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 993
Posted By JBO
911 sc tach dropping to zero then no start

Recently tach on my sc would occasionally start fluctuating wildly and/or drop to zero. No alternator light and car would continue to run, but when turned off sometimes would not start until it...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 09-16-2009, 02:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,684
Posted By JBO
The marine stabil, which is blue, is different...

The marine stabil, which is blue, is different than the red version, and is said to be beneficial in counteracting the negative effects of ethanol in fuel. It is an additive for regular use and not...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 09-10-2009, 12:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,335
Posted By JBO
I have spoken and dealt with many 911 mechanics...

I have spoken and dealt with many 911 mechanics that don't think SWEPCO provides any real benefit (including the one that rebuilt my 915). However, most agree that it is better not to use synthetic...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 07-14-2009, 09:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,058
Posted By JBO
I just got a BB curve and like it. I planned to...

I just got a BB curve and like it. I planned to get the Storm, but the guy at the Verizon store said definitely do not get the Storm. He said it was rushed out to compete with the Iphone and is a...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-26-2009, 07:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,454
Posted By JBO
You can also just paint them semi-gloss and they...

You can also just paint them semi-gloss and they look like that all the time, and you don't have to mess withn the vasoline.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-05-2009, 01:26 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,196
Posted By JBO
When I had my 915 rebuilt a few years ago by a...

When I had my 915 rebuilt a few years ago by a well respected shop in Atlanta, I asked if they were going to use Swepco. He said no they were going to use Rotella 80-90, but could use Swepco for an...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-04-2009, 01:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,221
Posted By JBO
If you replaced the P & C's, or re-ringed them,...

If you replaced the P & C's, or re-ringed them, then you need to be careful to follow the procedures. If you reused your P & C's due to relatively low mileage, then you don't need to do much special.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-11-2008, 01:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,324
Posted By JBO
There is a picture in the archives somewhere from...

There is a picture in the archives somewhere from a few years ago, and it looked good. The only complaints I remember were the somewhat high cost, and something about the handbrake lever being less...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-21-2008, 07:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,920
Posted By JBO
How do you get any air flow through the heat...

How do you get any air flow through the heat exchangers when you do it like that (or do you have headers or does it not matter?). When I did the left side I ran the left side hose down to the left...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-15-2008, 10:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,058
Posted By JBO
The Rotella T 5-40 has the right ingredients, but...

The Rotella T 5-40 has the right ingredients, but several folks, including Steve Weiner, say it is too thin to run in a 911, unless it is winter and you are in a very cold locale. If never really...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 09-11-2008, 07:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,661
Posted By JBO
The real 935 is actually uglier, but it least it...

The real 935 is actually uglier, but it least it has history and a purpose...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 08-20-2008, 08:14 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,443
Posted By JBO
They had to quit selling them - cars were running...

They had to quit selling them - cars were running too cool and not burning the condensation from the oil....
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-21-2008, 05:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,924
Posted By JBO
The fan may be worth powder coating (I did mine),...

The fan may be worth powder coating (I did mine), but I'm confident that painting the engine tin would have been fine. It wasn't worth the extra $300 or so I spent on the tin.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-09-2008, 06:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 592
Posted By JBO
About the only reason I went to rennlist was to...

About the only reason I went to rennlist was to read Pete's posts, and if he's on here now that will save me some time :)
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-22-2008, 10:11 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 14,687
Posted By JBO
About 4 yrs ago my 1992 BMW quit blowing cold,...

About 4 yrs ago my 1992 BMW quit blowing cold, and the mechanics said: 1. It had a leak 2. I needed to convert it to R134 and replace receiver/dryer, evaporator, etc, for around $1,500, and it...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-12-2008, 07:29 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 10,660
Posted By JBO
How much would one of these muffle compared to a...

How much would one of these muffle compared to a cat by pass? A muffler by-pass is crazy loud with a cat by-pass, but would it be livable with one of these ( I had the idea of a small muffler in the...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 06-07-2008, 11:26 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,114
Posted By JBO
.....how Bout Them Dawgs!!!!

.....how Bout Them Dawgs!!!!
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-04-2008, 04:49 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,677
Posted By JBO
notmytarga - you painted that yourself?! Looks...

notmytarga - you painted that yourself?! Looks great and I Love the color - let's see more photos.
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 05-30-2008, 10:42 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,395
Posted By JBO
Superman - your car is minimum a $15k car, and...

Superman - your car is minimum a $15k car, and any insurance company that says it is an under $10k car doesn't know what they are doing. I have State Farm, and though not cheap, they will do a stated...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-15-2008, 06:04 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,878
Posted By JBO
Mine were puffy and I took them out and added a...

Mine were puffy and I took them out and added a plain tint strip to the top of the windshield (already had light tint there). It works for me as mine's not a daily driver and I usually have a ballcap...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 05-14-2008, 07:32 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,474
Posted By JBO
I bought an auto one in St Thomas for $35, and...

I bought an auto one in St Thomas for $35, and though it looks good, it broke in less than 2 months. Heck, my $8 quartz sports watch from Wal Mart has been going for about 5 years now.
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 05-11-2008, 03:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,031
Posted By JBO
..I've used the tornado, and though it increased...

..I've used the tornado, and though it increased horsepower by at least 100, it had no effect on my auto insurance rate...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 04-20-2008, 05:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,469
Posted By JBO
18's are a lot heavier, and I don't see the need...

18's are a lot heavier, and I don't see the need for them on an SC. IMO 17's are big enough, and any bigger just doesn't look right to me.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 04-19-2008, 01:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 657
Posted By JBO
I had the same problem in Nov last yr, and I...

I had the same problem in Nov last yr, and I bought a used switch. However, I flooded mine with WD-40 while waiting for the replacement to arrive, and the switch has worked fine since, so I have not...
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