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Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-24-2021, 03:06 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 34,869
Posted By jackb911
I sold my '89 in 2010 to a friend in Germany....

I sold my '89 in 2010 to a friend in Germany. Here it is getting ready for its TuV inspection back then.

Had it been a coupe, it would still be in my garage.
...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-03-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,143
Posted By jackb911
Hey, Marc, it's good to hear from you! As I...

Hey, Marc, it's good to hear from you!

As I mentioned in post # 63, a GT3 really is an "animal". It is a totally different driving experience than a modern standard 911 and it will bite you if...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-02-2021, 02:29 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,143
Posted By jackb911
Nope, the entire interior is "Marine Blue" which...

Nope, the entire interior is "Marine Blue" which was also the name of the exterior color. I had the original window sticker that indicated a Marine Blue interior.

The '87 was originally sold in...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-02-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,143
Posted By jackb911
Well, here we are, 7+ years later. I still have...

Well, here we are, 7+ years later. I still have the GT3 and it has been a wonderful experience, I'm 72 now and it will most assuredly be my last Porsche.

The GT3 has been a 99.9% trouble-free...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-22-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By jackb911
The part# for a 2007-2008 GT3 is 997 505 811 90 ...

The part# for a 2007-2008 GT3 is 997 505 811 90 "Heat shield. muffler". For a 2010-2011 it is 997 505 811 91

This one is on my 2007

...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-27-2020, 07:47 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,621
Posted By jackb911
Several years ago when I was single, I dated a...

Several years ago when I was single, I dated a woman who requested not having to ride in my Porsche.

She is Jewish and was aware of the Hitler connection.

The relationship eventually ended but...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 09-22-2020, 09:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,081
Posted By jackb911
OK, I admit to being an Old School geriatric even...

OK, I admit to being an Old School geriatric even though I'm now driving a wasserboxer GT3, but I sincerely wish that Porsche had remained with the traditional rear engine setup in the RSR instead of...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 08-22-2020, 04:30 PM
Replies: 1,615
Views: 156,541
Posted By jackb911
If there is a better descriptive adjective than...

If there is a better descriptive adjective than "Stunning", I can't think of it, so here goes.....

Jonny, your 911 is freaking STUNNING!!
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-07-2020, 06:24 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,060
Posted By jackb911
How about Michelin XWX? My '72 911E came with...

How about Michelin XWX? My '72 911E came with them from the factory. I believe they also were standard on the Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona

Coker Tire has them in the right sizes.......
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 04-24-2020, 08:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,079
Posted By jackb911
I love my QuickJack and yes, it easily fits under...

I love my QuickJack and yes, it easily fits under a Porsche.

http://forums.pelicanparts.com/uploads26/07_GT3_on_QuickLift1587745163.jpg
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-07-2020, 06:36 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,582
Posted By jackb911
Regarding the new head studs, do it right. Use...

Regarding the new head studs, do it right. Use ARP

BTW, your SC is freaking GORGEOUS!
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-06-2020, 06:39 AM
Replies: 1,615
Views: 156,541
Posted By jackb911
Jonny, I have been using Hawk HPS pads for a lot...

Jonny, I have been using Hawk HPS pads for a lot of years in Porsches and an E36 BMW M3 I used to have with zero ill effects. They have good initial bite when cold, are VERY easy on the rotors and...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-08-2020, 09:13 AM
Replies: 1,235
Views: 384,410
Posted By jackb911
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Forum: Off Topic Discussions 11-26-2019, 06:50 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 5,491
Posted By jackb911
But is there an EV that will do an 816 mile in...

But is there an EV that will do an 816 mile in one day road trip as I did recently in my GT3? Not 24 hours, one consistent drive.

I think not and likely never within the next ten years.

EV's...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-09-2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,649
Posted By jackb911
At t he moment I'm driving Porsche #22 since the...

At t he moment I'm driving Porsche #22 since the first one back in 1972. All of them were great in their own way and none of them were problematic, which is pretty amazing. But there was one that I...
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 08-07-2019, 05:03 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,426
Posted By jackb911
Obviously it is a standard 911, not a Carrera or...

Obviously it is a standard 911, not a Carrera or a S based on the 911410xxxx VIN and the absence of rear flares.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-20-2019, 08:13 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,467
Posted By jackb911
Well....I've been a hardcore Porsche owner since...

Well....I've been a hardcore Porsche owner since 1972. Over the years I had a few brief flings with wasserboxers (924, 928, 996, Boxster) but kept returning to the luftgekühlt 911's.

Six years...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-07-2019, 04:42 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 15,194
Posted By jackb911
Hi, Will, GREAT job on the electric A/C install....

Hi, Will, GREAT job on the electric A/C install. And that pic of you looking very happy in the car is suitable for framing. That should be on the cover of Excellence!
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-21-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,120
Posted By jackb911
Dead quiet compared to the very squealy and dusty...

Dead quiet compared to the very squealy and dusty EBC Yellows that were on the GT3 when I got it. And after almost a year, the rotors look almost like the did when they were new.
...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-21-2019, 08:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,120
Posted By jackb911
FWIW I've been using Hawk HPS (High Performance...

FWIW I've been using Hawk HPS (High Performance Street) pads in my Porsches for over 20 years. They create very little dusting, are easy on the rotors and stop an enthusiastically driven Porsche just...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-06-2019, 04:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,640
Posted By jackb911
Two thumbs up!

Two thumbs up!
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 04-13-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,886
Posted By jackb911
+1 on Rustoleum Satin Black. The part # on the...

+1 on Rustoleum Satin Black. The part # on the can is 7777. Wurth Satin Black is also excellent but is not as readily available as Rustoleum.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 04-07-2019, 05:40 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 26,149
Posted By jackb911
That is going to be a stunner when it is...

That is going to be a stunner when it is finished. The color and those Minilites set it apart.
Subscribed!
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 04-03-2019, 05:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,829
Posted By jackb911
GTS, no contest. The new Caymans are great cars...

GTS, no contest. The new Caymans are great cars but do understand that as good as the Cayman is - and it is a very good car - Boxsters and Caymans are considered entry level Porsches and as has...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-14-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,824
Posted By jackb911
Total waste of money now.

Total waste of money now.
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