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Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-28-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 386
Posted By FrenchToast
C02 is 49 state emissions, C03 is California. ...

C02 is 49 state emissions, C03 is California.

Is it possible the ink has worn off? Most of the options you speak of were certainly options at the time, not standard.

Also, L999 is paint to...
Forum: Porsche 924/944/968 Technical Forum 06-25-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 281
Posted By FrenchToast
FWIW, your mirrors appear to be missing the seal...

FWIW, your mirrors appear to be missing the seal between the mirror base and the door panel.

If you're worried about rust you should scope the rocker / sill panels. That is typically the first...
Forum: Porsche 924/944/968 Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 06-19-2020, 08:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 276
Posted By FrenchToast
Not trying to be mean, but It baffles me...

Not trying to be mean, but

It baffles me that people are so concerned about weight, but overlook strength.

Some 40 year old wheel with 40 year old casting technology, unknown original quality,...
Forum: Porsche 924/944/968 Technical Forum 06-08-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 720
Posted By FrenchToast
Trying to upgrade the front suspension is a bit...

Trying to upgrade the front suspension is a bit involved. By modern standards there are so many weakpoints, you really can't rid of them unless you remove the whole thing.

That said, tubular arms...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-26-2020, 07:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 738
Posted By FrenchToast
Yes, there is indeed bearing grease behind the...

Yes, there is indeed bearing grease behind the dust cap



If you can feel the difference after removing centercaps, you have the wrong car.
Forum: Porsche 924/944/968 Technical Forum 05-24-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 335
Posted By FrenchToast
Hard to see exactly where it is, but first ensure...

Hard to see exactly where it is, but first ensure there isn't any structural implications by having a hole there.

As for plugging it, I would remove the local undercoat, make sure the hole is...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-20-2020, 08:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,511
Posted By FrenchToast
Good heads up. Reminder to ensure your lifting...

Good heads up. Reminder to ensure your lifting equipment is in proper working order, regardless of the brand.

Consider making this thread a sticky on all subforums.
Forum: Porsche 924/944/968 Technical Forum 05-20-2020, 08:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 572
Posted By FrenchToast
Harbor Freight jackstand recall

http://forums.pelicanparts.com/porsche-911-technical-forum/1061636-harbor-freight-jack-stand-recall-3-6-ton-stands.html

FYI

Reminder to ensure your lifting equipment is in proper working order,...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 04-26-2020, 07:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,046
Posted By FrenchToast
Engine and trans are largely similar to the road...

Engine and trans are largely similar to the road car. New software coding.

Suspension is supposedly mostly GT3 Cup, which itself is a modified version of the GT3 road car suspension. Has different...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 04-23-2020, 04:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,046
Posted By FrenchToast
Cool car. Worth mentioning, the roof panel...

Cool car.

Worth mentioning, the roof panel is not an "escape" hatch. It's an FIA-mandated hatch in order to stabilize the driver's body (neck in particular I believe) in the event it is needed....
Forum: Porsche 924/944/968 Technical Forum 04-12-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,479
Posted By FrenchToast
I think they are cool. The factory made 9 or so I...

I think they are cool. The factory made 9 or so I think.

That one has a few Exclusive options as well.
Forum: Porsche Marketplace Discussion 02-24-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 6,914
Posted By FrenchToast
Came here expecting same thing. :) ...

Came here expecting same thing. :)



Based on what grounds? Using a picture that is already uploaded to the public domain?

I'm not siding with this unknown company, but I'm also not siding...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-11-2020, 01:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 718
Posted By FrenchToast
Convex passenger side mirror was made standard in...

Convex passenger side mirror was made standard in MY1988 or 89. One of those, don't remember.

It's listed in the PET.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-05-2020, 12:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 720
Posted By FrenchToast
On the motorsport 964s and 993s Porsche mounted a...

On the motorsport 964s and 993s Porsche mounted a cut off switch in the trunk adjacent to the battery. They ran a cable up to the dash and mounted a pull switch next to the ignition. But it is off...
Forum: Porsche 924/944/968 Technical Forum 01-02-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 911
Posted By FrenchToast
I would say no. Rubber that has been in same...

I would say no. Rubber that has been in same position for 30+ years, just inflated/unfolded, then gets driven on? Doesn't sound like a great idea.

I think you can still get replacement collapsible...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-16-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 945
Posted By FrenchToast
That may be, but a factory wheel is going to have...

That may be, but a factory wheel is going to have a design reviewed by an engineer, have pieces placed in a bespoke jig, and be welded by a professional, certified welder in an ISO-certified...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-13-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 945
Posted By FrenchToast
I would avoid welding wheels. No, a 15x8 in...

I would avoid welding wheels.

No, a 15x8 in "R" offset does not exist. Do you need tires that wide? Have you checked availability of tires for a 15x8 wheel? Does such a wheel and tire even fit in...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 11-19-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,205
Posted By FrenchToast
For what purpose? As a real jack or only to...

For what purpose? As a real jack or only to change a tire?

The scissor jacks shouldn't be used for anything other than changing a tire. In other words, they're pretty crappy.

I would guess the...
Forum: Porsche 924/944/968 Technical Forum 11-16-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,382
Posted By FrenchToast
Too many parameters. Concept cars? Motorsport...

Too many parameters. Concept cars? Motorsport cars? Street cars? Any generation? Publicly advertised?

Assuming you are referring to road production cars with unique model identifiers that were...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 11-13-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 534
Posted By FrenchToast
Probably a hundred of them. In addition to those...

Probably a hundred of them. In addition to those mentioned,

No flare
M505 / SE / slats
Carrera flare with slats (Special Wishes / Exclusive)
Turbo RSR
RSR 2.8
RSR 3.0
RSR Iroc
934
Forum: Porsche 924/944/968 Technical Forum 11-09-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,382
Posted By FrenchToast
delete

delete
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-30-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,193
Posted By FrenchToast
Bad idea. Wheel is already fatigued and you're...

Bad idea. Wheel is already fatigued and you're subjecting it to stresses it was not designed for.

Not the answer you wanted, of course. Probably have to find an entire wheel to get a center.
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 10-14-2019, 07:47 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,515
Posted By FrenchToast
Bad idea to use galvanized pipe as an extension...

Bad idea to use galvanized pipe as an extension bar, assuming it is seamed. The seam can split.

Also,

Does anyone make a captive version that is forged or billet, not cast?
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-08-2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 630
Posted By FrenchToast
Cool find. Looks cracked in that picture though.

Cool find. Looks cracked in that picture though.
Forum: Porsche 924/944/968 Technical Forum 09-30-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,465
Posted By FrenchToast
FWIW, Porsche and other manufacturers put out...

FWIW, Porsche and other manufacturers put out official bulletins on how to repair the material. Porsche has a whole manual for "plastic components." Don't know the P/N.
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