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Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum Today, 04:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 173
Posted By yelcab1
I don't always add to the expenses but sometimes...

I don't always add to the expenses but sometimes it is just the thing to do.

Replace your rubber seals around the engine bay.
Repaint your tins
Forum: Porsche 996/997/991 Forum 01-23-2020, 06:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 280
Posted By yelcab1
Smoke it. This is one of the harder one to...

Smoke it. This is one of the harder one to troubleshoot. You have a small vacuum leak and it is probably an old cracked hose.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-19-2020, 11:15 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,488
Posted By yelcab1
I am not looking for that much pain...

I am not looking for that much pain...
Forum: Porsche 996/997/991 Forum 01-16-2020, 10:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 492
Posted By yelcab1
Correct. There is a round tube that slides over...

Correct. There is a round tube that slides over the round connector pins from the front. Then you pull the connector out from the back (after you remove the black locking plate). It rarely pops right...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-16-2020, 08:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By yelcab1
Bowden cable for the clutch? what are you talking...

Bowden cable for the clutch? what are you talking about?
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-16-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 742
Posted By yelcab1
Rule of thumb is the rust you see is 10% of the...

Rule of thumb is the rust you see is 10% of the rust you have.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-15-2020, 08:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 323
Posted By yelcab1
Bummer.... they're both 3.2, just not the right...

Bummer.... they're both 3.2, just not the right 3.2
Forum: Porsche 996/997/991 Forum 01-15-2020, 06:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 257
Posted By yelcab1
Is there a picture?

Is there a picture?
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-14-2020, 06:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 523
Posted By yelcab1
Not cheap, but whoever promised that owning a...

Not cheap, but whoever promised that owning a Porsche was going to be cheap ?
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-14-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 743
Posted By yelcab1
Good for you. However, nobody who is selling a...

Good for you. However, nobody who is selling a car that sat for years can realistically expect the compression numbers to be very good or do they even care enough to try and bring it back to decent...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-14-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,306
Posted By yelcab1
bearing material don't stick to magnet.

bearing material don't stick to magnet.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-14-2020, 07:26 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,914
Posted By yelcab1
And this is why professional mechanics buy and...

And this is why professional mechanics buy and use well made tools. Imagine if you were a pro working on this car and this tool gave up. You would end up spending two days disassemble the top,...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-13-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 460
Posted By yelcab1
On a 915 gearbox, the bearhug procedure works. It...

On a 915 gearbox, the bearhug procedure works. It helps if you have a wobble 10mm allen socket.
On a G50, a partial drop is needed to get to the starter.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-13-2020, 06:53 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,306
Posted By yelcab1
For a three foot long metal and plastic hose to...

For a three foot long metal and plastic hose to sell for $100 and make money, it is no doubt a German part manufactured in China. While the lower price is appreciated, it has come at a much lower...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-12-2020, 10:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 743
Posted By yelcab1
Your numbers show one side of the engine...

Your numbers show one side of the engine uniformly lower than the other side of the engine in compression and leak down. Additionally, the engine has been sitting for the better part of 10 years. It...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-12-2020, 07:51 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,306
Posted By yelcab1
I don't like the engine bogging down bit before...

I don't like the engine bogging down bit before you shut it down. I would replace the hose, fill it up with fresh oil, run it until it is hot, drain the oil and filter, see if you have any metal...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-08-2020, 07:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 638
Posted By yelcab1
I have done countless engine drops on 911...

I have done countless engine drops on 911 air-cool engines with the car on jackstands, lowering the engine and gearbox onto a couple of rolling furniture dollies.

Once it is out, I just leave it...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-06-2020, 08:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 550
Posted By yelcab1
If I remember correctly, 1st gear is part of the...

If I remember correctly, 1st gear is part of the shaft so to replace that, everything on the shaft has to come off. It is a matched set so replacement of one side means the other side has to go too....
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-01-2020, 08:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 378
Posted By yelcab1
You can remove just the gearbox but it is harder...

You can remove just the gearbox but it is harder to do to put it back. It is just much easier to remove the gearbox and engine as one unit.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-01-2020, 07:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 894
Posted By yelcab1
I think you have battery problems after reading...

I think you have battery problems after reading through all this. Do the load test, it will validate the theory.

As for your other question, if you are at Z1, then you are at TDC number 1. And...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-31-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 894
Posted By yelcab1
If it were my car, this is what I would do. ...

If it were my car, this is what I would do.

1. Ensure that I did not adjust the valves on the wrong cycle. Meaning, #1 TDC compression stroke is really compression stroke. Check the valve...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-31-2019, 07:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 571
Posted By yelcab1
Call me an optimist but I don't think I would...

Call me an optimist but I don't think I would change it until you have driven it 15,000 miles. It's just gear and synchros. If you cleaned it really well during assembly, what's to wear?

Now, if...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-31-2019, 07:16 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,804
Posted By yelcab1
Motive power bleeder, works every time.

Motive power bleeder, works every time.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-30-2019, 03:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 638
Posted By yelcab1
I agree. Spend some time with the shift...

I agree. Spend some time with the shift adjustment before you drop the gearbox. Removing the inspection port is also a good idea. Once you have confirmed that all is good outside the box, then...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-30-2019, 03:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 355
Posted By yelcab1
When I had a Carrera, I was never able to get the...

When I had a Carrera, I was never able to get the full 25mm travel although it was enough to get the job done. I think the reason why you do not get the full travel is ...

1. You did not adjust...
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