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Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-20-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 728
Posted By Lake Guy
I went to an upholsterer for my rebuild and I was...

I went to an upholsterer for my rebuild and I was wanting leather too. The guy was great and did a good job. He talked me out of leather though. He explained that with a targa or cab most people...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 08-24-2018, 06:06 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,749
Posted By Lake Guy
Hereís mine on 6ís and...

Hereís mine on 6ís and 7íshttp://forums.pelicanparts.com/uploads26/8FCC5811_5D2D_4E6F_8758_885F8EE9AFB11535115914.jpg
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-18-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,211
Posted By Lake Guy
I took on this task knowing I was going at it...

I took on this task knowing I was going at it without any experience. I also wanted to do it just to see how it was done. The front was relatively easy and when done I drove the car one summer before...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-09-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 7,795
Views: 884,950
Posted By Lake Guy
Thanks Michael, I am in Kelowna now to check on...

Thanks Michael, I am in Kelowna now to check on progress. The engine and trans is done and ready but we have a couple other structural issues to resolve so it looks like Iíll be flying home today and...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-03-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,564
Posted By Lake Guy
Alex, looks like an awesome road trip. Can’t wait...

Alex, looks like an awesome road trip. Can’t wait till end of next week when I get to do my own. My wife won’t come though because she’s concerned the newly rebuilt engine will have problems - hope...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-01-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 7,795
Views: 884,950
Posted By Lake Guy
Engine builder is getting closer now. Should be...

Engine builder is getting closer now. Should be installed Monday I'm told.




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Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-01-2018, 01:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,564
Posted By Lake Guy
Sounds like a great trip. I’m about to fly to...

Sounds like a great trip. I’m about to fly to Kelona in a weeks time to pick up my targa. It’s just getting the engine rebuilt and put back in. After I get it I was contemplating a quick trip through...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-31-2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 7,795
Views: 884,950
Posted By Lake Guy
Engine builder shot me some pics - so far hereís...

Engine builder shot me some pics - so far hereís the before and after http://forums.pelicanparts.com/uploads26/094E2A7F_3B80_49FB_AF74_84E489A958891527827658.jpg...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-31-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 487
Posted By Lake Guy
Put Spoke’s gear in front and rear - awesome!

Put Spoke’s gear in front and rear - awesome!
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-20-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,766
Posted By Lake Guy
Great search suggestions Tirwin - thanks as I...

Great search suggestions Tirwin - thanks as I didn’t know these tricks. I’ve been on this forum for 3 or 4 years as I rebuild my car and I’ve rarely posted a question. Not because I don’t have...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-15-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,458
Posted By Lake Guy
Congratulations and welcome aboard. I'm sure...

Congratulations and welcome aboard. I'm sure you'll have fun. I see a Crappy Tire sign in the pic so where are you located?

Mark.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-13-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By Lake Guy
I just did this last month. I did it just as Ed...

I just did this last month. I did it just as Ed suggests in post 4. Easy with a plastic pushing tool. Mine was a plastic doortrim tool that comes in a kit of 4 or 5 pieces designed to pop door panel...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-07-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,669
Posted By Lake Guy
I’m into 3 years or so. Year one was stripping...

I’m into 3 years or so. Year one was stripping it, body, paint and interior. Plan was to do the work over the winter and drive in the summer. Bodyshop ran late and cut into my summer. Year Two was...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-04-2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 538
Posted By Lake Guy
I did it myself with the pebbles surface from our...

I did it myself with the pebbles surface from our host. It turned out “ok” but not great. I learned a lot and would be a lot better stretching it the next time. There won’t be a next time though as...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 04-12-2018, 07:55 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,687
Posted By Lake Guy
I love the clean look of the built in scissor...

I love the clean look of the built in scissor lift when not in use - that's the best.

I went with the MaxJax as a full height lift wouldn't fit. With this lift i can go it's full height and open...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-25-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 274
Posted By Lake Guy
Well my 84 targa is currently sitting on a MaxJax...

Well my 84 targa is currently sitting on a MaxJax hoist right now. The front to back layout changes depending on the situation. Currently with engine and rear suspension out Iím centered forward of...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-24-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,342
Posted By Lake Guy
I installed AEM analogue gauges after I ditched...

I installed AEM analogue gauges after I ditched the AC switches. Power is from fuse panel and signal on/off is from radio feed. Disregard the plastic packaging that was on during fit up when the...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-24-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,490
Posted By Lake Guy
+1 Mr Walker I had a similar problem. When...

+1 Mr Walker

I had a similar problem. When I checked my distributor cap it was cracked. I replaced it and the issue was sort of resolved. I say sort of because the car really has never liked to...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-05-2018, 05:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 872
Posted By Lake Guy
+1 on this thought! I say enjoy it as much as...

+1 on this thought! I say enjoy it as much as you can. From everything Iíve read and been told these cars love use and benefit from regular driving. Unfortunately my summer driving season is short...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-25-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 7,795
Views: 884,950
Posted By Lake Guy
Chemically cleaned and then washer the engine bay...

Chemically cleaned and then washer the engine bay and underneath to the rear suspension in preparation for rust control and painting
...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-24-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 7,795
Views: 884,950
Posted By Lake Guy
Iím interested in seeing more of this too. Iím...

Iím interested in seeing more of this too. Iím considering converting my 3.2 to PMOs and mech advance distributor. Wonder if I will be unhappy with the fuel smell in my garage too. It would be nice...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-19-2018, 06:04 AM
Replies: 7,795
Views: 884,950
Posted By Lake Guy
This weekend I removed the rear suspension and...

This weekend I removed the rear suspension and ordered the required parts.

Out with the shocks, discs, brake calipers, park brake, banana arms, spring plates and assorted other bits and pieces....
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-18-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 2,598
Views: 794,471
Posted By Lake Guy
It is not an original Porsche colour. I wasnít...

It is not an original Porsche colour. I wasnít trying to match up to anything that came from the factory. The upholstery was done by a well respected shop in Victoria, BC called Tommyís Upholstery.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-10-2018, 09:38 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 12,573
Posted By Lake Guy
Got a little snow in Northern BC this week. ...

Got a little snow in Northern BC this week.

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Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-07-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 793
Posted By Lake Guy
Youíre onto something here - I have experience...

Youíre onto something here - I have experience with one of these fellows. Once for a complete car and once for parts. I wonít go back to him - although Iím generally happy with the car. That is based...
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