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07-06-2011, 09:47 PM
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Posted By 97-boxster

Dead battery, trunk release is locked

Hey, so as stated, my battery is dead, and the trunk and hood latches are locked, does anyone know how to sort this out? Im trying to replace the battery, and seems like a really dumb problem to...
04-05-2010, 08:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 735
Posted By 97-boxster

power steering vacuum line

So I noticed on my power steering resevoir there is a vacuum line, and the guy who changed my ps pump, didn't connect it to anything, anyone able to tell me where it goes to? I've checked my manual...
03-19-2010, 09:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 558
Posted By 97-boxster

Actually just changed the OAS today finally, it...

Actually just changed the OAS today finally, it was doing it before and still is, it's definetely a left side noise.
03-19-2010, 08:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 558
Posted By 97-boxster

So it's not the sparkplugs, and just to be sure I...

So it's not the sparkplugs, and just to be sure I ran the engine without the serpentine belt, and it's still making the noise. When the engien is running, I took the oil fill cap off, and it idled...
03-17-2010, 09:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 558
Posted By 97-boxster

Will this get louder when revved? Is it a good...

Will this get louder when revved? Is it a good chance this is the issue?
03-17-2010, 07:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 558
Posted By 97-boxster

Just had it at my buddies shop, it's coming from...

Just had it at my buddies shop, it's coming from the valve cover on the left side, definetely not the top of the motor though. Any ideas? never looked at the cyl. head of a boxster, so not sure...
03-16-2010, 01:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 558
Posted By 97-boxster

What is this noise, coming from left side of engine

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BXD0i-uJaAE This is a recorded video, you can hear the noise quite well, any ideas? PS pump was changed, and the belt. It's not a pulley either, they were checked.
03-06-2010, 09:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 452
Posted By 97-boxster

squeeking noise on left side near air box

I assumed the squeeking was coming from a pulley/bearing, but further diagnoses revealed that it was not. It almost sounds like a rubbing noise of some sort, but unsure as to what. I tried holding...
03-06-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,033
Posted By 97-boxster

Thanks, so after some further diagnoses, we saw...

Thanks, so after some further diagnoses, we saw that there were some vacuum lines not hooked up. There is a hose that comes off the fuel rail on the left side, and goes to what looks like a check...
03-05-2010, 11:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,033
Posted By 97-boxster

checking timing on 97 boxster

Hey, I'm assuming my timing is too far advanced and is causing my car to bog down and backfire, more prominent when the engine is cold. Just wondering the fastest/best way to check the timing, and...
09-27-2009, 07:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 477
Posted By 97-boxster

power steering pulley squeeking

I changed my drive belt assuming thats what was making the noise, but it turns out the pulley is making the noise. My questions is, do I have to change the whole pump or can I just change the...
08-29-2009, 11:15 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 335
Posted By 97-boxster

car shuttering

So when I downshift, and the rpms start to come down, it kinda shutters around 2500rpm, whats the usual problem that causes this? I have no idea where to start, well let me know guys, thanks.
08-17-2009, 10:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,335
Posted By 97-boxster

is there anyway to narrow this down? What is an...

is there anyway to narrow this down? What is an OAS? let me know, want to try and fix this asap if I can, thanks for the reply.
08-15-2009, 10:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,335
Posted By 97-boxster

oil leak spotted!

Hey so I was taking a look at my air filters condition and looked under the intake manifold on the left side, and spotted a small portion of oil under the second runner (from the back of the car...
08-05-2009, 10:37 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 532
Posted By 97-boxster

Bent rotor backing plate

Hey so I went over a large bump at night i didn't see and the backing plate for my rear rotor started rubbing, I tried straightening it, but no luck really. I was wondering if I can just take it...
08-03-2009, 10:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 732
Posted By 97-boxster

parking brake spring kit

I seemed to have snapped my retainer springs on my driver side wheel for my ebrake, it's the spring that holds the shoe to the backing plate. I was wondering if anyone knows of a place where I can...
07-27-2009, 05:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 348
Posted By 97-boxster

ok thanks I'll try that today, if that doesn't...

ok thanks I'll try that today, if that doesn't work is there any other options?
07-26-2009, 08:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 348
Posted By 97-boxster

rear rotor issue

When i take the wheel off there are i believe 5 additional lugs, no problem except one. It's almost like a wheel lock but on the hub, and i don't have the key for it, does anyone know a trick to...
07-23-2009, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,468
Posted By 97-boxster

how do i test the cables? and are the...

how do i test the cables? and are the transmissions expensive? Just weird that is was working fine not to long ago, well was on one side. Is there a chance that it could of gotten out of lined? ...
07-23-2009, 11:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,468
Posted By 97-boxster

Both transmissions sound like they are moving but...

Both transmissions sound like they are moving but it's not turning the steel part on either. What can the problem be? I know the motor is still good so i dunno how to exactly diagnose this.
07-23-2009, 05:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,468
Posted By 97-boxster

everything is connected i have doubled checked...

everything is connected i have doubled checked this a few times. Can you think of something else? I have read that you have to reset the motor because it has cycled without the top moving, but...
07-22-2009, 06:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,468
Posted By 97-boxster

top problems on boxster

I replaced the broken parts on my top, which were the thick steel hinge that goes onto the motor and the rod that connects to the hinge, but when I go to put down the top it allows the cover to life...
07-12-2009, 10:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 709
Posted By 97-boxster

Removing rear rotors

got a 97 boxster and there is this one weird lug nut type bolt that is giving me trouble, its kind of like a wheel lock but its on a rotor never seen it before, anyone give me some ideas on where to...
06-20-2009, 10:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,480
Posted By 97-boxster

Just curious, what did they say?

Just curious, what did they say?
06-20-2009, 10:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 287
Posted By 97-boxster

washer pump problem?

Hey my wash fluid stops working time to time, just wondering whats the typical cause for this? How hard is it to change a pump? Let me know, thanks.
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