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by DBJoe996
Mon Aug 06, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: Decklid Actuator Failure?
Replies: 14
Views: 110

Re: Decklid Actuator Failure?

I think the latch may have a little spring that pops the u-shaped piece on the deck lid up just a little tiny bit and out of the latch mechanism. My front latch started doing that (not popping up enough to get my fingers underneath to lift) so I took apart the latch and found that the spring had com...
by DBJoe996
Sat Aug 04, 2018 6:42 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: Digital speed display
Replies: 14
Views: 135

Re: Digital speed display

DVR=digital video recorder
Do you have the OBC (on-board computer) enabled and do you have the fourth stalk on the steering column...the small one above the turn signal stalk? You use it to toggle between the settings.
by DBJoe996
Thu Aug 02, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: What did you do to/with your 996 today?
Replies: 331
Views: 9178

Re: What did you do to/with your 996 today?

Sheesh...I feel so lame. I just pull out the hose and fill up a bucket with Meguiars Ultimate, put on the wash mitt and manually wash the car. Guess I'm old school....
by DBJoe996
Wed Aug 01, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: Cooling fan isn't working
Replies: 8
Views: 75

Re: Cooling fan isn't working

There are four relays for the fans, two low speed and two high speed. Did you switch the low speed ones that will make the fan come on with the AC?
Relay Support 1 Relay Diagram.JPG
Relay Support 1 Plug Position.JPG
by DBJoe996
Fri Jul 27, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: Good Week @ 996Outpost.com
Replies: 1826
Views: 51287

Re: Good Week @ 996Outpost.com

I thought they used the Hudson river and concrete shoes. My knowledge is expanding daily....
by DBJoe996
Fri Jul 27, 2018 11:10 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: 996's have a second fuel valve in rear?
Replies: 11
Views: 135

Re: 996's have a second fuel valve in rear?

I have never been to a proctologist, but if anyone approached me with something like that, I would run...fast and far. :oops:
by DBJoe996
Fri Jul 27, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: 996's have a second fuel valve in rear?
Replies: 11
Views: 135

Re: 996's have a second fuel valve in rear?

It could if the plastic hose or plastic housing is broken. It normally makes a clicky clicky sound when you start up the car. Looks like this:
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by DBJoe996
Wed Jul 25, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: 996's have a second fuel valve in rear?
Replies: 11
Views: 135

Re: 996's have a second fuel valve in rear?

Maybe referring to the fuel regeneration valve? That is on the engine near the throttle body.
by DBJoe996
Mon Jul 23, 2018 9:55 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: My 2002 996 "renovation" thread
Replies: 282
Views: 9483

Re: My 2002 996 "renovation" thread

I was going to mention the "glued in" thought as well. Someone beat me to it.
by DBJoe996
Thu Jul 19, 2018 11:10 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: Good Week @ 996Outpost.com
Replies: 1826
Views: 51287

Re: Good Week @ 996Outpost.com

I think I lost like 1200 post counts on my total post counts on that thread when it went into the abyss. Think I overdid it? Nahhhhh.....
What is a sock puppet? Wait...no I don't want to know. Forget I said anything. No I won't Google it either. Ignorance is bliss.....