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by sitedrifter
Sun Nov 18, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: DIY repairs, hacks, and other greasy activities
Topic: Sport Seats
Replies: 12
Views: 268

Re: Sport Seats

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escutcheon
es·cutch·eon
/əˈskəCHən/Submit
noun
1.
a shield or emblem bearing a coat of arms.
2.
a flat piece of metal for protection and often ornamentation, around a keyhole, door handle, or light switch.
by sitedrifter
Tue Oct 09, 2018 7:50 am
Forum: DIY repairs, hacks, and other greasy activities
Topic: Sport Seats
Replies: 12
Views: 268

Sport Seats

ok you miscreants, how does one remove the escutcheon from seat assembly ?

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by sitedrifter
Sat Sep 01, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: Shit, I think my car was totalled today
Replies: 242
Views: 4002

Re: Shit, I think my car was totalled today

sorry to see this Mike, you've had your ups and downs with Porsche / 996's

I guessed 11k, just smh at that estimate

I hate texters, we are all paying for their irresponsibility
by sitedrifter
Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:44 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: What did you do to/with your 996 today?
Replies: 470
Views: 14592

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

really cool guy that I am, I get my jump pack from the truck Because I'm constantly saving stranded drivers with tho 'offer of a jump' ..pretending that I know things about cars (hey, I own a Porsche !!) so I attack the fuse panel and instantly the frunk (MY 2004 has the cool electronic version, no...
by sitedrifter
Sat Jul 21, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: What did you do to/with your 996 today?
Replies: 470
Views: 14592

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

well, I just went full retard CTEK maintainer was plugged in, hood (frunk, :o) unlocked casually unplugged the CTEK without ever checking the status and closed the frunk remember, I'm a cool guy and my 996 is the best one ever built Its a reliable German sports car, alway garaged, always clean, I ha...
by sitedrifter
Thu Jul 05, 2018 6:17 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: What did you do to/with your 996 today?
Replies: 470
Views: 14592

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

Crap Dude! Arthritis?? The wife is scheduled for hip replacement in mid August. Glad she doesn't read this forum. She would flip! Are you now on the mend? I'm on the mend, slowly No, not arthritis. I was in an industrial accident in '00 see my thread / post here form January in Intro's https://996o...
by sitedrifter
Wed Jul 04, 2018 11:10 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: What did you do to/with your 996 today?
Replies: 470
Views: 14592

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

drove mine to one of Illinois' fabulous emission testing facility yesterday (it passed) only the second drive this year I suffered a serious setback in my hip replacement recovery by contracting a serious case of bi-lateral cellulitis what a huge PITA, felt sick for weeks, leg swollen, skin on fire,...
by sitedrifter
Wed Jul 04, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: Other cars & toys
Topic: Ferrari Thread
Replies: 18
Views: 1064

Re: Ferrari Thread

from Rennlist.... https://rennlist.com/forums/928-forum/1032047-magnum-pi-and-what-might-have-been-for-porsche.html As a huge fan of this show when I was a kid (and still am), I was doing some research on the now famous Ferrari 308 that came to be commonly known as the "Magnum Ferrari" among enthusi...
by sitedrifter
Tue Apr 03, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: GD AOS!
Replies: 13
Views: 785

Re: GD AOS!

there is an new Motorsports AOS in the parts section @ Pelican

cool pic anyway

maybe a little night work for the mosquito abatement district ?
you know, to offset the costs
by sitedrifter
Mon Mar 26, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: 996 Carrera (Naturally Aspirated / Non-Mezger)
Topic: Flying Ducktail...
Replies: 44
Views: 2182

Re: Flying Ducktail...

just yesterday I was in a funk, bemoaning the lack of choices for a decent ducktail
for our plebeian 996's

no reviews yet, seems reasonable

you going to take the plunge b3 ?, bet it adds 35 hp