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Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 05-22-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 522
Views: 71,207
Posted By TurboPooch
Not on the same level as the previous posts but...

Not on the same level as the previous posts but bought this for the Boy as a graduation present. All original 1974 CL200 Scrambler (made only one year) with 6k miles on it. Nice patina and chrome....
Forum: BMW Technical Discussions 05-05-2021, 06:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 981
Posted By TurboPooch
Let's not forget Tommy Ivic and the guys at Tier...

Let's not forget Tommy Ivic and the guys at Tier Car Care.
Forum: Fun Runs and Upcoming Events in our area. 05-03-2021, 10:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,264
Posted By TurboPooch
Had a good time except for the wind in the AM. A...

Had a good time except for the wind in the AM. A little slow to start but the crowd picked up nicely. Was a little worried about the logistics of a new spot but all seemed to work out well. We sold a...
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 04-19-2021, 08:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,540
Posted By TurboPooch
Since it's new to you, pay real close attention...

Since it's new to you, pay real close attention to the date codes and brand of tires on the trailer. Typically, trailer tires will experience rubber cracking way before the tread wears out. I have a...
Forum: Other Stuff For Sale 04-14-2021, 09:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,103
Posted By TurboPooch
I think we have to arrange a mini DE Championship...

I think we have to arrange a mini DE Championship with Good Hand's grandson. Winner get the bottle of milk!
Forum: Stuff Other People Are Selling 04-14-2021, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By TurboPooch
No more projects for me until I unload or finish...

No more projects for me until I unload or finish some that I have. Car looks to be 169K by the wear on the shifter knob, the covers on the seats, and looks like the brake pedal cover is gone which...
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 04-11-2021, 11:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,129
Posted By TurboPooch
Thanks all. My first job getting it home was to...

Thanks all. My first job getting it home was to get the trunk open. Neither the button in the footwell or the key would open the trunk since the key just basically turns a cam that activates a...
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 04-09-2021, 10:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,129
Posted By TurboPooch
Like I need another project......

......but I couldn't turn this one down. Not really a convertible guy as I'm not blessed with the prerequisite thick flowing hair that convertible folks have. Speaking of which, thanks to Good Hands...
Forum: Fun Runs and Upcoming Events in our area. 03-31-2021, 11:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,264
Posted By TurboPooch
The Boy and I will be there trying to pawn off...

The Boy and I will be there trying to pawn off some of our Fo-Fo parts to pay for a new set of Hoosiers.
Forum: Other Technical Discussions 03-22-2021, 10:21 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 109,069
Posted By TurboPooch
My uncle who taught me most of my mechanical...

My uncle who taught me most of my mechanical skills was a very competent machinist and jack of a trades. He used to tell me if you have to put more pressure on a bolt than you think it should need,...
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 03-20-2021, 09:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By TurboPooch
This is a prime example of what good teaching is...

This is a prime example of what good teaching is all about. When you can relate something to a real life situation it sticks with kids and it means something and they usually don't forget it. Driving...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 03-16-2021, 09:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,888
Posted By TurboPooch
The pic is hard to tell since there is a little...

The pic is hard to tell since there is a little parallax going on. Know that on the rocker panel there is a little diamond shaped dent to indicate the center jacking point and I'm pretty sure it is...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 02-27-2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,888
Posted By TurboPooch
Yep, always use the frame (yellow) in the front...

Yep, always use the frame (yellow) in the front and will usually move back 2 or 3 more inches so the metal under trays on the turbos come off without hitting any of the arms. That area is boxed metal...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 02-11-2021, 03:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 336
Posted By TurboPooch
Looks like the FB Marketplace bike sold. There...

Looks like the FB Marketplace bike sold.
There is a fairly large swap meet this Sunday at the Carroll County Agricultural Center.

http://www.stopswapandsave.com/index.html

I have gone the...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 02-08-2021, 11:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 336
Posted By TurboPooch
https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/81476964...

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/814769642694098/?ref=search&referral_code=undefined

Have never ridden one but the bikes they have in the lobby at the TechTactics in Easton seemed very...
Forum: Other Technical Discussions 02-04-2021, 07:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,283
Posted By TurboPooch
Maybe one of the local autoparts stores/ tire...

Maybe one of the local autoparts stores/ tire repair shops have a loaner master lock set like this?...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 01-31-2021, 11:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,595
Posted By TurboPooch
Well I'm not retired yet but had to get started...

Well I'm not retired yet but had to get started in what little free time I have had. Got the thing basically stripped down and on the rotisserie to start the process of scraping off the undercoating...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 01-22-2021, 09:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 360
Posted By TurboPooch
I think I have two sets of the white lettered...

I think I have two sets of the white lettered gauges. Will check and report back.
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 01-17-2021, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,217
Posted By TurboPooch
Excellent! I was wondering about this just...

Excellent! I was wondering about this just yesterday. It was good to help out a "limited funds" college kid and hope to see you at the HPDC this year. That was part of the deal!
Forum: Other Stuff For Sale 01-17-2021, 11:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 388
Posted By TurboPooch
If you don't find one in time, a little trick I...

If you don't find one in time, a little trick I used to do with three point belts when autocrossing is to position the buckle about two or three inches shy of going in the receptacle and twist it two...
Forum: Other Stuff For Sale 01-07-2021, 06:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By TurboPooch
I feel your pain. When I was looking for used...

I feel your pain. When I was looking for used trailers it just wasn't turning up good examples for reasonable money. Finally just bit the bullet and ordered a new one. Years later I'm glad I did. It...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 12-19-2020, 11:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 454
Posted By TurboPooch
Yep, just about anything fits late offset but may...

Yep, just about anything fits late offset but may need a small spacer up front. Invest in a set of longer studs if not already equipped. Boy has had just about every set of Porsche wheels (Cayman,...
Forum: Other Stuff For Sale 12-11-2020, 10:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,316
Posted By TurboPooch
When I went looking for a second tow vehicle to...

When I went looking for a second tow vehicle to drag the Boy's race car around and serve as my DD, I REALLY wanted a diesel Touareg R-line, but diesel-gate was in full swing and they were near...
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 12-09-2020, 08:50 AM
Replies: 522
Views: 71,207
Posted By TurboPooch
I'm going to start buying Powerball tickets so...

I'm going to start buying Powerball tickets so I'm ready to write the check in January...

https://www.mecum.com/lots/LV0121-435876/1950-vincent-black-lightning/

Quite an interesting read about...
Forum: Other Stuff For Sale 12-05-2020, 03:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,316
Posted By TurboPooch
Another +1 for the Prodigy wireless brake...

Another +1 for the Prodigy wireless brake controller if you buy a tow vehicle that is not pre-wired for a brake controller. Most American Iron already has the wiring installed and a brake controller...
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