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Forum: Porsche & BMW Cars For Sale/Wanted 08-02-2022, 09:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 372
Posted By Elric42
That's BEAUTIFUL!!! I wish I could swing...

That's BEAUTIFUL!!!

I wish I could swing that car, I'd modify it for street use (thank you MD Hot Rod tags), and drive the wheels off it on the street and track.

GLWTS!

Elric42
Forum: Fun Runs and Upcoming Events in our area. 07-10-2022, 08:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 625
Posted By Elric42
Where will this be held? Elric42

Where will this be held?

Elric42
Forum: Professional Help 06-02-2022, 09:12 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 311
Posted By Elric42
Mobile Detailer Wanted- Columbia Area

Greetings All,

I am looking for a new mobile detailer. Iím in the Columbia, MD area.

Any recommendations?

Thank you in advance.

Elric42
Forum: Porsche & BMW Cars For Sale/Wanted 03-13-2022, 02:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,561
Posted By Elric42
This is an awesome car! Elric42

This is an awesome car!

Elric42
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 03-11-2022, 10:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,076
Posted By Elric42
Get a faraday bag from Amazon. It will block the...

Get a faraday bag from Amazon. It will block the signal from the fob. Put the key in the bag, tuck it in the glove box. Use spare key.

I've used this option plenty of times.

Elric42
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 02-24-2022, 09:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,780
Posted By Elric42
I have not heard of that shop. But, I bet some...

I have not heard of that shop. But, I bet some time on Rennsport would find some reviews.

Elric42
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 02-22-2022, 11:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,780
Posted By Elric42
The real question is who did the swap? Several...

The real question is who did the swap? Several reputable shops have come up with excellent protocols for this kind of work.

If the swap was done by a good shop, and the engine and car are well...
Forum: Stuff Other People Are Selling 02-14-2022, 11:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,664
Posted By Elric42
It's a shame I'm not permitted to get this to...

It's a shame I'm not permitted to get this to park next to my Guards Red 987.2 Cayman...

Elric42
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 01-26-2022, 02:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 639
Posted By Elric42
If they asked you to sign it at the time of sale...

If they asked you to sign it at the time of sale to acknowledge that you saw it, fine. But months (or even days) later?

Um... NO!

Elric42
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 11-26-2021, 05:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,150
Posted By Elric42
Flannel. I am quite happy with it. ...

Flannel.

I am quite happy with it.

Elric42
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 11-24-2021, 08:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,150
Posted By Elric42
I have a cover from here that I use on my Cayman:...

I have a cover from here that I use on my Cayman: https://autochic.com/
While not cheap, it has held up quite well. Mine is the New AllWeather.
It fits the car perfectly.
My spring job is to find...
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 11-18-2021, 08:38 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,994
Posted By Elric42
I have a base 987.2. While it may be slower in...

I have a base 987.2. While it may be slower in absolute terms than the S, I do not think the difference is really noticeable on the street, unless you are trying to keep up with an S.

As I have...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 11-05-2021, 08:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,082
Posted By Elric42
MD is the same with the historic/street rod....

MD is the same with the historic/street rod. Can't be used for hire, can't be used for daily transportation, and exempt from inspections.

Of course, I have no idea how it could actually be proven...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 11-03-2021, 11:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,082
Posted By Elric42
I have seen certain overzealous police agencies...

I have seen certain overzealous police agencies pull over cars on historic tags and "inspect" the vehicle to see if has be "substantially" altered. Then, based on the presence of non-oem wheels and a...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 11-02-2021, 02:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,082
Posted By Elric42
I recommend "Street Rod" tags for the older cars....

I recommend "Street Rod" tags for the older cars. Historic Tags require you to preserve the vehicle in an original state, and limit the kind of mods you can do. Street Rod tags let you do whatever...
Forum: Other Technical Discussions 08-04-2021, 05:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,644
Posted By Elric42
Search for "farady bags." I have one from Signal...

Search for "farady bags." I have one from Signal Tactics that came from Amazon that I use for work. I can say that after some pretty intensive testing, it works quite well.

I did get this about...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 07-04-2021, 09:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 765
Posted By Elric42
Thanks! Elric42

Thanks!

Elric42
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 07-04-2021, 06:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 765
Posted By Elric42
Upholsterer in the DC/MD Area

My 987.2 Cayman is suffering from a drooping headliner, so I am looking for recommendations for a shop in the MD area.

I know a few people have recommended Lim's, but they are far from my home,...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 06-24-2021, 12:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 916
Posted By Elric42
Dang... even before I could puzzle out if they...

Dang... even before I could puzzle out if they would fit my 987.2 Cayman!

Congrats on the fast sale!

Elric42
Forum: Fun Runs and Upcoming Events in our area. 01-21-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,015
Posted By Elric42
The only complaint I have about Penske is that...

The only complaint I have about Penske is that they basically force you to buy a LoJack for your car. LoJack is not worth it, unless your insurance is willing to give you a discount for far more than...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Cars For Sale/Wanted 12-07-2020, 12:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,915
Posted By Elric42
Congrats to you both. That's one nice 944... ...

Congrats to you both. That's one nice 944...

Elric42
Forum: Porsche & BMW Cars For Sale/Wanted 12-02-2020, 01:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,915
Posted By Elric42
MUST RESIST!!!! Seriously, this is a great...

MUST RESIST!!!!

Seriously, this is a great deal. I wish I had garage space for it.

Elric42
Forum: Porsche & BMW Cars For Sale/Wanted 11-12-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,915
Posted By Elric42
Gosh, that is a beautiful 944... Elric42

Gosh, that is a beautiful 944...

Elric42
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 10-09-2020, 10:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,946
Posted By Elric42
My wheel, redone with single color leather, thick...

My wheel, redone with single color leather, thick padding and palm swells was around $500, plus what I paid for the replacement wheel to send to them.

Worth every penny.

Elric42
Forum: Other Technical Discussions 10-08-2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,974
Posted By Elric42
This is right up there with the person who told...

This is right up there with the person who told me to never rev a motor above 4k rpms. They told me that motors couldn't handle the strain, regardless of the redline.

Wonder what they would say at...
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