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Forum: Other Technical Discussions 05-10-2021, 07:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 222
Posted By racer
Lolz. My dad use to call them Jesus clips.. cause...

Lolz. My dad use to call them Jesus clips.. cause when they'd spring off you'd say "Jesus, where'd that go!"
Forum: Track Talk 04-28-2021, 11:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By racer
VIR driver suit requirements?

So, I was looking to register for a DE at VIR. Reviewing that clubs guidelines (NNJR PCA if you need to know), specific to their VIR registration page is the following:



Anyone confirm or deny...
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 04-19-2021, 03:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 887
Posted By racer
Or, just act like any kid - do what you want and...

Or, just act like any kid - do what you want and ask for forgiveness later ;) "Gee officer, I was just on my way"... or "I just bought it.. here's the handwritten bill of sale" etc. Or if the boat...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Cars For Sale/Wanted 04-19-2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 251
Posted By racer
SC was 1978-1983. CIS injection. Not very...

SC was 1978-1983. CIS injection. Not very "tuneable" compared to a motronic 84+ 3.2 Carrera Certain year EURO motors are more powerful (200hp) vs the US spec 180ish hp versions. Track car? Street...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 04-19-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 997
Posted By racer
Sloan? That said, unless there is financial...

Sloan?

That said, unless there is financial distress, it might be worth it to just step back and let time pass before pushing a sale. Maybe they will come to want the car as a way to remember the...
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 04-10-2021, 03:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 741
Posted By racer
Like the color combo. Almost bought a Tahoe blue...

Like the color combo. Almost bought a Tahoe blue over white 968 coupe years ago. That too was a very limited run color year. I guess anything other than red,white,black and silver could be rare as...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Cars For Sale/Wanted 04-09-2021, 07:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 421
Posted By racer
One way to find out ;) But its a cab with a...

One way to find out ;) But its a cab with a stick .. no one wants those nowadays in the bland Silver over black. $1/mile
Forum: Other Stuff For Sale 04-06-2021, 07:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By racer
@jmuRiz.. Thanks for the advice on Quattroworld....

@jmuRiz.. Thanks for the advice on Quattroworld. Put the add on there too. Not sure if it in the right spot or overly visible, but its out there.
Forum: Other Stuff For Sale 04-06-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By racer
FS: 2003 Audi Avant Quattro 3.0

https://dorkiphus.net/porsche/showthread.php?t=40393

This car is up for sale. It needs a little more work than I am interested in pursuing at this time.

What's been done since it was acquired...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 04-06-2021, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,369
Posted By racer
I've used Intercity before. Not cheap but great...

I've used Intercity before. Not cheap but great service. If you have an issue of Panorama, look through there. Lots of reputible ads.. Reliable, Intercity, Horesless Carraige. Trick is timing up the...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 04-02-2021, 01:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 621
Posted By racer
Swap meet in Carlisle coming up soon if they...

Swap meet in Carlisle coming up soon if they don't sell.. just saying.. They look great. Just too big to fit on any of my cars ;)
Forum: Fun Runs and Upcoming Events in our area. 04-02-2021, 01:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,360
Posted By racer
Would like to go. Too lazy to bring my extra 914...

Would like to go. Too lazy to bring my extra 914 front trunk to sell because it won't fit in my PCar, but want to get out and see some stuff. Even just the drive would be a break from my norm these...
Forum: Track Talk 03-30-2021, 12:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 941
Posted By racer
In a stock 914, plenty of time to flip through...

In a stock 914, plenty of time to flip through your cassettes on the straights ;)
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 03-30-2021, 12:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 453
Posted By racer
Watch enough TV during a pandemic and this comes...

Watch enough TV during a pandemic and this comes to mind:

https://www.tacvisor.com/?mid=9671686&gclid=EAIaIQobChMImbmZjr7Y7wIVg4JbCh2NSg94EAQYASABEgJ57_D_BwE
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 03-22-2021, 07:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 693
Posted By racer
Not sure the goal, or what the cost might be, but...

Not sure the goal, or what the cost might be, but what about a vinyl wrap?
Forum: Stuff Other People Are Selling 03-18-2021, 01:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By racer
Looks nice.. My dad had a Pre-A 55 Speedster for...

Looks nice.. My dad had a Pre-A 55 Speedster for many years. He sold it to whoever had money ;)
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 03-18-2021, 01:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 693
Posted By racer
Maaco? ...

Maaco? https://www.maaco.com/locations/va/chantilly-12004/

or, how about a local VoTech shop?
Forum: Track Talk 03-11-2021, 09:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By racer
Currently, I don't think many wants an old out of...

Currently, I don't think many wants an old out of date helmet in covid times.

PCAP ax program has had a fleet of new recent date helmets courtesy of OF racing, but as mentioned, loaner helmets not...
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 03-11-2021, 09:39 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,207
Posted By racer
Easiest sounds like a side bump out /addition to...

Easiest sounds like a side bump out /addition to the right of the GT3.

Remove turnaround space at top of drive

Is there room at the top before fence/tree line in front of the Acura?

Or add a...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 03-06-2021, 01:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 729
Posted By racer
And of course, how old/good is the battery? Not...

And of course, how old/good is the battery? Not saying your aren't chasing a VR/Alternator issue, but if your batter is old/suspect then it brings the other items into question, no?

fwiw, my only...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 02-25-2021, 12:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,017
Posted By racer
The round ones (red) could result in slight bend...

The round ones (red) could result in slight bend in the floorboard above. That said, I agree with others, both can be used but the yellows are better. Second reason folks likely use the red/round...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 02-16-2021, 10:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 449
Posted By racer
CL ad lists is perhaps more accurately as a 74...

CL ad lists is perhaps more accurately as a 74 1.8. Needs a little work. Buy now, restore/mod later!
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 02-09-2021, 11:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 285
Posted By racer
With all the snow, maybe he needs one of these...

With all the snow, maybe he needs one of these instead?
https://www.pcarmarket.com/auction/dealtank-arova-porsche-212-skibob/

Sorry, no bike though.. My folks have one of these though.
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 01-28-2021, 08:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,431
Posted By racer
I found it snug width wise (I am kinda "husky")....

I found it snug width wise (I am kinda "husky"). I had plenty of leg/headroom.
Jerome bought a convertible.. he has loads of headroom ;)

914's with the seat mounted to the floor like in a...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 01-28-2021, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By racer
I caved and had my unit repaired. Originally I...

I caved and had my unit repaired. Originally I thought i would have to mail it out west to someone like North Hollywood Speedometer or Palo Alto Speedometer. I decided to try a local vendor to repair...
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