Tools Fitting To Touch A Porsche

I have to admit, I’m not much of a wrench turner. I’d love to know more about what goes on under the hood, but so far, I’m just not one of those guys. I’m learning though, and hope to change my lack of mechanical ability. Knowing that, it’s no surprise that when I cracked open […]

Weekly Porsche Wrap

I’m always getting questions about cars, parts, and fixes for various Porsche problems. In today’s Weekly Porsche Wrap I thought I’d highlight some Porsche related forums I’ve found helpful over the years. One of the things that’s amazing to me about the Internet is the ability for a person to find an answer to just […]

How Would You Modify A Porsche 968?

One of our readers, Don, emailed me a couple of days ago asking what modifications he should make to his Porsche 968. Here’s what he asked: I would like to know what updates and modifications are possible for my Porsche 968?  Examples: engine (more power), dual exhaust, exterior headlights, fenders, side air ducts, hoods, […]

Autoglym Wants Your Car To SHINE!!!

Autoglym recently sent me a bunch of their products to review. I’ll be completely honest. It’s rainy in the Pacific Northwest right now and our only break from the rain, recently, has been snow and stinkin COLD weather. I’m not going to get out to wash any cars in this weather. However, I can’t wait […]

HIGH Mileage Porsche 911

Dwight over at (a site you should check out if you haven’t already) sent me a link to a Porsche 911 up for sale on Pelican Parts he found recently. It’s a 1990 Porsche 911 Carrera 2 (964). Here’s the thing, it’s got 521,000 miles on it! Sure it’s had a majority of it’s […]

Black & Decker Life Saver

I’m not a very handy guy. I like to think I can tinker and fix stuff, but I’m pretty much only good for demolition and driving the last nail on a project “we” did. The same holds true for being “handy” in the garage. I can do the basics like check oil, change breaks, etc. […]

Need Help With Boxster Codes

I hate to muddy the blog with service requests and general troubleshooting, but we’ve got such smart Porsche people reading the blog, I hate to waste the talent and resources.  Plus, this is for Joe who’s been a regular on the blog nearly since the beginning, so we’re helping one of our own. Here’s a […]

Tools For Your Porsche Garage: Stanley Battery Jump-Starter & SquidBrite Work Light

The good folks over at Stanley recently sent me a couple of their products to review. The Stanley 500 AMP Battery Jump-Starter and the Stanley SquidBrite Work Light. Both are very cool, well made, and come in extremely handy in the home garage. Read on to see my thoughts on each and how you can […]

Help For A Fellow Reader

Had a reader contact me a few days ago about a problem he’s found with his Porsche. Thought maybe one of our smart readers might have some advice for him: I have C2 996 mod 2001, one day the temp went high so i checked on the water level i saw oil mixed with water […]

Ionic Clean: Your Porsche’s New Best Friend

Ask a room full of car enthusiasts, much less Porsche enthusiasts, to raise a hand if they like washing the car and you’re likely to get a ho hum response. Follow it up with asking how many people love driving around in a clean car and not only would you have the makings of a […]