Synopses & Reviews
When the first Boxsters were introduced in 1996, Porsche enthusiasts everywhere began doing what they’ve always done—perform their own maintenance and look for ways to further sharpen the handling and improve the performance of this unique machine. The aftermarket has responded in kind, providing tools, engine and suspension parts, diagnostic software, and cosmetic applications specifically for the Boxster. Porsche expert Wayne R. Dempsey guides you through 101 projects that will help you maintain, modify, and enhance your Porsche Boxster. Focusing on both the 986- and 987-chassis models and “S” models, 101 Projects for Your Porsche Boxster presents all the necessary information, tips, and costs associated with each project. Each project is presented with clear and concise step-by-step instructions so that you have a thorough understanding of what to expect. Whether you’re changing the brake pads or doing a complete engine swap, 101 Projects for Your Porsche Boxster will guide you through the process, with tips and insight gained from years of working on these incredible roadsters. With more than 600 color photos and diagrams, 101 Projects for Your Porsche Boxster is an invaluable resource for any Boxster owner.
Since its introduction in 1997, the Porsche Boxster has earned a reputation as one of the world’s greatest sports cars, as well as a huge, loyal following of devoted drivers. This book is aimed at those owners of Boxsters who want to improve their machines while avoiding thousands of dollars in mechanic’s costs. Clearly and simply written, with straightforward illustrations, this manual offers 101 projects to help you modify, maintain, and enhance your Porsche. Focusing on the 986 and 987 Boxster models, 101 Projects for Your Porsche Boxster presents all the necessary information, associated costs, and pitfalls to avoid when performing a wide array of projects. In a word, it makes owning a Porsche Boxster an unqualified thrill.
Straightforward illustrated instructions for modifying two of Porsche’s most prized sports cars.
About the Author
Wayne R. Dempsey is the author of 101 Projects for Your Porsche 911, How to Rebuild and Modify Porsche 911 Engines, and 101 Performance Projects for Your BMW 3 Series 1982-2000, all from Motorbooks. www.pelicanparts.com