Carrera S Blog: A Chronological Account of My Ownership

November 19, 2017  THE INFAMOUS IMS BEARING ISSUE While Porsche has an enviable reputation for engineering excellence they seemed to have stumbled on at least one issue when they transitioned from the air-cooled engines to the water-cooled variants. The engine in the 996 (the first water-cooled model) and the 997 used an intermediate shaft to […]

The Find and The Purchase

November 11, 2017 – The Find Almost every Saturday morning David Silberkleist, owner of BugeyeGuy.com sends out an email newsletter to his subscribers. As you would expect, it is usually full of information about Austin Healey Bugeyes including a few advertisements for cars for sale. On this particular day there was an unusual posting for David. […]