Below are a compilation of Tech resources, Videos, Articles and Links that may help you diagnose a problem with your Porsche or they can be interesting reading.
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Tech Related Links
RennTech – This site may require you to join to post a question. Joining is free.
Rennlist.com – This site may require you to join to post a question. Joining is free.
Pelican Parts Tech Articles – Broken down by individual models
Pedro’s Garage – Pedro Bonilla is a PCA member from the Gold Coast Region and is their Technical Article writer. He is also the Boxster / Cayman Technical Expert for the PCA Technical Committee.
Porsche Option Codes – Ever wonder what all those codes mean on the sticker under your hood? Well here are two great resources to decipher those option codes:
Porsche Online Original Parts Catalog – One of the truly hidden gems of the Porsche website. It’s like a dealership parts catalog on your desktop! If it’s not listed somewhere in here, you don’t need it!
**NOTE: This page changes randomly so when you find the catalog for your vehicle you can download it as a .pdf file.
Tech related Videos
PCA Spotlight: Installing Porsche 996 Carrera OEM Sport Exhaust & replacing coil packs, spark plugs
PCA Spotlight: 986 Boxster Bumper Removal and Radiator Cleaning
Run Time: 10:49
PCA Spotlight: Intermediate shaft and IMS bearing explained.
Run Time: 26:02
PCA Spotlight: Extending the Life of Your Original IMS Bearing.
Run Time: 15:49
PCA Spotlight: The Four Stages of IMS Bearing Failure
Run Time: 25:40
PCA Spotlight: Types of IMS bearing retrofit kits
Run Time: 16:04