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Hub Nut Removal Tool
MOT Time, Annual Service, CV Boot Replacement.
MOT Time of year again, the second one in my ownership. The car passed but with an advise on a perished front right outer cv boot needing replacement. The [...]
New Mahle Oil Filter
Another Oil Change
Whilst the Porsche service schedule for the late 996 model is 2 years or 20,000 miles I always work to the mantra of ‘clean oil clean engine’. [...]
Oil Filter Inspection
Oil Change Time Again…..
Six months, and 1,925 miles, have passed since the last engine oil change at the end of December. Given the limited mileage the car covers, and because oil [...]
NGK Laser Iridium Plugs
Spark Plug Replacement – 996 3.6
On the face of it spark plug replacement looks a little bit daunting on a 996. After all they are in a silly place, and I am more used to being able to [...]
Service Time Again.
After six months of ownership to the day, and as it was only a couple of days before Christmas it was time to do another oil change. I like to change the [...]
Brake Fluid
Brake Fluid Change.
Brake Fluid change time – due every 2 years. ATE SL6 was the chosen brake fluid. High Spec, ATE SL.6 DOT 4 Ideal for ESP® ABS, ASR due to its [...]
Airbox Refitted
First Service Jobs
Having had a recent oil and filter change at time of purchase, I thought I would replace the air filter and pollen filter, both very simple operations.