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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    LAST MORNING ON THE TRAIL, HEADED UP GIBBS KERR TRAIL TOWARD RAMS HORN PEAK IN THE WYOMING RANGE OFF HOBACK CANYON, WY.  IMG_2207.JPGIMG_2204.JPG


    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    NO LONGER PEAKING OUT BUT STILL HAVING FUN

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    Great pics Watt, thanks for sharing. Was that duct tape on the back of the seat?


    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    JoeRockhead:

    Great pics Watt, thanks for sharing. Was that duct tape on the back of the seat?

    Yes Joe - two mods required

    1- i duct taped a large paper clip around the hanger hook for jackets on the seat back, so when i carry a blazer on a hanger in a hanger bag it's wired in and doesn't fall on the floor.  the seat hook is a design flaw for normal people.... if you click on the photo to enlarge you can see the paperclip. 

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    2- i duct tape a plastic food container top over the console buttons to keep Sun from switching all the switches.  He still turns the traction control off through the plastic.  A design flaw only for dog people.....  This center console is one facet of pane turbo s design that is very unpalatable to me -- if you imagine 2 or 3 Yellow Labs standing on the switches while driving, so they can see out the windshield, everything going haywire

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    another view of the center console protector, not ready to be patented but working fine

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    Nice! The paper clip mod makes sense, as those seat hooks are basically useless. 

     

     


    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    If Porsche would respond to my wish list, i would ask for a larger gas tank to give more range. Those hooks should have a clasp that locks closed around your jacket hanger. A. Factory cover for the switch deck would be nice.

    the sport exhaust should be standard, a sports car should not charge extra for a sport exhaust!!!!

    bring the bucket seats (like gt3 seats) back to usa.  Improve the fan power of the seat ventilators in the regular sport seats.

    they did fix  from the 997 the ability to lock the car while running which i asked for and i appreciate that, and the ability to switch the suspension to normal while in sport plus which i dont recall in 997s

    after much thought and reviewing rennteams analysis on the new turbo s, I am not ordering one.

    - i hate the weight, hated it in my 997 turbo s, at least my 991. S is near 3000pounds

    - the car is not fast enough for $200 k for a cab.  I might as well get a used mcclaren or another scuderia. Maybe ill change my mind for my new zealand car when the bucket seats arrive.

     


    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    one other massive improvement I forgot to mention ---  991's are RAT PROOF!!!!!

    this may seem irrelevant to those in cold climates -- but with 997s and before I spent 3-6kUS$ per year on rat repairs; they'd eat the wiring harness, brake wire, etc.  with 991, no problem.  Only the Jaguar XKR is rat free besides 991.  Thank you Porsche!!!!:)

    We're jumping for JOY

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    Over here it is not the Rats that eat the wiring , but those little buggers :

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    Jesus Gnil,

    those f.krs look dangerous.  Here we have the killer chcken advancing on the Labs [she has to be left free cause the other chickens bother her] so we let her wander...  so of course she comes in

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    His Lordship finds the chicken... .... .... like nuttin'

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    Those killer labradors look terrified !!! 


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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    Sun hiding in Wyoming from the killer chicken. Just peeking an eye out for her....

    IMG_2214.JPGThe killer chicken celebrates another Barce goal; Sun fell asleep at 2-0.

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    ALL CLEAN BACK IN MALIBU, EXCEPT PERHAPS HIS LORDSHIP SUN....

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    TIME FOR  REST, AFTER ALL I'M 12.5 WHICH IS 90 YEARS OLD IN HUMAN TIME

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    just getting shitty down by the snake

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    can't compare with this wildlife in Switzerland but we have encounters too indecision

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    Sorry guys, but I love my cars more than my clothes or anything else ... It would be impossible for me to treat my cars like that.

    That poor 991's interior. Smiley


    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    BjoernB:

    can't compare with this wildlife in Switzerland but we have encounters too indecision

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    cute Bjoern!!!  I think that's a hedgehog???


    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    amazon:

    Sorry guys, but I love my cars more than my clothes or anything else ... It would be impossible for me to treat my cars like that.

    That poor 991's interior. Smiley

    I've known guys with garage queens, but you're the first closet queen!!!Smiley  While you're sitting home naked to avoid wear and tear on your clothes and your car, we're out having fun.Smiley My interior looks brand new as it's detailed regularly.  Of course my clothes are shorts and hiking shoes unless i go to the office.

    i'll see if we have any anal approved 991 uses around hereSmiley

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    The morning fog blankets the Pacific Ocean and hides alot of non anal behaviour....

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    like these bastards getting dog hair all over the cayenne loaner.  It does vac right out, my detail team does it every week in all our cars.  And Beverly Hills porsche just does the same with our loaners.  It is the best dealership I have ever experienced.

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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    The whole life style is suspect, disgraceful and and non anal, why the dogs and cats sleep on the bed!!!!:)IMG_1265.jpgshocking

     


    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    Nice pictures. Great.

    But why don't you give it a rest with your childish anal comments? Seems the guy really hit a nerve... yes

    Cool.


    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    cool newbie, spend some time on this site until you know what tongue in cheek means.  then add value

    http://thepeoplescube.com/peoples-blog/taliban-send-peace-keeping-advisers-to-chicago-t10671.html


    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    Watt - keep the family pics comming - lot's of animal lovers like us 100% understand you ! kiss


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    Alaskan Malamute we walk of a friend in winter - he has the same weight as my wife - quite funny how HE walks her....


    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    These Alaskans are in the top ten most dangerous dog races. Beautiful creature but scary!

     


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    Re: SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA Thread Closed

    BjoernB:

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    Alaskan Malamute we walk of a friend in winter - he has the same weight as my wife - quite funny how HE walks her....

    Huge beast! Didn't know that race! Smiley


     
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