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Your 996 - how modded is modded?

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This seems to be the logic with more and more insurers that the purchase price is max value covered by the insurer. My 997 S man coupe I purchased 18 months ago for $ 90k with 50000 km is not replaceable for that coin atm. Porsche insurance would only go to 90k max.

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7 hours ago, michel said:

So how many modded 996’s, even 986 going to the Luftwasser ball ? 

certainly thinking about it if I can fit it in

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Not sure why this has turned into an insurance thread.  You need to tell the insurer about modifications if you want them to payout on them in the event of a claim.

 

 

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5 hours ago, sjm said:

This seems to be the logic with more and more insurers that the purchase price is max value covered by the insurer. My 997 S man coupe I purchased 18 months ago for $ 90k with 50000 km is not replaceable for that coin atm. Porsche insurance would only go to 90k max.

interestingly on reading the quote I got from Porsche Insurance I saw that they are underwritten by MB insurance.  MB insurance also provided me with a quote on the same specifications just $400 perannum cheaper.  I asked Porsche about any extra benefit insuring with them over MB - I insured with MB.........

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16 minutes ago, firstone said:

Why did the lady swallow the fly? 

Because she was:

  • in a convertible
  • the driver was in 2nd gear
  • while taking a tight left hand turn
  • she was the wife of said driver
  • all the while screaming to slow down
  • and that your honour is how the fly ended up in her mouth?

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12 hours ago, michel said:

Further to @Jason E  if you inherited or were gifted a car or even won a Shannon’s give away . What then ..

all the mods on my 996.2 , that I was able to remember, at time of insuring were duly noted 

So how many modded 996’s, even 986 going to the Luftwasser ball ? 

I'll be there...

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1 hour ago, 1q2w3e4r said:

Not sure why this has turned into an insurance thread.  You need to tell the insurer about modifications if you want them to payout on them in the event of a claim.

 

 

For relevance,   chit chat on insurance if it’s related to modified 996’s should be ok .. for those who wish too fireside chat about cayenne, corollas and Cabernet .. there’s 

 

5 minutes ago, Fishcop said:

I'll be there...

are you modified 

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31 minutes ago, michel said:

For relevance,   chit chat on insurance if it’s related to modified 996’s should be ok .. for those who wish too fireside chat about cayenne, corollas and Cabernet .. there’s 

 

are you modified 

I generally require modification when around others. 

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CLR  Sold 50,000 pounds 

someone bought a well developed modded car.

wonder now what becomes of the IP parts side of this venture

 

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Mines not modded much.

GT3 Aero kit.

Tubi Exhaust.

Short shift... which i dont like.

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23 minutes ago, Pokiou said:

Short shift... which i dont like.

Hey @Pokiou,

Which short shift do you have?  What don't you like about it? 

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I have the OEM short sifter i believe. I just dont like the way it feels stiff...ill see how she feels after the flywheel and clutch change but it just feels stiff and notchy... not what i was expecting.. I like real smooth straight shifts.. this feels like it has a crooked gated shift :S.

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6 hours ago, Pokiou said:

I have the OEM short sifter i believe. I just dont like the way it feels stiff...ill see how she feels after the flywheel and clutch change but it just feels stiff and notchy... not what i was expecting.. I like real smooth straight shifts.. this feels like it has a crooked gated shift :S.

https://www.rennline.com/Competition-Shifter/productinfo/S-111-NR-CS/

All metal parts, no plastic, no slop and has three positions so you can adjust how 'short' you want your short shift to be

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On 23/02/2021 at 10:24, Pokiou said:

I have the OEM short sifter i believe. I just dont like the way it feels stiff...ill see how she feels after the flywheel and clutch change but it just feels stiff and notchy... not what i was expecting.. I like real smooth straight shifts.. this feels like it has a crooked gated shift :S.

997 oem shortshifter?

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