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Old 01-08-2012, 11:16 AM
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Boxster ims failure

PORSCHE'S M97 (997, 987, 987C) engine has all but eliminated the dreaded IMS failures that haunted some M96 engines in the 986 series.
This is a good reason to consider the 987 models.
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Old 01-09-2012, 03:16 PM
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Hey Boscoe, I keep seeing IMS, what the heck does that stand for/mean?
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Old 01-09-2012, 04:06 PM
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I think it might mean itermediate shaft and if this fails (bearing) it's bye-bye engine.
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Old 01-09-2012, 07:14 PM
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Old 01-09-2012, 10:50 PM
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Thanks guys.
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