Porsche

Porsche Cayenne Turbo S: How To Fix The Suspension And A Rattling Prop-Shaft | Wheeler Dealers

The Porsche Cayenne Turbo S is one of the most powerful consumer SUVs on the market, but because of its specialised manufacturing methods, repairing and maintaining the car can be very expensive. Ant shows us what some of the most common issues with this sporty 4×4 are and how to fix them cheaply and efficiently. […]

16,857
Like
Save
Porsche 997 Aerokit Bumper Install and Radiator Cleaning DIY

DIY for installing the factory Porsche 997.1 Aero kit bumper and cleaning the radiators for the 2005-2008 911. The aero bumper is very similar to the GT3 bumper; however, it doesn’t have the vent on top for the third radiator. The aero bumper and lip dramatically improve the looks of the 997 and make the […]

77
Like
Save
Porsche 911(996/986) Air Con Condenser/Radiator Replacement-How to Remove & Fit New (Cayman/Boxster)

The air conditioning in my 1998 Porsche 911/996 had stopped working. The condensers were over 20 years old and corroded so this video shows how to remove and replace them with new units. In the video I sometimes refer to air con radiators which are the condensers. The setup of the Porsche 996 is the […]

3,486
Like
Save
Porsche 911/ 997 turbo DIY Starter Replacement

My starter still works but is starting to have intermittent issue. It would sometimes crank for a couple of seconds and stop. I then have to turn the key off and on and re-start. It’s also sometimes a bit sluggish. The replacement starter is so much faster now. Relatively easy DIY on manual trans 997.1. […]

678
Like
Save
How to fix your AC in your Porsche – Porsche Boxster 986 ac recharge Carrera 996 911

How to fix your AC in your Porsche, how to keep your cool in a Porsche Boxster 986 ac recharge or Carrera 911 996. For about $30 you can get the air conditioning in your Porsche damn near ICE COLD. This is one of the easiest DIY Porsche jobs you can do to your Porsche […]

1,808
Like
Save
Porsche Cayenne, VW Touareg, Audi Q7: How To Replace A Tie Rod End and Steering Boot

In this video I show you how to replace a leaky steering boot and tie rod end on my 2005 Porsche Cayenne Turbo. My local dealer wanted over $600 to do this job and I was able to do it for less than $100. If you have a VW Touareg or Audi Q7 this video […]

3,270
Like
Save
How to REPLACE COOLANT TANK in a Porsche Boxster 986 (Project 33)

If this saved you a good deal of time and/or money and want to buy me a coffee or a beer, you can right here: https://ko-fi.com/helpmediy Project 33: from the 101 Projects for your Porsche Boxster book I got the dreaded coolant tank leak in my 1998 Porsche Boxster 986. Went ahead and changed it […]

5,320
Like
Save
Porsche Key Fob Cover / Shell Replacement – EASY DIY

New cover – https://ebay.to/2T0zVEc 2032 Battery for this fob – https://amzn.to/36tSGDT Here is a quick little video on how to replace the cover on your Porsche key fob. 3Pcs/set Auto Car Remote Key Case Fob trim Covers For Porsche 911 Macan 2014-up ‘ 2014-up For Porsche 911 2014-up For Porsche Macan 2011-up For Porsche/Panamera 970 […]

9,261
Like
Save
How To Install A Set of Air Filters On A Porsche Cayenne Turbo

In this video I show you how to install a set of new air filters on a Porsche Cayenne Turbo (955). You will need a set of torx bits and a flat head screw driver to complete the job. This DIY project is somewhat time consuming but very do-able. Don’t forget to check out my […]

19,412
Like
Save
Porsche Cayenne: New LED Taillight Install

In this video I install a new set of LED taillights for Blackie (Porsche Cayenne) because someone backed into a trash can (wasn’t me). All of my Cayenne DIY videos can be found here: http://bit.ly/2NvBE1n All the parts and tools I used can be found below: LED Taillights: https://amzn.to/33ZZKtv Tinted LED Taillights: https://amzn.to/2FqufyB Pick tools: […]

331
Like
Save
Porsche Cayenne Turbo How to Remove/Replace Engine Air Filter DIY Instructions

In this video, I will show you How to Remove/Replace 2008 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Engine Air Filter. It was not a walk in the park process. Check out my Porsche Cayenne Oil Change video too: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q3bfCYkILa0 You can buy the tools and filters that you need from these affiliate links: 1. Mann-Filter C 39 219 […]

11,670
Like
Save
How To Replace a Porsche Cayenne VW Touareg Wiper Motor

Update: Do not torque the bolt from the wiper transmission to the wiper motor to 13ft/lbs, it isn’t enough. I don’t know why Porsche specified such a low value but it came loose on me. Video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d88057FLPMk In this video I show you what steps I took in order to replace my overpriced POS […]

17,244
Like
Save
Porsche Cayenne: Bose Amplifier Replacement

Over the winter the radio stopped working in my Cayenne. Ugh! After doing some research, I think the Bose amplifier has failed and in this video I will be swapping it out with a rebuilt unit. Hopefully this rebuilt amplifier will fix my problems. I purchased my rebuilt amplifier from here: https://paulisoncorpserv.com/ All of my […]

1,609
Like
Save
Carbon Fiber Dash Trim Install DIY – Porsche 911 991

New Carbon Fiber Trim DIY install and a PREVIEW of Chris’ NEW RED 992 WITH FULL AEROKIT!! WOOHOO!!!!! As ever, thanks so much for watching my videos and supporting my channel. Keep the comments and chat coming! More videos coming soon. Cheers! #AutoAmateur Also check out my blog at http://www.autoamateur.com to get connected with other […]

3,532
Like
Save
DIY Porsche 911/991 Battery Replacement (How to save $374.00)

We took our 911 to the local deal for 2 recalls and while it was in there they noted the battery was 8 years old and it was reaching end of life. They recommended a replacement battery at the cost of $588.00 installed. We did it as a DIY for $214.00 saving $374.00. To buy […]

731
Like
Save
The Truth About Porsche IMS Bearing Failure and How to Fix It

Porsche technician Sean Mickle tells us the truth about the Porsche IMS bearing failures and shows us the solution to this issue from LN Engineering. Sean works at the Nort Northam Collection, located just outside Orlando, Florida. Check out the build thread for our Boxter S here: https://classicmotorsports.com/project-cars/2001-boxster-s/ Thanks: CRC Industries: https://www.crcindustries.com/ Tire Rack: https://www.tirerack.com/content/tirerack/desktop/en/homepage.html […]

7,730
Like
Save
HOW TO REPAIR A QUARTER PANELS ON 911 PORSCHE TARGA VLOG DIY

LNC #PORSCHE #YOUTUBE CHECK OUT LNC MERCH STORE https://lncmotorsport.com FOLLOW ALONG AS WE TAKE THIS WRECKED PORSCHE’S AND MAKE IT NEW AGAIN.. IF YOU’RE LOOKING TO PURCHASE A SALVAGE CAR FROM THE AUCTION, CONTACT ME AT 📲 LNCMOTORSPORT@YAHOO.COM SEND ME STUFF HERE: LNC COLLISION 27622 CAMINO CAPISTRANO, SUITE D LAGUNA NIGUEL, CA 92677 BUSINESS INQUIRIES: […]

24,615
Like
Save
How to REPLACE THE BELT on a Porsche Boxster 986 | (Project 5)

If you found this helpful, please consider supporting my channel at www.patreon.com/helpmediy Project 5 from the 101 Projects for your Porsche Boxster book It’s really easy to replace the belt by yourself on you Porsche Boxster 986! I guide you through the prices step-by-step in this video tutorial. I’ll also link some items below for […]

1,168
Like
Save
How to FIX THE HEATER in your Porsche! Foam pieces from the vents?

Has your Porsche stopped blowing hot air even when it’s on high and the engine is up to temp? Is it an older car? Have you seen little bits of black foam coming from the vents? Well this is most likely the solution you’ve been looking for. I just fixed the heat on my 1998 […]

651
Like
Save
How to REPLACE/INSTALL AIR OIL SEPARATOR (AOS) | Porsche Boxster 986 987 (Project 9)

This is Project 9 from the 101 Projects for your Porsche Boxster book. Well I finally did it… another right of passage as a Porsche Boxster owner. It was one of the more annoying maintenance jobs to date, but I’m hoping that this video will make the job a little easier for you. There are […]

501
Like
Save
How to Fix a Faulty Side Mirror Motor – Porsche Cayenne Tutorial

Having issues with your side mirror motor? Well, so am I. My 2008 Porsche Cayenne Turbo’s passenger side mirror tilts when reversing, but does not return back to its original position. So in this video, I’ll be showing you how to swap the side mirror motor. I’ll swap the driver’s side with the passenger’s side […]

251
Like
Save
PORSCHE EXHAUST VALVE CONTROLLER *DIY INSTALL* SUPER EASY!!

This is how you fit your controller to your Porsche! This controller fits all porsches that have exhaust valves! FITS ALL PORSHES WITH VACUUM EXHAUST VALVES GET YOURS HERE: https://valvetronic.com/products/pors… From a team of engineers set out to bring valved exhaust technology to the masses, we believe that ⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣you should have the opportunity to tailor […]

382
Like
Save
How to REMOVE AND INSTALL the INSTRUMENT CLUSTER from a 1998 Porsche Boxster

Aaron from Renn Part helped me replace a broken piece of my instrument cluster today. There seemed to be a loose connection after it was repaired, so he removed it again to inspect it. He was kind enough to allow me to film the removal an installation to share here. If you find this helpful, […]

1,054
Like
Save
Porsche P1126 P1133 Check Engine Codes and How to Fix Them with a $5 Home Made Smoke Machine.

My 2001 Porsche Boxster S has a really bad idle, and the check engine light is one showing codes P1126 and P1133. Let me show you how to find the problem with a $5.00 home made DIY smoke machine. If you Porsche has these codes and won’t hold an idea, you might have an intake […]

153
Like
Save
Porsche 996 Window Regulator Replacement

DIY of front passenger window regulator replacement. Part number: URO Brand, 996 542 076 04 Door card and relative parts removal for installing a front window regulator on my 02 911. Procedure is very similar for Porsche Boxster. Please leave comments and questions below or feel free to email me at azdroptopyt@cox.net

848
Like
Save
Porsche Carrera 997/911 rear strut mounts replacement DIY.

My new to me Porsche 911 997 is close to perfect! However it needs one massive repair. The upper rear strut mounts are completely done. The symptoms of this issue was a severe knocking sound from the rear of the vehicle, even over the smallest bumps. The parts needed to repair this are relatively expensive […]

933
Like
Save
Porsche 997 turbo engine lid/frunk lift support – Cheapest Easiest DIY repair ever!

My easiest and cheapest DIY repair ever, replaced hood and engine lid lift support with OEM Stabilus, only $20 each, just like the original, takes only a few minutes, only need a medium size screwdriver. I got it from Amazon with Prime shipping and the rear from ECS tuning. You might find it at Rockauto.com […]

300
Like
Save
How to Replace the Control Arms On a Porsche Cayenne, VW Touareg, Audi Q7

The upper and lower control arms on my Porsche Cayenne are shot after only 75k miles and are in need of replacement. Since I wasn’t happy with the longevity of the factory units, I decided to go with a set of aftermarket control arms from Mevotech, who claims their control arms are “overbuilt”. Are they? […]

8,908
Like
Save
How to REPLACE BRAKE LINES with STAINLESS STEEL on a Porsche Boxster (Project 54)

Project 54 of the 101 Porsche Boxster Projects book. While I had the calipers off to paint them (see my last video), I decided to go ahead and upgrade the brake lines to stainless steel ones from StopTech. While this SHOULD be a very easy project, it ended up being a complete PITA!!! Old brake […]

463
Like
Save
Vintage Porsche 911 Air Conditioning Install – Unboxing Classic Retrofit Electrocooler – DIY

*** NEW! http://rennch.com/store is OPEN! *** Support the channel if you like the build, and swag yourself out! About this vid: Today we unbox the Classic Retrofit Electrocooler Air Conditioning unit. Check out the Classic Retrofit Electrocooler Air Conditioner for Vintage Porsche: http://classicretrofit.com/ac If you purchase any of their products, tell them you heard it […]

3,102
Like
Save
HOW TO REMOVE OR REPLACE INTAKE MANIFOLD ON PORSCHE CAYENNE

How to Replace Water Pump on Porsche Cayenne S 4.5 V8 Products used in the video: ► Replacement Gasket: https://amzn.to/2LGU1xr ► Tripple Square Socket: https://amzn.to/2rZAwar ► Screwdriver set: https://amzn.to/2LHjuXI ► Makita Impact: https://amzn.to/2RrB4nO In this video we will show you how to remove and replace water pump on Porsche Cayenne with the 4.5 v8 engine. […]

3,278
Like
Save
HOW TO REMOVE AND REPLACE RADIO ON PORSCHE CAYENNE S TURBO

HOW TO REMOVE AND REPLACE RADIO ON PORSCHE CAYENNE S TURBO In this video we will show you how to remove or replace radio cd player on Porsche Cayenne We will have more than 200 video on this Porsche Cayenne. ► Screwdriver set: https://amzn.to/2LHjuXI ► Panel Removal Tools: https://amzn.to/2MNYa3v This video might be helpful on: […]

5,223
Like
Save
DIY: Porsche Carrera 996/997 Spark Plug Service

Ok, so you have a Porsche but you’re not interested in paying ‘Porsche money’ to have regular maintenance done… This DIY will walk you through the steps of swapping your spark plugs on your 997.1, 996.2 and 996.1 model Porsche Carrera. If you have any questions post them below, and as always, thanks for watching. […]

17,714
Like
Save