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 Porsche Boxster with a simple DIY and made the how to video to show you.
Don’t waste hours and hours of time removing the entire dash to get to the heater core! You can get to the blend doors like I’m going to show you.
I have seen some pictures of the heater core for VW cars and they look very similar, so this may work for you guys too!
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