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Title:

Point of Entry

Issue:

#138, June 2005, page 161

Author:

Bob Kovacs

Length:

2½-pages (1-page of text, 1½-pages of photos)

Synopsis:

Kovacs shows us how he replaced the aged and unsightly door handle seals on his Porsche 968. It was a quick and inexpensive repair.


Title:

Off My Rocker

Issue:

#137, May 2005, page 149

Author:

Gerry Burger

Length:

3-pages (1½-pages of text, 1½-pages of photos)

Synopsis:

Burger describes the trials and tribulations of installing 944 Turbo rocker panels on is 1989 944.


Title:

The Seal Deal

Issue:

#136, April 2005, page 147

Author:

Bob Kovacs

Length:

5-pages (2-pages of text, 3-pages of photos)

Synopsis:

Kovacs shows us how he replaced the window seals on the doors of his Porsche 968.


Title:

Vroom With A View

Issue:

#120, June 2003, page 139

Author:

Gerry Burger

Length:

6-pages (3-pages of text, 3-pages of photos)

Synopsis:

Burger updates the look of his 1989 1994 by installing mirrors from a Porsche 968. Burger takes us through the process.


Title:

Cheating the Wind with Style

Issue:

#103, August 2001, page 125

Author:

Gerry Burger

Length:

3½-pages (1½-pages of text, 2-pages of photos)

Synopsis:

Burger shows us how he installed a 944 Turbo underbody spoiler (a.k.a. valence panel) onto his 1989 944. At the end of the article, he commented that his 944 “somehow appears five years newer, four inches lower, and just plain faster. What more could you ask of one spoiler?”


Title:

Changing of the Guard

Issue:

#100, April 2001, page 161

Author:

Gerry Burger

Length:

3-pages (1½-pages of text, 1½-pages of photos)

Synopsis:

Burger takes us through the steps of replacing the vinyl stone guards on the fenders of his 1989 944.


Title:

Tech Forum: Sunroofs and Rear Hatches

Issue:

#80, October 1998, page 147

Author:

Jim Pasha

Length:

4-pages of text and diagrams

Synopsis:

Pasha describes the operation, maintenance and common repairs for the tilting sunroofs found in the 924/944/968. Then he goes onto describe the rear glass hatch assembly found on the 924/944/968 and its basic maintenance.


Title:

Tech Forum: Cold-Weather Maintenance

Issue:

#65, November 1996, page 123

Author:

Jim Pasha

Length:

1-page of text

Synopsis:

Pasha comments on simple cold-weather maintenance to perform on your 924/944/968. Cleaning the front cowl drains, replacing windshield wipers and repairing the windshield washer system. Included is a block diagram of the 924/944/968 windshield washer system.


Title:

Body Building, 924/944/968 Style

Issue:

#61, May 1996, page 107

Author:

Jim Pasha

Length:

2-pages of text

Synopsis:

Pasha describes the evolution of the steel body used in the 924/944/968. Then he discusses common maintenance and repair issues (e.g. preventing corrosion).


Title:

924/944/968 Sunroof Seals

Issue:

#60, April 1996, page 109

Author:

Jim Pasha

Length:

½-page of text

Synopsis:

A short piece discussing maintenance and replacement of 924/944/968 sunroof seals.