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964 Cup Car

    Melvin Spear’s 911 (964) Cup Car History Built to contest the Porsche Carrera Cup and eventually the Supercup series in 1992 and 1993, Porsche racing engineer Roland Kussmaul’s instructions were to discard...

964 RS

      964RS – A Buyer’s Guide There have been buyers guides to most of the Porsche range in many magazines and the 964 range has been covered well. However the 964 RS...

964 Biography

    was the first exclusively devoted to the 964 series of Porsche 911s built between 1989 and 1994.  It not only covers the 964 series but also 964 owners and their charges from...

Bentley Manual

Porsche Carrera 911, 964: 1989-1994 Technical Data I have just obtained a (discounted) copy of the Bentley Technical Data Manual from Simon at Essential Styling Ltd. If you ask him nicely, the deal was...

C4: How Good?

Carrera 4: How Good? Reproduced from Autocar & Motor  – 6 December 1989 The Carrera 4 is, in some ways, a better car than the Carrera 2. On wet or slippery roads, the advantages...

Capacities

Capacities   Engine Total oil capacity ca. 11.5 litres Oil change:  Requires about 9 litres. Reference indication is the level on the oil dipstick, measured with the engine idling at normal operating temperature. Transmission...

Car Magazine Feature

My 964 featured in the May 2001 issue of Car magazine in a feature titled “Never Buy a Boring Car Again”. Car magazine had contacted PCGB looking for a 964 for this article. PCGB...

Check that Belt!

Broken Belt Causes Holes in Two Cylinders Jeff send me the following story of how a broken belt caused damage to two cylinders after the owner (not Jeff!) continued driving for some time with...

Clock Repair

David’s Procedure for Fixing the Airbag Warning Light and Seatbelt Warning Light Gremlin If you are handy with a soldering iron, this is an easy, dirt-cheap repair that you can complete in an evening....

964 Cynics – Get Real!

964 Cynics, Get Real! A personal Review of the 964 It?s about time the 964 model 911?s record was set straight. Too often we read cynical comments about this outstanding iteration of the everlasting...