Jump to content

The RennTech.org community is Member supported!  Please consider an ANNUAL donation to help keep this site operating.
Click here to Donate

Welcome to RennTech.org Community, Guest

There are many great features available to you once you register at RennTech.org
You are free to view posts here, but you must log in to reply to existing posts, or to start your own new topic. Like most online communities, there are costs involved to maintain a site like this - so we encourage our members to donate. All donations go to the costs operating and maintaining this site. We prefer that guests take part in our community and we offer a lot in return to those willing to join our corner of the Porsche world. This site is 99 percent member supported (less than 1 percent comes from advertising) - so please consider an annual donation to keep this site running.

Here are some of the features available - once you register at RennTech.org

  • View Classified Ads
  • DIY Tutorials
  • Porsche TSB Listings (limited)
  • VIN Decoder
  • Special Offers
  • OBD II P-Codes
  • Paint Codes
  • Registry
  • Videos System
  • View Reviews
  • and get rid of this welcome message

It takes just a few minutes to register, and it's FREE

Contributing Members also get these additional benefits:
(you become a Contributing Member by donating money to the operation of this site)

  • No ads - advertisements are removed
  • Access the Contributors Only Forum
  • Contributing Members Only Downloads
  • Send attachments with PMs
  • All image/file storage limits are substantially increased for all Contributing Members
  • Option Codes Lookup
  • VIN Option Lookups (limited)


  • Content Count

  • Joined

  • Last visited

Community Reputation

0 Neutral

About firstporsche88

  • Rank

Profile Information

  • Gender
  • Interests
    Skiing, Climbing, Hiking, Riding, and Driving

Profile Fields

  • From
    Southern CA
  • Porsche Club
  • Present cars
    2002 Porsche Carrera 4S
  • Future cars
  • Former cars
    2005 Lotus Elise
  1. I have seen and printed the images that you referenced. Thanks!
  2. Could this be the beginning of the IMS bearing going out? Being my 2002 had an IMS bearing blowout, I agree, don't drive it anymore and have it flat bedded to your shop and have them check it out ASAP.
  3. Thanks for all the feedback. I finally got the engine back and I did a inventory the best I could using exploded views of the engine. Seems I did get everything back, atleast the major parts. I got a few bags of bolts, nuts, and screws . . . I'll measure and check every screw and thread so I know exactly what I have. I've been given a few ideas, EBS in Reno was recommeneded a few times so I'll give them a call. I'll also checkk out Vision Motorsports but you're the first to recommend them. PMKAZZ - Has Vision rebuilt an engine for you? Thanks again.
  4. I purchased a 2002 C4S from a friend with the imfamous IMS bearing issue. It had a pretty catastrophic failure. I brought it to what I thought was a reputable rebuilder - come to find out after I signed papers - they are not. So they have my engine, it is in a million pieces, and now I'm asking for it back AS IS so as not to incure any more cost, and I don't trust them. All that being said, does anyone know where I can find an engine parts list where I can inventory every part to ensure I have everything! This is my first porsche and I am unfamiliar with the engine and all its components. I want to have my own list and not trust that this company will supply me with one. Thanks for your reply in advance. Glen
  5. Give me A Break Already!

  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.