The color (which I get asked about alot) is "Wimbledon Green Metallic".
Jeff with his car
Here is the best site about 968's I have found so far:
Another link: Jason Ray's All Things 968 (www.ninesixtyeight.com)
Follow this link to see my 968.Net Registry Entry.
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The skid marks are not mine!
Date Mileage Service Performed Repair
Facility Location Cost 2000 Before February 26, 2000 Purchase Unknown 60,000 Mile
Service and new battery Unknown Unknown
Unknown February 25, 2000 Unknown New Tires and Wheel Locks
Unknown Hayward, CA Unknown February 28, 2000 62090 Lube, Oil, Filter
Tony & Brothers Sunnyvale, CA About $60
March 9, 2000 62445 Front Rotors and pads, replace
driver side door lock knob, reset air bag warning system, reconnect
parking brake light switch
(Dealer) Palo Alto, CA $978 March 30, 2000 62445 Repair manual transmission
Porsche (Dealer) Palo Alto, CA About $1600
May 19, 2000 65018 Replace Airbag Front Right
Porsche (Dealer) Palo Alto, CA $250
May 26, 2000 65378 Lube, oil, and filter; repair
coolant leak caused by O-ring at water pump; flush and fill coolant
system; new fuel filter Tony and Brothers Sunnyvale,
August 23, 2000 69870 Lube, oil, and filter; replace
clutch; replace leaking power steering fluid reservoir and power
steering fluid Tony and Brothers Sunnyvale, CA
September 15, 2000 70745 Rear brake pads and rotors;
replace heater valve Tony and Brothers Sunnyvale,
November 9, 2000 72046 75000 Mile Service (including
lube, oil, and filter and replacement of spark plugs) Tony
and Brothers Sunnyvale, CA $246
2001 January 27, 2001 74002 New Tires (a nasty pothole
ate two tires on the driver's side. Fortunately the suspension and
wheels are unharmed): Bridgestone Potenza S-02 Pole Position
Sunnyvale Firestone Sunnyvale, CA $1568.33
March 3, 2001 75532 Replace one license plate light bulb
Sunnyvale, CA $1.29
April 20, 2001 77005 Lube, oil, and filter. Replace
cracked radiator Tony and Brothers Sunnyvale, CA
November 7, 2001 82415 Repair convertible top
frame Bascom Trim and Upholstery Santa Clara, CA
$847.58 November 16, 2001 82466 Lube, oil, and filter.
Alignment. Repack front wheel bearings. Repair short in wiring to
third brake light. Replace radiator fan switch. Tony and
Brothers Sunnyvale, CA $585.20 November 17, 2001 82420 New Battery DIY
Sunnyvale, CA $108.55 November 26, 2001 82644 Reset airbag warning light
Stevens Creek Porsche San Jose, CA $115.00 December 3, 2001 82682 Replace convertible top rear
window Bascom Trim and Upholstery Santa Clara, CA
I have also replaced the rear speakers with 4" x 6" Polk Audio EX462a speakers as one of the original Blaupunkt speakers was blown. The AM/FM cd player that came with the car is not original.
I purchased a replacement Owner's Manual from My Porsche in Seaside, CA, and a replacement spare tire pump from Carlsen Porsche.
Cleaning products I used:
A good site for car care instructions: Care Care Specialties Online
Here are the original options codes and corresponding descriptions:
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