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1987 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa 3,2
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1987 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa 3,2
 
I ordered the appropriate length studs from Pelican Parts. The length you will need will depend on your spacer thickness
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I ordered the appropriate length stu…
 
Remove the caliper and the rotor. Remove the spring that holds the emergency brake pads together, then remove the adjuster wheel
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Remove the caliper and the rotor. Re…
 
If you plan on reusing the OEM studs at a future date, install a nut on the end to protect the threads.
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If you plan on reusing the OEM studs…
 
Hit the end of the stud a few times with a heavy hammer and it pops right out.
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Hit the end of the stud a few times …
 
Install the new stud using the space that the E-brake adjuster wheel occupied. The studs I used were 67mm, I don't believe you can insert anything longer using this method.
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Install the new stud using the space…
 
Once the new stud is through the hole, I stacked two big nuts onto it and threaded on the steel open end nut. Do not use your alloy lug nuts for this. They will simply strip out.
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Once the new stud is through the hol…
 
An air impact wrench makes quick work of pulling the stud into place, but lacking air tools, a long handles ratchet wrench will work just as well.
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An air impact wrench makes quick wor…
 
All 5 new studs are installed. Reinstall the E-brake adjuster and the spring.
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All 5 new studs are installed. Reins…
 
Reinstall the rotor. Don't forget the two small screws that secures the rotor to the hub.
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Reinstall the rotor. Don't forget th…
 
The spacers I used are 21mm. They pushed the wheels out just right! Now the wheel wells look full.
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The spacers I used are 21mm. They pu…
 
This picture shows the rear wheels before the spacers were installed
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This picture shows the rear wheels b…
 
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H4  headlights installed in place of the terrible OEM H5 lights
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H4 headlights installed in place of…
 
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I recoated my wheels with two part Dura Coat epoxy firearms finish
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I recoated my wheels with two part D…
 
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For a little extra "bling". I painted my brake calipers with High Temperature brake caliper paint
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For a little extra "bling". I painte…
 
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dura coat is available from Midway Shooting Supplies on the internet
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dura coat is available from Midway S…
 
I built a rear deck lid support from a carbon fiber arrow shaft. I turned two fixtures for each end of the shaft. One a pivot point and the other a tip to hold the lid up.
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I built a rear deck lid support from…
 
This end is pointed and inserts into a hole in the deck lid.
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This end is pointed and inserts into…
 
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