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I have a '97 Porsche Boxster, the roof will not go up at all, when i press the switch there is a faint click from the relay but nothing happens. I have checked the fuse, I have also checked the 2 micro switches above the mirror, the one behind the left hand passenger seat and the one above the rear centre brake light, they are all working. Is there any other micro switches or any thing else that I can check? The red roof light on the dash cluster stays on permanently too. Please help, I live 350km from the nearest Porsche service centre!

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SOURCE: rear window defroster, no driver heated seat

check the ground on the passenger side of the rear window under the trim panel. That is what was wrong with mine.

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Turn signal swith is bad , just replaced our to solve problem

Posted on Feb 23, 2009

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SOURCE: manually openning the trunk of a 2002 porsche boxster

It can only be done using the key fob. Othersise use button inside the car. If your battery is flat you need a donor battery wiring to a connection in the fuse box (positive) anf door lock(negative) but see your hand book.

Posted on May 11, 2009

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SOURCE: Rear brake lights do not work.

The brake light that is on the dash is for the emergency brake...When that light is on that is supposed to tell you that the emergency brake is applied if the brake is not applied then you need to service the emergency brake. And on the brake pedal there is a coupler that is hooked up to the pedal bracket that wire may be soft set try gently snapping it into place.

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SOURCE: rear brake lights inop...3rd brake light works fine...

Switch module in steering column will need to be replaced or the brake switch itself at the pedal. There was actually a recall for the pedal switch that came out in early 02 Usually the switch in the column about $125.00 at the aftermarket parts stores

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