2003 Porsche Boxster Q&A
2003 Porsche Boxster Question: Oil Change
I have only driven the car, at very slow speed, for about 4,000 miles in the last 2 years. I had it serviced at a Porsche dealer before moving. I moved overseas and brought the car with me and now am wondering if I need to change the oil or can wait for a few more miles. It has about 41,967 miles now and had about 38,000 when I got it. The oil is still very clear. - HELP_REQUIRED
If the oil is clean, leave it be. Most Porsche vehicles require a full-synthetic oil and can be run for extended drain intervals. - Visitor
I had oil changed 3 days prior to 125 mi road trip. During road trip white smoke started coming from tail pipe. A few mi later the check engine light came on and I immediately pulled over. The car ...
What is your recommendation for frequency of oil change for a low milage driven Boxster (less than 5000 miles a yesr.) Thank you.
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I am considering a Boxster, and am wondering what the "typical" average will cost for an oil and filter change, and how often this maintenance is suggested?
Had my oil changed and after appx 100 mi road trip my car started smoking with heavy white smoke. I am being tol...