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Some say he is the love child of a Cray XMP supercomputer of the 1980's and a Sinclair C5. That he can hear the tinkling of binary traveling through the internet.

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The Porsche security system in the Porsche Boxster 986 models (up to 2004) and the 996 models upto 2005 can be problematic. When faulty they can cause all kinds of strange behaviour, including winding windows up and down, the car not locking or unlocking with the remote or in some cases with the key even, as well as the car failing to start or any combination of these problems.

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This is not going to be an article about how to change your cam and balance belt on a Porsche 944 or 968, this subject has been covered elsewhere on the internet and personally, it is one of those jobs where if you have not been trained to do it, are not experienced in doing it, you should not do it.. An ap...

At this time of year, JMG Porsche get many more phone calls and emails regarding faults caused by the Porsche factory alarm system, which are often connected to damp weather

Unfortunately the traditional repair is often a new alarm control unit and new key remotes, which can become an extremely expensive repair of between £1000 and £1500. But do not panic, there is an alternative!

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Time called on JMG Maintenance plan.

Back in 2008, JMG Porsche introduced the JMG Maintenance plan, where customers could pay a monthly fee which would cover servicing costs, labour on any repairs and a yearly MOT test.

In 2008 the financial climate was very different to what it is now. The press were talking much about a new phenomena which they were calling the credit crunch. ...

"Hello, my name is Jon and I like steak."

I admit it, I am a self confessed carnivore although I do occasionally feel guilty about it and do have a problem with eating baby animals, such as lamb. This is on the basis that they are cute and very innocent. Or veal for the same reasons but with the additional element of how v...

It is often inconvenient and a logistical nightmare getting your Porsche to a garage for servicing and repairs.

With this in mind, JMG Porsche are now trialing a new scheme where we will collect and deliver cars free of charge within a 10 mile radius of our workshop in Ferndown.

For customers working or living within 10 miles of our workshop, you have two convenient opti...

Some of you may already know Jon Mitchell, the managing director and head technician at JMG Porsche. You may know him as one of our customers, as one of the many people who he helps with technical advice through the Porsche clubs, or via his magazine articles.


What some of you may not know, is that in 2013 he was approached by Veloce Publishing to write a buyers guide for Porsche ...

Is it really better to fill your tyres with Nitrogen rather than compressed air?

 

In the workshop we are seeing and creasing number of cars turning up with blue or green valve caps, which are designed to show tyre shops and garages that the ty...

It has now happened, JMG Porsche have moved to their new site in Ferndown in Dorset, just north of Bournemouth and Poole.

JMG Porsche moved to Christchurch in 2007, in particular for its size and close proximity to Christchurch train station. However for the last couple of years it has become clear that we had outgrown the workshop, both in physical size and the image it projected.

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At JMG Porsche we have a reputation for improvement and modification of all Porsche models, but the most important aspect to understand is not the technicalities of modifying the Porsche, but understanding what the customer wants, which sometimes the customer might not even be sure of.

Sometimes the project brief from the customer is very easy to understand, such as the car being a dedi...

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