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  • Porsche Club of America Tech Tactics 2014

    Wednesday 03 December 2014

    In November, we attended Porsche Club of America’s, or PCA’s, Tech Tactics. Tony Callas joined other PCA members and Porsche Engineers as the Keynote speaker for this year’s event. The 150 attendees learned Porsche diagnostic techniques from Tony, toured the Porsche Training and Parts Distribution Center in Ontaria, CA, and learned about the latest cars and technologies. Sign up for our newsletter to receive updates on future Porsche events

  • The IMS Solution

    Friday 03 October 2014

    The IMS Solution takes a very different approach to Porsche’s IMS bearing design. The IMS Solution follows the lead of the intermediate or lay shaft which has long been used (trouble free) to rotate the camshafts (via chains) in all Porsche horizontally opposed Boxer type overhead cam air/oil cooled engines. This basic design was first used in 1956 with Ernst Fuhrman type 547/1 dual overhead cam flat 4 engine for the 356A Carrera. This system worked so well that it found a permanent p... read more

  • Callas Rennsport Restorations – 1971 914-6 GT Custom Restoration

    Wednesday 01 October 2014

    Disassembly Paint Removal Freshly Pained Assembly Wiring Completed Custom Restoration

  • Complexities of Replacing Components on Your Car

    Thursday 03 April 2014

    Tech Notes from Tony Callas & Tom Prine A customer recently came in slightly perplexed at some work he performed on his own 2006 997 Carrera S. The initial problem was that the passenger side electric window began to slow and strain when closing the window. Finally the motor stopped working completely. The customer purchased a new factory window motor, installed it and, to his surprise, discovered that the motor would not operate at all. By the time he came to see us he wa... read more

  • LeMans in car Porsche GT2 Callas Rennsport 1996

    Monday 01 July 2013

    This is an official in car video of our qualifying from LeMans in 1996. The race team was based in England