I have read from reviews that M96 engine on the prosche boxter was not the best. To many blown engines, I am looking to buy a used Boxter and I am hesitant because of engine failure.

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Asked by Aug 17, 2010 at 09:00 AM about the Porsche Boxster

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Can someone tell me which years are the best to look for when you are buying a used Boxter?

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The later model years, post 2000 are better, but most of the problematic motors will have been replaced already, so I would not hesitate to pick up a Boxster from any year.

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How much maintenance is required for the Porsche Boxter. Let's say you buy a 2001 boxster with 60,000 miles, what preventive maintenance should you do to make sure everything is OK?

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