I bought a 1998 Boxster brand new. Waited 5 months for my custom order to arrive from Germany. It was the worst car I have ever owned. After about 20 months of torture it went back to Porsche under the Lemon Law. EVERYTHING broke. The engine blew up on start up; the trans had to be hacked out of the vehicle to replace the engine; the top cover support collapsed while putting the top down, warping the cover into a potato chip shape; red lights came on bi-weekly. I got to know the local dealer's service writer way too well. The entire dash had to removed and the cowl rewelded to hush a one-man-band cacophony of creaks and groans. I could go on and on. I can only imagine how time has not been kind to these cars.
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