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Porsche of the Month Selected by Bill Orr For instruction on how to submit your Porsche photos in the POTM contest go to: http://mav.pca.org/photos/POTM/ Black Porsche 911 Cabriolet (Photo by David Temming) FEBRUARY TRIVIA It’s Easy to Play! Play here for fun and find the answers below OR Play for prizes on the web at http://mav.pca.org. Thanks to Jerry DeFeo for putting this together. The Winner for this month is JESSIE GARRETT Jessie got all 5 of 5 correct. We had two runners-up: Mark Turk and Tom Martin both got 5 of 5 correct. The winner was chosen in a drawing. Thanks for playing and we will see you again next month. Jessie, please contact Kirk at Zim’s to claim your $25 Gift Certificate. Thanks to all for playing! 1. A certain 1973 Porsche 914 Owner’s Manual has a warning that shoulder belts should not be worn by persons less than ______ tall. What was that minimum height? a. 4’-4” b. 4’-7” c. 4’-10” d. 5’-0” Source: 1973 Edition Orange Cover 914 1.7/2.0 Owner’s Manual 2. This same Owner’s Manual has pages numbered from Page 1 through Page ______ (hey, this is trivia). a. 85 b. 91 c. 95 d. 99 Source: 1973 Edition Orange Cover 914 1.7/2.0 Owner’s Manual 3. The points (remember those) were to have a 0.016 gap, but it was better to set the points with a dwell meter to a nominal dwell of ______ + or - 3 degrees. a. 30 b. 36 c. 41 d. 47 Source: 1973 Edition Orange Cover 914 1.7/2.0 Owner’s Manual 4. The valves on the Porsche/VW Engine in a 914 were to be set when stone cold. What was the setting for the 2.0 engine of 1973 vintage? a. IN @ 0.006 & EX @ 0.006 b. IN @ 0.006 & EX @ 0.008 c. IN @ 0.008 & EX @ 0.006 d. IN @ 0.008 & EX @ 0.008 Source: 1973 Edition Orange Cover 914 1.7/2.0 Owner’s Manual 5. Per this Owner’s Manual the 1.7 engine developed 76 SAE HP (non-CA) and the 2.0 developed 91 SAE HP. So, with 15 more HP, almost 20% more, the 2.0 had a top speed of only ______ more MPH than the 1.7. a. 5 b. 6 c. 7 d. 8 Source: 1973 Edition Orange Cover 914 1.7/2.0 Owner’s Manual Answers: 1) b 2) a 3) d 4) b 5) a 21

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