words by michael o'donnell photos from the flüssig archives


It’s an expression that I hear a lot from car guys, many of whom are water-cooled Porsche owners. The idea of fixing or replacing parts “while you’re in there” makes a lot of sense, because many times half of the battle is simply getting access to the part you are servicing! 


story and photos by michael o'donnell

I’m from the Houston area, and am currently a mechanical engineering student at Baylor University in Waco, Texas. My first Porsche was a 993 turbo, which I bought when I was 9 years old.