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Old 06-05-14, 08:57 PM   #1
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Hey everyone!
New to ClubLexus, just got a 2000 GS400 White with Tan interior Platinum edition. Planning to do plenty of stuff to it in the next year so I figured I'd make a build thread

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Old 06-05-14, 09:05 PM   #2
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Nothing like a clean slate to start with. What do you have planned?
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Just bought a set of Work Varianza W4S wheels and spacers, once I get them on I'll post more pictures! After that probably will be getting coilovers to drop it a bit. New grill, headlights, taillights (maybe). Might get a new bumper and re-paint the car later this year. The actual factory paint on it is in great condition except for some chips on the front of the car. Going to redo the seats eventually as well. Super excited.

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Welcome to the forums.. clean looking 400...
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Welcome. Looking forward to your build
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Should look good with the Work wheels
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Been quite a while since I updated this! The wheels have gone on and they look fantastic...might get them refinished sooner or later, but they are in rather good condition (still xD). Been working on mechanical stuff before making it pretty...I've always figured it's good to have a car that runs and looks decent rather than a car that looks dope and can't go anywhere.

Currently about to get the power steering pump and lines done along with the coolant reservoir. I get parts at cost so it's going to be about 1k + labor. Gotta do it though!
Won't be making any BIG purchases until I have that stuff done. I'll get wheel pictures up soon when she is cleaner
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