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Old 07-04-07, 07:52 PM   #76
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The radio is not OEM. I put an aftermarket radio in my car because I didn't like the OEM cd changer

The steering rack bushings are $40.

Knowing your skills, the steering rack bushings should be a piece of cake!

Check the suspension forum. I made a DIY thread for the steering rack bushings.
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Old 07-09-07, 07:26 AM   #77
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Hi GSteg!

What exactly does one notice with the new bushings? More control or sensitivity?
My CD changer is the glove box and holds 6 CD's
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Old 07-09-07, 10:03 AM   #78
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You'll notice more precision in the steering. Plus there will be less slop in the steering!
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Old 07-10-07, 08:00 AM   #79
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HI GSteg!

Looks like there are issues in regards to getting the parts. Reading the posts gives the impression that a lot of the people have been waiting for months. I guess that is what you get when you are the only kid in town.

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Old 07-11-07, 07:36 PM   #80
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Hi Anybody!

I'm interested in getting the steering rack bushings, but if there is a problem with supply, then I'll wait before ordering.
Has anybody gone through this problem and how long did you have to wait before getting them?
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Old 07-11-07, 08:01 PM   #81
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supposedly sewell lexus started to ship them out recently. Call them and ask for a status update.
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Old 07-13-07, 01:02 PM   #82
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Hi!

I don't these people send anything to Toronto.

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They probably can. If they dont, contact TM engineering.
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Old 08-12-14, 04:33 PM   #84
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Default REAR WATER BYPASS JOINT replacement

Hi all

Thank you for all of the great info that is shared here. I have learned lots about possible diagnoses and just switched off the "Check VSC" lights with the paper clip. How easy!

I have a coolant leak which is visible in the REAR WATER BYPASS JOINT assembly. The part is not much ($123) but it looks like the manifold has to be removed to replace this joint. I was wondering if anyone might know that answer?

Thank you very much!
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