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Old 08-08-14, 08:12 PM   #1
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Any suggestions for owning a 2009 lexus is 250, 18400 miles?
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Old 08-08-14, 08:17 PM   #2
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Yea, don't get a AWD!!!
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Old 08-08-14, 08:37 PM   #3
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Yea, don't get a AWD!!!
No Awd here haha. How come?
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Old 08-08-14, 10:38 PM   #4
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Because if you're into lowering a car, you'll have a buncha problems. So if you plan to lower the car more than 2 inches, don't buy AWD. Also, if you're into body kits, buy 06-08. 09-13 has WAY fewer kits so most go vertex for those newer years.
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I have an IS 250 AWD and it's lowered. I haven't had any problems and its been almost 7 months! That's just me though. Overall, it's a really good car.
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Love my 09 just be sure when ordering things like aero for the front lip or when looking at grills you specify 2009. Our front end changed a bit from the 06-08 guys.
Side skirts and rear aero your good to order the 06-08 stuff
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Hey a BIG congrats on tour first Lexus. Also welcome to the forum! Shoot pics when you have a moment. Live to see it
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Old 08-09-14, 08:33 AM   #8
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Are there even many AWD IS250 in Hawaii?
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Old 08-09-14, 03:55 PM   #9
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Are there even many AWD IS250 in Hawaii?
Awd is not available in hawaii the only ones come from the mainland
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Old 08-09-14, 03:58 PM   #10
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Hey a BIG congrats on tour first Lexus. Also welcome to the forum! Shoot pics when you have a moment. Live to see it
On mobile right now, will post when I can!
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Old 08-10-14, 05:13 PM   #11
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for ideas on how to build it, I would go into the build threads section and look for inspiration.
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Old 08-10-14, 07:51 PM   #12
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I have an IS 250 AWD and it's lowered. I haven't had any problems and its been almost 7 months! That's just me though. Overall, it's a really good car.
ditto no problems here except scraping and angling speed bumps and driveways
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