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Old 02-05-14, 02:00 PM   #1
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Default So I found a really cheap vendor for the LS460/600 Data System... thoughts?

http://global.rakuten.com/en/store/creer/item/asc680l/

UPDATE 2**********

I think they stopped selling... =(
Sorry guys.

The price is so Cheap! at $434.87. but I'd have to buy the harness seperately, but it's only $177 dollars for the harness. Making the whole set to be about $612. And i know that rakuten is like the japanese version of Amazon. Ebay has the cheapest set for about $875.... prestigious society is about $1k......I wont understand the manual, but im pretty sure the install is plug and play. Also, there's already a thread to adjust these controllers in English. To buy or not to buy? what do you think?


UPDATE 1***********

so i decided to buy the set. Total comes out to be:

ASC680L Module: $434.87
H-087G Harness: $177.26
Shipping, Processing, Custom fees: $ 78.44
Total: $690.57

Ehh in the end it's still a bit cheaper ($185-300) cheaper than any US retailers. I'll update more once i get the product.

UPDATE 2***********
LOOK AT WHAT CAME IN THE MAIL TODAY!!!! the shipping was really quick BUT it stayed in US Customs for 5 days.... other wise it wudve been around 1 week. BUt it turned out to be TWO weeks, thanks to the slow usps customs. so they're not lying after all!!! The only thing when buying from that vendor is that i had to use google translate quite a bit hahah. They have an english speaker... but I can hardly understand some of the stuff he says, but he was really nice and responsive.

YOU CAN FIND MY BUILD AND INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS HERE!



YOU CAN FIND MY BUILD AND INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS HERE!

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Old 02-05-14, 04:56 PM   #2
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That's dirt cheap! Buy.
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Old 02-05-14, 05:10 PM   #3
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I seen that on rakuten recently too and been trying to decide if it's smart to buy from them, I admit it's a great price but not sure how much shipping and duties would be, let us know how things go
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Old 02-05-14, 06:05 PM   #4
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I just ordered a set, but the order wont be charged until they get back with me about the shipping probably tomorrow. According to the shipping guide, it should be somewhere around $50 for shipping. Will keep you guys posted on what happens. If everything checks out fine, this would be a good deal for the LS community
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interested on how this turns out. I just picked up a 2010 ls460 sport.
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Old 02-06-14, 03:33 AM   #6
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http://global.rakuten.com/en/store/creer/item/asc680l/

The price is so Cheap! at $434.87. but I'd have to buy the harness seperately, but it's only $177 dollars for the harness. Making the whole set to be about $612. And i know that rakuten is like the japanese version of Amazon. Ebay has the cheapest set for about $875.... prestigious society is about $1k......I wont understand the manual, but im pretty sure the install is plug and play. Also, there's already a thread to adjust these controllers in English. To buy or not to buy? what do you think?

UPDATE 1***********

so i decided to buy the set. Total comes out to be:

ASC680L Module: $434.87
H-087G Harness: $177.26
Shipping, Processing, Custom fees: $ 78.44
Total: $690.57

Ehh in the end it's still a bit cheaper ($185-300) cheaper than any US retailers. I'll update more once i get the product.
Thats a good price for new. The instructions in english are all in the LS460 FAQ sticky under the Data systems thread...
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Old 02-06-14, 06:12 PM   #7
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Like what everyone else said
it's pretty cheap
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Old 02-06-14, 09:14 PM   #8
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Yes that is a great price!
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Old 02-07-14, 12:30 AM   #9
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Be the GUINEA PIG!
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I'm subscribed.. I want one.
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It's hell to be stupid, but what all does this Data System do??
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It's hell to be stupid, but what all does this Data System do??
For lexus LS models that has the Air suspension - the data system controller lets you control the air pressure so you can lower/raise your car on demand. Everyone that uses a data system controller, they will probably use it to lower their car to a desired height without going aftermarket with coilovers or air bag system. Because after all, who wants to drive a monster truck LS? hehe

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where did you buy the harness from? link?
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Old 02-21-14, 05:34 PM   #14
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updated please check out the installation here:

YOU CAN FIND MY BUILD AND INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS HERE!
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Old 03-17-14, 01:31 PM   #15
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So update* Everything still works great on this kit. People can save some $$ by buying there.
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