Mod to Console Lid - Club Lexus Forums


Go Back   Club Lexus Forums > Lexus Model Forums > RX Models > RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015)
Log In 

Mod to Console Lid

Reply
 
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-26-11, 02:21 PM   #1
MEP7557
Lexus Test Driver
Trader Score: (0)
 
MEP7557's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: AZ
Posts: 1,146
Default Mod to Console Lid

Per an earlier posting I made here are the pics of the Console lid after removing the stops on it. It is easier to get inside it now. This is as far as you can go, it will start to hit the rear vents if it opens more. It was a pain and I don't recommend doing it unless you really need it to open more. First pic is before second is after.
Attached Thumbnails
Mod to Console Lid-l-001.jpg   Mod to Console Lid-l-002.jpg  
__________________
2010 RX350 AWD LUXURY PKG
MEP7557 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-26-11, 10:35 PM   #2
happy1977
Lead Lap
Trader Score: (0)
 
happy1977's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: IN
Posts: 684
Default

Thanks for posting!!!!
happy1977 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-11, 09:22 AM   #3
JellyBean
Lead Lap
Trader Score: (0)
 
JellyBean's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Texas
Posts: 421
Default

Nice! You're inspiring me. Gotta figure out how to turn the dash-mounted cup holder by the AC vent into a coin holder or similar. Could be as simple as a snug-fitting plastic cup, but I doubt it. I'm away from the car now so it'll have to wait until tomorrow.
JellyBean is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-11, 06:06 AM   #4
rxsuperman
Driver
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: VA
Posts: 182
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JellyBean View Post
Nice! You're inspiring me. Gotta figure out how to turn the dash-mounted cup holder by the AC vent into a coin holder or similar. Could be as simple as a snug-fitting plastic cup, but I doubt it. I'm away from the car now so it'll have to wait until tomorrow.
I use my inside door handle well as a coin box...
rxsuperman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-11, 06:24 AM   #5
tapau
Rookie
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: FL
Posts: 53
Default

Hi JellyBean, you read my thoughts. I'm thinking I can put a piece of think felt w/stickey back. I'll have get some and try it.
tapau is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-12-12, 08:56 AM   #6
Sevn86
Lexus Champion
Trader Score: (0)
 
Sevn86's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Texas
Posts: 1,620
Naazim Maredia Sevn86
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JellyBean View Post
Nice! You're inspiring me. Gotta figure out how to turn the dash-mounted cup holder by the AC vent into a coin holder or similar. Could be as simple as a snug-fitting plastic cup, but I doubt it. I'm away from the car now so it'll have to wait until tomorrow.
I keep my coins in a small brown sack. I actually keep emergency money for gas or whatever in my cup holder near the drivers side vent. It's a place most people won't think to look. Sometimes I keep my iPhone 4 in there as well.
__________________
2013 GS350 Starfire Pearl w/ Ebony Leather, Intuitive Park Assist, Blind Spot, Vossen CV4's, Tint, OEM Spoiler, iJDMtoy LED, LED Reverse Lights, V3 Triton Turn Signals, Custom Plate...
2010 Lexus RX350 Obsidian w/ Ebony Leather, Premium, Comfort, and Nav packages, Chrome OEM 19" Wheels, Tow Prep Package, Intuitive Park Assist, WeatherTech Floor Liners, Llumar Window Tint 30% Front/ Limo Rear, V-LED Conversion, HID Fogs, Custom Plate, Chrome Door Handle Covers
Build Thread
Sevn86 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-14, 02:59 PM   #7
satnav
Driver
Trader Score: (0)
 
satnav's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: MA
Posts: 122
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by MEP7557 View Post
Per an earlier posting I made here are the pics of the Console lid after removing the stops on it. It is easier to get inside it now. This is as far as you can go, it will start to hit the rear vents if it opens more. It was a pain and I don't recommend doing it unless you really need it to open more. First pic is before second is after.
Hi this thread was exactly what was looking for. With such a big bin and a tiny opening it is counter productive. I know you say its a pain to do, but could you let me know how painful?

Thanks
satnav is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-25-14, 04:27 PM   #8
rmhipo
Rookie
Trader Score: (0)
 
rmhipo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: CA
Posts: 92
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by satnav View Post
Hi this thread was exactly what was looking for. With such a big bin and a tiny opening it is counter productive. I know you say its a pain to do, but could you let me know how painful?

Thanks
I'm with satnav. MEP: Are you able to send us instructions on how you accomplished this? Thank you!
__________________
2014 RX 350 AWD | Nebula Gray Pearl | Blk Leather | F Sport Wheels
rmhipo is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
 
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sticky Center Console Cupholder Lid espressoRX RX - 2nd Gen (2004-2009) 9 04-01-15 09:26 AM
Trunk lid retracting nylon strap Kjames9951 GS - 3rd Gen (2006-2011) 5 12-13-14 03:00 PM
Centre console drawer lids gtstcactus ES - 1st to 4th Gen (1990-2006) 1 01-19-14 12:43 PM
Broken Latch on Top Console Cover caddyowner LX - 1st and 2nd Gen (1997-2007) 5 02-01-12 08:38 PM
Removing center console/cup holder in RX330 SupraLB RX - 2nd Gen (2004-2009) 9 03-21-11 02:26 PM


Tags
2010, 350, box, club, console, cover, es300, es350, is300, lexus, lid, mod, modification, mods, rx

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:03 AM.



Copyright © 2000-2015 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms of Use | JOBS