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Forum: Suspension and Brakes 07-23-16, 10:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 261
Posted By natman
It's unlikely that the ball joints have worn out...

It's unlikely that the ball joints have worn out again after only 4K miles and 2 years. I'd look elsewhere first.
Forum: GS - 2nd Gen (1998-2005) 07-23-16, 10:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 147
Posted By natman
The plastic tops will eventually crack with age....

The plastic tops will eventually crack with age. Either plan on replacing them occasionally or spend the extra for an all aluminum model.
Forum: Car Chat 07-18-16, 11:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 362
Posted By natman
If unifying the regulations would save $10...

If unifying the regulations would save $10 billion, it would cost $30 billion to get all the sub-sub-sub-subcommittes to agree on everything.
Forum: Maintenance 07-02-16, 09:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,501
Posted By natman
Modern motor oils are so good that speculating...

Modern motor oils are so good that speculating about which is better is pointless. Get a current spec (API SN) synthetic in the proper viscosity and your engine will last far longer than you're...
Forum: Car Chat 07-02-16, 09:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 718
Posted By natman
It should have been done back in the '70s when...

It should have been done back in the '70s when the government said they were going to.

The longer we wait, the more it will cost.
Forum: GS - 2nd Gen (1998-2005) 07-02-16, 09:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By natman
I just bought a pair of Moog LBJs and both were...

I just bought a pair of Moog LBJs and both were from Indonesia. Both had the grease fitting installed.

These days it's entirely possible to get even OEM parts that were made anywhere in the...
Forum: Automotive Care & Detailing 06-30-16, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By natman
That might be worth $350 if I owned a detailing...

That might be worth $350 if I owned a detailing shop, but it's a bit pricey for home use.
Forum: Automotive Care & Detailing 06-30-16, 09:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By natman
Self drying car wash

I used to be able to buy low surface tension soap that would sheet off the car and in effect dry itself. A few years ago I had a setup that would filter the water and had a special wand to spray on...
Forum: Automotive Care & Detailing 05-17-16, 09:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 674
Posted By natman
I've had good results with NuFinish paste wax. An...

I've had good results with NuFinish paste wax. An application lasts at least 6 months. I tried NXT some years ago and while the shine was amazing, it lasted about 3 weeks. It's fine if your hobby is...
Forum: GS - 2nd Gen (1998-2005) 05-07-16, 09:14 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 114
Posted By natman
Speedometer cable or electronic sensor?

My 2002 GS300 has just started to make a faint whirring sound that varies with speed. My first suspect would be a dry speedometer cable, but I'm not sure if the car uses one or if speed is measured...
Forum: Car Chat 03-10-16, 10:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,081
Posted By natman
I bought my 2002 GS300 from my mother when she...

I bought my 2002 GS300 from my mother when she retired from driving. She'd owned it for 12 years and put 32K miles on it. It was literally a car driven once a week by a little old lady.


It gets...
Forum: The Clubhouse 02-22-16, 09:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 710
Posted By natman
Saw it last night and enjoyed it. The...

Saw it last night and enjoyed it.


The perfect movie for 14 year old boys of all ages.
Forum: The Clubhouse 02-17-16, 04:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By natman
I was sitting at a bus stop in downtown San...

I was sitting at a bus stop in downtown San Francisco and spotted a small hawk perched on top of a store sign.


That was cool, but it got even better when I realized he was eating a...
Forum: Lexus Audio, Video, Security & Electronics 12-28-15, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 451
Posted By natman
The existing foam will work fine until it starts...

The existing foam will work fine until it starts to crack. I wouldn't refoam until it does.
Forum: Car Chat 11-17-15, 07:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 978
Posted By natman
Lucky? Crazy? or Nucking Futs?

Yes. Yes. And Yes.
Forum: GS - 2nd Gen (1998-2005) 10-14-15, 07:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By natman
2002 GS300 clunking when braking

I have a 2002 GS300 with 48K miles. It makes a clunking sound from the front end when braking, but it only makes the sound ONCE per direction change. For example, if I pull into a parking space it...
Forum: Car Chat 10-10-15, 09:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 547
Posted By natman
There's a book about this sort of cooking. The...

There's a book about this sort of cooking. The best part is the title: Manifold Destiny.
Forum: GS - 2nd Gen (1998-2005) 10-06-15, 09:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 684
Posted By natman
Measure the bolt head flat to flat. P.S. If...

Measure the bolt head flat to flat.

P.S. If you own a Lexus and do your own work on it, a set of metric wrenches would be well worth the money and cheaper than buying one at a time.
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Forum: The Clubhouse 10-02-15, 09:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 533
Posted By natman
A lot of people came to Yogi's funeral whether he...

A lot of people came to Yogi's funeral whether he went to theirs or not. And if they weren't able to show up, at least they were there in spirit.
Forum: The Clubhouse 09-29-15, 09:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 784
Posted By natman
Companies look for successful college graduates...

Companies look for successful college graduates to hire.

When you're in college nobody tells you when to do your work. You're on your own and you have to manage your own time. Learning this skill...
Forum: Car Chat 09-29-15, 09:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,408
Posted By natman
Other than the rumor-within-a-rumor about a...

Other than the rumor-within-a-rumor about a possible coupe version is there anything going on here other than some badge engineering?
Forum: The Clubhouse 09-07-15, 06:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 611
Posted By natman
Put them on eBay and find out what they're worth.

Put them on eBay and find out what they're worth.
Forum: Automotive Care & Detailing 08-29-15, 11:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,321
Posted By natman
303. Not too shiny, doesn't outgas much if you...

303. Not too shiny, doesn't outgas much if you use a reasonable amount.
Forum: Car Chat 08-28-15, 09:56 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,637
Posted By natman
There really should be a choice of "All of the...

There really should be a choice of "All of the above".

My dealership experiences:

The one time I decided to buy new car I found the car I wanted, but couldn't get the dealer to quote a price....
Forum: The Clubhouse 08-26-15, 09:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 548
Posted By natman
I'm sure they will be fine as long as they keep...

I'm sure they will be fine as long as they keep taking their lithium...
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