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Forum: Car Chat 07-19-16, 06:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 706
Posted By sivikvtec
First I've ever heard of this. Any links that...

First I've ever heard of this. Any links that substantiate this claim?

The 2000-2003 and 2004 TL have a different engine and transmission. Those cars did have a reputation for transmission...
Forum: Car Chat 05-22-16, 05:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 704
Posted By sivikvtec
Looks like my VIN theory was wrong. Perhaps that...

Looks like my VIN theory was wrong. Perhaps that is just a serial number for the bumper. LS460 VIN 13472 (JTHGL46FX75013472) is white.

yes... I have to much free time on my hands :p
Forum: Car Chat 05-22-16, 03:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 704
Posted By sivikvtec
8U0 is the color code for black sapphire pearl,...

8U0 is the color code for black sapphire pearl, which looks blue.

http://www.clublexus.com/forums/is-2nd-gen-2006-2013/372438-blue-onyx-pearl-vs-black-sapphire-pearl.html

I'm guessing that 2007...
Forum: Car Chat 02-13-16, 04:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,018
Posted By sivikvtec
For what it's worth, I have a 2011 CR-V that was...

For what it's worth, I have a 2011 CR-V that was assembled in Mexico that has been pretty much perfect and it doesn't have the interior rattles of my 2013 Lexus made in Japan.
Forum: Car Chat 01-15-16, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 491
Posted By sivikvtec
Saw this once on another forum, made a lot of...

Saw this once on another forum, made a lot of sense to me....

LuxuryEXportUS
Forum: GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 01-10-16, 01:51 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,987
Posted By sivikvtec
Rocky, could you take a photo that shows the...

Rocky, could you take a photo that shows the complete side profile of the car like this?

...
Forum: Car Chat 12-12-15, 07:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 497
Posted By sivikvtec
Is it one of these? ...

Is it one of these?

http://www.cars.com/vehicledetail/detail/653115786/overview/#
Forum: GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 12-11-15, 06:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,508
Posted By sivikvtec
I was curious why the 2nd owner got rid of it so...

I was curious why the 2nd owner got rid of it so quick, looks like that car had tire/brake issues and they dumped it.

At 34k miles:

NON WARRANTABLE OPERATION CODE CUSTOMER REQUESTS TIRE...
Forum: Car Chat 11-13-15, 04:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,986
Posted By sivikvtec
The GS350 replaced a 1999 GS400 with the...

The GS350 replaced a 1999 GS400 with the legendary 1UZ engine. That engine had a premium sound and feel. The V6 in my 4GS does not feel or sound special, feels coarse and less refined...I'm sure...
Forum: Car Chat 11-13-15, 04:35 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,986
Posted By sivikvtec
I have very few criticisms of my GS350: ...

I have very few criticisms of my GS350:

Needs:
Hard A/C button
Hard buttons for radio presets
Apple carplay
Less cheap sounding engine
Better MPG or larger fuel tank
Air conditioned seats...
Forum: GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 11-06-15, 04:36 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,287
Posted By sivikvtec
If you drive 15000 miles per year and gas is...

If you drive 15000 miles per year and gas is $3.00/gal, the annual fuel expense between 26mpg and 20mpg is $500.
Forum: GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 11-06-15, 04:26 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,287
Posted By sivikvtec
This! Absolutely nailed it.

This! Absolutely nailed it.
Forum: Car Chat 09-20-15, 05:36 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,565
Posted By sivikvtec
I would say the SUVs from Toyota/Honda hold up as...

I would say the SUVs from Toyota/Honda hold up as well as the cars.
Forum: Car Chat 09-20-15, 04:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,565
Posted By sivikvtec
2002+ CRVs have a timing chain. They are decent...

2002+ CRVs have a timing chain. They are decent cars but there are many documented cases of air conditioning failure on 2nd gen models. When this happens, fragments of a failed component are blown...
Forum: Car Chat 09-20-15, 01:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,565
Posted By sivikvtec
Stay away from the 1999-2001 CR-V. They have a...

Stay away from the 1999-2001 CR-V. They have a problem with burning valves if they are not adjusted religiously. We had the head rebuilt on ours twice! The 1997-1998 has a slightly different...
Forum: GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 08-31-15, 04:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,335
Posted By sivikvtec
Several people on the 3rd generation GS forum...

Several people on the 3rd generation GS forum have experienced transmission failure when they did not change the "lifetime" fluid.

I read somewhere that the fluid replacement interval for the 3rd...
Forum: GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 07-29-15, 03:04 PM
Replies: 1,970
Views: 593,144
Posted By sivikvtec
About to get rained on :thumbdn: ...

About to get rained on :thumbdn:

http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q76/sivikvtec/Mobile%20Uploads/image_2.jpg (http://s133.photobucket.com/user/sivikvtec/media/Mobile%20Uploads/image_2.jpg.html)
Forum: GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 07-18-15, 12:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,528
Posted By sivikvtec
OP, there is reportedly a risk of doing $1k plus...

OP, there is reportedly a risk of doing $1k plus worth of damage to your car if you make a mistake while changing the filter. I recommend that you know what you are doing if you DIY.
...
Forum: 4Gen GS450H / 350 Classifieds (13-) 07-18-15, 09:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,004
Posted By sivikvtec
Bump.. Still looking

Bump.. Still looking
Forum: GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 07-18-15, 07:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 850
Posted By sivikvtec
Is it certified pre owned from a Lexus dealer? ...

Is it certified pre owned from a Lexus dealer? If not, you should research whatever company is backing the warranty and what the warranty covers.

If it's a car with S+ (Fsport or Luxury) be sure...
Forum: GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 07-09-15, 04:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,123
Posted By sivikvtec
If you don't need the wheel to move out of the...

If you don't need the wheel to move out of the way, is there any reason to risk the failure when the car is around 12 years old? My old GS was 16.5 years old when I traded it in, it is conceivable...
Forum: GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 07-09-15, 02:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,123
Posted By sivikvtec
One of the steering wheel motors wore out on my...

One of the steering wheel motors wore out on my old GS400, it definitely does happen.
Forum: GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 07-08-15, 02:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,123
Posted By sivikvtec
For the steering wheel, either the dealer needs...

For the steering wheel, either the dealer needs to do it or you need an app like Carista if you trust it.
Forum: GS - 2nd Gen (1998-2005) 07-06-15, 04:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,394
Posted By sivikvtec
You will have to replace the axle: ...

You will have to replace the axle:

http://www.clublexus.com/forums/suspension-and-brakes/765915-gs300-dolphin-squeal-and-abs.html
Forum: GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 07-05-15, 03:07 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,673
Posted By sivikvtec
Interesting to hear about the headlight washers. ...

Interesting to hear about the headlight washers. Do you have a heated steering wheel and heated rear seats?
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