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Forum: Automotive Care & Detailing 06-02-16, 11:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 649
Posted By mshumack
Once you get the headlights clear again, put some...

Once you get the headlights clear again, put some UV protectant on them. Do this every couple of months if you live in a sunny state (i.e. FL, TX, etc.). I use the "Wolfgang" products, but the others...
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 05-06-16, 10:35 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,237
Posted By mshumack
Yeah, they rotated the tires and checked a bunch...

Yeah, they rotated the tires and checked a bunch of stuff too. The labor was 2 hours.
I'm not sure if this was called a 10K checkup (I think the car has 12K on it now).
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 04-29-16, 07:06 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,237
Posted By mshumack
Got my first oil change (that I had to pay for) OMG $$$$

I usually change my own oil and perform the other services needed - but I'm getting older and lazier. So when the first oil change came due (where I had to pay for it) I had the wife take RX to...
Forum: RX - 4th Gen (2016-present) 04-28-16, 09:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 540
Posted By mshumack
Two questions: SiriusXM and Tire Press monitoring

There are two things I don't like about my 2014 RX250 (compared to my Infiniti M37) for a luxury vehicle it this price range: I'd like to know if this is different for the 2016 RX

(1) first when I...
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 06-22-15, 02:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 807
Posted By mshumack
When I was shopping for a phone, I used the phone...

When I was shopping for a phone, I used the phone compatibility list you linked too. That is why I commented "I wonder if Lexus will remove this phone from the list".

The IOS that the phone was...
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 06-16-15, 12:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 807
Posted By mshumack
iPhone 4S no longer supported

My iPhone 4S stopped communicating through the NAV system last week. I could still call out using voice commands but I could not be heard or hear the other person.

Went to Dealership yesterday...
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 04-29-15, 03:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 652
Posted By mshumack
Is there a prefered on-line Lexus parts supplier?

Now with Swell Lexus closing - who is the replacement on-line parts supplier?

Is there a new forum sponsor for Lexus OEM parts?
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 04-28-15, 01:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,313
Posted By mshumack
it could be that your previous vehicles' were set...

it could be that your previous vehicles' were set incorrectly (too high) and that would be a safety hazard too - as the on coming drivers could then be blinded and drive into your path. :uh:
Forum: RX - 4th Gen (2016-present) 04-28-15, 09:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,466
Posted By mshumack
I've been waiting for the updated RX and it...

I've been waiting for the updated RX and it doesn't disappoint in the styling area. I like the added room to the rear seating area and the additional (standard, I think) safety features. Is HUD...
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 04-28-15, 07:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 901
Posted By mshumack
What type of Fuses are used?

I'm going on a long road trip this week, and I bought a plug-in Tripp-Lite (model PV150) inverter to use to keep my laptop charged. I think it would be a good idea to have a couple of extra fuses...
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 04-27-15, 08:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,707
Posted By mshumack
Good info in this post. Moderator, please...

Good info in this post.

Moderator, please note that the "3RX FAQ" sticky, under "Tips, Tricks, and DIYs ..." ...
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 01-25-15, 12:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,104
Posted By mshumack
Sorry BertL, Somehow I read your post too quickly...

Sorry BertL, Somehow I read your post too quickly and missed the Link entirely. So it plays MP3 and WMA formats.
Thanks
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 01-25-15, 09:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,104
Posted By mshumack
I know I can play mp3 files. I have a USB stick...

I know I can play mp3 files. I have a USB stick loaded with mp3s now. But to create a new USB stick with new audio mp3 files I have to convert my FLAC files to mp3 first, and that takes time. So I...
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 01-25-15, 07:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,104
Posted By mshumack
what audio formats work with USB stick

By audio formats I mean: mp3, wav, wma, ape, flac, etc.

Most of my music collection is in FLAC.

I would rather not convert the file format just to copy to USB stick for car. My USB stick is...
Forum: Car Chat 03-14-14, 01:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,656
Posted By mshumack
I'm okay with it. There is nothing "personal or...

I'm okay with it. There is nothing "personal or private" in this application.
What I don't like is the NSA recording my pribvate phone calls - but how I use the Nav system and what features I use...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels & Brakes Forum 02-22-14, 06:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,428
Posted By mshumack
Thanks for the link. That was helpful. I also...

Thanks for the link. That was helpful.
I also found a tire comparison test of the those models I looking at on the Tire rack site.http://www.tirerack.com/tires/tests/testDisplay.jsp?ttid=166
...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels & Brakes Forum 02-21-14, 03:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,428
Posted By mshumack
Thanks for the feedback. Yardie... the M37...

Thanks for the feedback.
Yardie... the M37 forum isn't very useful. Most tire talk is about "how big of a wheel can I go with" or pictures of "my new wheels/rims". I'm looking for advice on stock...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels & Brakes Forum 02-19-14, 08:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,428
Posted By mshumack
What do you recommend? Ride Quality 1st then Long-lasting

I have a 2011 Infiniti M37. I'm posting here becuse there is no "Infiniti forum" equivalent to clubLexus. The M37 is about the size of the Lexus LS460 model.

I want a very comfortable riding tire...
Forum: RX - 1st Gen (1999-2003) 02-01-14, 05:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 891
Posted By mshumack
My RX is totaled

I got rear ended while stopped in traffic. I drove the car home. insurance appraiser came out and totaled car. I was offered $8496. Does anyone have any info on what my car is really worth?
KBB was...
Forum: RX - 1st Gen (1999-2003) 01-16-14, 09:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,902
Posted By mshumack
Find a big empty parking lot, if you can, and...

Find a big empty parking lot, if you can, and make slow speed, tight, "figure-8 turns" in forward and reverse. If you have a failing CV joint you will here the clicking/popping noise as you change...
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 01-09-14, 01:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,129
Posted By mshumack
I would not worry about the valve freezing open....

I would not worry about the valve freezing open. Can it happen? - I suppose so. I worked as mechanic in NJ for more than a decade (before wising up and moving to FL). The colder it was outside the...
Forum: RX - 1st Gen (1999-2003) 01-07-14, 09:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,028
Posted By mshumack
I'll bet somebody (Dad :uh:) hooked the battery...

I'll bet somebody (Dad :uh:) hooked the battery jumper cables up backwards. It only takes a second of a reversed-polarity connection.
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 01-07-14, 09:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,779
Posted By mshumack
As Greg said, there is no dipstick. Lexsus says...

As Greg said, there is no dipstick. Lexsus says the transmission is sealed and there is no need to inspect the fluid. If a service/repair is needed then the mechanic will take care of the fluid...
Forum: RX - 3rd Gen (2010-2015) 01-04-14, 04:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,071
Posted By mshumack
I wouldn't go the dealer for that job - any local...

I wouldn't go the dealer for that job - any local auto shop can pull the wheels and paint the hats for you. Even a car "detailing" place, if you have one in your area. It looks like the wheels could...
Forum: RX - 1st Gen (1999-2003) 01-03-14, 03:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,976
Posted By mshumack
What did you use to keep the crank from turning...

What did you use to keep the crank from turning while you tried to break the nut loose?
You may want to get one of these:...
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