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Forum: SC 430 Yesterday, 04:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,782
Posted By FLYCT
This week my Duralast Gold 48H6 battery, which...

This week my Duralast Gold 48H6 battery, which was installed 2 yrs and 8 months ago - Jan 2012 in my 2008 SC430, would not hold a charge if sitting for more than 3 days. I took it back to Autozone...
Forum: SC 430 08-28-14, 02:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 367
Posted By FLYCT
I bought my 2 SC430s long distance and had them...

I bought my 2 SC430s long distance and had them shipped to South Florida. One came from an Atlanta dealer (750 mies) and the other from Chicago (1200 miles)

I had the selling dealer set up the...
Forum: SC 430 08-20-14, 09:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,376
Posted By FLYCT
And Corvette = exceptional performance and speed...

And Corvette = exceptional performance and speed but unreliable. Mine had airconditioner controls fail, radio fail, wheels corrode, horrible water leaks which required carpet replacement. All done...
Forum: SC 430 08-17-14, 08:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,203
Posted By FLYCT
The LS460 has more elbow room, more responsive...

The LS460 has more elbow room, more responsive throttle, more power, better ML stereo and the suspension "floats" more than the SC430.

The SC is very comfortable seating and it fells like I'm...
Forum: SC 430 08-17-14, 08:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 343
Posted By FLYCT
Did you try to double click the fob button and...

Did you try to double click the fob button and see if the passenger door unlocks when drivers door did not? This would rule out the fob and point to driver door actuator as the issue.
Forum: SC 430 08-15-14, 04:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 793
Posted By FLYCT
I've had this tag for almost 20 years ...

I've had this tag for almost 20 years

http://i1288.photobucket.com/albums/b500/Flyct/a9ea5c02878cbd5701e6e1d1493e4935_zps3c8cde93.jpg
Forum: SC 430 08-13-14, 07:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 778
Posted By FLYCT
In my opinion, the SC430 has just the right...

In my opinion, the SC430 has just the right amount of wood already. Adding any more would not increase the appeal.

I've installed wood kits in a few of my other cars where there was minimal wood...
Forum: SC 430 08-12-14, 11:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By FLYCT
What Cars have you owned?

I keep adding to this list. In addition to the cars listed below I've also owned multiple motorcycles (Yamaha, Dicati and Hondas) and 3 personal airplanes.

This list doesn't include several...
Forum: SC 430 08-11-14, 04:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,909
Posted By FLYCT
Saddle interior was available through 2007. ...

Saddle interior was available through 2007.

I traded my 2007 with Silver/Saddle SC430 in last week. Local Lexus dealer has it for sale for $41,991. :woohoo:...
Forum: SC 430 08-11-14, 04:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 254
Posted By FLYCT
If you blew the head gasket and water got into...

If you blew the head gasket and water got into the oil you can see it on the dipstick. Water in the oil will make the oil look like brown mud.
Forum: SC 430 08-09-14, 05:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Posted By FLYCT
Well, they put up some nice pictures at cars.com...

Well, they put up some nice pictures at cars.com and the windshield now lists price at $43,991

http://i1288.photobucket.com/albums/b500/Flyct/29a8e867357931dd2ea91df3126ec3e0_zpsfbec0ee2.jpg
Forum: SC 430 08-08-14, 06:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Posted By FLYCT
I've walked away from the dealer table several...

I've walked away from the dealer table several times with money in my pocket.

Back in 04 I bought an Expedition. I negotiated the trade in where there was $15k in equity. I financed the...
Forum: CT 200h Model 08-08-14, 06:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 504
Posted By FLYCT
Worn leather seats

Our 22,000 mile 2012 CT with factory leather seat option is showing wear on the side bolsters of both front seats. The dealer took pictures today and sent request to Lexus to authorize repair or...
Forum: SC 430 08-08-14, 12:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Posted By FLYCT
For sure. When they originally offered $25k my...

For sure. When they originally offered $25k my wife was insulted and she immediately said no thanks, at $25k we will keep it. I said thanks but no thanks, I'm going shopping at the other 2 local...
Forum: SC 430 08-07-14, 08:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Posted By FLYCT
Whoever wrote up the listing at the dealership...

Whoever wrote up the listing at the dealership must be missing the comma key on his/her keyboard. :uh:

LOW MILES V8 Rear Wheel Drive Key Less Entry (should read)

LOW MILES, V8, Rear Wheel...
Forum: SC 430 08-07-14, 07:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Posted By FLYCT
My 2007 SC430 for sale at dealer for $41,991

I traded in one of my SC430's in on a new Ford F150 truck last Thursday. Today it's listed at the sister Lexus dealer for $41,991. It's the second most expensive SC430 listing in all of the US of the...
Forum: SC 430 08-07-14, 05:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,203
Posted By FLYCT
Yes! That's it!!! AMAZING!!! There are...

Yes! That's it!!! AMAZING!!!

There are currently 430 SC430s listed in the whole country on cars.com The one I just traded in is the second highest priced in the Country.
...
Forum: SC 430 08-07-14, 06:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,203
Posted By FLYCT
Rest of the story. I was very surprised at...

Rest of the story.

I was very surprised at the prices I was offered for our 2097 SC430.

The Ford dealer's sister Lexus dealer already had a hot buyer for my SC430. The Ford dealer offered to...
Forum: SC 430 08-04-14, 06:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 523
Posted By FLYCT
Local Ford dealer does "Italian tuneup" on video

Now that I bought a new F150 I've been cruising the Ford forums and found this interesting dash cam in a customers car that was in for service.

http://youtu.be/PZ12CuxmeFo

JR
Forum: SC 430 08-03-14, 05:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 469
Posted By FLYCT
Now that was either low or funny. I can't decide...

Now that was either low or funny. I can't decide which. :uh:
Forum: SC 430 08-02-14, 09:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,203
Posted By FLYCT
Here are some of the rebates and incentives being...

Here are some of the rebates and incentives being offered. You can combine many of them.

http://i1288.photobucket.com/albums/b500/Flyct/6dd369c35c46cbe9a6023015bd99bd4c_zps1834e833.jpg
Forum: SC 430 08-02-14, 07:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,203
Posted By FLYCT
I'm aware of the new body style for 2015. They...

I'm aware of the new body style for 2015. They are reducing weight by 700+ pounds in 2015. I'm sure that's why all these rebates are available.

The aluminum frame reduces weight by 60 pounds....
Forum: SC 430 08-02-14, 07:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,203
Posted By FLYCT
Eddy, We bought it at the Bradenton Ford...

Eddy,

We bought it at the Bradenton Ford dealer. As X-Plan buyer the price is stated on the invoice which they are obligated to show you. With X-plan, every rebate and incentive must be applied or...
Forum: SC 430 08-01-14, 04:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,203
Posted By FLYCT
There you go. I like that :woohoo: My wife...

There you go. I like that :woohoo:

My wife and I are long time private pilots and aircraft owners. For years we had a bumper sticker "My other car is an Airplane."
Forum: SC 430 08-01-14, 10:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,203
Posted By FLYCT
Traded in our 2007 SC430 on a Truck

Yesterday, end of month, I bought a 2014 Ford F150 Crew cab Pickup with tow package and twin turbo 3.5 L ECO boost engine. We needed something bigger than our CT 200h to transport items the 250 miles...
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