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Forum: IS - Second Generation Yesterday, 12:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 300
Posted By FSportIS
Like many other said, you should put back the...

Like many other said, you should put back the stock with may be all season tires for the following reasons:
1. Saving your gorgeous wheels set up.
2. Comfort with all season tires :)
3. You can...
Forum: Automotive Care & Detailing 09-12-14, 04:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 398
Posted By FSportIS
I think the product is high quality car soup with...

I think the product is high quality car soup with filler effect that temporarily hide the swirl marks. However, the guy who show the washing method can do some damaging to the car paint.

I'm no...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-12-14, 01:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,263
Posted By FSportIS
Hell no!!!! I respectfully disagree with you on...

Hell no!!!! I respectfully disagree with you on this. The style is originated from a super car LFA that receives praises from many car enthusiasts. You probably have very different view than many...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-12-14, 01:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,967
Posted By FSportIS
I would recommend you looking at this thread...

I would recommend you looking at this thread which show you many members mileage on their IS and also their comments.
...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-12-14, 01:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,967
Posted By FSportIS
I drive both my IS250 and IS350 hard everyday,...

I drive both my IS250 and IS350 hard everyday, and even push all the way to the limit in autocross many times. They only went through many sets of tires and brake pads, oil change, brake fluid flush,...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-11-14, 12:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 381
Posted By FSportIS
I can't believe emblem is the solution to some...

I can't believe emblem is the solution to some people... I should have put LFA on my Lexus IS as if I have LFA lol.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-10-14, 03:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 637
Posted By FSportIS
Very good research on the alignment and thank you...

Very good research on the alignment and thank you a lot for sharing. I might try this alignment out on track once.

I really like your technical information on the alignment aimed specifically for...
Forum: 2Gen IS250 / IS350 / IS-F Classifieds (06-13) 09-10-14, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By FSportIS
Good luck with sale, Zack. He is a trusted seller...

Good luck with sale, Zack. He is a trusted seller and a great detailer :)

I have M2 on one car and it is quiet, it is Tanabe replica and not F Sport replica. F Sport is way louder and aggressive.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-10-14, 01:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 637
Posted By FSportIS
Good luck in your pursuit. Don't forget to...

Good luck in your pursuit. Don't forget to continue video tape your run and share it here with us. Yeah, the fun factor is the most important to me as well. I treat it like a hobby instead of career...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-10-14, 10:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,549
Posted By FSportIS
I am happy with F Sport exhaust for 3 years. It...

I am happy with F Sport exhaust for 3 years. It has little to no drone for me. Actually the more quiet M2 exhaust on my IS350 has more drone than my F Sport on my IS250 at 80MPH.

Like other...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-10-14, 10:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 637
Posted By FSportIS
Good to hear!!! Coincidentally enough, I also...

Good to hear!!! Coincidentally enough, I also owned a Honda Accord 2000 back in college day and I moved over to Lexus IS because of reliability. Not to mention the IS is just so beautiful and smexy...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-09-14, 04:18 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,312
Posted By FSportIS
Update: My brand new Hankook V12 tires after...

Update: My brand new Hankook V12 tires after multiple power slides/drifting in autocross lol with traction control off :D...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-09-14, 04:13 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,001
Posted By FSportIS
Stock vs. stock, 3is handles better than 2is as...

Stock vs. stock, 3is handles better than 2is as mentioned in some of my previous posts.

F Sport springs/shocks/rear sway bar, my IS350 handles better than the 3IS (with NO F Sport package) and...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-09-14, 04:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 637
Posted By FSportIS
WylieKylie, wow, you made a lot of very strong...

WylieKylie, wow, you made a lot of very strong statements there. First and foremost, my question is simply trying to learn more and not into argument. You said "I don't see any sense in throwing...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-09-14, 10:38 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,001
Posted By FSportIS
If you are looking for balanced performance and...

If you are looking for balanced performance and comfort in city driving, for the next tire change, I would advice you to give the high performance tires Hankook V12 a try. It handles very good and...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-09-14, 10:34 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,001
Posted By FSportIS
Very interesting. Yeah, I also think the sound is...

Very interesting. Yeah, I also think the sound is too much in the front as well. I also adjust my car's fade setting more toward the back to make it a bit balanced. I also notice that in the 3IS as...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-09-14, 09:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 637
Posted By FSportIS
Cool!!!! Wow, that is fun!!! I'm so glad to see...

Cool!!!! Wow, that is fun!!! I'm so glad to see another member interested in track. There are couple of autocross/track junkies here on this forum. I really want to see our IS community going into...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-08-14, 03:42 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,001
Posted By FSportIS
True, good tires improve traction and handling....

True, good tires improve traction and handling. However, if you put in same tires on both 2IS and 3IS, the 3IS still outperforms the 2IS in term of handling anytime due to better suspension system. I...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-08-14, 03:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 931
Posted By FSportIS
For LOUDDDDDDDDNESS, go with Invidia midpipe. It...

For LOUDDDDDDDDNESS, go with Invidia midpipe. It is too loud and raspy for my taste though. I'm very happy with F Sport axle back.

The exhaust actually becomes more quiet but it sounds better...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-08-14, 03:34 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,001
Posted By FSportIS
Yep I believe now that many have confirmed the...

Yep I believe now that many have confirmed the 2IS is faster than the 3IS in term of straight line acceleration. Your description is almost exactly what I saw from another member in another thread....
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-08-14, 01:17 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,001
Posted By FSportIS
Here is my take on your question: In both...

Here is my take on your question:
In both cases, the final gear determines the acceleration vs. top speed. In general, shorter final gear = better acceleration. If we assume both 8speed and 6speed...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-08-14, 11:49 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,001
Posted By FSportIS
Thank you for your compliment. Wow, I'm glad to...

Thank you for your compliment. Wow, I'm glad to see other similar opinions like mine. I speak it from my actual feel of the car. Overall, I think Lexus is heading the right direction--handling...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-04-14, 01:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 396
Posted By FSportIS
I would advice you to search online for someone...

I would advice you to search online for someone who sells Lexus extended warranty. This is NOT a 3rd party warranty. I remember I bought mine from Troy Dietrich and Toyota of Greenfield way way...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-03-14, 12:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 413
Posted By FSportIS
10-20 mins is enough for resetting the ECU. Once...

10-20 mins is enough for resetting the ECU. Once you did, drive the way you like, pay close attention to the shift points. The computer will start learning the way you like to drive and shift at that...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 09-03-14, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 413
Posted By FSportIS
+1 :thumbup: I also want to add that RWD is...

+1 :thumbup:

I also want to add that RWD is way more fun to drive as it is more tail happy and easier to induce oversteer to do powerslide and even drifting with traction control off. ;)
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