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Forum: Performance & Maintenance Yesterday, 07:54 AM
Replies: 0
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Posted By t2d2
easy fix for squeaky door panels

Recently, my door panels began squeaking from road vibrations. I'm not sure exactly why or when it began, but I first noticed it after removing and reinstalling the seats. That's presumably...
Forum: SC 400/300 Yesterday, 06:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 720
Posted By t2d2
You could still have the rear deck speakers and...

You could still have the rear deck speakers and sub, they would just be a bit muffled with the top down. The Miata is configured very similarly. The folded top sits up a bit over the body lines and...
Forum: SC 400/300 09-20-14, 10:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 672
Posted By t2d2
Sorry, I should have said a non-functional hood...

Sorry, I should have said a non-functional hood scoop. There's nowhere really to direct the air to, given the height of the engine and location of the intake. But some of the ones I've seen give...
Forum: SC 400/300 09-20-14, 06:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 90
Posted By t2d2
I'm not sure, but the aftermarket horn buttons...

I'm not sure, but the aftermarket horn buttons I've worked with pop out easily, so you should be able to just look inside and see what wires it connects to. Disconnect your battery (or pull the horn...
Forum: SC 400/300 09-20-14, 06:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 130
Posted By t2d2
I would echo both of the previous comments. My...

I would echo both of the previous comments. My lower left bulb goes out from time to time and needs that section of the gauge cover tapped lightly to come back on. I would replace mine, but...
Forum: SC 400/300 09-20-14, 06:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 672
Posted By t2d2
Very cool. Keep up the good work, and let me...

Very cool. Keep up the good work, and let me know when you have a CF hood with integrated dummy hood scoop. :)
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-20-14, 06:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 920
Posted By t2d2
I subscribed to that theory initially, too. ;) ...

I subscribed to that theory initially, too. ;) And now I have a new MAF and a barely used K&N filter sitting in the garage.
Forum: SC 400/300 09-20-14, 04:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 672
Posted By t2d2
1) We need to see Before & After weights! 2)...

1) We need to see Before & After weights!

2) I hope you're keeping those molds? I don't know how difficult it is to make each piece, but I bet you could have a decent little side business selling...
Forum: SC 400/300 09-20-14, 01:17 PM
Replies: 4,759
Views: 343,922
Posted By t2d2
Started/completed my 2-tone conversion. :) ...

Started/completed my 2-tone conversion. :) Sewell has the black ignition rings crazy cheap ($3 ea, down from $28 or something), and I figured that would look pretty good with the various black...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-20-14, 01:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 920
Posted By t2d2
I just received a big Sewell shipment today,...

I just received a big Sewell shipment today, including an OEM panel filter for only $16 plus whatever portion of the shipping cost it accounted for. I'm not familiar with "airhog" but the Frams I've...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-19-14, 11:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 507
Posted By t2d2
Ok, I'll check on that for educational purposes. ...

Ok, I'll check on that for educational purposes.



I've used a few fuel treatments and haven't seen any correlation between that and mpg, although that's not specifically what I was looking for....
Forum: Lexus Audio, Video, Security & Electronics 09-19-14, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,283
Posted By t2d2
Old thread bump, so I don't expect that anyone...

Old thread bump, so I don't expect that anyone who posted to it 7 years ago will necessarily respond. Does anyone have a guess as to what pocket VinnyQH used in the previous post? That has a nice...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-19-14, 04:20 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 50,555
Posted By t2d2
Here's the toggle switch I'll be using. It's got...

Here's the toggle switch I'll be using. It's got a much more secure feel to it than any of the ones I've looked at in the auto parts stores, although even the cheap ones I've used in the past are...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-19-14, 04:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 61
Posted By t2d2
The chip in the original key is only for remote...

The chip in the original key is only for remote unlock, not for the ignition.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-19-14, 03:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 201
Posted By t2d2
Let me see if I can be more clear about it this...

Let me see if I can be more clear about it this time... :) The damage to my knock sensor (and O2 sensor) inputs to the ECU were entirely NOT visible until the faulty capacitor was removed from the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-19-14, 02:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 507
Posted By t2d2
Ok, so I was able to test your theory out a...

Ok, so I was able to test your theory out a couple times today. I jumpered Fp and +b, turned the key to "On", waited a few seconds, and let 'er crank. Both times, it started quickly. Very...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-19-14, 02:20 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 50,555
Posted By t2d2
I have a pretty noticeable jolt on the 2-1...

I have a pretty noticeable jolt on the 2-1 downshift. I don't know how worn my transmission mount is, but my new one should be arriving tomorrow... I do know that my differential-subframe bushings...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-19-14, 02:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 201
Posted By t2d2
One of the first things I was told is bad gas...

One of the first things I was told is bad gas (non-premium) can trigger the knock sensors. Running some fuel system treatment (Lucas, Techron, etc.) would be worth a try.

I didn't necessarily have...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-19-14, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 201
Posted By t2d2
http://www.clublexus.com/forums/ls400/656360-all-m...

http://www.clublexus.com/forums/ls400/656360-all-my-crazy-lexus-issues-solved-ecu-leaking-capacitor.html
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-18-14, 10:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 201
Posted By t2d2
Knock sensor CEL triggers limp home mode to...

Knock sensor CEL triggers limp home mode to protect the engine. When it happened on mine, it was a huge loss of power, probably 50% or more. I'm glad I procrastinated on replacing the sensors to the...
Forum: SC 400/300 09-18-14, 02:25 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,377
Posted By t2d2
I almost mentioned wheels but decided to bite my...

I almost mentioned wheels but decided to bite my tongue for once. :) I absolutely love the car, except for the stock wheels. They just don't work on it at all, IMO. (Not a fan of them on the SC,...
Forum: Lexus Audio, Video, Security & Electronics 09-18-14, 12:17 PM
Replies: 524
Views: 169,166
Posted By t2d2
Are you talking about the factory amp? I have an...

Are you talking about the factory amp? I have an unused one sitting in the garage, as I'm sure do many others who have replaced theirs with an aftermarket amp. (Someone else's would probably be a...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-17-14, 11:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 164
Posted By t2d2
Could still be a desirable parts car if you can...

Could still be a desirable parts car if you can get it cheap. Dealer auctions can be all over the map, so to speak. I wouldn't risk putting much time or money into fixing it up, though, based on my...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09-17-14, 09:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 164
Posted By t2d2
I bought a car at a dealer auction that had no...

I bought a car at a dealer auction that had no end of electrical problems. The shop never could figure it out and just kept throwing new parts at it... I saw a few things that made me suspect it...
Forum: SC 400/300 09-17-14, 08:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 267
Posted By t2d2
64k mile '92 SC400 for $80k!

Roseburg, OR craigslist:

Lexus SC400 - $79995 (redding)
1992 lexus SC400 64k original miles 0 accident.

Now, I'm going to go way out on a limb and assume that price is a typo, but what the...
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