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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11-27-13, 10:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 713
Posted By petersc400
Similar steering problem...need advice

I've got a '94 SC400 with 93k miles on it. Over the last 18 mos I've noticed occasional issues with steering effort. At slow speeds (like parallel parking or in parking lots) I will l suddenly...
Forum: SC 400/300 08-04-13, 07:46 PM
Replies: 292
Views: 91,212
Posted By petersc400
Smile Excellent DIY article

This DIY for fixing the passenger door was spot-on! I'm not a very experienced DIY but I was able to remove the door panel (from one of the links) and then install the part (purchased at my local...
Forum: SC 400/300 12-05-11, 07:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 705
Posted By petersc400
hopefully problem solved

Thanks fo the great offer, O.L.T.... it appears the problem is the solenoid in the heater control valve... the climate control is OK. So, I've sent for a new heater control valve online (about $275)...
Forum: SC 400/300 11-29-11, 01:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 705
Posted By petersc400
O.L.T.-- forgot to ask. When shopping for...

O.L.T.-- forgot to ask. When shopping for climate control brains will all years (92-00) work or do I need to stay with the first generation (92-95)? I may have line on a '96 unit.....
Forum: SC 400/300 11-29-11, 01:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 705
Posted By petersc400
O.L.T.-- Thanks again.... and I appreciate your...

O.L.T.-- Thanks again.... and I appreciate your concern for my wallet! I'm thinking I'm going to go ahead and look for a good used climate control brain as the car is perfect otherwise. I'll let...
Forum: SC 400/300 11-28-11, 07:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 705
Posted By petersc400
Thanks for the quick reply; The fan seems to...

Thanks for the quick reply;
The fan seems to work fine on manual setting in all positions (feet, face, etc).
Does NOT work on AUTO at all
How does display show heat? I set the temp dial to...
Forum: SC 400/300 11-28-11, 03:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 705
Posted By petersc400
Question SC400 HVAC problems

Okay... I've read lots of posts regarding problems with heaters not working, etc. Check the fuses, heater control valve, etc. However, my problem appears to be unique: the climate control panel...
Forum: SC 400/300 08-08-11, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 390
Posted By petersc400
Question sc400 ps issues

I'm having similar problems; I'm on my second ps unit and it's going south now too. My mechanic replaced the one that came with my SC (at about 75K) along with the crapped out alternator (due to...
Forum: SC 400/300 07-28-11, 10:14 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 199
Posted By petersc400
94 SC 400 drivers door wind noise

I've read that everyone should replace door/window seals... but does that apply to low mileage (mines 70K) with visibly good rubber seals? I'm getting a lot of wind noise 55mph and above from the...
Forum: SC 400/300 07-28-11, 10:04 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 25,616
Posted By petersc400
Gotta love the sandstone color..... always...

Gotta love the sandstone color..... always classy. Mine's stock... but it's my daily driver and only 70k miles.
Forum: SC 400/300 06-15-11, 03:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 180
Posted By petersc400
Question SC 400 AC Question

I've checked the threads and haven't found this issue:
Got a concern with the AC on my 94 sc 400. It may be coincidental but after I replaced the PS pump and Alternator (yes, waited too long) when...
Forum: Maintenance 06-15-11, 03:33 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 25,062
Posted By petersc400
Got a concern with the AC on my 94 sc 400. It...

Got a concern with the AC on my 94 sc 400. It may be coincidental but after I replaced the PS pump and Alternator (yes, waited too long) when I run the AC it seems that i feel a bit of vibration...
Forum: Lexus Audio, Video, Security & Electronics 02-13-11, 06:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,097
Posted By petersc400
Is it the same deal with the belts if my tape...

Is it the same deal with the belts if my tape unit is "squeaking" when I insert a cassette (mostly for ipod use) and continues to squeak while the tape is inserted? I've tried different tapes and...
Forum: SC400 / 300 Classifieds 12-27-10, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2,712
Views: 467,325
Posted By petersc400
Hey, hope the parts aren't all gone. Like many,...

Hey, hope the parts aren't all gone. Like many, I'm looking for upper door frame surrounds (I believe the color is grige) for both doors and drivers side rear; door panels in beige/tan and center...
Forum: SC 400/300 12-27-10, 08:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,180
Posted By petersc400
Thanks for your ideas. I checked out the map...

Thanks for your ideas. I checked out the map pocket piece for replacement but figured with the small tear (badly patched) in the piece above I should probably do the whole panel. I'll check out the...
Forum: SC 400/300 12-27-10, 01:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,180
Posted By petersc400
Interior door panel redo/replacement

It appears that I will need to do some interior repair/replacement of door and window panels in the next year or so. I know that OEM is still available but the door panels are running about $1K each...
Forum: SC 400/300 12-27-10, 01:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,301
Posted By petersc400
Along similar HVAC lines... have any of you...

Along similar HVAC lines... have any of you needed to replace the (for lack of correct terminology) the solar/light modules (like buttons) on the top of the dash-- one on each side? One of mine...
Forum: SC 400/300 12-27-10, 12:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,719
Posted By petersc400
Rattling sound

My rattling got worse since my last post and finally took it to my mechanic to determine if it was the heat shields or not. Turned out to be the catalytic converters-- two were shot completely...
Forum: SC 400/300 10-16-10, 09:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,351
Posted By petersc400
Can someone tell me what the "beeping" sound is...

Can someone tell me what the "beeping" sound is when I turn the ignition off and remove the key (with lights OFF and door CLOSED)? It just started doing this for the first time since I've had the...
Forum: SC 400/300 04-09-10, 02:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,719
Posted By petersc400
Did anyone come up with a final solution? Mine...

Did anyone come up with a final solution? Mine is doing the same thing-- rattling noise when on freeway and backing off accelerator and this morning when starting cold is was very noisy and then...
Forum: SC 400/300 12-29-09, 10:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,496
Posted By petersc400
I don't think you are alone.... I've noticed it...

I don't think you are alone.... I've noticed it on cold mornings a few times too and mine sits outside. It goes away fast so I'm not too concerned and my engine is in tune and everything is OK. ...
Forum: SC 400/300 12-28-09, 08:00 PM
Replies: 4,043
Views: 271,607
Posted By petersc400
New SC Owner

Hi everyone.... purchased a 94 SC400 with 68K miles in late November. It's a prior two owner in immaculate condition with a full service record from Lexus with every factory/dealer option installed...
Forum: Suspension and Brakes 12-04-09, 10:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 559
Posted By petersc400
Thanks.... I check those out next. I've heard...

Thanks.... I check those out next. I've heard that the bushings used are "hard" hence the noise when cold and then when warmed up through driving they "soften" a bit and the noise goes away. Maybe,...
Forum: Suspension and Brakes 11-27-09, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 559
Posted By petersc400
sc400 front and rear suspension noise

Hi all-- just purchased a 94 sc400 with 68k miles and it's great except for a squeaking/clunking sound from the front suspension when the car is cold (after sitting outside overnite) and only going...
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