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Forum: IS - Third Generation 09-29-14, 01:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,351
Posted By JGard18
You just beat me two it. If you MUST use a...

You just beat me two it. If you MUST use a product, these are the two best in my experience.

However, for my Lexus, it's a damp microfiber cloth for all surfaces and a vacuum. It works great.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 09-17-14, 09:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,326
Posted By JGard18
Looks great. So you didn't even take the...

Looks great. So you didn't even take the calipers off to paint them, huh? Just blocked off everything else and sprayed or brushed? Did you manage to get the back-sides, too? This is something...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 09-12-14, 09:27 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,697
Posted By JGard18
The Model S is the best car I've ever driven,...

The Model S is the best car I've ever driven, period. Not even a competition. That thing is fantastic. Unfortunately it was a bit of a stretch price-wise, which is why I settled for the IS350. ...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 09-05-14, 01:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 759
Posted By JGard18
Uh dude, the car dipping in the front has NOTHING...

Uh dude, the car dipping in the front has NOTHING to do with the strength difference of the brakes. It has everything to do with suspension geometry and stiffness. And really, all cars do this. ...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 09-05-14, 01:13 PM
Replies: 375
Views: 44,838
Posted By JGard18
The update is them plugging something into the...

The update is them plugging something into the USB port and running the update. They shouldn't even be near those two spots that are now marked up on his car. That sucks.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-15-14, 06:45 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,236
Posted By JGard18
Sorry, but while I agree, ultimately an in-dash...

Sorry, but while I agree, ultimately an in-dash nav is 100x easier to work with than a separate device. I want to keep my phone in my pocket or in teh cup holder. I've used my phone exclusively for...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-15-14, 06:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By JGard18
Put some jpgs on a USB drive within a folder...

Put some jpgs on a USB drive within a folder titled IMAGES. Put it into the USB port. Go into display settings and customize images, and then you can select from either a few stock photos or the...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-13-14, 01:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,720
Posted By JGard18
care to clarify on #4? This car definitely has...

care to clarify on #4? This car definitely has power steering
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-11-14, 01:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 521
Posted By JGard18
The balancing of a tire is because a tire isn't...

The balancing of a tire is because a tire isn't perfectly even all around. Neither is a wheel. So if you spin a wheel and/or tire on a single point, without balancing, you'll see that it stops...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-11-14, 08:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 521
Posted By JGard18
OK, I need some help here. Left Right front...

OK, I need some help here. Left Right front tire? Which one?

And wtf is wind mail?

Finally, ideally you would replace all tires at the same time, or at least in pairs on this car. But unless...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-11-14, 06:50 AM
Replies: 375
Views: 44,838
Posted By JGard18
Well, I've uninstalled EnForm and things work...

Well, I've uninstalled EnForm and things work great now. I have noticed that enform kind of sucks as far as stability goes. I always have two enform logos showing up in the status bar of my android...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-08-14, 03:17 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,109
Posted By JGard18
it's plenty luxurious for me, but my last car was...

it's plenty luxurious for me, but my last car was a Tundra and before that a WRX. This is a whole different world for me. I'm happy with the car I got for the price I paid (aside from our terrible...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-08-14, 01:30 PM
Replies: 375
Views: 44,838
Posted By JGard18
So they reluctantly updated me to 8710 or...

So they reluctantly updated me to 8710 or whatever the latest is (I thought I saw 8740,but I can't recall) and so far it's worse. I often just have a bluetooth connection and run radio.com from my...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-08-14, 07:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By JGard18
yes, but you need version 8 or newer. Version 7...

yes, but you need version 8 or newer. Version 7 doesn't list any cars newer than like 2012 or so.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-08-14, 07:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,267
Posted By JGard18
Comes down to weight transfer. If you're mashing...

Comes down to weight transfer. If you're mashing the gas as you start making a turn, you're taking a lot of weight off the front tires and they won't grip very well, and that will cause any car to...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-07-14, 07:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,267
Posted By JGard18
the staggered setup has almost nothing to do with...

the staggered setup has almost nothing to do with it. The car is RWD and front-weight biased. Control the weight balance better throughout a turn and you'll find the car can handle rather...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-05-14, 01:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,305
Posted By JGard18
Yes, F sports can do it. I have a version of...

Yes, F sports can do it. I have a version of TechStream at home and an OBD cable, so I was able to do this myself. It literally takes 5 minutes, as the setting up of the logical connection from the...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-05-14, 01:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,517
Posted By JGard18
my father in law has the G37S and I test drove a...

my father in law has the G37S and I test drove a Q50S. Big ol Meh from me. In terms of comfort and driving pleasure, the Lexus is far and away better, even if it doesn't offer a manual...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-05-14, 09:53 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,569
Posted By JGard18
so my car is in for its 10,000 mile service. I...

so my car is in for its 10,000 mile service. I put in a request to get this looked at and fixed. By fixed, I mean I wish to be able to hit the rev limiter. The shop foreman or whatever he's called...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 08-05-14, 07:54 AM
Replies: 375
Views: 44,838
Posted By JGard18
My car is currently at the dealership for it's...

My car is currently at the dealership for it's 10k mile service and I mentioned the nav system still sucked. They called late in the day on Sat saying only basic maintenance guys were there, not the...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 07-31-14, 12:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,316
Posted By JGard18
I guess. To me there are things in life that...

I guess. To me there are things in life that matter and things in life that don't. We all have our different perspectives on life, I suppose.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 07-31-14, 07:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,316
Posted By JGard18
Mine are all cut a little short on both of my...

Mine are all cut a little short on both of my cars. One was tinted before I bought it (Miata), but the Lexus I had some local shop do it...both have a little gap at the top and I attribute it to the...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 07-30-14, 12:42 PM
Replies: 375
Views: 44,838
Posted By JGard18
Speed any better? I'm bringing my car in for...

Speed any better? I'm bringing my car in for service this weekend, so hopefully they update this (I'll be mentioning it to them)
Forum: IS - Third Generation 07-22-14, 06:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,317
Posted By JGard18
I had a friend who used to track his Miata often....

I had a friend who used to track his Miata often. He'd buy Autozone pads for his track weekend and once it was done and the pads were toast, he'd bring them back and get them replaced for free....
Forum: IS - Third Generation 07-21-14, 09:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,304
Posted By JGard18
I'm just near 10k on mine and I agree with most...

I'm just near 10k on mine and I agree with most of what you've said. The paint and interior have held up great. However, I DO have a lot of carbon on my exhaust tips, but just on the bottom 1/3 or...
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