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Forum: IS - Third Generation 06-07-14, 06:09 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,001
Posted By Bass Mech
i drove the chevy ss and while it had the power i...

i drove the chevy ss and while it had the power i am looking for it really lacks refinement of a lexus. it was also pretty noisy road noise wise, the exhaust was pleasant and its a nice car but for...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-31-14, 06:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,506
Posted By Bass Mech
i have the dimming side mirrors but the dimming...

i have the dimming side mirrors but the dimming effect is so tuttle you can't really tell they are dimmed at all. my corvette and my new sierra have driver only dimming side mirror and the mirror...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-31-14, 06:29 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,001
Posted By Bass Mech
the wife and i talked last night about this and...

the wife and i talked last night about this and we are both thinking about trying to downsize to just 2 vehicles the truck and a car.
she loves the truck but will drive whichever.
right now she...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-31-14, 06:19 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,001
Posted By Bass Mech
your right about the street racing, thats only...

your right about the street racing, thats only part of it, although i don't do it often. but what bothers me the most is the car feels ok in sport mode, but won't use the upper gears unless you put...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-30-14, 06:02 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,001
Posted By Bass Mech
i spoke with my dealer and he is pretty confident...

i spoke with my dealer and he is pretty confident lexus will have a new IS-f for 2015 i haven't had time to research any of this, i thought the RC-f was the only V8 powered sports car lexus would be...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-29-14, 04:54 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,001
Posted By Bass Mech
this may be true but not necessarily with every...

this may be true but not necessarily with every turbo car. i can assure you many of the FI vehicles experience the approximately 25% power loss up here. however the BMW i suspect reads MAP to control...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-29-14, 04:50 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,001
Posted By Bass Mech
i know exactly what your saying about power on...

i know exactly what your saying about power on the street and i very much felt that way in the vette especially after i got a couple tickets. the problem with the Z06 was being a centennial edition i...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-29-14, 04:42 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,001
Posted By Bass Mech
I've tried, it seems to make no difference....

I've tried, it seems to make no difference. however if you put it in manual mode and neglect to shift, the car will shift at a higher rpm just shy of redline which helps some.

but the bottom line...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-29-14, 04:38 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,001
Posted By Bass Mech
actually I am glad you mentioned this, yes at the...

actually I am glad you mentioned this, yes at the Denver auto show i did look closely at the SS its a little bigger than i want, but it is well equipped. the camaro i am not considering until it gets...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-29-14, 01:28 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,001
Posted By Bass Mech
that may be true, but i drove his car and their...

that may be true, but i drove his car and their was a clear difference in seat of the pants performance.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-29-14, 01:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,623
Posted By Bass Mech
the ONLY way your going to get PCS is on a fully...

the ONLY way your going to get PCS is on a fully optioned car, sorry but thats the only way they build them! trust me, i know and i ended up social ordering mine, it's a fully optioned car with every...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-29-14, 01:06 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,001
Posted By Bass Mech
Buyers remorse!

so for those of you who had been following i ordered my 2014 IS 350 F-Sport RWD from japan, followed it all the way to the US and waited 4 months for it to arrive.
i have 3700 miles on it now and...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-10-14, 08:53 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,245
Posted By Bass Mech
why do people stay stupid **** like this? ...

why do people stay stupid **** like this?
insurance rates only go up when you do something stupid and have an at fault accident.
this is a comprehensive claim! not collision!
damn.. seriously?
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-09-14, 06:20 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,245
Posted By Bass Mech
this is typical with most companies and the...

this is typical with most companies and the reason is simple..
you have maybe 800 in damage, they know your not going to spend that much going to court to piss over it.
it's 800 progressive doesn't...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 04-29-14, 06:37 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,245
Posted By Bass Mech
i had a guy with a brand new mustang years ago at...

i had a guy with a brand new mustang years ago at my work dent my brand new prelude in the work parking lot with his door. i never confronted him but he got a real nice dent in the exact same...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 04-23-14, 07:01 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,647
Posted By Bass Mech
i don't know about you guys, but my next car will...

i don't know about you guys, but my next car will have over 400 hp or I'm not a buyer. my 350 feels lethargic to me. granted i live at 6500 feet ASL and i am a bit spoiled due to my last car being a...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 04-23-14, 06:33 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,153
Posted By Bass Mech
i got the red, while my past trend has always...

i got the red, while my past trend has always been black i like the upscale look of the red, i get compliments all the time about the interior.
the ONLY thing about the red i don't like is they tend...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 04-03-14, 06:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,956
Posted By Bass Mech
doesn't bother me at all, as a private pilot...

doesn't bother me at all, as a private pilot every aircraft made has the throttle (or power setting) so that all the way forward is full power.
so upshifting by pushing forward seems natural to me,...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 04-03-14, 06:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 904
Posted By Bass Mech
personally i like it, i can feel the difference!...

personally i like it, i can feel the difference! but the reality is unless you have a chance to drive mountain roads or on a track it is of little benefit in real world driving habits.
to that end,...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 04-03-14, 06:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,541
Posted By Bass Mech
chemical guys mr pink and honeydew with the foam...

chemical guys mr pink and honeydew with the foam cannon
Forum: IS - Third Generation 04-03-14, 06:34 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 14,780
Posted By Bass Mech
i don't know how you guys are driving but i get...

i don't know how you guys are driving but i get 19 in town and 33 on the highway. i have a 2014 350 F sport RWD
ill admit i do try to hyper mile on the highway. but in town i drive normal with the...
Forum: Car Chat 03-29-14, 10:01 PM
Replies: 807
Views: 69,653
Posted By Bass Mech
eh, personally i really don't give 2 *****s what...

eh, personally i really don't give 2 *****s what you think about how informed or uninformed i am. I've owned 2 TSX and 2 TL a ridgeline a pilot and a prelude. I've moved on from the offerings of...
Forum: Car Chat 03-28-14, 09:03 PM
Replies: 807
Views: 69,653
Posted By Bass Mech
Oh boy! Another Acura with the same lathargic V6...

Oh boy! Another Acura with the same lathargic V6 they put in every other mid size car, truck and SUV they make! When is Honda Acura going to learn that if they want to make a car exciting they need...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 03-18-14, 03:49 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,552
Posted By Bass Mech
i don't know why this is such a big deal, i just...

i don't know why this is such a big deal, i just program my nav by voice or call destination assist. its really not with the time to install this bypass module.
further i can install an aftermarket...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 03-15-14, 10:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 858
Posted By Bass Mech
if you look for my DIY this really is pretty easy...

if you look for my DIY this really is pretty easy to do, it shouldn't take more then 45 minutes to do on your own.
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