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Forum: ES300 and ES330 03-17-14, 08:59 AM
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Forum: ES300 and ES330 03-17-14, 08:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By JSM
Hey MrBooby, is this vid good for the 2001 ES 300...

Hey MrBooby, is this vid good for the 2001 ES 300 as well?
Forum: ES300 and ES330 02-10-14, 11:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,518
Posted By JSM
Can you report a detailed list of what is...

Can you report a detailed list of what is classified as a rebuild to them? I'm assuming you can't do it yourself. Actually $2300 sounds cheap to me for a rebuilt engine.

When I was looking to...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 02-10-14, 11:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,756
Posted By JSM
Sorry to hear you problems. I'd be super pissed...

Sorry to hear you problems. I'd be super pissed right now. They diagnose as one thing, then fix it and the problem still exist? And then on top of it, it now runs worse!? I'd be really, really...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 12-25-12, 05:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 778
Posted By JSM
You would have to buy a service manual like...

You would have to buy a service manual like Haynes or sign up for the Toyota information online. Thats a time consuming job and a lot of $$$ for the age of the car.
Forum: ES300 and ES330 12-12-12, 06:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,803
Posted By JSM
Sorry, I edited my original explination with more...

Sorry, I edited my original explination with more info. I only said EGR as that's what the ebay desc stated. It may not control EGR. You'll need to trace where the hoses go and see what part it...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 12-12-12, 06:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,803
Posted By JSM
Look at the part and think out the description. ...

Look at the part and think out the description. Vacuum Switch. It's a switch used to control vacuum. In the ebay desc, it appears it can be connected to control the vacuum needed to open and close...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 12-09-12, 08:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,626
Posted By JSM
Likely because things are getting moved around...

Likely because things are getting moved around (taken apart). I have a rattle on my RR of the car,2001. Similar on small bumps and such but goes away when I step on the brake.
Forum: ES300 and ES330 12-08-12, 09:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,140
Posted By JSM
Just learn to do it and spend $350. ...

Just learn to do it and spend $350.

Otherwise your going to call 3 other places and get 3 other prices. It's not hard, just time consuming and time is money.

Unless you've used the...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 12-08-12, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,587
Posted By JSM
Nothing like answer your own posts. If you send...

Nothing like answer your own posts. If you send me your email, I'll email you the portion from the FSM for that code 440 and 442. Mine is from an 01 so I don't know how different it will be than...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 12-04-12, 02:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,912
Posted By JSM
OCV= oil control valve. It effects the timing of...

OCV= oil control valve. It effects the timing of the motor and specifically how oil is feed into the VVTi. If its bad u will get CEL usually. Mine ran very ruff when they went bad.

I think your...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-23-12, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By JSM
Happy Thanksgiving! I'm very greatful I got mine...

Happy Thanksgiving! I'm very greatful I got mine going. My daughter will be very happy with this as her first car!
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-23-12, 09:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,672
Posted By JSM
Why the alcohol? Have you seafoamed the motor?

Why the alcohol? Have you seafoamed the motor?
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-23-12, 07:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,672
Posted By JSM
Seems like you going down the right route. The...

Seems like you going down the right route. The question is now is it financially viable to send it to the dealer, plus testing, plus registration. How much are you into the car now for? Is the car...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-22-12, 06:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,299
Posted By JSM
This one says 98 but not in the drop down...

This one says 98 but not in the drop down selection list. You may want to call. Could be just a typo or a glitch in their listing....
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-21-12, 05:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By JSM
It is not. You can use this site to look up your...

It is not. You can use this site to look up your car.

http://www.gates.com/part_locator/index.cfm?location_id=3598&go=Interference
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-21-12, 12:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,299
Posted By JSM
Hey MB, what's wrong with this option: ...

Hey MB, what's wrong with this option:

http://www.clublexus.com/forums/es300-and-es330/664145-diy-4es-grom-usb-adapter-bluetooth-dongle-installation-picture-intensive.html
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-21-12, 12:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 702
Posted By JSM
If the CAT is clogged it will cause the headers...

If the CAT is clogged it will cause the headers to get hot and red. Also turs red if timing is way off. If you getting mis-fires your timing is off for one reason or another. Need to pull the...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-21-12, 12:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By JSM
3) I would change the belt ASAP. It's mileage...

3) I would change the belt ASAP. It's mileage or time and it should have been done 6 years ago! You might be on borrowed time. THe 01 didn't seem to bad to me, but my whole motor was out!...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-16-12, 01:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,439
Posted By JSM
I spent the extra and got the Toyota. Reason...

I spent the extra and got the Toyota. Reason being it is designed for their gasket material. The prestone stuff is not silicate free like the Toyota brand.

However, when talking with my Toyota...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-16-12, 12:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 854
Posted By JSM
Its likely he (mechanic) is correct. Your...

Its likely he (mechanic) is correct. Your symptoms described fall in line with what your saying. It usually idles fine once warm or does it pulse (rpm) at idle?
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-14-12, 04:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,296
Posted By JSM
Ran a tiny ruff this morning. Great the rest of...

Ran a tiny ruff this morning. Great the rest of the day until I let it sit for a few hours. Just jumped in and now I'm getting the other side P1349 VVT System Malfunction (Bank 1).

Hopefully...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-13-12, 08:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,789
Posted By JSM
That sounds right. If your in doubt call a...

That sounds right. If your in doubt call a different lexus dealer and give them the part number and ask them what it does.
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-13-12, 08:13 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,271
Posted By JSM
Cheapest easist mode you can make that screams...

Cheapest easist mode you can make that screams teen..... get a bumper sticker that reads, "MY MOMMY & DADDY BOUGHT ME THIS CAR!"

Sorry I couldn't resist!!! :) :) :)
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-13-12, 08:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,296
Posted By JSM
Well, fingers crossed, no codes and no...

Well, fingers crossed, no codes and no miss-fires. Drove about 10 miles on it. Will see what happens tomorrow.

I like having a parts motor to steal parts from! Hopefully that's the last for...
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