Go Back   Club Lexus Forums > Search Forums
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?

Showing results 1 to 16 of 16
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: JimBobNC
Forum: SC 400/300 08-02-14, 06:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By JimBobNC
Steam from the exhaust and no coolant? Head...

Steam from the exhaust and no coolant?
Head Gasket
Forum: GS - Second Generation 07-31-14, 08:20 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,091
Posted By JimBobNC
MH: Try checking the TPS using your ohmmeter and...

MH: Try checking the TPS using your ohmmeter and the illustration "check throttle position sensor" from the post by digger08. But first, unplug and take the TPS off the vehicle. As you check...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 07-31-14, 07:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By JimBobNC
Whoa BigMan! Those HID work on high voltages...

Whoa BigMan!
Those HID work on high voltages (the books says up to 20,000 volts). Please don't risk a voltage measurement with voltages like that.
I am going to make an assumption that the problem...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 07-30-14, 08:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By JimBobNC
Bigfox: What do you guys use there? Is your bulb...

Bigfox: What do you guys use there? Is your bulb a halogen or HID?
Forum: GS - Second Generation 07-30-14, 08:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,257
Posted By JimBobNC
I found plastic body rivets from the Help section...

I found plastic body rivets from the Help section of any auto chain will fit. Use 1/4" rivets up front (around the radiator) and 5/16" rivets in front of the rear wheels.
Forum: GS - Second Generation 07-30-14, 08:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 289
Posted By JimBobNC
My dash warning light (2002 GS 300) only...

My dash warning light (2002 GS 300) only indicates rear lamp problems.
Did you check stop/tail/turns?
Forum: GS - Second Generation 07-30-14, 07:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By JimBobNC
Feen: The clock and radio are powered through the...

Feen: The clock and radio are powered through the ACC circuit of the ignition switch. Checking through the 2002 service manual, it appears there are no relays in the accessory circuit. I would check...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 07-29-14, 08:41 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,091
Posted By JimBobNC
MH: If you are measuring the voltage on VTA and...

MH: If you are measuring the voltage on VTA and rotating the TPS but the voltage stays at 1.3V, then yes something is wrong. The voltage should begin to change when the sensor is rotated CCW and...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 07-28-14, 08:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 425
Posted By JimBobNC
Try measuring the system voltage as you are...

Try measuring the system voltage as you are driving. Alternators don't "put out too much power", their output is regulated by the regulator. The regulator could be bad. The diodes could be bad. Also,...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 07-28-14, 07:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 480
Posted By JimBobNC
Try this: Get some blue painter's tape from the...

Try this: Get some blue painter's tape from the hardware store. Hopefully it will stick at cold temperatures. Start taping up fender edges and door seals edges to pinpoint the likely whistle...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 07-28-14, 07:35 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,091
Posted By JimBobNC
MH: Another point to consider. I see your car is...

MH: Another point to consider. I see your car is 1998. I believe the throttle system you describe is similar to mine. (2002) This is a fully electronic fly-by-wire system. The TPS takes position...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 07-28-14, 07:24 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,091
Posted By JimBobNC
I recommend a bluetooth scanner that talks to...

I recommend a bluetooth scanner that talks to your android device. Google: "elm327 obd2". There are prices under $10 on amazon. It provides real time monitoring and freeze frame data. The app...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 07-28-14, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 333
Posted By JimBobNC
Code P0325 is described in the service manual as...

Code P0325 is described in the service manual as "knock sensor 1 circuit malfunction (bank 1)". So yes, it is telling you that circuit 1 is faulty. Knock sensors are simple and robust with no moving...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 07-22-14, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 525
Posted By JimBobNC
Yes, the O2 sensor nearest the firewall is bank 2...

Yes, the O2 sensor nearest the firewall is bank 2 sensor 1. The sensor under the passenger seat is bank 2 sensor 2. You can see the equivalence for the bank 1 sensors.

If the new plug is not an...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 06-08-14, 09:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,416
Posted By JimBobNC
Titan: I see you are in NC. Be sure and check out...

Titan: I see you are in NC. Be sure and check out the self-service junk yards in your area. Google "pull a part", "pick n pull" and "pull it yourself". Foss and LKQ are good places to look also. I am...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 06-08-14, 09:38 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,584
Posted By JimBobNC
Everyone: Please don't overlook the mechanical...

Everyone: Please don't overlook the mechanical aspect of this problem. If you can create the problem in your driveway, check to see how the engine is reacting when the light illuminates. Be sure your...
Showing results 1 to 16 of 16

 
Forum Jump
All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:24 PM.

Join ClubLexus
Advertising


Copyright © 2000-2008 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms of Use | JOBS


Get all contact info