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Forum: IS F 12-23-13, 07:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 621
Posted By F BOMB
Same here on ML 2008. Warranty replacment

Same here on ML 2008. Warranty replacment
Forum: IS F 06-26-11, 11:52 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 11,185
Posted By F BOMB
^Upon realization that I could not free the...

^Upon realization that I could not free the pedal, neutral achieves the immediate desired effect. I was not comfortable with performing a kill switch task while still in the midst of traffic.
Forum: IS F 06-26-11, 09:53 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 11,185
Posted By F BOMB
So it happened the other day, solely due to my...

So it happened the other day, solely due to my usage of 3rd party all-weather mats. My 2008 is unmodified.

The scenario was a quick lane change on a 3 lane freeway (Edens expressway for you...
Forum: IS F 12-12-10, 08:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,798
Posted By F BOMB
Last year, I was successful of passing the 30...

Last year, I was successful of passing the 30 mark on a trip from Chicago to the North Woods of Wis. Naturally, only during the highway portion could this be possible.
...
Forum: IS F 12-05-10, 10:01 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,308
Posted By F BOMB
Forget about the car, imagine similar profiling...

Forget about the car, imagine similar profiling based on skin color. If this went down as you describe, claiming the stop was based on complaints of swerving and/or driving an expired vehicle, and...
Forum: IS F 09-28-10, 09:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,092
Posted By F BOMB
Extended warranties are profit makers, for sure....

Extended warranties are profit makers, for sure. One must do their own math factoring in the gambling equation. Imagine keeping the car, then imagine going through a transmission or engine.
Forum: IS F 08-26-10, 09:19 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,272
Posted By F BOMB
If they still call it that, it should be the...

If they still call it that, it should be the "passing gear" button. Conventional auto transmissions used a cable to detect the pedal position, but now that we have robo transmissions, the button...
Forum: IS F 04-02-10, 03:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 15,652
Posted By F BOMB
CS3 looks like bronze. 1GO is too dark. I think I...

CS3 looks like bronze. 1GO is too dark. I think I get it now. Considering all the angles and low surface area, the relatively low light, the brake dust and maybe even the fact that men can't tell...
Forum: IS F 03-30-10, 09:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 15,652
Posted By F BOMB
Part of the problem is that Lobux's research is a...

Part of the problem is that Lobux's research is a "paint number" and has not been published as the 2-3 digit "paint codes" that we give to shops for mixing. What the difference is between these, I...
Forum: IS F 02-28-10, 02:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 581
Posted By F BOMB
I'm aiming for June 6.

I'm aiming for June 6.
Forum: IS F 12-29-09, 12:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 806
Posted By F BOMB
I'm in the market, too. I have to say I did not...

I'm in the market, too. I have to say I did not know there were three finishes available at Finish Line, or from Lexus for that matter.

Chrome
High Polished
Dark Hyper Silver

Descriptions...
Forum: IS F 12-08-09, 05:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 979
Posted By F BOMB
Thanks. Does anyone have any experience removing...

Thanks. Does anyone have any experience removing the fender?
Forum: IS F 12-05-09, 02:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 979
Posted By F BOMB
Updated pictures after self-repair. ...

Updated pictures after self-repair.

http://images.kladis.com/cl/IMG00005.jpg

http://images.kladis.com/cl/IMG00006.jpg

The base coat blend went perfect. I'm not entirely satisfied with my the...
Forum: IS F 11-17-09, 09:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 979
Posted By F BOMB
http://images.kladis.com/cl/IMG00003.jpg ...

http://images.kladis.com/cl/IMG00003.jpg

This doesn't quite display the intricacies of the wrinkling. My concern is the crafting needed to address where the fender is rolled. You'll see the small...
Forum: IS F 11-15-09, 03:56 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,786
Posted By F BOMB
Learn energy management. Use that fancy,...

Learn energy management. Use that fancy, expensive transmission to your benefit. If you visit the track, there's not much you can do. But you speed demons on the public roads, go easy on the heavy...
Forum: IS F 11-15-09, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 979
Posted By F BOMB
Hit and Run

Man, a guy just can't a break. Hit by a guy earlier this year and now I find that some mindless numbskull scraped me while I left the F parked. Wrinkled the same fender replaced after the collision....
Forum: IS F 11-10-09, 12:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,109
Posted By F BOMB
I'm guessing an up and coming Middle East country...

I'm guessing an up and coming Middle East country like Dubai or something. Only in places like that can you find such suicidal drivers.
Forum: IS F 10-25-09, 12:43 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 14,907
Posted By F BOMB
I completely agree on the toyish appearance,...

I completely agree on the toyish appearance, which is why I've had second thoughts on getting it replaced. I'll have to send my regrets to the dealer.

Disagree on the position of the sunroof. It's...
Forum: IS F 10-19-09, 09:58 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 14,907
Posted By F BOMB
I test drove two cars today with the lady, a...

I test drove two cars today with the lady, a Hyundai Santa Fe and Subaru Outback. Both had the exact same mirror that awaits me this Friday. Almost as common as the fuel in our tanks.
Forum: IS F 10-18-09, 07:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,595
Posted By F BOMB
You need to tell this to the Germans when they...

You need to tell this to the Germans when they slaved the variable rev limiter to the water temp gauge. I'm not arguing with your stance, but look at water temperature as a guideline. I think it's...
Forum: IS F 10-14-09, 10:28 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,072
Posted By F BOMB
Who's really getting them for 50K? Trade in on a...

Who's really getting them for 50K? Trade in on a low mileage '08 is still over 40K. I might as well trade for a new one and reset the clock.
Forum: IS F 10-10-09, 06:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,065
Posted By F BOMB
Same here. For daily driving, you can have your...

Same here. For daily driving, you can have your cake and eat it, too.

Gets a bit more lousy in traffic since it still idles and drinks like an old-fashioned V8.
Forum: IS F 10-08-09, 03:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,595
Posted By F BOMB
It's really about the water temp. If the jackets...

It's really about the water temp. If the jackets reaches operating temp., you should be fine to do whatever you want. Oil does not have to be hot...just flowing of course.
Forum: IS F 10-06-09, 02:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,154
Posted By F BOMB
Whenever I have this discussion, I refer to...

Whenever I have this discussion, I refer to aviation. In small planes with reciprocating engines, everyone uses synthetic, per spec.

They use non-synthetic still...for engine break-in after...
Forum: IS F 09-30-09, 09:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,337
Posted By F BOMB
I had first hand experience with this exact...

I had first hand experience with this exact problem scenario.

I was given a 250 loaner with all-weather mats while a wheel was being replaced on my F. I was driving in a busy part of Chicago's...
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