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Forum: LS400 10-16-14, 11:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,074
Posted By kevvo
Front suspension

Any mention of the front suspension at the check? Obviously something's amiss there.
Forum: LS400 10-04-14, 08:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 479
Posted By kevvo
>> (by the way, where are you) << QLD is...

>> (by the way, where are you) <<

QLD is Queensland, the north eastern state of Mainland Australia.
Forum: LS400 09-21-14, 05:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 930
Posted By kevvo
I'm unable to view the videos as they are marked...

I'm unable to view the videos as they are marked as private.
Forum: LS400 09-19-14, 04:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 466
Posted By kevvo
>> Would anyone recommend this manual? << ...

>> Would anyone recommend this manual? <<

Not me. I have that disc and the layout is all over the place. Ended up buying some Lexus manufactured manuals online.
Forum: LS400 09-01-14, 06:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,250
Posted By kevvo
Going by the list I have here, code 23 is coolant...

Going by the list I have here, code 23 is coolant pressure.
Forum: LS400 08-29-14, 03:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By kevvo
Thanks Legender. My back bumper has a couple of...

Thanks Legender. My back bumper has a couple of tiny chips on it where someone in the past has either parked by ear or reversed over something and scratched it. Maybe I can kill one bird with two...
Forum: LS400 08-29-14, 12:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By kevvo
lchouinard many thanks that's a great product, as...

lchouinard many thanks that's a great product, as demonstrated. Something to think about for sure. About to look into its suitability for leather.
Forum: LS400 08-28-14, 09:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 488
Posted By kevvo
OK, just back from the locksmith after having a...

OK, just back from the locksmith after having a key cut and I enquired why a key could not be fully inserted into a Lexus ignition lock barrel.
First of all he couldn't stress highly enough about...
Forum: LS400 08-28-14, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By kevvo
Improving the look of a worn steering wheel

'99 '400. Some of the grey leather surface has worn away near where the leather meets the wood. The black "under-surface" of the leather is showing. Is there something I can paint this black area...
Forum: LS400 08-28-14, 05:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 488
Posted By kevvo
I don't know whether this will help but have you...

I don't know whether this will help but have you tried moving the steering wheel a little to the left and right when inserting they key? My thought behind the question is that perhaps the steering...
Forum: LS400 08-27-14, 04:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 488
Posted By kevvo
Try a spare key if you have one.

Try a spare key if you have one.
Forum: LS400 08-26-14, 04:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 563
Posted By kevvo
Had the pump on my '99 '400 repaired about a...

Had the pump on my '99 '400 repaired about a month ago. So far so good, no more topping up the reservoir every time the car was to be driven. While the car was on the hoist at the workshop I had a...
Forum: LS400 08-24-14, 12:40 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,517
Posted By kevvo
Even though it's a very low mileage vehicle, I'd...

Even though it's a very low mileage vehicle, I'd be curious at what might be floating around in the pan after so many years.
I'd drop the pan and check for any crud and gunk and if the box is...
Forum: LS400 08-20-14, 06:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 355
Posted By kevvo
As stated ensure that the car is on a level...

As stated ensure that the car is on a level surface when you check the transmission fluid level and use nothing but Toyota type IV fluid if you need to top it up. Don't overfill it. You'll find the...
Forum: LS400 08-18-14, 04:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 814
Posted By kevvo
Black with gold emblems *drool*

Black with gold emblems *drool*
Forum: LS400 08-18-14, 04:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By kevvo
Right off topic now ... seeing as the brake noise...

Right off topic now ... seeing as the brake noise problem has gone away.....

I could not find the exact part number for the sensor when I searched Lexus parts dealers online. My own lack of...
Forum: LS400 08-17-14, 07:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By kevvo
I am unable to duplicate the noise. With the...

I am unable to duplicate the noise. With the engine idling same as the other day, tried all gears and pressed and released the brake pedal. Nada.
There is a bit of a rumble from the transmission...
Forum: LS400 08-15-14, 06:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By kevvo
I'll check for the creaking groaning, hopefully...

I'll check for the creaking groaning, hopefully tomorrow.
The engine was running and the gear was either park or drive. I'll be sure to check that too.
Forum: LS400 08-15-14, 02:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By kevvo
'99 400: Noise when brake pedal depressed, car stationary.

Hi all.
As above, and just noticed this today but it could have been there all along. When I press the brake pedal with the car stationary, I hear what I can best describe as a faint rumble. Release...
Forum: LS400 08-06-14, 01:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 473
Posted By kevvo
If you look underneath the car is any part of it...

If you look underneath the car is any part of it lower than the height of where the rim meets the tyre?
Forum: LS400 07-23-14, 10:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,262
Posted By kevvo
Codes B2798 and P0135

The mechanic plugged his scanner into my '99 LS400 before and the codes B2798 and P0135 came up. There were no warnings in the dash before reading for codes. Since I've had the car I've never...
Forum: LS400 07-17-14, 05:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,255
Posted By kevvo
I don't think it's a short otherwise it would...

I don't think it's a short otherwise it would blow fuses, imo. Is there something aftermarket fitted to your car, like an alarm etc, with a fuse somewhere else? Some alarms can draw a lot of power.
Forum: LS400 07-13-14, 05:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,178
Posted By kevvo
Alternator failure

"If you routinely let your battery die, then jump it and drive/run it to charge it, you will kill your alternator.
6months of storage can sulphate a battery and kill an alternator if left running...
Forum: LS400 06-11-14, 12:41 AM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 229,817
Posted By kevvo
Hi Caniac14. No offense taken whatsoever so it's...

Hi Caniac14. No offense taken whatsoever so it's all good. :D Far be it from me to be here to be rude to others or a smarty pants re: pointing at the search function. I'm here to learn and to help if...
Forum: LS400 06-10-14, 06:14 PM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 229,817
Posted By kevvo
Ummm well...... I guess I've been told, lol. ...

Ummm well...... I guess I've been told, lol.

Only trying to help where I think I can.

:D
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