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Forum: LS430 Today, 02:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 182
Posted By Stu
Don't need to read it as I have had the car 4...

Don't need to read it as I have had the car 4 years and play home burnt CDS all the time with no issues - ever .

Home burnt CDs "may" be poor quality - and not PLAY properly on your factory...
Forum: LS430 Yesterday, 09:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 182
Posted By Stu
This is total nonsense. The is NO difference,...

This is total nonsense. The is NO difference, none, between "store purchased " and "home burnt" CDs

But if any CD has a label stuck onto the surface, it will be thicker and may jam the CD unit. ...
Forum: LS430 Yesterday, 08:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 166
Posted By Stu
It can be fixed permanently if you remove the...

It can be fixed permanently if you remove the tire(s) and sand the inner lip of the wheel to remove the flaking chrome, spray the area with primer and re-install and balance the tires. Would cost...
Forum: LS430 11-25-14, 06:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 182
Posted By Stu
When I got a CD jammed in my LS, ( it was one...

When I got a CD jammed in my LS, ( it was one that someone had attached a label on the front ), I disconnected the battery for 3 minutes. When I hooked the battery up, the CD ejected itself !
Forum: LS430 11-24-14, 02:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 206
Posted By Stu
In snow I find lower tire pressures are best. 45...

In snow I find lower tire pressures are best. 45 PSI is way too high for winter traction

Sorry but I cant understand your description, but I am sure having different tires on the front and rear...
Forum: LS430 11-22-14, 07:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 900
Posted By Stu
brilliant ! best reply ever !!!!

brilliant ! best reply ever !!!!
Forum: LS430 11-19-14, 01:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 269
Posted By Stu
I would do it myself if I had pictures of how to...

I would do it myself if I had pictures of how to do this on an LS because I am not sure where the throttle body is on the car .... and I am not sure where the MAF sensor is. Kinda sad I know - but...
Forum: LS430 11-18-14, 09:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 269
Posted By Stu
MAF Sensor and Throttle Body Cleaning

I want to get the MAF sensor and throttle body cleaned, as my car does have a slight hesitation and has 100,000 miles. From what I have read there is a throttle body gasket that should be replaced -...
Forum: LS430 11-16-14, 08:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 135
Posted By Stu
Surprised to read this. I put a set on my step...

Surprised to read this.
I put a set on my step father's Cadilac STS a few years ago and they were great.
My friend had these on his Honda van and he likes them too.

Me, I pay more for Michelin...
Forum: LS430 11-15-14, 11:49 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,236
Posted By Stu
That was not my thread, but I did post in it. ...

That was not my thread, but I did post in it.

I used the Shin Etsu to try to eliminate a window squeak I thought was the window's edge moving against the the frame moldings ... the grease "may"...
Forum: LS430 11-15-14, 10:46 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,236
Posted By Stu
Funny ! You just can't get over this .... even...

Funny ! You just can't get over this .... even after you made your choice, LOL
I am not mad at all. I am amused and think its funny !
To show there are no hard feelings I will give you my...
Forum: LS430 11-14-14, 02:27 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,236
Posted By Stu
I would not buy any tire that starts with a tread...

I would not buy any tire that starts with a tread depth of 8/32"
Forum: LS430 11-13-14, 04:45 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,236
Posted By Stu
You did your homework and made your choice. ...

You did your homework and made your choice. Enjoy the tires you chose. Move on.

Asking people here, after the fact, to give a you a "detailed description of the road noise you are getting with...
Forum: LS430 11-12-14, 04:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,337
Posted By Stu
The other day someone called my LS an "old man's...

The other day someone called my LS an "old man's car" to which I replied " I like luxury and a smooth, quiet ride" and no one can argue the LS430 does that. The new Lexus is different, not sure if...
Forum: LS430 11-12-14, 02:48 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,236
Posted By Stu
I drive the MXV4s and like them. They are the V...

I drive the MXV4s and like them. They are the V rated tire. In the winters I run the cheapest winter tire made by Firestone, called Winterforce. I am pretty sure you cant buy a cheaper winter tire...
Forum: LS430 11-12-14, 10:45 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,536
Posted By Stu
exactly ...... downhill with a tail wind. The...

exactly ...... downhill with a tail wind. The roof antenna is too small for a sail !
Forum: LS430 11-10-14, 11:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,536
Posted By Stu
You may have saved $300 a year but you "paid" for...

You may have saved $300 a year but you "paid" for it by driving a Lexus that doesn't make ALL the power is is capable of. What difference does that make, seriously ! Your car is making LESS power ? ...
Forum: LS430 11-06-14, 03:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,357
Posted By Stu
I used plain old basic weather stripping that's...

I used plain old basic weather stripping that's available at every hardware store.
Forum: LS430 11-05-14, 06:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,357
Posted By Stu
The little tube of Shin Etsu cost me $27 at a...

The little tube of Shin Etsu cost me $27 at a Honda dealer .... I used it to try eliminate a squeek I thought was was driver side window rubbing on the rubber weather stripping. It didn't help with...
Forum: LS430 11-04-14, 06:55 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,536
Posted By Stu
I know my car runs better on 91 octane so that's...

I know my car runs better on 91 octane so that's why I use it. I did a quick calculation a few years ago when I first had the car and felt pretty sure the increase mpg covered off a good portion of...
Forum: LS430 10-31-14, 09:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 876
Posted By Stu
decide what you want done and take it to a Toyota...

decide what you want done and take it to a Toyota dealer. That is what I did two months ago. They did a great job. Got new spark plus, new transmission fluid, timing belt and water pump and a new...
Forum: LS430 10-19-14, 08:16 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,236
Posted By Stu
If this is your choice based on your research, go...

If this is your choice based on your research, go for it. I hope it works out great.

Many other tire makers make good tires, and some will work "better" than others depending on the car, the...
Forum: LS430 10-16-14, 09:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,750
Posted By Stu
Ya, gotta make sure your cell phone mount is...

Ya, gotta make sure your cell phone mount is suitable for a flagship car, lol.

That's a lot of trouble to build your own furniture grade unit. I keep my phone there ( with a film container at...
Forum: LS430 10-15-14, 03:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 627
Posted By Stu
My previous car was a 1994 Acura Legend. I would...

My previous car was a 1994 Acura Legend. I would have stayed with Acura, but the RL was just not my kind of car.

I've had the LS now for 4 years. I am starting to think about how to replace it...
Forum: LS430 10-10-14, 09:18 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 13,571
Posted By Stu
Question : does this automatic switching only...

Question : does this automatic switching only happen when the car's climate control is set on Automatic and the air conditioner is on ?
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