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Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-30-14, 07:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 422
Posted By pauloil
let me get this straight: you are buying a good...

let me get this straight: you are buying a good ES 330, and worrying about replacing the engine sometime? has the tranny been flushed on this car? the oil ever changed? was it never vacuumed?
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-28-14, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 178
Posted By pauloil
it is designed that way. if you want to blow...

it is designed that way. if you want to blow cold air, override the auto setting, and turn the fan up. you can do a drain and fill on the coolant or have the dealer change it in a car that old. ...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-24-14, 08:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 500
Posted By pauloil
my ES 05 needed new struts at 100K, and it...

my ES 05 needed new struts at 100K, and it made a huge difference.
Forum: ES300 and ES330 11-08-14, 09:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 627
Posted By pauloil
sound like new pins are in order, with some brake...

sound like new pins are in order, with some brake grease
Forum: ES300 and ES330 10-01-14, 09:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 596
Posted By pauloil
05 ES330 with 10-30 in it

have had syn. 10-30 in as that is what I had to use last time changed oil. I plan to run it down to about 30 degrees, then change back to the lighter wt 5-30. Thoughts about this?
Forum: ES300 and ES330 09-17-14, 08:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 464
Posted By pauloil
check out cruzinperformance. he can tell you if...

check out cruzinperformance. he can tell you if you have a bad injector. good idea to check on a high mileage car.

http://www.cruzinperformance.com/
Forum: ES300 and ES330 09-17-14, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 546
Posted By pauloil
do these motors have an idle air motor? if so,...

do these motors have an idle air motor? if so, clean or replace it and this may help
Forum: ES300 and ES330 09-15-14, 07:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 10,766
Posted By pauloil
conservationists want to drive at the speed limit...

conservationists want to drive at the speed limit or slower. those of concerned about global warming marvel at the SUVs driving 80mph in the left lane. it is quite peaceful driving 65mph.
Forum: ES300 and ES330 08-25-14, 09:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 382
Posted By pauloil
go to oreily's or napa and get the lifetime...

go to oreily's or napa and get the lifetime guarentee! no shipping costs that way. good time to change the brake fluid also.
Forum: ES300 and ES330 08-25-14, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 379
Posted By pauloil
I just had a valet key made for $187.00. the one...

I just had a valet key made for $187.00. the one with buttons breaks too easily in my opinion. the last one, after cracking like they do, the guts fell out! spent hours looking for the chip, alas!
Forum: ES300 and ES330 08-24-14, 07:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 519
Posted By pauloil
if you are not in a rush, go to goodyear when...

if you are not in a rush, go to goodyear when they have a sale(signs up). using their credit card, you can get double rebates and the same as cash in 6 mos. I like the assurance triple tread AS
Forum: ES300 and ES330 08-04-14, 07:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 510
Posted By pauloil
the bolt is 10mm hex on the inside and it take...

the bolt is 10mm hex on the inside and it take 3.7 qts to refill after draining transmission
Forum: ES300 and ES330 08-02-14, 07:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,698
Posted By pauloil
your post is fine. try a drain and fill with...

your post is fine. try a drain and fill with the tranny first
get your codes read and post them here. driving like that for 4K miles is asking for troubles. these engines are finely tuned.
Forum: ES300 and ES330 07-23-14, 06:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 481
Posted By pauloil
i think the leatherique is meant to restore...

i think the leatherique is meant to restore normal leather, not old hardened leather. I am amazed at what it did to the 05ES330 I have. I barely wiped it off the back seats and it sunk in gradually...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 07-22-14, 08:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 411
Posted By pauloil
you most likely have bad wires as stated. the...

you most likely have bad wires as stated. the positive cable can be checked with a voltage drop test: google this and read how to check your wires under load. on this site there are posts how to...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 07-16-14, 07:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 341
Posted By pauloil
check your cables first. a bad cable could...

check your cables first. a bad cable could easily be at the root of your troubles. look at the starter cable and see if it is frayed. run motor at 2000rpm with fan on high, rear defrost on...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 07-14-14, 05:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 747
Posted By pauloil
regular oil changes are about all you need. ...

regular oil changes are about all you need. what makes you worry about sludge?
Forum: ES300 and ES330 07-08-14, 08:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 662
Posted By pauloil
when in the spring holder, one of the front...

when in the spring holder, one of the front struts went all the way to the bottom without even a push
Forum: ES300 and ES330 07-07-14, 08:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 662
Posted By pauloil
reg. suspension. toyota dealer,

reg. suspension. toyota dealer,
Forum: ES300 and ES330 07-07-14, 08:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,269
Posted By pauloil
see my recent post on my 05 330 needing water...

see my recent post on my 05 330 needing water pump, shocks all the way around and high pressure PS hose
Forum: ES300 and ES330 07-07-14, 08:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 662
Posted By pauloil
05 ES 330 repairs! shocks, water pump

our ES at 100K new battery, $124. Then trip checkup: um, you need shocks all the way around, a new water pump and PS pressure hose. $3650.00! 1/2 hr off the labor due to multiple jobs! tire...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 06-13-14, 07:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 643
Posted By pauloil
I looked at kbb.com and found that price in range...

I looked at kbb.com and found that price in range , for a dealer. I lowball an offer at 12K if I really wanted the car and see if they call you back.
Forum: ES300 and ES330 05-17-14, 07:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 917
Posted By pauloil
go get a new one and buy the freshest battery you...

go get a new one and buy the freshest battery you can find. I get mine at Sam's Club or Farm and Fleet. motors may not run well with low voltage
Forum: ES300 and ES330 05-12-14, 09:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By pauloil
take a look at the cable ends to be sure they are...

take a look at the cable ends to be sure they are tight and have plastic on the bottom--I just helped a woman at work replace hers check your cables and grounds. google voltage drop test and...
Forum: ES300 and ES330 05-11-14, 08:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 493
Posted By pauloil
on any car i did, I would turn the motor's crank ...

on any car i did, I would turn the motor's crank over 2 times before starting it, to first check to see if the crank is on its mark and also the cams. so put the crank on its mark and look at...
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