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Forum: IS F 12-18-14, 05:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,463
Posted By newgsman
Ok truth be known, I wasn't quite as brazen as...

Ok truth be known, I wasn't quite as brazen as you fellows cause mine was a Lexus Certifed vehicle so I knew I could get pretty much anything fixed if there was any problems.:D
Forum: IS F 12-17-14, 08:32 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,463
Posted By newgsman
This is interesting, I too bought mine sight...

This is interesting, I too bought mine sight unseen. I negotiated for about two weeks with a Lexus dealership five hours away. Finally when we were getting close to an agreeable value we finished...
Forum: IS F 12-16-14, 09:26 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,463
Posted By newgsman
Welcome, I can totally relate. I have been...

Welcome, I can totally relate. I have been driving Toyot;as and Lexus's for over 25years.

I did almost the same thing. Was getting real close to pulling the trigger on a 2014 IS350 but I...
Forum: IS F 12-12-14, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 488
Posted By newgsman
Sometimes people appreciate a nice car

Couple of weeks ago I started a thread about a guy that just didn't seem to get the "F". This is the other way.

So I pull into the gas station to fill up and this guy a couple of pumps away looks...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 12-10-14, 09:09 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 110
Posted By newgsman
16" winter wheels

Hello getting a new 2015 in a few days.

Has anyone put 16" winter wheels on their is250awd? If so what size tires are you using. Stock setup is 255/35/18 rears and 225/40/18 front.
Forum: IS F 12-02-14, 07:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 363
Posted By newgsman
Ok thanks. Any idea what the differences...

Ok thanks.

Any idea what the differences are, aside from the actual appearance. Are there different connectors or is it just different signals on the pinnouts. Is it because of the digital...
Forum: IS F 12-02-14, 06:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 363
Posted By newgsman
gauge cluster interchangability

Does anyone know if the early gauges cluster '08-10 is interchangeable with the newer '11-'14 clusters.
Forum: GS - Second Generation 12-02-14, 10:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 187
Posted By newgsman
Here is a simple non-detailed procedure. ...

Here is a simple non-detailed procedure.

Just undo the line to the oil cooler at bottom of the radiator. Then start the car for about 20-30 seconds at a time and watch for the tranny to pump out...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 12-01-14, 06:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 490
Posted By newgsman
Wow you bought your car when it was only five...

Wow you bought your car when it was only five years old for $5500. That is an incredible deal even with 130K.
Forum: GS - Second Generation 12-01-14, 08:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 490
Posted By newgsman
$7500 for an '04 is a pretty good price if it is...

$7500 for an '04 is a pretty good price if it is clean and original. You should have no problem running it for at least another five years with regular maintenance and a few key parts like ball...
Forum: IS F 12-01-14, 07:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,504
Posted By newgsman
Wow, if you got them down to 32600 you should...

Wow, if you got them down to 32600 you should have bought it. I don't think that dealership negotiates too much on price. At least they weren't budging last year on a car I was looking at on their...
Forum: Canada 11-30-14, 03:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,998
Posted By newgsman
There's a new UPS store in Hogansburg NY,just...

There's a new UPS store in Hogansburg NY,just over the bridge from Cornwall. Used it last week they are taking Canadian at par right now so it's $5 CDN to receive a package.
Forum: IS F 11-28-14, 06:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,504
Posted By newgsman
The point of the thread was to convey a sense of...

The point of the thread was to convey a sense of sorrow for the loss of an ISF and to reinforce the fact that it is easy to forget how incredible these cars are. If anyone had seen the pristine...
Forum: IS F 11-27-14, 07:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,504
Posted By newgsman
F bites the dust

So I was at the local Lexus dealer this evening and started talking with one of the salesmen. He mentioned that they had an '08 ISF with about 20K that just got sold two weeks ago. I told him I had...
Forum: IS F 11-26-14, 01:34 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,044
Posted By newgsman
+1 for the sleeper look. A colleague of mine...

+1 for the sleeper look.

A colleague of mine saw a grey ISx50 parked in the front of our building at work and asked me if I came in early to get a parking spot out in front. Told him that's not...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 11-26-14, 07:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 486
Posted By newgsman
Yeah me too. I was hoping to see some LED's...

Yeah me too. I was hoping to see some LED's wrapped around the headlights...:)

Car looks good
Forum: IS F 11-25-14, 09:43 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,044
Posted By newgsman
Some guys just don't get the "F"

So I pulled up at the gas station to fill up tonight and as I was finishing up this guy pulls in with his IS350 F-sport. He looks at my car and asks "Is that a 250 or a 350?" I told him to just...
Forum: IS F 11-21-14, 05:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,167
Posted By newgsman
Ok round two... Been visiting a few Lexus...

Ok round two...

Been visiting a few Lexus dealers lately because I'm helping my sister get a new IS 250awd. So at this one dealer I went over to the parts guy and asked him if he had any IS F...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 11-11-14, 06:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 886
Posted By newgsman
I was in the same boat a few months back. In...

I was in the same boat a few months back. In fact I was also in this boat before, way back when I bought my GS4. At that time I had a pristine 1992 Cressida which I really enjoyed driving and...
Forum: IS F 11-10-14, 01:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,167
Posted By newgsman
With my huge 10% discount cost me $22. It was...

With my huge 10% discount cost me $22. It was the only one. I asked if they could order one cause this one is a size L/XL so it's kind of loose on me. No such luck.

They also had a size large...
Forum: IS F 11-10-14, 01:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,167
Posted By newgsman
Lucky Find

Happened to be checking out the boutique showcase at my local dealer and look what I saw sitting at the end of the showcase. They had to go back to a catalogue from about 2011 to find out what the...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 11-06-14, 02:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 287
Posted By newgsman
I spent a couple of weeks doing a bunch of things...

I spent a couple of weeks doing a bunch of things under the car but you can do just the tank in probably 3 or 4 hours maybe faster if you have a hoist and a helper. I forgot to add another step in...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 11-05-14, 01:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 547
Posted By newgsman
The GS4 can no doubt be a handful to drive in...

The GS4 can no doubt be a handful to drive in crappy weather. But the reality is that it is entirely controllable. After all you control the throttle. If you are in tune with your car its not...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 11-05-14, 11:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 287
Posted By newgsman
I swapped mine out this summer. My tanking was...

I swapped mine out this summer. My tanking was leaking on and off for several years. I would keep using jb weld to stop the leak. One year I bought a used tank from the junk yard which I kept...
Forum: IS F 11-03-14, 05:54 PM
Replies: 2,191
Views: 437,352
Posted By newgsman
Fresh wash and wax

Just waxed.
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