Go Back   Club Lexus Forums > Search Forums
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?

Showing results 1 to 25 of 258
Search took 0.19 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Hiroshi12
Forum: LS400 Today, 03:49 PM
Replies: 2,017
Views: 967,370
Posted By Hiroshi12
Most recent wheel setup: front: 18 x 8 TSW...

Most recent wheel setup:

front: 18 x 8 TSW Silverstones
rear: 18 x 9.5 TSW Snettertons

tires: Lexani LX 225/40's all round
Forum: LS400 Today, 12:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 128
Posted By Hiroshi12
Unfortunately for you, even if it was 80 degrees...

Unfortunately for you, even if it was 80 degrees it wouldn't help your failing starter much. As others have said it sounds like yours is on its last legs. I went through the same situation about a...
Forum: LS400 12-01-14, 01:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 310
Posted By Hiroshi12
28,000? Are you missing a zero?

28,000? Are you missing a zero?
Forum: LS400 11-30-14, 06:36 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 32,394
Posted By Hiroshi12
So, did you delete all 5 mufflers and end up with...

So, did you delete all 5 mufflers and end up with 2? What exhaust did you decide on?
Forum: LS400 11-30-14, 06:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Hiroshi12
http://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.clublexus.com-vbul...

http://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.clublexus.com-vbulletin/1140x2000/80-image_52562_6385e25a193832fe26af1681cd4decfb7b427ba4.jpeg



Got the bulbs in and like I said, they're bright enough to see...
Forum: LS400 11-26-14, 11:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Hiroshi12
I know I am tempting fate and all, but I have...

I know I am tempting fate and all, but I have been running with no front plate now for almost a year since I modded my bumper. Maybe one day the state will issue those nifty color-coordinated tags...
Forum: LS400 11-26-14, 11:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Hiroshi12
Thanks. As an update, I was in my local autozone...

Thanks. As an update, I was in my local autozone last night for some random stuff and I found these LED replacements for the stock 7440 back-up lights. Problem is (there's always a problem) these...
Forum: LS400 11-26-14, 09:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Hiroshi12
Ha ha. Funny you should mention that, RD. Last...

Ha ha. Funny you should mention that, RD. Last time I was in Japan in 2011 I came back with a set of LED puddle lights and couldn't wait to install them and be a cool guy. There were 8 lights...
Forum: LS400 11-24-14, 04:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 608
Posted By Hiroshi12
Looks to be in mint condition and nice price too....

Looks to be in mint condition and nice price too. Is it green?
Forum: LS400 11-24-14, 04:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 661
Posted By Hiroshi12
I'm in SoCal. I went to toyotafest for the first...

I'm in SoCal. I went to toyotafest for the first time last year and was seriously shocked to not see a single 1st or 2nd gen LS-400 there. Plenty of 430s, 460s and GS-300s but not one LS-400! ...
Forum: LS400 11-24-14, 12:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Hiroshi12
The final results: I like it. Function and...

The final results: I like it. Function and style - though you will have to play with your mirror settings for this to have any real benefit. Now, if I can only find some LEDs to replace the stock...
Forum: LS400 11-24-14, 12:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Hiroshi12
If you're ok with light placement, do your final...

If you're ok with light placement, do your final connections and checks, put all that crap back together in the trunk and wait for the sun to go down.
Forum: LS400 11-24-14, 12:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Hiroshi12
Test complete, disconnect your wires, and figure...

Test complete, disconnect your wires, and figure out where you want to place the lights. My highly scientific method was to just measure back six inches from the leading edge of the bumper cover,...
Forum: LS400 11-24-14, 12:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Hiroshi12
Now temporarily connect your LED lights to the...

Now temporarily connect your LED lights to the new wiring. You think now would be a great time to run a test before drilling holes and/or reattaching all the trunk pieces? Yup.
Forum: LS400 11-24-14, 12:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Hiroshi12
Next you gotta figure out where you are going to...

Next you gotta figure out where you are going to poke your new wires through into the wheel wells. My 98 came with factory air so it was easy for me to use the rubber grommets that contained the...
Forum: LS400 11-24-14, 12:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Hiroshi12
Now that your wiring is rigged up on both sides...

Now that your wiring is rigged up on both sides run the wires from the inner trunk lid down to the trunk area. Quick tip: when you run new wires for any automotive application always tie a knot to...
Forum: LS400 11-24-14, 12:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Hiroshi12
You will need some LED spots and about 10' of 16...

You will need some LED spots and about 10' of 16 gage (or similar) wires. Locate the wiring for your reverse lights and tap into them.

Here are the lights I used: 2 Pcs High Power 3W White LED...
Forum: LS400 11-24-14, 12:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Hiroshi12
DIY LED Reverse spotlights

At it again...another free weekend and another unnecessary mod. I can't take full credit for this one though since I got this idea from another CL member. Don't remember his thread but here's...
Forum: LS400 11-24-14, 11:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 661
Posted By Hiroshi12
True enough. I consider myself lucky that after...

True enough. I consider myself lucky that after 3 years of ownership, the starter is the only major component to fail on me. Fingers crossed. :thumbup:
Forum: LS400 11-21-14, 05:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 661
Posted By Hiroshi12
Yea, my regular mechanic would have been more....

Yea, my regular mechanic would have been more. Believe it or not, Toyota was the cheapest.
Forum: LS400 11-20-14, 02:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 661
Posted By Hiroshi12
Welllll, 2 months since my last post and you can...

Welllll, 2 months since my last post and you can probably guess what happened. The starter finally gave up the ghost, leaving me stranded from getting to work one morning. Luckily, the next day it...
Forum: LS400 10-03-14, 11:53 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,365
Posted By Hiroshi12
Got the material in yesterday and I will do the...

Got the material in yesterday and I will do the mod today or tomorrow - maybe do a thread on this? Any advice before I start? Thanks.
Forum: LS400 10-03-14, 11:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 995
Posted By Hiroshi12
Yea, and then turn the pipes at a 90 and run them...

Yea, and then turn the pipes at a 90 and run them 8 feet in the air, ala bosozoku-style. I saw a volvo station wagon in my 'hood with that set-up...I am not kidding. :confused:
Forum: LS400 10-03-14, 11:31 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 13,838
Posted By Hiroshi12
I'm running Megan EZ Streets now...can those be...

I'm running Megan EZ Streets now...can those be coverted to run with a bag system?
Forum: LS400 10-03-14, 11:25 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,120
Posted By Hiroshi12
Hmmm, sounds interesting. Maybe start a new...

Hmmm, sounds interesting. Maybe start a new thread on this? Myself, I'm thinking about changing out my now-modified bumper cover with something JDM from Central Pine. Now that their CA location...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 258

 
Forum Jump
All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:49 PM.

Join ClubLexus
Advertising


Copyright © 2000-2008 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms of Use | JOBS


Get all contact info