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Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-23-15, 12:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 286
Posted By BinaryJay
I have no issues with the OE XenEco bulbs, I...

I have no issues with the OE XenEco bulbs, I would stick with those if you can find a legit pair for a reasonable price.
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-22-15, 11:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 304
Posted By BinaryJay
It operates mostly like an a RWD in most...

It operates mostly like an a RWD in most situations anyway.
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-22-15, 11:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 593
Posted By BinaryJay
Bottom line: It's normal. Next actions: ...

Bottom line: It's normal.

Next actions: Live with it, or buy a block heater.

End of thread.
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-20-15, 08:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 593
Posted By BinaryJay
Sure, but... that's expected. You go faster...

Sure, but... that's expected. You go faster when you press the gas pedal.... in this case the car is pressing the pedal for you while warming up. :)
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-20-15, 08:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 165
Posted By BinaryJay
It's still probably bulbs and just bad luck,...

It's still probably bulbs and just bad luck, cheapest thing for you to do at this point is get a new pair of bulbs, any bulbs, cheap ones and try that first. You may also want to check if there is a...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-19-15, 07:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 593
Posted By BinaryJay
I'm confused. Any car with anything but the...

I'm confused. Any car with anything but the weakest of engines that is in gear will move forward when the brakes are not applied.
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-15-15, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 321
Posted By BinaryJay
People still put keys to their cars on the...

People still put keys to their cars on the outside of their cars, do you leave the key to your house under the doormat too? If you're really that prone to locking yourself out of the car somehow...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-15-15, 01:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 16,043
Posted By BinaryJay
Sure you can if you don't mind polluting and...

Sure you can if you don't mind polluting and breaking the law.
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-14-15, 09:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 458
Posted By BinaryJay
I've had Michelin Xi2s on my AWD for a few years...

I've had Michelin Xi2s on my AWD for a few years and they have done well even in wild weather. Nothing like driving around other people when they're stuck, hardly moving, or travelling backwards...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-14-15, 04:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,674
Posted By BinaryJay
I don't recall the conditions but you are correct...

I don't recall the conditions but you are correct the port injectors are not active all the time. Even cars with no direct injection at all can suffer from buildup though, so having the port...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-14-15, 04:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 553
Posted By BinaryJay
Hasn't happened to me yet... have you been doing...

Hasn't happened to me yet... have you been doing regular fluid changes or following Lexus USA's ridiculous guideline of never changing the fluid?
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-13-15, 07:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 323
Posted By BinaryJay
I don't know if that's a good sign or not...

I don't know if that's a good sign or not (probably not), keep driving it and monitor the situation.

The blinking CEL means the engine was misfiring hard again regardless of your work. If I were...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-12-15, 09:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 202
Posted By BinaryJay
I replaced my rotors and pads and shims with all...

I replaced my rotors and pads and shims with all OE parts and they were silent and remain so right from the start.
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-12-15, 09:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 389
Posted By BinaryJay
By in house replacement jobs they probably mean...

By in house replacement jobs they probably mean on used cars they are going to sell on the lot, not for customers bringing their cars in for brake replacements... unless they give the customer a...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-12-15, 09:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By BinaryJay
You guys call the defroster a defogger? That...

You guys call the defroster a defogger? That baby is for melting ice!
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-12-15, 09:37 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,559
Posted By BinaryJay
Every other recall this car has ever had done, I...

Every other recall this car has ever had done, I always brought it to them with an empty tank and received it back full. There are a lot of lexus dealers in Toronto and I have tried 'em all. They...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-12-15, 09:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 323
Posted By BinaryJay
If one of the parts you replaced was indeed the...

If one of the parts you replaced was indeed the problem it will clear itself after a few drive cycles. If it never clears itself then you just threw parts at it. Any code reader will clear the...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-12-15, 09:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,674
Posted By BinaryJay
That's easy, they stopped testing emissions at...

That's easy, they stopped testing emissions at the tailpipe years ago... at least here. It's ridiculous, it basically amounts to if the OBDII monitors are ready and you have no error codes you pass...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-09-15, 07:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 389
Posted By BinaryJay
Did you never have your brakes serviced? They...

Did you never have your brakes serviced? They should be disassembled, rust ground off calipers, pins all relubricated every year really. It's not even that expensive to have done at a good...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-08-15, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 421
Posted By BinaryJay
It's a good deal if they are real putco bulbs, if...

It's a good deal if they are real putco bulbs, if they are chinese knockoffs - which is likely - beware. The last time I cheaped out and got a chinese bulb for my trunk I one day found it not...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-08-15, 12:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 711
Posted By BinaryJay
Yeah I have the screen, all GS have the same head...

Yeah I have the screen, all GS have the same head units but there is no camera option on my car... but it has the other weird stuff like the AFS and Parking Sensors that some lack. It's a weird...
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 01-08-15, 08:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,033
Posted By BinaryJay
My guess is the photo was taken shortly after...

My guess is the photo was taken shortly after filling the tank and doing a short drive home that included a lot of idling at stop signs and lights.
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 01-08-15, 08:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 769
Posted By BinaryJay
I use a CTEK model with the quick connect on the...

I use a CTEK model with the quick connect on the battery. I don't keep it plugged in all the time since I don't keep the car garaged but I plug it in once in a while to top things up. Our car gets...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-08-15, 08:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 711
Posted By BinaryJay
My wife tells me now that if we ever replace the...

My wife tells me now that if we ever replace the car that the new one has to have parking sensors.

We don't have the backup camera on our car though, but whenever I got a loaner that had it it I...
Forum: GS - Third Generation 01-08-15, 08:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 987
Posted By BinaryJay
The carbon on the valves leads to misfires, not...

The carbon on the valves leads to misfires, not burning oil. Burning oil means the ring(s) have gone bad, it's a totally unrelated issue unless the carbon problem was so bad that a huge chunk of it...
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