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Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-28-15, 04:20 PM
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Posted By laobo979
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Had to do the wifey 250 today. Not so bad to do about 1.5 hr to get it out....
Forum: Automotive Care & Detailing 01-27-15, 06:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 189
Posted By laobo979
Well we drive on the compact snow until they plow...

Well we drive on the compact snow until they plow and salt the streets clean. I grew up myself in Cali up in the Central Valley Fresno area until i finish high school then i came out here. So i know...
Forum: Automotive Care & Detailing 01-27-15, 02:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 189
Posted By laobo979
Yeah it's mine 350 I had to digg out the...

Yeah it's mine 350 I had to digg out the passenger side to get in. The snow was up to my hood so I had to digg the front too. Didn't wanna rip my front bumper off.
Forum: Automotive Care & Detailing 01-27-15, 12:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 189
Posted By laobo979
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If you ain't driving it in this weather you ain't owning it lol RWD + Snow...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-27-15, 12:16 PM
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Views: 703,916
Posted By laobo979
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28" of snow no problem for RWD
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-17-15, 05:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 328
Posted By laobo979
Unless your having issues with them I wouldn't...

Unless your having issues with them I wouldn't bother.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-17-15, 05:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By laobo979
You need to find 2011 & up for awd350. I drive...

You need to find 2011 & up for awd350. I drive RWD year around with snow tires with no issues. With RWD you want 07-up to be able to turn traction off easly. Remember snow drop and gets plowed after.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-16-15, 05:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 314
Posted By laobo979
Make sure your toe is close to zero as possible...

Make sure your toe is close to zero as possible too. The major issue with inner wear on these car.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-16-15, 05:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 328
Posted By laobo979
Not much to it do a coolant flush at 100k,...

Not much to it do a coolant flush at 100k, inspect usually thing like fluids , brakes, rotors, oil change if it's do, filters change, spark plugs if you haven't changed it at 60k and differential...
Forum: Automotive Care & Detailing 01-14-15, 10:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 427
Posted By laobo979
Once it hit nice spring weather I'll be doing...

Once it hit nice spring weather I'll be doing paint correction. Then optimum gloss coat and Sonax PNS after the coating cure longer. But so far pleased with the brilliant shine just after winter...
Forum: Automotive Care & Detailing 01-12-15, 05:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 427
Posted By laobo979
Sonax Brilliant Shine

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Not bad for detaling spray. Tested on the car and here a pic of the beading....
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-11-15, 09:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By laobo979
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Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-11-15, 07:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By laobo979
Take it cause your not confident in your driving....

Take it cause your not confident in your driving. But what did people do 100yrs ago when there was no awd? I be leave they did fine. Cause the OP just got his first RWD doesn't mean the car sucks....
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-11-15, 02:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 618
Posted By laobo979
So he can rotate his tire to keep them longer of...

So he can rotate his tire to keep them longer of course. I run 225/45/18 all around snow tires with no issue. People run stagger for traction. For daily drive he aint concern so running square ain't...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-11-15, 11:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By laobo979
You need to drive with traction control off....

You need to drive with traction control off. Other wise if your car feel slippage it will cut power therefore you can't move. I've driving 5yrs threw storm , blizard and ice with no issues. I don't...
Forum: 2Gen IS250 / IS350 / IS-F Classifieds (06-13) 01-10-15, 08:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 598
Posted By laobo979
Bump bump bumps

Bump bump bumps
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-10-15, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 230
Posted By laobo979
With the low offset your gonna run Fender mod is...

With the low offset your gonna run Fender mod is gonna happen. If you don't want to go with a higher offset or get something that will fit. Other prepare to put in a little work. Or don't lower o 1...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-09-15, 03:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 220
Posted By laobo979
You can cut or bend that metal piece that...

You can cut or bend that metal piece that showing. Depending on how low your gonna go back to and the offset of your rims you might still need to relocate that bumper tab. If you do cut it make sure...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-07-15, 03:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By laobo979
Have you looked to see if it's on? There is an...

Have you looked to see if it's on? There is an off and on switch read your manual.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-06-15, 03:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 486
Posted By laobo979
Sure your not stepping a little hard on the brake...

Sure your not stepping a little hard on the brake getting the abs to kick in? I drive fine with traction off and vsc off as well. Once you get use to driving it there no problem unless your dead stop...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-06-15, 06:21 AM
Replies: 385
Views: 36,417
Posted By laobo979
I don't get why people reset there ECU with the...

I don't get why people reset there ECU with the flash. It defeats the purpose of it actual doing what it claims. I can reset to learn my aggressive driving and not waste $700.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-06-15, 06:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 844
Posted By laobo979
True mileage? Most people don't drive in NYC...

True mileage? Most people don't drive in NYC they cab,bus or train. He lived in a area where it get snow. So most with RWD don't drive it during winter time garage or sit it.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-02-15, 05:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Posted By laobo979
I'm pretty most if not all aftermarket side...

I'm pretty most if not all aftermarket side rocker have that gap. That the point of using the weather strip. Look at the pic on this link everyone has the gap with weather strip showing....
Forum: IS - Second Generation 01-02-15, 01:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Posted By laobo979
Being it fiberglass fitment might be off that a...

Being it fiberglass fitment might be off that a given most bodyshop can try there best. But that gap between the bottom door and the side rocker itself need to transfer over the weather strip.
Forum: Northeast 12-28-14, 08:43 PM
Replies: 366
Views: 22,706
Posted By laobo979
As I renember few did happen if you didn't show...

As I renember few did happen if you didn't show up.
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