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Forum: LS400 02-23-15, 04:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 408
Posted By Kingsoup
I used to run 235/55/17 snow tires on my 1st gen...

I used to run 235/55/17 snow tires on my 1st gen car, I had the air suspension jacked up a bit but it still rubbed on big bumps, deep tread depth though on those taken-off-police-cruiser tires.

I...
Forum: LS400 02-03-15, 02:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 384
Posted By Kingsoup
Relativly cheap for a car in good condition to...

Relativly cheap for a car in good condition to keep going. Your cost over time will be lower to keep this car and repair it, even repairing it will probably bring the value up more then what you...
Forum: LS400 01-26-15, 10:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 648
Posted By Kingsoup
Very cool! fantastic mileage you got there, quite...

Very cool! fantastic mileage you got there, quite the interesting car isn't it?
Forum: LS400 01-26-15, 10:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 512
Posted By Kingsoup
I had 255/40/18 and 263/35/18 and they had plenty...

I had 255/40/18 and 263/35/18 and they had plenty of sidewall to give good ride quality.
The 265/30/19 chinese tires on the other hand are a nightmare.

17" 225/45/17 works great too although go a...
Forum: LS400 01-17-15, 12:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 588
Posted By Kingsoup
The best cars are the ones that keep you safe in...

The best cars are the ones that keep you safe in a crash at the end, sounds like a good run for that LS! good luck on your next car!
Forum: LS400 01-17-15, 12:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,022
Posted By Kingsoup
That is so awesome!!!!!

That is so awesome!!!!!
Forum: LS400 01-08-15, 11:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 853
Posted By Kingsoup
Crazy!!! that is pretty high!

Crazy!!! that is pretty high!
Forum: LS400 01-07-15, 10:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By Kingsoup
I've owned both, the 98 is noticibly faster and...

I've owned both, the 98 is noticibly faster and the 5spd auto is a big improvement over the 4spd, the extra cog is pretty worth it. Also softer leather and more insulation on the 98, not to mention...
Forum: Suspension and Brakes 01-03-15, 03:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 26,444
Posted By Kingsoup
Oh hey man I'm really glad you made the thread. ...

Oh hey man I'm really glad you made the thread. Like they aren't rocketscience the racks, mine is probably just damaged or something, or scractched in the bore, or I just did it wrong. It wasn't...
Forum: Suspension and Brakes 01-03-15, 11:57 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 26,444
Posted By Kingsoup
So, I got new seals from lexus, replaced them on...

So, I got new seals from lexus, replaced them on the rack, I swear I did a perfect job, put it all back in and its blowing fluid out of both sides. There goes like 14hrs of labor down the tube and...
Forum: LS400 01-03-15, 09:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 628
Posted By Kingsoup
Like they said, the 98+ are argueable the best,...

Like they said, the 98+ are argueable the best, nothing to really look for other then a service history.
As so many more senior people have owned these cars, there is a very good possibility to find...
Forum: LS400 12-30-14, 08:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 625
Posted By Kingsoup
You really don't find the LS400 seats comfy?...

You really don't find the LS400 seats comfy? maybe some really worn out foam in yours.
I'd go the route of just getting new foam from another seat, that'll make a huge difference if yours is high...
Forum: Suspension and Brakes 12-22-14, 03:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 26,444
Posted By Kingsoup
Hey K7Q! LOL eyes closed just covered in fluid!...

Hey K7Q! LOL eyes closed just covered in fluid! They do hold a lot of fluid in there, it just kept squirting out all over me just when I thought there was none left in there!

I followed your...
Forum: Suspension and Brakes 12-22-14, 09:07 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 26,444
Posted By Kingsoup
Hey K7Q thanks for getting back to me so quickly....

Hey K7Q thanks for getting back to me so quickly.

You're right its a 98+ car, the 1997 was the first year of the 98 Style LS400 in Japan.

Ugh I did put it in backwards, you figure those seals...
Forum: Suspension and Brakes 12-21-14, 10:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 26,444
Posted By Kingsoup
Hey man! thanks for the great write up. I have a...

Hey man! thanks for the great write up. I have a 97 Celsior and it was leaking out of both sides. I just finished the rebuild today (on and off over 3 months), with a Kit I got for a 98 LS400. The...
Forum: LS400 12-20-14, 11:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,597
Posted By Kingsoup
Holy cow that is super wierd, going into R the...

Holy cow that is super wierd, going into R the car started? like on its own? what the heck?
There isn't some anti theft auto start feature wired into that car aftermarket is there?

Maybe the...
Forum: LS400 12-18-14, 08:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 879
Posted By Kingsoup
LOL 20k! mmm they have lots of time capsule...

LOL 20k! mmm they have lots of time capsule Celsiors driven by ancient chinese people that are perfect! they're just usually in white or tan or one of those colors, so I just couldn't find a great...
Forum: LS400 12-16-14, 07:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 879
Posted By Kingsoup
Its because the price was low, or they decided to...

Its because the price was low, or they decided to keep it from all the morons test driving it! (not saying its you)

There are lots of mint LS400's out there, just be patient! shame you guys aren't...
Forum: LS400 12-15-14, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 437
Posted By Kingsoup
Very cool! i'll have to try that!

Very cool! i'll have to try that!
Forum: LS400 12-15-14, 06:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 879
Posted By Kingsoup
The timing belt history is often missing, at...

The timing belt history is often missing, at least if you do it yourself you'll know when its been done.
Repaint can often be pretty high quality, a 250k factory paint job is probably not going to...
Forum: LS400 12-13-14, 10:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,597
Posted By Kingsoup
Just awesome!!!! hope you figure it out, that...

Just awesome!!!! hope you figure it out, that thing is a shrine to awesomeness!
Forum: LS400 11-25-14, 11:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 419
Posted By Kingsoup
Try to be mindful of blinding other people if you...

Try to be mindful of blinding other people if you have HID's in your stock headlight housings, it could cause an accident that you get Sued for and that would be unfortunate )
Forum: LS400 11-24-14, 04:15 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 11,787
Posted By Kingsoup
That burnout was awesome! i also enjoyed the...

That burnout was awesome!

i also enjoyed the highway pulls, nice to see while my car is still under repairs.
Forum: LS400 11-13-14, 10:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,183
Posted By Kingsoup
Its a great looking car! but since its basically...

Its a great looking car! but since its basically a gift I don't know about this "my 1500$ lexus" more like "pics of my gifted car to me that I'm super greatful for since I know many people on these...
Forum: LS400 11-07-14, 10:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 494
Posted By Kingsoup
good job! and fun thread title, I try to avoid my...

good job! and fun thread title, I try to avoid my phone while driving, but I can see using google maps while in transit like that could be pretty useful.

My sweet built in Sat Nav usually shows me...
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