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Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-27-15, 09:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 360
Posted By sgmstr
interesting. which dealership was this and the...

interesting. which dealership was this and the saleman? PM me please if you think this is more appopriate. I am 8 months away from my lease termination and it would be great if I can return it six...
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-27-15, 07:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 221
Posted By sgmstr
not that i know of, but it'll be nice.

not that i know of, but it'll be nice.
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-27-15, 07:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 555
Posted By sgmstr
'was it v6 or v4?

'was it v6 or v4?
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-27-15, 10:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 555
Posted By sgmstr
you bet it sucked!!! that's why i had to let the...

you bet it sucked!!! that's why i had to let the beast do 100mph for a while to calm her down. haha

I can promise I probably won't definitely do this ever again.
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-25-15, 06:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 555
Posted By sgmstr
I was in Eco mode cruise control most of the time...

I was in Eco mode cruise control most of the time except for a minute/two when I was going 100mph. I noticed considerable drop on average MPG on normal or sport mode. I noticed the car tends to...
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-24-15, 09:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 184
Posted By sgmstr
why would you do that? free tires?

why would you do that? free tires?
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-24-15, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 183
Posted By sgmstr
you're talking about VHT nightshades right? It's...

you're talking about VHT nightshades right? It's very simple, but a bi**h to get it off later. There are a lot of youtube videos out if you're interested.
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-24-15, 05:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 555
Posted By sgmstr
On my way to Vegas, I didn't have to put my foot...

On my way to Vegas, I didn't have to put my foot on brake pedal or gas as it was on cruise control most of the time. It was early morning so not many cars.

On the way home, I only averaged 28.5...
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-24-15, 03:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 555
Posted By sgmstr
LA to Las Vegas MPG

From Marina Del Rey to Las Vegas. 280 mile trip nonstop. averaged 31.2 MPG at 70 MPH (ranged from 65 mph to somewhere around 100mph between Baker and Vegas for a minute or two)

Not a bad number...
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-17-15, 10:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 698
Posted By sgmstr
The green light is on and windshield was never...

The green light is on and windshield was never replaced. It was working fine until a few months ago for some reason. Oh well.. i guess i'll need to talk to the dealer. it's like throwing egg...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 03-16-15, 05:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 534
Posted By sgmstr
+1 on this. Machining the rotors at some places...

+1 on this. Machining the rotors at some places costs higher than buying OEM rotors online. For cars like our age and if you haven't replaced the rotors, you may want to consider getting a new one...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 03-16-15, 05:04 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,513
Posted By sgmstr
Not yet, but will be soon. thanks.

Not yet, but will be soon. thanks.
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-16-15, 05:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 698
Posted By sgmstr
Rainsensing wiper

Gentlemen,

Is it just as simple as when the wipers activates when it senses water drop on front windshield? the sensor is turned on and it started to not work time to time recently. What's going...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 03-13-15, 04:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 346
Posted By sgmstr
I got mine done for about $600 with OEM lexus...

I got mine done for about $600 with OEM lexus parts a few years ago. It wasn't a dealer but a guy who works on lexus only and worked as lexus matertech for several years before that.

I would...
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-12-15, 05:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 364
Posted By sgmstr
try taking it to Santa Monica and ask for Angel. ...

try taking it to Santa Monica and ask for Angel. I've had the rear parking brake issue which two other dealers gave me a BS saying they were normal without even hearing it and refuse to test drive...
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-12-15, 05:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,528
Posted By sgmstr
i think the car is branded as salvaged and the...

i think the car is branded as salvaged and the seller probably bought it from the junkyard, repaired, drove it for a while and now selling for profit.
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-12-15, 05:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,528
Posted By sgmstr
Alert to future GS buyers

My day at work is slow and I happened to browse some GS350s for sale at ebay. What initially caught my eye was this GS F Sport "Appearance Package" on sale for $33,000 and thought that was very...
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 03-11-15, 11:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By sgmstr
it sounds like a rice rocket with muffler delete....

it sounds like a rice rocket with muffler delete. I've done that and went back. It must be an after market exhaust.
Forum: RX - Second Generation 03-11-15, 10:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By sgmstr
What I can say for sure is that my caddy escalade...

What I can say for sure is that my caddy escalade is currently wearing 22 inch Bridgestone Dueler Alenza (not plus). It came with the car since I bought it and it currently has nearly 80K miles and...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 03-11-15, 10:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 271
Posted By sgmstr
alternatively, try an independent mechanic that...

alternatively, try an independent mechanic that works on Lexus. I have a mechanic in my area (LexTech in los angeles) that charges $69 for inspection.
Forum: RX - Second Generation 03-11-15, 10:17 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,513
Posted By sgmstr
which dealership was this? I'm in so cal and...

which dealership was this? I'm in so cal and called longo, santa monica and glendale lexus and all told me the story that the parts have been ordered and we'll need to check back sometime in May to...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 02-26-15, 09:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By sgmstr
Goodbye to our RX

Considering selling 2004 RX FWD @87K miles later this year after the dealer replaces the cracked dashboard sometime this summer. My wife will probably get either the 2015 or 2016 RX.

It has all...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 02-23-15, 04:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,039
Posted By sgmstr
Good idea, considering the age of the car. This...

Good idea, considering the age of the car. This is our first time replacing the battery - don't know how but it lasted 11 years @ 87K miles.

The battery completely died today so I just went to...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 02-23-15, 12:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,039
Posted By sgmstr
Thanks fellas. I am seeing some good reviews...

Thanks fellas.

I am seeing some good reviews on this battery (http://www.pepboys.com/product/details/524229/00603). Even with 30% off it's double the cost of the Costco Interstate battery. Is it...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 02-22-15, 11:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,039
Posted By sgmstr
Battery Recommendation

My wife's RX's batter is about to go bad - weak start. Can any recommend battery brand/model? The ones from Pepboys or O'Reilly's are not an option and they leak acid after a few months of use from...
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