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Forum: Performance & Maintenance Yesterday, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By Ali SC3
using a safc with the stock ecu for na-t is a...

using a safc with the stock ecu for na-t is a nightmare. I would not even wish it upon that drunk guy at the bar no one likes.
you may even find the car is slower after the turbo cause it will...
Forum: GX - First Generation Yesterday, 01:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 90
Posted By Ali SC3
I am not familiar with the fuel filter location...

I am not familiar with the fuel filter location yet but I have used witch hunter performance to clean a set of rx7 550's and they turned out pretty great, but it was probably 2 years ago.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance Yesterday, 01:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 110
Posted By Ali SC3
there are some oldschool tests for how much the...

there are some oldschool tests for how much the clutch is slipping but some of them can be dangerous so I won't state them here.

the smell from having to slip it yourself in traffic or a hill or...
Forum: GX - First Generation Yesterday, 01:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 690
Posted By Ali SC3
mechanic should really be able to get parts to do...

mechanic should really be able to get parts to do it but I def understand the replacement is much quicker.
Denso is the one you want.
Forum: GX - First Generation Yesterday, 11:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 690
Posted By Ali SC3
sometimes they want to do it that way and its not...

sometimes they want to do it that way and its not a bad idea cause when they have the old ones they make sure you get the new ones you need without any guessing. Just remove the starter and contacts...
Forum: GX - First Generation Yesterday, 11:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,636
Posted By Ali SC3
you are half right, slotting and drilling helps...

you are half right, slotting and drilling helps with heat dissipation (more the drilling than slotting, slotting is really used to wipe the face of the pad, hence wearing it that much more with each...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance Yesterday, 09:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 143
Posted By Ali SC3
I think all rotary owners wonder, is today the...

I think all rotary owners wonder, is today the day the seals will go...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance Yesterday, 09:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 676
Posted By Ali SC3
physically it would fit, but the ecu would not...

physically it would fit, but the ecu would not control it properly. you would need to somehow get the 98+ ecu in and get it to all work which would be a large pain I imagine.
Forum: SC 400/300 Yesterday, 09:09 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,585
Posted By Ali SC3
have you replaced the valve cover gaskets? you...

have you replaced the valve cover gaskets? you should start there that is usually what does that. do the distributor o_ring also those 2 show up about every 100k.
Forum: GX - First Generation Yesterday, 09:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 767
Posted By Ali SC3
looks like it is ...

looks like it is
http://www.lexussouthatlantaparts.com/products/INSULATOR--MAIN-MUFFLER-HEAT-INSULATOR--MAIN-MUFF/5768971/5832735050.html
Forum: GX - First Generation Yesterday, 08:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,636
Posted By Ali SC3
are you saying that they don't affect pad life? I...

are you saying that they don't affect pad life? I didn't make that up.
I personally don't like to throw away good parts just cause it is easier to replace them, I would get a quality solid rotor and...
Forum: GX - First Generation 03-29-15, 01:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 324
Posted By Ali SC3
I can tell you how to trick the rear airbags its...

I can tell you how to trick the rear airbags its pretty easy, but the blisteins are replacement shocks, and the factory shocks are what control the factory dampening via the round dial by the shifter...
Forum: GX - First Generation 03-29-15, 01:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 690
Posted By Ali SC3
I definitely said contacts not the brushes. just...

I definitely said contacts not the brushes. just go to your dealer and ask for the starter contact replacement kit its like $15-30 depending on the model. its just 2 copper pieces that bolt to the...
Forum: Build Threads 03-28-15, 10:25 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 3,351
Posted By Ali SC3
where did they get the info that the exhaust...

where did they get the info that the exhaust looks wrong? from the manual? some of those manuals just have the generic exhaust picture and not what it actually looks like. there was a thread on...
Forum: GX - First Generation 03-28-15, 10:08 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 690
Posted By Ali SC3
you don't have to replace the whole starter, just...

you don't have to replace the whole starter, just put new contacts in, there is a kit from lexus/toyota, your mechanic can do it. takes like 2 minutes. your original starter is better than remanu...
Forum: GX - First Generation 03-27-15, 02:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 690
Posted By Ali SC3
I looked up the dorman one you listed, didn't...

I looked up the dorman one you listed, didn't realize it was just half of it, maybe you can reuse your lower stock portion but I haven't done it so not sure about that.
looks like you can get the...
Forum: GX - First Generation 03-27-15, 02:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 690
Posted By Ali SC3
what is ballooning? price on amazon looks like...

what is ballooning? price on amazon looks like its $85.
if you need to take the exhaust off then the gasket should be changed whether or not you install a new module or the block off plates, and...
Forum: SC 400/300 03-27-15, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By Ali SC3
its funny they focused around the "coil" on top...

its funny they focused around the "coil" on top because its likely their number one selling part for the 1uz.
Forum: GX - First Generation 03-27-15, 12:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,636
Posted By Ali SC3
I have mixed feeling with slotted rotors. Sure...

I have mixed feeling with slotted rotors. Sure they look great and are a bit of an upgrade that helps with brake fade and evacuating water (I am not aware the GX suffers from brake fade which is a...
Forum: GX - First Generation 03-27-15, 10:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 923
Posted By Ali SC3
check the slack on the cable under the leather...

check the slack on the cable under the leather part of the handle. there is usually a small adjustment up front. once that adjustment is out of range then its more complicated or something is...
Forum: SC 400/300 03-27-15, 09:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 594
Posted By Ali SC3
you can probably modify the flasher relay to make...

you can probably modify the flasher relay to make the turn signals put out a constant voltage.
probably have to bypass the capacitor or increase its value to increase the time between switching, but...
Forum: GX - First Generation 03-27-15, 09:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 324
Posted By Ali SC3
you will loose factory dampening if you use non...

you will loose factory dampening if you use non preload and do not modify the bracket in a similar way to what I did.
the bracket is too large to fit on without modification. there is no way it...
Forum: GX - First Generation 03-27-15, 09:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 576
Posted By Ali SC3
start breaking earlier and use less force. if...

start breaking earlier and use less force. if you keep breaking late, you need to use more force and it clamps down hardest on one side when it first bites and this over time causes them to warp...
Forum: GX - First Generation 03-27-15, 09:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 187
Posted By Ali SC3
no, you would have to modify the bracket, or use...

no, you would have to modify the bracket, or use the toytec preload spacer.
If you are only going for like 1" then the preload should be ok I guess.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03-26-15, 03:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 66
Posted By Ali SC3
sounds like the belt tensioner up front there,...

sounds like the belt tensioner up front there, when you replaced the belt was it very easy to turn the tensioner back to allow removal of the belt? alot of times a tensioner that is going bad will...
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