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Forum: LS400 Yesterday, 02:25 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By timmy0tool
not hard to understand, bc it's been covered many...

not hard to understand, bc it's been covered many times over!

from FAQ:
http://www.clublexus.com/forums/ls400/260772-ls400-owners-post-your-wheel-setup.html

example:
Forum: LS400 Yesterday, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 78
Posted By timmy0tool
tire shop that is mounting the tires should have...

tire shop that is mounting the tires should have the appropriate valve stems to work with those wheels. and yes they are universal.
Forum: LS400 04-16-15, 03:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 169
Posted By timmy0tool
reason i ask for clarification bc being down...

reason i ask for clarification bc being down doesn't necessarily mean the motor doesn't turn on. the motor turned on before, but was just misfiring and would not rev when the gas pedal was pushed....
Forum: LS400 04-16-15, 02:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 247
Posted By timmy0tool
remember everyone, usually it's not the timing...

remember everyone, usually it's not the timing belt itself that fails, but the idle and/or tension pulley bearings that seize over time which causes the belt to overheat and snap.
Forum: LS400 04-15-15, 10:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 169
Posted By timmy0tool
"been down ever since" meaning the car never...

"been down ever since" meaning the car never started again? have you checked if you have fuel?
Forum: LS400 04-15-15, 09:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 247
Posted By timmy0tool
of course the belt is also susceptible to age...

of course the belt is also susceptible to age regardless of mileage but since the engine is non-interference, if the belt were to break, you would be ok (just stranded). if you don't want to be...
Forum: Build Threads 04-14-15, 07:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 121
Posted By timmy0tool
welcome and great choice on the criteria set...

welcome and great choice on the criteria set forth by the gf.
1st gen 90-94 are most notorious for ECM failures, where 95-97 are next. it's likely on your UCF20 and should be done.
they are not...
Forum: LS400 04-13-15, 04:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 236
Posted By timmy0tool
supercharger! any other small mods will not...

supercharger! any other small mods will not really net a drastic result in power. you can also just shed some of the weight off the car to get it to accelerate better.
Forum: LS400 04-13-15, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 521
Posted By timmy0tool
since you didn't put the year of the car in...

since you didn't put the year of the car in question, use http://www.lexussouthatlantaparts.com/ to find the part.
Forum: LS400 04-13-15, 04:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 196
Posted By timmy0tool
yes you can trick the OEM suspension to think the...

yes you can trick the OEM suspension to think the car is regular height by shortening the height sensor links. be warned, doing this will shorten the already old and dying air suspension components,...
Forum: LS400 04-13-15, 02:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 253
Posted By timmy0tool
that's a textbook picture of a healthy belt!

that's a textbook picture of a healthy belt!
Forum: LS400 04-13-15, 02:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By timmy0tool
yeah i thought you could unbolt the tow hooks?

yeah i thought you could unbolt the tow hooks?
Forum: LS400 04-09-15, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 214
Posted By timmy0tool
yes the HID bulbs are behind a cover which you...

yes the HID bulbs are behind a cover which you need to unscrew at the back of the headlight. the bulb is a D2R size bulb. get any temperature rating you like but OEM is 4300k. better to stick to OEM...
Forum: Build Threads 04-08-15, 06:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 161
Posted By timmy0tool
i appreciate your sharing this info despite...

i appreciate your sharing this info despite selling the car already! keep it coming and glad you learned a lot through this process.

btw, i share the pain with the EGR pipe. glad it was eliminated...
Forum: CL of Southern California 04-07-15, 12:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 240
Posted By timmy0tool
don't you need custom rear mounting brackets to...

don't you need custom rear mounting brackets to make this work? the bag will need to be set pretty low on the coilover body in the rear for it to work.

any links to show how this is done, for my...
Forum: LS400 04-06-15, 06:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 309
Posted By timmy0tool
sha, my father had a gs350 and it felt like a big...

sha, my father had a gs350 and it felt like a big is350. nothing compares to the v8 of the 430 (which i've experience as well) but for the wife a 350 is plenty!
Forum: LS400 04-06-15, 03:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 282
Posted By timmy0tool
good initiative. there are always shortcuts to...

good initiative. there are always shortcuts to doing things but there is a reason why they are done a certain way. i would not mess with such a sensitive job like the timing belt. if a person tends...
Forum: CL of Southern California 04-03-15, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 164
Posted By timmy0tool
time to raise her up! haha jk silly me! tommy...

time to raise her up! haha jk silly me! tommy should be able to take care of this.
Forum: CL of Southern California 04-03-15, 03:38 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 33,666
Posted By timmy0tool
for dents and a quick turn around i like using: ...

for dents and a quick turn around i like using:
http://www.yelp.com/biz/boltons-classic-wheels-gardena

VR is not bad, but just like wheel flip they take long due to high customer volume (and for...
Forum: CL of Southern California 04-03-15, 03:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 413
Posted By timmy0tool
generally you have to travel outside of the LA...

generally you have to travel outside of the LA area to get better service. most LA (city) owners really don't care for their cars (compared to us who baby ours) and the dealerships and shops reflect...
Forum: LS400 04-03-15, 03:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 211
Posted By timmy0tool
pretty much the ones circled in color in my pic...

pretty much the ones circled in color in my pic are the replaceable ones. ADUS are the aftermarket part numbers for the parts.
Forum: LS400 04-03-15, 03:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 309
Posted By timmy0tool
what a nice upgrade, and glad you kept a v8 in...

what a nice upgrade, and glad you kept a v8 in your life! hope the GS forum is just as insightful and helpful as you have experienced here. come back and say hi every once in awhile!
Forum: LS400 04-02-15, 05:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 771
Posted By timmy0tool
wow glad it's taken care of billy! kyk007 you...

wow glad it's taken care of billy!
kyk007 you can get them from you local dealership or any place online that sells genuine lexus parts. billy probably got his SRB from sewell lexus which has since...
Forum: LS400 04-02-15, 04:58 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 28,829
Posted By timmy0tool
many have used megans, please search for megan EZ...

many have used megans, please search for megan EZ or megan LP!
Forum: Build Threads 04-02-15, 12:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,045
Posted By timmy0tool
whoa way cool on the UCF20 grill mod. never knew...

whoa way cool on the UCF20 grill mod. never knew such a simple mod could make a difference. looks great! open straight pipe will make the v8 scream! yes sound clips please!
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