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Forum: LS400 04-12-15, 10:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 257
Posted By YoshiMan
Unless there are big cracks, or teeth and chunks...

Unless there are big cracks, or teeth and chunks missing, I wouldn't worry about it. The factory marks ALWAYS seem to wear off pretty quickly from all the belts i have done over the years, and your...
Forum: LS400 04-07-15, 06:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 221
Posted By YoshiMan
Yours is technically a 4 headlight system. The...

Yours is technically a 4 headlight system. The high and low beams are two separate bulbs. If you have HID lights, then the high beams will be regular light bulbs, and then you will have the special...
Forum: GX - First Generation 04-06-15, 01:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 322
Posted By YoshiMan
Seriously? Whoever designed that hitch has...

Seriously? Whoever designed that hitch has probably never crawled under a GX at all!
Forum: GX - First Generation 04-06-15, 01:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 409
Posted By YoshiMan
Meh, I doubt they are going to go away. That's...

Meh, I doubt they are going to go away. That's the reason that Toyota pushes the Prius so hard and has so many versions of it. People make fun of Toyota for it, but those Prius's allow them to sell...
Forum: GX - First Generation 04-06-15, 01:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By YoshiMan
This "leak at the head"... does it produce a...

This "leak at the head"... does it produce a noticeable ticking sound at start up? A common issue with the 2UZ-FE engine is the exhaust manifolds develop cracks.
Forum: LS400 04-06-15, 01:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 534
Posted By YoshiMan
That's odd, seeing that you are in Florida, Seems...

That's odd, seeing that you are in Florida, Seems like they would be Everywhere!

I see first generation LS's, and 98+ models here ALL THE TIME, but the 95-97's seem alot rarer in this nick of the...
Forum: LS400 04-06-15, 01:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 422
Posted By YoshiMan
oh yes, and while we are on that topic, the Japan...

oh yes, and while we are on that topic, the Japan spec 3VZ-E V6's used in the 88-95 Toyota 4Runners and pickups are identical in the JDM market as they are here, complete with EGR valves, pulse air...
Forum: LS400 04-06-15, 01:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 233
Posted By YoshiMan
you might want to re-balance your tires if you...

you might want to re-balance your tires if you are removing wheel weights. they need those!

And what is the sound? describe it
Forum: LS400 04-06-15, 01:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 422
Posted By YoshiMan
Wow, this is quite the heated thread for a guy...

Wow, this is quite the heated thread for a guy just asking if he can dump a few things!

And i hate to inform you, but you are quite incorrect on many things you are speaking of as well.. as an...
Forum: GX - First Generation 03-22-15, 11:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 270
Posted By YoshiMan
TRD did offer a supercharger once, but stopped...

TRD did offer a supercharger once, but stopped making it because the factory design of the 2UZFE is not ideal for forced induction due to the connecting rods, which like to go boom! They are fine for...
Forum: LS400 03-22-15, 11:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 172
Posted By YoshiMan
If i am not mistaken, they are hard wired onto...

If i am not mistaken, they are hard wired onto the radios circuit boards, and require soldering skills in order to replace them. My 95 has the exact same issue. There are places you can send your...
Forum: LS400 03-22-15, 11:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 243
Posted By YoshiMan
I don't think there is going to be much...

I don't think there is going to be much information on this, as LS400s generally have the best brakes available on any Toyota model (not including the newer Tundras) and people tend not to screw with...
Forum: LS400 03-22-15, 10:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 118
Posted By YoshiMan
I know that there is a list of the ones you would...

I know that there is a list of the ones you would need to order on that long "all my crazy Lexus issues solved" thread.

And i know at least in the 95's, that the Pioneer and Nakamichi AMPs have...
Forum: LS400 03-22-15, 10:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 376
Posted By YoshiMan
I like that quote that says: "There's a...

I like that quote that says: "There's a difference between a car you drive, and one that gets under your skin" Because that sounds like it is describing my ownership experience with my Cadillac...
Forum: LS400 03-16-15, 12:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 341
Posted By YoshiMan
I thought i remember reading on here that the...

I thought i remember reading on here that the memory functions use different computer "buses" between the pre 97 and post 98s... I know it has something to do with the mirrors as well, and why they...
Forum: GX - First Generation 03-08-15, 10:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 445
Posted By YoshiMan
On the back, just jack up the center of the...

On the back, just jack up the center of the differential (make sure you turn off the air suspension first)

On the front, find the crossmember that is covered by the skid plate, somewhat behind the...
Forum: LS400 03-08-15, 10:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 670
Posted By YoshiMan
Toyota apparently told the Plastic cover...

Toyota apparently told the Plastic cover engineers to go ape***** on the newer ones, as an LS460 looks like a toy under the hood. My 95 at least looks somewhat impressive and well thought out under...
Forum: LS400 03-08-15, 10:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By YoshiMan
Keep checking the level a few times after you...

Keep checking the level a few times after you drive it around for a week or so afterwards just to make certain that you have the proper level. Make sure to do it when its hot, like after cruising...
Forum: LS400 03-08-15, 10:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 334
Posted By YoshiMan
Since the P/S system is hydraulic, it would...

Since the P/S system is hydraulic, it would probably work fine with Gravy in it if you really wanted to run it.

As far as the bearing life and part longevity, that's anybodys guess.
Forum: LS400 03-08-15, 10:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By YoshiMan
Need more info too. Was the car running fine in...

Need more info too. Was the car running fine in the time prior to this?
Forum: LS400 03-04-15, 09:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 495
Posted By YoshiMan
Why does the deck need a reverse 12v feed? Are...

Why does the deck need a reverse 12v feed? Are you putting in a backup camera? and if so, don't you have to run wires for it anyway?
Forum: GX - First Generation 02-25-15, 08:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 882
Posted By YoshiMan
The Smoked ones are nothing but a color...

The Smoked ones are nothing but a color difference, and are alot rarer than the regular ones, hense the pricing difference.
Forum: LS400 02-25-15, 07:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 328
Posted By YoshiMan
Nice find! let us know!

Nice find! let us know!
Forum: LS400 02-25-15, 07:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 558
Posted By YoshiMan
It shouldn't feel "sluggish" per se, these are...

It shouldn't feel "sluggish" per se, these are pumping out around 250HP, 260 Torque, so it should have quite a bit of muscle, Especially at your elevation. When i had my 95' In Long beach, it felt...
Forum: LS400 02-05-15, 06:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 848
Posted By YoshiMan
I wouldn't advise disabling the knock sensor.......

I wouldn't advise disabling the knock sensor.... for starters, you will have a check engine light, unless you know some magical way to fool the computer... and 2: If there is no sort of knock control...
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