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Forum: GS - Second Generation 05-14-15, 01:46 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,090
Posted By wbmx1981
I am at 249K, but some of the "Triple OG's" have...

I am at 249K, but some of the "Triple OG's" have easily surpassed 300K.


98 GS with 318K pics inside this thread....
Forum: GS - Second Generation 05-08-15, 07:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By wbmx1981
I bought new tires from Discount Tires, but the...

I bought new tires from Discount Tires, but the passenger rear wheel kept needing air every few days. I took the car back in and was told that the chrome had oxidation due to the chrome getting old....
Forum: GS - Second Generation 05-06-15, 12:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 261
Posted By wbmx1981
Looks like both cam seals are leaking. If they...

Looks like both cam seals are leaking. If they were just changed they might not be seated correctly or maybe a lower quality seal was used. The seals should last at least 90K mile before needing to...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 05-01-15, 10:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 235
Posted By wbmx1981
Look for a disconnected connector, alternator,...

Look for a disconnected connector, alternator, maf sensor, etc.
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-30-15, 12:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 149
Posted By wbmx1981
DTC Code P0440 Repair Video/Link

I wanted to share this information as it might help solve the pesty P0440 code.

I have been dealing with the P0440 code for some time. I’ve replaced the VSV on the intake, the VSV at the canister,...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-28-15, 03:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By wbmx1981
It's really not bad at all: -Gather your...

It's really not bad at all:

-Gather your tools
-Disconnect the negative terminal from your battery.

1. Remove the engine cover
2. Locate the part (on top of the engine, near the driver side)...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-24-15, 06:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 230
Posted By wbmx1981
Good stuff! Thanks for sharing this information.

Good stuff! Thanks for sharing this information.
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-22-15, 12:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By wbmx1981
It's a 20 minute replacement job. It's held on by...

It's a 20 minute replacement job. It's held on by a 10 mm bolt. I had to get mine from the dealership. Rockauto only has the VSV at the canister (under the rear) not the one on top of the engine. I...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-21-15, 02:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 487
Posted By wbmx1981
Get a 400 or 430 if you can. Iíve had my 300 for...

Get a 400 or 430 if you can. Iíve had my 300 for 12 years and I still love it, but I sometimes wish I had a V8. :p
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-21-15, 02:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 261
Posted By wbmx1981
Tranny mount fixed my same issue. It takes less...

Tranny mount fixed my same issue. It takes less than an hour to replace the trans mount.:)
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-21-15, 09:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By wbmx1981
Thanks for posting this information. I have...

Thanks for posting this information. I have already replaced the valve on top of the intake, at the canister, but I have never replaced the valve under the air intake at the ACIS. Lately, my check...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-20-15, 02:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 272
Posted By wbmx1981
My clunking noise went away for good after I...

My clunking noise went away for good after I replaced my transmission and motor mounts.
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-15-15, 02:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 597
Posted By wbmx1981
The issue based on your description could be a...

The issue based on your description could be a "stuck" caliper slider pin, wheel bearing (but you swapped it out), or improper tire wear (lbjs, inner/outer tie rods). Noise at idle, would be a pulley...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-15-15, 01:12 PM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 663,699
Posted By wbmx1981
I did the same thing. It's really not a big deal...

I did the same thing. It's really not a big deal afterall, I was crushed at first, but figured it out. I hope these pictures help. I borrowed these pics from another 2GS door fix thread.
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-11-15, 02:51 PM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 663,699
Posted By wbmx1981
Door will not lock/unlock. Update: I see...

Door will not lock/unlock.

Update: I see what I did wrong. The coupler was too loose on the shaft, there it was just spinning.
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-07-15, 03:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 751
Posted By wbmx1981
My shimmy got resolved by replacing the inner,...

My shimmy got resolved by replacing the inner, outer and LBJ's. Welcome to the club!

Things to check:
Tires
Wheels
Tie rods inner and outer
Lower ball joints
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-01-15, 11:45 AM
Replies: 677
Views: 91,646
Posted By wbmx1981
I got new fresh tint. I went with Huper Optik....

I got new fresh tint. I went with Huper Optik. 35% on the front and 5% on the back and rear. I'm loving the privacy and the heat rejections. ...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 04-01-15, 06:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 369
Posted By wbmx1981
You can buy a battery with the post on the...

You can buy a battery with the post on the opposite side. I nearly made that mistake before I noticed.
Forum: GS - Second Generation 03-30-15, 08:12 PM
Replies: 581
Views: 55,344
Posted By wbmx1981
http://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.clublexus.com-vbul...

http://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.clublexus.com-vbulletin/2000x2000/80-image_687b5377d5263ee132c7ea26ea637888e8689050.jpg
Got new huper optik tint film installed today.

35% on the front and 5% back...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 03-28-15, 07:27 PM
Replies: 581
Views: 55,344
Posted By wbmx1981
http://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.clublexus.com-vbul...

http://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.clublexus.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/80-image_a9d81172711ecd8934485018850f65f769fb9067.jpg
I removed my 16 year old tint today. I used a steamer for the front and back....
Forum: GS - Second Generation 03-26-15, 01:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 509
Posted By wbmx1981
I don't have the pic in front of me, but yes...

I don't have the pic in front of me, but yes there is a T coupler that connects to two hoses.
Forum: GS - Second Generation 03-26-15, 01:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By wbmx1981
Yes, the valve cover gasket is leaking oil into...

Yes, the valve cover gasket is leaking oil into the valley of the plugs possibly causing the misfire. Type in the code in the search field and you should be able to locate countless threads, DIY and...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 03-26-15, 08:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 509
Posted By wbmx1981
You can try getting a generic fuel line hose at...

You can try getting a generic fuel line hose at an auto part store. By looking at the picture the bend in the hose doesnt seem to be a 90 degree curve so any fuel line hose should work. You can also...
Forum: GS - Second Generation 03-26-15, 03:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 787
Posted By wbmx1981
Congrats on the ride! Welcome to the club!

Congrats on the ride! Welcome to the club!
Forum: GS - Second Generation 03-24-15, 04:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,700
Posted By wbmx1981
Welcome! Congrats! Good job man,take care of it!

Welcome! Congrats! Good job man,take care of it!
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