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Forum: LS430 Yesterday, 02:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 497
Posted By StanVanDam
I test-drove a fully-loaded 2012 LS600hL the...

I test-drove a fully-loaded 2012 LS600hL the other year. The LS600 nav screen is equivalent in color range, resolution, and style as my 2002, at least on the default map screen.

I play videos off...
Forum: LS430 Yesterday, 11:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 497
Posted By StanVanDam
2001-2003 advantages: * The Disable VSC button...

2001-2003 advantages:
* The Disable VSC button in completely disables traction control (wheelspin upon acceleration) AND vehicle skid control (braking wheels individually upon sliding). This comes...
Forum: LS430 05-21-15, 12:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 291
Posted By StanVanDam
I think the likely cause is because this was...

I think the likely cause is because this was immediately after changing the pads. Some possibilities:

* Whoever changed the pads messed up and got grease on the pads or rotors, and normally it's...
Forum: LS430 05-13-15, 02:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,532
Posted By StanVanDam
The Canadian factory maintenance interval for...

The Canadian factory maintenance interval for changing rear differential fluid is every 32000km. I did mine at the 96000km interval at a Toyota dealership, cost was $40CAD ~= $33USD. I'm approaching...
Forum: LS430 05-11-15, 02:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By StanVanDam
A technician from...

A technician from http://www.svtservices.co.uk/lexus-mark-levinson-power-amp-repair-service/ posted at...
Forum: LS430 05-06-15, 06:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 436
Posted By StanVanDam
I used to keep my SL2Vi at the bottom of the...

I used to keep my SL2Vi at the bottom of the centre stack, but I relocated it to the lower glovebox. In the centre stack, a piece of plastic cover for the gear shift sometimes made contact with it...
Forum: LS430 05-06-15, 05:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 485
Posted By StanVanDam
Sometimes leather damage is unpreventable, but...

Sometimes leather damage is unpreventable, but you can keep the leather as strong possible by vacuuming your seats often, using a leather cleaner like Zaino Z9 to remove body oils, sunscreen, etc,...
Forum: LS430 05-05-15, 01:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,276
Posted By StanVanDam
http://www.clublexus.com/forums/ls430/715821-onlin...

http://www.clublexus.com/forums/ls430/715821-online-parts-retailers.html
Forum: LS430 05-05-15, 12:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 895
Posted By StanVanDam
2002 LS430 UL, 133000kms, no air suspension...

2002 LS430 UL, 133000kms, no air suspension problems, setting height to high or normal works as it should and I use both settings regularly.

However, 2 rear height sensors failed and reported...
Forum: LS430 05-05-15, 12:19 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 17,814
Posted By StanVanDam
My 2002's tilt/telescope had an occasional squeak...

My 2002's tilt/telescope had an occasional squeak which I think was temperature-dependent. Seemed to happen more often if it was over 25C in the car, and never if it was below 5C in the car.
...
Forum: LS430 05-05-15, 12:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 213
Posted By StanVanDam
My parking brake did this - just lubricate the...

My parking brake did this - just lubricate the contact/pivot points
Forum: LS430 05-05-15, 12:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 235
Posted By StanVanDam
I had this same problem with my 2002, back in...

I had this same problem with my 2002, back in 2013, at 112811km. Car has always been driven in snowy/salted roads every winter.

I wanted to stop leaking refrigerant into the environment, so I...
Forum: LS430 12-04-14, 03:33 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,494
Posted By StanVanDam
Not sure why you want to pay $24 for 11oz of...

Not sure why you want to pay $24 for 11oz of BG44K. Their website shows the bottle is 11oz and doesn't specify how much fuel this treats. Gumout Regane Complete 10oz is/was $6.49, treat rate is 35...
Forum: LS430 12-04-14, 03:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 393
Posted By StanVanDam
http://www.clublexus.com/forums/ls430/613803-part-...

http://www.clublexus.com/forums/ls430/613803-part-number-needed.html
Forum: LS430 12-01-14, 12:27 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,494
Posted By StanVanDam
1) Gumout, a manufacturer of fuel injector...

1) Gumout, a manufacturer of fuel injector cleaners, answered some user-submitted questions at BITOG. The key takeways are:

* Fuel additives without PEA (polyether amines) often contain PIBA...
Forum: LS430 11-21-14, 09:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,592
Posted By StanVanDam
November 20, 2014 — Lexus is recalling 422,000...

November 20, 2014 — Lexus is recalling 422,000 model year 2007-2010 Lexus LS cars, 2006-2011 Lexus GS vehicles and 2006-2011 Lexus IS vehicles because they can catch on fire.

Lexus says the fuel...
Forum: LS430 11-05-14, 10:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,595
Posted By StanVanDam
According to this diagram at Sewell, a heated...

According to this diagram at Sewell, a heated windshield (via hot water pipe) was available in 2001 and all years after - http://lexus.sewellparts.com/oem-catalog/5503550743-Body-LS430-2001.html
...
Forum: LS430 11-02-14, 10:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 464
Posted By StanVanDam
Yes, mine does the same thing occasionally...

Yes, mine does the same thing occasionally because I have an iPod and SL2Vi cable stuffed in there. Sometimes the cable gets moved out of place and forcing it closed sometimes jams the mechanism in...
Forum: LS430 10-30-14, 07:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 953
Posted By StanVanDam
Find someone with Techstream to narrow down the...

Find someone with Techstream to narrow down the problem so you don't have to guess randomly. Otherwise, you can measure each of these components manually and replace if they do not meet spec. From...
Forum: LS430 10-29-14, 10:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,783
Posted By StanVanDam
Thanks to xtr3me for the pictures and details....

Thanks to xtr3me for the pictures and details. For 2001-2003, it is a 10 minute job to replace the bushing (45768-60011, ~$2.00 USD). If you occasionally hear squeaking or if the movement seems...
Forum: LS430 10-29-14, 02:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,034
Posted By StanVanDam
Yes, there is a light in that corner. See my...

Yes, there is a light in that corner. See my picture at http://www.clublexus.com/forums/ls430/640758-ballast-replacement-question.html#post8157201 - this is my passenger side headlamp assembly.

I...
Forum: LS430 10-29-14, 09:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,341
Posted By StanVanDam
Post This is incorrect - see TSB P0004-02. ...

This is incorrect - see TSB P0004-02.

--------------------------
PRODUCT GENERAL INFORMATION
P0004-02

Title:
ENGINE COOLANT COLOR CHANGE

Models:
Forum: LS430 10-27-14, 07:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 959
Posted By StanVanDam
Low idle, jumpy highway performance, and lack of...

Low idle, jumpy highway performance, and lack of power when pedal is fully depressed is exactly what would happen when the throttle position sensor is not calibrated correctly.

Did anyone ever...
Forum: LS430 10-24-14, 08:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,114
Posted By StanVanDam
Post My 2002 LS430 UL is currently 12.5yrs in-service...

My 2002 LS430 UL is currently 12.5yrs in-service at 130009km (80784mi). I bought it Jan/2009 at 68946km (42841mi) at 6.8yrs in-service. First owner regularly serviced at dealership, including a...
Forum: LS430 10-23-14, 07:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,614
Posted By StanVanDam
The exact same part number is also used at: PNC...

The exact same part number is also used at:
PNC 85916D, #11 on the No.2 Relay Block
PNC 85916N, #10 on the No.2 Relay Block
PNC 85934, RELAY, MAGNET-CLUTCH, #5 on the No.1 Relay Block
PNC 85941,...
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