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Forum: IS F Yesterday, 10:24 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 20,481
Posted By pheonix72
Interesting, I had no issue with smog and...

Interesting, I had no issue with smog and renewing my IS350 neither. My car is definitely on the list of the recall.
Forum: IS - Second Generation Yesterday, 01:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 728
Posted By pheonix72
Very nice. Can't wait to see how they look after...

Very nice. Can't wait to see how they look after installation.
Forum: IS F Yesterday, 10:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 420
Posted By pheonix72
Yay, now you're gonna some more to get a...

Yay, now you're gonna some more to get a replacement:egads:
In all seriousness, the replacement key should work fine if you have the keycode. Hopefully you wont have another flat tire before the key...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-27-15, 05:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 366
Posted By pheonix72
Personally i would not do this even trade. Sure,...

Personally i would not do this even trade. Sure, the IS350 has very low mileage but i think you could do better if you could sell your car for $21k or more and get a few years newer IS350.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-27-15, 09:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 466
Posted By pheonix72
Mechanically? Then YES, i dont see any issue with...

Mechanically? Then YES, i dont see any issue with the car making this long trip.
It is actually a comfortable car for the driver and front passenger. The rears will be somewhat cramped. My only...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-27-15, 09:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By pheonix72
I am on the same boat! My car is on the original...

I am on the same boat! My car is on the original suspension with over 125k miles on them and debating weather to replace the struts or just get a set of BC Racing coils. I am not looking to go really...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-25-15, 09:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By pheonix72
This is the diagram for IS350 but i think the...

This is the diagram for IS350 but i think the IS250 might be similar. Do a google search and i am sure you will find similar diagram for your car.
...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-25-15, 09:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 240
Posted By pheonix72
Were either the mufflers got touch at all? Maybe...

Were either the mufflers got touch at all? Maybe the muffler or the heatshield? Look underneath the car, around the mufflers.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-24-15, 08:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 310
Posted By pheonix72
Just to check my own curiosity, I went out to my...

Just to check my own curiosity, I went out to my car and pumped the brake with the car a off. The brake pedal became very firm after only 2-3 pumps. However I was still able to start the car...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-23-15, 09:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 401
Posted By pheonix72
Of course the car would run better with higher...

Of course the car would run better with higher octane because it was designed for it. However, the OP questions were should he worry about it? So the answer would be no.
By the way, not all states...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-23-15, 08:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 401
Posted By pheonix72
I wouldn't worry too much or waste any money of...

I wouldn't worry too much or waste any money of Octane Booster. The car will automatically adjust the timing for the lower octane. You might feel a bit change in performance (which probably the...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-20-15, 09:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 157
Posted By pheonix72
How much did they have to adjust on the...

How much did they have to adjust on the alignment? I am suspecting that your front tires have inner tire wear (typical on our cars) and the wear patten is causing the problem. Check the front tires...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-20-15, 04:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 191
Posted By pheonix72
The car is nice and clean. The price is good....

The car is nice and clean. The price is good. However, here are few things i think you are up against:
-winter was just over so not many people interested in AWD.
-Some buyers at this price point...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-19-15, 10:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By pheonix72
Timing chain cover leak!

Timing chain cover leak!
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 05-19-15, 09:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 805
Posted By pheonix72
Glad you are feeling better now. Here is the...

Glad you are feeling better now. Here is the website I usually use for tire/wheel calculation. ...
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 05-19-15, 09:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 805
Posted By pheonix72
Your original post shown that you purchased the...

Your original post shown that you purchased the "Michelin Pilot Super Sports (PSS) in 245/45 19 and 275/40 19). However, the table above shown you are compared/calculated for 245/40 and 275/35. I...
Forum: GS - Fourth Generation 05-18-15, 08:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 805
Posted By pheonix72
I believe the Original tires were 235/40/19 for...

I believe the Original tires were 235/40/19 for the fronts. Therefore, the speedo error would be -4.62% (reading at 60mph would be 57.23mph and -4.6% on the car ODO). The fronts also gained 16.25mmm...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 05-17-15, 02:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By pheonix72
I don't have experience with the 3rd Gen IS but...

I don't have experience with the 3rd Gen IS but the warning light is very annoying on my my 2nd Gen IS. The day will have both the small tire pressure symbol and a warning message " CHECK SYSTEM" in...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-15-15, 11:12 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 671
Posted By pheonix72
Wow, that is really good deal. I am wondering if...

Wow, that is really good deal. I am wondering if they have the gear oil in bulk? Because 1 litter container cost a lot more. They also only charged maybe 1/4hr for the actual work which is great.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-15-15, 11:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,508
Posted By pheonix72
Yes, the original factory option with resonators...

Yes, the original factory option with resonators on both sides.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-15-15, 08:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,508
Posted By pheonix72
Not sure if the IS250 sounds similar to the IS350...

Not sure if the IS250 sounds similar to the IS350 but i have the Original Lexus HKS on my IS350 and really like it. It is not too loud and dronny for long commute.
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-15-15, 08:35 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 671
Posted By pheonix72
Wow! That is very cheap. Where did you get it...

Wow! That is very cheap. Where did you get it done? Did they use Toyota Gear Oil. I would definitely have it done by the shop if it was this cheap (the Toyota fluid alone is over $30 a litter and you...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-14-15, 11:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 671
Posted By pheonix72
It depends on what your definition of "Lifetime"...

It depends on what your definition of "Lifetime" is! I am planning on driving my car pass 200K miles (i have very long commute) so i changed my around 90k. To me, it was an easy and cheap...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-14-15, 10:48 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 671
Posted By pheonix72
Very similar to an oil change except you need the...

Very similar to an oil change except you need the pump to put the fluid back in.
Here are some tips i have just in case,
-always remove the filling plug first.
-go to a parking lot and do a few...
Forum: IS - Second Generation 05-14-15, 10:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 671
Posted By pheonix72
Not necessary! They probably charge 30-45 minutes...

Not necessary! They probably charge 30-45 minutes for labor and the rests are materials. About 2 bottles (actual usage is about 1.42 qts) and the washers.
One of the easiest DIY for our cars. I am...
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