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Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 01-14-18, 08:47 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,371
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ABS is calculated by the wheel speed sensors in...

ABS is calculated by the wheel speed sensors in your hubs. It activates when one or more wheels begins to lock up. ABS will be impacted if you use different size tires front and rear as the wheels...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 01-13-18, 06:36 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,781
Posted By zink
275/60R20 fits without rubbing. Iíve had my BFG...

275/60R20 fits without rubbing. Iíve had my BFG KO2 on for about 7,000 Miles now and there is no evidence of rubbing. That includes a fair amount of off-roading where the suspension has been fully...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 01-11-18, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 292
Posted By zink
My homelink operates two garage doors and an...

My homelink operates two garage doors and an electric gate. The up/down arrows only work with the garage door operators (Craftsman, quite new models) but not with my electric gate, which is Viking...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 12-26-17, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By zink
I removed the third row seats and we regularly...

I removed the third row seats and we regularly carry three ~70 lb dogs and they have plenty of room. The interior height is good for larger dogs and unlike our previous SUV, the rear glass is almost...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 12-19-17, 04:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 318
Posted By zink
They are standard on my ‘17 LX. While they don’t...

They are standard on my ‘17 LX. While they don’t get confused quite so easily as other cars I have driven with this feature, the main beams will still dip due to road sign reflections, etc. I turned...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 12-13-17, 05:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,415
Posted By zink
I recently purchased a 2017 LX but initially...

I recently purchased a 2017 LX but initially wanted a new LC. After finally seeing the interior of the LC, I just couldn't justify the expense, the interior was dated and felt cheap. The LX is so...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 12-07-17, 05:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 712
Posted By zink
I regularly test my LX when I exit the freeway...

I regularly test my LX when I exit the freeway going about 70 mph, as long as the radar has picked up the vehicle in front it will maintain the distance set and brake all the way down to a stop in a...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 12-01-17, 04:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,676
Posted By zink
It takes less than one hour to remove your third...

It takes less than one hour to remove your third row seats. It's really not difficult. If you are happy with your present LX and removed your seats the only difference between the new model and your...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 11-29-17, 05:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,676
Posted By zink
I noticed that the rear wheel well does not have...

I noticed that the rear wheel well does not have the chassis brackets that the third row seats attach to. I hope they start selling a cargo mat for the five seat only version so that I can buy one to...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 11-06-17, 11:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 526
Posted By zink
I noticed the same thing when I drove to work...

I noticed the same thing when I drove to work this morning. I went to settings and turned daylight savings time off, under the clock menu. The clock is automatically set by GPS but surprised DST is...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 10-28-17, 02:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 22,216
Posted By zink
Very easy, maybe 45 mins total. Now to find...

Very easy, maybe 45 mins total. Now to find something to plug the bracket that protrudes from the wheel well. Anybody come up with a solution for this?
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 10-27-17, 11:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 792
Posted By zink
I have a very accurate Longacre gauge that I use...

I have a very accurate Longacre gauge that I use for motor racing and also use to set the tire pressure in my 2017 LX. I always set pressures before the vehicle has been driven and before the sun may...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 10-14-17, 05:37 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,568
Posted By zink
Glad you got your tires installed and the truck...

Glad you got your tires installed and the truck repaired Max. What tire pressures are you running and what are your first impressions?
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 10-01-17, 03:12 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 52,527
Posted By zink
The wider the tire, the greater the chance of...

The wider the tire, the greater the chance of hydroplaning. While my BFG AT are good tires for on and off road, they are not nearly as effective in the rain at speed as something like a Michelin...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 09-26-17, 06:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 799
Posted By zink
A final thought, I did look at LT275/55R20 and I...

A final thought, I did look at LT275/55R20 and I checked the load inflation tables available at the Toyo website. To carry the equivalent load of the stock tire I recall the pressure in these tires...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 09-25-17, 10:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 799
Posted By zink
There's a half an inch in tire diameter variance....

There's a half an inch in tire diameter variance. The ride with the 60 profile may be slightly better. The gearing with the 55 profile will be virtually stock. If you're not going off-road I would...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 09-25-17, 08:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 799
Posted By zink
The car is filthy and the sun ruined the picture...

The car is filthy and the sun ruined the picture but this normal mode.
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 09-12-17, 06:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,854
Posted By zink
I don't think so. As soon as things calm down...

I don't think so. As soon as things calm down here I will snap a pic at normal height for you.
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 09-02-17, 06:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,854
Posted By zink
We were one of the lucky ones - Harvey didn't get...

We were one of the lucky ones - Harvey didn't get us. We had 5' of water in our back pasture but there was still at least 10' in elevation before the water could get to our house. We had to venture...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 09-02-17, 06:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,886
Posted By zink
I'm in Houston also. I'm very sorry about the...

I'm in Houston also. I'm very sorry about the damage you sustained and hope you and your family are safe. I had flooding above the seats in TS Allison. Toyota Tecel - no electrics, changed all...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 09-01-17, 05:29 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 52,527
Posted By zink
Looks great!

Looks great!
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 08-26-17, 07:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,854
Posted By zink
I have absolute respect for my LX! We live just...

I have absolute respect for my LX! We live just west of Houston and decided at 8 am on Friday to drive back home because we were worried about what may happen to our horses due to Harvey, even though...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 08-25-17, 04:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,854
Posted By zink
I have to admit I am seriously impressed with the...

I have to admit I am seriously impressed with the LX! I aired down the tires to 25 psi, used low range and even had the opportunity to use crawl control going down a muddy slope, turn assist around a...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 08-21-17, 08:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,854
Posted By zink
I took the LX up to Alta Lakes to view the...

I took the LX up to Alta Lakes to view the eclipse. A very easy trail but impressed with compression braking in both high and low range. Will definitely air down the tires when we hit more moderate...
Forum: LX - 3rd Gen (2008-present) 08-21-17, 08:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,781
Posted By zink
My personal feeling is that the additional weight...

My personal feeling is that the additional weight of my wheel/type combo will not impact longevity. The increase in diameter has the biggest impact as it affects the gearing. I have noticed that the...
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