ClubLexus - Lexus Forum Discussion - Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: SteveCraig
Showing results 1 to 25 of 498
Search took 0.47 seconds.
05-02-18, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 622
Posted By SteveCraig

Have you verified 12V power at the socket ?...

Have you verified 12V power at the socket ? Owner's manual will lead you to the correct fuse size & location.
03-31-18, 12:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 542
Posted By SteveCraig

68 ft.-lbs & 74 ft- lbs for the upper & lower...

68 ft.-lbs & 74 ft- lbs for the upper & lower bolts. Just cannot remember which is which.
Believe I purchased them via Sewell's & the diagram had torque settings listed.
03-04-18, 06:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,634
Posted By SteveCraig

We keep every document associated with every car...

We keep every document associated with every car until the car is sold/traded. Nothing in the file on the RX other than noting an initial complaint about the rust stains on the rear hatch. Dealer...
03-02-18, 09:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,634
Posted By SteveCraig

Look for a product called "putty stick" or...

Look for a product called "putty stick" or perhaps "clay bar". Meguiars will have it as well as other brands. Simple to use & quite effective.
Looks like & is a piece of putty. Apply the supplied...
03-01-18, 02:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,634
Posted By SteveCraig

Had the same issue with mine. The interior steel...

Had the same issue with mine. The interior steel door & latch components are creating the rust & it's seeping through the gaskets. Cosmetic only on the paint, I'm not worrying about the interior...
01-16-18, 05:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 563
Posted By SteveCraig

Rust on the exterior of the lug-nuts will not...

Rust on the exterior of the lug-nuts will not affect the performance in any way. I did read, however, yours are loose.
Check the studs on the wheel hubs. They may have been stretched too much by...
11-19-17, 09:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 777
Posted By SteveCraig

I was very close to buying the components for the...

I was very close to buying the components for the factory remote start set-up. Involved removing some interior components to install but look like an easy job. No cutting/splicing required as the...
11-18-17, 04:32 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 14,345
Posted By SteveCraig

Rather than test at the 12V outlet go right to...

Rather than test at the 12V outlet go right to the battery, since you already have a tester. Under load is should maintain 12V, slightly above, with the engine off. Readings will gradually fall off...
11-07-17, 02:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 457
Posted By SteveCraig

Had the same issue with mine on the passenger...

Had the same issue with mine on the passenger side. Ordered a new cable before I took it apart. Found the cable has a coupler/joiner under the passenger side seat & the cable had simply slipped out....
11-07-17, 02:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 882
Posted By SteveCraig

Remove one of the plastic covers & see how the...

Remove one of the plastic covers & see how the roof structure was prepped. My bet is the nut assemblies are already there.
11-03-17, 04:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 906
Posted By SteveCraig

Assuming a few things: #1: all drains were put...

Assuming a few things: #1: all drains were put back securely including the O-rings. #2: no existing leaks or cooling line damage.

I'm thinking about the compressor used to pump the tranny fluid at...
09-22-17, 12:05 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 301,370
Posted By SteveCraig

I went through this last year with our '10....

I went through this last year with our '10. Chamberlain sent us a relay that plugged into the AC outlet for the door opener @ No Charge.
Program the car the operate the relay & the relay will...
07-23-17, 10:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,913
Posted By SteveCraig

Some dealers & private shops will indeed take...

Some dealers & private shops will indeed take advantage of unsuspecting clients.
Dropped my son's VW at the dealer while bringing it back from the airport. "Service due" light was on , he would be...
06-29-17, 04:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 777
Posted By SteveCraig

Ask them to bench test the old blower motor if...

Ask them to bench test the old blower motor if not too late. Electrical gremlins can be difficult to find at times. My bet is another issue, as others here have suggested. What needs to done is a...
06-29-17, 04:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,742
Posted By SteveCraig

I have a very close friend who is the "local go...

I have a very close friend who is the "local go to guy" for street rods, restorations, Vettes etc. When he was very young he was trying to change the front spring on a car by himself. It can be done...
06-20-17, 04:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 956
Posted By SteveCraig

http://www.ebay.com/itm/2015-lexus-rx350Rear-Door-...

http://www.ebay.com/itm/2015-lexus-rx350Rear-Door-panel-trim-liner-lining-interior-OEM-BLACK/252980847889

Looks like screws at the handle & lock locations. You might find a better pic from another...
06-12-17, 02:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,742
Posted By SteveCraig

Not suggesting Ebay at all but pointing to the...

Not suggesting Ebay at all but pointing to the availability of parts on-line. I'm in Canada too, East Coast.
I would change all 4 corners on my son's Civic with quick change units for about the...
06-11-17, 03:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,742
Posted By SteveCraig

222116199397 Try this Ebay listing number.

222116199397

Try this Ebay listing number.
06-11-17, 09:04 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,742
Posted By SteveCraig

I've changed struts on more than a few Japanese...

I've changed struts on more than a few Japanese vehicles. ( Think 3 university age children driving Civics)
While the physical size/shape will differ, the basics of the job are about the same....
05-27-17, 05:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 658
Posted By SteveCraig

Agreed. Is the F Sport higher/lower than a...

Agreed.
Is the F Sport higher/lower than a stock RX ? Was a part replaced with a stock RX part ?
Need to check the allowable difference between the rear wheels per factory recommendations.
If the...
05-27-17, 12:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 658
Posted By SteveCraig

I'd be looking for worn/damaged suspension...

I'd be looking for worn/damaged suspension components, especially where the rear system bolts to the uni-body hard-points.
Excess wear will allow movement & can be compensated with an alignment but...
05-15-17, 04:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 355
Posted By SteveCraig

I would take it back & ask them to recheck. It...

I would take it back & ask them to recheck.
It does take a few minutes to remove the old weights first as the adhesive is pretty tough. Always start with a bare wheel & balance as needed.
05-12-17, 01:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,543
Posted By SteveCraig

Answer is based on your local conditions & your...

Answer is based on your local conditions & your confidence level.
We're a bit NE of you & run dedicated snow tires for the Winter, however, we see some pretty brutal Winters.
05-08-17, 02:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 562
Posted By SteveCraig

For the RH side on my Japan built '10 in...

For the RH side on my Japan built '10 in Star-fire Pearl I was able to get this:
LEX 8791A48421A0.
OEM, fit as new, $ 86.20 + tax.

I buy from Lexus of Saint John.
05-03-17, 02:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,543
Posted By SteveCraig

Go to TireRack.com. Choose the tire & size you...

Go to TireRack.com. Choose the tire & size you have & look at the specs. It will give you a tire height which is directly related to the overall diameter.
Compare to the tire size on the RX. I would...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 498
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.