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Yesterday, 12:38 PM
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Posted By vwynn

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Under my valve cover....166k miles. I dont know the exact miles...
11-12-18, 11:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 293
Posted By vwynn

Its 2018. Oil has come a long way and so has...

Its 2018. Oil has come a long way and so has engines.

6500-7500 is fine... Blackstone labs even said you should be safe pushing it near 10k.
11-12-18, 11:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 855
Posted By vwynn

hose clamps only require slightly larger pliers...

hose clamps only require slightly larger pliers but these help a lot..

https://www.harborfreight.com/10-in-groove-joint-pliers-69379.html

Just be careful when removing them OFF the house since...
11-09-18, 09:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 855
Posted By vwynn

Did my radiator replacement solo... ide say its a...

Did my radiator replacement solo... ide say its a 4/10 banana job. Pretty easy and painless.
11-07-18, 04:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 168
Posted By vwynn

since you want to have stock height and assuming...

since you want to have stock height and assuming that youre not carrying a lot of weight and this "dive" sensation has been incrementally increasing over time.. it really points to old/blown shocks...
11-07-18, 01:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 168
Posted By vwynn

replace shocks and be done with it. If you ...

replace shocks and be done with it.

If you enjoy the stock ride and controls (adjustments) then buy OEM toyota/Lexus shocks.

If you dont care for comfort/sport... plenty of options ranging...
11-05-18, 08:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 642
Posted By vwynn

dont quote me on this however the SAIS simply...

dont quote me on this however the SAIS simply injects air into the cat converter to assist in catalyzing the exhaust fumes when the cats are cold... Also aids in speeding up the warming up processes...
11-02-18, 04:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 274
Posted By vwynn

i agree with this post.... I still dont see the...

i agree with this post.... I still dont see the logic behind the thinking of trash building up in the gas tank. Its literally a smooth tank with a feed on the bottom... eventually that "trash" is...
11-01-18, 04:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 274
Posted By vwynn

man... $5 in gas is like... only a little over a...

man... $5 in gas is like... only a little over a gallon.. If the low gas light is on youre on the "reserve" or the 2ish gallon mark. Why not just go to the nearest gas station to fill up the FULL...
10-31-18, 12:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 331
Posted By vwynn

looks like cancer.

looks like cancer.
10-17-18, 05:12 PM
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Views: 313
Posted By vwynn

gunna be hard for anyone on the forum to help...

gunna be hard for anyone on the forum to help without video then... kinda shooting in the dark right now.
10-16-18, 06:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 313
Posted By vwynn

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q3Zoc2eqxqo ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q3Zoc2eqxqo

This noise?
10-09-18, 02:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By vwynn

Have you at least removed the belt and test the...

Have you at least removed the belt and test the pulleys???

Probably the best thing to do at the moment to skip the guess work. If its one of the pulleys it should be an easy fix afterwards.
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10-05-18, 09:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,873
Posted By vwynn

nice! Whats the biggest tire/wheel setup you can...

nice! Whats the biggest tire/wheel setup you can fit on it?
10-05-18, 09:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 536
Posted By vwynn

Gweber, Do you have KDSS? I didnt think OEM...

Gweber, Do you have KDSS?

I didnt think OEM suspension was dynamic (i could be wrong) but was more static where you set it to where you want it. Dont forget poor ride could be associated to worn...
10-02-18, 05:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 988
Posted By vwynn

ide totally buy it to turn into an offroad rig.. ...

ide totally buy it to turn into an offroad rig..

Timing belt isnt a tough job to do.
10-01-18, 01:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 319
Posted By vwynn

dont really need to remove the spare wheel but im...

dont really need to remove the spare wheel but im sure itll give you extra room. I was able to remove my rear bags without needing the remove it. Its essentially only held on by a clip and hose.
09-26-18, 05:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 386
Posted By vwynn

Curious, how did it break??

Curious, how did it break??
09-20-18, 09:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 642
Posted By vwynn

You guys have pictures of your install? Post em...

You guys have pictures of your install? Post em up to see how discrete it is
09-20-18, 09:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 372
Posted By vwynn

I dont see the problem of having them...

I dont see the problem of having them total-loss'ing the car. lol.. Just buy the car back and fix it yourself with the value they paid you out :).. you will have plenty extra.
09-19-18, 02:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 203
Posted By vwynn

The only solution for pollution is dilution. ...

The only solution for pollution is dilution.

Just dilute the old coolant with new coolant. As long as you are able to remove 80-90% of it youre okay.

Drain the radiator, 2 side plugs, and...
09-13-18, 02:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 518
Posted By vwynn

I still don't get why having a dip stick makes...

I still don't get why having a dip stick makes things that much better for the transmission.

Yes 04+ have sealed transmission .drain and fill is actually easy in my eyes compared to ones with a...
09-11-18, 04:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 518
Posted By vwynn

yea PCV valve + hose should be replaced if they...

yea PCV valve + hose should be replaced if they are fouled up pretty bad... the 2uz PCV is pretty robust however.

But cheap preventative maintenance.
09-11-18, 10:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 518
Posted By vwynn

I also have valve cover gasket + spark plug seal...

I also have valve cover gasket + spark plug seal for when the valve covers decide to leak..

also have intake manifold gasket ready for when i want to remove it for sh1ts and giggles to clean up...
09-11-18, 10:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 518
Posted By vwynn

Right after i bought mine with 165k... i did the...

Right after i bought mine with 165k... i did the following

Front Diff / Rear Diff / Transfer case fluid
Lube all U joints + shaft
Spark plugs
Brake fluid DOT 4
transmission fluid with Vavoline...
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