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  1. Go Faster
    Hey all, So in a slight pickle at the moment. I have a 2003 IS300 auto, just put a 1jz-gte VVTi (JZS171) in, sent it to a shop to finish the wiring, but they are hesitant to work on it because they've never done a swap that retained the auto, and are pushing me to a manual swap. I've google'd...
  2. Member Wanted To Buy/Trade
    Some lady totaled my 2013 Yamaha R6, and along with this the accident totaled my arm bone :). My Lexus IS300 is the only other form of transport I will be able to use, that is if I can get a new engine for it, and in it! The R6 was a cool alternative to the blown motor IS300 daily driver, until...
  3. General Discussion
    Hello! I've recently obtained a 2002 IS300 and plan on turning it into a track car/ project car for myself and my son in the future. This is my first time doing a build and I have only basic knowledge of building cars. I've done my research, read on the forum, and asked around about some...
  4. Basic Help & Repair
    to start my story off i bought the car less then a month ago I started to have problems with it stalling going into limp mode because the cat went bad and put the trans and throttle into limp mode, got the 3rd cat deleted car ran slightly better replaced the tps pig tail. Did spark plugs and pig...
  5. Basic Help & Repair
    Was backing up my drive way and it just shut off, when I try to start it I don’t hear my fuel pump prime. I’m hoping it’s just a relay or something but any ideas on what it might be? I don’t believe it’s the fuel pump itself but idk
  6. Go Fast Stuff
    Since the third or so month of owning my IS300 I put a dumb Nardi wheel on it and while I loved it, these days I'm missing my M mode buttons since I'm boosted and standaloned. I tried hooking up some ISx50 paddle shifters to the plug that goes behind the clock spring to no avail so now I'm...
  7. General Discussion
    So i have a 2002 is300 and i want to take out the inner red piece, to make it all chrome and clear, however i can’t access it without taking off the tail light cover. Am i able to bake it in the oven or heat gun or is cutting it open the only option. this is an issue because i don’t have access...
  8. Basic Help & Repair
    Hey so I recently bought an act clutch kit for my factory 5 speed 05 is300 and the throwout bearing jusr doesn't fit, I reached out to them and they said thsr its because my csr is a "sport is300" is why the throwout bearing doesn't fit. Should I just buy an oem one tob and run that? Or has...
  9. Go Faster
    I don’t know much about car computers but I just put the cxracing turbo kit in my Lexus IS300 (2jz-ge) and now I need help tuning it. Can I just tow or drive it to a dyno tuning place and they tune it up and it’s all good or do I have to buy a new ecu, chip, piggyback or something. Sorry if it...
  10. General Discussion
    I recently did my valve covers n spark plugs and now my car turns on but immediately cuts off. I have everything plugged in but when it comes to the hoses near the vapor canister I feel like somethings not right. Also I know I replaced the throttle position sensor and I didnt set it in any way...
  11. General Discussion
    Hey, I have a 2004 Lexus is300, I just installed an nrg quick release with the short hub and a new steering wheel. The install was pretty straight forward and the wheel is straight and everything seemed fine until I went to drive it. I got about 100 feet and then my slip indicator light came on...
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