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by DBX
Mon Jul 01, 2013 1:24 pm
Forum: Visual & Exterior section
Topic: IS300 side markers?
Replies: 9
Views: 1126

Re: IS300 side markers?

Yep there is a recess for them, i remember a car show years ago a UK spec IS200 had them fitted both f/r didnt sit flat like USDM ones, strangely south korean spec IS200/300 got them along with US spec bumpers as standard or atleast all of them i seen from the net, http://tezzaworld.com/viewtopic.ph...
by DBX
Mon Jun 03, 2013 9:27 pm
Forum: Car chat
Topic: 200sx/silvia prices vs IS/Altezza prices
Replies: 14
Views: 1413

Re: 200sx/silvia prices vs IS/Altezza prices

Hmm im very sure 99.9% that UK and japan both got the S14 and s14a, s14a being facelift 200sx/silvia with the not so rounded front lights?? only reason is back in the days I remember seeing these cars at nissan stand at british motorshow when there was actually decent fun cars about unlike last 6+ y...
by DBX
Sun Jun 02, 2013 4:55 pm
Forum: Car chat
Topic: 200sx/silvia prices vs IS/Altezza prices
Replies: 14
Views: 1413

Re: 200sx/silvia prices vs IS/Altezza prices

Yes silvia/200sx is same, interesting I remember reading up that the S15 was sold officially in aus/nz as the 200sx that's probably only place in the world besides japan to sell them officially, and there is a NA one spec-s something ?? only 160bhp ?? these silvia S15's 11+ years old, TBH don't thin...
by DBX
Sat Jun 01, 2013 11:15 pm
Forum: Car chat
Topic: 200sx/silvia prices vs IS/Altezza prices
Replies: 14
Views: 1413

200sx/silvia prices vs IS/Altezza prices

Anyone know why prices, secondhand obviously for Nissan silvia/200sx are really expensive compared to Altezza / Lexus IS200/300 ?? not technically minded about 200sx/silvia only they are RWD, fast, tuning potential ? and handling ?? looks are nice too but so is Altezza, atleast tuning potential on R...
by DBX
Mon Apr 22, 2013 1:33 pm
Forum: Brakes and Suspension
Topic: 2nd hand discs a bad idea?
Replies: 11
Views: 689

Re: 2nd hand discs a bad idea?

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by DBX
Mon Apr 01, 2013 5:53 pm
Forum: Newbies - Check-in here!!
Topic: TAG-Team Altezza Guyana
Replies: 7
Views: 559

Re: TAG-Team Altezza Guyana

Nice, interesting grille I seen it once on a Australian IS200, are those headlights made for RHD ?? seeing you guys drive on the left like UK/Japan
by DBX
Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:24 pm
Forum: Brakes and Suspension
Topic: Tein springs
Replies: 3
Views: 547

Re: Tein springs

Thanks for info, yes Im on about the arch to tyre gap, its a little more visibly noticeable don't look bad and I can live with it, I had done for couple of years so far ! This dont seem the case on Tein despite claiming it lowers -23mm that's less than what eibach claims (-30mm) and pics I seen of t...
by DBX
Fri Mar 22, 2013 10:56 pm
Forum: Member's Cars / Projects
Topic: The new bus picked up tonight
Replies: 30
Views: 4321

Re: The new bus picked up tonight

Nice, I didn't realise you sold your white Altezza ?? like the bumper ! unless you changing the headlights, maybe try out headlight restorer ? im going to do that soon, so that's 3 IS/altezza's now ? :wink:
by DBX
Fri Mar 22, 2013 10:41 pm
Forum: Brakes and Suspension
Topic: Tein springs
Replies: 3
Views: 547

Tein springs

Is been playing on my mind for sometime, I got eibach springs -30mm f/r, as im led to believe ! the back is slightly higher than front, same as my old corolla t sport and mazda 323f also eibach, still happy with them ! then the Tein s tech springs -23mm rear and -30/35mm front, so logic is the heigh...
by DBX
Sat Mar 16, 2013 7:09 pm
Forum: Visual & Exterior section
Topic: Rims from another vehicle ??
Replies: 5
Views: 887

Rims from another vehicle ??

OK many people do this for long long time like OEM wheels from Mazda or a Nissan onto a Lexus/Toyota, would they be direct fitment ? like OEM RX8 wheels onto a Lexus IS200/300 Altezza ? i seen an IS200 with this but just wondered if its just direct fit ? reason i ask is that if i or anyone buy say R...
by DBX
Tue Mar 12, 2013 1:08 pm
Forum: Member's Cars / Projects
Topic: my one
Replies: 14
Views: 894

Re: my one

May even see you around mate !i dont really go to any meet ups or car shows or see many modified Lexus's/altezza's about ! i got a slightly modified uk spec IS200, i use to drive a altezza, i remember that there use to be a Integra dc2, ek9, S15 and even a suzuki swift from various times ? no wernt ...
by DBX
Mon Mar 11, 2013 6:39 pm
Forum: Member's Cars / Projects
Topic: my one
Replies: 14
Views: 894

Re: my one

Nice ! you dont live near southend airport by any chance ?
by DBX
Sat Mar 09, 2013 5:55 pm
Forum: Car chat
Topic: Carbon dipping - anyone had this done ?
Replies: 8
Views: 705

Re: Carbon dipping - anyone had this done ?

Yes hydrographic dippping, i guess thats same thing......? I like what i see from what some companies do, and that website /company wickedcoatings they qouted me about £60ish for the speedometer surround (thats removable) to be coated in carbon look, i seen this done on a IS200 from the facebook IS2...
by DBX
Fri Mar 08, 2013 8:00 pm
Forum: Newbies - Check-in here!!
Topic: ????
Replies: 4
Views: 513

Re: ????

There is also a basic spec Altezza AS and RS200 not as well specified and cheaper than the Z edition, and AS300 but thats only on the Gita Sportcross not saloon. I remember reading a article someone with a qualitat 1G-FE AS200 claims its 160kw from factory, a computer chip and exhaust thats more tha...
by DBX
Mon Mar 04, 2013 7:51 pm
Forum: Car chat
Topic: Carbon dipping - anyone had this done ?
Replies: 8
Views: 705

Carbon dipping - anyone had this done ?

http://www.carbonfibremagic.co.uk/index.php I actually never heard of it till last week, lol seeing i dont follow car modifications much as i use to, anyone had this done ? im liking the idea of getting few bits done if its not too much money, just need to find somewhere or get bits sent off be the...

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