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Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Fri Apr 18, 2014 4:39 pm
by Moley
Very nice additions as always mate !!

Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Fri Apr 18, 2014 5:17 pm
by Dimis
Thanks mate. I like to look for discontinued parts and fit them on the car.

Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Fri May 02, 2014 10:07 pm
by Dimis
Today I visited my mechanic and changed the rear right knuckle. I took some pictures of the worn bush to have an idea how catastrophic it can be to your car if you leave it like that.

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by the way i found out that many tuners such as megan racing sell uprated bushes for the rear knuckles for small amount of money. You just have to have the correct tool to remove the bush and fit the new bushes. If i did a bit more search i could save a lot of money and not go for the oem part from Lexus.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/LEXUS-IS200-IS300-1999-2005-REAR-ARM-WHEEL-HUB-KNUCKLE-BUSH-x1-/170984450754?pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&fits=Car+Make%3ALexus&hash=item27cf77aac2

http://www.ebay.com/itm/ROCA-01-05-LEXUS-IS300-REAR-L-R-HUB-KNUCKLE-BUSHING-KIT-OE-OEM-STOCK-4-PCS-/181184145347?pt=Motors_Car_Truck_Parts_Accessories&fits=Make%3ALexus|Model%3AIS300&hash=item2a2f6aa7c3&vxp=mtr

[url]http://www.ebay.com/itm/Megan-Racing-Rear-Knuckle-Bushings-Fits-Lexus-IS200-IS300-01-05-/151234071317?pt=Motors_Car_Truck_Parts_Accessories&fits=Make%3ALexus|Model%3AIS300&hash=item233640cb15&vxp=mtr

Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Sat Sep 13, 2014 2:00 pm
by Dimis
I managed to get two discontinued TRD air bag cancellers. As you can imagine I am going for a new set of bucket recline seats!

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Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Tue Sep 16, 2014 7:09 pm
by Dimis
I fitted today the new key cover. It was not a straight fitment as I thought. It needed a bit of trimming on the top side in order to match the other half of the key case. I have attached the Toyota part number if anyone wants to have the same cover.

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Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Thu Sep 18, 2014 7:54 pm
by Dimis
And here are the new seats that I am waiting to arrive. I got them at a very good price.

Sparco Milano Seats

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Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:39 pm
by Dimis
I returned home on Saturday and today I fitted the carbon fiber bonnet. Actually it is not a TRD version but a rare Eleven nines bonnet. As I mentioned in the past it was painted badly from the previous owner so it needed a lot of work to be done in order to look again. So I took the easy way for start an wrapped it with di-noc glossy and fitted also the Aerocatch hood pins. Well I think the looks of it is much better than I thought. Here are some pics. Let me know what you think. BTW it is lightweight like paper. A lot of weight is reduce by removing the oem bonnet

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I will get some better pictures tomorrow in daylight

Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Sat Feb 14, 2015 7:44 pm
by Dimis
I ordered a set of Weld semi rigid differential mounts.

Some pictures of the Weld Semi Rigid Diff Mounts I found on the web. I will post more pictures when the ones I ordered arrive.

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Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Mon Feb 16, 2015 3:07 pm
by Dimis
I also got a few more parts.

TRD Door Stabilizers. A few pictures i found from the net util the parts arrive.

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and a Beatrush Laile lever bush

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I will return home at the end of February and then I will install all the parts. I will upload pictures of the parts on my Lexus and write a review. Stay tuned.

Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 9:54 am
by banan1984
You are better then me finding any stuff to add to the car :lol: :lol: :lol: Very good Dimis!!

Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 10:51 am
by Dimis
@banan1984: thanks lad. :roll:

Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 7:22 pm
by banan1984
Any improvement after fitting Beatrush Laile lever bush??

Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Sun Feb 22, 2015 9:10 am
by Dimis
The bush has not been fitted yet. Waiting to get all the parts in hands and have them on the car. I will let you know.

Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Tue Apr 07, 2015 8:44 am
by Stainless
Hello. You managed to put EXHAUST DECAT MANIFOLD MF6547 from TOYOSPORT? Problems with bracket TTE did not have ?

Re: Greek Lexus IS200 Supercharged

Posted: Tue Apr 07, 2015 3:35 pm
by Dimis
Hi, I do not have a TOYOSPORT manifold. I got mine from an Australian exhaust shop many years ago. DKNE exhausts. I do not know if they still exist. I did not have any problems with TTE crandle during installation.