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Forum: Projects and Restorations 11-12-2018, 12:40 AM
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Posted By wrxmania
Pics coming soon - need enough time to get the...

Pics coming soon - need enough time to get the post written. Also need an hour or two to finish the job started but is just over zero degrees and night and too cold for things to dry I need on the...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 10-12-2018, 01:12 AM
Replies: 420
Views: 65,867
Posted By wrxmania
Did some decent preventative work in this today...

Did some decent preventative work in this today in the cold, then the dark.

Packed up now and will hopefully finish tomorrow (in the dark and cold after work) and will get the thread updated then...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 05-12-2018, 11:44 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 26,390
Posted By wrxmania
Good work. I managed to get my genuine...

Good work.

I managed to get my genuine Denso Air Conditioning Condenser for £72 for my Avensis. Always worth checking the part number as, in my case, there were three identical ones of wildly...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 02-12-2018, 11:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,851
Posted By wrxmania
The only car I have ever owned that needed...

The only car I have ever owned that needed nothing done in 3 1/2 years and 50,000 miles. They are superbly reliable.


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 02-12-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,851
Posted By wrxmania
Decent prices all round there [emoji106] ...

Decent prices all round there [emoji106]


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 02-12-2018, 02:39 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
New (to me) Lexus GS450h

Yeah it has a bit.

The Avensis is just topping 5000 miles since I got it in August.


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 02-12-2018, 03:42 AM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
Topped 40,000 miles of driving since I bought the...

Topped 40,000 miles of driving since I bought the car and also passed this milestone of mileage

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20181202/8d892d4937709bd5bb794adf2648e8ad.jpg


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 27-11-2018, 11:46 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
Need to get he car cleaned up a bit, and the...

Need to get he car cleaned up a bit, and the wheels sealed in the very near future to protect them for the winter.

So many jobs - so little time in my life. The Avensis also needs a few decent...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 26-11-2018, 11:14 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
Finally - some success!! Over to Ecosse...

Finally - some success!!

Over to Ecosse Powder Coating tonight at 18:30 and they started work to get the new TPMS valve in.

No issues and a straight forward fitting with zero wheel damage.
...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 25-11-2018, 11:07 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
New (to me) Lexus GS450h

Reset the error codes tonight using Techstream and also took a note of the 3 working TPMS sensors to enable me to recode them all (plus the new one) to the car [emoji106]

Here are the valves as...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 25-11-2018, 11:03 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 65,867
Posted By wrxmania
Toyota Avensis T27 Tourer Project

Another hour + on the cruise control again today

Airbag out, cruise stalk and wiring in, Techstream connected - no luck.

Tried everything - has the clutch sensor working but the stalk does...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 23-11-2018, 01:19 AM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
As above posts, warnings been on the dashboard...

As above posts, warnings been on the dashboard for 100+ miles so far [emoji1787]


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 22-11-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
New valve and fitting kit has arrived but allot...

New valve and fitting kit has arrived but allot place closed from tonight until next week as they are on holiday!

May use a local place if I have time or just wait until next week.
...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 21-11-2018, 11:45 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
After some phoning around dealers and negotiating...

After some phoning around dealers and negotiating online have a genuine Lexus TPMS valve and genuine fitting kit on the post.

Due tomorrow and hope to get it fitted on Friday night [emoji106]

...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 21-11-2018, 12:28 AM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
Indeed they have. Highly recommended to anyone...

Indeed they have. Highly recommended to anyone looking.

They are going to fit my replacement TPMS for me - that way there will be no damage to my wheels.


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 21-11-2018, 12:26 AM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
New (to me) Lexus GS450h

As expected, car is running great but after 60 miles since wheels going on, the TPMS warning light etc are all on.

New sensor and fitting it is!! Then I should be able to code it myself to the...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 21-11-2018, 12:24 AM
Replies: 420
Views: 65,867
Posted By wrxmania
Yeah - I am going to to install the arm again and...

Yeah - I am going to to install the arm again and then connect the OBD to Techstream and see if there is a way to get it activated in there [emoji106]


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 20-11-2018, 12:06 AM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
New (to me) Lexus GS450h

I also currently have zero TPMS warning lights on, in spite of one being in the bin!!

After 20 miles of driving I would have thought it would appear - but only a matter of time!

Luckily I...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 19-11-2018, 11:33 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 65,867
Posted By wrxmania
Toyota Avensis T27 Tourer Project

Very welcome. I measured the tyres and compared to the dimensions for the cover.

Looked like it would fit by 1cm but was easily more than that - would probably fit of 17 or 18” tyres and would...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 19-11-2018, 11:23 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
Glad they kept at it - it will make a big...

Glad they kept at it - it will make a big difference to keeping the car looking good for the next 3 years or so.

Will be great to get some of the other small jobs done on it over the winter and...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 19-11-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 65,867
Posted By wrxmania
Toyota Avensis T27 Tourer Project

Interesting aside and some of that I think is an expectation that a car needs to rev through a series of gears - but in future fewer and fewer cars will work like this as there is no need.

My...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 19-11-2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
New (to me) Lexus GS450h

Just picked up the wheels.

The guys have had some job. It’s even had multiple extra coats of lacquer after baking to ensure the new trims will bolt flush to the surface.

Almost every chrome...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 19-11-2018, 10:37 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
Lol - 12 years on the road, dozens of tyre...

Lol - 12 years on the road, dozens of tyre changes, probably little looking after and several bad refurbs, it was amazing they were in that good a shape!


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 19-11-2018, 01:58 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 65,867
Posted By wrxmania
https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2...

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F232636581381

It’s the chair stack cover from the drop down
Forum: Projects and Restorations 19-11-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 136,903
Posted By wrxmania
Indeed. Wheels are currently primed and...

Indeed.

Wheels are currently primed and about to be put into silver.
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