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asian_punk
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Feb 3, 11:45pm - #96657 
who watched RMM's lexus IS 430 on Rides?

IMO the IS 430 was pretty crazy, i loved the sound of that v8 woo hoo !!!!!i want an IS 300 now

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Eman
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Feb 4, 12:08am - #96658 
guess what they replaced the v6 with a v8 aluminum block and gained only two lbs and in return got 350 motha fuhhinnn horses...mmm mmm mmm...im salivating


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v3n0m
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Feb 4, 12:41am - #96659 
It was pretty sweet. The wheels they went with looked like 5Zigens Copse thumbsup And the paint was eek

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Kim
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Feb 4, 1:45am - #96660 
paint job was kinda plain though. but it was a nice car mechanically.


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Blue_Jaggon
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Feb 4, 8:48am - #96661 
i watched it i thought it was sick...be sweet if they made something like that

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trog2233
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Feb 4, 9:30am - #96662 
Yea i watched it...pretty sweet...i'd buy one... thumbsup

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Evan
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Feb 4, 11:56am - #96663 
Originally Posted by trog2233
Yea i watched it...pretty sweet...i'd buy one... thumbsup


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Heat
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Feb 4, 1:51pm - #96664 
Did they ever show how they fooled the IS300 into thinking it was still an auto?

And did they ever say which Supra tranny they used?

Great show though! I want one too. smile


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Feb 4, 1:53pm - #96665 
Originally Posted by Heat
Did they ever show how they fooled the IS300 into thinking it was still an auto?

And did they ever say which Supra tranny they used?

Great show though! I want one too. smile


No they just said they fooled the ECU somehow...didn't say how...and they just sayin supra 6 speed tranny grin

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Feb 4, 1:55pm - #96666 
the car looks sweet thumbsup


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Feb 4, 1:56pm - #96667 
nope didn't watch it because I didn't care, so tongue

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Heat
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Feb 4, 2:01pm - #96668 
Originally Posted by trog2233
Originally Posted by Heat
Did they ever show how they fooled the IS300 into thinking it was still an auto?

And did they ever say which Supra tranny they used?

Great show though! I want one too. smile


No they just said they fooled the ECU somehow...didn't say how...and they just sayin supra 6 speed tranny grin


I was flipping back and forth and wasn't sure if I missed anything.

Thanks anyway. wave


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Feb 4, 4:15pm - #96669 
I saw it, it was great


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Feb 4, 4:49pm - #96670 
repost

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Feb 5, 1:11am - #96671 
drop date around 2005-2006...right around the corner baby..


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