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Discussion in '80-Series Tech' started by uzj100, Jan 19, 2007.

  1. uzj100

    uzj100 SILVER Star

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    I purchased a 96 LX on Tuesday. Locked and stock. It has a 155k miles and all maintenance receipts from new from the lexus dealer. I have exercised the diffs already at a job site near my office in Morrisville, NC. Both diffs engaged very quickly. I forgot all cool front and rear diff locks are and the fact that it climbs like a billy goat when they are engaged even with AT tires.

    First mod - CDL and 7 pin. After that, who knows. I will probably go with sliders and tires.

    uzj100
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  2. Makes me want to go out and find another one. :D :D

    Congratulations!

    What is with the dash blank on the far, far left of the steering wheel. The one next to the DS door to the left of the mirror controls?

    -B-
  3. TrustyToyota

    TrustyToyota

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    Truck looks very nice!! Great find
  4. reffug

    reffug

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    'in dat der briar patch'
    :princess: are there pink panties in the glovebox?
  5. uzj100

    uzj100 SILVER Star

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    Yes, along with the factory cell phone and factory cd changer that still works great.
  6. mot

    mot SILVER Star

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  7. uzj100

    uzj100 SILVER Star

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    Missing hole cover. Should be rectified once the cdl switch comes in. CDL swith in top row above hvac controls.
  8. eldgenb

    eldgenb

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    Nice rig!!
  9. Loppy

    Loppy

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    hehehe.... nice come-back.

    Sick rig man. Congrats.
  10. jditom

    jditom

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    Good score!

    Tires and suspension and you are on your way to the dark side:flipoff2:
  11. NaterGator

    NaterGator On Gilligan's Island SILVER Star

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    Looks eerily familiar, except your leather seats look like they are in really good condition ;)

  12. Ting

    Ting

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    Welcome...

    My twins...

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  13. nakman

    nakman addict. Supporting Vendor

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  14. NaterGator

    NaterGator On Gilligan's Island SILVER Star

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    Haha I've got alot of money to make before I'll be buying schwag like the big R
  15. DTAYLOR

    DTAYLOR

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    nice!
  16. uzj100

    uzj100 SILVER Star

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    First mod complete, I removed the factory cell phone and cell phone cradle from top cubby in center console.

    uzj100
  17. PDoyle

    PDoyle SILVER Star

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    Love the leather! Looks great! Buy $$$ the leather cleaner. Leatherique seems to be the best.
  18. uzj100

    uzj100 SILVER Star

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    The front seats are still so clean I may run some kind of seat cover on the bottom.

    uzj100
  19. PDoyle

    PDoyle SILVER Star

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    They look awesome. No cracks yet. This Leatherique has a cleaning kit to help keep that look. $50 bucks tho. But worth it. Don't use armorall (sp) on it.
  20. LX_TREME

    LX_TREME

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    Nice rig same color as mine, two tone and for your future reference (In case you want to get the touch paint code from your local stealership) the top - 1B1 and bottom C14 too bad CDan can't ship any liquid (chemical) to us.

    But for those own the LX, do you guys notice anything odd the grab bar pillar on his passenger side? It looks lil square not oval or maybe my eyes here..too early to check the Mud.
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