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@  Foon : (08 December 2017 - 01:46 PM)

I changed dead battery in 2008 Shelby, now my instrument cluster is not working correctly. No fuel indication , no oil pressure indication,no blinkers or 4 ways(indication). All lights work but don't indicate. Did I blow a fuse, does the computer need reset??

@  smokum : (07 December 2017 - 03:30 PM)

Congrats tipmartinez ..... incredible car isnt it

@  tipmartinez : (05 December 2017 - 02:03 PM)

New member purchased a used 2016 GT350 in Aug. Loving it so far.

@  panhead201 : (27 November 2017 - 08:08 PM)

Anybody know if 66 350 H came in white with gold stripes? I always thought they only came in black with gold or white with blue. The one I've got is white with gold. I did a bare metal strip and repaint and if it was a repaint I can't tell.It's also got a Paxton on it. I freshened it up, forged pistons and rods, cam. shaft mounted Jesel roller rockers, etc. It's dynoing about 585, and I love driving it. It's gonna get me in trouble. Thanks, if anybody knows about the paint.

@  islandmon : (24 November 2017 - 10:12 AM)

SCCA Class

@  Dagon : (22 November 2017 - 02:06 PM)

challah bread!!

@  smokum : (22 November 2017 - 08:42 AM)

Hola back !!!

@  jimbo020 : (21 November 2017 - 01:10 PM)

hola!

@  Dagon : (20 November 2017 - 05:53 PM)

Used Gt350 for sale in virginia area, will ship.

@  sigsauerguy68 : (19 November 2017 - 09:53 PM)

spoiler

@  smokum : (17 November 2017 - 01:29 PM)

pm sent PSU Alumm2

@  PSU Alumm2 : (17 November 2017 - 11:55 AM)

I placed an order and paid for the License plate holder that is listed on this site on the 15th & to date I have not gotten any shipping info. Also sent an email with no response. Any suggestions? It is through registry market place.
They refunded my money, but I really wanted the license plate holder. I will look elsewhere I guess.

@  smokum : (15 November 2017 - 12:54 PM)

welcome gss716 ...... enjoy the car !!!

@  gss716 : (13 November 2017 - 02:08 PM)

gss716 just joined 2017 gt350 white blue stripes 100 miles and counting

@  smokum : (07 November 2017 - 08:46 AM)

ROAD READY ... I hope your ok .... sounds like the car has had better days ... really sorry to hear .... hope you had track insurance on the car

@  cohibaguerrero : (06 November 2017 - 01:17 PM)

lowering seat

@  roadready : (05 November 2017 - 04:19 PM)

Hey new to forum have 2017 gt 350 beware of oil filter coming loose.I was at watkins glenn for track day oil filter came loose and 10 quarts of oil leaked out in nothing flat nailed wall wiped car. Please check filter torque every 500 miles this happened at 625 miles since I checked filter torque. Do not want to see anyone hurt. Be safe.

@  JLRX : (30 October 2017 - 07:43 PM)

Registry Marketplace - any issues/complaints?

@  JLRX : (30 October 2017 - 07:40 PM)

Registry Marketplace

@  smokum : (27 October 2017 - 11:17 AM)

Unless you already have, I would post this under racing ..... but I think you will be fine. I am sure your not the first GT350 to run that track.


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#1 OFFLINE   WAGT350

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 08:51 PM

Is it just me or do Lexus cars seem to lack performance overall? Just seem to be gutless compared to our GT350 and even my old 2006 Nissan Z350.






#2 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 12:01 PM

Cant say on that brand Wag, however the new slew of commercials showing the lexus's on a road course I think is a good commercial

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#3 OFFLINE   WAGT350

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 01:58 PM

just watched a few races- not bad but I still like our GT350's better :)



#4 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 18 October 2017 - 09:38 AM

just watched a few races- not bad but I still like our GT350's better :)

 

 

 

of course ...... not too many cars that can compete with the GT350.  I personally feel that if you order a set of R wheels and tires and put them on a GT350 with identical drivers,  both cars would turn

similar times .... the R should be a tad faster but only by nano seconds ..... the R weighs a little less and I think the suspension is ever so slightly diffferent

 

anyone else want to chime in ?

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#5 OFFLINE   WAGT350

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Posted 18 October 2017 - 11:52 AM

I am looking into the R carbon fiber rims myself- hope the come down in price. Less weight at the tires/rims makes a big difference!



#6 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 18 October 2017 - 11:57 AM

I am looking into the R carbon fiber rims myself- hope the come down in price. Less weight at the tires/rims makes a big difference!

 

 

 

wag ..... decided to open a whole new post in RACING on how competitive a GT350 would be with the R wheels and tires only against a real R

 

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#7 OFFLINE   Springer

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Posted 24 October 2017 - 11:28 PM

The Lexus LC 500 is already dead.  Bury it.  My local dealer had six on the lot.   Way, way over-weight (4400 lbs),  It doesn't even break 500hp. 

 

Consumers are not sold on it.   Outstanding visually, performance and handing are mediocre at best.

 

Did poorly in a sports car comparison tests in one of the car mags recently.



#8 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 25 October 2017 - 08:45 AM

that heavy and the power ...... a great hwy cruising car is about it

 

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006





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