Der Stig's 2008 Lexus GX470/Toyota Prado/Soccer Mom Mobile

Der Stig

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Just got the call from the indy shop.

$1700 worth of work.

Both valve covers leaking and a dead starter.

I had zero desire and time to do these jobs myself, so it'll be worth it.

And apparently my air filter was filthy *flashes back to all the dirt roads and wheeling shenanigans*
 

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Aye, there's whole lot going on down there - definitely explains the bill. Even the valve cover gaskets look to be a chore.

I dig the OEM engine crane hooks, very thoughtful.
 

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Yeah, definitely more than I wanted to mess with the temps dropping this week.
 

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The steel is really nice, but some of the panels have gotten a little warped in delivery.
I suspect the warping is from the laser cutting, not the delivery. Heat cycling and all that jazz. Luckily it's minimal.
 
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Got it back yesterday and it threw a code and misfired in the lot of the shop. Needless to say, I was unhappy.

Fortunately, they got it done that day and found that one of the new intake gaskets they installed slipped out and caused the issue. Very pleased with how they handled it and happy to have the GX back.
 
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