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Forum: Lotus Evora   08-19-2019, 03:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 575
Posted By scv
Check the "How to.." forum; there is a thread...

Check the "How to.." forum; there is a thread about the compressor being a Toyota part....gives part #....
Forum: Lotus Evora   08-15-2019, 03:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 281
Posted By scv
I believe the ECU program controls idle speed...

I believe the ECU program controls idle speed (depending on driving mode selected), as is common with all current, autos with electronic management......? Whether dealer can adjust via Tech Centre...
Forum: Lotus Evora   08-15-2019, 03:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 319
Posted By scv
My wife is kinda shifty.....nothing automatic...

My wife is kinda shifty.....nothing automatic about her.........(only drives manual, the SUV auto only while in disguise!)
Forum: Lotus Evora   08-14-2019, 03:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 575
Posted By scv
Agree with Esseye. Will be good to here...

Agree with Esseye. Will be good to here resolution of problem; hopefully not a bad "batch" of compressors should this be the culprit..............
Forum: Lotus Evora   08-14-2019, 03:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 472
Posted By scv
It looks like the wheel is ~approx 15-20 degrees...

It looks like the wheel is ~approx 15-20 degrees off. If had been removed/refitted for some reason, could have been done poorly, and alignment not a fault; checking previous maintenance would be...
Forum: Lotus Evora   08-05-2019, 03:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 951
Posted By scv
Also my experience,,,,,now with total of ~5000...

Also my experience,,,,,now with total of ~5000 miles, symptom gone within past few thousand............
Forum: Lotus Evora   08-03-2019, 04:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 479
Posted By scv
Yes, final bid and sale-no sale will be...

Yes, final bid and sale-no sale will be interesting to watch.............
Forum: Lotus Evora   08-03-2019, 04:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 547
Posted By scv
I used a black zip tie, through a hole punched in...

I used a black zip tie, through a hole punched in the rubber grommet protecting the mounting site for the tow hook, with end protruding just out the grill so grommet can be removed manually without...
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-31-2019, 03:34 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 20,048
Posted By scv
Consider measuring runout on rotors with dial...

Consider measuring runout on rotors with dial gauge; may rule out warpage (confirm rotors are properly mounted before checking runout)........?
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-24-2019, 04:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 440
Posted By scv
Sorry for the misleading picture. I did not use...

Sorry for the misleading picture. I did not use the latch bolt ground; used the factory ground to the chmsl (pic misleadingly shows overlay view of the two ground wires where they each exit the...
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-23-2019, 04:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 440
Posted By scv
Well, finally got to this project. Spaghettipie,...

Well, finally got to this project. Spaghettipie, thanks for confirming wire colors; mine are the same.
In further efforts, I found for me a perfect location. Remove the panel from the inside of the...
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-21-2019, 03:56 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,837
Posted By scv
Yes, separate discussion forum......?????

Yes, separate discussion forum......?????
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-11-2019, 03:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 592
Posted By scv
Most of the articles relate the "cause" to your...

Most of the articles relate the "cause" to your post #12, as I attempted to point out, and a cause with which I agree is probable..........ECU cause improbable as investigations noted................
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   07-11-2019, 03:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 714
Posted By scv
Might go viral........

Might go viral........
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-10-2019, 03:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 592
Posted By scv
A simple web search renders many references...

A simple web search renders many references ...............
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-10-2019, 03:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,211
Posted By scv
If car does not sell, I believe Lotus USA has the...

If car does not sell, I believe Lotus USA has the option of beginning the warranty as they deem. They allow the dealer an amount of time to sell, and if doesn't, at some point they require the...
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-10-2019, 03:23 AM
Replies: 4,753
Views: 474,603
Posted By scv
A thought; in checking corner weights et al, I...

A thought; in checking corner weights et al, I believe it is required to disconnect sway bars, as any preloading will affect readings, giving faulty results.........? Re: "How to Make Your Car...
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-10-2019, 03:13 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 27,093
Posted By scv
So goes the coarsening of our culture;...

So goes the coarsening of our culture; unfortunate and obvious example is the acceptance by many of the "F" word as a go-to adjective.
"Profanity is the effort of a feeble mid trying to express...
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-09-2019, 03:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 592
Posted By scv
Assessment probable; Below info Re: Toyota's...

Assessment probable; Below info Re: Toyota's "problem":shrug:
Link:
[Search domain www.edmunds.com/car-safety/for-toyota-owners-unintended-acceleration-lawsuit-settlement.html]...
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-02-2019, 04:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,963
Posted By scv
On MY 17/400 MT, have a Platinum Premium Plus...

On MY 17/400 MT, have a Platinum Premium Plus battery-5 yr warranty- (not Varta as manual states), not sure if delivered with car or replacement. Car manufactured in 1/17, bought by me (Victory...
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-02-2019, 04:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,177
Posted By scv
Very cool; takes care of a number of potential...

Very cool; takes care of a number of potential problems with battery failure, affords piece of mind.........
Forum: Lotus Evora   07-01-2019, 04:12 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 27,093
Posted By scv
Glad to see they are removable. Not pretty to me,...

Glad to see they are removable. Not pretty to me, and would stop my ownership if not removable............
Forum: Lotus Evora   06-19-2019, 03:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,591
Posted By scv
Good one! Almost as bad as the trendy...

Good one! Almost as bad as the trendy kale..............(maybe worse though).......
Forum: New Member Introductions   06-17-2019, 03:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 365
Posted By scv
Congratulations; have same color combination in...

Congratulations; have same color combination in my 17 MT. Where are you located-perhaps the "real west coast"??
Forum: Lotus Evora   05-25-2019, 03:36 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,671
Posted By scv
Good/valid point on separate MCs and fluid...

Good/valid point on separate MCs and fluid motion-my horizon has been broadened!.....think I will follow your lead on stocking Tilton MC, and should opportunity arise, change out even if OEM still...
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