1997 Lexus ES300 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Lexus ES300
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1997 Lexus ES300 ProblemsCheck Engine Light Due to Failed EVAP Purge Control Valve
On higher mileage vehicles, an engine misfire may develop and/or the Check Engine Light may illuminate due to a failed ignition coil. It is not uncommon to replace all the coils when the first one fails in order to prevent return trips to the repair shop.
Debris can get into the idle air control valve. This will restrict the air flow into the engine, causing idle speed and/or stalling when cold. The valve can be cleaned or replaced to correct this concern.
1997 Lexus ES300 QuestionsWhen locking the doors after a few minutes the alarm goes off & fob problem (1 answer)
It doesn't happen all the time but when I lock the doors the alarm will go off for no reason. Also I have the key fob but it is broken where it attaches to a lot chain can I get a new fob for this car or can I just replace the battery in the old one