1997 Lexus ES300 Repair and Maintenance Costs
A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Lexus ES300
The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1997 Lexus ES300 is between $381 and $466 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.
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1997 Lexus ES300scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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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...
Intermittent failure of a purge control valve in the evaporative emission system can cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. A failed valve should be replaced to correct this problem.
Jump started many times with old battery and installed a new battery 2 different times
Just purchased the car, hoping it would be a reliable choice, now day 3, I hear a revving sound w...
It doesn't happen all the time but when I lock the doors the alarm will go off for no reason. Als...
Overall (2 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Electrical & Lights
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
November 10, 2010
1997 Lexus ES300
issues with the EVAP suspension and steering
March 10, 2009
My 1992 Lexus ES300 was the real champ. It achieved 249,850 miles before I sold it. The biggest cost items for that car were the front and rear seals, which eventually wear out and the timing bel...