2009 Lexus ES350 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2009 Lexus ES350

2009 Lexus ES350 Problems

Shaking at 60 mph +

Car has a defective part which Lexus will not admit too, a defective axle assembly.

Check Engine Light With Code P0505

The Check Engine Light may illuminate with a fault code P0505 stored. Our technicians tell us that this fault can be caused by a failed electronic throttle body assembly which will require replacement.

Software Upgrade for Navigation & Heater Control Displays

Various concerns with the navigation & heater control display, along with Bluetooth compatibility may be corrected by upgrading the appropriate software.

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2009 Lexus ES350 Questions

Noise in engine (1 answer)

I have a clinking noise that comes and goes. My mechanic does not know where it is coming from. He said it could be coming from a fan belt, a bearing or something else. Have you heard of this problem

The left side of my air-conditioning is blowing hot air The right side is ok (1 answer)

Could roaring noise I'm hearing in rear end over 30 mph be a sign of bad bearing (2 answers)

Or could this be a flaw in micheln tires? Had them rotated regular, but this didn't help. They still have 50% of wear left on them.

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2009 Lexus ES350 Recalls

Toyota Recalls 2004–2010 Vehicles Due to Stuck-Open Accelerator Pedal

Toyota is recalling 2004–2010 models for an accelerator pedal that can get stuck in the wide open position due to problems with the floor mat. This may cause high vehicle speeds that make it difficult to stop the vehicle, which can result in a crash. In order to correct the problem, dealers will replace the pedals, alter the shape of the floor, and/or replace the floor mats. Toyota will also modify software on certain models to ensure that the brake overrides the accelerator in the event that both are applied.

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2009 Lexus ES350 Reviews

I absolutely love my Lexus ES350! I had driven nothing but the S-Series Mercedes Benz for 15 years, and never wanted anything other than a Mercedes again. When the last one needed over $7000 in repairs (replacement of all vacuum pumps, air conditioning compressor, brakes and rotors, and the head gasket), my husband was not happy about buying another Mercedes. He encouraged me to at least drive...
good car

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