2008 Lexus IS250 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Lexus IS250
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2008 Lexus IS250 ProblemsThe Inside Rear View Mirror May Become Discolored
The inside rear view mirror may become discolored or difficult to see clearly from. A revised mirror is available to correct this concern.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate after a cold start with an engine misfire code stored (P0300 - P0306). This condition can be caused by faulty valve lash adjuster and/or valve spring. Our technicians tell us that revised parts are available to correct this concern.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate on vehicles with an automatic transmission, with codes P0751, P2714, or P0894 stored. Our technicians tell us these may be "false" codes. Revised powertrain control module (PCM) is available to correct this concern.
2008 Lexus IS250 Questionsmy car has a loud pop when i turn the wheel and brake and accelerate. (1 answer)
it pops when i turn it pretty good a low speeds like 5 or 10 mp. and when i brake than when i accelerate. and its not a continuous popping sound it pops one time hard after each. it aint the cv axles i don't think or the tie rods. i was wondering if it may be a subframe bolt?
It has a hook up for ipod and mp3. But I can't figure out how or if I can hook up my music from my Android phone
The screen shows each area like audio, GPS map, menu etc... but when I touch screen, no response...Poof, one day it works and the next it doesn't. Its never come back, just stopped working. Any ideas?
2008 Lexus IS250 RecallsPotential Fuel Leak
Due to the remnants of anti-corrosion plating, a fuel leak may develop from where the fuel pressure sensor is attached to the fuel delivery pipe. Any fuel leak always increases the risk of a fire. Dealers will clean and reseal the area of the fuel pressure sensor to correct this concern.
The nuts that secure the windshield wiper arms may not have been tightened to the correct specification during vehicle assembly and as a result, if the wipers are restricted by an external load such as a build up of snow, one or both or the wipers may become inoperative. Inoperative wipers could reduce driver visibility and increase the risk of a vehicle crash. Lexus dealers will install new wiper arm nuts to correct this concern.
The fuel pressure sensor monitors fuel pressure for optimum engine performance and emission controls. Lexus has found that some of these sensors can loosen from the fuel line, which may cause the sealing gasket to leak fuel. To prevent this from occurring in the future, your Lexus dealer will ensure that these sensors are properly fastened. No schedule of owner notification is available at this time.