1998 Lexus LS400 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1998 Lexus LS400
1998 Lexus LS400 Problems
Higher mileage cars can develop creaking and groaning noises in the front suspension, particularly when coming to a quick stop. Inspection and replacement of any worn parts should correct this concern.
1998 Lexus LS400 Questions
usually when stopping/slowing down, first indication radio will die, then in a minute or two, the engine will die and not restart without jump. Charging sys/battery ok. No chugging or sputtering, it just stops. Happened 5-6 times. mechanic can't duplicate. no fault codes present
running on 6 cylinders
Replaced timing belt and all belts last spring. Noise is not constant, still there when car is running but in Park. Turned of AC but noise is still there.