2004 Lexus LS430 Repair and Maintenance
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2004 Lexus LS430 ProblemsRear Window Sunshade Fails and Makes Grinding Noise
The motor for the rear window sunshade in the 2001-2006 Lexus LS430 is known to fail. When this occurs, the sunshade will not extend down the window, and a grinding noise is heard until the motor fails as well.
Replacement of the sunshade assembly is necessary to correct this failure, however, removing the fuse for the sunshade will stop the motor from making the irritating grinding noise.
Various issues may develop with the multi-display panel. Our technicians tell us a redesigned multi-display panel is available which may correct these concerns.
Poor quality low speed transmission shifting may be noted. Our technicians tell us updated transmission software is available which may correct this concern.
2004 Lexus LS430 QuestionsAfter new tires installed, CHECK VSC, TRAC OFF, and CHECK ENGINE lights on. (1 answer)
I had no error codes prior to having new Michelin tires installed at Sams Club. Immediately after, CHECK VSC, TRAC OFF, and the RED EXCLAMATION point lights came on. Had a local repair shop read codes. Indicates YAW RATE SENSOR CALIBRATION, STEERING ANGLE, and several other codes. Google search i...
And a passenger side rear door lock do not work. Rear woofer is distorted sound,
Seems like gas pressurized struts are gone , how do I get it fixed economically?
2004 Lexus LS430 RecallsCertain Airbags May Not Deploy as Expected
On 133 vehicles, certain airbag inflators were assembled with an insufficient amount of the heating agents necessary for proper airbag deployment. In the event of a crash, if the airbag does not deploy as expected, the risk of injury will increase. Dealers will replace only the suspect airbags to correct this concern. The Toyota recall number is 60B. The Lexus recall number is 6LB.