2006 Lexus LS430 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Lexus LS430
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2006 Lexus LS430 ProblemsPoor Shift Quality at Low Speeds
Poor quality low speed transmission shifting may be noted. Our technicians tell us updated transmission software is available which may correct this concern.
Vehicles equipped with premium Mark Levinson stereo may experience no sound or volume that goes to maximum level by itself. An improved amplifier is available to rectify this problem.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to an O2 sensor heater fault. Most commonly the affected O2 sensor will need to be replaced to correct this concern.
2006 Lexus LS430 QuestionsWhy did my LS (32k) die suddenly? It would start but would die soon after (1 answer)
When it died, the car's power steering went out but the stereo and interior electronics functioned fine. The car would start, but would hold idle and die again. Had it towed to a shop (not dealer) and they seem to be struggling with the repair. They seem to think there was a short that fried ...
Light won't go out
My mechanic seems upset that I found part online , now hes telling me that after installing part the unit neefs to be programmed is that true
2006 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.