2000 Lexus RX300 Q&A
2000 Lexus RX300 Question: Engine Light Flashing
So my engine light has been on for months and they just diagnosed it as an electrical issue, that it was not a big deal. Today my engine light started flashing and my car started shaking. Every time I would accelerate it would shake more. Some people have told me it could be a possible misfire? Any thoughts? - cayala90
That car is not that complex. People frequently fight with Evap Emission codes on that car, usually the emission control charcoal canister assembly goes bad, but the problem you have now will most likely be a failed ignition coil see them fail a lot. - patrick mannion
what code? You can post it. - chinasinoy
I noticed my check engine light come on, and i also get a knocking sound when i try to accelerate. In addition when i am accelerating, the check engine light flashes. I also noticed a burning smel...
On higher mileage vehicles, an engine misfire may develop and/or the Check Engine Light may illuminate due to a failed ignition coil. It is not uncommon to replace all the coils when the first one ...
I replaced coils in 2, 4, 6 like the man at advanced to me to as the codes read that way.It ran fine for 3-4 months the it started idling real rough an not going into overdrive now the codes pop up...
plus rpm lower than normal
recently had a timing valve replaced and 5 coils. Oil level got real low before it was fixed.