Lexus Scheduled Maintenance Procedures
- Rotate and Inspect tires
- Inspect Axleshaft boots
- Inspect Ball joints & dust covers
- Inspect Body
- Inspect Brake lines & hoses
- Inspect Brake pad thickness & rotor runout
- Inspect Brake pads & rotors
- Inspect Drive belts
- Inspect Engine coolant
- Inspect Engine valve clearance
- Inspect Exhaust pipes & mountings
- Inspect Fuel & Emissions system
- Inspect Fuel tank cap gasket
- Inspect Rack & pinion assembly
- Inspect Steering linkage & boots
- Inspect Transmission fluid
- Inspect/Tighten Axleshaft bolts (AWD)
- Replace Air filter
- Replace Brake fluid
- Replace Cabin air filter
- Replace Coolant
- Replace Engine oil & filter
- Replace Rear differential fluid
- Replace Spark plugs
- Replace Timing belt
Lexus Maintenance Procedures - Common Additional Services
The air filter accumulates dust and debris and should be replaced to protect the engine and maximize fuel economy. For optimal engine performance and longevity, replace every 1 year or 15,000 miles.
Automatic transmission fluid becomes heat fatigued and accumulates moisture over time which can lead to automatic transmission damage if not serviced regularly. It should be replaced every 2 years or 30,000 miles.
Automatic transmission fluid becomes heat fatigued and accumulates moisture over time which can lead to automatic transmission damage if not serviced regularly. The filter should be replaced at this time a well. This service should be performed every 2 years or 30,000 miles.
Over time the Cabin Filter(s) will accumulate dirt, pollen and debris which can leak in to the passenger compartment if left unchecked. They should be replaced every year or 15,000 miles.
Engine coolant breaks down, gets rusty and becomes contaminated with debris from component wear over time and can cause engine or cooling system damage if not replaced every 2 years or 30,0000 miles.
Drive belts crack and become glazed over time and can squeak or even break. They should be replaced every 45,000 miles.
The Fuel Filter becomes restricted as it accumulates debris from filtering the fuel which, can lead to performance problems and early fuel pump failure. It should be replaced at the mileage interval recommended by the vehicle manufacturer.
Spark Plug terminals wear down over time and can lead to engine misfires and increased exhaust emissions. Replace according to the vehicle manufacturers recommended replacement interval.
On engines with adjustable valves, the valve train clearances can become improper which can lead to engine damage. The valve clearance should be checked and adjusted every 30,000 miles.
Lexus Scheduled Maintenance Parts
Lexus Scheduled Maintenance Questions and Answers
Recently I had an oil change and routine maintenance completed for 70,000 miles. Shop reset my mileage for oil change, tire rotation. However, my Maintenance Required light has come back on. How can I have it removed so that next service visit is set in computer?