Lexus SC430 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Lexus SC430

Lexus SC430 Problems

Volume Control Problems With Premiun Stereo System

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.

Electric Trunk Release May not Function Correctly

The electric trunk release may not function correctly. Our technicians tell us an additional ground wire can be added which should correct this concern.

Creaking Type Noise From Front Suspension

A creaking type noise may develop from the front suspension when driving over uneven road surfaces. Our technicians recommend inspection of the front sway bar bushings for deterioration and related hardware for correct tightness.

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Lexus SC430 Questions

My power antenna it go up but go down only haft to replay whole new one how much does it cost (1 answer)

Replay new antenna for sc430 Lexsus how much does it cost

would like to replace both head lamp. what is the procedure? how much at shop? (1 answer)

passenger headlamp comes off and on. I would like for both to be replaced.im mechanically incline. thank you.

My horn stopped working my c430 and it only had 40,000 miles (1 answer)

I had the Lexus mechanics check my horn while they were replacing my (recalled) airbags. They tell me it is a spiral cable problem. Where do I find this part? Or someone to fix it without costing me a fortune?

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Lexus SC430 Recalls

Recall 16V127000

The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture when deploying the air bag due to excessive internal pressure. As a result, metal debris could be sprayed onto vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator or air bag module depending on the model free of charge to resolve the concern.

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures And Sprays Metal Fragments

The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture when deploying the air bag. This is due to excessive moisture intrusion compromising the inflator. As a result, metal debris could be sprayed onto vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator or air bag module depending on the model free of charge to resolve the concern.

Front Passenger Air Bag Defect

When deployed due to a crash, the passenger side air bag can deploy abnormally, or with excessive force. The inflator may come apart, causing debris and fragments to strike and injure occupants. The dealership will replace the passenger air bag assembly free of charge to resolve the concern.

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Lexus SC430 Reviews

Will someone who knows please tell me whatI can expect to pay for high performance tires for my SC430 and do they require an alignment when put on new? I believe balance is in the price of the tires, is that true?
This car is my Baby! It gives me no problems!!
I have owned muscle cars and performance cars for most of my life.. This is the car id rather be driving!! it looks great, has tons of power, always draws stares and thumbs ups.. drop the top and it simply screams look at me! mine is the pebble beach edition, Id never owned a non us made car before, but id take this over all the cars ive ever owned

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