An extended cranking or hard starting issue may develop. Our technicians tell us there is updated powertrain control module (PCM) software available which may correct this concern.
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Various user interface issues regarding GPS, radio system, and heater controls, along with bluetooth operation have been addressed with a software upgrade. Our technicians recommend that if you have issues with these systems, checking for the latest software should be the first step in diagnoses.
Vehicles equipped with the Lexus Dual Mode Mobile phone system may experience poor quality sound, particularly from land-line calls. A redesigned telephone computer and microphone are available to correct this problem.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate with code P0867 and/or P0990, related to the transmission fluid pressure sensor. Our technicians tell us a revised transmission fluid pressure sensor and upgraded software are available to correct this concern.
The multi-information/navigation screen may be blank. Our technicians recommend to upload the latest software before replacing the display unit itself.
An intermittent no start condition may be caused by a failed "Push Start" switch. Replacing the failed switch should correct this concern.
Our technicians tell us that GPS errors that may develop can generally be correct by loading the most current software.
An abnormal fan belt noise may be noted. Our technicians tell us a revised fan belt tensioner is available to correct this concern.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate with stored code P0552 and/or P0553. This is commonly caused by a fault in the power steering pressure sensor. Our technicians tell us a revised power steering pressure sensor is available to correct this concern.
Static or distortion may be noted when receiving a call from a LAN line while using the Bluetooth hands free system. Our technicians tell us the replacement of the radio may be required to correct this concern.
A pulsation when applying the brakes may be noted, this is commonly caused by warping of the front brake rotors. Our technicians remind us that replacing warped rotors with high quality parts can help keep this condition from reoccurring.