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2001 Lexus LS430 Problems

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Most Common 2001 Lexus LS430 Problems

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.
Poor quality low speed transmission shifting may be noted. Our technicians tell us updated transmission software is available which may correct this concern.
When filling the fuel tank, the fuel nozzle may click off before the tank is full. Our technicians tell us a revised fuel filler neck is available which may correct this concern.
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0 Known 2001 Lexus LS430 Brakes Problems

1 Known 2001 Lexus LS430 Drive Train Problem

Poor quality low speed transmission shifting may be noted. Our technicians tell us updated transmission software is available which may correct this concern.

2 Known 2001 Lexus LS430 Electrical & Lights Problems

An abnormal noise may be noted from the steering column. Our technicians tell us this may be due to insufficient strength of the telescoping steering column cable, a redesigned cable has been made ...
The motor for the rear window sunshade in the 2001-2006 Lexus LS430 is known to fail. When this occurs, the sunshade will not extend down the window, and a grinding noise is heard until the motor f...

0 Known 2001 Lexus LS430 Engine Problems

2 Known 2001 Lexus LS430 Exhaust & Emissions Problems

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.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate with an engine misfire code stored (P0300 - P0306). Our technicians tell us upgraded software is available for the powertrain control module (PCM) which may co...

1 Known 2001 Lexus LS430 Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

A knocking noise may develop from the AC compressor. Our technicians tell us a redesigned compressor is available to correct this issue.

0 Known 2001 Lexus LS430 Maintenance Problems

2 Known 2001 Lexus LS430 Miscellaneous Problems

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.
When filling the fuel tank, the fuel nozzle may click off before the tank is full. Our technicians tell us a revised fuel filler neck is available which may correct this concern.

0 Known 2001 Lexus LS430 Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 2001 Lexus LS430 Problems & Complaints

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 with an engine misfire code stored (P0300 - P0306). Our technicians tell us upgraded software is available for the powertrain control module (PCM) which may co...
When filling the fuel tank, the fuel nozzle may click off before the tank is full. Our technicians tell us a revised fuel filler neck is available which may correct this concern.
The motor for the rear window sunshade in the 2001-2006 Lexus LS430 is known to fail. When this occurs, the sunshade will not extend down the window, and a grinding noise is heard until the motor f...
A knocking noise may develop from the AC compressor. Our technicians tell us a redesigned compressor is available to correct this issue.
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.
An abnormal noise may be noted from the steering column. Our technicians tell us this may be due to insufficient strength of the telescoping steering column cable, a redesigned cable has been made ...
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