Lexus GS300 Repair and Maintenance
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Lexus GS300 ProblemsCheck Engine Light Due to EVAP System Fault
The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to an EVAP system fault. These faults are commonly EVAP canister or gas cap related. Our technicians recommend diagnosing the stored fault codes before replacing any components.
A squeak type noise may be noted from one or both front seats. Squeaks can be caused by contact between the seat track locating pins and the vehicle floor pan. Our technicians tell us the repair involves removing some of the seat locating pins.
Lexus GS300 Questions170000 mi-high whistle sound when idle,shift or drive.No codes or warning lights (1 answer)
I've always heard a humming sound when driving but it appeared to be a normal sound but last night it became much louder and it is a whiny high pitch sound coming from under the hood when I am idling, shifting or driving. We also noticed some noise when we turn the wheel. There are no error c...
something fell off the vehicle while driving on the highway,about a minute later I was parking to check it out when everything seized up..I noticed the car quickly overheating & loosing coolant from the overflow resevoir. After turning it off & looking under the hood I noticed a pulley mi...
2000 Lexus GS300. After 2 new tires put on the rear with the 2 fronts having decent tread left on them (About 30-35% on them) my car feels like its floating while on the highway. Hard to explain but it feels like there's no grip to the road with the whole car but especially with the steering...
Lexus GS300 RecallsPotential Fuel Leak
Due to the remnants of anti-corrosion plating, a fuel leak may develop from where the fuel pressure sensor is attached to the fuel delivery pipe. Any fuel leak always increases the risk of a fire. Dealers will clean and reseal the area of the fuel pressure sensor to correct this concern.
The plastic pad embedded in the floor carpet may interfere with the operation of the accelerator pedal. As a result, it may become stuck in a partially open position. A stuck accelerator can result in unintended vehicle speed, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will modify the plastic pad in the floor carpet. No owner notification schedule has be set at this time.
The fuel pressure sensor monitors fuel pressure for optimum engine performance and emission controls. Lexus has found that some of these sensors can loosen from the fuel line, which may cause the sealing gasket to leak fuel. To prevent this from occurring in the future, your Lexus dealer will ensure that these sensors are properly fastened. No schedule of owner notification is available at this time.