Lexus SC300 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Lexus SC300

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Lexus SC300 Problems

Heating and AC Control May Fail Intermintently

There are reports of intermittent failures with the heating and air conditioning control. The digital display might fail or the control might fail to switch between heater functions.

Dashboard Gauges May Be Hard to See Due to LED Problems

There are reports of LED problems in the dashboard gauges. The lights burn out, making the gauges difficult to see at night, and require replacement.

Check Engine Light Due to EVAP System Failure

Occasionally, the Check Engine Light is illuminated due to failures in the evaporative emission (EVAP) system. Our technicians tell us that proper diagnoses is generally required to confirm the exact fault causing the warning light to come on.

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Lexus SC300 Questions

Where is the Engine Control Module located (1 answer)

On the 1993 Lexus SC300

computer reset before N.Y.S. e-test for inspection (1 answer)

I dont drive the car in winter, bettery went dead, now charged, didn't remove battery to charge it. How to reset computer in order to have state e-test done. Happen last year, had to bring to Lexus dealer to reset, cost $250.00. I would like to avoid this very large bill this yesr. Heard I ca...

why is my lexus RX is closing off while driving and smoking. I change the knock (1 answer)

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Lexus SC300 Reviews

Driven many, many cars. This Lexus is probably top 3 cars for the money. 225,000 miles, looks and drives like new. Great car.
I just purchased a 1994 Lexus SC 300 on 1/28/2012. It doesn't have the owners manual and was wondering where the switch is located for the heated seats.
Transmission wise when my car goes through a gear shift it sounds ragedy like something is grinding it drives me nuts what to do?

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