Problems with 2001-2006 Lexus LS430 – Club Lexus Forums

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2002 second owner, bought at full Lexus maintenance Lubrication Service and Maintenance performed alternately on every as per 2002 Lexus Maintenance (Canada).

* 2005/3 years, owner purchased a new Canadian Motomaster 72 battery

1) 200902/7 70000kms: Replaced defective trunk struts with Engineering struts, $80USD 10 minutes of my time to replace.

2) 201006/8 years, 83500kms: right original O2 sensor’s element failed, replaced Denso OEM equivalent 234-4630, pre-shipping, 1 hour of my time to

3) 201008/8 years, 85000kms: both front rotors due to upon braking. Dealership $150 per rotor (43512-50220), of $114/hr labor, $471 $532 after tax.

4) 201009/8 years, 85500kms: accessory drive belt due to squeaking, $50USD after and 15 minutes of my time to replace.

5) purchased Interstate MTP-24F to replace the 5 year old Motomaster 72 (had been discharged a few times due to leaving trunk or open and would not have energy to start the car after 2 of being parked).

Air struts: Functioning perfectly, not no cross-axis bounce

Hood Functioning perfectly

Nav system: perfectly

Paint: A few chips the grille from rocks up by other cars while at No factory clear-bra protection the newer LS models.

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Power mirrors: Driver-side intermittent, likely corrosion in the left/right/middle switch (jiggling the switch it working). There is a thread on forums for disassembly and cleaning. is related to the reverse-tilt problem if the switch is set to the center position, tilt and power mirror are disabled.

If the switch is set to a faulty side my left side), then the thinks the switch is set to the middle due to contacts and therefore reverse-tilt and adjustments don’t work.

Power folding mirrors: perfectly in summertime. The driver-side has problems folding in and out in the winter due to and moisture (can be fixed by flipping the switch to the middle and back to where you want to the to be).

Rear sunshade Non-existent

Steering wheel Functioning perfectly, no squeaking

Subwoofer: Functioning perfectly, edge surround and cone intact, no buzzing.

Window Non-existent

Windshield noise:

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