Lexus LS – Common problems

Common problems with the Lexus LS

Some problems will only occur after many years of operation, others are related to technical solutions and forced the manufacturer to issue a recall. In the following overview, you will find the most common problems for the Lexus LS, for which Lexus has announced a recall through the EU Rapex system.

If the problem is corrected in time, it may not affect the overall reliability of your Lexus LS. However, the fault can often remain unresolved because the previous owner didn´t know about the recall or ignored the manufacturer’s letter.

The good news is that automakers usually provide unlimited time to correct such defects for free. Check to see if all of the potential problems with your Lexus LS have been resolved in the past. How to do it, we give advice on a special page.



Latest LS’s Issues in the EU

Lexus-LS-500-recall-fuel-pump
21. 03. 2020

Due to a manufacturing defect, surface cracking may occur on the impeller of the low-pressure fuel pump. Consequently, the impeller may … .

Lexus-LS-500-2019-recall-brake-booster
11. 08. 2019

The brake booster pump motor may stop working due to a defective plastic brush holder. As a result, the braking assistance … .

Lexus-LS-500h-2018-recall-tyres
18. 03. 2019

Due to an incorrect tyre to the wheel assembly process, the sidewall reinforcement layer may become damaged. Under certain driving conditions, … .

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

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