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About Lexus GS 400
Before the Lexus GS 400 debut in American market in 1997 as a 1998 model, its concept High Performance Sedan was unveiled at the 1997 Detroit Auto Show in January. As a front-engine, rear-wheel drive 4-door sedan, Lexus GS 400 was only available in one single trim level and it was powered by a 4.0 L 1UZ-FE V8 gasoline engine that could produce 300 hp and 310 pound-feet of torque and this engine was fitted along with a 5-speed automatic transmission. Then in 2000, GS 400 received a facelift and could produce 325 pound-feet of torque.
Lexus GS 400 Common Problems & Maintenance Tips
First, suspension failure. Though this issue normally won't cause drivability trouble, it will affect the driving experience a lot. Some Lexus GS 400 drivers said the clunking, grinding or roaring noises from the tire area not only caused uneven tire wear, which tilted the vehicle, but distract their attention while driving; the excessive vibrating in the steering wheel and play in the wheels also made it harder to control the vehicle, so did the unintentionally steering. For your driving safety and if your Lexus GS 400 is also experiencing these, you need to inspect the GS 400 ball joint and wheel bearing right now.
Second, engine failure. Generally speaking, this problem is ordinary but in Lexus GS 400, it appears prematurely. Some Lexus GS 400 said this issue started with rattling noises from the engine, retarded ignition timing, engine misfiring or in poor high idle, then overheating due to leaking coolant deteriorated these symptoms so that worse fuel mileage, decrease in power while acceleration and starting problems arose together. If the Check Engine Light in your Lexus GS 400 also comes on, GS 400 knock sensor, water pump, timing belt, thermostat, throttle body gasket, water pump gasket and oil filter should get a thorough inspection. But faulty master cylinder repair kit would also trigger check engine light.
For better maintaining your Lexus GS 400, you need to know what parts need maintenance as some parts could not last as long as your vehicle could, but some can. Seat belt needs routine maintenance as it often works in huge external force but itself is made of consuming material, so you need to replace it regularly. Wiper switch as an electrical part will wear out as accumulation of usage times, so maintenance on it is also essential. Other parts such as door handle and emblem also need be maintained on a periodical basis.
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