About Lexus LS 460
Lexus LS 460 is a full-size luxury car manufactured by the extraordinary Japanese automaker Toyota's luxury automotive division Lexus from 2006 to 2016. The first Lexus LS 460 was introduced in 2006 for the 2007 model year as the fourth-generation LS. "LS" in its name represents "Luxury Sedan" or "Luxury Saloon". Although only being produced through one generation, Lexus LS 460 has received many awards and recognition such as World Car of the Year, Best Engineered Vehicle, Best Luxury Car, Best Dream Machine and so on.
Lexus LS 460 made its debut at the 2006 North American International Auto Show with standard wheelbase LS 460 and long wheelbase LS 460 L. It also was offered in LS 460 Sport and F-Sport variants and so on. Both LS 460 and LS 460 L were powered by a 4.6 L 1UR-FSE V8 gasoline engine that could produce 380 hp and 367 pound feet of torque and this engine was coupled with an 8-speed automatic transmission. It was also equipped with amazing safety equipment pre-collision system, which won Auto Bird's 2007 Innovation Prize. Although it has top levels of technology, interior furnishings and driving refinement, Lexus LS 460 was replaced by the LS 500 in the 2017 for the 2018 model year.
Lexus LS 460 Common Problems & Maintenance Tips
Even produced by the great Toyota, Lexus LS 460 still could not get away with the fate that it would wear and tear as accumulation of mileage. What you could do to slow down its wearing process is to learn about how to diagnose and solve common problems as early as possible:
First, engine failure. This is actually a very common issue not only on Lexus LS 460 but also on any regular vehicles when they are about to break down. Some Lexus LS 460 drivers said the engine would start to make strange noises and vehicle started to have issues in starting. At the same time, engine performance reduced as decrease in power, acceleration and gas mileage, engine may even misfire and run roughly. If you notice that the Check Engine Light in your vehicle comes on, please inspect the LS 460 spark plug, air filter, rod bearing, ignition coil and engine control module immediately.
Second, braking and suspension failures. In Lexus model, such as LS 460, these two problems are not rare. The specific symptoms of braking failure in LS 460 include squealing and poorly responded brakes and pulsating brake pedal, which are caused by the faulty brake pad set. And suspension failure in Lexus LS 460 often shows as clunking noise and excessive vibration from the front and unintentionally steering, defective strut housing and steering knuckle could be the culprits.
A best-shaped Lexus LS 460 is hard to sustain for a long time as once it starts to run, some auto parts in it start to wear. In this way, routine maintenance is essential in keep auto parts in prime condition. LS 460 wiper blade, for example, works mostly under harsh conditions such as downpours or heavy snow, it should be replaced at least every six months for your driving safety. Door lock could protect your property from being stolen, so its condition should be valued enough. Other parts such as emblem, seat belt and horn and so on also ought to be maintained on a regular basis.
Always keeping in mind that OEM Lexus LS 460 auto parts are the best option. LexusPartsNow.com happens to own a broad selection of genuine Lexus LS 460 auto parts at the lowest price online, which will fit your vehicle perfectly and restore its performance at the fullest. Backed by the manufacturer's warranty, these OEM LS 460 parts are also covered by hassle-free return policy and quickest delivery service, what else are you worried about?