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Car won't start
Hello. If your Lexus will not crank then there is no power getting to the starter. I usually start by checking the power to the starter. If there is power getting to the starter when trying to crank the engine...
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I put a fuel pump in and a fuel pump relay. The relay works but there is no power to the fuel pump.
Hi there. There could be an issue with the wiring to the fuel pump between the fuel pump relay and the fuel pump. Remove the wiring to the fuel pump and check the resistance from the wiring from the relay...
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engine wont crank over after car died while driving. tested starter,battery,cables,and fuses all good can any1 help?1998 lexus
You have an involved circumstance, with lots of possibilities, and so the most efficient thing to do, by far, will be to request a no start diagnostic and the responding certified mechanic will get the cause identified and then let...
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Accelerator goes all the way to the floor but the car won't revive up or move
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a faulty throttle position sensor. The throttle position sensor monitors the throttle position of the throttle plate inside the throttle body in relation to your foot position on the gas pedal. Based...
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Why the brake light is on after the brakes pads and roller are replaced with new parts?
Hi there. Check the wheel speed sensors and see if they are plugged in. If the wheel speed sensors are plugged in, then remove the sensors and clean it off. Then put them back in and drive the vehicle. The...
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P0773 code is read on a scanner.
Hi there. Yes you will have to remove the valve body to remove the shift solenoids. There is not enough room to pull out the solenoids without damaging them. If you need further assistance with replacing the shift solenoids, then...
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Do i need to replace my crankshaft position sensor for my lexus es300 with an OEM or aftermarket parts
Hi there. The code scanner is just that, a code scanner/reader. It does not provide a diagnosis. The ECM in your car provides a code and data to aid in the diagnostic process; we wouldn't start pulling spark plugs for...
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What are the most common reasons my car won't start?
Be sure any engine immobilizer system (security system) is not activated, thus preventing the car from starting. "New" batteries are not necessarily fully charged when you buy them over the counter. Consequently, it has to be confirmed that the battery...
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My Lexus will not stay running
Hi there. One of the key ingredients needed for an engine to run is fuel. If the fuel pump is disconnected the engine may start briefly with whatever fuel is left in the injectors or rails that drips into the...
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I have a 2000 lexus es300 and the engine light is flashing non stop, there is a rotten egg smell, white smoke coming from tailpipe
It sounds like the catalytic converter has failed. When the catalyst material inside the converter either becomes plugged, or breaks loose and doesn't allow for exhaust to flow, it causes friction between the escaping exhaust gas and the converter body....
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Car won't start
Hi there. Have the battery tested even though it may be new; there is a chance that it could be defective and that's why it comes with a warranty. If the battery has tested good then it sounds like it...
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My temperature gage was jus above the cold when it has been running. . now my car broke down. What could be the problem
Hi there. There could be just about anything wrong with the vehicle. Are there any lights on? Any noises? Sounds? What happened just prior to the car not running? Have any other repair attempts been made? Any fluid coming out...
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CEL is on, due for inspection
Hi there. Believe it or not, many of these codes can be cause by a faulty O2 sensor that has been allowed to continue without repair. The fault sounds like it is definitely a failed O2 sensor, but there could...
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Motor mount replacement
When motor mounts are installed on some vehicles they will need to be neutralized after installation. They may be in a bind and need to be loosened and then engine rocked back and forth to neutralize the mounts from being...
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Idle RPM will not hold, just goes to 0 and then stalls if I let my foot off the gas
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a dirty or failing idle air control valve causing your engine idle to fluctuate and eventually stall. The idle air control valve is a small valve on the engine's intake system that...
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Lexus96 es 300 idles high but drops okay going into drive it idles back up then drops then go into drive while holdn brake pedal
This may be a sign of a faulty MAP sensor as the vehicle responds adversely to a load put on the motor (i.e. putting it in gear). The Manifold Absolute Pressure (MAP) sensor senses engine load and generates a signal...
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How do the automatic headlights work on a 2000 Lexus ES300?
There is an automatic dome sensor on the car, usually located on the dashboard near the windshield that registers the daylight in the sky. This sensor will make the headlights come on and turn on all the parking lights too....
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97 es300 Lexus top and bottom radiator hose replacement
Hi there. In order to provide you with a price quote for the radiator hose replacement, we'd need you to submit a quote request; as we need to gather additional information about your Lexus and location to ensure one of...
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The heater control panel don't work and the radio don't work everything else on the dash lights up all the fuses are good
Hello, thank you for writing in. The power supply needs to run to that area of the dashboard before it is divided up between the different components. Considering that two components are both having a loss of power at the...
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my car makes. a loud thumping noise when I step on the gas
Hi there. It is possible that you may have damaged a CV joint or steering system component when the pole was struck. It is also possible that the wheel was bent which could cause this type of thumping noise as...

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