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My car is not starting.
It is possible there may be a loose connection somewhere that is not allowing the power to flow properly. Often this can be caused by a loose ground fastener or a broken battery cable connection. Consider hiring an experienced technician...
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Hello, when I make a sharp right turn, my car makes a whining noise. Could this be my ball joints or cv axle?
Hi Amber. Thanks for contacting us today. Usually a whining noise while turning is an indication of either worn wheel bearings or low power steering fluid. It is also possible that a steering suspension component might be loose or worn,...
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Car follows road aggressively and the steering feels loose and wobbly.
Hi Sean. Thanks for contacting us today. I don't think Lexus is lying to you for some reason - more that they simply don't notice what you are feeling in the car. If anything, the dealership would want to find...
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Is it true that if a fuel pump fails, it will not show up on a diagnostic report until it completely fails?
Hi There, Unfortunately, there is no sure indicator to know whether or not the fuel pump failure would show up prior to it failing completely, however when it begins to fail, usually there will be a fuel pressure fluctuation, which...
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Lexus IS 250 2010 electrical problems
I have checked all the recalls and technical bulletins for this vehicle and there are no known issues that can cause the battery to go dead in 3 three days. I would suggest you observe the vehicle in the dark...
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Hi Noe, how to find out its front or rear Differential/Gear Oil which needs Replacement?
Hi there. We have a great service maintenance tool on our website that lets you know what differential / gear old replacement services are required - and at what mileage intervals. To receive an estimate for this service, please click...
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My electric power steering went out, I can't fix it right now but need to drive the car on freeway to work 100 miles per day
As you may have discovered, you will not have much functionality or power assist when your electronic power steering system is not working properly. This can also be a very dangerous situation and is not recommended to be driven until...
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I had my car looked at and it was determined that I have a tiny leak in my radiator. Is that repairable or does it haveto be repl
It only takes about 2 hours to replace the radiator, so the labor cost you were given should not really be that high. The radiator on your vehicle costs more than the labor on this job and, again, the labor...
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Multiple issues
Hi There, The shift solenoid is one of the components that the transmission uses to effectuate the shifting of your transmission. As you know, automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to change gears. Every time a gear change is required,...
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Tainted gas repair and routine spark plugs replace, $2500, is this fair?
That seems a little extreme. It helps to know what kind of contamination you are talking about. For instance, if the car was vandalized and someone has put sugar in the gas tank, then you will probably have to do...
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Gas contaminated with water, how much to fix, what needs to be done?
The best way to remove all water from the gas tank is to simply replace the entire volume of gas that is being used. "HEET" is a fuel additive that is made for removing water from the gas tank. However,...
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What parts do I need if I'm getting a few codes
Hi there. To be honest, with the information you've provided, the list of parts you would need to possibly resolve these codes would include more than 50 individual components. An error code might be related to a specific system (like...
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How do I remove the fuel filler lid assembly (77305-53010) from the car on a 2015 Lexus IS 250?
The filler neck is usually visible by getting under the vehicle and looking underwear the gas door is. You should be able to see the fuel filler neck coming from the fuel door into the fuel tank. There should be...
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My car sits for 2-3 hours, barely starts, almost like the battery is dying. But once i get it started and i run im and out of stor
You will need to have your battery load tested. The reason it cranks slow after sitting is because the battery is getting weak and will not hold a charge for long periods. It will most likely need to be replaced....
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Steering wheel stiffen and battery light comes on the car shout completely down
Hi Paquita. Thanks for contacting us tonight. The stiff steering wheel is a symptom of a vehicle stalling. The power steering system on your Lexus requires power from the alternator to operate correctly. When the car stalls, the alternator shuts...
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where is innertia switch for 2008 lexus 250 is
The fuel pump cut-off function is integral to the circuitry in the PCM on this model. There is no separate, user serviceable switch. On this model, the only reason the fuel pump power cut-off feature will be invoked is if...
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Clicking while driving straight and turning. Sounds like a card in the spokes of a bike tire. Stops when I stop.
Hi Megan. Thanks for contacting us today. Typically this type of sound is caused by one of three things. Either the wheel bearings are starting to wear, you have a brake pad that is dragging or your brake rotor is...
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I have a 2007 lexus is250. I got an oil change 3 weeks ago. A few days ago it showed a low engine oil warning on the dash so I dec
Check the engine oil level using the dipstick. If the level on the dipstick is below the add level, or if no oil appears on the dipstick, add enough oil to bring the level to the full mark on the...
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Car Cranks but will not start. Second trial to start ten completely dies
It is possible that you could be having an issue with your fuel system. If there's a clog in the fuel filter or if the fuel pump is weak, this can cause low fuel pressure. Low fuel pressure can cause...
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Lexus is250 2006 electronic power steering problem
It is unlikely the battery terminal connection is a cause of the fault you are describing. If they have actual evidence of a fault related to the "connection", they should have provided that information to you. If no evidence is...

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