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Crash Test Data for 2018 Lexus

No crash test data exists.

 

Service Bulletins for 2018 Lexus

2018 LEXUS ES350
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0218-17_Rev
TT: This bulletin is regarding best practices when handling navigation systems that use Hard Disc Drive or Micro SD Card memory. 1. First type is generation 6 or 7 which utilizes HDD (Hard Disc Drive). Pioneer models that begin with NXH, ha
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0235-17
TT: HVAC drain tube is found to blocked/clogged.
2018 LEXUS GS450H
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0218-17_Rev
TT: This bulletin is regarding best practices when handling navigation systems that use Hard Disc Drive or Micro SD Card memory. 1. First type is generation 6 or 7 which utilizes HDD (Hard Disc Drive). Pioneer models that begin with NXH, ha
2018 LEXUS GS F
Bulletin Number: L-SB-0013-16_Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE February 28, 2018 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2017 ?2018 model year GS F vehicles. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. 2016 - 2018 model year GS F vehicles are equip
2018 LEXUS GX460
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0218-17_Rev
TT: This bulletin is regarding best practices when handling navigation systems that use Hard Disc Drive or Micro SD Card memory. 1. First type is generation 6 or 7 which utilizes HDD (Hard Disc Drive). Pioneer models that begin with NXH, ha
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0235-17
TT: HVAC drain tube is found to blocked/clogged.
2018 LEXUS IS 300
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0218-17_Rev
TT: This bulletin is regarding best practices when handling navigation systems that use Hard Disc Drive or Micro SD Card memory. 1. First type is generation 6 or 7 which utilizes HDD (Hard Disc Drive). Pioneer models that begin with NXH, ha
2018 LEXUS LC500
Bulletin Number: LSB-0005-18
TSB: The purpose of this Service Bulletin is to provide best practices for towing/flatbed transporting 2018 model year LC 500, LC 500h, LS 500, and LS 500h 2WD vehicles. Incorrect towing methods may cause the vehicle to exhibit a bent front
Bulletin Number: L-SB-0172-17
TSB: Some 2018 model year LC 500 and LC 500h vehicles with Panasonic navigation may exhibit one or more of the following conditions. ? Navigation submenu becomes black ? Navigation system resets ? Weather voice output states incorrect tempe
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0230-17
TT: Some customers may experience greyed out buttons or inactive screens (lockouts) while driving. This is to promote safe driving practices and reduce the amount of distractions while driving. These lockouts cannot be deactivated or defeat
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0234-17_Rev
TT: Some 2018 model year LC and LS models have been found with a bent front height adjustment sensor bracket. This is causing the headlights to be misaligned when auto adjusting based on the vehicle height position and in some cases, will s
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0235-17
TT: HVAC drain tube is found to blocked/clogged.
2018 LEXUS LC500H
Bulletin Number: L-SB-0151-17
TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to notify technicians of the best practices to help reduce brake vibration conditions for our customers. The condition can occur at any time if improper torque is applied to lug nuts. Over time, even one
Bulletin Number: L-SB-0172-17
TSB: Some 2018 model year LC 500 and LC 500h vehicles with Panasonic navigation may exhibit one or more of the following conditions. ? Navigation submenu becomes black ? Navigation system resets ? Weather voice output states incorrect tempe
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0230-17
TT: Some customers may experience greyed out buttons or inactive screens (lockouts) while driving. This is to promote safe driving practices and reduce the amount of distractions while driving. These lockouts cannot be deactivated or defeat
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0234-17_Rev
TT: Some 2018 model year LC and LS models have been found with a bent front height adjustment sensor bracket. This is causing the headlights to be misaligned when auto adjusting based on the vehicle height position and in some cases, will s
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0235-17
TT: HVAC drain tube is found to blocked/clogged.
2018 LEXUS LS500
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0234-17_Rev
TT: Some 2018 model year LC and LS models have been found with a bent front height adjustment sensor bracket. This is causing the headlights to be misaligned when auto adjusting based on the vehicle height position and in some cases, will s
2018 LEXUS LS500 H
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0234-17_Rev
TT: Some 2018 model year LC and LS models have been found with a bent front height adjustment sensor bracket. This is causing the headlights to be misaligned when auto adjusting based on the vehicle height position and in some cases, will s
2018 LEXUS NX300H
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0218-17_Rev
TT: This bulletin is regarding best practices when handling navigation systems that use Hard Disc Drive or Micro SD Card memory. 1. First type is generation 6 or 7 which utilizes HDD (Hard Disc Drive). Pioneer models that begin with NXH, ha
2018 LEXUS RC F
Bulletin Number: L-TT-0218-17_Rev
TT: This bulletin is regarding best practices when handling navigation systems that use Hard Disc Drive or Micro SD Card memory. 1. First type is generation 6 or 7 which utilizes HDD (Hard Disc Drive). Pioneer models that begin with NXH, ha
2018 LEXUS RX350
Bulletin Number: L-SB-0010-18
TSB: Some 2016 - 2017 model year GS 350 and 2016 - 2018 model year RX 350 vehicles may exhibit a knocking noise from the vacuum pump. Follow the Repair Procedure in this bulletin to address this condition.

 

Recalls for 2018 Lexus

2018 LEXUS GS F
NHTSA Campaign ID:FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Manufacturer:Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
Manufacture Dates:07/14/2015 - 12/06/2017
Potential Units Affected:9905

Defect Description:

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Lexus GS F, 2018 LC500, and 2015-2018 Lexus RC F vehicles, equipped with 5.0L V8 2UR-GSE engines with two high pressure fuel pumps. Specific operating conditions may result in damage to the pulsation damper in one of the high pressure fuel pumps, possibly causing a fatigue crack in the fuel pump cover.

Consequence:

A cracked cover may leak fuel, which, in the presence of an ignition source, can increase the risk of a fire.

Action:

Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the high pressure fuel pumps, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 2, 2018. Owners may contact Lexus customer service 1-800-255-3987. Toyota's numbers for this recall are J2B and JLB.
2018 LEXUS GX460
NHTSA Campaign ID:EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Manufacturer:Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
Manufacture Dates:08/09/2017 - 10/20/2017
Potential Units Affected:649

Defect Description:

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Toyota 4Runner and Tundra, 2018 Toyota Highlander, RAV4 and Lexus GX460 and 2017 Toyota Sienna and Tacoma vehicles. These vehicles may have incorrect load carrying capacity modification labels. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 110, "Tire Selection and Rims."

Consequence:

An incorrect load information label can result in the operator overloading the vehicle and increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

Toyota will notify owners and provide them with corrected labels, free of charge. The recall began on January 23, 2018. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota's numbers for this recall are H0Z for Toyota vehicles, and HLF for Lexus vehicles.
2018 LEXUS LC500
NHTSA Campaign ID:FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Manufacturer:Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
Manufacture Dates:10/11/2016 - 12/05/2017
Potential Units Affected:9905

Defect Description:

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Lexus GS F, 2018 LC500, and 2015-2018 Lexus RC F vehicles, equipped with 5.0L V8 2UR-GSE engines with two high pressure fuel pumps. Specific operating conditions may result in damage to the pulsation damper in one of the high pressure fuel pumps, possibly causing a fatigue crack in the fuel pump cover.

Consequence:

A cracked cover may leak fuel, which, in the presence of an ignition source, can increase the risk of a fire.

Action:

Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the high pressure fuel pumps, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 2, 2018. Owners may contact Lexus customer service 1-800-255-3987. Toyota's numbers for this recall are J2B and JLB.
2018 LEXUS RC F
NHTSA Campaign ID:FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Manufacturer:Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
Manufacture Dates:06/10/2014 - 12/08/2017
Potential Units Affected:9905

Defect Description:

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Lexus GS F, 2018 LC500, and 2015-2018 Lexus RC F vehicles, equipped with 5.0L V8 2UR-GSE engines with two high pressure fuel pumps. Specific operating conditions may result in damage to the pulsation damper in one of the high pressure fuel pumps, possibly causing a fatigue crack in the fuel pump cover.

Consequence:

A cracked cover may leak fuel, which, in the presence of an ignition source, can increase the risk of a fire.

Action:

Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the high pressure fuel pumps, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 2, 2018. Owners may contact Lexus customer service 1-800-255-3987. Toyota's numbers for this recall are J2B and JLB.