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2009 Lexus SC 430

  • Driver Airbag
  • Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags
  • Front Dual Knee Airbags
  • Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Activated By Weight
  • Passenger Airbag
  • Front Passenger and Rear Automatic Locking Retractors
  • Emergency Fuel Shutoff Device
  • First Aid Kit
  • L A T C H
  • Front and Rear Crumple Zones
  • Crash Sensor Unlocks Doors
  • Front and Rear 3-Point Seatbelts
  • Front Pretensioners With Force Limiters
  • Side Guard Door Beams
  • Trunk Anti-Trap Device
 
Crash Test Results for the 2009 Lexus Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2009 Lexus ES350 55544
2009 Lexus GS350/460 Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2009 Lexus GS450h Hybrid Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2009 Lexus GX470 Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2009 Lexus IS250/350 44545
2009 Lexus IS F Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2009 Lexus LS460/460L Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2009 Lexus LS600hL Hybrid Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2009 Lexus LX570 Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2009 Lexus RX350 55554
2009 Lexus SC430 Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
 
Service Bulletins for 2009 Lexus SC430 430
2009 LEXUS SC:

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0001-18-Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev1: G1668 Applicability has been updated to include 2019 ? 2020 model year Lexus vehicles. G2158 The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. Any previous printed versions

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0001-18-Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev1: G1668 Applicability has been updated to include 2019 ? 2020 model year Lexus vehicles. G2158 The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. Any previous printed versions

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0001-18-Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev1: G1668 Applicability has been updated to include 2019 ? 2020 model year Lexus vehicles. G2158 The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. Any previous printed versions

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0001-18-Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev1: G1668 Applicability has been updated to include 2019 ? 2020 model year Lexus vehicles. G2158 The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. Any previous printed versions

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0014-08_Rev
TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE April 4, 2019: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see L-SB-0017-19.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0021-14_Obs
TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE January 22, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see L-SB-0001-18.

Bulletin Number: LSB-0030-11
TOYOTA: TRANSMISSION OR PARK/NEUTRAL SWITCH INSTALLATION INFORMATION. *RM

Bulletin Number: LSB-0030-11
TOYOTA: TRANSMISSION OR PARK/NEUTRAL SWITCH INSTALLATION INFORMATION. *RM

Bulletin Number: LSB-0059-12
LEXUS: PRECAUTION INFORMATION ON REMOVAL, INSPECTION, INSTALLATION OF ACCELERATOR PEDAL SENSOR ASSEMBLY, WHICH REQUIRES NO LUBRICATION. MODELS 2001-13 CT200H, ES300, 300H, 330, 350, GS300, 350, 450, 450H, 460, GX460, 470, HS250H, IS F, IS

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0113-12_Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE November 22, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2014 ? 2018 model year vehicles. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. In the event that a Lexus vehicle becomes submerge

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0143-11 Rev
Beginning in 1998, Lexus introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Lexus does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Lexus leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT rec

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0143-11 Rev
Beginning in 1998, Lexus introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Lexus does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Lexus leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT rec

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0179-17
TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes SB Nos. L-SB-0048-08, PG007-07, PG016-01, PG015-01, PG004-97, PG003-97, PG003-93, and PG002-90. Service Bulletin Nos. L-SB-0048-08, PG007-07, PG016-01, PG015-01,

Bulletin Number: SB-0001-11 REV1
LEXUS: INFORMATION ON AN IMPROVED TRANSMISSION FLUID. *RM


2009 LEXUS SC430:

Bulletin Number: L-BO-004-05 Obso
This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see L-SB-0092-13.

Bulletin Number: Lexus Floor Mat
In the recent Bi-annual Floor Mat reminder letter distributed November, 2012, Lexus indicated that we were developing support materials that will help remind dealership customers and associates of the importance of proper floor mat usage.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0001-11 Rev
TSB: World Standard (WS) Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) was introduced to reduce maintenance costs and increase the mileage between scheduled maintenance checks. Here are some important tips when working with ATF-WS in Lexus vehicles re

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0001-11 Rev
TSB: World Standard (WS) Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) was introduced to reduce maintenance costs and increase the mileage between scheduled maintenance checks. Here are some important tips when working with ATF-WS in Lexus vehicles re

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0001-18
TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. L-SB-0021-14. * Applicability has been updated to include applicable 2018 models and 2016 * 2018 model year RC 300 and 2015 * 2018 model yea

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0001-18
TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. L-SB-0021-14. * Applicability has been updated to include applicable 2018 models and 2016 * 2018 model year RC 300 and 2015 * 2018 model yea

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0007-11 Rev
TSB: The purpose of this service bulletin is to provide information regarding the installation of the correct torque converter bolts during automatic transmission/transaxle assembly replacement. Incorrect torque converter bolts or missing w

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0007-11 Rev
TSB: The purpose of this service bulletin is to provide information regarding the installation of the correct torque converter bolts during automatic transmission/transaxle assembly replacement. Incorrect torque converter bolts or missing w

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0010-13
A new Special Service Tool (SST 09709-00002) has been introduced to aid in the inspection procedure for certain vehicles equipped with a floor pedal-type parking brake system. This bulletin references the correct method for installing the B

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0010-13
A new Special Service Tool (SST 09709-00002) has been introduced to aid in the inspection procedure for certain vehicles equipped with a floor pedal-type parking brake system. This bulletin references the correct method for installing the B

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0010-15
LSB: The procedure in this bulletin is a general guideline on how to properly diagnose the air conditioning system after a component failure. Refer to the applicable Repair Manual for vehicle specific repair procedures and parts.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0010-15
LSB: The procedure in this bulletin is a general guideline on how to properly diagnose the air conditioning system after a component failure. Refer to the applicable Repair Manual for vehicle specific repair procedures and parts.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0010-15
LSB: The procedure in this bulletin is a general guideline on how to properly diagnose the air conditioning system after a component failure. Refer to the applicable Repair Manual for vehicle specific repair procedures and parts.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0014-08 Rev
LSB: On some vehicles, when Rapgard is removed, the paint may have a stained appearance. These stains appear to be under the clear coat. The stain patterns are usually under wrinkles in the Rapgard. These wrinkles sometimes trap water and c

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0014-08 Rev
LSB: On some vehicles, when Rapgard is removed, the paint may have a stained appearance. These stains appear to be under the clear coat. The stain patterns are usually under wrinkles in the Rapgard. These wrinkles sometimes trap water and c

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0014-08_Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE March 22, 2017 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2016-2017 model year Lexus vehicles. ? February 11, 2015 Rev1: Applicability has been updated to include 2006 ? 2015 model year Lexus vehicles. On some

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0015-10 Rev
TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE-June 12, 2014: This bulletin is now obsolete.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0015-10 Rev
Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bulletin de

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0021-14
TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bullet

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0021-14_Obs
TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE January 22, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see L-SB-0001-18.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0021-14 Rev
TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bullet

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0021-14 Rev
TSB: Revision Notice: Applicability section has been updated to include 2016-2017 applicable model year Lexus vehicles. The Repair Procedure section, Required Tools & Equipment section, and the Repair Procedure section has been updated.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0021-14 Rev
TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bullet

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0021-14 Rev
TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bullet

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0025-14
TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0025-14 Rev
TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0025-14 Rev
TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0029-13
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0029-13
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0029-13
This bulletin details the replacement procedure for the antenna mast on 2002 ? 2010 model year SC 430 vehicles.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0030-11 Rev
TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to provide information regarding transmission and/or park neutral position switch installation. If the manual shift lever is rotated prior to installing the park neutral position switch, the detent sprin

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0030-11 Rev
TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to provide information regarding transmission and/or park neutral position switch installation. If the manual shift lever is rotated prior to installing the park neutral position switch, the detent sprin

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0041-11 Rev
TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE-October 16, 2014: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see L-SB-0082-14.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0041-11 Rev
This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see L-SB-0082-14.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0048-08 Obs
TSB: Replacement Certification Labels. OBSOLETE NOTICE November 28, 2017: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see L-SB-0179-17.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0060-09
This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see L-SB-0092-13 .

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0066-11 Rev
LSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0066-11 Rev
LSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0066-11 Rev
LSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0066-11 Rev
LSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0066-11 Rev
When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or other com

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0082-14
TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to provide precautions to follow when installing an automatic transmission/transaxle assembly to avoid MIL "ON" shifting issues and/or transmission damage. Use the information in this bulletin when insta

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0084-08 Rev
TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to assist in the identification and location of serial numbers on 2006 - 2014 model year automatic transmissions.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0090-08 Rev
If a creak, tick, or rattle noise is heard at the top or bottom of the windshield, the source of the noise may be the two windshield stoppers bonded to the top of the windshield or the windshield retainers bonded to the lower edge of the wi

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0090-08 Rev
If a creak, tick, or rattle noise is heard at the top or bottom of the windshield, the source of the noise may be the two windshield stoppers bonded to the top of the windshield or the windshield retainers bonded to the lower edge of the wi

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0092-13
The following procedures are recommended during routine maintenance or in the event of a customer concern for wiper performance.

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0143-11 Rev
Beginning in 1998, Lexus introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Lexus does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Lexus leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT rec

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0143-11 Rev
Beginning in 1998, Lexus introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Lexus does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Lexus leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT rec

Bulletin Number: L-SB-0153-08 Rev
TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to assist in the identification and location of serial numbers on 2006 - 2014 model year remanufactured automatic transmissions.

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0031-10
Adhesive & sealant cross reference Information

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0031-10 Rev
Certain service publications, Technical Service Bulletins, Service Campaign Technical Instructions and Service & Parts Operation Communication Bulletins may reference specifically required adhesives and sealants

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0068-11 Rev
Prior to tire rotation use the quick reference chart below to verify the size of the lug nut and the lug nut torque specifications. The quick reference chart is applicable to current generation vehicles only.

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0068-11 Rev
Prior to tire rotation use the quick reference chart below to verify the size of the lug nut and the lug nut torque specifications. The quick reference chart is applicable to current generation vehicles only.

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0095-12
If a customer states there is an unpleasant odor in the vehicle from the HVAC system, there are various factors that may be involved.

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0095-12
If a customer states there is an unpleasant odor in the vehicle from the HVAC system, there are various factors that may be involved.

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0111-13
Lexus vehicles are equipped with Supplemental Restraint Systems (SRS), including various airbags and in some models, seat belt pre-tensioners, to help reduce the risk of injury in a collision. If a customer expresses any concerns that the S

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0111-13
Lexus vehicles are equipped with SRS, including various airbags and in some models, seat belt pre-tensioners, to help reduce the risk of injury in a collision. If a customer expresses any concerns that the SRS airbags or pretensioner devic

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0116-13
Navigation/ Multi Info Display Day Mode Operation

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0129-13
Tech Tip: Tips for writing a DPR (Dealer Product Report) on manufacturing issues for windows and windshields.

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0129-13
Tech Tip: Tips for writing a DPR (Dealer Product Report) on manufacturing issues for windows and windshields.

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0129-13
Tips for writing a DPR (Dealer Product Report) on manufacturing issues for windows and windshields.

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0144-13
Customers complain of Bluetooth connectivity concerns such as: difficulty to pair the phone. Intermittent Bluetooth failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle. These concerns can be caused by changes made on the c

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0144-13 Rev
TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth connectivity concerns such as: Difficulty to pair the phone. Intermittent Bluetooth failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle. Various Bluetooth Audio functions are no lon

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0144-13 Rev
TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth connectivity concerns such as: Difficulty to pair the phone, Intermittent Bluetooth failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle, Various Bluetooth Audio functions are no lon

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0144-13 Rev
TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth connectivity concerns such as: Difficulty to pair the phone, Intermittent Bluetooth failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle, Various Bluetooth Audio functions are no lon

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0144-13 Rev
TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth connectivity concerns such as: Difficulty to pair the phone, Intermittent Bluetooth failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle, Various Bluetooth Audio functions are no lon

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0144-13 Rev
TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth connectivity concerns such as: Difficulty to pair the phone, Intermittent Bluetooth failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle, Various Bluetooth Audio functions are no lon

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0144-13 Rev
TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth connectivity concerns such as: Difficulty to pair the phone. Intermittent Bluetooth failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle. Various Bluetooth Audio functions are no lon

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0144-13 REV
TT: SOME CUSTOMERS MAY ENCOUNTER BLUETOOTH CONNECTIVITY CONCERNS SUCH AS: DIFFICULTY TO PAIR THE PHONE. INTERMITTENT BLUETOOTH FAILURE TO CONNECT TO THE VEHICLE WHEN FIRST TURNING ON THE VEHICLE. VARIOUS BLUETOOTH AUDIO FUNCTIONS ARE NO LON

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0145-13
Spots in Window glass

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0164-14
Tech Tip: Customer complains of carious Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0164-14
Tech Tip: Customer complains of carious Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0164-14 Rev
TT: Customer complains of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0X. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed through the aud

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0164-14 Rev
TT: Customer complains of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0X. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed through the aud

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0164-14 Rev
TT: Customer complains of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0X. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed through the aud

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0164-14 Rev
TT: Customer complains of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0X. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed through the aud

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0164-14 Rev
TT: Customer complains of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0X. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed through the aud

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0164-14 Rev
TT: Customer complains of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0X. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed through the aud

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0164-14 Rev
TT: Customer complains of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0X. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed through the aud

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0202-16
TT: Some customers may experience difficulty programming HomeLink.

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0202-16
TT: SOME CUSTOMERS MAY EXPERIENCE DIFFICULTY PROGRAMMING HOMELINK.

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0202-16
TT: SOME CUSTOMERS MAY EXPERIENCE DIFFICULTY PROGRAMMING HOMELINK.

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0235-17
TT: HVAC drain tube is found to blocked/clogged.

Bulletin Number: L-TT-0235-17_Rev
TT: HVAC drain tube is found to blocked/clogged.

 
Recalls for 2009 Lexus SC430 430
2009 LEXUS SC
NHTSA Campaign ID: 16V127000
Component: AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Manufacturer: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
Manufacture Dates: 08/03/2007 - 07/30/2010
Potential Units Affected: 147242
Defect Description:
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain model year 2008-2010 Lexus SC vehicles manufactured August 3, 2007, to July 30, 2010, 2008 Toyota Corolla vehicles manufactured May 25, 2007, to December 21, 2007, 2008 Toyota Corolla Matrix vehicles manufactured June 1, 2007, to December 18, 2007, and 2008 Pontiac Vibe vehicles manufactured June 1, 2007, to January 2, 2008. This is to address a safety defect in the passenger side frontal air bag inflator which may produce excessive internal pressure causing the inflator to rupture upon deployment of the air bag. This recall addresses both the passenger side frontal air bags that were originally installed in the vehicles, as well as replacement air bags that may have been installed as replacement service parts. A replacement air bag may have been installed, as one example, if a vehicle had been in a crash necessitating the replacement of the passenger side frontal air bag.
Consequence:
In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants potentially resulting in serious injury or death.
Action to take:
The recall began on March 25, 2016 for Toyota and Lexus vehicle owners. The recall began on June 23, 2016 for GM owners. The respective dealers will either replace the front passenger air bag inflator or the entire front passenger air bag assembly depending on the model. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331, or Pontiac customer service at 1-800-762-2737. This recall expands recall 15V-285.
2009 LEXUS SC
NHTSA Campaign ID: 16V128000
Component: AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Manufacturer: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
Manufacture Dates: 08/03/2007 - 07/30/2010
Potential Units Affected: 71163
Defect Description:
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain model year 2008-2010 Lexus SC vehicles manufactured August 3, 2007, to July 30, 2010, 2008 Toyota Corolla vehicles manufactured June 1, 2007, to December 21, 2007, 2008 Toyota Corolla Matrix vehicles manufactured June 1, 2007, to December 18, 2007, and 2008 Pontiac Vibe vehicles manufactured June 1, 2007, to January 2, 2008 that were originally sold, or ever registered, in Florida, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan, American Samoa, Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. The affected vehicles have a passenger side frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture upon its deployment.
Consequence:
In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants potentially resulting in serious injury or death.
Action to take:
The recall began on March 25, 2016 for Toyota and Lexus vehicle owners. The recall began on June 8, 2016 for GM owners. The respective dealers will either replace the front passenger air bag inflator or the entire front passenger air bag assembly depending on the model. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331, or Pontiac customer service at 1-800-762-2737. This recall expands recall 15V-286.
 


2001 Toyota Camry Solara 2dr Conv SLE V6 Auto (Natl)

  • Warning lights-inc: airbag, seat belt, low fuel, door ajar, battery, check engine, oil pressure, brake, ABS
  • Driver & front passenger airbags
  • 3-point shoulder belts for all seating positions
  • Side-impact door beams
  • Front/rear crumple zones
 
Crash Test Results for the 2001 Toyota Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2001 Toyota 4Runner 44552
2001 Toyota Avalon 3545Not
Tested
2001 Toyota Camry 454Not Tested5
2001 Toyota Camry 45335
2001 Toyota Celica 443Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2001 Toyota Corolla 44334
2001 Toyota Corolla 44434
2001 Toyota Echo 44344
2001 Toyota Prius 34Not
Tested
Not
Tested
4
2001 Toyota RAV4 44Not
Tested
Not
Tested
3
2001 Toyota Sienna 55454
2001 Toyota Solara Not
Tested
Not
Tested
35Not
Tested
2001 Toyota Tacoma 343Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2001 Toyota Tacoma Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2001 Toyota Tundra 33Not
Tested
Not
Tested
3
 
Service Bulletins for 2001 Toyota Tundra 2dr Conv SLE V6 Auto (Natl)
2001 TOYOTA CAMRY SOLARA:

Bulletin Number: 00103
BOOMY OR EXCESSIVE BASS FROM THE JBL AUDIO SYSTEM. *TT

Bulletin Number: 00207
TECHSTREAM ECU FLASH REPROGRAMMING PROCEDURE. *KB

Bulletin Number: 00403
MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0300 (RANDOM MULTIPLE CYLINDER MISFIRE). *TT

Bulletin Number: 00804
MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON 1MZ-FE ENGINE MISFIRE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304, P0305 OR P0306. *TT

Bulletin Number: 01005
A541E TRANSMISSION SOLENOID IDENTIFICATION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 010402
LETTER ANNOUNCING SPECIAL POLICY ADJUSTMENT TO COVER ENGINE OIL GELLING. *TT

Bulletin Number: 01101
MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0300 RANDOM MULTIPLE CYLINDER MISFIRE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 04004
ACCESSORY DRIVE BELT SQUEAL/ BELT TENSIONER RATTLE. *NM

Bulletin Number: 082001
SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE THE REAR WOOFER MAKING A HUMMING NOISE OR A RATTLE CONDITION . *ET

Bulletin Number: 082001
SUBJECT REGARDING A SNAPPING OR POPPING NOISE WHEN OPENING THE CONVERTIBLE TOP. *ET

Bulletin Number: 297
BRIEF INFORMATION REGARDING THE AN UPCOMING BULLETIN INTRODUCING A NEW ACCESSORY ALLOW WHEEL FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES. *TT

Bulletin Number: 3267
2001 SOLARA REPAIR MANUAL CORRECTION VOL 1. DIAGNOSTICS - ENGINE. 00400-RM834-U1. *TT 00400-RM649-U1 - 1999 SOLARA. *TT

Bulletin Number: 3267
2001 SOLARA REPAIR MANUAL CORRECTION VOL 1. DIAGNOSTICS - ENGINE. 00400-RM834-U1. *TT 00400-RM649-U1 - 1999 SOLARA. *TT

Bulletin Number: 616
ELECTRONIC MESSAGE REGAREING A TICKING NOISE FROM THE FRONT WHEEL BEARING DUST DEFLECTOR DUE TO LOOSENESS OF THE DUST REFLECTOR. *TT

Bulletin Number: AX00700
THIS BULLETIN INTRODUCES A NEW ACCESSORY ALLOY WHEEL FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES. *JB

Bulletin Number: BO01202
SUBJECT REGARDING FRONT SEAT BELT APPEARANCE FOR CONVERTIBLE MODELS. *TT

Bulletin Number: BO02800
TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN INTRODUCING A FIELD FIX FOR INCIDENTS OF MOISTURE AND ODORS PERMEATING INTO THE VEHICLE. THE QUARTER PANEL AIR DUCT FLAPS MAY HAVE BECOME LOOSE OR MISSING. REPLACING THE QUARTER PANEL AIR DUCT WILL REMEDY

Bulletin Number: EG01001
UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS, SOME VEHICLES WITH THE 1MZ-FE ENGINE MAY EXHIBIT A FALSE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0446 (EVAPORATIVE EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEM VENT CONTROL MALFUNCTION) STORED. *TT

Bulletin Number: EG01001
SOME VEHICLES WITH 1MZ-FE ENGINE MAY EXHIBIT A FALSE M.I.L ON.*JB

Bulletin Number: EG01001
SOME VEHICLES WITH 1MZ-FE ENGINE MAY EXHIBIT A FALSE M.I.L ON.*JB

Bulletin Number: EG01101
A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0300. *TT *JB

Bulletin Number: EG01303
MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0440, P0441 AND/OR P0446 STORED. *TT

Bulletin Number: EG01303R
MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0440, P0441 AND/OR P0446 STORED. *TT

Bulletin Number: NV00601
SOME VEHICLE MAY EXPERIENCE THE REAR WOOFER MAKING A HUMMING NOISE.*JB

Bulletin Number: NV00701
SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A SNAPPING OR POPPING NOISE WHEN OPENING THE CONVERTIBLE TOP. *JB

Bulletin Number: PG004-97-Obsolet
Technical Service Bulletin: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 31, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

Bulletin Number: PG004-97-Obsolet
Technical Service Bulletin: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 31, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

Bulletin Number: PG006-01-Obsolet
Technical Service Bulletin: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 31, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

Bulletin Number: PG006-01-Obsolet
Technical Service Bulletin: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 31, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

Bulletin Number: Safety Recall an
Update on Technician Certification Requirements.

Bulletin Number: Safety Recall an
Update on Technician Certification Requirements.

Bulletin Number: SU00101
SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A TICKING NOISE FROM THE FRONT WHEEL BEARING DUST DEFLECTOR DUE TO LOOSENESS OF THE DUST DEFLECTOR. *TT

Bulletin Number: SU00102
SUBJECT REGARDING REAR BEARING O-RING SERVICE TIP. *TT

Bulletin Number: TC02002
SPECIAL POLICY ADJUSTMENT REGARDING VEHICLES EXPERIENCING ENGINE OIL GELLING OR SLUDGE. *TT

Bulletin Number: TC13-019
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: T-PG006-00 Obsol
This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0054-13.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0012-13
Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bulletin de

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0012-13 Rev
TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bullet

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0012-13 REV
"TSB: FLASH REPROGRAMMING ALLOWS THE ECU SOFTWARE TO BE UPDATED WITHOUT REPLACING THE ECU. FLASH CALIBRATION UPDATES FOR SPECIFIC VEHICLE MODELS/ECUS ARE RELEASED AS FIELD-FIX PROCEDURES DESCRIBED IN INDIVIDUAL SERVICE BULLETINS. THIS BUL

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0012-13 REV
"TSB: FLASH REPROGRAMMING ALLOWS THE ECU SOFTWARE TO BE UPDATED WITHOUT REPLACING THE ECU. FLASH CALIBRATION UPDATES FOR SPECIFIC VEHICLE MODELS/ECUS ARE RELEASED AS FIELD-FIX PROCEDURES DESCRIBED IN INDIVIDUAL SERVICE BULLETINS. THIS BUL

Bulletin Number: TSB-0012-13 Rev2
TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bull

Bulletin Number: TSB-0012-13 Rev2
TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bull

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0014-11 Rev
TSB: The purpose of this service bulletin is to provide information regarding the installation of the correct torque converter bolts during automatic transmission/transaxle assembly replacement. Incorrect torque converter bolts or missing w

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0014-11 Rev
TSB: The purpose of this service bulletin is to provide information regarding the installation of the correct torque converter bolts during automatic transmission/transaxle assembly replacement. Incorrect torque converter bolts or missing w

Bulletin Number: T-SB-003-01 - OB
TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 7, 2014: This bulletin is now obsolete.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0043-14
TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0043-14 Rev
TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased. Follow the procedures in this bulletin to

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0043-14 Rev
TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased. Follow the procedures in this bulletin to

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0043-14 Rev
TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0054-13
California (CA), Federal (FED), and 50 State Certified emission control underhood labels (emission labels) may be obtained through your dealership?s Parts Department utilizing standard replacement parts ordering procedures. Follow the guide

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0057-18
TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0043-14. ? Applicability has been updated to include 2017 ? 2018 model year Toyota vehicles. Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0043-14 is obso

Bulletin Number: TSB-0064-10
TOYOTA: TECHSTREAM ECU FLASH REPROGRAMMING PROCEDURE. FLASH REPROGRAMMING ALLOWS THE ECU SOFTWARE TO BE UPDATED WITHOUT REPLACING THE ECU. FLASH CALIBRATION UPDATES FOR SPECIFIC VEHICLE MODELS/ECUS ARE RELEASED AS FIELD-FIX PROCEDURES DE

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0064-10 Rev
Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bulletin de

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0064-10 Rev
This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0012-13.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0071-11 Rev
The purpose of this service bulletin is to provide precautions to follow when installing an automatic transmission/transaxle assembly to avoid MIL ?ON,? shifting issues, and/or transmission damage. Use the information in this bulletin when

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0101-11 Rev
TSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0101-11 Rev
TSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0101-11 Rev
TSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

Bulletin Number: TSB-0122-11
TOYOTA: INFORMATION PROVIDED FOR REPLACING THE SEAT COVERS FOR VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SIDE AIRBAGS. *PE

Bulletin Number: TSB-0122-11
TOYOTA: INFORMATION PROVIDED FOR REPLACING THE SEAT COVERS FOR VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SIDE AIRBAGS. *PE

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0122-11 Rev
Beginning in 1998, Toyota introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Toyota does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Toyota leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0122-11 Rev
Beginning in 1998, Toyota introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Toyota does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Toyota leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0122-11 Rev
Beginning in 1998, Toyota introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Toyota does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Toyota leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-14
TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to provide precautions to follow when installing an automatic transmission/transaxle assembly to avoid MIL "ON" shifting issues and/or transmission damage. Use the information in this bulletin when insta

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-14
TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to provide precautions to follow when installing an automatic transmission/transaxle assembly to avoid MIL "ON" shifting issues and/or transmission damage. Use the information in this bulletin when insta

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-16
TSB: Supersession Notice. Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-16
TSB: Supersession Notice. Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-16-Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. October 30, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has be

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-16-Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. October 30, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has be

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-16-Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. October 30, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has be

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0134-16_Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE October 30, 2017 Rev1: * Applicability has been updated to include 2018 model year vehicles. SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes SB No. T-SB-0012-13. Flash reprogramming allows the

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0141-13
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0141-13
A new Special Service Tool (SST 09709-00002) has been introduced to aid in the inspection procedure for certain vehicles equipped with a floor pedal-type parking brake system. This bulletin references the correct method for installing the B

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0141-13
A new Special Service Tool (SST 09709-00002) has been introduced to aid in the inspection procedure for certain vehicles equipped with a floor pedal-type parking brake system. This bulletin references the correct method for installing the B

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0144-08_Obs
TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE November 21, 2017: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

Bulletin Number: TSB018217
TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes SB No. T-SB-0101-11. Applicability has been updated to include 2016 ? 2017 model year vehicles. Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0101-11 is Obsolete and any printed

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0185-13
The following procedures are recommended during routine maintenance or in the event of a customer concern for wiper performance.

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0229-12_Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE November 22, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2014 ? 2018 model year vehicles. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. In the event that a Toyota vehicle becomes submerg

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0304-17
TSB: Vehicle replacement certification labels (the vinyl label installed on the driver door or door post) and VIN plates (the metal plate riveted to dashboard) may be available from Toyota, provided the request meets one of the criteria lis

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0304-17_Rev
TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin Nos. PG021-88, PG015-89, PG0015-90, PG002-91, PG002-93, PG005-97, PG007-01, PG007-07, and T-SB-0144-08. Service Bulletin Nos. PG021-88, PG015-89

Bulletin Number: T-SB-0304-17_Rev
TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 31, 2018 Rev2: ? The Supersession Notice has been updated. January 11, 2018 Rev1: ? The Supersession Notice has been updated. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. SUPERSESSION NOTICE

Bulletin Number: TS-BO030-01 Obso
This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0185-13.

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0010-10 Rev
Tech Tip: Low battery voltage can contribute to a MIL "ON" condition for P0335 (Crankshaft Position

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0010-10 Rev
Tech Tip: Low battery voltage can contribute to a MIL "ON" condition for P0335 (Crankshaft Position

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0132-11
A key part to maintain the proper function and safe operation of the vehicle's braking system is to perform a visual inspection when installing brake pads, calipers, and discs. The following recommendations are intended to provide general

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0132-11
A key part to maintain the proper function and safe operation of the vehicle's braking system is to perform a visual inspection when installing brake pads, calipers, and discs. The following recommendations are intended to provide general

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0213-13
Toyota vehicles are equipped with SRS, including various airbags and in some models, seat belt pre-tensioners, to help reduce the risk of injury in a collision. If a customer expresses any concerns that the SRS airbags or pretensioner devi

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0213-13
Toyota vehicles are equipped with Supplemental Restraint Systems (SRS), including various airbags and in some models, seat belt pre-tensioners, to help reduce the risk of injury in a collision. If a customer expresses any concerns that the

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0226-13
The customer is having difficulty changing the multi-display screen from Day Mode. If the multi-display screen is set to Day Mode when the headlights are on, the setting we be memorized when the engine is turned off.

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0269-13
The appearance of spots in tempered glass (when viewed at certain angles) is the result of the heat treating and quick quenching process during manufacturing.

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0381-16
Tech Tip: Some customers may experience difficulty programming HomeLink.

Bulletin Number: T-TT-0381-16
TECH TIP: SOME CUSTOMERS MAY EXPERIENCE DIFFICULTY PROGRAMMING HOMELINK.

 
Recalls for 2001 Toyota Tundra 2dr Conv SLE V6 Auto (Natl)
No recalls exist.
 






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