Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331, or Pontiac customer service at 1-800-762-2737. The vehicle had not been inspected or repaired. This is because getting to the water pump requires removal of the timing belt, and it's a running gear which is a time-consuming project. I could not control vehicle thus crashed into 3 parked unoccupied vehicles. General Motors will contact the Pontiac owners. Need to remove the wheels and replace the valve stems with new sensors. The no pressure in the head along with the vehicle being driven to the dealer which was then followed by several days of back and forth does sound odd.
A new thermostat might be the cure to your Lexus' fever. Not being repaired yet because it is likely a very expensiver repair. The water pump is probably driven by the accessory belt. Unbolt the water pump by removing the four 10mm bolts and two 10mm nuts that hold the pump to the engine. I think the dealership saw a full change purse coming and is trying to rip the person off. Towers said that when the cruise control is on, the vehicle frequently accelerate beyond its set speed and keep going.
A new thermostat might be the cure to your Lexus' fever. I would find a good independent Toyota mechanic your car is identical to a Camry, as far as the engine is concerned and have it towed to them for a full diagnosis. Thermostatic expansion valve was replaced then. Lexus said that I had to replace the entire window and that the clips were not sold separately when I replaced the driver side window. Then, continue to Step 2. Please post any other suggestions. An overheating engine can be one of the most damaging.
Once he got a speed ticket because of it. Twice I was told that the mechanics were unable to duplicate the sound which is difficult for me to believe as it is there everytime I start the car. I would think it was a serious defect in the auto--Lexus made us pay to fix. Had to drop engine and transmission to fix the problem. The shop found a leak behind the engine. Then, tighten it with the four 10mm bolts and two 10mm nuts.
Replacement of the ac evaporator, water pump, and passenger side window are very expensive if the work is done at the dealership. To preclude hitting traffic on a major street, I put car in reverse. Toyota will notify the Toyota and Lexus owners. You might need to use a breaker bar to remove the bolt on the idler pulley. . Slippage when shifting from 3 to 4. I am concerned that there might be a problem later on with the vehicle and that this is a warning sign.
This car had last maintenance oil change; tech also checked for fluid levels, breaks etc at 56K in April. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. I left the car overnight at two different dealership service depts so that they would be able to duplicate the sound also from a cold start. If the water pump doesn't clear the bolts, jack up the engine slightly to provide clearance. Depending on the model, dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator or the air bag assembly, free of charge. My suggestion is to get a lot of clarification on what and how and post back here for some objective opinions before authorizing anything.
This repair is only recommended for experts because there is a lot to consider. The recall began on February 1, 2017. Car had only 60K miles at that time. But, customers were never informed about this problem. Thanks After the engine is torn down for inspection they may find that the deck on the engine block is warped. B Remove the 2 bolts, nut and water inlet housing. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.
My other Toyota and Honda cars had water pump going to 100K and never had engine damage even at 140K. If the Lexus has a plastic impeller, it might be worth considering to replace it, but maybe at a higher mileage. New disc wold not stay in the dvd drive. It is not a maintenance item. The car also was shaking, but had to drive it home. Seems like a poor part problem water pump causing this damage or bad diagnosis.