Changed valve cover gaskets front and rear. Example, it the hinge on your front door is not lined up, every time it is opened or closed it will bind. I recommend you drain the system if possible to get rid of as much old oil and contamination as possible to prevent additional wear as well. Interior hall, all fixtures in hall and bath burnt or melted, extensive smoke damage to entire home. I have to fight it to turn curves on the highway but more when I'm in the city.
Part Number - Warranty does not cover failures due to installation errors, product abuse, modifications, product misuse, accident, collision, or failure of other parts. From the high mileage of the engine, it could make sense to go for a re-manufactured engine. Very relaxing and smooth - the V6 engine is nice to have. Those few cases also involved freshly rebuilt engines in which the builder apparently set the wrist pins up too tight in the wrist pin bushings. Sincerely, Alice I do not know I should disconnect the negative cable. Do you happen to know where I can find a good certified master technician in my area? The car has good milage if you drive it calmly, but its hard not to with its v6.
Mechanic thinks it's either the power steering pump or the rack and pinion. Next Your mechanic may be right on. It was very hot and there was some liquid mixed in, and the garage was pitch black yet it was a very sunny day with the sun pointing at the garage. If the power is less than 12V, the lights are just dimmer. Many shops can do the light work, but engine replacement requires a different set of equipement and experience.
The manufacturer has been alerted. However, you said you can turn the car off and then back on and it is okay. Do you mean that the engine was not low on oil, but that you added oil anyway? So please get with the dealer and have them check to see if this has been performed as soon as possible since this is a safety item. Hi, I recently picked up 96 es300 with the 1mz-fe v6, it came with code p0330 knock sensor bank 2. They changed the alternator and we never had the problem again. My head is very close to the ceiling.
My previous technicians performed those tests you mentioned At least I remember he pulled out the fuses one by one , but did not find anything wrong. Good gas mileage; upper teens for city, and around thirty on the highway. Owner notification began November 30, 1999. If solenoid does not click, replace solenoid valve. The engine harness someone who previously owned the car was poking around, i could see the knock sensor harnesses were pryed into.
There were certain points during turning the steering wheel that seemed harder to turn than others at low speed. It just dosen't make sense that these random codes pop up one after another with nothing aparent wrong to the car. If meter does not drop, remove the battery connection from the alternator, if it drops now, the diodes are bad in the alternator. Primary Use: Commuting to work Great Car — Acceleration is great along with the handling, appearance i wouldnt say is great but deff not horrible. Drove car and code p0770 came up, trans shift solenoid E.
This car has performed flawlessly on three cross country trips. You should have the code checked it can help diagnose the problem. The speedometer on the car was controlled by and electric circuit not a cable. While you may trust your garage, is this type of repair something that do frequently? The car appears totally dead now. Generally reliability has been very good. My only issue with the vehicle is that the interior is small if you are over 6 feet tall. The car runs strong, shifts great, is quiet, comfortable, economical with gas, and the front-wheel drive makes it great for getting around in the snow.
However, recommend it very much as lexus puts many features in the car. In what you explained to us though nothing was mentioned about the electrical side though I am sure he may have mentioned it. In that time, the major expenses have been timing belts, a new starter, suspension, brakes, and one fuel injector. The steering wheel set nut may not have been sufficiently tightened causing steering vibration and looseness. It's Been A Great Car To Own And Drive And Still Has Some More Miles To Offer The Next Owner. I have had a lot of success with Lucas additive.
But its looks are deceiving. It seems not be as harsh as other products and is a good lubricant and conditioner. Also, how long have you owned the car? It has a few dents and dings and the interior is a little rough. Recall 99V307000: Steering Wheel Set Nut Loose Notes Vehicle Description: Passenger vehicles. Thank you for the donation - let us know if this helps. Because it was so dark, it looked like the garage doors were closed, but actually, one side was open, but I didn't know because it was so black.