Dash started to peel near the passenger airbag at 73,000 miles then around the key switch and in 2 months everything was flaking, and a dashboard rattle started as well, very, very annoying! If your Lexus vehicle's dash lights are not working, there could be two possible issues: the dash light bulbs or the dash light fuse. These guides serve a few purposes. Not only do they let you see the speedometer and fuel gauge, but there are several dash lights that serve as warning indicators whenever there is an issue with your vehicle. Engine Oil This is the oil pressure engine light. This indicates that a malfunction with the system has been detected. Love my new dash, but furious that this is a known issue.
There is also a Lexus Dash Defects Facebook page that no one seems to have found. I have Lexus Rx 330 2006 and have the same problems. It looks like a cracked hard boiled egg and is starting to peel. That all you could do for your defective material? The vehicle was not repaired. This needs to be addressed and replaced by the dealer.
I called the dealer 3 month later, they told me to wait due to back order. Even now I only have 48000 miles on it. Our friends have 2- one with 173,000 mi. Would love to join a class action suit. Were both notified of the failures.
I had my car in 2 weeks ago for an oil change and new battery when I suddenly got a call from my service manager. My service writer already had 50 names on her list before my name after only the first week, and she's just one of probably a dozen service writers there. Since there are safety concerns involved, I believe Lexus should be responsible and replace the faulty dashboards. The quality of the dash is complete garbage. Prior to anyone getting in my car, they almost always say that my car looks like it's new, until they see my embarrassing dash. I have 4 yrs baby girl and so scar me any kind of issue.
Power Steering This is the power steering warning light. Dashboard Light indicators let you know of a system that has been activated, and dashboard warning lights are letting you know that there is an issue or malfunction with your Lexus. Scanner programs and tools vary in price. The contact stated that the dashboard had experienced melting and cracking and in several sections of the dash board had separated and was falling off. I can see that was a lie.
You have to figure that the queue to get these cumbersome dashboard replacement and repairs done is going to be slow moving too, so you want to try to get at the front of the line. In fact, the new vinyl was even better than the original one. Here's a quick guide to. Lexus makes a pretty good car. Call your local Lexus dealer for further inspection.
If your model is effected, you will receive a letter from the manufacturer. The Lexus is equipped with an advanced computer that can read the issues the car is going through and warn the driver lights on the dashboard. I had already put in a request for the repair at the dealership, so, who knows? Will the dash be replaced by better quality material? It is recommended to contact your dealer when a serious warning light comes on, and drive as little as possible during that time. It will come on to indicate that the emergency brake is engaged. It started with hairline cracks which spread all through the dash.
The Lexus is a very technologically advanced vehicle. I just paid off this car and now has this dashboard issue. While you're sitting around waiting for the manufacturer to send you another letter telling you to bring your car in, many other savvier car owners are already securing their place in line for their free dashboard repair at the dealership. I took the deal wthout researching the problem. Wonder what that would due to their profits! Thank you in advance for any assistance you can provide. You can see how quickly our list is filling up, so I would start checking with your local dealer and see if they have a will call list setup and confirm that you're on the list! There are several reasons why your Lexus is showing warning lights. .
For the most part, a warning light that is displayed in red indicates a more serious problem or safety issue, and it is recommended to get it checked the same day. Noticed a large, hairline crack on the dashboard above the glove compartment, then more appeared near air conditioning vents on both passenger and driver side. Now that the cracks have gotten bigger I called the dealer and was told to bring it in and they would submit pictures to get approval for repair I could have sent in the pictures myself instead of wasting my whole Friday waiting just to get car wash. Remember your service writer's name and write it down, as they each might maintain their own list. In addition while driving a glare from light shining on the melted dashboard was present causing a visibility hazard. I strongly feel that this is an attempt by Lexus to avoid replacing as many of these defective dashboards as possible.