4.0

definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
30,500 miles

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problem #2

Aug 012017

ES 350

  • miles
Melting dashboard problem which affects visibility. I called Lexus headquarters in August 2017 and reported the problem. I took the car in to Lexus dealer and they took pictures which they said they would submit somewhere. After many months, I called headquarters again. I got a call from them on 1/29/2018 stating that my car is no longer under warranty. They want me to pay to replace dashboard. Many other Lexus models have been recalled for this same problem. However, they indicated my model was not under recall. Since my car also have the defected material that was used in those other models, I believe Lexus should be held responsible for replacing the dashboard. The ES350 should also be under recall because the problem exists in this model. Please contact me to advise.

- Wellington, FL, USA

problem #1

Jul 182016

ES 350

  • 61,000 miles
The dashboard is melting and has become shiny. The shine renders the driver blind to traffic by reflecting the sun. The shine also reflects against the windshield and reflects back. This makes the visibility towards the left side and front of the driver to be very low causing a hazardous driving condition.

- Pembroke Pines, FL, USA