Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2012 LS 600h L are official communications between Lexus & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #L-SB-0047-19

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170185

      TSB: Some 2007 ? 2017 model year LS460/LS460L and 2008 ? 2016 model year LS600h vehicles may exhibit a squawk/bark noise from the brake actuator when depressing and/or releasing the brake pedal. Read More »

    • TSB #ZLG_Lexus POL16-

      Date Announced:
      JUN 20, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142887

      Warranty Policy Bulletin: Lexus has received some reports where various brake system related warning lamps illuminate due to internal malfunctions of the Brake Actuator Assembly. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #L-SB-0002-20 Rev

      Date Announced:
      AUG 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179601

      TSB: Vehicles may display evidence of a fluid leak or fluid seep from powertrain components. This bulletin explains how to determine the differences between a fluid leak versus a fluid seep. Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0001-18-Rev

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164328

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

    • TSB #L-SB-0028-20

      Date Announced:
      AUG 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179595

      TSB: Some 2006 - 2020 model year Lexus hybrid vehicles may exhibit an excessive buildup of dust, lint, or debris in the HV battery cooling fan or intake filter. This condition could reduce the efficiency of the HV battery cooling system. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #L-TT-0237-18

      Date Announced:
      JAN 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131716

      TT: Special Service Tools: Injector Seal Tool Sets. In the event that injector seal repair is required on vehicles equipped with a direct injection fuel system, a Special Service Tool Set is required to properly install the seal onto the ... Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:LUBRICANT

    • TSB #L-SB-0002-20 Rev

      Date Announced:
      AUG 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179601

      TSB: Vehicles may display evidence of a fluid leak or fluid seep from powertrain components. This bulletin explains how to determine the differences between a fluid leak versus a fluid seep. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:FLUID/LUBRICANT

    • TSB #L-SB-0002-20 Rev

      Date Announced:
      AUG 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179697

      TSB: Vehicles may display evidence of a fluid leak or fluid seep from powertrain components. This bulletin explains how to determine the differences between a fluid leak versus a fluid seep. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #L-SB-0028-20

      Date Announced:
      AUG 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179691

      TSB: Some 2006 ? 2020 model year Lexus hybrid vehicles may exhibit an excessive buildup of dust, lint, or debris in the HV battery cooling fan or intake filter. This condition could reduce the efficiency of the HV battery cooling system. Read More »

    • TSB #KLG - Dealer Pac

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172824

      The Data Communication Module (DCM) in the subject vehicles are equipped with software to identify the location of the vehicle using the Global Positioning System (GPS) to support features of the Safety Connect system. Read More »

    • TSB #KLG_Dealer Packa

      Date Announced:
      DEC 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170745

      Dealer Package: 12/10/2019 Vehicle total has increased by approximately 6,260 vehicles. Vehicles were moved from Customer Support Program 19LE05 and added to Limited Service Campaign KLG. Read More »

    • TSB #KLG_Dealer Packa

      Date Announced:
      SEP 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166021

      Dealer Package: The Data Communication Module (DCM) in the subject vehicles are equipped with software to identify the location of the vehicle using the Global Positioning System (GPS) to support features of the Safety Connect system. Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0001-18-Rev

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164328

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #ZLZ_Job_Aid_11.1

      Date Announced:
      NOV 14, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152187

      Job Aid: CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM ZLZ. Repair Coverage for the Dashboard (Instrument Panel) and/or Certain Interior Trim Panels. Inspection Application Navigation Instructions Read More »

    • TSB #ZLZ-Lexus POL18-

      Date Announced:
      OCT 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152598

      Customer Support Program Bulletin: Lexus has received reports indicating that a combination of high humidity, high temperatures, and light intensity may cause the surface of the Dashboard (Instrument Panel) and/or certain interior trim ... Read More »

    • TSB #ZLZ-Lexus POL18-

      Date Announced:
      OCT 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152599

      Customer Support Program Bulletin: Lexus has received reports indicating that a combination of high humidity, high temperatures, and light intensity may cause the surface of the Dashboard (Instrument Panel) and/or certain interior trim ... Read More »

    • TSB #ZLZ-Lexus POL18-

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152592

      Customer Support Program Bulletin: Lexus has received reports indicating that a combination of high humidity, high temperatures, and light intensity may cause the surface of the Dashboard (Instrument Panel) and/or certain interior trim ... Read More »

    • TSB #ZLZ_Dealer Packa

      Date Announced:
      SEP 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145765

      Dealer Package: Lexus has received reports indicating that a combination of high humidity, high temperatures, and light intensity may cause the surface of the dashboard (instrument panel) and/or certain interior trim panels in some of the ... Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0113-12_Rev

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133651

      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. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

    • TSB #L-TT-0007-10

      Date Announced:
      APR 29, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133772

      Low battery voltage can contribute to a MIL "ON" condition for P0335 (Crankshaft Position Sensor Circuit) and or P0340 (Camshaft Position Sensor Circuit) due to inconsistent rational speed of the engine's crankshaft. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

    • TSB #ZLZ_Dealer Packe

      Date Announced:
      JAN 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153249

      Dealer Packet: January 23,2019 Lexus has expanded this Customer Support Program to include certain IS 250/350 vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #ZLZ_Lexus POL18-

      Date Announced:
      JAN 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153250

      Customer Support Program Bulletin: Lexus has received reports indicating that a combination of high humidity, high temperatures, and light intensity may cause the surface of the Dashboard (Instrument Panel) and/or certain interior trim ... Read More »

    • TSB #ZLZ_Lexus POL18-

      Date Announced:
      JAN 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153251

      Customer Support Program Bulletin: Lexus has received reports indicating that a combination of high humidity, high temperatures, and light intensity may cause the surface of the Dashboard (Instrument Panel) and/or certain interior trim ... Read More »

    • TSB #ZLZ-Dealer Packa

      Date Announced:
      NOV 14, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152186

      Dealer Packet: November 14 , 2018 The inspection application is now available. Lexus has received reports indicating that a combination of high humidity, high temperatures, and light intensity may cause the surface of the dashboard ... Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #KLG_19LE05-TI-Up

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179738

      TI: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN KLG CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM 19LE05 SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE Read More »

    • TSB #KLG_19LE05-TI-Up

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179782

      TI: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN KLG CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM 19LE05 SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #Lexus Safety Re

      Date Announced:
      MAR 31, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190468

      Lexus Safety Recall and Service Campaign - Technician Certification Requirements Read More »

    • TSB #KLG - Dealer Pac

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172824

      The Data Communication Module (DCM) in the subject vehicles are equipped with software to identify the location of the vehicle using the Global Positioning System (GPS) to support features of the Safety Connect system. Read More »

    AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW

    • TSB #L-SB-0143-11 Rev

      Date Announced:
      NOV 10, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10132074

      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 ... Read More »

    VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL

    • TSB #LSB-0059-12

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10045639

      LEXUS: PRECAUTION INFORMATION ON REMOVAL, INSPECTION, INSTALLATION OF ACCELERATOR PEDAL SENSOR ASSEMBLY, WHICH REQUIRES NO LUBRICATION. Read More »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #L-SB-0023-20

      Date Announced:
      JUN 23, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177780

      TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin Nos. ST004-01, SU001-08, and L-SB-0174-08. The aforementioned bulletins are obsolete, and any printed versions should be discarded. Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0029-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162250

      TSB: Some 2011 ? 2019 model year Lexus vehicles (including RX350HL, RX450HL, LS460L, and LS600HL) with super chrome wheel finishes may become discolored and/or damaged when aftermarket cleaners, polishes, or brake dust removal products ... Read More »

    SEATS

    • TSB #L-SB-0143-11 Rev

      Date Announced:
      NOV 10, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10132074

      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 ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #KLG_19LE05-TI-Up

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179782

      TI: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN KLG CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM 19LE05 SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0028-20

      Date Announced:
      AUG 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179691

      TSB: Some 2006 ? 2020 model year Lexus hybrid vehicles may exhibit an excessive buildup of dust, lint, or debris in the HV battery cooling fan or intake filter. This condition could reduce the efficiency of the HV battery cooling system. Read More »

    • TSB #Lexus Safety Re

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176283

      Safety Recall and Service Campaign - Technician Certification Requirements Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0008-20

      Date Announced:
      APR 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174888

      TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin Nos. Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0179-17 Obs

      Date Announced:
      APR 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174889

      TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE April 06, 2020: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see L-SB-0008-20. Replacement Certification Labels and VIN Plates Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0016-19_Rev

      Date Announced:
      JAN 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171447

      TSB: REVISION NOTICE January 15, 2020 Rev1: ? The Warranty Information and Repair Procedure sections have been updated. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. Read More »

    • TSB #19LE05-KLG - TI-

      Date Announced:
      OCT 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168534

      Technical Instructions: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN KLG CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM 19LE05 SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE CERTAIN 2011 ? 2017 MODEL YEAR LS, 2013 ? 2016 MODEL YEAR LS Hybrid, 2011 ... Read More »

    • TSB #KLG_TI_091319

      Date Announced:
      SEP 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166022

      Technical Instructions: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE CERTAIN 2011 ? 2017 MODEL YEAR LS, 2013 ? 2016 MODEL YEAR LS Hybrid, 2011 ? 2017 MODEL YEAR GS, 2016 ? 2017 ... Read More »

    • TSB #KLG_TI_091219

      Date Announced:
      SEP 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166017

      Technical Instructions: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE CERTAIN 2011 ? 2017 MODEL YEAR LS, 2013 ? 2016 MODEL YEAR LS Hybrid, 2011 ? 2017 MODEL YEAR GS, 2016 ? 2017 ... Read More »

    • TSB #KLG_TI_v.2_09121

      Date Announced:
      SEP 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166019

      Technical Instructions: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE CERTAIN 2011 ? 2017 MODEL YEAR LS, 2013 ? 2016 MODEL YEAR LS Hybrid, 2011 ? 2017 MODEL YEAR GS, 2016 ? 2017 ... Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0001-18-Rev

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164328

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0018-14_Rev

      Date Announced:
      JUN 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162746

      TSB: REVISION NOTICE June 13, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2018 ? 2019 model year Lexus vehicles. March 13, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2015 ? 2017 model year Lexus vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #L-TT-0218-17-Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155236

      TT: This bulletin is regarding best practices when handling navigation systems that use Hard Disc Drive or Micro SD Card memory. 1. First type is generation 6 or 7 which utilizes HDD (Hard Disc Drive). Read More »

    • TSB #ZLZ_Dealer Packa

      Date Announced:
      SEP 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145765

      Dealer Package: Lexus has received reports indicating that a combination of high humidity, high temperatures, and light intensity may cause the surface of the dashboard (instrument panel) and/or certain interior trim panels in some of the ... Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0014-16_Rev

      Date Announced:
      JAN 19, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131724

      TSB: REVISION NOTICE January 19, 2018 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2018 model year vehicles. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. Read More »

    • TSB #L-TT-0227-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      OCT 04, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10132655

      TT: Previously, an error message was received when performing DCM activation initiated by Techstream. This condition has been remedied, and DCM activation utilizing Techstream can now be resumed. Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0021-14 Rev

      Date Announced:
      SEP 19, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10132625

      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. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #KLG_Dealer Packa

      Date Announced:
      DEC 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170745

      Dealer Package: 12/10/2019 Vehicle total has increased by approximately 6,260 vehicles. Vehicles were moved from Customer Support Program 19LE05 and added to Limited Service Campaign KLG. Read More »

    • TSB #KLG_Dealer Packa

      Date Announced:
      SEP 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166021

      Dealer Package: The Data Communication Module (DCM) in the subject vehicles are equipped with software to identify the location of the vehicle using the Global Positioning System (GPS) to support features of the Safety Connect system. Read More »

    • TSB #L-TT-0218-17-Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155236

      TT: This bulletin is regarding best practices when handling navigation systems that use Hard Disc Drive or Micro SD Card memory. 1. First type is generation 6 or 7 which utilizes HDD (Hard Disc Drive). Read More »

    • TSB #L-TT-0218-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131760

      TT: This bulletin is regarding best practices when handling navigation systems that use Hard Disc Drive or Micro SD Card memory. 1. First type is generation 6 or 7 which utilizes HDD (Hard Disc Drive). Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

    • TSB #L-SB-0179-17

      Date Announced:
      NOV 28, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133657

      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. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #L-SB-0017-19

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159695

      TSB: Some 2010 ? 2019 model year Lexus vehicles may exhibit paint stains after the removal of Rapgard?. The paint stains may appear to be under the clear coat but are usually under wrinkles in the Rapgard?. Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0021-14_Obs

      Date Announced:
      JAN 24, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10129210

      TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE January 22, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see L-SB-0001-18. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • TSB #KLG_19LE05-TI-Up

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179738

      TI: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN KLG CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM 19LE05 SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE Read More »

    • TSB #KLG_19LE05-TI-Up

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179782

      TI: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN KLG CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM 19LE05 SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0028-20

      Date Announced:
      AUG 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179691

      TSB: Some 2006 ? 2020 model year Lexus hybrid vehicles may exhibit an excessive buildup of dust, lint, or debris in the HV battery cooling fan or intake filter. This condition could reduce the efficiency of the HV battery cooling system. Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0047-19

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170185

      TSB: Some 2007 ? 2017 model year LS460/LS460L and 2008 ? 2016 model year LS600h vehicles may exhibit a squawk/bark noise from the brake actuator when depressing and/or releasing the brake pedal. Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0001-18-Rev

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164328

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #L-SB-0017-19

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159695

      TSB: Some 2010 ? 2019 model year Lexus vehicles may exhibit paint stains after the removal of Rapgard?. The paint stains may appear to be under the clear coat but are usually under wrinkles in the Rapgard?. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

    UNKNOWN OR OTHER

    • TSB #L-SB-0011-12

      Date Announced:
      FEB 24, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10043658

      LEXUS: SMART KEY INOPERATIVE ON CT200H, GX460, HS250H, LS460, LS600H, RX350, AND RX450H MODELS. *KB Read More »