1998 — 2003 of release

Repair and operation of the car

Lexus RX 300
+ Lexus RX-300 cars
+ Governing bodies and methods of operation
+ Settings and routine maintenance of the car
+ Engine
+ Cooling systems of the engine, heating, ventilation and air conditioning
+ A power supply system and production of the fulfilled gases
+ Systems of electric equipment of the engine
+ Automatic transmission and interaxal differential
+ Transmission line
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schematic diagrams of electric connections




This manual was formed with the purpose to help the owner of the car to receive from it the maximum return. Performance of this task is reached in several ways. The data collected and given below allow the owner of the vehicle to be defined in what works on its service have to be carried out and when and also whether it makes sense to try to execute them independently, or it is necessary to address to representative office of manufacturing firm or a workshop of car service. The Management included descriptions of procedures of obligatory routine maintenance and car repairs, and also the schedule of their performance is provided. Besides, information on performing diagnostics of malfunctions of knots and systems of the car (in case of their refusal), and also ways of elimination of their reasons is offered.

Instructions for use Management

The management is divided into chapters. Each chapter is broken into enumerated sections. Sections, in turn, are broken into subsections and where it is required, on under - subsections also consist of paragraphs.

The text brought to attention of readers is followed by explanatory illustrations. References to illustrations are included in the text of the paragraph/paragraph which material this illustration is designed to add.

The description once of the procedures mentioned in the text usually the second time does not repeat. Instead a reference to the corresponding section / subsection of the corresponding chapter where this procedure already met is in case of need made.

References to the provision of knot or component at the left or on the right on the car mean finding of the reader face forward on the driver's place.

Descriptions of all procedures in this manual are stated in a simple and available form. If accurately to follow instructions in the text and to accompanying illustrations, no difficulties should arise.

It is necessary to pay due attention to observance of technical requirements and efforts of tightening of the threaded connections given in specifications at the beginning of each chapter. It is necessary to be guided by specifications when performing all works. In separate sections the necessary sizes and values for adjustment are given not always.

The elementary operations, like "to open a cowl" or "to weaken wheel nuts", are meant as self-evident and also are mentioned not always.

On the contrary, in the text the most difficult, needing the detailed description procedures are in detail stated.