Safety Features by Model

4dr Sdn $7,964 - $10,097

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range

  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes
  • Electronic controlled brake system (ECB)-inc: electronic brake force distribution (EBD), brake assist (BA)
  • Dual front airbags w/occupant-detecting front passenger airbag cutoff
  • Front/rear side curtain airbags
  • Dual front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Dual front knee airbags
  • Force-limiting seat belts for all outboard seating positions w/pretensioners
  • 3-point belts for all seating positions w/height-adjustable front shoulder belt anchors
  • Emergency locking retractor (ELR) for all seating positions
  • Automatic locking retractor (ALR) for front/rear passenger seats
  • Vehicle dynamics integrated management (VDIM) w/cutoff function
  • Child safety locks
  • Vehicle stability control system (VSC) w/cutoff function
  • Front/rear energy managing crumple zones
  • Impact-dissipating upper interior trim
  • Brake pedal regression prevention mechanism
  • Daytime running lights

IIHS Crash Test Ratings

Frontal Ratings Moderate Overlap

Tested vehicle: 2006 Lexus GS 300 4-door

Overall
Head Neck
Chest
Left Leg
Right Leg
Kinematics
Structure

Side Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2006 Lexus GS 300 4-door

Overall
Structure
Side Airbag Configuration
Driver Head Neck
Driver Head Protection
Driver Torso
Driver Pelvis Leg
Passenger Head Neck
Passenger Head Protection
Passenger Torso
Passenger Pelvis Leg

Rear Ratings

Overall
Dynamic
Geometry

Rollover Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2010 Lexus GS 350 4-door

Overall

IIHS Crash Test Videos

Warranty

Basic Warranty

48 months / 50,000 miles

Drivetrain Warranty

72 months / 70,000 miles

Corrosion Perforation Warranty

72 months / Unlimited distance

Roadside Assistance Coverage

48 months / Unlimited distance

Certified Pre-Owned Warranty

Maximum Age/Mileage:

6 years/less than 70,000 miles

Basic Warranty Terms

Up to 6 years/unlimited mileage

Powertrain Warranty

Up to 6 years/unlimited mileage

Dealer Certification Required

161-point inspection

Roadside Assistance

Yes

Deductible

No

Return/Exchange Policy

N/A

Out-of-Town Repair/Service

Yes

Free Service Loan

Yes

Special Finance Terms

Yes

Transferability

Yes

Satellite Radio Subscription

3 months

Complimentary Service/Maintenance

Four factory-recommended services for 2 years/20,000 miles

Recalls

Engine And Engine Cooling > Engine Jul 6, 2010
Report Receipt Date:
Jul 6, 2010
NHTSA Campaign:
10V309000
Summary:
TOYOTA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006 THROUGH 2008 LEXUS PASSENGER CARS MANUFACTURED FROM AUGUST 26, 2005 THROUGH JULY 29, 2008. MICRO-FOREIGN OBJECTS IN THE MATERIAL OF THE VALVE SPRING MAY DEGRADE THE STRENGTH OF THE VALVE SPRING, POSSIBLY CAUSING THE SPRING TO BREAK.
Consequence:
THE ENGINE COULD FAIL AND STOP SUDDENLY WHILE THE VEHICLE IS IN MOTION, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
TOYOTA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND DEALERS WILL REPAIR THE VEHICLES FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING JULY 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT LEXUS AT 1-800-255-3987.
Engine And Engine Cooling Jan 16, 2009
Report Receipt Date:
Jan 16, 2009
NHTSA Campaign:
09V020000
Summary:
TOYOTA IS RECALLING 214,570 MY 2006-2008 LEXUS IS, MY 2006-2007 GS AND MY 2007-2008 LS PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH ALUMINUM FUEL DELIVERY PIPES (FUEL RAILS). ETHANOL FUELS WITH A LOW MOISTURE CONTENT WILL CORRODE THE INTERNAL SURFACE OF THE FUEL RAILS. AS THIS CONDITION PROGRESSES, THE ENGINE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT MAY ILLUMINATE.
Consequence:
OVER TIME, THE CORROSION MAY CREATE A PINHOLE RESULTING IN FUEL LEAKAGE. FUEL LEAKAGE, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.
Remedy:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE THE FUEL DELIVERY PIPES FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING FEBRUARY 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT TOYOTA/LEXUS AT 1-800-255-3987.