The GX includes all the luxurious amenities one would expect in a Lexus, including a plush interior and a Mark Levinson sound system, and throws in a dose of off-road capability, thanks to its V8 engine and full-time 4-wheel drive with hill-start assist. All of these features ensure a comfortable, go-anywhere ride for all 7 passengers.
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If you need an SUV capable of tackling the roughest terrain, but yearn for a luxurious cabin outfitted with upscale amenities and versatile seating, the 2012 Lexus GX 460 will meet your unique demands. Additionally, the GX's exceptional build quality and strong resale value make it a smart choice for value-driven consumers.
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Due to its rugged body-on-frame construction, we found the Lexus GX 460's overall ride quality and ambient noise levels a bit below par for a luxury vehicle. By comparison, the Acura MDX and the Mercedes-Benz M-Class deliver more comfortable rides and quieter cabins.
Lexus is a reliable brand with reliable cars. It is affordable comfort and you get what you pay for. It drives smoothly, the turning radius is nice and accelerates wonderfully. We bought our go preowned, and the reliability of it after 6 years is excellent. It performs average mph when it comes to gas. The interior is adequately spacious. The second row fits three car seats (puzzled correctly) and the third row seating is ok. There is a lack of trunk space with the third row utilized, however we rarely have that occasion to do so. It drives nicely on extended car trips. One complaint is that the volume and tune knobs are located to low on the center dash. The front passenger frequently knocks into it with their knees. We love our family car.
Great look, ride and dependable!
Love the more "classic" SUV style - pre the recent updated "Star Wars Stormtrooper" look. Great for travel (ride & comfort). Lexus reliability. No major repair issues. Regular maintenance at dealership is NOT cheap but going to "non" Lexus shop does not bring you the same high level of Customer service.
Priced high, but well worth paying for in regards to reliability and comfort.
Lexus go 460 is a luxury ride. It rides smooth and is the most comfortable vehicle in regards to long trips. It is a great daily driver to and from work, however not great on gas. With regular maintenance, I have not experienced many problems.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2012 Toyota 4Runner, Corolla, Corolla Matrix, Sienna, Yaris, Scion xB, Lexus ES350, GX460, IS-F, IS250, IS350, IS250C, IS350C, and Lexus LFA vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands, or "Zone A." Additionally, unless included in "Zone A" above, Toyota is recalling certain 2009 Toyota Corolla, Corolla Matrix, Yaris, Yaris HB, Scion xB, Pontiac Vibe, Lexus, ES350, IS250, IS350, and IS-F vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia, or "Zone B." Additionally, unless included in "...
An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Toyota will notify the Toyota, Scion and Lexus owners. General Motors will contact the Pontiac owners. Depending on the model, dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator or the air bag assembly, free of charge. Interim letters informing owners that parts are not yet available are expected to begin January 30, 2017. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331, or Pontiac customer service at 1-800-762-2737. Toyota's numbers for interim notification for this campaign are G1P (Toyota Zone A), G1R (Toyota Zone B), H1A (Toyota Zone C), G2G (Lexus Zone A), G2H (Lexus Zone B) and H2A (Lexus Zone C). Toyota's numbers for final remedy for this campaign are G0P (Toyota Zone A), G0R (Toyota Zone B), H0A (Toyota Zone C), GLG (Lexus Zone A), GLH (Lexus Zone B) and HLA (Lexus Zone C).
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