Lexus SC 300 Experts

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Lexus SC 300 Model Overview

Lexus SC 300 Cars

2000 Lexus SC 300 Overview
2000 Lexus SC 300
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2000 Lexus SC 300 reviews:
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1999 Lexus SC 300 Overview
1999 Lexus SC 300
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1999 Lexus SC 300 reviews:
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1998 Lexus SC 300 Overview
1998 Lexus SC 300
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1998 Lexus SC 300 reviews:
4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars
1997 Lexus SC 300 Overview
1997 Lexus SC 300
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1997 Lexus SC 300 reviews:
5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars
1996 Lexus SC 300 Overview
1996 Lexus SC 300
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1996 Lexus SC 300 reviews:
4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars
1995 Lexus SC 300 Overview
1995 Lexus SC 300
36 pictures
1995 Lexus SC 300 reviews:
4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars
1994 Lexus SC 300 Overview
1994 Lexus SC 300
19 pictures
1994 Lexus SC 300 reviews:
4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars
1993 Lexus SC 300 Overview
1993 Lexus SC 300
34 pictures
1993 Lexus SC 300 reviews:
4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars
1992 Lexus SC 300 Overview
1992 Lexus SC 300
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1992 Lexus SC 300 reviews:
4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars

Questions

marimm1
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Good Investment?

1994 Lexus one owner babied - mint condition - 120,000 miles - is this a good investment? What is good price? I would use less than 5000 per year. thank you

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peachess022
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Hi My Lexus Sc 300 Power Is Shorting Out Is This An Easy Fix Or Am I Going ...

inside the car

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millsap5
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What Do I Do About My Starting Issues, After Car Has Run For A While?

After changing the distributor....starting issues. Still having problems with starting after running for a while. Have replaced mass air flow also....help!

57 views with 4 answers (last answer 10 months ago)
vedverne
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Heater Not Blowing Hot Just Cold Air

i put a peice of card board in front of radiator and it started to blow warm air. could there b no thermostat in engine

105 views with 1 answer (last answer 10 months ago)
epicdave
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Are These Cars Holding Their Value...likely To Be Collector Type Cars? I Ha...

100 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)

About the Lexus SC 300

Lexus introduced the first generation of SC coupes in 1992.  Two models were available: the V-8 SC 400 and the I-6 SC 300.  The SC embodied the Japanese luxury automaker's effort to insert LS series luxury into a high performance grand touring coupe.  All SCs utilized a 2+2 notchback body design placed atop rear wheel drive.

The SC 300 was an American luxury version of Toyota's foreign market Soarer.  Steering, transmission, and ride were refined to better suit the preferences of luxury car drivers.  Over-responsive steering was a common driver issue with the first model, but it was quickly resolved in the following model year.  The SC featured the same 3.0 liter inline six engine throughout its run, which made 225 horsepower.  Engine torque was upgraded from 210 to 220 lb-ft in 1998.  Performance data are a bit inconsistent but drivers could typically expect a 0-60 time of 7 seconds, and a complete quarter mile in just under 16.  There was slight variance in fuel economy depending on automatic or manual transmission, but on average the SC 300 was good for 18/22 mpg.

Drivers fell in love with the very sporty and ergonomic interior layout, with a cockpit that provides a wrap around feel.  Clever luxury features, like the telescoping steering wheel for comfortable entry and exit, were found throughout the SC.  Drivers also acclaimed the precise suspension, which offered an ideal balance between a sport car road feel and a smooth luxury car ride.  The SC 300 was consistently nagged by outperforming competitors (like the M3) which raised questions about the GT coupe's true value in its class.  While the SC is no slug, it was clearly marketed more for its luxury than performance.  The SC 400 was a bit more quick and nimble.