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Lexus SC 430 Questions

JTD77
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How To Remove An Alternator In A 2002 Lexus Sc430

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tarubhatia
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I Have A Question About The Lexus 430 Sc.

It's time for me to finally get a convertible and I have decided to sell my Acura RL and buy a used Lexus 430 SC [they are all used at this point!]. Can you tell me if there are any model years of t...

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doggreen1
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Where Is Computer In Sc430 Located In Car?

my lights come on the left side of my steering wheel. i take it to my mechanic and he does ? then the lights go off and come back on. this is th 4th or 5th time. does car need a new computer?

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tmilano
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Where Exactly Is The Navigation Door In The Trunk?

Where is the navigation disc located?

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hblexus2006
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Turns Over/no Start/ Power Surge To Electrical System By Battery Charger Be...

Vehicle was in the body shop and had dead battery. Battery charger was hooked up to a 220 volt outlet and a fuse or relay blew but can find which one. A 15 amp ign fuse blows as soon as you try to s...

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About the Lexus SC 430

The Lexus SC coupe reappeared in 2002 with a total redesign and a larger engine.  The SC 300 and 400 had vanished after the 2000 model year, in preparation for long-awaited and much needed revisions.  The new SC 430 was also a convertible, which was a first for Lexus.  This was an automatic retracting hard top which folded into the truck.  The SC was classified as a 2+2, but the back seats were less spacious than the previous ones, which were not very spacious either.  
The new 430 was rear wheel drive, but it now featured a more powerful engine.  The new 300 horsepower 4.3 liter V-8 was borrowed from the LS sedan, along with the smooth 5-speed automatic transmission.  The coupe sped from 0 to 60 in 6.6 seconds, and braked back to zero in 121 feet.  Fuel economy remained unchanged from the previous SC, holding at 18/23 mpg.
The SC's 18-inch tires were held steady by an advanced antiskid/traction system, which gave the coupe a bit more control on slick surfaces than its predecessor. While it was listed as a option, run-flat tires seemed to appear on most of the SC 430s.  They led to frequent driver complaints regarding road noise and ride quality.  The new drop top was a favorite feature among drivers.