1998 Lexus GS 400 Overview

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1998 Lexus GS 400 Overview

Lexus introduced the GS 400 in 1998 to quell complaints that its GS cars lacked the power to be considered true sports sedans. Previous GS offerings were too big and had engines that were too small to be anything more than a four door, luxury sedan.

That changed with the GS 400's debut in 1998. The new vehicle had a 4.0 liter, V8 engine that delivered 300 horsepower and propelled the GS 400 from zero to 60 miles per hour in 5.4 seconds.

"The 4.0 liter engine is a magnificent work of art!" wrote one owner. "What other car accelerates so quickly and smoothly?" A common complaint for almost all Lexus models this year stemmed from the trunk-mounted CD changer.

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Shift Solinoid

98 lexus gs 400 V8 After dropping the tranny pan & filter. Which solinoid is the shift solinoid? Because I have no forward or reverse.

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My Brakes Act Funny Going Reverse On Neutral. What Can I Do To Fix This Pro...

I changed pads and cut rotors and still problems

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Shifting Transmission Will Not Come Out Of Low Gear

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Car Having Trouble Unlocking. Is It An Actuator Problem?

Car doors won't unlock with the remote but has no problem locking. Also one day when I tried unlocking from inside the car using the car doors it would lock and then unlock right away. Haven't ha...

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Car Battery Drained After Letting Car Sit For A Day Or Two. Is It Due To Th...

My car hasn't had any issues when it comes to the battery/alternator in awhile. About 2 weeks ago when i tried starting the car it wouldn't start and was making a clicking sound. Turns out the batte...

841 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 years ago)