dashboard lights pulsating will idling

Asked by Dec 27, 2014 at 01:45 PM about the 1999 Lexus RX 300

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

had to jump the car to get started now the dash lights and headlights are pulsating while
idling. Why? Not charged enough? Need new battery?

1 Answer

12,750

have your alternator tested. or test yourself with a multimeter. set it to volts DC. you should have something over 13.5+ volts. some auto parts stores will do this for free.

Your Answer

Lexus RX 300 Experts

  • #1
    Rx300_21001
    Reputation
    1,940
  • #2
    John Orlando
    Reputation
    1,040
  • #3
    mrsvirtuous
    Reputation
    700
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota RAV4
708 Great Deals out of 54,724 listings starting at $999
Used Toyota Camry
1,122 Great Deals out of 77,118 listings starting at $1,400
Used Honda CR-V
763 Great Deals out of 53,447 listings starting at $995
Used Toyota 4Runner
315 Great Deals out of 27,463 listings starting at $1,900
Used BMW X5
329 Great Deals out of 15,294 listings starting at $1,995
Used Lexus LX 470
7 Great Deals out of 284 listings starting at $4,999
Used Honda Accord
909 Great Deals out of 78,520 listings starting at $1,295

Used Cars For Sale

2003 Lexus RX 300 For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 99 listings starting at $3,250
2002 Lexus RX 300 For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 182 listings starting at $2,950
2001 Lexus RX 300 For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 173 listings starting at $2,999
2000 Lexus RX 300 For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 206 listings starting at $1,700

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.