Car wont move in any gears after heavy rain flooded back and front driver side.can't see leak anywhere

Asked by Sep 22, 2016 at 08:27 AM about the 2000 Lexus RX 300 Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

After a couple of days of heavy rain my Lexus RX300 has large puddles of
rain in the back and front drivers side.  I backed the car out of the driveway
and was unable to go forward. the car completely conked out.  Would not start
and the gears stick (automatic) slides up and down as if it is not engaging.  Is
this an electrical problem or is the transmission shot?

1 Answer

94,085

Flush the transmission and have them check the shift solenoids.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Lexus RX 300 Questions

Lexus RX 300 Experts

#1 Rx300_21001
Rx300_21001
Reputation 1,740
#2 John Orlando
John Orlando
Reputation 920
#3 mrsvirtuous
mrsvirtuous
Reputation 630
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Highlander
475 Great Deals out of 25,073 listings starting at $1,500
Used Acura MDX
312 Great Deals out of 17,195 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota RAV4
642 Great Deals out of 61,987 listings starting at $2,450
Used Toyota Camry
1,091 Great Deals out of 96,268 listings starting at $1,250
Used Honda CR-V
811 Great Deals out of 59,372 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota 4Runner
315 Great Deals out of 20,549 listings starting at $2,295
Used Lexus ES 300
20 Great Deals out of 1,121 listings starting at $2,000
Used Honda Accord
811 Great Deals out of 81,613 listings starting at $899
Used BMW X5
428 Great Deals out of 15,270 listings starting at $2,950
Used Lexus GS 300
40 Great Deals out of 941 listings starting at $2,795

Used Cars For Sale

2003 Lexus RX 300 Base For Sale
47 listings starting at $4,295
2002 Lexus RX 300 Base For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 76 listings starting at $3,498
2001 Lexus RX 300 Base For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 64 listings starting at $3,400