Lexus ES 300 Model Overview

Lexus ES 300 Questions

99 Es 300

cold will not shift in to 2nd till it warms up

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Trac Off & Check Engine Both Lights On And Why? On A 2000 Lexus Es300 Plat...

The check engine light and trac off light both come on after I remove the code by disconnecting the battery for like 5 hours. Took the car for a drive with no light on the dash all looking good. The...

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My Running Lights Won't Turn Off Even With Key Out And Light Switch Turned ...

1998 Lexus 300 running lights won't turn off, any suggestions on what to do.

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After Staring Vehicle Slowly Dies Down And Cut Off Do Not Keep Aile Have To...

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I Changed My Water Pump Out And Timing Belt,when I Started Itbavck Up,its R...

the cam&crank moved on me when getting things apart.but i did put everything back at top dead center before putting belt on.when i startedit up,its running rough now and here a rattle when i rev, it...

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Older Lexus ES 300

1995 Lexus ES 300 Overview
1995 Lexus ES 300
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1995 Lexus ES 300 reviews:
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1994 Lexus ES 300 Overview
1994 Lexus ES 300
138 pictures
1994 Lexus ES 300 reviews:
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1993 Lexus ES 300 Overview
1993 Lexus ES 300
36 pictures
1993 Lexus ES 300 reviews:
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1992 Lexus ES 300 Overview
1992 Lexus ES 300
95 pictures
1992 Lexus ES 300 reviews:
4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars

Lexus ES 300 Overview

The ES 300 falls into the second, third, and forth generations of the ES series. In 1992, Lexus replaced the 2.5 liter V-6 with a more potent 3.0 liter version, hence the badge change. With the arrival of the SC series sports coupes in 1992, the ES became known as the entry-level Lexus. The new 300 was fitted with a larger and sleeker exterior, and the features and options lists were gradually increased overs its run. The popular five-speed manual transmission was discontinued after 1993.
The new V-6 supplied nearly 30 additional horsepower, bringing the count up to 185. Changes to performance specs were marginal: the ES traveled 0 to 60 in 8.6 seconds and through the quarter mile in 16.6. The new ES had bulked up by about 200 pounds, but fuel economy remained in the same range, at 19/25 mpg (manual) and 19/24 (automatic). Sluggish performance was a frequent target of criticism. It was during this second generation of ES that Lexus introduced GS 300, to fill the sports sedan void left by the ES series.
While the ES 300 was unable to compete with the German offerings for performance, its quality, reliability, and comfort were unquestioned. During this generation, the ES 300 became the top selling Lexus.

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