Lexus ES 300 Model Overview
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Lexus ES 300 Questions
My dash everything lights up but it won't start. It was sitting for about a month my brakes went out on me and they were replaced. I brought a new battery but it still won't start. I also had a k...
98 Lexus 300 Es Turn Signals Stop Working.
The turn signals suddenly quit working, When arm engaged, nothing happens no sound no signals
I Have A Coolant Leak Coming From My Engine It Is A 97 Lexus Es300 Where Co...
Coolant leaking from hole on engine
I Have A Gear Problem
Hello. I recently bought a 02 es300 and i realizes that from switching from neutral to drive it goes straight to gear 4 and skips drive. Will driving the car under the 4rpm still be damaging my car or...
My 94 Lexus Es 300 Is Telling Me It's Overheating. Couldn't B Bcuz After Re...
Older Lexus ES 300
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.