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    Well that ones a a new one. I honestly never heard of that problem before. It sounds like a short or lose connection somehow. To get started make sure your right hand isn't accidentally rubbing against the navigation controls on the shift console. A pressing or moving of the joystick around can change your screen position. Probably, your best bet is just going to your dealer and have them run some diagnostics on the complete system. Paul
  2. Like to be on the water? Then this will fill all of your dreams for a boat and then some. Below is the introduction of Lexus new LUXURY yacht line. IT IS SIMPLY INCREDIBLE! Make plans for the Riviera and show up in style. https://lexusenthusiast.com/2018/09/07/lexus-announces-ly-650-65-foot-luxury-yacht/
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    GPS Display

    HI guys, This has come up before and as Shawn said there are several postings about the topic in the data base . Paul
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    All Lexus to be Electrified

    Lexus has announced that all models will be electrified by 2025. We knew this was coming and it will be interesting how they roll this out for each model. For some reason I bet you won't see an LFA with an electric motor any time soon. Cheers, Paul https://lexusenthusiast.com/2018/09/04/lexus-vehicle-lineup-to-be-fully-electrified-by-2025/
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    Hi there. I'm sorry, but our software does not have translation abilities. Paul
  6. Hi there. You probably already know this, but you should check the fit of the tire to make sure it doesn't rub against the wheel well sides when turning corners. Pa
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    es330 drivers window

    It is possible that the link mechanism which connects to the motor may be broken or a limit switch which controls the amount of up and down limits.
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    es330 drivers window

    Hi William and welcome, I had a ES 2005 so it would a duplicate to yours. Obviously its been quite a while since I've been around this year/model. There are a few ideas I can give you. If I understand you correctly, the problem is only with the driver side window. If the rear view mirrors switch is left in the middle position, neither of the mirrors will work. Another idea is the window lock button. Either of the two can cause the problem. If not I would strongly suggest looking at our data bank. There are hundreds of searches you might find on this topic. Hope this helps, Paul
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    parts failure

    No its not. Lexus is shown to be the most reliable car, above any other brand. Both Consumer Reports and JD Power make them no 1. However something like a water pump won't last forever. Be sure to ask your dealer why the part went bad, should this be expected with other parts and what parts have use limits . Paul
  10. Hi Michelle and welcome. My 2016 -ES 350 had a dial on the shift handle panel. You would turn it to Normal, Sport, or Economy. What ever the dial was set for when you shut the the car off, is the setting you would see when you start the car the next time. I haven't had much experience with the RCF so I don't feel comfortable with saying what is or isn't factual. My suggestion is to look through your owners manual and/or just give a dealer a call for an accurate answer. Paul
  11. Hot off the Press.....! Here is the new Consumer Reports video review on the new 7 seat 2018 RX 350. All things considered when it comes to"CR" it's a good report. Paul https://mail.aol.com/webmail-std/en-us/suite
  12. In USA, Lexus new car subscription plan. For one monthly payment Lexus provides vehicle insurance, all maintenance, and ability to change every 12 to 24 months. Check it out!! Paul https://lexusenthusiast.com/2018/03/26/lexus-usa-to-launch-vehicle-subscription-service/
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    Exploding sunroof Lexus LX 570 2016

    Hi Ahmed, You are in the right. This has been not a common problem but as you pointed out it is well known by anyone building cars. It becomes more interesting when you see there are other car makes that have the same problem. That makes me believe that there has to be a problem with the manufacturer of the glass. It is the only thing that makes sense. Good luck to you. Paul
  14. Hi Les, The seat cooling feature is always a head scratcher. On a couple of previous ES 350's I told the service writer at my dealer that my cool feature did not work. At this same time I had a Volvo 2007 S80 with the cooling feature as well. It got so cold you had to almost dial it off. Each time I went in to the dealer they said that they could not find anything wrong. Finally, I stumbled upon the solution. If you turn the temperature way down, say 65', and the fan on high with the cool setting. The seat will cool down quickly. Adjust the temperature to the desired setting. Paul
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    WOW! The new 2019 ES 350

    Here is the new 2019 ES 350. Lexus has put some excellent features together. The sedan finally has an attitude and a more sport look. The 3.5 liter - 6 cyl remains the same as in past years. I have owned 4- ES 350's , all with the 3.5 engine. The power plant is bullet-proof. I've never had a wrench on one. Paul https://lexusenthusiast.com/2018/04/24/introducing-the-all-new-2019-lexus-es-350-es-300h/