denslexusgx470

Super Moderator
  • Content Count

    3,203
  • Joined

  • Last visited

  • Days Won

    5

denslexusgx470 last won the day on February 10 2016

denslexusgx470 had the most liked content!

Community Reputation

12 Good

About denslexusgx470

  • Rank
    LOC Moderator
  • Birthday 02/10/1989

Contact Methods

  • AIM
    coolman2306,LexMaSteR470
  • ICQ
    0
  • Yahoo
    densrx300, denslexusgx470
  • First Name
    Denny

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Male
  • Lexus Model
    Lexus RX300 Silversport, Lexus GX470 (2), Lexus LX570, Lexus LS460 F Sport
  • Lexus Year
    2014
  • Location
    California (CA)

Recent Profile Visitors

29,502 profile views

Single Status Update

See all updates by denslexusgx470

  1. Denny,

    Hello! I am hoping that you can help. I'm new and here is my post:

    I have a clean and well-maintained 2003 GX 470 with 171K. All maintenance performed – no leaks, no issues, etc. Recently, it started making a ticking noise when warm. It also had a slight "knock" to the engine as well. I had the lifters adjusted and the PCV was replaced. It's definitely better but not "Lexus-smooth." The mechanic and dealership say it's characteristic of this engine/year. I've read other threads that mention similar issues but nothing specific unless I can't find the thread.  I've noticed that when I press the gas pedal down while idling the knock noise lessens, the engine remains smooth, the ticking seems be less severe as well. Can anyone out there give me some guidance? Thank you!

     

    Link: 

     

    Thank you in advance for your time!