2009 Lexus IS F Scheduled Maintenance

Maintain Your Lexus IS F

Your Lexus IS F isn’t just a car. It’s a part of your lifestyle. Keep it running newer, longer and schedule your routine maintenance appointment today.

2009 Lexus IS F Maintenance Schedule

What is the manufacturer recommended maintenance schedule for a 2009 Lexus IS F? Find maintenance info for your vehicle.

2009 Lexus IS F Maintenance Schedule

How often should I service my 2009 Lexus IS F?

What to Know About 2009 Lexus IS F Scheduled Maintenance

Take care of your Lexus IS F and it'll take care of you. If you put in the effort to keep up with proper maintenance, your IS F has a good chance of hitting 200,000 miles or more. So, you want to care for your car, but you’re not sure when to get certain services. It can be overwhelming, but fortunately, there’s a resource that takes the guesswork out of routine IS F maintenance. Rely on the recommended maintenance schedule that’s been created just for your 2009 Lexus IS F!

Lexus knows your vehicle inside and out (they made it, after all!), so they’ve designed this schedule with your car’s unique needs in mind. Scheduled maintenance services can vary depending on driving conditions, climate, and other factors; however, recommended maintenance usually includes services like oil changes, tire rotations, brake pad replacement, filter changes, and fluid checks and exchanges. Keeping up with routine service appointments is a great way to keep your IS F running for longer, decrease your risk of dangerous malfunctions on the road, and help you avoid expensive repairs caused by 2009 Lexus IS F problems later.

Learn About Vital Maintenance Needs for Your Lexus IS F

Bring your 2009 Lexus IS F to Firestone Complete Auto Care for factory-recommended maintenance services and an expert technician will begin by performing a Courtesy Check. This Courtesy Check can establish a baseline of what may need to be addressed during your service appointment. During a Courtesy Check, we’ll always check your battery, then we’ll move on to inspect your IS F’s head and tail lights, tires, fluid levels, alignment, and windshield wipers.

Think you could be due for a new battery in your 2009 Lexus IS F? Batteries generally need to be replaced every three to five years. There’s a chance you’ll need a replacement sooner, but it depends on the climate in your area as well as your driving habits. Short trips and extreme temperatures can shorten the overall life expectancy of your Lexus IS F battery. While you could wait until your battery fails and you hear the dreaded "click," you're better off replacing it before then! Otherwise, you may find yourself (and your trusty IS F) stuck in the middle of nowhere. Your Lexus IS F won't be going anywhere without a strong battery.

Ensuring you always have a well-charged battery can help your car’s overall performance, and regularly scheduled oil changes can help your 2009 Lexus IS F's engine run smoother. See Lexus's recommendations for oil change intervals for your 2009 IS F in the chart at the top of this page. Remember, things like average outside temperature or frequency of trips could increase or decrease this interval for your specific vehicle. Come in and speak with a Firestone Complete Auto Care technician to find out how often to change your oil. We can also answer any questions you have about what type of oil to use for your 2009 Lexus IS F.

Periodic service to the steering system in your Lexus IS F can help you keep control of your vehicle at all times (plus, it can make for a smoother ride!). When it comes to steering and suspension, you want to catch small problems before they turn into big (and expensive) ones. Bring your car to Firestone Complete Auto Care, where our technicians can check your car’s steering components and, if necessary, provide the appropriate Lexus IS F steering and suspension services. This can include things like power steering fluid replacement, wheel alignment adjustments, replacement of struts and wheel bearings, and ball joint lubrication. To keep your car running at its best, it’s essential to have regular maintenance services on your Lexus IS F's steering and suspension system.

If you skip recommended Lexus IS F services, you could be feeling the heat on the road – literally! A malfunctioning A/C system or overheating engine can wreak havoc on your car. We can help you with all those issues. Our technicians have the knowledge and tools to repair and maintain the heating and cooling systems for your Lexus IS F’s engine, and we can service your A/C system, too. Is your Lexus IS F radiator in need of replacement? We got it. Got a funny smell coming from your A/C? We'll fix it. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for 2009 Lexus IS F maintenance and repairs.

We can help you keep your vehicle (and your life!) running smoothly. Many of our locations have weekend and evening hours for your convenience.

2009 Lexus IS F Maintenance Q&A

Take an active role in maintaining your 2009 Lexus IS F. Get answers to common Lexus IS F maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • When should I have Lexus IS F alignment checked? You know your Lexus IS F better than anyone else, so you’ll know if something doesn’t feel right while driving. Have your alignment checked (and adjusted if necessary) as soon as you notice a pulling steering wheel to prevent suspension damage or uneven tire wear.
  • When should I use high mileage oil in my Lexus IS F? Do you have more than 75,000 miles on your Lexus IS F? If so, request to switch to high mileage oil at your next oil change. This type of oil is specially formulated to keep aging engine parts in the best possible condition.
  • Can Lexus dashboard warning lights wait? It's better to get them addressed as soon as possible. An illuminated dashboard light means something in your vehicle isn't functioning like it should. Letting problems linger can mean bad news for your Lexus IS F, so be sure to take your car in for service as soon as you notice an illuminated dashboard light