1997 Lexus LX450 Transmission Service & Repairs

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Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1997 LX450, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

1997 Lexus LX450 Maintenance Schedule

When is it time for 1997 Lexus LX450 transmission service or repair?

Why is Your 1997 LX450’s Transmission So Important?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 1997 Lexus LX450 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Lexus LX450 transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your LX450 isn’t working at all.

Lexus Transmission Recommendations for 1997 LX450s

According to Lexus, your LX450’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, your LX450 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Lexus-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 1997 LX450 services and perform them according to Lexus-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your LX450’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Lexus LX450 Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep Lexus LX450 transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your LX450’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1997 Lexus LX450 Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Lexus? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Lexus? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your LX450’s towing capacity. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • When should I have my LX450's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Lexus LX450 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Lexus's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.