Lexus - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

📉 Compare Lexus models

The following chart shows the Lexus models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Lexus has sold far more ES350 model cars than the SC300 model.

Table 1. Compare Lexus models

Lexus ModelNumber of Problems
  ES350
1,504
  RX350
904
  IS250
889
  RX300
832
  ES300
654
  RX330
640
  ES
486
  IS
482
  ES330
464
  GS300
413
  Rx400h
348
  RX
321
  LS460
290
  GX470
281
  IS350
278
  LS430
178
  GS350
178
  LS400
170
  IS300
125
  SC430
121
  LS
120
  LX470
112
  GX460
109
  GS
94
  GS400
79
  GX
73
  GS430
35
  Gs450h
29
  LX570
26
  LX
26
  LX450
22
  SC
17
  SC400
14
  SC300
12

📊 Number of problems reported for all models of Lexus built between 2019 and 1996

Owners of Lexus cars have reported a total of 10,326 problems across all Lexus models built from 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Lexus models, is 428.4. Cars from Lexus's 2007 model year have the most problems reported (1,776 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2019 Lexus
22
  2018 Lexus
33
  2017 Lexus
80
  2016 Lexus
96
  2015 Lexus
91
  2014 Lexus
121
  2013 Lexus
163
  2012 Lexus
207
  2011 Lexus
367
  2010 Lexus
533
  2009 Lexus
440
  2008 Lexus
1,084
  2007 Lexus
1,776
  2006 Lexus
1,185
  2005 Lexus
588
  2004 Lexus
819
  2003 Lexus
417
  2002 Lexus
510
  2001 Lexus
371
  2000 Lexus
446
  1999 Lexus
487
  1998 Lexus
267
  1997 Lexus
92
  1996 Lexus
86

🔎 Common problems of Lexus Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Lexus cars. The number one most common problem of Lexus cars is related to the vehicle's air bags, with 1,932 problems reported. The second most common Lexus car problem is related to the vehicle's vehicle speed control (1,207 problems).



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