Go Back   Club Lexus Forums > Lexus Model Forums > GS Models > GS - Second Generation
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?

Led courtesy light???

Reply
 
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 03-09-14, 09:18 PM   #1
ATran408
Driver School Candidate
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: California
Posts: 12
Default Led courtesy light???

My courtesy LeD lights wouldn't turn off. When I close the door take out the keys and lock the doors. After a few seconds the lights turns on but not hella bright. What's wrong what should I do? Will it drain my battery
This ad is not displayed to registered members.
Register your free account today and become a member on Club Lexus!
ATran408 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-09-14, 09:31 PM   #2
Aristo722
Pole Position
Trader Score: (0)
 
Aristo722's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Texas
Posts: 225
https://www.facebook.com/ThatKidKc https://twitter.com/KcHoover Kc Skylight
Send a message via AIM to Aristo722
Default

Yes, it will draw power from the battery while the car is off, but won't kill it very fast. Try wiggling the LED a bit make sure the connection is clean and what not. Or if all else fails, replace the LED
Aristo722 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-09-14, 10:17 PM   #3
offbad
Lead Lap
Trader Score: (5)
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: CA
Posts: 405
Default

try disconnecting the battery for a while, and then hook it back up again.

did you do any other electrical work to the car?
offbad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-09-14, 11:25 PM   #4
ATran408
Driver School Candidate
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: California
Posts: 12
Default

This is a new led light. tried replacing it and had the same problem so I used my very old one that had one led on it burnt out but works fine
ATran408 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-10-14, 12:06 AM   #5
Aristo722
Pole Position
Trader Score: (0)
 
Aristo722's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Texas
Posts: 225
https://www.facebook.com/ThatKidKc https://twitter.com/KcHoover Kc Skylight
Send a message via AIM to Aristo722
Default

Something is causing it to continue drawing power.... so all other interior lights turn off except the courtesy lights?
Aristo722 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-10-14, 09:15 AM   #6
ATran408
Driver School Candidate
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: California
Posts: 12
Default

Yes, the driver n passenger courtesy light. I'm sure it's the two rear door to but I can't tell cause when the door is closed the seat cushions block it
ATran408 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-11-14, 12:26 PM   #7
Aristo722
Pole Position
Trader Score: (0)
 
Aristo722's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Texas
Posts: 225
https://www.facebook.com/ThatKidKc https://twitter.com/KcHoover Kc Skylight
Send a message via AIM to Aristo722
Default

Check the door jam sensors to make sure they are closing when you close the door, when you open the doors those pins release and turn the lights on. Or it can be something so simple as having the map lights on. Check the buttons and check the door sensor(s)
Aristo722 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-11-14, 12:26 PM
 
 
 
 
Reply

Tags
courtesy, es300, led, light

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
led lights batista ES300 and ES330 0 06-30-13 03:13 PM
Step/Courtesy Light Bulb LED upgrade subzero32 GS - Second Generation 9 05-17-13 07:13 PM
CA FS: V-LEDS LED DRLs, Reverse Lights, Turn Signals, etc. brociouz 2Gen IS250 / IS350 / IS-F Classifieds (06-13) 8 04-23-13 12:35 PM
2ES Courtesy light cover StuckInVA ES300 and ES330 2 03-01-13 08:32 PM
Side Mirror Turn Signal LED lights + Paddle (courtesy) Lights Pkathee LX470 and LX450 0 09-06-12 02:04 AM

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:09 PM.

Join ClubLexus
Advertising


Copyright © 2000-2008 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms of Use | JOBS


Get all contact info