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Old 10-15-13, 06:28 AM   #1
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My friend's 96 ES300 - Just past 400,000 miles. Has never had any engine work. Oil changes and TB etc only. He is traveling salesperson - drives 100 miles a day.
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Old 10-15-13, 06:47 AM   #2
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WOW! that is the highest mileage lexus I have heard of so far! Glad to hear it's still on the road!
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And people ask me why i drive a Lexus.....^ Thats why!
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Similar story here also with my 97 ES300. It has 260K on it without engine nor tranny work. I have replaced couple of O2 sensors, EGR valve with regular oil change and TB once and the shock mounts. Another TB is due soon though. With my 2003 RX300, I replaced the TB at 150K and I found the belt to be still in prestine condition. Like everyone else, I hope my current 2005 LS430 to last long, long time..
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I hope my current 2005 LS430 to last long, long time..
With proper maintenance..you will love the LS long long time. I would not mind at all if my LS lasted 30 years and 400k miles.
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Here is discussion on an LS400 at 550K miles:
http://www.clublexus.com/forums/ls40...ile-ls400.html

400K on the ES is
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I know of a million mile Lexus ES300.
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So did the odo turn on the ES? He sold it a year later at low miles just 15, 000 miles.
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