Go Back   Club Lexus Forums > Lexus Special Interest Forums > Maintenance
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?

Torque converter going bad

Reply
 
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 07-21-14, 12:00 PM   #16
RTIS250
Yes. I drove the LFA.
Trader Score: (9)
 
RTIS250's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Lexus
Posts: 2,952
RTornio RTornio RTornio RTornio
Send a message via AIM to RTIS250
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by AnitaH View Post
It is a 2006 GS 300. I took it to another transmission shop and they said that the Torque Converter is suppose to stop turning at 40-50 miles but mines is staying on.

So is it better to get a used transmission which I found a 2005 transmission with 51k miles for $770. Or is it better to just rebuild mine?
Youre best off getting a new transmission from Lexus, mainly because you will then have a warranty. If you buy a used transmission, you're rolling the dice, and will be responsible if that one fails as well. BTW, a 2005 transmission will not fit in your 2006.
This ad is not displayed to registered members.
Register your free account today and become a member on Club Lexus!
__________________
Current Rides:
2014 Lexus GS350 FSport
2007 Toyota Tundra SR5 5.7 TRD 4x4
2010 Toyota Sienna Limited
2000 Honda Civic Si

RTIS250 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 07-21-14, 12:00 PM
 
 
 
 
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
gs300 flywheel & torque converter torque specs? funkymack Performance 0 10-23-14 02:30 PM
Torque Converter Going Bad? crwys ES300 and ES330 5 08-13-14 11:10 PM
best way to change the torque curve? GX470GT LS400 9 04-24-11 12:53 PM
TX FS: Fully Built 2800RPM Stall Torque Converter JeffTsai 2Gen GS430 / 400/ 300 Classifieds (98-05) 15 06-16-09 06:52 AM
Torque Converter for an IS300 str8scrublife IS - First Generation 12 09-19-01 11:48 PM


Tags
1989, 2000, 240sx, bad, converter, failure, gs300, is300, lexus, pictures, replacing, signs, supra, torque, toyota

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

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:54 PM.

Join ClubLexus
Advertising


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


Get all contact info