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

New 2013 RX

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 09-02-12, 10:47 AM   #16
Lead Lap
Trader Score: (0)
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: California
Posts: 569

Originally Posted by dentate View Post
Cambridge began building all types of RX350"s including the fully loaded ultra prem with every option in 2012 (including Levinson, HUD and VDIM) and continue to do so for 2013. My 2010 was made in Japan, the metal on the rear doors flexed when i closed them--it just did not seem as well put together as my Canadian-built 2009 (which I still own). As well the 2010 arrived with those horrid, noisy, rough Dunflop tires. My 2013 Ultra Premium is being sourced from Cambridge. I have toured that plant -amazing to see, clean and very much concerned about quality...paint shop of course, was out of bounds for fear of contaminents. Lexus is so concerned about quality in Cambridge that visitors are sent a list of items ahead of time that they may wear and what they may not wear while on that tour.

Oshawa, ON
Thanks for your info and support of the Cambridge facility; some are too quick to blame any problem on one country or the other. Many think everything from China is junk made by someone making 50 cents an hour;;NOT even close to the truth!!!
This ad is not displayed to registered members.
Register your free account today and become a member on Club Lexus!
2013 RX350,Satin Cashmere,NAV, 19's, All the Toys!!
2012 Corvette
Previous SUV: 06 Cadillac SRX
Previous::: 98 Lincoln Town Car
01 Grand Prix GT
96 Grand Am GT
85 30th Anniv Thunderbird
83 Thunderbird[/SIZE]
dctex99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-03-12, 08:33 AM   #17
Trader Score: (0)
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Ontario
Posts: 82

My 2013 RX350 is made in Canada. I am proud of owning it knowing that it is made here with the same level of QC that Lexus Japan is known for. Manufacturers don't have different QC/manufacturing standards for different countries where their products are built, do they? Common sense dictates that if they care about their product, competitiveness, and reputation, they will maintain the same level of standards regardless of where the products are made and assembled.
sarhento is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-03-12, 01:48 PM   #18
No, I don't play soccer!
Trader Score: (0)
kitlz's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: NJ
Posts: 5,603

Can we please get back on topic? Thanks.

2010 RX450h - Sport/NAV/ML
2004 RX330 - gone
1999 RX300 - gone
kitlz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-03-12, 10:17 PM   #19
Driver School Candidate
Trader Score: (0)
Adamgbrown's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: FL
Posts: 17
adamgbrown yoshihakatori

I just got a similar deal on my lease. I think that lease sounds good. I freaking love the new rx350. I have been trying to talk the wife into one for a while. I finally did. it has most options. not the comfort package though. that would have been nice. It was about 49, 500 msrp and we got it for $3000 @ signing and 508/month. I like it so much I'm thinking about trading in my ISF for the 2013 GS350H or maybe another ISF. The new app suite is freaking legit. Using the nav while driving is so much nicer with "edestination" and Lexus enform. We really like the ease of use with Bing search POI's WHILE MOVING! And the coolest I think is the ability to search on ur computer phone and send it to your car.. I made several different folders like restaurant's, shopping, coffee shops etc and sent 200 poi's to car and now they are there even if my phone isn't connected. so it's essentially extending my 5 favorites to 205. We couldn't believe how great all those features were on our roadtrip back from the dealer in Savannah to Florida. I can honestly say I enjoyed the 7.5 hour trip. More than once the car warned us of lane closures ahead and significant weather near our route. I just wish my 2008 ISF had that ability.

Posted from ClubLexus.com App for Android

Last edited by Adamgbrown; 09-09-12 at 12:02 AM.. Reason: Typo
Adamgbrown is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-05-12, 08:40 AM   #20
Pole Position
Trader Score: (0)
052SI's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Earth
Posts: 310

Glad to hear you like it so much. The golden opp lease was pretty decent. Our IS has been flawless, it's been a great little car. We are also now looking at the new for '13 GLK as the improvements for 13 are spot on.
052SI is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-06-12, 10:41 AM   #21
No, I don't play soccer!
Trader Score: (0)
kitlz's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: NJ
Posts: 5,603

All of the off topic posts have been removed. Again, keep it relevant or I'll have to close the thread.

2010 RX450h - Sport/NAV/ML
2004 RX330 - gone
1999 RX300 - gone
kitlz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-06-12, 10:41 AM

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Can someone help me understand how this is a deal? mdk888 RX - Third Generation 5 09-20-13 09:27 AM
*Newbie* What to look for in Leasing a 2013 RX350? What do I need to look for? aseefield RX - Third Generation 0 08-25-13 11:25 AM
Deal or No Deal please help jpak000 GS - Fourth Generation 27 05-09-13 07:05 PM
Buying a new 2012 - I need price help! rondocap CT 200h Model 8 12-07-12 10:17 PM
Decision RX350 vs. RX450h MisterG RX - Third Generation 27 10-09-11 07:22 AM

2013, 24, 350, 36, canada, early, japan, lease, lexus, made, months, returning, rx, rx350, specials, vs

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 09:37 AM.

Join ClubLexus

Copyright © 2000-2015 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms of Use | JOBS

Get all contact info