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Lexus IS repairs by problem area

Engine (30%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (4%)

Brakes and Traction Control (13%)

Suspension and Steering (5%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (29%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (16%)

Other (3%)

Chart based on 327 repairs.
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Lexus IS repair cost distribution

$2500+ (6%)

$1000 - $2499 (11%)

$500 - $999 (22%)

$100 - $499 (47%)

< $100 (14%)

Chart based on 85 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

Lexus IS problems by year

2001 - 2005 (23%)

2006 - 2008 (63%)

2009 - 2010 (7%)

2011 - 2013 (2%)

2014 - present (5%)

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Chart based on 329 repair trips.
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Lexus IS Problems and Repair Histories

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