2012 Lexus IS 250

1 Recalls & Safety Reports

Recall List for the 2012 Lexus IS 250

Official recalls have been issued for the 2012 Lexus IS 250 by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Lexus service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Lexus customer service.

  1. 2012 Lexus IS 250 VISIBILITY/WIPER NHTSA Campaign #13V030000

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 30, 2013
    • Vehicles Affected: 267,718

    Summary: Toyota is recalling certain model year 2006-2012 Lexus IS250 and IS350 vehicles manufactured August 23, 2005, through October 5, 2011; 2010-2012 Lexus IS250C and IS350C vehicles manufactured April 10, 2009, through October 6, 2011; and 2008-2011 Lexus IS-F vehicles manufactured December 14, 2007, through July 10, 2011. The nuts that fasten the wiper arms may be insufficiently torqued such that if the wiper arms are restricted by an external load, such as a buildup of heavy snow, one or both of the wipers may become inoperative.

    Consequence: Inoperative wipers could reduce driver visibility and increase the risk of a vehicle crash.

    Actions: Toyota will notify owners, and Lexus dealers will install new wiper arm nuts, free of charge. An interim letter was mailed to owners on April 4, 2013. Owners may contact Toyota at 1-800-331-4331. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #13V030000 »

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