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Lexus ES 300

Model Year Comparison

Worst Model Year
1999
Worst Category
transmission Problems

We don't have a lot of complaints on file for the Lexus ES 300 — feel free to add yours here. Probably because it's so old, no one bothers to post complaints anymore.

Although the 2000 Lexus ES 300 has the most overall complaints, we rate the 1999 model year as worse because of other possible factors such as higher repair cost or more problems at lower mileage. The most-reported problem is with the 1999 Lexus ES 300 for transmission failure.

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