Recall List for the 1998 Lexus ES 300

Official recalls have been issued for the 1998 Lexus ES 300 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. 1998 Lexus ES 300 EXTERIOR LIGHTING NHTSA Campaign #09E012000

    • Date Announced: APRIL 07, 2009
    • Vehicles Affected: 16,270

    Summary: Sabersport is recalling 16,270 combination corner and bumper lamp assemblies of various part numbers sold for use as aftermarket equipment for various passenger vehicles. These headlamps fail to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment." These lamps do not contain the required amber side reflectors.

    Consequence: Decreased lighting visibility may result in a vehicle crash.

    Actions: Sabersport will notify owners and offer a full refund for the noncompliant combination lamps. The safety recall began on May 11, 2009. Owners may contact sabersport at 1-909-598-7589. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #09E012000 »

  2. 1998 Lexus ES 300 STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR NHTSA Campaign #99V307000

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01, 1999
    • Vehicles Affected: 540,037

    Summary: Vehicle description: Passenger vehicles. The steering wheel set nut may not have been sufficiently tightened causing steering vibration and looseness.

    Consequence: This can result in a loss of vehicle control.

    Actions: Dealers will tighten the steering wheel set nut. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #99V307000 »

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