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2001 Lexus RX300 CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Lexus REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    Get Full Access Automotix DIY provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about 2001 Lexus RX300 car and truck repair procedures including Lexus engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your Lexus RX300 automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    Import Compressor Service -> Nippondenso Compressor -> Compressor Clutch, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    • Remove shaft nut or bolt, Fig. , with aid of spanner wrench.
    • Remove pressure plate using pressure plate remover.
    • Remove shims from shaft.
    • Remove rotor (pulley) retaining snap ring using suitable snap ring pliers.
    • Remove rotor (pulley) by gently tapping it with plastic hammer. Some compressors may require a jaw puller.
    • Disconnect stator lead wires from compressor housing.
    • Remove stator retaining snap ring using suitable snap ring pliers, then remove stator from compressor housing.
    • On all models except 10PA15 &...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    Anti-lock Brakes -> Precautions -> Battery Ground Cable -> Coded Theft Protection Disarming
    Vehicle: 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    Battery Ground Cable

    Prior to service, disconnect battery ground cable and isolate as required.

    Coded Theft Protection Disarming

    • Obtain theft protection code number from ...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    Lexus -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> RX330, 1998-00 GS400 & 1999-03 RX300 -> Fuel Pressure Release -> Removal & Installation
    Vehicle: 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    Fuel Pressure Release

    • On GS300 and 400 models, remove the rear seat cushion.
    • On RX300 models, remove the lefthand rear seat and side garnish.
    • On all models, remove the carpeting to access the floor service hole cover.
    • Disconnect the fuel pump electrical connector.
    • Start the engine and allow to idle until it stalls.
    • Place the ignition switch in the Lock position.
    • Disconnect the battery ground cable.

    Removal & Installation

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front
    Vehicle: 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    Front

    • Raise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.
    • Remove wheel nuts and front wheels.
    • Remove drain plug from transaxle and drain transaxle fluid.
    • Remove front fender apron seal bolts.
    • Remove bolt securing speed sensor.
    • Remove split pin and driveshaft castle nut and washer from front hub.
    • Apply brake and remove lefthand axle hub nut.
    • Remove lefthand front stabilizer nut and separate link assembly. If ball joint turns together with nut use suitable tool to hold stud.
    • Disconnect lefthand speed sensor harness clip and separate sensor wire and hose ...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove battery and battery tray.
    • Disconnect Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor electrical connector, wire clamp and EVAP hose from air cleaner cap.
    • Remove air cleaner cap and air filter.
    • Remove ai...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> Lexus -> 1996-2000 LS400 & 1999-2003 RX300
    Vehicle: 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    The cabin air filter should be replaced every 15,000 miles or 12 months. The filter should be replaced more often if air flow is less than normal.

    • Open the glove compartment.
    • Remove the cover from the rear of the glove compartment.
    • Through the glove compartment cover opening, disengage the filter cover retainers, then remove the cover and th...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    Lexus -> Automatic Transmission Oil Temperature Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    This lamp will be illuminated when automatic transmission or transfer case fluid temperature exceeds 302°F. If the lamp lights, allow vehicle to operate at idle speed until fluid temperature falls below 248°F; t...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove engine under cover and drain engine coolant.
    • Recover A/C refrigerant.
    • Remove upper seal from top of radiator assembly.
    • Disconnect discharge hose and liquid tube from A/C condenser. Cap fittings to prevent contamination.
    • Remove liquid tube clamp from condenser.
    • Remove condenser attaching bolts, then the condenser.
    • Disconnect cooling fan electrical connectors.
    • Disconnect engine coolant temp...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from dr...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2001 Lexus RX300 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Supplemental Restraint Components Diagram for 2001 Lexus RX300  3.0 V6 GASSupplemental Restraint Components Diagram for 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Air Bag Sensor Assembly
  • Combination Meter
  • Air Bag Sensor
  • Seat Belt Pretensioner
  • Spiral Cable
  • Theft Deterrent Components Diagram for 2001 Lexus RX300  3.0 V6 GASTheft Deterrent Components Diagram for 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Theft Deterrent Horn
  • Body ECU
  • Key Unlock Warning Switch
  • Door ECU
  • Instrument Panel Junction Box
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2001 Lexus RX300 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2001 Lexus RX300  3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Glove Box Lamp
  • Taillamp Relay
  • Ashtray Illumination
  • Hazard Switch
  • 2001 Lexus RX300  3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Moon Roof Control ECU
  • Moon Roof Control Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2001 Lexus RX300 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: ENGINE SERIAL NUMBER LOCATION
    Vehicle: 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Gasoline Engines
  • Document: PERMANENT-TYPE PROTECTIVE WAX COATINGS
    Vehicle: 2001 Lexus RX300 3.0 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Finishes, Body Structure, Frame, Bumpers
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2001 Lexus RX300 AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2001 Lexus RX300 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 2001 Lexus RX300 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 2001 Lexus RX300 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 2001 Lexus RX300 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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