When to Service My Lexus RX?

January 24th, 2022 by

Lexus is a brand that is known for its reliability and longevity and the best way to get most out of your Lexus RX is to routinely have it serviced. As with any machine, regular maintenance is the best way to keep your Lexus RX operating at peak performance. At Lexus of North Miami, our service team can help with your next Lexus oil change or any other Lexus service. In this quick blog we will go over the ideal times at which your Lexus RX should be serviced and what should be done at each interval.

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Service Intervals

In a recent study by the Car Care Council it was found that 22% of all vehicles have either low or dirty engine oil. This is quite alarming because one fifth of all drivers could potentially find themselves paying thousands of dollars on issues that were entirely preventable with just a quick service.

Every 6 Months or 5,000 Miles

  • Tires should be rotated
  • Inspect and adjust all fluid levels
  • Inspect and potentially replace wiper blades
  • Visual inspection of brake pads, calipers and rotors

Every Year or 10,000 Miles

  • All previous services
  • Replace engine oil and oil filter
  • Replace cabin air filter
  • Add EFI fuel tank additive

Oil Change

Every 18 Months or 15,000 Miles

  • All previous services
  • Inspect axle shaft boots
  • Inspect body and chassis
  • Inspect rack-and-pinion assembly
  • Inspect ball joints and dust covers
  • Inspect brake lines and hoses

Every 3 Years or 30,000 Miles

  • All previous services
  • Replace brake fluid
  • Check automatic transmission for leakage
  • Inspect brake rotor thickness and runout
  • Examine fuel lines and connections, fuel take band, fuel tank vapor hoses

Schedule Service At Lexus of North Miami

Although this guide is not an exhaustive list it is a good starting point to see just how much service is necessary to keep your Lexus RX running to its full potential. When looking for your Lexus RX maintenance near the Gladeview or Golden Glades area, the trained and accommodating technicians here at Lexus of North Miami will assist you every step of the way. Come visit us in store at 14100 Biscayne Blvd in North Miami, FL, or schedule your service online!

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