2012 LEXUS ES

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0 Recalls for 2012 LEXUS ES

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21 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2012 LEXUS ES

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AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11000666
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10984412
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10979405
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10970278
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10970494
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10957792
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11366111
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11363245
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11290583
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11271119
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11271116
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11054884
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11035971
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11039722
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11039293
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11035214
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11024547
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11021736
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10887343
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10724327
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10576878
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0 Investigations for 2012 LEXUS ES

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46 Service Alerts for 2012 LEXUS ES

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February 24, 2022 140000 AIR BAGS

TSB: Some 2005 ? 2022 model year Lexus vehicles that have undergone water intrusion may exhibit a condition in which a musty smell is present. Follow the procedures in this bulletin to remediate the odor and address this condition. The purp

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January 12, 2022 190000 TIRES

POL: This consolidated Tire Warranty Guide contains the complete warranty terms for all brands of ground and spare tires currently in use by Lexus. This information must be kept near the point of vehicle sale and be available to any custome

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January 12, 2022 200000 WHEELS

POL: This consolidated Tire Warranty Guide contains the complete warranty terms for all brands of ground and spare tires currently in use by Lexus. This information must be kept near the point of vehicle sale and be available to any custome

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January 12, 2022 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

POL: This consolidated Tire Warranty Guide contains the complete warranty terms for all brands of ground and spare tires currently in use by Lexus. This information must be kept near the point of vehicle sale and be available to any custome

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July 7, 2014 353100 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES

Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset

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July 7, 2014 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset

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July 4, 2014 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset.

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July 4, 2014 116340 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT:IMMOBILIZER/PROXIMITY:KEY/SENDER

Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset.

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June 12, 2014 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Techstream ECU Flash Reprogramming Procedure.

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June 12, 2014 350000 EQUIPMENT

Techstream ECU Flash Reprogramming Procedure.

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October 16, 2014 100000 POWER TRAIN

Auto matic Transmission Replacement kPrecautions

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February 21, 2013 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Brake Pedal Force Gauge SST for Parking Brake Inspection.

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July 7, 2014 116340 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT:IMMOBILIZER/PROXIMITY:KEY/SENDER

Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset

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November 2, 2013 130000 VISIBILITY

Spots in Window Glass – vehicle exterior

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December 19, 2013 130000 VISIBILITY

Windshield Wiper Blade Maintenance and cleaning

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August 6, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Oil Viscosity Applicability and Cfhange Interval Guide

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April 10, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Oil Viscosity Applicability and Cfhange Interval Guide

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March 31, 2021 140000 AIR BAGS

Lexus Safety Recall and Service Campaign – Technician Certification Requirements

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August 24, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

TI: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN KLG CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM 19LE05 SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE

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August 24, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

TI: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN KLG CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM 19LE05 SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE

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August 24, 2020 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

TI: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN KLG CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM 19LE05 SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE

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August 5, 2020 103200 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:FLUID/LUBRICANT

TSB: Vehicles may display evidence of a fluid leak or fluid seep from powertrain components. This bulletin explains how to determine the differences between a fluid leak versus a fluid seep. Cases that are determined to be a ?leak? should

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August 24, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

TI: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN KLG CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM 19LE05 SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE

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August 24, 2020 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

TI: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN KLG CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM 19LE05 SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE

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August 5, 2020 102400 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:LUBRICANT

TSB: Vehicles may display evidence of a fluid leak or fluid seep from powertrain components. This bulletin explains how to determine the differences between a fluid leak versus a fluid seep. Cases that are determined to be a ?leak? should

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August 5, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TSB: Vehicles may display evidence of a fluid leak or fluid seep from powertrain components. This bulletin explains how to determine the differences between a fluid leak versus a fluid seep. Cases that are determined to be a ?leak? should

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June 23, 2020 200000 WHEELS

TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin Nos. ST004-01, SU001-08, and L-SB-0174-08. The aforementioned bulletins are obsolete, and any printed versions should be discarded. Be sure

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April 6, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE April 06, 2020: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see L-SB-0008-20. Replacement Certification Labels and VIN Plates

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April 6, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin Nos. L-SB-0048-08, PG007-07, PG016-01, PG015-01, PG004-97, PG003-97, PG003-93, PG002-90, L-SB-0048-08, PG007-07, PG016-01, PG015-01, PG004-97,

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May 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Safety Recall and Service Campaign – Technician Certification Requirements

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October 17, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Technical Instructions: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN KLG CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM 19LE05 SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE CERTAIN 2011 ? 2017 MODEL YEAR LS, 2013 ? 2016 MODEL YEAR LS Hybrid, 2011 ?

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September 13, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Technical Instructions: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE CERTAIN 2011 ? 2017 MODEL YEAR LS, 2013 ? 2016 MODEL YEAR LS Hybrid, 2011 ? 2017 MODEL YEAR GS, 2016 ? 2017 MODE

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July 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev1: G1668 Applicability has been updated to include 2019 ? 2020 model year Lexus vehicles. G2158 The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. Any previous printed versions

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July 1, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev1: G1668 Applicability has been updated to include 2019 ? 2020 model year Lexus vehicles. G2158 The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. Any previous printed versions

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July 1, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev1: G1668 Applicability has been updated to include 2019 ? 2020 model year Lexus vehicles. G2158 The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. Any previous printed versions

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July 1, 2019 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev1: G1668 Applicability has been updated to include 2019 ? 2020 model year Lexus vehicles. G2158 The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. Any previous printed versions

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September 12, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Technical Instructions: TECHNICAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIMITED SERVICE CAMPAIGN SAFETY CONNECT SYSTEM ? VEHICLE LOCATION INACCURATE CERTAIN 2011 ? 2017 MODEL YEAR LS, 2013 ? 2016 MODEL YEAR LS Hybrid, 2011 ? 2017 MODEL YEAR GS, 2016 ? 2017 MODE

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November 10, 2013 142000 AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW

Beginning in 1998, Lexus introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Lexus does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Lexus leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT rec

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November 10, 2013 220000 SEATS

Beginning in 1998, Lexus introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Lexus does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Lexus leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT rec

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November 21, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: REVISION NOTICE November 22, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2014 ? 2018 model year vehicles. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. In the event that a Lexus vehicle becomes submerge

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November 28, 2017 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes SB Nos. L-SB-0048-08, PG007-07, PG016-01, PG015-01, PG004-97, PG003-97, PG003-93, and PG002-90. Service Bulletin Nos. L-SB-0048-08, PG007-07, PG016-01, PG015-01,

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July 25, 2014 353100 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES

TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased.

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July 7, 2015 353100 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES

TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased.

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September 19, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: Revision Notice: Applicability section has been updated to include 2016-2017 applicable model year Lexus vehicles. The Repair Procedure section, Required Tools & Equipment section, and the Repair Procedure section has been updated.

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January 24, 2018 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE January 22, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see L-SB-0001-18.

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November 14, 2014 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased.

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