Lexus is the luxury vehicle division of Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corporation. The 1997 ES 300 (third generation of ES series) featured one powertrain option, a 200 hp (150 kW) 3.0 L V6 (a 197 hp (147 kW), 2.5 L 2MZ-FE V6 was also offered in the Japan-market Windom) and a 4-speed automatic. The third generation ES was also slightly longer (overall length increased by 2.4-inch (61.0 mm)) but weighed less than the previous model, and its drag coefficient was Cd 0.29, improved over its predecessor. For the first time, an Adaptive Variable Suspension, capable of adjusting individual wheels according to road conditions (within 0.0025 seconds), was offered.
The following workshop and repair manual provide detail maintenance, service and repair procedures for the 1997 Lexus ES 300 series. This service manual is divided into sections. At the beginning of each section, a General Description is given that pertains to all repair operations contained in that section. TROUBLESHOOTING tables are included for each system to help you diagnose the problem and find the cause. Preparation lists the SST (Special Service Tools), recommended tools, equipment, lubricant and SSM (Special Service Materials) which should be prepared before beginning the operation and explains the purpose of each one. Most repair operations begin with an overview illustration. It identifies the components and shows how the parts fit together.
This manual contains maintenance, repair and troubleshooting procedures of Air Conditioning System, Automatic Transaxle System, Automatic Transmission, Body, Body Electrical System, Brake System, Charging and Cooling System, Emission Control System, Engine Mechanical, Ignition System, Lubrication, Starting and Steering, Supplemental Restraint System, Suspension and Axle, Wiring Diagram. There is also Diagnostic section and Technical Service Information.
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