Lexus VIN Recall Check

Lexus luxury cars are sold in more than 70 countries and the biggest market outside Japan is the United States. One of the most awarded car brands, Lexus has a reputation for top-quality vehicles with impressive resale value.

For any Lexus offered for sale, you want to practice due diligence by running a VIN check to check recalls and other vehicle information. At Vehicle.report, you can run a Lexus Recall Check for free to access recall information as part of a comprehensive vehicle history report.

What is a Lexus VIN recall check?

At Vehicle.report, you can search for recalls issued for any Lexus vehicle. Manufacturers like Lexus are among the top sources of information for our comprehensive database of vehicle data. Using the vehicle identification number, you can verify if Lexus issued a recall for any vehicle.

A vehicle safety recall is usually initiated by a car manufacturer for defects that pose a risk to vehicle safety. This defect may have been discovered in several vehicles of the same design or manufacture or in components of the same type and manufacture. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), an agency within the US Department of Transportation, oversees the safety recalls.

A VIN or vehicle identification number is a 17-digit alphanumeric code that serves to identify your Lexus vehicle as a unique unit. No two vehicles have the same VIN. It is the key to all data about a vehicle.

How do I find previous recalls on my Lexus car?

Toyota, parent company of Lexus, recalled vehicles including Lexus at a rate of 1,028 units per 1,000 from January 1985 to September 2016. It is noted that 91 percent of the recalls had consequences that could cause death, injury, crash, accident or fire. Here are some of the Lexus recalls announced by Toyota in recent years:

Lexus Recalls

You can also check Lexus recalls by VIN at the official Lexus website. Here are other resources you can tap to know more about Lexus cars: Lexus Owner’s Manual, Lexus safety ratings, Lexus reviews, and Lexus dealerships.

How can I check a Lexus car’s history for free?

Acquiring a free car report can be easier than paying for one or getting it from a dealership. You can do it anytime with just a few clicks as soon as you find a car you would like to consider buying. Checking the vehicle history of a car is a critical step before you proceed to other steps in the purchasing process. You should be able to get a car report without being blocked by a paywall that most vehicle history providers require.

Why should you get a free vehicle history when paid services are available? First of all, free does not mean that running a database of vehicle data does not cost anything at all. Vehicle.report lets advertisers on its website cover the cost. Free does not also mean unreliable. Using the latest technology, we are able to efficiently collate information from trusted government and industry sources.

How to run a Lexus VIN recall check?

Check all active recalls for any Lexus car, pickup truck or SUV in the United States in two easy steps

VIN recall check
Step 1

Check the VIN

Look for the VIN in these most common locations: through the windshield near the base of the dashboard (driver’s side) or on the door frame on the driver’s side.

You can also find the VIN on the vehicle’s documents: registration card, vehicle title, insurance card, or owner’s manual.

Step 2

Run the Lexus Recall Check tool

What can a Lexus VIN recall check tell me about a recall?

NHTSA Campaign Number refers to a unique number assigned to a recall.

Summary of important details about the recall covers the model and model year of affected vehicles, the issue or part that may pose a safety risk or fail to meet minimum safety standards, and, possibly, where the vehicles were sold or registered. Lexus will also explain how the defect or issue may affect the vehicle’s operation and safety.

Remedy refers to the recommended solution to the structural or mechanical problem. Lexus will explain whether the issue can be fixed or if a defective component will be replaced.

Contact information includes the date when Lexus will start sending notifications to owners, the Lexus reference number for the recall, and the number for Lexus customer service hotline.

Why should I run Vehicle.report’s Lexus VIN recall check?

Toyota, parent company of Lexus, recalled vehicles including Lexus at a rate of 1,028 units per 1,000 from January 1985 to September 2016. It is noted that 91 percent of the recalls had consequences that could cause death, injury, crash, accident or fire. Here are some of the Lexus recalls announced by Toyota in recent years:

Lexus_recall

Using Vehicle.report’s 100% free Lexus recall search tool, a VIN unlocks a ton of data including:

  • Recalls
  • Market value
  • Vehicle specifications
  • Equipment details
  • Fuel efficiency
  • Safety rating
  • Inspection checklist
  • Auto insurance
  • NMVTIS report

Get a Free Lexus Recall Check

Find out if your Lexus vehicle has any open recalls by entering your VIN and clicking search below.