The Lexus RX 450h Maintenance Schedule

November 12th, 2020 by

2021 Lexus RX 450H
Your Lexus RX 450h is a powerful machine that can easily tackle Sarasota roads with its stellar performance and capability. To keep this luxurious SUV running at its best though, you will need to follow the Lexus RX 450h maintenance schedule. At Wilde Lexus Sarasota, we know that keeping all your Lakewood Ranch appointments can be difficult at times, but our efficient service center will help you stick to your Lexus RX 450h maintenance schedule and get back on the road in a timely manner.

Read the Lexus RX 450h maintenance schedule below to see which services your Lexus needs, then contact our team to set up a time for a service appointment.

6 Months / 5,000 Miles

  • Program Lexus Personalized Settings if requested
  • Rotate tires
  • Inspect installation of driver floor mat
  • Inspect and adjust all fluid levels
  • Inspect wiper blades
  • Inspect brake pads, calipers, and rotors
  • Perform vehicle road test
  • Reset Scheduled Maintenance Reminder

If you frequently drive on dirt roads, dusty terrain, or muddy roads in Venice, the following items are also recommended every 5,000 miles:

  • Inspect axle shaft boots
  • Inspect steering linkage and boots
  • Inspect ball joints and dust covers
  • Inspect engine air filter
  • Torque nuts and bolts on chassis and body*

*Have this service done if you’ve been towing, using a roof carrier, or carrying heavy loads in the cargo area.

Yearly / 10,000 Miles

  • Replace engine oil and filter and reset oil maintenance reminder
  • Replace cabin air filter

1.5 Years / 15,000 Miles

  • Inspect axle shaft boots
  • Inspect steering linkage and boots
  • Inspect ball joints and dust covers
  • Inspect exhaust pipes and mountings
  • Inspect body/chassis
  • Inspect rack-and-pinion assembly
  • Inspect brake lines and hoses
  • Inspect engine coolant
  • Inspect wiper blades
  • Replace Smart Key battery

3 Years / 30,000 Miles

  • Inspect automatic transmission for signs of leakage
  • Inspect brake rotor thickness and runout
  • Inspect fuel lines and connections, fuel tank band, and fuel tank vapor system hoses
  • Inspect fuel tank cap gasket
  • Replace brake fluid

6 Years / 60,000 Miles

  • Replace Spark Plugs (required for Emission Control Warranty)
  • Inspect Drive Belts (after first inspection, inspect every 1.5 years / 15,000 miles thereafter)

9 Years / 90,000 Miles

  • Inspect automatic transmission fluid cooler hoses and connections

12 Years / 120,000 Miles

  • Inspect vacuum pump for brake booster (Japan-built vehicles)
  • Replace vacuum pump for brake booster (North American-built vehicles)

Schedule Service With Wilde Lexus Sarasota

If it’s time for your Lexus RX 450h to come in for regular maintenance, schedule a service appointment online with Wilde Lexus Sarasota! Our OEM certified technicians will help you keep your Lexus RX 450h in top condition and ready for Bradenton roads. Browse our service offers for savings on your next visit, or explore our parts store if you’re a DIY home mechanic. We look forward to helping you keep your Lexus running for years to come!

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