2001 Lexus LS 430 Consumer Reviews

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2001 Lexus Ls 430
5.0
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The Best Car for the Money by Far!

by from Las Vegas USA on March 8, 2009

My 2001 LS-430 is my 4th Lexus car. I owned an original LS-400, a 1996 LS-400, a 2000 SC-400, all purchased new. Never had a single problem with any of them despite the 100K+ miles on each. I bought t...
My 2001 LS-430 is my 4th Lexus car. I owned an original LS-400, a 1996 LS-400, a 2000 SC-400, all purchased new. Never had a single problem with any of them despite the 100K+ miles on each. I bought this 2001 LS-430 as a used car with 56K on the odometer. In a years time, I still cannot tell it from a new LS, it's the quietest and smoothest of all before it. Whatta bargain folks, it should be the Car of the Century!
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2001 Lexus LS430

by from Antioch, IL on December 20, 2008

My 2001 Lexus LS430 was my FAVORITW car I ever owned. The ride and quietness of the cabin at any speed is unmatched. The ML Sound System is first-rate. I don't care how loud you play it, there is NO d...
My 2001 Lexus LS430 was my FAVORITW car I ever owned. The ride and quietness of the cabin at any speed is unmatched. The ML Sound System is first-rate. I don't care how loud you play it, there is NO distortion. After putting 128,000+ miles on my car, it only needed two unscheduled repairs. Unbelievable quality and reliability!
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Road Tammer

by from TeXaS on May 6, 2007

Quiet and Smooth ride. Large cabin for tall people, 6'+ family here. ML sound system is in a class of its own. Only wish you could update the NAV system for free. $299-350 to replace disc. This ca...
Quiet and Smooth ride. Large cabin for tall people, 6'+ family here. ML sound system is in a class of its own. Only wish you could update the NAV system for free. $299-350 to replace disc. This car is a fantasic machine. Saving up for a LS460... Can't wait!
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By far the best car that I've ever owned!

by from New Orleans, Louisiana on May 22, 2008

I've owned 8 new cars in 7 years. The LS430 is hands down the best of them. This stable consisted of a Merceded E320, Chevy Tahoe, Chrysler LHS, BMW 5 amoung them. I would only buy another Lexus. It's...
I've owned 8 new cars in 7 years. The LS430 is hands down the best of them. This stable consisted of a Merceded E320, Chevy Tahoe, Chrysler LHS, BMW 5 amoung them. I would only buy another Lexus. It's worth it's weight for the money!
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Worlds Best Value

by from Indianapolis, IN on January 23, 2009

Best ride I have owned. Best acceleration from 30 to 70 in any vehicle I have owned. Outstanding quality and the best service from a dealer I have experienced. Great sound system. I have had a couple ...
Best ride I have owned. Best acceleration from 30 to 70 in any vehicle I have owned. Outstanding quality and the best service from a dealer I have experienced. Great sound system. I have had a couple of minor problems with the outside mirrors. No big deal and easily fixed. This opinion from an aging muscle car enthusiast. Toyota got it 100% right with this vehicle and dealer support. Just between you and I this is the best car value going. Don't tell anyone though because the price will go up.
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Great car

by from Frisco, TX on July 20, 2012

I bought this 430 used in January 2012 with just under 51,000 miles on it. It took quite a while to find "the right one". Specifically, i required a local, 1-owner, low mileage, dealer serviced clean ...
I bought this 430 used in January 2012 with just under 51,000 miles on it. It took quite a while to find "the right one". Specifically, i required a local, 1-owner, low mileage, dealer serviced clean automobile. Well my patience was rewarded. I love pulling on the highway, it has power to spare. I am 6'2" and the adjustable seat cushion makes this the most comfortable car for me. Taking 2 kids to tennis camp or wife and I with golf clubs and luggage for a get away everything fits in the huge trunk. Gas mileage is constantly amazing for a car this size and powerful. We averaged 26.1 from San Antonio to Dallas at a rather brisk pace. This is my first of many LS's.
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The car was ahead of its time!

by from Tacoma, WA on October 29, 2011

At first I thought this car was to old. But after our test drive we had to take it home. The car has timeless style and a luxurious interior.
At first I thought this car was to old. But after our test drive we had to take it home. The car has timeless style and a luxurious interior.
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Older,but great value with luxury

by from Modesto Ca/ on September 16, 2013

It was too old to qualify for Certified Pre-Owned,but with the legendary quality, and only 81k miles I was not afraid to purchase. The price was good, the dealer professional, and we made the purchase...
It was too old to qualify for Certified Pre-Owned,but with the legendary quality, and only 81k miles I was not afraid to purchase. The price was good, the dealer professional, and we made the purchase. It looks like new still, and people think it its 4-5 years newer than it is. We will enjoy it for many years to come. Charlie
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Excellent car

by from NC on April 26, 2011

2nd LS430 I have purchased. Have two and very pleased. Smooth comfortable ride. Very roomy. Although I own two 2001 models, many people think they are newer vehicles.
2nd LS430 I have purchased. Have two and very pleased. Smooth comfortable ride. Very roomy. Although I own two 2001 models, many people think they are newer vehicles.
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Great car

by from Frisco, TX on May 13, 2012

I looked for this car with very specific criteria and when I found it I jumped on it and am glad I did. Great highway car. Super comfortable. Good gas mileage for a car this size. Better than the Must...
I looked for this car with very specific criteria and when I found it I jumped on it and am glad I did. Great highway car. Super comfortable. Good gas mileage for a car this size. Better than the Mustang convertible i had before. still very low mileage (55K) expecting a great experience.
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