2005 LX 470

Consumer Reviews

2005 Lexus LX 470

$8,740 - $20,744  MSRP Range
2005 Lexus LX 470

Review Score

4.2 out of 5 stars

4.2

5 Reviews
80% of drivers recommend this car
Score Breakdown
4.2 out of 5 stars Comfort
3.8 out of 5 stars Performance
4.4 out of 5 stars Exterior Styling
4.2 out of 5 stars Interior Design
4.2 out of 5 stars Value for the Money
4 out of 5 stars Reliability

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5 out of 5 stars

BY FAR, THE BEST TRUCK --- PERIOD !!!!

by Ms Furniture from Central California on October 18, 2014

I call it a truck because that's how I use it most of the time. This is the 1st review I've ever written. After reading ajay's review, I could not remain silent. This is my 2nd LX, both purchased used and I will never buy anything but Lexus again.I had always bought new cars, incl. high end luxury cars & nothing even comes close.The LX is extremely comfortable, reliable & safe; everything comes standard and its very capable off road. The cons:12 mpg (heavy foot} , premium fuel, pricey(get what you pay for) **If you have a teenage driver, this is what you want them in!**

5 out of 5 starsComfort
5 out of 5 starsPerformance
5 out of 5 starsExterior Styling
5 out of 5 starsInterior Design
5 out of 5 starsValue for the Money
5 out of 5 starsReliability

Purchased a Used car

Uses car for Work

Does recommend this car!!

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5 out of 5 stars

Unbelievably reliable, dependable, and solid

by David Tucci from Saint Charles, Illinois on October 1, 2017

This vehicle has preformed well beyond our expectations. We just ordered a new one which we are told will be here in three months. The wait is driving us nuts. They are not inexpensive, but is money very well spent. What a great investment in safety, comfort, and reliability

5 out of 5 starsComfort
3 out of 5 starsPerformance
4 out of 5 starsExterior Styling
5 out of 5 starsInterior Design
5 out of 5 starsValue for the Money
5 out of 5 starsReliability

Purchased a New car

Uses car for Commuting

Does recommend this car!!

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5 out of 5 stars

Best SUV I've Ever Driven

by Flooring Salesman from Frisco, Texas on November 12, 2010

While the gas mileage could be better, it's a great tradeoff for the styling, comfort and convenience of this SUV. Lots of room to carry carpet and wood samples in the trunk area (very easy to remove the 3rd row seats). Got an excellent price for a fully loaded SUV w/52K miles that I expect to keep for a long time. Spent a LOT of time comparison shopping GMC, Chevy and Toyota SUVs and there's no comparison.

5 out of 5 starsComfort
5 out of 5 starsPerformance
5 out of 5 starsExterior Styling
5 out of 5 starsInterior Design
5 out of 5 starsValue for the Money
5 out of 5 starsReliability

Purchased a Used car

Uses car for Work

Does recommend this car!!

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1 out of 5 stars

my horrible experience with lexus LX 470

by ajay from Atlanta , GA on June 7, 2012

I had a horrible experience with my lexus SUV LX 470. When I had 105000 miles in my car , the differential separated from the axil of the SUV while driving. I have never experienced this before in my life . The car stopped in the middle the road even before I could pull and the breaks failed to work and my car started to roll by itself with out any control in the slope and came to a stop. The cost of fixing this car was 4000 dollars and I was asked to call the manufacturer by the dealer. They turned me down saying that I am out of the warranty. I hope this would be a lesson to any body planning to buy a lexus

1 out of 5 starsComfort
1 out of 5 starsPerformance
3 out of 5 starsExterior Styling
1 out of 5 starsInterior Design
1 out of 5 starsValue for the Money
1 out of 5 starsReliability

Purchased a Used car

Uses car for Commuting

Does not recommend this car!!

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5 out of 5 stars

Still drives and rides like a dream

by Susan from McLean on October 8, 2017

I love my Lexus. It is a tank but in a good way. I feel very safe in it and it is the best driving and riding SUV I have ever owned. I take it on all our long road trips and it is extremely comfortable. Dogs have lots of room in the cargo area.

5 out of 5 starsComfort
5 out of 5 starsPerformance
5 out of 5 starsExterior Styling
5 out of 5 starsInterior Design
5 out of 5 starsValue for the Money
4 out of 5 starsReliability

Purchased a Used car

Uses car for Transporting family

Does recommend this car!!

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