Lexus IS: The Details
For 2011, the Lexus IS gets a minor facelift that updates the car’s exterior, interior, adds a new F Sport package and brings a first for the IS lineup: an all-wheel drive IS 350. With AWD competition from Audi, BMW, Cadillac and Infiniti, it only made sense for Lexus to get in on the act.
While the 2011 Lexus IS looks sleeker, it is mechanically similar to than the older IS. Exterior updates include a new front grill and bumper, new LED daytime running lights, refreshed taillights and a revised tailpipe design. On the inside, the interior remains largely the same but the 2011 IS benefits from new, optional F Sport seats that have grippy microfiber to hold the driver in place during aggressive driving.
Driving the vehicle
The following procedures should be observed to ensure safe driving. Driving 1. With the brake pedal depressed, shift the shift lever to D. 2. Release the parking brake. 3. Gradually release the br ...
Headlight aim (vehicles with discharge headlights)
Vertical movement adjusting bolts 1. Adjustment bolt A. 2. Adjustment bolt B. Before checking the headlight aim 1. Make sure the vehicle has a full tank of gas and the area around the headlight ...
If a warning message is displayed
If a warning is shown on the multi-information display, stay calm and perform the following actions: 1. Master warning light. The master warning light also comes on or flashes in order to ind ...