The Lexus GX is a full-size SUV (E-segment in Europe) manufactured by Lexus, the premium line of the Japanese brand Toyota. It is built on the same platform as the Toyota Land Cruiser Prado and the Toyota 4Runner. It is a four-wheel drive capable of being off-road. It has been in production since 2002.
It is viewed as the most all-round Lexus car, landing in the category of “Full Size SUV”. It has a total of two generations. Its competitors belong to the SUV category of highest-performing and luxury vehicles. A few examples are the Audi Q7, the Maserati Levante or the Land Rover Discovery.
Lexus GX. Timing Belt or Timing Chain?
Down below you will see a list with all Lexus GX models which have been produced so far. They are classified by model identifier, year and type of bodywork. Above each list, we show you a series of pictures so that you can have a visual reference for each model. In some cases, both the original and its updated design are displayed to help you identify them with ease.
In this guide you will find all Lexus GX.
■ Timing Belt / Cam Belt (Correa / Faja de Distribución)
■ Timing Chain (Cadena de Distribución / Cadena de Tiempo)
■ Gear Driven (Distribución por Engranajes)
■ 100% Electric, No Timing (Sin Distribución)
■ Unknown / Not Updated (Información desconocida)
If a car model is specified in blue, it means its motor engine has a timing chain; that is, it has no timing belt. The rest of the vehicles marked in grey have a timing belt/cam belt.
Lexus GX I – First Generation (J120) (2002)
There are no diesel engines in the Lexus GX Gen 1.
- 2UZ-FE 470 4.7 238 CV (2001 – 2009)
- 2UZ-FE 470 4.7 271 CV (2001 – 2009)
- 2UZ-FE 470 4.7 4WD 267 CV (2005 – 2009)
Lexus GX II – Second Generation (J150) (2009)
There are no diesel engines in the Lexus GX Gen 2.
- 1UR-FE 460 4WD 296 CV (2009)
- 1UR-FE 460 4WD 306 CV (2010)