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All you need to know about towbars for Lexus RX400h

Lexus first introduced the RX400h into their range in 2005. The Lexus RX400h is available as a or ATV/SUV. So you know you are installing the right towbar on your Lexus RX400h, we have looked at towing capacity, electrical kits, bumper cuts and more for each variation of Lexus RX400h below.


Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) Towbars

The Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) was first released in 2005. To determine which variant of Lexus RX400h you have, check your vehicle logbook. This will ensure you purchase the correct towbar.


Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) Nose Weight

ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) models made between 2005 and 2009 have a minimum nose weight of 80 kg and a maximum nose weight of 90 kg.

What does nose weight mean?

Nose weight is the force on the towball when a caravan or trailer is attached. Every towbar for every vehicle will have a specific nose weight for that vehicle which can differ between the age of the vehicle and the variation of the model. It is crucial that you don’t exceed the nose weight set on the towbar as this is dangerous and can decrease stability when towing.


Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) Electric Kits

Electrical kits connect the electrics in your ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) to the electrics on your trailer, bike rack or caravan so your lights are still visible.

Electric kits for Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling)

We would always recommend having a dedicated electrics kit installed, where possible. This syncs with modern computer functions of your ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling), like ABS and trailer stability, rather than just basic lighting.

Why is a dedicated kit important? Well, not only does it work with the specific features of your vehicle, but it also protects the warranty of your ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) and works with any enhanced safety features you may have.

Of course, you can choose between a dedicated kit or a universal kit, and we do offer both, but a universal electrical kit can affect your manufacturer warranty and you might also need to install a bypass relay.


Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) Software Update

We will alert you as to whether your ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) requires a software update when you choose your towbar electrics kit.

Does my vehicle need a software update?

Sometimes your vehicle may need a software update to accommodate your new dedicated electrical kit. This is so all of the latest computer features in your ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) can accurately co-ordinate with your towbar electrics.

Software updates can take place at your local Lexus dealership when your vehicle is in for service. Or, this can sometimes be updated at your local garage when you arrange towbar fitting through WebFit.


Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) Bumper Cuts

ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) models made between 2005 and 2009 will not require a visible bumper cut in order to be fitted.

Does my vehicle need a bumper cut?

Some towbar styles might require a bumper cut in order to be fitted to your vehicle. But, this is improving and newer vehicles are less likely to require a bumper cut due to better towbar designs.


Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) Towing Capacity

ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) models made between 2005 and 2009 have a towing capacity of 2000 kg to 2000 kg.

Be sure to check the EXACT towing capacity of your vehicle before towing on your VIN plate.

What is towing capacity?

Towing capacity is the weight that your ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) is capable of towing safely, but it can vary even across the same model of car. It is important to note that the capacity of the towbar and the towing capacity of the ATV/SUV(inc. self levelling) may differ, so you should always go by the specific towing weight of your vehicle, indicated above.


Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) Towbars

The Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) was first released in 2009. To determine which variant of Lexus RX400h you have, check your vehicle logbook. This will ensure you purchase the correct towbar.


Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) Nose Weight

ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) models made vehicles made after 2009 have a minimum nose weight of 85 kg and a maximum nose weight of 85 kg.

What does nose weight mean?

Nose weight is the force on the towball when a caravan or trailer is attached. Every towbar for every vehicle will have a specific nose weight for that vehicle which can differ between the age of the vehicle and the variation of the model. It is crucial that you don’t exceed the nose weight set on the towbar as this is dangerous and can decrease stability when towing.


Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) Electric Kits

Electrical kits connect the electrics in your ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) to the electrics on your trailer, bike rack or caravan so your lights are still visible.

Electric kits for Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control)

We would always recommend having a dedicated electrics kit installed, where possible. This syncs with modern computer functions of your ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control), like ABS and trailer stability, rather than just basic lighting.

Why is a dedicated kit important? Well, not only does it work with the specific features of your vehicle, but it also protects the warranty of your ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) and works with any enhanced safety features you may have.

Of course, you can choose between a dedicated kit or a universal kit, and we do offer both, but a universal electrical kit can affect your manufacturer warranty and you might also need to install a bypass relay.


Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) Software Update

We will alert you as to whether your ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) requires a software update when you choose your towbar electrics kit.

Does my vehicle need a software update?

Sometimes your vehicle may need a software update to accommodate your new dedicated electrical kit. This is so all of the latest computer features in your ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) can accurately co-ordinate with your towbar electrics.

Software updates can take place at your local Lexus dealership when your vehicle is in for service. Or, this can sometimes be updated at your local garage when you arrange towbar fitting through WebFit.


Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) Bumper Cuts

ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) models made vehicles made after 2009 will not require a non-visible bumper cut in order to be fitted.

Does my vehicle need a bumper cut?

Some towbar styles might require a bumper cut in order to be fitted to your vehicle. But, this is improving and newer vehicles are less likely to require a bumper cut due to better towbar designs.


Lexus RX400h ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) Towing Capacity

ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) models made vehicles made after 2009 have a towing capacity of 2100 kg to 2100 kg.

Be sure to check the EXACT towing capacity of your vehicle before towing on your VIN plate.

What is towing capacity?

Towing capacity is the weight that your ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) is capable of towing safely, but it can vary even across the same model of car. It is important to note that the capacity of the towbar and the towing capacity of the ATV/SUV(Excl. Vehicles with Height control) may differ, so you should always go by the specific towing weight of your vehicle, indicated above.


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