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I have a GX 460, 2012 and the ride is very bouncy, my tires

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i have a GX 460, 2012 and the ride is very bouncy
JA: Are you fixing your GX 460 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: my tires were changed last month
JA: Have you ever changed a tire on this vehicle?
Customer: the bouncy ride started with 2 weeks after changing the tires
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: i went to the mechanic last week to check the problem , he told that pressure inside the tires was double! when he reduce the pressure to the normal level it was ok dor a week then started to bounce a gain
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Lexus
Expert:  Chris (aka - Moose) replied 1 month ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose) I prefer to work when others don't, I am here around lunch and after dinner till after midnight.

Is the bounce like a fast vibration or like the car has hit a bump keeps bouncing, or like it does not handle potholes well?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
hi Chris, bounces like a trampoline even if the road has very slight humps, i feel that there is something at the rear side
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
when having potholes it does bounce alotttt
Expert:  Chris (aka - Moose) replied 1 month ago.


As long as the correct size tires, the correct load rating tires are on the vehicle and the pressure is set correct. Then I would look into one or more shocks/struts that have either worn out ad or have failed. If your model has air suspension, make sure its is controlling the ride height correct and its not sitting to high from overfilled air bags from a height adjuster reading incorrect.

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