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I have now had my LS400 for about a week and love it! Good thing most people just don't realize the treasures hidden beneath the discreetly elegant but slightly bland exterior otherwise the prices would skyrocket! This is a 1998 Mk IV with 89K mls and, so far, I have only had minor worries (the creaking bed/pirate ship syndrome which was very scary - thought the suspension and brakes were going till I read about it), etc. Everything seems to work fine except though the remote controls do work they don't release the boot. Any ideas?

Thank you for any suggestions.

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Everything seems to work fine except though the remote controls do work they don't release the boot. Any ideas?

Thank you for any suggestions.

Have you tried holding the boot-button down, instead of just pressing it once ?

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Everything seems to work fine except though the remote controls do work they don't release the boot. Any ideas?

Thank you for any suggestions.

Have you tried holding the boot-button down, insstead of just pressing it once ?

Thanks, will try in the morning and let you know.

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Everything seems to work fine except though the remote controls do work they don't release the boot. Any ideas?

Thank you for any suggestions.

Have you tried holding the boot-button down, insstead of just pressing it once ?

Thank you very much indeed, JellyBean, it works beautifully. The garage I bought it from had no idea and refused to fix it! (just as well, I suppose they could they have 'fixed' it and ask for a small charge!) and although the car did come with the Lexus welcome CD it did not have the owners manual (it just had the SatNav/AC/radio manual which the garage told me was the manual!). Thanks again.

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Thank you very much indeed, JellyBean, it works beautifully.

Delighted to get a 'result' for you. Only reason I knew was that when I first got mine, I couldn't open boot with the R/C, but after delving into the handbook - hey presto !

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