Used 2009 Lexus RX 350 SUV

2009 Lexus RX 350
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2009 Lexus RX 350

Pros

  • Premium cabin appointments, luxury sedan ride, easy-to-use high-tech features, rock-solid reliability history, excellent dealer service.

Cons

  • Plush ride suspension calibration makes for merely acceptable handling, third-row seat not available, expensive option packages.

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Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
126,094 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
Base
List$10,980
Est.Loan: $224/mo
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Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
177,682 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
Base
List$10,690
Est.Loan: $219/mo
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"Gray 2009 Lexus RX 350 AWD 5-Speed Automatic with Overdrive 3.5L V6 Dual VVT-i Navigation
Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
101,470 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
Base
List$12,999
Est.Loan: $266/mo
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Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
81,428 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
Base
List$15,000
Est.Loan: $273/mo
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Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
89,867 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
Base
CarMax
25.1 mi away
List$15,598
Est.Loan: $284/mo
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CarMax makes car buying easy and hassle-free. Our upfront prices are the same online and on our lot. All our used cars come with a 5-Day Money-Back Guarantee, a 30-Day Limited Warranty (60-Day in CT, MN, and RI; 90-Day in GA, MA, NJ, and NY) and a free vehicle history and safety recall report. Price assumes final used vehicle purchase will be made in MD, and excludes tax, title and tags but includes $99 dealer processing charge (not required by law). Some fees are location specific and may change if you transfer this vehicle to a different CarMax store. Certain vehicles may have unrepaired safety recalls. Check nhtsa.gov/recalls to learn if this vehicle has an unrepaired safety recall. Inventory shown here is updated every 24 hours.Prior Use:Fleet
Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
89,145 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
Base
List$12,500
Est.Loan: $255/mo
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Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
88,666 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
Base
List$12,910
Est.Loan: $264/mo
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Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
148,500 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
Base
List$9,399
Est.Loan: $192/mo
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NAVIGATION SYSTEM,PREMIUM PLUS PKG,HEATED FRONT SEATS W/RAIN-SENSING WIPERS,18 7-SPOKE LIQUID GRAPHITE FINISH ALUMINUM WHEELS,Leather Seats,Navigation System,Bluetooth Connection,Rear Spoiler,All Wheel Drive,CLASSIC SILVER METALLIC,LIGHT GRAY; LEATHER SEAT TRIM This vehicle includes a Money-Back Guarantee* and passed our precise inspection process. Best of all the price you see is the price you pay. No haggling. No back and forth. No pressure. And this price is so good it is guaranteed. This 2009 Lexus RX 350 is proudly offered by Autonation Subaru Hunt Valley Drive home in your new pre-owned vehicle with the knowledge you're fully backed by the CARFAX Buyback Guarantee. If you're in the market for an incredible SUV -- and value on-the-road comfort and manners more than ultimate off-road prowess or tow capacity -- you'll definitely want to check out this Lexus RX 350 . When driving an all wheel drive vehicle, such as this Lexus RX 350, superior acceleration, traction, and control come standard. More information about the 2009 Lexus RX 350: The 2009 Lexus RX 350 and RX 400h offer the comfort and refinement of luxury cars, combined with the spacious, versatile interior of utility vehicles. Several high-tech features are available such as adaptive front lighting. The RX 400h, with its advanced hybrid powertrain, stands out for its high fuel efficiency and a class-leading 27-mpg city rating. The models also have a very strong reputation for quality, including being named the highest-rated midsize premium multi-activity vehicle in the J.D. Power and Associates Initial Quality Study (IQS) for 2007. This model sets itself apart with safety, hybrid's fuel- efficiency, available technology features, Comfort, and ride and refinement *Money-Back Guarantee is valid for 5 days or 250 miles, whichever comes first. Subject to certain terms and conditions. See store for details. Some restrictions apply.
Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
97,751 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
Base
List$12,905
Est.Loan: $264/mo
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18' Alloy Wheels Package, Climate Package With Heated Seats Rain Sensing Windshield, Power Moon Roof, Leather Seating, Wood Grain Steering Wheel. 100% Car Fax Guaranteed! 6 Month 7500 Mile Power-Train Warranty included! Pa. State inspected and Serviced. FINANCING IS AVAILABLE!
Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
181 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
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Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
97,856 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
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Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
154,164 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
Base
Shiverly Motors
70 mi away
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Lexus RX 350 2009 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
65,192 miles
Used 2009
Lexus RX 350
Base
CarMax
25.1 mi away
List$17,998
Est.Loan: $328/mo
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CarMax makes car buying easy and hassle-free. Our upfront prices are the same online and on our lot. All our used cars come with a 5-Day Money-Back Guarantee, a 30-Day Limited Warranty (60-Day in CT, MN, and RI; 90-Day in GA, MA, NJ, and NY) and a free vehicle history and safety recall report. Price assumes final used vehicle purchase will be made in MD, and excludes tax, title and tags but includes $99 dealer processing charge (not required by law). Some fees are location specific and may change if you transfer this vehicle to a different CarMax store. Certain vehicles may have unrepaired safety recalls. Check nhtsa.gov/recalls to learn if this vehicle has an unrepaired safety recall. Inventory shown here is updated every 24 hours.

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Edmunds' Expert Review

Although competitors offer superior driving dynamics, the 2009 Lexus RX 350 will impress anyone shopping for a luxury crossover SUV with its plush ride quality, exceptional fit and finish, and ample day-to-day utility.

vehicle overview

By the early 1990s, Lexus had solidified its reputation as a builder of upscale luxury vehicles that appealed to those who prized a magic carpet ride over sports car handling dynamics. In keeping with that philosophy, the company rolled out the first luxury crossover SUV, the RX 300, in 1999. Meeting affluent consumers' increasing desire for sensibly sized SUVs that were easy to drive in suburbia and furnished to luxury sedan standards, the RX 300 was a home run for Lexus. Contributing to its success was its easygoing personality, upscale cabin, virtually silent powertrain and outstanding build quality.

The next-generation RX (the 330) arrived for 2004, sporting more aggressive styling and a larger (3.3-liter) V6. Three years later, a more muscular V6 filled the engine bay, and the name changed to RX 350. Now in its sixth year, the second generation of Lexus' midsize crossover is nearing the end of its life cycle, yet it remains a strong choice in its segment.

Like other luxury crossover SUVs, the 2009 Lexus RX 350 is based on a car platform, in this case the 2002-'06 Toyota Camry. As one may rightfully assume, this makes the RX 350 a serene highway cruiser, but not exactly an athlete. Still, the current RX can be a touch sporty if equipped with the available air suspension and 18-inch wheels. Acceleration, on the other hand, would make Carl Lewis grin, thanks to that potent 3.5-liter V6 transplant that Lexus performed a few years ago.

Even when squaring off against more modern rivals, the 2009 Lexus RX 350 serves as a fine example of what a luxury crossover SUV should be. Yes, sportier competitors like the Acura MDX, BMW X5 and Infiniti FX35 are better choices if corner-carving handling dynamics are a top priority. And those needing third-row accommodations should check out the Cadillac SRX, Mercedes-Benz R350 or Volvo XC90. However, for consumers interested in a plush, convenience-laden five-passenger crossover, the RX 350 remains a worthy candidate.

Trim levels & features

The 2009 Lexus RX 350 is a luxury crossover SUV of midsize dimensions that seats five. Standard features include 17-inch alloy wheels, a power rear liftgate, auto-dimming mirrors all around, 10-way power front seats, wood interior trim, dual-zone automatic climate control, an eight-speaker stereo (with a CD changer and steering-wheel-mounted controls) and second-row seats that slide and recline.

Leather upholstery is optional but the chances of finding a cloth-upholstered RX are highly unlikely. Most models will have the Premium Package, which adds leather seating, seat memory, a power tilt/telescoping wheel, a sunroof and a roof rack. Opt for Premium Plus and you'll also get adaptive bi-xenon HID headlights. The Performance Package includes all the preceding plus an adaptive air suspension and 18-inch wheels. This year also brings the Pebble Beach edition, which includes chrome wheels and grille accents, leather seating, walnut cabin accents and a golf-and-travel-themed gift pack.

Other extras available include a user-friendly navigation system, a rearview camera, a stunning Mark Levinson audio system and a rear-seat DVD entertainment system with wireless headphones. The nav and entertainment systems can be purchased à la carte, but the Mark Levinson system is only available as part of a pricey package. Other options include adaptive cruise control, front seat heaters, rain-sensing wipers and towing preparation.

2009 Highlights

Apart from a new Pebble Beach edition, the Lexus RX 350 sees no changes for 2009.

Performance & mpg

A 3.5-liter V6 rated at 270 horsepower and 251 pound-feet of torque powers the 2009 Lexus RX 350. A five-speed automatic transmission is standard, and buyers have a choice of either front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. Lexus claims either version will run from zero to 60 mph in under 7.5 seconds.

Fuel economy estimates stand at 18 mpg city and 23 mpg highway for the FWD model, with the AWD version rating 17/22 mpg. Properly equipped, the RX 350 can tow up to 3,500 pounds.

Safety

The RX 350 comes standard with front-seat side airbags, front and rear side curtain airbags and a knee airbag for the driver. Standard stability- and traction-control systems as well as antilock brakes with brake assist are on hand to help one avoid an accident in the first place.

In government crash tests, the 2009 Lexus RX 350 scored a perfect five stars for driver and front passenger protection in frontal impacts. In side-impact tests, the RX 350 again earned five stars across the board. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) gave the current-generation RX a "Good" rating (the highest possible) in its frontal-offset crash testing.

Driving

In true Lexus fashion, the 2009 Lexus RX 350 possesses a smooth and sophisticated personality. Acceleration is swift and silent thanks to the 3.5-liter V6 and quiet cabin. This is first and foremost a luxury vehicle, and as such the suspension is tuned more for a plush ride than sporty handling. Although the RX never feels floaty, those seeking a firmer dynamic should consider the Performance Package, which includes an air suspension along with 18-inch wheels fitted with performance tires.

Interior

Although the RX 350 is an entry-level luxury SUV, the cabin gives the impression that this could be the company's flagship. Real wood and leather trim on the console, door panels and steering wheel come standard and make for a rich ambience. The optional Mark Levinson sound system rivals the best systems available anywhere, and the available voice-activated navigation system boasts one of the most user-friendly interfaces. Rear passengers can get comfortable thanks to the seat's reclining and sliding adjustments. That seat is split 40/20/40 to optimize both passenger comfort and cargo-carrying flexibility. When it's time to turn this luxury cruiser into a beast of burden, the standard power liftgate makes life easier and allows easy access to the RX 350's maximum cargo capacity of 85 cubic feet.


Consumer reviews

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Overall Consumer Rating

Most helpful consumer reviews

Nice Luxurious SUV-Strange Lack of Features
johnnymize6,06/07/2015
We got this car for an insane deal from a family member. Only issue is a rear hatch that sometimes has a mind of its own and closes right when it opens up in power mode. We have to open it manually every so often, especially in the cold. Otherwise it only has required oil changes and basic maintenance. It's really quick, smooth, refined, and luxurious. It's extremely quiet inside and the interior has nice materials. The seats have bad leg support-my legs hang off of the end of the drivers seat. Otherwise it's extremely nice. It does handle pretty bad, however, with a slightly tippy feeling and some of the worst steering of any car I've driven. It feels like a video game with no feedback and is scary in the rain especially. The car also lacks Bluetooth and USB or aux imports, which is unacceptable in a 2009 luxury car. Our former 2008 Mazda had these!
Review of RX 350 AWD
Paul Williamson,10/17/2008
Purchased the Lexus a two months ago and to date we have enjoyed the vehicle. Have owned MBs and Volvos for years and decided to try a Lexus. Doesn't handle as well as European vehicles. It appears to be solid and I suspect will be more reliable than the European SUVs in the long run. With only 4,000 miles on the vehicle we are averaging around 19 MPG city and 24 MPG hwy which, I think, is excellent for such a heavy vehicle. Exhibits excessive body roll in curves and to much wind noise with sun roof in tilt position. Navigation system is not as intuitive as my Garmin. Excellent sound system. Seats are form fitting but not up to par with Volvo seats. Excellent cruising vehicle.
new rx 350
jmartin,11/09/2008
1) Navigation system, with adaptive headlights, and rear camera not worth the purchase. Save money by buying a Garmin and jawbone, which work and outperform, what is on the Lexus. Lexus needs to rethink and engineer the technology with the thought in mind that less is more! 2) Lexus reliability is reason for purchase/lease and the appointments which come with the automobile are very nice. 3) Outstanding service with loaner car is a plus as well.
2009 Lexus RX 350 Pebble Beach
Weezy,02/13/2009
Just purchased the 2009 Pebble Beach edition. Very reliable vehicle. The navigation system is easy to use and access while driving (all touch screen). Very powerful car, good acceleration. The backup camera is a nice feature, but the images appear farther than it actually is. Have no problem driving in sleet/snow/ice thus far.
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Features & Specs

MPG
17 city / 22 hwy
Seats 5
5-speed automatic
Gas
270 hp @ 6200 rpm
MPG
18 city / 23 hwy
Seats 5
5-speed automatic
Gas
270 hp @ 6200 rpm
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Safety

NHTSA Overall Rating

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration offers independent analysis.
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    Driver5 / 5
    Passenger5 / 5
  • Side Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Barrier Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    Driver5 / 5
    Passenger5 / 5
  • Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings
    Front SeatNot Rated
    Back SeatNot Rated
  • Rollover
    Rollover4 / 5
    Dynamic Test ResultNo Tip
    Risk Of RolloverNot Rated

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