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Acura Legend 1991
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
Aug 03, 1996
Location:
Alexandria, VA

speedometer does not work.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Aug 07, 1992. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Acura LEGEND 1991 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Acura LEGEND 1991 Power Train Transmission Type: AUTO.

Acura Rl 1996
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
July 01, 1996
Location:
Toluca Lake, CA

speedometer defective.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JH4KA9643TC. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on July 01, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Acura RL 1996 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Acura RL 1996 Power Train Transmission Type: AUTO.

Acura Cl 1997
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
May 07, 1997
Location:
Barrett Pa, GA

transmission contro unit failed.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):19UYA2258V1. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on May 08, 1997. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Acura CL 1997 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 55 mph.

Acura Legend 1992
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
Nov 11, 1997
Location:
Irving, TX

speedometer sending unit failed.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JH4KA7638NC. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Apr 15, 1992. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Acura Integra 1990
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
Sept 14, 1998
Location:
Ann Arbor, MI

brakes - i have had to replace all 4 calipers. each caliper failure required me also to replace that pair of rotors. i am currebtly on my 3rd master cylinder. each failure has been characterized by pedal fading at intersection and car rolling into interesction. accident avoided by pulling up the handbrake or putting car in reverse. failure in equalizer results in severe pulling to one side under hard braking. electrical - car stalled at 55 mph. despite loss of power steering, i was able to successfully avoid other vehicles, maneuver to a side street and bring vehicle to a safe stop. gages - there is a loud squeaking/rattle coming from the speedometer gage. i am uncertain whether it affects the accuracy of the reported speed. cam shaft - oil leak from seal on left side just behind the distributer cap

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JH4DA9446LS. Vehicle was purchased on Dec 01, 1991. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Acura INTEGRA 1990 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Acura Tl 1999
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Location:
Deerfield, FL

the odometer is invisible and can not be read even at night due to design. *mjs

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):19UUA5644XA. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Oct 01, 1999. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Acura TL 1999 Drive type:FWD. Fuel type: gas. Acura TL 1999 Power Train Transmission Type: AUTO.

Acura Legend 1986
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Location:
Seattle, WA

odometer was rolled back. nlm

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JH4KA2648GC. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 12, 2000. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Acura LEGEND 1986 Drive type:FWD. Acura LEGEND 1986 Power Train Transmission Type: AUTO.

Acura Tl 1999
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Location:
Longwood, FL

i am a 54 year-old woman with over 30 years of driving experience. my driving record is spotless, i.e., no tickets and/or accidents. my car is a 1999acura tl, which i have kept in excellent condition and has an odometer reading of approximately 26,000 miles. it is still under the manufacturers warranty, and is well maintained. *ak (tiresize: 16)

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):19UUA564XXA. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 01, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Acura TL 1999 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Acura Rsx 2002
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Location:
Culpeper, VA

using headlights during daytime conditions results in odometer, and gear selection indicatiors becoming unreadable

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JH4DC54802C. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Dec 01, 2001. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Acura RSX 2002 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Acura Tl 2002
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Location:
Kendallville, IN

the engine revved up to 4000 rpm as if the vehicle was in neutral. *jb the transmission did not automatically shift into higher gear as it should have. scc

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):19UUA56692A. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Acura TL 2002 Drive type:U. Vehicle Speed: 15 mph.

Acura Tl 2002
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
Aug 20, 2002
Location:
San Francisco, CA

i was on highway 280 doing about 65 in my morning commute from san francisco to cupertino. without warning, my transmission shifted from fourth to second, sending my car into a sideways skid as if i had hit the brakes...hard. fortunately, the car beside me on the right was able to avoid hitting me as was the car behind me. left with second gear, i limped back to the dealer and received my car, with a new transmission, three weeks later. i am lucky to have not been injured and do not trust this car any longer. it was bought for insuring the safety of my family and i am worried about a repeat failure. thanks, ben. ph *nlm **dimsii ivoq entry posted after 12/12/02 cut over to artemis**768534

Mileage was 30500 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):19UUA56922A. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Jan 01, 2002. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Acura TL 2002 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Vehicle Speed: 65 mph.

Acura Tl 2003
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Location:
Hillard, OH

vehicle downshifting without warning while traveling at a constant speed. *mr this happened randomly. the dealer was unwilling to fix the unit they could verify the problem. eventually the transmission failed while the consumer was on the highway, where he/she was able to coast to the berm with no incident. the transmission was replaced. there have been several other reports of this problem. *scc *jb

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):19UUA56863A. Vehicle was purchased on May 01, 2002. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Acura Tl 2003
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
Nov 29, 2003
Location:
Germantown, TN

2003 acura tl type s experiencing transmission problems. *mr the transmission shifted roughly in addition to missing when the cruise control was engaged. when the consumer pressed the cruise control to increase the speed the engine surged on two occasions back to back as the consumer tried to disengage the cruise control. (faulty tl transmissions were a widely known problem for acura) *sc

Mileage was 22500 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):19UUA56863A. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 cylinders. Vehicle Speed: 70 mph. Dealer's name: Acura . Dealer's city: Memphis . Dealer's state code: TN.

Acura Tl 2003
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
Nov 29, 2003
Location:
Germantown, TN

transmission problems with 2003 acura tl type s. *ph the transmission shifted roughly in addition to a missing cruise control. there was also a time where the vehicle had no reverse gear. *sc

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):19UUA56863A. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 70 mph. Dealer's name: Acura Of Memphis . Dealer's city: Memphis . Dealer's state code: TN.

Acura Mdx 2001
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
Apr 10, 2004
Location:
Haleiwa, HI

our 2001 acura mdx (with approx. 25000 miles) stops running abruptly when driving for no apparrent reason, resulting in engine shut down, loss of power steering, loss of brakes and all systems. this vehicle has been to the dealer for repair 2 times, and is being towed again today, april 10, 2004 for the 3rd time in one month. dealer repair service unable to determine cause on 1rst occasion march 12, 2004. second occasion march26, 2004 resulted in a replacement of the *idle air contol valve and it's adjustment (*part # 16022-pba-ao3) this obviously did not fix the problem. we now fear for our lives to drive this vehicle. no matter what the third repair attempt outcome, we will get rid of this vehicle.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2HNYD18651H. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Acura MDX 2001 Drive type:AWD. Fuel type: gas. Acura MDX 2001 Power Train Transmission Type: AUTO. Dealer's name: Pfluger Acura . Dealer's telephone number: 8089424555 . Dealer's city: Honolulu . Dealer's state code: HI. Dealer's zipcode: 96814 .

Acura Cl 2001
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
Apr 20, 2004
Location:
Double Oak, TX

the transmission failed prematurely. the part had been replaced three times, however the problem recurred. *ak the transmission would slip and delay shifts. the downshifts were sometimes harsh. on at least two occasions when downshifting to pass other vehicles on the highway, the vehicle would feel as if the transmission had gone dead and then shift. *sc *jb

Mileage was 53000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):19UYA42621A. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Sept 01, 2000. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 6 cylinders. Fuel type: gas. Dealer's name: Auto Flex . Dealer's city: Dallas . Dealer's state code: TX.

Acura Mdx 2003
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
Apr 15, 2003
Location:
Portland, OR

key can be removed in any postion of the transmission after turning off.

Mileage was 15 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2HNYD18873H. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Acura MDX 2003 Power Train Transmission Type: AUTO.

Acura Tl 2003
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
Nov 15, 2002
Location:
Bronx, NY

the engine light went on suddenly at 11,000 miles making a clunking noise. was in repair 15 days. rebuilt automatic transmission & torque converter was replaced as well as broken engine mount. at 19,713 engine light went on again failure vsa & ecm units replaced. at 25,596 miles engine light goes on,transmission does not go into reverse due to internal failure, replaced pcm & transmission (rebuilt)lock-up control solinoid assembly, replaced lost transmission fluid.left dealer's service dept & upon reaching home, engine light came on, had to return back to service dept. on the way, the vehicle suddenly & without notice locked 6 times at 50 mph, decelerated down to 30 mph making booming noises, car behind almost crashed into my vehicle, had to pull over, slowly driving to dealer scared to death as the vehicle was so erratic & making booming noises. my son was driving, called me on his cell phone as to his experience, finally made it to the service dept. honda/acura voluntarily extended warranty in 2002 on the transmissions due to defects as well as in 2003 offered enhanced pcm powertrain service due to defects in another notification. nhtsa conducted investigation & should have recalled the 3.2tl type s vehicles as well as other models as they can potentially cause serious injuries and/or death to everyone concerned without notice at highway speeds especially. these transmission defects were known by honda/acura yet vehicles were being sold to the public anyway. honda/acura now claims the 2004 models will be redesigned. does this include their faulty transmissions? who can you ask if nhsta allows this to occur year after year. leasing this vehicle requires prayers that no one gets killed. yes, i'm angry!! a vehicle should be enjoyed & not a hazard that cannot be corrected.

Mileage was 11000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):19UUA56953A. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Acura TL 2003 Power Train Transmission Type: AUTO.

Acura Integra 2000
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
June 15, 2003
Location:
Sanpablo, CA

i am told that a bolt came lose inside the transmission and i was very lucky it not happened when i was on the freeway. there was no warning the car worked fine and then it didn't. it is still in the shop. they have to replace the transmission. and since i have such high milage it is no longer under warrenty. i have been without transportation for over 2 weeks and it will be another week before i can pick my car up. i know from reading your web sight that my model acura is not the one thats suppose to have the transmission problem.. however, a bolt is is not suppose to just fall out and destroy a transmission in a auto 3 years old.

Mileage was 82000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JH4DC4466YS. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Acura INTEGRA 2000 Power Train Transmission Type: AUTO.

Acura Tl 2002
Honda (american Honda Motor Co.)
Safety incident date:
Jan 15, 2003
Location:
Baton Rouge, LA

my transmission has failed twice. when it failed the first time in january of 2003, i was exiting the interstate with my child in the car. i was able to make it off the road safely, but it made me realize how dangerous it would have been if it happened a minute earlier on the interstate in high speed traffic. it failed the second time june 20, 2003, and the dealer tells me acura does not have any new transmissions available. they want to give me a remanufactured transmission. i don't think it is safe to give a customer a previously failed transmission.

Mileage was 27000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):19UUA56892A. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Acura TL 2002 Power Train Transmission Type: AUTO.


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