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04-27-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 107,035
Posted By neuronbob

I keep hearing complaints about the TLX's power...

I keep hearing complaints about the TLX's power and torque levels. However, I've never felt my TLX was short on power or torque, and it always has passing power when I need it. When shfting with...
04-13-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,434
Posted By neuronbob

No stick, no bueno, not worth the special...

No stick, no bueno, not worth the special numbering.
04-11-2019, 10:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,123
Posted By neuronbob

:werd: never buy the first year.

:werd: never buy the first year.
04-11-2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 13,637
Posted By neuronbob

^^^ That could be my next car. I'm in wuv. The...

^^^
That could be my next car. I'm in wuv. The new 'vette will make a nice roomie to my V wagon if the hype turns out to be accurate.

As for the PMC edition TLX...it's a hand-built version of...
04-04-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,502
Posted By neuronbob

I rest my right hand on the steering wheel, which...

I rest my right hand on the steering wheel, which is where it belongs in my daily driver. :thumbsup: push button tranny is a safety feature. I’m used to it now, anyway.
03-30-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,726
Posted By neuronbob

Meh. I still think the Pebble Beach release will...

Meh. I still think the Pebble Beach release will be the RLX rather than the TLX. If true to form, Acura won’t show us a 2021 TLX until production is about ready, so fall/winter this year. I’m OK...
03-25-2019, 08:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,434
Posted By neuronbob

Welcome to AZ! Strong first post on the forum.

Welcome to AZ! Strong first post on the forum.
03-16-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 30,395
Posted By neuronbob

HELP! I’m trying to install my Sprint Booster. I...

HELP! I’m trying to install my Sprint Booster. I can’t unplug the cable from my accelerator. The main problem is that the clip is on the right side and I can’t see what action I have to make to...
Forum: Car Talk
03-15-2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 1,823
Views: 128,419
Posted By neuronbob

Celebrating ten years of CTS-V ownership in the...

Celebrating ten years of CTS-V ownership in the next few days. That's one fifth of my entire life! Go back to the beginning of this thread to share in my celebration of my first V, then later in the...
03-14-2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 775
Posted By neuronbob

Not all XM radios can receive all XM channels. I...

Not all XM radios can receive all XM channels. I like C-Span but it's not on any package for any of my cars. The XM radio smartphone app has all channels and is free if you're paying full freight...
03-10-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,480
Posted By neuronbob

PLEASE let Acura rename it "Legend". Pretty...

PLEASE let Acura rename it "Legend". Pretty please. Really please. I'm pretty sure the Pebble Beach car will be a RLX-type vehicle.
02-15-2019, 07:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,458
Posted By neuronbob

^^^ Nah. The only thing to make the TLX better...

^^^
Nah. The only thing to make the TLX better at this point would be a manual transmission. My car would be dreamy with a manual...
02-07-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,124
Posted By neuronbob

Congrats! Sounds like you are were well-informed...

Congrats! Sounds like you are were well-informed about the RLX before your purchase!
Forum: Car Talk
01-31-2019, 09:09 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 4,784
Posted By neuronbob

Awesome. Congrats!

Awesome. Congrats!
01-24-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,079
Posted By neuronbob

The TLX-S will almost certainly be out before the...

The TLX-S will almost certainly be out before the next Legend (which, I HOPE they actually call a Legend, but that’s a while other thread...). I think that makes your decision for you, OP. I’m...
01-24-2019, 10:28 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,998
Posted By neuronbob

^^^ Or, in my case, a Genesis G70. Of course,...

^^^
Or, in my case, a Genesis G70. Of course, if Acura comes out with a TLX-S soon :wish: , all is forgiven.
01-24-2019, 10:23 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 107,035
Posted By neuronbob

Again, “meh” until I see real sheet metal. ...

Again, “meh” until I see real sheet metal. Hoping it’s true. Right now, even Hyundai/Genesis is far ahead of Acura in enthusiast car development. For me, 13 months until lease pull-ahead time. ...
01-23-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 107,035
Posted By neuronbob

Meh. I only believe what I can see on the dealer...

Meh. I only believe what I can see on the dealer lot, or is officially announced.
01-23-2019, 07:01 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,998
Posted By neuronbob

Congrats on the S4! The ATS-V is a fun...

Congrats on the S4!



The ATS-V is a fun little car. Either the automatic or manual models are just fun to fling around a track. Its only issues are the poor interior (TLX is far superior in...
01-09-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 1,509
Views: 132,421
Posted By neuronbob

^^^ Solid choice IMO despite the issues I had...

^^^
Solid choice IMO despite the issues I had at the end of my lease. I'm not at all sorry I leased one. Rather fun drive for a largish sedan. I'd rather have its two-door American cousin,...
01-05-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 4,681
Views: 353,457
Posted By neuronbob

Well, not really. My 1999 NSX brand new was...

Well, not really. My 1999 NSX brand new was $88,000, which translates to $132,000 now. I can afford, but no way am I paying $200k for a well optioned NSX when I can buy a used Huracan for that, or a...
12-31-2018, 11:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,797
Posted By neuronbob

What are your top 5 likes for the 2018-19 TLX?

I know I've been grouching about the ZF transmission in my TLX lately. To be honest, it's one of the few things i dislike about my '18 A-Spec and I wrote in a recent post that I was thinking about...
12-27-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,178
Posted By neuronbob

Aw yeah! Looks sweet. Can't wait to see what...

Aw yeah! Looks sweet. Can't wait to see what you do with it! Congrats!
Forum: Car Talk
12-27-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 8,041
Posted By neuronbob

I'll also vouch for the 3G TL, having owned one. ...

I'll also vouch for the 3G TL, having owned one. That car was one of the best FWD cars ever made. It was so good that in one Car and Driver comparo with the 3-series of the time, it was...
12-13-2018, 09:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,867
Posted By neuronbob

Service intervals are in your owner's manual. In...

Service intervals are in your owner's manual. In addition, this link shows all the service intervals: LINK...
Forum: Car Talk
12-13-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 8,041
Posted By neuronbob

The new Accord is fugly IMO. :ugh: Saggy butt...

The new Accord is fugly IMO. :ugh: Saggy butt just doesn't do it for me. The non-chromed TLX (aka A-Spec) looks great to me, thus I'm leasing one (but that ZF9 tranny though :ugh: ). The G70...
12-04-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,072
Posted By neuronbob

My experience from replacing the steering wheel...

My experience from replacing the steering wheel on my 2G RL was not difficult, and I have ten thumbs. I don't think the RLX (or any modern Honda product) is that different. My guess is that with...
12-03-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,570
Posted By neuronbob

I have an iPhone Xs Max and have had no issues...

I have an iPhone Xs Max and have had no issues with wireless charging in my TLX, even with charging through my clear case. Given you can only intermittently charge, and that you can charge the phone...
Forum: Car Talk
12-02-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 8,041
Posted By neuronbob

I like the looks of the Stinger GT, as well. ...

I like the looks of the Stinger GT, as well.

Still pinching myself that I'm even looking at Hyundais. I've said this before, but when I was college-age in the late 80's, Hyundais were mostly...
12-02-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 13,470
Posted By neuronbob

I’m a blue person, myself, but am not paying $6k...

I’m a blue person, myself, but am not paying $6k for that choice. At least Curva Red is a no cost option.

But back on topic, if the Type S is any good, and comes in blue, I’ll be happy. 18 months...
Forum: Car Talk
12-02-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 1,778
Views: 135,365
Posted By neuronbob

Congrats on the TLX. If the tranny gives you...

Congrats on the TLX. If the tranny gives you issues, refer to my thread in the TLX section about how to reset it in your own driveway. Worked for me and my tranny has been back in good shape for...
Forum: Car Talk
12-02-2018, 12:10 AM
Replies: 1,778
Views: 135,365
Posted By neuronbob

NC1 is definitely on the list. Iím only willing...

NC1 is definitely on the list. Iím only willing to lease it, though. I love that car but donít think it will be a keeper like my NA2 or the V wagon. If I can find a RS7 to test drive, thatíll...
11-27-2018, 08:52 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,588
Posted By neuronbob

I think $52-54k for a TLX Type S is high. I...

I think $52-54k for a TLX Type S is high. I could be wrong, though.
Forum: Car Talk
11-27-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 8,041
Posted By neuronbob

Part of the problem is that the 6MT is being...

Part of the problem is that the 6MT is being offered on the wrong model. It's being offered on the 2.0 model. That wouldn't be as much of an issue if gaining the manual didn't lead to losing...
Forum: Car Talk
11-27-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 1,778
Views: 135,365
Posted By neuronbob

I’ve still got 18 months to go, so I’m not sure. ...

I’ve still got 18 months to go, so I’m not sure. I won’t be test driving for a year yet. I’m all over the place in terms of potential replacements. Possibilities include

high mileage S2000 for...
Forum: Car Talk
11-27-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 451
Views: 35,396
Posted By neuronbob

Ugh, the wait is as bad as waiting for Dr. Who to...

Ugh, the wait is as bad as waiting for Dr. Who to return for season 11 (15 months from end of season 10 to beginning of season 11, I didn't count the Xmas special).
Forum: Car Talk
11-25-2018, 08:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 284
Posted By neuronbob

Welcome to AZ! Which model Acura do you have?...

Welcome to AZ! Which model Acura do you have? That will help with the hypothetical numbers you are seeking.
11-24-2018, 05:40 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 9,380
Posted By neuronbob

Bo, enough with the trolling. If you persist,...

Bo, enough with the trolling. If you persist, you will be given a vacation from the forum. You will only receive one warning.
11-22-2018, 10:46 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 9,380
Posted By neuronbob

:nod: ...

:nod:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygBP7MtT3Ac
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4JWgmv92fQk
Forum: Car Talk
11-22-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 1,778
Views: 135,365
Posted By neuronbob

I like mine other than the POS ZF9 transmission. ...

I like mine other than the POS ZF9 transmission. Luckily, I recently learned how to do the ECU/transmission reset on my own, so when I start to get shifting lags, I do a reset and everything goes...
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