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06-17-2019, 07:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,059
Posted By Pens Fan

Yes call the tire manufacturer but this is why I...

Yes call the tire manufacturer but this is why I am amazed that car manufacturers continue to equip cars with these low profile tires that cannot hold up with the terrible conditions on many roads.
...
04-11-2019, 10:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,334
Posted By neuronbob

:werd: never buy the first year.

:werd: never buy the first year.
04-11-2019, 11:16 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 14,465
Posted By FLYGUY31

Why would anyone buy this? Same old head unit. ...

Why would anyone buy this? Same old head unit. Same bad transmission. Color looks great. But those options should have already been included.
12-21-2018, 07:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,218
Posted By KeithL

I had a late model 15 Advance and the tranny was...

I had a late model 15 Advance and the tranny was not as bad as the early 15s, but it was still horrible. I have a 19 ASPEC V6 with the ZF9 and it is leap and bounds better, but it is still far from...
08-17-2018, 01:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,133
Posted By tommh1024

LOL I find the ZF not jerky at all. The only...

LOL I find the ZF not jerky at all. The only gripe is that I have to smash the gas halfway to get it to downshift
08-17-2018, 06:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,133
Posted By IntegraVT

The only jerk is the person who greenlit the...

The only jerk is the person who greenlit the pairing of the ZF 9HP transmission to the J-series engine. <rimshot>

I'll see myself out...
06-28-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,672
Posted By justnspace

^technically; it's still an entry level premium...

^technically; it's still an entry level premium car.

and then, price paid isnt indicative of reliability.
06-22-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,655
Posted By ZipSpeed

I agree. With declining sedan sales, Acura should...

I agree. With declining sedan sales, Acura should just focus on one sedan. And then later introduce a coupe based on that sedan.
04-18-2018, 10:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,210
Posted By tsturbo

I don’t think it does, mine does not engage...

I don’t think it does, mine does not engage unless I engage it
04-18-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,889
Posted By F23A4

Agreed. The Accord may come in less expensive...

Agreed. The Accord may come in less expensive similarly optioned but it’s exterior styling is an acquired taste for this generation. While the 9.5G AV6 EX-L/Touring was a consideration when getting...
04-13-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 483
Posted By EE4Life

See the following article on page 1 of the July...

See the following article on page 1 of the July 2012 Acura Service News:

Left Dashboard Side Vent Is Warmer Than Right With A/C On
...
04-08-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 10,072
Posted By acuranj18

Many roads in New Jersey are a complete mess with...

Many roads in New Jersey are a complete mess with potholes everywhere. My 2016 TLX lease is up in February of 2019 and I would have to think long and hard about 40 series tires on a new TLX. I am...
04-01-2018, 09:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,045
Posted By svtmike

No changes to SH-AWD, but since you are limited...

No changes to SH-AWD, but since you are limited to the V6/ZF9 drivetrain you should definitely avoid the '15 models. The '18 has other improvements that make it worthwhile over the '16 and '17. Drive...
03-29-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,084
Posted By mlody

I traded in 06 TL 6MT Navi for 2015 TLX SH-AWD...

I traded in 06 TL 6MT Navi for 2015 TLX SH-AWD Tech in 2016, but ended up selling it after several months as I could not stand the issues with the car. The two biggest being: the highway vibrations...
03-21-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,889
Posted By BEAR-AvHistory

Complaints & TSB indicate its a real issue. Thing...

Complaints & TSB indicate its a real issue. Thing I would be unhappy about is its apparent randomness. Suggests they really don't know the cause or how to fix it in all cases. Its nice when a problem...
03-15-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,889
Posted By Terdbath

180 mile round trip to Acura for 1st...

180 mile round trip to Acura for 1st complimentary oil change in my 18 SHAWD. No vibration felt up to 90 MPH.

5/17 build date.
03-13-2018, 04:12 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,889
Posted By jhb31

Have the 18 Aspec AWD. Have had no vibration at...

Have the 18 Aspec AWD. Have had no vibration at all even on speed up to 100. It's very smooth. 6k miles so far. Seems this issue is hit or miss. Don't hear much about it anymore so it seems either...
03-12-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,889
Posted By mondster

Dont get the tlx. The vibration has been there...

Dont get the tlx. The vibration has been there from the beginning and no true fix has been made. They performed the tsb on mine and it still vibrates. Although it has improved, i can still feel it....
02-27-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,309
Posted By niray9

Thanks, I don't think I'm that thorough in doing...

Thanks, I don't think I'm that thorough in doing my homework but I appreciate your comment.

Bought a Audi A4 CPO, 2017 with @8 months & 8K miles on tachometer. It has 40 months+ 42K miles of...
02-16-2018, 05:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By antisocial

I have operated an auto repair shop for 15 years...

I have operated an auto repair shop for 15 years now, and have 2 road force balancers in my shop. Here's my take. Road force balancing is a good thing, but it is only as good as the person running...
01-16-2018, 02:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,467
Posted By Avenger411

Hello guys! Thought i would update this...

Hello guys!

Thought i would update this thread with what i've finally done. I know this cost me much more than a ghetto DIY fit but it does fit quite well. Here the parts i got that would fit a...
12-29-2017, 02:12 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,837
Posted By AZuser

Engine protection service -- What is this? What...

Engine protection service -- What is this? What do they do? Seems like some made-up useless money-making service for them.

Perform climate control service -- What is this? What do they do? Seems...
08-26-2017, 08:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,449
Posted By connekt

I bought a 2018 base V-6 , had a 2015 tlx v-6...

I bought a 2018 base V-6 , had a 2015 tlx v-6 base previously. I can tell you it is a completely different car. Transmission is super smooth, no stupid jerkiness between 2nd and 3rd like I previously...
08-16-2017, 12:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,474
Posted By mapleloaf

Too many german cars with glued on one...

Too many german cars with glued on one screens.....so it becomes their standard and what they are used to and therefore prefer.
05-23-2017, 01:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 9,566
Posted By EE4Life

2018 Acura TLX Technical Service Bulletins

2018 Acura TLX Technical Service Bulletins:

TSB 17-022 - 2018 TLX: TQI and New Model Service Information
Applies To: 2018 TLX - 4-Cylinder 2WD: P-AWS, 8-Speed DCT - Base, Technology
2018 TLX -...
04-13-2017, 10:02 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 10,972
Posted By CheeseyPoofs McNut

It's beyond me why they don't design plug-n-play...

It's beyond me why they don't design plug-n-play tablets that you simply plug in to a wiring harness - they could sell tablet upgrades to existing cars. I'll bet those would sell well if the upgrade...
01-10-2017, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 647
Posted By Mr Hyde

Just my 2 cents, but since you were nice about...

Just my 2 cents, but since you were nice about it, to address your concerns, and for the benefit of others.

1. This is a private forum, the what happened to "Free speech" argument doesn't apply...
08-16-2016, 06:29 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 116,696
Posted By EE4Life

Added new TSB 16-041 - REPLACE 12 VOLT BATTERY...

Added new TSB 16-041 - REPLACE 12 VOLT BATTERY Message Will Not Clear After Battery Replacement.
08-05-2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By DocRadar

For posterity/informational purposes: the...

For posterity/informational purposes:

the immobilizer unit was the cause. In this generation, the immobilizer and keyless are one unit, on the steering column. It costs 70$ and needs to be flashed...
07-31-2016, 06:33 PM
Replies: 502
Views: 57,886
Posted By KeithL

unless the ZF is gone and a new infotainment...

unless the ZF is gone and a new infotainment system comes I will be moving on. I will wait and see what FMC brings in 2020 model.
07-01-2016, 05:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 9,098
Posted By EE4Life

2017 Acura TLX Technical Service Bulletins

2017 Acura TLX Technical Service Bulletins:

TSB 16-037 - 2017 TLX: TQI Information
Applies To: 2017 TLX - 4-Cylinder 2WD: P-AWS, 8-Speed DCT - Base, Technology
2017 TLX - 6-Cylinder 2WD: P-AWS,...
05-18-2016, 06:14 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 116,696
Posted By EE4Life

TSB 15-006 was revised. VIN ranges were updated....

TSB 15-006 was revised. VIN ranges were updated. Mods to revise the original post with the information below.
05-12-2016, 08:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,455
Posted By ulrblitzer

Invest in better tires. Change...

Invest in better tires.





Change your oil. Leave it stock.
11-06-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 116,696
Posted By EE4Life

TSB 15-042 was revised today. Mods to revise the...

TSB 15-042 was revised today. Mods to revise the original post with the information below.
10-28-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,588
Posted By JT4

I can certainly understand someone not being...

I can certainly understand someone not being happy with their car, I can feel for them because I have been there.

But what I don't understand is if he was so unhappy with Acura quality why go...
09-10-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,457
Posted By EE4Life

2016 Acura TLX Accessory Installation Instructions

2016 Acura TLX Accessory Installation Instructions:

2016 Acura TLX Accessory Installation Times
http://www.urvi.net/forumfiles/SB/BFR02418.PDF...
07-21-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By ceb

I'm thinking it is under 3% - but - since it was...

I'm thinking it is under 3% - but - since it was lowered, the odds go up quite dramatically.
07-17-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,452
Posted By evo9

Geometry has noting to do with the application....

Geometry has noting to do with the application. The internal valve design of strut is what makes the difference. The heavier V6 requires a different valve rate to dampen the suspension.

...
07-06-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 567
Posted By ceb

PSA - reminder about seat belts and alcohol

Last week we buried the son of one of my co-workers. He had just graduated high school and had been accepted to a fancy ivy league school. He went to a party and 4 graduates piled into a TSX to drive...
06-24-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 529
Views: 92,134
Posted By robpp

yeah its more old school way of looking at it...

yeah its more old school way of looking at it when cars came with 12,000/1 year warranty and lugs always seem to be rusted on.
i use it and will continue.
I have never lost a wheel of found one...
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