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06-01-2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 136,476
Posted By someguy11

I don’t understand why the TLX infotainment is so...

I don’t understand why the TLX infotainment is so universally criticized. I guess I lack exposure to others systems to compare. It sometimes changes menus or responds to input really slowly, which is...
05-06-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 659
Posted By CPR

Rainy Day Driving

Ok; I'm just going to say it; "my TLX/A-SPEC, is AMAZING in the rain
Yesterday, I'm driving on the Belt Parkway in Brooklyn; partially flooded
Handling was superb; traction, ditto;(please don't...
04-13-2019, 08:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,334
Posted By CheeseyPoofs McNut

One thing to note - the *vast* majority of people...

One thing to note - the *vast* majority of people who have a car won't run to an online forum to declare how trouble-free their car has been, but a handful of people who have troubles will. That's...
03-17-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,004
Posted By mano

1. SH-AWD - living in Manitoba the Winters are...

1. SH-AWD - living in Manitoba the Winters are brutal. I'll never go back to a non AWD car.
2. The exterior styling. Everything about the 2018-19 TLX A-SPEC's appearance is what Acura should have...
03-11-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,147
Posted By Rocketsfan

Originally, Acura's reasoning behind changing the...

Originally, Acura's reasoning behind changing the nomenclature was because they apparently wanted people to focus on the brand and not the model (which I thought was kind of silly because if you like...
03-07-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 136,476
Posted By SuperHandlingTL

This could be interesting!!!!! ...

This could be interesting!!!!!
...
02-20-2019, 04:16 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 136,476
Posted By SuperHandlingTL

The 7DCT from the RLX Sport Hybrid is designed...

The 7DCT from the RLX Sport Hybrid is designed specifically for the Sport Hybrid system which is why the RLX Sport Hybrid and MDX Sport Hybrid are the only models currently that use it. The 8DCT cant...
02-16-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,276
Posted By jhb31

It's not just the TLX and it is not every TLX....

It's not just the TLX and it is not every TLX. For those that are affected, myself included, it's in most cases just a software update. I am going to have it done at my next service and don't...
02-14-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 136,476
Posted By SuperHandlingTL

I recieved some detailed information (of which I...

I recieved some detailed information (of which I cant show/post directly) well over a year ago about the TLX and Acura’s direction. I know a lot about the TLX-S, more than I should actually. My...
01-30-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 136,476
Posted By CheeseyPoofs McNut

Exactly. A nicely tuned 2.0T with SH-AWD will be...

Exactly. A nicely tuned 2.0T with SH-AWD will be differentiator, along with a completely different interior than the current Accord.

Acura isn't trying to compete with RWD European cars - it's...
01-30-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,301
Posted By CPR

I've been saying for over a year that A-SPEC...

I've been saying for over a year that A-SPEC rocks!
The best $45K you''l ever spend on a vehicle
If there's a better AWD , with accessories, out there, I'd love to drive one
Not perfect, but what...
01-30-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 136,476
Posted By hondu

So you think the problem is having a FWD model?...

So you think the problem is having a FWD model? Audi launched an all new A4 with a base FWD model and it seemed to do just fine.

Also, just because there is a base FWD model, doesn't mean Acura...
01-26-2019, 02:47 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,004
Posted By Midnight Mystery

Come to think of it, not many sedans even offer...

Come to think of it, not many sedans even offer AWD, and the TLX offers two versions of AWD... I think the TLX gets picked on a lot, I disliked it at first, but it's grown on me, I think it will be a...
Replies: 66
Views: 20,243
Posted By someguy11

Thanks skyline for the testing data and very...

Thanks skyline for the testing data and very informational post. I experimented with this ANC setting after I read this thread. I didn’t notice much of a difference in the audio system. I’m not sure...
01-01-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,004
Posted By chums

2019 2.4 A-Spec White w/ Red Leather Likes-...

2019 2.4 A-Spec White w/ Red Leather

Likes-

1. The A-Spec red leather seats. I always loved red leather interiors in the past but always thought I'd grow tired of them for a daily driver. The...
12-31-2018, 11:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,004
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...
11-29-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 11,496
Posted By theredia92

Ive already replied to this thread about how I am...

Ive already replied to this thread about how I am 100% happy with my 2.4 TLX, but I must admit that Ive never driven the V6 version. Today I got a chance to drive a brand new Jeep Compass with the...
11-25-2018, 06:50 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,621
Posted By Tony Pac

Beautiful list but who is willing to pay for all...

Beautiful list but who is willing to pay for all these features?
No matter what Acura offers, still can’t charge the same as a BMW 335 or Audi S4.
Perfecr example, Infiniti can’t sell at $65K...
11-24-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 13,740
Posted By ESHBG

If you're not worried about fuel economy for a...

If you're not worried about fuel economy for a daily driver I would say that you aren't very good with your money. Also, I happen to care about the environment as well. Manufacturers would be very...
11-22-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 9,730
Posted By neuronbob

What Bo here is inarticulately trying to say is...

What Bo here is inarticulately trying to say is that the market is different in the US from Canada. PS...it’s cold in Cleveland six months a year. :mad:

To answer your question, you have to...
11-13-2018, 10:24 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,978
Posted By a35tl

Before I bought the TSX V6, I had an '07 TL Navi...

Before I bought the TSX V6, I had an '07 TL Navi which I adored. It was probably one of my favorite cars ever. When I decided to replace it, I wasn't too fond of the '09-'11 TL styling so I...
11-07-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,368
Posted By 9SpeedTran

Drove 2019 RDX Loaner

I had the opportunity to drive a 2019 RDX loaner, only had 300 miles on it and didn't even have the dealer "Loaner" lettering on it. I wanted to share my impressions.

I had previously driven the...
11-05-2018, 01:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,327
Posted By iforyou

Theoretically the 19" rims with higher profile...

Theoretically the 19" rims with higher profile tires would allow for better ride quality than 20" rims with lower profile tires. The A-spec is tailored for folks who want more sportiness, so a little...
11-04-2018, 12:14 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 10,296
Posted By tsturbo

The 2.4 8spd DCT is a great combination!

The 2.4 8spd DCT is a great combination!
10-30-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 26,271
Posted By CheeseyPoofs McNut

I think that's a nice looking small sedan! They...

I think that's a nice looking small sedan! They should have discontinued it a long time ago :)
10-24-2018, 09:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,310
Posted By noclue02

:agree:

:agree:
10-18-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,193
Posted By graphicguy

I've owned a 330i, a 335i, an Audi S4, and the...

I've owned a 330i, a 335i, an Audi S4, and the car before my current ASPEC, the Infiniti Q50s with the 300 HP drivetrain.

Not doubting anyone's issues with transmissions. The one in my ASPEC has...
Replies: 11
Views: 3,433
Posted By CPR

According to the Google Maps App/IOS: If you're...

According to the Google Maps App/IOS: If you're driving, you can even link Spotify, or Apple Music to control your music right from navigation mode
This was released 1 week ago
I personally use...
10-04-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,569
Posted By Madd Dog

“Value” changes. I had the good fortune to...

“Value” changes.

I had the good fortune to spend the first two weeks of September on tour in northern Italy. We were in Maranello, and, wonder of wonders, you can arrange to drive a Ferrari around...
10-03-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,231
Posted By romer

2019 RDX is three thumbs up

I've had all three generations of the RDX. I liked them all (but jumped to Audi after the 2008 RDX because the ride, noise, poor mpg, etc., despite the fabulous handling great seats, etc.). Each of...
09-29-2018, 11:44 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 15,611
Posted By romer

I think it’s a smart system. Easy to turn off if...

I think it’s a smart system. Easy to turn off if you dislike it. I’ve observed the mpg difference when stopped without it and when it is engaged. I like helping the environment and I don’t object to...
09-12-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 11,496
Posted By tsturbo

How much power do you need? You V6 guys...

How much power do you need? You V6 guys constantly bash the 2.4 saying it’s gutless, it absolutely is not gutless. Some compare it to the TSX, when the TLX is 1.5 seconds faster 0-60. Traffic is a...
07-05-2018, 04:05 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,926
Posted By KeithL

Good question, it is much better, but still needs...

Good question, it is much better, but still needs work. I also looked at this as a 18 month ride possibly as when the 6G comes out I will likely upgrade when prices come down. If I am in this car 36...
07-01-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,690
Posted By BM17

Back in an Acura

Several years ago i had an 01 CL-S and an 08 TL. I sold both of them at different times and moved on. Most recently, i had a ‘15 grand Cherokee SRT. I always want the SRT and about 18 months ago I...
06-20-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,307
Posted By NightWriter

Some initial thoughts

I purchased my RDX Advance on May 31, and have been very happy with my decision. For context, I'm coming off a 3-year lease of a BMW 340i xDrive, which was an awesome car.

Some quibbles, in no...
06-19-2018, 07:43 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 15,993
Posted By DesignerTom

Picked up my new RDX Advance SH-AWD today, white...

Picked up my new RDX Advance SH-AWD today, white with espresso. This is my fourth Acura—2005 MDX, 2014 MDX (traded for this), 2016 RDX. Some observations as an Acura owner:
1. HUGE improvement over...
06-05-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,985
Posted By birdonamission

You're welcome, and thanks! I know the 15th...

You're welcome, and thanks! I know the 15th sounds so far away, but it will be well worth the wait. Hang in there, Canada! :canada:
06-04-2018, 09:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,985
Posted By birdonamission

Went to an RDX Launch Event tonight...AWESOME

Wow...what a totally cool experience it was to see the amazing 2019 Acura RDX in person after all this time talking about it and looking at pictures and videos online.

The seats are perfect! ...
06-04-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 989
Posted By birdonamission

Fun review (entertaining...)

Never heard of this guy before, but he's a riot... :rofl: Loved it.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FDX3eEUkqdE
06-03-2018, 08:52 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,549
Posted By NightWriter

Indeed. The antidote to "I wish I could have the...

Indeed. The antidote to "I wish I could have the trip and wheels from the A-Spec but the heated wheels and seats from the Advance" complaints is to unbundle everything, ie the Porsche model, and then...
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