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04-11-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 896
Posted By meazz1

I am looking to spend 25k but that can go up a...

I am looking to spend 25k but that can go up a grand depending on situation.
I can pay 25k for the car and pay separately for tax and title.
04-10-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 896
Posted By meazz1

Thank you all for some great advice. Majority...

Thank you all for some great advice.
Majority rules, so I will look into a TL w/ tech.
My first priority was to get into a TL, not from what I hear here, I need to go for a TL with tech.
The...
04-10-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 896
Posted By meazz1

Very good point. i did not think of the...

Very good point.
i did not think of the key-less start.
04-10-2013, 02:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 896
Posted By meazz1

Planning on getting a 2010 TL

I had been a 1997 2.5 TL owner for 15 yrs then came a stall issue which I could not and sold it.
Iím in the market for a 2010 TL and there are some I have found with reasonable low mileage, for...
01-22-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 709
Posted By meazz1

CEL = Check Engine Light You will see the...

CEL = Check Engine Light

You will see the "engine" like yellow light that comes on in the dashboard telling you there is a problem.
Usually this comes on when there is an emission related issue....
07-18-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 788
Posted By meazz1

In 2.5, the main relay is underneath the dash on...

In 2.5, the main relay is underneath the dash on the driver side.
You might have an intermittent issue with the alternator or the electrical part of the ignition switch.
07-18-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 788
Posted By meazz1

My 2.5 had similar issue but not exactly the same...

My 2.5 had similar issue but not exactly the same one. It would just turn itself of after sudden idle jump or seemed like it was gasping for gas or air and cut off.
I changed the main relay, IACV,...
05-25-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 573
Posted By meazz1

This site is undoubtedly the best place if you...

This site is undoubtedly the best place if you need advice or just browse for information.
I recently sold my TL but still come here more than once a day just to see what's going on in the 1st gen...
05-06-2012, 02:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 735
Posted By meazz1

In my case, the car is still out there and be on...

In my case, the car is still out there and be on the road.
05-06-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 735
Posted By meazz1

My TL no more

Well guys, it's been an amazing 15+ years.
I finally sold my TL 2.5 yesterday. I had a very good run with it.
Recently there was some idle problem and car would just cut off while idling. No one...
04-30-2012, 08:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,486
Posted By meazz1

For days no problem than out of the blue,...

For days no problem than out of the blue, specially at stop light or when the car is idling, the RPM would jump up and down than car would turn off. Sometimes, the idle would jump few minutes after...
04-28-2012, 05:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,486
Posted By meazz1

well, the sparodic idle fluctuation and engine...

well, the sparodic idle fluctuation and engine cutting off, sometimes erratic idling with CLE and D4 light flashing did not go away after replacing the TCU as suggested by my Honda mechanic.
Next...
04-25-2012, 08:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,486
Posted By meazz1

I don't know if my issue is VSS related or not. ...

I don't know if my issue is VSS related or not.
My Honda mechanic could not figure it out and mentioned that transmission computer could be the issue.
He was sure it was electrical not the...
04-24-2012, 09:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 14,253
Posted By meazz1

I am going to tackle this over the weekend. My...

I am going to tackle this over the weekend.
My plan is to remove the ribbon cable for the TCM and try to just connect it to my new (ebay) TCM. If I am satisfied with the result, I will than try to...
04-23-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 14,253
Posted By meazz1

How to remove the transmission control module (computer)

If anyone has replaced their TCM, transmission control module, in the 2.5 TL, I would like to know how did you remove the unit from under the passenger side dash right behind the glove box?
I need...
04-20-2012, 10:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,486
Posted By meazz1

This time I re-read TexasHonda's post slowly and...

This time I re-read TexasHonda's post slowly and carefully. I saw he mentioned that it's below the oil filter.
I will check that out when I get home.
...
04-20-2012, 09:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,486
Posted By meazz1

Vehicle Speed Sensor (VSS) location for 2.5 TL

I understand it is located somewhere near the oil filter area but I just canít locate it.
If anyone can tell me where exactly to look for or take pic, I would really appreciate it.
I read a thread...
04-19-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 14,883
Posted By meazz1

Thanks. I ordered on off of eBay for $45.00. I...

Thanks.
I ordered on off of eBay for $45.00. I hope that fixes my issue.
The Honda-Acura guy could not figure out the problem but thinks it the TCM.
04-18-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 14,883
Posted By meazz1

Location of Engine Control module and Transmission Control Unit

Where is the ECU and TCM, computer for the engine and transmission, located?
I am having some P1700, P1786 and P1787 OBD code showing up in the history. The check engine light is not staying on...
04-06-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,852
Posted By meazz1

This is an old thread I am bringing back to life....

This is an old thread I am bringing back to life.
I am having similar problem.

What is a TW sensor and where is it located in 2.5 TL?
03-19-2012, 08:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,081
Posted By meazz1

any oil leak in the driveway? check the...

any oil leak in the driveway?
check the distributor for oil leak. When was the plugs, air filter, park wires were changed?
03-16-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 858
Posted By meazz1

could be a cracked exhaust manifold or leaking...

could be a cracked exhaust manifold or leaking oil from valve cover or distributor on to the manifold.
03-04-2012, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,667
Posted By meazz1

Is the car running, starting and idling ok? It...

Is the car running, starting and idling ok?
It could also be the distributor or the oil filter base, "8" shaped gasket leaking.
02-20-2012, 01:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,249
Posted By meazz1

I have a 97 TL 2.5 and I had to replace mine few...

I have a 97 TL 2.5 and I had to replace mine few years ago.
I went with the Honda pulley and everything including installation was something like $450.00. A local repair shop had done the work.
02-15-2012, 09:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,211
Posted By meazz1

Dist cap, rotor and spark plug wires should not...

Dist cap, rotor and spark plug wires should not have cost $600.00 including labor.
In 2.5 TL, the dist is known to leak oil, which is a problem I am having right now and this fix including all the...
02-10-2012, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,232
Posted By meazz1

Check your main relay under driver's side dash....

Check your main relay under driver's side dash. Similar problem I had and it ended up to be a defective "main relay" as per the dealer. They had my car for over a week to duplicate the problem. The...
02-10-2012, 12:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,317
Posted By meazz1

This is the harmonic balancer. I had the same...

This is the harmonic balancer.
I had the same problem, the pulley was coming apart. I had to get a new one from the dealer.
You may find a used or after market product. The after market pulley is...
01-17-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,578
Posted By meazz1

I purchased twice from oxygensensors.com. I did...

I purchased twice from oxygensensors.com.
I did not have any problem, but little pricey.

Amazon with super saver is lightening fast, no doubt.
01-17-2012, 06:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,951
Posted By meazz1

98VaAcuraTL2.5 Very helpful write up.

98VaAcuraTL2.5
Very helpful write up.
12-19-2011, 07:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 26,163
Posted By meazz1

No I could not figure out how to diy. Don't get...

No I could not figure out how to diy.
Don't get me wrong, I replaced my steering wheel and the clock sping inside the steering wheel housing.
The starter job looked out of my comfort level than.
12-17-2011, 07:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 26,163
Posted By meazz1

Very helpful write up. I wish I had it 6 months...

Very helpful write up.
I wish I had it 6 months ago.

I am sure this will help many of the 1st gen TL owner.
Mine went out after 13 yrs or 280k of use.
10-28-2011, 08:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,196
Posted By meazz1

Just incase someone has similar issue. It...

Just incase someone has similar issue.

It was the main relay under the driver dash. It was replaced and problem has not resurfaced in over a week.
10-16-2011, 07:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,196
Posted By meazz1

I took it to the dealer and that's what the...

I took it to the dealer and that's what the dealer first old me but later they told me that it was the main relay.
They gave me a 2011 TL as loaner and it's been 4 days and they still did not call...
10-12-2011, 09:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,196
Posted By meazz1

Car shut off when I was sitting at the light

For long time I had no problem with my TL 2.5 until yesterday.
I recently changed spark plugs and had a local shop clean fuel system.

While sitting at a light yesterday, the car turned off. I...
07-25-2011, 04:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,156
Posted By meazz1

it's around $50.00 at the dealer. The IG...

it's around $50.00 at the dealer.
The IG switch, the electric part has worn out. It took me less tha 30 min to change it out.
01-06-2011, 08:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 12,865
Posted By meazz1

try a hose and siphon out the diesel.

try a hose and siphon out the diesel.
01-06-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,060
Posted By meazz1

Looks like a bad starter. I had the same...

Looks like a bad starter.
I had the same problem putting in a new starter. It turned out to be the starter again.
11-28-2010, 08:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 812
Posted By meazz1

not a bad idea. I hate to see a TL in salvage...

not a bad idea.
I hate to see a TL in salvage yard :toocool:
11-23-2010, 07:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,608
Posted By meazz1

:wtfsick:

:wtfsick:
11-22-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,812
Posted By meazz1

Is this what are you looking for? O'Riely's got...

Is this what are you looking for?
O'Riely's got it, I bought mine from them. Dealer also sells it for the same price.
...
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