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06-21-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 984
Posted By jhb31

Detectors need to be set up as running them with...

Detectors need to be set up as running them with out of the box settings will result in falses non-stop mostly from other cars BSM systems on K band. Depending on your area there may not even be K...
06-18-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 984
Posted By jhb31

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Here is where I grounded both wires for the cam and detector. You'll...
06-18-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 984
Posted By jhb31

Yeah, like I said it was 5 minutes.

Yeah, like I said it was 5 minutes.
06-18-2019, 07:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 984
Posted By jhb31

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_20190618_080547_b23519199467f053348614c00f35488fb2cd337c.jpg...
06-17-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 984
Posted By jhb31

As for your other question the wire will slide...

As for your other question the wire will slide behind the side dash cover (it has enough flex to slide it behind easily) where the door closes. No tools needed. The wire is not visible at all.
06-17-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 984
Posted By jhb31

I have an A-Spec as well. Bought the direct wire...

I have an A-Spec as well. Bought the direct wire cord and "add a fuse". I believe there is an open slot in the fuse box already that powers on with the key. The side cover on the windshield unscrews...
05-28-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,436
Posted By jhb31

To be fair the 2015 ZF9 had more significant...

To be fair the 2015 ZF9 had more significant issues. The current ZF9 while having retaining some lag in it is by all accounts from people who have driven both much improved and is not generally be...
05-23-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,173
Posted By jhb31

Wrong forum for this, should be posted under...

Wrong forum for this, should be posted under problems and fixes. Regardless at 45k brakes are probably due. Why not take a look as its easy enough to check and one of the easiest do it yourself items...
05-11-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,281
Posted By jhb31

I had both the PAWS and now an 18 SH-AWD. I also...

I had both the PAWS and now an 18 SH-AWD. I also did not drive the AWD variant when I purchased the PAWS. I would not ever go back to FWD if AWD was available. IMO having owned both the SH-AWD feels...
05-11-2019, 12:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,171
Posted By jhb31

Had the update done a couple months back and am...

Had the update done a couple months back and am right at 26 mpg on my 18 with AWD in sport mode over the last 400 miles. This is the highest its been with no highway miles included in that figure so...
05-08-2019, 04:16 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 109,263
Posted By jhb31

lol, well the ILX is smaller. Just assumed it was...

lol, well the ILX is smaller. Just assumed it was a TLX since this is a TLX thread, but I didn't look to closely enough at the white one. Still think it is most likely a 1st gen TLX as despite the...
05-08-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 109,263
Posted By jhb31

I think that is more due to the spy pic being...

I think that is more due to the spy pic being more angled to a side view vs the white TLX photo being closer to a 45% view. The angles of the pics are not the same so it can skew one vs the other....
05-07-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 109,263
Posted By jhb31

Definitely has some extra padding over the...

Definitely has some extra padding over the curves. Grill looks the same and all the extra padding is similar to the existing TLX curves. Hard to say if its a 2nd Gen body with all the padding so...
05-06-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 961
Posted By jhb31

The 3rd gen 07/08 is very solid if it has had the...

The 3rd gen 07/08 is very solid if it has had the regular maintenance. Think the most likely issue is the HFL link will be broken and the owner disconnected it and the heated seats "burn out" with...
Replies: 3
Views: 1,014
Posted By jhb31

Same issue with mine, happened with samsung note...

Same issue with mine, happened with samsung note and then pixel. There is no solution apparently. Works fine with bluetooth but when connected via USB the issue is very frequent particularly if you...
04-21-2019, 08:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By jhb31

The dash light settings on mine is two buttons on...

The dash light settings on mine is two buttons on the dash kinda hidden from sight by the wiper control stalk so you may not see the buttons without leaning towards the right some to see around the...
04-21-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,535
Posted By jhb31

The tlx comes standard with a compressor in the...

The tlx comes standard with a compressor in the truck. It can be used in either compressed air mode or in sealant plus air mode. It should run off the lighter fine. I usually add air at home with my...
04-21-2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 727
Posted By jhb31

The range will get down near zero while the tank...

The range will get down near zero while the tank still has a reserve left like most other cars.The TLX probably has much larger reserve than a honda fit so one gallon may not be enough to move the...
04-21-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By jhb31

Vehicle settings can only be accessed in "Park",...

Vehicle settings can only be accessed in "Park", otherwise it's greyed out. The dash lights have a separate control so yours may be turned off. As for climate control I have no idea. Perhaps you have...
04-19-2019, 11:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,874
Posted By jhb31

The paint does chip easily. I have 4 or 5 chips...

The paint does chip easily. I have 4 or 5 chips in the hood already with less than 20k on it (a few in the front bumper as well). Not nearly as durable as the 3rd gen paint IMO. You're not the first...
04-12-2019, 10:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,933
Posted By jhb31

Looks wise its fine and I am certain it was done...

Looks wise its fine and I am certain it was done for aesthetics over performance. Functionally I find it not so great. As I stated reverse will not engage right after you start the car without some...
04-11-2019, 10:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,933
Posted By jhb31

Yeah, the push button trans is one of those items...

Yeah, the push button trans is one of those items that to me was a big fail and I would pay extra to have a lever with a manual mode. Actually outside of the trans in general the TLX V6 A-Spec is...
04-05-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,488
Posted By jhb31

Reminds me of: "Meet the new boss, same as the...

Reminds me of: "Meet the new boss, same as the old boss".
04-02-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 21,155
Posted By jhb31

Bear, I agree totally on a track car, particular...

Bear, I agree totally on a track car, particular a built engine the octane will give major boost. The TLX will not see a much improvement if anything from premium to regular. Nobody in their right...
04-02-2019, 09:18 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 21,155
Posted By jhb31

You read too deep into the post. My response was...

You read too deep into the post. My response was directed more at the thread topic in general as it's been re-hashed many times. I would say if you are buying a 4 cyl and going to run premium in it...
04-02-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 21,155
Posted By jhb31

Guaranty 95% of TLX owners are running regular in...

Guaranty 95% of TLX owners are running regular in their cars and none of them will notice a difference if they filled with premium. MPG and HP increase are near nothing. Your transmission is likely...
04-01-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 21,155
Posted By jhb31

Good lord, this has been discussed to death at...

Good lord, this has been discussed to death at this point but will add my 2 cents in. I have had both the 07 type S, 17 tlx fwd and 18 v6 aspec. Only the 07 ran poorly (and noticably so) on anything...
03-27-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 901
Posted By jhb31

On Acura's owner website you can request for free...

On Acura's owner website you can request for free up to 6 months the hard copy of the owners manual. Takes about a week or so for them to mail it out. fyi if anyone wants the full manual copy.
03-23-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,111
Posted By jhb31

Same here, 2018 and have more chips in the hood...

Same here, 2018 and have more chips in the hood than my 07 TL that I had for 10 years. Granted that car was silver and now I have blue but the paint quality is very poor as far as durability is...
03-20-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 109,263
Posted By jhb31

Well they did bring the 2019 model out in early...

Well they did bring the 2019 model out in early April 2018 which seems almost ridiculous not even being a new model release. The 2020 by that standard should be released in the next couple weeks....
03-19-2019, 08:08 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 109,263
Posted By jhb31

Posted this in the wrong thread but maybe the...

Posted this in the wrong thread but maybe the site has issues>
Getting back to the original point of the thread which is Type S release date. It seems like most are going to mid to late 2020 for the...
03-19-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,213
Posted By jhb31

Getting back to the original point of the thread...

Getting back to the original point of the thread which is Type S release date. It seems like most are going to mid to late 2020 for the release which is what I was told as well. The additional talk...
03-12-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,899
Posted By jhb31

Really what difference does it make at this...

Really what difference does it make at this point.? Honda could bring back the "prelude" if name of the car would make a difference. Update the interior, put a decent trans with some more HP and make...
03-12-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 109,263
Posted By jhb31

If this is the case then I would think the tech...

If this is the case then I would think the tech package will be standard on every TLX as well as the A-Spec appearance package. Maybe they make the tech package standard on all models, A-Spec an...
03-11-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 109,263
Posted By jhb31

Maybe I am wrong but isn't the 4Cyl already...

Maybe I am wrong but isn't the 4Cyl already available in A-Spec package?



Type S from what I have been told is most likely a 11/2020 release as a 2021 model year. On these forums people are...
03-08-2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,899
Posted By jhb31

By all indications this is 2nd gen TLX or...

By all indications this is 2nd gen TLX or whatever name they call it. The type-S I still think from what I was told it will be a late 2020 release as a 2021 model year. Regardless I suspect there...
03-06-2019, 06:42 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 109,263
Posted By jhb31

Those mules look a lot like the current gen tlx....

Those mules look a lot like the current gen tlx. Maybe the camo is working but was expecting significant body changes that has been the norm for the tl/tlx generational changes. Those wheels remind...
02-28-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 515
Posted By jhb31

Had a front wheel bearing replaced. Unless its...

Had a front wheel bearing replaced. Unless its totally shot you wouldn't get any vibration. Instead you will get an odd noise at specific speed ranges and often turning left or right it will go away...
02-24-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 109,263
Posted By jhb31

400hp is some forum members goals. The last type...

400hp is some forum members goals. The last type S was a modest bump of around 25hp or so more than the regular model. Around 350 is my guess for the over/under but I don't think there has been...
02-22-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 109,263
Posted By jhb31

I bought my 07 as a leftover when the 08 came...

I bought my 07 as a leftover when the 08 came out. It was on the dealer lot for a few months and they discounted it tremendously. I wont argue the 3rd gen wasn't selling like crazy, it was and I saw...
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