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07-11-2019, 07:26 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,810
Posted By mrblase

I check my oil every 2,000 miles and the oil...

I check my oil every 2,000 miles and the oil level is always at the full line on the dip stick. I just don't understand why owners want to modify the factory system and risk unintentionally future...
06-03-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,693
Posted By mrblase

My Bose system in my Rogue was much better than...

My Bose system in my Rogue was much better than the system in my Advanced RDX. And let's not even start on the navagtion system. My wife just picked up her 2019 Hyundai Tucson top of the line model...
05-09-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 89,151
Posted By mrblase

Tried this solution last week and so far it fixed...

Tried this solution last week and so far it fixed ALL my infotainment system issues except the descrpancies that occasionally occur between the navigation instructions on the screen and the HUD. ...
05-07-2019, 07:02 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 13,777
Posted By mrblase

Do you think that the use of regular grade gas,...

Do you think that the use of regular grade gas, over a period of time, can have anything to do with RDX's that go into limp mode during heavy acceleration? For me I bought a high performance car and...
03-18-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,346
Posted By mrblase

I'm averaging .5 miles per gallon more in Sport...

I'm averaging .5 miles per gallon more in Sport mode over Comfort mode. Not sinentific but noticeable.
03-15-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,371
Posted By mrblase

I'd rather that Acura take the profit from the...

I'd rather that Acura take the profit from the success of the new RDX and use it to fix the dam infotainment system, which is really starting to get on my nerves. I'm darn tired of the constant...
03-15-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,292
Posted By mrblase

This never works for me. I need to manually...

This never works for me. I need to manually disengage the parking brake also to be able to have the car move. Somewhat annoying.
03-07-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,675
Posted By mrblase

I use it all the time and think this feature...

I use it all the time and think this feature works brilliantly ��
02-21-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,475
Posted By mrblase

I received a call today from an employee at the...

I received a call today from an employee at the dealership where I had the service performed asking if they could do anything better, we're all my concerns and questions answered and if I was...
02-20-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 48,516
Posted By mrblase

Playing music from a USB drive still not working...

Playing music from a USB drive still not working correctly. A few songs will play then the system will lockup on a song and just keep repeating it ad nauseum. Have to pull the USB drive and load it...
02-20-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,475
Posted By mrblase

My First A1 Service

2019 Advanced model purchased in June 2018 was showing A1 service due at 7,100 miles. Had a free first service coupon so I brought it to the selling dealer today. Also asked the service writer to...
02-16-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,680
Posted By mrblase

I negotiated the car seperatly. The oil change...

I negotiated the car seperatly. The oil change package was offered the day of delivery kind of out of the blue.
02-15-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,680
Posted By mrblase

I purchased 8 oil changes, tire rotations and...

I purchased 8 oil changes, tire rotations and safety inspections for $275. I typically keep my vehicles for 90-100,000 miles if they are trouble free so this was a good deal in my opinion. I have...
01-21-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,099
Posted By mrblase

The dealer estimated that Acura OEM glass, ...

The dealer estimated that Acura OEM glass, installation and calibration would be around $1,000.
01-21-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,099
Posted By mrblase

I had the samething happen 5 days after picking...

I had the samething happen 5 days after picking my Advanced with acoustic glass in June. On the interstate going 60 and nobody in front of me for at least 100 yards and then a pink on the passenger...
01-16-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,017
Posted By mrblase

I did it by accident at a Home Depot. I was new...

I did it by accident at a Home Depot. I was new to the car and parked the car, put the transmission in "P" did not hit the engine start/stop button exited the car, used the lock/unlock button on the...
Replies: 49
Views: 9,355
Posted By mrblase

I was having no issues with USB audio BEFORE the...

I was having no issues with USB audio BEFORE the update but after its been frustrating to be sure. I use a 32Gig drive with about 650 song files on it in different formats. After the drive...
01-16-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,544
Posted By mrblase

My son followed the above procedure the day after...

My son followed the above procedure the day after I bought my Advanced model. It took 2 days but its worth it. Dirt just falls away from the finish and the paint just shines. I just purchased a new...
12-18-2018, 11:45 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 101,894
Posted By mrblase

Same with me. Before update I had no playback...

Same with me. Before update I had no playback problems with the USB drive and after the update it will only play the first song over and over and over, regardless of the settings or trying to...
12-12-2018, 03:03 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 101,894
Posted By mrblase

Same here. Came home and system said an update...

Same here. Came home and system said an update was available. Engine does not need to be running and it took about 10 minutes as well.
12-12-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 101,894
Posted By mrblase

Same with me and my car was built before the June...

Same with me and my car was built before the June introduction.
12-12-2018, 11:48 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 101,894
Posted By mrblase

Can't do it. Tried for the last 30 minutes but...

Can't do it. Tried for the last 30 minutes but all I get is that my software is up to date. Looks like it can only be done using WI-FI connection , and the car sees my home router and says its...
12-12-2018, 08:07 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 101,894
Posted By mrblase

Just checked and message said my system was up to...

Just checked and message said my system was up to date but then it continued to show activity and another message said that I could not update over Wi-Fi at this time and to try later. So it looks...
12-06-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 101,894
Posted By mrblase

I read the email from Acura as giving both a...

I read the email from Acura as giving both a Wi-Fi update or a USB update method. I had never been able to update the maps with the USB so I'm hoping that the Wi-Fi method will be more reliable. I...
12-04-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,722
Posted By mrblase

Picked up my Advanced RDX on June 30th. Tried all...

Picked up my Advanced RDX on June 30th. Tried all the other vehicles in its class and they ALL had problems, big and small. No such thing as a perfect vehicle for the masses. But after 2 test drives...
11-25-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 38,020
Posted By mrblase

Just reading this post and went out to check my...

Just reading this post and went out to check my oil level on my Advance model purchased in June and no now with 5,600 spirited miles on it. I checked it upon delivery and the oil was exactly on the...
11-16-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,865
Posted By mrblase

My wife weighs 115 pounds so the light should be...

My wife weighs 115 pounds so the light should be off. Its an intermittent thing and I'll have to document it with photos or video before I bring it to the service department.
11-15-2018, 10:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,251
Posted By mrblase

Advanced model in snow mode and in 6 inches it...

Advanced model in snow mode and in 6 inches it was like the road was dry. Had to rescue my son who's Altima could not get up a hill coming home from work. The RDX had zero problem and I couldn't...
11-15-2018, 10:18 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,865
Posted By mrblase

Just started to have this problem. Same as you...

Just started to have this problem. Same as you with my wife in the passenger seat the light stays on indicating that the airbag is not providing protection in the case of an accident. We tried...
11-14-2018, 07:54 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 21,736
Posted By mrblase

I have 4,500 miles on my early production Advance...

I have 4,500 miles on my early production Advance RDX ( purchased June 30th) and while I love this vehicle there are annoying issues with the infotainment system, which I can live with and more...
10-24-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 14,258
Posted By mrblase

I actually really enjoy this navigation system....

I actually really enjoy this navigation system. Its easy to use and the voice recognition works well. I really don't care about the map scale as I'm paying attention to my driving and not looking at...
10-24-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,382
Posted By mrblase

My dealer sold me a package of 8 oil changes and...

My dealer sold me a package of 8 oil changes and tire rotations for $275. I can get the oil changed at the recommended interval or at any interval that I choose. The oil and filters are Acura...
09-14-2018, 07:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,689
Posted By mrblase

I can use my residential gateway at home to check...

I can use my residential gateway at home to check for system updates so it's not necessary to activate the RDX's Wi-Fi hot-spot with AT&T. So far there have been no updates and I get a system is up...
08-24-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 987
Posted By mrblase

I've had the same result as you. Since I don't...

I've had the same result as you. Since I don't use the cruise control on a daily basis I intend to address it when I bring the car in for it's first service. It is strange that on a vehicle as...
08-23-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,452
Posted By mrblase

Yes I switched to premium for the last couple of...

Yes I switched to premium for the last couple of tanks and the difference was very pronounced, which is why I made that statement. My mileage has increased on the same driving route by 2.5 to 4...
08-23-2018, 07:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,452
Posted By mrblase

After driving 2,500 miles on my Advance 2019 RDX...

After driving 2,500 miles on my Advance 2019 RDX and using regular gas for 3 tanks I'm convinced that premium fuel is essential to improved mileage and performance especially in reducing the turbo...
08-01-2018, 07:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,320
Posted By mrblase

Is there a specific article or YouTube video...

Is there a specific article or YouTube video which discussed this as an issue or concern? if so give us the link(s) so we can better understand what you are asking about and if its relevant to the...
07-30-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,131
Posted By mrblase

Turbo Gage

Well I have the boost gage on all the time but what is the meaning of the colors? Looking at it as a clock face the color, in various intensity, is purple and from 3 to 6 and red from 12 to 3. I'm...
07-25-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,418
Posted By mrblase

Cross shopped all the competitors in this class...

Cross shopped all the competitors in this class since April. Every one is a compromise on what my perfect car would be. It was down to the Alpha Stilvio (reliability issues) and the Infinity QX50...
07-05-2018, 10:12 PM
Replies: 1,911
Views: 519,255
Posted By mrblase

Purchased 2019 Advanced RDX

I've been looking at every car in this class since April. Lots of research on the internet and YouTube reviews, then dealer visits and test drives. My heart said buy the Alfa Romeo Stilvio but I...
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