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05-13-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 11,163
Posted By birdonamission

If this is a thing, why isn't the NHSTA (or x...

If this is a thing, why isn't the NHSTA (or x governent agency), industry watchdogs, some thumb-twittling Congressman or woman looking for attention or a rant to rant about, or 60 Minutes or somebody...
Replies: 71
Views: 13,255
Posted By birdonamission

The infotainment system (CarPlay, SiriusXM, etc.)...

The infotainment system (CarPlay, SiriusXM, etc.) crapping out was my constant "entertainment" every time I went anywhere with the car...until I did the the factory data reset two weeks ago. Just...
05-11-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 464
Views: 96,051
Posted By birdonamission

Some could argue it was too revolutionary. ...

Some could argue it was too revolutionary. Although the technology is a radical departure (by definition, "revolutionary") from the old PC-like mouse / trackpad interface and takes some getting used...
05-08-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,748
Posted By birdonamission

New color—Platinum White Pearl.

New color—Platinum White Pearl.
05-08-2019, 06:38 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 29,133
Posted By birdonamission

So far so good with the OEMs after 7 months (and...

So far so good with the OEMs after 7 months (and through the first winter).

Is it a thing, though, that after going through a full-service car wash the attendants never re-lock the mats and you...
05-07-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,158
Posted By birdonamission

LOL… No wonder people say English is hard to...

LOL… No wonder people say English is hard to learn. We first “languagers” (I made that up) do a good job butchering it, me included. :chuckle:
05-07-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,158
Posted By birdonamission

Thought stewed4brains looking at the mirror,...

Thought stewed4brains looking at the mirror, brushing his teeth then jumping in a forum to complain about someone’s random post before he had his first cup of morning joe. Just remember it’s Head-Up,...
05-07-2019, 07:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,158
Posted By birdonamission

We don’t “need” anything, not even that fancy car...

We don’t “need” anything, not even that fancy car you’re driving. Unpucker your sphincter and move along. It’s not that serious. :chuckle:
05-07-2019, 07:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,158
Posted By birdonamission

Yeah, those are also very good examples. ...

Yeah, those are also very good examples.

Well-played...”Department of Redundancy Department.” :bawling:
05-07-2019, 05:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,158
Posted By birdonamission

“Heads”-Up Display?

Why do people say, or reviewers write, Heads-Up Display (HUD) instead of Head-Up Display? I don’t know too many drivers with more than one head (get your mind out of the gutter) and you only ever...
05-03-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 986
Posted By birdonamission

Not so obvious all the time in our (sometimes)...

Not so obvious all the time in our (sometimes) extreme state of distraction these days. So, again, thank you, beeps.
05-03-2019, 05:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 986
Posted By birdonamission

It also alerts when you forget to actually turn...

It also alerts when you forget to actually turn the engine OFF.

The car is so quiet or had my volume low enough or just wasn’t paying attention that this has happened. Thank goodness for the...
05-02-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,845
Posted By birdonamission

Hmmm... Wondering if Acura Care would cover B16....

Hmmm... Wondering if Acura Care would cover B16. I bought that, plus extended warranty.

I'm not anywhere near 15,000 miles -- just made me curious because I'm at 20% oil level so the maintenance...
05-02-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 16,915
Posted By birdonamission

Were those (not so secret just not so advertised)...

Were those (not so secret just not so advertised) easter eggs in the new MY manual?
05-02-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 699
Posted By birdonamission

There's an entire discussion about this in the...

There's an entire discussion about this in the Apple Car Play & 2019 RDX (https://acurazine.com/forums/3g-rdx-audio-bluetooth-electronics-navigation-455/apple-car-play-2019-rdx-976480/) thread in the...
05-02-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 16,915
Posted By birdonamission

FWIW -- per my dealership the only thing...

FWIW -- per my dealership the only thing different is the new Platinum White color. Also mentioned Android Auto is not shipping with the '20s but that both '19s and '20s will get an OTA update for...
Replies: 71
Views: 13,255
Posted By birdonamission

OK. Sounds like it fixed it for you, too. What...

OK. Sounds like it fixed it for you, too. What a great tip that was... :thumbsup:
Replies: 71
Views: 13,255
Posted By birdonamission

@ prefontaine84, securityguy I don't know if...

@ prefontaine84, securityguy

I don't know if "hard reset" or "full reset" (that you both said, respectively) is the same as "factory data reset," the instructions for which I followed, re: nuf's...
Replies: 71
Views: 13,255
Posted By birdonamission

Hey... I did the Factory Data Reset and have not...

Hey... I did the Factory Data Reset and have not been tormented by this extremely annoying infotainment-slash-connectivity-just-randomly-going-haywire issue ever since (granted it was only the other...
01-22-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 783
Posted By birdonamission

OK. A dollar is nice. Other surveys just say a...

OK. A dollar is nice. Other surveys just say a sincere "thank you" at the end. LOL

It also says "The $100,000 Grand Prize could be yours" on the envelope. Now wouldn't that be nice. :D
01-22-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 783
Posted By birdonamission

LOL (thanks, but no thanks!)

LOL (thanks, but no thanks!)
01-22-2019, 07:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 783
Posted By birdonamission

J.D. Power - Invited to Participate in Survey

I see from today's U.S. Post Office's "Informed Delivery" that a letter from J.D. Power is coming to my mailbox today. From the photo shown by Informed Delivery, the outside of the envelope says,...
12-28-2018, 08:11 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 32,019
Posted By birdonamission

I owned a 2011 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring (top...

I owned a 2011 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring (top trim), which I really loved. It felt and looked upscale, had 3 rows, super roomy, quite comfy, plenty powerful, and drove like a much smaller car. It...
12-18-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 101,907
Posted By birdonamission

Is everything else working with the car / phone...

Is everything else working with the car / phone connection? I was going to suggest un-pairing and re-pairing your phone with the car...
12-14-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,914
Posted By birdonamission

Try again. I hate the way they look. Cladding or...

Try again. I hate the way they look. Cladding or anything that looks like it. Doesn’t work for me. You can have it...all day...lol.
12-14-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,914
Posted By birdonamission

Ahhh...OK. Yeah, the OEM door edge guards don’t...

Ahhh...OK. Yeah, the OEM door edge guards don’t look bad at all. Glad I have them.

Opinions vary on the side moldings. Don’t feel the need to get them, myself.
12-14-2018, 03:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,914
Posted By birdonamission

How so (“look horrible, too busy”)? Are you...

How so (“look horrible, too busy”)? Are you talking about the door edge guards?

Can’t even notice them unless you want to notice them. Mine are black and look good against the blue paint and sort...
12-13-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 101,907
Posted By birdonamission

As it turns out, this OTA was a total non-event...

As it turns out, this OTA was a total non-event for me since my car was delivered with D.1.0.7 when I drove off the lot in October.

Think about that for a second. The car was released to the...
12-13-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,914
Posted By birdonamission

Got the door edge guards, but they were installed...

Got the door edge guards, but they were installed before I took delivery. I also looked at the instructions before I decided to have them installed for me. I was like, no thanks (DIY)... lol
12-11-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,271
Posted By birdonamission

Nope, you're totally not the only one. Love it,...

Nope, you're totally not the only one. Love it, and the only "issues" are just minor quibbles, the vast majority of which are just needing to learn how to use some of the new things in the car.

I...
12-07-2018, 08:31 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 101,907
Posted By birdonamission

lol :d

lol :d
12-07-2018, 07:12 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 101,907
Posted By birdonamission

I got this same email, too. Only difference is...

I got this same email, too. Only difference is mine came with a picture of my blue Advance, not the A-Spec like yours. Nice to customize their emails like that...lol.

Excited to see what updates...
12-03-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,302
Posted By birdonamission

Believe this thread was based on an older Motor...

Believe this thread was based on an older Motor Trend article. A new article just came out today comparing the RDX with the Caddy XT4 and Infinit QX50. And the winner is...(pssst, it starts with an...
11-28-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 490
Posted By birdonamission

2019 Acura RDX Earns NHTSA 5-Star Safety Rating

Wow, good (and reassuring) to hear. This is government recognition (to go along with the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award).2019 Acura RDX Earns 5-Star Safety Rating in NHTSA Crash Tests...
11-28-2018, 05:05 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 56,298
Posted By birdonamission

Honestly, the Xacto knife should’ave worked, so...

Honestly, the Xacto knife should’ave worked, so long as the blade is super thin. All I did was slowly and carefully jimmy the tip of a small knife’s thin blade in the crevice around the recess cover...
11-27-2018, 03:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,319
Posted By birdonamission

That pretty li'l T6 Inscription with all the...

That pretty li'l T6 Inscription with all the niceties is hovering around $62K, if I added your list of goodies correctly. That's the downpayment on a $310,000 house to just avoid paying PMI. No...
11-26-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,311
Posted By birdonamission

Sure, it's subjective and it's up to each person....

Sure, it's subjective and it's up to each person.

Now, nevermind that.

The question is still, what did you set yours at? Interested in what others think the best settings are to exploit the...
11-26-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,311
Posted By birdonamission

I'm very interested in any thoughts on this, too....

I'm very interested in any thoughts on this, too. I have an Advance, so mine has the 16 speakers. I signed up for texts from Acura to get news and tips and got the following, and while the...
11-23-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 607
Posted By birdonamission

Correction: Two different kinds of wheel locks...

Correction: Two different kinds of wheel locks and a choice for "wheel lugs," what ever that is and its difference from wheel locks..
11-23-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 607
Posted By birdonamission

I don’t think so. If you go to Acura.com and...

I don’t think so. If you go to Acura.com and build an RDX, you’ll see in the list of Accessories three different kinds of wheel locks.
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