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07-18-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 611
Posted By CPR

Acura allowed 10,000 per year; 30,000 total in...

Acura allowed 10,000 per year; 30,000 total
in my case, I had thousands of miles accrued from previous leases, over 7 years; thus, zero problem
BTW: I only drive about 7,000 miles per year
07-18-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 611
Posted By CPR

My 2018/A-SPEC/SH/AWD: $480/month/36...

My 2018/A-SPEC/SH/AWD:
$480/month/36 months/ZERO down, except DMV fee's, & 1st payment
INCLUDES, ALL TAXES, BANK FEE'S, WHEEL LOCKS, ALL SEASON MATS, SPARE DONUT TIRE, & INSTALLATION, & BEST OF ALL...
Replies: 25
Views: 2,310
Posted By CPR

Recently, I've experienced an odd Amazon Music...

Recently, I've experienced an odd Amazon Music loading problem, as well as a problem with Waze recognizing my location, while connected to CarPlay
Not a major issue; just throwing it out there, to...
07-01-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,408
Posted By CPR

Volvo S90 Hertz rental

Comparing my 2018 TLX/A-SPEC/SH-AWD, to the above was interesting
1st & foremost, the steering in the TLX, is much sportier;(stiffer)
Volvo engine, & tranny are stronger
Navigation, &...
Replies: 25
Views: 2,310
Posted By CPR

IPhone SE/TMo/ 128GB/iOS 12.3.1.

IPhone SE/TMo/ 128GB/iOS 12.3.1.
06-18-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,464
Posted By CPR

A-Spec seats are better than my other Acura's,...

A-Spec seats are better than my other Acura's, but still, the seat bottoms, don't move high or forward enough
I rented a crappy Chevy Malibu, & the seats were more comfortable; lol
I've been after...
06-17-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,131
Posted By CPR

As far as I know, Michelin, will NOT warranty...

As far as I know, Michelin, will NOT warranty tires with bubbles from potholes; tire insurance will
In NYC, insurance should be mandatory, because the streets are piss poor
Replies: 25
Views: 2,310
Posted By CPR

Another vehicle is probably NOT the answer,...

Another vehicle is probably NOT the answer, because as you stated, it worked fine for the 1st month, & then went FUBAR.
I'd venture to guess, it's an Apple issue; although Acura & Apple do NOT have...
05-19-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,529
Posted By CPR

BTW: rented a Chevy Malibu in Florida; there was...

BTW: rented a Chevy Malibu in Florida; there was no way to disengage, that I could find; the people at Hertz were clueless; at least we have a manual option
05-14-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 904
Posted By CPR

"Urgent" dealer recall notice

Had to laugh, because I had just checked the NHSTA recall list last week, & didn't see anything
Anyway, get this postcard from Acura, to call the dealer IMMEDIATELY!
Of course, it was a month late,...
Replies: 2
Views: 963
Posted By CPR

Something is amiss; at full volume the speakers...

Something is amiss; at full volume the speakers would distort & blow
I listen to Classic rock, at LOUD levels, & I've never exceeded 30
Sounds like the head unit is faulty
05-07-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,156
Posted By CPR

Review on the new Hand Made A-SPEC!

https://www.businessinsider.com/acura-tlx-a-spec-pmc-edition-car-review-pictures-2019-5
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...
04-29-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 943
Posted By CPR

Can't leave the keyfob on the trunk!

Never realized this till yesterday; after 7 Acura's, I left my keyfob, on the trunk, after I removed packages
The trunk automatically opens, without pressing any button; guess it's some kind of...
04-25-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,109
Posted By CPR

Love the color, & the car!

Love the color, & the car!
04-25-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,109
Posted By CPR

To me it's rather simple; Acura recommends their...

To me it's rather simple; Acura recommends their oil; if anything goes amiss, they can't blame aftermarket products; plus their's is cheaper than Mobil One; I've had 7 Acura's since '98; never once,...
Replies: 9
Views: 1,503
Posted By CPR

NO; DTS/5.1 Surround, ONLY!

NO; DTS/5.1 Surround, ONLY!
04-04-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,634
Posted By CPR

When I leased my AWD A-SPEC, I made sure the...

When I leased my AWD A-SPEC, I made sure the dealer INCLUDED, the Donut spare, as part of the lease; as well as Tire insurance, All weather mats, wheel locks, & an Acura hat!
That's called...
03-19-2019, 11:16 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,218
Posted By CPR

Thumbs up ZF transmission

Maybe I'm nuts, but after the recent fuel pump software upgrade, the transmission "re-learned itself";lol
There's VERY LITTLE LAG in 1st or 2nd gear; if I wasn't familiar, with the 2015, version,...
03-03-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,276
Posted By CPR

Smile ZF & Fuel Pump Software update

Ok; I'm going to say it: the ZF is as good as it's going to be!
After 2 weeks of testing, driving on streets, Hwy's, etc,my A-Spec feels like the car it ought to be
If I didn't know any better, the...
02-28-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 523
Posted By CPR

Only thing I can think of, is that the tire PSI,...

Only thing I can think of, is that the tire PSI, is not equal on all 4 wheels
I keep my pressure at 35PSI, in Winter, because of PSI loss in cold weather
In Summer, it's back to 32PSI, because of...
02-24-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,276
Posted By CPR

Had mine done yesterday; with a FREE Oil Change...

Had mine done yesterday; with a FREE Oil Change Service, & FREE Car Wash
It seems that the 1, 2, & 3 transmission gears are more responsive;9 speed ZF auto
Maybe just wishful thinking
Anyway, car...
02-20-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,276
Posted By CPR

Going for the software"fix", on Saturday Dealer...

Going for the software"fix", on Saturday
Dealer owes me a FREE Oil Change, so killing 2 birds with one stone!
Replies: 5
Views: 1,921
Posted By CPR

Sirius/XM yearly negotiation scam

Ok; so yesterday, received my 2019 invoice for $232+
Called to re-negotiate, as usual
Told the CS rep, that I only use the car on weekends,
& primarily listen to 3,500 songs, on my IPhone, through...
02-08-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 11,265
Posted By CPR

Since '98, have leased 7 Acura's; 2 CL's, 3 TL's,...

Since '98, have leased 7 Acura's; 2 CL's, 3 TL's, & 2 TLX's; 5 with SH-AWD
Only real concern, was the "bum" 9 speed ZF tranny, in my 2015 TLX; (which after many complaints, was replaced, free of...
Replies: 9
Views: 1,503
Posted By CPR

Damn right, I do! I have 50+ titles that...

Damn right, I do!
I have 50+ titles that sounded INCREDIBLE, in my prior, TL's/ELS system
People were amazed, at how good music could sound, in a car
You have to remember, these discs, were...
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, 09:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,301
Posted By CPR

Two questions: Was your Climate Control, Heated...

Two questions:
Was your Climate Control, Heated Seats, & Fan Speed, on AUTO?
What temp did you use, & was it warm enough?
01-22-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 401
Posted By CPR

Minor annoyance

Yesterday, the wind-chill in NYC was -17*
Car was warm, because of my indoor garage; while driving, there was a cold draft
coming into the car, from somewhere
there was plenty of heat, & seat...
Replies: 1
Views: 532
Posted By CPR

CMBS sensitivity

Seems like the CMBS is overly sensitive; goes off if there's a fly near the car; lol
Any way to adjust sensitivity?
Replies: 4
Views: 1,166
Posted By CPR

Go on Ebay; there's tons of them; or Amazon

Go on Ebay; there's tons of them; or Amazon
Replies: 11
Views: 3,433
Posted By CPR

The "handshake" between Waze, Google maps, Apple...

The "handshake" between Waze, Google maps, Apple Maps, etc., & the Acura navigation ELS system, is flawless
It's a MAJOR upgrade, over the OEM Navigation system; at least with Apple carplay
Never...
Replies: 11
Views: 3,433
Posted By CPR

Seems like Waze has more direct routes; is more...

Seems like Waze has more direct routes; is more user friendly; tells you where the police, & accidents, stalled vehicles, etc. are coming up
I like Google Maps, as well; although not as much...
Replies: 12
Views: 2,057
Posted By CPR

I know it's a pain, but you're better off with...

I know it's a pain, but you're better off with the latest version of Waze, or Google maps; even Apple Maps is better than the Acura GPS
Thankfully, the 2018-19 TLX, has Android/Apple, CarPlay, which...
11-26-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 977
Posted By CPR

Being that the car is garaged, indoors, if the...

Being that the car is garaged, indoors, if the leak was present, I'd probably see it
Anyway, thanks, for the heads-up, & shame on Acura for the non-notification; unacceptable!
11-26-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,489
Posted By CPR

Smile https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_1108_45f532a86396c7bd381754a4fe7d405ffe95885d.jpg
New car pick-up/not as much snow, but similar!
11-26-2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 977
Posted By CPR

You would think that someone from Acura,...

You would think that someone from Acura, Corporate, or the dealership, would let us know; DUH!
Replies: 3
Views: 1,115
Posted By CPR

Question Adaptive-Cruise-Control?

Hey guys;

Just wondering if anyone knows, if the rear brake lights are activated, when the ACC slows the vehicle down on the highway?
Sometimes, the braking is so deliberate, I'm thinking...
11-08-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,834
Posted By CPR

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_1108_a569501e4ddf4a280ca3b7793aed6a89f7e56235.jpg...
11-04-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,509
Posted By CPR

Saw my 1st MDX/A-SPEC at the car wash today

White/Black interior; guy loved my color combo, but told me his wife wouldn't go for it ; lol
Weird, that he didn't have an electric thigh extender; also was clueless about CarPlay, Waze, Google...
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