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Old 04-12-2019, 09:07 PM
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Radio Stays On with Ignition OFF

See the following April 2019 Acura Tech Line Summary Article:

BTS190401
Radio Stays On with Ignition OFF
Affected Vehicles: 2019 RDX - ALL
http://www.urvi.net/forumfiles/SB/BTS190401.PDF
http://techinfo.honda.com/rjanisis/p.../BTS190401.PDF
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Old 04-15-2019, 07:52 PM
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Yay! This has happened to me twice so hopefully itíll be out soon!
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My 2019 RDX Tech does this but shuts off as soon as the driver's door is opened.
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Old 04-15-2019, 08:03 PM
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Lucky! Mine stays on usually for the next 12-24 hours 😂
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Gotta cut back on the Red Bull.

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My 2019 RDX Tech does this but shuts off as soon as the driver's door is opened.
I'm not sure if you're joking but I think it's supposed to do that. That's what mine does. Shut off the engine, it goes into accessory mode - navigation and audio stay on. Press START/STOP again, or open the driver's door, and everything goes off.
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The radio is stay on after engine turned off and it is off until you open the door. However, a few times, it still stays on when I open the door. I have to turn the engine back on and then turn off again.
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Originally Posted by NooYawkuh View Post
I'm not sure if you're joking but I think it's supposed to do that. That's what mine does. Shut off the engine, it goes into accessory mode - navigation and audio stay on. Press START/STOP again, or open the driver's door, and everything goes off.
Hmm, seems the audio and nav won't shut off with the START/STOP button. I thought it would. It just goes between Accessories Mode and ON. The infotainment system only shuts down completely when I open the door, and the seat moves back.
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I can't tell you how many times when I first got the car I would get to a destination, turn off the car, collect my stuff then subconsciously go to turn the car off again (because my brain still heard the radio) only to turn it back on! That drove me nuts until I finally got used to it.
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Originally Posted by NooYawkuh View Post
Hmm, seems the audio and nav won't shut off with the START/STOP button. I thought it would. It just goes between Accessories Mode and ON. The infotainment system only shuts down completely when I open the door, and the seat moves back.
Its logical, IMHO. My 2019 RDX does the same and it makes sense.
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I can't tell you how many times when I first got the car I would get to a destination, turn off the car, collect my stuff then subconsciously go to turn the car off again (because my brain still heard the radio) only to turn it back on! That drove me nuts until I finally got used to it.
What's odd to me, is that all of the cars I have owned in the last 10 years or so have had "retained power" when the IGN is shut off EXCEPT the '18 Honda CR-V! It is a wonderful feature that allows one to keep listening to the audio (or rolling down a window) when sitting in the car waiting for the better half to run into a store, etc...
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