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really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
81,000 miles

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1998 Acura Integra suspension problems

suspension problem

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1998 Acura Integra Owner Comments

problem #2

Sep 291999

Integra 4-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 162,000 miles


Consumer stated within four years the vehicle has been in two accidents. This due to lower control arm breakage and excessive wear of the ball joints. There were no injuries both times and the vehicle was struck from the back in each instance. The vehicle was in need of complete ball joint and lower control arm work.

- Costa Mesa, CA, USA

problem #1

Jan 072003


  • miles
NHTSA#14845-02-E-020-001 April 4/2000 ball joints:replacement for steering or suspension systems: The material used in the manufacturer of the sealing boot can deteriorate over time permitting foreign objects such as water, dirt to infiltrate the sealing boot cause rust inside the ball joints.

- Drexel Hill, PA, USA

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