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NHTSA — Air Bags Problems


hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
112,861 miles

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2005 Acura RSX seat belts / air bags problems

seat belts / air bags problem

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2005 Acura RSX Owner Comments

problem #3

Dec 312015


  • 99,999 miles


Takata recall my airbag light keeps on coming on for many years. The Acura dealer does not know the issue and will not repair the airbags until there is a recall of the airbags. The light has come on probably once per year (I've owned the car for 7 years).

- Pittsburgh, PA, USA

problem #2

Dec 012014

RSX 4-cyl

  • 151,000 miles
My airbag light came on for no reason - I had a mechanic reset it but it came back on few days later. I read on the internet that Honda is recalling Honda & Acura for this type of problem, is this one of them " am I expecting a recall letter from Honda in the mail soon " regards

- Chandler, AZ, USA

problem #1

Jun 132010


  • 87,584 miles
I have 2005 Rsx type S, and within past 2.5 years I had circuitry related to the airbags passenger and driver failed. At 64,000 miles passenger detection sensor in the seat failed and was replaced when SRS light came on, at 87,584 miles airbag control unit failed and airbag not functioning light came on. I would like to know if this is just my car happen to have bad airbag circuitry or it is an ongoing issue that Acura does not want to address. I checked multiple boards of Rsx owners like and see many of them have similar problems.

- Pleasanton, CA, USA

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