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really awful
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
102,500 miles
Total Complaints:
2 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace transmission (1 reports)
  2. should be a recall (1 reports)
2004 Acura TSX transmission problems

transmission problem

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2004 Acura TSX Owner Comments

problem #2

Jul 132016

TSX Navigation 2.4L I4

  • Automatic transmission
  • 90,000 miles


The car began shifting rough, especially if you had slowed down and in try to return to speed. and did this for about a week or so and had four transmission for everything seemed fine. Then one day it would not accelerate above maybe 20 miles an hour. I nursed the car home had it towed to the repair shop where I was informed needed a new transmission. They tried to replace or repair the transmission four times each time the repair failed in the car was out of service for a week or two. Finally been replaced it.

- , Dallas, TX, USA

problem #1

Oct 292010

TSX 2.4L

  • 115,000 miles

Don't let Acura make you pay for a defective part. Same time have changed radio twice already.

- , Miami, FL, USA

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