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1.7

hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
98,500 miles

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2005 Acura TSX drivetrain problems

drivetrain problem

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2005 Acura TSX Owner Comments

problem #2

Sep 162016

TSX

  • 127,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Around 11:15pm on 9/16/16 making a left turn at approximately 15mph all the center console lights/controls went out, vehicle lost acceleration as if it were in neutral, shifted to manual and pressed the accelerator as well, still no acceleration, only motor revving, turned headlights off then it accelerated, all dash warning lights illuminated, all gauges failed, vehicle stalled, tried to crank and would not turn over, put a charge to the battery, vehicle started but all issues remained. Unsafe to drive.

- Evans, GA, USA

problem #1

Apr 262013

TSX 4-cyl

  • 70,000 miles
The contact owns a 2005 Acura Tsx. The contact stated that while waiting at a traffic light, the vehicle stalled and the check engine warning lamp illuminated. The contact mentioned that the transmission slipped gears without warnings. The vehicle was taken to the dealer. The technician diagnosed that the throttle body needed to be cleaned. The vehicle was repaired but the failure recurred. The vehicle was taken back to the dealer where the technician verified that the transmission had an internal failure. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure and stated that they would call the contact at a later date. The vehicle was not repaired. The failure mileage 70,000 and the current mileage was 100,800.

- Bloomfield , NJ, USA

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