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really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
2 / 0
Average Mileage:
103,000 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

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2006 Acura MDX brakes problems

brakes problem

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2006 Acura MDX Owner Comments

problem #2

May 152015


  • 105,000 miles


The contact owns a 2006 Acura MDX. While driving approximately 35 mph, the vsa and the ECU warning lights illuminated. The failure recurred numerous times. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where the failure was undetermined. The VIN was not included in NHTSA campaign number: 13V092000 (service brakes, hydraulic, traction control system). The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 105,000.

- Fort Plains, IN, USA

problem #1

Aug 242015

MDX 6-cyl

  • 101,000 miles
The contact owns a 2006 Acura MDX. While attempting to park in a residential garage, an abnormal noise emitted from the engine. The brakes were engaged and the vehicle suddenly accelerated and crashed into the garage door. The vehicle then accelerated independently in reverse, made a turn, and crashed into a parked vehicle before stopping in a neighbor's front yard. The front driver side curtain air bag deployed. The contact mentioned that the vehicle spun around approximately four times in the middle of the street before coming to a complete stop. A police report was filed. The contact and passenger sustained minor injuries and both required medical attention. The vehicle was towed to an independent mechanic. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 101,000....updated 09/28/15

- Rancho Cordav, CA, USA

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