2015 Acura RLX recalls

2015 Acura RLX

2 Recalls & Safety Reports

Recall List for the 2015 Acura RLX

Official recalls have been issued for the 2015 Acura RLX by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Acura service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Acura customer service.

  1. 2015 Acura RLX FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: CRASH IMMINENT BRAKING NHTSA Campaign #15V301000

    • Date Announced: MAY 20, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 19,502

    Summary: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Acura MDX 2WD and AWD, RLX and 2014 Acura RLX Hybrid vehicles. In certain driving conditions, the Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS) may incorrectly interpret certain roadside objects such as metal fences or metal guardrails as obstacles and unexpectedly apply the brakes.

    Consequence: If the CMBS unexpectedly applies emergency braking force while driving, there is an increased risk of a crash.

    Actions: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will update the CMBS software, free of charge. The recall began on July 6, 2015. Owners may contact Acura customer service at 1-800-382-2238. Honda's numbers for this recall is JQ4, JQ5 and JQ6. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V301000 »

  2. 2015 Acura RLX EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS NHTSA Campaign #14V792000

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 16, 2014
    • Vehicles Affected: 9,751

    Summary: American Honda Motor Co. (Honda) is recalling certain model year 2014 Acura RLX vehicles manufactured November 22, 2012, to January 30, 2014, 2015 Acura RLX vehicles manufactured June 4, 2014, to November 18, 2014, and 2014 Acura RLX Hybrid vehicles manufactured November 5, 2013, to July 25, 2014. An aluminum film applied to the inner reflector of the headlight may experience adhesion issues causing the film to delaminate. Thus, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 108, "Lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment."

    Consequence: Delamination of the aluminum film may diminish output of the headlight, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.

    Actions: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace both of the headlights, free of charge. The recall began February 2, 2015. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-310-783-2000. Honda's number for this recall is JN2. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #14V792000 »

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