Acura Recalls

Models : Acura MDX, Honda Odyssey
Body, Interior & Misc., January 28, 2015
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The airbag control module can fail prematurely due to electrical noise beyond the tolerance it was designed for. As a result the front airbags, side airbags, and/or seatbelt pretensioners could deploy inadvertently while the vehicle is being operated, increasing the risk of personal injury and/or a crash. Dealers will replace the airbag control module and front and/or side impact sensors as required to correct this concern.

Models : Acura RLX
Electrical & Lights, December 16, 2014
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The headlight assembly has an aluminum film applied to the inner reflector. This film my not stick to the reflector as intended causing the film to delaminate. Headlight output can diminish as a result, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace both headlight assemblies on affected vehicles to correct this concern.

Models : Acura TLX
Drive Train, December 8, 2014
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The transmission may not correctly shift into the Park position due to an internal transmission fault. This could allow the vehicle to roll unexpectedly if left unattended and the parking brake is not applied. Dealers will inspect and replace the transmission as necessary to correct this concern.

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This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in southern Florida, along the Gulf Coast, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan and American Samoa. Upon deployment the passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Dealers will replace the passenger side air bag inflator to correct this concern.

Models : Acura RLX
Body, Interior & Misc., October 10, 2014
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Colder temperatures limit the seat belt mechanism from retracting and extending fully. In addition to maintaining ease of operation when extending a seat belt, proper seat belt retraction creates the necessary tension across a seated passenger, and is a critical to restraint and safety in a crash. Dealers will front replace seat belts to correct this concern.

Models : Acura TLX
Body, Interior & Misc., October 1, 2014
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189 vehicles are being recalled to correct the Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) and Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR) labeling on the car. Incorrect values printed are too high for the vehicle, exceeding the safe limits for the car can result in unsafe driving conditions.

Models : Acura MDX, Acura RL, Honda Accord, Honda CR-V, Honda Civic, Honda Element, Honda Odyssey, Honda Pilot
Body, Interior & Misc., June 20, 2014
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This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and equipped with Takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment the passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Dealers will replace the affected airbag inflator modules to correct this concern.

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This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in Florida, Puerto Rico, Hawaii and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and equipped with Takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment the driver and/or passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Honda dealers will replace the affected airbag inflator modules to correct this concern.

Models : Acura RLX
Suspension & Steering, December 16, 2013
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One lower control arm is used on each side of the rear suspension. These Acura RLX vehicles are being recalled because the bolts mounting the rear lower control arms may be loose. This can result in reduced steering ability, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the rear suspension lower control arm bolts to correct this concern.

Models : Acura MDX, Honda Odyssey
Body, Interior & Misc., September 19, 2013
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Due to electrical interference the airbag control module may fail causing inadvertent deployment of the front airbags, side curtain airbags, and/or seatbelt pretensioners. Unexpected airbag deployment can result in personal injury and/or a vehicle crash. Dealers will install a suppressor unit to limit the electrical interference to the airbag control module to correct this concern.