1997 Acura CL Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Acura CL
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1997 Acura CL ProblemsAutomatic Transmission Issues
The automatic transmission tends to fail more often than in similar models.
The car will sometimes not start because of a problem with the ignition switch. Some models may have been recalled by Acura for this issue, please check with your dealer to be sure.
1997 Acura CL QuestionsI have a acura cl 97 that needs to be smogged but when i took (1 answer)
it to be smogged my obdll reads two monitors the evap & catalyst why?
when i push the button i hear the motor. so i took my door panel off and there's not much access to the window ect.. so i can see that there is a metal wire that came out of the track and i have no clue how to fix it unless i take the window out and i can't seem to figure out how to compl...
and changed the thermostat. what is left to do????
1997 Acura CL RecallsThe Ignition Switch May Fail
The electrical contacts in the ignition switch may be worn. This may cause the engine to stall while driving, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the ignition switch to correct this concern. This recall is expected to begin by June 14, 2002.
The ball joints in the front suspension may prematurely wear out. The ball joints could break in severe circumstances, which may cause an accident. Dealers will replace the front suspension lower ball joints. This recall is expected to begin by May 17, 1999.