2005 Acura MDX Repair and Maintenance
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2005 Acura MDX ProblemsDebris in transmission due to failed torque converter clutch
A shudder or vibration may develop while driving at speeds between 35 and 40 MPH. Our technicians tell us this condition is commonly caused by a failed automatic transmission torque converter. It is recommend to replace the torque converter and install an updated powertrain control module (PCM) to correct this concern.
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The automatic transmission tends to fail more often than in similar models.
2005 Acura MDX Questionswhen car misfires can the spark plugs just be changed (1 answer)
put on meter car was misfiring on 2 cylinders 2 & 4 took it to shop they drove it then put on there meter said all were misfiring (car never stalls only runs a bit rough first thing in am) said we need to replace the injectors $700 +. i want to know can the spark plugs be replace and some how...
2005 Acura MDX RecallsPassenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment
The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.
In a crash that deploys the driver's front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front driver's air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.
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.