2008 Acura MDX Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Acura MDX

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2008 Acura MDX Problems

Debris in transmission due to failed torque converter clutch
The clutch in the torque converter can fail, allowing debris to circulate throughout the automatic transmission.
Shudder or Vibration While Driving at Speeds Between 35 and 40 MPH

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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Automatic Transmission May Fail

The automatic transmission tends to fail more often than in similar models.

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2008 Acura MDX Questions

Seat and mirror memory not working (2 answers)

Intermittently failed while car was under warranty. Now does not work at all. Dealer conveniently does not have records of me reporting the problem under warranty. In looking at other questions, looks like this is a common problem in 2008.

Side mirrors use to move down when in reverse. (1 answer)

My MDX use to move the side mirrors down when in reverse gear. Now it does this intermittently.

At how many miles should the timing belt be changed (1 answer)

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2008 Acura MDX Reviews

Passenger AC vent blows cold air, but driver side vent blows warm air. It does have a dual system.
Reliable. Spunky. Hugs. Attractive. Quiet. Safe. Resale. The ? Body integrity & suspension

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