2001 Acura RL Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Acura RL
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2001 Acura RL ProblemsAcura extended automatic transmission warranty
Acura extended the warranty due to numerous issues with the automatic transmission. Problems with the automatic transmission may make the car undrivable and can result in costly repairs.
The Airbag (SRS) warning light may illuminate due to one or more failed sensors. Our technicians recommend complete diagnoses of any stored fault codes because these sensors can be very expensive to replace.
2001 Acura RL QuestionsIgnition will click once but not start the car. (3 answers)
If I pull back slightly on the key(exact amount of tension)the car starts right up....any ideas?
The SRS light is Solid On.. Dont know what could be the reason..and how much it is going to cost..
after starting car the abs vsa ,vsa waring lights will remain on , other time they will go out ,as they shoud, or will come on as i'm driving. the abs always seems to work properly if i apply the brake
2001 Acura RL RecallsAcura Recalls 2000–2002 TL Vehicles Due to Possible Brake Light Switch Failure
Acura is recalling certain 2000–2002 TL vehicles due to possible brake light switch failure, which is caused by assembly oil contaminating the electrical contacts. The brake lights may not illuminate when the brakes are applied, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will clean excess oil from the brake pedal assembly and replace the brake light switch.