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1997 Acura TL Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Acura TL

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1997 Acura TL is between $356 and $435 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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1997 Acura TL
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$396
Annual Repair Cost
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The exhaust recirculation valve (EGR) on the 1995-2014 Acura TL may fail, causing: Illumination of the check engine light OBD trouble codes P0401 and P1491 Rough idle Reduced fuel economy Engi...
The exhaust manifold commonly fails on the 5 cylinder engine and may develop an exhaust leak that is especially noticeable when the car is cold.
The starter motor used on the 1995-2006 Acura TL frequently fails on vehicles around 125,000 miles. It may help prolong the life of the starter to service the starter to ensure the connection...
I went to check the cars engine out more in depth once I got it back home. It drove nicely and sh...
Started car previous night and radio would not work, anti theft light on radio blinked while car ...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. A TRANSMISSION CASE BOLT CAN LOOSEN AND FALL OUT ALL...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. CERTAIN VEHICLES WERE MANUFACTURED WITH BALL JOINTS THAT...
Overall (6 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
August 20, 2014
1997 Acura TL
Good strong 4 Door 1997 Acura 3.2 TL V6 with 195,500 miles on it. Little rust. Leather interior. Power locks, seats, heated seats, and powered windows. Windows bout at 20-30% tinted. Runs excellent...
September 16, 2010
1997 Acura TL
I bought my '97 TL 3.2 from a police auction. I got it so I wouldn't put a lot of miles on my other car. Now I love my TL. Runs strong, body in great shape, p/windows a little slow, don't know if ...
June 19, 2010
1997 Acura TL
I bought my 97 Acura 3.2 Sedan about a year ago for $4,000 . It has been my third car and so far my favorite!!! On the highway this car is a dream; I hit 90 and wanted more! Once I'm out of college...