2002 Acura TL Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Acura TL
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2002 Acura TL ProblemsEngine Mounts
I found out that at only 83000 miles my TL had to have the engine mounts replaced already at a cost of almost $800.00
2002 Acura TL QuestionsWhat could cause my 2002 Acura TL A/C compressor clutch to not engage? (1 answer)
When I connect my A/C Pro DIY gauge to the low side it is in the red. The relays and fuses are in great shape but it still blows hot air. When I cycle from cool to hot I can hear everything cycling and working. Could you please help? Thank you.
No heat produced, blowers operate normally. Thermostat was replaced in Oct.
2002 Acura TL RecallsDriver's Front Air Bag Defective
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 Florida, Puerto Rico, Hawaii and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and equipped with Takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment the driver and/or passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Honda dealers will replace the affected airbag inflator modules to correct this concern.
Honda is recalling 2,430 vehicles because a driver's airbag inflator, installed as a replacement part, may be defective. In the event of deployment, these inflators could produce excess internal pressure and rupture, increasing the risk of injury to vehicle occupants. Dealers will inspect and replace the driver's airbag inflator as necessary. The recall is expected to begin by June 27, 2011.