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Acura TSX Loud Rattle Type Noise from Engine After Cold Start

Acura TSX Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011

Engine Affected: 2.4L 4 Cylinder

Average Mileage: 77,257 mi (25,000 mi - 135,000 mi)


A loud rattle type noise may be noted from the engine after a cold start. This can be caused by a faulty valve timing control actuator. Replacing the failed actuator will commonly correct this noise issue.