2005 Acura MDX Q&A
2005 Acura MDX Question: Won't start, new battery, new starter
The green key light is flashing, . Last couple of months needed a jump several times. Finally wouldn't start at all, replaced battery (it was leaking ) , still wouldn't, replaced starter (prior to problem, sounded like it was was going out) . Now it tries to turn over, but sounds like its out of gas (its not) tried both keys, checked fuses. What else? - Salba
what do you mean tries to turn over? poss battery cable issue if cables got battery acid on them over time - globalhelper
Yikes! maybe the battery terminals are not on snug? - Tomiko
IF the engine is turning over as you stated and the green immobilizer light is flashing , then yes , there is a problem with the immobilizer SYSTEM. Possibly keys do need reprogramming , but may also be a signal problem with the reciever unit. Will need properly equipped shop or dealer to take care of this. As long as the immobilizer light is flashing it will not start. POSSIBLY the dealer , if you bring it there , can instruct you on how to get it started (a one time shot) using whats called an 'immobilizer brake code' entering a 'code' using the parking brake as an input signal. - ziptie12
Mom has a '03 Acura MDX. When driven thru a puddle, the battery light comes on and car will cut off. Also at times won't even turn over but have full power. When jumped, starts right up. Battery te...