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2002 Acura RL Problems

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Most Common 2002 Acura RL Problems

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 t...
The exhaust recirculation valve (EGR) on the 1996-2012 Acura RL may fail, causing: Illumination of the check engine light OBD trouble codes P0401 and P1491 Rough idle Reduced fuel economy Engi...
The 1996-2006 Acura RL may have issues with the fuel pump and fuel injection relays. These relays send power to the fuel pump and fuel injectors when the key is turned to the “ON” posi...
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1 Known 2002 Acura RL Brakes Problem

The 1999-2004 Acura RL has brake caliper issues, which are known for causing vibration and grinding noises at all times. The brake rotor is a disk that sits between two brake pads. The brake pads ...

2 Known 2002 Acura RL Drive Train Problems

Some automatic transmissions have a shifting problem that can be corrected by simply reprogramming the computer.
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.

3 Known 2002 Acura RL Electrical & Lights Problems

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 t...
The 1996-2006 Acura RL may have issues with the fuel pump and fuel injection relays. These relays send power to the fuel pump and fuel injectors when the key is turned to the “ON” posi...

0 Known 2002 Acura RL Engine Problems

2 Known 2002 Acura RL Exhaust & Emissions Problems

The exhaust recirculation valve (EGR) on the 1996-2012 Acura RL may fail, causing: Illumination of the check engine light OBD trouble codes P0401 and P1491 Rough idle Reduced fuel economy Engi...
The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to an EVAP system fault. Commonly this is caused by the failure of one of the EVAP control valves.

0 Known 2002 Acura RL Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

1 Known 2002 Acura RL Maintenance Problem

The starter motor used on the 1996-2006 Acura RL frequently fails on vehicles around 125,000 miles. It may help prolong the life of the starter to service the starter to ensure the connections are...

0 Known 2002 Acura RL Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 2002 Acura RL Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 2002 Acura RL Problems & Complaints

The exhaust recirculation valve (EGR) on the 1996-2012 Acura RL may fail, causing: Illumination of the check engine light OBD trouble codes P0401 and P1491 Rough idle Reduced fuel economy Engi...
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 t...
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 Check Engine Light may illuminate due to an EVAP system fault. Commonly this is caused by the failure of one of the EVAP control valves.
The 1996-2006 Acura RL may have issues with the fuel pump and fuel injection relays. These relays send power to the fuel pump and fuel injectors when the key is turned to the “ON” posi...
Some automatic transmissions have a shifting problem that can be corrected by simply reprogramming the computer.
The 1999-2004 Acura RL has brake caliper issues, which are known for causing vibration and grinding noises at all times. The brake rotor is a disk that sits between two brake pads. The brake pads ...
The starter motor used on the 1996-2006 Acura RL frequently fails on vehicles around 125,000 miles. It may help prolong the life of the starter to service the starter to ensure the connections are...
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