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1996 Acura TL Problems

Find the most common issues based on 1996 Acura TL owner complaints.

Most Common 1996 Acura TL Problems

The 1998-2014 Acura TL V6 may develop issues with the automatic transmission. Rough shifting may occur, and the “D4” light and check engine may begin to blink. The check engine light w...
The green "Drive" light on the dashboard tends to burn out, requiring replacement of the burned out bulb.
A squeak type noise may be noted when raising or lowering the front door glass. Our technicians tell us that in most cases this issue can be corrected by replacing the door glass seal.
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0 Known 1996 Acura TL Brakes Problems

1 Known 1996 Acura TL Drive Train Problem

The 1998-2014 Acura TL V6 may develop issues with the automatic transmission. Rough shifting may occur, and the “D4” light and check engine may begin to blink. The check engine light w...

4 Known 1996 Acura TL Electrical & Lights Problems

The green "Drive" light on the dashboard tends to burn out, requiring replacement of the burned out bulb.
The 1995-2006 Acura TL commonly has 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” ...

0 Known 1996 Acura TL Engine Problems

2 Known 1996 Acura TL Exhaust & Emissions Problems

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.

0 Known 1996 Acura TL Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

1 Known 1996 Acura TL Maintenance Problem

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 connections are...

1 Known 1996 Acura TL Miscellaneous Problem

A squeak type noise may be noted when raising or lowering the front door glass. Our technicians tell us that in most cases this issue can be corrected by replacing the door glass seal.

0 Known 1996 Acura TL Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1996 Acura TL Problems & Complaints

The 1995-2006 Acura TL commonly has 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” ...
The 1998-2014 Acura TL V6 may develop issues with the automatic transmission. Rough shifting may occur, and the “D4” light and check engine may begin to blink. The check engine light w...
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 connections are...
A squeak type noise may be noted when raising or lowering the front door glass. Our technicians tell us that in most cases this issue can be corrected by replacing the door glass seal.
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...
If one of the power window motors is not very strong, and the window moves slowly. Operating the windows with the engine running will help take some of the stress off the motor and prolong its life...
The green "Drive" light on the dashboard tends to burn out, requiring replacement of the burned out bulb.
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.
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