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1997 Acura TL Problems

Find the most common issues based on 1997 Acura TL owner complaints.

Most Common 1997 Acura TL Problems

Automatic transmission problems are common and these transmissions have high failure rates. Acura has voluntarily extended the warranty on many of its automatic transmissions, so be sure to check ...
The green "Drive" light on the dashboard tends to burn out, requiring replacement of the burned out bulb.
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...
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0 Known 1997 Acura TL Brakes Problems

1 Known 1997 Acura TL Drive Train Problem

Automatic transmission problems are common and these transmissions have high failure rates. Acura has voluntarily extended the warranty on many of its automatic transmissions, so be sure to check ...

4 Known 1997 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 1997 Acura TL Engine Problems

2 Known 1997 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 1997 Acura TL Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

1 Known 1997 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...

0 Known 1997 Acura TL Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1997 Acura TL Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1997 Acura TL Problems & Complaints

Automatic transmission problems are common and these transmissions have high failure rates. Acura has voluntarily extended the warranty on many of its automatic transmissions, so be sure to check ...
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 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...
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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