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Steering wheel vibrates - 2004 Acura TSX
You have something loose and worn in the linkage of your front end. It is most likely a tie rod end but your front end will need to be inspected to pinpoint the worn part. The hard steering could also...
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Transmission fluid is leaking. Cracked on the bottom of the transmission.
Hi there. Depending on where the crack is located on the bottom of the transmission will depend on whether or not you will be able to fix without replacing the transmission. For example, if the crack is in the fluid...
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Grinding/Scrapping noise
This may be potentially related to the brake rotors which can accumulate a slight rust film on them even when sitting just overnight. When you begin to drive in the morning and they are cold, the scraping sound you may...
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I have a misfire in cylinder 1
Hello there, misfires in cylinder 1 of your 2010 Acura TSX can be due to a variety of causes. The spark plug and coil are the most likely culprits and you have done well in replacing them first. There are...
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My car has a P0171 fuel system too lean code. The map sensor is ok at .95v, the fuel trim is at 122 and the 02 sensor is reading rich.
Hi there, thanks for writing in. The P0171 lean fuel system code can mean a variety of potential issues are at play, such as intake air leaks, a faulty front heated oxygen sensor, ignition misfiring, faulty fuel injectors, exhaust gas...
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car cranks but doesn't start
When this situation occurs, the first thing I look for is checking the fuses or electrical relays to the ECU. In general, the most common cause of being unable to connect to the scanner or to the ECU is caused...
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steering wheel vibrates at a certain speed range
Hi there: Steering wheel vibration and battery or electronic issues are usually not related, so you're OK there. In regards to the shaking above 100 km/hr issue, that's usually caused by poor wheel / tire balance. As long as the...
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My car keeps running hot then it cools down
Hi, thanks for writing in. There are two possibilities here: either the physical temperature of the engine is indeed fluctuating significantly, or the sensor and/or circuit that feeds the temperature gauge is malfunctioning. The sensor (and circuit) can be tested...
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Temperature gauge says overheating, engine feels only warm. Heater not blowing hot air.
Hi there. From the description you have provided, your vehicle overheating may be a combination of problems. The cooling system work you performed, replacing the radiator, the thermostat, the radiator fan switch and flushing the cooling system, should of taken...
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Reputable aftermarket A/C compressor brands
Hey there. The first thing you need to determine is if it is the clutch that is making the noise or the compressor. If the compressor is noisy internally, replacing the clutch won't fix your problem. There are many aftermarket...
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Front passenger-side window is not working
Hey there. Try checking the fuse for that window and also try getting the window to go down with both the driver's master switch as well as the passenger door switch. If neither switch would get it to go down,...
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Clutch will not engage - 2007 Acura TSX
Hello. There are several possibilities here: broken shaft or final drive gears in the transmission or the transmission input shaft is not engaging the clutch disk splines. The aftermarket flywheel may have changed the spline engagement position of the clutch...
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There is a squeaking noise near the timing belt and an oil leak - 2007 Acura TSX
Hi there. It is likely the squeaky noise is either the timing belt tensioner wiggling on a dry pivot point or the timing belt idler pulley bearing which is losing its lubricating grease. Replacing the timing belt, the tensioner, and...
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The check engine light and vsa light are on.
The vsa light means that the Vehicle Stability Control or Traction Control has been activated. If the engine light is on and the vsa light is on, then there could be an issue with the traction control system. Check all...
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Shaking issue when accelerating 45-55 and 60-75 and areas between. (2007 Acura TSX manual transmission)
What you are describing does sound like a bad inner C/V joint or joints. Even if the C/V boot is not torn and all the grease thrown out like typically happens with outer C/V boots, inner C/V boots can get...
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check emission system and burning smell 2010 Acura TSX
Hello - you have multiple, unrelated problems here. The Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) system may only have a problem with a wheel speed sensor, a common problem with electronic stability and anti-skid brake systems. The emissions and "burning smell" problem...
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My dash lights and gages won't cut on the car starts now but won't go into gear
Hello. From what you describe it would appear that your vehicle may be experiencing more than one issue. If your dash lights and gauges are not functioning then the first thing I would do is check the vehicle's fuses. It...
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My dash lights are not cutting on and my gauges are not moving and the car won't go into gear
Are there any fault lights on when the car is started like the check engine light or red brake light? Often, if the brake switch has a fault the shifter will not come out of park as a safety measure....
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An underneath part of my car in the front is dragging.
Hi there: This actually happened to me with a rental car a few weeks ago. The flap that might be dragging is a front engine / radiator cover. It's connected to the back of the front bumper with a few...
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Engine shut off while driving and won't start.
Hi there: The symptoms you're describing above could be one of several different problems; ranging from serious internal engine damage caused by the lack of engine oil for an extended period to simple items such as a malfunctioning crankshaft position...

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