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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Acura TSX
The 2012 Acura TSX is a luxury midsize sedan that comes with superior comfort and convenience. This vehicle offers excellent fuel economy, reliability, and a simple pricing structure for a variety of different...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Acura TSX SportWagon
The 2012 Acura TSX SportWagon has the perfect combination of utility and performance. The vehicle is pleasant to drive and makes luxury a priority. The TSX SportWagon uses electrically boosted power steering,...

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Water leaking in the trunk
Hello. I Suspect that the leak may be caused by a fault in the sunroof drainage system. The rear sunroof drains are located in the rear corners of the trunk. The drainage lines may become clogged up or may even...
AT transmission problem
Hi. The problem you're describing seems similar as a problem with the transmission position sensor, which typically can send a similar error code as the range sensor. The overfilled transmission fluid could cause the light to flicker, but that...
First check to make sure the front of the condenser is clean and free of bugs or debris. Try and spray it with a lower pressure hose or car wash hose from farther away and clean it out as best...
What is the longest lasting method to re-clear faded headlight housings?
The best way to clear off cloudy headlights is to find a restorer kit that will use different grades of sandpaper the sand off the glaze or faded plastic. Then use super fine paper to polish the plastic and then...
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...
The code read P0341, how do I know if it's the chain or the cam sensor?
There is a technical service bulletin for the Acura TSX stating that the code may be caused from the timing chain getting stretched until the tensioner cannot keep it tight any longer. This is a result of not getting oil...
EPS 2011 Acura TSX
The problem you are experiencing with your electronic power steering system sounds like the issue may have to do with a failing motor or another electronic component of the system. When problems arise, the system is turned off which reverts...
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...
where is the engine timing solenoid located
The VVT solenoid is in the front right of the cylinder head inline with the intake camshaft.
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...
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...
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...
I need new tires and also,my ceiling light works randomly
A great deal of the decision will be based on the type of driving you are doing. We don't endorse any specific tire manufacturers, so I will not be able to make a specific recommendation. We can help you with...
Car won't start even after replacing the battery
It depends on the nature of the no start. If the vehicle is not cranking, then the battery charge level needs to be checked. If the battery is dead then you likely have a parasitic draw taking the battery charge...
Low beams turned off indefinitely
With the flickering and then the low beam headlights not working, it sounds like you may have a bad low beam relay, which is located in the engine compartment fusebox. This relay is the same as the horn relay and...
Rattling sound when I leave the car for 2 hours
One possible cause could be a faulty VTC (Vale Timing Control) solenoid or an actuator. As the oil pressure builds during a cold start, the noise is usually due to camshaft timing adjustments. Once the oil pressure rises and the...
Clutch blown out
With Acura cars, there are several common components that can have a catastrophic failure due to age. The igniter, ignition coil, main relay, and distributor rotors are all common components. When these components fail, they typically just stop working with...
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...
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...
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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