The title of my review is the faulty transmission of an Acura please do better.
The Acura has comfortability it is a reliable car when you get on the road it is powerful I have no complaints but one with the Acura if you keep your oil changed and do your proper maintenance you will never have a problem with that Acura but the company always recalling the Acura 4 is transmission problems the transmission goes about a hundred thousand miles that is when all your problems going to start and it does not matter if you are keeping the maintenance up on it or what it is just something about the in house housing inside of the transmission always breaks down other than that I have no problems with the Acura I love them.
The sun damaged paint of Acura tl.
I bought my car used about 8 years ago and loved it at first. As the years passed, the wear and tear became evident. The most noticeable being the paint. The paint recently became faded in certain spots. The front dash interior became cracked which I believe was from sun damage. The car requires premium fuel, which is more expensive and really adds up. The engine still runs smoothly with almost 200k miles on it. The leather also began to crack and break. I do like Acura's may be in the market for another in the future.
Acura for life. Go get yourself a good car.
Extremely comfortable and reliable car - 14 years and going strong with only routine maintenance. The only negative I have about the car (and this is only for parents of young children) is that the car seat anchors are very oddly placed; there are four anchors, situated on either side of the car, but they are moved probably 4" to the center - just enough so that it makes it incredibly difficult to buckle a seatbelt and make the middle seat unusable.
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ON SOME MINI VANS, SPORT UTILITY AND PASSENGER VEHICLES, CERTAIN OPERATING CONDITIONS CAN RESULT IN HEAT BUILD-UP BETWEEN THE COUNTERSHAFT AND SECONDARY SHAFT SECOND GEARS IN THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION, EVENTUALLY LEADING TO GEAR TOOTH CHIPPING OR GEAR BREAKAGE.
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