1996 ACURA TL

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2 Recalls for 1996 ACURA TL

Recall Date Component Summary
August 19, 1999 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. A TRANSMISSION CASE BOLT CAN LOOSEN AND FALL OUT ALLOWING THE TRANSMISSION TO DISENGAGE FROM THE DIFFERENTIAL.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A REDESIGNED BOLT.

May 10, 1999 SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. CERTAIN VEHICLES WERE MANUFACTURED WITH BALL JOINTS THAT CAN PREMATURELY WEAR OUT AND, IN THE WORSE CASE, THE BALL JOINT WOULD SEPARATE CAUSING THE FRONT SUSPENSION TO COLLAPSE.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FRONT SUSPENSION LOWER BALL JOINTS.

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1 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1996 ACURA TL

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Date Component  
OTHER (identify in Problem Description Box)

29 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1996 ACURA TL

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Date Component  
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SEAT BELTS:FRONT
ODI Number: 10178547
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11323115
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10637525
AIR BAGS | STEERING | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10558754
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SEAT BELTS:FRONT
ODI Number: 10178547
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10154565
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10138534
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10135757
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR
ODI Number: 10124751
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10086449
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
ODI Number: 10079289
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 10052562
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 10025426
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 10019211
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
ODI Number: 10000110
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 8011637
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10200900
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 844633
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 824786
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 812021
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 769998
STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS
ODI Number: 605251
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE
ODI Number: 603438
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 603438
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK
ODI Number: 603092
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM
ODI Number: 603077
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS
ODI Number: 603074
VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
ODI Number: 603579
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
ODI Number: 603579
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0 Investigations for 1996 ACURA TL

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18 Service Alerts for 1996 ACURA TL

Date Description
March 18, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special Tool Loan Program: Under TOOLS AVAILABLE FOR LOAN, the list has been updated.

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January 1, 2017 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Sending vehicle data to tech line.

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April 22, 1997 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

THE DRIVER’S FOOTREST IS TOO FAR AWAY. *JD

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April 1, 1997 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

RADIO INTERFERENCE FROM THE IGNITION COIL(S). *JD

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November 1, 2010 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

ACURA: THERE ARE GUIDELINES FOR VARIOUS SITUATIONS AND PROCEDURES INCLUDING: TIRE PRESSURE VALVE STEM INSTALLATION, TRAILER STABILITY MALFUNCTION LIGHT IS ON, ENGINE OIL APPLICATION GUIDE, NEW SOFTWARE, NEW TRANSMISSION FLUID, NOTCHY STEERI

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November 1, 2002 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

AIR CONDITIONING (A/C) COMPRESSOR CONTROL LOGIC. ACURA SERVICE NEWS. *TT

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October 16, 2002 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

A/C COMPRESSOR CONTROL LOGIC. OCTOBER TECH LINE INFORMATION. *TT

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October 1, 2002 036000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP

CLEARING ANTILOCK BRAKING SYSTEM DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES. OCTOBER TECH LINE INFORMATION. *TT

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October 16, 2001 140000 AIR BAGS

SUBJECT REGARDING SAFETY RESTRAINT SYSTEM DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE 5-1 THROUGH 8-3, INTERNAL SAFETY RESTRAINT SYSTEM UNIT FAILURE. *YD

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April 1, 2004 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

DON’T TEST-DRIVE WITH THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP OR D INDICATOR ON. ACURA. SERVICENEWS. APRIL 2004. *TT

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April 3, 2000 023000 SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE

EXPERIENCING GROWLING OR WHINING FROM ONE OR BOTH OF THE REAR WHEELS WHEN DRIVING. *TT

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October 16, 2002 141100 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE

INTERMITTENT SRA DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE 1-1 TO 1-5, DRIVER’S AIRBAG INFLATOR CIRCUIT. OCTOBER TECH LINE INFORMATION. *TT

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January 1, 2002 116200 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE

INFORMATION ON TROUBLESHOOTING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P1705, P1768, P0753, P0758. *TT

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January 1, 2002 021000 SUSPENSION:FRONT

SUBJECT REGARDING A SQUEAL NOISE AT FRONT SUSPENSION AT LOW TEMPERATURE. *TT

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April 23, 1999 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

CUSTOMER MAY COMPLAIN OF 1 – 2 SHIFT. *TT

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January 1, 1998 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION REGARDING AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION 1-2 COMPLAINTS. *YC

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August 16, 2004 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

DTC (DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE) P1457 (EVAP LEAK AT CANISTER) *SC

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January 16, 2004 145000 AIR BAGS:ON-OFF SWITCH ASSEMBLY

AIRBAG ON/OFF SWITCH APPLICATION CHART. ACURA. TECH LINE SUMMARY. *TT

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1996 ACURA TL

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