2004 ACURA RSX

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4 Recalls for 2004 ACURA RSX

Recall Date Component Summary
April 7, 2009 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

SABERSPORT IS RECALLING 16,270 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, “LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.” THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.

Remedy:

SABERSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 11, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT SABERSPORT AT 1-909-598-7589.

July 17, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

CERTAIN TRADESONIC COMBINATION LAMPS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON THE ABOVE LISTED PASSENGER VEHICLES. COMBINATION LAMPS NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Remedy:

TRADESONIC WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE LAMPS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING JULY 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT TRADESONIC AT 626-934-8884.

May 8, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

CERTAIN ALFAOTTO COMBINATION HEADLAMPS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON THE ABOVE LISTED PASSENGER VEHICLES. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS THAT ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Remedy:

ALFAOTTO WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE HEADLAMPS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 10, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT ALFAOTTO AT 626-656-2992 OR VISIT THEIR WEBSITE AT WWW.ALFAOTTO.COM.

March 13, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

CERTAIN ANZO COMBINATION HEADLAMP ASSEMBLIES SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS WHICH FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, “LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.”

Remedy:

ANZO WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE HEADLAMPS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN MAY 9, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT ANZO USA AT 909-468-3688.

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1 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2004 ACURA RSX

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17 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2004 ACURA RSX

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Date Component  
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11300861
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10401301
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10288759
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10276275
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10269826
TIRES
ODI Number: 10218918
TIRES
ODI Number: 10167572
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 10164636
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10159105
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10146456
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 10146146
AIR BAGS | TIRES
ODI Number: 10143240
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10139808
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10116257
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10110505
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10086542
TIRES
ODI Number: 10053558
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0 Investigations for 2004 ACURA RSX

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Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

41 Service Alerts for 2004 ACURA RSX

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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July 23, 2014 141000 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

Dealer message – On Monday, June 23, 2014, Acura announced three recalls for various 2002-06 Acura models. As of July 23, 2014, affected VINs have been identified, and service bulletins 14-023, Safety Recall: Front Passenger?s Airbag Infla

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August 6, 2014 140000 AIR BAGS

Dealer message – On Monday, June 23, 2014, Acura announced three recalls for various 2002-06 Acura models. As of August 4, 2014, affected VINs have been identified, and VIN status inquiry has been updated.

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November 23, 2004 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

WIND NOISE AT THE TOP OF THE WINDSHIELD. *TT

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September 16, 2005 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

A LOOSE TIMING CHAIN, A DEFECTIVE AUTO TENSIONER, A LOOSE TIMING CHAIN SPROCKET, LOW ENGINE OIL PRESSURE OR A MOMENTARILY SEIZED CAMSHAFT CAN CAUSE AN INTERMITTENT DTC. *JB

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December 16, 2003 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

UPDATING REPLACEMENT ECM/PCM SOFTWARE. *NM

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December 16, 2005 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

TRANSMISSION GRINDS AT SHIFTS, SKIP SHIFTING. *TT

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December 1, 2004 100000 POWER TRAIN

HARSH OR NOISY DOWNSHIFTS WHEN SLOWING DOWN. ACURA SERVICENEWS. *TT

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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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June 16, 2004 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

DASH LIGHTS INOPERATIVE WITH AFTERMARKET RADIO. *NM

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February 5, 2008 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

ACURA SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. WARRANTY EXTENSION: OPDS UNIT OR OPDS SENSOR TRIGGERS SRS DTC’S 15-1, 15-2, 15-3. CSC WAS RECEIVED. *NJ

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October 16, 2003 138120 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:ELECTRICAL HEATING ELEMENT

HEATER BLOWER MOTOR OVERHEATS OR BLOWS FUSE. *TT

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April 6, 2004 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

SQUEAK AT THE CLUTCH PEDAL. *EH

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April 23, 2004 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SRS INDICATOR COMES ON WITH SRS DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE. *EH

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October 1, 2004 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

A/T SOLENOID REPLACEMENT CRITERIA. *NM

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November 1, 2004 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SPORT SUSPENSION KIT ALIGNMENT SPECIFICATIONS. THE SPECS AREN’T ENTIRELY THE SAME AS THE STANDARD IN THE S/M. *NM

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September 16, 2004 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION SOLENOID REPLACEMENT CRITERIA. ACURA TECH LINE SUMMARY FOR DEALER DISTRIBUTION. *TT

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September 16, 2004 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SENDING HONDA DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM (HDS) SNAPSHOTS. ACURA TECH LINE SUMMARY FOR DEALER DISTRIBUTION. *TT

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May 9, 2008 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

ACURA: WARRANTY EXTENSION: VEHICLE WARRANTY MILEAGE. A FEDERAL COURT PROVIDED FINAL APPROVAL OF THE SETTLEMENT OF A CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT ALLEGING THAT THE ODOMETERS ON CERTAIN MODELS WERE OVERSTATING MILEAGE. VEHICLES AFFECTED BY THIS SETT

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May 9, 2008 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

ACURA: WARRANTY EXTENSION: VEHICLE WARRANTY MILEAGE. A FEDERAL COURT PROVIDED FINAL APPROVAL OF THE SETTLEMENT OF A CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT ALLEGING THAT THE ODOMETERS ON CERTAIN MODELS WERE OVERSTATING MILEAGE. VEHICLES AFFECTED BY THIS SETT

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January 1, 2005 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

P1706 A/T SWITCH SHORT OR OPEN. *EH

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May 16, 2005 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

CRANKS WON’T START, IMMOBILIZER LIGHT FLASHES. *TT

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September 1, 2005 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

POWER DOOR LOCKS WON’T LOCK OR UNLOCK. ACURA. SERVICENEWS. *TT

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November 2, 2005 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

MIL COMES ON WITH DTC P1077 (INTAKE MANIFOLD RUNNER CONTROL (IMRI) / INTAKE MANIFOLD TUNING (IMT) SYSTEM MALFUNCTION (LOW RPM). *TT

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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 1, 2004 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

REPAIRING ATF LEAKS UNDER WARRANTY. ACURA. SERVICENEWS. APRIL 2004. *TT

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April 1, 2004 140000 AIR BAGS

SRS INDICATOR ON AFTER BODY SHOP REPAIR. CHECK FOR SRS DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES. ACURA SERVICENEWS. APRIL 2004. *TT

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May 1, 2004 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

USE THE HONDA DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM TO READ SRS DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES. ACURA SERVICENEWS. MAY 2004. *TT

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May 1, 2004 353100 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES

AUDIO UNIT AND NAVI ANTI-THEFT CODES AVAILABLE ON IN. ACURA SERVICENEWS. MAY 2004. *TT

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June 7, 2005 583000 CHILD SEAT:LATCH STRAP

CHILD SEAT ANCHOR LOCATING BUTTON IS MISSING. *TT

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June 1, 2004 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

ENGINE IDLE PROBLEMS CHECK THE IAC VALVE. *EH

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May 31, 2008 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

LOAD CARRYING CAPACITY REDUCED LABEL FOR ALL ACURA VEHICLES. *PE

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June 18, 2004 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

EXHAUST NOISE DURING HARD ACCELERATION. *TT

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June 11, 2004 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

ENGINE HESITATES WHEN ACCELERATING FROM A STOP. *TT

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May 9, 2008 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

WARRANTY EXTENSION: VEHICLE WARRANTY MILEAGE. *KB AFFECTS 2002 THROUGH 2006 ACURA MODELS. UPDATED 8/15/08. *PE

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May 28, 2004 103300 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)

NOTCHY FEEL WHEN SHIFTING. *MJ

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May 4, 2004 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

ENGINE HESITATES WHEN ACCELERATING FROM A STOP. *MJ

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January 1, 2004 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

ALWAYS UPDATE SOFTWARE IN REPLACEMENT ENGINE CONTROL MODULES/POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULES. ACURA. SERVICENEWS. *TT

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July 18, 2008 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

ACURA: 6 SPEED MANUAL TRANSMISSION GRINDS WHEN SHIFTING INTO 3RD GEAR, POPS OUT OF 3RD GEAR, OR IS HARD TO SHIFT INTO 3RD GEAR. TRANSMISSION HAS A FAULTY 3RD GEAR SYNCHRONIZER OR 3-4 SHIFT SLEEVE. *PE

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November 29, 2005 137000 VISIBILITY:REAR WINDOW WIPER/WASHER

REAR WINDOW WIPER IS NOISY OR DOES NOT WORK. *TS

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