Concept Cars

At-A-Glance / Overview

Hi-resolution Images / Desktop Wallpapers

Green Cars

Tuned, Modified, Custom Cars

Car Videos

Japanese Cars Specifications

Search   
RSS Feed JapaneseSportCars.com is on YouTube  JapaneseSportCars.com is on Twitter.  Follow Us  JapaneseSportCars.com is on Facebook.  Become a Fan

2008 ACURA TSX RECALL (ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING)

Make: Acura
Model Year: 2008
Model: TSX
NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V093000
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Vehicles Affected: 76,253
Owner Notified Date: N/A
Report Received Date: 03/15/2013
Record Creation Date: 03/15/2013

2008 Acura TSX DEFECT SUMMARY

Honda is recalling certain model year 2004-2008 Acura TSX vehicles originally sold in, or currently registered in, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin and the District of Columbia. In states that use corrosive materials for deicing, driver's footwear may bring in materials that saturate the vehicle's carpeting, which is in contact with the vehicle's engine Electronic Control Unit (ECU). As a result, the ECU case may experience rust or corrosion. This damage may potentially cause the engine to stall.

2008 Acura TSX DEFECT CONSEQUENCE SUMMARY

A vehicle stall increases the risk of a crash.

2008 Acura TSX RECALL CORRECTIVE SUMMARY

Honda will notify owners and Acura dealers will inspect the vehicle and replace any damaged ECU, free of charge. All vehicles will have a waterproof cover installed onto the ECU, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on April 11, 2013. Owners may contact Acura Client Relations at 1-800-382-2238 and select option 4 or go to www.recalls.acura.com.
Honda's recall campaign numbers are S86.Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

Share Your Thoughts

Acura Recalls this year

No Recall found for Acura in 2020

Acura Recalls in 2019

Acura Recalls in 2018