2008 Acura TSX Recalls

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    13V093000
    Recall Date
    03/15/2013
    Component
    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
    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.

    Consequence

    A VEHICLE STALL INCREASES THE RISK OF A CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    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.

  • Recall Number
    13V093000
    Recall Date
    03/15/2013
    Component
    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
    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.

    Consequence

    A VEHICLE STALL INCREASES THE RISK OF A CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    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.

  • Recall Number
    10V174000
    Recall Date
    04/29/2010
    Component
    STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE, PIPING, AND CONNECTIONS
    Summary

    HONDA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2004 THROUGH 2008 ACURA TSX PASSENGER VEHICLES MANUFACTURED BETWEEN SEPTEMBER 25, 2002 AND FEBRUARY 13, 2008. PROLONGED HIGH UNDER HOOD TEMPERATURES MAY CAUSE THE POWER STEERING HOSE TO DETERIORATE PREMATURELY AND MAY CAUSE THE HOSE TO CRACK AND LEAK POWER STEERING OIL.

    Consequence

    OIL LEAKING ONTO A HOT EXHAUST PIPE WILL GENERATE SMOKE AND A BURNING SMELL, AND COULD POTENTIALLY RESULT IN AN UNDER HOOD FIRE.

    What Owners Should Do

    HONDA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND DEALERS WILL REPAIR THE VEHICLES FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR ABOUT MAY 28, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT ACURA CLIENT SERVICES AT 1-800-382-2238.

What Should You Do?

Contact your dealer as soon as possible
Every recall is serious, so it’s important that you contact an authorized service center as soon as possible to make an appointment to get it fixed.