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  • (4.8) 31 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,453$11,409
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 20
  • Engine: 265-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: 4x4
  • Seats: 7
2005 Acura MDX

Our Take on the 2005 Acura MDX

What We Don't Like

  • Ride on rougher surfaces
  • Fuel economy
  • Price

Notable Features

  • Seven-passenger capacity
  • 265-hp V-6
  • Car-based construction
  • Standard AWD
  • Available rearview camera

2005 Acura MDX Reviews Expert Reviews

Acura's midsize crossover SUV, known as the MDX, has been on the market since the all-new 2001 model was introduced in late 2000. And even though a whole-new generation is still a few years away, Honda hasn't been letting its premium sport utility stagnate. For 2003, it got more power. A year later, the exterior got a minor makeover. And now, for 2005, the vehicle gets some interior e... Read full review for the 2005 Acura MDX

Consumer Reviews


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Good but not great....

by jcwCT from New Haven, CT on September 10, 2010

We have put 80,000 miles on our MDX and, overall, it has been a good but not great vehicle. Driven day to day, and on long highway trips, the MDX performs very well. Engine & transmission performance... Read Full Review

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2005 Acura MDX Safety Ratings

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There are currently 10 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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