Acura - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Compare Acura models

The following chart shows the Acura models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Acura has sold far more TL model cars than the NSX model.

Table 1. Compare Acura models

Acura Model Number of Problems
  TL
3,147
  MDX
1,751
  CL
568
  TSX
501
  RL
410
  RDX
357
  TLX
235
  RSX
165
  Integra
118
  RLX
34
  Legend
17
  SLX
12
  NSX
5

Number of problems reported for all models of Acura built from year 1996 to 2018.

Owners of Acura cars have reported a total of 7,320 problems across all Acura models built from year 1996 to 2018. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Acura models, is 317.6. Cars from Acura's 2004 model year have the most problems reported (952 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Acura
97
  1997 Acura
155
  1998 Acura
122
  1999 Acura
246
  2000 Acura
345
  2001 Acura
667
  2002 Acura
679
  2003 Acura
718
  2004 Acura
952
  2005 Acura
770
  2006 Acura
435
  2007 Acura
308
  2008 Acura
222
  2009 Acura
193
  2010 Acura
195
  2011 Acura
98
  2012 Acura
223
  2013 Acura
120
  2014 Acura
257
  2015 Acura
297
  2016 Acura
147
  2017 Acura
48
  2018 Acura
10

Common problems of Acura Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Acura cars. The number one most common problem of Acura cars is related to the vehicle's power train, with 1,917 problems reported. The second most common Acura car problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (1,297 problems).



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