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
3,206
  MDX
1,828
  CL
572
  TSX
543
  RL
413
  RDX
382
  TLX
248
  RSX
166
  Integra
118
  RLX
38
  Legend
17
  SLX
12
  NSX
6

Number of problems reported for all models of Acura built from year 1996 to 2019.

Owners of Acura cars have reported a total of 7,549 problems across all Acura models built from year 1996 to 2019. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Acura models, is 313.9. Cars from Acura's 2004 model year have the most problems reported (971 problems).

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

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Acura
98
  1997 Acura
158
  1998 Acura
123
  1999 Acura
247
  2000 Acura
345
  2001 Acura
670
  2002 Acura
686
  2003 Acura
723
  2004 Acura
971
  2005 Acura
783
  2006 Acura
444
  2007 Acura
318
  2008 Acura
240
  2009 Acura
194
  2010 Acura
196
  2011 Acura
104
  2012 Acura
261
  2013 Acura
125
  2014 Acura
267
  2015 Acura
314
  2016 Acura
157
  2017 Acura
73
  2018 Acura
30
  2019 Acura
6

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 1,946 problems reported. The second most common Acura car problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (1,322 problems).



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