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
3,362
  MDX
2,063
  TSX
609
  CL
583
  RDX
504
  RL
420
  TLX
328
  RSX
169
  Integra
118
  ILX
50
  RLX
47
  Legend
17
  SLX
12
  NSX
8

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

Owners of Acura cars have reported a total of 8,290 problems across all Acura models built from year 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Acura models, is 344.8. Cars from Acura's 2004 model year have the most problems reported (1,010 problems).

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

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Acura
87
  2018 Acura
70
  2017 Acura
119
  2016 Acura
255
  2015 Acura
374
  2014 Acura
315
  2013 Acura
165
  2012 Acura
319
  2011 Acura
120
  2010 Acura
210
  2009 Acura
205
  2008 Acura
267
  2007 Acura
338
  2006 Acura
479
  2005 Acura
842
  2004 Acura
1,010
  2003 Acura
738
  2002 Acura
699
  2001 Acura
689
  2000 Acura
345
  1999 Acura
249
  1998 Acura
123
  1997 Acura
158
  1996 Acura
98

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 2,037 problems reported. The second most common Acura car problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (1,406 problems).



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