2001 Acura TL - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

🔎 Common problems of the 2001 Acura TL

169 problems have been reported for the 2001 Acura TL.
The following chart shows the 13 most common problems for 2001 Acura TL.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's power train
with 120 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system
(8 problems).

In our research we use the PPMY index to compare the reliability of vehicles. The PPMY index of a certain model is defined as the problems reported per thousand vehicles per Year. The total sales of the 2001 Acura TL in the United States are 34,864 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Acura TL owners in the last 19 years is 169, and the age of the vehicle is 19, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service
years since the debut of the 2001 Acura TL in 2001.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2020

0

2019

4

2018

0

2017

0

2016

3

2015

1

2014

1

2013

6

2012

4

2011

15

2010

16

2009

10

2008

8

2007

6

2006

5

2005

12

2004

6

2003

20

2002

23

2001

3

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Compare the 2001 Acura TL with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Acura TL,
the following table can be used to compare the 2001 Acura TL
with the Acura TL from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2001 TL is 169
while the average number of problems reported for the 19 model years of the Acura TL is 180.

Table 3. Compare the 2001 Acura TL with other model years