Steering Related Problems of the 2002 Acura TL

Table 1 shows three common steering related problems of the 2002 Acura TL.

Table 1. Steering related problems of Acura TL

Problem Category Number of Problems
Steering problems
Power Steering Hose, Piping, And Connections problems
Power Steering Light On problems
Steering problem #1

Vehical slips out of gears while driving on the hwy also feels like the car wheels or maybe even the transmission locks up while on the hwy . A very bad jerk , it seems like the gears are locking up for a quick second after the jerk it will proceed on . The jerks. These jerks are starting to damage my suspension and also my gears. . There was asafety recall for the transmissoion gears . I have taken my vhical to Acura of cerrittos and they refused to inspect and notify me of my vehical transmission gears status they said there was a oil line that was added but they cant show me where the work was done. While driving my vehical home from the dealership Acura of cerritos this transmission gears started locking up so bad that the jerks injured me my girlfriend and 3 of our kids and damaged my steering and suspension. Please help.

Power Steering Hose, Piping, And Connections problem #2

The contact owns a 2002 Acura Tl. While performing an oil change, the mechanic stated that the power steering hose needed to be replaced. The vehicle has not been diagnosed by the dealer and the contact did not notice any differences beforehand. The current and failure mileages were 76,000. Update 10/01/08.

Power Steering Light On problem #3

The contact owns a 2002 Acura Tl. The contact stated that the steering wheel seized and there was smoke rising from the engine compartment. The contact also mentioned there was a visible power steering leak and the brake lights illuminated intermittently. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic who stated that the steering hose and brake sensor needed to be replaced. The vehicle was repaired, but the failure recurred. The manufacturer was notified. The approximate failure mileage was 96,000.

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