2007 Acura TL - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2007 Acura TL

135 problems have been reported for the 2007 Acura TL.
The following chart shows the 17 most common problems for 2007 Acura TL.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags
with 34 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system
(22 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 2007 Acura TL in the United States are 49,473 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Acura TL owners in the last 12 years is 135, and the age of the vehicle is 12, 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 2007 Acura TL in 2007.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2019

1

2018

13

2017

20

2016

21

2015

11

2014

16

2013

11

2012

6

2011

10

2010

9

2009

4

2008

5

2007

1

Compare the 2007 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 2007 Acura TL
with the Acura TL from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2007 TL is 135
while the average number of problems reported for the 19 model years of the Acura TL is 175.

Table 3. Compare the 2007 Acura TL with other model years