Air Brake Problems of Acura TL

Acura TL owners have reported 5 air brake related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 3 most common air brake problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's air brake (3 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's air brake disc rotor (1 problem). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Air Brake related problems of Acura TL

  Recently reported Air Brake problems of Acura TL

The Air Brake problem

2006 Acura Tl with 49000 miles. The brake pedal suddenly became very mushy and had to slam the brake pedal to the floor to stop the car. It did finally. Took it to a local automotive place and they insisted it just need a brake flush. Done. . . The brakes were still not up to standard but better.   Read details...

The Air Brake Disc Rotor problem

The front disc brakes rotors on the 2002 Acura Tl wear unevenly or swell in the heat. This causes the steering wheel of the car, and thus the car, to shake during stops. This condition happens while stopping slowly or quickly. This condition is unsafe.   Read details...

The Air Brake Antilock problem

I had a terrifying experience with sudden acceleration with the car heading well over 100 mph on the PA turnpike. Nothing in car responded - brakes, emergency brake, gear shifting. . . Had to turn off car to stop it! roadside assistance was called.   Read details...

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