Seats Problems of Acura TL

Acura TL owners have reported 23 seats related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 3 most common seats problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's seats (20 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's front seat head restraint (2 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Seats related problems of Acura TL

  Recently reported Seats problems of Acura TL

The Seats problem

Simply driving down the highway when the passenger seat side airbag deployed. Car has not been in an accident and did not hit a pothole. Research online finds this to be a common problem, but Acura does not appear to be concerned.   Read details...

The Front Seat Head Restraint problem

The front seat headrests (aka head restraints) cause severe neck pain no matter how the seats are adjusted. This pain is caused by the forward tilt to the headrest that cannot be adjusted. The tilt in the headrest causes the driver's head to be pushed forward in a downward-looking angle.   Read details...

The Front Seat Heater/cooler problem

Driver seat heater is causing a burning smell when turned on. This could cause a fire while the car is being driven. The smell is likely due to a problem with the seat heating element. There is likely to be a short in the heating element wires.   Read details...

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