Brakes Failed Problems of Acura TL

Acura TL owners have reported 5 problems related to brakes failed (under the service brakes category). The most recently reported issues are listed below. Also please check out the statistics and reliability analysis of Acura TL based on all problems reported for the TL.

car image   Brakes Failed problem of the 1998 Acura TL 1
Failure Date: 06/03/2009

No events indicating a failure was imminent. Pedal brake for 1998 Acura failed to stop while driving in stop/go municipal traffic. Car accelerated out of control and hit an off road tree and was a total unrepairable loss. Police investigated. Car occupants transported to hospital for emergency treatment. No other personal injuries. Only minor property collateral property damages. Reported to auto insurance carrier and Honda America. Honda America declined to investigate or inspect the vehicle and claimed the gas pedal was mistakenly engaged instead of the pedal brake. Confirmed by ha letter. Acura owner settled claim with insurance company. . Read more...

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car image   Brakes Failed problem of the 2007 Acura TL 2
Failure Date: 09/09/2006

The contact owns a 2007 Acura Tl. The contact had to make a sudden stop and experienced brake and steering failure. She swerved and crashed into a building. The air bag deployed. The vehicle was taken to the dealer. The diagnosis concluded that the braking system and steering were working properly. The speed was unknown. The failure mileage was 76,059 and current mileage was 76,100.

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car image   Brakes Failed problem of the 2002 Acura TL 3
Failure Date: 11/01/2004

Brake failure occurred with such little usage. The front and rear disc brakes were replaced. The brakes were extremely worn out prematurely which progressed to metal to metal contact. There was sever pulsation when the brakes were applied.

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car image   Brakes Failed problem of the 1999 Acura TL 4
Failure Date: 02/10/2001

Coming to normal low speed stop at traffic light, brakes engaged but failed to respond to increasing pressure applied. Pedal depressed with no effect on speed of car causing rear end collision. No damage to other vehicle.

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car image   Brakes Failed problem of the 2000 Acura TL 5

When pedal was applied it felt spungy and soft. While in a stop position at a light, brakes depressed. Pedal fades away--to keep still, more pressure had to be applied. Owner is afraid that brake failure could occur. Dealer has been contacted.

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