Defect Investigations of Acura TL

There have been 7 defect investigations conducted for the following Acura TL model year vehicles.

1 Air bags defect investigations of Acura TL vehicles
This investigation was opened on Jun. 11, 2014. It was closed on Mar. 2, 2015. This investigation resulted in a vehicle safety recall.
The office of defects investigation (odi) opened pe14-016 in June 2014 based on six inflator rupture incidents involving consumer owned vehicles produced by five vehicle manufacturers. All six vehicles were operated in florida or puerto rico at the time of the rupture and for the majority of their
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 2003 Acura CL, the 2003 Acura MDX, the 2004 Acura MDX, the 2005 Acura MDX, the 2006 Acura MDX, the 2005 Acura RL, the 2002 Acura TL, the 2003 Acura TL, the 2002 BMW 3 Series, the 2004 BMW 325, the 2005 BMW 325, the 2006 BMW 325, the 2004 BMW 330, the 2005 BMW 330, the 2006 BMW 330, the 2004 BMW M3, the 2005 BMW M3, the 2006 BMW M3, the 2005 Chrysler 300, the 2006 Chrysler 300, the 2007 Chrysler 300, the 2005 Chrysler 300C, the 2006 Chrysler 300C, the 2007 Chrysler 300C, the 2007 Chrysler Aspen, the 2005 Chrysler SRT8, the 2006 Chrysler SRT8, the 2007 Chrysler SRT8, the 2005 Dodge Charger, the 2006 Dodge Charger, the 2007 Dodge Charger, the 2005 Dodge Dakota, the 2006 Dodge Dakota, the 2007 Dodge Dakota, the 2004 Dodge Durango, the 2005 Dodge Durango, the 2006 Dodge Durango, the 2007 Dodge Durango, the 2005 Dodge Magnum, the 2006 Dodge Magnum, the 2007 Dodge Magnum, the 2003 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2004 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2005 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2006 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2007 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2003 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2004 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2005 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2006 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2007 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2003 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2004 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2005 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2006 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2007 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2005 Ford GT, the 2006 Ford GT, the 2005 Ford Mustang, the 2006 Ford Mustang, the 2007 Ford Mustang, the 2008 Ford Mustang, the 2004 Ford Ranger, the 2005 Ford Ranger, the 2001 Honda Accord, the 2002 Honda Accord, the 2003 Honda Accord, the 2004 Honda Accord, the 2005 Honda Accord, the 2006 Honda Accord, the 2007 Honda Accord, the 2001 Honda Civic, the 2002 Honda Civic, the 2003 Honda Civic, the 2004 Honda Civic, the 2005 Honda Civic, the 2003 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2005 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2002 Honda CR-V, the 2003 Honda CR-V, the 2004 Honda CR-V, the 2005 Honda CR-V, the 2006 Honda CR-V, the 2003 Honda Element, the 2004 Honda Element, the 2005 Honda Element, the 2006 Honda Element, the 2007 Honda Element, the 2008 Honda Element, the 2009 Honda Element, the 2010 Honda Element, the 2011 Honda Element, the 2002 Honda Odyssey, the 2003 Honda Odyssey, the 2004 Honda Odyssey, the 2003 Honda Pilot, the 2004 Honda Pilot, the 2005 Honda Pilot, the 2006 Honda Pilot, the 2007 Honda Pilot, the 2006 Honda Ridgeline, the 2003 Infiniti FX35, the 2004 Infiniti FX35, the 2005 Infiniti FX35, the 2003 Infiniti FX45, the 2004 Infiniti FX45, the 2005 Infiniti FX45, the 2003 Infiniti I35, the 2004 Infiniti I35, the 2006 Infiniti M35, the 2006 Infiniti M45, the 2002 Lexus SC, the 2003 Lexus SC, the 2004 Lexus SC, the 2005 Lexus SC, the 2004 Mazda B-series Truck, the 2005 Mazda B-series Truck, the 2003 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2004 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2005 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2006 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2007 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2008 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2006 Mazda Mazdaspeed6, the 2007 Mazda Mazdaspeed6, the 2004 Mazda MPV, the 2005 Mazda MPV, the 2004 Mazda RX8, the 2005 Mazda RX8, the 2006 Mazda RX8, the 2007 Mazda RX8, the 2008 Mazda RX8, the 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2006 Mitsubishi Raider, the 2007 Mitsubishi Raider, the 2003 Nissan Pathfinder, the 2004 Nissan Pathfinder, the 2004 Nissan Sentra, the 2005 Nissan Sentra, the 2006 Nissan Sentra, the 2003 Pontiac Vibe, the 2004 Pontiac Vibe, the 2005 Pontiac Vibe, the 2005 SAAB 9-2x, the 2003 Subaru Baja, the 2004 Subaru Baja, the 2005 Subaru Baja, the 2003 Subaru Impreza, the 2004 Subaru Impreza, the 2005 Subaru Impreza, the 2003 Subaru Legacy, the 2004 Subaru Legacy, the 2005 Subaru Legacy, the 2003 Subaru Outback, the 2004 Subaru Outback, the 2005 Subaru Outback, the Takata Air Bag Inflator, the 2002 Toyota Corolla, the 2003 Toyota Corolla, the 2004 Toyota Corolla, the 2005 Toyota Corolla, the 2003 Toyota Matrix, the 2004 Toyota Matrix, the 2005 Toyota Matrix, the 2002 Toyota Sequoia, the 2003 Toyota Sequoia, the 2004 Toyota Sequoia, the 2005 Toyota Sequoia, the 2003 Toyota Tundra, the 2004 Toyota Tundra, the 2005 Toyota Tundra.
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2 Air bags defect investigations of Acura TL vehicles
This investigation was opened on Nov. 2, 2009. It was closed on May. 6, 2010. This rq investigation was opened to collect and analyze additional information to better evaluate the scope and timeliness of Honda's two safety recalls addressing rupturing of the driver's side air bag inflators (08v-593 and 09v-259).
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 2002 Acura TL, the 2001 Honda Accord, the 2002 Honda Accord, the 2001 Honda Civic.
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3 Windshield wiper/washer motor defect investigations of Acura TL vehicles
This investigation was opened on Nov. 29, 2007. It was closed on Mar. 5, 2008. This investigation resulted in a vehicle safety recall.
The manufacturer notified NHTSA by letter dated February 26, 2008, that a safety related recall has been initiated to correct this problem on certain model year 2004 and 2005 Acura tl vehicles. The recall affects approximately 129,600 subject vehicles manufactured between March 2003 and may 2005.
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 2004 Acura TL, the 2005 Acura TL.
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4 Electrical system defect investigations of Acura TL vehicles
This investigation was opened on Jan. 13, 2005. It was closed on Feb. 2, 2005. This investigation resulted in a vehicle safety recall.
the above failure report counts are for model year (my) 1999 - 2001 Honda accord models that were not within the scope of a related Honda recall action (NHTSA 03v423); these vehicles were investigated by odi under defect petition (dp) 04-006.
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1999 Acura TL, the 2000 Acura TL, the 1999 Honda Accord, the 2000 Honda Accord, the 2001 Honda Accord, the 2002 Honda Accord, the 1997 Honda Prelude, the 1998 Honda Prelude, the 1999 Honda Prelude, the 2000 Honda Prelude, the 2001 Honda Prelude.
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5 Automatic transmission defect investigations of Acura TL vehicles
This investigation was opened on Oct. 28, 2002. It was closed on Mar. 5, 2003. See attached report.
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 2001 Acura CL, the 2002 Acura CL, the 2003 Acura CL, the 2000 Acura TL, the 2001 Acura TL, the 2002 Acura TL, the 2003 Acura TL.
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6 Air bags: air bag control module defect investigations of Acura TL vehicles
The office of defects investigation (odi) is expanding the investigation to include the equipment supplier and vehicle manufacturers (oems) using this unit. The investigation focuses on acus manufactured by trw, now zf-trw (zf) , the tier-one supplier to Hyundai and kia and the other affected oems.
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 2014 Acura RLX, the 2015 Acura RLX, the 2018 Acura RLX, the 2019 Acura RLX, the 2014 Acura Rlx Hybrid, the 2017 Acura Rlx Hybrid, the 2012 Acura TL, the 2013 Acura TL, the 2014 Acura TL, the 2015 Acura TLX, the 2016 Acura TLX, the 2013 Acura TSX, the 2014 Acura Tsx Sport Wagon, the 2012 Acura Tsx Sportswagon, the 2013 Acura Tsx Sportswagon, the 2011 Dodge Nitro, the 2009 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2010 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2012 Fiat 500, the 2013 Fiat 500, the 2015 Fiat 500, the 2013 Honda Accord, the 2014 Honda Accord, the 2015 Honda Accord, the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid, the 2015 Honda Accord Hybrid, the 2012 Honda Civic, the 2013 Honda Civic, the 2014 Honda Civic, the 2015 Honda Civic, the 2013 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2014 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2014 Honda CR-V, the 2015 Honda CR-V, the 2012 Honda FIT, the 2014 Honda FIT, the 2015 Honda FIT, the 2016 Honda FIT, the 2017 Honda FIT, the 2014 Honda Fit Ev, the 2012 Honda Ridgeline, the 2014 Hyundai Sonata, the 2015 Hyundai Sonata, the 2016 Hyundai Sonata, the 2018 Hyundai Sonata, the 2013 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, the 2014 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, the 2015 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, the 2018 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, the 2019 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, the 2016 Jeep Compass, the 2015 Jeep Patriot, the 2017 Jeep Patriot, the 2010 Jeep Wrangler, the 2011 Jeep Wrangler, the 2012 Jeep Wrangler, the 2013 Jeep Wrangler, the 2014 Jeep Wrangler, the 2016 Jeep Wrangler, the 2017 Jeep Wrangler, the 2013 Kia Motor Forte, the 2013 Kia Motor Optima, the 2014 Kia Motor Optima, the 2015 Kia Motor Optima, the 2018 Kia Motor Optima, the 2019 Kia Motor Optima, the 2012 Kia Motor Optima Hybrid, the 2014 Kia Motor Optima Hybrid, the 2015 Kia Motor Optima Hybrid, the 2016 Kia Motor Optima Hybrid, the 2014 Kia Motor Sedona, the 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2014 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2015 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2016 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2010 RAM 1500, the 2011 RAM 1500, the 2012 RAM 1500, the 2010 RAM 2500, the 2011 RAM 2500, the 2012 RAM 2500, the 2010 RAM 3500, the 2011 RAM 3500, the 2012 RAM 3500, the 2011 RAM 4500, the 2012 RAM 4500, the 2011 RAM 5500, the 2012 Toyota Avalon, the 2013 Toyota Avalon, the 2015 Toyota Avalon, the 2018 Toyota Avalon, the 2014 Toyota Avalon Hybrid, the 2016 Toyota Avalon Hybrid, the 2017 Toyota Avalon Hybrid, the 2018 Toyota Avalon Hybrid, the 2012 Toyota Corolla, the 2013 Toyota Corolla, the 2014 Toyota Corolla, the 2019 Toyota Corolla, the 2012 Toyota Matrix, the 2013 Toyota Matrix, the 2014 Toyota Sequoia, the 2015 Toyota Sequoia, the 2016 Toyota Sequoia, the 2017 Toyota Sequoia, the 2012 Toyota Tacoma, the 2013 Toyota Tacoma, the 2014 Toyota Tacoma, the 2017 Toyota Tacoma, the 2018 Toyota Tacoma, the 2019 Toyota Tacoma, the 2013 Toyota Tundra, the 2014 Toyota Tundra, the 2015 Toyota Tundra, the 2016 Toyota Tundra, the 2017 Toyota Tundra, the ZF Air Bag Control Unit.
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7 Front air bags defect investigations of Acura TL vehicles
The office of defects investigation (odi) opened pe14-016 in June 2014 based on six inflator rupture incidents involving consumer owned vehicles produced by five vehicle manufacturers. All six vehicles were operated in florida or puerto rico at the time of the rupture and for the majority of their
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 2003 Acura CL, the 2003 Acura MDX, the 2004 Acura MDX, the 2005 Acura MDX, the 2006 Acura MDX, the 2005 Acura RL, the 2002 Acura TL, the 2003 Acura TL, the 2002 BMW 3 Series, the 2004 BMW 325, the 2005 BMW 325, the 2006 BMW 325, the 2004 BMW 330, the 2005 BMW 330, the 2006 BMW 330, the 2004 BMW M3, the 2005 BMW M3, the 2006 BMW M3, the 2005 Chrysler 300, the 2006 Chrysler 300, the 2007 Chrysler 300, the 2005 Chrysler 300C, the 2006 Chrysler 300C, the 2007 Chrysler 300C, the 2007 Chrysler Aspen, the 2005 Chrysler SRT8, the 2006 Chrysler SRT8, the 2007 Chrysler SRT8, the 2005 Dodge Charger, the 2006 Dodge Charger, the 2007 Dodge Charger, the 2005 Dodge Dakota, the 2006 Dodge Dakota, the 2007 Dodge Dakota, the 2004 Dodge Durango, the 2005 Dodge Durango, the 2006 Dodge Durango, the 2007 Dodge Durango, the 2005 Dodge Magnum, the 2006 Dodge Magnum, the 2007 Dodge Magnum, the 2003 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2004 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2005 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2006 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2007 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2003 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2004 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2005 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2006 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2007 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2003 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2004 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2005 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2006 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2007 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2005 Ford GT, the 2006 Ford GT, the 2005 Ford Mustang, the 2006 Ford Mustang, the 2007 Ford Mustang, the 2008 Ford Mustang, the 2004 Ford Ranger, the 2005 Ford Ranger, the 2001 Honda Accord, the 2002 Honda Accord, the 2003 Honda Accord, the 2004 Honda Accord, the 2005 Honda Accord, the 2006 Honda Accord, the 2007 Honda Accord, the 2001 Honda Civic, the 2002 Honda Civic, the 2003 Honda Civic, the 2004 Honda Civic, the 2005 Honda Civic, the 2003 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2005 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2002 Honda CR-V, the 2003 Honda CR-V, the 2004 Honda CR-V, the 2005 Honda CR-V, the 2006 Honda CR-V, the 2003 Honda Element, the 2004 Honda Element, the 2005 Honda Element, the 2006 Honda Element, the 2007 Honda Element, the 2008 Honda Element, the 2009 Honda Element, the 2010 Honda Element, the 2011 Honda Element, the 2002 Honda Odyssey, the 2003 Honda Odyssey, the 2004 Honda Odyssey, the 2003 Honda Pilot, the 2004 Honda Pilot, the 2005 Honda Pilot, the 2006 Honda Pilot, the 2007 Honda Pilot, the 2006 Honda Ridgeline, the 2003 Infiniti FX35, the 2004 Infiniti FX35, the 2005 Infiniti FX35, the 2003 Infiniti FX45, the 2004 Infiniti FX45, the 2005 Infiniti FX45, the 2003 Infiniti I35, the 2004 Infiniti I35, the 2006 Infiniti M35, the 2006 Infiniti M45, the 2002 Lexus SC, the 2003 Lexus SC, the 2004 Lexus SC, the 2005 Lexus SC, the 2004 Mazda B-series Truck, the 2005 Mazda B-series Truck, the 2003 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2004 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2005 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2006 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2007 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2008 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2006 Mazda Mazdaspeed6, the 2007 Mazda Mazdaspeed6, the 2004 Mazda MPV, the 2005 Mazda MPV, the 2004 Mazda RX8, the 2005 Mazda RX8, the 2006 Mazda RX8, the 2007 Mazda RX8, the 2008 Mazda RX8, the 2003 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2006 Mitsubishi Raider, the 2007 Mitsubishi Raider, the 2003 Nissan Pathfinder, the 2004 Nissan Pathfinder, the 2003 Nissan Sentra, the 2004 Nissan Sentra, the 2005 Nissan Sentra, the 2006 Nissan Sentra, the 2003 Pontiac Vibe, the 2004 Pontiac Vibe, the 2005 Pontiac Vibe, the 2005 SAAB 9-2x, the 2003 Subaru Baja, the 2004 Subaru Baja, the 2005 Subaru Baja, the 2004 Subaru Impreza, the 2005 Subaru Impreza, the 2003 Subaru Legacy, the 2004 Subaru Legacy, the 2005 Subaru Legacy, the 2003 Subaru Outback, the 2004 Subaru Outback, the 2005 Subaru Outback, the Takata Air Bag Inflator, the 2003 Toyota Corolla, the 2004 Toyota Corolla, the 2005 Toyota Corolla, the 2003 Toyota Matrix, the 2004 Toyota Matrix, the 2005 Toyota Matrix, the 2002 Toyota Sequoia, the 2003 Toyota Sequoia, the 2004 Toyota Sequoia, the 2005 Toyota Sequoia, the 2003 Toyota Tundra, the 2004 Toyota Tundra, the 2005 Toyota Tundra.
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