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2003 Acura MD-X
3.5L 6-cyl Engine Code J35A5 Engine Code J35A5
260 bhp. @ 5750 rpm / Torque: 250 ft. lbs. @ 3500 rpm
24 Valves Single Overhead Camshaft Variable Valve Timing
3.5L - V 6-cyl (3471 cc) (Gasoline)
Compression Ratio: 10:1

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  API*
    All TEMPS  »  5W-20, 0W-20 [1]
  2. Automatic Transmission

  3. Transfer Case

  4. Rear Differential

    Differential, Rear  »  GLS80

    All TEMPS  » 
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  5. Power Steering Fluid

    Power Steering Fluid  »  PS001

    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  6. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [2]
  7. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [2]
  8. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] Acura Engine Oil Application Guide (Rev. 12/1/11) indicates
    that 0W-20 is acceptable to use in this application.
    [2] Acura Heavy Duty Brake Fluid DOT 3, P/N 08798-9008A

  9. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, without filter  »  4 liters [1]
    Engine, with filter  »  4.3 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  7.1 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, MDKA Initial Fill  »  2.7 liters
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    5 speed MDKA  »  7.3 liters
    Differential, Rear  »  2.7 liters
    Transfer Case, U/K TRC  »  0.4 liters
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  10. Chassis Lubrication

    0-1 Fittings, 0 Plugs  »  LM
  11. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  29 ft/lbs
    Transfer Case
    Fill Plug 33 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 33 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter Ea® Oil Filter (EA15K13)  
    Oil Filter WIX 57356 Oil Filter  
    Air Filter WIX 46802 Air Filter  
    Cabin Air Filter WIX 24897 Cabin Air Filter  
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOB Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    AST Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    API P.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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ALM 5W-20 Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil (ALM)

The Top Tier of AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil delivers extraordinary lubrication in all types of automotive gasoline engines. Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. Precision-f...
XLM 5W-20 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLM)

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fue...
OEM 5W-20 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OEM)

OE Synthetic Motor Oil is for mechanics and drivers seeking peace of mind protection and exceptional value in synthetic motor oil. It delivers 100 percent synthetic engine protection for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and dir...
ATF Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
OTF OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
MTG 75W-90 (GL-4) Synthetic Gear Lube (MTG)

AMSOIL Synthetic Manual Transmission and Transaxle Gear Lube (MTG) is a premium blend of the finest synthetic base oils and advanced, high-performance additives. It is formulated specifically for maximum protection in the most demanding manual trans...
AGL SEVERE GEAR 80W-90 (AGL)

A multi-functional lubricant designed to surpass the requirements of equipment and automotive applications calling for an SAE 80W-90 viscosity grade. Formulated with wax-free synthetic base oils and high-quality additives, AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® res...
SVG 75W 90 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVG)

Formulated for the severe operating conditions of today’s pick-up trucks, SUVs, heavy equipment and other hard-working vehicles. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engi...
SVT 75W-110 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVT)

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are engineered for high-demand applications, including trailer towing, heavy hauling, 4X4 off-road driving, commercial use and racing. Protects gears and bearings from scoring and wea...
BFLV DOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPC Passenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
wix oil filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.
wix air filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Air Filters

WIX panel element air filters have a linear path through the filter for low airflow restriction & an exclusive pocket pleat for the filter media. Radial air filters are constructed of mesh screen on the inside wall diameter for element strength and media protection from backfire.
wix cabin filter WIX Cabin Air Filters

WIX offers high-efficiency cabin air filters for passenger cars, light trucks, heavy trucks, buses & off-highway vehicles. Trap & eliminate harmful microbes in the filter medium and reduce the opportunity for those microbes to be released into the air of vehicle occupants.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Rotate
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A circular frame of hard material that may be solid or partly solid, is capable of turning on an axle, and holds the rubber cushion that contains compressed air.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Rear differential fluid
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Lubricant that permits quiet and low friction operation of the differential. Can be gear oil, transmission fluid, or a more specialized fluid specified by the manufacturer.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake lines, hoses & connections
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Tubes and their connections that carry brake fluid between the various components in a vehicle's brake system.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brakes
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A vehicle's stopping mechanism comprised of a pedal connected to a hydraulic master cylinder that can actuate clamping and/or expanding devices at all four wheels that slow or stop a vehicle's rolling motion. Also used to refer to the brake system's most frequently replaced parts, brake pads and/or brake shoes.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Cooling system hoses & connections
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of rubber hoses through which coolant flows from the radiator through the engine and cooling system.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Exhaust system
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of tubing that routes exhaust gases from the exhaust manifold to the rear of the car and into the air. The exhaust system includes catalytic converters and mufflers that help reduce air and noise pollution generated by an engine.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fluid levels
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The amount of liquid in reservoirs and sumps accessible from the topside of the vehicle: engine coolant, automatic transmission fluid, windshield washer fluid, power steering fluid, brake and/or clutch fluid, and engine oil.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fuel lines, hoses & connections
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The tubing and connections that carry fuel throughout a vehicle.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Parking brake
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The mechanical brake connected by cables to either a ratcheting hand lever or foot pedal used to hold or apply a vehicle's rear and sometimes front brakes while left unattended or under conditions of hydraulic circuit failure. Sometimes referred to as the emergency brake.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Steering
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The collection of components that enable the operator to direct a vehicle in a desired direction.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Suspension
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The assemblage of joints, links and other components between a vehicle and its wheels. The suspension in concert with the wheels and tires is largely responsible for a given vehicle's ride and handling characteristics
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect boots & seals
Item:
Drive axles
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: In a front-wheel drive vehicle or a rear-wheel drive vehicle with independent rear suspension, the short axles that connect the driven wheels with the driving force. Drive axles typically have CV (constant velocity)-joints on their ends.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect/adjust
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.03
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Rear differential fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Lubricant that permits quiet and low friction operation of the differential. Can be gear oil, transmission fluid, or a more specialized fluid specified by the manufacturer.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
45,000 miles (72,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Valve clearance
Interval in Month(s):
84
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The maximum amount of space between a rocker arm or cam and the part it contacts to actuate a valve.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Check
Item:
Idle speed
Interval in Month(s):
84
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The RPM of the engine free from load (all accessories off), at normal operating temperature and in neutral (or, in the case of an automatic transmission, park or neutral).
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
84
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Timing belt
Interval in Month(s):
84
Labor Units:
3.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A "toothed" belt that drives an overhead camshaft or camshafts (and in some vehicles a water pump).
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
120
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
2002-06-01
Bulletin Number:
602
NHTSA Item Number:
637623

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding timing belt tensioner bolt torque specification. ( nhtsa item number - 637623 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-07-01
Bulletin Number:
010702
NHTSA Item Number:
636799

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:belts and associated pulleys.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding torque specifications missing for timing belt tensioner. ( nhtsa item number - 636799 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-09-01
Bulletin Number:
09012002
NHTSA Item Number:
10009285

Component Description: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Headlights turn off only in auto position. Acura. Servicenews. ( nhtsa item number - 10009285 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-09-01
Bulletin Number:
09012002
NHTSA Item Number:
10009287

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Outside temperature indicator logic. Acura. Servicenews. ( nhtsa item number - 10009287 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-10-01
Bulletin Number:
100102
NHTSA Item Number:
10005950

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Poor air conditioner cooling on hard acceleration. Acura servicenews. ( nhtsa item number - 10005950 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-10-01
Bulletin Number:
1002
NHTSA Item Number:
10009249

Component Description: Fuel system, other:storage:tank assembly:pressure relief devices.

Service Bulletin Summary: Special tool for fuel pressure measurement. October tech line information. ( nhtsa item number - 10009249 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-10-01
Bulletin Number:
1002
NHTSA Item Number:
10009252

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock:control unit/module.

Service Bulletin Summary: The compact abs/tcs (modulator, pump, and accumulator all in one) system does a self-check (a brief grunt or groan) when backing out of the garage or drive forward after the vehicle's been sitting. The noise is normal. October tech line i ( nhtsa item number - 10009252 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-10-01
Bulletin Number:
1002
NHTSA Item Number:
10009253

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock.

Service Bulletin Summary: Clearing antilock braking system diagnostic trouble codes. October tech line information. ( nhtsa item number - 10009253 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-10-01
Bulletin Number:
1002
NHTSA Item Number:
10009254

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: A/c compressor control logic. October tech line information. ( nhtsa item number - 10009254 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-10-01
Bulletin Number:
1002
NHTSA Item Number:
10009255

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Keyless remote transmitter inoperative,. Check keyless, ceiling light, ignition key reminder beeper before troubleshooting keyless remote system. October tech line information. ( nhtsa item number - 10009255 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-11-01
Bulletin Number:
110102
NHTSA Item Number:
10005860

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Air conditioning (a/c) compressor control logic. Acura service news. ( nhtsa item number - 10005860 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-11-01
Bulletin Number:
110102
NHTSA Item Number:
10005863

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Whistling from dashboard or windshield. ( nhtsa item number - 10005863 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-11-01
Bulletin Number:
110102
NHTSA Item Number:
10005864

Component Description: Fuel system, other.

Service Bulletin Summary: How to get adapters for the fuel pressure gauge set. ( nhtsa item number - 10005864 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-11-01
Bulletin Number:
110102
NHTSA Item Number:
10005865

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ceiling light, ignition key beeper foil keyless entry. ( nhtsa item number - 10005865 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-11-01
Bulletin Number:
1102
NHTSA Item Number:
10014058

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front camber adjustment. ( nhtsa item number - 10014058 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-11-01
Bulletin Number:
1102
NHTSA Item Number:
10014061

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock.

Service Bulletin Summary: Troubleshooting abs or tcs diagnostic trouble code 51 and/or 53. ( nhtsa item number - 10014061 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-11-01
Bulletin Number:
1102
NHTSA Item Number:
10014065

Component Description: Steering:hydraulic power assist:pump.

Service Bulletin Summary: Power steering belt tension adjustment. ( nhtsa item number - 10014065 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-11-01
Bulletin Number:
1102
NHTSA Item Number:
10014067

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: The homelink system may have test information stored in memory that must be erased before it can be programmed. ( nhtsa item number - 10014067 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-11-01
Bulletin Number:
1102
NHTSA Item Number:
10014071

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Odometer accuracy. ( nhtsa item number - 10014071 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-11-01
Bulletin Number:
1102
NHTSA Item Number:
10014075

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Srs warning light on after body shop repair. ( nhtsa item number - 10014075 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-12-01
Bulletin Number:
1202
NHTSA Item Number:
10002583

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Straining the automatic transmission fluid to diagnose automatic transmissions. ( nhtsa item number - 10002583 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-12-01
Bulletin Number:
1202
NHTSA Item Number:
10002585

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cigarette lighter application. ( nhtsa item number - 10002585 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-01-01
Bulletin Number:
010603
NHTSA Item Number:
10000975

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Inspection of steering wheel off center condition. ( nhtsa item number - 10000975 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-01-01
Bulletin Number:
011303
NHTSA Item Number:
10000988

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front damper noise. ( nhtsa item number - 10000988 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-01-01
Bulletin Number:
010103
NHTSA Item Number:
10005122

Component Description: Air bags.

Service Bulletin Summary: Srs indicator comes on after body shop repair. Acura servicenews. ( nhtsa item number - 10005122 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
03015
NHTSA Item Number:
10001341

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Remote audio controls do not work properly. ( nhtsa item number - 10001341 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
03008
NHTSA Item Number:
10001343

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rear view display on navigation screen is dark. ( nhtsa item number - 10001343 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
03016
NHTSA Item Number:
10001344

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Rear entertainment system screen rattles in the lowered position. ( nhtsa item number - 10001344 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
030603
NHTSA Item Number:
10001345

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Request for visit 2003 mdx with diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p2279. ( nhtsa item number - 10001345 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-04-01
Bulletin Number:
030003
NHTSA Item Number:
10001573

Component Description: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Headlight housing may break off in a minor accident. ( nhtsa item number - 10001573 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-04-01
Bulletin Number:
040103
NHTSA Item Number:
10002784

Component Description: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Using an auxiliary headlight bracket after an accident - information. ( nhtsa item number - 10002784 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
03018
NHTSA Item Number:
10002160

Component Description: Structure.

Service Bulletin Summary: Water leak from either the left or right front corner of the moonroof. ( nhtsa item number - 10002160 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
03019
NHTSA Item Number:
10002161

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:power adjust.

Service Bulletin Summary: Driver's power seat slide moves one inch and then stops. ( nhtsa item number - 10002161 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
060103
NHTSA Item Number:
10002692

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on finding a vehicle's emission type or group. ( nhtsa item number - 10002692 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
603
NHTSA Item Number:
10003198

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:navigational system(global positioning system).

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on remembering navigation system personal identification number (pin). ( nhtsa item number - 10003198 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-07-01
Bulletin Number:
072903
NHTSA Item Number:
10002988

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic.

Service Bulletin Summary: Collection of certain brake components on 2003 mdx's that have a customer complaint of brake judder. ( nhtsa item number - 10002988 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-08-01
Bulletin Number:
03015
NHTSA Item Number:
10003057

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Remote audio controls do not work properly. ( nhtsa item number - 10003057 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-09-01
Bulletin Number:
903
NHTSA Item Number:
10005015

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicle stability assist (vsa) sets diagnostic trouble code (dtc) 25 or 27 or f-can dtc u0122. Tech line summary. ( nhtsa item number - 10005015 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-09-01
Bulletin Number:
903
NHTSA Item Number:
10005016

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Unequal dash vent air conditioner temperature. Tech line summary. ( nhtsa item number - 10005016 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-09-01
Bulletin Number:
090103
NHTSA Item Number:
10005068

Component Description: Tires.

Service Bulletin Summary: Tire noise and/or wind noise can masquerade as a problem with automatic transmission gears. Acura servicenews. ( nhtsa item number - 10005068 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
102203
NHTSA Item Number:
10004478

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicle pull or drift condition. ( nhtsa item number - 10004478 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
101403
NHTSA Item Number:
10004479

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock:abs warning light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Inspection of anti-lock brake system (abs) or vsa light on. Request for visit to all service managers/advisors. ( nhtsa item number - 10004479 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
1003
NHTSA Item Number:
10004959

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:fluid.

Service Bulletin Summary: Testing brake fluid for petroleum contamination. Various models including 2003 and 2004 nsx and 2004 rsx. ( nhtsa item number - 10004959 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
1003
NHTSA Item Number:
10004960

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:windshield:controls/wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Heater blower motor overheats or blows fuse. ( nhtsa item number - 10004960 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
1003
NHTSA Item Number:
10004961

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:navigational system(global positioning system).

Service Bulletin Summary: Navigation system becomes inoperative and displays a dvd or pc door open warning message. ( nhtsa item number - 10004961 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
1003
NHTSA Item Number:
10004962

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Multiple vehicle stability assist (vsa), vtm-4 and/or pgm-fi indicator lights and diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs). ( nhtsa item number - 10004962 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
121603
NHTSA Item Number:
10005360

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: Letter to acura service manager regarding an emissions recall campaign. The pcm does not perform an evap control system test when malfunction is detected in the fuel level sensor circuit. Because of this, the vehicle does not meet state a ( nhtsa item number - 10005360 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
120503
NHTSA Item Number:
10005364

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Request for visit. Vehicle pulling or drifting. View message. ( nhtsa item number - 10005364 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
120803
NHTSA Item Number:
10005365

Component Description: Power train:driveline:differential unit.

Service Bulletin Summary: Request for visit. Coo or judder noise coming from the rear differential. View message. ( nhtsa item number - 10005365 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
03036
NHTSA Item Number:
10008534

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Malfunction indicator lamp (mil) on with diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0456. ( nhtsa item number - 10008534 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
1203
NHTSA Item Number:
10014157

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cranks, won't start, immobilizer light flashes. ( nhtsa item number - 10014157 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
1203
NHTSA Item Number:
10014160

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Updating replacement ecm/pcm software. ( nhtsa item number - 10014160 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
1203
NHTSA Item Number:
10014162

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Supplemental restraint system diagnostic trouble code 11-1x to 11-9x, 11-ax and 11-bx. ( nhtsa item number - 10014162 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
1203
NHTSA Item Number:
10014182

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Hands-free telephone interface won't mute radio. ( nhtsa item number - 10014182 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
012012003
NHTSA Item Number:
10014331

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: On-board snapshop data is captured with mil (malfunction indicator lamp) on. ( nhtsa item number - 10014331 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
012012003
NHTSA Item Number:
10014344

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: Atf (automatic transmission fluid) leaks from cooler line banjo bolt. ( nhtsa item number - 10014344 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
012012003
NHTSA Item Number:
10014347

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: S/m fix: a/t (automatic transmission) dtc (diagnostic trouble code) p0848 or p0873 ( nhtsa item number - 10014347 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10005844

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Emission recall & diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0456 software update. ( nhtsa item number - 10005844 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
013004
NHTSA Item Number:
10005845

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Doors hard to close. Request for visit. ( nhtsa item number - 10005845 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
03035
NHTSA Item Number:
10008532

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Emissions recall: evap control system. ( nhtsa item number - 10008532 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
104
NHTSA Item Number:
10009057

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Poor am radio reception. Acura. Tech line summary. ( nhtsa item number - 10009057 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009087

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Always update software in replacement engine control modules/powertrain control modules. Acura. Servicenews. ( nhtsa item number - 10009087 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009089

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Intermittent srs diagnostic trouble code 11-1x to 11-9x, 11-ax, and 11-bx. Acura. Servicenews. ( nhtsa item number - 10009089 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
04002
NHTSA Item Number:
10011103

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Creaking from the headliner. ( nhtsa item number - 10011103 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-02-01
Bulletin Number:
01041
NHTSA Item Number:
626267

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: V6 engine oil leaks. ( nhtsa item number - 626267 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-02-01
Bulletin Number:
020204
NHTSA Item Number:
10006742

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Broken head bolt(s). Request for parts. ( nhtsa item number - 10006742 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-02-01
Bulletin Number:
02012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10012917

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Poor am radio reception. ( nhtsa item number - 10012917 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-03-01
Bulletin Number:
111303
NHTSA Item Number:
10005344

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Request for visit. Engine oil leaks. ( nhtsa item number - 10005344 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-03-01
Bulletin Number:
032604
NHTSA Item Number:
10006109

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:disc:caliper.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rear brake shim kits for the rear brake calipers which may clunk the first time the brakes are applied after changing direction from forward to reverse or vice-versa. ( nhtsa item number - 10006109 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-04-01
Bulletin Number:
04012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009036

Component Description: Air bags.

Service Bulletin Summary: Srs indicator on after body shop repair. Check for srs diagnostic trouble codes. Acura servicenews. April 2004. ( nhtsa item number - 10009036 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-04-01
Bulletin Number:
04012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009040

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Repairing atf leaks under warranty. Acura. Servicenews. April 2004. ( nhtsa item number - 10009040 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-04-01
Bulletin Number:
04012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009041

Component Description: Equipment:mechanical:carrier/rack.

Service Bulletin Summary: Wind noise from the roof rack. Acura. Servicenews. April 2004. ( nhtsa item number - 10009041 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-04-01
Bulletin Number:
04012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009042

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Don't test-drive with the malfunction indicator lamp or d indicator on. Acura. Servicenews. April 2004. ( nhtsa item number - 10009042 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-04-01
Bulletin Number:
04007
NHTSA Item Number:
10012659

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Sunvisor will not stay clipped into holder. ( nhtsa item number - 10012659 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-05-01
Bulletin Number:
05012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009002

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:anti-theft devices.

Service Bulletin Summary: Audio unit and navi anti-theft codes available on in. Acura servicenews. May 2004. ( nhtsa item number - 10009002 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-05-01
Bulletin Number:
05012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009005

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Use the honda diagnostic system to read srs diagnostic trouble codes. Acura servicenews. May 2004. ( nhtsa item number - 10009005 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-05-01
Bulletin Number:
05012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009009

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: A low battery can cause multiple electrical problems. Acura servicenews. May 2004. ( nhtsa item number - 10009009 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-05-01
Bulletin Number:
105
NHTSA Item Number:
10009012

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Diagnostic trouble code p2195 or p2197, air fuel sensor lean. Tech line summary. Acura. ( nhtsa item number - 10009012 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-06-01
Bulletin Number:
04009
NHTSA Item Number:
10008379

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic.

Service Bulletin Summary: Clunk from the rear brakes. ( nhtsa item number - 10008379 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-06-01
Bulletin Number:
04017
NHTSA Item Number:
10008521

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Glove box light stays on. ( nhtsa item number - 10008521 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-07-01
Bulletin Number:
06072004
NHTSA Item Number:
10008041

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Seat noise. ( nhtsa item number - 10008041 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-08-01
Bulletin Number:
804
NHTSA Item Number:
10014090

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Dtc (diagnostic trouble code) p1457 (evap leak at canister) ( nhtsa item number - 10014090 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-08-01
Bulletin Number:
804
NHTSA Item Number:
10014095

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine coolant leak. ( nhtsa item number - 10014095 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-08-01
Bulletin Number:
804
NHTSA Item Number:
10014098

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Seat noise. ( nhtsa item number - 10014098 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-09-01
Bulletin Number:
03021
NHTSA Item Number:
10003058

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: The rear center vents do not blow air at any climate control setting. ( nhtsa item number - 10003058 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-09-01
Bulletin Number:
06282004
NHTSA Item Number:
10008052

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine coolant leaks. ( nhtsa item number - 10008052 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-09-01
Bulletin Number:
904
NHTSA Item Number:
10013743

Component Description: Fuel system, other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Poor fuel economy. Acura tech line summary for dealer distribution. ( nhtsa item number - 10013743 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-09-01
Bulletin Number:
904
NHTSA Item Number:
10013745

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Automatic transmission solenoid replacement criteria. Acura tech line summary for dealer distribution. ( nhtsa item number - 10013745 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-09-01
Bulletin Number:
09012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10013827

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Service Bulletin Summary: While trying to troubleshoot dtc p0497 (evap system low purge flow) check for a twisted evap purge hose. ( nhtsa item number - 10013827 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-10-01
Bulletin Number:
10012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10010926

Component Description: Power train:driveline:driveshaft.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front wheel knuckle assembly driveshaft with a dealer confirmed complaint of a noisy left or right wheel bearing that makes a growling noise. ( nhtsa item number - 10010926 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-10-01
Bulletin Number:
10012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10013911

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: A/t solenoid replacement criteria. ( nhtsa item number - 10013911 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-11-01
Bulletin Number:
11012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10010923

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Alternator is the root cause of adverse engine condition. This may include battery light on or flashing the engine not running or dim lights. Request for visit. Alos includes 2005 acura tl. ( nhtsa item number - 10010923 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-11-01
Bulletin Number:
04037
NHTSA Item Number:
10013624

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:windshield:blower.

Service Bulletin Summary: Buzzing from the front blower motor. ( nhtsa item number - 10013624 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01162005
NHTSA Item Number:
10014766

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: P1706 a/t switch short or open. ( nhtsa item number - 10014766 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01162005
NHTSA Item Number:
10014774

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:navigational system(global positioning system).

Service Bulletin Summary: Replacement or updated navigation dvd disks. ( nhtsa item number - 10014774 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-01-01
Bulletin Number:
05002
NHTSA Item Number:
10014938

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front brake judder. ( nhtsa item number - 10014938 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-05-01
Bulletin Number:
505
NHTSA Item Number:
10016260

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cranks won't start, immobilizer light flashes. ( nhtsa item number - 10016260 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-06-01
Bulletin Number:
05014
NHTSA Item Number:
10017610

Component Description: Child seat:vehicle latch anchor.

Service Bulletin Summary: Child seat anchor locating button is missing. ( nhtsa item number - 10017610 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-07-01
Bulletin Number:
07012005
NHTSA Item Number:
10018038

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Speedometer shops can transfer odometer mileage. Acura. Servicenews. ( nhtsa item number - 10018038 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-09-01
Bulletin Number:
090105
NHTSA Item Number:
10018109

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Homelink won't program with aftermarket remotes. ( nhtsa item number - 10018109 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-12-01
Bulletin Number:
1205
NHTSA Item Number:
10018866

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Srs diagnostic trouble code 81-64. ( nhtsa item number - 10018866 ).

Bulletin Date:
2006-02-01
Bulletin Number:
06004
NHTSA Item Number:
10020141

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: Update pcm with transmission replacement. ( nhtsa item number - 10020141 ).

Bulletin Date:
2006-10-01
Bulletin Number:
1006
NHTSA Item Number:
10021177

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Trouble shooting b-can and f-can dtc's. ( nhtsa item number - 10021177 ).

Bulletin Date:
2007-03-01
Bulletin Number:
307
NHTSA Item Number:
10021343

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rough idle, stalls at stops, and dtc's p0172 or p0175 appear when inspected. ( nhtsa item number - 10021343 ).

Bulletin Date:
2007-05-01
Bulletin Number:
06050
NHTSA Item Number:
10021971

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Warranty extension: vehicle warranty mileage. ( nhtsa item number - 10021971 ).

Bulletin Date:
2007-06-01
Bulletin Number:
06003
NHTSA Item Number:
10022468

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:torque converter.

Service Bulletin Summary: Torque converter shudder or vibration between 35 and 40 mph. ( nhtsa item number - 10022468 ).

Bulletin Date:
2007-07-01
Bulletin Number:
06028
NHTSA Item Number:
10020481

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Mil comes on with dtc and the engine runs roughly or stalls. ( nhtsa item number - 10020481 ).

Bulletin Date:
2008-05-01
Bulletin Number:
08-026
NHTSA Item Number:
10025524

Component Description: Equipment:other:labels.

Service Bulletin Summary: Load carrying capacity reduced label for all acura vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 10025524 ).

Bulletin Date:
2008-05-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-06-050
NHTSA Item Number:
10032775

Component Description: (A) Digital instrument panel., (B) Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: Acura: warranty extension: vehicle warranty mileage. A federal court provided final approval of the settlement of a class action lawsuit alleging that the odometers on certain models were overstating mileage. Vehicles affected by this sett ( nhtsa item number - 10032775 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-10-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-10-040
NHTSA Item Number:
10034975

Component Description: (A) Electrical system:starter assembly., (B) Electrical system:starter assembly:relay., (C) Electrical system:starter assembly:solenoid.

Service Bulletin Summary: Acura: starter does not work. Debris coming through the torque converter housing caused the starter to fail. Remove the starter and the debris from the torque converter housing. Then install a new starter, and seal the mounting surface. ( nhtsa item number - 10034975 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-11-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-0708
NHTSA Item Number:
10037486

Component Description: Tires:pressure monitoring and regulating systems.

Service Bulletin Summary: Acura: there are guidelines for various situations and procedures including: tire pressure valve stem installation, trailer stability malfunction light is on, engine oil application guide, new software, new transmission fluid, notchy steeri ( nhtsa item number - 10037486 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-0603
NHTSA Item Number:
10054232

Component Description: Air bags:frontal.

Service Bulletin Summary: Acura: in a non collision, the front air bag deploys and this causes a collision after the front air bag deploys. Model 2003 mdx. ( nhtsa item number - 10054232 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-06-01
Bulletin Number:
IN-2003
NHTSA Item Number:
10052436

Component Description: Air bags:frontal.

Service Bulletin Summary: Honda: some vehicles, in a non collision situation, would have the front airbags deploy and could cause a collision, due to this malfunction. Model 2003 mdx. ( nhtsa item number - 10052436 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-06-01
Bulletin Number:
ASN-49584
NHTSA Item Number:
10053207

Component Description: Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: Acura: information in the service news, from manufacturer, regarding various issues of troubleshooting, installation, replacing, servicing and repairing various model and model year vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 10053207 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-09-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-10-11-13
NHTSA Item Number:
10053746

Component Description: Air bags:frontal.

Service Bulletin Summary: Acura: some vehicles are being investigated due to deployment of front airbag at time of non-collision situation and for causing a collision after airbag has deployed. Models 2003 mdx. ( nhtsa item number - 10053746 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-09-01
Bulletin Number:
IN-09-25
NHTSA Item Number:
10054052

Component Description: Air bags:frontal.

Service Bulletin Summary: Acura: some vehicles are being investigated regarding the non-deployment of frontal airbag during a non-collision and causing a collision after airbag has deployed. Model 2003 mdx. ( nhtsa item number - 10054052 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

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1
Make(s):
ACURA, HONDA
Model(s):
MDX, PILOT, RIDGELINE
Year(s):
2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Manufacturer:
HONDA (AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO.)
NHTSA ID:
08E013000
Recall Date:
February 5th, 2008
Units Affected:
2,032

Affected Component: Equipment:mechanical:carrier/rack.

Summary: Honda is recalling 2,032 hitch style bike racks sold as aftermarket for use on my 2003-2007 and some my 2008 honda pilot, ridgeline, and acura mdx vehicles. A pinch bolt exists between the bike arm bracket and the upright assembly of the "hitch" style bicycle rack. .

Conequence: When moving the bike arm bracket to its down position, this pinch bolt has the potential of causing severe laceration or amputation to the user's fingertips or hand. .

Remedy: Owners should contact thule at 800-thule91 (800-848-5391) to obtain a free repair kit along with repair instructions or owners may contact honda at 1-800-999-1009 or acura at 1-800-382-2238 for further information. .

Notes: Customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153).

#
2
Make(s):
ACURA, HONDA
Model(s):
MDX, ODYSSEY, PILOT
Year(s):
2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Manufacturer:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
NHTSA ID:
12V573000
Recall Date:
December 11th, 2012
Units Affected:
807,161

Affected Component: Electrical system:ignition:switch.

Summary: Honda is recalling certain model year 2003 and 2004 pilot and odyssey and 2003 through 2006 acura mdx passenger vehicles manufactured from november 26, 2001, through august 30, 2006. The interlock lever of the ignition switch may deform, which can allow the interlock function of a vehicle with an automatic transmission to be defeated. .

Conequence: Removal of the ignition key when the gear selector of a vehicle with an automatic transmission has not been shifted to the park position can allow the vehicle to roll away, increasing the risk of a crash. .

Remedy: Honda will notify owners and instruct them to take their vehicle to a honda or acura dealer. The dealer will install an updated shift interlock lever and, if necessary, replace any necessary part of the ignition switch, free of charge. The recall began on february 22, 2013. Owners may contact honda at 1-800-999-1009. .

Notes: Honda's recall campaign numbers are s73 and s74. Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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3
Make(s):
ACURA, HONDA
Model(s):
MDX, ODYSSEY
Year(s):
2003, 2004
Manufacturer:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
NHTSA ID:
13V412000
Recall Date:
September 19th, 2013
Units Affected:
374,618

Affected Component: Air bags.

Summary: Honda is recalling certain model year 2003 and 2004 odyssey and model year 2003 acura mdx vehicles. Due to electrical noise, a component in the air bag control module may fail causing the front air bags, side curtain air bags, and/or seatbelt pretensioners to deploy inadvertently while the vehicle is being operated. .

Conequence: Inadvertent deployment of the air bags may increase the risk of injury and the possibility of a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will install a noise suppressor unit, free of charge. The recall began on november 1, 2013. A renotification letter went out on july 11, 2014 for the 2003 acura and the 2003-2004 odyssey. Owners may contact honda at 1-800-999-1009. Honda's recall numbers are jc2 (honda odyssey) and jc3 (acura mdx). .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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4
Make(s):
ACURA, HONDA
Model(s):
ACCORD, CIVIC, CR-V, ELEMENT, MDX, ODYSSEY, PILOT, RIDGELINE, RL
Year(s):
2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Manufacturer:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
NHTSA ID:
14V353000
Recall Date:
June 20th, 2014
Units Affected:
133,207

Affected Component: Air bags.

Summary: American honda motor company, inc. 's (honda) is conducting a limited regional recall for certain model year 2003-2005 accord, civic, cr-v, pilot and acura mdx, model year 2003-2004 odyssey and element, and model year 2005 acura rl, and 2006 honda ridgeline vehicles originally sold, or ever registered in california, and equipped with takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment of the passenger side frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture. .

Conequence: In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger’s frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants potentially resulting in serious injury or death. .

Remedy: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the inflators in all affected vehicles, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin during august 2014. Owners may contact honda customer service at 1-800-999-1009. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
ACURA, HONDA
Model(s):
ACCORD, CIVIC, CR-V, ELEMENT, MDX, ODYSSEY, PILOT, RIDGELINE, RL
Year(s):
2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Manufacturer:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
NHTSA ID:
14V353000
Recall Date:
June 20th, 2014
Units Affected:
133,207

Affected Component: Air bags.

Summary: American honda motor company, inc. 's (honda) is conducting a limited regional recall for certain model year 2003-2005 accord, civic, cr-v, pilot and acura mdx, model year 2003-2004 odyssey and element, and model year 2005 acura rl, and 2006 honda ridgeline vehicles originally sold, or ever registered in california, and equipped with takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment of the passenger side frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture. .

Conequence: In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger’s frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants potentially resulting in serious injury or death. .

Remedy: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the inflators in all affected vehicles, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin during august 2014. Owners may contact honda customer service at 1-800-999-1009. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
ACURA, HONDA
Model(s):
ACCORD, CIVIC, CR-V, ELEMENT, MDX, ODYSSEY, PILOT, RIDGELINE, RL
Year(s):
2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Manufacturer:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
NHTSA ID:
14V353000
Recall Date:
June 20th, 2014
Units Affected:
133,207

Affected Component: Air bags.

Summary: American honda motor company, inc. 's (honda) is conducting a limited regional recall for certain model year 2003-2005 accord, civic, cr-v, pilot and acura mdx, model year 2003-2004 odyssey and element, and model year 2005 acura rl, and 2006 honda ridgeline vehicles originally sold, or ever registered in california, and equipped with takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment of the passenger side frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture. .

Conequence: In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger’s frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants potentially resulting in serious injury or death. .

Remedy: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the inflators in all affected vehicles, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin during august 2014. Owners may contact honda customer service at 1-800-999-1009. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
ACURA, HONDA
Model(s):
MDX, ODYSSEY
Year(s):
2003, 2004
Manufacturer:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
NHTSA ID:
15V045000
Recall Date:
January 28th, 2015
Units Affected:
374,177

Affected Component: Air bags:frontal.

Summary: Honda is recalling certain model year 2003-2004 honda odyssey vehicles manufactured february 13, 2002, to august 13, 2004, and 2003 acura mdx vehicles manufactured february 21, 2002, to september 23, 2003. Due to electrical noise, a component in the air bag control module may fail, causing the front air bags, side air bags, and/or seatbelt pretensioners to deploy inadvertently while the vehicle is being operated. .

Conequence: Inadvertent deployment of the air bags may increase the risk of injury and the possibility of a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: Honda dealers will replace the supplemental restraint system electronic control unit (srs ecu). The recall began on february 22, 2016. Owners may contact honda customer service at 1-800-999-1009. Honda's number for this recall is jn6 (odyssey), and jn7 (mdx). Note: this recall supersedes recall 13v-412. Vehicles that had a noise filter installed as the remedy for that campaign need to have the srs ecu replaced under this campaign. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
ACURA, HONDA
Model(s):
ACCORD, CIVIC, CIVIC GX, CIVIC HYBRID, CL, CR-V, ELEMENT, MDX, ODYSSEY, PILOT, RIDGELINE, TL
Year(s):
2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Manufacturer:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
NHTSA ID:
15V320000
Recall Date:
May 28th, 2015
Units Affected:
6,281,043

Affected Component: Air bags:frontal:driver side inflator module.

Summary: Honda (american honda motor co. ) is recalling certain model year 2001-2007 accord, 2001-2005 civic, 2001-2004 honda civic gx, 2003-2005 honda civic hybrid, 2002-2006 cr-v, 2003-2011 element, 2002-2004 odyssey, 2003-2008 pilot, 2006 ridgeline, 2003 acura 3. 2cl, 2003-2006 acura mdx, and 2002-2003 acura 3. 2tl vehicles. The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion and other factors, including manufacturing variability that, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture. .

Conequence: In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death. .

Remedy: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began on july 1, 2015. Owners may contact honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Owners may contact acura customer service at 1-800-382-2238, select option 4. Note: vehicles that have had their driver frontal air bag replaced previously as part of a recall remedy prior to september 12, 2014 need to have their air bag replaced under this recall as well. Vehicles that, on or after september 12, 2014, received a remedy for a prior driver frontal air bag inflator recall already received an inflator of a different design, and therefore are not included in this recall and do not require additional servicing. Note: this recall fully supersedes recalls 08v-593, 09v-259, 10v-041, 11v-260, 14v-351 and 15v-153. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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