What's Wrong with the 1st Generation RDX?

Owners of the 2007–2012 RDX have made 36 complaints mostly about the electrical, for an overall PainRank of 3.5. That score ranks 23rd in reliability out of 34 Acura generations.

1 Common Problem

Takata Airbag Inflator Recall

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A large number of Acura vehicles have been recalled because they contain dangerous airbag inflators made by Takata. The shrapnel-hurling inflators have been recalled in over 37 million vehicles (and c...

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Even crash test dummies don't want to be near a Takata airbag

Most Complained About

Sometimes it helps just to tally up the complaints and see where the biggest stacks are. Use this information to learn about troublespots or to run for the hills.


Model Years