What's Wrong with the 1st Generation RSX?

Owners of the 2002–2006 RSX have made 20 complaints mostly about the interior, for an overall PainRank of 2.77. That score ranks 22nd in reliability out of 34 Acura generations.

1 Common Problem

TRW Crash Sensor Defect

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There's growing concern that some sort of electrical overstress is messing with airbag control units (ACU) in certain Acura vehicles. And that's a problem since it's the sensor that senses when a cras...

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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.


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