Acura Engine Problems

Engine problems rank 19th in complaint volume out of the 20 topics we're tracking. 207 complaints have been sent in with MDX owners having the most trouble.

Watch Out for These Engine Problems

  1. Excessive Oil Consumption

    Changed your oil recently? I'm guessing you think you’re good to go for another 3,000 to 5,000 miles depending on the oil you’re using. V6 owners better think again. 

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Models with the Most Engine Complaints

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Year Complaints
MDX 65
TL 45
TSX 42
TLX 12
RDX 12
Integra 9
RSX 5
Legend 4
CL 3
EL 2
RLX 2
RL 2
ZDX 2
ILX 1
CSX 1

In the News

2019

  • MDX and RDX Lawsuit Says SUVs Can Suddenly Lose Power

    A lawsuit alleges that the 2016-2020 MDX and RDX continue to randomly lose engine power, nearly a year after a possibly related fuel pump recall. And proving it to a mechanic is nearly impossible as the power almost always comes back on and the vehicle acts like nothing ever happened. The plaintiffs believe Acura should expand the scope of previous fuel injection engine control unit software updates.

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Most Frequent Acura Engine Complaints

excessive oil consumption
2010 TL owners have made this Engine complaint 19 times.
excessive oil consumption
2010 TSX owners have made this Engine complaint 13 times.
excessive oil consumption
2011 MDX owners have made this Engine complaint 9 times.
excessive oil consumption
2009 TL owners have made this Engine complaint 8 times.
either stalls or lurches on light acceleration
2014 MDX owners have made this Engine complaint 8 times.
excessive oil consumption
2010 MDX owners have made this Engine complaint 8 times.