2001 Acura TL
NHTSA Defect Investigations
The Office of Defects Investigations (ODI) is an office within the NHTSA which investigates serious safety problems in the design, construction or performance of vehicles. The NHTSA is authorized to order manufacturers to recall and repair vehicles, if the ODI finds a safety issue. NHTSA investigations for the 2001 Acura TL, both ongoing and closed, are listed below:
INVESTIGATION: AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION SUDDEN DOWNSHIFT
NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE02081
Component(s): Power Train:Automatic Transmission
Summary: See attached report.