6.1

fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
12,826 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

The NHTSA is the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints can be spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem. See the Back button — blue bar at the very top of the page — to explore more.

Get notified about new defects, investigations, recalls & lawsuits for the 2018 Acura TLX:

Unsubscribe any time. We don't sell/share your email.

Get free help with your lemon!
close ad
problem #3

Jan 252019

TLX

  • 4,247 miles
I went to the grocery store and parked my car on the stores surface lot. When I returned to my car and turned my car on all error messages appeared - emission lights on and the car would not shift into drive.

- Los Angeles, CA, USA

problem #2

May 082018

TLX

  • 31,081 miles
The contact owns a 2018 Acura Tlx. While driving at an unknown speed, on three occasions, the steering wheel seized while making either a left or right turn. The brake pedal was applied, but felt stiff and failed to respond. The accelerator pedal was applied, but the vehicle failed to move. In addition, the electrical system, emission, transmission, stability control, all wheel assist, blind spot, cruise control, and lane assist indicators illuminated. The vehicle was towed to Acura of memphis (2611 ridgeway rd, memphis, tn 38119) where it was diagnosed that the vehicle overheated and the automatic start malfunctioned. The vehicle was repaired, but the failures recurred. The manufacturer was not notified and opened case number: 08586429. No further assistance was provided. The failure mileage was 31,081. The VIN was not available.

- Friars Point, MS, USA

problem #1

Nov 042017

TLX

  • 3,150 miles
For the past two days I see the check engine indicator pop up along with two errors. "electric parking brake problem" and "emissions system problem" this happend after driving and parking the car. The next day I turned the car on and saw the errors. Not sure what cpuld be the cause of this. I recently purchased this unit. Had it since July 2017 with only 3228miles. Please advise. Thank you.

- Riverview, FL, USA