Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2017 TLX are official communications between Acura & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

    STEERING

    • TSB #BPaS05102018903

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142630

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2018 TLX 2WDs with a client complaint of Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC U129D (Lost Communication with the Precision All Wheel Steer Control ... Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS04232018903

      Date Announced:
      APR 23, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136429

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2018 TLX 2WDs with a client complaint of Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC U129D (Lost Communication with the Precision All Wheel Steer Control ... Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS04062018901

      Date Announced:
      APR 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134525

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2018 TLX 2WDs with a client complaint of Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC U129D (Lost Communication with the Precision All Wheel Steer Control ... Read More »

    • TSB #B15060C

      Date Announced:
      AUG 03, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10115767

      Service news article - To prevent damage during shipping, leather-wrapped steering wheels come with a protective plastic covering. Read More »

    STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

    • TSB #BPaS05102018903

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142630

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2018 TLX 2WDs with a client complaint of Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC U129D (Lost Communication with the Precision All Wheel Steer Control ... Read More »

    • TSB #B15060C

      Date Announced:
      AUG 03, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10115767

      Service news article - To prevent damage during shipping, leather-wrapped steering wheels come with a protective plastic covering. Read More »

    SUSPENSION

    • TSB #BPaS06222017903

      Date Announced:
      JUN 22, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108910

      Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2017 TLX AWDs with a client complaint of vibration at highway speed. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS06022017901

      Date Announced:
      JUN 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108808

      Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2017 TLX AWDs with a client complaint of vibration at highway speed. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #BPaS07302019905

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163447

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLX AWDs with a client complaint of a no auto re-start condition after going into an auto idle stop. Read More »

    • TSB #B19-012

      Date Announced:
      FEB 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153887

      Service Bulletin - There is a knocking or clicking from the engine during cold startup. Read More »

    • TSB #B18100C

      Date Announced:
      OCT 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146072

      Servicenews Article - Have a vehicle in your shop with low mileage (less than 1,500 miles) and a hard-to-pinpoint engine knock? We're currently investigating vehicles for hairline fractures in the crankshaft sprocket, and we suspect it ... Read More »

    • TSB #B18070C

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143347

      Servicenews article - Until recently, Tech Line had only two categories for auto idle stop system issues. That made it hard for our engineering staff to understand what was specifically inhibiting the system. Read More »

    • TSB #BTS180602

      Date Announced:
      JUN 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141194

      Tech line summary article - Have a vehicle in your shop with low mileage (less than 1,500 miles) and a hard-to-pinpoint engine knock? We're currently investigating vehicles for hairline fractures in the crankshaft sprocket, and we suspect ... Read More »

    • TSB #B16-008

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136425

      Service bulletin - The high pressure fuel pump area chirps after the engine is warm. The high pressure fuel pump is making a chirp noise. NOTE: This noise does not impact the pump, engine function, or reliability. Read More »

    • TSB #B16-008

      Date Announced:
      NOV 14, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10124269

      Service bulletin - There is a chirping coming from the engine area with the engine warmed up. The high pressure fuel pump is making a chirp. Read More »

    • TSB #B17-034

      Date Announced:
      SEP 13, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10118014

      Service bulletin - The MIL comes on with DTC P0430 (front bank catalyst system efficiency below threshold [Bank 2]). The PCM software may misinterpret sensor inputs as a deteriorated catalytic converter. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS02152017901

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108705

      Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) On with the DTC P16E5 (LIN Communication Error [PCM-DC-DC Converter]), P0A11 (DC-DC Converter ... Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #B19-003

      Date Announced:
      SEP 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165014

      Service Bulletin - During a downshift from 9th or 8th gear to 7th gear or lower, a miscalculation in the TCM software causes the MIL to come on with DTC P0716 (input shaft [mainshaft] speed sensor [range/performance]). Read More »

    • TSB #B19-049

      Date Announced:
      AUG 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164056

      Service Bulletin - The MIL comes on with DTC P0420 (rear bank catalyst system efficiency below threshold [bank 1]). Read More »

    • TSB #B19-003

      Date Announced:
      JUN 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161313

      Service Bulletin - During a downshift from 9th or 8th gear to 7th gear or lower, a miscalculation in the TCM software causes the MIL to come on with DTC P0716, input shaft [mainshaft] speed sensor [range/performance]. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS01022019906

      Date Announced:
      JAN 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152738

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2019 TLXs with a client complaint of the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC P0420 (Rear Bank Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold [Bank ... Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS11272018901

      Date Announced:
      NOV 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150286

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2019 TLXs with a client complaint of the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC P0420 (Rear Bank Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold [Bank ... Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS11262018905

      Date Announced:
      NOV 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150284

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2019 TLXs with a client complaint of the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC P0420 (Rear Bank Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold [Bank ... Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS11052018904

      Date Announced:
      NOV 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149656

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2019 TLXs with a client complaint of the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC P0420 (Rear Bank Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold [Bank ... Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS10172018906

      Date Announced:
      OCT 17, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146080

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2019 TLXs with a client complaint of the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC P0420 (Rear Bank Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold [Bank ... Read More »

    • TSB #B18100C

      Date Announced:
      OCT 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146072

      Servicenews Article - Have a vehicle in your shop with low mileage (less than 1,500 miles) and a hard-to-pinpoint engine knock? We're currently investigating vehicles for hairline fractures in the crankshaft sprocket, and we suspect it ... Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS08312018904

      Date Announced:
      AUG 31, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144385

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS08152018901

      Date Announced:
      AUG 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144366

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS07092018901

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143217

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS05312018901

      Date Announced:
      MAY 31, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139589

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS03202018901

      Date Announced:
      MAR 20, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133043

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS03022018901

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133013

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #B15039

      Date Announced:
      SEP 09, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117999

      Service bulletin - The transmission end cover leaks on vehicles with 9-speed A/T. During assembly, the transmission end cover sealing gasket gets torn. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

    • TSB #BTS180602

      Date Announced:
      JUN 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141194

      Tech line summary article - Have a vehicle in your shop with low mileage (less than 1,500 miles) and a hard-to-pinpoint engine knock? We're currently investigating vehicles for hairline fractures in the crankshaft sprocket, and we suspect ... Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

    • TSB #BPaS01022019906

      Date Announced:
      JAN 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152738

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2019 TLXs with a client complaint of the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC P0420 (Rear Bank Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold [Bank ... Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS11272018901

      Date Announced:
      NOV 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150286

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2019 TLXs with a client complaint of the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC P0420 (Rear Bank Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold [Bank ... Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS11262018905

      Date Announced:
      NOV 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150284

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2019 TLXs with a client complaint of the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC P0420 (Rear Bank Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold [Bank ... Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #BPaS02052020

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171189

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2014-2019 MDXs & 2015-2019 TLX with a client complaint of a fuel leak at the fuel joint pipe. Read More »

    • TSB #B16-008

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145032

      Service bulletin - The high pressure fuel pump area chirps after the engine is warm. The high pressure fuel pump is making a chirp. Read More »

    • TSB #B16-008

      Date Announced:
      JUN 20, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108907

      Service bulletin - The high pressure fuel pump area chirps after the engine is warm. The high pressure fuel pump is making a chirp. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

    • TSB #B16-008

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145032

      Service bulletin - The high pressure fuel pump area chirps after the engine is warm. The high pressure fuel pump is making a chirp. Read More »

    • TSB #B16-008

      Date Announced:
      JUN 20, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108907

      Service bulletin - The high pressure fuel pump area chirps after the engine is warm. The high pressure fuel pump is making a chirp. Read More »

    • TSB #B16-008

      Date Announced:
      JAN 21, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10106912

      SERVICE BULLETIN - THE HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP AREA CHIRPS AFTER THE ENGINE IS WARM. THE HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP IS MAKING A CHIRP. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

    • TSB #B16-008

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136425

      Service bulletin - The high pressure fuel pump area chirps after the engine is warm. The high pressure fuel pump is making a chirp noise. NOTE: This noise does not impact the pump, engine function, or reliability. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #B19-003

      Date Announced:
      SEP 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165014

      Service Bulletin - During a downshift from 9th or 8th gear to 7th gear or lower, a miscalculation in the TCM software causes the MIL to come on with DTC P0716 (input shaft [mainshaft] speed sensor [range/performance]). Read More »

    • TSB #B19-003

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163138

      Service Bulletin - During a downshift from 9th or 8th gear to 7th gear or lower, a miscalculation in the TCM software causes the MIL to come on with DTC P0716, input shaft [mainshaft] speed sensor [range/performance]. Read More »

    • TSB #B19-003

      Date Announced:
      JUN 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161313

      Service Bulletin - During a downshift from 9th or 8th gear to 7th gear or lower, a miscalculation in the TCM software causes the MIL to come on with DTC P0716, input shaft [mainshaft] speed sensor [range/performance]. Read More »

    • TSB #B15-039

      Date Announced:
      SEP 18, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145396

      Service bulletin - The transmission end cover leaks on vehicles with 9-speed A/T. During assembly, the transmission end cover sealing gasket gets torn. Read More »

    • TSB #B18-014

      Date Announced:
      APR 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135108

      Service bulletin - When adjusting seat height or tilt, the power seat does not move or moves just a small amount and clicks loudly during operation. The vertical transmission assembly (VTA) unit has a stripped internal gear. Read More »

    • TSB #B15039

      Date Announced:
      SEP 09, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117999

      Service bulletin - The transmission end cover leaks on vehicles with 9-speed A/T. During assembly, the transmission end cover sealing gasket gets torn. Read More »

    • TSB #B17003

      Date Announced:
      SEP 06, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10118000

      Service bulletin - The 8-Speed dual-clutch transmission (DCT) has a bump or hard shift when coming to a stop, usually on the downshift from 2nd to 1st. This symptom is intermittent and may be difficult to duplicate. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS06022017901

      Date Announced:
      JUN 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108808

      Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2017 TLX AWDs with a client complaint of vibration at highway speed. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #B17070B

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10115179

      Service news article - Because of a transmission case casting flaw, the inside of the torque converter bracket hole in some 9-speed A/Ts is porous enough that ATF could leak from the hole. Read More »

    • TSB #B17010C

      Date Announced:
      FEB 03, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10106929

      "SERVICE NEWS ARTICLE - DO YOU HAVE A VEHICLE THAT HAS MULTIPLE INDICATORS ON OR WON¿T GO INTO GEAR AND THE MIL IS ON WITH A/T DTC P26C3 (INTERNAL CONTROL MODULE TRANSMISSION RANGE SENSOR PERFORMANCE)? THERE MAY BE DEBRIS IN THE REVERSE ... Read More »

    • TSB #B17010C

      Date Announced:
      JAN 24, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10098933

      "SERVICE NEWS ARTICLE - DO YOU HAVE A VEHICLE THAT HAS MULTIPLE INDICATORS ON OR WON¿T GO INTO GEAR AND THE MIL IS ON WITH A/T DTC P26C3 (INTERNAL CONTROL MODULE TRANSMISSION RANGE SENSOR PERFORMANCE)? THERE MAY BE DEBRIS IN THE REVERSE ... Read More »

    • TSB #B16120B

      Date Announced:
      DEC 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10099066

      "SERVICE BULLETIN - IN A 9-SPEED A/T, THE ATF LEVEL IS CRITICAL. IF IT¿S TOO HIGH, THE TRANSMISSION COULD SHIFT HARD. IF IT¿S TOO LOW, THE TRANSMISSION COULD SLIP. THIS TRANSMISSION ALSO DOESN¿T USE A DIPSTICK. Read More »

    • TSB #DLR MSG - Acura

      Date Announced:
      JAN 13, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10110847

      Dealer message - The METER reflash process for Cross Traffic Monitoring System inadvertently erases the idle characteristics learned by the PCM, and the HDS shows Idle Torque Learning as "Not Completed. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

    • TSB #B17-034

      Date Announced:
      SEP 13, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10118014

      Service bulletin - The MIL comes on with DTC P0430 (front bank catalyst system efficiency below threshold [Bank 2]). The PCM software may misinterpret sensor inputs as a deteriorated catalytic converter. Read More »

    • TSB #B17-015

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108397

      SERVICE BULLETIN - THE 8-SPEED DUAL-CLUTCH TRANSMISSION (DCT) HAS A BUMP OR HARD SHIFT WHEN COMING TO A STOP, USUALLY ON THE DOWNSHIFT FROM 2ND TO 1ST. THIS SYMPTOM IS INTERMITTENT AND MAY BE DIFFICULT TO DUPLICATE. Read More »

    • TSB #DLR MSG - Acura

      Date Announced:
      JAN 13, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10110847

      Dealer message - The METER reflash process for Cross Traffic Monitoring System inadvertently erases the idle characteristics learned by the PCM, and the HDS shows Idle Torque Learning as "Not Completed. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)

    • TSB #B17010C

      Date Announced:
      FEB 03, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10106929

      "SERVICE NEWS ARTICLE - DO YOU HAVE A VEHICLE THAT HAS MULTIPLE INDICATORS ON OR WON¿T GO INTO GEAR AND THE MIL IS ON WITH A/T DTC P26C3 (INTERNAL CONTROL MODULE TRANSMISSION RANGE SENSOR PERFORMANCE)? THERE MAY BE DEBRIS IN THE REVERSE ... Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

    • TSB #B17070B

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10115179

      Service news article - Because of a transmission case casting flaw, the inside of the torque converter bracket hole in some 9-speed A/Ts is porous enough that ATF could leak from the hole. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT

    • TSB #B17040B

      Date Announced:
      MAY 24, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108772

      Service news article - Are you looking at what seems to be a rear differential axle seal or pinion seal leak? Something to keep in mind: The actual culprit may be something loose or damaged above it. Read More »

    • TSB #B17040B

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108371

      "SERVICE NEWS ARTICLE - ARE YOU LOOKING AT WHAT SEEMS TO BE A REAR DIFFERENTIAL AXLE SEAL OR PINION SEAL LEAK? SOMETHING TO KEEP IN MIND: THE ACTUAL CULPRIT MAY BE SOMETHING LOOSE OR DAMAGED ABOVE IT. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #B17040B

      Date Announced:
      MAY 24, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108772

      Service news article - Are you looking at what seems to be a rear differential axle seal or pinion seal leak? Something to keep in mind: The actual culprit may be something loose or damaged above it. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #BPaS01282020

      Date Announced:
      JAN 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171053

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2016 MDXs & 2015-2017 TLX AWDs with a client complaint of a no auto re-start condition after going into an auto idle stop. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS10172018906

      Date Announced:
      OCT 17, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146080

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2019 TLXs with a client complaint of the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC P0420 (Rear Bank Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold [Bank ... Read More »

    • TSB #B18070C

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143347

      Servicenews article - Until recently, Tech Line had only two categories for auto idle stop system issues. That made it hard for our engineering staff to understand what was specifically inhibiting the system. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS04232018903

      Date Announced:
      APR 23, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136429

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2018 TLX 2WDs with a client complaint of Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) on with DTC U129D (Lost Communication with the Precision All Wheel Steer Control ... Read More »

    • TSB #BTS180204

      Date Announced:
      FEB 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10129807

      Tech line summary article - Until recently, Tech Line had only two categories for auto idle stop system issues. That made it hard for our engineering staff to understand what was specifically inhibiting the system. Read More »

    • TSB #BTS180203

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10129341

      Tech line summary article - We?re currently looking at an issue that when connected to Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® using an iPhone with iOS 11, there?s no phonebook showing up on the On Demand Multi-Use Display? (ODMD). Read More »

    • TSB #B18-004

      Date Announced:
      FEB 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10128896

      Service bulletin - While driving, the client may experience flickering interior/exterior lights, multiple indicators coming on, jerky steering and/or other voltage-related fluctuations. Read More »

    • TSB #BTS171102

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10124272

      Techline summary article - We?re currently looking at an issue that when connected to Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® using an iPhone with iOS 11, Pandora doesn?t work on the On Demand Multi-Use Display? (ODMD). Read More »

    • TSB #BTS171101

      Date Announced:
      NOV 14, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10124271

      Techline summary article - We?re currently looking at an issue that when connected to Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® using an iPhone with iOS 11, there?s no phonebook showing up on the On Demand Multi-Use Display? (ODMD). Read More »

    • TSB #B17-034

      Date Announced:
      SEP 13, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10118014

      Service bulletin - The MIL comes on with DTC P0430 (front bank catalyst system efficiency below threshold [Bank 2]). The PCM software may misinterpret sensor inputs as a deteriorated catalytic converter. Read More »

    • TSB #BPAS03222017901

      Date Announced:
      MAR 22, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108306

      DEALER MESSAGE - AMERICAN HONDA (AHM) IS INVESTIGATING CERTAIN 2015-2017 TLXS WITH A CLIENT COMPLAINT OF THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ON WITH THE DTC P16E5 (LIN COMMUNICATION ERROR [PCM-DC-DC CONVERTER]), P0A11 (DC-DC CONVERTER ... Read More »

    • TSB #BPAS03022017901

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108101

      DEALER MESSAGE - AMERICAN HONDA (AHM) IS INVESTIGATING CERTAIN 2015-2017 TLXS WITH A CLIENT COMPLAINT OF THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ON WITH THE DTC P16E5 (LIN COMMUNICATION ERROR [PCM-DC-DC CONVERTER]), P0A11 (DC-DC CONVERTER ... Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS02152017901

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108705

      Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) On with the DTC P16E5 (LIN Communication Error [PCM-DC-DC Converter]), P0A11 (DC-DC Converter ... Read More »

    • TSB #B17020D

      Date Announced:
      FEB 14, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108701

      Service news article - We?ve made an important change to the AcuraLink telematics unit that you need to be aware of. Read More »

    DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

    • TSB #BTS171101

      Date Announced:
      NOV 14, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10124271

      Techline summary article - We?re currently looking at an issue that when connected to Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® using an iPhone with iOS 11, there?s no phonebook showing up on the On Demand Multi-Use Display? (ODMD). Read More »

    • TSB #BPAS01232017902

      Date Announced:
      JAN 23, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10098941

      DEALER MESSAGE - AMERICAN HONDA (AHM) IS INVESTIGATING CERTAIN 2015-2017 TLXS WITH A CLIENT COMPLAINT OF THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ON WITH THE DTC P16E5 (LIN COMMUNICATION ERROR [PCM-DC-DC CONVERTER]), P0A11 (DC-DC CONVERTER ... Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

    • TSB #B19-049

      Date Announced:
      AUG 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164056

      Service Bulletin - The MIL comes on with DTC P0420 (rear bank catalyst system efficiency below threshold [bank 1]). Read More »

    • TSB #B17-034

      Date Announced:
      JAN 24, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10129426

      Service bulletin - The MIL comes on with DTC P0430 (front bank catalyst system efficiency below threshold [Bank 2]). The PCM software may misinterpret sensor inputs as a deteriorated catalytic converter. Read More »

    • TSB #B17-034

      Date Announced:
      OCT 12, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10119591

      Service bulletin - The MIL comes on with DTC P0430 (front bank catalyst system efficiency below threshold [Bank 2]). The PCM software may misinterpret sensor inputs as a deteriorated catalytic converter. Read More »

    • TSB #B17020D

      Date Announced:
      FEB 14, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108701

      Service news article - We?ve made an important change to the AcuraLink telematics unit that you need to be aware of. Read More »

    • TSB #DLR MSG - Acura

      Date Announced:
      JAN 13, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10110847

      Dealer message - The METER reflash process for Cross Traffic Monitoring System inadvertently erases the idle characteristics learned by the PCM, and the HDS shows Idle Torque Learning as "Not Completed. Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #BPaS09092019905

      Date Announced:
      SEP 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165020

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is collecting a set of HEALTHY side airbags from certain 2015-2017 TLXs which fits the criteria listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS08142019902

      Date Announced:
      AUG 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164058

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is collecting a set of HEALTHY side airbags from certain 2015-2017 TLXs which fits the criteria listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS07302019902

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163443

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is collecting a set of HEALTHY side airbags from certain 2015-2017 TLXs which fits the criteria listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS07082019902

      Date Announced:
      JUL 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163166

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is collecting a set of HEALTHY side airbags from certain 2015-2017 TLXs which fits the criteria listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS06192019901

      Date Announced:
      JUN 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161657

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is collecting a set of HEALTHY side airbags from certain 2015-2017 TLXs which fits the criteria listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #BER19030B

      Date Announced:
      MAY 31, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160923

      Engineering Request for Investigation - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is collecting a set of HEALTHY side airbags from certain 2015-2017 TLXs which fits the criteria listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS05242019902

      Date Announced:
      MAY 24, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160608

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is collecting a set of HEALTHY side airbags from certain 2015-2017 TLXs which fits the criteria listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS05072019902

      Date Announced:
      MAY 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159757

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is collecting a set of HEALTHY side airbags from certain 2015-2017 TLXs which fits the criteria listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS04182019902

      Date Announced:
      APR 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159047

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is collecting a set of HEALTHY side airbags from certain 2015-2017 TLXs which fits the criteria listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS04022019902

      Date Announced:
      APR 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10158756

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is collecting a set of HEALTHY side airbags from certain 2015-2017 TLXs which fits the criteria listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS03202019902

      Date Announced:
      MAR 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155390

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is collecting a set of HEALTHY side airbags from certain 2015-2017 TLXs which fits the criteria listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS03042019902

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154480

      "Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is collecting a set of HEALTHY side airbags from certain 2015-2017 TLXs which fits the criteria listed below. AHM is interested ONLY if the vehicle meets the following requirements: 1. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY

    • TSB #BTS180202

      Date Announced:
      FEB 13, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10129340

      Tech line summary article - debris lodged in the gap between the touch screen and the bezel. Lodged debris contacting the screen can cause a false input, resulting in this issue. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #BPAS04122017903

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108374

      DEALER MESSAGE - AMERICAN HONDA (AHM) IS INVESTIGATING CERTAIN 2016-2017 TLXS WITH A CLIENT COMPLAINT OF ONE OR BOTH OF THE FRONT DOOR EXTERIOR HANDLES NOT RETURNING TO THE ORIGINAL POSITION AFTER USAGE. Read More »

    • TSB #BPAS03022017903

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108103

      DEALER MESSAGE - AMERICAN HONDA (AHM) IS INVESTIGATING CERTAIN 2016-2017 TLXS WITH A CLIENT COMPLAINT OF ONE OR BOTH OF THE FRONT DOOR EXTERIOR HANDLES NOT RETURNING TO THE ORIGINAL POSITION AFTER USAGE. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS02152017903

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108707

      Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2016-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of one or both of the front door exterior handles not returning to the original position after usage. Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

    • TSB #BPAS04122017903

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108374

      DEALER MESSAGE - AMERICAN HONDA (AHM) IS INVESTIGATING CERTAIN 2016-2017 TLXS WITH A CLIENT COMPLAINT OF ONE OR BOTH OF THE FRONT DOOR EXTERIOR HANDLES NOT RETURNING TO THE ORIGINAL POSITION AFTER USAGE. Read More »

    • TSB #BPAS03222017903

      Date Announced:
      MAR 22, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108308

      DEALER MESSAGE - AMERICAN HONDA (AHM) IS INVESTIGATING CERTAIN 2016-2017 TLXS WITH A CLIENT COMPLAINT OF ONE OR BOTH OF THE FRONT DOOR EXTERIOR HANDLES NOT RETURNING TO THE ORIGINAL POSITION AFTER USAGE. Read More »

    • TSB #BPAS03022017903

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108103

      DEALER MESSAGE - AMERICAN HONDA (AHM) IS INVESTIGATING CERTAIN 2016-2017 TLXS WITH A CLIENT COMPLAINT OF ONE OR BOTH OF THE FRONT DOOR EXTERIOR HANDLES NOT RETURNING TO THE ORIGINAL POSITION AFTER USAGE. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS02152017903

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108707

      Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2016-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of one or both of the front door exterior handles not returning to the original position after usage. Read More »

    VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

    • TSB #BPaS01282020

      Date Announced:
      JAN 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171053

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2016 MDXs & 2015-2017 TLX AWDs with a client complaint of a no auto re-start condition after going into an auto idle stop. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS07302019905

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163447

      Dealer Message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLX AWDs with a client complaint of a no auto re-start condition after going into an auto idle stop. Read More »

    SEATS

    • TSB #B19-017

      Date Announced:
      NOV 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168310

      Service Bulletin - There is a loud buzzing or whining when adjusting the driver's or front passenger's seat forward and backward. The flex cable in the seat adjustment mechanism is not correctly lubricated. Read More »

    • TSB #B18-014

      Date Announced:
      APR 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135108

      Service bulletin - When adjusting seat height or tilt, the power seat does not move or moves just a small amount and clicks loudly during operation. The vertical transmission assembly (VTA) unit has a stripped internal gear. Read More »

    ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL

    • TSB #B19050B

      Date Announced:
      MAY 16, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160873

      ServiceNews Article - When removing and installing a cable reel, you need to keep both the cable reel and the steering angle sensor in position. If you don't, the VSA indicator may come on along with one or more VSA DTCs. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #B18070B

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143346

      Service news article - If the On Demand Multi-Use Display? (ODMD) isn't responding to touch or is freezing up, the reason could be there's debris lodged in the gap between the touch screen and the bezel. Read More »

    • TSB #B18070B

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143213

      Service news article - If the On Demand Multi-Use Display? (ODMD) isn't responding to touch or is freezing up, the reason could be there's debris lodged in the gap between the touch screen and the bezel. Read More »

    • TSB #B18070C

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143214

      Servicenews article - Until recently, Tech Line had only two categories for auto idle stop system issues. That made it hard for our engineering staff to understand what was specifically inhibiting the system. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS07092018901

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143217

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS06222017903

      Date Announced:
      JUN 22, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108910

      Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2017 TLX AWDs with a client complaint of vibration at highway speed. Read More »

    • TSB #BPAS03022017901

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108101

      DEALER MESSAGE - AMERICAN HONDA (AHM) IS INVESTIGATING CERTAIN 2015-2017 TLXS WITH A CLIENT COMPLAINT OF THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ON WITH THE DTC P16E5 (LIN COMMUNICATION ERROR [PCM-DC-DC CONVERTER]), P0A11 (DC-DC CONVERTER ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #BER17010A

      Date Announced:
      FEB 28, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108058

      "ENGINEERING REQUEST FOR INVESTIGATION - AMERICAN HONDA (AHM) IS INVESTIGATING CERTAIN 2015-2017 TLXS WITH A CLIENT COMPLAINT OF THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ON WITH THE DTC P16E5 (LIN COMMUNICATION ERROR [PCM-DC-DC CONVERTER]), ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #B16-039

      Date Announced:
      JAN 11, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10106852

      SERVICE BULLETIN - THE NAV, AUDIO, DAY/NIGHT AND SETTINGS BUTTONS ON THE AUDIO-NAVIGATION UNIT ARE STICKING. Read More »

    • TSB #B16110C

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10099143

      SERVICE NEWS ARTICLE - SOMETHING TO KEEP IN MIND: AFTERMARKET RADAR DETECTORS MAY INTERFERE WITH THE GPS ANTENNA MOUNTED BEHIND THE INSTRUMENT PANEL. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #BPaS09172018901

      Date Announced:
      SEP 17, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145399

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS07272018904

      Date Announced:
      JUL 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143699

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS07092018901

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143350

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS06252018901

      Date Announced:
      JUN 25, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142666

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS05102018901

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142628

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS04232018902

      Date Announced:
      APR 23, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136428

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS04062018902

      Date Announced:
      APR 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134526

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS02152018902

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10129338

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS01302018901

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10129427

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS01032018901

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10127172

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS08142017901

      Date Announced:
      AUG 14, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10115841

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017 ILXs & TLXs with a client complaint of the A/C not working. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS07252017904

      Date Announced:
      JUL 25, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10115184

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017 ILXs & TLXs with a client complaint of the A/C not working. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS07102017904

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10115730

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017 ILXs & TLXs with a client complaint of the A/C not working. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS06132017901

      Date Announced:
      JUN 13, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108878

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017 ILXs & TLXs with a client complaint of the A/C not working. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

    • TSB #B17040B

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108371

      "SERVICE NEWS ARTICLE - ARE YOU LOOKING AT WHAT SEEMS TO BE A REAR DIFFERENTIAL AXLE SEAL OR PINION SEAL LEAK? SOMETHING TO KEEP IN MIND: THE ACTUAL CULPRIT MAY BE SOMETHING LOOSE OR DAMAGED ABOVE IT. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

    • TSB #B18070B

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143346

      Service news article - If the On Demand Multi-Use Display? (ODMD) isn't responding to touch or is freezing up, the reason could be there's debris lodged in the gap between the touch screen and the bezel. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS03202018901

      Date Announced:
      MAR 20, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133043

      Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2015-2017 TLXs with a client complaint of A/C not cooling or blowing warm air. Read More »

    • TSB #BPaS07102017903

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10115729

      Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2017 TLX AWDs with a client complaint of vibration at highway speed. Read More »