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  1. 2004 TSX Alternator output

    1st Gen - General Car Topics
    I'm looking to find an output current curve vs. rpm of the OEM alternator. Specifically how much current at idle it should produce. After an 8 hour trip with the AC on I noticed on arrival a whining noise coming from the engine compartment. Investigating this the next morning I started the car...
  2. *Check Charging System* Only when coming to a stop

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    Hi All, Put a couple thousand miles on my 07 TSX now and have no problems with the car. Has a few little things it needs fixed (front 02 sensor issue) but I have a question about an inconvenient issue I am having with the charging system. When coming to a stop, or in stop and go traffic I...
  3. Alternator won't charge

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    My 2005 TSX has been intermittently losing charge for about a year. Finally decided to have it fixed. The shop tried replacing the alternator with three different ones, but that didn't help. The car will charge for about twenty minutes and then stop. Alternators test okay. The mechanic disabled...
  4. Acura TSX 2006 check charging system

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    Hi good afternoon colleagues, I have a problem with my 2006 acura tsx, the display says check charging system, and I can not turn it off, check with a multimeter on the car and indicates 13.85 v. .... battery which previously had not worked, I thought that was the problem, buy a new battery and...
  5. Check Charging System

    1st Gen - Engine, ...
    Hey Everyone, Having an issue with my 2006 TSX. The Check Charging System warning came on last Friday. I continued to drive the car resulting in the airbag, VSA, and all sorts of other warnings to come up, the dashboard then turned off as the car was dying. Eventually, the car died completely...
  6. Car off , key out , radio on? Wtf :(

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    So I had alternator switched about two days ago. Yesterday I got home turned off the car and noticed the radio didn't turn off and my phone charger still had power Now this morning my baterry was completely ****ing drained :( Any one know what it can be? Thanks in advance guys
  7. Alternator NOT Charging Battery (connector issues?)

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    Ok so here's the situation. About 2 weeks ago I was driving my 2007 TSX and all of a sudden my dash lights ALL came on and began to flicker and the car suddenly shut off. I realized that the negative battery terminal was badly corroded so I replaced the part from a near by walmart. I got a...
  8. Do I have an alternator problem? HELP PLEASE!

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    I believe I have a big problem. So the story goes upon turning on my car I hear a whiney noise coming from the engine, it was a cold start so I thought it was just engine noise. After driving it a little bit I realized the sound didnt go away and actually changed in tone shifting into gear...
  9. 04 TSX dying at 60K - alternator, o2 sensor, fuel injectors

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    Hi all, I'm new to the forum although I must admit I have lurked in the past, but not frequently (that's what kids do to ya, no time for anything)... I'm currently having a pretty lousy time with my 04 TSX and was wondering if anyone else has experienced this. I searched the forum but didn't...