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  1. Acura TSX 2005 Gauge cluster and other strange intermittent failures

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    My Tsx over the past year has had random issues where the gauges will all drop to zero as if the car were off. Only the fuel gauge is unaffected. Occasionally at the same time my AC quits blowing cold air. this link displays the exact issue i am having. Please help! I do not wanna go to the...
  2. Hi - I hope I've come to the right spot

    Member Intro
    Hello everyone, Obviously you are all fans of the Acura TSX, so I hope I've come to the right spot with a concern. I purchased one a few years ago, but have recently been having a strange issue with it. The car is a 2011 Acura TSX. Here is the issue: Sometimes when I'm driving, the car...
  3. What's wrong with my 2005 TSX?

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    My 2005 auto TSX w/ navigation started having electrical problem last week. When I was driving, the navigation screen could restart for no reason. It happens several times already. Today the gas pedal is not working suddenly. When I pressed the gas pedal, it didn't accelerate. I had to stop the...
  4. Electrical? 2005 TSX

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    About 2 months ago, my radio (factory) started occasionally cutting out for just a second or two. As time went on, I noticed that my airbag light would blink on when the radio would cut out. Last week, rather than just a second or two, the radio would cut off and when it came back on the sound...
  5. Electrical Issue in 04 TSX

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    Can somebody help me out clarifying what this might be?:mecry: Drive light always flickering and tranny sometimes kicks in first gear. Took it to the best tranny guy in town, he said tranny is perfect. Check engine light shows that the Range Sensor was the problem. Got it from Rockauto 2004...
  6. 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...
  7. alternator interchangeability.

    1st Gen - Engine, ...
    I have an 04 tsx and am planning to get a 2nd Gen (09+) tsx next year. For the mean time, I'd like to purchase a high output alternator for my current 04 tsx. Are alternators interchangeable between 1st gen (04-08) and 2nd gem (09+)? I'd love to know. I'd imagine yes since they are both k24 (I'm...
  8. RR passenger window rolls down when head light turned on

    1st Gen - Electronics, ...
    I have 06 Acura TSX with 115k miles on it. 1. I have this weird problem - when I turn on headlight, Passenger Rear window rolls down and it does not come back up from both driver side control and rear (passenger window) control if the head light remains turned on. I do hear a clicking noise...
  9. TSX boat in Florida for 60 minutes

    2nd Gen - Problems and Fixes
    Got stuck in the road with water at the exhaust line for about one hour. The engine shutdown. Was able to remove the vehicle to dry area and it turned on and all worked fine. Ride home in 30 minutes. When at garage started to get VSA and Airbag warnings and engine was off the alarm was ramdom...
  10. Tapping into Headlight wiring

    1st Gen - Electronics, ...
    Hi there, On the weekend I purchased LED strip lighting that I plan to install under my the dash by my feet for a glow at night. I would like the lights to turn on when I have my night time lights on. Would anyone know how and where I would find the appropriate wiring to make this happen...
  11. Electrical problems, Check airbags Warning comes up on info screen.

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    This problem started saturday and has gotten worse over the week. I've never seen anything like this before, browsed threads and googled a few problems that may be circulated around this. When idling or driving at low speeds, the car will act like it's about to cut off, the sounds in the...
  12. Electrical Failure

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    I have an 05 TSX, with a JL audio amp and woofer wound system installed. I was driving down the highway when my stereo went off, and my E-brake light, VSA light, the triangle with the ! in it, etc. all went on. No check engine light, just the collection of lights inside the speedometer. I pulled...
  13. Problem: Electrical Failure? HELP!

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    I have an 04' w/ 6spd manual and have been having strange issues with the electrical system in my car. While driving, all gauges drop to 0, dash lights turn off, radio turns off, and the clock turns off for about 1 second and then all come back on in addition to every service light: ABS, TSA...
  14. Chronic not starting

    1st Gen - Problems and Fixes
    My parents' 06 started having this problem at least half a year ago. The car would just not start (they live in California - so it's not excessively cold). No cranking, not even a click. Jump starting the car would have it run again, but then something simple as going to the grocery store...
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