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MPG: 20 City / 31 Hwy
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Acura RLX Recalls & Reliability

Recalls

There has been 1 safety recall issued from NHTSA.

EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTSRecall Date: 12/15/2014
  • Summary: American Honda Motor Co. (Honda) is recalling certain model year 2014 Acura RLX vehicles manufactured November 22, 2012, to January 30, 2014, 2015 Acura RLX vehicles manufactured June 4, 2014, to November 18, 2014, and 2014 Acura RLX Hybrid vehicles manufactured November 5, 2013, to July 25, 2014. An aluminum film applied to the inner reflector of the headlight may experience adhesion issues causing the film to delaminate. Thus, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 108, "Lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment."
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 9751
  • Consequence: Delamination of the aluminum film may diminish output of the headlight, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.
  • Remedy: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace both of the headlights, free of charge. The recall began February 2, 2015. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-310-783-2000. Honda's number for this recall is JN2.
  • Dates of Manufacture JUN 03, 2014 to NOV 17, 2014
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: JN2
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 14V792000

Reliability

Our reliability score is based on the J.D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) rating or, if unavailable, the J.D. Power Predicted Reliability rating.

Predicted Reliability Score 3_5
  • Key:
  • 5 Among The Best
  • 4 Better Than Most
  • 3 About Average
  • 2 The Rest

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Warranty

Acura covers the 2015 RLX with a four-year/50,000-mile limited warranty and a six-year/70,000-mile powertrain warranty.

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