TSX wagon owners, any here? - Honda-Tech


TSX wagon owners, any here?

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-28-2015, 12:56 PM   #1
Honda-Tech Member
Thread Starter
 
Honda4Life.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: AZ, land of the sun.
Posts: 204
Default TSX wagon owners, any here?

Been looking for a new to me TSX wagon, mainly 2011-2012. Anything to look out for? I know the 2012 doesnt come with a spare tire, jack and tools which sucks. They do have a $400 spare tire accessory though from Acura.

Any electrical issues, mainly in the Tech models as thats what Im looking at. Any mechanical things to watch for?

Any advise would be greatly appreciated.
Honda4Life. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-30-2015, 07:07 PM   #2
Cool Cool Island Breezes. BOY-EE
iTrader: (1)
 
B serious's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: TRILLINOIS....WAY downtown, jerky.
Posts: 11,590
Default Re: TSX wagon owners, any here?

2011 tech. No problems at all to report, personally. But it seems like a lot of people have oil consumption issues. Idk if the issue is them or the car, though.

I Just did an oil change at about a 10k mile interval on ours....and I had to add a 1/2 quart in that time span. That's really good for any car....not to mention one that runs 0W20. This one is perfect. It has like 60k miles total now.

Front sway bar links wore quickly. Iduno what to make of that.

The other common problem is that rear brakes wear fast. But...again...I'm not really seeing much issue.

They're f#&ing great cars. Stereo sounds sick, lots of space, nice MPG, (running out of goodass adjectives) overall car...and it looks, rides, and drives better than a SUV.

Edit: Also, I think I have a faulty thermostat. The car is still under warranty....so we'll see what happens. So...I guess I have one legitimite issue haha.
B serious is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-12-2015, 05:48 AM   #3
Honda-Tech Member
 
sowellman88011's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: el paso, tx, usa
Posts: 188
Default Re: TSX wagon owners, any here?

I just picked up a 14 tech. Only have about 1600 miles on it. I bought it with 543 when it got to me, it had been on a dealers lot. Only thing ive come across is it wouldn't play most of the mp3s on a jump drive, I just converted them to the right mp3 format and they all work now. I work at an Acura dealership and really rarely see them. We have 1 in right now with a loose tensioner and just had 1 for consumption but that was propably only the 3rd or 4th tsx in for that. We have had 2 wagons in that were struck by lightning, no joke. Its the only 2 cars weve ever had in for that. My dad is an insurance adjuster and said he sees about 6 cars a year that are struck by lightning. Im loving mine so far but it does need more power. Im planning on doing the rv6 downpipe with hi flow 2nd cat, cai and flashpro. Im looking into if the rdx injectors do anything for it or not.
sowellman88011 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-28-2016, 08:04 PM   #4
Honda-Tech Member
 
1337 Si's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: 65807
Posts: 1,330
Default Re: TSX wagon owners, any here?

Picking mine up Saturday!!!!!!! I am so incredibly geeked out for this thing...
1337 Si is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
My Barn find itr zc911 Acura Integra Type-R 280 03-25-2017 10:39 PM
Coilover DIY, review, and pics. KW ST's on TSX wagon. B serious Suspension & Brakes 10 07-04-2015 05:49 AM
worth repairing a tsx? ray559527 Acura TSX 1 06-09-2015 07:53 PM
Eibach Pro Kit Supercoupe Want to Buy 0 03-18-2015 08:12 AM
FS: 2012 Acura TSX Wheels Jspectyper Southeast (Sales) 4 03-26-2012 06:16 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 09:13 AM.


 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
What's your question?
Send