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What's Wrong with the Acura TSX?

The Acura TSX has a total of 122 complaints. The majority of the complaints involve the engine (31%) followed by the interior (16%) and the brakes (14%).

We'd recommend avoiding the 1st generation (2004–2008) which has the worst overall PainRank™ of 4.29

How TSX Generations Rank

Gen Model Years Complaints PainRank (?)
2nd Gen TSX 2009–2014 72 2.77
1st Gen TSX 2004–2008 50 4.29

Worst Overall TSX Complaints

Let's take a look at the most common TSX complaints submitted to over the years.

The complaints are sorted by their PainRank™ which is a score calculated by combining data points such as 1) how long does it take for the problem to start 2) how much does it cost to fix 3) what rank did owners assign to this problem, etc.

Most Complained About TSX Years

A quick look at which years have the highest complaint volumes. Clicking on the year will take you to their problem pages on