Acura RLX Problem Trends and Complaints

Based on 12 problem areas, owners have reported the following issues with this vehicle that range in severity ratings from low to high.

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Biggest mistake

Model Year:

2015

Manufacturer:

Acura

Model:

RLX

After having my 2015 for a year and a half im very disappointed in what was sold to me. Picture this. Pretty shiny car drives ok on short neighborhood test drive but when its sold to me for 20,000+ i put down 4000.00 and sold a extended warranty for almost

Review submitted by:D.R.

Pros:Nice looking, good performance, roomy

Cons:Poor ride,costly to fix,value drop, reliability

Meh. Poor reliability and electronics

Model Year:

2018

Manufacturer:

Acura

Model:

RLX

Acura sells less than 2,000 of these cars each year. Beware if your car sat on the dealers lot. Mine sat and I have battery issues that required multiple dealer visits. Replaced battery and cables at 3,000 miles and continue to have problems. Error message says unsafe to drive and

Review submitted by:Tom

Pros:Styling

Cons:Super poor reliability quality and value

Regret I leased this car

Model Year:

2018

Manufacturer:

Acura

Model:

RLX

First impressions great styling and great performance. Better pick up then my BMW 540 and quiet as my 7. Downhill from there very quickly. Car has only 6,000 miles on it and required service 3 times for the same issue. Electrical problem so that the vehicle stability and ABS malfunction.

Review submitted by:Thomas

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