Acura MDX Troubleshooting: Shakes When Braking

  If you find your Acura MDX‘s steering wheel shakes or vibrates when you press the brakes, it is almost always the brake rotors that are the cause of the problem.  There are plenty of other issues that can cause the steering wheel to wobble.  But, if your MDX is only shaking when braking, that’s … Read more

Acura MDX: White Exhaust Smoke Diagnosis

  The color of your exhaust can tell you a lot about the health of your Acura MDX’s engine and emissions systems. When there is white smoke coming from the exhaust, it can mean a few things. It’s not necessarily anything to be concerned about.  But, a LOT of it can be a sign of … Read more

Acura MDX: Flashing Check Engine Light Diagnosis

A flashing check engine light is your Acura MDX’s way of saying “I have a serious problem, don’t ignore me”. Most of the time, that serious problem is a misfire.  This flashing light should not be ignored.  When your engine is misfiring, it is dumping raw fuel into the exhaust.  This raw fuel can detonate, … Read more

Acura MDX: Flashing Check Engine Light Diagnosis

A flashing check engine light is your Acura MDX’s way of saying “I have a serious problem, don’t ignore me”. Most of the time, that serious problem is a misfire.  This flashing light should not be ignored.  When your engine is misfiring, it is dumping raw fuel into the exhaust.  This raw fuel can detonate, … Read more

Acura MDX Troubleshooting:  Squeaky Brakes

  Your Acura MDX‘s braking system is designed to handle thousands of miles of braking with no intervention from you.  When its brakes begin to squeak, they are telling you that they need some attention. The most typical cause of squeaky brakes are the brake pads themselves, but there are other issues that can cause … Read more

Acura MDX: Heater Not Working Diagnosis

  One of the most common (and inconvenient) problems with the Acura MDX is when it has no heat coming from the heater. Not having a functioning heater makes driving much less comfortable, and can be a sign of certain issues. At the simplest level, there are two main reasons why the heater is not … Read more

Acura MDX:  Heater Not Working Diagnosis

  One of the most common (and inconvenient) problems with the Acura MDX is when it has no heat coming from the heater. Not having a functioning heater makes driving much less comfortable, and can be a sign of certain issues. At the simplest level, there are two main reasons why the heater is not … Read more