2016 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid: TQI and New Model Service Information

B15-025
March 31, 2017
06115 Version 2

 

2016 RLX Sport Hybrid: TQI and New Model Service Information

Supersedes 15-025, dated May 20, 2015, to revise the information highlighted in yellow

 

REVISION SUMMARY

Under Fluids, the oil was changed to Full Synthetic Engine Oil, P/N 08798-9073.

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

Year Model Trim Level
2016 RLX Sport Hybrid With Technology Package
With Advance Package

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin covers the total quality inspection (TQI) of the 2016 RLX Sport Hybrid. It includes these procedures:

1. Fuel the Vehicle 13. Check the Tire Repair Kit
2. Remove the Exterior Protective Coatings 14. Do the Idle Learn Procedure
3. Install the Fuses 15. Charge the High-Voltage Battery
4. Remove the Interior Protective Coverings 16. Install the Electronic Gear Selector Cover
5. Install the Floor Mats 17. Initialize the Audio-Navigation Unit Anti-Theft Function and Set the AM/FM Audio Unit Presets
6. Check the 12-Volt Battery 18. Check/Refresh the XM Satellite Radio Dealer Demo Service (Except in Alaska and Hawaii)
7. Install the Body Plugs 19. Check the ACC, LKAS, LDW, FCW, and CMBS Indicators (If Equipped)
8. Install the Front License Plate Holder 20. Check the Head-Up Display (HUD)
9. Clean the Rear License Plate Area and Install the Mounting Hardware 21. Check the Voice System Interaction
10. Install the Front Splash Guards (If Equipped) 22. Check Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® (HFL)
11. Set the Tire Pressures 23. Check the Moonroof One-Touch Feature
12. Initialize the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)

To do the TQI of the navigation system, be sure to complete Service Bulletin 15-026, 2016 RLX Sport Hybrid: TQI of the Navigation System.

 

This bulletin also includes this new model service information:

1. VIN Location 5. Electronic Parking Brake Operation
2. Rear Door Sun Shade 6. Electronic Gear Selector Operation
3. Electric Glove Box 7. Fluids
4. Capless Fueling System 8. Shift Override

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2016 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid: TQI of the Navigation System

B15-026
May 20, 2015
01863 Version 1

 

2016 RLX Sport Hybrid: TQI of the Navigation System

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

Year Model Trim Level
2016 RLX Sport Hybrid All

 

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin covers the total quality inspection (TQI), including testing, of the navigation system. It includes these topics:

1. Navigation System Controls 6. Map Coverage Areas
2. Voice Control System 7. AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic Information
3. Navigation System Setup at the TQI 8. Pandora® and Aha™ Interface
4. Rearview Camera 9. Short Message Service (SMS) Text Message/E-Mail Function
5. Troubleshooting

For more information about this system, see these resources:

  • Navigation Manual – Besides the one that comes on the Owner’s CD, this manual is also online. Select Search by Vehicle, select the vehicle, then enter keywords NAVI MANUAL.
  • Owner’s Manual – Besides the one that comes on the Owner’s CD, this manual is also online. Select Search by Vehicle, select the vehicle, then enter keywords OWN MANUAL.
  • Online University – Log in and select SALES. Under Quick Links, select Course Catalog, then enter keyword NAVI in the search box.

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JQ5 & JQ6 – Safety Recall: RLX and RLX Sport Hybrid CMBS Error – 2014-2015 Acura RLX & 2014 Acura RLX Hybrid

NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V301
Manufacturer Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
Components FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE
Potential Number of Units Affected 19,502

 

Activation of Collision Mitigation Braking System

If the CMBS unexpectedly applies emergency braking force while driving, there is an increased risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Acura MDX 2WD and AWD, RLX and 2014 Acura RLX Hybrid vehicles.

In certain driving conditions, the Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS) may incorrectly interpret certain roadside objects such as metal fences or metal guardrails as obstacles and unexpectedly apply the brakes.

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JQ4 – Safety Recall: MDX CMBS Error – 2014-2015 Acura MDX

NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V301
Manufacturer Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
Components FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE
Potential Number of Units Affected 19,502

 

Activation of Collision Mitigation Braking System

If the CMBS unexpectedly applies emergency braking force while driving, there is an increased risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Acura MDX 2WD and AWD, RLX and 2014 Acura RLX Hybrid vehicles.

In certain driving conditions, the Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS) may incorrectly interpret certain roadside objects such as metal fences or metal guardrails as obstacles and unexpectedly apply the brakes.

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