2015 Acura TLX: TQI and New Model Service Information

B14-016
August 12, 2015
52632-02241 Version 2

 

2015 TLX: TQI and New Model Service Information

Supersedes 14-016, dated September 24, 2014, to revise the information highlighted in yellow.

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

Year Model Trim Level
2015 TLX 4-Cylinder 2WD – P-AWS,

8-Speed DCT

6-Cylinder 2WD – P-AWS,

9-Speed A/T

6-Cylinder AWD – SH-AWD,

Auto Idle Stop, 9-Speed A/T

Base Base N/A
Technology Technology Technology
N/A Advance Advance

 

REVISION SUMMARY

Under TQI PROCEDURES, 10. Do the Idle Learn Procedure, revised the text to cover models with 9-speed automatic transmission (6-cylinder models).

 

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin covers the total quality inspection (TQI) of the 2015 TLX. It includes these procedures:

1. Remove the Exterior Protective Coatings 10. Do the Idle Learn Procedure
2. Install the Backup Fuse 11. Install the Shift Lock Release Cover
3. Remove the Interior Protective Coverings 12. Initialize the Audio-Navigation Unit Anti-Theft Function, and Set the AM/FM Audio Unit Presets
4. Install the Floor Mats 13. Set the Clock (Models Without Navigation)
5. Check the Battery 14. Set the Compass Zone (Models Without Navigation)
6. Install the Body Plugs 15. Check the Compass Calibration (Models Without Navigation)
7. Install the Front Strakes 16. Check/Refresh the XM Satellite Radio Dealer Demo Service (Except in Alaska and Hawaii)
8. Install the Front License Plate Holder 17. Check the ACC, LKAS, LDW, FCW, and CMBS Indicators (If Equipped)
9. Set the Tire Pressures 18. Check Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® (HFL)

To do a TQI on a model with a navigation system, be sure to complete Service Bulletin 14-017, 2015 TLX: TQI of the Navigation System.

 

This bulletin also includes this new model service information:

1. VIN Location 8. Temporary Tire Repair Kit
2. ATF 9. Remote Engine Start (Advance Models)
3. 9-speed A/T (6-Cylinder Models) 10. Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow (LSF), Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS), and Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) (Advance Models)
4. Auto Idle Stop (6-Cylinder AWD Models) 11. Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS), Forward Collision Warning (FCW), and Lane Departure Warning (LDW) (Technology and Advance Models)
5. Battery Group and Rating 12. Auto Park Mode (6-Cylinder Models)
6. Capless Fueling System 13. Car Wash Mode (6-Cylinder Models)
7. Electric Parking Brake

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2016 Acura MDX: TQI of the Navigation System

B15-005
January 21, 2015
01358 Version 1

 

2016 MDX: TQI of the Navigation System

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

Year Model Trim Level
2016 MDX All with Navigation

 

INTRODUCTION

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

1. Navigation System Controls 7. Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® (HFL)
2. Voice Control System 8. AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic Information
3. Navigation System Setup at the TQI 9. AcuraLink
4. Rearview Camera 10. Pandora® and Aha™ Interface
5. Troubleshooting 11. Short Message Service (SMS) Text Message/E-Mail Function
6. Map Coverage Areas

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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2016 Acura MDX: TQI and New Model Service Information

B15-004
August 12, 2015
01357 Version 2

 

2016 MDX: TQI and New Model Service Information

Supersedes 15-004, dated January 21, 2015, to revise the information highlighted in yellow.

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

Year Model Trim Level
2016 MDX 2WD SH-AWD
MDX MDX
With AcuraWatch Plus Package With AcuraWatch Plus Package
With Technology Package With Technology Package
With Technology and AcuraWatch Plus Packages With Technology and AcuraWatch Plus Packages
With Technology and Entertainment Packages With Technology and Entertainment Packages
With Technology, Entertainment, and AcuraWatch Plus Packages With Technology, Entertainment, and AcuraWatch Plus Packages
With Advance Package With Advance Package
With Advance and Entertainment Packages With Advance and Entertainment Packages

 

REVISION SUMMARY

  • Under TQI PROCEDURES, 10. Do the Idle Learn Procedure, revised the text to cover the 9-speed automatic transmission.
  • Under NEW MODEL SERVICE INFORMATION, 1. ATF, changed ATF type from 3.0 to 3.1 or higher.

 

INTRODUCTION

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

1. Remove the Exterior Protective Coatings 12. Set the Clock
2. Install the Fuses 13. Set the Compass Zone (Models Without Navigation)
3. Remove the Interior Protective Coverings 14. Check the Compass Calibration (Models Without Navigation)
4. Install the Floor Mats 15. Check/Refresh XM Satellite Radio Dealer Demo Service (Except in Alaska and Hawaii)
5. Check the Battery 16. Check the ACC, CMBS/FCW, LKAS, LDW/RDM, and Auto Idle Stop Indicators (If Equipped)
6. Install the Body Plugs 17. Check the Head-Up Warning (HUW) Indicator  (If Equipped)
7. Install the Front License Plate Holder 18. Check Bluetooth®HandsFreeLink® (HFL)
8. Check the Parking Brake Adjustment 19. Check the Moonroof One-Touch Feature
9. Set the Tire Pressures 20. Reset the AcuraLink Control Unit
10. Do the Idle Learn Procedure 21. Set Up the Rear Entertainment System  (If Equipped)
11. Initialize the Audio-Navigation Unit Anti-Theft Function and Set AM/FM Audio Unit Presets

To do a TQI on a model with a navigation system, be sure to complete S/B 15-005, 2016 MDX: TQI of the Navigation System.

This bulletin also includes this new model service information:

1. ATF 4. Car Wash Mode
2. 9-Speed A/T 5. Third Generation SH-AWD
3. Auto Park Mode 6. Blind Spot Information with Cross-Traffic Monitoring (Except  MDX and MDX with AcuraWatch Plus Package)

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2016 Honda Accord: PDI and New Model Service Information

A15-050
August 6, 2015
02172 Version 1

 

2016 Accord: PDI and New Model Service Information

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

Year Model Trim Level
2016 Accord Coupe Sedan
LX-S LX
LX-S with Honda Sensing LX with Honda Sensing
EX LX Sport
EX with Honda Sensing LX Sport with Honda Sensing
EX-L EX
EX-L with Honda Sensing EX with Honda Sensing
EX-L V6 EX-L
EX-L V6 with Honda Sensing EX-L with Honda Sensing
Touring EX-L V6
EX-L V6 with Honda Sensing
Touring

 

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin covers the pre-delivery inspection (PDI) of the 2016 Accord. It includes these procedures:

1. Fuel the Vehicle 13. Install the Shift Lock Release Cover (A/T Models)
2. Remove the Exterior Protective Coatings 14. Check Remote Engine Start
3. Install the Fuses 15. Check Parking Brake Adjustment
4. Remove the Interior Protective Coverings 16. Initialize the Audio-Navigation Unit Anti-Theft Function and Set A/M/FM Audio Unit Presets
5. Install the Floor Mats 17. Set the Clock
6. Check the Battery 18. Set the Compass Zone (Models Without Navigation)
7. Install the Body Plugs 19. Check the Compass Calibration (Models Without Navigation)
8. Install the Front License Plate Holder 20. Check/Refresh the XM Satellite Radio Dealer Demo Service
9. Set the Tire Pressures 21. Check the CMBS, ACC, RDM, and LKAS Indicators (If Equipped)
10. Start the TPMS Calibration Process 22. Make Sure LaneWatch Works
11. Do the Idle Learn Procedure 23. Check the Head-Up Warning (HUW) Indicator  (If Equipped)
12. Do the CKP-Pattern Learn Procedure

To do a PDI on a model with a navigation system, be sure to complete S/B 15-051, 2016 Accord: PDI of the Navigation System.

This bulletin also includes this new model service information:

1. PDI and Final Delivery Checklist 3. Jacking and Lift Points
2. VIN Location 4. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

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2016 Honda Accord: PDI of the Navigation System

A15-051
August 6, 2015
02173 Version 1

 

2016 Accord: PDI of the Navigation System

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

Year Model Trim Level
2016 Accord All with Navigation

 

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin covers the pre-delivery inspection (PDI), including testing, of the navigation system. It includes these topics:

1. Navigation System Controls 4. Troubleshooting
2. Voice Control System 5. Map Coverage Areas
3. Navigation System Setup at the PDI

For more information about this system, see these resources:

  • Owner’s Guide – Besides the one that comes in the Owner Information Kit, this guide is also online. Select Search by Vehicle, select the vehicle, then enter keyword GUIDE.
  • 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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