How do you unlock the steering wheel on a Acura TSX?

How do you unlock the steering wheel on a Acura TSX?

How to Unlock a Steering Wheel

  1. Pull down in the same direction you yanked the wheel when you initially locked it.
  2. If you’re not sure which direction to go, try both directions.
  3. While holding your wheel in the correct direction, put your key into the ignition and start your car.
  4. Now your steering wheel should be unlocked.

What causes the steering wheel to lock while driving?

If your steering wheel locks up while the car is in motion, perhaps the most likely culprit is a lack of power steering fluid, or dirty power steering fluid. Especially at lower speeds like parking lot maneuvers, the power steering system allows you to turn the wheels with ease.

Why did my Acura TSX power steering stop working?

My 2012 Acura TSX has had to have power steering replaced. The unit was corroded and stopped working while I was driving, which was very scary. There are only 74,000 kms on this car. Acura Canada seemed supportive at first but then did not reply to to emails or phone calls. Very poor customer service.

Is there an extended warranty on Acura TSX?

Extended Warranty/Repair For Power Steering Issue – This links to a notice released by Acura in August 2019 regarding extended warranty and free repair for the TSX electronic control module. Contact American Honda customer support at 888-234-2138 with your VIN number

What to do when your steering wheel won’t turn in?

When you feel the steering wheel wanting to spring back you have turned hard enough, do not turn the wheel too hard, turn the key with normal pressure (Do not force key). If a locked steering wheel is the problem this will fix it. Back to Troubleshooting

Why does my steering wheel keep getting locked?

Note: Steering wheels most often get locked when people use the steering wheel to assist them getting out of the vehicle. With that being said, the “springy” feel in the steering wheel tends to be to the left. Step 2. Do not shake or rock the steering wheel.