Is the 2008 Acura MDX a good car?

Is the 2008 Acura MDX a good car?

The 2008 Acura MDX is as athletic as it looks–if you need raw power without wanting to mortgage yourself to ExxonMobil or Texaco, this SUV is a good choice. This 2008 Acura may look like a thoroughbred, but it has the power of a draft horse.

What kind of gas does an Acura MDX use?

* Using gasoline with an octane lower than 91 octane may cause damage to the engine. Please consult the owner’s manual for details. ** Based on 2008 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008.

What kind of towing capability does the Acura MDX have?

Towing ability is good, at a max rating of 5,000 lb. Every MDX comes standard with all-wheel drive that can shift power from front to back, and from right to left across the rear wheels. It’s a feature called torque-vectoring that can boost stability while it helps the MDX carve through corners more cleanly. Here, it works.

Which is power steering fluid should I use for my MDX?

I also have a 2010 MDX. Do you know the difference between the Acura Power Steering Fluid PN: 08206-9002A (blue label) vs. Honda Power Steering Fluid PN: 08206-9002 (red and gray label). Which one should I use for my MDX?

What did Edmunds say about the 2008 Acura MDX?

Edmunds’ expert review of the Used 2008 Acura MDX provides the latest look at trim-level features and specs, performance, safety, and comfort. At Edmunds we drive every car we review, performing road tests and competitor comparisons to help you find your perfect car. Read the full in-depth review of the Used 2008 MDX at Edmunds.

Is the Acura MDX a three row SUV?

For a three-row SUV, the 2008 Acura MDX does a fine job of driving like it’s not one. On curvy roads, the MDX is an eager partner thanks to the SH-AWD.

What is the towing capacity of an Acura MDX?

When properly equipped, maximum towing capacity is 5,000 pounds. Standard safety equipment for the MDX includes antilock disc brakes with brake assist, front seat side airbags, full-length side curtain airbags, active front head restraints and stability control with a stabilizing feature for trailering.

Are there any recalls on the Acura MDX?

Based on information received from our latest subscriber survey, our reliability history charts give you a rundown on how used vehicles are holding up in 17 potential trouble spots, ranging from the engine, transmission, and brakes to power equipment and the electrical system. The 2008 Acura MDX has been recalled 1 time by NHTSA. View Recalls

When does the new Chevy MDX go on sale?

It goes on sale this fall with prices ranging from about $41,000 to $48,000 — an increase of roughly $4,000. Built on a new unibody truck platform, the slightly longer MDX has lost only fractions of an inch in height, but it looks considerably lower.

What kind of mileage does an Acura MDX get?

Mileage: 166,285 miles Body Type: SUV Color: Black Engine: 6 Cyl 3.7 L Description: Used 2008 Acura MDX Technology with AWD, Towing Package, Navigation System, DVD, Keyless Entry, Fog Lights, Trailer Hitch, Leather Seats, Heated Seats, Tinted Windows, and Dual Exhaust 2008 Acura MDX Technology 6 Photos

What causes an Acura MDX to not start?

“The Bluetooth module is faulty – turns out of be a long standing issue with Acura. The faulty module drains the battery and can cause the car to not start. Acura has never made a recall and wants ~$400+ to plug in a new module. We simply unplugged the module and have lost the use of the phone via Bluetooth while driving.”

When did the 2007 Acura MDX come out?

Editor’s note: This review was written in September 2006 about the 2007 Acura MDX. Little of substance has changed with this year’s model. To see what details are different this year, check out a side-by-side comparison of the two model years.

It goes on sale this fall with prices ranging from about $41,000 to $48,000 — an increase of roughly $4,000. Built on a new unibody truck platform, the slightly longer MDX has lost only fractions of an inch in height, but it looks considerably lower.

What does alphanumeric stand for in Acura MDX?

The Acura MDX, or Honda MDX as known in Japan and Australia (only the first generation was imported), is a mid-size three-row luxury crossover, produced by the Japanese automaker Honda under its Acura luxury nameplate since 2000. The alphanumeric moniker stands for “Multi-Dimensional luxury”.

What are the new colors for the Acura MDX?

For 2008, the MDX adds a new auto dimming Day/Night rear view mirror; updates to the navigation and real-time traffic systems; a new exterior paint color choice of Sterling Gray Metallic; and a taupe interior is now available with the Aspen White Pearl exterior.