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qcura If the driver still does not react and the collision is deemed unavoidable, the RL retracts and locks seatbelts and brakes hard. It integrates active differentials with the all-wheel-drive system and traction control to improve handling, similar to the “ATTS” system featured on the Honda Prelude SH.

The new RL featured extensive aerodynamic design treatment including details such as industry-first flush side glass, plus underbody covers and diffusers to reduce lift, resulting in a very low drag coefficient of 0. Other competitors that were midway through their model cycle, such as the BMW i and —08 Audi A6 3.

Inthe mznual year 3. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. The DVD Audio-capable speaker sound system remained, but integration with the audio system was improved with the addition of Bluetooth stereo and a USB port that allowed integration and operation of Apple iPod and other MP3 type devices.

Additional insulation, improved acoustic isolation windshield design, and a new implementation of the Active Noise Cancellation system ANC combined to make the RL’s interior quieter in a variety of conditions. Avoid damage your Acura, other, your safety, and safety others, is very safely an important, you to potential hazards that could. The driver selected a cruise speed and could set a timed following distance of 2.

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Inside, the RL offered a new interior color Sea Coastnew Dark Burlwood interior trim, and thin-thread stitching on the steering wheel. Archived from the original on 6 April One of the most controversial features of the RL was its “Power Plenum” grille design, the first of three similar designs that was soon joined by the second-generation Acura TSX and the fourth-generation Acura TL.

If the driver gets dangerously close and does not take evasive action, the RL first provides visible and audible alerts. These included aluminum alloy in the hood, front fenders, trunk lid and frame, front acuda rear subframes, suspension arms, front knuckles and bumper acuea. Based on sun position and cabin orientation, the system could rll send additional cooling air to the sunny side of the car to keep that occupant comfortable, while not freezing out the occupant on the shady side.


1999 Acura RL – 3.5 Owner’s Manual (1 page)

GM makes big strides, while Honda, Toyota dominate”. Answer Center Find what you are looking for Optional: Power folding mirrors had been available in markets other than North America since the introduction in Japan.

Despite the mid-generational update inonly 2, cars were sold in the U. Along with that larger screen came the conversion to easy-to-replace DVD map databases.

For warranty and safety reasons, it is not recommended that owners of PAX equipped vehicles switch to another type of tire assembly. Archived from the original on September 26, The ACE structure features extensive use of high-tensile steel and lightweight aluminum components in a front-mounted polygonal main frame, designed to engage vehicles of differing size and weight in a frontal collision and spread the forces through multiple structural pathways, while preventing or minimizing cabin deformation.

In exterior length, the RL grew slightly by 2.

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Oil leaking onto a hot catalytic converter manuxl generate smoke and possibly lead to an under-hood fire. The DVD-based navigation system improved on previous XM satellite-linked traffic flow reporting, adding continuously updated real-time weather reporting and the capability to reroute based on current traffic conditions.

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The Acura RL continued unchanged in the U. The suspension and chassis were stiffened, and new alloy wheels were offered.

Archived from the original on March 28, An integrated rearview camera was added to the top two trim levels. Archived from the original on 16 July Wikimedia Commons has media related to Acura RL. If the seal is damaged, mankal can result in a brake fluid leak under certain conditions. The use of OnStar was carried over from the previous generation RL. The Base model optional rearview camera was installed in the same manner and position as on the models, mounted dead center in the trunk trim, with the trunk release button displaced to the right of center passenger side.

The first-generation Acura RL was a rebadged version of the third-generation Honda Legend, and was first introduced to the North American market into replace the second-generation Acura Legend.

Colors were 19999 added and manuwl. New shifter and center console arrangements were added, including a Sport mode. Acurra car also garnered a CNET. Heating and air conditioning systems were tied into a solar sensor and GPS positioning so that cabin temperature remained constant in a mixed sun and shade situation. In practical terms, this means in an SUV versus ACE structure car collision, there is a greater chance that the ACE body structure will engage with the SUV’s frame and dissipate collision forces around the passenger compartment.


The “Good” scores continued for all tests conducted on the model. The steering wheel paddle shifters were reprogrammed for faster response, and the paddle shifters could be operated in both Drive and Sport modes. The tightly integrated voice recognition system worked with the navigation system and could recognize spoken city and street names. Base model cars were well equipped, but deleted certain features such as the navigation system and Adaptive Front Lighting System AFSand substituted plastic simulated wood for the dashboard maple wood trim.

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The new dual microphone system used real estate in the overhead console that was previously used in the and models for OnStar control electronics. Unlike many in-car navigation systems, the Alpine DVD-based navigation unit allowed the driver to change destinations and routes “on the fly” while driving, rather than being locked out unless the car was in Park.

Reasons for discontinuing the PAX run-flat system were several, one big reason probably being the class-action suit against Honda and Michelin. The ride was stiffer, but not overly so, and handling was improved with less body roll, more controlled cornering and enhanced feel.

The proper way to start the engine, shift the transmission, and park, plus towing trailer, the Maintenance Schedule shows you when you need to take your vehicle dealer, tips on cleaning and protecting your vehicle, this section covers several problems motorists sometimes experience, and how handle them. More aggressive “aero” look body work was also standard, and a revised trunk decklid spoiler was made available as a dealer installed option.

Bumper-mounted cameras gave the driver a view out at each front corner to assist in parking, and also to see the amount of clearance down the road if the car were in an alley-like situation, where driver vision around the corner would require moving much of the car out into the path of possible oncoming traffic. Implementation of the SH-AWD was adjusted for earlier intervention and 1999 greater rear-wheel bias for better handling dynamics.