1999 Acura RL Overview

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1999 Acura RL Overview

The 1999 RL received a few exterior changes to bring it up to a level appropriate for a competitor to Lexus. The headlights were reshaped and replaced with xenon high-intensity discharge lights. Fog lights were now integrated into the front fender.

The 1999 RL also had improvements aimed at making the ride safer. Side airbags for both driver and passenger were now standard.

With all these improvements, the object of the biggest complaints from drivers got worse: mileage was now 18 city/24 highway (down from 19/25). The car still requires premium fuel.

Indeed, reviewers of this vehicle continue to complain about the gas-guzzling aspect to it. They also don't like that the CD changer is still in the trunk, rather than in-dash. Conversely, they love the smooth ride, tight handling, and responsive braking.

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1999 3.5 Rl, Crank No Start

1999 acura 3.5rl sedan. Crank no start. Replaced plugs, fuel, fuel filter, starter. Gettin fuel, got a obd2 scanner, scanner will not turn on with the car in the on position and in neutral. Any h...

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1999 acura 3.5rl, v-6 finally got the car to start. obd2 showin me about 8 codes. mis, fue, ccm, cat, eva, o25, htr, egr maintence light stays on, srs, vsa, and abs lights are on no throttle. any h...

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1999 3.5 Rl, Crank No Start

1999 acura 3.5rl sedan. Crank no start. Replaced plugs, fuel, fuel filter, starter. Gettin fuel, got a obd2 scanner, scanner will not turn on with the car in the on position and in neutral. Any h...

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