2004 Acura TL Top Comparisons

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2004 Acura TLReview
Marco writes:
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Awesome car Looks really nice Interior well tooken care of

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Lyle writes:
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They are great cars. They will last forever as long as you maintain them properly.

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2004 Acura TLReview
Will writes:
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2004 was honestly one of the best years for semi-luxury to luxury car brands. I have recently owned a 2004 Audi A4 v6 6 speed and now a 2004 Acura TL v6 with 6 speed. and they have shot to the top of the list of Best cars I have ever owned and driven. Solid cars with incredible style and build quality. Seek out any of these pre-2010 models before they are all gone. Seems like the 2008-2009 recession really killed the quality of cars available.

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2004 Acura TL FWDReview
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Always Reliable No Matter What The Weather And Road Conditions — Love the car for all its reliability and luxurious comfort. It provides a smooth ride that comes with owning an Acura. The V6 engine and provides the power while optimizing fuel efficiency. This car will be any owners pride for years to come.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Great appearance, family car, very well maintained, requires low maintenance, defines reliability

Cons: Does not have a rear view camera for large sedan

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2004 Acura TL FWDReview
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My First Car — I like the speed. Nothing like Acura 4th gear. The sport shift is good for its year. This was one of Acura last great cars. The 2004 Acura TL styling really caught the eye of many people when it went on sale.

Pros: Luxury, Speed, Maintenance, Gas Milage,

Cons: FWD

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2004 Acura TL FWD with NavigationReview
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Loved This Car! — i loved my acura tl. it was super reliable, very comfortable, and i loved taking it on long roadtrips. it had an awesome sound system in it. the only downside to this car was the fuel economy. freeway trips weren't so bad as i averaged 28mpg, but city driving gave me about 16mpg. overall though, awesome car.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: comfortable, reliable, good sound system, awesome aesthetics

Cons: poor fuel economy

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2004 Acura TL FWD with NavigationReview
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Awesome! — I love my car. It has been with me for 150,000 miles and I have had virtually no problems. Not one major repair to date, just regular maintenance. My headlights have both died, but I actually enjoyed replacing the old HIDs with the new ones! I know that isn't for everyone. By the way, the OEM headlights lasted waaaaaaay longer than they were supposed to. In short, great car!

Pros: Almost everything.

Cons: 2004 suffered from a dashboard defect where they cracked after several years. 2003 and before and the 2005 and later did not have this problem. Also, the door handle moldings tend to fall off. I don't know why Acura cannot design a good molding, but can engineer an incredible car. Fortunately, they're only $10, but they only last a year or so before they fall off.

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2004 Acura TL FWDReview
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Great Vehicle — This was a great car. The engine was smooth and powerful, but gave great gas mileage. The TL boasts classic styling which never dated and still turned heads when i drove it. The cabin was roomy and quiet. The manufacturing roots, Honda, explains the awesome reliability and value, Overall all we loved the car!

Pros: Awesome value. Great ride and handling. Good power and acceleration, Good gas mileage.

Cons: No audio aux imput.

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2004 Acura TL FWDReview
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Love It — I absolutely love driving the Acura TL! Handles corner amazingly. I love that feeling you get when you walk out of the grocery store and you're like "Yep, that's my Acura TL!" For a 2004 to have all the bells and whistles that cars are just now coming out with- I find that amazing! I have a '09 Acura RL and I will so miss my '04 TL, it has a lot more pick up and go than the RL.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Very fun car to drive.  Very reliable.  Looks amazing

Cons: Does not handle slick roads well.  (May be due to the tires that were sold to me-the place was a rip off)

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2004 Acura TL FWDReview
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Much More Fun Than Four Doors Have A Right To Be. — This Acura TL has much more refined handling and raw acceleration than any of it's more recent models. While it is more practical than the sleeker models, it passes as a car for an adult, but still can come out to play.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: I am an audio professional and I bought this car used for the Eliot Scheiner-designed dvd-a player.  I kept the car past 100,000 miles because of how it drives.

Cons: Racing brakes and tires are expensive to fix.

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I owned a 2013 acura tl shawd and that is perfect balance of sport and luxury it handles very well and the amenities inside are great. The sound system make you think that you are at live concert. Read More

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2012 Acura TL Reviews

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This is a great car with handles well and is reasonably priced Read More

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Features are awesome its a smooth ride.very compatible to lexus Read More

2011 Acura TL Reviews

Review By Mike

Good value for money. Strong car in the winter time weather Read More

2010 Acura TL Reviews

Review By earls370

They look great dont know what the cars are they worthy of the price. Read More

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This is a awesome car for 2010 it has 2020 technology I would highly recommend this car especially the sh awd Read More

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