Acura 3.2tls,2002,car has 26,000 miles,Acura reccomds changing spark plugs at 100,000.Car runs fine,but I only get 12 miles to the gallon locally,not much better on the highway.Checked with scanner no trouble codes stored.Any suggestions?

Asked by Jan 14, 2013 at 05:05 PM about the 2002 Acura TL Type-S FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Acura 3.2tls 2002 has 26,000 miles Acura reccomds changing spark plugs at 100,000 miles car runs fine ,gas
milage is 12 mpg driving locally,not much better on the highway.Connected scanner to check for any problem codes
everything checked out o k.Any help would be appreciated,Thankyou.

2 Answers

102,185

The car is rated 17MPG city so you're not far off. Make sure the tire air pressures are at or a couple/three pounds above what the door decal says. Install a new air filter. Drive like you have an egg under your foot. Coast into stop signs and lights.

Thanks for the reply.

Your Answer

Acura TL Experts

  • #1
    miraclemike
    Reputation
    1,110
  • #2
    darkoM
    Reputation
    810
  • #3
    cherryscar
    Reputation
    720
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord
1,085 Great Deals out of 65,757 listings starting at $561
Used Honda Civic
695 Great Deals out of 64,158 listings starting at $999
Used Nissan Maxima
307 Great Deals out of 22,137 listings starting at $1,200
Used Acura MDX
428 Great Deals out of 16,512 listings starting at $2,000
Used BMW 3 Series
1,052 Great Deals out of 33,633 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Camry
937 Great Deals out of 90,042 listings starting at $300
Used Acura RL
14 Great Deals out of 606 listings starting at $1,995
Used INFINITI G35
62 Great Deals out of 2,854 listings starting at $1,350
Used Honda Accord Coupe
156 Great Deals out of 7,394 listings starting at $1,999
Used Nissan Altima
1,077 Great Deals out of 78,379 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

2014 Acura TL For Sale
15 Great Deals out of 226 listings starting at $13,980
2013 Acura TL For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 234 listings starting at $10,900
2012 Acura TL For Sale
28 Great Deals out of 540 listings starting at $6,999
2011 Acura TL For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 112 listings starting at $8,490
2010 Acura TL For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 353 listings starting at $6,675

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.