2013 Acura Tsx Owner's Manual

2013 Acura Tsx owners manual
Year:
2013
Make:
Acura
Model:
Tsx
Rating:
(8)

Online manual

Size:
21.01 MB

Table of Contents

2013 TSX
1
HOME: Contents
2
Quick Reference Guide
3
Visual Index
3
Safe Driving (P21)
8
Instrument Panel (P63)
9
Controls (P 87)
10
Features (P137)
13
Driving (P181)
14
Maintenance (P 221)
16
Handling the Unexpected (P 275)
17
What to Do If
18
A Few Words About Safety
21
Safe Driving
22
For Safe Driving
23
Important Safety Precautions
23
Your Vehicle’s Safety Features
25
Seat Belts
27
About Your Seat Belts
27
Fastening a Seat Belt
30
Seat Belt Inspection
33
Airbags
34
Airbag System Components
34
Types of Airbags
37
Front Airbags (SRS)
37
Side Airbags
41
Side Curtain Airbags
44
Airbag System Indicators
45
Airbag Care
48
Child Safety
49
Protecting Child Passengers
49
Safety of Infants and Small Children
51
Safety of Larger Children
59
Exhaust Gas Hazard
61
Label Locations
62
Instrument Panel
64
Indicators
65
Gauges
76
Multi-Information Display
77
Controls
88
Setting the Clock
89
Clock
89
Locking and Unlocking the Doors
90
Key Types and Functions
90
Locking/Unlocking the Doors from the Outside
92
Locking/Unlocking the Doors from the Inside
94
Childproof Door Locks
95
Auto Door Lock/Unlock
95
Opening and Closing the Trunk
96
Precautions for Opening/Closing the Trunk
96
Using the Trunk Opener
96
Using the Remote Transmitter
97
Using the Trunk Release Switch
97
Trunk Main Switch
98
Emergency Trunk Opener
98
Security System
99
Immobilizer System
99
Security System Alarm
99
Opening and Closing the Windows
101
Opening/Closing the Power Windows
101
Opening and Closing the Moonroof
104
Operating the Switches Around the Steering Wheel
105
Ignition Switch
105
Turn Signals
106
Light Switches
106
Fog Lights
108
Daytime Running Lights
108
Wipers and Washers
109
Brightness Control
110
Rear Defogger/Heated Door Mirror Button
111
Driving Position Memory System
112
Adjusting the Steering Wheel
114
Adjusting the Mirror
115
Interior Rearview Mirror
115
Adjusting the Seats
117
Adjusting the Seat Positions
117
Rear Seats
124
Armrest
125
Interior Lights/Interior Convenience Items
126
Interior Lights
126
Interior Convenience Items
127
Climate Control System
134
Using Automatic Climate Control
134
Synchronized Mode
136
Automatic Climate Control Sensors
137
Features
138
Audio System
139
About Your Audio System
139
USB Adapter Cable
140
Auxiliary Input Jack
141
Audio System Theft Protection
141
Audio System Basic Operation
142
Adjusting the Sound
143
Playing the AM/FM Radio
144
Playing the XM® Radio
146
Playing a CD
148
Playing an iPod®
151
Playing a USB Flash Drive
154
CD Player
159
iPod®/USB Flash Drive
160
Audio Remote Controls
161
General Information on the Audio System
162
XM® Radio Service
162
Recommended CDs
163
Compatible iPod® and USB Flash Drives
165
HomeLink® Universal Transceiver
166
Training HomeLink
166
Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®
168
Using HFL
168
HFL Menus
170
Compass
180
Compass Calibration
180
Compass Zone Selection
181
Driving Preparation
183
Maximum Load Limit
186
Towing a Trailer
188
Towing Preparation
188
Driving Safely with a Trailer
190
Towing Your Vehicle
191
When Driving
192
Starting the Engine
192
Precautions While Driving
194
Automatic Transmission
195
Shifting A/T
196
Shifting M/T
200
Cruise Control
202
VSA® System
205
TPMS
207
TPMS -Required Federal Explanation
209
Braking
211
Brake System
211
ABS
213
Brake Assist System
214
Parking Your Vehicle
215
When Stopped
215
Refueling
216
Fuel Information
216
How to Refuel
217
Fuel Economy
219
Improving Fuel Economy
219
Accessories and Modifications
220
Accessories
220
Modifications
220
Maintenance
222
Before Performing Maintenance
223
Inspection and Maintenance
223
Safety When Performing Maintenance
224
Parts and Fluids Used in Maintenance Service
225
Maintenance MinderTM
226
Maintenance Under the Hood
230
Maintenance Items Under the Hood
230
Opening the Hood
232
Engine Compartment Covers
234
Recommended Engine Oil
235
Oil Check
236
Adding Engine Oil
238
Changing the Engine Oil and Oil Filter
239
Engine Coolant
241
Transmission Fluid
243
Brake/Clutch Fluid
245
Refilling Window Washer Fluid
247
Replacing Light Bulbs
248
Headlight Bulbs
248
Fog Light Bulbs
252
Front Turn Signal/Parking/Side Marker Light Bulbs
253
Side Turn Signal/Emergency Indicator Light Bulbs
254
Brake Light, Taillight, Rear Turn Signal Light andRear Side Marker Light Bulbs
254
Back-Up Light Bulbs
255
Rear License Plate Light Bulbs
256
High-Mount Brake Light Bulbs
257
Checking and Maintaining Wiper Blades
258
Checking Wiper Blades
258
Changing the Wiper Blade Rubber
258
Checking and Maintaining Tires
260
Checking Tires
260
Tire and Loading Information Label
261
Tire Labeling
261
DOT Tire Quality Grading (U.S. Vehicles)
263
Wear Indicators
265
Tire Service Life
265
Tire and Wheel Replacement
266
Tire Rotation
267
Winter Tires
268
Battery
269
Checking the Battery
269
Charging the Battery
269
Remote Transmitter Care
270
Replacing the Battery
270
Climate Control System Maintenance
271
Dust and Pollen Filter
271
Cleaning
272
Interior Care
272
Exterior Care
274
Handling the Unexpected
276
Tools
277
Types of Tools
277
If a Tire Goes Flat
278
Changing a Flat Tire
278
Engine Does Not Start
284
Checking the Engine
284
Jump Starting
285
Shift Lever Does Not Move
288
Overheating
289
How to Handle Overheating
289
Indicator, Coming On/Blinking
291
If the Low Oil Pressure Indicator Comes On
291
If the Charging System Indicator Comes On
291
If the Malfunction Indicator Lamp Comes On
292
If the Brake System Indicator Comes On
293
If the EPS System Indicator Comes On
293
If the Low Tire Pressure/TPMS Indicator Comes On orBlinks
294
Fuses
295
Fuse Locations
295
Circuit Protected and Amps for Each Fuse
297
Inspecting and Changing Fuses
299
Emergency Towing
300
When You Cannot Unlock the Fuel Fill Door
301
When You Cannot Open the Trunk
302
Information
304
Specifications
305
Identification Numbers
309
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
309
Engine Number and Transmission Number
309
Devices that Emit Radio Waves
310
Testing of Readiness Codes
312
Warranty Coverages
314
Authorized Manuals
316
Client Service Information
317
Index
318
A
318
B
318
C
319
D
319
E
320
F
320
G
320
H
321
I
321
J
321
K
321
L
322
M
322
N
322
O
322
P Q
323
R
323
S
323
T
324
U
324
V
324
W
325
X Y Z
325

FAQ about the 2013 Acura Tsx Manual

What contains the 2013 Tsx manual?

The Acura Tsx owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Acura to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Acura Tsx. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Acura Tsx 2013 owner's manual:

  • Maintenance for your Acura Tsx, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks
  • Best practice for driving your Acura Tsx
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Acura Tsx owners can do
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications

Where to download the 2013 Acura Tsx Owners Manual?

The Acura Tsx owner manual for the 2013 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Acura Tsx year 2013 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2013 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Acura Tsx (2013) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2013 is available in English.

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