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2002 Acura MDX -- Introduction

Sep 28, 2001 — OVERVIEW The Acura MDX™ was created to define a new era in the evolution of luxury sport utility vehicles, treading beyond the limits of existing SUVs in terms of handling, packaging efficiency and environmental impact. The MDX was...

2002 Acura MDX -- Body

Sep 28, 2001 — INTRODUCTION To pursue a new direction in the luxury SUV segment, Acura envisioned MDX as the first SUV to combine a car-like ride and handling with a family-sized SUV interior. By avoiding some of the compromises that other manufacturer...

2002 Acura MDX -- Interior - Part 1

Sep 28, 2001 — INTERIOR DESIGN In the MDX, clean, solid forms on the instrument panel and door areas define a wide open and luxurious space. Positioned within that space are the driver's cockpit and a multi-use console that is reminiscent of other Acur...

2002 Acura MDX -- Interior - Part 2

Sep 28, 2001 — SYNCHRONIZED CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM After analyzing competitive SUVs, it was clear to MDX engineers that significant strides could be achieved by offering climate control comparable to a luxury sedan instead of merely matching existing t...

2002 Acura MDX -- Powertrain -- Part 1

Sep 28, 2001 — INTRODUCTION An advanced powertrain is essential to meet MDX's primary goals of outstanding performance, class-leading low emissions, and excellent fuel economy. To that end the MDX is powered by an advanced 3.5-liter, V-6, VTEC engine t...

2002 Acura MDX -- Powertrain - Part 2

Sep 28, 2001 — 105,000 MILE TUNE-UP INTERVALS Before 105,000 miles of driving, the only maintenance necessary is routine inspections and fluid and filter changes. At 105,000 miles, it's time to adjust the valves and replace the platinum-tipped spark pl...

2002 Acura MDX -- Chassis

Sep 28, 2001 — INTRODUCTION The Acura MDX was the first product in an uncharted portion of the market: a car-like, family-sized, luxury SUV. To venture beyond current competitive offerings with a no-compromise design, a new chassis was essential. Engin...

2002 Acura MDX -- Safety

Sep 28, 2001 — INTRODUCTION The Acura MDX SUV is engineered to meet and often exceed all applicable safety standards. Safety, security, and accident avoidance are top Acura priorities. With that in mind, various systems - body structure, chassis, drive...

2002 Acura MDX -- Quality and Maufacturing

Sep 28, 2001 — INTRODUCTION Like all Acura products, the MDX benefits from an integrated approach to designing manufacturing quality into the original plan for the vehicle. This approach results in a vehicle that is sure to achieve the legendary durabi...

2002 Acura 3.2 CL -- Introduction

Sep 27, 2001 — OVERVIEW The 2002 CL luxury performance coupe exemplifies Acura's commitment to performance-engineered vehicles with a heady combination of power, handling and luxury car comfort. The CL is engineered to deliver the highest levels of per...

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