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Are MDX reliable?

The Acura MDX Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 2nd out of 14 for luxury midsize SUVs. The average annual repair cost is $571 which means it has average ownership costs. The severity of repairs is low while frequency of those issues is average, so major issues are uncommon for the MDX.


What is the bolt pattern on a 2012 Acura MDX?

Acura MDX manufactured between 2003 – 2006 and 2014 – 2016 have a bolt pattern of 5×4.5 inches (5×114.3mm), a center bore of 2.52 inches (64.1mm), and five lug nuts with a thread size of M12 x 1.5 that need to be tightened with 80lb-ft (108Nm) of force.


What is the difference between 245 75R16 and 265 75R16?

It means, the width of the tire 245 75R16 is 245 millimeters and the tire 265 75R16 is 265 millimeters. So the difference in their widths is 265 – 245 = 20 millimeters.


Can you put 245 tires on 275 rims?


Is there a big difference between 225 and 235 tires?

If you care about gas mileage and such, get a light tire and a tire with less rolling resistance, meaning not the 255/40, because tires with thicker rubber and wider tread usually have higher rolling resistance. The differences of weight between 225 and 235 are probably negligible.


How much bigger can you go on tire size?

To keep the suspension and speedometer functioning correctly, both the stock diameter and width of the wheels and tires needs to be maintained. As a general rule of thumb, it’s safe to fit a tire up to 20 millimeters wider than stock on the original rim.

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What does p245 75R16 mean?

This refers to the sidewall height as a percentage of the tread width. For example, a P225/60R16 tire has sidewalls which measure (from rim to tread) at 60% of 225mm (135mm). An LT245/75R16 tire would have sidewalls that measure at 75% of 245mm (183.75mm).


When did Acura MDX have transmission problems?

The Acura MDX’s biggest problem across the board is transmission failure, and the 2004 year model has earlier and more expensive failures than most other MDXs. The 2001, 2002, 2003, and 2005 MDXes are also plagued with total transmission failure, but it comes a bit later.


Is the Acura 3.7 a good engine?

The 3.7-liter V6 accelerates the MDX from zero to 60 mph in 6.5 seconds and remains one of the most powerful engines Honda has produced. The MDX’s V6 engine achieves an EPA fuel economy rating of 16 mpg city and 21 mpg highway.


Do Acura cars have a spare tire?

Although it isn’t included in your car’s MSRP, Acura offers compact spare tires/wheels that should cost you between $150 and $200. If you prefer to purchase an entire emergency spare kit, there are a few good options, ranging from $300-$450, which you can check out here.


What size is a 265 tire in inches?

METRIC TIRE TO DIAMETER (INCHES) CALCULATOR For example a LT265/75R16 would be around 31.6 inches tall and 10 inches wide.


Which tire is wider 245 or 275?

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Registered. 275 width tires offer 1.2 more inches of contact area per tire so 2.4″ total more contact width than a 245 – so it’s gotta give a bit more grip.


Can 235 tires replace 245?

The quick answer is yes you can replace 245/50-18 tyres with 235/50-18 but they will have 10mm (0.4 in) smaller overall diameter. Will only slightly effect speedo and odometer – ie speedo will read about 1.5% high.


Are 215 and 235 tires interchangeable?

Are 215 And 235 Tires Interchangeable? 215 and 235 tires are interchangeable if they come with the same tire aspect ratio and the same rim diameter.


Does changing tire size affect speedometer?

Up-sizing, or installing a taller tire, will lead to a speedometer reading that is slower than your actual speed. This is because a taller tire will have a larger overall circumference, causing it to need to travel more distance per revolution than the original equipment tire.


What is the difference between a 225 and 235 tire?

1. If both tires are the same brand/model, then 235 should be slightly more comfortable given the same tire pressure. 2. If the 225 has softer sidewall and the 235 has stiffer sidewall, then the feel could be the same or the 235 might be stiffer due to the sidewall.


What is the difference between 245 and 255 tires?

No difference. Keep in mind 255 and 245 are sidewall width and having nothing to do with tread width. Depending on manufacturer a 245 could have more tread width than a 255.

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Does wheel size affect fuel economy?

However, they do play a role in how efficiently your car performs, depending on how well they are maintained and the size of your wheel. For example, larger tires decrease your fuel economy because they are heavier, while smaller tires increase fuel efficiency.


What does the LT mean on a tire?

If a tire size reads, LT235/75R15 104/101S, the LT indicates that this tire is meant for Light Truck use. These tires are made for light-duty and heavy-duty pickup trucks (typically ½ ton, ¾ ton, or 1-ton load capacity), SUVs and vans.


What do 3 numbers on tires mean?

B: TIRE WIDTH The three-digit number following the letter is the tire’s width (from side to side, looking at the tire head on) in millimeters. This may also be referred to as the section width. C: ASPECT RATIO The forward slash separates the tire width number from the two-digit aspect ratio.