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What does the VSA control module do?

The vehicle stability assist (VSA) system helps to stabilize the vehicle during cornering if the vehicle turns more or less than desired. It also assists you in maintaining traction while accelerating on loose or slippery road surfaces.


How do I fix VSA?

If the VSA indicator comes on while driving, pull to the side of the road when it is safe and turn off the engine. Reset the system by restarting the engine, and watch the VSA system indicator. If the indicator remains on, or comes back on while driving, have the VSA system inspected by your Acura dealer.


How do I reset my Acura TL VSA?


Can I drive with VSA light on?

If the VSA warning light comes on and stays on while you are driving, there may be an issue with the system. You can continue to drive with the VSA warning light on, as you will have normal braking and cornering abilities, just without the stability enhancements the VSA System provides.


What does check VSA system mean on Acura?

(ESC) System. Helps to stabilize the vehicle during cornering if the vehicle turns more or less than what was intended.


Is the VSA expensive to fix?

How much does it cost to fix the VSA system? Usually, a VSA system costs around 1300$-1700$. This varies from country to country and from different service centers. So when you are going to purchase one, do not spend away from more than that average cost.

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How do you remove a VSA fuse?

Pull the bottom of the cover open, then take it out of its side hinges by pulling it toward you. The VSA fuse box is located under the interior fuse box on the passenger’s side of the dashboard. To open it, push the tab and pull up the left side of the cover as shown.


Is VSA the same as traction control?

The main function of the VSA® system is generally known as Electronic Stability Control (ESC). The system also includes a traction control function. This button is on the driver side control panel. To partially disable VSA® functionality/ features, press and hold it until you hear a beep.


What does VSA stand for?

VSA stands for Vehicle Stability Assist. It helps to keep cars handling correctly during cornering, particularly if the system’s sensors detect understeer or oversteer. It’s especially useful when different wheels have different amounts of grip, a situation that would normally lead to skidding or plowing.


Should VSA be on or off?

According to the owner’s manual here is when you should turn it off. If your vehicle gets stuck in sand, mud, or fresh snow. You will be able to free your vehicle much easier with it turned off. Some drivers will turn off VSA as they claim you have better road feel.