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2004 Acura TSX - Specs

2004 Acura TSX

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Engine Specs
Powertrain Specs
Chassis Specs
Capacities Specs
Exterior Dimensions
Interior Dimensions

Engine 2004 Acura TSX
16-valve, DOHC, 2.4-liter, i-VTEC 4-cylinder
Horsepower, SAE Net
200 hp @ 6800 rpm
Torque 166 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
Redline 7100 rpm
Bore and Stroke 87 mm x 99 mm
Displacement 143.6 cu. in. (2354 cc)
Compression Ratio 10.5:1
Induction System Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI)
Valvetrain i-VTEC intelligent Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control (VTC), DOHC, 4-valves-per-cylinder, chain-driven camshafts and variable timing control
Engine Block Aluminum alloy with cast-in iron liners
Cylinder Head Aluminum alloy with 4 valves-per-cylinder and pent-roof combustion chambers
Emission Control LEV-2 (Low Emissions Vehicle-II)
Ignition System Direct ignition system

105 amp. max


12V, maintenance free

Recommended Fuel Premium Unleaded

Powertrain Automatic Transmission Manual Transmission
Layout Transverse-mounted, front engine, front-wheel-drive
Transmission 5-speed Sequential SportShift automatic 6-speed manual
Transmissions Gear Ratios:
   1st gear 2.652


   2nd gear


   3rd gear 1.082 1.355
   4th gear 0.773 1.028
   5th gear 0.566 0.825
   6th gear - 0.659
Reverse 2.000 3.583
Final Drive Ratio 4.44 4.7

Chassis 2004 Acura TSX
Body Type
Steel unit body
Suspension Front Independent, double-wishbone with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Rear Independent multi-link double-wishbone with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Shock Absorbers Telescopic, hydraulic nitrogen gas filled
Stabilizer Bars Front 25.4 mm x 4.5 mm wall thickness
Rear 15 mm solid
Steering Type Torque-sensing, variable power assist rack-and-pinion
Steering Ratio 14.8:1
Steering Wheel Turns (lock to lock) 2.7
Turning Circle (curb to curb) 40.0 feet
Wheels 17x7JJ 7-spoke alloy wheels
Tires Michelin P215/50R17 all-season high-performance
Braking System 4-wheel disc brakes with 4-channel ABS


Front Ventilated, 11.8 in (300 mm) diameter x 28 mm thickness
Rear Solid 10.2 in (260 mm) diameter x 9 mm thickness
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) 4-channel
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) Throttle control and brake control utilizing yaw, lateral g, speed and steering sensors for traction control and stability enhancement
Traction Control System (TCS) Incorporated into VSA

Capacities / EPA Mileage 2004 Acura TSX
Cooling System MT 7.4 U.S. qt.
AT 7.3 U.S. qt.
Fuel tank 17.1 gallons
Volumes Passenger
91 cu. ft.
Cargo 13.0 cu. ft. without Navigation System
12.8 cu. ft. with Navigation System
Total 104 cu. ft. without Navigation System
103.8 cu. ft. with Navigation System
EPA Fuel Mileage - City/Highway Manual: 21/29

Automatic: 22/31

Exterior Dimensions 2004 Acura TSX
Wheelbase 105.1 inches (2670 mm)
Track Front 59.6 inches (1515 mm)
Rear 59.6 inches (1515 mm)

Overall Length

183.3 in (4657 mm)
Overall Width

69.4 in (1762 mm)

Overall Height 57.3 in (1456 mm)
Minimum Ground Clearance 4.7 in (Full-Load) 6.2 in (Non Load)
Curb Weight MT without Navigation System - 3230 lbs.
MT with Navigation System - 3241 lbs.

AT without Navigation System - 3318 lbs.

AT with Navigation System - 3329 lbs.

Weight Distribution (%front/rear)

MT - 60/40
AT - 61/39

Interior and Trunk Dimensions Front Rear
Head Room 37.8 in (960 mm)

37.3 in (947 mm)

Leg Room 42.4 in (1076 mm) 34.2 in (868 mm)
Hip Room 54.4 in (1381 mm) 54.4 in (1382 mm)
Shoulder Room 55.4 in (1406 mm)

53.5 in (1360 mm)

Warranties 2004 Acura TSX
Vehicle 4-year / 50,000-mile limited warranty
Outer Body Rust-Through 5-year/ unlimited-mile limited warranty
Acura Total Luxuary Care (TLC) with road side assistance 4-year/ 50,000-mile