Acura MDX is a mid-size SUV that has been produced since 2000. This model was built on the Honda Pilot platform. In the Acura model lineup, MDX is in the flagship position, immediately above Acura RDX.
Competitors of Acura MDX are Lexus RX350, Infiniti QX60, Cadillac XT5/SRX, Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, BMW X5, Audi Q7, Land Rover Discovery, Jaguar F-Pace, and other SUVs.
Two engines were offered for Acura MDX, both of them were 3.5-liter V6 J35A. First version got J35A3, and since 2003, J35A5 with increased power have been installed.
Second generation MDX had a single 6-cylinder J37A engine.
In Acura MDX third generation, V6 J35Y is used. MDX Hybrid is also available, which is fitted with a J30Y1 engine together with an electric motor that together give 321 HP.
Here you can find out everything you want about Acura MDX engines: their specs, common problems and ways of fixing them. There are also recommendations about using engine oil: what engine oil to use, how often to replace it, and what the oil capacity is. We like modifying engines, and will share out knowledge with you: what performance parts it is better to use and how much horsepower you will get. Here you will learn everything about the most efficient ways to boost the power of the engine.