Used 2004 Acura RL Sedan Consumer Reviews - 76 Car Reviews | Edmunds
ADVERTISEMENT

2004 Acura RL Sedan - Consumer Reviews

Average Consumer Rating

76 Total Reviews

3.5 3.5L V6 4-speed Automatic - (76 reviews )

Sort by

Most Recent|
Most Recent Most Helpful Highest Rating Lowest Rating
RL Review
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By NFB
on

Vehicle

2004 Acura RL Sedan 3.5 4dr Sedan (3.5L 6cyl 4A)


Review

Need following for such a pricy car:
compass and milage computer in standard
model; much larger HP engine; luxery
fetures inside like others in it's
class.

Car does flow nice on open highway


Best Features

Drive while crusing at 70mph. Interior


Worst Features

hp IN ENGINE A LITTLE MORE SPORTY THINGS Luxerey car features- computer, compass..


Was this review helpful? Yes | No

Not worth the money
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By Al Greco
on

Vehicle

2004 Acura RL Sedan 3.5 4dr Sedan (3.5L 6cyl 4A)


Review

Actually my lease is a 2002. This car
simply is not worth the dollars for the
lease. The ride is just OK, the
handling is poor compared to the Toyota
Avalon which was my previous auto. The
performance again, not as good.
The interior back seat is too small for
the average size man. No leg room.
The reliability I have no complaints
about.


Best Features

Style (Looks)


Worst Features

Larger engine, better handling, more interior room


Was this review helpful? Yes | No

2004 Acura RL
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By RLinPGH
on

Vehicle

2004 Acura RL Sedan 3.5 4dr Sedan (3.5L 6cyl 4A)


Review

A very solid car. I like the classic
(others call is bland) styling. The
2004 does not have the acceleration of
the TL, but the ride in the RL is nicer
and quieter. The interior leather on
the RL also is higher quality. I
looked at a Lexus ES-330 for $33,000ish
and a Toyota Avalon at $31,000. The RL
at $37,000 was more than I wanted to
spend, but I really am happy I did.


Best Features

Navigation system, On-Star and XM radio. I just moved to a new city and the navigation system has been fantastic. It doesn't always know the best/fastest way, but you NEVER get lost and always have a map at your disposal.


Worst Features

The gas tank reportedly holds 18 gallons. Twice I have driven with the gas light until the car started stuttering. Both times I immediately bought gas. The car took 16.4. Either it does not hold 18 gallons or the tank design is flawed. With over 1 gallon left it should not stutter.


Was this review helpful? Yes | No

RL-Refined Luxury
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By Bucciarelli
on

Vehicle

2004 Acura RL Sedan 3.5 4dr Sedan (3.5L 6cyl 4A)


Review

Last year for this body style for
the '04 Acura RL so you can negotiate a
great price on the flagship Acura car.
It is fully loaded including navigation
system, OnStar, heated seats, XM Radio
and real wood trim. This car may not
turn heads with its dated body style
but it will provide you a luxurious,
quiet, and spacious ride while
providing years of quality and
enjoyment from the precision
craftsmanship.


Best Features

Navigation system, XM Radio, 6-disc CD Changer in dash, On star, heated seats, front wheel drive, dash VERY easy to read and illuminated well


Worst Features

Needs more horsepower, new body style, rear sunshade, rear heated seats.


Was this review helpful? Yes | No

Best car for the money
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By Douglas Don Carlos
on

Vehicle

2004 Acura RL Sedan 3.5 4dr Sedan (3.5L 6cyl 4A)


Review

Excellent car, luxo cruiser, built
like a tank, excellent dealer
service...I love this car..Great
leather intirior, I beet the hell out
of my cars...this think is tough...


Best Features

Ride, dependability, performance, smooth engine, interior lay out great


Worst Features

A little better styling, the new RL will do it


Was this review helpful? Yes | No

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Other Vehicles to Consider

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT