2002 Acura RL 2002 Acura RL Change Vehicle


Vehicle Specifications

Specs for trim:
Print Specs
Engineering (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)
Engine Type 3.5-liter SOHC 24-valve V-6 aluminum engine
Displacement: 3.5 liters (3474 cc)
Horsepower (SAE net): 225hp @ 5200 rpm
Torque: 231 lb.-ft. @ 2800 rpm
Redline: 5600 rpm
Compression Ratio: 9.6:1
Valvetrain: SOHC 24-valve with hydraulic lash adjusters
Fuel & Induction System: Fuel Injection (PGM-FI) with 3-stage Variable Induction System
Emissions Control: Electronically controlled EGR - Low Emissions Vehicle (LEV) in all 50 states
Bore & Stroke: 3.54 in. x 3.58 in.
Engine Block: Aluminum with cast-in iron cylinder liners
Cylinder Heads: Aluminum with pent-roof combustion chamber
Ignition System: Electronic direct ignition with knock control
Battery: 12-volt, maintenance-free
Alternator: 110 amps maximum
Tune-Up Interval: No scheduled tune ups for 100,000 miles*
*Does not apply to fluid and filter changes or periodic inspections. Please refer to the maintenance section of your owner's manual to determine all appropriate maintenance intervals.
Body/Suspension/Chassis (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)
Body Type: Unit Body structure
Front & Rear Suspension: Independent double-wishbone with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Shock Absorbers: Gas-pressurized with Acura progressive valve technology, front and rear
Steering Type: Speed and torque sensitive, variable power-assisted, rack-and-pinion steering
Steering Ratio: 16.0:1
Steering Wheel Turns: 3.35 (lock-to-lock)
Turning Circle: 36.1 ft. (curb-to-curb)
Braking System: Dual-diagonal, power-assisted 4-wheel disc brakes with Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
Front Disc Brakes: Ventilated, 11.8-in. diameter and 1.1-in. rotor thickness
Rear Disc Brakes: Solid, 11.1-in. diameter and 0.47-in. rotor thickness
Parking Brake: Foot actuated on rear disc
Wheels: Cast aluminum-alloy, 16 x 7.0 JJ
Tires: P225/55R16 94V Michelin All-Season MXM4
Transmission (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)
4-speed automatic with lock-up torque converter and Grade Logic Control
Ratios (:1):
  • 1st: 2.458
  • 2nd: 1.454
  • 3rd: 0.948
  • 4th: 0.652
  • Reverse: 1.880
  • Final drive ratio: 3.133
Safety & Security (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA)
4-wheel, 4-channel Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Driver's and front passenger's air bag Supplemental Restraint System (SRS)
Automatic seat belt tensioners
Side-impact air bags
Dual side-impact door beams
3-point outboard and center rear seat belts
Rear child seat tether anchors
Childproof rear door locks
Xenon High Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights
5-mph bumpers (front/rear)
Front and rear crumple zones
Automatic day/night rearview mirror
Passenger side door mirror reverse tilt feature
Theft-deterrent system with automatic immobilizer
Fog lights
Nonprotruding switches and controls
Collapsible steering column
Impact-absorbing interior surfaces
Automatic transmission interlock feature
Center high-mount rear brakelight
Rear window defroster
Front side-window defoggers
Tinted upper windshield
Safety glass
Breakaway inside rearview mirror
All-Season steel-belted radial tires
Heated door mirrors
Emergency trunk opener
Comfort & Convenience (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)
OnStar® Service for Acura with Basic 1-year Safety and Security Plan
Available OnStar® Premium Service Plan
Available Acura DVD-Based Satellite-Navigation System™
Automatic Climate Control air conditioning system
Rear compartment heating and air conditioning controls and vents
Micron air filtration system
Electronic tilt and telescoping steering column with 2-position memory function
Cruise control
HomeLink® feature
Power windows and door locks
Power moonroof with tilt feature and sliding shade
Acura/Bose® AM/FM stereo/cassette with anti-theft feature
Heated door mirrors
Eight-speaker audio system
Trunk-mounted 6-disc CD Changer
Keyless entry system for doors and trunk
Overhead map lights
Seat, steering wheel and door mirror memory control
Driver's and front passenger's vanity mirror (illuminated)
Lighted trunk, ashtray, cigarette light, driver's side power window switches and ignition switch
Rear compartment reading lights
Remote trunk and fuel-filler-door releases
Front door storage
Dual beverage holder (front and rear
Digital quartz clock
Maintenance interval reminder
Side window defoggers (front)
Overhead sunglasses storage compartment
Electronic immobilizer system
Seating & Trim (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)
Leather-trimmed seats
Leather-wrapped steering wheel
Leather-wrapped shift knob
8-way power driver's seat adjusted by 2-position memory system
4-way power front passenger's seat
Driver's seat adjustable lumbar support
Heated front seats
Center console with sliding armrest
Adjustable front headrests
Adjustable rear headrests
Rear seat center armrest (folding) with dual beverage holder
Trunk pass-through with lock
Front seat belt height adjustment
Burled, camphor wood-trimmed center console
Floormats
Exterior Features (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)
Fog lights
Body-colored front and rear bumpers
Body-colored door mirrors
Power-operated door mirrors with 2-position memory function
Body-colored side moldings
Green-tinted, heat-reflecting glass
Printed radio antenna (rear glass)
Alloy wheels
Galvanized body panels
4-coat, 4-bake paint process
Fuel Economy (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)
Recommended Fuel - Premium 92 octane
EPA Fuel Mileage, City/Highway* - 18/24
*Use for comparison purposes only. California figures are the same. Your mileage may vary.
Capacities (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)
Cooling System: 2.27 U.S. gallons
Fuel Tank: 18 U.S. gallons (68 liters)
Engine oil with filter: 4.9 U.S. quarts
Dimensions (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)
Exterior:
  • Wheelbase: 114.6 in.
  • Overall Length: 196.6 in.
  • Overall Width: 71.6 in.
  • Height (unladen): 54.5 in.
  • Minimum Ground Clearance: 4.9 in.
  • Track Front: 61.0 in.
  • Rear: 60.6 in.
  • Curb Weight: 3898 lbs. (3861 lbs. with Navigation System)
  • Weight Distribution(% front/rear): 62/38
Interior:
  • Passenger Volume: 96.2 cu. ft.
  • Cargo Volume: 14.8 cu. ft.
  • Total Interior Volume: 111.0 cu. ft
  • Head Room:
    • Front: 38.8 in.
    • Rear: 36.8 in.
  • Leg Room:
    • Front: 42.1 in.
    • Rear: 35.4 in.
  • Hip Room:
    • Front: 55.7 in.
    • Rear: 56.5 in.
  • Shoulder Room:
    • Front: 56.9 in.
    • Rear: 56.3 in.
Engineering (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)
Engine Type 3.5-liter SOHC 24-valve V-6 aluminum engine
Displacement: 3.5 liters (3474 cc)
Horsepower (SAE net): 225hp @ 5200 rpm
Torque: 231 lb.-ft. @ 2800 rpm
Redline: 5600 rpm
Compression Ratio: 9.6:1
Valvetrain: SOHC 24-valve with hydraulic lash adjusters
Fuel & Induction System: Fuel Injection (PGM-FI) with 3-stage Variable Induction System
Emissions Control: Electronically controlled EGR - Low Emissions Vehicle (LEV) in all 50 states
Bore & Stroke: 3.54 in. x 3.58 in.
Engine Block: Aluminum with cast-in iron cylinder liners
Cylinder Heads: Aluminum with pent-roof combustion chamber
Ignition System: Electronic direct ignition with knock control
Battery: 12-volt, maintenance-free
Alternator: 110 amps maximum
Tune-Up Interval: No scheduled tune ups for 100,000 miles*
*Does not apply to fluid and filter changes or periodic inspections. Please refer to the maintenance section of your owner's manual to determine all appropriate maintenance intervals.
Body/Suspension/Chassis (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)
Body Type: Unit Body structure
Front & Rear Suspension: Independent double-wishbone with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Shock Absorbers: Gas-pressurized with Acura progressive valve technology, front and rear
Steering Type: Speed and torque sensitive, variable power-assisted, rack-and-pinion steering
Steering Ratio: 16.0:1
Steering Wheel Turns: 3.35 (lock-to-lock)
Turning Circle: 36.1 ft. (curb-to-curb)
Braking System: Dual-diagonal, power-assisted 4-wheel disc brakes with Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
Front Disc Brakes: Ventilated, 11.8-in. diameter and 1.1-in. rotor thickness
Rear Disc Brakes: Solid, 11.1-in. diameter and 0.47-in. rotor thickness
Parking Brake: Foot actuated on rear disc
Wheels: Cast aluminum-alloy, 16 x 7.0 JJ
Tires: P225/55R16 94V Michelin All-Season MXM4
Transmission (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)
4-speed automatic with lock-up torque converter and Grade Logic Control
Ratios (:1):
  • 1st: 2.458
  • 2nd: 1.454
  • 3rd: 0.948
  • 4th: 0.652
  • Reverse: 1.880
  • Final drive ratio: 3.133
Safety & Security (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA)
4-wheel, 4-channel Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Driver's and front passenger's air bag Supplemental Restraint System (SRS)
Automatic seat belt tensioners
Side-impact air bags
Dual side-impact door beams
3-point outboard and center rear seat belts
Rear child seat tether anchors
Childproof rear door locks
Xenon High Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights
5-mph bumpers (front/rear)
Front and rear crumple zones
Automatic day/night rearview mirror
Passenger side door mirror reverse tilt feature
Theft-deterrent system with automatic immobilizer
Fog lights
Nonprotruding switches and controls
Collapsible steering column
Impact-absorbing interior surfaces
Automatic transmission interlock feature
Center high-mount rear brakelight
Rear window defroster
Front side-window defoggers
Tinted upper windshield
Safety glass
Breakaway inside rearview mirror
All-Season steel-belted radial tires
Heated door mirrors
Emergency trunk opener
Comfort & Convenience (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)
OnStar® Service for Acura with Basic 1-year Safety and Security Plan
Available OnStar® Premium Service Plan
Available Acura DVD-Based Satellite-Navigation System™
Automatic Climate Control air conditioning system
Rear compartment heating and air conditioning controls and vents
Micron air filtration system
Electronic tilt and telescoping steering column with 2-position memory function
Cruise control
HomeLink® feature
Power windows and door locks
Power moonroof with tilt feature and sliding shade
Acura/Bose® AM/FM stereo/cassette with anti-theft feature
Heated door mirrors
Eight-speaker audio system
Trunk-mounted 6-disc CD Changer
Keyless entry system for doors and trunk
Overhead map lights
Seat, steering wheel and door mirror memory control
Driver's and front passenger's vanity mirror (illuminated)
Lighted trunk, ashtray, cigarette light, driver's side power window switches and ignition switch
Rear compartment reading lights
Remote trunk and fuel-filler-door releases
Front door storage
Dual beverage holder (front and rear
Digital quartz clock
Maintenance interval reminder
Side window defoggers (front)
Overhead sunglasses storage compartment
Electronic immobilizer system
Seating & Trim (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)
Leather-trimmed seats
Leather-wrapped steering wheel
Leather-wrapped shift knob
8-way power driver's seat adjusted by 2-position memory system
4-way power front passenger's seat
Driver's seat adjustable lumbar support
Heated front seats
Center console with sliding armrest
Adjustable front headrests
Adjustable rear headrests
Rear seat center armrest (folding) with dual beverage holder
Trunk pass-through with lock
Front seat belt height adjustment
Burled, camphor wood-trimmed center console
Floormats
Exterior Features (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)
Fog lights
Body-colored front and rear bumpers
Body-colored door mirrors
Power-operated door mirrors with 2-position memory function
Body-colored side moldings
Green-tinted, heat-reflecting glass
Printed radio antenna (rear glass)
Alloy wheels
Galvanized body panels
4-coat, 4-bake paint process
Fuel Economy (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)
Recommended Fuel - Premium 92 octane
EPA Fuel Mileage, City/Highway* - 18/24
*Use for comparison purposes only. California figures are the same. Your mileage may vary.
Capacities (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)
Cooling System: 2.27 U.S. gallons
Fuel Tank: 18 U.S. gallons (68 liters)
Engine oil with filter: 4.9 U.S. quarts
Dimensions (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)
Exterior:
  • Wheelbase: 114.6 in.
  • Overall Length: 196.6 in.
  • Overall Width: 71.6 in.
  • Height (unladen): 54.5 in.
  • Minimum Ground Clearance: 4.9 in.
  • Track Front: 61.0 in.
  • Rear: 60.6 in.
  • Curb Weight: 3898 lbs. (3861 lbs. with Navigation System)
  • Weight Distribution(% front/rear): 62/38
Interior:
  • Passenger Volume: 96.2 cu. ft.
  • Cargo Volume: 14.8 cu. ft.
  • Total Interior Volume: 111.0 cu. ft
  • Head Room:
    • Front: 38.8 in.
    • Rear: 36.8 in.
  • Leg Room:
    • Front: 42.1 in.
    • Rear: 35.4 in.
  • Hip Room:
    • Front: 55.7 in.
    • Rear: 56.5 in.
  • Shoulder Room:
    • Front: 56.9 in.
    • Rear: 56.3 in.