Acura MDX 2014 Misc Documents Body Repair News PDF

OVERVIEW OF BODY FEATURES
1. Next-Generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) body structure.
2. Rigid magnesium steering hanger beam mounts steering column and dashboard components.
3. Reinforced cabin with 1,500 MPa one-piece front door outer stiffener rings.
4. Reinforced roof structure.
5. New “3-Bone” platform with additional stiffeners.
6. Rigid tailgate opening ring with structural foam bulkheads applied at four locations.
DISCLAIMER: This publication contains a summary of new body and vehicle technology that may affect
collision and other body repairs. Always refer to the appropriate service and body repair manuals for complete
repair information. A subscription may be purchased at: techinfo.honda.com
Applies To: 2014 MDX –ALL
Body Repair News
July 2013
2014 MDX: New Model Body Repair Information
TABLE OF CONTENTS
1of 10
New Model Body Technology Page 2
Body Repair Information Page 5
Welding Precautions and Information Page 6
Airbag System Components and Repairs Page 8
Electrical Repair Information Page 9
© 2013 American Honda Motor Co., Inc. – All Rights Reserved BBN 50009 (1307)

Acura MDX 2014 Misc Documents Body Repair News Summary of Content

OVERVIEW OF BODY FEATURES1. Next-Generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) body structure.2. Rigid magnesium steering hanger beam mounts steering column and dashboard components. 3. Reinforced cabin with 1,500 MPa one-piece front door outer stiffener rings. 4. Reinforced roof structure.5. New 3-Bone platform with additional stiffeners.6. Rigid tailgate opening ring with structural foam bulkheads applied at four locations.DISCLAIMER: This publication contains a summary of new body and vehicle technology that may affect collision and other body repairs. Always refer to the appropriate service and body repair manuals for complete repair information. A subscription may be purchased at: techinfo.honda.comApplies To: 2014 MDX ALLBody Repair NewsJuly 20132014 MDX: New Model Body Repair InformationTABLE OF CONTENTS1of 10New Model Body Technology Page 2Body Repair Information Page 5Welding Precautions and Information Page 6Airbag System Components and Repairs Page 8Electrical Repair Information Page 9 2013 American Honda Motor Co., Inc. All Rights Reserved BBN 50009 (1307)