Acura TL 1995 1998 Workshop Manual PDF

CAUTION
Detailed descriptions of standard workshop procedures, safety principles and service operations are
not included. Please note that this manual does contain warnings and cautions against some specific
service methods which could cause PERSONAL INJURY, damage a vehicle, or make it unsafe.
Please understand that these warnings cannot cover all conceivable ways in which service, whether
or not recommended by Honda, might be done or of the possible hazardous consequences of each
conceivable way, nor could Honda investigate all such ways. Anyone using service procedures or
tools, whether or not recommended by Honda, must satisfy himself thoroughly that neither personal
safety or vehicle safety will be jeopardized.
CAUTION
Indicates a possibility of personal injury or equipment damage if instructions are not followed.
WARNING
Indicates a strong possibility of severe personal injury or death if instructions are not followed.
Special Information
All information contained in this manual is based on the latest product information available at the time of
printing. We reserve the right to make changes at any time without notice. No part of this publication may be
reproduced, stored in retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form by any means, electronic, mechanical,
photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the publisher. This includes
text, figures and tables.
This manual covers the repairs of 1995-1998 Acura 2.5TL/3.2TL automobiles which have been involved
in accidents, and it describes the work related to the replacement of damaged body parts.
Please read through these instructions and familiarize yourself with them before actually using this
manual.
NOTE: Refer to the 1995-1998 Acura 2.5TL Service Manual (P/N 61SW504) and 1996-1998 Acura
3.2TL Service Manual Supplement (P/N 61SW505) for specifications, wire harness locations, safety
stand support points, etc.
How to Use This Manual
NOTE: Gives helpful information.
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First Edition 5/95 158 pages
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Preparation of
Work
1
Welding Methods/
Repair Tools
2
General
Information
3
Replacement
4
Cross Section
of Body and
Sealants
5
INTRODUCTION
Body Repair
Body
Dimensional
Drawings
6
Rust-preventive
Treatments
7
Body Paint
Repair
8
Resin Parts
Paint Repair
(Exterior)
9
Paint Repair
Service Precautions
General Safety
Precautions
1995-1998 2.5TL/3.2TL Body Repair Manual