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2012 Acura MDX

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2012 Acura MDX

Acura MDX highlights

Customer reviews

4.8 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating**

4 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

16 city, 21 highway, 18 combined

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(no current inventory)

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Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

The 2012 Acura MDX is a luxury SUV that is perfect for families. It offers a lot of standard features, such as leather, sunroof, power seats, and plenty of cup holders. The MDX is in excellent condition for a 3 year old model year.
5 Stars9
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1 Star0

RepairPal reliability rating**

RepairPal gave the Acura MDX an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Excellent. This rating ranks Acura MDX 8th out of 25 among Luxury Midsize SUVs.
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**RepairPal Reliability Ratings are based on the actual cost, frequency, and severity of unscheduled repairs and maintenance on make/model data for select 2006-2020 vehicles. The reliability of a specific vehicle may vary depending on its maintenance and driving history, model year, trim, and features. RepairPal Reliability Ratings are provided by RepairPal and CarMax is not responsible for their accuracy. These ratings are based on RepairPal Reliability data as of 09/01/2021. Learn more about RepairPal reliability ratings

Explore Acura MDX details

(no trim) 4WD/AWD 4D Sport Utility

Engine type


Drive type





300 @ 6300


270 @ 4500

Seating capacity


Towing capacity

500/5000 lbs.

* Price excludes taxes, title, registration, and fees. Applicable transfer fees are due in advance of vehicle delivery and are separate from sales transactions.