From the sticker in the window for my TLX:
So I appears that Honda/Acura builds this transmission versus a purchase complete from ZF in Germany.FOR THIS VEHICLE
Final Assembly Point:
Marysville, Ohio USA
Country of Origin: Engine:
Nice research. I must now get back to work!! Went home to swap cars. The ride back (in the TLX) went a little longer than normal...948TE (Chrysler-built version of 9HP48)
Chrysler is building the transmissions in two plants in Indiana (Kokomo and Tipton), thanks to over $843 million in plant investments and licensing from ZF.