Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1986 MAZDA 626

NHTSA Campaign Number: 86V042000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MAZDA

Model: 626

Year: 1986

Component:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA (NORTH AMERICA),INC

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19851001

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19860201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 36671

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19860418

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 19860311

Date Added To File: 19860324

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 124

Defect Summary:
THE THROTTLE ANGLE SENSOR ON THE CARBURETOR MAY CONTAIN A NYLON ROTOR WHICH HAS NOT BEEN HEAT TREATED. ROTORS THAT HAVE NOT BEEN HEAT TREATED CONTRACT IN THE PRESENCE OF HEAT CAUSING THE THROTTLE MECHANISM TO STICK. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: THIS MAY CAUSE THE THROTTLE TO STICK IN THE OPEN POSITION WHICH MAY RESULT IN LOSS OF CONTROL LEADING TO AN ACCIDENT. ALSO,VEHICLE MAY NOT CONFORM WITH STANDARD 124.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
REPLACE THROTTLE ANGLE SENSOR ASSEMBLIES WITH NEW HEAT TREATED ROTORS WITH LARGER INSIDE DIAMETERS.