Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1988 MAZDA MX6

NHTSA Campaign Number: 87V186000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MAZDA

Model: MX6

Year: 1988

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA (NORTH AMERICA),INC

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19870401

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19871001

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 33868

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19880115

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 19871207

Date Added To File: 19871210

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
FUEL TANK FIXING BAND RETENTION IS NOT SUFFICIENT, ALLOWING THE BAND TO RUB AGAINST THE FUEL TANK BY VEHICLE VIBRATIONS.

Consequence Summary:
THIS COULD WEAR A HOLE IN THE FUEL TANK WHICH COULDRESULT IN FUEL LEAKAGE.

Corrective Action:
REPAIR FUEL FIXING BAND BY INSTALLING A RUBBER SHEET.