Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1991 MAZDA 626

NHTSA Campaign Number: 93E035000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MAZDA

Model: 626

Year: 1991

Component:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:DRUM

Manufacturers Involved: MIDAS INTERNATIONAL CORP.

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19910901

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19920301

Recall Type: E

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 300

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19930930

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 19931013

Date Added To File: 19931025

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE GROOVE FOR THE REAR WHEEL BEARING RETAINER RING WAS INCORRECTLY MACHINED.

Consequence Summary:
IF THE RETAINING RING DOES NOT SIT CORRECTLY IN THEGROOVE, THE AXLE LUG NUTS WILL BREAK, CAUSING THE BRAKE DRUM, WHEEL, AND TIREASSEMBLY TO SEPARATE FROM THE VEHICLE.

Corrective Action:
MIDAS SHOPS WILL REPLACE THE BRAKE DRUMS WITH OTHER BRAKE DRUMS FROM ANOTHER SUPPLIER.