Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1991 MAZDA MIATA

NHTSA Campaign Number: 92V159000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MAZDA

Model: MIATA

Year: 1991

Component:
UNKNOWN OR OTHER

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA (NORTH AMERICA),INC

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19890701

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19920801

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 109305

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19930129

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 19921103

Date Added To File: 19921110

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
A HARDTOP HOIST ACCESSORY KIT WAS SOLD TO CUSTOMERS WHO HAVE THE MIATA WITH A HARDTOP. THE PLASTIC BUCKLES USED TO ADJUST STRAP TENSION CAN BREAK AFTER THE HARDTOP HAS BEEN SUSPENDED BY THE HOIST.

Consequence Summary:
THE BUCKLES ON THE HARDTOP HOIST CAN BREAK AND RESULT INTHE HARDTOP FALLING FROM THE HOIST, CAUSING PERSONAL INJURY TO ANYONE STANDINGBENEATH OR NEAR THE HARDTOP WHEN IT FALLS.

Corrective Action:
MAZDA WILL REPLACE ALL HOISTS WITHOUT CHARGE.