Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1991 MAZDA NAVAJO

NHTSA Campaign Number: 91V020000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MAZDA

Model: NAVAJO

Year: 1991

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA (NORTH AMERICA),INC

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19900801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19901101

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 6424

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19910401

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 19910105

Date Added To File: 19910219

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
FRONT HEAT SHIELD EXTENSION MAY CONTACT THE UPPER FRONT CORNER OF PLASTIC FUEL TANK DAMAGING OR PUNCTURING THE FUEL TANK.

Consequence Summary:
SUCH FUEL TANK DAMAGE COULD ALLOW VAPOR AND OR FUEL TOESCAPE; THIS COULD RESULT IN A FIRE IF A SOURCE OF IGNITION IS PRESENT.

Corrective Action:
RELOCATE HEAT SHIELD; REPLACE FUEL TANK IF DAMAGED OR PUNCTURED.