Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1991 MAZDA NAVAJO

NHTSA Campaign Number: 91V028000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MAZDA

Model: NAVAJO

Year: 1991

Component:
STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA (NORTH AMERICA),INC

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19900801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19910101

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 10000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19910401

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 19910213

Date Added To File: 19910225

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
REAR BUMPER MAY BE SUSCEPTIBLE TO FATIGUE CRACKING UNDER EXTENDED TRAILER TOW SERVICE WHEN USING A BUMPER MOUNTED TRAILER HITCH.

Consequence Summary:
BUMPER COULD SEPARATE FROM VEHICLE WHEN USING A BUMPERMOUNTED TRAILER HITCH BALL.

Corrective Action:
INSTALL TWO ADDITIONAL BRACKETS, ONE ADDITIONAL BAR AND ASSOCIATED FASTENERS TO PREVENT BUMPER SEPARATION.