Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1994 MAZDA B2300

NHTSA Campaign Number: 95V231002

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MAZDA

Model: B2300

Year: 1994

Component:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA (NORTH AMERICA),INC

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19930401

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19941201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 2000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19960412

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 19951220

Date Added To File: 19960122

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
DURING EXTREME COLD, NORTHERN CLIMATE WINTER CONDITIONS, ICE CAN FORM IN THE THROTTLE BODY OF THE ENGINE CAUSING THE THROTTLE PLATE TO REMAIN IN THE HIGHWAY CRUISING POSITION AFTER THE ACCELERATOR IS RELEASED OR THE SPEED CONTROL IS DEACTIVATED.

Consequence Summary:
THE VEHICLE STOPPING DISTANCES CAN BE INCREASED POSSIBLY RESULTING IN AN ACCIDENT.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE AIR INTAKE DUCT AND VALVE ASSEMBLY WITH REVISED UNITS.