Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1994 MAZDA MX6

NHTSA Campaign Number: 99I005000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MAZDA

Model: MX6

Year: 1994

Component:
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA (NORTH AMERICA),INC

Begin Date Of Manufacturing:

End Date Of Manufacturing:

Recall Type: I

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 47651

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19990903

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 19990816

Date Added To File: 20000217

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THIS IS NOT A SAFETY RECALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SAFETY ACT. HOWEVER, IT IS DEEMED A SAFETY IMPROVEMENT CAMPAIGN BY THE AGENCY. VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE SPEEDOMETER GEAR SET CAN FAIL. SYMPTOMS INCLUDE AN INOPERATIVE SPEEDOMETER, SEVERE LACK OF POWER, AND/OR A TRANSMISSION WHICH STAYS IN THIRD GEAR. IN SOME CASES, THE “OD OFF” LIGHT MAY ALSO FLASH.

Consequence Summary:
A DRIVER MAY NOT BE AWARE OF INCREASED SPEED DUE TO THE SPEEDOMETER NOT WORKING CORRECTLY.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE SPEEDOMETER GEAR SET AND IF NECESSARY, WILL REPLACE THE SPEEDOMETER GEAR SET AT NO CHARGE. THIS EXTENDED WARRANTY COVERS NECESSARY REPAIRS DUE TO FAILURE OF THE VEHICLE’S SPEEDOMETER GEAR SET FROR 9 YEARS FROM THE ORIGINAL WARRANTY START DATE WITH NO MILEAGE LIMITATION.