Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1995 MAZDA 626

NHTSA Campaign Number: 95E006001

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MAZDA

Model: 626

Year: 1995

Component:
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA (NORTH AMERICA),INC

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19950101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19950201

Recall Type: E

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 565

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19950322

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 19950221

Date Added To File: 19950228

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE PASSENGER SIDE AIR BAG HAS AN INFLATOR BODY THAT CRACKED DURING FORMING OF THE CURL THAT RETAINS THE IGNITER PLUG IN THE END OF THE INFLATOR. ALSO, THE IGNITER END CAP CAN SEPARATE FROM THE INFLATOR.

Consequence Summary:
THE PASSENGER SIDE AIR BAG MAY NOT INFLATE PROPERLY RESULTING IN REDUCED OCCUPANT PROTECTION IN A VEHICLE ACCIDENT. IF THE IGNITER END CAP SEPARATES IN A FRONTAL COLLISION, HOT GASES CAN BE RELEASED AND IGNITE FLAMMABLE MATERIAL OR CAUSE BURN INJURIES.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REMOVE AND REPLACE THE PASSENGER SIDE AIR BAG MODULE.