Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1999 MAZDA MIATA

NHTSA Campaign Number: 98V066000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MAZDA

Model: MIATA

Year: 1999

Component:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA (NORTH AMERICA),INC

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19971101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19980314

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 8000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19980415

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 19980325

Date Added To File: 19980327

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 1.8 LITER ENGINES. AS A RESULT OF THE LENGTH AND ROUTING OF THE INJECTOR HARNESS, IT CAN CONTACT THE MANIFOLD AT THE EGR PIPE. IF THE HARNESS IS DAMAGED, A SHORT CIRCUIT CAN OCCUR, BLOWING THE FUSE FOR THE FUEL INJECTOR.

Consequence Summary:
THIS CAN RESULT IN THE ENGINE STALLING.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REROUTE THE INJECTOR HARNESS AND REPLACE THE HARNESS IF IT HAS BEEN DAMAGED.