Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2002 MAZDA MPV

NHTSA Campaign Number: 02V078000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MAZDA

Model: MPV

Year: 2002

Component:
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA NORTH AMERICAN OPERATION

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20011126

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20020220

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 14000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20020612

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 20020320

Date Added To File: 20020326

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 120

Defect Summary:
CERTAIN MINI VANS FAIL TO COMPLY TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 120, “TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS FOR MOTOR VEHICLES OTHER THAN PASSENGER CARS.” AN INCORRECT GROSS AXLE WEIGHT RATING (GAWR) WAS INDICATED ON THE CERTIFICATION LABEL.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
OWNERS WILL BE MAILED ACCURATE CERTIFICATION LABELS AND INSERTS FOR THE OWNER’S MANUAL. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JUNE 12, 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500.