Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2004 MAZDA MPV

NHTSA Campaign Number: 04V073000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 1604B-A

Make: MAZDA

Model: MPV

Year: 2004

Component:
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA NORTH AMERICAN OPERATION

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20030820

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20040204

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 15800

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20040305

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 20040217

Date Added To File: 20040301

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 208

Defect Summary:
AS A RESULT OF AN NCAP TEST, CERTAIN MINIVANS FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 208, “OCCUPANT CRASH PROTECTION.” THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT AIR BAG WAS NOT CORRECTLY WIRING.

Consequence Summary:
IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH, THE AIR BAG WILL NOT PROVIDE ADEQUATE PROTECTION.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSTALL A NEW WIRING HARNESS IN THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT AIR BAG SYSTEM. THE RECALL BAGAN MARCH 5, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500.