Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2004 MAZDA MPV

NHTSA Campaign Number: 04V109000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 1804C

Make: MAZDA

Model: MPV

Year: 2004

Component:
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA NORTH AMERICAN OPERATION

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20011126

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20030630

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 350

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20040722

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Mazda North American Operations

Date Report Received By ODI: 20040309

Date Added To File: 20040310

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 208

Defect Summary:
CERTAIN MINIVANS FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 208, “OCCUPANT CRASH PROTECTION.” SOME OF THESE VEHICLES WERE PRODUCED WITH AIR BAG WARNING LABELS INTENDED FOR THE CANADIAN MARKET. THUS, THE LABELS CONTAIN WARNINGS IN BOTH ENGLISH AND FRENCH. AS A RESULT, THE AREA OF THE ENGLISH WARNING IS ONLY 16 SQUARE CENTIMETERS, AS OPPOSED TO THE 30 SQUARE CENTIMETERS REQUIRED BY THE STANDARD.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
OWNERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH AIR BAG CAUTION LABELS AND INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS WHICH WERE MAILED ON JULY 22, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500.