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Recall data for: 2006 MAZDA MX-5 MIATA

NHTSA Campaign Number: 06V103000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 3906C

Make: MAZDA

Model: MX-5 MIATA

Year: 2006

Component:
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20051222

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20060215

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 2600

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20060428

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Date Report Received By ODI: 20060405

Date Added To File: 20060405

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Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE BOLT ATTACHING THE HORN ASSEMBLY TO THE STEERING WHEEL HUB MAY FAIL DURING A DRIVER SIDE FRONT AIR BAG DEPLOYMENT IN EXTREMELY LOW AMBIENT TEMPERATURE.

Consequence Summary:
SHOULD THIS OCCUR, THE HORN ASSEMBLY MAY SEPARATE AND COULD INJURE THE DRIVER.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE DRIVER-SIDE FRONTAL AIR BAG MODULE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 28, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MAZDA AT 800-222-5500.