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Recall data for: 2007 MAZDA MAZDASPEED3

NHTSA Campaign Number: 07V052000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 4407B

Make: MAZDA

Model: MAZDASPEED3

Year: 2007

Component:
EQUIPMENT

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20060628

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20061226

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 1700

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20070307

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Date Report Received By ODI: 20070215

Date Added To File: 20070215

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH OPTIONAL ACCESSORY ALL WEATHER FLOOR MATS, THERE IS INSUFFICIENT CLEARANCE BETWEEN THE FLOOR MAT AND ACCELERATOR PEDAL.

Consequence Summary:
IN THIS SITUATION IT IS POSSIBLE THAT THE ACCELERATOR PEDAL MIGHT GET STUCK BEHIND THE FLOOR MAT, WHICH MAY PREVENT THE VEHICLE FROM PROPERLY DECELERATING WHEN THE ACCELERATOR IS RELEASED INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action:
OWNERS WILL BE INSTRUCTED TO RETURN THE FLOOR MATS TO DEALERS AND WILL BE SHIPPED A NEW FLOOR MAT FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 7, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500.