Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2009 MAZDA B-SERIES TRUCK

NHTSA Campaign Number: 09V032000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 5109A

Make: MAZDA

Model: B-SERIES TRUCK

Year: 2009

Component:
SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20080822

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20081013

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 220

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20090209

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Date Report Received By ODI: 20090129

Date Added To File: 20090129

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
MAZDA IS RECALLING 220 MY 2009 B-SERIES TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH 2-WHEEL DRIVE. THE FRONT SPINDLE STEM MAY CRACK DUE TO AN IMPROPER MANUFACTURING PROCESS OF THE SPINDLE.

Consequence Summary:
IF A FRACTURE OF THE SPINDLE STEM OCCURS, THE WHEEL MAY SEPARATE FROM THE AXLE, WHICH MAY RESULT IN A LOSS OF STEERING, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE FRONT SPINDLE AND REPLACE IT IF NECESSARY FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE FEBRUARY 9, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MAZDA AT 800-222-5500.