Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2009 MAZDA MAZDA5

NHTSA Campaign Number: 10V600000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MAZDA

Model: MAZDA5

Year: 2009

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Manufacturers Involved: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20090629

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20100428

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 16200

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20101206

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Date Report Received By ODI: 20101124

Date Added To File: 20101203

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
MAZDA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2009-2010 MAZDA5 VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM JUNE 29, 2009, THROUGH APRIL 28, 2010. WATER MAY NOT HAVE BEEN REMOVED COMPLETELY FROM THE HARNESS CONNECTOR OF THE FUEL PUMP DUE TO VARIATIONS IN THE FUEL TANK LEAK CHECK PROCESS PERFORMED BEFORE VEHICLE ASSEMBLY. THE CONNECTOR PIN MAY CORRODE, POTENTIALLY CAUSING THE PIN TO BREAK.

Consequence Summary:
THIS COULD LEAD TO AN INOPERATIVE FUEL PUMP, ENGINE STALL AND THE INABILITY TO RESTART THE ENGINE INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE FUEL PUMP CONNECTOR AND IF NECESSARY IT WILL BE REPLACED AND THE HARNESS WILL BE REPAIRED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON DECEMBER 6, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MAZDA CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE CENTER AT 1-800-222-5500.