Illustrative photo | source Mazda
Published on 20. 08. 2021
The plastic logo on the steering wheel airbag module cover may become brittle over time. Due to this, the logo may shatter during normal airbag deployment and plastic fragments may hit occupants leading to serious injuries.
The Mazda 3 vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured from 18 February 2003 through 22 June 2006.
Mazda recall code: AM026A
Affected models: Mazda 3 (BK); VIN range: JMZBK**** *1 100033 – 527682, JM7BK**** *1 103077 – 206291.
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 263,907
Source: Rapex Alert 33/2021 A12/01229/21
This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type.
What the owner should do?
If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Mazda dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.
If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.
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