Illustrative photo | source Mazda

Mazda 3 (2018 – 2019)

Published on 04. 12. 2021

Problem description:

When the button for the electric liftgate is pressed and the key is still in the vehicle, all of the side doors are locked and cannot be opened. To unlock the doors, users have to enter the vehicle through the liftgate, increasing the risk of injury.

The Mazda 3 vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 6 November 2018 and 28 May 2019.

Mazda recall code: AK056A
Affected models: Mazda3
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 12,620

Source: Rapex Alert 48/2021 A12/01681/21

Tags: * Mazda * 3 * 
Share on:
Type of alert Serious
Make Mazda
Model 3
Production period 6. 11. 2018 - 28. 5. 2019
Risk Injury
Type/number of model e13*2007/46*1972*00 e13*2007/46*1972*01 e13*2007/46*1972*02 e13*2007/46*1972*03
Country of origin Japan
Alert submitted by France
Products were found and measures were taken also in see the source
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex 20211203

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.

Check the vehicle's history

Weekly Newsletter

Do you want to receive a weekly overview of new car recalls?

All non-English texts are machine translated. accepts no responsibility for the accuracy of the translation. In case of discrepancies, the English version will prevail.

Deutsche version
Based on Weekly overview reports of RAPEX notifications, published free of charge in English on, © European Union, 2005 – 2022
The official contact points of the Member and EFTA-EEA States provide the information published in these weekly overviews. Under the terms of Annex II.10 to the General Product Safety Directive (2001/95/EC) responsibility for the information provided lies with the notifying party. The Commission nor the does not take any responsibility for the accuracy of the information provided.
The content owned by the EU on this website is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) licence.