2013 MAZDA CX-9

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

4 Recalls for 2013 MAZDA CX-9

Recall Date Component Summary
2018-10-12 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2014-2015 Mazda CX-9 vehicles sold, or ever registered in the states of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands or “Zone A.”

Additionally, unless covered in “Zone A,” Mazda is recalling certain 2011-2013 Mazda6, 2011-2012 CX-7, and 2011-2015 CX-9 sold, or ever registered in the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia, or “Zone B.”

Additionally, unless covered in Zone A or Zone B, Mazda is recalling certain 2010-2013 Mazda6, 2010-2012 CX-7, and 2010-2015 CX-9 vehicles ever registered in the states of Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming or “Zone C.”

These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.

Remedy:

Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator with an alternate inflator, free of charge. The recall began November 9, 2018. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500, Option 4. Mazda’s number for this recall is 1317F.

2018-01-09 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2013 Mazda6 and CX-9 vehicles sold, or ever registered in the states of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands or “Zone A.”

Additionally, unless covered in “Zone A,” Mazda is recalling certain 2010 Mazda6, CX-7 and CX-9 vehicles sold, or ever registered in the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia or “Zone B.”

Additionally, unless covered in Zone A or Zone B, Mazda is recalling certain 2009 Mazda6, CX-7, and CX-9 vehicles ever registered in the states of Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming or “Zone C.”

These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.

Remedy:

Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator with an alternate inflator, free of charge. The recall began March 2, 2018. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda’s number for this recall is 1317F.

2016-04-11 STEERING

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain model year 2016 CX-3 vehicles manufactured June 1, 2015, to December 2, 2015, 2013-2014 Mazda2 vehicles manufactured July 3, 2013, to August 8, 2014, 2014-2016 CX-5 vehicles manufactured January 19, 2013, to December 2, 2015, and 2013-2015 CX-9 vehicles manufactured December 6, 2012, to July 31, 2015. The lower mounting nuts and bolts that attach the front strut assembly to the steering knuckle may loosen, allowing the steering knuckle to separate.

Remedy:

Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the lower mounting nuts and bolts that secure the front strut assembly to the steering knuckle. If the bolts are loose, they will be replaced and then correctly tightened, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 20, 2016. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda’s number for this recall is 9316D.

2015-07-20 SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain model year 2007-2014 CX-9 vehicles manufactured October 24, 2006, to December 28, 2013. The affected vehicles have front suspension ball joints that may corrode from water leaking into the fitting.

Remedy:

Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace both the left and right lower control arms, free of charge. The recall began on September 14, 2015. The recall will begin with model year 2007-2009 vehicles registered in Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, Washington D.C., West Virginia, and Wisconsin. The second phase will be for model year 2010-2014 vehicles in the same states. Finally, all remaining vehicles will be remedied. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda’s number for this recall is 8515G.

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2 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2013 MAZDA CX-9

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Date Component  
2017-11-10
2017-06-16

55 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2013 MAZDA CX-9

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Date Component  
2021-04-22 ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11413454
2021-03-17 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11403483
2016-10-25 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10918741
2016-10-04 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10913635
2017-08-06 POWER TRAIN | UNKNOWN OR OTHER | WHEELS
ODI Number: 11013134
2016-09-17 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10907398
2016-09-10 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10905492
2016-08-05 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10893383
2017-02-14 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10954472
2021-01-28 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11390465
2020-12-17 ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11383969
2017-01-06 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10940185
2017-01-09 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10943752
2020-08-16 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11349740
2020-07-12 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11338892
2020-06-18 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11329606
2020-05-26 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11325986
2020-04-26 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11322326
2020-03-07 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11316715
2020-03-18 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11318576
2019-11-19 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11280993
2019-07-24 SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 11234640
2019-04-23 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11203058
2019-06-27 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11222956
2019-06-24 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11222325
2019-05-25 SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 11209917
2018-12-29 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11163950
2018-05-29 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11098510
2018-04-07 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11083790
2018-03-30 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11082208
2018-03-10 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11078504
2018-11-14 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11151624
2018-01-19 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11063656
2017-09-06 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11021867
2016-07-15 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10885005
2016-04-13 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10855255
2016-03-23 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10851192
2016-03-31 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10852701
2016-04-04 SUSPENSION | VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10852643
2016-01-26 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10822322
2015-12-09 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10809215
2015-11-27 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10807180
2015-10-06 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10779998
2015-10-13 AIR BAGS | SERVICE BRAKES | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10781545
2015-03-24 SEATS
ODI Number: 10701335
2014-10-25 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10649901
2014-06-17 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10599038
2014-06-02 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10595603
2013-11-18 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10552780
2013-11-19 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10552858
2013-10-30 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10550171
2013-08-27 EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10537524
2013-08-12 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10534909
2013-04-03 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY
ODI Number: 10505485
2014-10-25 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10649900
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4 Investigations for 2013 MAZDA CX-9

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
2019-05-02 2021-01-15 AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
2019-05-02 2021-01-15 AIR BAGS
2015-06-09 2015-08-20 SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
2019-05-02 2021-01-15 AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW:CURTAIN
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

299 Service Alerts for 2013 MAZDA CX-9

Date Description
2022-07-18 117100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:INSTRUMENT PANEL:SPEEDOMETER/ODOMETER

In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer.

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2016-02-05 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Engine Start /Stop Procedure with room fuse removed

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2016-02-05 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Engine Start /Stop Procedure with room fuse removed

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2016-02-26 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Mazda guidelines for factory scheduled maintenance

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2016-02-15 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

Battery test procedure requirements using the GR81291

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2016-02-15 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Battery test procedure requirements using the GR81291

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2022-06-22 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost. For new vehicles in st

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2016-02-17 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

HandsFree bluetooth module and/or text messaging troubleshooting procedure

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2016-02-26 118430 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ADAS:BLINDSPOT:WARNING:LAMP

Excessive condensation or water within the headlamp assembly caustion

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2016-01-25 122000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS

Condensation/Fog in front and rear combination lights

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2016-02-05 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Passenger fAirbag deactivation (PAD) indicator light illumination

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2016-02-05 140000 AIR BAGS

Passenger fAirbag deactivation (PAD) indicator light illumination

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2022-05-24 020000 SUSPENSION

Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Follow th

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2015-12-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

Usual rattle/buzz type noise from presilencer

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2015-12-14 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Noise from fuel tank insulator Some vehicles may exhibit an unusual noise while driving the vehicles The noise may be caused by a broken fuel tank (B) insulator (A) that is haning down and contacting the propeller shaft.

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2015-12-14 071100 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

Noise from fuel tank insulator Some vehicles may exhibit an unusual noise while driving the vehicles The noise may be caused by a broken fuel tank (B) insulator (A) that is haning down and contacting the propeller shaft.

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2022-03-17 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The Mazda DCA-8000 is required for all warranty battery testing. If the Mazda DCA-8000 is not used, incorrect battery testing may result in unnecessary battery replacement. Use the following test procedures in this Service Bulletin to test

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2022-03-17 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The Mazda DCA-8000 is required for all warranty battery testing. If the Mazda DCA-8000 is not used, incorrect battery testing may result in unnecessary battery replacement. Use the following test procedures in this Service Bulletin to test

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2022-03-29 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Accessory instructions can be found on OneMazda under Dealer Resources – Parts & Accessories.

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2021-09-24 350000 EQUIPMENT

Ethanol is becoming a common additive in gasoline. Gasoline containing ethanol is likely available at your local gasoline station. Typical blends of ethanol include E10 and E85. E10: A blend of 10% ethanol and 90% gasoline, E85: A blend of

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2022-02-10 160000 STRUCTURE

Some vehicles may experience exterior trim heat damage when parked near a glass building or Low-E windows. This may be caused by the sun’s reflection.

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2022-02-23 010000 STEERING

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle-specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

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2022-02-23 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle-specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

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2022-02-23 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle-specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

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2022-02-23 100000 POWER TRAIN

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle-specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

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2021-12-21 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Battery Maintenance: This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost.

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2021-12-08 100000 POWER TRAIN

Automatic Transmission/Transaxle Cooler and Lines Flushing Procedure: Automatic Transaxle/Transmission (A/T) oil cooler and lines must be power flushed completely before an overhauled or replacement A/T is installed (except SKYACTIV-DRIVE)

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2016-12-07 350000 EQUIPMENT

Engine Surge and/or shift shock. Some vefhicles may experience one or more of the following concerns: * Engine surging c oncern when the vehicle is driven up hill with the cruise control ON. * Shift shock when shifting from N, R or from P

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2020-11-17 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may exhibit a Connectivity Master Unit (CMU), a BLUETOOTHÿ® hands-free unit or text messaging related concerns. To improve the handling of BLUETOOTHÿ® hands-free and/or text messaging customer concerns, Mazda created a spe

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2021-10-13 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Ethanol is becoming a common additive in gasoline. Gasoline containing ethanol is likely available at your local gasoline station. Typical blends of ethanol include E10 and E85. E10: A blend of 10% ethanol and 90% gasoline. E85: A blend of

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2021-10-13 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

Ethanol is becoming a common additive in gasoline. Gasoline containing ethanol is likely available at your local gasoline station. Typical blends of ethanol include E10 and E85. E10: A blend of 10% ethanol and 90% gasoline. E85: A blend of

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2021-10-06 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Some customers may complain about high engine oil consumption. Before attempting any repairs, verify the complaint by using the guideline below to determine if an engine repair is necessary:

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2021-10-06 061540 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OIL/LUBRICATION:OIL COOLER

Some customers may complain about high engine oil consumption. Before attempting any repairs, verify the complaint by using the guideline below to determine if an engine repair is necessary:

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2021-09-24 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Ethanol is becoming a common additive in gasoline. Gasoline containing ethanol is likely available at your local gasoline station. Typical blends of ethanol include E10 and E85. E10: A blend of 10% ethanol and 90% gasoline, E85: A blend of

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2021-09-24 100000 POWER TRAIN

Ethanol is becoming a common additive in gasoline. Gasoline containing ethanol is likely available at your local gasoline station. Typical blends of ethanol include E10 and E85. E10: A blend of 10% ethanol and 90% gasoline, E85: A blend of

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2021-08-17 350000 EQUIPMENT

This service bulletin provides information regarding the proper use of the driverâ¿¿s floor mat to avoid any potential interference with the foot pedals. The following are possible causes of floor mat interference, which can be avoided w

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2021-08-24 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost. For new vehicles in sto

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2021-08-24 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost. For new vehicles in sto

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2021-07-29 350000 EQUIPMENT

NAVIGATION UPDATES FOR TOMTOM NAVIGATION SYSTEM. Some customers may request updates for their vehicle’s navigation system. Refer customers to Mazdausa.com.

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2021-06-09 350000 EQUIPMENT

Accessory instructions can be found on OneMazda under Dealer Resources – Parts & Accessories. The links provided below can be used for quick access: For 2016 models and newer: NOTE: Instructions are found under the “Attachments” section onc

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2021-06-01 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

Some vehicles may experience exterior trim heat damage when parked near a glass building. This may be caused by the suns reflection. If a building creates enough of a curve with a series of flat windows, which act like mirrors, the reflecti

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2021-06-07 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

Some vehicles may experience exterior trim heat damage when parked near a glass building or Low-E windows. This may be caused by the sun’s reflection.

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2021-05-07 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

When programming a key or installing a Genuine Mazda Accessory Remote Engine Start system, you may encounter programming difficulty. This may be caused by a customer installed aftermarket decorative trim and/or cover on the START/STOP ENGIN

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2021-05-07 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

When programming a key or installing a Genuine Mazda Accessory Remote Engine Start system, you may encounter programming difficulty. This may be caused by a customer installed aftermarket decorative trim and/or cover on the START/STOP ENGIN

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2021-05-07 350000 EQUIPMENT

When programming a key or installing a Genuine Mazda Accessory Remote Engine Start system, you may encounter programming difficulty. This may be caused by a customer installed aftermarket decorative trim and/or cover on the START/STOP ENGIN

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2021-05-05 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored…), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical c

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2021-05-05 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored…), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical c

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2021-05-05 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored…), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical c

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2021-05-05 140000 AIR BAGS

Subject: ** UPDATE** – Takata Inflator Special Service Program (Extended Warranty) Special Service Program SSPB3: In December 2017 Special Service Program SSPB3 – Takata Inflator Extended Warranty was announced. The extended warranty was a

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2021-03-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored…), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical c

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2017-11-02 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical concern. Ask the customer if any aft

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2017-11-02 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical concern. Ask the customer if any aft

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2021-02-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The Mazda DCA-8000PM is required for all warranty battery testing. If the Mazda DCA-8000PM is not used, incorrect battery testing may result in unnecessary battery replacement. Use the following test procedures in this Service Bulletin to t

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2021-02-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost. For new vehicles in sto

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2014-01-21 046600 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY REPORT A SLIGHT CLUNK/BANG/BUZZ NOISE OR JOLT FROM THE FRONT OF THE VEHICLE. THIS CONCERN WILL MOST LIKELY OCCUR DURING THE VEHICLES FIRST FORWARD MOVEMENT AFTER STARTING THE ENGINE. THIS IS A NORMAL OPERATING NOISE OF TH

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2017-05-18 100000 POWER TRAIN

Abnormal Noise & Oil Leak from power transfer Unit Warranty Extension Program – Special Service Program (SSP) 92 extended.

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2017-05-18 350000 EQUIPMENT

Abnormal Noise & Oil Leak from power transfer Unit Warranty Extension Program – Special Service Program (SSP) 92 extended.

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2017-05-22 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Display shows inaccurate ambient temperature. Some customers may complain that the ambient temperature display is not accurate, or it takes too long for the display to show actual temperature.

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2017-05-22 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

Display shows inaccurate ambient temperature. Some customers may complain that the ambient temperature display is not accurate, or it takes too long for the display to show actual temperature.

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2017-01-13 163400 STRUCTURE:INTERIOR PANELS:SUN VISOR

Driver and/or passenger sunvisors drop by themselves

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2017-01-13 121300 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:HIGH/LOW BEAM DIMMER SWITCH

Excessive condensation or water within the headlamp assembly caustion.

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2016-03-30 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

When installing a navigation SD card, confirm that the card is unlocked. Also, Mazda Does Not Recommend swapping navigation system SD cards from one vehicle to another for testing. If swapped, the SD card that is installed into the other ve

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2016-03-30 350000 EQUIPMENT

When installing a navigation SD card, confirm that the card is unlocked. Also, Mazda Does Not Recommend swapping navigation system SD cards from one vehicle to another for testing. If swapped, the SD card that is installed into the other ve

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2016-03-30 350000 EQUIPMENT

This article provides HVAC heater/defroster operating tips using Mode selector dial. This includes the use of intermediate positions.

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2016-03-30 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

This article provides HVAC heater/defroster operating tips using Mode selector dial. This includes the use of intermediate positions.

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2016-03-17 160000 STRUCTURE

Some vehicles may exhibit a rattle noise and/or wind noise from the front door glass area while driving the vehicle. This is caused by a deformed glass run channel (A). The deformed area is located at the upper rear corner of the run channe

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2016-12-07 100000 POWER TRAIN

Engine Surge and/or shift shock. Some vefhicles may experience one or more of the following concerns: * Engine surging c oncern when the vehicle is driven up hill with the cruise control ON. * Shift shock when shifting from N, R or from P

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2016-03-24 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about a rattle type noise coming from the rear of the vehicle when driving on rough roads. This may be caused by a loose spare tire jack.

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2016-03-24 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may complain about a blurry rear view monitor display. This may be caused by an aftermarket accessory device.

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2016-03-24 118510 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ADAS:PARKING ASSIST:SOFTWARE

Some customers may complain about a blurry rear view monitor display. This may be caused by an aftermarket accessory device.

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2021-01-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

A musty/mildew type odor may come from the vents when the air conditioning (A/C) system is operating. It is most noticeable when the A/C is first turned ON. This odor is the result of mold growth in the A/C evaporator/cooling unit which is

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2021-01-21 010000 STEERING

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

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2021-01-21 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-01-21 100000 POWER TRAIN

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-01-21 200000 WHEELS

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

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2016-03-07 010000 STEERING

Some customers may complain that the steering wheel is off center more than 3″ even when driving straight on a flat road.

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2020-11-10 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some customers may complain about high engine oil consumption. Before attempting any repairs, verify the complaint by using the guideline below to determine if an engine repair is necessary: Engine Oil Consumption Inspection Guideline 1. R

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2021-01-21 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer

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2021-01-21 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer

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2021-01-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer

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2020-11-17 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may exhibit a Connectivity Master Unit (CMU), a BLUETOOTHÿ® hands-free unit or text messaging related concerns. To improve the handling of BLUETOOTHÿ® hands-free and/or text messaging customer concerns, Mazda created a sp

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2020-07-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the “Mazda Paint Warranty Guide” to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable).

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2020-08-03 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

New CARB regulation regarding mandatory checking and documenting of tire pressure whenever a vehicle is in for service work. This applies to all service shops (including Mazda dealerships) in California effective September 1, 2010.

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2020-08-03 200000 WHEELS

New CARB regulation regarding mandatory checking and documenting of tire pressure whenever a vehicle is in for service work. This applies to all service shops (including Mazda dealerships) in California effective September 1, 2010.

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2020-07-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored…), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical c

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2020-07-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored…), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical c

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2019-12-19 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

If an engine assembly is replaced after a catastrophic internal mechanical failure, clean the intake manifold internally before installing a replacement engine assembly. If the intake manifold is not cleaned properly, the replacement engine

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2019-12-19 350000 EQUIPMENT

If an engine assembly is replaced after a catastrophic internal mechanical failure, clean the intake manifold internally before installing a replacement engine assembly. If the intake manifold is not cleaned properly, the replacement engine

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2019-10-08 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some customers may complain about high engine oil consumption. Before attempting any repairs, verify the complaint by using the guideline below to determine if an engine repair is necessary:

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2019-12-05 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

GUIDE LINES AND PHOTOS TO DETERMINE IF FLUID/OIL SEEPAGE OR LEAK IS SEVERE ENOUGH TO REQUIRE WARRANTY REPAIR OR TO CLEAN AND MONITOR. Some customer’s might state that they notice fluid or oil leaking/dripping on the ground when the vehicle

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2019-12-05 100000 POWER TRAIN

GUIDE LINES AND PHOTOS TO DETERMINE IF FLUID/OIL SEEPAGE OR LEAK IS SEVERE ENOUGH TO REQUIRE WARRANTY REPAIR OR TO CLEAN AND MONITOR. Some customer’s might state that they notice fluid or oil leaking/dripping on the ground when the vehicle

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2020-01-09 020000 SUSPENSION

Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Follow th

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2020-01-09 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Follow th

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2020-01-09 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Follow th

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2020-01-09 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealerâ¿¿s responsibility

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2020-01-09 350000 EQUIPMENT

In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealerâ¿¿s responsibility

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-01-08 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some vehicles exhibit brake related concerns such as brake noise, brake judder or brake dragging. If you encounter a customer complaint for any one of these symptoms, refer to the following information to understand why symptoms may occur,

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2019-12-17 350000 EQUIPMENT

A musty/mildew type odor may come from the vents when the air conditioning (A/C) system is operating. It is most noticeable when the A/C is first turned ON. This odor is the result of mold growth in the A/C evaporator/cooling unit which is

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2019-12-17 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

A musty/mildew type odor may come from the vents when the air conditioning (A/C) system is operating. It is most noticeable when the A/C is first turned ON. This odor is the result of mold growth in the A/C evaporator/cooling unit which is

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2019-12-17 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

A musty/mildew type odor may come from the vents when the air conditioning (A/C) system is operating. It is most noticeable when the A/C is first turned ON. This odor is the result of mold growth in the A/C evaporator/cooling unit which is

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2020-01-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the “Mazda Pocket Paint Guide” to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Copies of the Mazda Pocket Paint Guide are available for order on Mazda e-

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2020-03-12 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-03-12 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-03-12 100000 POWER TRAIN

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-03-12 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-09-30 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

If an engine assembly is replaced after a catastrophic internal mechanical failure, clean the intake manifold internally before installing a replacement engine assembly. If the intake manifold is not cleaned properly, the replacement engine

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2019-09-30 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

If an engine assembly is replaced after a catastrophic internal mechanical failure, clean the intake manifold internally before installing a replacement engine assembly. If the intake manifold is not cleaned properly, the replacement engine

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2019-09-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may experience a clock failure after a battery disconnect. The clock shows dotted lines and cannot be reset. Mazda is aware of this issue and is working on a permanent solution. Perform Interim Repair Procedure. This service a

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2019-09-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may experience a clock failure after a battery disconnect. The clock shows dotted lines and cannot be reset. Mazda is aware of this issue and is working on a permanent solution. Perform Interim Repair Procedure. This service a

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2019-07-09 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Due to a database error discovered with IDS 114.00-114.02 release (which affects Recall 3719F), it will be necessary to uninstall IDS 114 and install IDS 113.00 and 113.06 update. The Recall can be performed after removing IDS 114 and insta

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2019-07-09 350000 EQUIPMENT

Due to a database error discovered with IDS 114.00-114.02 release (which affects Recall 3719F), it will be necessary to uninstall IDS 114 and install IDS 113.00 and 113.06 update. The Recall can be performed after removing IDS 114 and insta

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2019-05-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may experience a clock failure after a battery disconnect. The clock shows dotted lines and cannot be reset. Mazda is aware of this issue and is working on a solution. Do not perform any vehicle repairs at this time. This serv

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2019-05-23 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may experience a clock failure after a battery disconnect. The clock shows dotted lines and cannot be reset. Mazda is aware of this issue and is working on a solution. Do not perform any vehicle repairs at this time. This serv

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2019-04-01 350000 EQUIPMENT

MAZDA IDS INOPERATIVE WITH VCM-II LICENSE EXPIRATION MESSAGE – If you encounter an IDS inoperative problem with VCM-II license expiration message, follow the instructions below: 1. CLICK HERE to download the resetting tool to your PC deskto

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2019-07-16 350000 EQUIPMENT

A musty/mildew type odor may come from the vents when the air conditioning (A/C) system is operating. It is most noticeable when the A/C is first turned ON. This odor is the result of mold growth in the A/C evaporator/cooling unit which is

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-07-16 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

A musty/mildew type odor may come from the vents when the air conditioning (A/C) system is operating. It is most noticeable when the A/C is first turned ON. This odor is the result of mold growth in the A/C evaporator/cooling unit which is

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2019-01-10 200000 WHEELS

Some automotive cleaning products contain strong acid or alkali. When these types of cleaners are used to clean the wheels on Mazda vehicles, the chemicals contents penetrate the clear coating of the wheel surface and damage the paint under

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2019-01-02 020000 SUSPENSION

Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Follow th

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2019-01-02 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The Mazda GR8-1291 is required for all warranty battery testing. If the Mazda GR8-1291 is not used, incorrect battery testing may result in unnecessary battery replacement. Use the following test procedures in this Service Bulletin to test

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2019-01-09 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

On some vehicles, a sulfur smell or ‘rotten egg’ odor may be noticed coming from the exhaust system. The odor is usually noticed after a cold start, fast idle, extended periods of idling and full throttle acceleration. Sulfur smell is not a

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2019-01-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle- specific workshop manual or owner’s man

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-01-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the “Mazda Pocket Paint Guide” to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Copies of the Mazda Pocket Paint Guide are available for order on Mazda e-

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2018-12-11 010000 STEERING

If a vehicle has body vibration or steering wheel shimmy while driving and the root cause is determined to be tire balance, re-balance the tires using a Hunter GSP9700 or equivalent balance machine. If your dealer does not have a GSP9700 or

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2018-12-11 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

If a vehicle has body vibration or steering wheel shimmy while driving and the root cause is determined to be tire balance, re-balance the tires using a Hunter GSP9700 or equivalent balance machine. If your dealer does not have a GSP9700 or

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2019-03-15 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Some customers may complain of condensation/fog inside the front (headlamp/headlight) or rear (taillamp/taillight) combination lights. The recent new models have been fitted with a clear lens which can cause the symptom to be more noticeabl

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2019-03-15 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Some customers may complain of condensation/fog inside the front (headlamp/headlight) or rear (taillamp/taillight) combination lights. The recent new models have been fitted with a clear lens which can cause the symptom to be more noticeabl

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2019-03-15 123000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

Some customers may complain of condensation/fog inside the front (headlamp/headlight) or rear (taillamp/taillight) combination lights. The recent new models have been fitted with a clear lens which can cause the symptom to be more noticeabl

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2019-01-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

Mazda infotainment systems require contacting the proper source for diagnostic support, parts authorization, and parts exchange. Some components require prior authorization before ordering as exchange. Refer to DAG Exchange Central (MXConne

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2019-01-03 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Some customers may complain of condensation/fog inside the front (headlamp/headlight) or rear (taillamp/taillight) combination lights. The recent new models have been fitted with a clear lens which can cause the symptom to be more noticeabl

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2019-01-03 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This service bulletin provides information regarding the proper use of the driver’s floor mat to avoid anypotential interference with the foot pedals. The following are possible causes of floor mat interference,which can be avoided with pro

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2019-01-03 350000 EQUIPMENT

When replacing the SiriusXM satellite radio unit (or a MAZDA CONNECT tuner and amp unit (TAU)) with replacement tuner for any reason, a call must be made to inform SiriusXM of the existing Radio ID and the new/replacement SAT Radio ID as so

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2019-01-10 140000 AIR BAGS

This information is provided to help address Passenger Airbag Deactivation (PAD) Indicator illumination concerns during vehicle service.

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2019-01-14 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealer’s responsibility to co

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2019-01-03 040000 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR

Some customers may report a slight clunk/bang/buzz noise or jolt from the front of the vehicle. This concern will most likely occur during the vehicles first forward movement after starting the engine. This is a normal operating noise of th

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2019-03-20 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

In support of the new MRT distribution, Mazda will ship to dealers a new Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Detector beginning March, 2019. Training videos will be posted to MGSS shortly and Workshop Manual procedures will be revised gradually.

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2019-03-20 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

In support of the new MRT distribution, Mazda will ship to dealers a new Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Detector beginning March, 2019. Training videos will be posted to MGSS shortly and Workshop Manual procedures will be revised gradually.

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2019-03-20 081100 FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

In support of the new MRT distribution, Mazda will ship to dealers a new Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Detector beginning March, 2019. Training videos will be posted to MGSS shortly and Workshop Manual procedures will be revised gradually.

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2019-03-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

In support of the new MRT distribution, Mazda will ship to dealers a new Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Detector beginning March, 2019. Training videos will be posted to MGSS shortly and Workshop Manual procedures will be revised gradually.

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2018-09-06 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

On some vehicles, a sulfur smell or ‘rotten egg’ odor may be noticed coming from the exhaust system. The odor is usually noticed after a cold start, fast idle, extended periods of idling and full throttle acceleration. Sulfur smell is not a

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2018-07-03 350000 EQUIPMENT

NO GPS AFTER TOMTOM NAVIGATION ACCESSORY INSTALLATION: When not equipped with TomTom navigation from the factory, the GPS antenna plugs into the handsfree (Bluetooth) unit. When adding TomTom navigation, the cable must be unplugged from the

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2018-07-30 200000 WHEELS

Some vehicles may have aluminum alloy type wheel(s) with one of the following paint damage conditions shown in the sample photos below. The damage extends to the front surface of the aluminum wheel partly or entirely.

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2018-09-11 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

EXHAUST PIPE GASKET OPEN END: There has been some concern with the open end of hoop design being considered a defect in the gasket for P/N AJ17-40-305. The end of this ?hoop? is intentionally modified to press fix the gasket on the exhaust

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2018-09-11 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

EXHAUST PIPE GASKET OPEN END: There has been some concern with the open end of hoop design being considered a defect in the gasket for P/N AJ17-40-305. The end of this ?hoop? is intentionally modified to press fix the gasket on the exhaust

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2018-09-14 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored…), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical c

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2018-09-14 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored…), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical c

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2018-09-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored…), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical c

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2018-10-10 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealer’s responsibility to co

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2018-10-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealer’s responsibility to co

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-10-10 160000 STRUCTURE

When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the “Mazda Pocket Paint Guide” to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Copies of the Mazda Pocket Paint Guide are available for order on Mazda e-

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-10-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the “Mazda Pocket Paint Guide” to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Copies of the Mazda Pocket Paint Guide are available for order on Mazda e-

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2018-10-10 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Mazda North American Operations has approved an additional on-car brake lathe as an option for MNAO authorized equipment. The Pro-Cut On-Car Brake Lathe has been added to the MNAO authorized equipment program. NOTE: Accu-turn is still an ap

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2018-10-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

Mazda North American Operations has approved an additional on-car brake lathe as an option for MNAO authorized equipment. The Pro-Cut On-Car Brake Lathe has been added to the MNAO authorized equipment program. NOTE: Accu-turn is still an ap

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2018-10-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle- specific workshop manual or owner’s man

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2018-10-10 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle- specific workshop manual or owner’s man

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2018-07-20 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

ELECTRICAL CONCERN AND/OR MULTIPLE DTC’S DUE TO AFTERMARKET DEVICE: If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored…), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual

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2018-07-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

ELECTRICAL CONCERN AND/OR MULTIPLE DTC’S DUE TO AFTERMARKET DEVICE: If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored…), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual

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2018-05-11 350000 EQUIPMENT

Mazda infotainment systems require contacting the proper source for diagnostic support, parts authorization, and parts exchange. Some components require prior authorization before ordering as exchange. Refer to DAG Exchange Central (MXConne

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2018-05-11 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Mazda infotainment systems require contacting the proper source for diagnostic support, parts authorization, and parts exchange. Some components require prior authorization before ordering as exchange. Refer to DAG Exchange Central (MXConne

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2018-05-08 350000 EQUIPMENT

When replacing the SiriusXM satellite radio unit (or a MAZDA CONNECT tuner and amp unit (TAU)) with replacement tuner for any reason, a call must be made to inform SiriusXM of the existing Radio ID and the new/replacement SAT Radio ID as so

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2018-05-08 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

When replacing the SiriusXM satellite radio unit (or a MAZDA CONNECT tuner and amp unit (TAU)) with replacement tuner for any reason, a call must be made to inform SiriusXM of the existing Radio ID and the new/replacement SAT Radio ID as so

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2018-05-11 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Mazda North American Operations has approved an additional on-car brake lathe as an option for MNAOauthorized equipment. The Pro-Cut On-Car Brake Lathe has been added to the MNAO authorizedequipment program.NOTE: Accu-turn is still an appro

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2018-05-11 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

Some vehicles may exhibit the check engine light on with DTC P0456 stored in the PCM memory. P0456: EVAP system leak detected (very small leak)The concern is most likely the result of the customer not getting the fuel cap completely closed

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2018-08-31 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealer’s responsibility to co

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2018-04-05 140000 AIR BAGS

This information is provided to help address Passenger Airbag Deactivation (PAD) Indicator illumination concerns during vehicle service.

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2018-04-16 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

A musty/mildew type odor may come from the vents when the air conditioning (A/C) system is operating. It is most noticeable when the A/C is first turned ON. This odor is the result of mold growth in the A/Cevaporator/cooling unit which is c

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2018-04-27 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Some vehicles exhibit brake related concerns such as brake noise, brake judder or brake dragging. If you encounter a customer complaint for any one of these symptoms, refer to the following information to understand why symptoms may occur,

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2018-04-02 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some customers may report a slight clunk/bang/buzz noise or jolt from the front of the vehicle. This concern will most likely occur during the vehicles first forward movement after starting the engine. This is a normal operating noise of th

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2018-04-27 200000 WHEELS

Some automotive cleaning products contain strong acid or alkali. When these types of cleaners are used to clean the wheels on Mazda vehicles, the chemicals contents penetrate the clear coating of the wheel surface and damage the paint under

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2018-02-06 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

ome customers may complain of a check engine light on while driving the vehicle. If DTCs P2A04:00, P2272:00 and/or other DTCs are found during diagnosis, follow the repair procedure below. P2A04:00 – HO2S (LH) circuit range/performance, P2

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2018-03-26 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost. For new vehicles in sto

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2018-02-16 140000 AIR BAGS

The Workshop Manual has two-different airbag procedures, one for Standard Deployment and one for Two-Step Deployment. Standard Deployment is for Mexico spec vehicles and Two-Step Deployment is for US and Canadian spec vehicles.

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2018-02-16 350000 EQUIPMENT

The Workshop Manual has two-different airbag procedures, one for Standard Deployment and one for Two-Step Deployment. Standard Deployment is for Mexico spec vehicles and Two-Step Deployment is for US and Canadian spec vehicles.

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2018-03-26 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This service bulletin provides information regarding the proper use of the driver’s floor mat to avoid any potential interference with the foot pedals. The following are possible causes of floor mat interference, which can be avoided with p

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2018-03-22 160000 STRUCTURE

When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the “Mazda Pocket Paint Guide” to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable).

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2018-03-22 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Some customers may complain of condensation/fog inside the front (headlamp/headlight) or rear (taillamp/taillight) combination lights. The recent new models have been fitted with a clear lens which can cause the symptom to be more noticeabl

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2018-03-22 123000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

Some customers may complain of condensation/fog inside the front (headlamp/headlight) or rear (taillamp/taillight) combination lights. The recent new models have been fitted with a clear lens which can cause the symptom to be more noticeabl

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2018-03-26 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Follow th

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2018-03-26 022400 SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Follow th

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2018-03-26 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

The Mazda GR8-1291 is required for all warranty battery testing. If the Mazda GR8-1291 is not used, incorrect battery testing may result in unnecessary battery replacement. Use the following test procedures in this Service Bulletin to test

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2018-03-28 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical concern. Ask the customer if any aft

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2018-03-28 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical concern. Ask the customer if any aft

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2018-03-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle-specific workshop manual or owner’s manu

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2017-05-18 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

In relation to on-going warranty extension program SSP92 (effective from April 2014), which extended the warranty coverage for power transfer unit (PTU) replacement on certain 2010-2014 CX-9 vehicles with AWD, Mazda Motor Corporation has d

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2017-05-18 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

In relation to on-going warranty extension program SSP92 (effective from April 2014), which extended the warranty coverage for power transfer unit (PTU) replacement on certain 2010-2014 CX-9 vehicles with AWD, Mazda Motor Corporation has d

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2017-08-09 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

When dealing with customer complaints of excessive condensation and/or water within the headlamp unit, first determine if all the bulb sockets (including O-ring), seals and covers are present and correctly installed. In most cases you will

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2017-08-09 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

When dealing with customer complaints of excessive condensation and/or water within the headlamp unit, first determine if all the bulb sockets (including O-ring), seals and covers are present and correctly installed. In most cases you will

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2017-08-09 160000 STRUCTURE

When dealing with customer complaints of excessive condensation and/or water within the headlamp unit, first determine if all the bulb sockets (including O-ring), seals and covers are present and correctly installed. In most cases you will

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2017-08-07 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealer?s responsibility to co

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2017-08-07 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealer?s responsibility to co

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2017-05-22 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

Some customers may complain that the ambient temperature display is not accurate, or it takes too long for the display to show actual temperature. When you encounter a customer with this concern, first verify the condition when the customer

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2017-09-12 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some vehicles may experience a knocking noise from the front and/or rear shock absorbers when driving over rough roads or speed bumps. The noise may be caused by damage to the inner seal of shock absorber, resulting in fluid seepage. To eli

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2017-09-12 022400 SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some vehicles may experience a knocking noise from the front and/or rear shock absorbers when driving over rough roads or speed bumps. The noise may be caused by damage to the inner seal of shock absorber, resulting in fluid seepage. To eli

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2017-07-21 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some vehicles may experience a knocking noise from the front shock absorbers when driving over rough roads or speed bumps. The noise may be caused by damage to the inner seal of front shock absorber, resulting in fluid seepage. To eliminate

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2017-06-30 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some vehicles may experience a knocking noise from the front shock absorbers when driving over rough roads or speed bumps. The noise may be caused by damage to the inner seal of front shock absorber, resulting in fluid seepage. To eliminate

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2014-04-04 033100 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM

Mazda Motor Corporation is extending the warranty coverage for specific repairs for vacuum power brake booster units on 2007-2013 CX-9 vehicles produced from October 24, 2006 through April 26, 2013. The warranty for this repair will be exte

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2014-04-04 040000 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR

Mazda Motor Corporation is extending the warranty coverage for specific repairs for vacuum power brake booster units on 2007-2013 CX-9 vehicles produced from October 24, 2006 through April 26, 2013. The warranty for this repair will be exte

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2014-04-04 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Mazda Motor Corporation is extending the warranty coverage for power transfer unit (PTU) replacement on certain 2010-2014 CX-9 vehicles with AWD and produced from July 28, 2009 through December 2, 2013. The warranty for this repair will be

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2014-04-04 100000 POWER TRAIN

Mazda Motor Corporation is extending the warranty coverage for power transfer unit (PTU) replacement on certain 2010-2014 CX-9 vehicles with AWD and produced from July 28, 2009 through December 2, 2013. The warranty for this repair will be

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2016-07-08 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

IDS UPDATE 101.00 AND 101.02 IS NOW AVAILABLE ON MS3 UNDER THE “IDS/INFOTAINMENT” TAB.

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2014-02-14 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

WHEN REPLACING THE SIRIUSXM SATELLITE RADIO UNIT (OR A MAZDA CONNECT TUNER AND AMP UNIT (TAU)) WITH REPLACEMENT TUNER FOR ANY REASON, A CALL MUST BE MADE TO INFORM SIRIUSXM OF THE EXISTING RADIO ID AND THE NEW/ REPLACEMENT SAT RADIO ID AS S

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2013-12-19 220000 SEATS

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CHATTERING NOISE AND THE DRIVER-SIDE SEAT LIFT CANNOT BE ADJUSTED BECAUSE THE LOCK PLATE GUIDE COMES OFF THE GUIDE CAM WHEN OPERATING THE LIFT. IF THE LIFT LEVER IS THEN OPERATED WITH THE LOCK PLATE GUIDE OFF, TH

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2013-10-28 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

A MUSTY/MILDEW TYPE ODOR MAY COME FROM THE VENTS WHEN THE AIR CONDITIONING (A/C) SYSTEM IS OPERATING. IT IS MOST NOTICEABLE WHEN THE A/C IS FIRST TURNED ON. THIS ODOR IS THE RESULT OF MOLD GROWTH IN THE A/C EVAPORATOR/COOLING UNIT WHICH IS

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2013-10-31 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE MIL ILLUMINATION WITH DTC P219A:00 AND/OR P219B:00 STORED IN PCM MEMORY. THE DTCS MAY BE CAUSED BY ABNORMAL ELECTRICAL NOISE WITHIN THE ENGINE HARNESS OF CERTAIN VEHICLES. TO ELIMI-NATE THIS CONCERN, SEPARATE TH

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2012-10-19 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

THE NAVIGATION SYSTEM SUPPORT FOR DIAGNOSTICS, PARTS AUTHORIZATION, AND PARTS EXCHANGE REQUIRE CONTACTING THE PROPER SOURCE.

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2015-12-14 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2015-12-14 074000 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2016-02-26 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2014-04-08 350000 EQUIPMENT

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2013-07-02 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

MAZDA: THE WRENCH LIGHT COMES AND A LACK OF POWER IS EXPERIENCE, IN SOME VEHICLES, DUE TO DTCS P0123/P0222. MODEL 2011-2013 CX-9. *PE

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2017-07-06 273000 LANE DEPARTURE: BLIND SPOT DETECTION

Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM) system frequently asked questions (FAQ)

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2013-11-11 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Some vehicles exhibit brake related concerns such as brake noise, brake judder or brake dragging. If you encounter a customer complaint for any one of these symptoms, refer to the following information to understand why symptoms may occur,

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2013-11-11 200000 WHEELS

Some automotive cleaning products contain strong acid or alkali. When these types of cleaners are used to clean the wheels on Mazda vehicles, the chemicals contents penetrate the clear coating of the wheel surface and damage the paint under

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2013-11-12 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may experience MIL illumination with DTC P219A:00 and/or P219B:00 stored in PCM memory. The DTCs may be caused by abnormal electrical noise within the engine harness of certain vehicles. To elimi-nate this concern, separate th

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2013-11-12 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

Some vehicles may experience MIL illumination with DTC P219A:00 and/or P219B:00 stored in PCM memory. The DTCs may be caused by abnormal electrical noise within the engine harness of certain vehicles. To elimi-nate this concern, separate th

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2013-11-12 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some vehicles may experience MIL illumination with DTC P219A:00 and/or P219B:00 stored in PCM memory. The DTCs may be caused by abnormal electrical noise within the engine harness of certain vehicles. To elimi-nate this concern, separate th

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2013-11-19 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This information is provided to help address Passenger Airbag Deactivation (PAD) Indicator illumination con-cerns during vehicle service.

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2013-11-19 140000 AIR BAGS

This information is provided to help address Passenger Airbag Deactivation (PAD) Indicator illumination con-cerns during vehicle service.

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2017-03-13 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Some vehicles may exhibit navigation unit that cannot read out SMS (Short Messages Service) or does not operate properly after reading SMS. These concerns may be caused by problems with the Bluetooth Unit software.

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2017-03-13 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Some vehicles may exhibit navigation unit that cannot read out SMS (Short Messages Service) or does not operate properly after reading SMS. These concerns may be caused by problems with the Bluetooth Unit software.

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2017-03-13 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some vehicles may exhibit navigation unit that cannot read out SMS (Short Messages Service) or does not operate properly after reading SMS. These concerns may be caused by problems with the Bluetooth Unit software.

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2017-03-09 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Take caution when cleaning plastic headlight lenses. Damage can occur when using some cleaners that contain strong acid, alkaline cleanser or organic solvent. Damage caused by using these cleaners is not covered by Mazda’s New Vehicle Limit

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2013-11-25 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

On some vehicles, the customer may complain about any one of the following concerns: *Screen locks up to a “black screen”. *Screen freezes while driving. *Screen gets stuck at TomTom logo (splash screen) during startup. *Screen temporarily

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2013-11-25 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

On some vehicles, the customer may complain about any one of the following concerns: *Screen locks up to a “black screen”. *Screen freezes while driving. *Screen gets stuck at TomTom logo (splash screen) during startup. *Screen temporarily

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2016-04-28 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

WHEN REPROGRAMMING A CONTROL MODULE, ALWAYS USE THE GR-8 BATTERY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM POWER SUPPLY MODE. IF NOT USED, THE CONTROL MODULE REPROGRAMMING MAY FAIL DUE TO A WEAK VEHICLE BATTERY.THE GR-8 BATTERY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM POWER SUPPLY MODE

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2016-04-28 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT IMPROPER OPERATION OF THE AUTO-DIMMING MIRROR. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY AN OBSTRUCTION OF THE FRONT AND/OR REAR LIGHT SENSOR(S) (E.G. HANGING A PARKING PERMIT FROM THE MIRROR). USE A SOFT CLOTH WITH MILD DETER

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2016-03-30 350000 EQUIPMENT

WHEN INSTALLING A NAVIGATION SD CARD, CONFIRM THAT THE CARD IS UNLOCKED. ALSO, MAZDA DOES NOT RECOMMEND SWAPPING NAVIGATION SYSTEM SD CARDS FROM ONE VEHICLE TO ANOTHER FOR TESTING. IF SWAPPED, THE SD CARD THAT IS INSTALLED INTO THE OTHER VE

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2016-03-30 138600 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:HEATER CORE

THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES HVAC HEATER/DEFROSTER OPERATING TIPS USING MODE SELECTOR DIAL. THIS INCLUDES THE USE OF INTERMEDIATE POSITIONS.

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2013-11-19 141000 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

MAZDA: INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING THE INDICATOR LIGHT ILLUMINATION OF THE PASSENGER AIRBAG DEACTIVATION (PAD). *PE

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2016-05-27 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

WORKSHOP MANUAL EVAP SYSTEM LEAK INSPECTION USING THE M-MDS HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED FOR SOME MODELS. INSTEAD, THE WORKSHOP MANUAL EVAP SYSTEM LEAK INSPECTION USING EVAP LEAK TESTER WILL BE USED TO TROUBLESHOOT EVAP SYSTEM LEAKS.

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2015-02-13 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

SOME VEHICLES MAY HAVE THE BLIND SPOT MONITORING (BSM) OFF INDICATOR LIGHT FLASHING AND DTC U3000:54 STORED IN MEMORY. THE CONCERN IS CAUSED BY INADEQUATE BSM CONTROL MODULE CONTROL LOGIC. THE BSM CONTROL MODULE SOFTWARE HAS BEEN UPDATED TO

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2015-02-27 350000 EQUIPMENT

USE THE FOLLOWING REPAIR PROCEDURE TO MINIMIZE THE NEED TO REPLACE THE CATALYST CONVERTER/EXHAUST PIPE WHEN REMOVING OXYGEN SENSORS AND/OR AIR FUEL RATIO SENSORS.

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2012-11-28 190000 TIRES

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2012-11-28 190000 TIRES

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2014-11-04 011000 STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2013-11-12 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2013-10-31 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2013-03-04 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

MAZDA: ON VARIOUS MODEL YEARS AND MODEL VEHICLES, THE HEADLAMP ASSEMBLY WOULD HAVE EXCESSIVE CONDENSATION OR WATER WITHIN AND SHOULD BE CHECKED AND REPLACED, IF NECESSARY FOR CORRECT INSTALLATION. *PE

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2013-03-04 121100 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES

MAZDA: ON VARIOUS MODEL YEARS AND MODEL VEHICLES, THE HEADLAMP ASSEMBLY WOULD HAVE EXCESSIVE CONDENSATION OR WATER WITHIN AND SHOULD BE CHECKED AND REPLACED, IF NECESSARY FOR CORRECT INSTALLATION. *PE

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2013-02-26 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

MAZDA: IN CERTAIN VEHICLES, WITHIN THE ENGINE HARNESS, THERE ARE SOME ABNORMAL ELECTRICAL NOISES. MODELS 2011-2013 CX-9, 2011-2013 MAZDA6. *PE

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2013-03-11 350000 EQUIPMENT

MAZDA: ON SOME VEHICLES, TO AVOID POTENTIAL INTERFERENCE OF FOOT PLACED ON PEDALS, INFORMATION IS PROVIDED REGARDING PROPER USE, AND PLACEMENT, OF DRIVER’S FLOOR MAT. VARIOUS MODELS AND MODEL YEARS. *PE

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2013-03-11 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

MAZDA: ON SOME VEHICLES, TO AVOID POTENTIAL INTERFERENCE OF FOOT PLACED ON PEDALS, INFORMATION IS PROVIDED REGARDING PROPER USE, AND PLACEMENT, OF DRIVER’S FLOOR MAT. VARIOUS MODELS AND MODEL YEARS. *PE

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2015-12-14 091100 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT AN UNUSUAL NOISE WHILE DRIVING THE VEHICLE. THE NOISE MAY BE CAUSED BY A BROKEN FUEL TANK (B) INSULATOR (A) THAT IS HANGING DOWN AND CONTACTING THE PROPELLER SHAFT. THE RIVETS (C) MAY BREAK WHEN A LOAD OCCURS. THE

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2015-12-14 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT AN UNUSUAL RATTLE/BUZZING TYPE NOISE FROM THE PRESILENCER WHEN DRIVING AT APPROXIMATELY 1800 RPM. THE LOWER (REAR-SIDE) OF THE PRE-SILENCER MAY BE THERMALLY DEFORMED DUE TO INSUFFICIENT RIGIDITY (FEWER WELD SPOTS).

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2016-03-30 138000 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM

THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES HVAC HEATER/DEFROSTER OPERATING TIPS USING MODE SELECTOR DIAL. THIS INCLUDES THE USE OF INTERMEDIATE POSITIONS.

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2016-03-24 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT A RATTLE TYPE NOISE COMING FROM THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE WHEN DRIVING ON ROUGH ROADS. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY A LOOSE SPARE TIRE JACK.

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2015-10-14 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE VIBRATION DURING ACCELERATION AND/OR NOISE COMING FROM THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE. DUE TO ENVIRONMENTAL HEAT AND HEAT FROM THE EXHAUST SYSTEM, THE REAR DIFFERENTIAL MOUNTING RUBBER MAY BECOME HARDENED AND CRACKED,

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2016-07-22 160000 STRUCTURE

WHEN REMOVING PARTS FROM A VEHICLE, TAKE CAUTION OF THIS SYMBOL “R”. FAILING TO REPLACE THE NON-REUSABLE PART MAY CAUSE A SYSTEM FAILURE.

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2016-04-13 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

OVER THE PAST TWO WEEKS, AN INCREASING NUMBER OF IPHONE SE EARLY ADOPTERS HAVE REPORTED AUDIO ISSUES WITH BLUETOOTH PHONE CALLS WHEN THE SMARTPHONE IS PAIRED WITH A VEHICLE OR WIRELESS HEADSET. THE ISSUE EXTENDS TO GPS VOICE NAVIGATION FOR

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2016-04-05 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

CUSTOMERS THAT ARE REGISTERED WITH TOMTOM TO UPDATE THEIR MAZDA TOMTOM SYSTEM (USING TOMTOM HOME SOFTWARE) MAY HAVE RECENTLY RECEIVED THIS E-MAIL: PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS NOT AN OPERATING SYSTEM UPDATE (AKA FIRMWARE), THIS IS AN UPDATE TO

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2016-02-26 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT AN ENGINE COOLANT LEAK (A) BETWEEN THE LOWER RADIATOR HOSE (B) AND THE THERMOSTAT HOUSING (C). THE LOWER RADIATOR HOSE HAS BEEN MODIFIED TO IMPROVE SEALING PERFORMANCE.

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2014-09-08 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SOME VEHICLES MAY HAVE THE BLIND SPOT MONITORING (BSM) OFF INDICATOR LIGHT FLASHING AND DTC U3000:54 STORED IN MEMORY.THE CONCERN IS CAUSED BY INADEQUATE BSM CONTROL MODULE CONTROL LOGIC. THE BSM CONTROL MODULE SOFTWARE HAS BEEN UPDATED TO

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2014-05-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE AMBIENT TEMPERATURE DISPLAY IS NOT ACCURATE, OR IT TAKES TOO LONG FOR THE DISPLAY TO SHOW ACTUAL TEMPERATURE.WHEN YOU ENCOUNTER A CUSTOMER WITH THIS CONCERN, FIRST VERIFY THE CONDITION WHEN THE CUSTOMER

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2014-05-20 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

SOME VEHICLES EXHIBIT BRAKE RELATED CONCERNS SUCH AS BRAKE NOISE, BRAKE JUDDER OR BRAKE DRAGGING. IF YOU ENCOUNTER A CUSTOMER COMPLAINT FOR ANY ONE OF THESE SYMPTOMS, REFER TO THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION TO UNDERSTAND WHY SYMPTOMS MAY OCCUR,

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2015-02-27 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

IF REPLACEMENT OF THE RIGHT SIDE (RH) TRANSFER OIL SEAL (A), AND TRANSFER DUST SEAL (B) ARE NECESSARY, USE THE FOLLOWING REPAIR PROCEDURE TO INSTALL THE NEW OIL SEALS.

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2014-01-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE STAINS APPEARING ON THE HOOD, ROOF AND/OR TRUNK OF THE VEHICLE. THIS CONCERN IS MOST LIKELY TO BE FOUND IN A COLD WEATHER AREAS JUST AFTER THE RAPGARD IS REMOVED AT PDI. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY MOISTURE WHICH HAS

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2014-01-21 046400 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY REPORT A SLIGHT CLUNK/BANG/BUZZ NOISE OR JOLT FROM THE FRONT OF THE VEHICLE. THIS CONCERN WILL MOST LIKELY OCCUR DURING THE VEHICLES FIRST FORWARD MOVEMENT AFTER STARTING THE ENGINE. THIS IS A NORMAL OPERATING NOISE OF TH

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2014-01-24 122000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF CONDENSATION/FOG INSIDE THE FRONT OR REAR COMBINATION LIGHTS. THE RECENT NEW MODELS HAVE BEEN FITTED WITH A CLEAR LENS WHICH CAN CAUSE THE SYMPTOM TO BE MORE NOTICEABLE, HOWEVER, IT DOES NOT AFFECT THE PERFORM

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2014-01-30 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

AN UPDATED VERSION OF THE SOFTWARE FOR THE TOMTOM NAVIGATION SYSTEM HAS BECOME AVAILABLE. UNDER THIS MSP42, THE NAVIGATION SYSTEM WILL BE REFLASHED TO THE UPDATED VERSION USING A SD CARD. THIS SOFTWARE UPDATE WILL ELIMINATE CANCELING VOICE

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2014-01-31 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

AN UPDATED VERSION OF THE SOFTWARE FOR THE TOMTOM NAVIGATION SYSTEM HAS BECOME AVAILABLE. UNDER THIS MSP42, THE NAVIGATION SYSTEM WILL BE REFLASHED TO THE UPDATED VERSION USING A SD CARD. THIS SOFTWARE UPDATE WILL ELIMINATE CANCELING VOICE

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2013-01-30 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

THE FRONT DISC PLATE FIXING SCREWS (A) HAVE BEEN DISCONTINUED. WITH THIS CHANGE, THE DISC PLATE (B) AND WHEEL HUB (C) HAVE BEEN MODIFIED WITHOUT FIXING HOLES, ELIMINATING THE NEED FOR THE FIXING SCREWS (A).

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2014-01-21 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2014-11-18 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2014-06-10 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2016-02-26 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

SOME VEHICLES EXHIBIT BRAKE RELATED CONCERNS SUCH AS BRAKE NOISE, BRAKE JUDDER OR BRAKE DRAGGING. IF YOU ENCOUNTER A CUSTOMER COMPLAINT FOR ANY ONE OF THESE SYMPTOMS, REFER TO THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION TO UNDERSTAND WHY SYMPTOMS MAY OCCUR,

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2012-06-29 141000 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

MAZDA: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, PASSENGER AIRBAG DEACTIVATION (PAD) INDICATOR WILL ILLUMINATE DURING SERVICE. *PE

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2014-04-03 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2013-01-30 045000 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2013-03-28 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2016-02-17 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

HANDS-FREE BLUETOOTH MODULE AND/OR TEXT MESSAGING TROUBLESHOOTING PROCEDURE. SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT BLUETOOTH HANDS-FREE AND/OR TEXT MESSAGING RELATED CONCERNS. TO IMPROVE THEHANDLING OF BLUETOOTH HANDS-FREE AND/OR TEXT MESSAGING CU

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2015-08-18 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING CONCERNS. 1. SMS/TEXT CANNOT BE DOWNLOADED WHEN ONNECTED VIA BLUETOOTH. 2. OPERATIONAL CONCERNS WHEN PLAYING A MEDIA DEVICE (IPOD, USB STICK ETC.) CONNECTED VIA THE USB PORT. A

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2015-05-19 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY NOTICE THE POWER WINDOW(S) ARE EITHER NOISY OR COMPLETELY INOPERATIVE WHILE OPERATING THE POWER WINDOW SWITCH. THIS MAY BE DUE TO THE POWER WINDOW MOTOR GEAR HAVING CHIPPED OR DAMAGED TEETH. TO ELIMINATE THIS CONCERN, THE

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2015-05-26 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT AN UNUSUAL NOISE WHILE DRIVING THE VEHICLE. THE NOISE MAY BE CAUSED BY A BROKEN FUEL TANK (B) INSULATOR (A) THAT IS HANGING DOWN AND CONTACTING THE PROPELLER SHAFT. THE RIVETS (C) MAY BREAK WHEN A LOAD OCCURS. THE

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2013-06-04 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE AMBIENT TEMPERATURE DISPLAY IS NOT ACCURATE, OR IT TAKES TOO LONG FOR THE DISPLAY TO SHOW ACTUAL TEMPERATURE. WHEN YOU ENCOUNTER A CUSTOMER WITH THIS CONCERN, FIRST VERIFY THE CONDITION WHEN THE CUSTOMER

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2013-06-14 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

TO IMPROVE HANDLING OF CUSTOMER CONCERNS WITH HANDS-FREE (BLUETOOTH) VEHICLE SYSTEMS, MAZDA LAUNCHED A NEW SERVICE PROCEDURE AND PART EXCHANGE PROGRAM EFFECTIVE FEB. 08, 2010 ON APPLICABLE VEHICLES. DUE TO THE COMPLEXITY OF SOFTWARE AND HAR

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2013-05-03 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY EXPERIENCE A WATER LEAK FROM THE SUNROOF AFTER WASHING THE VEHICLE WITH A HIGH-PRESSURE CAR WASH SYSTEM. HIGH PRESSURE WATER FROM THE CAR WASH MAY DRIP FROM THE DRIP RAIL AND LEAK INTO THE CABIN.

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2013-05-28 174200 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:LOCK

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY EXPERIENCE A POWER LIFTGATE (PLG) THAT CLOSES BUT DOES NOT LATCH COMPLETELY WHEN THE PLG BUTTON IS PRESSED.

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2014-01-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2014-01-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2012-12-21 122000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF CONDENSATION/FOG INSIDE THE FRONT OR REAR COMBINATION LIGHTS. THE RECENT NEW MODELS HAVE BEEN FITTED WITH A CLEAR LENS WHICH CAN CAUSE THE SYMPTOM TO BE MORE NOTICEABLE, HOWEVER, IT DOES NOT AFFECT THE PERFORM

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2012-12-21 120000 LIGHTING (PWS)

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF CONDENSATION/FOG INSIDE THE FRONT OR REAR COMBINATION LIGHTS. THE RECENT NEW MODELS HAVE BEEN FITTED WITH A CLEAR LENS WHICH CAN CAUSE THE SYMPTOM TO BE MORE NOTICEABLE, HOWEVER, IT DOES NOT AFFECT THE PERFORM

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2012-11-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT AN UNUSUAL RATTLE/BUZZING TYPE NOISE FROM THE PRESILENCER WHEN DRIVING AT APPROXIMATELY 1800 RPM.

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2012-11-28 190000 TIRES

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE THE FRONT TIRE SPINNING AND/OR 4WD/DSC LIGHT FLASHES WITH NO DTCS STORED WHEN DRIVING UPHILL OR TAKING OFF FROM A STOP USING HARD ACCELERATION.

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2016-06-24 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

IF AN ENGINE ASSEMBLY IS REPLACED AFTER A CATASTROPHIC INTERNAL MECHANICAL FAILURE, CLEAN THE INTAKE MANIFOLD INTERNALLY BEFORE INSTALLING A REPLACEMENT ENGINE ASSEMBLY. IF THE INTAKE MANIFOLD IS NOT CLEANED PROPERLY, THE REPLACEMENT ENGINE

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2014-10-03 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2016-06-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

WHEN DEALING WITH CUSTOMER COMPLAINTS OF EXCESSIVE CONDENSATION AND/OR WATER WITHIN THE HEADLAMP UNIT, FIRST DETERMINE IF ALL THE BULB SOCKETS ARE RESENT AND CORRECTLY INSTALLED. IN MOST CASES YOU WILL FIND THAT THE BULB SEAL NO. 1 (A) OR

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2014-12-18 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT AN ABNORMAL STEERING FEEL AND/OR NOISE WHILE DRIVING THE VEHICLE IN FREEZING TEMPERA-TURES, HOWEVER, THERE IS NO LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL.THIS MAY BE DUE TO OIL SEEPAGE FROM THE POWER STEERING OIL PUMP PRESSURE SWI

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2015-03-16 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING CONCERNS. 1. SMS/TEXT CANNOT BE DOWNLOADED WHEN CONNECTED VIA BLUETOOTH. 2. OPERATIONAL CONCERNS WHEN PLAYING A MEDIA DEVICE (IPOD, USB STICK ETC.) CONNECTED VIA THE USB PORT. A

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2015-03-16 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING CONCERNS. 1. SMS/TEXT CANNOT BE DOWNLOADED WHEN CONNECTED VIA BLUETOOTH. 2. OPERATIONAL CONCERNS WHEN PLAYING A MEDIA DEVICE (IPOD, USB STICK ETC.) CONNECTED VIA THE USB PORT. A

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2015-03-26 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING CONCERNS. 1. SMS/TEXT CANNOT BE DOWNLOADED WHEN CONNECTED VIA BLUETOOTH. 2. OPERATIONAL CONCERNS WHEN PLAYING A MEDIA DEVICE (IPOD, USB STICK ETC.) CONNECTED VIA THE USB PORT. A

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2015-03-26 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING CONCERNS. 1. SMS/TEXT CANNOT BE DOWNLOADED WHEN CONNECTED VIA BLUETOOTH. 2. OPERATIONAL CONCERNS WHEN PLAYING A MEDIA DEVICE (IPOD, USB STICK ETC.) CONNECTED VIA THE USB PORT. A

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2015-06-24 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT EITHER AN AUDIO SCREEN THAT IS LOCKING-UP (BLACK SCREEN) OR AN INOPERATIVE AUDIO TOUCH SCREEN. IN BOTH CASES HOWEVER, THE AUDIO UNIT SOUND OUTPUT IS NORMAL. THIS CONCERN MAY BE CAUSED BY AN INTERNAL FAILURE OF THE

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2016-07-22 160000 STRUCTURE

WHEN REMOVING PARTS FROM A VEHICLE, TAKE CAUTION OF THIS SYMBOL “R”. FAILING TO REPLACE THE NON-REUSABLE PART MAY CAUSE A SYSTEM FAILURE.

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2016-03-17 160000 STRUCTURE

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A RATTLE NOISE AND/OR WIND NOISE FROM THE FRONT DOOR GLASS AREA WHILE DRIVING THE VEHI-CLE. THIS IS CAUSED BY A DEFORMED GLASS RUN CHANNEL (A). THE DEFORMED AREA IS LOCATED AT THE UPPER REAR CORNER OF THE RUN CHANN

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2013-03-28 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

IF REPLACEMENT OF THE RIGHT SIDE (RH) TRANSFER OIL SEAL (A), AND TRANSFER DUST SEAL (B) ARE NECESSARY, USE THE FOL-LOWING REPAIR PROCEDURE TO INSTALL THE NEW OIL SEALS.NOTE:DEFLECTOR (C) MAY NOT BE REUSED.

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2013-01-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF SIGNS OF OIL ON THE STRUTS OR SHOCK ABSORBERS. IN MOST CASES THE OIL THAT IS PRESENT IS NORMAL, AND A RESULT OF THE OIL THAT REMAINS ON THE SHAFT DURING THE NORMAL SWEEPING PROCESS OF THE SHAFT SEAL. FOLLOW TH

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2015-07-09 035000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FLUID

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT BRAKE FLUID SEEPAGE FROM THE BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER RESERVE TANK CAP. THE UPPER SURFACE OF THE RESERVE TANK MAY APPEAR DUSTY OR DIRTY WHERE THE BRAKE FLUID SEEPAGE HAS OCCURRED. THIS CONCERN MAY BE CAUSED BY A DECRE

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2015-06-02 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY EXPERIENCE INOPERATIVE FRONT DOOR WINDOW AUTO-CLOSING OPERATION WHEN USING THE WINDOW SWITCHES (A). THE WINDOW MOVES UPWARD, BUT AUTOMATICALLY RETURNS TO THE HALFWAY POSITION (AS IF THE JAM-SAFE WINDOW FUNCTION IS OPERATI

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2016-03-24 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT A BLURRY REAR VIEW MONITOR DISPLAY. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY AN AFTERMARKET ACCESSORY DEVICE.

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2012-12-14 210000 TRAILER HITCHES

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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