2016 MAZDA Mazda6

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

1 Recalls for 2016 MAZDA Mazda6

Recall Date Component Summary
2017-08-31 AIR BAGS:SENSOR:OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION | SEATS | STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2016 Mazda6 vehicles. Debris from the welding process during manufacturing of the front passenger seat frame may damage the occupant classification system (OCS) wiring.

Remedy:

Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will attach a protective pad on the seat frame. If the OCS harness is damaged, insulating tape will be applied to the harness. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall began October 26, 2017. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda’s number for this recall is 1517H.

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0 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2016 MAZDA Mazda6

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53 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2016 MAZDA Mazda6

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Date Component  
2021-04-17 STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER | WHEELS
ODI Number: 11408557
2016-10-08 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10914911
2016-10-16 SEATS
ODI Number: 10916379
2016-09-28 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10910195
2017-07-11 ENGINE | STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11004665
2017-05-22 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10991035
2017-05-29 WHEELS
ODI Number: 10992041
2017-05-03 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10983207
2017-03-20 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10967288
2017-07-27 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11010951
2016-09-20 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10908082
2016-08-21 SEATS
ODI Number: 10897456
2017-03-02 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 10957998
2017-02-21 WHEELS
ODI Number: 10956039
2017-02-06 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10949692
2016-11-28 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10928242
2020-11-02 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11372586
2020-09-03 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11352930
2020-08-07 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11343827
2020-07-27 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11341696
2020-08-05 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11343512
2020-04-19 STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11321545
2020-03-20 AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 11318837
2020-01-16 AIR BAGS | STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11299774
2020-01-16 EXTERIOR LIGHTING | SERVICE BRAKES | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11299751
2020-01-13 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 11299095
2020-01-16 AIR BAGS | STEERING | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11299671
2019-11-13 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11279819
2019-10-28 STEERING
ODI Number: 11271621
2019-05-07 SEATS
ODI Number: 11205955
2019-06-19 WHEELS
ODI Number: 11221345
2018-12-17 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11162009
2018-12-17 PARKING BRAKE
ODI Number: 11161979
2018-08-18 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11120794
2018-08-19 AIR BAGS | AIR BAGS:SENSOR:OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 11120936
2019-03-03 SEATS
ODI Number: 11183733
2019-02-15 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11180236
2018-11-15 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11151808
2018-01-19 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11063673
2017-12-21 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11055928
2017-12-13 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11054395
2016-07-09 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10883742
2016-05-07 EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10863760
2016-04-25 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10861340
2016-04-09 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10854596
2016-03-26 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10851718
2016-01-27 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10822594
2016-02-03 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10823940
2015-12-08 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10809030
2015-12-21 STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10811562
2015-11-05 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10788612
2015-10-22 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10785455
2015-10-06 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10780425
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0 Investigations for 2016 MAZDA Mazda6

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Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

741 Service Alerts for 2016 MAZDA Mazda6

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

Mazda guidelines for factory scheduled maintenance

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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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2016-01-25 100000 POWER TRAIN

ATFFZ required for SKYACTIV drive 6speed automatic transaxle

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2015-12-03 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Check Engine light and A/T Warning light on with one or more of these DTS (P0842, P0847, P0872, P0877, P0780, P1738) Stored in TCM Memory

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2022-06-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about infotainment center display: Ghost touch, surface peeling, spider cracks. Repair kits are available to replace just the screen. There is no need to replace the entire infotainment display unit.

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2022-06-22 353600 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:INFOTAINMENT

Some customers may complain about infotainment center display: Ghost touch, surface peeling, spider cracks. Repair kits are available to replace just the screen. There is no need to replace the entire infotainment display unit.

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2022-06-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about scratches on the instrument cluster lens.

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2022-06-10 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

Some customers may complain about scratches on the instrument cluster lens.

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2022-06-10 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

Some customers may complain about scratches on the instrument cluster lens.

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2022-06-07 100000 POWER TRAIN

Service part Automatic Transaxles (ATX) manufactured on or after July, 2018 are shipped with a blank TCM that requires configuration.

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2022-06-07 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Service part Automatic Transaxles (ATX) manufactured on or after July, 2018 are shipped with a blank TCM that requires configuration.

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2022-06-07 103110 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE:SOFTWARE

Service part Automatic Transaxles (ATX) manufactured on or after July, 2018 are shipped with a blank TCM that requires configuration.

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2016-03-31 160000 STRUCTURE

Mazda Technical Service Bulletins March 2016 Some vehicles may exhibit the inner cloth (A) falling down at the rear end causing a poor appearance and obstructing the view of the back window.

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2016-03-01 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Mazda TTips March 2016

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2015-11-30 103400 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:COLUMN SHIFT

Hard shifting/shift lever bebration

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2016-02-01 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Mazda Service Support MX Connect MTips

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2016-01-11 140000 AIR BAGS

LDWS or ALH warning light on with DTC C1001:92

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2016-01-11 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

LDWS or ALH warning light on with DTC C1001:92

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2015-12-22 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

White door armrest(s) pink discoloration

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

Maintenance.

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2016-02-17 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Stains found on kpaint during PDI

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2016-02-17 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

HandsFree bluetooth module and/or text messaging troubleshooting procedure

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2015-11-13 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Mazda connect shuts down and does not reboot

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2015-11-13 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Mazda connect shuts down and does not reboot

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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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2016-02-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

Paint damage Mazda pocket paint guide

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2022-05-25 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may experience the symptoms mentioned below, which can be fixed with the latest software update (Version 74.00.311 or later).

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2016-02-15 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

SULFUR SMELL FROM EXHAUST SYSTEM.

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2016-02-15 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

SULFUR SMELL FROM EXHAUST SYSTEM.

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2016-02-05 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

PreMixed long life “FL22” Engine Coolant

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2016-02-05 350000 EQUIPMENT

PreMixed long life “FL22” Engine Coolant

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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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2016-01-14 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Special service tool shipment Janaurary 2016

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2015-10-14 140000 AIR BAGS

LDWS or ALH warning light on with DTC C1001:92

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2015-10-14 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

LDWS or ALH warning light on with DTC C1001:92

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2016-02-17 117100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:INSTRUMENT PANEL:SPEEDOMETER/ODOMETER

Speedometer replacement procedure

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2016-02-03 100000 POWER TRAIN

Front power seats do not slide back and forth

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2016-02-03 220000 SEATS

Front power seats do not slide back and forth

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2016-02-02 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Siriusxm satellite radio registration transfer after unit replacement

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2016-02-02 351420 EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE/TRAILER:MATERIALS:FLOORING

PROPER USAGE OF DRIVER’S FLOOR MAT.

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

Battery Maintenance

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

Battery 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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2021-03-16 100000 POWER TRAIN

MultiModel (equipped with skyactivdrive) ATF color deterioration New vehicle automatic transmission fluid (ATF) color is blue. As the vehicle mileage increases, the ATF color changes. The color change does not affect vehicle performance.

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2016-01-25 356210 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY:VEHICLE CONTROLS:SPEED CONTROL

ATFFZ required for SKYACTIV drive 6speed automatic transaxle

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2015-12-03 140000 AIR BAGS

Check Engine light and A/T Warning light on with one or more of these DTS (P0842, P0847, P0872, P0877, P0780, P1738) Stored in TCM Memory

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2015-12-03 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

Check Engine light and A/T Warning light on with one or more of these DTS (P0842, P0847, P0872, P0877, P0780, P1738) Stored in TCM Memory

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2016-02-26 160000 STRUCTURE

Brake noise, judder and dragging diagnosis and servicing

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

Brake noise, judder and dragging diagnosis and servicing

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2016-02-23 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Clunk/bang/buzz noise during first forward movement after sitting

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2016-02-26 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) warning Light IlluminationMisure prevention logic

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2016-02-26 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) warning Light IlluminationMisure prevention logic

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2016-02-23 020000 SUSPENSION

Creaking Noise from front lower control arm bushings

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2016-02-17 020000 SUSPENSION

Front/Rear stabilizer noise prevention

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2016-02-15 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

SHOCK ABSORBER REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES

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2016-02-15 022400 SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER

SHOCK ABSORBER REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES

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2016-02-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

SHOCK ABSORBER REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES

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2015-12-17 020000 SUSPENSION

KNOCKING/SQUEAKING NOISE FROM FRONT SHOCK ABSORBER

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2016-01-08 200000 WHEELS

STAINS APPEAR ON WHEELS

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2015-11-03 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TPMS WARNING LIGHT ON

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2015-11-03 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

TPMS WARNING LIGHT ON

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2015-11-20 020000 SUSPENSION

Creaking Noise From Front Lower Control Arm Bushings Some vehicles may exhibit a creaking noise from under the front of the vehicle when driving over bumps. The noise occurs at approx. 1225 mph (2040 Km/h) when the road surface is wet or a

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2015-11-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

Creaking Noise From Front Lower Control Arm Bushings Some vehicles may exhibit a creaking noise from under the front of the vehicle when driving over bumps. The noise occurs at approx. 1225 mph (2040 Km/h) when the road surface is wet or a

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2015-12-22 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Rough Idle with MIL on and DTC P0015/P0524

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2015-12-22 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Rough Idle with MIL on and DTC P0015/P0524

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2015-12-17 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Engine Oil seepage from engine oil pressure switch

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2015-12-17 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Engine Oil seepage from engine oil pressure switch

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2022-05-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may experience a continuous infotainment reboot in or near Seattle Washington and troubleshooting is not possible due to continuous reboot.

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2022-05-04 353600 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:INFOTAINMENT

Some customers may experience a continuous infotainment reboot in or near Seattle Washington and troubleshooting is not possible due to continuous reboot.

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2022-05-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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2022-05-23 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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2022-05-23 346000 COMMUNICATION:MANUFACTURER TELEMATICS

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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2022-05-23 353600 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:INFOTAINMENT

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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2022-04-05 010000 STEERING

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

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2022-04-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

There are currently 2 methods for cutting a new auxiliary key blank. A. Auxiliary Key Trace Cut Method B. Auxiliary Key Code Cut Method

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2022-04-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables below to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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2022-04-27 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Apple CarPlay / Android Auto Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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2022-04-27 350000 EQUIPMENT

Apple CarPlay / Android Auto Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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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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2022-03-09 100000 POWER TRAIN

There have been warranty claims submitted for growling or bearing whine noise in differentials, transfer units and transmissions where the source of the noise was a wheel bearing. This misdiagnosis can lead to multiple repair attempts, warr

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2022-03-09 200000 WHEELS

There have been warranty claims submitted for growling or bearing whine noise in differentials, transfer units and transmissions where the source of the noise was a wheel bearing. This misdiagnosis can lead to multiple repair attempts, warr

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2022-03-09 354000 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

There have been warranty claims submitted for growling or bearing whine noise in differentials, transfer units and transmissions where the source of the noise was a wheel bearing. This misdiagnosis can lead to multiple repair attempts, warr

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2022-03-17 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables below to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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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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2021-09-16 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles (without power seats) may exhibit a driver seat that gradually moves down by itself. This concern may be caused when a load, which is applied to the seat during braking, exceeds a certain level that could impact the retaining

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2021-09-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

All Mazda Connect vehicles in new car inventory must be updated to the software version listed below in this TSB as part of the New Car Ready Step 3 process. Make sure the new vehicle specialist receives a copy of this bulletin. Some vehicl

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2021-09-13 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

All Mazda Connect vehicles in new car inventory must be updated to the software version listed below in this TSB as part of the New Car Ready Step 3 process. Make sure the new vehicle specialist receives a copy of this bulletin. Some vehicl

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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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2022-02-28 021600 SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

There have been warranty claims submitted for growling or bearing whine noise in differentials, transfer units and transmissions where the source of the noise was a wheel bearing. This misdiagnosis can lead to multiple repair attempts, warr

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2022-02-28 100000 POWER TRAIN

There have been warranty claims submitted for growling or bearing whine noise in differentials, transfer units and transmissions where the source of the noise was a wheel bearing. This misdiagnosis can lead to multiple repair attempts, warr

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2022-02-09 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may experience a continuous infotainment reboot in or near Seattle Washington. Mazda is aware of the issue and is working on a resolution. This Service Alert will be updated with the newest repair information as it becomes a

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2022-02-09 353600 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:INFOTAINMENT

Some customers may experience a continuous infotainment reboot in or near Seattle Washington. Mazda is aware of the issue and is working on a resolution. This Service Alert will be updated with the newest repair information as it becomes a

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2022-02-04 160000 STRUCTURE

Some customers may report concerns with interior upholstery surface stains particularly on high contact areas (e.g.: steering wheel, door panels, shifter…etc.). This may be caused by skin oils or chemicals such as hand lotions. Use a cle

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2022-02-04 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

Some customers may report concerns with interior upholstery surface stains particularly on high contact areas (e.g.: steering wheel, door panels, shifter…etc.). This may be caused by skin oils or chemicals such as hand lotions. Use a cle

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2022-02-14 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables below to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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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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2021-03-01 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SERVICE REACTIVATION AND OWNER LOYALTY PROGRAM (CSP10) – EXPIRES APRIL 30, 2021

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2022-01-11 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Symptom troubleshooting tables to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns. No. 1 Blank Screen No. 2. Rear View Camera is not displayed No. 3 Rebooting No. 4 Infotainment System Has No Sound No. 5 Commander Switch Does Not Work No. 6 Bluetooth devi

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2022-01-11 350000 EQUIPMENT

Symptom troubleshooting tables to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns. No. 1 Blank Screen No. 2. Rear View Camera is not displayed No. 3 Rebooting No. 4 Infotainment System Has No Sound No. 5 Commander Switch Does Not Work No. 6 Bluetooth devi

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2022-01-11 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Symptom troubleshooting tables to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns. No. 1 Blank Screen No. 2. Rear View Camera is not displayed No. 3 Rebooting No. 4 Infotainment System Has No Sound No. 5 Commander Switch Does Not Work No. 6 Bluetooth devi

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2022-01-11 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

Symptom troubleshooting tables to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns. No. 1 Blank Screen No. 2. Rear View Camera is not displayed No. 3 Rebooting No. 4 Infotainment System Has No Sound No. 5 Commander Switch Does Not Work No. 6 Bluetooth devi

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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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2021-12-21 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

i-ELOOP Battery Service Information: This service information provides basic Q-85/T-110 battery handling procedures. Complete service information can be found in MGSS online or Workshop Manual (section 13-17).

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2016-12-05 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Active driving display opens/closes improperly. Some vehicles may exhibit the active driving display opening/closing improperly as described below: * It does not open or close when the ignition is turned ON or OFF . * The display operation

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2016-12-05 350000 EQUIPMENT

Active driving display opens/closes improperly. Some vehicles may exhibit the active driving display opening/closing improperly as described below: * It does not open or close when the ignition is turned ON or OFF . * The display operation

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2016-12-05 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Active driving display opens/closes improperly. Some vehicles may exhibit the active driving display opening/closing improperly as described below: * It does not open or close when the ignition is turned ON or OFF . * The display operation

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2016-12-19 350000 EQUIPMENT

MAZDA Mobile start (MMS) cannot communicate with vehicle

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2021-11-16 350000 EQUIPMENT

MAZDA CONNECT SYMPTOM TROUBLESHOOTING [6TH GENERATION VEHICLES]. Use the symptom troubleshooting tables below to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns

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2021-11-16 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

MAZDA CONNECT SYMPTOM TROUBLESHOOTING [6TH GENERATION VEHICLES]. Use the symptom troubleshooting tables below to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns

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2021-11-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

For improvement of electrical diagnosis, the SKYACTIVÿ® Wiring Terminal Test Kits has been delivered all the dealers. The terminal test kit enables you: To check pin fit drag of all PCM terminals used in SKYACTIVÿ® vehicles and compare

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2021-11-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

For improvement of electrical diagnosis, the SKYACTIVÿ® Wiring Terminal Test Kits has been delivered all the dealers. The terminal test kit enables you: To check pin fit drag of all PCM terminals used in SKYACTIVÿ® vehicles and compare

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2021-11-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

NOTE: These vehicles are orginally built with the center display GML8-611J0* and are not applicable to this TSB. Only if the center display has been replaced with GRT7-61-1J0 or GRT7-61-1J0A in the past is the vehicle applicable to this TSB

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2021-11-23 350000 EQUIPMENT

NOTE: These vehicles are orginally built with the center display GML8-611J0* and are not applicable to this TSB. Only if the center display has been replaced with GRT7-61-1J0 or GRT7-61-1J0A in the past is the vehicle applicable to this TSB

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2021-11-23 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

NOTE: These vehicles are orginally built with the center display GML8-611J0* and are not applicable to this TSB. Only if the center display has been replaced with GRT7-61-1J0 or GRT7-61-1J0A in the past is the vehicle applicable to this TSB

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2017-11-13 130000 VISIBILITY

Some vehicles may experience a fuzzy appearance (tiny cracks) around the edge of the Active Driving Display.

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2017-11-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may experience a fuzzy appearance (tiny cracks) around the edge of the Active Driving Display.

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2017-11-13 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may experience a fuzzy appearance (tiny cracks) around the edge of the Active Driving Display.

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2017-11-13 221600 SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

Some vehicles may exhibit excessive noise when operating either front power seat forward or backward. The noise may be caused by cable vibration, which transmits power from the motor to the gears. The cable vibrates inside the case due to i

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2017-11-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may exhibit excessive noise when operating either front power seat forward or backward. The noise may be caused by cable vibration, which transmits power from the motor to the gears. The cable vibrates inside the case due to i

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2017-11-13 119423 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:PROPULSION SYSTEM:CHARGING:CABLE/CORD:ACCESSORY

Some vehicles may exhibit excessive noise when operating either front power seat forward or backward. The noise may be caused by cable vibration, which transmits power from the motor to the gears. The cable vibrates inside the case due to i

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2017-11-09 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

WARNING: DO NOT PERFORM OPERATIONAL TESTING OF THE SMART CITY BRAKE SUPPORT (SCBS) SYSTEM. If the warning indicator light is not illuminated and there are no codes stored in the system, the system is operating properly, and Mazda cannot per

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2017-11-09 350000 EQUIPMENT

WARNING: DO NOT PERFORM OPERATIONAL TESTING OF THE SMART CITY BRAKE SUPPORT (SCBS) SYSTEM. If the warning indicator light is not illuminated and there are no codes stored in the system, the system is operating properly, and Mazda cannot per

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2017-11-09 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

WARNING: DO NOT PERFORM OPERATIONAL TESTING OF THE SMART CITY BRAKE SUPPORT (SCBS) SYSTEM. If the warning indicator light is not illuminated and there are no codes stored in the system, the system is operating properly, and Mazda cannot per

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2017-11-09 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

WARNING: DO NOT PERFORM OPERATIONAL TESTING OF THE SMART CITY BRAKE SUPPORT (SCBS) SYSTEM. If the warning indicator light is not illuminated and there are no codes stored in the system, the system is operating properly, and Mazda cannot per

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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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2021-09-03 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some vehicles may experience the check engine light and automatic transaxle warning light ON with one or more of these DTCs stored in the TCM memory (P0842, P0847, P0872, P0877, P0780, P1738). P0842:00 – Oil pressure switch No. 1 (oil press

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2021-09-28 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

MAZDA CONNECT SYMPTOM TROUBLESHOOTING [6TH GENERATION VEHICLES]. Use the symptom troubleshooting tables below to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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2021-09-28 350000 EQUIPMENT

MAZDA CONNECT SYMPTOM TROUBLESHOOTING [6TH GENERATION VEHICLES]. Use the symptom troubleshooting tables below to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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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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2021-09-16 220000 SEATS

Some vehicles (without power seats) may exhibit a driver seat that gradually moves down by itself. This concern may be caused when a load, which is applied to the seat during braking, exceeds a certain level that could impact the retaining

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2021-09-13 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

All Mazda Connect vehicles in new car inventory must be updated to the software version listed below in this TSB as part of the New Car Ready Step 3 process. Make sure the new vehicle specialist receives a copy of this bulletin. Some vehicl

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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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2021-08-06 353600 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:INFOTAINMENT

AUDIO, NAVIGATION AND PHONE CONCERNS WITH MAZDA CONNECT INFOTAINMENT SYSTEM (6TH GENERATION). All Mazda Connect vehicles in new car inventory must be updated to the software version listed below in this TSB as part of the New Car Ready Step

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2021-08-10 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about incorrect MAZDA CONNECT clock time. This may be caused by an incorrect clock GPS Sync setting.

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2021-08-10 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Some customers may complain about incorrect MAZDA CONNECT clock time. This may be caused by an incorrect clock GPS Sync setting.

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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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2021-07-19 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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2021-07-08 350000 EQUIPMENT

AUDIO, NAVIGATION AND PHONE CONCERNS WITH MAZDA CONNECT INFOTAINMENT SYSTEM (6TH GENERATION). All Mazda Connect vehicles in new car inventory must be updated to the software version listed below in this TSB as part of the New Car Ready Step

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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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2021-06-25 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

MAZDA CONNECT SYMPTOM TROUBLESHOOTING [6TH GENERATION VEHICLES]. Use the symptom troubleshooting tables below to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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2021-06-25 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

MAZDA CONNECT SYMPTOM TROUBLESHOOTING [6TH GENERATION VEHICLES]. Use the symptom troubleshooting tables below to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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2021-06-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

APPLE CARPLAY / ANDRID AURO FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ) The following vehicles are not equipped with Apple CarPlay / Android Auto, but it can be activated using MDARS. See Activation instructions on MGSS -> Infotainment -> MAZDA CONNEC

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2021-06-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

APPLE CARPLAY / ANDRID AURO FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ) The following vehicles are not equipped with Apple CarPlay / Android Auto, but it can be activated using MDARS. See Activation instructions on MGSS -> Infotainment -> MAZDA CONNEC

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2021-06-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

There are currently 2 methods for cutting a new auxiliary key blank. A. Auxiliary Key Trace Cut Method B. Auxiliary Key Code Cut Method A. Auxiliary Key Trace Cut Method If only one auxiliary key is lost/missing, some key cutting machines c

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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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2021-06-24 140000 AIR BAGS

Some customers may complain that the passenger seat belt warning light is ON and the PASS AIRBAG OFF indicator light is OFF with no front passenger in the seat. This may be caused by an electrical device (smart phone, tablet, laptop. etc.)

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2021-06-04 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Some vehicles equipped with electric parking brake (EPB) may exhibit a grinding noise from the rear brakes when braking. This may be caused by the rear brake pads not having the capability to remove the rust from the rear brake discs. The r

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2021-06-02 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may experience the MAZDA CONNECT rebooting or the screen turning black under any temperature. When the concern occurs, MAZDA CONNECT reboots repeatedly, and if the SD card is removed during this reboot cycle, the rebooting cy

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2021-06-02 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may experience the MAZDA CONNECT rebooting or the screen turning black under any temperature. When the concern occurs, MAZDA CONNECT reboots repeatedly, and if the SD card is removed during this reboot cycle, the rebooting cy

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2021-06-02 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may experience the MAZDA CONNECT rebooting or the screen turning black under any temperature. When the concern occurs, MAZDA CONNECT reboots repeatedly, and if the SD card is removed during this reboot cycle, the rebooting cy

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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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2021-05-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

Auxiliary key blank cutting procedure: There are currently 2 methods for cutting a new auxiliary key blank. A. Auxiliary Key Trace Cut Method, B. Auxiliary Key Code Cut Method

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2021-05-18 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Some vehicles may have one of the following DTCs stored in memory along with a system status notice on the Multi-information display OR display a system status notice with no DTC: C1001:92 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) poor field of view [

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2021-05-18 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may have one of the following DTCs stored in memory along with a system status notice on the Multi-information display OR display a system status notice with no DTC: C1001:92 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) poor field of view [

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2021-05-18 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

Some vehicles may have one of the following DTCs stored in memory along with a system status notice on the Multi-information display OR display a system status notice with no DTC: C1001:92 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) poor field of view [

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2021-05-18 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

Some vehicles may have one of the following DTCs stored in memory along with a system status notice on the Multi-information display OR display a system status notice with no DTC: C1001:92 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) poor field of view [

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2021-05-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

When performing vehicle services such as control unit software update, control unit registration/activation, CMU log data retrieval, etc., always use the DCA8000 OR GR8 battery charger SST to maintain battery voltage.

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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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2021-05-11 100000 POWER TRAIN

There have been warranty claims submitted for growling or bearing whine noise in differentials, transfer units and transmissions where the source of the noise was a wheel bearing. This misdiagnosis can lead to multiple repair attempts, warr

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2021-04-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

APPLE CARPLAY / ANDRID AURO FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ) The following vehicles are not equipped with Apple CarPlayâ¿¢ / Android Autoâ¿¢, but it can be activated using MDARS. See Activation instructions on MGSS -> Infotainment ->

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

2021-04-08 350000 EQUIPMENT

MAZDA CONNECT Symptom Troubleshooting (6th Generation Vehicles). Use the symptom troubleshooting tables below to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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2021-04-01 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some vehicles may exhibit a groan noise from the front brakes when braking at a very low speed (approximately 6 mph/10 km/h). This is caused by a brake torque variation due to an uneven coating of the brake pad friction material forming on

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2021-03-12 010000 STEERING

Some vehicles may exhibit wear/peel-off of the leather steering wheel surface causing a poor appearance. This concern may be caused by an insufficient wear resistance of the steering wheel surface.

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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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2021-03-01 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

SERVICE REACTIVATION AND OWNER LOYALTY PROGRAM (CSP10) – EXPIRES APRIL 30, 2021

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2021-03-01 200000 WHEELS

SERVICE REACTIVATION AND OWNER LOYALTY PROGRAM (CSP10) – EXPIRES APRIL 30, 2021

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2016-10-10 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

Knocking/squeaking noise from front shock absorber, creaking noise from front lower arm bushing.

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2016-10-25 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Unusual engine noise after a cold engine start. Some customers may complain about an unusual noise coming from the engine compartment for about 20 seconds after a cold engine start. This noise is a normal engine operation for improved exhau

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2016-10-25 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

Unusual engine noise after a cold engine start. Some customers may complain about an unusual noise coming from the engine compartment for about 20 seconds after a cold engine start. This noise is a normal engine operation for improved exhau

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2017-01-13 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

When the engine is started for the first time after parking the vehicle overnight in cold conditions (below 32 degrees Fahrenheit/0 degrees Celsious). Some vehicles may exhibit a rough idle and/or the check engine light on with any of the f

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2017-01-13 140000 AIR BAGS

When the engine is started for the first time after parking the vehicle overnight in cold conditions (below 32 degrees Fahrenheit/0 degrees Celsious). Some vehicles may exhibit a rough idle and/or the check engine light on with any of the f

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2020-12-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

In order to ensure key code security, MNAO has restricted key code access for the new auxiliary key. This Service Alert provides information on how to obtain the 10-digit key code needed for cutting a new auxiliary key blank if all auxiliar

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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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2017-11-13 160000 STRUCTURE

Some vehicles may experience a fuzzy appearance (tiny cracks) around the edge of the Active Driving Display.

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2017-11-13 284100 BACK OVER PREVENTION:DISPLAY FUNCTION

Some vehicles may experience a fuzzy appearance (tiny cracks) around the edge of the Active Driving Display.

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2017-11-13 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some vehicles may exhibit excessive noise when operating either front power seat forward or backward. The noise may be caused by cable vibration, which transmits power from the motor to the gears. The cable vibrates inside the case due to i

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2017-11-13 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some vehicles may exhibit excessive noise when operating either front power seat forward or backward. The noise may be caused by cable vibration, which transmits power from the motor to the gears. The cable vibrates inside the case due to i

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2017-11-13 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

Some vehicles may exhibit excessive noise when operating either front power seat forward or backward. The noise may be caused by cable vibration, which transmits power from the motor to the gears. The cable vibrates inside the case due to i

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2021-02-19 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

MULTI-MODEL – MAZDA MOBILE START CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM (CSP05). As shared previously, due to planned industry-wide changes in mobile network infrastructure and wireless technology, the Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) accessory was no longe

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2021-02-19 350000 EQUIPMENT

MULTI-MODEL – MAZDA MOBILE START CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM (CSP05). As shared previously, due to planned industry-wide changes in mobile network infrastructure and wireless technology, the Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) accessory was no longe

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2021-02-19 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

MULTI-MODEL – MAZDA MOBILE START CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM (CSP05). As shared previously, due to planned industry-wide changes in mobile network infrastructure and wireless technology, the Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) accessory was no longe

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2021-02-19 350000 EQUIPMENT

MULTI-MODEL – MAZDA MOBILE START CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM (CSP05). As shared previously, due to planned industry-wide changes in mobile network infrastructure and wireless technology, the Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) accessory was no longe

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2017-11-09 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

WARNING: DO NOT PERFORM OPERATIONAL TESTING OF THE SMART CITY BRAKE SUPPORT (SCBS) SYSTEM. If the warning indicator light is not illuminated and there are no codes stored in the system, the system is operating properly, and Mazda cannot per

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2017-11-09 140000 AIR BAGS

WARNING: DO NOT PERFORM OPERATIONAL TESTING OF THE SMART CITY BRAKE SUPPORT (SCBS) SYSTEM. If the warning indicator light is not illuminated and there are no codes stored in the system, the system is operating properly, and Mazda cannot per

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2017-11-09 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

WARNING: DO NOT PERFORM OPERATIONAL TESTING OF THE SMART CITY BRAKE SUPPORT (SCBS) SYSTEM. If the warning indicator light is not illuminated and there are no codes stored in the system, the system is operating properly, and Mazda cannot per

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2017-11-09 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

WARNING: DO NOT PERFORM OPERATIONAL TESTING OF THE SMART CITY BRAKE SUPPORT (SCBS) SYSTEM. If the warning indicator light is not illuminated and there are no codes stored in the system, the system is operating properly, and Mazda cannot per

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2017-11-09 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

WARNING: DO NOT PERFORM OPERATIONAL TESTING OF THE SMART CITY BRAKE SUPPORT (SCBS) SYSTEM. If the warning indicator light is not illuminated and there are no codes stored in the system, the system is operating properly, and Mazda cannot per

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2021-02-10 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

SERVICE REACTIVATION AND OWNER LOYALTY PROGRAM (CSP10) – EXPIRES APRIL 30, 2021

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2021-02-10 200000 WHEELS

SERVICE REACTIVATION AND OWNER LOYALTY PROGRAM (CSP10) – EXPIRES APRIL 30, 2021

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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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2020-10-12 045200 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:PADS

Some vehicles equipped with electric parking brake (EPB) may exhibit a grinding noise from the rear brakes when braking. This may be caused by the rear brake pads not having the capability to remove the rust from the rear brake discs. The r

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2020-10-12 054000 PARKING BRAKE:ELECTRICAL

Some vehicles equipped with electric parking brake (EPB) may exhibit a grinding noise from the rear brakes when braking. This may be caused by the rear brake pads not having the capability to remove the rust from the rear brake discs. The r

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2020-10-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may exhibit a groan noise from the front brakes when braking at a very low speed (approximately 6 mph/10 km/h). This is caused by a brake torque variation due to an uneven coating of the brake pad friction material forming on

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2017-05-24 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Fctry MESSASGE DISPLAYED after instrument cluster replacement. After the installation of a new instrument cluster, the message “Fctry” is displayed instead of the odometer. Some new instrument clusters are in the factory mode setting. Facto

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2017-05-24 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

Fctry MESSASGE DISPLAYED after instrument cluster replacement. After the installation of a new instrument cluster, the message “Fctry” is displayed instead of the odometer. Some new instrument clusters are in the factory mode setting. Facto

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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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2017-05-03 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Rear brake squeak noise during slow speed driving. Some vehicles may exhibit a squeak type noise from the rear brakes when driving at approximately 6-12 mph (10-20km/h) with or without light braking. The noise usually occurs when driving im

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2020-12-03 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may exhibit wear/peel-off of the leather steering wheel surface causing a poor appearance. This concern may be caused by an insufficient wear resistance of the steering wheel surface.

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2016-10-07 050000 PARKING BRAKE

Electric parking brake (EPB) maintenance mode procedure change.

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2020-12-03 010000 STEERING

Some vehicles may exhibit wear/peel-off of the leather steering wheel surface causing a poor appearance. This concern may be caused by an insufficient wear resistance of the steering wheel surface.

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2020-11-13 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

MULTI-MODEL – MAZDA MOBILE START CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM. As shared previously, due to planned industry-wide changes in mobile network infrastructure and wireless technology, the Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) accessory was no longer offere

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2020-11-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

MULTI-MODEL – MAZDA MOBILE START CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM. As shared previously, due to planned industry-wide changes in mobile network infrastructure and wireless technology, the Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) accessory was no longer offere

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2020-11-10 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

MULTI-MODEL – MAZDA MOBILE START CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM. As shared previously, due to planned industry-wide changes in mobile network infrastructure and wireless technology, the Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) accessory was no longer offere

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2020-11-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

MULTI-MODEL – MAZDA MOBILE START CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM. As shared previously, due to planned industry-wide changes in mobile network infrastructure and wireless technology, the Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) accessory was no longer offere

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2017-01-06 200000 WHEELS

Aluminum wheel paint damage (Black spot, flanking, discolored, blackened) Some vehicles may exhibit the bright type aluminum wheel(s) having one of paint damage conditions dhown in the sample photos below. The damage extends to the front su

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2017-01-20 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

When the engine is started for the first time after parking overnight in cold weather (below freezing), some vehicles may exhibit the check engine light on with DTC P0451 (fuel tank pressure sensor: sensor characteristic malfunction) stored

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2017-01-20 140000 AIR BAGS

When the engine is started for the first time after parking overnight in cold weather (below freezing), some vehicles may exhibit the check engine light on with DTC P0451 (fuel tank pressure sensor: sensor characteristic malfunction) stored

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2017-01-20 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

When the engine is started for the first time after parking overnight in cold weather (below freezing), some vehicles may exhibit the check engine light on with DTC P0451 (fuel tank pressure sensor: sensor characteristic malfunction) stored

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2017-01-20 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

When the engine is started for the first time after parking overnight in cold weather (below freezing), some vehicles may exhibit the check engine light on with DTC P0451 (fuel tank pressure sensor: sensor characteristic malfunction) stored

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2021-01-21 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

MULTI-MODEL – MAZDA MOBILE START CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM. As shared previously, due to planned industry-wide changes in mobile network infrastructure and wireless technology, the Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) accessory was no longer offere

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2021-01-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

MULTI-MODEL – MAZDA MOBILE START CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM. As shared previously, due to planned industry-wide changes in mobile network infrastructure and wireless technology, the Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) accessory was no longer offere

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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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2016-03-10 010000 STEERING

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking / squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when driving on rough roads and/or when turning the steering wheel while the vehicle is stopped.

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2016-03-10 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking / squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when driving on rough roads and/or when turning the steering wheel while the vehicle is stopped.

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2016-03-07 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some vehicles may experience a rough idle with the check engine light on and DTC P0015 / P0524 stored in memory. P0015:00 – Exhaust CMP timing over-retarded, P0524:00 – Engine oil pressure too low. This is caused by a drop in engine oil pre

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2016-03-07 220000 SEATS

At PDI or when new vehicle is delivered, some customers may complain about wrinkles on the leather seat cushion and/or seat back surface.Customers having this concern should have their vehicle repaired by a qualified upholstery repair speci

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2016-03-30 130000 VISIBILITY

Some customers may claim that it is impossible or difficult to view the Active Driving Display, even if the position of the display is adjusted through the Settings screen. This is caused by an incorrectly learned zero-point (closed positio

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2016-03-30 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may claim that it is impossible or difficult to view the Active Driving Display, even if the position of the display is adjusted through the Settings screen. This is caused by an incorrectly learned zero-point (closed positio

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2016-03-14 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

After Pandora V7.0 was released on March 7th, the following problems have been found on vehicle with MAZDA CONNECT. Navigation voice guidance will skip and cut out losing many words.Pandora will suddenly disconnect and MAZDA CONNECT will re

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2016-03-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

After Pandora V7.0 was released on March 7th, the following problems have been found on vehicle with MAZDA CONNECT. Navigation voice guidance will skip and cut out losing many words.Pandora will suddenly disconnect and MAZDA CONNECT will re

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2016-03-31 130000 VISIBILITY

Some vehicles may experience one of the following 2 symptoms, even though the windshield is clear. Under certain driving conditions, the Forward Sensing Camera (FSC) may detect a dirty windshield (not clear). NOTE FOR CUSTOMER: The FSC may

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2016-03-31 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may experience one of the following 2 symptoms, even though the windshield is clear. Under certain driving conditions, the Forward Sensing Camera (FSC) may detect a dirty windshield (not clear). NOTE FOR CUSTOMER: The FSC may

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2016-03-31 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may experience one of the following 2 symptoms, even though the windshield is clear. Under certain driving conditions, the Forward Sensing Camera (FSC) may detect a dirty windshield (not clear). NOTE FOR CUSTOMER: The FSC may

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2016-03-29 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may experience a fuzzy appearance (tiny cracks) around the edge of the Active Driving Display. Replace the Active Driving Display.

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2016-03-29 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may experience a fuzzy appearance (tiny cracks) around the edge of the Active Driving Display. Replace the Active Driving Display.

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2016-03-21 160000 STRUCTURE

Beginning with the CX-5 and Mazda6 models, grip type front and rear stabilizer bushings have been incorpo-rated for noise prevention purposes. If any type of grease or lubrication is applied to the bushings, it may create noise due to bushi

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2016-12-19 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

MAZDA Mobile start (MMS) cannot communicate with vehicle

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2016-11-03 140000 AIR BAGS

TAKATA recalls for Air bag

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2016-11-03 101000 POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

Multi-Model – Clutch Slippage or Smell after Clutch Disc Replacement

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2016-11-03 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Mulri-Model (Equipped with Mazda connect) – DTC U0323/U0423/U3000 Cannot be deleted (Update)

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2016-10-25 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Rattle noise from front door glass

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2016-10-25 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

Rattle noise from front door glass

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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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2021-01-26 010000 STEERING

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

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2021-01-21 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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2021-01-26 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some vehicles may experience the CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON with DTC P2610 and P2507 stored in memory after engine start and room fuse 15A (A) removed. P2610:00: Instrument cluster internal engine off timer performance problem. P2507:00: PCM bat

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2021-01-26 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may experience the CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON with DTC P2610 and P2507 stored in memory after engine start and room fuse 15A (A) removed. P2610:00: Instrument cluster internal engine off timer performance problem. P2507:00: PCM bat

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2021-01-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may experience the CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON with DTC P2610 and P2507 stored in memory after engine start and room fuse 15A (A) removed. P2610:00: Instrument cluster internal engine off timer performance problem. P2507:00: PCM bat

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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

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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

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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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2020-11-03 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some customers may complain of a whining noise from the automatic transaxle when driving at 10 mph and above. The noise: ï¿· Depends on the vehicleâ¿¿s speed only (the more speed, the more noise) ï¿· Occurs with all types of drivin

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2016-08-22 130000 VISIBILITY

Windshield washer fluid change – Factory filled windshield washer fluid has been changed to an ethanol type (yellow color) instead of athe conventional methanol type (blue color). This change is for European compliance Mazda has decided to

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2016-08-22 136000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

Windshield washer fluid change – Factory filled windshield washer fluid has been changed to an ethanol type (yellow color) instead of athe conventional methanol type (blue color). This change is for European compliance Mazda has decided to

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2017-02-13 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Rear brake squeak noise during slow speed driving

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2017-02-21 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Multi-Model – engine runs rough and check engine light on with DTCS P0201 and P0204 or P0202 and P0203

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2020-11-18 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about the following MAZDA CONNECTâ¿¢ Temperature Warning message: ï¿· Display is too Hot. Screen performance may be decreased until it cools. The warning message displays when the MAZDA CONNECTâ¿¢ screen

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2020-11-18 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may complain about the following MAZDA CONNECTâ¿¢ Temperature Warning message: ï¿· Display is too Hot. Screen performance may be decreased until it cools. The warning message displays when the MAZDA CONNECTâ¿¢ screen

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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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2020-10-28 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Currently, the instructions on MGSS recommend the use of Loctite 962T or equivalent when installing a SKYACTIV cylinder head, but it is no longer available. The following 3 adhesives are alternatives available as an equivalent to Loctite 96

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2020-10-28 350000 EQUIPMENT

Currently, the instructions on MGSS recommend the use of Loctite 962T or equivalent when installing a SKYACTIV cylinder head, but it is no longer available. The following 3 adhesives are alternatives available as an equivalent to Loctite 96

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2020-10-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

APPLE CARPLAY / ANDROID AUTO FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ): NOTE: The following vehicles are not equipped with Apple CarPlay / Android Auto, but it can be activated using MDARS. See Activation instructions on MGSS – Infotainment – MAZDA

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2020-10-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

APPLE CARPLAY / ANDROID AUTO FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ): NOTE: The following vehicles are not equipped with Apple CarPlay / Android Auto, but it can be activated using MDARS. See Activation instructions on MGSS – Infotainment – MAZDA

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2020-10-12 350000 EQUIPMENT

ACCESSORY INSTRUCTIONS LOCATION: Accessory instructions can be found in the Accessory eCatalog. https://ecatalog.mazdausa.com

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2020-10-12 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some vehicles equipped with electric parking brake (EPB) may exhibit a grinding noise from the rear brakes when braking. This may be caused by the rear brake pads not having the capability to remove the rust from the rear brake discs. The r

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2020-10-26 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Some vehicles may exhibit a groan noise from the front brakes when braking at a very low speed (approximately 6 mph/10 km/h). This is caused by a brake torque variation due to an uneven coating of the brake pad friction material forming on

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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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2020-07-17 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some vehicles may exhibit one of the following concerns: ï¿· Sometimes the shifter may jump out of 3rd gear over a road bump when accelerating after deceleration at 25-40 mph (40-65 km/h) ï¿· Hard to shift into 3rd, 4th, 5th, and/or 6

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2020-07-09 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some vehicles may experience the check engine light and automatic transaxle warning light ON with one or more of these DTCs stored in the TCM memory (P0842, P0847, P0872, P0877, P0780, P1738). This is caused by the oil pressure switch A and

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2020-07-09 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may experience the check engine light and automatic transaxle warning light ON with one or more of these DTCs stored in the TCM memory (P0842, P0847, P0872, P0877, P0780, P1738). This is caused by the oil pressure switch A and

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2020-07-09 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may experience the check engine light and automatic transaxle warning light ON with one or more of these DTCs stored in the TCM memory (P0842, P0847, P0872, P0877, P0780, P1738). This is caused by the oil pressure switch A and

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2020-07-09 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some vehicles may experience the check engine light and automatic transaxle warning light ON with one or more of these DTCs stored in the TCM memory (P0842, P0847, P0872, P0877, P0780, P1738). This is caused by the oil pressure switch A and

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2020-04-01 010000 STEERING

Some vehicles may exhibit an unusual noise (clacking) from under the front of the vehicle. This noise only occurs when starting to move the vehicle while the steering wheel is fully turned to the driver-side (left side for LHD vehicle and r

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2020-06-10 100000 POWER TRAIN

When replacing manual or automatic transmission, make sure to remove the plug from the old transmission (as shown below) and then re-install it to the new transmission with a new washer. The new transmissions (including remanufactured A/T)

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2020-06-11 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables below to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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2020-06-03 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may experience the MAZDA CONNECT rebooting or the screen turning black during cold temperatures. The concern occurs when the interior of the vehicle is cold and disappears when the interior warms up. This is caused by some SD

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2020-06-03 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may experience the MAZDA CONNECT rebooting or the screen turning black during cold temperatures. The concern occurs when the interior of the vehicle is cold and disappears when the interior warms up. This is caused by some SD

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2020-04-17 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may experience the MAZDA CONNECT rebooting or the screen turning black during cold temperatures. The concern occurs when the interior of the vehicle is cold and disappears when the interior warms up. This is caused by some SD

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2020-04-17 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may experience the MAZDA CONNECT rebooting or the screen turning black during cold temperatures. The concern occurs when the interior of the vehicle is cold and disappears when the interior warms up. This is caused by some SD

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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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2020-08-21 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some customers may complain about an unusual noise coming from the engine compartment for about 20 seconds after a cold engine start. This noise is a normal engine operation for improved exhaust gas emissions. The noise does not indicate a

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2020-09-15 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

All Mazda Connect vehicles in new car inventory must be updated to the software version listed below in this TSB as part of the New Car Ready Step 3 process. Make sure the new vehicle specialist receives a copy of this bulletin. Some vehicl

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2020-09-15 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

All Mazda Connect vehicles in new car inventory must be updated to the software version listed below in this TSB as part of the New Car Ready Step 3 process. Make sure the new vehicle specialist receives a copy of this bulletin. Some vehicl

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2020-08-18 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

When performing vehicle services such as control unit software update, control unit registration/activation, CMU log data retrieval, etc., always use the GR8 battery charger SST to maintain battery voltage.

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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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2019-11-04 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some vehicles may exhibit a groan noise from the front brakes when braking at a very low speed (approximately 6 mph / 10 km/h). This may be caused by a brake torque variation at that speed due to an inappropriate machining process of the br

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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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2019-12-18 100000 POWER TRAIN

WARRANTY GUIDELINES FOR RETURNED TRANSMISSION CORES. Be advised that the Mazda Remanufactured Transmission Center (MRTC) has found that up to 30% of the returned transmission cores either included the wrong transmission oil cooler, or the o

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2019-12-18 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

WARRANTY GUIDELINES FOR RETURNED TRANSMISSION CORES. Be advised that the Mazda Remanufactured Transmission Center (MRTC) has found that up to 30% of the returned transmission cores either included the wrong transmission oil cooler, or the o

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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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2020-01-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may experience the CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON with DTC P2610 and P2507 stored in memory after engine start and room fuse 15A (A) removed.ï¿· P2610:00: Instrument cluster internal engine off timer performance problem ï¿· P250

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2020-01-23 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may experience the CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON with DTC P2610 and P2507 stored in memory after engine start and room fuse 15A (A) removed.ï¿· P2610:00: Instrument cluster internal engine off timer performance problem ï¿· P250

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2020-01-28 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some vehicles may exhibit a groan noise from the front brakes when braking at a very low speed (approximately 6 mph / 10 km/h). This may be caused by a brake torque variation at that speed due to an inappropriate machining process of the br

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2020-01-23 010000 STEERING

Some customers may complain that the steering wheel is off center more than 3ÿ° even when driving straight on a flat road. Customers having this concern should have their vehicle repaired using the following repair procedure.

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2020-03-04 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The ownerâ¿¿s manual contains procedures and precautions for the maintenance and cleaning of plastic parts, like the brand emblem. However, it is still important to remind customers about these precautions. Customers should never use ina

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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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2020-02-26 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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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

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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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2020-01-15 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

LACK OF POWER UNDER HEAVY LOAD WITH NO WARNING LIGHTS OR DTCS: Some customers may complain of a lack of power under heavy load without any warning lights or DTCs. This concern may be due to a loose or detached hood weatherstrip, which can c

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2020-01-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

LACK OF POWER UNDER HEAVY LOAD WITH NO WARNING LIGHTS OR DTCS: Some customers may complain of a lack of power under heavy load without any warning lights or DTCs. This concern may be due to a loose or detached hood weatherstrip, which can c

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2020-01-15 160000 STRUCTURE

LACK OF POWER UNDER HEAVY LOAD WITH NO WARNING LIGHTS OR DTCS: Some customers may complain of a lack of power under heavy load without any warning lights or DTCs. This concern may be due to a loose or detached hood weatherstrip, which can c

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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

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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

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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

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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

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2019-11-20 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some customers may complain about a Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) system malfunction. Use the information below to troubleshoot the customers complaint: ï¿· MAZDA MOBILE START (MMS) TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE ï¿· CANNOT COMMUNICATE WITH VEHICLE

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2019-11-20 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about a Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) system malfunction. Use the information below to troubleshoot the customers complaint: ï¿· MAZDA MOBILE START (MMS) TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE ï¿· CANNOT COMMUNICATE WITH VEHICLE

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2019-11-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about a Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) system malfunction. Use the information below to troubleshoot the customers complaint: ï¿· MAZDA MOBILE START (MMS) TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE ï¿· CANNOT COMMUNICATE WITH VEHICLE

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2019-11-18 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some customers may expierience one or more of the following: ï¿· intermittent no start ï¿· engine stall ï¿· many DTC’s stored ï¿· no communication with the PCM. This may be caused by a poor C-11 or C-12 electrical connection.

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2019-11-18 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may expierience one or more of the following: ï¿· intermittent no start ï¿· engine stall ï¿· many DTC’s stored ï¿· no communication with the PCM. This may be caused by a poor C-11 or C-12 electrical connection.

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2019-11-18 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may expierience one or more of the following: ï¿· intermittent no start ï¿· engine stall ï¿· many DTC’s stored ï¿· no communication with the PCM. This may be caused by a poor C-11 or C-12 electrical connection.

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2020-01-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about a MAZDA CONNECT system reboot or blank screen. Use the troubleshooting chart below to repair the vehicle.

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2020-01-15 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may complain about a MAZDA CONNECT system reboot or blank screen. Use the troubleshooting chart below to repair the vehicle.

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2020-01-29 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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2020-03-11 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about incorrect MAZDA CONNECT clock time. This may be caused by an incorrect clock GPS Sync setting.

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2020-03-11 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about incorrect MAZDA CONNECT clock time. This may be caused by an incorrect clock GPS Sync setting.

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2020-03-03 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may have one of the following DTCs stored in memory: ï¿· C1001:92 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) poor field of view ï¿· B14F0:92 – General temporary failure in forward sensing camera (FSC) DTC C1001:92 or B14F0:92 set as

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2020-03-03 264100 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

Some vehicles may have one of the following DTCs stored in memory: ï¿· C1001:92 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) poor field of view ï¿· B14F0:92 – General temporary failure in forward sensing camera (FSC) DTC C1001:92 or B14F0:92 set as

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2019-12-13 130000 VISIBILITY

Accessory instructions can be found in the Accessory eCatalog. https://ecatalog.trademotion.com/. Audio/Electrical, Exterior, Interior: – Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) – Remote Engine Start – Wireless Charging Pad – Mirror – Navigation – Rear Pa

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2019-12-13 210000 TRAILER HITCHES

Accessory instructions can be found in the Accessory eCatalog. https://ecatalog.trademotion.com/. Audio/Electrical, Exterior, Interior: – Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) – Remote Engine Start – Wireless Charging Pad – Mirror – Navigation – Rear Pa

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2019-12-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

Accessory instructions can be found in the Accessory eCatalog. https://ecatalog.trademotion.com/. Audio/Electrical, Exterior, Interior: – Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) – Remote Engine Start – Wireless Charging Pad – Mirror – Navigation – Rear Pa

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2019-12-13 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Accessory instructions can be found in the Accessory eCatalog. https://ecatalog.trademotion.com/. Audio/Electrical, Exterior, Interior: – Mazda Mobile Start (MMS) – Remote Engine Start – Wireless Charging Pad – Mirror – Navigation – Rear Pa

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2019-12-19 350000 EQUIPMENT

All Mazda Connect vehicles in new car inventory must be updated to the software version listed below in this TSB as part of the New Car Ready Step 3 process. Make sure the new vehicle specialist receives a copy of this bulletin. Some vehicl

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2019-12-19 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

All Mazda Connect vehicles in new car inventory must be updated to the software version listed below in this TSB as part of the New Car Ready Step 3 process. Make sure the new vehicle specialist receives a copy of this bulletin. Some vehicl

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2019-12-19 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

All Mazda Connect vehicles in new car inventory must be updated to the software version listed below in this TSB as part of the New Car Ready Step 3 process. Make sure the new vehicle specialist receives a copy of this bulletin. Some vehicl

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2020-02-26 100000 POWER TRAIN

Service part Automatic Transaxles (ATX) manufactured on or after July, 2018 are shipped with a blank TCM that requires configuration. NOTE: The following Caution is included with every ATX that requires configuration.

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2020-02-11 350000 EQUIPMENT

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables below to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns. Audio System, Bluetoothÿ®, Center Dislay, DTC, i-ACTIVESENSE, Maintenance Monitor, Navigation, Noise, Reboot / Frozen Screen / Slow Response, USB / Aux Voice

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2020-02-18 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about a MAZDA CONNECT system reboot or blank screen. Use the troubleshooting chart below to repair the vehicle.

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2020-02-18 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may complain about a MAZDA CONNECT system reboot or blank screen. Use the troubleshooting chart below to repair the vehicle.

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2019-12-13 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

There is a concern that some water pumps are being replaced that are not faulty, due to signs of a very small coolant leak from the bleed hole. This Service Bulletin is to inform you about the water pump sealing mechanism and the criteria i

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2019-12-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

There is a concern that some water pumps are being replaced that are not faulty, due to signs of a very small coolant leak from the bleed hole. This Service Bulletin is to inform you about the water pump sealing mechanism and the criteria i

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2019-12-13 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

There is a concern that some water pumps are being replaced that are not faulty, due to signs of a very small coolant leak from the bleed hole. This Service Bulletin is to inform you about the water pump sealing mechanism and the criteria i

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2019-11-26 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some vehicles may exhibit oil leakage from the drive belt auto tensioner and rattling noises from the engine compartment. This may be caused by insufficient sealing at the drive belt auto tensioner damper when the auto tensioner fully opera

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2019-11-20 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some customers may complain about: ï¿· Intermittent engine no start ï¿· Instrument cluster red security indicator light ON ï¿· Engine Start/Start Button Amber indicator light flashing ï¿· Battery discharge ï¿· Electrical rela

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2019-11-20 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about: ï¿· Intermittent engine no start ï¿· Instrument cluster red security indicator light ON ï¿· Engine Start/Start Button Amber indicator light flashing ï¿· Battery discharge ï¿· Electrical rela

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2019-11-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about: ï¿· Intermittent engine no start ï¿· Instrument cluster red security indicator light ON ï¿· Engine Start/Start Button Amber indicator light flashing ï¿· Battery discharge ï¿· Electrical rela

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2019-07-12 131000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

Some vehicles may exhibit the cushion tape (1) attached to the front end of dashboard coming off and showing at the base of the windshield. This is caused by the cushion tape peeling off from the end(s) due to interference with the windshie

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2019-07-12 160000 STRUCTURE

Some vehicles may exhibit the cushion tape (1) attached to the front end of dashboard coming off and showing at the base of the windshield. This is caused by the cushion tape peeling off from the end(s) due to interference with the windshie

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2019-08-07 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some customers may experience one or more electrical malfunctions after a vehicle body repair. The newly painted fender stay (2) may be causing a poor front harness (1) ground connection.The front fender stay (2) newly painted surface at gr

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2019-08-07 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may experience one or more electrical malfunctions after a vehicle body repair. The newly painted fender stay (2) may be causing a poor front harness (1) ground connection.The front fender stay (2) newly painted surface at gr

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2019-08-07 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Some customers may experience one or more electrical malfunctions after a vehicle body repair. The newly painted fender stay (2) may be causing a poor front harness (1) ground connection.The front fender stay (2) newly painted surface at gr

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2019-08-07 130000 VISIBILITY

Some customers may experience one or more electrical malfunctions after a vehicle body repair. The newly painted fender stay (2) may be causing a poor front harness (1) ground connection.The front fender stay (2) newly painted surface at gr

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2019-07-26 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about incorrect MAZDA CONNECT clock time. This may be caused by an incorrect clock GPS Sync setting.

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2019-07-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about incorrect MAZDA CONNECT clock time. This may be caused by an incorrect clock GPS Sync setting.

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2019-07-26 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Some customers may complain about incorrect MAZDA CONNECT clock time. This may be caused by an incorrect clock GPS Sync setting.

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2019-07-26 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Some customers may complain about incorrect MAZDA CONNECT clock time. This may be caused by an incorrect clock GPS Sync setting.

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2019-09-06 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some customers may complain of a lack of power under heavy load without any warning lights or DTCs. This concern may be due to a loose or detached hood weatherstrip, which can cause a blockage or restriction in the air intake system.

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2019-09-06 162800 STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD

Some customers may complain of a lack of power under heavy load without any warning lights or DTCs. This concern may be due to a loose or detached hood weatherstrip, which can cause a blockage or restriction in the air intake system.

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2019-04-05 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

APPLE CARPLAYâ¿¢ / ANDROID AUTOâ¿¢ FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

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2019-04-05 350000 EQUIPMENT

APPLE CARPLAYâ¿¢ / ANDROID AUTOâ¿¢ FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

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2019-04-23 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Some customer using ÿ¢ÿ¿ÿ¿Flexibleÿ¢ÿ¿ÿ setting for Oil Change in the maintenance monitor may notice that the oil change due notification will not work due to improper control logic of the PCM. The PCM clears the TRAVELED DISTA

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2019-04-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customer using ÿ¢ÿ¿ÿ¿Flexibleÿ¢ÿ¿ÿ setting for Oil Change in the maintenance monitor may notice that the oil change due notification will not work due to improper control logic of the PCM. The PCM clears the TRAVELED DISTA

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2019-04-23 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customer using ÿ¢ÿ¿ÿ¿Flexibleÿ¢ÿ¿ÿ setting for Oil Change in the maintenance monitor may notice that the oil change due notification will not work due to improper control logic of the PCM. The PCM clears the TRAVELED DISTA

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2019-08-23 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some vehicles may experience a rough idle with the check engine light on and DTC P0015 / P0524 stored in memory. P0015:00 – Exhaust CMP timing over-retarded. P0524:00 – Engine oil pressure too low. This is caused by a drop in engine oil pre

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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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2019-09-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about no cool air from the vents when the air conditioner (A/C) is ON. This concern may be caused by A/C refrigerant leaking from the evaporator at the joint between the tubes and the header due to improper brazi

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2019-09-10 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Some customers may complain about no cool air from the vents when the air conditioner (A/C) is ON. This concern may be caused by A/C refrigerant leaking from the evaporator at the joint between the tubes and the header due to improper brazi

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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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2019-07-30 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

Some vehicles may have one of the following DTCs stored in memory: C1001:92 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) poor field of view. B14F0:92 – General temporary failure in forward sensing camera (FSC). DTC C1001:92 or B14F0:92 set as a past reco

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2019-07-30 264100 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

Some vehicles may have one of the following DTCs stored in memory: C1001:92 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) poor field of view. B14F0:92 – General temporary failure in forward sensing camera (FSC). DTC C1001:92 or B14F0:92 set as a past reco

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2019-06-25 350000 EQUIPMENT

ACCESSORY INSTRUCTIONS LOCATION: Accessory instructions can be found in the Accessory eCatalog. https://ecatalog.trademotion.com/

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2019-06-06 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may experience the symptoms mentioned below, which can be fixed with the latest software update (Version 70.00.335C or later). NOTE:For 2016 CX-9 with version earlier than 59.00.441, the tachometer function will be removed fro

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2019-06-06 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may experience the symptoms mentioned below, which can be fixed with the latest software update (Version 70.00.335C or later). NOTE:For 2016 CX-9 with version earlier than 59.00.441, the tachometer function will be removed fro

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2019-06-06 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may experience the symptoms mentioned below, which can be fixed with the latest software update (Version 70.00.335C or later). NOTE:For 2016 CX-9 with version earlier than 59.00.441, the tachometer function will be removed fro

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2019-06-06 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some vehicles may exhibit one of the following concerns: Sometimes the shifter may jump out of 3rd gear over a road bump when accelerating after deceleration at 25-40 mph (40-65 km/h), Hard to shift into 3rd, 4th, 5th, and/or 6th gear, Shif

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2019-08-01 010000 STEERING

Some customers may have a concern of a loose steering wheel. If a customer reports a loose steering wheel and the lock bolt is found to be loose, DO NOT simply re-tighten the steering wheel. Follow the steps below in the Repair Procedure.

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2019-05-23 010000 STEERING

Some vehicles may exhibit wear/peel-off of the leather steering wheel surface causing a poor appearance. This concern may be caused by an insufficient wear resistance of the steering wheel surface.

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2019-05-23 011000 STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

Some vehicles may exhibit wear/peel-off of the leather steering wheel surface causing a poor appearance. This concern may be caused by an insufficient wear resistance of the steering wheel surface.

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2019-05-01 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about a MAZDA CONNECT system reboot or blank screen. Use the flowchart below to repair the vehicle.

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2019-05-01 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may complain about a MAZDA CONNECT system reboot or blank screen. Use the flowchart below to repair the vehicle.

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2019-05-01 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

Some customers may complain about a MAZDA CONNECT system reboot or blank screen. Use the flowchart below to repair the vehicle.

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2019-05-20 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some vehicles may experience the check engine light and automatic transaxle warning light ON with one or more of these DTCs stored in the TCM memory (P0842, P0847, P0872, P0877, P0780, P1738). P0842:00 – Oil pressure switch No. 1 (oil pres

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2019-04-08 021600 SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

There have been warranty claims submitted for noise in differentials, transfer units and transmissions where the source of the noise was a wheel bearing. This misdiagnosis can lead to multiple repair attempts, warranty debits, and additiona

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2019-04-08 200000 WHEELS

There have been warranty claims submitted for noise in differentials, transfer units and transmissions where the source of the noise was a wheel bearing. This misdiagnosis can lead to multiple repair attempts, warranty debits, and additiona

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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

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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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2019-03-27 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

APPLE CARPLAYâ¿¢ / ANDROID AUTOâ¿¢ FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ). Many frequently asked question and the answers.

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2019-03-27 350000 EQUIPMENT

APPLE CARPLAYâ¿¢ / ANDROID AUTOâ¿¢ FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ). Many frequently asked question and the answers.

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2019-03-27 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some customers may complain of a whining noise from the automatic transaxle when driving at 10 mph and above. The noise: ï¿·Depends on the vehicleâ¿¿s speed only (the more speed, the more noise)ï¿·Occurs with all types of driving

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2019-03-27 106000 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

Some customers may complain of a whining noise from the automatic transaxle when driving at 10 mph and above. The noise: ï¿·Depends on the vehicleâ¿¿s speed only (the more speed, the more noise)ï¿·Occurs with all types of driving

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2019-03-22 105300 POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT

Some vehicles may exhibit a squeak noise from the right front driveshaft at the automatic transaxle when driving. This concern is likely to occur when driving at speeds between 37-50 mph (60-80 km/h) with the ATF at normal operating tempera

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2019-01-24 350000 EQUIPMENT

APPLE CARPLAY? / ANDROID AUTO? FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

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2019-01-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

APPLE CARPLAY? / ANDROID AUTO? FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

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2018-11-27 350000 EQUIPMENT

SMS (Short Message Service) messages received by paired phones (Android and iPhone 5 iOS 7.0 or higher) can be downloaded, displayed, and played (text to voice) on vehicles equipped with MAZDA CONNECT. When parked, new messages can be displ

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2018-11-27 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles (with MAZDA CONNECT) may exhibit a condition where DTC U0323(PCM) / U0423(ABS) /U3000(IC) CANNOT be deleted when the TPMS warning light flashes and/or the TCS/DSC indicator lights are illuminated. This can happen if the igniti

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2018-11-20 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

If an oil pressure inspection is needed on a SKYACTIV-G engine, use the Special Service Tool (SST) set shown below and refer to the instructions on MGSS online: CX-3: (OIL PRESSURE INSPECTION [SKYACTIV-G 2.0] ), MX-3: (OIL PRESSURE INSPECTI

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2019-01-10 020000 SUSPENSION

Beginning with the CX-5, grip type front and rear stabilizer bushings have been incorporated for noise prevention purposes. If any type of grease or lubrication is applied to the bushings, it may create noise due to bushing slippage.

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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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2019-01-04 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some vehicles may experience the CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON with DTC P2610 and P2507 stored inmemory after engine start and room fuse 15A (A) removed. P2610:00: Instrument cluster internal engine off timer performance problem P2507:00: PCM batte

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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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2019-01-14 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

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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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2018-11-27 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles (with MAZDA CONNECT) may exhibit a condition where DTC U0323(PCM) / U0423(ABS) /U3000(IC) CANNOT be deleted when the TPMS warning light flashes and/or the TCS/DSC indicator lights are illuminated. This can happen if the igniti

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2018-11-27 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

Some vehicles (with MAZDA CONNECT) may exhibit a condition where DTC U0323(PCM) / U0423(ABS) /U3000(IC) CANNOT be deleted when the TPMS warning light flashes and/or the TCS/DSC indicator lights are illuminated. This can happen if the igniti

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2018-11-20 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

If an oil pressure inspection is needed on a SKYACTIV-G engine, use the Special Service Tool (SST) set shown below and refer to the instructions on MGSS online: CX-3: (OIL PRESSURE INSPECTION [SKYACTIV-G 2.0] ), MX-3: (OIL PRESSURE INSPECTI

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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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2019-02-05 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may experience one or more electrical malfunctions after a vehicle body repair. The newly painted fender stay (2) may be causing a poor front harness (1) ground connection.

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2019-02-04 010000 STEERING

Some vehicles may exhibit an unusual noise (clacking) from under the front of the vehicle. This noise only occurs when starting to move the vehicle while the steering wheel is fully turned to the driver-side (left side for LHD vehicle and r

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2019-02-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

When pressing the START/STOP button in very cold weather, the ignition may not turn off on some vehicles equipped with a lock release button (1) on the selector lever knob. Although the selector lever is in the “P” position and the engine s

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2019-02-15 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

When pressing the START/STOP button in very cold weather, the ignition may not turn off on some vehicles equipped with a lock release button (1) on the selector lever knob. Although the selector lever is in the “P” position and the engine s

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2019-02-08 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Some customer using “Flexible” setting for Oil Change in the maintenance monitor may notice that the oil change due notification will not work due to improper control logic of the PCM. The PCM clears the TRAVELED DISTANCE at the wrong time

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2019-02-08 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some customer using “Flexible” setting for Oil Change in the maintenance monitor may notice that the oil change due notification will not work due to improper control logic of the PCM. The PCM clears the TRAVELED DISTANCE at the wrong time

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2018-08-15 106000 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

Service part Automatic Transaxles (ATX) manufactured on or after July, 2018 are shipped with a blank TCM that requires configuration.

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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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2018-07-30 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

MAZDA MOBILE START (MMS) APP ERROR MESSAGE INSTALLED ON ANDROID DEVICES: Customers may get an error message “Device no longer has access or service.” for the MMS APP installed on android devices starting 8/1/18. Inform the customer that all

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2018-09-05 105100 POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:UNIVERSAL JOINT

Some vehicles may exhibit a squeak noise from the right front driveshaft at the transaxle when driving. This concern is likely to occur when driving at speeds between 37-50 mph (60-80 km/h) with the ATF at normal operating temperature. The

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2018-09-05 105300 POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT

Some vehicles may exhibit a squeak noise from the right front driveshaft at the transaxle when driving. This concern is likely to occur when driving at speeds between 37-50 mph (60-80 km/h) with the ATF at normal operating temperature. The

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2018-09-21 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some vehicles may exhibit oil residue on the engine front cover from seepage around the joint portion (A) between the cylinder block and head. It becomes very noticable with dust adhesion. In some cases, the area of oil residue extends down

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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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2018-06-06 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may experience the symptoms mentioned below, which can be fixed with the latest software update (Version 59.00.546 or later). NOTE: For 2016 CX-9 with version earlier than 59.00.441, the tachometer function will be removed fro

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2018-06-05 010000 STEERING

Some customers may complain about a vibration that is felt through the floor, seat and/or steering wheel while driving under moderate acceleration, at speeds of approx. 25 – 30 mph (40 – 50 km/h). The vibration is more noticeable when drivi

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2018-06-05 020000 SUSPENSION

Some customers may complain about a vibration that is felt through the floor, seat and/or steering wheel while driving under moderate acceleration, at speeds of approx. 25 – 30 mph (40 – 50 km/h). The vibration is more noticeable when drivi

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2018-06-27 350000 EQUIPMENT

When troubleshooting a radar unit, DO NOT swap it with another vehicle. Radar units are configured to the original vehicle, and if installed in another vehicle, a configuration error will occur. Refer to MGSS (RADAR UNIT INSPECTION) for pro

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2018-06-06 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

IMPORTANT: 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 desktop. 2. Reboot your PC, DO NOT start any application a

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2018-07-16 350000 EQUIPMENT

MAZDA CONNECT SYSTEM FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

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2018-07-13 220000 SEATS

Some vehicles may exhibit excessive operating noise when sliding the driver and/or passenger power seat(s) back and forth. The noise may be caused by cable vibration, which transmits power from the motor to the gears. The cable vibrates ins

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2018-07-13 020000 SUSPENSION

Some vehicles may exhibit a crack on the front shock absorber dust boot (1). This may be caused by the dust boot having insufficient resistance to the cold. The shape and material of the dust boot has been changed to improve its resistance

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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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2018-07-02 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some customer using “Flexible” setting for Oil Change in the maintenance monitor may notice that the oil change due notification will not work due to improper control logic of the PCM. The PCM clears the TRAVELED DISTANCE at the wrong time

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2018-09-14 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may experience one or more electrical malfunctions after a vehicle body repair. The newly painted fender stay (2) may be causing a poor front harness (1) ground connection.

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2018-09-14 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about: Intermittent engine no start, Instrument cluster red security indicator light ON, Engine Start/Start Button Amber indicator, light flashing, Battery discharge, Electrical relay buzzing noise.This may be ca

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

Some customers may complain about: Intermittent engine no start, Instrument cluster red security indicator light ON, Engine Start/Start Button Amber indicator, light flashing, Battery discharge, Electrical relay buzzing noise.This may be ca

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2018-09-14 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some customers may complain about: Intermittent engine no start, Instrument cluster red security indicator light ON, Engine Start/Start Button Amber indicator, light flashing, Battery discharge, Electrical relay buzzing noise.This may be ca

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2018-09-14 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about the following: Engine no start. A blurry rear view monitor display. This may be caused by an aftermarket accessory device. Some aftermarket electrical devices (e.g., an accessory cell phone charger, GPS tra

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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

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2018-10-10 160000 STRUCTURE

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 becaused by moisture which has b

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2018-10-10 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 becaused by moisture which has b

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2018-10-10 220000 SEATS

At PDI or when new vehicle is delivered, some customers may complain about wrinkles on the leather seat cushion and/or seat back surface. Customers having this concern should have their vehicle repaired by a qualified upholstery repair spec

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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-

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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 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

ENGINE NO START (KEY NOT DETECTED): Some customers may complain about the following: Intermittent engine no start, Instrument cluster red security indicator light ON, Engine Start/Start Button Amber indicator light flashing.

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2018-07-20 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

ENGINE NO START (KEY NOT DETECTED): Some customers may complain about the following: Intermittent engine no start, Instrument cluster red security indicator light ON, Engine Start/Start Button Amber indicator light flashing.

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2018-07-20 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

ENGINE NO START AND / OR REAR VIEW MONITOR DISPLAY IS BLURRY DUE TO AFTERMARKET ELECTRICAL DEVICE: Some customers may complain about the following: Engine no start. A blurry rear view monitor display. This may be caused by an aftermarket a

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2018-07-20 135000 VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

ENGINE NO START AND / OR REAR VIEW MONITOR DISPLAY IS BLURRY DUE TO AFTERMARKET ELECTRICAL DEVICE: Some customers may complain about the following: Engine no start. A blurry rear view monitor display. This may be caused by an aftermarket a

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2018-07-20 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

ENGINE NO START AND / OR REAR VIEW MONITOR DISPLAY IS BLURRY DUE TO AFTERMARKET ELECTRICAL DEVICE: Some customers may complain about the following: Engine no start. A blurry rear view monitor display. This may be caused by an aftermarket a

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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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2018-05-23 151600 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES

Some customers may complain that the passenger seat belt warning light is ON and the PASS AIRBAG OFF indicator light is OFF with no front passenger in the seat. This may be caused by an electrical device (smart phone, tablet, laptop. etc.)

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2018-05-23 143100 AIR BAGS:SENSOR:OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION

Some customers may complain that the passenger seat belt warning light is ON and the PASS AIRBAG OFF indicator light is OFF with no front passenger in the seat. This may be caused by an electrical device (smart phone, tablet, laptop. etc.)

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2018-05-08 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

If a vehicle is driven on extremely short trips most of the time (where the engine never reaches normal operating temperature), the engine oil may become diluted with fuel and the engine oil level will increase. Engine oil dilution with fue

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2018-05-03 162800 STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD

Some customers may complain of a lack of power under heavy load without any warning lights or DTCs. This concern may be due to a loose or detached hood weatherstrip, which can cause a blockage or restriction in the air intake system.

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2018-05-01 121300 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:HIGH/LOW BEAM DIMMER SWITCH

Some vehicles may have DTC C1001:92 stored in memory. DTC C1001:92 sets as a past record for low visibility of the Forward Sensing Camera (FSC). It does not mean there is an actual FSC defect. In some cases the customer may have a concern w

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2018-05-01 271000 LANE DEPARTURE: WARNING

Some vehicles may have DTC C1001:92 stored in memory. DTC C1001:92 sets as a past record for low visibility of the Forward Sensing Camera (FSC). It does not mean there is an actual FSC defect. In some cases the customer may have a concern w

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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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2018-05-10 132000 VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

Some vehicles may exhibit wind noise at rear door quarter glass when driven at high speeds. This is caused by air leakage from the gap between rear sash molding, rear door glass run channel, rear door glass guide and rear door quarter glass

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2018-05-10 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Some vehicles may exhibit wind noise at rear door quarter glass when driven at high speeds. This is caused by air leakage from the gap between rear sash molding, rear door glass run channel, rear door glass guide and rear door quarter glass

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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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2018-05-15 011000 STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

Some vehicles may exhibit an unusual noise (clacking) from under the front of the vehicle. This noise only occurs when starting to move the vehicle while the steering wheel is fully turned to the driver-side (left side for LHD vehicle and r

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2018-05-08 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

This service bulletin illustrates the conditions when a TPMS warning light may illuminate, why it illuminated and how to properly initialize the system.The Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) monitors the tire pressure of all four tires

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2018-05-08 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some vehicles may experience the CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON with DTC P2610 and P2507 stored inmemory after engine start and room fuse 15A (A) removed. P2610:00: Instrument cluster internal engine off timer performance problem P2507:00: PCM batte

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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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2018-05-07 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

Customer complaints have been reported where the TPMS warning light is unnecessarily illuminated because the TPMS initialization was not performed correctly before customer delivery.TPMS INITIALIZATION PROCESS: When any of the services belo

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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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2018-08-17 105300 POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT

Some vehicles may exhibit a squeak noise from the right front driveshaft at the transaxle when driving. This concern is likely to occur when driving at speeds between 37-50 mph (60-80 km/h) with the ATF at normal operating temperature. The

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2018-02-13 200000 WHEELS

Some vehicles may exhibit an aluminum alloy type wheel(s) having 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. Black Spot Whi

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2018-02-22 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

Some vehicles may experience a rough idle with the check engine light on and DTC P0015 / P0524 stored in memory. P0015:00 – Exhaust CMP timing over-retarded P0524:00 – Engine oil pressure too low This is caused by a drop in engine oil press

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2018-02-22 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Some vehicles may experience a rough idle with the check engine light on and DTC P0015 / P0524 stored in memory. P0015:00 – Exhaust CMP timing over-retarded P0524:00 – Engine oil pressure too low This is caused by a drop in engine oil press

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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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2018-04-05 350000 EQUIPMENT

The vehicles listed above are equipped with a push button start/stop ignition system. Unlike previous Mazdamodels, there is no key cylinder on the steering column. Therefore, the engine cannot be started with theauxiliary key if the room fu

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2018-04-16 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some vehicles may experience the check engine light and automatic transaxle warning light ON with one or more of these DTCs stored in the TCM memory (P0842, P0847, P0872, P0877, P0780, P1738). P0842:00 – Oil pressure switch No. 1 (oil press

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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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2018-04-02 100000 POWER TRAIN

The new SKYACTIV-DRIVE FW6A-EL AT uses “Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) Type: FZ”. Only use”ATF-FZ” to fill or top off the fluid level. ATF-FZ is specially designed for use in the SKYACTIV-DRIVE series AT. It is a low viscosity formula w

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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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2018-04-05 162700 STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

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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2018-04-05 162800 STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD

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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2018-04-05 162900 STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

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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2018-04-10 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may exhibit the active driving display opening/closing improperly as described below: It does not open or close when the ignition is turned ON or OFF. The display operation does not fully open/close. It closes and then opens b

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2018-02-22 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may exhibit the active driving display opening/closing improperly as described below: It does not open or close when the ignition is turned ON or OFF. The display operation does not fully open/close. It closes and then opens b

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2018-02-14 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Some customers may experience a navigation system screen that shows the wrong location. This concern is due to poor reception of the GPS signals. To eliminate this concern, the CMU hardware has been modified.

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2018-02-14 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some customers may experience a navigation system screen that shows the wrong location. This concern is due to poor reception of the GPS signals. To eliminate this concern, the CMU hardware has been modified.

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2018-02-22 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some customers may experience the MAZDA CONNECT rebooting or the screen turning black during extremely cold temperatures. The concern occurs when the interior of the vehicle is cold and disappears when the interior warms up. This is caused

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2018-01-24 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Subject: 2014-2016 Mazda6 – Door Sash Molding Concern Special Service Campaign (SSP) A5. The purpose of this email is to notify you that on January 25th, customers will be mailed a re-notification letter to improve SSPA5 completion rates. P

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2018-01-02 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

When installing a navigation SD card, the center display may show error message “Invalid SD Card”. This may be caused by: The navigation SD card lock tab is locked.The navigation SD card has a VIN mismatch due to SD card swapping.The naviga

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2018-01-04 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The MAZDA MOBILE START (MMS) is currently experiencing a system disruption. User web portal and Call center web portal functions are affected. Mazda is working on this issue and will notify dealers when MMS service has been fully restored.

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2017-12-05 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Some vehicles may experience the Check Engine Light ON with DTC P0171 (Fuel Trim too Lean) and possibly DTCs P030X (Misfire). Vehicles having this concern should use the following Inspection/Repair procedure.

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2017-12-05 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some vehicles may experience the Check Engine Light ON with DTC P0171 (Fuel Trim too Lean) and possibly DTCs P030X (Misfire). Vehicles having this concern should use the following Inspection/Repair procedure.

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2018-01-29 221600 SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

Some vehicles may exhibit excessive operating noise when sliding the driver and/or passenger power seat(s) back and forth. The noise may be caused by cable vibration, which transmits power from the motor to the gears. The cable vibrates ins

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2018-01-09 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

After the installation of a new instrument cluster, the message “Fctry” or “Factory” is displayed instead ofthe odometer. This concern may also occur when a room fuse is installed in a new vehicle.Some new instrument clusters are in the fac

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2018-01-08 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Some customers may experience the MAZDA CONNECT rebooting or the screen turning black during coldtemperatures. The concern occurs when the interior of the vehicle is cold and disappears when the interiorwarms up. This is caused by some for

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2018-01-05 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking / squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when driving onrough roads and/or when turning the steering wheel while the vehicle is stopped.The noise may be due to: Upper front strut bearing (A) damag

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2018-03-28 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Upgrade your PCs to IDS version 109.00 and 109.01 from the previous version. NOTE: You may see ?Selection not available? on IDS when a selecting ?Programming menu?, 108.07 included a timer extension for Programming menu application that ha

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2018-02-16 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The navigation SD Card VIN-locks to a vehicle in the following conditions: 1. Vehicle odometer under 62 miles ? VIN-lock occurs with key ON for 3 minutes or longer. 2. Vehicle odometer over 62 miles ? VIN-lock occurs at key ON. Navigation S

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2018-02-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about the MAZDA CONNECT center display cracking (spider cracking). The cracks are internal and cannot be felt by touch. This may be caused by a faulty center display.

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2018-02-08 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Some customers may complain about SIRIUSXM satellite radio does not show album art, artist biographies or station logos in the center display. This is a normal condition.

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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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2018-03-22 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Some customers may experience a navigation system screen that shows the wrong location. This concern is due to poor reception of the GPS signals. To eliminate this concern, the CMU hardware has been modified.

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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 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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2018-03-05 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

When installing a navigation SD card, the center display may show error message “Invalid SD Card”.

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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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2018-03-22 020000 SUSPENSION

Beginning with the CX-5, grip type front and rear stabilizer bushings have been incorporated for noise prevention purposes. If any type of grease or lubrication is applied to the bushings, it may create noise due to bushing slippage.

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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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2018-03-22 220000 SEATS

At PDI or when new vehicle is delivered, some customers may complain about wrinkles on the leather seat cushion and/or seat back surface.

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2018-03-19 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some vehicles may experience the symptoms mentioned below, which can be fixed with the latest software update (Version 59.00.504 or later). NOTE: For 2016 CX-9 with version earlier than 59.00.441, the tachometer function will be removed fro

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2018-03-09 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some vehicles may exhibit a squeak type noise from the rear brakes when driving at approximately 6- 12 mph (10-20 km/h) with or without light braking. The noise usually occurs when driving immediately after the parking brake is released, an

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2018-03-09 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

When the engine is started for the first time after parking the vehicle overnight in cold conditions (below 32 degrees Fahrenheit / 0 degrees Celsius), some vehicles may exhibit a rough idle and/or the check engine light on with any of the

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2018-03-09 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

When the engine is started for the first time after parking the vehicle overnight in cold conditions (below 32 degrees Fahrenheit / 0 degrees Celsius), some vehicles may exhibit a rough idle and/or the check engine light on with any of the

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2017-12-18 011000 STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

Some vehicles may exhibit wear/peel-off of the leather steering wheel surface causing a poor appearance. This concern may be caused by an insufficient wear resistance of the steering wheel surface.

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2019-08-07 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

After the installation of a new instrument cluster, the message “Fctry” or ÿ¢ÿ¿ÿ¿Factoryÿ¢ÿ¿ÿ is displayed instead of the odometer. This concern may also occur when a room fuse is installed in a new vehicle. Some new instrument

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2019-08-07 350000 EQUIPMENT

After the installation of a new instrument cluster, the message “Fctry” or ÿ¢ÿ¿ÿ¿Factoryÿ¢ÿ¿ÿ is displayed instead of the odometer. This concern may also occur when a room fuse is installed in a new vehicle. Some new instrument

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2016-05-19 181000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT THE ACCELERATOR PEDAL HINGE SEPARATING FROM THE BASE IN COLD TEMPERATURES BELOW 32 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT (0 DEGREES CELSIUS).THE ACCELERATOR PEDAL HAS BEEN CHANGED TO INCREASE DURABILITY.

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2016-05-03 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

ALL MAZDA CONNECT VEHICLES IN NEW CAR INVENTORY MUST BE UPDATED TO THIS SOFTWARE VERSION LISTED BELOW IN THIS TSB AS PART OF THE NEW CAR READY STEP 3 PROCESS. MAKE SURE THE NEW VEHICLE SPECIALIST RECEIVES A COPY OF THIS BULLETIN.SOME VEHICL

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2016-03-29 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may experience a fuzzy appearance (tiny cracks) around the edge of the Active Driving Display. Replace the Active Driving Display.

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2017-10-18 264000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: SENSING SYSTEM

The Smart City Brake Support (SCBS) system alerts the driver of a possible collision using an indication in the display and a warning sound when the Forward Sensing Camera (FSC) detects a vehicle ahead and determines that a collision with a

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2017-05-03 050000 PARKING BRAKE

Some vehicles may exhibit a squeak type noise from the rear brakes when driving at approximately 6-12mph (10-20km/h) with or without light braking. The noise usually occurs when driving immediately after the parking brake is released. The n

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2017-05-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may claim that it is impossible or difficult to view the Active Driving Display, even if the position of the display is adjusted through the Settings screen. This is caused by an incorrectly learned zero-point (closed positio

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2017-05-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may claim that it is impossible or difficult to view the Active Driving Display, even if the position of the display is adjusted through the Settings screen. This is caused by an incorrectly learned zero-point (closed positio

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2017-05-15 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

Some customers may claim that it is impossible or difficult to view the Active Driving Display, even if the position of the display is adjusted through the Settings screen. This is caused by an incorrectly learned zero-point (closed positio

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2017-05-16 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

An update to the MAZDA CONNECT system is now available for download from the Mazda Global Service Support (MGSS) system. The new version number is 59.00.502. Please refer to TSB 09-017/17 for a list of improvements to the system.

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2017-08-04 160000 STRUCTURE

Some vehicles may experience unusual noise coming from inside the front door panel when playing the audio system. This is caused by the damper coming off the speaker frame due to corrosion on the speaker back frame. To correct the issue, a

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2017-08-04 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Some vehicles may experience unusual noise coming from inside the front door panel when playing the audio system. This is caused by the damper coming off the speaker frame due to corrosion on the speaker back frame. To correct the issue, a

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2017-10-03 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Some vehicles may experience unusual noise coming from inside the front door panel when playing the audio system. This is caused by the damper coming off the speaker frame due to corrosion. To correct the issue, a plating process was added

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2017-08-29 010000 STEERING

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking / squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when driving on rough roads and/or when turning the steering wheel while the vehicle is stopped. The noise may be due to: Upper front strut bearing (A) dam

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2017-08-29 020000 SUSPENSION

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking / squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when driving on rough roads and/or when turning the steering wheel while the vehicle is stopped. The noise may be due to: Upper front strut bearing (A) dam

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2017-08-29 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking / squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when driving on rough roads and/or when turning the steering wheel while the vehicle is stopped. The noise may be due to: Upper front strut bearing (A) dam

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2017-08-24 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Some customers may notice that the Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) and High Beam Control (HBC) (amber) warning lights are on when they start driving around dusk or dawn under low temperatures. At that time, the windshield is clear but

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2017-08-24 121300 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:HIGH/LOW BEAM DIMMER SWITCH

Some customers may notice that the Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) and High Beam Control (HBC) (amber) warning lights are on when they start driving around dusk or dawn under low temperatures. At that time, the windshield is clear but

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2017-08-24 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

Some customers may notice that the Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) and High Beam Control (HBC) (amber) warning lights are on when they start driving around dusk or dawn under low temperatures. At that time, the windshield is clear but

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2017-08-24 271000 LANE DEPARTURE: WARNING

Some customers may notice that the Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) and High Beam Control (HBC) (amber) warning lights are on when they start driving around dusk or dawn under low temperatures. At that time, the windshield is clear but

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2017-08-24 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

This service information provides basic Q-85/T-110 battery handling procedures. Complete service information can be found in MGSS online or Workshop Manual (section 13-17).

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2017-08-24 350000 EQUIPMENT

This service information provides basic Q-85/T-110 battery handling procedures. Complete service information can be found in MGSS online or Workshop Manual (section 13-17).

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2017-08-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may experience the symptoms mentioned below, which can be fixed with the latest software update (Version 59.00.502 or later). NOTE: For 2016 CX-9 with version earlier than 59.00.441, the tachometer function will be removed fro

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2017-08-22 010000 STEERING

Some vehicles may exhibit an unusual noise (clacking) from under the front of the vehicle. This noise only occurs when starting to move the vehicle while the steering wheel is turned to the full left position. NOTE: The noise will not occu

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2017-08-22 020000 SUSPENSION

Some vehicles may exhibit an unusual noise (clacking) from under the front of the vehicle. This noise only occurs when starting to move the vehicle while the steering wheel is turned to the full left position. NOTE: The noise will not occu

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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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2017-05-16 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

All Mazda Connect vehicles in new car inventory must be updated to this software version listed below in this TSB as part of the New Car Ready Step 3 process. Make sure the new vehicle specialist receives a copy of this bulletin. Some vehic

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2017-05-11 122000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS

? After installing the new Forward Sensing Camera (FSC), frequency of the disabled function with the LDWS/HBC warning lights ON due to foggy FSC lens will be reduced. However, the warning message will be displayed on the Multi-Information D

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2017-05-11 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

? After installing the new Forward Sensing Camera (FSC), frequency of the disabled function with the LDWS/HBC warning lights ON due to foggy FSC lens will be reduced. However, the warning message will be displayed on the Multi-Information D

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2017-09-01 121300 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:HIGH/LOW BEAM DIMMER SWITCH

Some vehicles may have DTC C1001:92 stored in memory. DTC C1001:92 sets as a past record for low visibility of the Forward Sensing Camera (FSC). It does not mean there is an actual FSC defect. In some cases the customer may have a concern

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2017-09-01 264000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: SENSING SYSTEM

Some vehicles may have DTC C1001:92 stored in memory. DTC C1001:92 sets as a past record for low visibility of the Forward Sensing Camera (FSC). It does not mean there is an actual FSC defect. In some cases the customer may have a concern

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2017-09-08 127000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS

Some customers may notice that the Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) and High Beam Control (HBC) (amber) warning lights are on when they start driving around dusk or dawn under low temperatures. At that time, the windshield is clear but

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2017-09-08 271000 LANE DEPARTURE: WARNING

Some customers may notice that the Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) and High Beam Control (HBC) (amber) warning lights are on when they start driving around dusk or dawn under low temperatures. At that time, the windshield is clear but

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2017-09-08 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Some customers may complain about poor heater performance even after the engine reaches normal operating temperature. This may be caused by a clogged heater unit. For Mazda6 and CX-5, the check engine light may illuminate with the DTC P011A

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2017-07-24 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Some vehicles may experience a rough idle with the check engine light on and DTC P0015 / P0524 stored in memory. P0015:00 – Exhaust CMP timing over-retarded. P0524:00 – Engine oil pressure too low. This is caused by a drop in engine oil pre

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2017-07-12 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

All Mazda Connect vehicles in new car inventory must be updated to this software version listed below in this TSB as part of the New Car Ready Step 3 process. Make sure the new vehicle specialist receives a copy of this bulletin. Some vehic

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2017-07-06 013000 STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)

Some vehicles may exhibit one of the following concerns: Sometimes the shifter may jump out of 3rd gear over a road bump when accelerating after deceleration at 25-40 mph (40-65 km/h), Hard to shift into 3rd, 4th, 5th, and/or 6th gear, Shif

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2017-07-05 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Some vehicles may experience an engine that runs rough and the check engine light on with DTCs P0201 and P0204 or P0202 and P0203. NOTE: Engine misfire related DTCs (P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304) are usually stored at the same time. P0201:00

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2017-06-16 220000 SEATS

Some vehicles (without power seats) may exhibit a driver seat that gradually moves down by itself. This concern may be caused when a load, which is applied to the seat during braking, exceeds a certain level that could impact the retaining

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2017-06-15 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

When monitoring the resistance of the air bag modules and pre-tensioner seat belts, the Mazda Modular Diagnostic System (M-MDS) may display a value of only 1/100th of the actual resistance value. This is caused by improper SAS control unit

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2017-06-12 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some vehicles may exhibit one of the following concerns: Sometimes the shifter may jump out of 3rd gear over a road bump when accelerating after deceleration at 25-40 mph (40-65 km/h) Hard to shift into 3rd, 4th, 5th, and/or 6th gear Shift

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2017-06-09 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking / squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when driving on rough roads and/or when turning the steering wheel while the vehicle is stopped.The noise may be due to:? Upper front strut bearing (A) dam

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2017-06-05 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some vehicles may experience the symptoms mentioned below, which can be fixed with the latest software update (Version 59.00.502or later).NOTE:For 2016 CX-9 with version earlier than 59.00.441, the tachometer function will removed from the

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2017-06-02 011000 STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

Some vehicles may exhibit wear/peel-off of the leather steering wheel surface causing a poor appearance.This concern may be caused by an insufficient wear resistance of the steering wheel surface.

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2017-06-02 354000 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

Some vehicles may exhibit oil residue on the engine front cover from seepage around the joint portion (A) between the cylinder block and head. It becomes very noticable with dust adhesion. In some cases, the area of oil residue extends down

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2017-09-13 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

IDS SOFTWARE VERSION 107 AVAILABLE ON MGSS – PLEASE UPDATE YOUR PC’S. Upgrade your PCs to IDS version 107.00 and 107.01 from the previous version.

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2017-09-13 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

IDS SOFTWARE VERSION 107 AVAILABLE ON MGSS – PLEASE UPDATE YOUR PC’S. Upgrade your PCs to IDS version 107.00 and 107.01 from the previous version.

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2016-05-02 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Mazda Motor Corporation has decided to conduct a Special Service Program (SSP) on certain 2014-2016 Mazda6 vehicles produced from October 25, 2012 through January 30, 2015. On the subject vehicles, the metal part of the front and rear door

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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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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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2015-11-06 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2016-02-23 021530 SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2015-12-17 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2015-11-03 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2015-11-20 021530 SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2016-02-26 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2016-06-24 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT IN EXTREME COLD WEATHER CONDITIONS, THE SUNROOF MAY SUDDENLY OPEN BY ITSELF WHEN THE HEATER IS ON. THIS CONCERN MAY BE DUE TO A SHORT IN THE SUNROOF SWITCH (A) CAUSED FROM CONDEN-SATION GENERATED BETWEEN THE

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2016-06-22 220000 SEATS

AT PDI OR WHEN NEW VEHICLE IS DELIVERED, SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT WRINKLES ON THE LEATHER SEAT CUSHION AND/OR SEAT BACK SURFACE.CUSTOMERS HAVING THIS CONCERN SHOULD HAVE THEIR VEHICLE REPAIRED BY A QUALIFIED UPHOLSTERY REPAIR SPECI

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2016-06-20 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

WHEN THE ENGINE IS STARTED FOR THE FIRST TIME AFTER PARKING THE VEHICLE OVERNIGHT IN COLD CONDITIONS (BELOW 32 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT / 0 DEGREES CELSIUS), SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A ROUGH IDLE AND/OR THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON WITH ANY OF THE

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2017-07-26 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Some customers may complain about the following MAZDA CONNECT Temperature Warning message: Display is too Hot. Screen performance may be decreased until it cools. The warning message displays when the MAZDA CONNECT screen temperature is abo

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2017-07-26 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may complain about the following MAZDA CONNECT Temperature Warning message: Display is too Hot. Screen performance may be decreased until it cools. The warning message displays when the MAZDA CONNECT screen temperature is abo

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2017-07-06 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Whenever you are reprogramming a PCM or any other module, always use the GR8 Battery Charger in the Power Supply mode to prevent the battery from discharging.

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2017-07-06 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Whenever you are reprogramming a PCM or any other module, always use the GR8 Battery Charger in the Power Supply mode to prevent the battery from discharging.

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2017-07-06 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Whenever you are reprogramming a PCM or any other module, always use the GR8 Battery Charger in the Power Supply mode to prevent the battery from discharging.

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2017-07-21 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Some customers may complain about the “wrong” phone is connected to the infotainment system. MAZDA CONNECT bluetooth will connect all profiles to devices in order of priority if the last device is not available. This concern may be a normal

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2017-07-21 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some customers may complain about the “wrong” phone is connected to the infotainment system. MAZDA CONNECT bluetooth will connect all profiles to devices in order of priority if the last device is not available. This concern may be a normal

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2017-07-06 131000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

CAUTION: DO NOT attempt any repair of the windshield damaged by stone chipping/cracks at the area in front of the Forward Sensing Camera (FSC) and Laser Sensor. Replace the windshield with a new one instead.

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2017-07-06 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

High Beam Control (HBC) system frequently asked questions (FAQ)

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2017-07-06 263000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL

Mazda Radar Criose Control (MRCC) system frequently asked questions (FAQ)

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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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2017-07-06 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) frequently asked questions (FAQ)

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2017-07-06 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Smart City Brake Support (SCBS) frequently asked questions (FAQ)

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2017-03-01 140000 AIR BAGS

When monitoring the resistance of the air bag modules and pre-tensioner seat belts, the Mazda Modular Diagnostic System (M-MDS) may display a value of only 1/100th of the actual resistance value. This is caused by improper SAS control unit

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2017-03-01 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

When monitoring the resistance of the air bag modules and pre-tensioner seat belts, the Mazda Modular Diagnostic System (M-MDS) may display a value of only 1/100th of the actual resistance value. This is caused by improper SAS control unit

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2017-03-01 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

When monitoring the resistance of the air bag modules and pre-tensioner seat belts, the Mazda Modular Diagnostic System (M-MDS) may display a value of only 1/100th of the actual resistance value. This is caused by improper SAS control unit

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2017-06-05 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

In order to do a CMU data retrieval for the new MAZDA CONNECT software, make sure to use version 31 (available on MGSS).

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2017-06-05 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

In order to do a CMU data retrieval for the new MAZDA CONNECT software, make sure to use version 31 (available on MGSS).

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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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2017-03-09 200000 WHEELS

Some vehicles may exhibit an aluminum alloy type wheel(s) having 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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2017-03-07 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some vehicles may exhibit a squeak type noise from the rear brakes when driving at approximately 6-12mph (10-20km/h) with or without light braking. The noise usually occurs when driving immediately after the parking brake is released. The n

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2017-03-07 050000 PARKING BRAKE

Some vehicles may exhibit a squeak type noise from the rear brakes when driving at approximately 6-12mph (10-20km/h) with or without light braking. The noise usually occurs when driving immediately after the parking brake is released. The n

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2017-03-03 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some vehicles may exhibit oil residue on the engine front cover from seepage around the joint portion (A) between the cylinder block and head. It becomes very noticable with dust adhesion. In some cases, the area of oil residue extends down

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2017-03-02 020000 SUSPENSION

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking / squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when driving on rough roads and/or when turning the steering wheel while the vehicle is stopped. The noise may be due to: *upper front strut bearing (A) da

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2017-03-02 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking / squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when driving on rough roads and/or when turning the steering wheel while the vehicle is stopped. The noise may be due to: *upper front strut bearing (A) da

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2017-03-02 021530 SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking / squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when driving on rough roads and/or when turning the steering wheel while the vehicle is stopped. The noise may be due to: *upper front strut bearing (A) da

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2017-03-02 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

When the engine is started for the first time after parking the vehicle overnight in cold conditions (below 32 degrees Fahrenheit / 0 degrees Celsius), some vehicles may exhibit a rough idle and/or the check engine light on with any of the

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2017-03-02 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

When the engine is started for the first time after parking the vehicle overnight in cold conditions (below 32 degrees Fahrenheit / 0 degrees Celsius), some vehicles may exhibit a rough idle and/or the check engine light on with any of the

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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 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY CLAIM THAT IT IS IMPOSSIBLE OR DIFFICULT TO VIEW THE ACTIVE DRIVING DISPLAY, EVEN IF THE POSITION OF THE DISPLAY IS ADJUSTED THROUGH THE SETTINGS SCREEN. THIS IS CAUSED BY AN INCORRECTLY LEARNED ZERO-POINT (CLOSED POSITIO

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2016-03-31 131000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING 2 SYMPTOMS, EVEN THOUGH THE WINDSHIELD IS CLEAR. UNDER CERTAIN DRIVING CONDITIONS, THE FORWARD SENSING CAMERA (FSC) MAY DETECT A DIRTY WINDSHIELD (NOT CLEAR).OTE FOR CUSTOMER: THE FSC MAY NO

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2016-03-31 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING 2 SYMPTOMS, EVEN THOUGH THE WINDSHIELD IS CLEAR. UNDER CERTAIN DRIVING CONDITIONS, THE FORWARD SENSING CAMERA (FSC) MAY DETECT A DIRTY WINDSHIELD (NOT CLEAR).OTE FOR CUSTOMER: THE FSC MAY NO

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2016-04-29 162700 STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A GRINDING TYPE NOISE (C) FROM THE TRUNK LID HINGE (A) (ONE OR BOTH SIDES) WHEN OPEN-ING AND/OR CLOSING THE TRUNK LID. THE NOISE MAY BE CAUSED BY THE TRUNK LID HINGE COVER (A) MAKING CONTACT WITH THE TRUNK SIDE TRI

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2016-05-27 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT A CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON WITH DTC P0137 (HO2S CIRCUIT LOW INPUT) STORED IN PCM MEMORY. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY REAR HARNESS DAMAGE FROM AN AFTERMARKET ALARM SYSTEM INSTALLATION.

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2016-05-27 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT A CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON WITH DTC P0137 (HO2S CIRCUIT LOW INPUT) STORED IN PCM MEMORY. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY REAR HARNESS DAMAGE FROM AN AFTERMARKET ALARM SYSTEM INSTALLATION.

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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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2015-02-27 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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2014-11-04 011000 STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2015-10-14 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2015-10-14 271000 LANE DEPARTURE: WARNING

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2015-12-22 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT A WHITE DOOR ARMREST(S) PINK DISCOLORATION. THE DISCOLORED ARMREST DOES NOT MATCH THE OTHER WHITE PARTS OF THE DOOR PANEL. REPLACE ALL 4 DOOR PANELS.

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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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2016-03-30 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY CLAIM THAT IT IS IMPOSSIBLE OR DIFFICULT TO VIEW THE ACTIVE DRIVING DISPLAY, EVEN IF THE POSITION OF THE DISPLAY IS ADJUSTED THROUGH THE SETTINGS SCREEN. THIS IS CAUSED BY AN INCORRECTLY LEARNED ZERO-POINT (CLOSED POSITIO

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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 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING 2 SYMPTOMS, EVEN THOUGH THE WINDSHIELD IS CLEAR: 1.LANE DEPARTURE WARNING SYSTEM (LDWS) WARNING LIGHT TURNS ON AT IDLE. DTC C1001:92 (POOR FUNCTIONING OF FORWARD SENSING CAMERA (FSC)) IS STO

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2015-08-25 221600 SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE FRONT POWER (DRIVER AND/OR PASSENGER) SEATS DO NOT SLIDE BACK AND FORTH PROPERLY OR THAT THEY MAY BE COMPLETELY INOPERATIVE. THIS CONCERN MAY BE CAUSED BY A FOREIGN OBJECT GETTING STUCK UNDER THE POWER S

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2015-08-25 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE FRONT POWER (DRIVER AND/OR PASSENGER) SEATS DO NOT SLIDE BACK AND FORTH PROPERLY OR THAT THEY MAY BE COMPLETELY INOPERATIVE. THIS CONCERN MAY BE CAUSED BY A FOREIGN OBJECT GETTING STUCK UNDER THE POWER S

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2015-08-04 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON WITH DTC P0421:00 (CATALYTIC CONVERTER SYSTEM) WITHOUT EXPERIENCING POOR ENGINE PERFORMANCE OR MISFIRE (MITSUBISHI PCM ONLY). THIS IS CAUSED BY IMPROPER CONTROL LOGIC OF THE PCM THAT MA

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2015-08-04 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON WITH DTC P0421:00 (CATALYTIC CONVERTER SYSTEM) WITHOUT EXPERIENCING POOR ENGINE PERFORMANCE OR MISFIRE (MITSUBISHI PCM ONLY). THIS IS CAUSED BY IMPROPER CONTROL LOGIC OF THE PCM THAT MA

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2015-08-04 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON WITH DTC P0421:00 (CATALYTIC CONVERTER SYSTEM) WITHOUT EXPERIENCING POOR ENGINE PERFORMANCE OR MISFIRE (MITSUBISHI PCM ONLY). THIS IS CAUSED BY IMPROPER CONTROL LOGIC OF THE PCM THAT MA

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2016-06-23 050000 PARKING BRAKE

WHEN PERFORMING SERVICE ON THE ELECTRIC PARKING BRAKE (EPB) SYSTEM, BE AWARE THAT SOME EPB PARTS REQUIRE UNIQUE REMOVAL/REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES. IF THE VEHICLE IS DELIVERED TO THE CUSTOMER WITH INCOMPLETE EPB SERVICE, THE CUSTOMER MAY EXPERI

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2016-06-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

WHEN PERFORMING SERVICE ON THE ELECTRIC PARKING BRAKE (EPB) SYSTEM, BE AWARE THAT SOME EPB PARTS REQUIRE UNIQUE REMOVAL/REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES. IF THE VEHICLE IS DELIVERED TO THE CUSTOMER WITH INCOMPLETE EPB SERVICE, THE CUSTOMER MAY EXPERI

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2016-06-06 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SOME VEHICLES MAY HAVE DTC C1001:92 STORED IN MEMORY. DTC C1001:92 SETS AS A PAST RECORD FOR LOW VISIBILITY OF THE FORWARD SENSING CAMERA (FSC). IT DOES NOT MEAN THERE IS AN ACTUAL FSC DEFECT. IN SOME CASES THE CUSTOMER MAY HAVE A CONCERN W

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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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2016-07-22 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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2016-04-29 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

IF YOU ENCOUNTER A VEHICLE WITH DTC P0137 (CIRCUIT LOW INPUT), CHECK THE REAR HARNESS AT THE RED CIRCLED AREA IN THE FOLLOWING DIAGRAM. IF AN AFTERMARKET ALARM SYSTEM IS INSTALLED, THE REAR HARNESS MIGHT HAVE RECEIVED DAMAGE FROM ELECTRO-TA

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2016-04-21 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

IF A CUSTOMER HAS A VEHICLE COMMUNICATION RELATED ERROR ON THEIR APP, PERFORM THE FOLLOWING: DISCONNECT THE BATTERY OR UNPLUG THE MODULE FOR AT LEAST 10 SECONDS.RECONNECT THE BATTERY, WAIT 60 SECONDS AND THEN HAVE THE CUSTOMER TRY THE APP A

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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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2016-04-01 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

MAZDA CONNECT SOFTWARE VERSION 55.00.760 IS NOW AVAILABLE ON MS3. USE THIS VERSION FOR ALL MAZDA CONNECT UPDATES, INCLUDING OPEN SSP98 VEHICLES. IF SSP98 IS CLOSED, USE TSB 09-024/16 TO REPAIR THE VEHICLES.CLICK ON “IDS/INFOTAINMENT”, THEN

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2016-03-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

AFTER PANDORA V7.0 WAS RELEASED ON MARCH 7TH, THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS HAVE BEEN FOUND ON VEHICLE WITH MAZDA CONNECT.NAVIGATION VOICE GUIDANCE WILL SKIP AND CUT OUT LOSING MANY WORDS.PANDORA WILL SUDDENLY DISCONNECT AND MAZDA CONNECT WILL REV

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2016-03-14 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

AFTER PANDORA V7.0 WAS RELEASED ON MARCH 7TH, THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS HAVE BEEN FOUND ON VEHICLE WITH MAZDA CONNECT.NAVIGATION VOICE GUIDANCE WILL SKIP AND CUT OUT LOSING MANY WORDS.PANDORA WILL SUDDENLY DISCONNECT AND MAZDA CONNECT WILL REV

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2016-08-10 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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2016-04-07 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON WITH DTC P0421:00 (CATALYTIC CONVERTER SYSTEM) WITH-OUT EXPERIENCING POOR ENGINE PERFORMANCE OR MISFIRE (MITSUBISHI PCM ONLY).THIS IS CAUSED BY IMPROPER CONTROL LOGIC OF THE PCM THAT MA

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2014-09-26 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

THIS SERVICE INFORMATION PROVIDES BASIC Q-85/T-110 BATTERY HANDLING PROCEDURES. COMPLETE SERVICE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND IN MS3 ONLINE OR WORKSHOP MANUAL (SECTION 01-17).

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2017-03-06 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

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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2015-02-27 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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2016-08-26 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

THERE IS A CONCERN THAT SOME WATER PUMPS ARE BEING REPLACED THAT ARE NOT FAULTY, DUE TO SIGNS OF A VERY SMALL COOLANT LEAK FROM THE BLEED HOLE. THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS TO INFORM YOU ABOUT THE WATER PUMP SEALING MECHA-NISM AND THE CRITERIA

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2016-08-26 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE AN ENGINE THAT RUNS ROUGH AND THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON WITH DTCS P0201 AND P0204 OR P0202 AND P0203.NOTE:ENGINE MISFIRE RELATED DTCS (P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304) ARE USUALLY STORED AT THE SAME TIME.P0201:00: FU

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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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2016-06-10 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A LACK OF ENGINE POWER/ROUGH IDLING AND THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON WITH ONE OR MORE OF THE MISFIRE RELATED DTCS OF P0300:00, P0301:00, P0302:00, P0303:00 AND P0304:00. THIS CONCERN MAY BE CAUSED BY AN INTERNAL FA

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2016-06-09 160000 STRUCTURE

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A RATTLE NOISE FROM THE FRONT DOOR GLASS WHEN DRIVING WITH THE WINDOW OPEN APPROX. 1/2 TO 4 INCHES (1 – 10 CM). THE RATTLE NOISE MAY BE CAUSED BY INSUFFICIENT HOLDING FORCE OF THE GLASS RUN CHANNEL. TO INCREASE

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2016-01-11 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

LDWS OR ALH WARNING LIGHT ON WITH DTC C1001:92. SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING 2 SYMPTOMS, EVEN THOUGH THE WINDSHIELD IS CLEAR. LANE DEPARTURE WARNING SYSTEM (LDWS) WARNING LIGHT TURNS ON AT IDLE; DTC C1001:92 (POOR F

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2015-12-22 160000 STRUCTURE

WHITE DOOR ARMREST(S) PINK DISCOLORATION. SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT A WHITE DOOR ARMREST(S) PINK DISCOLORATION. THE DISCOLORED ARMREST DOES NOT MATCH THE OTHER WHITE PARTS OF THE DOOR PANEL.

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2015-12-22 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

WHITE DOOR ARMREST(S) PINK DISCOLORATION. SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT A WHITE DOOR ARMREST(S) PINK DISCOLORATION. THE DISCOLORED ARMREST DOES NOT MATCH THE OTHER WHITE PARTS OF THE DOOR PANEL.

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2015-11-13 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

MAZDA CONNECT SHUTS DOWN AND DOES NOT REBOOT. SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE MAZDA CONNECT INFOTAINMENT SYSTEM SHUTTING DOWN WITH A FEW MINUTES AFTER IGNITION IS TURNED ON, AND WILL NOT REBOOT. IT WILL ONLY REBOOT AFTER IGNITION IS TURNED

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2015-11-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

MAZDA CONNECT SHUTS DOWN AND DOES NOT REBOOT. SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE MAZDA CONNECT INFOTAINMENT SYSTEM SHUTTING DOWN WITH A FEW MINUTES AFTER IGNITION IS TURNED ON, AND WILL NOT REBOOT. IT WILL ONLY REBOOT AFTER IGNITION IS TURNED

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2016-02-23 160000 STRUCTURE

CORROSION AROUND SPOT WELDS IN TRUNK OPENING. SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT CORROSION AROUND THE SPOT WELDS IN TRUNK OPENING UNDER THE REAR WINDOW. THIS IS CAUSED BY INSUFFICIENT PAINT THICKNESS AT THE SPOT WELDS. TO CORRECT THE PROBLEM, T

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2016-02-23 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

CORROSION AROUND SPOT WELDS IN TRUNK OPENING. SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT CORROSION AROUND THE SPOT WELDS IN TRUNK OPENING UNDER THE REAR WINDOW. THIS IS CAUSED BY INSUFFICIENT PAINT THICKNESS AT THE SPOT WELDS. TO CORRECT THE PROBLEM, T

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2016-02-17 160000 STRUCTURE

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

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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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2016-02-03 221600 SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

FRONT POWER SEATS DO NOT SLIDE BACK AND FORTH. SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE FRONT POWER (DRIVER AND/OR PASSENGER) SEATS DO NOT SLIDE BACK AND FORTH PROPERLY OR THAT THEY MAY BE COMPLETELY INOPERATIVE. THIS CONCERN MAY BE CAUSED

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2015-05-13 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

AFTER PERFORMING RECALL CAMPAIGN 8014J, OR THE VEHICLE VIN IS NOT APPLICABLE TO 8014J, SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPE-RIENCE TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS) WARNING LIGHT ON EVEN IF THE TPMS SYSTEM HAS BEEN PROPERLY INITIALIZED AT THE SPECIF

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2015-05-18 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A RATTLE NOISE FROM THE FRONT DOOR GLASS WHEN DRIVING WITH THE WINDOW OPEN APPROX. 1/2 TO 4 INCHES (1 – 10 CM). THE RATTLE NOISE MAY BE CAUSED BY INSUFFICIENT HOLDING FORCE OF THE GLASS RUN CHANNEL. TO INCREASE

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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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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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2015-03-06 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

AFTER PERFORMING RECALL CAMPAIGN 8014J, OR THE VEHICLE VIN IS NOT APPLICABLE TO 8014J, SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS) WARNING LIGHT ON EVEN IF THE TPMS SYSTEM HAS BEEN PROPERLY INITIALIZED AT THE SPECIFI

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2016-05-02 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

IF YOU ENCOUNTER A VEHICLE WITH DTC P0137 (CIRCUIT LOW INPUT), CHECK THE REAR HARNESS AT THE RED CIRCLED AREA IN THE FOLLOWING DIAGRAM. IF AN AFTERMARKET ALARM SYSTEM IS INSTALLED, THE REAR HARNESS MIGHT HAVE RECEIVED DAMAGE FROM ELECTRO-TA

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2016-03-31 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING 2 SYMPTOMS, EVEN THOUGH THE WINDSHIELD IS CLEAR. UNDER CERTAIN DRIVING CONDITIONS, THE FORWARD SENSING CAMERA (FSC) MAY DETECT A DIRTY WINDSHIELD (NOT CLEAR).OTE FOR CUSTOMER: THE FSC MAY NO

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2016-03-29 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A FUZZY APPEARANCE (TINY CRACKS) AROUND THE EDGE OF THE ACTIVE DRIVING DISPLAY. REPLACE THE ACTIVE DRIVING DISPLAY.

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2016-03-21 020000 SUSPENSION

BEGINNING WITH THE CX-5 AND MAZDA6 MODELS, GRIP TYPE FRONT AND REAR STABILIZER BUSHINGS HAVE BEEN INCORPO-RATED FOR NOISE PREVENTION PURPOSES. IF ANY TYPE OF GREASE OR LUBRICATION IS APPLIED TO THE BUSHINGS, IT MAY CREATE NOISE DUE TO BUSHI

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2014-10-17 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2014-09-26 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2014-09-26 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2015-11-03 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

AFTER PERFORMING RECALL CAMPAIGN 8014J, OR THE VEHICLE VIN IS NOT APPLICABLE TO 8014J, SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS) WARNING LIGHT ON EVEN IF THE TPMS SYSTEM HAS BEEN PROPERLY INITIALIZED AT THE SPECIFI

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2015-11-13 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE THE MAZDA CONNECT INFOTAINMENT SYSTEM SHUTTING DOWN WITHIN A FEW MINUTES AFTER THE IGNITION IS TURNED ON, AND WILL NOT REBOOT. IT WILL ONLY REBOOT AFTER THE IGNITION IS TURNED OFF AND THEN ON AGAIN. THIS IS CAUS

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2015-11-13 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE THE MAZDA CONNECT INFOTAINMENT SYSTEM SHUTTING DOWN WITHIN A FEW MINUTES AFTER THE IGNITION IS TURNED ON, AND WILL NOT REBOOT. IT WILL ONLY REBOOT AFTER THE IGNITION IS TURNED OFF AND THEN ON AGAIN. THIS IS CAUS

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2015-11-20 021530 SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CREAKING NOISE FROM UNDER THE FRONT OF THE VEHICLE WHEN DRIVING OVER BUMPS. THE NOISE OCCURS AT APPROX. 12 – 25 MPH (20 – 40 KM/H) WHEN THE ROAD SURFACE IS WET OR AFTER A CAR WASH. THE NOISE BECOMES MORE NOTICEAB

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2015-11-20 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CREAKING NOISE FROM UNDER THE FRONT OF THE VEHICLE WHEN DRIVING OVER BUMPS. THE NOISE OCCURS AT APPROX. 12 – 25 MPH (20 – 40 KM/H) WHEN THE ROAD SURFACE IS WET OR AFTER A CAR WASH. THE NOISE BECOMES MORE NOTICEAB

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2017-03-16 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

PERMANENT DTCS ARE NOW DISPLAYED WITH THE IDS 104 UPDATE. THE PURPOSE OF A PERMANENT DTC IS TO PREVENT CUSTOMERS FROM CLEARING THEM BY DISCONNECTING THE BATTERY CABLE IN ORDER TO PASS A SMOG CHECK. ALL PCM AND TCM DTCS THAT TURN ON THE CHEC

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2015-07-14 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

FREQUENT ENGINE STARTS UNDER EXTREMELY COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES MAY RESULT IN OIL SEEPAGE FROM THE ENGINE OIL PRESSURE SWITCH. THIS CONCERN MAY BE CAUSED BY A LACK OF DURABILITY OF THE OIL PRESSURE SWITCH UNDER THESE CONDITIONS. TO CORRECT

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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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