2017 MAZDA Mazda3

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

1 Recalls for 2017 MAZDA Mazda3

Recall Date Component Summary
2019-04-04 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Mazda3 vehicles. A defective windshield wiper relay may cause the windshield wipers to become inoperative, reducing the driver’s visibility.

Remedy:

Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front body control module with a new module which uses an improved wiper relay design, free of charge. The recall began May 7, 2019. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500, option 4. Mazda’s number for this recall is 3219D.

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0 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2017 MAZDA Mazda3

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29 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2017 MAZDA Mazda3

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Date Component  
2021-03-07 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING
ODI Number: 11399635
2017-05-12 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10985045
2020-10-13 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11364219
2020-10-24 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11366238
2020-09-24 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11360866
2020-08-10 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11344263
2020-04-12 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11320884
2020-03-18 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318577
2020-02-21 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11310563
2020-01-25 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11301814
2020-01-20 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11300508
2020-01-20 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11300606
2019-11-08 WHEELS
ODI Number: 11278910
2019-11-06 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11278539
2019-07-28 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11240160
2019-09-27 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11258570
2019-05-03 UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11205569
2019-06-18 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11220822
2018-12-23 WHEELS
ODI Number: 11163194
2018-06-15 POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11101965
2018-05-29 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11098712
2018-05-03 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11091527
2018-02-27 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11075322
2018-08-04 ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11115710
2018-06-20 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11102914
2018-06-20 STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11102912
2018-01-24 WHEELS
ODI Number: 11064669
2018-01-31 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11066024
2017-12-15 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11054988
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0 Investigations for 2017 MAZDA Mazda3

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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.

594 Service Alerts for 2017 MAZDA Mazda3

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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2022-07-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about the MAZDA CONNECT center display screen – Ghost touch – Surface peeling – Spider cracking This may be caused by a faulty center display.

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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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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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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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2022-05-24 020000 SUSPENSION

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

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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.

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

2022-03-02 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Some customers may complain about a tapping or knocking noise coming from the rear seat after fuel fill. The concern will likely occur if the fuel tank is overfilled (more fuel is added after the fuel pump nozzle shuts off automatically) or

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2022-03-02 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Some customers may complain about a tapping or knocking noise coming from the rear seat after fuel fill. The concern will likely occur if the fuel tank is overfilled (more fuel is added after the fuel pump nozzle shuts off automatically) or

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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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2021-09-13 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

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

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

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

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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2022-02-04 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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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.

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

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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2016-12-13 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Door glass will not open (stuck in run channel). Some customers may experience that one or more of the door glasses will not open due to becoming stuck in the glass run channel . The root cause is still under investigation. To correct the p

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2016-12-13 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Air intake mode does not work after repair of rain sensor, FBCM, IC, PCM, or TCM. After performing any one of the following repairs, the air intake link at the blower unit may disengage and result in the HVAC systemnot switching between rec

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2016-12-19 350000 EQUIPMENT

MAZDA Mobile start (MMS) cannot communicate with vehicle

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2016-12-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

Multi-Model – Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM) System Change (update)

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2016-12-22 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

Multi-Model – Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM) System Change (update)

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2016-12-22 118420 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ADAS:BLINDSPOT:SENSORS

Multi-Model – Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM) System Change (update)

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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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2021-11-10 160000 STRUCTURE

Some customers may complain that the rear door seaming welt (1) comes off when stepping in and/or out of the vehicle. This is caused by the gripping force of the seaming welt being insufficient for frequent usage of the rear seat (vehicle u

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2021-11-16 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

NOTE: This Service Information is only applicable for vehicles equipped with a Forward Sensing Camera (FSC), KDD1-67-XCX and GSH7-67-XCX*. If B61L-67-XCX* appears in the GEPC search, the VIN is applicable for this repair only if the part ha

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2021-11-16 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

NOTE: This Service Information is only applicable for vehicles equipped with a Forward Sensing Camera (FSC), KDD1-67-XCX and GSH7-67-XCX*. If B61L-67-XCX* appears in the GEPC search, the VIN is applicable for this repair only if the part ha

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2017-11-17 160000 STRUCTURE

Some customers may complain that the BSM indicator light on the outer mirror glass does not illuminate when: Customer vehicle (A) is slowly passing other vehicle, even if the vehicle is still in the alert area. Adjacent vehicle (B) driving

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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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2021-09-01 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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2021-09-01 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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2021-07-09 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may experience a SBS/SCBS, LAS/LDWS and/or HBC warning light on. A system error message may also be found in the center display. DTC U3000:04-0A (Forward sensing camera (FSC) internal malfunction). DTC U3000:04-0A (Forward se

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2021-07-09 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may experience a SBS/SCBS, LAS/LDWS and/or HBC warning light on. A system error message may also be found in the center display. DTC U3000:04-0A (Forward sensing camera (FSC) internal malfunction). DTC U3000:04-0A (Forward se

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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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2021-06-02 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 ->

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2021-04-16 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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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2021-04-16 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

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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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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2021-03-15 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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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 121300 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:HIGH/LOW BEAM DIMMER SWITCH

Excessive condensation or water within the headlamp assembly caustion.

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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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2017-11-17 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain that the BSM indicator light on the outer mirror glass does not illuminate when: Customer vehicle (A) is slowly passing other vehicle, even if the vehicle is still in the alert area. Adjacent vehicle (B) driving

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2017-11-17 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Some customers may complain that the BSM indicator light on the outer mirror glass does not illuminate when: Customer vehicle (A) is slowly passing other vehicle, even if the vehicle is still in the alert area. Adjacent vehicle (B) driving

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2017-11-17 130000 VISIBILITY

Some customers may complain that the BSM indicator light on the outer mirror glass does not illuminate when: Customer vehicle (A) is slowly passing other vehicle, even if the vehicle is still in the alert area. Adjacent vehicle (B) driving

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2017-11-17 140000 AIR BAGS

Some customers may complain that the BSM indicator light on the outer mirror glass does not illuminate when: Customer vehicle (A) is slowly passing other vehicle, even if the vehicle is still in the alert area. Adjacent vehicle (B) driving

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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 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The MODE switch operation for the Mazda Radar Cruise Control (MRCC) system has been changed as follows: Previous – Press the MODE switch to switch to the cruise control function. New – Press the MODE switch and hold for 2 seconds_ to switc

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2017-11-02 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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2017-11-02 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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2021-02-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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2021-02-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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2020-10-02 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may exhibit that the SBS/SCBS warning light (amber) turns ON right after the engine is started with DTC U0420:68 [FSC] (Error signal received from electric power steering (EPS) control module) stored in memory. For Mazda6 and

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2017-05-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Active driving display caution (Update)

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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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2017-05-16 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Audio, navigation and phone concerns with Mazda connect Infotainment system. 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

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2017-05-16 353600 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:INFOTAINMENT

Audio, navigation and phone concerns with Mazda connect Infotainment system. 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

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2016-10-07 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Maintenance monitor engine oil data reset

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2016-10-07 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

2017 Mazda 3 and 6 – Do not update the Mazda connect system with an earlier version of software.

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2016-10-07 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

New IDs software version 102.00 and Update 102.01 is now available on MS3 IDs update 102.00 and 102.01 is now available on MS3 under the “IDs/Infotainment” tab.

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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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2017-02-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Stopper plates for air bag module connectors have been established as new service parts

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2017-02-08 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you experience issues with the current version of ID’s such as missing tools or modules not showing after completing a network test, be advised that we are aware of these issues and are working to resolve them. As a counter measure, it i

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2017-02-08 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

If you experience issues with the current version of ID’s such as missing tools or modules not showing after completing a network test, be advised that we are aware of these issues and are working to resolve them. As a counter measure, it i

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2017-01-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

All models – Stopper plates for air bag module coinnectors

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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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2016-12-13 130000 VISIBILITY

Door glass will not open (stuck in run channel). Some customers may experience that one or more of the door glasses will not open due to becoming stuck in the glass run channel . The root cause is still under investigation. To correct the p

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2016-12-13 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Air intake mode does not work after repair of rain sensor, FBCM, IC, PCM, or TCM. After performing any one of the following repairs, the air intake link at the blower unit may disengage and result in the HVAC systemnot switching between rec

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2016-12-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

Air intake mode does not work after repair of rain sensor, FBCM, IC, PCM, or TCM. After performing any one of the following repairs, the air intake link at the blower unit may disengage and result in the HVAC systemnot switching between rec

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2016-12-19 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

MAZDA Mobile start (MMS) cannot communicate with vehicle

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2017-02-14 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Owner Notification program ONP07 Mazda mobile start (MMS) system

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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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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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2017-02-27 350000 EQUIPMENT

RECALL 0516J UPDATED REPAIR PROCEDURE

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2017-02-17 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Squeak noise from front brakes and/or groove marks on front disc plate

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2021-01-25 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

DTC P0942:49 is missing from the Workshop Manual on MGSS. Follow the repair procedure below to repair the vehicle until the information is added.

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2021-01-25 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

DTC P0942:49 is missing from the Workshop Manual on MGSS. Follow the repair procedure below to repair the vehicle until the information is added.

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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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2020-10-02 010000 STEERING

Some vehicles may exhibit that the SBS/SCBS warning light (amber) turns ON right after the engine is started with DTC U0420:68 [FSC] (Error signal received from electric power steering (EPS) control module) stored in memory. For Mazda6 and

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2020-10-02 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may exhibit that the SBS/SCBS warning light (amber) turns ON right after the engine is started with DTC U0420:68 [FSC] (Error signal received from electric power steering (EPS) control module) stored in memory. For Mazda6 and

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2020-10-02 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Some vehicles may exhibit that the SBS/SCBS warning light (amber) turns ON right after the engine is started with DTC U0420:68 [FSC] (Error signal received from electric power steering (EPS) control module) stored in memory. For Mazda6 and

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2020-10-02 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

Some vehicles may exhibit that the SBS/SCBS warning light (amber) turns ON right after the engine is started with DTC U0420:68 [FSC] (Error signal received from electric power steering (EPS) control module) stored in memory. For Mazda6 and

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2020-07-28 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customer’s may complain that the front power window(s) do not operate after the vehicle has been parked outside during freezing temperatures. This may be caused by water that infiltrates into the power window regulator and freezes in t

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2020-07-28 130000 VISIBILITY

Some customer’s may complain that the front power window(s) do not operate after the vehicle has been parked outside during freezing temperatures. This may be caused by water that infiltrates into the power window regulator and freezes in t

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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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2020-07-09 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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2020-09-04 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some vehicles may exhibit that the SBS/SCBS warning light (amber) turns ON right after the engine is started with DTC U0420:68 [FSC] stored in memory. ï¿· DTC U0420:68 [Forward sensing camera (FSC)]: Error signal received from electric

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2020-09-04 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

Some vehicles may exhibit that the SBS/SCBS warning light (amber) turns ON right after the engine is started with DTC U0420:68 [FSC] stored in memory. ï¿· DTC U0420:68 [Forward sensing camera (FSC)]: Error signal received from electric

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2020-09-04 130000 VISIBILITY

Some vehicles may exhibit that the SBS/SCBS warning light (amber) turns ON right after the engine is started with DTC U0420:68 [FSC] stored in memory. ï¿· DTC U0420:68 [Forward sensing camera (FSC)]: Error signal received from electric

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2020-09-04 016000 STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

Some vehicles may exhibit that the SBS/SCBS warning light (amber) turns ON right after the engine is started with DTC U0420:68 [FSC] stored in memory. ï¿· DTC U0420:68 [Forward sensing camera (FSC)]: Error signal received from electric

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2020-09-04 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may exhibit that the SBS/SCBS warning light (amber) turns ON right after the engine is started with DTC U0420:68 [FSC] stored in memory. ï¿· DTC U0420:68 [Forward sensing camera (FSC)]: Error signal received from electric

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2020-09-21 130000 VISIBILITY

Some vehicles may exhibit a distorted image or no image from the rear mount camera when shifted into reverse. Due to friction, the coating of camera socket terminals may wear out, creating high electrical resistance. NOTE: The icons and the

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2020-09-21 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may exhibit a distorted image or no image from the rear mount camera when shifted into reverse. Due to friction, the coating of camera socket terminals may wear out, creating high electrical resistance. NOTE: The icons and the

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2020-09-21 284100 BACK OVER PREVENTION: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

Some vehicles may exhibit a distorted image or no image from the rear mount camera when shifted into reverse. Due to friction, the coating of camera socket terminals may wear out, creating high electrical resistance. NOTE: The icons and the

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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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2020-07-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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2020-07-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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2020-04-08 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about a rear view monitor display that is: ï¿· Blank (or may have backup camera warning message)ï¿· Distortedï¿· Blurryï¿· Fuzzy ï¿· Split screen (see attached video)ï¿· Grainy. The icons and t

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2020-04-08 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may complain about a rear view monitor display that is: ï¿· Blank (or may have backup camera warning message)ï¿· Distortedï¿· Blurryï¿· Fuzzy ï¿· Split screen (see attached video)ï¿· Grainy. The icons and t

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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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2019-12-17 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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2019-11-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about poor heater performance even after the engine reaches normal operating temperature. This may be caused by a plugged heater core. For 2014-2016 Mazda6 and 2013-2016 (US spec) / 2017 (Mexico spec) CX-5, the C

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2019-11-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about poor heater performance even after the engine reaches normal operating temperature. This may be caused by a plugged heater core. For 2014-2016 Mazda6 and 2013-2016 (US spec) / 2017 (Mexico spec) CX-5, the C

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2019-11-04 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some customers may complain about poor heater performance even after the engine reaches normal operating temperature. This may be caused by a plugged heater core. For 2014-2016 Mazda6 and 2013-2016 (US spec) / 2017 (Mexico spec) CX-5, the C

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2019-12-20 200000 WHEELS

Some vehicles may exhibit corrosion of the wheel nuts. This is caused by torsional stress concentrating on the tip of the wheel nut because of the thin and long shape of the nut, which damages the coating and causes the corrosion. To correc

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2019-12-20 020000 SUSPENSION

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking noise from the rear of the vehicle when driving over a road bump. Upon inspection of the rear suspension, the bump stop (bound stopper) of the rear shock absorber is coming out of the mounting rubber.Thi

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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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2019-11-14 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some customers may complain about a vibration through the driver and passenger seats at idle in (D)rive and (R)everse when the engine rpm drops down to 550. This vibration is caused by: 1.5L The No.3 and No.4 engine mount rubber hardening d

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2019-11-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain about a vibration through the driver and passenger seats at idle in (D)rive and (R)everse when the engine rpm drops down to 550. This vibration is caused by: 1.5L The No.3 and No.4 engine mount rubber hardening d

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2019-11-14 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may complain about a vibration through the driver and passenger seats at idle in (D)rive and (R)everse when the engine rpm drops down to 550. This vibration is caused by: 1.5L The No.3 and No.4 engine mount rubber hardening d

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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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2020-01-23 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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2019-12-13 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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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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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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2020-03-04 130000 VISIBILITY

Some customers may complain about a rear view monitor display that is: ï¿· Blank (or may have backup camera warning message) ï¿· Distorted ï¿· Blurry ï¿· Fuzzy ï¿· Split screen (see attached video) ï¿· Grainy. The icons a

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2020-03-04 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may complain about a rear view monitor display that is: ï¿· Blank (or may have backup camera warning message) ï¿· Distorted ï¿· Blurry ï¿· Fuzzy ï¿· Split screen (see attached video) ï¿· Grainy. The icons a

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2020-03-04 284100 BACK OVER PREVENTION: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

Some customers may complain about a rear view monitor display that is: ï¿· Blank (or may have backup camera warning message) ï¿· Distorted ï¿· Blurry ï¿· Fuzzy ï¿· Split screen (see attached video) ï¿· Grainy. The icons a

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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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2020-02-28 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

DTC P0942:49 TROUBLESHOOTING: P0942:49 is missing from the Workshop Manual on MGSS. Follow the repair procedure below to repair the vehicle until the information is added to the Workshop Manual.

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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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2019-11-26 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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2019-08-23 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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2019-04-05 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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2019-09-24 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some vehicles may exhibit a rattle / knock noise from the front disc brake caliper (1) when driving on a rough road surface.This is caused by the slide pin (1) hitting the mounting support (2) due to insufficient holding power of the dust b

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2019-09-24 034510 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER

Some vehicles may exhibit a rattle / knock noise from the front disc brake caliper (1) when driving on a rough road surface.This is caused by the slide pin (1) hitting the mounting support (2) due to insufficient holding power of the dust b

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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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2019-06-17 220000 SEATS

Some vehicles may exhibit a condition where the front seat cushion trim comes off the seat frame at the front end. This may be found on vehicles with all types of the seat trims (leather, leatherette and fabric). The front seat cushion is a

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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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2019-05-01 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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2019-05-01 020000 SUSPENSION

Some vehicles may experience a creaking noise from the front shock absorber when going over bumps. Upon inspection, the coil spring is found to be broken at the lower part without any trace of an accident. It may be found during maintenance

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2019-05-01 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some vehicles may experience a creaking noise from the front shock absorber when going over bumps. Upon inspection, the coil spring is found to be broken at the lower part without any trace of an accident. It may be found during maintenance

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2019-05-02 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some vehicles may experience a lack of power and the check engine light on with DTC P61B:00 stored in the PCM memory when driving in high temperatures at high elevations. DTC P061B:00 – [PCM] Internal control module torque calculation perfo

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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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2019-03-22 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Some vehicles may experience a lack of power and the check engine light on with DTC P61B:00 stored in the PCM memory when driving in high temperatures at high elevations. DTC P061B:00 – [PCM] Internal control module torque calculation perfo

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2019-03-22 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some vehicles may experience a lack of power and the check engine light on with DTC P61B:00 stored in the PCM memory when driving in high temperatures at high elevations. DTC P061B:00 – [PCM] Internal control module torque calculation perfo

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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 160000 STRUCTURE

Some customers may complain that the rear door seaming welt (1) comes off when stepping in and/or out of the vehicle. This is caused by the gripping force of the seaming welt being insufficient for frequent usage of the rear seat (vehicle u

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2019-03-27 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Some customers may complain that the rear door seaming welt (1) comes off when stepping in and/or out of the vehicle. This is caused by the gripping force of the seaming welt being insufficient for frequent usage of the rear seat (vehicle u

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2019-03-22 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some customers may experience a SBS/SCBS, LAS/LDWS and/or HBC warning light on. A system error message may also be found in the center display. DTC U3000:04-0A (Forward sensing camera (FSC) internal malfunction).Master Warning Light, Smart

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2019-03-22 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Some customers may experience a SBS/SCBS, LAS/LDWS and/or HBC warning light on. A system error message may also be found in the center display. DTC U3000:04-0A (Forward sensing camera (FSC) internal malfunction).Master Warning Light, Smart

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2019-03-22 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may experience a SBS/SCBS, LAS/LDWS and/or HBC warning light on. A system error message may also be found in the center display. DTC U3000:04-0A (Forward sensing camera (FSC) internal malfunction).Master Warning Light, Smart

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2019-03-22 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

Some customers may experience a SBS/SCBS, LAS/LDWS and/or HBC warning light on. A system error message may also be found in the center display. DTC U3000:04-0A (Forward sensing camera (FSC) internal malfunction).Master Warning Light, Smart

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2019-03-22 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

Some customers may experience a SBS/SCBS, LAS/LDWS and/or HBC warning light on. A system error message may also be found in the center display. DTC U3000:04-0A (Forward sensing camera (FSC) internal malfunction).Master Warning Light, Smart

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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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2018-12-11 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some customers may complain that the navigation brand icons are no longer shown after a navigation SD card update. This is caused by a navigation map supplier software change. Customers can set preferences if needed. Example: A customer ma

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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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2019-01-14 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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2018-11-27 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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2019-01-14 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 cold weather areas just after the RAPGARD is removed at PDI. This may be caused by moisture which has be

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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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2018-09-27 022110 SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking noise from the rear coil spring and/or the vehicle body sits lower in the rear. These symptoms may be caused by a broken rear coil spring at its lower side. This is caused by corrosion from dust between

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2018-09-27 160000 STRUCTURE

Some vehicles may exhibit a knocking noise from the rear coil spring and/or the vehicle body sits lower in the rear. These symptoms may be caused by a broken rear coil spring at its lower side. This is caused by corrosion from dust between

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2018-09-04 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some vehicles may experience a creaking noise from the front shock absorber when going over bumps. Upon inspection, the coil spring is found to be broken at the lower part without any trace of an accident. It may be found during maintenance

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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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2018-06-27 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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2018-06-25 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Some customer may complain about the CHECK ENGINE light ON while driving. When diagnosed, it is found that the PCM has stored DTC P0456 for evaporative gas leakage (extremely low). This may be caused by leakage detected from the catch tank

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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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2018-07-06 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about one or more warning lights ON when they start the vehicle during hot weather. The following DTC is stored in memory: U3000:98 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) stops functioning due to temporary high temperatu

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2018-07-06 264100 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

Some customers may complain about one or more warning lights ON when they start the vehicle during hot weather. The following DTC is stored in memory: U3000:98 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) stops functioning due to temporary high temperatu

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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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2018-07-10 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

Some customers who drive at elevations higher than 3,300 ft (1,000 m) may complain of a shift shock felt when shifting into 3rd, 5th and/or Reverse with no AT related DTCs stored. The symptom can be temporarily repaired using the AT initial

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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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2018-07-13 020000 SUSPENSION

Some vehicles may exhibit one or more of the following noises from the front suspension. A squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when turning the steering wheel at a vehicle stand still caused by stick-slip between the front strut b

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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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2018-10-25 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles equipped with MAZDA CONNECT may exhibit the following oil maintenance monitor concerns on the center display: The wrench light (Oil Change Due message) cannot be cleared using MAZDA CONNECT/Applications/Vehicle Status Monitor/

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2018-10-25 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some vehicles equipped with MAZDA CONNECT may exhibit the following oil maintenance monitor concerns on the center display: The wrench light (Oil Change Due message) cannot be cleared using MAZDA CONNECT/Applications/Vehicle Status Monitor/

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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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2018-05-08 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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2018-08-02 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Some customers may complain that the rear door seaming welt (1) comes off when stepping in and/or out of the vehicle. This is caused by the gripping force of the seaming welt being insufficient for frequent usage of the rear seat (vehicle u

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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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2018-02-22 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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2018-04-12 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some customers who drive at elevations higher than 3,300 ft (1,000 m) may complain of a shift shock felt when shifting into 3rd, 5th and/or Reverse with no AT related DTCs stored. The symptom can be temporarily repaired using the AT initial

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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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2018-04-02 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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2018-04-27 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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2018-02-14 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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2018-02-06 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

Some vehicles may exhibit rust/paint blisters (1) on the surface of the front side sill near the the scuff plates(2). This is likely caused by the driver’s or passenger’s shoe(s) contacting the side sill when stepping in and/or out of the v

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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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2018-01-02 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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2017-12-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If the BSM control module is replaced, Auto Configuration and BSM Radar Test must be performed: 1. Auto Configuration -When the ignition is switched ON, the blind spot monitoring (BSM) reads the vehicle specification information sent via CA

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2017-12-22 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about one or more warning lights ON when they start the vehicle during hot weather. The following DTCs are stored in memory: U3000:98 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) stops functioning due to temporary high tem

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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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2018-01-18 264100 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

Some customers may experience the following symptom relating to the Forward Sensing Camera (FSC)with DTC C1001:92 [Forward sensing camera (FSC) poor field of view] stored in memory.When the visibility out the windshieldis poor (i.e. fog or

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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 020000 SUSPENSION

Some vehicles may exhibit one or more of the following noises from the front suspension. A squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when turning the steering wheel at a vehicle standstill caused by stick-slip between the front strut be

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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 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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2018-03-05 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Some customers may complain that the Voice Recognition system does not recognize “Address” or “New Destination” navigation voice commands. This may be caused by faulty navigation SD card software. TheSD card has been updated to eliminate th

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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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2017-05-15 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 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain that when passing a vehicle slowly, even if the vehicle is still in the alert area, the BSM indicator light on the outer mirror glass does not illuminate. Customers who have owned previous Mazda vehicles are more

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2017-08-04 130000 VISIBILITY

Some customers may complain that when passing a vehicle slowly, even if the vehicle is still in the alert area, the BSM indicator light on the outer mirror glass does not illuminate. Customers who have owned previous Mazda vehicles are more

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2017-08-04 273000 LANE DEPARTURE: BLIND SPOT DETECTION

Some customers may complain that when passing a vehicle slowly, even if the vehicle is still in the alert area, the BSM indicator light on the outer mirror glass does not illuminate. Customers who have owned previous Mazda vehicles are more

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2017-08-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If a customer brings their vehicles in with DTC P2183:00 stored, repair the vehicle using the following Repair Procedure and Caution. P2183:00: ECT sensor No.2 circuit range/performance problem. This is caused by the ECT sensor No.2 locate

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2017-08-04 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

If a customer brings their vehicles in with DTC P2183:00 stored, repair the vehicle using the following Repair Procedure and Caution. P2183:00: ECT sensor No.2 circuit range/performance problem. This is caused by the ECT sensor No.2 locate

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2017-10-27 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain that the BSM indicator light on the outer mirror glass does not illuminate when: ? Customer vehicle (A) is slowly passing other vehicle, even if the vehicle is still in the alert area.? Adjacent vehicle (B) drivi

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2017-10-27 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Some customers may complain that the BSM indicator light on the outer mirror glass does not illuminate when: ? Customer vehicle (A) is slowly passing other vehicle, even if the vehicle is still in the alert area.? Adjacent vehicle (B) drivi

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2017-10-09 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain that when passing a vehicle slowly, even if the vehicle is still in the alert area, the BSM indicator light on the outer mirror glass does not illuminate. Customers who have owned previous Mazda vehicles are more

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2017-10-09 130000 VISIBILITY

Some customers may complain that when passing a vehicle slowly, even if the vehicle is still in the alert area, the BSM indicator light on the outer mirror glass does not illuminate. Customers who have owned previous Mazda vehicles are more

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2017-10-06 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about one or more warning lights ON when they start the vehicle during hot weather. The following DTCs are stored in memory: U3000:98 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) stops functioning due to temporary high tempera

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2017-10-06 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Some customers may complain about one or more warning lights ON when they start the vehicle during hot weather. The following DTCs are stored in memory: U3000:98 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) stops functioning due to temporary high tempera

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2017-10-06 284000 BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about one or more warning lights ON when they start the vehicle during hot weather. The following DTCs are stored in memory: U3000:98 – Forward sensing camera (FSC) stops functioning due to temporary high tempera

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2017-10-05 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Some customers who drive at elevations higher than 3,300 ft (1,000 m) may complain of a shift shock felt when shifting into 3rd, 5th and/or Reverse with no AT related DTCs stored. The symptom can be temporarily repaired using the AT initial

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2017-10-05 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Some customers who drive at elevations higher than 3,300 ft (1,000 m) may complain of a shift shock felt when shifting into 3rd, 5th and/or Reverse with no AT related DTCs stored. The symptom can be temporarily repaired using the AT initial

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2017-08-18 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may complain about one or more warning lights on when they start the vehicle during hot weather. The combination of warning lights mentioned by the customer may include: SCBS, LDWS, HBC. Instrument Cluster Multi-Information D

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2017-08-18 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Some customers may complain about one or more warning lights on when they start the vehicle during hot weather. The combination of warning lights mentioned by the customer may include: SCBS, LDWS, HBC. Instrument Cluster Multi-Information D

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2017-08-25 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

If a customer brings their vehicles in with DTC P2183:00 stored, repair the vehicle using the following Repair Procedure and Caution. P2183:00: ECT sensor No.2 circuit range/performance problem. This is caused by the ECT sensor No.2 locate

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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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2017-08-11 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some vehicles may exhibit a squeak noise when applying the brakes and/or groove marks (A) on the front disc plates. This is caused by abrasive metal from the front disc plate sticking to the brake pad, which damages the disc plate over time

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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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2017-09-12 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

Due to a change in the 2017 Mazda3, Mazda6 and 2018 CX-9 A-pillar wiring harness, the EC Mirror w/compass / EC Mirror w/compass + Homelink installation instructions have been updated.

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2017-09-12 135100 VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:INTERIOR

Due to a change in the 2017 Mazda3, Mazda6 and 2018 CX-9 A-pillar wiring harness, the EC Mirror w/compass / EC Mirror w/compass + Homelink installation instructions have been updated.

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2017-09-12 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Due to a change in the 2017 Mazda3, Mazda6 and 2018 CX-9 A-pillar wiring harness, the EC Mirror w/compass / EC Mirror w/compass + Homelink installation instructions have been updated.

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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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2017-09-11 162700 STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

Some vehicles may exhibit paint rust/blister on the vertical surface of the trunk lid. This is caused by silica contained in snow-melting agents adhering to the trunk lid. To correct this issue, the thickness of the clear coat has been incr

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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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2017-07-21 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some vehicles may exhibit a squeak noise when applying the brakes and/or groove marks (A) on the front disc plates. This is caused by abrasive metal from the front disc plate sticking to the brake pad, which damages the disc plate over time

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2017-07-12 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

Some vehicles may experience one or more of the following conditions with the driver and/or passenger side power window(s): ? The window glass will not raise/lower. The window suddenly stops operating while being raised/lowered. The win

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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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2017-06-30 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may experience that one or more of the door glasses will not open due to becoming stuck in the glass run channel. The root cause is still under investigation. To correct the problem, the parts source will be changed.

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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 354000 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

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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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

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

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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2016-07-08 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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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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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 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may complain about one or more warning lights on when they start the vehicle during hot weather. The combination of warning lights mentioned by the customer may include: SCBS, LDWS, HBC. Instrument Cluster Multi-Information D

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

2017-07-21 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

Some customers may complain about one or more warning lights on when they start the vehicle during hot weather. The combination of warning lights mentioned by the customer may include: SCBS, LDWS, HBC. Instrument Cluster Multi-Information D

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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 (Advanced 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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2017-03-16 010000 STEERING

Some vehicles may exhibit one or more of the following noises from the front suspension. A squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when turning the steering wheel at a vehicle standstill caused by stick-slip between the front strut b

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2017-03-16 020000 SUSPENSION

Some vehicles may exhibit one or more of the following noises from the front suspension. A squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when turning the steering wheel at a vehicle standstill caused by stick-slip between the front strut b

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2017-03-16 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

Some vehicles may exhibit one or more of the following noises from the front suspension. A squeaking noise from the front shock absorber when turning the steering wheel at a vehicle standstill caused by stick-slip between the front strut b

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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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2017-03-03 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 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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2016-07-22 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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2016-08-10 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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2017-03-27 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH MAZDA RADAR CRUISE CONTROL (MRCC) WILL NOT SET (THE SYSTEM STAYS ON STANDBY) IF THE DRIVER’S SEAT BELT IS NOT FASTENED. THIS IS A NORMAL CONDITION. DO NOT PERFORM ANY REPAIRS FOR THIS CONDITION.

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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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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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2016-08-16 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

THE 2017 MAZDA3 AND MAZDA6 HAVE THE LATEST MAZDA CONNECT SOFTWARE (VERSION 59). DO NOT ATTEMPT TO UPDATE WITH THE SOFTWARE VERSION AVAILABLE ON MS3 (VERSION 55). IF YOU UPDATE TO AN EARLIER VERSION OF SOFTWARE, THE CMU WILL NEED TO BE SENT

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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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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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2017-03-10 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING ADVANCED KEYLESS ENTRY SYSTEM MALFUNCTIONS: (1) KEY FOB AND/OR DOOR REQUEST SWITCH DOES NOT OPERATE. (2) DOOR LOCKS REPEATEDLY LOCK AND UNLOCK WHEN APPROACHING THE VEHICLE WITH THE ADVANCED

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