2020 MAZDA MX-5

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207 Service Alerts for 2020 MAZDA MX-5

Date Description
May 25, 2022 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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May 24, 2022 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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May 23, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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May 23, 2022 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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May 23, 2022 346000 COMMUNICATION:MANUFACTURER TELEMATICS

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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May 23, 2022 353600 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:INFOTAINMENT

Use the symptom troubleshooting tables to diagnose MAZDA CONNECT concerns.

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April 8, 2022 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 spe

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April 8, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

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 spe

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April 5, 2022 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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April 4, 2022 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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April 4, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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April 27, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Apple CarPlay / Android Auto Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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April 27, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

Apple CarPlay / Android Auto Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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March 18, 2022 020000 SUSPENSION

Some vehicles may exhibit a clunk noise from rear suspension when driving at low speeds and/or turning due to the rattling of the bush of the upper lateral link in the rear hub support. Dimensional variation of the bush boots in the rear hu

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March 18, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may exhibit a clunk noise from rear suspension when driving at low speeds and/or turning due to the rattling of the bush of the upper lateral link in the rear hub support. Dimensional variation of the bush boots in the rear hu

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March 18, 2022 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some vehicles may exhibit a clunk noise from rear suspension when driving at low speeds and/or turning due to the rattling of the bush of the upper lateral link in the rear hub support. Dimensional variation of the bush boots in the rear hu

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March 17, 2022 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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March 17, 2022 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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March 29, 2022 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

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

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March 9, 2022 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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March 9, 2022 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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March 9, 2022 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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March 25, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

In support of the new Mazda MX-5 and CX-3, Mazda will make available for loan on as-needed basis, a Special Service Tool (SST) to allow for the radar aiming of the blind spot monitoring (BSM) system. The BSM radar aiming is performed whenev

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March 25, 2022 273000 LANE DEPARTURE: BLIND SPOT DETECTION

In support of the new Mazda MX-5 and CX-3, Mazda will make available for loan on as-needed basis, a Special Service Tool (SST) to allow for the radar aiming of the blind spot monitoring (BSM) system. The BSM radar aiming is performed whenev

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March 17, 2022 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

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

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September 24, 2021 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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September 13, 2021 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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September 13, 2021 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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February 10, 2022 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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February 28, 2022 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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February 28, 2022 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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February 4, 2022 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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February 4, 2022 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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February 14, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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February 23, 2022 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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February 23, 2022 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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February 23, 2022 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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February 23, 2022 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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January 11, 2022 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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January 11, 2022 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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January 11, 2022 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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January 11, 2022 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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December 21, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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December 13, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Door Lock Will Not Work Using Remote Transmitter and Engine Will Not Start: Some customers may experience all of following symptoms: 1. The door lock/unlock operation will not work using the remote transmitter button. 2. The door lock/un

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December 13, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Door Lock Will Not Work Using Remote Transmitter and Engine Will Not Start: Some customers may experience all of following symptoms: 1. The door lock/unlock operation will not work using the remote transmitter button. 2. The door lock/un

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December 19, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

MAZDA Mobile start (MMS) cannot communicate with vehicle

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November 16, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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November 16, 2021 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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November 4, 2021 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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November 4, 2021 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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November 19, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

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

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November 19, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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November 16, 2021 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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November 16, 2021 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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November 10, 2020 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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November 17, 2020 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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October 8, 2021 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

Some vehicles may experience that the A/C does not blow cold air (blows warm air) due to a refrigerant leak. This is caused by a crack in the cooler pipe (HI) A (1) due to engine vibration. To correct this issue, the material and thickness

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October 8, 2021 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Some vehicles may experience that the A/C does not blow cold air (blows warm air) due to a refrigerant leak. This is caused by a crack in the cooler pipe (HI) A (1) due to engine vibration. To correct this issue, the material and thickness

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October 13, 2021 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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October 13, 2021 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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September 1, 2021 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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September 1, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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September 24, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

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September 24, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

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

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September 13, 2021 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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August 17, 2021 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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August 6, 2021 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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August 10, 2021 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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August 10, 2021 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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August 24, 2021 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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August 24, 2021 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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July 19, 2021 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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July 9, 2021 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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July 9, 2021 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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July 8, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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June 25, 2021 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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June 25, 2021 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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June 4, 2021 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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June 4, 2021 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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June 15, 2021 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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June 9, 2021 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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June 24, 2021 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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June 10, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some customers may experience all of following symptoms: The door lock/unlock operation will not work using the remote transmitter button. The door lock/unlock operation will not work using the door lock/release touch sensor. The engine wil

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June 10, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some customers may experience all of following symptoms: The door lock/unlock operation will not work using the remote transmitter button. The door lock/unlock operation will not work using the door lock/release touch sensor. The engine wil

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June 10, 2021 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

Some customers may experience all of following symptoms: The door lock/unlock operation will not work using the remote transmitter button. The door lock/unlock operation will not work using the door lock/release touch sensor. The engine wil

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June 1, 2021 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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June 7, 2021 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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May 4, 2021 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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May 18, 2021 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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May 18, 2021 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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May 18, 2021 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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May 18, 2021 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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May 13, 2021 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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May 5, 2021 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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May 5, 2021 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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May 5, 2021 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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May 7, 2021 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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May 7, 2021 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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May 7, 2021 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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May 11, 2021 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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April 26, 2021 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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April 8, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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March 8, 2021 150000 SEAT BELTS

Some vehicles may experience a seat belt that retracts slowly. This is caused by the seat belt, seat belt guide and seat belt anchor (A) accumulating dust and dirt from hands and/or from the outside when driving with the top down. An increa

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March 15, 2021 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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February 2, 2021 130000 VISIBILITY

Some customers may complain that the Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM) system is inoperative. The symptoms may include: When the ignition is switched ON, the warning indicator light turns ON momentarily and then turns off after a few seconds. T

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February 2, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some customers may complain that the Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM) system is inoperative. The symptoms may include: When the ignition is switched ON, the warning indicator light turns ON momentarily and then turns off after a few seconds. T

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February 8, 2021 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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February 8, 2021 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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February 1, 2021 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

Some vehicles may experience that the A/C does not blow cold air (blows warm air) due to a refrigerant leak. This is caused by a crack in the cooler pipe (HI) A (1) due to engine vibration. To correct this issue, the material and thickness

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October 22, 2020 118420 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ADAS:BLINDSPOT:SENSORS

In support of the new Mazda MX-5 and CX-3, Mazda will make available for loan on an ⿿as-needed⿝ basis, a Special Service Tool (SST) to allow for the radar aiming of the blind spot monitoring (BSM) system. The BSM radar aiming is p

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December 14, 2020 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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January 21, 2021 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 be caused by moisture which has

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December 19, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

MAZDA Mobile start (MMS) cannot communicate with vehicle

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January 4, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

Some vehicles may exhibit scratches (1) on the rear of the seat back bar garnish (2) from contact with the convertible top (3). Due to assembly variations, the clearance between the seat back bar garnish and the convertible top is too small

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January 26, 2021 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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January 26, 2021 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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January 21, 2021 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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January 26, 2021 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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January 26, 2021 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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January 26, 2021 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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January 21, 2021 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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January 21, 2021 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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January 21, 2021 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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January 21, 2021 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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November 18, 2020 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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November 18, 2020 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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January 21, 2021 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

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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January 21, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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January 21, 2021 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

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

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January 21, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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November 17, 2020 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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October 28, 2020 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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October 28, 2020 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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October 15, 2020 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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October 15, 2020 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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October 12, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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May 11, 2020 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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October 22, 2020 130000 VISIBILITY

In support of the new Mazda MX-5 and CX-3, Mazda will make available for loan on an ⿿as-needed⿝ basis, a Special Service Tool (SST) to allow for the radar aiming of the blind spot monitoring (BSM) system. The BSM radar aiming is p

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October 22, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

In support of the new Mazda MX-5 and CX-3, Mazda will make available for loan on an ⿿as-needed⿝ basis, a Special Service Tool (SST) to allow for the radar aiming of the blind spot monitoring (BSM) system. The BSM radar aiming is p

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July 20, 2020 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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June 11, 2020 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

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

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August 3, 2020 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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August 3, 2020 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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September 15, 2020 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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September 15, 2020 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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July 15, 2020 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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July 15, 2020 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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August 18, 2020 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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July 6, 2020 354000 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

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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December 19, 2019 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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December 19, 2019 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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October 30, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Currently, Mazda does not have a way to cut the auxiliary keys for the new style remote transmitter as they use a different key code than the previous transmitter key. Follow the repair procedure if one or both auxiliary keys are lost:

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October 30, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Currently, Mazda does not have a way to cut the auxiliary keys for the new style remote transmitter as they use a different key code than the previous transmitter key. Follow the repair procedure if one or both auxiliary keys are lost:

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December 18, 2019 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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December 18, 2019 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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December 5, 2019 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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December 5, 2019 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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January 23, 2020 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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January 23, 2020 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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January 23, 2020 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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March 4, 2020 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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January 9, 2020 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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January 9, 2020 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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January 9, 2020 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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January 9, 2020 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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January 9, 2020 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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January 7, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

Some vehicles may exhibit scratches (1) on the rear of the seat back bar garnish (2) from contact with the convertible top (3).Due to assembly variations, the clearance between the seat back bar garnish and the convertible top is too small

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January 7, 2020 220000 SEATS

Some vehicles may exhibit scratches (1) on the rear of the seat back bar garnish (2) from contact with the convertible top (3).Due to assembly variations, the clearance between the seat back bar garnish and the convertible top is too small

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December 17, 2019 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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December 17, 2019 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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December 17, 2019 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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January 13, 2020 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

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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January 13, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some vehicles may experience stains appearing on the hood, roof and/or trunk of the vehicle. This concern is most likely to be found in a cold weather areas just after the RAPGARD is removed at PDI. This may be caused by moisture which has

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January 13, 2020 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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January 13, 2020 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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January 15, 2020 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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January 15, 2020 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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January 15, 2020 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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January 9, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

AUXILIARY KEY CUTTING TEMPORARY PROCEDURE: Currently, Mazda does not have a way to cut the auxiliary keys for the new style remote transmitter as they use a different key code than the previous transmitter key. Follow the repair procedure i

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March 12, 2020 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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March 12, 2020 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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March 12, 2020 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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March 12, 2020 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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November 5, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

On the 2019 Mazda3 (BP) and and all 2020 Mazda vehicles (except CX-3), the CR2032 button cell battery is required for the new type remote transmitter. If it is mistakenly replaced with the conventional CR2025 used in the previous type remot

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November 5, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

On the 2019 Mazda3 (BP) and and all 2020 Mazda vehicles (except CX-3), the CR2032 button cell battery is required for the new type remote transmitter. If it is mistakenly replaced with the conventional CR2025 used in the previous type remot

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March 11, 2020 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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March 11, 2020 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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March 3, 2020 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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March 3, 2020 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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February 26, 2020 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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December 13, 2019 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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December 13, 2019 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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December 13, 2019 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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December 13, 2019 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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December 19, 2019 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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December 19, 2019 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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December 19, 2019 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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February 26, 2020 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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February 11, 2020 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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February 18, 2020 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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February 18, 2020 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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December 13, 2019 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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December 13, 2019 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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December 13, 2019 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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September 25, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Customers having MAZDA CONNECT concerns should have their vehicle repaired using the following repair procedure. NOTE: Before proceeding: Confirm that the Connectivity Master Unit (CMU) is updated to the latest software version. Go to MGSS

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September 25, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Customers having MAZDA CONNECT concerns should have their vehicle repaired using the following repair procedure. NOTE: Before proceeding: Confirm that the Connectivity Master Unit (CMU) is updated to the latest software version. Go to MGSS

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September 25, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Customers having MAZDA CONNECT concerns should have their vehicle repaired using the following repair procedure. NOTE: Before proceeding: Confirm that the Connectivity Master Unit (CMU) is updated to the latest software version. Go to MGSS

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