2006 Mazda 3 Recalls

Launch Date 19/07/2007
Recalls Number R/2007/100
Make MAZDA
Recalls Model Information MAZDA 3 MPS
ENGINE MOUNTING BOLT MAY FAIL
No 4 Engine mounting tightening bolt may loosen if a sudden acceleration is repeatedly carried out. If vehicle is continually used under such conditions No 4 mounting bolt may drop off and break allowing transmission to be out of position and in the worst case the driveshaft may detach resulting in loss of drive.
Recall affected vehicles to check mounting bolt torque and if necessary replace bolt with modified version.
Vehicle Numbers 430
Manufacturer Ref
Model 3
VIN Start JMZBK14L681595899
VIN End JMZBK14L681628171
Build Start 13/07/2006
Build End 16/05/2007

Launch Date 19/07/2007
Recalls Number R/2007/100
Make MAZDA
Recalls Model Information MAZDA 3 MPS
ENGINE MOUNTING BOLT MAY FAIL
No 4 Engine mounting tightening bolt may loosen if a sudden acceleration is repeatedly carried out. If vehicle is continually used under such conditions No 4 mounting bolt may drop off and break allowing transmission to be out of position and in the worst case the driveshaft may detach resulting in loss of drive.
Recall affected vehicles to check mounting bolt torque and if necessary replace bolt with modified version.
Vehicle Numbers 430
Manufacturer Ref
Model 3
VIN Start JMZBK14L671534993
VIN End JMZBK14L671595664
Build Start 13/07/2006
Build End 16/05/2007

Launch Date 19/07/2007
Recalls Number R/2007/100
Make MAZDA
Recalls Model Information MAZDA 3 MPS
ENGINE MOUNTING BOLT MAY FAIL
No 4 Engine mounting tightening bolt may loosen if a sudden acceleration is repeatedly carried out. If vehicle is continually used under such conditions No 4 mounting bolt may drop off and break allowing transmission to be out of position and in the worst case the driveshaft may detach resulting in loss of drive.
Recall affected vehicles to check mounting bolt torque and if necessary replace bolt with modified version.
Vehicle Numbers 430
Manufacturer Ref
Model 3
VIN Start JMZBK14L601540132
VIN End JMZBK14l601623471
Build Start 13/07/2006
Build End 16/05/2007

Launch Date 09/02/2009
Recalls Number R/2008/194
Make MAZDA
Recalls Model Information Mazda 3 5 6 and 6 Wagon (fitted with RF Diesel engine)
ENGINE REVS MAY INCREASE INADVERTENTLY
It is possible that white smoke can occur from the exhaust pipe and engine speed may increase whilst driving.
Recall affected vehicles and replace Power Control Module.
Vehicle Numbers 15854
Manufacturer Ref
Model 3
VIN Start JMZBK******584967
VIN End JMZBK******818514
Build Start 26/12/2006
Build End 05/11/2008

Launch Date 13/11/2001
Recalls Number R/2001/124
Make MAZDA
Recalls Model Information 323 (BJ) and Premacy (CP)
FUEL TANK HEATSHIELD MAY BECOME INSECURE
The rivets securing the fuel tank heatshield may corrode and break causing the heatshield to rattle excessively.
Recall affected vehicles and replace rivets with nuts and bolts.
Vehicle Numbers 20348
Manufacturer Ref
Model 323
VIN Start JMZ BJ*** **100001 to JMZ BJ*** **298749 (323)
VIN End
Build Start
Build End 30/06/2000

Launch Date 08/04/2008
Recalls Number R/2008/050
Make MAZDA
Recalls Model Information 3 & 5
ENGINE MOUNTING MAY FAIL UNDER SUDDEN ACCELERATION
It has been identified that the number 4 engine mounting bolt may not have been tightened to the correct torque during production. This could result in the engine mounting failing under sudden acceleration.
Recalled vehicles will have the mounting bolt checked for compliance. Should the torque on the subject bolt be found to be outside of the specification.The appropriate action as described in the technical instruction will be applied as necessary.
Vehicle Numbers 3965
Manufacturer Ref
Model 3
VIN Start JMZBK14R601585492
VIN End JMZBK14R601670599
Build Start 26/12/2006
Build End 06/09/2007

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