MAZDA RECALL – 2010-2011 YEAR

February 9, 2017 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 17V082000

Seat Lifter Links may Crack or Separate

If the driver cannot maintain an appropriate driving position, there is an increased risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V082000

Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations

Components SEATS

Potential Number of Units Affected 173,859

Summary

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2011 Mazda2 and 2010-2011 Mazda3 and Mazdaspeed3 vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the seat height adjustment lifter links may break or detach from the seat frame and the seat angle may incline causing the driver to not be able to maintain an appropriate driving position.

Remedy

Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the seat lifter links and install a reinforcement bracket to the lifter links, or replace the entire seat adjuster unit, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 31, 2017. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda’s number for this recall is 0917B.

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
MAZDA MAZDA2 2011
MAZDA MAZDA3 2010-2011
MAZDA MAZDASPEED3 2010-2011

 



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