Vehicles Affected: Approximately 150 model-year 2019 Mazda CX-9 SUVs
The Problem: Rubber compound used for prototype production was accidentally mixed into rubber compound for standard production, leading to diminished tire tread strength, tread separation and instability, increasing the risk of a crash.
Mazda said it is not aware of any related incidents or injuries.
The Fix: A remedy is not yet available.
What Owners Should Do: Mazda will begin notifying owners once a remedy has been developed. Owners can call the automaker at 800-222-5500, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.
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