2012 Mazda Mazda6 Recalls

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    14V114000
    Recall Date
    03/11/2014
    Component
    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
    Summary

    MAZDA NORTH AMERICA OPERATIONS (MAZDA) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010-2012 MAZDA6 VEHICLES MANUFACTURED SEPTEMBER 14, 2009, THROUGH MAY 2, 2011, AND EQUIPPED WITH 2.5L ENGINE. IN THE AFFECTED VEHICLES, SPIDERS MAY WEAVE A WEB IN THE EVAPORATIVE CANISTER VENT HOSE, BLOCKING IT AND CAUSING THE FUEL TANK TO HAVE AN EXCESSIVE AMOUNT OF NEGATIVE PRESSURE.

    Consequence

    NEGATIVE PRESSURE COULD CAUSE THE FUEL TANK TO CRACK RESULTING IN A FUEL LEAK, INCREASING THE RISK OF A FIRE.

    What Owners Should Do

    MAZDA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPROGRAM THE POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE AND INSPECT AND CLEAN THE CANISTER VENT LINE. IF A WEB WAS FOUND IN THE LINE, THE FUEL TANK AND CHECK VALVE ON CANISTER VENT LINE WILL BE REPLACED. THESE REPAIRS WILL BE DONE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN APRIL 2014. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500. MAZDA'S RECALL NUMBER ASSOCIATED WITH THIS CAMPAIGN IS 7214C.

  • Recall Number
    13V425000
    Recall Date
    09/24/2013
    Component
    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
    Summary

    MAZDA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2009-2013 MAZDA6 VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FEBRUARY 4, 2008, THROUGH AUGUST 24, 2012. THE DOOR LATCH MOUNTING SCREWS MAY BECOME LOOSE.

    Consequence

    IF ALL THREE DOOR LATCH MOUNTING SCREWS BECOME EXCESSIVELY LOOSE THE DOOR LATCH MECHANISM WOULD NOT ENGAGE AND THE DOOR MIGHT OPEN WHILE THE VEHICLE IS IN MOTION INCREASING THE RISK OF ACCIDENT OR INJURY.

    What Owners Should Do

    MAZDA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL APPLY A THREAD LOCKING ADHESIVE TO THE DOOR SCREWS AND RETORQUE THEM, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN BY OCTOBER 18, 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500. MAZDA'S RECALL NUMBER IS 7013I.

What Should You Do?

Contact your dealer as soon as possible
Every recall is serious, so it’s important that you contact an authorized service center as soon as possible to make an appointment to get it fixed.