Air Bag Cover Emblem May Shatter

Recall Date: 2021-07-01

Source Link: https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=21V494000&refurl=rss



Plastic fragments can hit occupants during air bag deployment, increasing the risk of injury.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V494000

Manufacturer: Mazda North American Operations

Components: EQUIPMENT, AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected: 260915

Summary:
Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2004-2007 Mazda3 vehicles. During air bag deployment, the plastic emblem on the steering wheel air bag module cover may shatter, and project plastic fragments into the vehicle.

Remedy:
Dealers will replace the air bag module cover, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed August 28, 2021. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500 Option 4. Mazda's number for this recall is 4921G.

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.nhtsa.gov.



4 Affected Product(s)

Vehicle

MAZDAMAZDA32005

Vehicle

MAZDAMAZDA32004

Vehicle

MAZDAMAZDA32007

Vehicle

MAZDAMAZDA32006


3 Associated Document(s)

Recall Acknowledgement
RCAK-21V494-9915.pdf 725946KB

Chronology
RMISC-21V494-7036.pdf 232096KB

Defect Notice 573 Report
RCLRPT-21V494-1893.PDF 215382KB


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