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
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.
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.
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)
3 Associated Document(s)
Defect Notice 573 ReportRCLRPT-21V494-1893.PDF