Mazda3 MY2014-2016, Mazda6 and Mazda CX-5 MY2012-2018

SIAR Code: 30178
Category: Motor Vehicles, Parts & Accessories
Source: Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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Publication Date: Oct 10, 2019
Risk Level: Other
Product Description: Mazda3 (BM)
Model Years 2014-2016

Mazda6 (GJ, GL)
Model Years 2012-2018

Mazda CX-5 (KE, KF)
Model Years 2012-2018

Diesel vehicles only

35 476 affected vehicles
Product Brand: Mazda Australia
Period Sold: 26 January 2012 - 10 August 2018
Defect Description: The affected vehicles may accumulate carbon deposits in the intake shutter valve, in addition to premature wear of certain engine components.
Recommendations / Warnings: Mazda Australia will contact all affected owners to arrange a time to book vehicle in for repairs, once parts become available. Owners will be advised to present their vehicles to have the affected components inspected and repaired, where required, and also complete a software update to the Engine Control Module, at no charge.
Risks: Injuries and Laceration