Safety Recall 3019A Transmission Control Module Software Concern – 2016-2019 Mazda MX-5 (ND)

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V072
Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations
Components POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected 14,370

 

Transmission Software May Cause Abrupt Downshift

If the vehicle abruptly downshifts, the driver may lose control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2016-2019 MX-5 (Miata) vehicles with automatic transmissions. Due to incorrect programming of the Transmission Control Module (TCM), certain conditions may cause the vehicle to unexpectedly downshift and abruptly decelerate.

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Rust on Liftgate Opening – 2013-2016 Mazda CX-5

Subject:

RUST ON LIFTGATE OPENING

Bulletin No: 09-039/15
Last Issued: 10/07/2015

 

APPLICABLE

2013-2016 CX-5 vehicles with VINs lower than  (produced before June 7, 2015)

 

DESCRIPTION

Some vehicles may exhibit rust (A) on the liftgate opening around the left and/or right side stopper (B). The paint in this area may be thinner than normal due to production variances.

rust (A) on the liflgate

 

The production process has been improved to eliminate this concern.

Customers having this concern should have their vehicle repaired using the following repair procedure.

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Club & Launch Edition – Service Parts Information – 2013-2016 Mazda MX-5/Miata

REFERENCE NO: RF-16-01

DATE: January 27, 2016

 

SUBJECT: 2013-16 MX-5/MlATA CLUB & LAUNCH EDITION – SERVICE PARTS INFORMATION


Certain parts used on the 2013 – 2016 MX-5/Miata Club and Launch Editions were added by MNAO’s port facilities or dealers and are not shown in the GEPC. Refer to the illustrations below to order service parts.

Installation instructions are available on the Accessory eCatalog:

(MXConnect⇒Accessories⇒Accessory⇒eCatalog)

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Mazda Connect Software Version 55.00.760 Avaliable – 2014-2016 Mazda

SA51

Title

MAZDA CONNECT SOFTWARE VERSI ON SS.00 .7 60 AVAILABLE

 

Content

MAZDA CONNECT SOFTWARE VERSION 55.00.760 AVAILABLE

Mazda Connect software version 55.00.760 is now available on MS3. Use this version for all MAZDA CONNECT updates, including OPEN SSP98 vehicles. If SSP98 is CLOSED, use TSB 09024/16 to repair the vehicles. Click on ” IDS/ Infotainment”, then “Mazda Conned Updates” to download it . Update your USB drives according to the instructions in TSB 09024/16.

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Audio Panel Edges are Wrinkled / Peeling – 2016 Mazda CX-5

Subject:

AUDIO PANEL EDGES ARE WRINKLED / PEELING

Bulletin No: 09-026/16
Last Issued: 04/25/2016

 

APPLICABLE MODEL(S)/VINS

2016 CX-5 vehicles with VINs lower than JM3KE******779769 (produced before February 15, 2016)

 

DESCRIPTION

Some customers may notice that the audio panel (or center panel) is wrinkled or peeling at the edges, causing a poor appearance concern.

wrinkled or peeling

 

Protective tape has been added to the audio panel to eliminate this concern.

Customers having this concern should have their vehicle repaired using the following repair procedure.

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