Safety and Emissions Recall 4520F: 2020 Mazda CX-30 AWD Fuel Leak from Rear of Vehicle

June 12, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V347000

Disconnected Vent Hose May Cause Fuel Leak

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may increase the risk of a fire. Additionally, the engine may stall while driving, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V347

Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations

Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Potential Number of Units Affected 12,097

 

Summary

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2020 CX-30 vehicles equipped with all-wheel drive. The evaporative vent hose for the fuel tank may be disconnected, possibly allowing fuel to leak from the charcoal canister vent at the rear of the vehicle.

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Safety Recall 4420F: 2020 Mazda CX-30 & 2020 Mazda3 Front Brake Caliper Bolts May Loosen

June 12, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V346000

Front Brake Caliper Bolts May Loosen and Fall Off

Loose brake calipers can reduce braking performance or interfere with wheel rotation, affecting vehicle handling. Either of these scenarios can increase the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V346

Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations

Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Potential Number of Units Affected 24,037

 

Summary

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2020 CX-30 and Mazda3 vehicles. The front brake caliper mounting bolts may not have been tightened properly during assembly, possibly allowing the calipers to loosen.

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SA-002-20 – Wireless Charging Pad Installation Instructions Correction – Mazda

NHTSA ID Number: 10170822

Manufacturer Communication Number: SA-002-20

Summary

WIRELESS CHARGING PAD INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS CORRECTION: Section 6 of the Wireless Charging Pad instructions call for the use of an “ultrasonic cutter” to cut a rectangular hole for the harness to pass through and to serve as an access point to pop the wireless charger base out should service be required. Since an “ultrasonic cutter” is not readily available, follow the Repair Procedure to cut the rectangular hole.

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Safety Recall 4320A – 2016 Mazda CX-5 Daytime Running Lights May Fail

February 6, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V063000

Daytime Running Lights May Fail

If the DRL fails, the vehicle’s visibility may be reduced to other drivers on the road, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V063

Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations

Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Potential Number of Units Affected 36,761

 

Summary

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2016 CX-5 vehicles. The LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL) may fail while driving.

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2019 Mazda3 – Sudden Deceleration from False Brake Activation – Safety Recall 4219L

December 19, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V907000

Emergency Braking Can Activate Unexpectedly

Stopping the vehicle unexpectedly increases the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V907

Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations

Components FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

Potential Number of Units Affected 35,390

 

Summary

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Mazda3 vehicles. The Smart Brake System (SBS) can falsely detect an obstacle while driving, activating the automatic emergency braking system and suddenly stopping the vehicle.

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