3219D – Windshield Wipers may become Inoperable – 2016-2018 Mazda3

April 4, 2019

Windshield Wipers may become Inoperable

Reduced visibility while driving can increase the risk of crash.


NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V272

Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations


Potential Number of Units Affected 187,798



Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Mazda3 vehicles. A defective windshield wiper relay may cause the windshield wipers to become inoperative, reducing the driver’s visibility.



Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front body control module with a new module which uses an improved wiper relay design, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 3, 2019. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500, option 4. Mazda’s number for this recall is 3219D.



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.safercar.gov.


Check if your Mazda has a Recall

3 Affected Products


MAZDA MAZDA3 2016-2018

3 Associated Documents

Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-19V272-7880.pdf 245.776KB

Download (PDF, 240KB)


RMISC-19V272-2734.pdf 8.272KB

Download (PDF, 8KB)

Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V272-2213.PDF 213.921KB

Download (PDF, 209KB)

Recalls Documents



Bestseller No. 1
Prestone AS657 Bug Wash Windshield Washer Fluid, 128 Ounces
  • Advanced windshield washer fluid removes bug residue, road grime, bird droppings, and tree sap from windshields
  • Power Cleaner penetrates the toughest residues, breaking down and removing up to 99.99 percent of all bugs
  • Bug Stopper forms a barrier to help stop bugs, road grime, and other residues from sticking to your windshield
  • Water Repellent Advanced Beading repels rain for streak-free driving visibility
  • Cleans to a powerful streak-free shine with a fresh citrus scent
Bestseller No. 2
Prestone AS658 Deluxe 3-in-1 Windshield Washer Fluid, 1 Gallon
  • This item has been restricted from sale in the following States: CALIFORNIA, TEXAS
  • Specially engineered to keep your windshield clear, no matter the weather
  • De-icer melts ice fast and protects against freezing down to -27F plus beading technology leaves no streaks
  • Bug Wash penetrates the toughest residue to break down and easily remove bugs
  • Removes insect deposits and road grime in the summer and improves winter driving visibility
Bestseller No. 3
Prestone All Season 3-in-1 Year Round Windshield Washer Fluid 1 Gallon
  • Best Year-Round All Season 3 in 1 Windshield Washer Fluid. Helps keep you protected all year long!
  • Freeze protection down to 0 F. Melts light ice and frost for clear window visibility
  • Cleaning power penetrates toughest bugs and dirt to lift them off the glass and wash them away
  • Streak Free: leaves no streaks and is glare free. Safe for Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers
  • Not for Sale in California. Better for environment, contains less than 23.5% VOCs than AS658
Bestseller No. 4
Prestone AS250-6PK De-Icer Windshield Washer Fluid - 1 Gallon, (Pack of 6)
  • Engineered to quickly remove light ice and frost
  • Easy and fast de-icer
Bestseller No. 5
Bestseller No. 6
Rain-X RX68106 PREM DE-ICER Washer Fluid
  • Size: 1Gal.
  • Keeps windshield clean and streak-free
  • Bug remover
  • Harmless to all finishes
Bestseller No. 7
Bestseller No. 8
Qwix Mix Biodegradable Windshield Washer Fluid Concentrate, 1 Bottle Makes 32 Gallons, 1/4 oz. Makes 1 Gallon - Bug & Grime Remover, Superior Commercial Grade Glass Cleaner, Single
  • PREMIUM QUALITY & COST EFFECTIVE –Just 1/4 oz. makes 1 gallon and 1 BOTTLE MAKES 32 GALLONS of premium washer fluid.
  • TECHNICALLY ADVANCED – Remove bugs, road filth and bird droppings for a safer view.
  • COMMERCIAL GRADE – Make it like the factory does, consistent quality that wipes to a streak-free shine.
  • MADE IN THE USA – Engineered as biodegradable with the environment in mind.
  • ALL SEASON MIX CHART – Add methanol for wintertime blends using our easy to read mixing chart.
Bestseller No. 9
Bestseller No. 10
303 (230371) Instant Windshield Washer, 25 Tablet
  • Super-concentrated with 3 times the cleaning power of ordinary wash
  • Each table makes one gallon of top quality cleaner
  • Easy to use, simple add 1 tablet to 1 gallon of water or drop in reservoir of clean water
  • Dissolves completely to remove bugs, road film, dirt and grime
  • Economical solution, 303 Instant Winshield Washer Tablets significantly reduce the amount of plastic containers in landfills

Last update on 2019-12-11 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last update on 2019-12-11 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

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