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
Rain-X White RX11806D Washer Fluid Additive-16.9 fl. oz, 500. ml
  • Add to existing washer fluid
  • Applies water beading technology
  • Enhances driving visibility
  • Helps prevent and remove sleet, snow, ice, bugs and road spray from sticking to glass
  • Improves cleaning
SaleBestseller No. 3
nextzett 92100815 Kristall Klar Washer Fluid 1:200 Concentrate - 8.5 fl. oz
  • Glare and smear-free cleaning for safer driving
  • Quickly removes bugs and dirt
  • Reduces wiper skipping and shuddering
  • Water softeners prevent hard water mineral build-up which can cause spray jets to clog
  • 1:200 Concentration makes over 12 gallons of washer fluid
Bestseller No. 4
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. 5
BMW Windshield Washer Concentrate (1)
  • Genuine BMW Product
  • Provides streakless windshield cleaning.
Bestseller No. 6
RainX 5061320 Windshield Washer Fluid 1 Gallon (4)
  • 4 PACK
  • Powers Off Bugs, Road Grime And Salt
  • Melts Precipitation And Instantly Applies Rain-X Technology To The Windshield
  • Repels Rain, Frost, Snow, Mud And Soil For Greater Visibility
Bestseller No. 7
Aqua Charge Windshield Washer Ultra Concentrate, 1 quart makes 55 gallons finished product
  • One bottle of aqua charge makes 55 gallons of premium washer fluid
  • Cost effective, only pennies per gallon
  • Make it like the factory does, consistent quality and color, wipes to a streak-free shine
  • Formulated with proprietary ingredients that remove bug residue, road filth, bird droppings and tree sap from windshields
  • Will freeze at 32°F, add 13 gallons of Methanol per 55 gallons of Aqua Charge for -20°F freezing point
Bestseller No. 8
Sonax (386141) Clear View Windshield Washer 1:100 Concentrate - 8.45 oz.
  • Concentrated Cleaning Formula: 8.45oz bottle yields over 6 gallons of windshield washer solvent or cleaner
  • Quickly removes bug & insects, oil, grime, silicone and dangerous road film from your car and trucks windshield without streaks
  • Cleans all glass and compatible with plastics and XENON headlamps and light diffusing plastic headlamps in clear-glass optic
  • Comes in a practical bottle with dosing chamber to accurately measure the required amount of concentrate, preventing waste and saving money
  • Phosphate-free and fresh scent
Bestseller No. 9
Rain-X Original Windshield Treatment Glass Water Repellent (2)
  • Restores headlights and clear plastic by removing haze and discoloration
  • Try Rain-X Original Glass Water Repellent on your glass shower door and home glass windows for more water beading magic!
  • Improves driving visibility and wiper blade performance
  • An ideal windshield prep for Rain-X Original Treatment
  • 2x 3.5oz Bottles
Bestseller No. 10
Qwix Mix | Biodegradable Windshield Washer Fluid Concentrate, Superior Commercial Grade Glass, Bug & Grime Cleaner, Easy to Mix with Measuring Reservoir, 8 oz. Bottle Makes 32 Gallons
  • PREMIUM QUALITY & COST EFFECTIVE | One bottle of Qwix Mix makes 880 gallons of premium windshield washer fluid
  • TECHNICALLY ADVANCED | Formulated with proprietary ingredients that remove bug residue, road filth, bird droppings and tree sap from windshields
  • COMMERCIAL GRADE | Make it like the factory does, consistent quality and color, wipes to a streak-free shine
  • ECO-FRIENDLY | Engineered as biodegradable with the environment in mind
  • ALL SEASON MIX CHART | Easy to read methanol mixing chart for wintertime blends

Last update on 2019-08-20 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last update on 2019-08-20 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

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