1817L – Passenger Side Frontal Air Bag Inflator Replacement – 2004-2006 Mazda B-series

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V806
Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 17,576

 

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Rupture

In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger’s frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants, potentially resulting in serious injury or death.

 

Summary

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2004-2006 Mazda B-series trucks. Upon deployment of the passenger side frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture.

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1917L – Driver Side Frontal Air Bag Inflator – 2004-2006 Mazda B-Series

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V807
Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 17,576

 

Driver Side Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Rupture

In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver’s frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants potentially resulting in serious injury or death.

 

Summary

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2004-2006 B-Series trucks. Upon deployment of the driver side frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture.

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Driver Side Frontal Air Bag Inflator Permanent Remedy Repair (2218A) – 2006 Mazda B-Series

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V038
Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 160

 

Driver Side Air Bag Inflator May Explode

In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver’s frontal air bag, the inflator could explode with sharp metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants, potentially resulting in serious injury or death.

 

Summary

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2006 B-Series vehicles. Upon deployment of the driver side frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to explode.

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Passenger Side Frontal Air Bag Inflator Permanent Remedy Repair (2318A) – 2006 Mazda B-Series

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V039
Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 160

 

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode

In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger’s frontal air bag, the inflator could explode with sharp metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants, potentially resulting in serious injury or death.

 

Summary

Mazda North America Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2006 B-Series vehicles. Upon deployment of the passenger side frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to explode.

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1317F – Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode – 2009-2010, 2013 Mazda

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V018
Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 70,227

 

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode

An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

 

Summary

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2013 Mazda6 and CX-9 vehicles sold, or ever registered in the states of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands or “Zone A.”

Additionally, unless covered in “Zone A,” Mazda is recalling certain 2010 Mazda6, CX-7 and CX-9 vehicles sold, or ever registered in the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia or “Zone B.”

Additionally, unless covered in Zone A or Zone B, Mazda is recalling certain 2009 Mazda6, CX-7, and CX-9 vehicles ever registered in the states of Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming or “Zone C.”

These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.

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