Check Engine Light ON with DTC P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303 and/or P0304 – 2012-2013 Mazda3

2012-2013 MAZDA3 (WITH SKYACTIV) – CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON WITH DTC P0300:00, P0301:00, P0302:00, P0303:00, AND/OR P0304:00

APPLICABLE MODEL(S)/VINS

2012-2013 Mazda3 (with SKYACTIV)

Check Engine Light ON with DTC P0300:00, P0301:00, P0302:00, P0303:00 and/or P0304:00 stored in memory.

  • P0300:00: Random misfire detected
  • P0301:00: Cylinder No.1 misfire detected
  • P0302:00: Cylinder No.2 misfire detected
  • P0303:00: Cylinder No.3 misfire detected
  • P0304:00: Cylinder No.4 misfire detected

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Oil Seepage from Power Steering Oil Pressure Switch – 2010-2015 CX-9

2010-2015 CX-9 – OIL SEEPAGE FROM POWER STEERING OIL PRESSURE SWITCH

APPLICABLE MODEL(S)/VINS

2010-2015 CX-9

 

Abnormal steering feel and/or noise while driving the vehicle in freezing temperatures, however, there is no loss of steering control.

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Whistle Noise from the Outer Mirror While Driving – 2014 Mazda3

2014 MAZDA3 – WHISTLE NOISE FROM OUTER MIRROR WHILE DRIVING

APPLICABLE MODEL(S)/VINS

2014 Mazda3 vehicles with VINs lower than JM1BM******209985 (produced before May 20, 2014)

Whistle noise from the outer mirror while driving at 37 mph (60 km/h) or more.

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Engine Oil Leak from Drain Plug – 2012-2014 Mazda

MULTI-MODEL – ENGINE OIL LEAK FROM DRAIN PLUG

APPLICABLE MODEL(S)/VINS

2012-2013 Mazda3 vehicles equipped with SKYACTIV-G 2.0L engine

2014 Mazda3 (Japan built) vehicles equipped with SKYACTIV-G 2.0L engine with VINs lower than JM1 BM ****** 111726 (produced before September 05, 2013)

2013-2014 CX-5 vehicles equipped with SKYACTIV-G 2.0L engine with VINs lower than JM3 KE ****** 388590 (produced before September 05, 2013)

Vehicles equipped with SKYACTIV-G 2.0L engine may experience engine oil seepage from drain plug after the engine oil is replaced even if the plug is tightened to the specified torque with a new gasket.

Oil pan drain plug tightening torque: 30-41 N·m {3.1-4.1 kgf·m, 23-30 ft·lbf}

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Hard Shifting/Shift Lever Vibration – 2012-2016 Mazda

NHTSA ID Number: 10162013

Manufacturer Communication Number: 05-005-19-3569

Summary

Some vehicles may exhibit one of the following concerns: Sometimes the shifter may jump out of 3rd gear over a road bump when accelerating after deceleration at 25-40 mph (40-65 km/h), Hard to shift into 3rd, 4th, 5th, and/or 6th gear, Shift lever vibrates when driving in 3rd or 4th gear. This is caused by inappropriate transmission internal parts.

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