2016 Mazda MAZDA3 Fuel System, Gasoline Storage Tank Assembly Recall

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2016 Mazda MAZDA3 Fuel System, Gasoline Storage Tank Assembly Recall

 NHTSA Recall #119700
NHTSA Compaign #15V621000
MFG Compaign #8615J
 ManufacturerMazda North American Operations
 SupplierMAZDA
 BrandMAZDA
 ModelMAZDA3
 Model Year2016
 ComponentFUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
 Date of notification20/10/15
 Begin date of manufacuring21/05/15
 End date of manufacturing25/08/15
Type of recallV
Recall initiatorMFR
 Report received02/10/15
 Report created02/10/15
Regulation part number
FMV safety standard number
Estimated number of affected units14411
 Defect summaryMazda north american operations (mazda) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 mazda3 vehicles manufactured may 21, 2015, to august 25, 2015. The affected vehicles are equipped with a fuel tank with a shut-off valve that can allow fuel to enter into the fuel tank emissions systems. If enough fuel enters the emission system it may leak out onto the ground or result in an engine stall.
 Consequence summaryA fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire. An engine that stalls increases the risk of a crash.
 Corrective actionMazda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicle's fuel shut-off valve. As needed, the fuel shut-off valve and the affected fuel tank emissions system components will be replaced, free of charge. The recall began on october 20, 2015. Owners are advised not to drive their vehicle until the repairs have been completed. Mazda will provide rental cars until that time. Owners may contact the mazda customer experience center at 1-800- 222-5500, option #6. Mazda's number for this recall is 8615j.
 Recall notesOwners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).
  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
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  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.
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