Mazda Protege Recall 00V118000

Recall 00V118000

Original Recall from the NHTSA
Model Year(s):
Manufacturer's Report Date:

July 21, 2000

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number:

00V118000

NHTSA Action Number:

EA99029

Component:

EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH

Potential Number of Units Affected:

76,000

Summary:

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE HEADLIGHT LEAD WIRE RUNNING THROUGH THE TURN SIGNAL LEVER CAN FAIL AT THE SOLDERED CONNECTION TO THE HEADLIGHT SWITCH.

Consequence:

THE FAILURE OF THE WIRE CONNECTION CAN CAUSE A LOSS OF HEADLIGHTS WITHOUT PRIOR WARNING.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPAIR THE HEADLIGHT SWITCH.

Notes:

OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JULY 21, 2000.OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500.ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

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Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration