Mazda Mazda3 Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 23, 2016

Fuel may leak from the area of the fuel tank, resulting in a fire hazard.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 22, 2016

The inlet check valve portion of the fuel tank may have been improperly welded during manufacturing, resulting in a fuel leak. This would cause a fire hazard.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 6, 2016

The support struts that hold up the lift gate may corrode and break, resulting in the lift gate falling closed unexpectedly. This could injure someone at the rear of the vehicle.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 2, 2015

Fuel may enter the fuel tank emissions system unintentionally, and may result in leakage of fuel to the ground. This can cause a fire hazard. Additionally, this condition may lead to the engine stalling.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 3, 2014

If the alternator belt should slip due to getting excessively wet, such as when driving in heavy rain or through deep puddles, the powertrain control module may incorrectly assume failure of the charging system. This can cause the loss of operation of vehicle accessories necessary for safe driving, such as windshield wipers and power steering assist.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 15, 2011

The windshield wiper motor may not work. The loss of wiper function in adverse weather could increase the risk of a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 15, 2010
RepairPal Expert Overview on July 14, 2009

The electronic stability control may not operate as expected. This could result in a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 21, 2009

The engine may stall and not restart, increasing the risk of a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 22, 2004

On 2 vehicles a crack in a solder connection could prevent the airbags from operating properly and could result in injury or death.