The heated seats are made up of wiring, switches, and the element, which is the part that gets hot in order to heat the seat. Mazda has found that there is a possibility for the seat heater circuit to overheat and cause damage to the seat cushion and a risk of fire.
The electronic stability control may not operate as expected. This could result in a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.
The engine may stall and not restart, increasing the risk of a crash.
Front power sets equipped with position memory function may fail to operate. Improper seat position can make driving difficult, increasing the risk of a crash.
A manufacturing defect on 220 2-wheel drive trucks may allow the front wheel to come off without warning. This would cause a loss of steering control, and increase the risk of a crash.
Vehicles with California emission systems could develop a leak from the fuel tank, increasing the risk of a fire.