Important notice regarding recall of Takata air bag inflator

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this recall may cause you.
We have been informing the subject vehicle owners related to the following recall regarding the field action by means of direct mail from the Mazda dealers.

In order to expedite the remedy of the affected vehicles with Takata air bag recall, new measure was launched from May, 2018. Some of the subject vehicles are unable to pass the vehicle inspection, if they are not yet remedied under the Takata air bag recall. Please contact any authorized Mazda dealer near you. We are concerned with your safety and strongly encourage you to have your vehicle remedied immediately. (The remedy will be performed free of charge.)

The affected vehicle models are as follows, which cannot pass the vehicle inspection.

Model name Production period.
Atenza From March, 2003 through November, 2007.
RX-8 From February, 2003 through June, 2003.
Bongo March, 2004 through March, 2011.
Bongo Brawny March, 2004 through July, 2010.
Titan February, 2004 through July, 2010.

The unrepaired vehicles under certain recalls with ◎ marked are unable to pass the the vehicle inspection.

Please enter the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) through the Recall Search Tool at the top of this page to confirm if your vehicle needs to be remedied. Note: If your vehicle is applicable to this measure not to renew a valid term of vehicle inspection, the following message, “ Unable to pass the vehicle inspection”, is indicated as a search result.

Recall of Takata air bag on driver’s side.

  Bongo  Certain vehicles built from 2015 through 2016  Filed recall with MLIT on June 30, 2016
Titan Certain vehicles built in 2004. Filed recall with MLIT on February. 19, 2016
Atenza
Titan
Bongo
Bongo Brawny
Certain vehicles built from 2006 through 2014 Filed recall with MLIT on February. 19, 2016.
  Atenza
RX-8
Certain vehicles built from 2002 through 2008 Filed recall with MLIT on June 4, 2015.
Atenza
Titan
Bongo
Bongo Brawny
Certain vehicles built from 2004 through 2006 Filed recall with MLIT on May 22, 2015. 

Recall of Takata air bag on passenger’s side.

  CX-7
Atenza
Certain vehicles built from 2006 through 2009  Filed recall with MLIT on November 25, 2016 
  Demio
Bongo
Certain vehicles built from 2007 through 2016 Filed recall with MLIT on June 30, 2016
  RX-8 Certain vehicles built from 2003 through 2012 Filed recall with MLIT on June 30, 2016
  Atenza Certain vehicles built from 2002 through 2005 Filed recall with MLIT on December 25, 2015
Atenza Certain vehicles built in 2007 Filed recall with MLIT on June 4, 2015
Atenza Certain vehicles built from 2005 through 2007 Filed recall with MLIT on May 22, 2015
Atenza
RX-8
Certain vehicles built from 2002 through 2003 Filed recall with MLIT on June 23, 2014
Atenza
RX-8
Certain vehicles built from 2002 through 2003 Filed recall with MLIT on April 11, 2013