Recall campaign on Titan

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Mazda Motor Corporation filed the following recall with MLIT on February 19, 2016.

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, MLIT announced concrete policy not to renew the valid term of any vehicle for the next vehicle inspection, if the subject vehicles are yet to be remedied under the Takata recall action, having a potential risk of abnormal air bag deployment. As of May, 2018 when the new policy becomes effective, certain subject vehicles will become unable to pass the renewal of vehicle inspection. If your vehicle is subject to Takata air bag recall and is yet to be remedied, 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.
(*) MLIT stands for “Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism”.

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 repaired as part of Takata air bag recall.

Recall campaign number Launch date
3770 February 19, 2016.

Description of the defect and cause

On inflators installed in frontal driver frontal air bag modules, as part of the parts supplier’s continuing investigation of returned parts from fields, excessive internal pressure of the inflator case, which may potentially lead to rupture, was found. Therefore, although the root cause has not been identified, inflators of the same type which had been manufactured till a certain period are replaced with the new ones for preventive measures.

Remedy to correct the defect

Mazda dealers replace the driver side air bag inflator with modified parts.

The subject vehicles

Type Commercial
name
VIN and Vehicle production period Number of
the vehicles.
Remark
KK-WH33F Titan WH33F-300115~WH33F-300127March 4, 2004~May 27, 2004 10
KK-WH33G WH33G-300322~WH33G-300367March 2, 2004~June 16, 2004 39
KK-WH35D WH35D-300722~WH35D-300882March 1, 2004~June 30, 2004 153
KK-WH35T WH35T-300648~WH35T-300767March 1, 2004~June 29, 2004 90
KK-WH38H WH38H-300086~WH38H-300099March 17, 2004~June 16, 2004 10
KK-WH3HD WH3HD-300391~WH3HD-300490February 28, 2004~June 25, 2004 94
KK-WH3HH WH3HH-300218~WH3HH-300238March 2, 2004~June 4, 2004 18
KK-WH63F WH63F-300130~WH63F-300136March 3, 2004~April 28, 2004 6
KK-WH63G WH63G-300337~WH63G-300384March 3, 2004~June 21, 2004 37
KK-WH63H WH63H-300781~WH63H-300871March 2, 2004~June 23, 2004 73
KK-WH65D WH65D-300262~WH65D-300295March 3, 2004~June 16, 2004 33
KK-WH65G WH65G-300049~WH65G-300052April 7, 2004~May 31, 2004 4
KK-WH65H WH65H-300033April 27, 2004 1
KK-WH65T WH65T-300238~WH65T-300258March 3, 2004~May 28, 2004 16
KK-WH68G WH68G-300133~WH68G-300147March 2, 2004~May 21, 2004 11
KK-WH68H WH68H-300118~WH68H-300133March 6, 2004~May 24, 2004 14
KK-WH68K WH68K-300093~WH68K-300112March 2, 2004~May 13, 2004 18
KK-WH69G WH69G-300251~WH69G-300282March 1, 2004~June 17, 2004 27
KK-WH69H WH69H-300308~WH69H-300345March 4, 2004~June 15, 2004 35
KK-WH6HD WH6HD-300751~WH6HD-300889March 1, 2004~June 29, 2004 132
KK-WH6HH WH6HH-300295~WH6HH-300334February 28, 2004~June 17, 2004 31
KK-WHF3F WHF3F-300182~WHF3F-300202March 4, 2004~May 20, 2004 19
KK-WHF3G WHF3G-300184~WHF3G-300233March 1, 2004~June 23, 2004 47
KK-WHF5D WHF5D-300941~WHF5D-301153March 1, 2004~July 7, 2004 202
KK-WHF5G WHF5G-300029~WHF5G-300030March 20, 2004~May 17, 2004 2
KK-WHF5T WHF5T-301422~WHF5T-301700March 1, 2004~July 2, 2004 222
KK-WHS5T WHS5T-301614~WHS5T-301852March 1, 2004~June 30, 2004 196

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