Recall campaign on Demio, Bongo

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Mazda Motor Corporation filed the following recall with MLIT on June 28, 2018.

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 with the direct mail from the Mazda dealers.

In order to expedite the remedy of the affected vehicles with Takata air bag recall, in 2018, MLIT(*) announced the policy not to pass the 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, 2022, when the applicable coverage of the policy is expanded, certain vehicles will become unable to pass the vehicle inspection. If your vehicle is subject to Takata air bag recall and is yet to be remedied, please contact any authorized Mazda dealer. We are concerned about 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 on Demio, Bongo Launch date
4290 June29, 2018.

Description of defect

On the certain passenger airbag inflator, some propellants in inflator may deteriorate due to the prolonged exposure to temperature cycling under humid condition. Therefore, during the airbag deployment, the container of inflator may be broken, components may be scattered, causing passengers to be injured.

Remedy to correct the defect

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

The subject vehicles

Type Commercial
VIN and Vehicle production period Number of
the vehicles
DBA-DE3ASDemio DE3AS-250969February 10, 2010 1
DBA-DE3FS DE3FS-100038~DE3FS-564713May 11, 2007 through January 28, 2014 32
DE3FS-700014~DE3FS-700124August 30, 2012 through April 24, 2013 6
DBA-DE5FS DE5FS-100055~DE5FS-252335May 31, 2007 through February 11, 2010 15
DBA-DEJFS DEJFS-100057~DEJFS-158010April 25, 2011 through July 6, 2013 18
ABF-SKP2TBongo SKP2T-105663~SKP2T-113539July 13, 2012through September 24, 2014 4
ABF-SKP2V SKP2V-210516October 20, 2014 1

Important notice of Takata air bag recall