Mazda—Mazda3 (BK10*2) Passenger Vehicles

PRA number

2011/12765

Published date

Product description

Mazda3 (BK10*2) passenger vehicles produced from 8 January 2008 to 19 February 2009.
Identifying features
VIN Range: JM0BK10*200395304 to JM0BK10*200469128

Other identifying numbers

VIN Range: JM0BK10*200395304 to JM0BK10*200469128

What are the defects?

The ground terminal of the windscreen wiper motor may have been inadvertently bent during the assembly of the windscreen wiper motor. This may cause a loss of the electrical ground connection, which could result in the windscreen wiper motor not functioning.

What are the hazards?

In a worst case scenario, the windscreen wipers will not work and visibility may be reduced.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will contact all affected owners by mail. Owners should contact their preferred Mazda Dealer to arrange an appointment to have an additional ground harness installed on their vehicle's windscreen wiper motor.

Traders who sold this product

Mazda Authorised Dealers

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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