Mazda is recalling nearly 117,000 U.S. vehicles to replace potentially deadly Takata airbag inflators. This is the second recall for Mazda of the Takata airbags.
The recall includes the following vehicles: 2007 to 2012 CX-7 and CX-9 SUVs, 2003 through 2012 Mazda6 sedans, 2004 and 2005 MPV minivans, 2004 RX-8 sports cars, and 2006 and 2007 MazdaSpeed6 sedans.
Dealers will replace front passenger airbag inflators with parts that don’t use ammonium nitrate. Notification letters will be mailed to owners by December 18th.
Do you have additional information about this recall? Are there other recalls we should cover? Tell us in the comments below. You can also contact us for more information! Feel free to shoot us an email to Outreach@ConsiderTheConsumer.com. You can also find us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, or even connect with us directly on our website!
Similarly, please check out our current list of Class Actions and Class Action Investigations, here.
Interested in articles like these? Become a subscriber below!
About the Author: Aisha K. Staggers is a writer, lecturer, political analyst and literary agent. She appears weekly for “Staggers’ State of Things” on the Dr. Vibe Show. Her work has been published by Paper Magazine, AfroPunk, The Spool, GREY Journal, MTV News, HuffPost, Blavity, Atlanta Blackstar, For Harriet, New York Review of Books and a host of other first-run publications and syndicated outlets. Find her on Twitter @AishaStaggers. For more of her work, check out her page here!