April 2, 2002
Mazda Has Recalled the 2002 Mazda MVP
- Mazda Has Recalled the 2002 Mazda MVP because
an incorrect gross axle weight rating was indicated on the label.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 14000
Manufactured: 11/2001 - 02/2002
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: CERTAIN MINI VANS FAIL TO COMPLY TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF
FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 120, "TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS FOR
MOTOR VEHICLES OTHER THAN PASSENGER CARS." AN INCORRECT GROSS AXLE WEIGHT
RATING (GAWR) WAS INDICATED ON THE CERTIFICATION LABEL.
SORRY, CONSEQUENCE SUMMARY IS NOT AVAILABLE. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT
YOUR LOCAL DEALER.
OWNERS WILL BE MAILED ACCURATE CERTIFICATION LABELS AND INSERTS FOR THE
OWNER'S MANUAL. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING APRIL 2002.
OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON
SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME
SHOULD CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 02V078000.
Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list
auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
How many did you hear
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