September 10, 1999
Mazda North America, Inc.
Models: Mazda MVP Minivans
Number Involved: 5,600
Dates of Manufacture: March -
Defect: Minivans equipped with
engines supplied by Ford Motor Company's Cleveland engine plant. These engines are
installed with fuel injectors that do not match the lower intake manifold and can result
in fuel leakage and possible under-hood fire.
Remedy: Dealers will replace the
lower intake manifold assembly. Owner notification began during July 1999. Owners who do
not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Mazda at
[NHTSA Recall No. 99V171/Mazda Recall No. 81907]
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