The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: 0325/07

Product:  Mazda Premacy passenger cars


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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Mazda

Type / number of model:  CP; type-approval e1*98/14*0116*; chassis numbers in the ranges JMZCP19**01169960 to JMZCP19**01316419 and JMZCP19**21300011 to JMZCP19**21316449. The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 12 July 2001 and 31 January 2002.

Risk type: Injuries

This product poses a risk of injuries because the airbag control unit may transmit wrong signals. As a result of impurities in the processors of the airbag control unit, the side airbag may be triggered inappropriately. This defect is being rectified by replacing the control unit.

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the producer  (By: Other)


Country of origin: Japan

Alert submitted by: Germany