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2018 MAZDA MX-5 RECALL (POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM))

Make: Mazda
Model Year: 2018
Model: MX-5
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V072000
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
Potential Number of Vehicles Affected: 14,370
Owner Notified Date: 03/14/2019
Report Received Date: 02/01/2019
Record Creation Date: 02/08/2019

2018 Mazda MX-5 DEFECT SUMMARY

Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2016-2019 MX-5 (Miata) vehicles with automatic transmissions. Due to incorrect programming of the Transmission Control Module (TCM), certain conditions may cause the vehicle to unexpectedly downshift and abruptly decelerate.

2018 Mazda MX-5 DEFECT CONSEQUENCE SUMMARY

If the vehicle abruptly downshifts, the driver may lose control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

2018 Mazda MX-5 RECALL CORRECTIVE SUMMARY

Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the TCM with corrected software, free of charge. The recall began March 14, 2019. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500, option 4. Mazda's number for this recall is 3019A.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

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