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2016 Mazda MAZDA3 recall 0216I

Mazda Recall 0216I: Weld Of Fuel Tank Recirculation Pipe May Leak

2016 Mazda MAZDA3

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.

Fuel System, Gasoline — Storage

Summary
Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain model year 2016 Mazda3 vehicles manufactured September 24, 2015, to October 16, 2015. During manufacturing, the fuel tanks for the affected vehicles may have deformed, resulting in a fuel leak from the recirculation pipe welded connection.
Actions
Mazda will notify owners, and depending on the tank lot number, dealers will inspect the recirculation pipe weld, replacing the fuel tank, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began November 1, 2016. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda's number for this recall is 0216I.
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Date Announced
SEP 23, 2016
Vehicles Affected
3,849
Mazda Recall #
0216I
NHTSA Campaign #
16V685000
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