2016 Mazda MAZDA6 recall 1517H

Mazda Recall 1517H: Weld Spatter May Cause OCS Fault

2016 Mazda MAZDA6

If the wiring becomes damaged, there may be a loss of power steering assist and the deactivation of the passenger air bag, increasing the risk of a crash and the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

Seats
Steering — Electric Power Assist System
Air Bags — Occupant Classification System - Ocs (Front Passenger)

Summary
Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2016 Mazda6 vehicles. Debris from the welding process during manufacturing of the front passenger seat frame may damage the occupant classification system (OCS) wiring.
Actions
Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will attach a protective pad on the seat frame. If the OCS harness is damaged, insulating tape will be applied to the harness. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall began October 26, 2017. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda's number for this recall is 1517H.
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Date Announced
AUG 31, 2017
Vehicles Affected
51,943
Mazda Recall #
1517H
NHTSA Campaign #
17V546000
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