Recall List for the 1995 Mazda Protege

Official recalls have been issued for the 1995 Mazda Protege by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Mazda service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Mazda customer service.

  1. 1995 Mazda Protege ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH NHTSA Campaign #15V674000

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 19, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 1,368,500

    Summary: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain model year 1989-1998 MPV, 1990-1995 323, 1990-1998 Protege, 1992-1993 MX-3, 1993-1995 929, 1993-1997 MX-6, and 1993-1998 626 vehicles. In the affected vehicles, grease applied to the contact points inside the ignition switch may become conductive and overheat.

    Consequence: If the ignition switch overheats there would be an increased risk of a fire.

    Actions: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ignition switch, free of charge. The recall began on December 17, 2015. Owners may contact Mazda Customer Experience Center at 1-800-222-5500, option#6. Mazda's number for this recall is 8715J. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V674000 »

  2. 1995 Mazda Protege EXTERIOR LIGHTING NHTSA Campaign #09E012000

    • Date Announced: APRIL 07, 2009
    • Vehicles Affected: 16,270

    Summary: Sabersport is recalling 16,270 combination corner and bumper lamp assemblies of various part numbers sold for use as aftermarket equipment for various passenger vehicles. These headlamps fail to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment." These lamps do not contain the required amber side reflectors.

    Consequence: Decreased lighting visibility may result in a vehicle crash.

    Actions: Sabersport will notify owners and offer a full refund for the noncompliant combination lamps. The safety recall began on May 11, 2009. Owners may contact sabersport at 1-909-598-7589. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #09E012000 »

  3. 1995 Mazda Protege EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH NHTSA Campaign #00V118000

    • Date Announced: APRIL 21, 2000
    • Vehicles Affected: 76,000

    Summary: Vehicle description: Passenger vehicles. The headlight lead wire running through the turn signal lever can fail at the soldered connection to the headlight switch.

    Consequence: The failure of the wire connection can cause a loss of headlights without prior warning.

    Actions: Dealers will repair the headlight switch. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #00V118000 »

  4. 1995 Mazda Protege AIR BAGS NHTSA Campaign #95V184000

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 03, 1995
    • Vehicles Affected: 51,817

    Summary: The tie down hooks can cause undercarriage impacts that can result in unnecessary air bag deployments.

    Consequence: Inadvertent air bag deployment can cause injury to the occupants and increase the potential for a vehicle accident.

    Actions: Dealers will remove and replace the tie down hooks with modified tie down hooks. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #95V184000 »

  5. 1995 Mazda Protege ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE NHTSA Campaign #95V033000

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 21, 1995
    • Vehicles Affected: 5,760

    Summary: The wire rod used in the manufacture of the engine valve springs can develop minute cracks causing breakage of the springs.

    Consequence: This breakage can cause engine chatter, damage to the engine pistons, and cause the engine to stall increasing the potential for an accident.

    Actions: Dealers will replace all sixteen (16) valve springs in the engine of the affected vehicles. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #95V033000 »

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