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Mazda Recall 1704B: Mazda/Transmission Heat Insulator Cracks

2004 Mazda RX-8

Continued operation of the vehicle can cause the insulator to come off and could pose a hazard to following vehicles.

Power Train — Manual Transmission

Summary
On certain passenger vehicles with manual transmissions, the heat insulator may be cracked causing abnormal noise.
Actions
Dealers will replace the heat insulator. The recall began March 5, 2004. Owners should contact Mazda at 1-800-222-5500.
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Date Announced
FEB 17, 2004
Vehicles Affected
12,000
Mazda Recall #
1704B
NHTSA Campaign #
04V075000
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