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Mazda Recall 7814I: Motor Electronics Coolant Pump Failure

2008 Mazda Tribute

If the hybrid electronics system overheats, it may shut down the powertrain, resulting in a stall-like condition, increasing the risk of a crash.

Hybrid Propulsion System

Summary
Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain model year 2008 Mazda Tribute Hybrid vehicles manufactured October 10, 2006, to May 23, 2008. The coolant pump for the hybrid system may fail, resulting in the hybrid electronics overheating.
Actions
Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the original Motor Electronics Coolant (MEC) Pump with an improved brushless pump, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in mid-November, 2014. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5000. Mazda's number for this recall is 7814I.
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Date Announced
SEP 10, 2014
Vehicles Affected
423
Mazda Recall #
7814I
NHTSA Campaign #
14V552000
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