MAZDA MAZDA6 2017: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL

Make : MAZDA Model : MAZDA6 Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-08-12 - 2016-09-28
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V753000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-12-17 Date Received by ODI: 2016-10-18 Date Added to Database: 2016-10-18
Manufacturers Involved: Mazda Motor Corp.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 0316J
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 180
Summary:
      Mazda North American Operations "Mazda" is recalling certain model year 2017 Mazda6 vehicles manufactured August 12, 2016, to September 28, 2016 and equipped with optional accessory fog lights. Due to an incorrect combination switch being installed, the turn signals may not automatically cancel by the rotation of the steering wheel. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."
Consequence:
      A vehicle continuously driven with the turn signal flashing may result in confusion to other drivers, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the combination switch, free of charge. The recall began December 2016. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda's number for this recall is 0316J.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 108
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.