Reason for recall: Water may enter the glow plug control module due to poor sealing of the waterproof connecter for the front harness. In some cases the glow plug control module could get corroded due to the water ingress and in the worst case there is a possibility that the glow plug control module could melt resulting in a vehicle fire.
When was it announced?
Apr 8, 2013
What action are Mazda taking?
A Mazda dealer will inspect the glow plug control module and if necessary replace the glow plug control module. Also the installation location of the glow plug control module will be changed to prevent future water ingress.
Does this affect your 5?
This issue affects Mazda 5 (fitted with MZ-CD 1.6 diesel engine), this particular recall is for the 5.
JMZCWA9Y600103062 - JMZCWA9Y600140832
Oct 1, 2010 - Nov 7, 2012
If your car is affected please get in touch with your Mazda dealer and quote reference AD004C