Mazda Recalling 262,000 + Vehicles Over Software Issues
Mazda is the latest auto maker to issue a recall, more than 260,000 vehicles due to a software issue that could cause them to stall while driving, due to a software glitch.
The recall includes 3 types of Mazda vehicles:
2018-2019 - Mazda CX-5 SUVs built from Oct. 3, 2017 through Apr. 23, 2019.
2018-2019 - Mazda6 cars built from Jan. 15, 2018 through Apr. 22, 2019.
2019 - Mazda3 sedans and hatchbacks built from Sept. 25, 2018 through May 11, 2019.
Due to this software issue, should the automobile glitch or stall while driving it could cause the driver to lose control and crash.
Mazda will notify owners of affected vehicles by mail on or before Aug. 26, 2019. Owners of affected vehicles may also contact the automaker at 800-222-5500. Mazda’s own number for this recall is #3719F.
Dealers will perform a software update at no charge to owners.
CLICK HERE to go to the official NHTSA s government site to check your VIN number for any open recalls for your vehicle.