Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2008 RX-8 are official communications between Mazda & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

    STEERING

    • TSB #00-001-21-3768

      Date Announced:
      JAN 21, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186693

      Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Read More »

    • TSB #02-004-19-3574

      Date Announced:
      JAN 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153318

      Some customers may complain that the steering wheel is off center more than 3░ even when driving straight on a flat road. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-012-18

      Date Announced:
      DEC 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154139

      If a vehicle has body vibration or steering wheel shimmy while driving and the root cause is determined to be tire balance, re-balance the tires using a Hunter GSP9700 or equivalent balance machine. Read More »

    • TSB #02-009-16-3155

      Date Announced:
      MAR 07, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090812

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE STEERING WHEEL IS OFF CENTER MORE THAN 3░ EVEN WHEN DRIVING STRAIGHT ON A FLAT ROAD. Read More »

    • TSB #02-009-16-3155

      Date Announced:
      MAR 07, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185904

      Some customers may complain that the steering wheel is off center more than 3" even when driving straight on a flat road. Read More »

    • TSB #02-004-13-2770

      Date Announced:
      FEB 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097320

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE STEERING WHEEL IS OFF CENTER MORE THAN 3░ EVEN WHEN DRIVING STRAIGHT ON A FLAT ROAD. Read More »

    STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

    • TSB #02-010-18-3477

      Date Announced:
      MAY 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142519

      Some customers may complain that the steering wheel is off center more than 3░ even when driving straight on a flat road. Read More »

    • TSB #02-009-16-3155

      Date Announced:
      MAR 07, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10101062

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE STEERING WHEEL IS OFF CENTER MORE THAN 3░ EVEN WHEN DRIVING STRAIGHT ON A FLAT ROAD. Read More »

    • TSB #02-004-14-2976

      Date Announced:
      NOV 04, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10098895

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE STEERING WHEEL IS OFF CENTER MORE THAN 3░ EVEN WHEN DRIVING STRAIGHT ON A FLAT ROAD. FOLLOW STEERING WHEEL ALIGNMENT PROCEDURE. Read More »

    • TSB #02-004-14

      Date Announced:
      NOV 04, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10059471

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    • TSB #02-004-13-2770B

      Date Announced:
      AUG 22, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097722

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE STEERING WHEEL IS OFF CENTER MORE THAN 3░ EVEN WHEN DRIVING STRAIGHT ON A FLAT ROAD. Read More »

    • TSB #02-004-13-2770A

      Date Announced:
      APR 10, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097377

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE STEERING WHEEL IS OFF CENTER MORE THAN 3░ EVEN WHEN DRIVING STRAIGHT ON A FLAT ROAD. Read More »

    SUSPENSION

    • TSB #02-002-20-3651

      Date Announced:
      JAN 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170656

      Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Read More »

    • TSB #02-001-19-3550

      Date Announced:
      JAN 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153315

      Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:STABILIZER BAR

    • TSB #02-005-08

      Date Announced:
      OCT 22, 2008
      NHTSA ID:
      #10026065

      MAZDA: NOISE FROM FRONT OF VEHICLE/STABILIZER CONTROL LINK BROKEN. THE PLASTIC INSERT CONNECTING THE STABILIZER CONTROL LINK BALL JOINT TO THE CONTROL LINK MAY CRACK AND BECOME SEPARATED. *PE UPDATED 3/19/09. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

    • TSB #02-006-18-3449

      Date Announced:
      MAR 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134930

      Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT

    • TSB #02-005-08

      Date Announced:
      OCT 22, 2008
      NHTSA ID:
      #10026065

      MAZDA: NOISE FROM FRONT OF VEHICLE/STABILIZER CONTROL LINK BROKEN. THE PLASTIC INSERT CONNECTING THE STABILIZER CONTROL LINK BALL JOINT TO THE CONTROL LINK MAY CRACK AND BECOME SEPARATED. *PE UPDATED 3/19/09. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER

    • TSB #02-006-18-3449

      Date Announced:
      MAR 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134930

      Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Read More »

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #00-002-19-3561

      Date Announced:
      JAN 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153307

      Mazda North American Operations has approved an additional on-car brake lathe as an option for MNAO authorized equipment. The Pro-Cut On-Car Brake Lathe has been added to the MNAO authorized equipment program. Read More »

    • TSB #04-002-19-3545

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153227

      Some vehicles exhibit brake related concerns such as brake noise, brake judder or brake dragging. If you encounter a customer complaint for any one of these symptoms, refer to the following information to understand why symptoms may ... Read More »

    • TSB #00-003-18-3480

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142515

      Mazda North American Operations has approved an additional on-car brake lathe as an option for MNAOauthorized equipment. The Pro-Cut On-Car Brake Lathe has been added to the MNAO authorizedequipment program. Read More »

    • TSB #04-004-18-3468

      Date Announced:
      APR 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136776

      Some vehicles exhibit brake related concerns such as brake noise, brake judder or brake dragging. If you encounter a customer complaint for any one of these symptoms, refer to the following information to understand why symptoms may ... Read More »

    • TSB #04-004-16-3160

      Date Announced:
      FEB 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10105891

      SOME VEHICLES EXHIBIT BRAKE RELATED CONCERNS SUCH AS BRAKE NOISE, BRAKE JUDDER OR BRAKE DRAGGING. IF YOU ENCOUNTER A CUSTOMER COMPLAINT FOR ANY ONE OF THESE SYMPTOMS, REFER TO THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION TO UNDERSTAND WHY SYMPTOMS MAY ... Read More »

    • TSB #04-004-14-2926

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10098103

      SOME VEHICLES EXHIBIT BRAKE RELATED CONCERNS SUCH AS BRAKE NOISE, BRAKE JUDDER OR BRAKE DRAGGING. IF YOU ENCOUNTER A CUSTOMER COMPLAINT FOR ANY ONE OF THESE SYMPTOMS, REFER TO THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION TO UNDERSTAND WHY SYMPTOMS MAY ... Read More »

    • TSB #04-004-13-2853

      Date Announced:
      NOV 11, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10110996

      Some vehicles exhibit brake related concerns such as brake noise, brake judder or brake dragging. If you encounter a customer complaint for any one of these symptoms, refer to the following information to understand why symptoms may ... Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    • TSB #00-001-20-3689

      Date Announced:
      MAR 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173097

      Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Read More »

    • TSB #04-001-20-3672

      Date Announced:
      JAN 08, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170657

      Some vehicles exhibit brake related concerns such as brake noise, brake judder or brake dragging. If you encounter a customer complaint for any one of these symptoms, refer to the following information to understand why symptoms may ... Read More »

    • TSB #00-003-18-3480a

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148003

      Mazda North American Operations has approved an additional on-car brake lathe as an option for MNAO authorized equipment. The Pro-Cut On-Car Brake Lathe has been added to the MNAO authorized equipment program. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR

    • TSB #04-001-19-3556

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153319

      Some customers may report a slight clunk/bang/buzz noise or jolt from the front of the vehicle. This concern will most likely occur during the vehicles first forward movement after starting the engine. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK

    • TSB #04-002-12

      Date Announced:
      MAR 31, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10044148

      MAZDA: CLUNK/BANG NOISE DURING FIRST FORWARD MOVEMENT AFTER SITTING. THIS IS A NORMAL OPERATING NOISE OF THE ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS). DO NOT ATTEMPT ANY REPAIRS. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT

    • TSB #04-002-14-2879

      Date Announced:
      JAN 21, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10098003

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY REPORT A SLIGHT CLUNK/BANG/BUZZ NOISE OR JOLT FROM THE FRONT OF THE VEHICLE. THIS CONCERN WILL MOST LIKELY OCCUR DURING THE VEHICLES FIRST FORWARD MOVEMENT AFTER STARTING THE ENGINE. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #1080M

      Date Announced:
      JUN 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092724

      IF AN ENGINE ASSEMBLY IS REPLACED AFTER A CATASTROPHIC INTERNAL MECHANICAL FAILURE, CLEAN THE INTAKE MANIFOLD INTERNALLY BEFORE INSTALLING A REPLACEMENT ENGINE ASSEMBLY. Read More »

    • TSB #1080M

      Date Announced:
      JUN 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10085289

      IF AN ENGINE ASSEMBLY IS REPLACED AFTER A CATASTROPHIC INTERNAL MECHANICAL FAILURE, CLEAN THE INTAKE MANIFOLD INTERNALLY BEFORE INSTALLING A REPLACEMENT ENGINE ASSEMBLY. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #MT-002-21

      Date Announced:
      SEP 24, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201777

      Ethanol is becoming a common additive in gasoline. Gasoline containing ethanol is likely available at your local gasoline station. Typical blends of ethanol include E10 and E85. Read More »

    • TSB #01-006-21-3779a

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200933

      This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-001-21

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194657

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored...), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Read More »

    • TSB #00-001-21-3768

      Date Announced:
      JAN 21, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186693

      Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Read More »

    • TSB #00-001-20-3689

      Date Announced:
      MAR 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173097

      Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-002-19

      Date Announced:
      DEC 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169540

      If an engine assembly is replaced after a catastrophic internal mechanical failure, clean the intake manifold internally before installing a replacement engine assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-002-19

      Date Announced:
      SEP 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165676

      If an engine assembly is replaced after a catastrophic internal mechanical failure, clean the intake manifold internally before installing a replacement engine assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #00-003-19-3583

      Date Announced:
      MAR 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154879

      In support of the new MRT distribution, Mazda will ship to dealers a new Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Detector beginning March, 2019. Training videos will be posted to MGSS shortly and Workshop Manual procedures will be revised gradually. Read More »

    • TSB #01-004-19-3558

      Date Announced:
      JAN 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153311

      On some vehicles, a sulfur smell or 'rotten egg' odor may be noticed coming from the exhaust system. The odor is usually noticed after a cold start, fast idle, extended periods of idling and full throttle acceleration. Read More »

    • TSB #04-003-18-3455

      Date Announced:
      APR 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136775

      Some customers may report a slight clunk/bang/buzz noise or jolt from the front of the vehicle. This concern will most likely occur during the vehicles first forward movement after starting the engine. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

    • TSB #SB-01-016-10

      Date Announced:
      JUN 16, 2010
      NHTSA ID:
      #10033672

      MAZDA: HESITATION/IDLE VIBRATION DUE TO CRACKED ENGINE MOUNT. ON SOME VEHICLES WITH MANUAL TRANSMISSION MAY EXPERIENCE DECELERATION IN 3RD GEAR WITH ENGINE SPEED LESS THAN 3000 RPM AT APPROX. Read More »

    • TSB #01-015/08

      Date Announced:
      MAR 19, 2008
      NHTSA ID:
      #10024622

      ENGINE CRANKS NO START. *NJ Read More »

    • TSB #01-014/08

      Date Announced:
      MAR 19, 2008
      NHTSA ID:
      #10024589

      ENGINE LACK OF POWER. *NJ Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • TSB #01-016-18-3522

      Date Announced:
      SEP 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145242

      On some vehicles, a sulfur smell or 'rotten egg' odor may be noticed coming from the exhaust system. The odor is usually noticed after a cold start, fast idle, extended periods of idling and full throttle acceleration. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

    • TSB #MT-002-19

      Date Announced:
      SEP 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165676

      If an engine assembly is replaced after a catastrophic internal mechanical failure, clean the intake manifold internally before installing a replacement engine assembly. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #MT-002-21a

      Date Announced:
      OCT 13, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10202695

      Ethanol is becoming a common additive in gasoline. Gasoline containing ethanol is likely available at your local gasoline station. Typical blends of ethanol include E10 and E85. E10: A blend of 10% ethanol and 90% gasoline. Read More »

    • TSB #00-003-19-3583

      Date Announced:
      MAR 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154879

      In support of the new MRT distribution, Mazda will ship to dealers a new Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Detector beginning March, 2019. Training videos will be posted to MGSS shortly and Workshop Manual procedures will be revised gradually. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #00-003-19-3583

      Date Announced:
      MAR 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154879

      In support of the new MRT distribution, Mazda will ship to dealers a new Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Detector beginning March, 2019. Training videos will be posted to MGSS shortly and Workshop Manual procedures will be revised gradually. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

    • TSB #MT-002-21a

      Date Announced:
      OCT 13, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10202695

      Ethanol is becoming a common additive in gasoline. Gasoline containing ethanol is likely available at your local gasoline station. Typical blends of ethanol include E10 and E85. E10: A blend of 10% ethanol and 90% gasoline. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #MT-002-21

      Date Announced:
      SEP 24, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201777

      Ethanol is becoming a common additive in gasoline. Gasoline containing ethanol is likely available at your local gasoline station. Typical blends of ethanol include E10 and E85. Read More »

    • TSB #00-001-21-3768

      Date Announced:
      JAN 21, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186693

      Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Read More »

    • TSB #00-001-20-3689

      Date Announced:
      MAR 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173097

      Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Read More »

    • TSB #05-001-18-3453

      Date Announced:
      APR 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136777

      Always be sure to use the correct automatic transmission fluid when replacing ATF. Using the wrong ATF may cause shift quality complaints or may even damage the transmission. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:LUBRICANT

    • TSB #05-002-13-2777A

      Date Announced:
      MAR 11, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097348

      ALWAYS BE SURE TO USE THE CORRECT AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID WHEN REPLACING ATF. USING THE WRONG ATF MAY CAUSE SHIFT QUALITY COMPLAINTS OR MAY EVEN DAMAGE THE TRANSMISSION. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

    • TSB #01-013/08

      Date Announced:
      APR 18, 2008
      NHTSA ID:
      #10024588

      MAZDA SPECIAL PROGRAM (MSP16) - ENGINE LACK OF POWER -PCM REFLASH. VEHICLES PRODUCED FROM APRIL 10, 2003 THROUGH NOV. 9, 2007. VIN RANGE JM1FE17**40100053 - 80215462. *NJ UPDATED 6/3/08. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #MT-001-21

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194657

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored...), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-001-21

      Date Announced:
      MAR 15, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189797

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored...), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Read More »

    • TSB #01-006-21-3779

      Date Announced:
      FEB 08, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10188016

      This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost. Read More »

    • TSB #01-005-21-3778

      Date Announced:
      FEB 08, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10188015

      The Mazda DCA-8000PM is required for all warranty battery testing. If the Mazda DCA-8000PM is not used, incorrect battery testing may result in unnecessary battery replacement. Read More »

    • TSB #09-002-21-3770

      Date Announced:
      JAN 21, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186703

      In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer Read More »

    • TSB #MT-001-20

      Date Announced:
      JUL 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177853

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored...), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Read More »

    • TSB #09-003-20-3671

      Date Announced:
      JAN 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170661

      In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. Read More »

    • TSB #01-001-19-3551

      Date Announced:
      JAN 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153308

      This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost. Read More »

    • TSB #01-002-19-3552

      Date Announced:
      JAN 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153309

      The Mazda GR8-1291 is required for all warranty battery testing. If the Mazda GR8-1291 is not used, incorrect battery testing may result in unnecessary battery replacement. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-004-18

      Date Announced:
      SEP 14, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145237

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored...), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-004-18

      Date Announced:
      JUL 20, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144010

      ELECTRICAL CONCERN AND/OR MULTIPLE DTC'S DUE TO AFTERMARKET DEVICE: If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored... Read More »

    • TSB #MT-004-18

      Date Announced:
      MAR 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134933

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical concern. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-017-17

      Date Announced:
      NOV 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10188488

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical concern. Read More »

    • TSB #09-001-17-3296b

      Date Announced:
      AUG 09, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10118468

      When dealing with customer complaints of excessive condensation and/or water within the headlamp unit, first determine if all the bulb sockets (including O-ring), seals and covers are present and correctly installed. Read More »

    • TSB #09-018-17

      Date Announced:
      MAY 22, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186334

      Display shows inaccurate ambient temperature. Some customers may complain that the ambient temperature display is not accurate, or it takes too long for the display to show actual temperature. Read More »

    • TSB #1099M

      Date Announced:
      APR 28, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092421

      WHEN REPROGRAMMING A CONTROL MODULE, ALWAYS USE THE GR-8 BATTERY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM POWER SUPPLY MODE. IF NOT USED, THE CONTROL MODULE REPROGRAMMING MAY FAIL DUE TO A WEAK VEHICLE BATTERY. Read More »

    • TSB #SA285

      Date Announced:
      APR 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10086463

      OVER THE PAST TWO WEEKS, AN INCREASING NUMBER OF IPHONE SE EARLY ADOPTERS HAVE REPORTED AUDIO ISSUES WITH BLUETOOTH PHONE CALLS WHEN THE SMARTPHONE IS PAIRED WITH A VEHICLE OR WIRELESS HEADSET. Read More »

    • TSB #MTI_1111

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185967

      When installing a navigation SD card, confirm that the card is unlocked. Also, Mazda Does Not Recommend swapping navigation system SD cards from one vehicle to another for testing. Read More »

    • TSB #08-001-13-2859

      Date Announced:
      NOV 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10110991

      This information is provided to help address Passenger Airbag Deactivation (PAD) Indicator illumination con-cerns during vehicle service. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

    • TSB #01-006-21-3779a

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200933

      This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-004-18

      Date Announced:
      SEP 14, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145237

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored...), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Read More »

    • TSB #01-009-18-3452

      Date Announced:
      MAR 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134929

      The Mazda GR8-1291 is required for all warranty battery testing. If the Mazda GR8-1291 is not used, incorrect battery testing may result in unnecessary battery replacement. Read More »

    • TSB #01-008-18-3451

      Date Announced:
      MAR 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134928

      This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost. Read More »

    • TSB #RF-14-11

      Date Announced:
      AUG 22, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10061487

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

    • TSB #09-009-19-3566

      Date Announced:
      JAN 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153339

      In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. Read More »

    • TSB #09-035-17-3080

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10118467

      In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. Read More »

    • TSB #SA-061-17

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111036

      In an effort to achieve a higher level of Customer Experience and retain the value of Mazda's vehicles, MNAO Warranty Operations isę 2017 Mazda North American Operations, U.S.A. Read More »

    • TSB #09018173351

      Date Announced:
      MAY 22, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10118129

      Some customers may complain that the ambient temperature display is not accurate, or it takes too long for the display to show actual temperature. Read More »

    • TSB #09-018-17

      Date Announced:
      MAY 22, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186334

      Display shows inaccurate ambient temperature. Some customers may complain that the ambient temperature display is not accurate, or it takes too long for the display to show actual temperature. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #SA234

      Date Announced:
      JUL 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10085383

      IDS UPDATE 101.00 AND 101.02 IS NOW AVAILABLE ON MS3 UNDER THE "IDS/INFOTAINMENT" TAB. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ADAS:PARKING ASSIST:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #MTI_1031

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185968

      Some customers may complain about a blurry rear view monitor display. This may be caused by an aftermarket accessory device. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING

    • TSB #09-003-19-3555a

      Date Announced:
      MAR 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154529

      Some customers may complain of condensation/fog inside the front (headlamp/headlight) or rear (taillamp/taillight) combination lights. Read More »

    • TSB #09-003-19-3555

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153332

      Some customers may complain of condensation/fog inside the front (headlamp/headlight) or rear (taillamp/taillight) combination lights. Read More »

    • TSB #1066M

      Date Announced:
      APR 28, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092413

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT IMPROPER OPERATION OF THE AUTO-DIMMING MIRROR. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY AN OBSTRUCTION OF THE FRONT AND/OR REAR LIGHT SENSOR(S) (E.G. HANGING A PARKING PERMIT FROM THE MIRROR). Read More »

    • TSB #SB-09-057-10

      Date Announced:
      DEC 23, 2010
      NHTSA ID:
      #10037655

      MAZDA: THERE IS CONDENSATION AND FOG IN THE FRONT AND REAR COMBINATION LIGHTS. *RM Read More »

    LIGHTING (PWS)

    • TSB #09-046-12-2744

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097941

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF CONDENSATION/FOG INSIDE THE FRONT OR REAR COMBINATION LIGHTS. THE RECENT NEW MODELS HAVE BEEN FITTED WITH A CLEAR LENS WHICH CAN CAUSE THE SYMPTOM TO BE MORE NOTICEABLE, HOWEVER, IT DOES NOT AFFECT THE ... Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

    • TSB #09-003-19-3555a

      Date Announced:
      MAR 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154529

      Some customers may complain of condensation/fog inside the front (headlamp/headlight) or rear (taillamp/taillight) combination lights. Read More »

    • TSB #09-011-18-3448

      Date Announced:
      MAR 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134701

      Some customers may complain of condensation/fog inside the front (headlamp/headlight) or rear (taillamp/taillight) combination lights. Read More »

    • TSB #09-001-17-3296b

      Date Announced:
      AUG 09, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10118468

      When dealing with customer complaints of excessive condensation and/or water within the headlamp unit, first determine if all the bulb sockets (including O-ring), seals and covers are present and correctly installed. Read More »

    • TSB #09-008-17-3324

      Date Announced:
      MAR 09, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111011

      Take caution when cleaning plastic headlight lenses. Damage can occur when using some cleaners that contain strong acid, alkaline cleanser or organic solvent. Read More »

    • TSB #09-003-16-3130

      Date Announced:
      JAN 25, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10100888

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF CONDENSATION/FOG INSIDE THE FRONT (HEADLAMP/HEADLIGHT) OR REAR (TAILLAMP/TAIL-LIGHT) COMBINATION LIGHTS. Read More »

    • TSB #09-049-14-2980

      Date Announced:
      NOV 24, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10098885

      WHEN DEALING WITH CUSTOMER COMPLAINTS OF EXCESSIVE CONDENSATION AND/OR WATER WITHIN THE HEADLAMP UNIT, FIRST DETERMINE IF ALL THE BULB SOCKETS ARE PRESENT AND CORRECTLY INSTALLED. IN MOST CASES YOU WILL FIND THAT THE BULB SEAL NO. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-09-003-13

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052160

      MAZDA: ON VARIOUS MODEL YEARS AND MODEL VEHICLES, THE HEADLAMP ASSEMBLY WOULD HAVE EXCESSIVE CONDENSATION OR WATER WITHIN AND SHOULD BE CHECKED AND REPLACED, IF NECESSARY FOR CORRECT INSTALLATION. Read More »

    • TSB #09-005-11

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10037949

      MAZDA: THERE IS POSSIBLE EXCESSIVE CONDENSATION OR WATER INSIDE THE HEADLAMP UNIT ON MANY MAZDA MODELS. *RM Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES

    • TSB #SB-09-003-13

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052160

      MAZDA: ON VARIOUS MODEL YEARS AND MODEL VEHICLES, THE HEADLAMP ASSEMBLY WOULD HAVE EXCESSIVE CONDENSATION OR WATER WITHIN AND SHOULD BE CHECKED AND REPLACED, IF NECESSARY FOR CORRECT INSTALLATION. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-09-057-10

      Date Announced:
      DEC 23, 2010
      NHTSA ID:
      #10037655

      MAZDA: THERE IS CONDENSATION AND FOG IN THE FRONT AND REAR COMBINATION LIGHTS. *RM Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS

    • TSB #09-007-14-2878

      Date Announced:
      JAN 24, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097982

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF CONDENSATION/FOG INSIDE THE FRONT OR REAR COMBINATION LIGHTS. THE RECENT NEW MODELS HAVE BEEN FITTED WITH A CLEAR LENS WHICH CAN CAUSE THE SYMPTOM TO BE MORE NOTICEABLE, HOWEVER, IT DOES NOT AFFECT THE ... Read More »

    • TSB #09-046-12-2744

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097941

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF CONDENSATION/FOG INSIDE THE FRONT OR REAR COMBINATION LIGHTS. THE RECENT NEW MODELS HAVE BEEN FITTED WITH A CLEAR LENS WHICH CAN CAUSE THE SYMPTOM TO BE MORE NOTICEABLE, HOWEVER, IT DOES NOT AFFECT THE ... Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

    • TSB #09-003-19-3555a

      Date Announced:
      MAR 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154529

      Some customers may complain of condensation/fog inside the front (headlamp/headlight) or rear (taillamp/taillight) combination lights. Read More »

    • TSB #09-011-18-3448

      Date Announced:
      MAR 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134701

      Some customers may complain of condensation/fog inside the front (headlamp/headlight) or rear (taillamp/taillight) combination lights. Read More »

    • TSB #09-003-16-3130

      Date Announced:
      JAN 25, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10100888

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF CONDENSATION/FOG INSIDE THE FRONT (HEADLAMP/HEADLIGHT) OR REAR (TAILLAMP/TAIL-LIGHT) COMBINATION LIGHTS. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

    • TSB #SA-040-21

      Date Announced:
      JUN 07, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198691

      Some vehicles may experience exterior trim heat damage when parked near a glass building or Low-E windows. This may be caused by the sun's reflection. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-003-21

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198574

      Some vehicles may experience exterior trim heat damage when parked near a glass building. This may be caused by the suns reflection. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM

    • TSB #MTI_1034

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091393

      THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES HVAC HEATER/DEFROSTER OPERATING TIPS USING MODE SELECTOR DIAL. THIS INCLUDES THE USE OF INTERMEDIATE POSITIONS. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:HEATER CORE

    • TSB #MTI_1034

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091263

      THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES HVAC HEATER/DEFROSTER OPERATING TIPS USING MODE SELECTOR DIAL. THIS INCLUDES THE USE OF INTERMEDIATE POSITIONS. Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #SSPB3

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194661

      Subject: ** UPDATE** - Takata Inflator Special Service Program (Extended Warranty) Special Service Program SSPB3: In December 2017 Special Service Program SSPB3 - Takata Inflator Extended Warranty was announced. Read More »

    • TSB #08-001-19-3544

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153329

      This information is provided to help address Passenger Airbag Deactivation (PAD) Indicator illumination concerns during vehicle service. Read More »

    • TSB #08-001-18-3457

      Date Announced:
      APR 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136784

      This information is provided to help address Passenger Airbag Deactivation (PAD) Indicator illumination concerns during vehicle service. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-003-18

      Date Announced:
      FEB 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134925

      The Workshop Manual has two-different airbag procedures, one for Standard Deployment and one for Two-Step Deployment. Standard Deployment is for Mexico spec vehicles and Two-Step Deployment is for US and Canadian spec vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #SA-068-17

      Date Announced:
      SEP 12, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10118753

      STOPPER PLATES FOR AIR BAG MODULE CONNECTORS HAVE BEEN ESTABLISHED AS NEW SERVICE PARTS. When removing the connector (1) to the air bag module (2), make sure to first lift the stopper plate (3) carefully using a flathead screwdriver (but ... Read More »

    • TSB #SA327

      Date Announced:
      JUL 28, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10085405

      TAKATA RECALLS GENERAL INFORMATION PURPOSE: THIS PAGE WAS CREATED TO ASSIST WITH HANDLING TAKATA AIR BAG RECALLS. PROCESSES: PLEASE USE THESE PROCESS FLOWCHARTS TO PROPERLY HANDLE VEHICLES SUBJECT TO THE TAKATA AIR BAG RECALL. Read More »

    • TSB #08-001-13-2859

      Date Announced:
      NOV 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10110991

      This information is provided to help address Passenger Airbag Deactivation (PAD) Indicator illumination con-cerns during vehicle service. Read More »

    AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

    • TSB #SB-08-001-13

      Date Announced:
      NOV 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054788

      MAZDA: INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING THE INDICATOR LIGHT ILLUMINATION OF THE PASSENGER AIRBAG DEACTIVATION (PAD). *PE Read More »

    AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

    • TSB #08-003-17-3345

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120381

      Mazda Motor Corporation is going to evaluate the following inflators to ensure the safety of the inflator with a desiccant. In order to do this, MNAO is collecting inflators for evaluation in certain zones. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #09-014-18-3443a

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148068

      When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the "Mazda Pocket Paint Guide" to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Read More »

    • TSB #09-014-18-3443

      Date Announced:
      MAR 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134702

      When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the "Mazda Pocket Paint Guide" to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Read More »

    • TSB #09-001-17-3296b

      Date Announced:
      AUG 09, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10118468

      When dealing with customer complaints of excessive condensation and/or water within the headlamp unit, first determine if all the bulb sockets (including O-ring), seals and covers are present and correctly installed. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY

    • TSB #MT-012-18

      Date Announced:
      DEC 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154139

      If a vehicle has body vibration or steering wheel shimmy while driving and the root cause is determined to be tire balance, re-balance the tires using a Hunter GSP9700 or equivalent balance machine. Read More »

    VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

    • TSB #09-002-21-3770

      Date Announced:
      JAN 21, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186703

      In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer Read More »

    • TSB #09-034-18-3430a

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148072

      In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. Read More »

    • TSB #09-034-18-3430

      Date Announced:
      AUG 31, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144333

      In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. Read More »

    TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

    • TSB #MT-002-20

      Date Announced:
      AUG 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179228

      New CARB regulation regarding mandatory checking and documenting of tire pressure whenever a vehicle is in for service work. This applies to all service shops (including Mazda dealerships) in California effective September 1, 2010. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-02-001-12

      Date Announced:
      JAN 11, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10043662

      MAZDA: TPMS WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINDATED. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY DAMAGE TO THE VALVE NUT AND/OR VALVE STEM OF THE WHEEL. *KB Read More »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #00-001-21-3768

      Date Announced:
      JAN 21, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186693

      Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-002-20

      Date Announced:
      AUG 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179228

      New CARB regulation regarding mandatory checking and documenting of tire pressure whenever a vehicle is in for service work. This applies to all service shops (including Mazda dealerships) in California effective September 1, 2010. Read More »

    • TSB #02-002-19-3546

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153316

      Some automotive cleaning products contain strong acid or alkali. When these types of cleaners are used to clean the wheels on Mazda vehicles, the chemicals contents penetrate the clear coating of the wheel surface and damage the paint ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-008-18-3467

      Date Announced:
      APR 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136774

      Some automotive cleaning products contain strong acid or alkali. When these types of cleaners are used to clean the wheels on Mazda vehicles, the chemicals contents penetrate the clear coating of the wheel surface and damage the paint ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-002-16-3124

      Date Announced:
      JAN 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10105855

      SOME AUTOMOTIVE CLEANING PRODUCTS CONTAIN STRONG ACID OR ALKALI. WHEN THESE TYPES OF CLEANERS ARE USED TO CLEAN THE WHEELS ON MAZDA VEHICLES, THE CHEMICALS CONTENTS PENETRATE THE CLEAR COATING OF THE WHEEL SURFACE AND DAMAGE THE PAINT ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-009-13-2854

      Date Announced:
      NOV 11, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10110995

      Some automotive cleaning products contain strong acid or alkali. When these types of cleaners are used to clean the wheels on Mazda vehicles, the chemicals contents penetrate the clear coating of the wheel surface and damage the paint ... Read More »

    SEATS

    • TSB #09-039-13-2852

      Date Announced:
      DEC 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097967

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CHATTERING NOISE AND THE DRIVER-SIDE SEAT LIFT CANNOT BE ADJUSTED BECAUSE THE LOCK PLATE GUIDE COMES OFF THE GUIDE CAM WHEN OPERATING THE LIFT. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #09-025-21-3824

      Date Announced:
      AUG 17, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200527

      This service bulletin provides information regarding the proper use of the driver├ó┬┐┬┐s floor mat to avoid any potential interference with the foot pedals. Read More »

    • TSB #SA-041-21

      Date Announced:
      JUN 09, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198689

      Accessory instructions can be found on OneMazda under Dealer Resources - Parts & Accessories. The links provided below can be used for quick access: For 2016 models and newer: NOTE: Instructions are found under the "Attachments" section ... Read More »

    • TSB #MT-001-21

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194657

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored...), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Read More »

    • TSB #09-002-21-3770

      Date Announced:
      JAN 21, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186703

      In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer Read More »

    • TSB #09-006-20-3673a

      Date Announced:
      JUL 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177847

      When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the "Mazda Paint Warranty Guide" to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Read More »

    • TSB #MT-001-20

      Date Announced:
      JUL 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177853

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored...), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Read More »

    • TSB #09-006-20-3673

      Date Announced:
      JAN 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170817

      When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the "Mazda Pocket Paint Guide" to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Read More »

    • TSB #02-002-20-3651

      Date Announced:
      JAN 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170656

      Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Read More »

    • TSB #09-003-20-3671

      Date Announced:
      JAN 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170661

      In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-002-19

      Date Announced:
      DEC 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169540

      If an engine assembly is replaced after a catastrophic internal mechanical failure, clean the intake manifold internally before installing a replacement engine assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #SA-013-19

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159201

      MAZDA IDS INOPERATIVE WITH VCM-II LICENSE EXPIRATION MESSAGE - If you encounter an IDS inoperative problem with VCM-II license expiration message, follow the instructions below: 1. Read More »

    • TSB #00-003-19-3583

      Date Announced:
      MAR 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154879

      In support of the new MRT distribution, Mazda will ship to dealers a new Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Detector beginning March, 2019. Training videos will be posted to MGSS shortly and Workshop Manual procedures will be revised gradually. Read More »

    • TSB #09-005-19-3562

      Date Announced:
      JAN 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153334

      When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the "Mazda Pocket Paint Guide" to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Read More »

    • TSB #00-001-19-3560

      Date Announced:
      JAN 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153306

      Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Read More »

    • TSB #09-004-19-3543

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153333

      Mazda infotainment systems require contacting the proper source for diagnostic support, parts authorization, and parts exchange. Some components require prior authorization before ordering as exchange. Read More »

    • TSB #09-001-19-3553

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153330

      When replacing the SiriusXM satellite radio unit (or a MAZDA CONNECT tuner and amp unit (TAU)) with replacement tuner for any reason, a call must be made to inform SiriusXM of the existing Radio ID and the new/replacement SAT Radio ID as ... Read More »

    • TSB #00-001-18-3446a

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148002

      Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Read More »

    • TSB #00-003-18-3480a

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148003

      Mazda North American Operations has approved an additional on-car brake lathe as an option for MNAO authorized equipment. The Pro-Cut On-Car Brake Lathe has been added to the MNAO authorized equipment program. Read More »

    • TSB #09-034-18-3430a

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148072

      In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. Read More »

    • TSB #09-014-18-3443a

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148068

      When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the "Mazda Pocket Paint Guide" to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Read More »

    • TSB #MT-004-18

      Date Announced:
      SEP 14, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145237

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored...), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-004-18

      Date Announced:
      JUL 20, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144010

      ELECTRICAL CONCERN AND/OR MULTIPLE DTC'S DUE TO AFTERMARKET DEVICE: If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery, engine no start, DTC(s) stored... Read More »

    • TSB #09-025-18-3479

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142527

      Mazda infotainment systems require contacting the proper source for diagnostic support, parts authorization, and parts exchange. Some components require prior authorization before ordering as exchange. Read More »

    • TSB #09-023-18-3475

      Date Announced:
      MAY 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142525

      When replacing the SiriusXM satellite radio unit (or a MAZDA CONNECT tuner and amp unit (TAU)) with replacement tuner for any reason, a call must be made to inform SiriusXM of the existing Radio ID and the new/replacement SAT Radio ID as ... Read More »

    • TSB #05-001-18-3453

      Date Announced:
      APR 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136777

      Always be sure to use the correct automatic transmission fluid when replacing ATF. Using the wrong ATF may cause shift quality complaints or may even damage the transmission. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-004-18

      Date Announced:
      MAR 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134933

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical concern. Read More »

    • TSB #00-001-18-3446

      Date Announced:
      MAR 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134699

      Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-003-18

      Date Announced:
      FEB 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134925

      The Workshop Manual has two-different airbag procedures, one for Standard Deployment and one for Two-Step Deployment. Standard Deployment is for Mexico spec vehicles and Two-Step Deployment is for US and Canadian spec vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #MT-017-17

      Date Announced:
      NOV 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10188488

      If you encounter any type of electrical concern (e.g, dead battery), interview the customer before proceeding with normal Workshop Manual diagnosis. Aftermarket devices may be the cause of the electrical concern. Read More »

    • TSB #09-013-16-3161

      Date Announced:
      JUN 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10105886

      WHEN DEALING WITH CUSTOMER COMPLAINTS OF EXCESSIVE CONDENSATION AND/OR WATER WITHIN THE HEADLAMP UNIT, FIRST DETERMINE IF ALL THE BULB SOCKETS ARE RESENT AND CORRECTLY INSTALLED. IN MOST CASES YOU WILL FIND THAT THE BULB SEAL NO. Read More »

    • TSB #MTI_1111

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091406

      WHEN INSTALLING A NAVIGATION SD CARD, CONFIRM THAT THE CARD IS UNLOCKED. ALSO, MAZDA DOES NOT RECOMMEND SWAPPING NAVIGATION SYSTEM SD CARDS FROM ONE VEHICLE TO ANOTHER FOR TESTING. Read More »

    • TSB #MTI_1111

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091265

      WHEN INSTALLING A NAVIGATION SD CARD, CONFIRM THAT THE CARD IS UNLOCKED. ALSO, MAZDA DOES NOT RECOMMEND SWAPPING NAVIGATION SYSTEM SD CARDS FROM ONE VEHICLE TO ANOTHER FOR TESTING. Read More »

    • TSB #MTI_1034

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185966

      This article provides HVAC heater/defroster operating tips using Mode selector dial. This includes the use of intermediate positions. Read More »

    • TSB #MTI_1111

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185967

      When installing a navigation SD card, confirm that the card is unlocked. Also, Mazda Does Not Recommend swapping navigation system SD cards from one vehicle to another for testing. Read More »

    • TSB #MTI_1031

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091266

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT A BLURRY REAR VIEW MONITOR DISPLAY. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY AN AFTERMARKET ACCESSORY DEVICE. Read More »

    • TSB #MTI_1032

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091361

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT A RATTLE TYPE NOISE COMING FROM THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE WHEN DRIVING ON ROUGH ROADS. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY A LOOSE SPARE TIRE JACK. Read More »

    • TSB #MTI_1031

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091433

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT A BLURRY REAR VIEW MONITOR DISPLAY. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY AN AFTERMARKET ACCESSORY DEVICE Read More »

    • TSB #MTI_1032

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185969

      Some customers may complain about a rattle type noise coming from the rear of the vehicle when driving on rough roads. This may be caused by a loose spare tire jack. Read More »

    • TSB #01-003-15-3014

      Date Announced:
      FEB 27, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10100708

      USE THE FOLLOWING REPAIR PROCEDURE TO MINIMIZE THE NEED TO REPLACE THE CATALYST CONVERTER/EXHAUST PIPE WHEN REMOVING OXYGEN SENSORS AND/OR AIR FUEL RATIO SENSORS. Read More »

    • TSB #00-002-14-2936

      Date Announced:
      JUN 10, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10098245

      MAZDA NORTH AMERICAN OPERATIONS RECEIVED MANY REQUESTS FROM OUR DEALERS ASKING US TO APPROVE ADDITIONAL ON-CAR BRAKE LATHES AS AN OPTION FOR MNAO AUTHORIZED EQUIPMENT. Read More »

    • TSB #09-023-14-2924

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10098121

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE AMBIENT TEMPERATURE DISPLAY IS NOT ACCURATE, OR IT TAKES TOO LONG FOR THE DISPLAY TO SHOW ACTUAL TEMPERATURE. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-09-005-13

      Date Announced:
      MAR 11, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052155

      MAZDA: ON SOME VEHICLES, TO AVOID POTENTIAL INTERFERENCE OF FOOT PLACED ON PEDALS, INFORMATION IS PROVIDED REGARDING PROPER USE, AND PLACEMENT, OF DRIVER'S FLOOR MAT. VARIOUS MODELS AND MODEL YEARS. Read More »

    • TSB #09-005-13-2781

      Date Announced:
      MAR 11, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097343

      THIS SERVICE BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION REGARDING THE PROPER USE OF THE DRIVER┐S FLOOR MAT TO AVOID ANY POTEN-TIAL INTERFERENCE WITH THE FOOT PEDALS. Read More »

    • TSB #02-001-13-2752

      Date Announced:
      JAN 14, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097300

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF SIGNS OF OIL ON THE STRUTS OR SHOCK ABSORBERS. IN MOST CASES THE OIL THAT IS PRESENT IS NORMAL, AND A RESULT OF THE OIL THAT REMAINS ON THE SHAFT DURING THE NORMAL SWEEPING PROCESS OF THE SHAFT SEAL. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

    • TSB #09-025-18-3479

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142527

      Mazda infotainment systems require contacting the proper source for diagnostic support, parts authorization, and parts exchange. Some components require prior authorization before ordering as exchange. Read More »

    • TSB #09-023-18-3475

      Date Announced:
      MAY 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142525

      When replacing the SiriusXM satellite radio unit (or a MAZDA CONNECT tuner and amp unit (TAU)) with replacement tuner for any reason, a call must be made to inform SiriusXM of the existing Radio ID and the new/replacement SAT Radio ID as ... Read More »

    • TSB #09-012-14-2891

      Date Announced:
      FEB 14, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10098022

      WHEN REPLACING THE SIRIUSXM SATELLITE RADIO UNIT (OR A MAZDA CONNECT TUNER AND AMP UNIT (TAU)) WITH REPLACEMENT TUNER FOR ANY REASON, A CALL MUST BE MADE TO INFORM SIRIUSXM OF THE EXISTING RADIO ID AND THE NEW/ REPLACEMENT SAT RADIO ID AS ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

    • TSB #09-003-13-2776

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097369

      WHEN DEALING WITH CUSTOMER COMPLAINTS OF EXCESSIVE CONDENSATION AND/OR WATER WITHIN THE HEADLAMP UNIT, FIRST DETERMINE IF ALL THE BULB SOCKETS ARE PRESENT AND CORRECTLY INSTALLED. IN MOST CASES YOU WILL FIND THAT THE BULB SEAL NO. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #00-001-20-3689

      Date Announced:
      MAR 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173097

      Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Read More »

    • TSB #00-001-18-3446a

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148002

      Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Read More »

    • TSB #09-035-17-3080

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10118467

      In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. Read More »

    • TSB #05-001-16-3128

      Date Announced:
      JAN 25, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10100890

      ALWAYS BE SURE TO USE THE CORRECT AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID WHEN REPLACING ATF. USING THE WRONG ATF MAY CAUSE SHIFT QUALITY COMPLAINTS OR MAY EVEN DAMAGE THE TRANSMISSION. Read More »

    • TSB #09-030-15-3073

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10105481

      MAZDA INFOTAINMENT SYSTEMS REQUIRE CONTACTING THE PROPER SOURCE FOR DIAGNOSTIC SUPPORT, PARTS AUTHORIZATION, AND PARTS EXCHANGE. SOME COMPONENTS REQUIRE PRIOR AUTHORIZATION BEFORE ORDERING AS EXCHANGE. Read More »

    • TSB #09-018-13-2803

      Date Announced:
      JUN 04, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097394

      SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE AMBIENT TEMPERATURE DISPLAY IS NOT ACCURATE, OR IT TAKES TOO LONG FOR THE DISPLAY TO SHOW ACTUAL TEMPERATURE. Read More »

    • TSB #00-001-13-2748A

      Date Announced:
      APR 17, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097375

      MAZDA HAS DEVELOPED FACTORY RECOMMENDED SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE SERVICES THAT SUPPORT ALL MAJOR VEHICLE SYSTEMS. Read More »

    • TSB #00-001-13-2748

      Date Announced:
      JAN 15, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097295

      MAZDA HAS DEVELOPED FACTORY RECOMMENDED SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE SERVICES THAT SUPPORT ALL MAJOR VEHICLE SYSTEMS. Read More »

    • TSB #00-004-12-2741

      Date Announced:
      DEC 19, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097942

      MAZDA HAS DEVELOPED FACTORY RECOMMENDED SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE SERVICES THAT SUPPORT ALL MAJOR VEHICLE SYSTEMS. Read More »

    • TSB #09-028-12-2701B

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10097754

      THE MULTI INFORMATION DISPLAY (MID) AND NAVIGATION SYSTEM SUPPORT FOR DIAGNOSTICS, PARTS AUTHORIZATION, AND PARTS EXCHANGE REQUIRE CONTACTING THE PROPER SOURCE. PLEASE CONTACT THE APPROPRIATE SOURCE BY REFERRING TO THE FOLLOWING TABLES. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • TSB #02-002-20-3651

      Date Announced:
      JAN 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170656

      Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Read More »

    • TSB #09-002-19-3554

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153331

      This service bulletin provides information regarding the proper use of the driver's floor mat to avoid anypotential interference with the foot pedals. Read More »

    • TSB #09-019-18-3450

      Date Announced:
      MAR 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10134703

      This service bulletin provides information regarding the proper use of the driver's floor mat to avoid any potential interference with the foot pedals. Read More »

    • TSB #MTI_1031

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185968

      Some customers may complain about a blurry rear view monitor display. This may be caused by an aftermarket accessory device. Read More »

    • TSB #09-034-14-2956

      Date Announced:
      AUG 15, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10098367

      IN ACCORDANCE WITH FEDERAL REGULATIONS, FOLLOW THE PROCEDURE LISTED BELOW WHEN REPLACING A SPEEDOMETER.NOTE:┐MAZDA VEHICLES ARE MANUFACTURED WITH TAMPER-PROOF SPEEDOMETERS. Read More »

    • TSB #09-027-14-2935

      Date Announced:
      JUN 10, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10098282

      THIS SERVICE BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION REGARDING THE PROPER USE OF THE DRIVER┐S FLOOR MAT TO AVOID ANY POTENTIAL INTERFERENCE WITH THE FOOT PEDALS. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-09-005-13

      Date Announced:
      MAR 11, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052155

      MAZDA: ON SOME VEHICLES, TO AVOID POTENTIAL INTERFERENCE OF FOOT PLACED ON PEDALS, INFORMATION IS PROVIDED REGARDING PROPER USE, AND PLACEMENT, OF DRIVER'S FLOOR MAT. VARIOUS MODELS AND MODEL YEARS. Read More »

    UNKNOWN OR OTHER

    • TSB #MTI_1034

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185966

      This article provides HVAC heater/defroster operating tips using Mode selector dial. This includes the use of intermediate positions. Read More »