Insufficient material properties can lead to failure of the seat height adjustment which can result in the seat frame tilting over. As a consequence, the connection between the seat and the chassis might loosen, particularly in the event of a rear-end collision, which could lead to injuries.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
The vehicles in question were manufactured between:
Mazda 2 (DE) 19 June 2007 and 11 September 2010;
Mazda 3 (BL) between 17 December 2008 and 30 September 2010;
Mazda 6 (GH) between 3 August 2007 and 31 August 2010.
Type approval numbers: Mazda 2 DE: e13*2001/116*0254*ff; Mazda 3 BL: e11*2001/116*0262*ff; Mazda 6 GH: e1*2001/116*0448*ff. Type: DE, BL, GH