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Mazda Recalls Cars for Air Bags

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Mazda North American Operations is recalling 308,992 model year 2003-08 Mazda6; 2004-08 RX-8, and 2006-07 Mazdaspeed6 vehicles.
The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion and other factors, including manufacturing variability that, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture.
Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver’s frontal air bag inflator with an alternate inflator, free of charge.
Mazda’s number for this recall is 1417G.
This recall supersedes recall 15V-382.

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