2000 - 2003 MPV - COOLANT SEEPAGE FROM REAR HEATER PIPE
NOTE :This bulletin replaces 07-002/05. Please update your records accordingly.
This bulletin supersedes 07-002/05, issued 06/17/05. The DESCRIPTION, REPAIR PROCEDURE, PARTS and WARRANTY INFORMATION have been revised.
2000-2001 MPV (equipped with rear heater) with VINs JM3 LW28**Y0100038 - 10214436 (built Mar. 31, 1999 through Aug. 8, 2003)
2002-2003 MPV (equipped with rear heater) with VINs JM3 LW28**20300025 - 30378937 (built Mar. 31, 1999 through Aug. 8, 2003)
During winter driving, water containing salt accumulates in the black plastic pipe cover and/or the brackets of the wheel housing. This may cause corrosion and perforation of the rear heater pipe resulting in coolant seepage from the rear heater pipe. To correct this concern, mass production has been changed as follows:
|1.||The material of the heater pipe has been changed from steel to aluminum. |
Call Mazda at 1-800-222-5500 option #4 You are covered according to the bulletin as per the information and VIN coverage listed above. Don't take NO for an answer
Let me know what happens and thank you for the accept and bonus. Your dealer must have been asleep this morning