2006 MAZDA B-SERIES TRUCK - AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Mazda North America Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2006 B-Series vehicles. Upon deployment of the passenger side frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to explode.
HazardIn the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger's frontal air bag, the inflator could explode with sharp metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants, potentially resulting in serious injury or death.
Consumer ActionMazda will notify owners instructing them not to drive their vehicles. Dealers will replace the passenger's frontal air bag inflator with an alternate inflator, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 19, 2018. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda's number for this recall is 2318A.