Mazda to recall 460,000 cars globally for diesel engine defects

[TOKYO] Japan's Mazda Motor Corp said on Thursday it was recalling about 460,000 CX-5, Mazda3 and Mazda6 cars globally to fix multiple defects in their diesel engines, including a problem that could lead to engines stalling.

The cars subject to the recalls were produced between Feb 13, 2012 and Feb 2 this year. No injury or fire has been reported from the defect, Mazda said.

Of the total, 170,000 cars were sold in Japan and the remainder overseas.


BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to