Mazda—Mazda RX-8 Passenger Vehicles—Lower Control Arm
What are the defects?
There is a possibility for the front lower control arms to develop cracks around the ball joint socket due to casting defects in the control arm.
The potential exists for the ball joint to become dislodged from the lower control arm, and in a worst case scenario, the driver may loose control of the vehicle.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by mail. For further information, contact any authorised Mazda Dealer or free-call 1800 034 411 (10.00am to 4.00pm, EST, Mon - Fri) to speak to a Mazda Customer Service Representative.