The Mazda BT-50, sold between October 21, 2011, and December 3, 2012, are being recalled.
The Mazda BT-50, sold between October 21, 2011, and December 3, 2012, are being recalled.

Mazda recalls yet another vehicle...

FOR the second time in as many days Mazda has issued a recall - this time for the BT-50 ute.

The issue related to an output shaft speed sensor, which could cause an unintended shift into first gear.

It affects vehicles sold between 31 October 31, 2011, and 3 December 3, 2012.

Earlier this week Mazda also recalled certain models of the Mazda2, Mazda3 and Mazda6.

"If the failure occurs while the vehicle is in use, it could cause an abrupt wheel speed reduction. This may cause the rear tyres to slide or lock up until the vehicle speed slows, which could result in a loss of vehicle control," the recall notice said.

Mazda Australia will contact all affected customers by mail. The vehicles will need to be taken back to the dealer for inspection and repair at no charge.

Owners wanting more information can contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

Click here for the VIN list.



Queensland's body building granny is flexing to the top

premium_icon Queensland's body building granny is flexing to the top

Deb Brown started training three years ago and she's not stopping.

AGNES FIRE: Residents lose power, caravan damaged by blaze

AGNES FIRE: Residents lose power, caravan damaged by blaze

Residents have been urged to keep up to date.

Strangers quick to help save horses from 'fast-moving' blaze

premium_icon Strangers quick to help save horses from 'fast-moving' blaze

Residents were quick to help, in any means possible.

Local Partners