|NOTICE No: MT000003690
|MODEL: Mazda MPV
|AFFECTED VINs: N/A
|SUBJECT: Use of propylene glycol based coolant
|APPLICABLE MODELS: 00-02 MPV, 98-02 B-series, 01-02 Tribute|
- When replacing the coolant in any vehicle which has an engine produced by Ford Motor Company, use only the recommended orange or green Ethylene Glycol-based fluid. Ford Motor Co. does not recommend the newer Propylene Glycol-based fluids due to unknown corrosion protection properties.
- CONSUMER NOTICE:
- The information and instructions in this notice are intended for
use by skilled technicians. Mazda technicians utilize the proper
tools/equipment and take training to correctly and safely maintain
Mazda vehicles. These instructions should not be performed by
"do-it-yourselfers." Consumers should not assume this
notice applies to their vehicle or that their vehicle will develop
the described concern. To determine if the information applies,
consumers should contact their nearest authorized Mazda dealership.