|NOTICE No: MT000002923
|MODEL: Mazda MPV
|AFFECTED VINs: N/A
|SUBJECT: Front axle knocking/clicking noise at low speed
1996-98 4WD MPV may experience a thumping noise from the front left drive
shaft area. This noise is most noticeable at low speeds (3-10 mph) in 2WD and
may slightly increase when turning.
This noise is a result of excessive backlash between the spline on the joint
shaft and the serration on the driveshaft.
A joint shaft coupled with a left driveshaft is now available at the PDC.
Install this service part on affected vehicle as a complete assembly.
|M0Y1-22-700||Left Side Joint|
- 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.
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