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2003 Mazda Miata Cloth AT

SAFETY FEATURES
 
  • Driver front airbag , passenger front airbag with occupant switch off
  • Two head restraints on front seats
 
Crash Test Results for the 2003 Mazda Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2003 Mazda B-Series 445Not
Tested
3
2003 Mazda B-Series 444Not
Tested
3
2003 Mazda Mazda6 55345
2003 Mazda Miata MX-5 453Not
Tested
5
2003 Mazda MPV 55553
2003 Mazda Protege Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2003 Mazda Protege 54344
2003 Mazda Tribute 54553
 
Service Bulletins for 2003 Mazda Tribute Cloth AT
2003 MAZDA MIATA:

Bulletin Number: 00-001-13-2748
MAZDA HAS DEVELOPED FACTORY RECOMMENDED SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE SERVICES THAT SUPPORT ALL MAJOR VEHICLE SYSTEMS. MAZDA RECOMMENDS DEALERS FOLLOW THE SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE TABLES AS CITED IN THE VEHICLE-SPECIFIC WORKSHOP MANUAL OR OWNERS MANU

Bulletin Number: 00-001-13-2748A
MAZDA HAS DEVELOPED FACTORY RECOMMENDED SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE SERVICES THAT SUPPORT ALL MAJOR VEHICLE SYSTEMS. MAZDA RECOMMENDS DEALERS FOLLOW THE SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE TABLES AS CITED IN THE VEHICLE-SPECIFIC WORKSHOP MANUAL OR OWNERS MANU

Bulletin Number: 00-001-18-3446
Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle-specific workshop manual or owner's manu

Bulletin Number: 00-001-18-3446a
Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle- specific workshop manual or owner's man

Bulletin Number: 00-001-18-3446a
Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle- specific workshop manual or owner's man

Bulletin Number: 00-001-19-3560
Mazda has developed factory recommended scheduled maintenance services that support all major vehicle systems. Mazda recommends dealers follow the scheduled maintenance tables as cited in the vehicle- specific workshop manual or owner's man

Bulletin Number: 00-002-14-2936
MAZDA NORTH AMERICAN OPERATIONS RECEIVED MANY REQUESTS FROM OUR DEALERS ASKING US TO APPROVE ADDITIONAL ON-CAR BRAKE LATHES AS AN OPTION FOR MNAO AUTHORIZED EQUIPMENT. DUE TO YOUR FEEDBACK AND AFTER EVALUATING A FEW ON-CAR BRAKE LATHES, WE

Bulletin Number: 00-002-19-3561
Mazda North American Operations has approved an additional on-car brake lathe as an option for MNAO authorized equipment. The Pro-Cut On-Car Brake Lathe has been added to the MNAO authorized equipment program. NOTE: Accu-turn is still an ap

Bulletin Number: 00-003-18-3480
Mazda North American Operations has approved an additional on-car brake lathe as an option for MNAOauthorized equipment. The Pro-Cut On-Car Brake Lathe has been added to the MNAO authorizedequipment program.NOTE: Accu-turn is still an appro

Bulletin Number: 00-003-18-3480a
Mazda North American Operations has approved an additional on-car brake lathe as an option for MNAO authorized equipment. The Pro-Cut On-Car Brake Lathe has been added to the MNAO authorized equipment program. NOTE: Accu-turn is still an ap

Bulletin Number: 00-003-18-3480a
Mazda North American Operations has approved an additional on-car brake lathe as an option for MNAO authorized equipment. The Pro-Cut On-Car Brake Lathe has been added to the MNAO authorized equipment program. NOTE: Accu-turn is still an ap

Bulletin Number: 00-003-19-3583
In support of the new MRT distribution, Mazda will ship to dealers a new Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Detector beginning March, 2019. Training videos will be posted to MGSS shortly and Workshop Manual procedures will be revised gradually.

Bulletin Number: 00-003-19-3583
In support of the new MRT distribution, Mazda will ship to dealers a new Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Detector beginning March, 2019. Training videos will be posted to MGSS shortly and Workshop Manual procedures will be revised gradually.

Bulletin Number: 00-003-19-3583
In support of the new MRT distribution, Mazda will ship to dealers a new Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Detector beginning March, 2019. Training videos will be posted to MGSS shortly and Workshop Manual procedures will be revised gradually.

Bulletin Number: 00-003-19-3583
In support of the new MRT distribution, Mazda will ship to dealers a new Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Detector beginning March, 2019. Training videos will be posted to MGSS shortly and Workshop Manual procedures will be revised gradually.

Bulletin Number: 00-004/12
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 00-004/12
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 00-004/12
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 00-004-12-2741
MAZDA HAS DEVELOPED FACTORY RECOMMENDED SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE SERVICES THAT SUPPORT ALL MAJOR VEHICLE SYSTEMS. MAZDA RECOMMENDS DEALERS FOLLOW THE SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE TABLES AS CITED IN THE VEHICLE-SPECIFIC WORKSHOP MANUAL OR OWNERS MANU

Bulletin Number: 00204
EVAPORATIVE EMMISSIONS AND RECIVER ADAPTERS. *EH

Bulletin Number: 00307
AVAILABILITY OF NON-REQUIRED TOOLS. *KB

Bulletin Number: 01-001-19-3551
This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost. For new vehicles in sto

Bulletin Number: 01-002-19-3552
The Mazda GR8-1291 is required for all warranty battery testing. If the Mazda GR8-1291 is not used, incorrect battery testing may result in unnecessary battery replacement. Use the following test procedures in this Service Bulletin to test

Bulletin Number: 01-003-15-3014
USE THE FOLLOWING REPAIR PROCEDURE TO MINIMIZE THE NEED TO REPLACE THE CATALYST CONVERTER/EXHAUST PIPE WHEN REMOVING OXYGEN SENSORS AND/OR AIR FUEL RATIO SENSORS.

Bulletin Number: 01-004-19-3558
On some vehicles, a sulfur smell or 'rotten egg' odor may be noticed coming from the exhaust system. The odor is usually noticed after a cold start, fast idle, extended periods of idling and full throttle acceleration. Sulfur smell is not a

Bulletin Number: 01-008-18-3451
This service bulletin provides testing and charging procedures in order to promote proper battery maintenance, to deliver new vehicles with fully charged batteries, and to reduce unnecessary battery replacement cost. For new vehicles in sto

Bulletin Number: 01-009-18-3452
The Mazda GR8-1291 is required for all warranty battery testing. If the Mazda GR8-1291 is not used, incorrect battery testing may result in unnecessary battery replacement. Use the following test procedures in this Service Bulletin to test

Bulletin Number: 01-016-18-3522
On some vehicles, a sulfur smell or 'rotten egg' odor may be noticed coming from the exhaust system. The odor is usually noticed after a cold start, fast idle, extended periods of idling and full throttle acceleration. Sulfur smell is not a

Bulletin Number: 0102504
BATTERY TEST PROCEDURE REQUIREMENTS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 02-001-13-2752
SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF SIGNS OF OIL ON THE STRUTS OR SHOCK ABSORBERS. IN MOST CASES THE OIL THAT IS PRESENT IS NORMAL, AND A RESULT OF THE OIL THAT REMAINS ON THE SHAFT DURING THE NORMAL SWEEPING PROCESS OF THE SHAFT SEAL. FOLLOW TH

Bulletin Number: 02-001-19-3550
Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Follow th

Bulletin Number: 02-006-18-3449
Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Follow th

Bulletin Number: 02-006-18-3449
Some customers may complain of signs of oil on the struts or shock absorbers. In most cases the oil that is present is normal, and a result of the oil that remains on the shaft during the normal sweeping process of the shaft seal. Follow th

Bulletin Number: 0500103
CLUTCH CHATTER DURING COLD TAKEOFF. ON VEHICLES WITH MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS BUILT PRIOR TO 4/10/2003. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0500103
CLUTCH CHATTER DURING COLD TAKEOFF. ON VEHICLES WITH MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS BUILT PRIOR TO 4/10/2003. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0501202
6-SPEED MANUAL TRANSMISSION WILL NOT SHIFT INTO 5TH OR REVERSE GEARS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 07-002-13-2842
A MUSTY/MILDEW TYPE ODOR MAY COME FROM THE VENTS WHEN THE AIR CONDITIONING (A/C) SYSTEM IS OPERATING. IT IS MOST NOTICEABLE WHEN THE A/C IS FIRST TURNED ON. THIS ODOR IS THE RESULT OF MOLD GROWTH IN THE A/C EVAPORATOR/COOLING UNIT WHICH IS

Bulletin Number: 07-002-18-3432
A musty/mildew type odor may come from the vents when the air conditioning (A/C) system is operating. It is most noticeable when the A/C is first turned ON. This odor is the result of mold growth in the A/Cevaporator/cooling unit which is c

Bulletin Number: 07-002-19-3616
A musty/mildew type odor may come from the vents when the air conditioning (A/C) system is operating. It is most noticeable when the A/C is first turned ON. This odor is the result of mold growth in the A/C evaporator/cooling unit which is

Bulletin Number: 07-002-19-3616
A musty/mildew type odor may come from the vents when the air conditioning (A/C) system is operating. It is most noticeable when the A/C is first turned ON. This odor is the result of mold growth in the A/C evaporator/cooling unit which is

Bulletin Number: 0800306
NON GENUINE ACCESSORIES AFFECT AIR BAG OPERATION. *KB

Bulletin Number: 0900104
PORT OR DEALER INSTALLED AUTO-DIMMING (ELECTRO-CHROMIC) MIRROR, WITH ELECTRONIC COMPASS, AMBIENT TEMPERATURE. *MR

Bulletin Number: 09-001-16-3113
IF THE IMMOBILIZER UNIT LC62-67-5G2* OR DC69-67-5G2* NEEDS TO BE REPLACED WITH A NEW ONE, THESE PARTS ARE NO LONGER AVAILABLE. NEW ALTERNATIVE SERVICE PARTS KITS ARE NOW AVAILABLE, INCLUDING ALTERNATIVE IMMOBILIZER UNIT BJ3D-67-5G2L OR TC91

Bulletin Number: 09-002-19-3554
This service bulletin provides information regarding the proper use of the driver's floor mat to avoid anypotential interference with the foot pedals. The following are possible causes of floor mat interference,which can be avoided with pro

Bulletin Number: 0900403
REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER GRID LINE REPAIR PROCEDURE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 09-005-13-2781
THIS SERVICE BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION REGARDING THE PROPER USE OF THE DRIVERS FLOOR MAT TO AVOID ANY POTEN-TIAL INTERFERENCE WITH THE FOOT PEDALS. THE FOLLOWING ARE POSSIBLE CAUSES OF FLOOR MAT INTERFERENCE, WHICH CAN BE AVOIDED WITH

Bulletin Number: 09-005-19-3562
When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the "Mazda Pocket Paint Guide" to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Copies of the Mazda Pocket Paint Guide are available for order on Mazda e-

Bulletin Number: 09-009-19-3566
In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealer's responsibility to co

Bulletin Number: 0901304
RATTLING NOISE FROM DRIVER'S OR PASSENGER'S DOOR WHEN DRIVING ON A ROUGH ROAD OR CLOSING THE DOOR. *TT

Bulletin Number: 09-014-18-3443
When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the "Mazda Pocket Paint Guide" to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable).

Bulletin Number: 09-014-18-3443a
When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the "Mazda Pocket Paint Guide" to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Copies of the Mazda Pocket Paint Guide are available for order on Mazda e-

Bulletin Number: 09-014-18-3443a
When encountering a vehicle with paint damage, refer to the "Mazda Pocket Paint Guide" to determine cause, prevention, remedy, and warranty coverage (if applicable). Copies of the Mazda Pocket Paint Guide are available for order on Mazda e-

Bulletin Number: 09-019-18-3450
This service bulletin provides information regarding the proper use of the driver's floor mat to avoid any potential interference with the foot pedals. The following are possible causes of floor mat interference, which can be avoided with p

Bulletin Number: 0902604
SPEEDOMETER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 09-027-14-2935
THIS SERVICE BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION REGARDING THE PROPER USE OF THE DRIVERS FLOOR MAT TO AVOID ANY POTENTIAL INTERFERENCE WITH THE FOOT PEDALS. THE FOLLOWING ARE POSSIBLE CAUSES OF FLOOR MAT INTERFERENCE, WHICH CAN BE AVOIDED WITH P

Bulletin Number: 09-034-14-2956
IN ACCORDANCE WITH FEDERAL REGULATIONS, FOLLOW THE PROCEDURE LISTED BELOW WHEN REPLACING A SPEEDOMETER.NOTE:MAZDA VEHICLES ARE MANUFACTURED WITH TAMPER-PROOF SPEEDOMETERS.WHEN A SPEEDOMETER IS REPLACED, THE NEW SPEEDOMETER WILL READ ZERO

Bulletin Number: 09-034-18-3430
In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealer's responsibility to co

Bulletin Number: 09-034-18-3430a
In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealer's responsibility to co

Bulletin Number: 09-034-18-3430a
In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealer's responsibility to co

Bulletin Number: 09-035-17-3080
In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealer?s responsibility to co

Bulletin Number: 09-035-17-3080
In accordance with Federal regulations, follow the procedure listed below when replacing a speedometer. NOTE: Tampering with a motor vehicle odometer is strictly prohibited by Federal, and State laws. It is the dealer?s responsibility to co

Bulletin Number: 1003E
EMISSION RECALL CAMPAIGN 1003E - CHECK ENGINE LIGHT MAY ERRONEOUSLY ILLUMINATE AND A DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P2404 OR P0456 MAY BE STORED INDICATING A PROBLEM IN THE EMISSIONS CONTROL SYSTEM WHEN NO PROBLEM EXISTS, OR THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT

Bulletin Number: MT-012-18
If a vehicle has body vibration or steering wheel shimmy while driving and the root cause is determined to be tire balance, re-balance the tires using a Hunter GSP9700 or equivalent balance machine. If your dealer does not have a GSP9700 or

Bulletin Number: MT-012-18
If a vehicle has body vibration or steering wheel shimmy while driving and the root cause is determined to be tire balance, re-balance the tires using a Hunter GSP9700 or equivalent balance machine. If your dealer does not have a GSP9700 or

Bulletin Number: SA-061-17
In an effort to achieve a higher level of Customer Experience and retain the value of Mazda's vehicles, MNAO Warranty Operations is© 2017 Mazda North American Operations, U.S.A. allowing all Mazda dealers to utilize a third party, SPECMO En

Bulletin Number: SB-09-005-13
MAZDA: ON SOME VEHICLES, TO AVOID POTENTIAL INTERFERENCE OF FOOT PLACED ON PEDALS, INFORMATION IS PROVIDED REGARDING PROPER USE, AND PLACEMENT, OF DRIVER'S FLOOR MAT. VARIOUS MODELS AND MODEL YEARS. *PE

Bulletin Number: SB-09-005-13
MAZDA: ON SOME VEHICLES, TO AVOID POTENTIAL INTERFERENCE OF FOOT PLACED ON PEDALS, INFORMATION IS PROVIDED REGARDING PROPER USE, AND PLACEMENT, OF DRIVER'S FLOOR MAT. VARIOUS MODELS AND MODEL YEARS. *PE

 
Recalls for 2003 Mazda Tribute Cloth AT
2003 MAZDA MIATA
NHTSA Campaign ID: 03V206000
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS
Manufacturer: MAZDA NORTH AMERICAN OPERATIONS
Manufacture Dates: 07/10/2000 - 02/28/2003
Potential Units Affected: 64000
Defect Description:
ON CERTAIN MINI VANS AND PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE SOCKET HOLDER IN THE FOG LIGHTS IS INSTALLED IN THE LAMP CASING USING PRESSURE. DURING OPERATION OF THE FOG LIGHT, THE HEAT FROM THE BULB CAN EXPAND THE SOCKET HOLDER. THE EXPANSION CAN FORCE THE SOCKET HOLDER REARWARD. AFTER REPEATEDLY BEING SUBJECT TO THIS EXPANSION, IF THE FOG LIGHT IS ALSO SUBJECTED TO VIBRATION DURING VEHICLE OPERATION, THE SOCKET HOLDER WITH THE BULB HOLDER AND THE WIRING HARNESS MAY SEPARATE FROM THE FOG LIGHT CASING.
Consequence:
SHOULD THIS OCCUR, THE BULB SOCKET AND THE HARNESS CAN DROP INSIDE THE BUMPER AND POSSIBLY BUT RARELY, THE HEAT GENERATED BY THE BULB CAN CAUSE THE BUMPER TO BURN.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL INSTALL A SPRING TO PREVENT THE SOCKET HOLDER FROM SEPARATING FROM THE LAMP CASE. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN ON JULY 14, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500.
 
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