Mazda is recalling plug-in hybrid versions of its new CX-60 crossover as they could lose power unexpectedly.
“Due to a programming issue, the fail-safe driving mode which helps reduce the effects of failure in the vehicle may activate unintentionally resulting in a loss of motive power,” the company says in its recall notice.
“A loss of motive power while driving at high speed could increase the risk of a crash. This could potentially result in injury or death to vehicle occupants and other road users.”
- A total of 766 vehicles are affected from 2023, all plug-in hybrids
- The VIN list is attached here
- The original recall notice is attached here
Mazda is contacting owners of all affected vehicles.
If you own one of them, you’ll need to take it to a Mazda dealership to have a free software update carried out.
If you have any further questions, you can contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.
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