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Old 03-09-2011, 08:44 AM   #1
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Mazda + Spider = Recall

I'm not sure if this has been posted yet. Figured I would share.

http://voices.washingtonpost.com/blo..._the_yell.html


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Old 03-09-2011, 08:56 AM   #2
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I think it is odd that they made a recall because of that. I work for a SAAB dealership. and there is a EVAP line that connects directly to the fuel pump assembly. This line is apparently a mouses favorite food. I see a few cars a month because of a leak on this fuel line. But, we will not warranty something because of animal damage. And to add to the oddness of the recall Mazda only found 20 cars effected. Seems like an awfully low number to start a recall, maybe a TSB. Plus, that has to be a pretty strong web to hold back enough pressure to crack the fuel tank.

Maybe Toyota paid Mazda to put out a recall, so they take some attention away.
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Old 03-09-2011, 09:01 AM   #3
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Wow. If I had one of those in my car I would freak out. I hate spiders.
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Old 03-09-2011, 09:23 AM   #4
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yeah it has been..but its still kinda funny...
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Old 03-09-2011, 02:06 PM   #5
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Yeah still funny.
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Old 03-09-2011, 09:33 PM   #6
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thats so wierd, why just the 6's though?
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Old 03-09-2011, 09:55 PM   #7
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and only the 4cyl. models at that
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Posted via FF Mobile Did you hear that PETA is requesting people to donate their cars instead where the spiders will be safely taken out and unharmed. LOL, i read this and was like seriously? I think I can tell a con job when I see it, also Im sure tons of people will be handing over their brand new mazdas so a few spiders wont get cleaned out.
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Old 03-10-2011, 12:56 AM   #9
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<== seriously arachnophobic.

funny story, but i nearly passed out reading it.
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my friend hates spiders and he has a Mazda 6 this is hilarious!!
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