Mazda North American Operations is recalling 144 model year 2018 Mazda3s equipped with an incorrect exhaust valve spring.
The incorrect exhaust valve spring may fail while the vehicle is being driven, potentially causing an engine stall.
What to do
Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the engines and replace any incorrect exhaust valve springs free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin January 20, 2018.
Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda's number for this recall is 1717K.