The recall affects Mazda 6 vehicles from model years 2015 and 2016.

The automaker says that wires under the front passenger seat can rub against welding debris, causing them to short out. A loss of power-assisted steering can increase the risk of a crash, Mazda said.

Affected vehicles that are having the problem should display multiple warning lights.

Mazda dealers will inspect the vehicles and install insulating tape or a protective pad to shield the wires. The recall is scheduled to begin on September 29.

No accidents or other incidents have been associated with the recall to date, Mazda said.

Source: CNBC

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