A loss of electric power steering assist can increase the risk of a crash.
MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering unit, free of charge. An interim letter will be mailed beginning
January 25, 2019 to notify owners of the issue. A second letter will be mailed once remedy parts are available. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
December 10, 2018