Incorrect Rear Side Windows Installed – 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

July 2, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V507000

Incorrect Rear Side Windows Installed

In the event of a side impact crash or vehicle rollover, the fitted side windows may not adequately protect the rear occupants from being ejected, increasing their risk of injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V507

Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC

Components VISIBILITY

Potential Number of Units Affected 1,079

 

Summary

Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter 1500, 2500, 3500 and 4500 vehicles. The rear side windows may be single-pane safety glass instead of laminated safety glass.

 

Remedy

DVUSA will notify owners, and Mercedes-Benz or Freightliner dealers will replace the single-pane safety glass with laminated safety glass., free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 12, 2019. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267. DVUSA’s number for this recall is VS3VERGLAS.

 

Notes

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.

 

Check for Daimler Vans Recalls


16 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
FREIGHTLINER SPRINTER 1500 2018-2019
FREIGHTLINER SPRINTER 2500 2018-2019
FREIGHTLINER SPRINTER 3500 2018-2019
FREIGHTLINER SPRINTER 4500 2018-2019
MERCEDES BENZ SPRINTER 1500 2018-2019
MERCEDES BENZ SPRINTER 2500 2018-2019
MERCEDES BENZ SPRINTER 3500 2018-2019
MERCEDES BENZ SPRINTER 4500 2018-2019

2 Associated Documents

Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V507-2305.PDF 214.481KB

Download (PDF, 209KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-19V507-4261.pdf 244.913KB

Download (PDF, 239KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V507&docType=RCL


 

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