October 8, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V715000
If conductive material, such as metal, unintentionally drops into the opening and contacts the terminals on the battery, an electrical short can occur, increasing the risk of a fire.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V715
Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected 15,160
Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2016-2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris vehicles. The integrated backup battery compartment located underneath the front passenger’s seat may not have its own cover, potentially exposing the battery when the seat is moved forward.
DVUSA will notify owners, and Mercedes-Benz dealers will install covers over the battery compartment area, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 22, 2019. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267. DVUSA’s number for this recall is VS2SITZAB.
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.
5 Affected Products
6 Associated Documents
Defect Notice 573 Report
Recall 573 Report- Amendment 2
Miscellaneous Document-Supplemental Chronology
Miscellaneous Document- Supplemental Chronology
Recall 573 Report- Amendment 1
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