Turbocharger Oil Feed and Return Lines May Leak – 2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class, E-Class, & GLC-Class

June 22, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V364000

Turbocharger Oil Feed and Return Lines May Leak

An oil leak in the presence of an ignition source such as hot engine or exhaust components can increase the risk of a fire.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V364

Manufacturer Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.

Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Potential Number of Units Affected 88

 

Summary

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2020 C300, E350, and GLC300 vehicles equipped with turbocharged 4-cylinder gasoline engines. The screws that retain the turbocharger oil feed and return lines may not have been properly tightened, possibly resulting in an oil leak.

 

Remedy

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the turbocharger oil lines and tighten them as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 21, 2020. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

 

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 if your Mercedes-Benz has a Recall


3 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
MERCEDES BENZ E350 2020
MERCEDES BENZ GLC300 2020
MERCEDES-BENZ C300 2020

3 Associated Documents

Recall 573 Report – Amendment 1

RCLRPT-20V364-4904.PDF 215.378KB

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Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-20V364-7620.PDF 215.384KB

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Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-20V364-1114.pdf 244.857KB

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Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=20V364&docType=RCL

For the most up to date documents from NHTSA for this Recall, click the lick above


 

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