Category: Recalls

VS3LAUFRI – Tires May be Improperly Installed – 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

March 18, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V157000 Tires May be Improperly Installed A reduction in traction may result in a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V157 Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC Components TIRES Potential Number of Units Affected 54   Summary Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Freightliner Sprinter vehicles …

VS3BEGREPP – Missing Spare Tire Maximum Speed Label – 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

March 18, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V156000 Missing Spare Tire Maximum Speed Label Without the label, an operator may be unaware of the maximum speed limit of the spare tire and operate the vehicle at a excessive speed, increasing the risk of tire failure and a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V156 Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC Components EQUIPMENT Potential Number of Units Affected 332 …

VS3BEGRESS – Incorrect Spare Tire Label – 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

March 18, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V155000 Incorrect Spare Tire Label With only the metric speed listed on the spare tire label, the driver could misinterpret the kph as mph and operate the vehicle with the spare tire installed at higher speeds than the tire can withstand, increasing the risk of a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V155 Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC …

2020030008 – Steering Column Cover – 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

February 25, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V110000 Missing Steering Column Casing Cover If small vehicle components, such as nuts and screws, enter the steering column area, the steering operation can be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V110 Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC Components STEERING Potential Number of Units Affected 25   Summary Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling …

2020030007 – Steering Spindle Bearing – 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

February 25, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V109000 Loose Connection at Steering Spindle If the screws detach, the driver may have difficulty steering the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V109 Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC Components STEERING Potential Number of Units Affected 8,595   Summary Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Freightliner Sprinter vehicles. …

20P2197234 – Internal Contacting High-Voltage Battery – 2019 Smart Fortwo Electric Drive

February 24, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V107000 High-Voltage Battery May Fail If the high-voltage battery fails, the vehicle may stall, increasing the risk of a crash. In addition, an electrical arc inside the battery increases the risk of a fire.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V107 Manufacturer Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM Potential Number of Units Affected 1   Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is …

20P2197228 – Differential Locking System – 2019-2020 Mercedes-Benz G-Class

February 14, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V090000 Loss of Stability Control and Anti-Lock Brakes Deactivation of the vehicle stability control system or anti-lock brakes may increase the risk of a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V090 Manufacturer Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC, POWER TRAIN, ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL Potential Number of Units Affected 6,517   Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2019-2020 …

20P2197230 – Switch Illumination – 2020-2021 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class, GLE-Class, GLS-Class

February 14, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V089000 Interior Switches May Not Illuminate/FMVSS 101 If the interior switches are not illuminated, they may be more difficult to find and operate, increasing the risk of a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V089 Manufacturer Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM Potential Number of Units Affected 2,101   Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2020 CLA250, CLA250 …

VS3FLABIND – Exhaust may Leak From Exhaust Flange Connection – 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

February 12, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V079000 Exhaust may Leak From Exhaust Flange Connection An exhaust gas leak in the engine compartment increases the risk of a fire.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V079 Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING Potential Number of Units Affected 4,385   Summary Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2019 Mercedes Benz Sprinter and Freightliner …

VS3AGROHR – Possible Exhaust Leak May cause Fire – 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

February 12, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V078000 Possible Exhaust Leak May cause Fire If the connecting screws are not properly tightened, hot exhaust gases may leak from the EGR pipe, increasing the risk of a fire.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V078 Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING Potential Number of Units Affected 4,424   Summary Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is …