The Electronic Stability Program control unit may have been damaged before being installed09/15/2016 | ConsumerAffairs
Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) is recalling 62 model year 2016 GLC 300 SUV, GLC 300 4Matic SUV, C300 Sedan and C300 4Matic vehicles manufactured February 8, 2016, to May 18, 2016.
The recalled vehicles may be equipped with an Electronic Stability Program (ESP) control unit that may have been damaged before being installed.
A damaged ESP control unit may inadvertently activate the stability control altering the vehicle's path. Additionally, the electronic parking brake may not ...
Mis-aimed headlamps may not properly illuminated the road08/08/2016 | ConsumerAffairs
Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) is recalling 9,137 model year 2015 C300 and C400 vehicles manufactured from June 18, 2014, through September 5, 2014.
The affected vehicles were assembled with horizontal adjustment mechanisms that allow the owner to change the horizontal adjustment used during the manufacturing process, instead of the proper sealing caps. They, thus, fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Dev...
Mazda MX-5, Buick Lucerne Also Recalled04/11/2006 | ConsumerAffairs
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April 11, 2006 The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is recalling 2,500 model year 2006 Mercedes Benz R Class vehicles because the threads in a nut used to secure the seat belt buckle in a limited number of second row seats may be missing. The missing threads could cause an incomplete connection of the buckle to the seat.
In the event of a crash, NHTSA warns that the seat occupant may not be properly restrained, increasing the risk of personal injury.
Mercedes-Benz is recalling 3,283 2008 S Class luxury cars because of a faulty transistor.03/25/2008 | ConsumerAffairs
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Mercedes-Benz is recalling 3,283 2008 S Class luxury cars because of a faulty transistor.
A malfunction may occur on the signal acquisition and actuation module that controls vehicle some vehicle functions, including the center console lighting, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
The transistors were improperly stored and exposed to excess humidity. The presence of this moisture in combination with thermal stress...may damage the tra...
front turn signals may be covered with a grill that may deteriorate over time08/10/2010 | ConsumerAffairs
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Mercedes-Benz is recalling certain G Class vehicles from the 2002 through 2010 model years. In some cases, the headlamps are equipped with a protective grill that is not permitted under U.S. safety regulations. In other cases, front turn signals may be covered with a grill that may deteriorate over time.
Dealers will remove the headlamp grills free of charge and replace the turn signal grill covers.
Owners may contact Mercedes-Benz at 1-800-367-6372.
Consumers may contact...
The engine may shut-down while the vehicle is braking07/18/2016 | ConsumerAffairs
Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) is recalling 5,826 model year 2016 GLE450 AMG 4Matic Coupes manufactured December 10, 2014, to June 6, 2016.
An error within the engine control unit (ECU) software may allow the engine to shut-down while the vehicle is braking, possibly confusing the driver into thinking the shut-down was planned due to the ECO start/stop function.
If the engine shuts down unintentionally, there may be an increased risk of a crash.
MBUSA will notify owners, and de...
The right rear seatbelt anchor bolt may be incorrectly installed07/19/2016 | ConsumerAffairs
Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) is recalling 423 model year 2015 ML250, ML350, ML350 4Matic, ML400 4Matic, ML63 AMG; and 2016 GLE450 AMG 4Matic vehicles manufactured from April 27, 2015, through May 19, 2015.
The recalled vehicles may have had the right rear seatbelt anchor bolt incorrectly installed.
In the event of a vehicle crash, the right rear seatbelt anchor bolt could fail to secure the passenger, increasing their risk of injury.
MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will...