Daimler Vans USA (DVUSA) is recalling 56 model year 2019-2020 Mercedes Benz Sprinters with an optional electric sliding door.
The auxiliary lock on the sliding door may be the incorrect type for an electric sliding door.
The sliding door could dislocate more than intended in a crash and increase the risk of injury to vehicle occupants.
What to do
DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will convert the sliding door from electric to manual function free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin April 12, 2021.
Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at (877) 762-8267. DVUSA's number for this recall is VS3SCHIEBT.