Mercedes-Benz recalls 8,000 C300s and AMG C43s

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A transmission issue may cause a loss of drive power

Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) is recalling 8,178 model year 2022-2023 C300s and model year 2023 AMG C43s.

The transmission wiring harness may be the incorrect length, which can result in harness damage and a loss of drive power.

A loss of drive power can increase the risk of a crash.

What to do

Dealers will inspect and repair the transmission wiring harness routing -- as necessary -- free of charge.

MBUSA will notify owners by mail starting around August 29, 2023.

Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at (800) 367-6373.

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