(3) MERCEDES-BENZ RECALLS

RECALL Subject : Fuel System Failure due to Wiring Harness Damage

Report Receipt Date: OCT 19, 2016
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V758000
Component(s): FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 6,858

Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
SUMMARY:

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2017 E300 Sedan and E300 Sedan 4Matic vehicles manufactured December 10, 2015, to June 30, 2016. In the affected vehicles, the rear bench seat frame may contact and damage the wiring harness for the fuel pump, fuel tank pressure sensor or fuel level gauge.

CONSEQUENCE:

Damage to the fuel pump wiring may result in an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

REMEDY:

MBUSA has notified owners, and dealers will modify the routing of the affected wiring harness, repairing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began October 28, 2016. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

 

 

RECALL Subject : Low-Beam Headlights out of Adjustment/FMVSS 108

Report Receipt Date: OCT 20, 2016
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V759000
Component(s): EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected: 2,215

Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
SUMMARY:

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 GLE 300d 4MATIC, GLE 350, GLE 350 4MATIC, and GLE 400 4MATIC vehicles manufactured October 14, 2015, to November 23, 2015. The low beam headlights on the affected vehicles may not be properly adjusted. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Assoc. Equipment.”

CONSEQUENCE:

If the low-beam headlights are out of adjustment, the driver’s visibility may be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.

REMEDY:

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and correct the headlight adjustment, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in November 2016. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

 

 

RECALL Subject : Low-Beam Headlights out of Adjustment/FMVSS 108

Report Receipt Date: OCT 20, 2016
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V760000
Component(s): EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected: 996

Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
SUMMARY:

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 S550 Coupe 4MATIC, S63 AMG Coupe 4MATIC, S65 AMG Coupe and S63 AMG Convertible 4Matic vehicles manufactured September 3, 2015, to February 4, 2016. The low beam headlights on the affected vehicles may not be properly adjusted. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment.”

CONSEQUENCE:

If the low-beam headlights are out of adjustment, the driver’s visibility may be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.

REMEDY:

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and correct the headlight adjustment, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in November 2016. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.



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