Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd - Mercedes-Benz 'C' AND 'E' CLASS AMG Passenger cars 2017 - 2018

recall information

Recall number
PRA number
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Original published date

make and model information

'C' AND 'E' CLASS AMG Passenger cars
Year range
2017 - 2018
Affected units

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The laser welding between the backrest member and backrest fitting may not comply with specifications in the driver and front-passenger seats and may not withstand the required load values.

What are the hazards?

As a result, the fitting may detach from the backrest member and may cause injury.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz passenger car dealer to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

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Supplier details
Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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