Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd - Mercedes-Benz GLE 300 D 4MATIC 2019

recall information

Recall number
REC-000958
PRA number
2020/18393
Campaign number
RC2779
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Mercedes-Benz
Model
GLE 300 D 4MATIC
Year range
2019
Affected units
62

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The wiring harness for the right seat of the second seat row may be damaged if the seat is moved along the guide rail.

For vehicles equipped with rear side airbags, the side airbag for this seat might not deploy as intended and the driver may not be informed if the seat occupant has not fastened their seatbelt.

What are the hazards?

If the side airbag does not deploy properly, there is an increased risk of serious injury or death to vehicle occupants in the event of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are asked to contact their most convenient Mercedes-Benz retailer for a free-of-charge check and repair.

To find a local Mercedes-Benz dealer, visit https://www.mercedes-benz.com.au/passengercars/mercedes-benz-cars/dealer-locator.html
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.

Product type