Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd - Mercedes-Benz VS 30 SPRINTER 2018 - 2020

recall information

Recall number
REC-001602
PRA number
2021/18970
Campaign number
RC2870
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Mercedes-Benz
Model
VS 30 SPRINTER
Year range
2018 - 2020
Affected units
2,881

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

Brake fluid may leak internally at the rear axle brake caliper over time. As a result, air may enter the rear brake system.

What are the hazards?

Air in the brake system would lead to increased rear brake pedal travel and reduced braking performance, increasing the risk of an accident resulting in injury or death to vehicle occupants and/or other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are asked to contact their most convenient Mercedes-Benz Retailer to arrange an appointment for the required software update.

To find a local Mercedes-Benz retailer, 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