make and model information
What are the defects?
The electrical wiring harness for the front windshield wiper motor has not been routed correctly. Due to the movement of the windshield wiper linkage the electrical wiring harness may become damaged. As a consequence, the wiper motor may fail.
What are the hazards?
If the wipers fail, visibility would be impaired for the driver. In the event of adverse weather conditions this could increase the risk of an accident.
Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts is the responsible regulator for this recall.