Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd - Mercedes-Benz 117, 156, 176, 213, 242 & 246

recall information

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make and model information

117, 156, 176, 213, 242 & 246
Affected units

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The front passenger airbag in affected vehicles may not meet specifications. In the event of an accident triggering a front passenger airbag, it may not deploy as designed. As a result, the restraint effect of the front passenger airbag could not be guaranteed.

What are the hazards?

This could increase the risk of injury to the occupants.

What should consumers do?

Letters will be sent to owners of affected vehicles, requesting they make contact with their Mercedes-Benz dealer to have the part replaced.
Supplier details
Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd

Responsible regulator

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

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