make and model information
ACTROS & AROCS
See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
What are the defects?
On affected vehicles the screw/bolt in the range group catch bolts may come loose.
What are the hazards?
This would reduce the distance of the catch bolt, resulting in gear shifting problems and possible failure of the gearshift system. The loss of shifting capability during vehicle operation may lead to a loss of forward movement and coasting of the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident for the occupants and the surrounding traffic.
Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd
Who should owners/operators contact for more information?
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts is the responsible regulator for this recall.