Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd - Mercedes-Benz CLA, A & B class

recall information

Recall number
PRA number
Campaign number
Original published date

make and model information

CLA, A & B class
Affected units

Identifying features

see attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

If the starter were to become blocked due to prior damage and if multiple and/or extended start attempts were to be made in this condition, the starting current limiter could be electrically overloaded and overheat.

What are the hazards?

In the worst case scenario, this could cause nearby components to ignite and cause a fire.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealer for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

Further information about the recall can be obtained from any Mercedes-Benz dealership.
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.

Product type