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MERCEDES-BENZ AUSTRALIA/PACIFIC PTY LTD - Mercedes-Benz AMG GT Black Series (model 190) 2021

recall information

Recall number
REC-005423
Campaign number
RC 3001
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Mercedes-Benz
Model
AMG GT Black Series (model 190)
Year range
2021
Affected units
25

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

Due to a manufacturing issue, the wiring harnesses of the front wheel speed sensors may be damaged and the Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) system may be deactivated. This could result in a loss of vehicle control.

Warning lights will illuminate in the instrument cluster indicating to the driver that the VDC is not activated.

What are the hazards?

A loss of vehicle control will increase the risk of an accident, causing injury or death to vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles can contact their nearest authorised Mercedes-Benz dealership to have the work carried out as soon as possible free of charge.

Consumers may use the Mercedes-Benz online booking service, by visiting www.mercedes-benz.com.au/servicebooking
Supplier details
MERCEDES-BENZ AUSTRALIA/PACIFIC PTY LTD

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact name
Customer assistance centre
Contact phone
1300 300 896
Contact email
customerassistancecentre@daimler.com

Responsible regulator

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

Product type