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Monday, 29 August 2016

UK RECALL #10 - Mercedes recalls the ML and GLE from 2015 for possible failure of the seat belt end fitment.

Vehicle Details

Reference :R/2016/150
Manufacturer Ref :SRPC1617 
Make:MERCEDES BENZ
Model :ML & GLE
Launch Date :18/07/2016
Numbers Involved :54
Build Start Date :01/04/2015
Build End Date :31/08/2015 

Recall Details

Concern :THREADED CONNECTION OF THE RIGHT REAR SEAT BELT END FITTING MAY FAIL IN A COLLISION
Description :Due to a deviation in the manufacturing process the retaining bolt for the right rear seal belt may not have been tightened to the correct specification. In the event of a collision the belt may fail.
Remedial Action :Where necessary rework threaded connection tighten securing bolt to correct specification.
Vehicle Id :WDC1660042A592866 to WDC1660242A602905
WDC2923642A002332 to WDC2923752A001589

Other Vehicles Affected (Click the vehicle to perform an extended search)

  • MERCEDES BENZ - ML CLASS
  • MERCEDES BENZ - GLE