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Saturday, 20 May 2017

UK RECALL #7 - Mercedes recalls a number of models for possible faulty control Units.

Vehicle Details

Reference :R/2017/124
Manufacturer Ref :SRPC1709 
Make:MERCEDES BENZ
Model :GLA, ML, GLC, CLA, SLK, C-Class, E-Class, CL, CLS & S-Class
Launch Date :19/04/2017
Numbers Involved :42
Build Start Date :01/01/2004
Build End Date :31/03/2017 

Recall Details

Concern :FAULTY CONTROL UNIT MAY CAUSE VEHICLE TO PERFORM OUTSIDE SPECIFICATION
Description :Where a control unit coding was updated in a workshop between 3 December 2016 and 5 December 2016 the coding may not correspond to the specification and may trigger unplanned action in the vehicle. The safety and emissions systems may not react as design intent.
Remedial Action :Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected and update the software in the corresponding control units.
Vehicle Id :WDC2539052F042230 to WDC2539052F042230
WDD2221322A192293 to WDD2221322A192293
WDC1569052J068137 to WDC1569082J210592
WDD2163712A004682 to WDD2163712A004682
WDD1173012N106112 to WDD1173052N300437
WDD1760012J252371 to WDD1760502V105243
WDD2183262A138058 to WDD2189012A139053
WDD2073012F338916 to WDD2074222F084549
WDD2040082A136836 to WDD2040462A220674
WDD2120012B253500 to WDD2122012B250382
WDD2050042R001828 to WDD2050472F254490
WDD2130042A023457 to WDD2130042A023457
WDC1660242A136343 to WDC1660242A136343

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

  • MERCEDES BENZ - CL CLASS
  • MERCEDES BENZ - GLC
  • MERCEDES BENZ - M CLASS
  • MERCEDES BENZ - S CLASS
  • MERCEDES BENZ - CLA
  • MERCEDES BENZ - SLK
  • MERCEDES BENZ - CLS
  • MERCEDES BENZ - C-CLASS
  • MERCEDES BENZ - E-CLASS
  • MERCEDES BENZ - GLA