Mercedes-Benz—Mercedes-Benz Passenger Cars A176
What are the defects?
The internal frame of the dash-board may not have been manufactured correctly. In the event of an accident this may restrict the deployment of the passenger-side airbag.
What are the hazards?
If the event of an accident, the air bag may deploy abnormally, increasing the risk of injury to the occupant.
What should consumers do?
A letter will be sent to affected owners.
The dash-board will be inspected and replaced if required. The repair will be completed free of charge. A full list of authorised Mercedes-Benz dealerships can be found at www.mercedes-benz.com.au.
Authorised Mercedes-Benz dealerships
- 1 June 2012 - 30 December 2012