Mercedes-Benz—A Class

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Product description

Type 168. Built between April 2002 and April 2003.

What are the defects?

A notching effect may be present in the left or right side wiper arm which could in turn weaken it. A possible consequence is that the arm may fracture when placed under high loads.

What are the hazards?

Wipers may not operate and fracture in ice or snow.

What should consumers do?

Contact your local dealer


DaimlerChrysler Australia

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

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

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