Mercedes-Benz—Vito and Viano Vehicles with OM646 Engine

PRA number

2011/12660

Published date

Product description

Mercedes-Benz Vito and Viano vehicles, with OM646 engine
Identifying features
Vehicles produced between June 2007 and October 2010 Campaign number: RC876 Target number: 3,689

Other identifying numbers

Vehicles produced between June 2007 and October 2010

Campaign number: RC876
Target number: 3,689

What are the defects?

It is possible that the alternator wiring harness may have been incorrectly routed and could contact other components.

What are the hazards?

In extremely unfavourable circumstances the defect may result in a short circuit.

What should consumers do?

Letters will be sent to affected owners.

Owners are advised to contact their authorised Mercedes-Benz dealer to have the alternator wiring harness inspected, and repairs effected as required, free of charge.

Supplier

Mercedes-Benz Australia / Pacific Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

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