Mercedes-Benz—Vito Van, type 639—Replace Left Rear Park Brake Cable

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What are the defects?

Due to a faulty metallurgical process the hose fitting on the left rear park brake cable may detach and cancel the holding effect of the handbrake. This can also occur after the vehicle has been parked.

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What should consumers do?

Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd will write to owners of all affected vehicles. If you have sold the vehicle, please contact Mercedes-Benz on telephone: 03 9566 9380, fax: 03 9566 6223 or via e-mail:


Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd

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Responsible regulator

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

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