Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "S" Class passenger Car

PRA number

2016/15792

Campaign number

RC2319

Published date

Product description

Mercedes-Benz "S" Class passenger Car
Recall RC2319
41 Vehicles affected

What are the defects?

Incorrect software coding within the rear control unit may result in the seatbelt handover arm not retracting when the vehicle is moving. In the event of an accident this may impair the correct operation of the front seat belts and cause the handover arm to break resulting in sharp edges.

What are the hazards?

This may result in increased injury to the vehicle occupants should an accident occur.

What should consumers do?

Letters will be sent to owners of affected vehicles and will be advised of what their next steps are in obtaining a repair.

For further information or queries, contact Mercedes-Benz Australia on 03 9566 9266.

Supplier

Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

-

Responsible regulator

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

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