Mercedes-Benz C-Class, E-Class, S-Class, SL Passenger car

Recall published
2017-01-23
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
C-Class, E-Class, S-Class, SL
Product description
Passenger car.
Risk
The power-assisted steering control units may have been fitted with defectively welded contacts. As a result, a permanent electrical connection between the contacts cannot be guaranteed, which could lead to loss of support to the power-assisted steering and thus an increased risk of accidents.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Barcode
The vehicles in question were manufactured between August 2012 and October 2015.
Model number
EC type-approval: e1*2001/116*0431*29 ff, e1*2001/116*0502*14 ff, e1*2001/116*0501*14 ff, e1*2007/46*0200*13 ff, e1*2001/116*0335*19 ff, e1*2007/46*0803*02 ff, e1*98/14*0169*19 ff, e1*2001/116*0248*07 ff type according to EC type-approval: 204
207
212
212 K
221
231
230
230 AMG
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/0082/17
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany