Mercedes-Benz GLE, M-Klasse, R-Klasse Passenger car

Recall published
2017-01-23
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
GLE, M-Klasse, R-Klasse
Product description
Passenger car.
Risk
The axle screws on the front/rear axle may not have been correctly secured which could lead to an overload on the remaining screw connections on the axle concerned. This overload may result in the rupture of the screws and under certain conditions, in loss of control over the vehicle.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Barcode
The vehicles in question were manufactured between September 2014 and March 2015.
Model number
EC type-approval: e1*2007/46*0598*13ff, e1*2001/116*0341*17ff, e1*2007/46*0826*07ff type according to EC type-approval: 166
166 AMG
251
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/0083/17
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany