Mercedes-Benz E Class Passenger car

Recall published
2017-03-20
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
E Class
Product description
Passenger car
Risk
The front passenger occupant detection control unit may have been incorrectly installed and could misclassify a passenger as a child seat. That would cause the front passenger airbag to be deactivated in the event of an accident and would thereby increase the risk of injury for the passenger.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
The vehicles concerned were produced between October 2015 and September 2016.
Model number
E Class (BR 213): E 200, E 200 4MATIC, E 250, E 300, E 300 4MATIC, E 400 4MATIC, AMG E 43 4MATIC, E 450 AMG SPORT 4MATIC, E 200 d, E 220 d, E 350 BLUETEC, E 350 d, E 350 e
Type-approval number: e1*2001/16*0501*27;
Type: 212
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/0334/17
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Germany

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