Mercedes-Benz Atego Lorry

Recall published
2017-03-20
Brand
Product title
Lorry
Atego
Product description
Lorry
Risk
The screw connection for the rear axle stop mount has not been tightened, or tightened with insufficient torque. Under certain circumstances, the screw connection could come loose and the axle stop mount could fall onto the road. Depending on the traffic situation, this could increase the risk of accident.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Barcode
The vehicles affected were produced between 17/10/2016 and 25/10/2016.
Model number
EC type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1170, e1*2007/46*1171, e1*2007/46*1175, e1*2007/46*1176, e1*2007/46*1048, e1*2007/46*0841, e1*2007/46*0842, e1*2007/46*1049, e1*2007/46*0846, e1*2007/46*0847 Type: 967
970
972
976
Recall type
Professional product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/0349/17
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

Source

European Commission's website for recalls.