Mercedes-Benz G-class Passenger car

Recall published
2017-05-01
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
G-class
Product description
Passenger car.
Risk
The universal joint gear may be subject to excessive wear due to insufficient torque in the screw connection of the steering coupling. As a result, the transfer of the desired steering torque might no longer be assured. This could result in the loss of rotational torque transfer between the steering wheel and the steering box which would make it impossible to steer the vehicle.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end usersĀ (By: Manufacturer)
Batch number / barcode
The vehicles concerned were produced between June 2012 and January 2017.
Model number
Type-approval number: e1*96/79*0064*31-32
Type: 463
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/0572/17
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

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