Mercedes-Benz Atego Lorry

Recall published
2017-09-04
Brand
Product title
Lorry
Atego
Product description
Lorry
Risk
Due to a manufacturing error, parts securing the fuel tank might break. As a result, the fuel tank might become detached from the vehicle and fall onto the road, endangering following vehicles.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Barcode
The vehicles affected were produced between 1 July 2012 and 31 December 2016.
Model number
Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0841*, *0842*, *1048*, *1049*, *1170*, *1171*
Types: 970PKI2
970PKI3
970PRC2
970PRC3
967PKX2
967PKX3
Recall type
Professional product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/1195/17
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

Source

European Commission's website for recalls.