Mercedes-Benz E-class Passenger car

Recall published
2017-09-11
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
E-class
Product description
Passenger car
Risk
The mixing ratio of the propellant for the seat-belt pre-tensioner igniters may be incorrect. In an accident in which the rear seat-belt pre-tensioners were activated, the igniters might not ignite as intended and the pre-tensioners would not provide the restraint performance required.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Barcode
The vehicles concerned were manufactured between August 2016 and May 2017
Model number
Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0501*28-32, e1*2007/46*1560*00-04
Type: 212, R1ES
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/1259/17
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

Source

European Commission's website for recalls.