Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Certain Mercedes-Benz E Class and CLS Class Passenger Cars

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

If a child seat is installed in the front passenger seat, it is possible that the front passenger airbag might not be switched off as intended and could be triggered in the event of an accident.

What are the hazards?

This could increase the risk of injury for a child in a rearward-facing child seat.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their most convenient Mercedes-Benz Retailer for a free of charge replacement.

To find a local Mercedes-Benz dealer, visit

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Mercedes-Benz Retailers

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 2 October 2017 - 29 June 2018

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category