Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "A" and "B" Class Passenger Cars

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached list

What are the defects?

The connection on the brake booster vacuum hose may break, resulting in a lack of power assistance to the braking system. This may require additional pedal force to stop the vehicle.

What are the hazards?

This may result in an increased risk of injury to the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by direct mail. Owners will be requested to contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealership to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

Supplier
Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd
Traders who sold this product

Authorised Mercedes-Benz dealerships

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 February 2012 - 30 June 2013

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure & Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure & Regional Development
Product category