Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd—Mercedes-Benz "C" Class

Identifying features

Campaign number: RC2206
Target number: 5 Vehicles

What are the defects?

The threaded connection of the battery ground line may not be designed correctly due to a deviation in the tightening angle monitoring.

What are the hazards?

In the event of a poor system ground of the battery line a temporarily higher transition resistance could lead to the formation of sparks and local heating. This would increase the risk of a fire.

What should consumers do?

Letter will be sent to owners of affected vehicles

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

Authorised Mercedes-Benz Dealers

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 August 2014 - 31 October 2014

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure & Regional Development
Product category