Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz E Class 213 and 238 Series Passenger Cars

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

A diesel fuel line may be incorrectly routed, causing chafing against nearby components.

What are the hazards?

Chafing may cause a diesel fuel leak that may cause the vehicle to stop sporadically. This may pose an accident risk for the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz passenger car retailer to arrange free of charge check and replacement if required.

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 May 2016 - 29 December 2017

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