Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz Passenger Cars - C43, C63 and E63

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

The laser welding between the backrest member and backrest fitting may not comply with specifications in the driver and front-passenger seats and may not withstand the required load values.

What are the hazards?

As a result, the fitting may detach from the backrest member and may cause injury.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz passenger car dealer to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

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Traders who sold this product

Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Dealers

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 October 2017 - 31 March 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