Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz Passenger Cars (various models)

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

The front passenger airbag in affected vehicles may not meet specifications. In the event of an accident triggering a front passenger airbag, it may not deploy as designed. As a result, the restraint effect of the front passenger airbag could not be guaranteed.

What are the hazards?

This could increase the risk of injury to the occupants.

What should consumers do?

Letters will be sent to owners of affected vehicles, requesting they make contact with their Mercedes-Benz dealer to have the part replaced.

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

Authorised Mercedes-Benz dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 October 2016 - 1 December 2016

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