Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd—Mercedes-Benz with OM651 Diesel Engines

Identifying features

Various passenger cars, Sprinter and Vito vans

What are the defects?

The seal ring between the timing chain tensioner and the engine may leak oil.

What are the hazards?

Leaking oil may result in a hazard to other road users and in extreme cases a fire risk.

What should consumers do?

Letters will be sent to all owners of affected vehicles.

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

Authorized Mercedes-Benz Dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 March 2014 - 30 November 2014

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Product category