Mercedes-Benz—Smart Fortwo

Identifying features

Recall number: RC2118
Target: 26 Vehicles

What are the defects?

The steering rack may have been secured to the vehicle cross member with incorrect bolts.

What are the hazards?

If the incorrect bolts are used they may break. This may result in reduced steering control, posing a potential accident hazard to the driver and other road users.

What should consumers do?

A letter will be sent to the owners of affected vehicles.

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

Authorised Mercedes-Benz / Smart Dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 January 2014 - 1 August 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