Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "A" and "B" Class Passenger Cars

PRA number

2017/16170

Campaign number

RC2374

Published date

Product description

Campaign number: RC2374
Replace Brake Booster Vacuum Line
Mercedes-Benz "A" and "B" Class Passenger Cars
VIN list added to recall 5 September 2017
Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

See attached list

What are the defects?

The connection on the brake booster vacuum hose may break, resulting in a lack of power assistance to the braking system. This may require additional pedal force to stop the vehicle.

What are the hazards?

This may result in an increased risk of injury to the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by direct mail. Owners will be requested to contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealership to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

Supplier

Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Mercedes-Benz dealerships

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

-

Responsible regulator

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

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