Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz GLE/GLS Passenger Cars

PRA number

2016/15819

Published date

Product description

Mercedes-Benz GLE/GLS Passenger Cars

What are the defects?

Incorrect software coding within the front passenger seat occupancy recognition control unit may result in the airbag system not recognizing an occupant in the front passenger seat.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an accident this may result in the front passenger airbag not deploying resulting in an increased risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Letters will be sent to owners of affected vehicles and will be advised of what their next steps are in obtaining a repair.

For further information or queries, contact Mercedes-Benz Australia on 03 9566 9266.

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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