Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz Passenger Vehicles

PRA number

2017/16008

Published date

Product description

Mercedes-Benz passenger vehicles

Number of vehicles affected: 11

What are the defects?

Vehicles repaired or serviced between 3 December and 5 December 2016 may have had incorrect software uploaded. The upload may affect various control units and affect numerous systems, including vehicle emissions and airbag deployment.

What are the hazards?

If the airbag deployment is affected, there can be increased risk of injury to vehicle occupants during an accident.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealership to make an appointment for the software to be upgraded.

Supplier

Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Mercedes-Benz dealerships

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

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