MERCEDES BENZ C250 2013: STEERING

Make : MERCEDES BENZ Model : C250 Year : 2013
Build Dates : 2013-01-01 - 2014-12-31
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V252000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-05-19 Date Received by ODI: 2017-04-12 Date Added to Database: 2017-04-14
Manufacturers Involved: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: STEERING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 168
Summary:
      Mercedes-Benz USA LLC. "MBUSA" is recalling certain 2013-2014 C250, C300 4MATIC, GLK250 4MATIC BLUETEC and GLK350 vehicles, 2013 C250 Coupe, C350, C350 4MATIC Coupe, C350 Coupe and C63 AMG Coupe vehicles, and 2013-2015 GLK350 4MATIC vehicles. The steering coupling connecting bolt may have been insufficiently tightened, possibly resulting in a loss of steering.
Consequence:
      A loss of steering can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the steering coupling connecting bolt, tightening it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began May 2017. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.