MERCEDES BENZ METRIS 2016: SEAT BELTS:PRETENSIONER

Make : MERCEDES BENZ Model : METRIS Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2016-08-03 - 2016-09-09
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V244000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2017-04-10 Date Added to Database: 2017-04-12
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Vans USA, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SEAT BELTS:PRETENSIONER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 305
Summary:
      Daimler Vans USA, LLC "DVUSA" is recalling certain 2016 Mercedes-Benz Metris vehicles. The affected vehicles have front seat seatbelt pretensioners that may not function properly in the event of a crash.
Consequence:
      If the front seat seatbelt pretensioners do not function properly, the seat occupants may not be adequately restrained in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front seat belts, free of charge. An interim notification was mailed to owners on June 9, 2017. A second notice will be mailed to owners when the remedy becomes available. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
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.