MERCEDES BENZ R320 2013: ENGINE

Make : MERCEDES BENZ Model : R320 Year : 2013
Build Dates : 2017-10-17 - 2017-10-17
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V247000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-06-05 Date Received by ODI: 2017-04-11 Date Added to Database: 2017-04-13
Manufacturers Involved: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: ENGINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1
Summary:
      Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. "MBUSA" is recalling one 2013 R320 4MATIC CDI vehicle equipped with a six-cylinder diesel engine. In the event of a crash where the primary communication pathway between the air bag control unit and the engine control unit is damaged, the supplementary communication pathway may not shut off the engine or fuel pump.
Consequence:
      If the engine and fuel pump after not shut off after a crash, there would be an increased risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      MBUSA will notify the owner, and a dealer will update the engine control unit with new software, free of charge. The recall began by early June 2017. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at1-800-367-6372.
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.