FREIGHTLINER SPRINTER 3500 2015: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Make : FREIGHTLINER Model : SPRINTER 3500 Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2015-04-29 - 2015-12-15
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V093000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-04-12 Date Received by ODI: 2016-02-18 Date Added to Database: 2016-02-18
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Vans USA, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2278
Summary:
      Daimler Vans USA, LLC "DVUSA" is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vans manufactured April 29, 2015, to December 15, 2015. The affected vehicles have a tire pressure label that incorrectly states a higher maximum load capacity than the vehicle is designed for.
Consequence:
      The vehicle may be overloaded if loaded to the incorrect weight shown on the label, possibly resulting in axle or tire failure, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      DVUSA will notify owners, and Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner dealers will replace the incorrect tire pressure label, free of charge. The recall began March 2016. 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.