FREIGHTLINER SPRINTER 3500 2018: AIR BAGS: AIR BAG CONTROL MODULE
|Make : FREIGHTLINER||Model : SPRINTER 3500||Year : 2018|
|Build Dates : 2018-08-31 - 2019-07-11|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V695000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2020-02-10||Date Received by ODI: 2019-10-02||Date Added to Database: 2019-10-02|
|Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Vans USA, LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: VS3AIRIGEL|
|Component: AIR BAGS: AIR BAG CONTROL MODULE|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1232|
Daimler Vans USA, LLC "DVUSA" is recalling certain 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter vehicles. The airbag systems may not have been activated after vehicle production. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."
An inactive airbag system can increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles to determine if the airbag systems have been activated, correcting them as necessary, free of charge. DVUSA issued owners an interim notification on November 22, 2019. The recall began February 10, 2020. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267. DVUSA's number for this recall is VS3AIRIGEL.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 208|
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.