FREIGHTLINER SPRINTER 3500 2019: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS:SWITCH
|Make : FREIGHTLINER||Model : SPRINTER 3500||Year : 2019|
|Build Dates : 2019-02-08 - 2019-06-19|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V591000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2019-09-30||Date Received by ODI: 2019-08-12||Date Added to Database: 2019-08-13|
|Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Vans USA, LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: VS3HELI|
|Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS:SWITCH|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 8243|
Daimler Vans USA, LLC. "MBUSA" is recalling certain 2019 Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter 1500, 2500, 3500, and 4500 vehicles. If the manual turn-switch that activates the vehicle lights is turned quickly from one lighting position to another, the brightness of the taillights can be significantly reduced or could switch off completely.
Reduced taillight visibility increases the risk of a crash.
MBUSA will notify owners, and Mercedes-Benz or Freightliner Sprinter dealers will update the body control unit software, free of charge. The recall began September 30, 2019. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372. MBUSA's number for this recall is VS3HELI.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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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.