MERCEDES BENZ GLC 300 2019: STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

Make : MERCEDES BENZ Model : GLC 300 Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-07-10 - 2018-07-21
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V840000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-06-07 Date Received by ODI: 2018-11-27 Date Added to Database: 2018-11-30
Manufacturers Involved: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 7
Summary:
      Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC "MBUSA" is recalling certain 2019 GLC300 vehicles. An internal sensor within the electric power steering unit may fail, deactivating the power steering assist.
Consequence:
      A loss of electric power steering assist can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering unit, free of charge. The recall began June 7, 2019. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.
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.