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: 0000-00-00||Date Received by ODI: 2018-11-27||Date Added to Database: 2018-11-30|
|Manufacturers Involved: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.|
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|Component: STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 7|
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.
A loss of electric power steering assist can increase the risk of a crash.
MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering unit, free of charge. An interim letter will be mailed beginning January 25, 2019 to notify owners of the issue. A second letter will be mailed once remedy parts are available. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.
|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.