MERCEDES BENZ SPRINTER 2500 2018: LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

Make : MERCEDES BENZ Model : SPRINTER 2500 Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2018-07-04 - 2018-07-19
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V743000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2018-10-24 Date Added to Database: 2018-10-24
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Vans USA, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 76
Summary:
      Daimler Vans USA, LLC "DVUSA" is recalling certain 2018 Freightliner Sprinter 2500 and 3500 and Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles. The right side door latches may have been built with incorrect components. As a result, when the doors are electronically unlocked, the right-side doors may not be able to be opened from inside or outside of the vehicle.
Consequence:
      In the event of a crash, if the right side doors cannot be opened, it could increase the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the locks if necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 11, 2018. Owners may contact DVUSA 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.