MERCEDES BENZ SPRINTER 3500 2017: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Make : MERCEDES BENZ Model : SPRINTER 3500 Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-01-19 - 2017-11-14
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V113000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-04-03 Date Received by ODI: 2018-02-15 Date Added to Database: 2018-02-20
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Vans USA, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 17
Summary:
      Daimler Vans USA, LLC "DVUSA" is recalling certain 2016-2017 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 and Sprinter 3500 vehicles, equipped with folding seats "sales code S20". The unloaded vehicle weight "UVW" label on these incomplete vehicles may be incorrect.
Consequence:
      The incorrect UVW label can result in final stage manufacturers exceeding the maximum vehicle weight once the vehicle is completed. A vehicle that exceeds its maximum weight has an increased risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the UVW label and inspect the vehicle to make sure that it is not overloaded, free of charge. The recall began on April 3, 2018. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service 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.