MERCEDES BENZ SPRINTER 3500 2019: SEATS

Make : MERCEDES BENZ Model : SPRINTER 3500 Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-10-21 - 2018-11-21
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V800000
Date Owner's Notified: 2020-03-09 Date Received by ODI: 2019-11-06 Date Added to Database: 2019-11-07
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Vans USA, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: VS3SITZVER
Component: SEATS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3
Summary:
      Daimler Vans USA, LLC "DVUSA" is recalling certain 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Freightliner vehicles. A seam on the height adjuster for the front seats may have been insufficiently welded.
Consequence:
      In the event of a crash, the weld seam may break and cause the seat cushion to shift forward, increasing the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the tilt adjuster for the front seats, free of charge. DVUSA issued owners an interim notification on December 19, 2019. The recall began March 9, 2020. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267. DVUSA's number for this recall is VS3SITZVER.
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.