MERCEDES GL550 2013: SEAT BELTS
|Make : MERCEDES||Model : GL550||Year : 2013|
|Build Dates : 2012-05-15 - 2012-10-04|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V166000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2013-05-24||Date Received by ODI: 2013-04-29||Date Added to Database: 2013-04-30|
|Manufacturers Involved: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.|
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|Component: SEAT BELTS|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 256|
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC "Mercedes" is recalling certain model year 2013 GL350 BlueTEC, GL450 4MATIC, GL550 4MATIC, and GL63 AMG vehicles manufactured May 15, 2012 through October 4, 2012. The second row seat belt anchor fitting bolts may not be properly torqued.
If the bolts are not properly torqued, the seat belt anchor bolts may continue to loosen and in the the event of a crash, the belted occupant may not be properly restrained, increasing the risk of injury.
Mercedes-Benz will notify owners and dealers will check, and tighten the bolts of the seat belt anchor fittings, as necessary, free of charge. The recall campaign began on May 24, 2013. Owners may contact Mercedes-Benz 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.