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Mercedes-Benz Recall 2003120006: Mercedes Benz/Seat Belt Buckles

2004 Mercedes-Benz E320

In the event of a crash, the seat occupant may not be properly restrained, increasing the risk of injury.

Seat Belts

Summary
On certain passenger vehicles, some seat belt buckles may have a burr on a metal component of the locking mechanism. The presence of the burr could prevent the seat belt from locking under certain circumstances.
Actions
Dealers will replace the seat belts. Owner notification began on December 22, 2003. Owners should contact Mercedes-Benz at 1-800-367-6372.
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Date Announced
DEC 19, 2003
Vehicles Affected
4,348
Mercedes-Benz Recall #
2003120006
NHTSA Campaign #
03V534000
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