ANNOUNCEMENT: The Car Book 2018 is now online!

Ratings on over 1,000 new & used models going back 5 years, from the Center from Auto Safety. Learn more about The Car Book 2018 here.

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC300 recall

Mercedes-Benz Recall : Steering Column Wiring Harness Incorrectly Routed

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC300

An unexpected air bag deployment or engine stall increases the risk of a crash.

Steering — Column
Electrical System — Wiring

Summary
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2016 GLC 300 vehicles manufactured June 16, 2015, to November 3, 2015, and 2016 GLC 300 4Matic vehicles manufactured July 16, 2015, to November 3, 2015. The steering columns in the affected vehicles may have the wiring harness for the switch module incorrectly routed. As a result, the harness may chafe and the air bag may unexpectedly deploy or the engine may stall.
Actions
MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the wiring harnesses, properly rerouting them as necessary. Any damaged harnesses will be replaced. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall began on April 22, 2016. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.
Documents (11)

Click a tab for more information.

Date Announced
MAR 10, 2016
Vehicles Affected
888
NHTSA Campaign #
16V146000
Find something helpful? Spread the word.

Become a Fan & Spread the Word