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Mercedes-Benz Recall : Improper Rear Differential Gear Weld

2016 Mercedes-Benz Metris

The weld may fail and result in a loss of power to the wheels, increasing the risk of a crash.

Power Train — Axle Assembly

Summary
Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2016 Mercedes Benz Metris vehicles manufactured from September 1, 2015, through December 31, 2015. The affected vehicles have rear differential gears that may have been improperly welded.
Actions
DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear differential gears, free of charge. The recall began on August 11, 2016. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
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Date Announced
MAY 24, 2016
Vehicles Affected
2
NHTSA Campaign #
16V342000
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