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Mercedes-Benz Recall : Loss Of Electronic Power Steering Assist

2016 Mercedes-Benz Metris

The improperly welded pins may lose contact, deactivating the power steering assist and increasing the risk of a crash.

Steering — Electric Power Assist System

Summary
Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain model year 2015-2017 Mercedes-Benz Metris vans. These vehicles have electrical power steering control units with improperly welded contact pins.
Actions
DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the electric power steering rack, free of charge. An interim notice is expected to be mailed on November 17, 2017. A second notice will be mailed to owners when parts become available. Owners may contact Daimler's customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
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Date Announced
SEP 22, 2017
Vehicles Affected
3
NHTSA Campaign #
17V595000
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